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Do fundraisers have privileged solutions and strategies? purpose

May 2, 2019 4:36 pm

Do fundraisers have privileged solutions and strategies?

They are taught best practices that cater to the privileged, says columnist Valerie Johnson, but they can change them.
Fundraisers, do you have a hard time asking for help? purpose

Apr. 15, 2019 11:46 am

Fundraisers, do you have a hard time asking for help?

Columnist Valerie Johnson says if you’re doing it right, the ask should be the easiest part of a fundraiser's job.
CEO Rebecca Rimel announces retirement from Pew Charitable Trusts, will stay on as adviser people

Apr. 5, 2019 7:00 am

CEO Rebecca Rimel announces retirement from Pew Charitable Trusts, will stay on as adviser

Ruth McCambridge, the editor-in-chief of Nonprofit Quarterly, wonders what the change might portend for the public charity.
Want to help students transition into college or careers? Here’s one way purpose

Mar. 26, 2019 2:05 pm

Want to help students transition into college or careers? Here’s one way

#GrowYB supports YouthBuild Philly's programs and youth development efforts year-round.
Recovery after a fire starts with a safe place to stay purpose

Mar. 8, 2019 1:02 pm

Recovery after a fire starts with a safe place to stay

After a disaster, a short-term recovery center can provide shelter, food, clothing and services. Here's how to support Philadelphia's Red Cross House — plus, how to get a free ticket to its upcoming Red Ball.
Beware that your relationship with donors isn’t sabotaged by unconscious bias funding

Mar. 7, 2019 2:04 pm

Beware that your relationship with donors isn’t sabotaged by unconscious bias

A recent Twitterstorm from Stephen King was a useful reminder for fundraisers: Do not make assumptions based on binary gender stereotypes. Full stop.
Can we stop with the voting contests deciding where nonprofit funding should go? funding

Jan. 2, 2019 7:30 am

Can we stop with the voting contests deciding where nonprofit funding should go?

Who is best served by the $5,000 or $10,000 up for grabs? Probably the org offering it, writes columnist and development pro Valerie Johnson.
This longtime fundraiser wrote a book to help nonprofit board members ‘feel like heroes’ people

Dec. 26, 2018 7:05 am

This longtime fundraiser wrote a book to help nonprofit board members ‘feel like heroes’

Valerie Jones, who's raised millions for local orgs and trained more than a thousand people to fundraise smarter, dishes on the process of writing and publishing her first book, "Nonprofit Hero."
Giving Tuesday 2018 results: How did Philly nonprofits make out? results

Nov. 29, 2018 12:22 pm

Giving Tuesday 2018 results: How did Philly nonprofits make out?

DonorPerfect VP Jon Biedermann discusses giving trends, Support Center for Child Advocates' Tracy Buchholz dissects her strategy and a handful of other charitable orgs share their fundraising totals.
Happy #GivingTuesday! Here are 38 Philly nonprofit campaigns to support today funding

Nov. 27, 2018 2:56 pm

Happy #GivingTuesday! Here are 38 Philly nonprofit campaigns to support today

An incomplete list of all the local orgs participating in the philanthropic holiday.

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