To advance their missions and raise the money they need, service providers must influence public opinion and political leadership.

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Two Good Fundraising Blogs Worth Checking Out

First, obstacles to overcome in major gift fundraising, and second, justifiable ambivalence about the value of Giving Tuesday for nonprofits: https://www.gailperry.com/challenges-major-gift-fundraising-success-firedupfundraising/...

The Future?

More predictions for the nonprofit sector in 2017—I especially like number four:...

Effective Advocacy Requires Credibility

Your nonprofit can’t credibly advocate on behalf of patients if you’re funded by Big Pharma: ...

The Aftermath

Nonprofit journalism is gaining new donor support in the wake of the Election and America’s political divide:...

A Study that Tells us What we Know

The Recession may have hurt philanthropy long-term, and it’s no substitute for government funding of the social safety net:...

Why Politics Matters to Nonprofits

The 18-month budget impasse in IL is killing agencies that rely on state funds:...

Getting the Meeting

Advice that reinforces the fact that successful individual donor fundraising is iterative and all about relationships: ...

Another Prediction Piece

This one an insightful look at philanthropy and charity in the “Age of Trump:” ...

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