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.

Template
December 14, 2016

How to Build a Communication Plan for a Merger

Two Boston homeless-services charities made sure important constituencies knew about their impending union and got answers to key questions before the merger was made public.

Tool Kit
December 07, 2016

A Guide to Creating Nonprofit Videos

A collection of Chronicle resources to help you craft captivating videos and get them on donors’ screens.

Article
November 15, 2016

Young Women Help Drive Giving, Study Finds

Female members of millennial and Gen X households are influencing them to donate more, according to new research.

Sponsor-Produced Resource

Divest-Invest Kickstarts the Clean Energy Transition

This 2015 report by Divest-Invest Philanthropy and Europeans for Divest-Invest examines the history and success of the dynamic fossil fuel divestment movement, and provides answers to frequently asked questions about the implications for the institutional investor.

Checklist
November 09, 2016

7 Steps for Preventing Office Culture Shock

Using signals and training to help new employees understand workplace norms benefits the whole organization in the long run.

Background Paper
October 19, 2016

How Nonprofits Serving Latinos Can Build Strong Ties

A new communications guide outlines steps to take to reach Hispanic communities and explains how to gauge your success.

Article
September 28, 2016

Creating Top-Notch Videos for Your Nonprofit

Experts share advice on how to produce powerful clips that draw online attention to your mission and work.

Template
September 14, 2016

A Tool to Plan a Compelling Nonprofit Video

Creating videos is more work than you might think. Here’s a guide to planning ahead to produce a great video and make the best use of it.

Article
September 12, 2016

How Charities Can Communicate With the People They Serve

A biweekly advice column in which Allison Fine answers your questions about nonprofit careers and leadership.

Article
September 06, 2016

How a Family Foundation Shaped an Urgent National Issue

Through a fellowship program, a family foundation and a communications firm prepared pain experts to raise awareness about ways to better manage chronic pain.

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.