Non Profits

Great Fundraising: More Than Good Luck

By Lori Woehrle How and under what circumstances is truly great fundraising able to flourish? Fundraising expert Alan Clayton and his team researched this question and came up with some surprising answers. The research, conducted as [...]

Meal planning, timing, may impact heart health

Planning when to eat meals and snacks and not skipping breakfast, are patterns associated with healthier diets, which could reduce cardiovascular disease risk, according to a new scientific statement published in the American Heart Association journal [...]

Study Says Climate Change Disrupting All Elements of Nature

Study in journal Science says every aspect of life on earth impacted — from genes to entire ecosystems. Study in journal Science says every aspect of life on earth impacted — from genes to entire ecosystems [...]

Research identifies potential therapies against drug-resistant bacteria

Researchers at the National Institutes of Health’s National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS), Clinical Center and National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) have created a new way to identify drugs and drug combinations [...]

STUDY: Global Climate Change Doubles Western US Forest Fires

A new study says that man-made global climate change has doubled the area affected by forest fires in the U.S. West over the last 30 years. According to the study, which was funded by NASA, the [...]

The DevComm Divide

By: Danielle K. Milner Marketing & Communications Manager, PS|PS Digital It exists, and it is more cavernous than its name might imply. Development and Communications are arguably two of the most important aspects of a nonprofit’s professional [...]

3 Ways to Increase Response Using Insights about Human Behavior

By Nancy Harhut, Chief Creative Officer, Wilde Agency You have a lazy brain. Now before you take offense, let me just say – so do I. In fact, all humans do. It doesn’t mean we aren’t [...]

Six Tips for Your Nonprofit in the Sharing Economy

By:  Nadine Gabai-Botero, CFRE and Joan Geiger Wood, CFRE If you’re one of the many solo or small-shop fundraisers at a nonprofit, this will seem all too familiar: You’ve got two grant deadlines next week A cultivation [...]

5 Tips to Evolve Your Crowdfunding Strategy

Your crowdfunding campaign can be a gold mine, and not for the reason you think. Fundraising is your chief aim…but is it your only one? Don’t let it be! Nonprofits that have evolved their crowdfunding campaigns [...]

4 Simple Ways to Get Your “Digital” Fundraising House in Order

By:  Jim Jacobs, Vice President of Digital Services at PS Digital Is your nonprofit maximizing the power of digital for your fundraising program? Digital marketing has grown to be a substantial part of many nonprofit’s fundraising programs, [...]