September 14, 2017

How a Board Revamped and a New Junior Board Kick-Started Giving at LatinoJustice

A cadre of young new leaders brought fresh ideas — and more money — to an organization that dared to shake up its board membership and the way it operated.

September 13, 2017

Jewish Community Groups Team Up to Draw Planned Gifts

The Harold Grinspoon Foundation provides coaching, training, and incentive grants to encourage nonprofits to seek long-term sustainability by pursuing legacy gifts together.

September 12, 2017

How to Connect With Wealthy Young Donors

To inspire rich millennials to give, be prepared to listen and introduce them to philanthropic mentors.

September 11, 2017

August Sees Spike in Online Giving to Network for Good

The total rose 81 percent over July and 73 percent over August of last year. The number of donors more than doubled.

September 11, 2017

Nonprofit Offers Guidance for Charities Worried About Deportation Raids

A legal group outlines legal rights of nonprofits and immigrants in the event of an immigration enforcement action.

September 07, 2017

5 Smart Fundraising Tips From Wealthy Donors

Rich people are often bombarded with gift requests. The Chronicle mined its recent coverage for the best suggestions on how fundraisers can elevate their organization’s pitch above the din.

September 07, 2017

How 2 Nonprofit Leaders Made Diversity a Priority

The white leaders of two groups serving diverse communities changed recruiting methods and sought counsel from peers of color to make their staffs and boards better reflect the populations they serve.

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 29, 2017

Cultivating Diverse Donors Requires Cultural Sensitivity and Common Sense

Cast aside assumptions and stereotypes, but don’t ignore a donor’s cultural background.

August 24, 2017

How to Find Big Donors Among the Women in Your Database

A prospect-research expert provides tips for the hunt for major gifts. The piece includes Readiness Checklists to help you identify prospective female donors — both within your database and elsewhere.