Stories From Feb 2019

Feb 27, 2019

Ep 23: The Nonprofit Experience Experience

This week, as we bid farewell to our multimedia producer David Mueller, he sits down with PJ Managing Editor Sandy Cyr to discuss the evolution of the podcast and share some of his favorite moments from Seasons 1 & 2.

Feb 25, 2019

Growing Your Social Donor Base

The future of fundraising is social, and Social Donors will play an important role in helping nonprofits reach their fundraising goals.

Feb 25, 2019

5 Proven Strategies for Converting Volunteers to Donors

87% of volunteers say there is a relationship between their volunteer behavior and the causes they support financially.

Feb 25, 2019

Win Big With Big Data: A Nonprofit’s Guide to Data Analytics

Whether your nonprofit feeds the hungry or provides shelter for the homeless, you have the ability (and obligation) to make data-backed, objective decisions regarding service delivery and internal processes - your clients depend on it.

Feb 25, 2019

2.25.19 International News

Gap Inc. joins Business Call to Action to improve the lives of one million women and adolescent girls, Thomson Safaris celebrates Porter Appreciation Week, DXA Studio, designs an orphanage community development in Zambia, and more.

Feb 25, 2019

2.25.19 US News

Wells Fargo donates $444 million to 11,000 nonprofits in 2018, Northwest Area Foundation welcomes new board members, General Mills will pay $50,000 to young people with good ideas, and more.

Feb 25, 2019

2.25.19 NC News

Bailey's donates $85,000 to local charities in 2018, UNC-TV Public Media North Carolina wins six EMMYs, John Kasich will keynote at Rural Day in March, and more.

Feb 20, 2019

Ep 22: Am I Cut Out For This?

Teacher Bee Smith and Executive Director Heather Ratliff of The Child Development Center discuss their work with special needs children and finding fulfillment under challenging conditions.

Feb 18, 2019

2.18.19 US News

Janie's Fund raises $2.8 million at Steven Tyler's Grammy Awards viewing party, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts appoints Henry Timms as President and CEO, The Field Foundation and John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation partner to create a more equitable Chicago, and more.

Feb 18, 2019

2.18.19 NC News

Mecklenburg County Village HeartBEAT wins $500,000 in Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge, ArtsGreensboro names Jada Monica Drew as 2019 Chair of Annual ArtsFund campaign, Institute for Nonprofits at NC State and Office of Raleigh Arts hosts COMx at Google Fiber in Raleigh on February 28th, SOAR hosts free Community Health Fair on March 30th in Raleigh, and more.