July 13, 2017
Case Study: How a Volunteer-Led Grass-Roots Campaign Sparked Big Giving Among Women
Dartmouth College officials were dubious, but the effort netted gifts of $100,000 or more from 114 alumnae.
July 12, 2017
Number of Donors Who Gave Via Network for Good Has Jumped
About 20 percent more people made contributions in June 2017 than in June 2016, but the number of nonprofits that received gifts rose only 1.7 percent during that time.
July 05, 2017
Case Study: Why This Annual-Giving Leader Still Relies on the Phone-athon
At Davidson College, phone campaigns are critical to keeping the alumni-participation rate around 60 percent a year, one of the best in higher education.
June 20, 2017
How to Shape Your Fundraising to Reach Donors of Different Ages
Fundraisers and researchers discuss how to keep aging donors in the fold while also appealing to millennials and Gen Xers.
June 15, 2017
Silicon Valley Success Stories Upend Traditional Fundraising
Top-flight universities and fast-growing pledge networks are winning over entrepreneurs, hoping for big gifts when start-ups strike it rich.
June 08, 2017
6 Things Charities Should Know About America’s Shifting Demographics
As of the 2010 census, the under-5-year-old population was already majority-minority, and other facts about the rapid changes taking place in the United States.
May 23, 2017
3rd U.S. Red Nose Day Makes Big Bet on Facebook Fundraising Tools
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is matching up to $1 million in donations made to the event through the social network.