Predictions are a tricky thing. They're mostly comprised of strong currents of the present, past habits and a big dose of educated guessing. When it comes to nonprofits, there's also an element of hopefulness that's thrown in, at least in my list of predictions for 2016. 2015 has seen much innovation in technology and communication. The United Nations Sustainable Development … [Read more...] about 5 Nonprofit Predictions for 2016
New giving platform helps donors direct their dollars to high-impact nonprofits Target audience: Nonprofits, cause organizations, foundations, NGOs, social enterprises, businesses, educators, journalists, general public. Guest post by Tamara Schweitzer Social Impact Exchange The giving season is upon us and it’s the time of year when many around the country are thinking … [Read more...] about Social Impact 100: Who’s really effecting change?
Photo by Clifford J. Steele Savvi's new fundraising program resonates with nonprofits Target audience: Nonprofits, cause organizations, social change advocates, foundations, NGOs, social enterprises, educators, community organizations. Guest post by Kiley Newbold Savvi.com There are plenty of people in the world who want to give. That’s evident by the billions of … [Read more...] about Savvi: A recurring revenue stream for nonprofits
To get the most out of volunteers, start with plan Target audience: Cause organizations, nonprofits, NGOs, volunteer centers, social enterprises. Guest post by Susannah Vila If you've completed some successful social actions, chances are you have an opportunity to bring some new people onto your campaign or into your program. Begin recruiting volunteers, but remember … [Read more...] about How to recruit and manage volunteers
Image by Yodel Anecdotal on Flickr [author]The world of charitable giving is undergoing its most radical transformation ever. As philanthropy has become democratized through the Internet and social media, Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen offers a timely, clear-eyed and inspiring assessment of the charitable landscape in her new book “Giving 2.0: Transform Your Giving and Our … [Read more...] about ‘Giving 2.0’ chronicles changing face of charity