June 16, 2017
Proceeds from the annual benefit more than doubled last year's total as ticket sales skyrocketed in the wake of the gun attack on Republican lawmakers at a practice field. Also, Illinois nonprofits lose a round in court in their battle to secure state payments held up by a budget impasse.
June 15, 2017
Lawmakers will take the field as scheduled tonight to raise money for D.C. charities, despite Wednesday's gun attack on a Republican congressional baseball team at a pregame practice. Also, Harvard's president announces her exit, and San Diego takes the crown in Charity Navigator's ranking of big-city nonprofit communities.
June 14, 2017
Also, plans to overhaul the health-care system could set the stage for faster growth of crowdfunding websites, and how better marketing could draw more donations to help Syrian refugees.
June 12, 2017
Also, the Gates Foundation and Rotary International spearhead $1.2 billion in new fundraising for the push to eradicate polio, and Warren Buffett's annual auction of a lunch date fetches $2.68 million for a San Francisco social-service charity.
June 07, 2017
The president's company reportedly billed his son's foundation for hundreds of thousands of dollars for fundraising golf tournaments held at a Trump course. Also, charities could see as much as $700 million from a 2018 auction of David Rockefeller's art collection.
June 06, 2017
Also, the Supreme Court rules that faith-affiliated hospitals need not abide by federal regulations on insuring employee pensions, and an art critic mounts a climate-based case for cultural institutions to reject Koch philanthropy.
May 16, 2017
Also, the Trump administration expands the antiabortion "gag rule" on U.S. funding for global health programs, and the Obama Foundation reports ramped-up fundraising and hires a program chief.
May 15, 2017
Also, nonprofits that hold galas at Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate have reported a fundraising boost at events since the election, and the foundation building Barack Obama's presidential library opts out of traditional federal support for such institutions.
May 02, 2017
Nonprofits are stepping up efforts to help their supporters bring in new donors online. In this special report we give you examples of what's working, explain the tools you need, and provide guidance on how your charity can get started.
May 02, 2017
Charities are stepping up efforts to help their supporters raise money from friends. While the amount of money raised is still relatively small, the tactics help nonprofits expand their web of connections to potential donors.