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Two easy – yet lasting – ways to advance your nonprofit’s mission 

September 15, 2014

By: Caryn Stein

(Editor’s note: Today’s post comes from our friends at the National Council of Nonprofits. Jennifer Chandler, Vice President and Director of Network Support & Knowledge Sharing, offers an easy way for your nonprofit to help advocate for charitable giving.) If you could make two simple phone calls or sen… Read More

Reclaim Back to School: How to Stay Energized, Relevant, and at the Top of Your Game 

September 8, 2014

By: Nancy Schwartz

Our daughter, Charlotte, recently started sixth grade, and the pumped-up energy at school that first morning really got me thinking. “Back to school” is one of the definers of fall as we know it. It’s right up there with apples, the changing colors of the leaves, and Halloween. Here are all these kids marching in… Read More

This Book Could Change Your Life: Great Summer Reads for Fundraisers 

August 8, 2014

By: Nancy Schwartz

When I asked nonprofit experts in a range of fields, from fundraising to programs, to share their summer reading lists, I had no idea what to expect. I was thrilled to hear so many passionate stories about books that have made (or are likely to make) a huge difference in these folks’ lives. I’m sure… Read More

Customer Spotlight: IVUmed 

August 7, 2014

By: Elicia Potter

IVUmed works to make quality healthcare more accessible throughout the world with their mission to “Teach One, Reach Many.” Their goal is to alleviate patients suffering from untreated urological conditions due to lack of access to quality surgical care and medical providers. With a focus in Africa, India, Southeas… Read More

Nonprofit Spotlight: July 

July 29, 2014

By: Annika Pettitt

We love taking a little time to celebrate the amazing things our nonprofit partners are accomplishing in their communities. Our Nonprofit of the Week series lets us spread the word far and wide about the great things the organizations we’re working with are doing to improve their corner of the world. In July we celeb… Read More

Reboot with These 6 Summer Camp Strategies 

July 18, 2014

By: Nancy Schwartz

Our daughter Charlotte’s world right now is probably familiar to many of you. She’s in the middle of a blissful summer at a few different day and overnight camps. At the end of every day, her mind and creativity are stimulated, she’s made new friends, and she sleeps soundly with a smile on her face.… Read More

Millennials on a Mission: Idealism, Impact, Innovation 

July 1, 2014

By: Jamie McDonald

Editor’s note: I’m pleased to introduce Network for Good’s Chief Giving Officer, Jamie McDonald, as a contributor to The Nonprofit Marketing Blog. Jamie will be sharing her insight on philanthropy and trends in giving, as well as updates from the field. During this year’s Millennial Impact Forum… Read More

Nonprofit Spotlight: June 

June 30, 2014

By: Annika Pettitt

Across the country and around the globe our nonprofit partners are changing the world every day. Our Nonprofit of the Week series helps us spotlight the great things these organizations are doing to serve their mission. Take a look at how this month’s featured organizations are improving their communities: Maryla… Read More

Charitable giving on the rebound, says Giving USA 

June 17, 2014

By: Caryn Stein

The latest Giving USA report was released today, showing that total U.S. charitable giving increased for the fourth consecutive year in 2013. Overall giving grew 4.4% last year to an estimated $335.17 billion, with donations from individuals driving much of the growth that sees giving inching closer to pre-recession le… Read More

Mobile Impact: 7 juicy stats + a free webinar 

June 12, 2014

By: Caryn Stein

Next week, I will join PayPal’s Tanya Urschel to present a free webinar, Mobile Impact 301: How to Raise More Money via Mobile. This event is part of the Mobile Impact series offered in conjunction with BetterWorld Wireless and TechSoup. The session will take place on Thursday, June 19 at 2pm EDT — register… Read More

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