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 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.
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.
June 27, 2017
5 Reasons Your Communications Strategy Should Include Editorial Boards
Editorials and op-ed columns can influence public perceptions of your cause. Engaging with the people who write and edit them makes it more likely they will consider your perspectives and proposals before they publish.
June 20, 2017
How to Shape Your Fundraising to Reach Donors of Different Ages
Fundraisers and researchers discuss how to keep aging donors in the fold while also appealing to millennials and Gen Xers.
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.
June 07, 2017
Strengthen Your Nonprofit Communications: Study Reveals Skills Gaps and Suggests Steps for Improvement
A new report by the Communications Network offers nonprofit leaders tips for building a strong communications team.
Demystifying Credit Card Processing for Nonprofits
The types of credit card accounts, fees, as well as the myriad of solutions, can be confusing. This article includes tips for success as well as possible pitfalls to avoid.