February 14, 2017

5 Steps to Building Ties with Corporate Employees

Volunteer help, pro bono support, and eventually money can come from building ties with employees at companies.

Special Report
June 01, 2016

How Much America’s Biggest Companies Give to Charity: an Exclusive Chronicle Study

A Chronicle survey of America’s biggest companies found that donations grew 2 percent in 2015 compared with the previous year. Meanwhile, companies are increasingly integrating philanthropy throughout their business operations.

April 14, 2016

5 Steps a Nonprofit Should Take When Entering a Partnership With a Company

Nonprofit leaders offer advice on how to draft an agreement with a company that sponsors a corporate-volunteer event or a cause-marketing campaign.

March 25, 2016

Podcast: How Nonprofits and Corporations Can Join Forces

Daryl Brewster, chief executive of CECP, discusses the future of corporate social responsibility and how companies decide what causes to support.

Tool Kit
February 09, 2016

How to Attract Corporate Philanthropy

A guide to the sometimes confusing world of business philanthropy, including social-responsibility departments, corporate foundations, marketing divisions, and more.

November 05, 2015

10 Questions a Board Should Ask Before Hiring a New Leader

Two recruiting consultants provide key questions a board should answer before starting a search for a new executive director or president.

October 09, 2015

Vodka, Dogs, and a Nonprofit Love Story

As the founder of Tito’s Handmade Vodka has raised money and awareness for a veterinary nonprofit in Texas, the groups have discovered they are bound by their ideals as well as their devotion to canines.

September 23, 2015

How to Fix 5 Common Board-Meeting Problems

By making the most of members’ time and energy during meetings, you can help trustees better serve your nonprofit.

September 22, 2015

Top 10 Things to Consider Before Joining a Board

A foundation executive director and board chair share key questions to answer before a prospective member commits to serving on a board. 

September 17, 2015

10 Tips for a Better Crisis Communications Strategy

Nonprofit and crisis experts offer guidance on how to communicate effectively during a crisis.