Article
April 06, 2017

Coaching Board Members for Advocacy Pays Big Dividends

Trustees’ connections and community clout can be invaluable for the nonprofits they serve, but these assets are often underused. Experts share their secrets on how to motivate board members to make your case to legislators and policy makers.

Article
April 05, 2017

Questions to Ask When Hiring Fundraisers

Veteran fundraisers offer tips on how to handle interviews with prospective gift officers.

Article
April 04, 2017

Tools for Times of Budget Cuts and Belt Tightening

A collection of case studies, fundraising advice, and other resources for managing nonprofit finances in tough times.

Article
April 04, 2017

What It Takes to Make Charity-Celebrity Partnerships Work

Charity leaders and the stars themselves dish about the ins and outs of working with big names to raise big money.

Article
March 29, 2017

Recruiting for Nonprofit Jobs in a Rural Locale Takes Creativity

When their organizations operate far from a big city, hiring managers need patience and a passionate belief in their cause to lure talent.

Tool Kit
March 29, 2017

Tips and Tools for Building Strong Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Programs

A collection of resources to help nonprofits attract loyal volunteer fundraisers and build a strong sense of community among supporters.

Article
March 28, 2017

College Doubles Down on Phone-athons for $1 Billion Campaign

Fundraisers at William & Mary believe an old-fashioned technique will help them round up young donors and meet an ambitious goal.

Article
March 23, 2017

Turn Your Nonprofit’s Trustees Into Master Advocates

Board members make some of the best advocates for a charity’s mission. Here’s how to make them comfortable in that role.

Article
March 22, 2017

How to Lead Your Team Through a Stressful Time

Experts advise facing sources of stress head on and communicating frequently with colleagues about how you plan to address them.

Checklist
March 21, 2017

6 Must-Haves for a Successful Peer-to-Peer Program

Arm your volunteer fundraisers with tools they need to bring in donations. Here are some necessities.