August 10, 2016

1 in 3 Charities Ignores Online Queries From Donors, Study Says

Twenty-seven percent of the organizations surveyed also disabled Facebook Messenger, according to a new report by two fundraising consulting companies.

August 09, 2016

Podcast: Making the Most of a Myriad of Fundraising Tools

Digital strategist Peter Panepento shares some surprising findings from his recent survey on how nonprofits are mixing and matching from a growing array of ways to reach donors.

August 05, 2016

International Aid Groups Get Most Media Attention of Nonprofit Causes, Study Says

Organizations that work to address poverty in the United States saw the least coverage. January was the weakest month for news about nonprofits.

July 07, 2016

How to Use Design Sprints to Tackle Creative Projects

Focusing on just one project without distraction for a few days can yield big results. 

June 23, 2016

5 Steps to Take to Develop a Communications Strategy

Advice for developing a nonprofit communications plan in-house.

June 17, 2016

Podcast: A PR Leader’s Tips on Communicating for a Cause

Jack Leslie, chairman of Weber Shandwick, discusses the public-relations firm’s "Civility in America" report and building effective cause-based marketing strategies.

June 07, 2016

How Fundraisers Can Deal With Donors Who Have a Different Worldview

What to do when a donor wants to talk politics — or uses old-fashioned terms that make you cringe.

Special Report
May 02, 2016

The Best of Online Fundraising 2016

Online fundraising is hard, but smart charities have shown that it can done successfully with innovative thinking and smart planning.

May 02, 2016

Best of Online Fundraising: Tactics That Work

The Chronicle asked experts and readers to identify charities that stand out in their use of the Internet to gain support and sell their causes.

April 19, 2016

How and Why to Ask Big Donors for Feedback

One nonprofit shares its donor survey.