Tool Kit
May 11, 2017

How to Be a Better Nonprofit Manager

A collection of resources to help charity leaders resolve conflict, motivate employees, and assess whether they’re ready to move up to a higher position.

Checklist
May 10, 2017

Steps to Take Before Submitting a Joint Grant Proposal

Get experts' opinions on your proposal, list possible collaborators who could boost your project’s credibility, and more ways to increase the likelihood of success.

Article
May 09, 2017

Women Show Big Generational Divide in Giving, Study Says

Baby-boomer women are much more confident and strategic in their giving than millennial women, who often cite emotional factors, according to data from Fidelity Charitable.

Tool Kit
May 09, 2017

Understanding and Tapping Into Donor-Advised Funds

These philanthropic accounts have become the preferred giving vehicle for many donors. Use this collection of articles and other resources to learn how charities can connect with fund holders.

Video
May 08, 2017

Veteran Major-Gift Fundraisers Offer Tips to Newcomers

Practice your pitch in front of the mirror — or in front of your kids — and more advice from the Association of Fundraising Professionals conference.

Article
May 04, 2017

How Arts and Culture Groups Can Gain Lawmakers’ Support

Use data and powerful stories to help members of Congress see the value of your nonprofit.

Article
May 02, 2017

How to Build a Strong Women’s Philanthropy Program

What it takes to attract female donors to your cause, plus six easy ways to build long-term relationships with women.

Article
May 02, 2017

What Nonprofit Newsrooms Can Teach Charities About Online Engagement

ProPublica and the Texas Tribune offer practical lessons on building ties with an information-hungry audience.

Article
May 02, 2017

Donors Give More to Paid Fundraisers Than to Volunteers, Study Finds

People gave more often and in larger amounts when door-to-door fundraisers said they were being paid, according to new research.

Article
May 01, 2017

Keys to Low Staff Turnover: One Nonprofit’s Advice

At the Red Cross's Indiana state chapter, hiring fundraisers who've worked previously with other staffers has helped foster team spirit and boost retention.