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Why nonprofits need to switch to person-first language immediately method

May 21, 2018 9:49 am

Why nonprofits need to switch to person-first language immediately

Direct-service orgs are perfectly equipped to drive large-scale adoption of more humanizing word use, argues columnist Valerie Johnson.
Member Spotlight: 3 passion projects we love people

May 15, 2018 9:35 am

Member Spotlight: 3 passion projects we love

Translated voter rights cards, a conference for small foundations and a worldwide gratitude map.
Shift Fund is paying to help low-income Philadelphians navigate the legal system funding

May 8, 2018 10:10 am

Shift Fund is paying to help low-income Philadelphians navigate the legal system

The new criminal justice nonprofit funnels small donations to those who need to pay legal and medical fees.
Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance’s new report explains why rich donors give funding

Apr. 20, 2018 11:22 am

Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance’s new report explains why rich donors give

The arts nonprofit's latest research reveals that high-net-worth individuals respond to meaningful personal engagement — plus, more staff diversity could mean more cash.
Reminder: The future of philanthropy is mission-aligned investing and general operating support funding

Apr. 18, 2018 12:52 pm

Reminder: The future of philanthropy is mission-aligned investing and general operating support

The second annual Women in Nonprofit Leadership Conference covered funding trends. In sum: Philanthropists, take risks.
Songs in the Key of Free is crowdfunding to produce an album of inmates’ music funding

Apr. 16, 2018 7:28 am

Songs in the Key of Free is crowdfunding to produce an album of inmates’ music

The songs recorded at SCI Graterford are almost ready to be heard by the public, but first, the volunteer-led group needs $5,000.
Lagging behind in your fundraising goals? Here’s how to kickstart your campaign funding

Apr. 13, 2018 7:51 am

Lagging behind in your fundraising goals? Here’s how to kickstart your campaign

Columnist Lansie Sylvia has four ideas for encouraging your volunteer development team to run its best fundraising race yet.
3 things your fundraising team wants to tell you but can’t funding

Apr. 9, 2018 12:35 pm

3 things your fundraising team wants to tell you but can’t

Non-fundraisers, please note: There is no silver bullet to raising money.
Reminder: Nonprofit staffers are people, too funding

Mar. 19, 2018 12:47 pm

Reminder: Nonprofit staffers are people, too

Donors, be patient when interacting with small, volunteer-run orgs, writes Red Paw Emergency Relief Team founder Jen Leary.
Women Led Cities Initiative is crowdfunding for a pilot conference in Philly funding

Mar. 12, 2018 12:35 pm

Women Led Cities Initiative is crowdfunding for a pilot conference in Philly

The inaugural convening of women working in urban planning and design will be held March 24 and 25.

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