Fundraising Headlines and Blogs – March 28, 2011

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Here’s a summary of recent articles and blogs related to fundraising and nonprofit organizations. As always, please share this with others might benefit from the information. Thanks again for reading!


  • Have You Met the New Consumer? The Network for Good
  • Case Study: Corporate Social Responsibility in the US – Triple Pundit
  • Women Are Becoming Better Prospects for Fund Raisers – The Chronicle of Philanthropy
  • Small Groups + Strong Ties = The trend toward deeper engagements and offline action | Social Impact Blog
  • Raising Money When Your Cause Just Isn’t Sexy – The Chronicle of Philanthropy
  • Don’t let technology get in the way of donor relationships | Growing Your Donors
  • Nonprofits That Invested in Fundraising Staff, Resources More Likely to See Increases | eJewish Philanthropy


  • My Favorite Fundraising Metrics | The Agitator
  • Online Giving Continues To Grow The NonProfit Times
  • Charitable giving lags economic growth –
  • Two-Thirds of Charities Predict Giving Increase in 2011 – The Chronicle of Philanthropy
  • Small and Mid-size Foundations’ Grant Making Rose in 2010 | eJewish Philanthropy
  • Convio’s 2010 Online Benchmarks | The Agitator


  • What Donors Really Do Online – Katya’s Non-Profit Marketing Blog
  • How Much Money Should Your Nonprofit Be Raising Online? frogloop
  • Voter Use Of Internet During 2010 Campaign | The Agitator
  • Facebook: make sure it’s worth your time – Future Fundraising Now
  • Tips on maintaining relationships with mobile donors | Case Foundation
  • Facebook fundraising, that works – Jonathon Grapsas’ blog
  • Are QR codes the next big thing? | Social Impact Blog


  • How to tell a story: A template – Katya’s Non-Profit Marketing Blog
  • A Better Way to Produce Nonprofit Annual Reports (Treesaver) | Beth’s Blog
  • Are you playing it (too) safe with your nonprofit communications? | Pamela Grow’s Grantwriting Blog
  • Creativity Counts When Presenting Facts and Figures – The Chronicle of Philanthropy
  • Announcing the top nonprofit videos of the year! | Case Foundation
  • Better Donor Newsletters | The Agitator
  • What We Can Learn From LinkedIn | Growing Your Donors


  • If you want your board members to trust you, don’t hide things from them.
  • 26 Practices of High Performing Boards |
  • U.S. Nonprofits Struggle to Meet Fast-Climbing Demand for Services | eJewish Philanthropy
  • National Grant-Making Group Was Defrauded of $200,000 by Workers – The Chronicle of Philanthropy
  • Getting along – conflicts among staff @kirstenbullock for SOFII’s Blog
  • Should nonprofits collaborate or compete? | New Philanthropy Capital’s Blog
  • Not a list you want to be on: IRS Nonfiler Revocation List is Coming | Foundation Group Blog


  • Impact of recession isn’t over – but there are signs of hope – PRNewswire
  • What Recession? Some Charities Are Just Fine- The NonProfit Times
  • Will Warren Buffet and Bill Gates Persuade India’s Rich to Share Their Wealth? – India Real Time – WSJ
  • Creating more impact through strategic giving and partnerships The DoGoodBetter Blog
  • Google Launches Google for Nonprofits | Beth’s Blog
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