Tool Kit
January 11, 2017

How to Build a Diverse Nonprofit Staff and Board

A collection of Chronicle resources to help you bring on employees and leaders with a wide variety of backgrounds.

January 10, 2017

4 Ways to Modernize a College Phone-athon Program

A top Colorado State fundraiser talks about how the university is using data analytics and a personal touch to keep money flowing in by phone.

January 05, 2017

10 Ways to Work Smarter in 2017

Nonprofit leaders offer tips for improving productivity and effectiveness.

January 04, 2017

Nonprofit That Trained Caseworkers to Coach Clients Sees Less Employee Burnout

Professional coaching gave caseworkers new tools to help social-service clients and offered a bonus — less stress for the caseworkers. 

January 03, 2017

Foundation Gives Young Women Chance to Make Grant Decisions

A new fellowship in New York City lets teens call the shots on which nonprofits to fund.

December 29, 2016

Editors’ Picks: The Year’s Best Career Resources

Revisit our top advice of 2016 for job-seeking, starting off in a new place, or growing in your current role.

Tool Kit
December 28, 2016

Readers’ Choice: The Top 10 Resources of 2016

Building a culture of philanthropy, cultivating midlevel donors, and managing workplace stress were among the topics our readers turned to most this year.

Tool Kit
December 27, 2016

Tips for Thanking (and Keeping) Donors

A collection of tools and advice that can make the difference between getting a one-time gift and cultivating a longtime supporter.

Tool Kit
December 22, 2016

How to Make the Most of the Final Fundraising Week of the Year

A collection of advice to help you draw more dollars in the waning days of 2016.

December 21, 2016

Grant Makers Can Do a Better Job Handling Risk. Here’s How.

Foundations take a variety of steps to assess potential projects and protect resources, but too often they either seek to avoid risk or, worse, fail to acknowledge it.