Resources

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.

Aug 7, 2017

Corporate Social Responsibility Provides Benefits to All Involved

With countless worthy organizations in need of an ally, what criteria should be in place, where does the relationship start and what should be the mutually agreed upon goal? Chiesi USA explains their approach to corporate social responsibility.

Jul 31, 2017

How much is enough? The Self-Sufficiency Standard calculates the true cost of meeting basic needs

Many families earning more than the Federal Poverty Level don’t earn enough to make ends meet on a daily basis. The Self-Sufficiency Standard is a tool that can be used to educate communities about this reality and help put working families on the road to financial stability.

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

Tips to Create a Corporate Culture Based on Philanthropy

Corporations want to distinguish themselves in the marketplace and do good for their communities. Eric Burger from VolunteerHub offers options for businesses to encourage their employees to be more philanthropic.

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 17, 2017

Eight Books Every Nonprofit Leader Should Have in their Queue

Comparing the world of public relations to that of a nonprofit may seem illogical—like apples to oranges. But with closer examination you can identify similarities, core pillars of success, that frankly resonate across any industry or situation you may find yourself in throughout the course of a career—leadership, communication and self-awareness.

Jul 10, 2017

The Nonprofit in the Mirror: Truths to Unlock Your Growth Potential

How can your nonprofit define (or redefine) your brand, secure valuable face time with key donors, and remain relevant in an ever changing nonprofit, political, economic, and social environment? Risha Bailey offers four takeaways that will help you explore ways to scale for growth in the years to come.