Right on the Money: Four Ingredients to Hiring an Effective Development Director
High turnover in lead fundraising staff can hurt nonprofits financially--so how do you find the right person for the job and keep them?
Fundraising Week 2012: Teaming up With Corporations
An Arkansas fundraiser shares how she built a strong relationship with a local company--and got it to make a donation to her youth-serving organization.
Fundraising Week 2012: Diversify Your Fundraising Portfolio
It's Fundraising Week here at NCFY! We're re-posting some of our favorite articles from the Right on the Money series, which focuses on how youth-serving organizations can sustain their programs financially. In this article first published in April 2009, we talk to fundraising consultant Ann McCaw about the importance of "diversifying" your funding sources.
Right on the Money: Start a Monthly Giving Program
The chief fundraiser at a youth-serving organization in Lincoln, NE, shares three steps to running a giving club through which donors make a gift every month.
Right on the Money: Changing the Way You Think About Flexible Funding Could Reap Rewards
Every nonprofit leader dreams of having flexible funding: Money that’s not tied to a particular grant project or the organization’s day-to-day operations. Money that could be used to make the organization better than ever. If you had such a windfall, would you know what to do with it?