Dec. 6, 2021 7:00 am
Nonprofit fundraisers: this is your moment
A third of all annual giving takes place in the average December, and it's rare that both need and funds are high. They are now.
Aug. 11, 2021 4:12 pm
Nonprofiit AF: Common arguments used against Community-Centric Fundraising, and why they don’t hold water
Guest columnist Vu Le says that as Community-Centeric Fundraising grows, folks involved in it have been encountering pushback from colleagues — those who hate CCF and those who simply want to better understand it.
Jun. 23, 2021 8:30 am
Opinion: Funders can do better, but so can nonprofits
Nonprofit professionals have the power to connect a major funder to the work. This power should not be taken for granted, says guest columnist Nicole Tell.
Jun. 21, 2021 2:30 pm
From top to bottom, the way we do what we do in fundraising is designed to uphold the status quo. How do you change that?
Columnist Valerie Johnson wonders how to apply Community Centric Fundraising principles to large institutions that are deeply invested in traditional philanthropy.
Jun. 8, 2021 12:18 pm
Good food + good people + good cause = good times
Hungry Harvest's event June 15 at Love City Brewery will benefit Mama-Tee Community Fridge which helps provide sustainable food for those in need in communities of color throughout the city.
May 18, 2021 9:30 am
What should the fundraiser do?
Imagine that someone with whom your nonprofit has contracted for services breaches one of your org's norms of conduct. Now imagine the impact of that on your clients....
May 17, 2021 2:31 pm
It’s (almost) time to mix it up at Philly Pours
This year the event will take place via Zoom on June 23 and will feature a virtual mixology experience led by Master Mixologist, Nate Rogers. And, don’t worry, you will get your own mixology kit.
Apr. 8, 2021 9:42 am
Want to be a fundraiser? Be prepared to wear many hats
"To say we wear a lot of hats is almost putting it too lightly. We’re the middlemen, the sometimes unseen connective tissue that keep the wheels moving to connect supporters to our mission and keep the doors open," says columnist Valerie Johnson.
Jan. 21, 2021 4:33 pm
Let’s agree to leave our assumptions about donors and potential donors behind
First things first, says Generocity columnist Valerie Johnson, it’s a myth that BIPOC and other marginalized communities don’t give.
Jan. 4, 2021 12:00 pm
Dear white fundraisers: Are we only hearing those who look like us?
When it comes to addressing the inequities baked into fundraising, why aren't people listening to their BIPOC colleagues? asks columnist Valerie Johnson.