October 10, 2017
4 Steps to Clearer Communications
Before year-end fundraising goes into high gear, take stock of your communications by answering key questions, simplifying your message, creating a clear call to action, and spreading the word.
September 28, 2017
A Checklist and Sample Contracts for More Effective Crowdfunding
The University of California at Berkeley is raising hundreds of thousands of dollars a year for its projects, thanks to the guarantees and guidance it gives volunteer fundraisers.
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.
September 25, 2017
Roundup: Fundraising in the Trump Era
The election of President Trump has proven a bonanza for some charities in whipping up support, while others fear the revenue impact of budget cuts.
August 30, 2017
6 Steps to Ensure a Successful Editorial-Board Meeting
Research the members of the board, prepare carefully, set expectations, and manage your attendees to make the most of these sessions.
August 08, 2017
A Tool to Help Nonprofits Assess Volunteer-Run Fundraising Campaigns
A water charity developed a "decision matrix" that lays out in columns and rows the kind of backing the organization will provide for its supporters' DIY events.
August 01, 2017
A Tool Kit for Creating a Powerful Visual Identity
Two branding strategists offer advice on the key questions to ask and the elements to consider in designing logos and communications that attract and engage donors.
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