October 17, 2017
Families in which women drive or participate equally in giving decisions report greater satisfaction with their lives.
October 17, 2017
More than 40 percent of respondents in a new study said they’d give to arts organizations this year but don’t necessarily view them as providing cultural experiences.
October 17, 2017
Less than a quarter of higher-education fundraisers say giving by millennial alumni is rising, and half say its flat, according to a new study. That may be because communications campaigns aren’t aimed at them.
October 10, 2017
Universities, museums, and other organizations balance sensitivity to local donors with the need to position themselves for post-storm appeals.
October 03, 2017
The Chronicle examines giving trends nationwide through exclusive analysis of Internal Revenue Service data. See charitable-donation figures from every state, metropolitan area, and county.
September 14, 2017
Speakers at The Chronicle’s Philanthropy NEXT conference discussed race, gender, and sexual orientation in philanthropy.
September 07, 2017
To attract more gifts from affluent donors, fundraisers should ask them to support specific projects and avoid asking for unrestricted dollars, says Penelope Burk, who conducted the study.
September 06, 2017
Research shows donors without kids give more, both during their lifetimes and in bequests, and fundraisers are taking family status into account in shaping stewardship strategies.
August 29, 2017
An effort by Facebook to raise money was so popular, it caused a key donation website to crash. Meanwhile, New Orleans residents are contributing money and expertise as they seek to pay back Houston for help it offered during Katrina.
August 24, 2017
Years of research, availability to news media, and donors’ need to express moral outrage have increased gifts significantly in the week since the "Unite the Right" rally’s violence.
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Raising small amounts from lots of donors is just as important for many nonprofits as attracting big gifts. Join The Chronicle and guest experts to learn which direct-response tactics yield the greatest return.
July 17, 2017
The Global Emergency Response Coalition formed by Mercy Corps, Save the Children, and other groups aims to raise money to keep 20 million people in Africa and the Middle East from starving — and might offer a model for other nonprofits.
July 14, 2017
Eight of the world's largest relief groups will raise money together to alleviate starvation in three African countries and Yemen. Also, the University of Louisville Foundation comes under state investigation, and Howard Buffett gives a philanthropic boost to his adopted Illinois hometown.
June 23, 2017
Donors — especially millennials — are poised to ramp up their philanthropy, motivated in part by their improved financial situations and President Trump’s rise, according to a forthcoming report.
June 20, 2017
Fundraisers and researchers discuss how to keep aging donors in the fold while also appealing to millennials and Gen Xers.
June 08, 2017
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.
May 18, 2017
The annual survey by the Giving USA Foundation offers a state-by-state overview of the regulations governing registration and fundraising.
May 09, 2017
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.