Wave of Change: MacKenzie Scott’s ‘Yield Giving’ Campaign and Its $640 Million Impact

By: Kelly O’Neill Giving back to the community isn’t just a statement for MacKenzie Scott—it’s a commitment she’s wholeheartedly embraced. Scott is a strong advocate for philanthropy and has dedicated herself to donating her wealth to non-profit organizations through her Yield Giving Campaign over the past year. In March of 2024, Scott gave out $640 […]

Top 3 Best Practices in Fundraising

By: Rachel Sylvester What constitutes effective fundraising practices? The answer can vary among nonprofit organizations, and strategies can include soliciting donations, volunteer outreach, or selecting the optimal fundraising tools. Each of these strategies contributes to the set of best practices in fundraising for nonprofit organizations, and if you had to take away just three, these […]

Celebrating milestones: How to engage stakeholders in meaningful moments

In nonprofits, milestones mark significant achievements and important moments in the organization’s journey. From anniversaries and brand launches to graduations and other remarkable occasions, these milestones provide a golden opportunity to strengthen connections with donors and stakeholders. Let’s explore how nonprofits can infuse fun and excitement into these milestones, fostering a deeper bond with their […]

Six tips to build donor stewardship within your nonprofit

Nonprofit organizations must understand the essence of fundraising to advance their missions and move closer toward their visions. Fundraising is a core component to the operations of a nonprofit. Equally crucial, and often overlooked, is the practice of donor stewardship, which involves managing relationships with donors to ensure their long-term support and involvement. Donor stewardship […]

Six important steps for establishing a giving society

Establishing giving levels for a giving society to support a nonprofit organization is an important strategy to recognize and appreciate donors for their contributions. We have seen the value of launching a giving circle (or society) help a nonprofit launch a long-desired program or even help a new nonprofit get off the ground. A few […]