Dec 4, 2017
Fundraising Success: How a Small, Rural Organization Raised $1 Million Per Month for a Year
The fundraising success of the Eagles Renovation Project required very specific action steps to a rural audience. Here’s how The Honeywell Foundation accomplished it.
Nov 20, 2017
Can Philanthropy be Taught?
Giving away money - particularly when it's not yours - can be fun. But does it actually teach students anything about philanthropy or how to be a philanthropist?
Oct 23, 2017
The Mindful Art of ASKING
Bringing a mindful approach to fundraising can greatly improve the solicitation process. Mary Lin McBride from Mindful Resolution suggests a helpful acronym to center oneself before that next big meeting.
Oct 23, 2017
3 Reasons Why You Should Try Social Fundraising This Holiday Season
Get out there this holiday season and make sure social fundraising is a part of your mix. You’ve got nothing to lose and a whole lot to gain.
Oct 9, 2017
Seven Steps to Carpe Diem on #GivingTuesday
With #GivingTuesday just around the corner, savvy nonprofits are already laying the groundwork for their campaigns to maximum success. BDO's Laurie De Armond offers 7 steps to make the most of #GivingTuesday.
Oct 9, 2017
Ever Consider Applying for Funding from Family Foundations?
Nonprofits have an opportunity to look beyond the largest foundations and focus their attentions on the largely untapped reservoir of family foundations.
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.