Creating a Fund Development Plan

Fund development is the strategic positioning by which an organization grows and sustains resources through building and maintaining relationships with key community stakeholders , philanthropist, and others who understand and care about the organization mission and its overall impact to the community. Sound fund development plans are built on two main factors: relationships thatcontinually strengthenContinue reading “Creating a Fund Development Plan”

How Your Nonprofit Can Engage in Community Issues

At the core of any nonprofit’s work is serving the community and providing needed resources, information or education to people who need it the most. But to remain in tune with community needs, nonprofits must maintain a constant presence and stay in close communication with local residents and community stakeholders. Knowing what’s really happening inContinue reading “How Your Nonprofit Can Engage in Community Issues”

How to Engage Volunteers Effectively

Volunteers are the backbone of many nonprofit programs and initiatives, often providing the extra manpower and resources needed to realize an organization’s mission. Having a plan to ensure they are committed and appreciated is key to having a volunteer base you can depend on time and time again. Here are 5 tips to engage volunteersContinue reading “How to Engage Volunteers Effectively”