Does anyone care about your anniversary?

Your organization has reached a milestone: making an impact for ten years, twenty years, one hundred years. So what? Anniversaries are frequently the genesis for fundraising campaigns. They mark a
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Mis-Match? The Incredible Expanding Challenge Gift

An illustration of matching gifts.

By Laura MacDonald and Megan Simmons As originally published in Nonprofit Quarterly In early October, Donald Trump’s fundraising campaign promised supporters their gifts would be matched at a rate of
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Five Keys to Finding a Dynamic and Strong Nonprofit Leader

A nonprofit leader at work.

Time will tell how the current crises affect the transition of executive leadership across the nonprofit sector. Change may be delayed, as nonprofits continue to steady their financial situations. Or
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Could colleges raid their endowment? And should they?

College Endowments.

The COVID-19 pandemic has presented significant challenges to higher education. High fixed costs, declining enrollment numbers, shifts to online and hybrid models, and the cancellation of major sports have caused
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Leadership Columbus announces its Class of 2021

Leadership Columbus

Leadership Columbus is set to embark on what’s certainly the most unusual year in the community leadership program’s long history. The organization has chosen its latest class of future community
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Laura MacDonald Named 2020-2022 Chair of Giving USA Foundation

Chicago, IL – Laura MacDonald, CFRE, Principal and Founder of Benefactor Group, has been named Chair of Giving USA Foundation, a nonprofit organization founded by The Giving Institute to advance
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