Fundraising and Giving

Nov 5, 2018

What Traits do America’s Favorite Charities Share?

If you could only support one charitable organization, which organization would it be? Grey Matter dives in to find out what traits America’s favorite charities share.

Oct 22, 2018

Using Charity Watchdogs to Your Advantage

An organization’s impact is ultimately measured by its progress towards their mission rather than its financial performance at a specific point in time. The insights shared when filing a well-crafted Form 990 and by providing appropriate additional insight can help reassure a donor that they should stay involved for the long haul.

Oct 22, 2018

Major State Charitable Solicitation Deadlines are Approaching

By discussing proactive filing of Form 990 in this and future years with your tax preparer, your organization will be able to prevent last minute scrambling and effectively meet your state charitable solicitation renewal deadlines.

Oct 22, 2018

Funding Innovation in the Nonprofit Sector

What can nonprofits do to bridge their resource gap and allocate, or secure, the funds to innovate? BDO's Andrea Wilson offers four avenues toward innovation.

Oct 22, 2018

Three Questions Nonprofits Must Ask Corporate Sponsors

Strong partnerships are built through honest relationships and communications. In order to create this kind of relationship, nonprofits need to ask three questions of any potential funder before the relationship begins.

Sep 24, 2018

Charitable Giving Seen As Subjective Decision Even In The Face Of Objective Information

If the goal is to further the effective-altruism movement and maximize welfare, providing more information may not be enough to change how people choose to spend their money on charities. The key may lie in altering how people think about charity altogether.

Sep 10, 2018

Board Fundraising

Nonprofits with board members who are aware, equipped, and engaged will help keep funds flowing, and support sustainability of the organization.

Aug 27, 2018

Achieving Total Compliance: Seven Steps to Nonprofit Success

The research and paperwork required to keep up with government regulations can be daunting. Harbor Compliance's Ifeoma Aduba offers resources to guide you along the path of starting and running a compliant nonprofit organization.

Aug 27, 2018

Four Considerations for Collaborative Grants

Collaborative grants possess the capacity to expand the scope of nonprofits by allowing agencies to creatively address issues in their communities through the linkage of resources and the alignment of missions.

Aug 13, 2018

Compliance for North Carolina Nonprofits

Meeting all the regulatory requirements in North Carolina and nationwide is an achievable goal, and one that benefits your organization, the nonprofit sector, and the public. By understanding state and federal requirements, you can maximize your return on investment in compliance and demonstrate your organization’s worth in the community.