10.1.18 US News
Fielding Graduate University receives a gift of $1,000,000, Mercy Ships recognizes volunteers on World Maritime Day, the Animal Disaster Funding Collaborative is making special grants available to nonprofits and government agencies assisting animals and pet owners impacted by Hurricane Florence, and more.
7.24.17 US Nonprofit News
The Pop Culture Collaborative awarded over $700,000 in initial grant awards to social justice and entertainment organizations, Code For America partnered with the State of California to make GetCalFresh.org available to residents across the state, RespectabilityUSA is recruiting for its 2017 Fall National Leadership Fellowship cohort, applications are open now, and more.
7.20.15 US Nonprofit News
The 2015 National Conference on Philanthropic Planning will take place on October 21st-23rd in Orlando, Hopewell, a therapeutic farm community for adults with mental illness, has just introduced a new, mobile-friendly website, the First Response Team of America recognized Lowe's for its $750,000 donation to aid the team's disaster relief efforts , and more.
6.22.15 US Nonprofit News
WaterStep sends 100 M-100 water purifiers to Nepal, Citi celebrates 10th annual Global Community Day, NTEN: The Nonprofit Technology Network opens registration for the 2015 Leading Change Summit, and more.
Renewing focus on donor engagement
Amid a tough economy and a massive shift in demographics, including the retirement of Baby Boomers and the technological sophistication of younger generations, nonprofits need to adjust their traditional approaches to fundraising, experts say.
Planned giving: Providing an option
Unfazed by the uncertain economy, nonprofits are promoting planned giving, recognizing existing donors and offering planned giving as a recession option.
Major giving: Adapting to tough times
Nonprofits are working to provide more stewardship and cultivation for major donors through steady and candid communication.
Campaign giving: Period of adjustment
Some organizations are combining campaign and annual-fund requests, and others are pursuing big campaigns despite the troubled economy.
Annual giving: Focus on relationships
The downturn in the economy has prompted charities to work harder to engage their annual donors for the long-term.