August 16, 2017

How the Junior League Got Its Groove Back

A large-scale membership survey and long-term planning helped the Association of Junior Leagues International adapt to meet the needs of today’s volunteers.

August 15, 2017

Keys to Crafting Appeals for a Broad Array of Donors

Fundraisers and marketing consultants share tips for producing materials with diverse audiences in mind.

Tool Kit
August 11, 2017

It's a Dog's Life: Canine-Focused Nonprofit Fundraising Campaigns

A collection of stories and resources about man's best friend in fundraising and philanthropy, for use during these dog days of summer or any time of year.

August 09, 2017

Impact Investing for Beginners: Advice From Experts

Foundation and nonprofit leaders share lessons learned from investments designed to reap social as well as financial gains.

August 08, 2017

A Tool to Help Nonprofits Assess Volunteer-Run Fundraising Campaigns

A water charity developed a "decision matrix" that lays out in columns and rows the kind of backing the organization will provide for its supporters' DIY events.

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.

August 03, 2017

How to Plan a Financial-Wellness Day for Your Staff

Help your employees spend time during a designated workday to create a household budget, negotiate lower bills, plan for retirement, and more.

August 01, 2017

A Tool Kit for Creating a Powerful Visual Identity

Two branding strategists offer advice on the key questions to ask and the elements to consider in designing logos and communications that attract and engage donors.

Special Report
August 01, 2017

15 New Fundraising Ideas That Worked

The Chronicle staff reports on colleges, hospitals, social-service organizations, and other nonprofits that took a risk and got results. 

August 01, 2017

15 New Fundraising Ideas That Worked, Part I

The 92nd Street Y excites donors with cool technology, a ballet steals an airline tactic, and more.