April 24, 2023

Here’s why your organization should make professional development a top priority.

Let’s start this month’s blog with a little reflection. How many employer-sponsored professional development opportunities (workshops, conferences, certifications or degree programs, etc. have you taken part in in the last month? The last 6 months? How about in the last year? If you said one (or more) for any of […]
March 23, 2023

Planning your next fundraising event? Watch out for these potential pitfalls.

Fundraising events – we know them, we love them (mostly– it’s complicated). When done right, events can be an efficient and powerful way to steward longtime supporters, to showcase your mission and work, and to cultivate relationships with new friends. With all the moving pieces involved, events can be a […]
February 23, 2023

Fundraising is Activism. Are you speaking up?

More often than not, nonprofit fundraising professionals act as a bridge between communities with vast wealth, and those who have been historically under-resourced. And while this means that we may have exciting opportunities to make mutually-beneficial, life-changing connections, it also means that Fundraisers have a profound responsibility to advocate with […]