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February 23, 2023

Achieve Nonprofit Brand Clarity: for New Founders

As a new nonprofit founder, you can uniquely shape your organization’s identity with brand clarity. But, if your brand message needs clarity or consistency, you risk losing potential supporters. This article will explore four essential tips to help clarify your nonprofit’s brand and attract like-minded supporters who care about making a difference. You might not realize it, but your brand could be coming off as confusing to your donors, staff, and constituents. Just as an […]
February 24, 2023

[PODCAST] Myths and Realities of Major Gift Solicitation

Myths and Realities of Major Gift Solicitation In this episode, we speak with Edward Leibman about gift solicitation. This episode investigated whether nonprofits should pause major gift solicitation during economic downturns. Currently, many nonprofits are considering pausing their solicitation efforts. However, experts advise against this approach. While it may seem counterintuitive to ask for donations during tough times, major gift donors may still be willing to give, and pausing solicitation may lead to missed opportunities in […]
March 3, 2023

Tips For Retaining Nonprofit Employees

Tips for Retaining Nonprofit Employees Nonprofit executive directors and hiring managers have notoriously over-packed schedules and to-do lists, so if you’re blissfully relieved to cross off your “fill x role” task once a candidate has accepted your job offer, it’s certainly understandable. However, it’s wise to think of that box as being temporarily checked—and to implement strategies to ensure it stays that way for as long as possible. For many reasons, employee retention should be […]
March 4, 2023

[PODCAST] How to Assemble and Maintain A Volunteer Fundraising Structure

How to Assemble and Maintain A Volunteer Fundraising Structure In this episode, we speak with Whitney Anderson about volunteer fundraising. A volunteer fundraising structure can significantly impact a nonprofit’s diversified fundraising strategy. Assembling and maintaining a volunteer fundraising structure requires careful planning, dedication, and ongoing communication. This episode focuses on how nonprofit organizations can turn volunteers into effective fundraisers. Whitney highlights the importance of empowering volunteers to fundraise and provides tips on how to do […]