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February 5, 2018

Fundraising in the Era of the New Tax Law

Tax benefits are icing on the philanthropy cake. What to do when the icing is melting? First, the good news. The sky is not falling.
February 2, 2018

[PODCAST] Why Nonprofits Need to Dream, Humanize and Have Patience | Ft. Dan Pallotta

“Those of us working in nonprofit organizations need to take our eyes off of overhead ratios and put [our focus] far out into the sky and look at our dreams for impact.” — Dan Pallotta Pallotta is talking about the dreams that got us involved in our organizations in the first place.     Work in the nonprofit sector often gets clouded by stigmas and the notion that no one is supposed to spend any […]
February 2, 2018

We Need to Change Our Unhealthy Attitude about Email before Civilization Collapses

If you are like me, your email inbox is an overflowing compost pile of festering guilt and existential despair. I get between 150 to 200 emails per day. Sure, half of them are stupid (although, can we really call a discussion thread focused on Netflix’ breathtaking animated series Castlevania stupid?) But that still leaves 75 to 100 messages that actually need a response or some type of action. It’s impossible to get through all of them. Then […]
February 1, 2018

10 Need-to-Know Elements for Writing Successful Content for Your Nonprofit

It can be more difficult for a nonprofit to write content than a “regular” business. In most cases, you’re not selling products or services, but rather a cause and—maybe—the inspiration to donate to your organization to help you address that cause. One of the best ways to inform people about your cause while encouraging them to donate is by writing blog content.