Article
July 27, 2017

How to Keep Your Charity Neutral in a Partisan World

Nonprofit leaders offer smart tips for remaining apolitical to build bipartisan support among lawmakers and donors. The advice can also benefit groups that take a neutral stance but are plunged unexpectedly into a political controversy, as happened to the Boy Scouts this week after President Trump made a speech at its jamboree that included partisan political comments.

Article
June 29, 2017

Dumbledore’s Army Comes to Life in Harry Potter-Inspired Nonprofit

How one nonprofit channels fans’ passion for pop culture into social activism.

Article
June 28, 2017

Flexibility and Openness Are Key to Revitalizing Older Charities

Nonprofits with long legacies must adapt by giving donors and volunteers more options and less time-consuming ways to get involved, experts say.

Tool Kit
June 13, 2017

Coverage and Tools About Fostering Diversity and Inclusion at Your Nonprofit

A collection of resources about building a diverse staff and board, what foundations are doing to help, and more — including how to take advantage of an effort by a group of businesses that announced Monday they are pursuing more diverse and inclusive workplaces.

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Develop messaging to inspire donors

Campbell & Co shows how online surveys can help you maximize your investment in marketing collateral

 

Article
June 08, 2017

6 Things Charities Should Know About America’s Shifting Demographics

As of the 2010 census, the under-5-year-old population was already majority-minority, and other facts about the rapid changes taking place in the United States.

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
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
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.

Article
March 16, 2017

5 Tips for Nonprofit Leaders to Avoid ‘Mission Creep’

When financial pressure or personal concern makes new causes tempting, remember where your nonprofit’s strengths lie.

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Harness technology for fundraising success

Five tips from Campbell & Co on leveraging technology to further your mission