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Friday, October 5, 2018
David L. Thompson, Vice President of Public Policy for the National Council of Nonprofits, summarizes the policy changes that nonprofits should care about, including federal tax law's impact on charitable giving and tax exemptions. Changes are coming and how we as nonprofits respond will affect the outcome. Read more
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Friday, August 24, 2018
I have worked with hundreds of nonprofit organizations who have used the Fundraising Fitness Test (FFT) and I am often asked, “How should I use the Fundraising Fitness Test with my board?” Read more
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Monday, June 18, 2018
Guest Post by David Greco, Social Sector Partners. New Approaches to Fighting for Equity: What Nonprofits Can Do Read more
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Thursday, May 31, 2018
Guest post by Jeffrey Byrne, President & CEO of Jeffrey Byrne + Associates. Here are five ways nonprofits can use Giving USA to improve their fundraising. Read more
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Monday, April 2, 2018
Guest Post by Anne Wallestad, President & CEO of BoardSource. Nonprofit Connect is bringing Anne Wallestad to Kansas City on April 26! Read more
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Monday, August 28, 2017
Guest post by Amir Pasic, Eugene R. Tempel Dean and Professor of Philanthropic Studies at the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy Read more
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Monday, July 24, 2017
Guest post by Craig Zablocki, nationally recognized speaker and consultant. We're bringing Craig to Kansas City on August 3 to talk how to collaborate instead of compete! Read more
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Wednesday, February 15, 2017
From the desk of Kim Meredith: Where I sit at the Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society (Stanford PACS), we have the opportunity to engage in knowledge creation and knowledge sharing- to build the field of philanthropy. Our goal is to improve the practice and effectiveness of philanthropy and social innovation through our research, and our publication the Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR). Read more
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Tuesday, September 6, 2016
The author Simon Sinek theorizes that businesses can often articulate the what and the how of what they do, but cannot as often articulate the why. In the nonprofit world, I believe we often have the opposite challenge: our sense of purpose is very strong, our work driven by our belief in our mission, but our processes and systems can become repetitive and uninspired. The word "innovation" has become overused jargon, but for me the word calls to mind all of the things that can happen--the collaborations, the ideas, the alchemy--when we get ourselves out of those ruts. Read more
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Monday, July 18, 2016
Melanie Lockwood is coming to Kansas City on July 26 to present a workshop on risk and crisis management! Learn more and save your seat. As we head into the second half of 2016, the topic of “crisis management” may not be top of mind for all nonprofit leaders. Yet a common element of many crisis events—its appearance with little or no warning—offers a reminder that there is no true “season” for preparation. Effective nonprofit leaders must be vigilant and diligent from the beginning of the year to the end. Read more