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Tool Kits

Browse these collections of our most relevant advice on fundraising, grant seeking, communications, careers, and executive leadership. Each tool kit contains a curated selection of articles and tools to help nonprofit leaders succeed on the job.

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    Understanding and Tapping Into Donor-Advised Funds

    These philanthropic accounts have become the preferred giving vehicle for many donors. Use this collection of articles and other resources to learn how charities can connect with fund holders.
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    How to Win DAF Gifts: Advice From the Archives

    Donors who put money into donor-advised funds aren’t all that different from everyone else; they just have one more option for making charitable gifts. We’ve mined our archive for recent articles, webinars, and advice to help your organization develop strategies for connecting with donors who give this way.
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    Achieving Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: a Curated Guide to Help Nonprofits

    While nonprofit leaders and employees have long talked about the need to improve diversity, equity, and inclusion, the pandemic’s impact on communities of color and renewed calls for racial justice have underscored that need. Even before Covid, some nonprofit leaders wondered how to begin this…
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    Chronicle Advice on How to Respond to Covid-19

    Chronicle resources to help your nonprofit adapt its policies and operations, keep donors close despite social distancing, and continue serving the community during difficult times.
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    How to Make the Most of GivingTuesday or Any Giving Day

    Some nonprofits spend months planning creative digital campaigns for the fundraising sprint. Others use the day to thank donors or inspire their supporters to give back in other ways.
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    How Foundations Can Foster Diversity and Inclusion

    A collection of articles to help grant makers diversify their staff and boards and advance equity in their communities.
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    How to Diversify Your Nonprofit’s Board

    Advice to help you recruit trustees with varied backgrounds and experiences to ensure an inclusive approach to governance.
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    How to Build a Diverse Nonprofit Staff

    A collection of Chronicle resources to help your nonprofit take concrete steps to hire people from a variety of backgrounds and create a culture that welcomes diverse perspectives.
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    Top 20 Resources of 2019

    Catch up with your peers. Find out which topics and how-to articles topped our charts in 2019.
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    This Year’s Most Popular Webinars

    Every month we develop new webinars with guest experts to help you do your job better and more easily. Here are the five sessions that drew the most eyes in 2019.