Resources

May 21, 2018

The Amplifying Power of a Story Well-Told

Organizations can start the process of telling the stories of their work by focusing on their most quality programs, spotlighting the people who most benefit from their efforts, and staying in contact with the success stories.

May 21, 2018

The Overhead Ratio Mindset

Grey Matter Research’s Ron Sellers shares findings from The Donor Mindset Study, which explores donors’ perceoptions about overhead ratios and the organizations they favor.

May 21, 2018

Five Easy Ways to Grow Your Donor Base

It doesn’t take fancy or expensive plans to grow the reach of your organization. OneCause's Karrie Wozniak shares easy ways to amplify your efforts.

May 7, 2018

Local Partnerships & Increased Impact

By working together and building relationships with local people and institutions, nonprofits can set up and fuel their programs for increased success and longevity. LifeNet International's Stefanie Weiland shares four essential lessons on collaboration.

May 7, 2018

Leveraging Bitcoin For Global Philanthropic Impact

By taking advantage of efficiencies created by Bitcoin technology, and the greater blockchain network, nonprofit organizations can pave a data roadmap that will streamline processes, add value, and increase social impact globally.

May 7, 2018

Empowering Nonprofits Through Technology and Communications Tools

WAKE's Amanda Schwartz shares lessons learned from Tech2Empower USA.

Apr 23, 2018

Nonprofit Pay in a Competitive Market: Wage Penalty or Premium?

Do nonprofit organizations overpay or underpay their employees? Christian King of the University of Central Florida and Gregory B. Lewis of Georgia State University share their research findings.

Apr 23, 2018

Private to Public; Institutions to Individuals

As social impact investing expands to an ever-growing group of institutional and individual investors, the investment banking community will continue to find creative ways to meet the increasing demand for social impact investments, working with nonprofits to identify capital market solutions.

Apr 9, 2018

Philanthropic Foundations React Dynamically But Intentionally to External Pressures

As foundations change and evolve, nonprofits must also adapt to the dynamic landscape of foundation operations, particularly in three key areas.

Apr 9, 2018

Are News Releases a Thing of the Past?

Properly executed news releases have the ability over time to create a long-lasting, good impression on the media and to position you as a trustworthy and expert source for your cause.  When strategically used as a part of a larger marketing effort, news releases may be the most important tool in your toolbox.