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9 Ways to Support Charity at Your Wedding

9 Ways to Support Charity at Your Wedding

I’m getting married in two days! (Cue the high-pitched squealing.) And as someone who works in the charitable sector, I’ve been thinking a lot about how charity can be incorporated into this special day. Having spent the past seven months planning a wedding, let me...
Your fundraising career: Should I specialize?

Your fundraising career: Should I specialize?

This post originally appeared on the AFP Greater Toronto Chapter Blog. Nine years into my fundraising career I did it. I decided to specialize. I had been working in a small shop for years doing most of the fundraising. When you work on a smaller team, you learn to do...
How to get your charity in the headlines (in a good way!)

How to get your charity in the headlines (in a good way!)

What happens when a reporter calls your charity? Does everyone at your organization dive under their desks, hoping that they won’t be asked to speak on television, or give an interview? I know I used to run from calls from reporters. But that was before I really...