Article
January 19, 2017

5 Ways College Fundraisers Can Help Academics Attract Big Gifts

Development offices can help deans and professors overcome their aversion to raising money by taking it a step at a time, starting with understanding the academic mind-set.

Audio
January 18, 2017

Audio: How Colorado State Fundraisers Make Phone-athons Work

Listen to a mock fundraising call, and see guidelines and survey questions, for tips on how Colorado State University has boosted graduates’ giving by phone.

Article
January 12, 2017

How to Pitch Your Nonprofit to the Media

Research, careful wording, and flexible timing can help you get a reporter’s attention.

Data
January 11, 2017

Network for Good Reports Post-Holiday Giving Slump

Online donations to the giving platform dropped from a high of more than $13 million on December 31 to a low of less than $266,000 on January 7.

Sponsor-Produced Resource

Demystifying Credit Card Processing for Nonprofits

The types of credit card accounts, fees, as well as the myriad of solutions, can be confusing. This article includes tips for success as well as possible pitfalls to avoid.

Tool Kit
January 11, 2017

How to Build a Diverse Nonprofit Staff and Board

A collection of Chronicle resources to help you bring on employees and leaders with a wide variety of backgrounds.

Article
January 10, 2017

4 Ways to Modernize a College Phone-athon Program

A top Colorado State fundraiser talks about how the university is using data analytics and a personal touch to keep money flowing in by phone.

Article
January 05, 2017

10 Ways to Work Smarter in 2017

Nonprofit leaders offer tips for improving productivity and effectiveness.

Article
January 04, 2017

Nonprofit That Trained Caseworkers to Coach Clients Sees Less Employee Burnout

Professional coaching gave caseworkers new tools to help social-service clients and offered a bonus — less stress for the caseworkers. 

Article
January 03, 2017

Foundation Gives Young Women Chance to Make Grant Decisions

A new fellowship in New York City lets teens call the shots on which nonprofits to fund.

Article
December 29, 2016

Editors’ Picks: The Year’s Best Career Resources

Revisit our top advice of 2016 for job-seeking, starting off in a new place, or growing in your current role.

Sponsor-Produced Resource

Directory of Services: Find Products and Services to Help Support Your Mission

The Directory is a digital resource that helps you connect with vendors who help nonprofit organizations accomplish their fundraising goals and support their organizational strategy.