Non Profits

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, [...]

Big Ideas & Coming Trends | Hearing from Nonprofit Fundraising Thought Leaders.

By Carol Rhine, Principal Fundraising Analyst at Target Analytics.  A team of us at Target Analytics analyze the performance of direct marketing fundraising every quarter, and I present that analysis by webex.  For the past ten years the [...]

Nonprofit Offers College Graduates Personal Finance Tips

With upcoming graduations, nonprofit, American Consumer Credit Counseling (ACCC) has put together five important personal finance tips for new graduates. The truth is not every college graduate knows much about their personal finances, and that’s why ACCC has [...]

NONPROFIT OR “FOR PURPOSE” — WHERE DOES YOUR ORGANIZATION BELONG?

By Donna Tschiffely, Executive Director, Direct Marketing Association of Washington News reports of non-profit executives traveling first class or spending lavishly on conferences and retreats get a lot of attention, often rightly so.  No one, in or [...]

Philanthropy: Make Your Mother Proud

By:  Tiffany Neill, Co-Chair and Pam Larmee, Co-Chair No matter how old we get, or what status we achieve in life, we always want to make our mothers proud. Recently, we had the opportunity to meet [...]