Among the anti-resolution crowd, the trend for the New Year is to choose one word that will serve as your guide in 2018. If you select carefully, your word can define, focus, and motivate […]
Ten small ways you can show your donors you care:
When they send you an email or leave you a message, respond the same day. Even if all you say is, “I got your […]
The next time you’re sitting down at a restaurant, or in line for popcorn at a movie theatre, or even just waiting at a bus stop: take a look around.
What do you notice? What […]
Nike co-founder Phil Knight’s $400 million gift to Stanford University has the philanthropy police wagging their tongues again. They see these mega gifts to already rich institutions as donors’ ways of stroking their own […]
The op-ed in the Christmas Eve edition of the New York Times described growing scientific evidence that giving is good for you. Citing two separate studies, the writers claim that there appears to be a […]
Last week, I spent three days at the Georgia Education Advancement Council conference at Brasstown Valley Resort. As always, it was a pleasure to see so many development professionals from across the state, but […]