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3 Ways to Honor Local Heroes on National Philanthropy Day 

November 15, 2017

By: Iris Sutcliffe

philanthropy (noun): the love of humankind Happy National Philanthropy Day! Every year on November 15, this international event, coordinated by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), shares the love and impact each of us can create in our communities. It’s also a fantastic reason to take a moment to hono… Read More

Industry Experts Lead You to Your Best Giving Season Ever 

November 13, 2017

By: Lisa Bonanno

  We know how intense year-end can be for you and your team. Sometimes taking a break to hear fresh ideas and have inspiring conversations with experts in the field can make the difference between hitting your goal and totally crushing it. This is one of those times! Sign up now for our Virtual Conference,… Read More

Activate your Community for #GivingTuesday 

November 9, 2017

By: Lisa Bonanno

Nonprofits are always looking for strategies to help amplify their reach. With GivingTuesday three weeks away (Tuesday, November 28), now is the time of year to broaden your reach and maximize year-end donor generosity. One of the biggest strategies Network for Good likes to suggest is to activate your community. What … Read More

Write to Invite: 5 Secrets to Inspire Action on Your Nonprofit Appeal 

November 7, 2017

By: Claire Axelrad

You want to raise money with your year-end appeal, right? Guess what? However you feel when you sit down to write is how your readers will feel when they sit down to read. Feeling anxious? Unprepared? Bored? Your feelings come through in your writing. So… first put a smile on your face! Think about what… Read More

3 Quick Steps for #GivingTuesday Procrastinators 

November 3, 2017

By: Connie Poulos

Editor’s note: I always find that it’s easier to get through something a big as #GivingTuesday when you have a post-event reward to look forward to. Give yourself a little motivation boost and sign up for this post-#GivingTuesday webinar: The Procrastinator’s Guide to End-of-Year Fundraising with Purs… Read More

Don’t Forget About This Important Holiday 

October 24, 2017

By: Liz Ragland

What’s the most important holiday for nonprofit fundraisers? No, it’s not #GivingTuesday,nor is it December 31. It’s Be Your Donor Day, which is today, October 24. Network for Good started Be Your Donor Day as reminder to set time aside before Thanksgiving, #GivingTuesday, and year-end to check out yo… Read More

How to Write Superior Nonprofit Fundraising Appeals: Avoid Jargon 

October 19, 2017

By: Claire Axelrad

Editor’s note: Looking for more tips to make your next appeal letter irresistible? Click here to watch our on-demand webinar, How to Write a Winning Year-End Appeal. Huh? I’ve no idea what you mean. If that’s what readers of your fundraising appeals are thinking, you’re sunk. And that’s what happens when … Read More

Our New Power Woman of Tech: Maria Canfora 

October 17, 2017

By: Bill Strathmann

Silicon Valley isn’t the only hub for tech start-ups these days. The Washington D.C. area is quickly becoming a solid alternative for attracting highly-educated, ambitious and talented people in the technology sector. DCA Live has highlighted a key list of thought-leaders, innovators, and drivers of change in various… Read More

[Infographic] When Disaster Strikes: How America Gives 

October 12, 2017

By: Connie Poulos

Hurricanes. Earthquakes. Famines. Wars. When disaster strikes, nonprofits are often the first to respond, coming to the aid communities in need. But they can’t do it alone. Nonprofits that work in disaster and crisis relief have a tough job. They have to be ready at a moment’s notice to help communities sur… Read More

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