Related to: Advocacy, Related to: Board Development, Related to: Collaboration, Related to: Communications & Marketing, Related to: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Related to: Evaluation, Related to: Financial Management, Related to: Fundraising, Related to: Human Resources, Related to: Leadership, Related to: Technology, Related to: Volunteer Management
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Related to: Volunteer ManagementYour Mission Depends on Volunteers.
Volunteers are a valuable asset for any non-profit. Without them, non-profits would be unable to achieve their mission. In 2013, the IRS released a report stating that 85% of nonprofit organizations are run by volunteers and have no paid staff. Volunteers are responsible for organizing events, raising funds, and... Read Article
Related to: Volunteer ManagementVolunteer Finds Passion & "Pure Magic."
Gabe Castro describes United Way of Central New Mexico (UWCNM) staff and Community Fund volunteers as a family working hard to make a difference in our community, one grant cycle at a time. Now one of UWCNM’s most dedicated volunteers, Gabe became a part of the Community Fund’s community-driven grant... Read Article
Related to: FundraisingImproving Health in New Mexico. Con Alma Health Foundation invites nonprofits that improve health in New Mexico to apply for grants to support their work. Con Alma, the state’s largest private foundation dedicated solely to health, opened its grant cycle, which includes small grants of up to $15,000 and technical assistance grants up to $10,000. Con Alma... Read Article
Related to: FundraisingWhat You and Your Board Need to Know.
Effective fundraisers don’t sell the gift, they 'listen' the gift. In order to do so, you talk during the presentation for roughly 25 percent of the time, and the would-be donor talks for the balance. If you listen carefully enough, empathetically, you’ll know precisely the prospect’s needs and greatest passions.... Read Article
Related to: Advocacy, Related to: Board Development, Related to: Collaboration, Related to: Communications & Marketing, Related to: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Related to: Evaluation, Related to: Financial Management, Related to: Fundraising, Related to: Human Resources, Related to: Leadership, Related to: Technology, Related to: Volunteer ManagementCall for CNPE Trainers
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Related to: FundraisingBuilding Capacity to Secure Transformative Gifts. On Thursday, April 5, The Grants Collective will graduate its second cohort of the Talent Academy. The Talent Academy is an intensive fellowship program aimed at local grant writers and fundraisers. This year’s cohort nearly doubled in size from last year, with 11 nonprofit organizations represented in the... Read Article
Related to: EvaluationUNM Hosts 3rd Annual Evaluation Workshop.
Every Spring, the UNM Evaluation Lab hosts a Workshop where community organization leaders join UNM students, faculty, and policy center researchers to share ideas, experiences and knowledge. The Workshop highlights innovative evaluation activities happening at member organizations and promotes evaluation practices that... Read Article
Related to: FundraisingEnriching the Education of Future Leaders.
Kars4Kids, the national car donation program whose proceeds benefit educational initiatives for children, has been giving out small grants to worthy organizations by way of its Kars4Kids Small Grants program for many years.
Grants are available for nonprofits furthering children and young adult welfare and... Read Article
Related to: Volunteer ManagementTap Into the Networks of Your Volunteers.
Volunteer recruitment “tell-a-friend” campaigns are easy ways to expand your volunteer recruitment campaigns by tapping into the networks of your existing volunteers. Your biggest fans will be more than happy to help you spread the word, but they need encouragement and the tools to do it.
That’s where... Read Article