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How to recruit more young people for your nonprofit board funding

Nov. 15, 2017 9:48 am

How to recruit more young people for your nonprofit board

It's about examining your blind spots and, maybe, asking for help from more plugged-in organizations.
This holiday season, consider the limits of nonprofit giving funding

Nov. 13, 2017 11:25 am

This holiday season, consider the limits of nonprofit giving

As a donor, keep in mind that what you’re looking for — volunteering, donating items — may not always be what's best for your favorite org, writes fundraising pro Valerie Johnson.
Yes, there’s long-term value in a short-term volunteer project method

Nov. 10, 2017 1:56 pm

Yes, there’s long-term value in a short-term volunteer project

Meet Volunteering Untapped, the social group that matches young Philadelphians with small nonprofits in need on the second Saturday of every month.
Grow your #GivingTuesday donations by 15 times in 3 years like this fundraiser funding

Nov. 9, 2017 10:42 am

Grow your #GivingTuesday donations by 15 times in 3 years like this fundraiser

Development pro Cara Schmidt tested a crowdfunding campaign in 2013 and has since raised over $100,000 for her Chester County nonprofit from the philanthropic holiday.
PolicyMap made the transition from a nonprofit to a benefit corporation results

Nov. 8, 2017 11:45 am

PolicyMap made the transition from a nonprofit to a benefit corporation

The change allows the mapping org to raise capital and keep a social mission at the forefront. Thinking of doing the same? President Maggie McCullough shared some lessons.
The financial health of Philly nonprofits isn’t looking good. Here’s how to fix that funding

Oct. 26, 2017 12:55 pm

The financial health of Philly nonprofits isn’t looking good. Here’s how to fix that

According to a report funded by The Philadelphia Foundation that examined the financial health of local nonprofits, more than 40 percent are running at a loss or producing no surplus at all.
Board service can be for everyone, regardless of financial means or experience method

Oct. 25, 2017 8:34 am

Board service can be for everyone, regardless of financial means or experience

Art-Reach's vice board chair, Talia Stinson, outlines her long and winding road to service. Plus, her advice for aspiring volunteers: "Change happens when you’re persistent and genuine."
15 social impact folks on Philly mag’s list of 100 influential Philadelphians people

Oct. 23, 2017 11:24 am

15 social impact folks on Philly mag’s list of 100 influential Philadelphians

Philanthropic families such as the Haases and Lenfests, activists such as Feminista Jones and Black & Brown Workers Collective and more made the cut.
After Harvey, Irma, Maria and Nate, the struggle is real for one local disaster response nonprofit funding

Oct. 9, 2017 10:41 am

After Harvey, Irma, Maria and Nate, the struggle is real for one local disaster response nonprofit

Red Paw Emergency Relief Team founder Jen Leary reminds of the importance of donating locally, even when tragedies abound in other parts of the country and world.
The inaugural Main Line Day of Giving is May 31, 2018 funding

Oct. 6, 2017 11:54 am

The inaugural Main Line Day of Giving is May 31, 2018

It's like a hyperlocalized #GivingTuesday. Here's how to get in on the planning early.

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