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Call for Submissions: Nonprofit Tech Blog
Call for Submissions: Nonprofit Tech Blog

We enjoyed being a part of last month’s Fundraising Strategies & Nonprofit Tech Carnival, and we’re happy to announce this month’s carnival will be hosted on our website!

The Nonprofit Tech Carnival is a roundup of resources all about a set theme, and its host rotates with each new theme.

The goal of each carnival is simple. We want to curate informative and actionable advice for fundraisers and nonprofit professionals looking to home in on their standard practices and learn more about the ever-growing world of nonprofit technology.

This month, the theme will be nonprofit staffing.

Learn more about the carnival and how to get involved…

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Traveling the world and ending up next door…
Traveling the world and ending up next door…

How fundraisers find donors in ALL the right places. When an organization begins a fundraising effort, it tends to be special events. We dream up creative new ways to hold auctions, cook-offs, bake sales and golf outings. While these events bring people in our door – regardless of whether they are interested in our cause or not – we quickly learn the return on investment (ROI) for these events is low…

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Mobile Giving: Maximize Engagement on the Go
Mobile Giving: Maximize Engagement on the Go

If you’re a modern fundraiser, chances are you’ve been faced with a donor base that’s always on the move. For one thing, your donors are scattered across the country. Not only that, but they’re also incredibly busy. They’re leading full lives: running PTA meetings,...

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9 Capital Campaign Best Practices to Help You Succeed
9 Capital Campaign Best Practices to Help You Succeed

If you’re preparing for a capital campaign, then you’re probably becoming more and more aware of how much work goes into planning and running a fundraiser of this magnitude. Well, we’re here to tell you that there are ways you can keep your campaign on the right track. We have nine best practices to help you with your capital campaign.

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Planning Your Next Capital Campaign: 9 Steps to Success
Planning Your Next Capital Campaign: 9 Steps to Success

Launching a capital campaign is like moving into a new home. If you want the transition to your new home to run smoothly, you’ll need to plan ahead. The same can be said of capital campaigns; a lot of preparation goes into them so that your nonprofit can reach or even exceed your goals.

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Five key nonprofit trends for 2017
Five key nonprofit trends for 2017

And what you can do about them now…

By Jen Pendleton, vice president, Aly Sterling Philanthropy.

If you’re like me, your inbox over-runneth with good intentions and unopened blog posts. I love this stuff but can’t get through all of it. Sometimes I just want someone to tell me what I need to know! If you agree, this is your lucky day! I’ve put together my own little forecast on nonprofit trends for 2017 – a summary of what you NEED to know as we march on forward to another exciting year.

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