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November 27, 2022

Jim Langley Asks, “Are Our Fundraising Models Obsolete?”

Jim Langley Asks, “Are Our Fundraising Models Obsolete?” is a nonprofit veteran who may be posing the only question that really matters. Here’s what Langley has to share: More and more organizations are struggling to fill fundraising positions, according to the Chronicle of Philanthropy. The article asserts, “They’re leaving money on the table because they don’t have the people they need to ask for all the gifts they could bring in.” I’m not so sure. […]
November 28, 2022

The Ultimate Nonprofit Lingo Guide

The Ultimate Nonprofit Lingo Guide   The Ultimate Nonprofit Lingo Guide No one has time for jargon. We’ve thoughtfully compiled a list of words and acronyms used within the nonprofit industry that you probably hear often. The Ultimate Nonprofit Lingo Guide is excellent for newcomers and experienced nonprofit pros who are looking to avoid embarrassment or save time during meetings. This guide has over 100+ terms and acronyms to add to your nonprofit toolbox! Tired […]
November 28, 2022

[PODCAST] The Importance of In-Kind Donations

The Importance of In-Kind Donations In-kind donations can be as useful for nonprofits as cash gifts. Not every donor wants to give cash, ask for donations of goods and services. Kseniia Khrystova is the co-founder and CEO at Shortage – a place for everyone to donate requested goods to nonprofits. Shortage creates unique pages for every nonprofit with a list of requested goods and guarantees delivery of donated goods directly from donors to org’s doorstep. […]
December 1, 2022

Common Proposal Writing Mistakes

Common Proposal Writing Mistakes You Can Fix Today! Writing grant proposals can be a daunting task for both novice and experienced writers. There is an art to proposal writing, and understanding the terms and technical aspects of an application is not always an easy task. The good news is that time and practice can help you improve your skills.  Oscar Wilde is quoted as saying, “Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.” All […]