Thousands of nonprofits produce galas and other elaborate fundraisers each year. They can be tremendous assets for your organization or enormous wastes of time and money. If you choose to make yours an asset, here are the two most important areas where you need to focus. Start With Your Business … Read More... about How to Plan a Profitable Nonprofit Gala
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The real challenge for directors of nonprofit boards isn’t regulatory compliance—it’s high performance. Most who serve on a nonprofit board have a passion for the organization’s mission, and they show up filled with good intentions. Too often, however, they don’t have clearly defined … Read More... about Nonprofit Board Member Responsibilities
Email marketing is a crucial channel for nonprofit marketers. In fact, email accounted for 28 percent of all online revenue for nonprofits in 2017. Given how nonprofits rely on email to connect with their donors, volunteers, and advocates, it may come as a surprise to learn that nonprofit marketers … Read More... about Top Challenges Keeping Your Emails from the Inbox
When is it time to outsource your nonprofit’s investment management? In the same way that a nonprofit’s size does not dictate its need for legal assistance, a portfolio’s size alone does not dictate the need for investment assistance. The key role of a nonprofit organization’s trustees is to … Read More... about Five Reasons for Nonprofits to Hire an Outsourced CIO
Experienced executives and managers in the nonprofit sector can often provide a wealth of wisdom, insight and perspective into the practical realities that go along with leading mission-driven, “helping” oriented organizations. As such these programs are purposed to provide mission-critical services … Read More... about Should Nonprofit Organizations Operate More “Like a Business”?
In your corporate sponsorship development process, the proposal is a pivotal tool. In this post, you’re going to learn the right way to use and develop yours. What is the purpose of a corporate sponsorship proposal? Developing and sharing the proposal occurs at a crucial moment in the sales … Read More... about How to Write a Corporate Sponsorship Proposal