Our Pinterest Board is full of quotes that inspire people to give back. But we want to know, what inspires you?
Using this app is a simple way to create social change.
In this month's Nonprofit Blog Carnival, Rad Campaign is exploring how nonprofits can effectively engage the quickest growing, most connected people online: Millennials and Generation Z. With so much information, advertising, and online...Show More Summary
Rad Campaign, one of the most fun web agencies that you will ever tech out with, is hiring a Web Developer.
I hope everyone is having a good week. Let’s wind […]
A cultural discomfort with the use of power by the “few” can undermine social sector organizations’ performance and impact.
Here’s part four of our interview with Andy Robinson (30 year veteran of board trainings)-in this section he talks about how to help every […]
You know it’s there, lurking in the shadows of your workload. You try to avoid it, but sooner or later it must be dealt with. Your organization is relying on you to step in and be the hero. Now is the time to take a stand and conquer your fears. It is time to take [...] The post Taming the Special Event Monster appeared first on FundraisingCoach.com.
“How many media hits should we getting?” As in the case of so many fundamentally useless metrics — such as the number of Facebook “Likes” or “page views” — most organizations are posing the wrong question. In a thoughtful gift to the sector, M+R, the media and fundraising consultancy, has just released the inaugural edition […]
Large health care systems are beginning to invest core operating dollars in connecting their patients to community resources, in service of the ultimate solution to better costs and outcomes: keeping patients healthy.
If you handle media relations for your nonprofit, it […]
Editor’s note: In honor of VM Summit 16, which is all about corporate/ nonprofit collaboration, this series of volunteerism-related blog posts will take one topic and explain how it’s relevant to both groups. Today’s topic? Skills-based volunteering. Check out our … Continue reading ?
There was a very disturbing report last week. An NPR poll found that half of Americans who work 50-plus hours a week don’t take all or most of the vacation they’ve earned. And among those who do take vacations, 30% say they do “a significant amount” of work while on vacation. Show More Summary
Civil Society Fundraising Blog reports on a UK study that found something that won't surprise experienced fundraisers: Victim blaming: why donors care less about wars than earthquakes. That's right: When it comes to humanitarian disasters, donors are much more likely to give when the disaster is natural than when it's manmade. Show More Summary
This is part three of an interview with Andy Robinson, board trainer par excellence, where he talks about 2 exercises you can do right […]
However imaginative your fundraising tactics might be, beyond your most committed cadre of donors, you still face resistance to giving. Here, courtesy of Marketing Profs, are five psychological principles to consider that might help you understand and overcome that resistance. Show More Summary
The Atlantic Philanthropies and its network of partners are using advocacy and communications to end capital punishment in the United States once and for all.
The Netflix show contains some important social justice messages.
It’s been a pretty tough year for communities across the nation.