August 04, 2017
Online Giving to Network for Good Slumps in July
Donors gave 28 percent less money via the platform than in June. On the bright side, 12.6 percent more donors made contributions last month than in July 2016.
August 04, 2017
Group Offers New Online Practice Test for Fundraising Certification
The goal is to give fundraisers a sense of confidence before taking the four-hour, 200-question credentialing exam.
July 28, 2017
Celebrating Success: How Fundraisers Mark Accomplishments
Symbolic traditions, surprise parties, and specialty drinks are some ways you told us your organizations recognize achievements.
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 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.