Background Paper
May 18, 2017

New Tool Outlines Changes to States’ Charity Regulations

The annual survey by the Giving USA Foundation offers a state-by-state overview of the regulations governing registration and fundraising.

Tool Kit
May 09, 2017

Understanding and Tapping Into Donor-Advised Funds

These philanthropic accounts have become the preferred giving vehicle for many donors. Use this collection of articles and other resources to learn how charities can connect with fund holders.

Data
May 05, 2017

Online Giving to Network for Good Is Climbing Year Over Year

Both the number of donors and the amount they gave increased by more than 11 percent in April compared to the same month in 2016.

Article
May 02, 2017

How to Build a Strong Women’s Philanthropy Program

What it takes to attract female donors to your cause, plus six easy ways to build long-term relationships with women.

Sponsor-Produced Resource

Directory of Services: Find Products and Services to Help Support Your Mission

The Directory is a digital resource that helps you connect with vendors who help nonprofit organizations accomplish their fundraising goals and support their organizational strategy.

Checklist
April 27, 2017

How to Block Your Nonprofit’s Online Ads From Offensive Sites

Ensure your advertising doesn’t appear on websites that run counter to your mission or could blacken your brand.

Article
April 20, 2017

Fundraising Advice: Mailing-List Segmentation for Beginners

Splitting supporters into subgroups can help you pinpoint messages, improve programs, and assess what types of appeals and extras work best for which donors.

Article
March 28, 2017

College Doubles Down on Phone-athons for $1 Billion Campaign

Fundraisers at William & Mary believe an old-fashioned technique will help them round up young donors and meet an ambitious goal.

Article
March 08, 2017

How to Use Data to Boost Giving

Tell a story, and present information that matters to donors in a format that’s easy to understand.

Article
March 01, 2017

How Nonprofits Can Be Ready When News Breaks

Even small organizations should be prepared to respond quickly to a crisis — or a big fundraising opportunity. Experts explain the key steps.

Article
February 16, 2017

5 Ways to Raise Money When Donors Are Consumed by Nonstop News

Don’t give up just because your cause isn’t the topic of the moment.

Sponsor-Produced Resource

Divest-Invest Kickstarts the Clean Energy Transition

This 2015 report by Divest-Invest Philanthropy and Europeans for Divest-Invest examines the history and success of the dynamic fossil fuel divestment movement, and provides answers to frequently asked questions about the implications for the institutional investor.