How To Diversify Your Nonprofit Board
September 23, 2021 at 12:52 pm

Building a multi-faceted board can help your nonprofit organization make better decisions, diversify its supporter base and better serve the community. While everyone understands the need for diversification, many nonprofit professionals and board members don’t know where to begin...

The NCAA—America’s Worst Nonprofit?
June 30, 2021 at 12:37 pm

Helping nonprofits in their sincere efforts to make the world a better place makes one very sensitive to organizations that use their nonprofit status for purely financial gain. There is one group that comes to our attention as particularly egregious. We’re talking about the National Collegiate Athletic Association—the NCAA...

‘I’m Speaking,’ Explained
March 18, 2021 at 11:39 am

A 2020 United Nations report notes that women lacked the political and human rights to protect their safety if they spoke up.

Careers in Fundraising
October 23, 2020 at 11:53 am

If you plan to have a career in fundraising, enjoy it. If you are not fully committed to this profession, change careers.

Skin Color, Bias and Charity
October 23, 2020 at 11:48 am

We have written about the power of “in-groups” and “out-groups.” Simply put, people define themselves in terms of social groupings and are quick to diminish others who aren’t a part of them. Those who share some defining characteristic(s) are part of our in-group, and those who don’t are in our out-group. 

Want Diversity? Make It the Law
August 25, 2020 at 12:42 pm

Why aren’t nonprofits seeing more gains in diversity? Because we keep trying to cure the symptom instead of the disease.