Resources

Nov 6, 2017

Growing Your Nonprofit Organization: Balancing Innovation, Quality Assurance & Compliance

Many nonprofit organizations want to grow their ability to serve individuals and families in need. Yet, the question for smaller nonprofit organizations is how to grow smartly without jeopardizing your human resources, community relationships, or integrity.

Nov 6, 2017

How To Build A Better Board

Strong and effective boards do not develop overnight and they do not remain indefinitely. Developing a strong and diverse board and learning to be an effective board member are continuous processes.

Nov 6, 2017

Bridging the Digital Divide: One Organization at a Time

Access to technology has become the backbone of every effort to make our world a better place. Although there is more work to be done to meet today’s broadband needs, Educational Broadband Service is helping to bridge the digital divide, one organization at a time.

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

Advocacy: A Bridge Between Research and Policy

Data provides the key to unlocking the minds of decision makers, though determining how best to communicate these results can be a challenge. Using data derived from credible research in advocacy efforts is one way to combat challenges in policy adoption.

Oct 23, 2017

Media Relations Tips for Nonprofit Professionals

While it may appear the odds are getting stacked even higher against nonprofits, working with and mastering media outreach serves as a method to rise above the crowd and generate positive attention for their organization’s causes and accomplishments.

Oct 23, 2017

6 Tips for Better Media Relationships

Because today’s media landscape offers a variety of channels and forums to consume news, it’s crucial to understand how to pitch each type of media. FleishmanHillard offers six quick tips on how to successfully work with each segment of the media– from print to podcasts.

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

Filling the Expertise Gap: The Next Step in Community Engagement

Community engagement is valuable for nonprofits interested in improving effectiveness and reducing paternalism.