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  • Four Ways That Healthcare Organizations Can Leverage Crowdfunding

    Four Ways That Healthcare Organizations Can Leverage Crowdfunding

    This article is part of the bbcon 2018 Speaker Series on npENGAGE. Get a taste of the 250+ sessions that will help your organization …

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  • What Drives Gen Z: Is It the Experience or the Cause?

    What Drives Gen Z: Is It the Experience or the Cause?

    Contrary to what is commonly believed, young people care about, and give to, virtually every major social cause. Obviously, there …

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  • #GivingTuesday: The Arts & Culture Way

    #GivingTuesday: The Arts & Culture Way

    Approaching its seventh year, #GivingTuesday’s success isn’t slowing down and only increasing in donor participation. According to Blackbaud’s 2017 Charitable …

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  • Developing a Panoramic Perspective through Cross-Sector Communities of Practice

    Developing a Panoramic Perspective through Cross-Sector Communities of Practice

    In the nonprofit sector, communities of practice are an established concept. These groups bring together cross-sector leaders to develop talent, …

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  • Strategies for Successful Patient Engagement

    Strategies for Successful Patient Engagement

    “How motivated are they to take an active role in their own well-being? That’s the ultimate goal of health care …

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  • Creating a Giving Tuesday Strategy That’s ‘Just Right’

    Creating a Giving Tuesday Strategy That’s ‘Just Right’

    “And this chair is just right,” says a Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary (BVM) Sister in a …

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  • 10 Ways Hospital Foundations Can Use Giving Tuesday to Enhance End-of-Year Giving

    10 Ways Hospital Foundations Can Use Giving Tuesday to Enhance End-of-Year Giving

    Unless you live under a rock, you’ve probably heard about #GivingTuesday. It is held the Tuesday after the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday (and after the commercial Black …

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  • It’s Time to Get Ready for Giving Tuesday!

    It’s Time to Get Ready for Giving Tuesday!

    In this strange fundraising climate, here’s a trend we can all appreciate: Now in its seventh year, #GivingTuesday donations continue …

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  • What Fundraisers Need to Know About How Women and Men Give During Retirement

    What Fundraisers Need to Know About How Women and Men Give During Retirement

    This article is part of the bbcon 2018 Speaker Series on npENGAGE. Get a taste of the 250+ sessions that will help your organization …

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  • Mid-Level Giving: Stuck in the Middle with Who

    Mid-Level Giving: Stuck in the Middle with Who

    I recently released a new whitepaper, Finding Value in the Middle: An Examination of Mid-Level Giving. This topic has been …

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  • 7 Tips for Building a Healthcare Fundraising Program

    7 Tips for Building a Healthcare Fundraising Program

    “All I do is special events. I honestly don’t know how to build a full fundraising program.” This is the …

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  • 5 Tips for the Perfect Online Donation Form

    5 Tips for the Perfect Online Donation Form

    First things first: There is no such thing as a perfect donation form. Let’s get that established right up front. …

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  • 8 Creative Fundraising Ideas to Advance Your Mission

    8 Creative Fundraising Ideas to Advance Your Mission

    Fundraising for your cause is exciting, challenging and should be unique to your mission. Annual appeals, #GivingTuesday and end-of-year fundraising …

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  • 3 Tips for Engaging Hospital CEOs in Fundraising

    3 Tips for Engaging Hospital CEOs in Fundraising

    Emotional intelligence teaches us to challenge our discomforts. As hospital fundraisers, one of our most powerful roles is leading our …

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  • 3 Steps to Launch an Outcomes-Focused Strategy the Right Way

    3 Steps to Launch an Outcomes-Focused Strategy the Right Way

    When you’re looking to launch a new outcomes-centered strategy, start with these three steps and sample scripts to ensure you’re heading in the right direction.  

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  • A 5 Week Mid-Level Donor Boot Camp: Make Your Nonprofit’s Mid-Level Fundraising Program Great Again

    A 5 Week Mid-Level Donor Boot Camp: Make Your Nonprofit’s Mid-Level Fundraising Program Great Again

    Are you suffering from mid-level donor envy? More and more organizations are catching on to the importance of this generous …

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  • How Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh Increased Member Conversion and Retention Rates

    How Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh Increased Member Conversion and Retention Rates

    This article is part of the bbcon 2018 Speaker Series on npENGAGE. Get a taste of the 250+ sessions that will help …

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  • A Model for Wildfire Disaster Relief

    A Model for Wildfire Disaster Relief

    Nearly 20,000 residents have been asked to evacuate their homes in Northern California as a result of the multiple wildfires …

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  • Advocacy & Facebook Political Ads: What Your Nonprofit Needs to Know

    Advocacy & Facebook Political Ads: What Your Nonprofit Needs to Know

    What’s up with Facebook Political Ads? If you use Facebook, you probably have noticed how the news feed presents political …

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  • 5 Strategies to Implementing a Successful Employee Giving Campaign

    5 Strategies to Implementing a Successful Employee Giving Campaign

    Starting your own employee giving campaign is not for the faint of heart!  It may sound easy, but in truth …

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