Insights In Nonprofit Leadership

12 Practices of Highly Effective Nonprofit Boards

12 Practices of Highly Effective Nonprofit Boards

What makes your nonprofit board effective? That’s a big question with lots of important best practices, guidelines, and legalities to answer it.  Way more than what can be covered in one blog. In this blog, we’ll help you avoid one of the most common mistakes of...

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Successful Year-End Fundraising Starts Now

Successful Year-End Fundraising Starts Now

For many of us, our end-of-year fundraising campaign is a lot like Christmas… We know it’s coming.  We know we need to be ready.  But planning for it in August, just seems too early. Let me encourage you…Prepare now!   What is a “Campaign”? For your nonprofit or...

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Recession-Proof Your Fundraising

Recession-Proof Your Fundraising

What does the current increase in gas prices, food and housing mean for your Mission? Are we going into a Recession?  Are we already in a Recession?  The answer differs depending on who is talking.  But people are talking about it and that means people are concerned...

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Raise More Money with Your Development Calendar

Raise More Money with Your Development Calendar

Are You Missing or Misusing this Powerful Tool? If you don’t have a Development Calendar or its tucked away somewhere in your notes, you are missing out on a powerful fundraising and leadership tool that helps make your God-given vision a reality. [bctt tweet="If you...

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4 Tips for Annual Reports that Increase Funding

4 Tips for Annual Reports that Increase Funding

1. The Shorter the Better The thinking used to be that the longer the Annual Report, the more impressed current and potential donors would be with how much your ministry has been doing.  Now, the shorter your Annual Report, the better.  Many organizations...

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