Don’t Carry Out Your Mission on the Backs of Your Staff

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Julian was a superstar young staffer on our client’s Annual…

Why You Should Invest in Your Organization’s Infrastructure

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How important is your organization’s infrastructure? Just…

Fire Up Your Board Retreat: Turn it into a Porch Party!

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  In all our years of leading board retreats, my…

Build the Board You Need to Succeed

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Board recruitment can be a challenge for many nonprofits.…

Checklist: How Do You Stand on the 12 Core Fundraising Systems?

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Hurray for fundraising! It generates the funding to carry…

The 12 Essential Systems Every Nonprofit Needs for Mega Fundraising Success

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    Your nonprofit needs revenue to run and…

Top 10 Things to Understand About How Fundraising Really Works Today

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Wouldn't it be wonderful if everybody in your organization…
new tax law impact

How the New 2017 U.S. Tax Law May Impact Fundraising Revenues

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The new 2017 tax law in the U.S. alters many of the tax incentives…
AFP Toronto 2017

10 Insights from the Toronto AFP Congress 2017

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  This week, AFP Congress in Toronto presented some…

Rule #10 for Board Members: Make Your Own Proud Personal Gift

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Do board members have an obligation to make personal contributions…

5 Fundraising Mistakes We Make With Our Boards

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Are you making fundraising mistakes with board members? Is…

Do You Need a Really a Nonprofit Mentor?

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The nonprofit sector is a strong and vibrant community full…
Gail Perry and crowd

Your Work as a Nonprofit Leader is So Very Important-Thank You!

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Do you have any idea how important your work is as a nonprofit…

Want to Develop a Culture of Philanthropy? Take This Simple Quiz.

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Do you want to develop a culture of philanthropy? One that would…

Call for Revolution at #AFPFC Last Week

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There was a surprising theme rolling around the AFP International…

What Keeps 1200 Fundraisers Up at Night?

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My recent Opinion Survey of Nonprofit Leaders came back with…