Is Loyalty More Important than Capacity?

By |January 13th, 2016

I love news stories like this one where an unsuspecting nonprofit organization receives a windfall estate gift from an unassuming donor or volunteer.  In this case, a public school teacher who had been a volunteer at […]

Philanthropy: The New Rx for Healthy Living?

By |December 28th, 2015

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 […]

Giving Tuesday. What’s Next?

By |December 2nd, 2015

After sending emails for three straight weeks, posting on all your social media sites, and spending 24 hours urging people to cap off the shopping frenzy that is Black Friday and Cyber Monday with […]

Everything Old is New Again

By |November 23rd, 2015

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 […]