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Monthly giving for the win

Monthly giving for the win

Monthly giving. It’s the powerhouse of any annual fundraising program – simultaneously increasing revenue and donor retention. According to a study by Network for Good, the average monthly donor gives 42% more annually than single gift donors, and has a higher...

Charity effectiveness: How can you show it?

Charity effectiveness: How can you show it?

We asked, and Canadians answered. 89% of Canadians agreed that charity effectiveness plays a big role in their giving decisions. We can argue till the cows come home about whether or not judging effectiveness is an accurate or fair way to determine if a...

Why should you work with a consultant?

Why should you work with a consultant?

You know how it is. There’s a new project or challenge at your charity, and everyone scrambles to figure out how to address it. No one is an expert at dealing with this issue, so you do some research online, ask some friends, wade through, and hope for the...

Charity Confidential

Hear members of our sector anonymously sharing the stories that we usually just whisper about. We’ll reveal what can really happen working in nonprofits.

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Humans of Nonprofit

Celebrating the human stories of the nonprofit sector. Featuring personal interviews with nonprofit employees and volunteers about what drives them.

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