Article
September 19, 2017

A Key to Getting Corporate Money: Find Employees to Champion Your Cause

Corporate philanthropy increasingly takes its cues from "employee resource groups," which get direction from individual staff members passionate about charitable causes.

Article
August 17, 2017

How One Nonprofit Made Corporate Mentoring Work

Math-education charity Reasoning Mind teamed up with Deloitte for a training program that has yielded benefits for both sides.

Background Paper
July 18, 2017

How to Work With Pro Bono Tech Support

Questions to ask, skills to look for, and other things to consider before you enlist volunteer technical help.

Article
June 06, 2017

How to Improve Your Odds for Winning Corporate Grants

It can be hard to get a foot in the door — but once you do, corporate foundations want to build lasting relationships, not just cut checks.

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Develop messaging to inspire donors

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

 

Checklist
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.

Checklist
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.

Audio
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.

Article
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.

Sponsor-Produced Resource

Optimizing your website for fundraising

Campbell & Co shows how your website’s architecture can influence donor behavior