Bolder Advocacy

Posted by on Aug 15, 2017

Lobbying is a way nonprofits can advance their missions, educate policymakers, & protect their values—dos & donts: https://www.bolderadvocacy.org/resource/amplify-voice-lobbying-dos-donts

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A Key Role for Nonprofit Journalism

Posted by on Aug 15, 2017

Maintaining the important voice of alternative media in America’s cities:  https://www.poynter.org/2017/last-month-baltimore-city-paper-said-it-was-closing-now-a-nonprofit-is-working-to-restore-the-citys-alternative-media/470245/

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Blog Away

Posted by on Aug 14, 2017

Blogging is an effective way for your nonprofit’s leaders to fundraise and advocate (2 links): http://blog.capterra.com/3-reasons-a-blog-is-crucial-to-your-nonprofit/  Blogging Best...

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Don’t Say It Can’t Be Done!

Posted by on Aug 10, 2017

Yes, your community-based grassroots advocacy organization can create a culture of fundraising and be successful at it.  I’m tired of hearing people from grassroots community-based organizations say they cannot develop a culture of fundraising and cultivate individual donors. Instead, they don’t bother to try and spend a lot of time complaining about foundations (which deserve to be complained about, true). CHiRLA—a wonderful Los Angeles...

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