Donor Data: Increase Your Donations in 5 Simple Steps

> Posted on December 1st, by Erin Cusack in Fundraising and Grants.
Donor Data: Increase Your Donations in 5 Simple Steps

This post is brought to you by our friends at Donor Search, a prospect research and wealth screening company that focuses on proven philanthropy.

Donor data is the basis of your fundraising strategy. It is, after all, the totality of … Read more >>



Free Email Series: 10 Day Nonprofit Startup Bootcamp

> Posted on November 18th, by Erin Cusack in Nonprofit Compliance, Nonprofit Startup.
Free Email Series: 10 Day Nonprofit Startup Bootcamp

Starting a nonprofit is a great way to give back to your community and help those in need. No matter what your cause is, starting a nonprofit will help you support it. Government applications may seem like a lot of … Read more >>



Webinar: The ABCs of Starting Your 501(c)(3)

> Posted on November 17th, by Erin Cusack in Nonprofit Compliance, Nonprofit Startup.
Webinar: The ABCs of Starting Your 501(c)(3)
December 8, 2016 1:00 – 2:30 EST

Nonprofit founders face a long list of applications and paperwork to properly establish a 501(c)(3) organization. Incorporating, forming a board of directors, creating bylaws, and applying for tax exempt status are just a … Read more >>



Make the Most of Giving Tuesday and Holiday Fundraising

> Posted on November 16th, by Ify Aduba in Fundraising and Grants, Nonprofit Compliance.
Make the Most of Giving Tuesday and Holiday Fundraising

You’ve worked hard this year. You’ve done an incredible job with your programming and have maximized the impact of each dollar raised. Your donors are impressed and spreading the word about your impact every way they know how – casual … Read more >>



November 15 Filing Deadline for Charities

November 15 Filing Deadline for Charities

November 15 is an important date for renewing charitable solicitation registrations. Many states base their charitable solicitation renewal and annual financial reporting due dates on the charity’s fiscal year. Upon filing with the state charitable solicitation authorities, charities must usually … Read more >>



Best Practices in Managing Charitable Solicitation Compliance

> Posted on October 4th, by James Gilmer in Fundraising and Grants, Nonprofit Compliance.
Best Practices in Managing Charitable Solicitation Compliance

In our last post, we discussed why fundraising compliance should be a priority for every charity. Compliant organizations avoid state-imposed penalties, are able to fundraise limitlessly, and benefit from a higher rate of return on their solicitations. In this post, … Read more >>



Charitable Solicitation Compliance: What Every Nonprofit Leader Must Know

> Posted on September 29th, by James Gilmer in Fundraising and Grants, Nonprofit Compliance.
Charitable Solicitation Compliance: What Every Nonprofit Leader Must Know

Charitable solicitation compliance is a complex topic that many nonprofit leaders do not understand. But that doesn’t have to be the case! We’ve prepared a free Executive Brief to help you get your leadership team up-to-speed quickly. The Executive Brief … Read more >>



Infographic: 5 Tips for Planning your Fall Auction

> Posted on September 22nd, by Erin Cusack in Fundraising and Grants.
Infographic: 5 Tips for Planning your Fall Auction

Charity auctions are a fun and exciting way to engage donors; not to mention, auctions can help your nonprofit raise a lot of money.

Charity auctions are lucrative and highly-specialized events with many moving parts. As such, they can also … Read more >>



Client Spotlight: No-Shave November

> Posted on September 21st, by Erin Cusack in Industry News.
Client Spotlight: No-Shave November

No-Shave November was started in 2009 in memory of the Hill family’s father, Matthew Hill, who passed away from colon cancer in 2007. The concept is simple, put down your razor for the month of November and donate the money … Read more >>



Prioritizing Compliance: Avoid Risks and Achieve Better Fundraising

> Posted on September 19th, by James Gilmer in Fundraising and Grants, Nonprofit Compliance.
Prioritizing Compliance: Avoid Risks and Achieve Better Fundraising

As you begin to discuss charitable solicitation registration within your organization, you will likely face a variety of questions. These questions may range from specifics about the requirements, to how they apply to your organization, to whether your nonprofit should … Read more >>