Nonprofits Evolve Amid Economic Uncertainty: BDO Nonprofit Standards Survey 2022

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Despite a year of global economic turmoil characterized by inflation and the looming possibility of a downturn, nonprofits not only achieved revenue growth but expanded their impact, according to BDO’s annual Nonprofit Standards benchmarking survey.

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Participate in NonProfit PRO’s “Nonprofit Leadership Impact Study”

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NonProfit PRO is gearing up to release its annual “Nonprofit Leadership Impact Study.” First, we are seeking nonprofit professionals to complete our survey In order to get a sense of what is happening in the sector. .


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Where Are the Nonprofit Workers?

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In the past year, I have interfaced with nonprofits in a variety of ways. One central theme that continued to occur is the major issue of having the quantity and quality of nonprofit workers an organization needs.

Nonprofit IT Security: 5 Inexpensive Ways to Secure Your Organization

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If you're not concerned about data security as a nonprofit, you should be. Hackers tend not to deliberately target nonprofits the way they do manufacturers and financial institutions, for example.

Nonprofit Technology Adoption: Why It Matters and How to Be Successful

Discover how this high-level overview report can help get your organization in shape for technology adoption and read helpful best practices for facilitating this critical process.

7 Nonprofit Holiday Bloopers

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I typically go through my stack of mail once a week to scan in new ideas or things I particularly like because I learn from what you as fundraisers do at your nonprofits. Well, as a special Thanksgiving message, I wanted to share some holiday bloopers I’ve seen recently.

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5 Governance Tips for Nonprofit Directors

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Nonprofit directors play a vital role in making sure a nonprofit’s governance structure is functioning and healthy. Board Executive Issues Directors executive issues Nonprofit directors

6 Ways to Get Your Nonprofit Website Ready to Boost Holiday Giving

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The holidays are coming soon and that means you need to be ready to make the most of it, starting with getting your nonprofit website spiffed up, donor friendly, and ready to receive donations. Here’s a list of 6 things you can do to get your nonprofit website ready for the holidays.

Nominate Your 2022 Nonprofit Professionals of the Year

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NonProfit PRO will recognize those who are working or volunteering for nonprofits and are devoted to their mission through our annual Nonprofit Professional of the Year Awards.

What you need to know BEFORE you start a nonprofit

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There’s nothing more exciting than making the decision to start a nonprofit! But first, you need to build a solid foundation so your nonprofit will thrive, not struggle. Seriously, about half of all new nonprofits don’t make it through the first year or so.

Thinking About Flying Solo as a Nonprofit Consultant?

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If you are interested in flying solo in a consulting career path, you need to understand how you can help nonprofit organizations. Agencies & Consultant Consultant Nonprofit consultant

The Denan Project - Leveraging WhatsApp for Good

As part of building a new supporter journey (from making a one-time donation to becoming a sustaining supporter), The Denan Project set out to shorten the time between the first donation and the recurring donations.

Planet Launches Nonprofit Program to Empower Mission-Driven Organizations

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Planet Labs announced the launch of its Nonprofit Program, an offering that provides access to Planet imagery and support services specifically for nonprofits and non-governmental organizations. News/Stats/Studies Software/Technology Nonprofit Program Planet

The Secrets of Direct Mail for Nonprofits

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Fundraising is the biggest challenge nonprofit organizations face. One of the most effective methods of marketing for nonprofits is direct mail. . Direct Mail Personalization Postal direct mail direct mail personalization nonprofit direct mail

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Volunteers Are a Precious Nonprofit Resource

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Volunteers are a tremendous resource for charitable nonprofits. Without volunteers, nonprofits would struggle to provide programs, community services and more. Volunteers nonprofit volunteers Volunteerism

11 Stats on the Nonprofit Sector

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Because of the importance of the nonprofit sector in this changing society, updated nonprofit facts and statistics are important to know and understand. Here are 11 nonprofit sector stats. News/Stats/Studies Nonprofit sector Statistics Stats

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How to Recruit Volunteers for Your Nonprofit

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For most nonprofits and charities, volunteers are a vital part of their operations, allowing many organizations to make a big impact even with lean budgets. As a result, nonprofits are scrambling to make up for the lost assistance.

Can Numerology Help You Design the Best Nonprofit Board?

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This list highlights the numerical challenges, or at least questions that come to mind, when considering the design and maintenance of a nonprofit board. Board Nonprofit board numbers numerologyNumbers are a dominant question when it comes to designing an effective board.

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FREE 2023 Nonprofit Salaries Guide

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The nonprofit industry is the third-largest employer in North America, employing roughly 1 out of every 10 working Americans. Download Keela's 2023 Nonprofit Salaries Guide to find out

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New Survey Ranks Most Trusted Nonprofits

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Roughly three in five Americans tend to trust nonprofits; however, 43% have lost trust in a nonprofit, with many unwilling to forgive. News/Stats/Studies trusted brands trusted nonprofits

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The Importance of Positive Nonprofit Office Culture

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Today’s nonprofit employees better understand the concept of workplace culture. Executive Issues Staffing & Human Resources executive issues HR nonprofit office culture office culture

Why Nonprofits Must Make Peace with Turnover

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Staffing & Human Resources employee turnover Nonprofit staff turnover Staffing Staffing changes TurnoverTurnover is often seen as evidence of a problematic organizational culture. If letters of resignation are swirling about, the assumption is something must be broken.

The NonProfit Voice Ep 69: Why It’s Essential to Become a Digital-First Nonprofit

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Online Fundraising Social Media Software/Technology Cathexis Partners Digital-first digital-first fundraising Epilepsy Foundation GoodUnited The NonProfit Voice

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3 Big Opportunities That Allow Small Nonprofits to Stand Out

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Annual Campaigns Direct Response fundraising Fundraising opportunities small nonprofitsBeing smaller is no excuse for not making a heroic effort; your mission deserves smart fundraising. And smart fundraising means taking advantage of these big opportunities.

Five Fundraising Ideas for Nonprofits That Don’t Work (or Why You Aren’t Raising Enough Money)

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We hear from folks all the time who are looking for new fundraising ideas for nonprofits, especially fundraising ideas for a new nonprofit. Sometimes when people are looking for new fundraising ideas for nonprofits, they’re looking for a quick solution to solve their funding problems.

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Nonprofit CRM Comparison Workbook

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With so many vendors in the market, how do you determine which CRM best meets your nonprofit's needs? Download our free Nonprofit CRM Comparison Workbook to compare vendors apples to apples and calculate a vendor fit score to find your perfect CRM match

Biden-Harris Administration Launches $50M Program for Nonprofits to Make Critical Energy Upgrades

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Department of Energy (DOE), released a pilot program that will help make nonprofit buildings more efficient, saving organizations money to reinvest in mission-driven work. Government & Regulation Grants News/Stats/Studies Biden-Harris Administration Energy Government Nonprofits

Here’s Why Your Nonprofit Team Isn’t Hitting Its Goals

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Your nonprofit likely has many goals it wants to accomplish, ranging in priority and timeline. However, for you to lay a path to accomplish your goals, your nonprofit should follow a similar structure for writing each of your goals. .

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The Strength of Shared Power in Nonprofit Leadership

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It is, however, a growing trend in the nonprofit world, where we continue to explore ways to share power and strengthen our organizations’ leadership and stability. Executive Issues Staffing & Human Resources co-leadership Nonprofit Leadership shared powerCo-leadership isn’t new.

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Why Nonprofits Should Seek Out Younger Donors

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It’s a common tactic for nonprofit organizations to seek out an older donor base in the hopes of soliciting larger gifts. When most people think of millennials and Generation Z, their financial freedom to give doesn’t typically come to mind.

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How Fintech Is Changing Nonprofit Philanthropy

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Nonprofit funding is evolving rapidly, with new players and technologies emerging almost daily.

How to Use Storytelling for Nonprofits to Tug Heartstrings and Raise Funds

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Everyone loves a good story, and your skills in storytelling for nonprofits can make the difference between getting big bucks and donation requests that fall flat. EVERY nonprofit has stories to tell! Your nonprofit is simply the conduit to allow people to change lives.

NonProfit POWER Returns for 2.5 Jam-Packed Days of Education, Networking

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NonProfit POWER, a NonProfit PRO-hosted conference, returns in 2022 to provide top-notch fundraising education and showcase nonprofit technology capabilities for select nonprofit leaders across 2.5 Fundraiser Education News/Stats/Studies NonProfit POWER Summit

Will Nonprofit Employees Unionize?

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A new year is a new opportunity for nonprofits to think and act anew. Take, for instance, attempts by the Nonprofit Professional Employees Union and the Office and Professional Employees International Union to unionize all nonprofits.

When Nonprofits Put Policy Over People

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Planned Giving donor giving Donors HR nonprofit policy Planned-giving PolicyYour people are your most important resource. Since they are doing such amazing work, don’t allow policies that punish them, but look to reward, encourage, and celebrate them instead.

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Survey: The Pandemic and Racial Equity Are Changing the Nonprofit Sector

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Community leaders detail increased demand, how they're adapting, and what they need now in the Nonprofit Finance Fund's "2022 State of the Nonprofit Sector Survey.". News/Stats/Studies 2022 State of the Nonprofit Sector Survey Nonprofit Finance Fund

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The NonProfit Voice Ep 71: Finding the Right Educational Opportunities for Your Nonprofit Career

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Lauren Grow, director of development at West Chester University Foundation and Elizabeth Abel, senior vice president at CCS Fundraising, join The NonProfit Voice to explore educational opportunities in the nonprofit sector, as well as their own experiences educating nonprofit professionals at the University of Pennsylvania.

Does Your Nonprofit’s Anniversary Count as Special?

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Donor Relationship Management Anniversary nonprofit anniversariesYou can use an anniversary as a special day, even a whole special year as long as you don’t make it about you, the organization, but make it about you, the donor.

2022 Nonprofit Research Study

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Gain insights from 400 nonprofit professionals in MIP’s 2022 Nonprofit Research Study, which measured the state of the sector and the pandemic's effect on nonprofit operations and management including efficiency, staffing, tech adoption, strategic investments and more

The 12 Best Fundraising Tools for Nonprofits

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In this guide, we cover our list of the top twelve fundraising tools for nonprofits, questions to ask when shopping for fundraising technology, and key features that drive results.

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The NonProfit Voice Ep 70: Maximize Fundraising With the Right Messaging Mindset

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Jacqueline House, Safe Children Coalition’s vice president of communications and community engagement,and Tracy Vanderneck, president of Phil-Com, join The NonProfit Voice to share the keys to nonprofit messaging.

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How Nonprofits Can Improve and Protect Their Financial Health

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Economic volatility, labor shifts, donor fatigue, and dwindling federal funding present challenges for nonprofits. Fortunately, there are steps nonprofits can take to improve and protect their financial health.

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Hub International Launches NonProfit Specialty Practice

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Hub International Limited (HUB), a leading global insurance brokerage and financial services firm, announced today the launch of its Nonprofit Specialty practice, HUB’s 10th Specialty in five years.