Our friend Dani Robbins is back and she's continuing her series about #nonprofit board governance topics. Today, she is elaborating on the board's role in fundraising. Please click-through and join the discussion. http://donordreams.wordpress.com/2013/09/04/non-profit-governance-the-work-of-the-board-part-4/
What non-profits can learn from a homeless man in Indianapolis
Is your non-profit case for support lacking? Are you using it in a way that feels ineffective? Well, you might want to take a moment to learn a lesson or two from Fred, who is a homeless gentleman who works the streets of downtown Indianapolis. Please take a moment out of your busy day to join the discussion at DonorDreams blog!
Is your #nonprofit website as good as the Top Ten sites identified by Network for Good? Are you using pictures to tell your agency's story? We're talking about it this morning at DonorDreams blog. Please click-through and join the discussion. http://donordreams.wordpress.com/2013/09/03/is-your-non-profit-website-using-pictures-to-tell-a-story/
Are non-profits getting serious about crowdfunding?
Wow! How do you know when a new fundraising tool is about to "make it big"? The Smithsonian is planning its first "crowdfunding" campaign. Don't look now, but I think crowdfunding has arrived as an ePhilanthropy tactic that every fundraising professional will have in their toolbox. We're talking about it at DonorDreams blog. Please click-through and join the conversation. http://donordreams.wordpress.com/2013/06/10/are-non-profits-getting-serious-about-crowdfunding/
Non-profits under fire: Measure this! Measure that!
The Non-profit Sector is gripped by the "Measurement" trend sweeping our country and business markets. While I am a big supporter, I urge all fundraising professionals to guard against taking this to an extreme. We're talking about Narrative Philanthropy and Legacy Stories today at DonorDreams blog. Come join the conversation.
Your non-profit event isn’t over until you critique it
Your non-profit organization's special event fundraiser is over. Now what? We're talking about post-event evaluation and critique meetings today at DonorDreams blog. Please click over and join the conversation.
Is your #nonprofit a "Ready, Fire, Aim!" kinda agency or is it a "Measure twice, cut once" organization? Every once in awhile we talk about the value of failure at DonorDreams blog and today is one of those days with a guest blog from our friend at johnponders.com. Please click over and join the conversation! http://donordreams.wordpress.com/2014/04/04/non-profit-success-depends-on-failure/