Fundraising and Giving

Aug 28, 2017

Community Foundations and their Role in Philanthropy

Community foundations lead the way by getting things done. Foundation For The Carolinas' President and CEO Michael Marsicano explains how.

Aug 14, 2017

Aligning Philanthropy to Purpose to Achieve Maximum Success

SunTrust Foundation's President David Fuller offers a few tips and strategies to strengthen and enhance your foundation’s ability to give.

Aug 7, 2017

Foundation Approaches to Climate Change Investing

Interest in climate aligned investing has grown considerably over recent years, so too have the available capabilities that have been developed to support nonprofits in aligning their mission with their investment strategies.

Jul 31, 2017

New Insights From The Atlantic Philanthropies Show Foundations and Nonprofits How to Adapt in a Changing Political Climate

The Atlas Learning Project, led by the Center for Evaluation Innovation in partnership with other advocacy and policy experts, is a resource for lessons from advocacy and policy change efforts that The Atlantic Philanthropies and other funders have supported in the U.S., with the goal of helping to push philanthropy and advocacy in bolder and more effective directions.

Jul 31, 2017

10 Ways to Make Your Peer-to-Peer Fundraiser a Success

Because P2P fundraising has the potential to reach a bevy of new supporters while raising a lot of money, many organizations are wondering how they can easily host their own successful campaign. BidPal's Joshua Meyer offers 10 tips for success.

Jul 17, 2017

Coming Together For Social Good

Entrepreneurs take risks to build businesses and generate profit. Social entrepreneurs, on the other hand, take risks to have a positive impact on society with economic return as a byproduct. Nonprofits and foundations are beginning to invest and collaborate more actively in these change agents.

Jul 3, 2017

Becoming a “Grant Detective”: Best Practices for Grantseekers

Sarah Mann Willcox from the NC Network of Grantmakers offers tips on how to become a find great grant fits for your organization.

May 22, 2017

10 Steps to Planning A Successful Fundraising Event

Planning an event fundraiser that is memorable and fun for supporters and profitable for your organization takes a lot of hard work. With a little planning and coordination, you can help your organization reach its goals of engaging supporters and raising much needed funds.

Apr 10, 2017

Nonprofits See Increasing Need to Borrow

Borrowing is always a difficult decision, and becomes even more complex when endowments enter into the equation.

Apr 10, 2017

Effective Help in a Humanitarian Crisis

There are many exceptional charities that are making an impact in serious humanitarian crises. By supporting the charities that are truly effective on the ground you can make a meaningful contribution in the relief of extreme suffering.