In Givers, Doers, & Thinkers, Alicia Manning explains that philanthropists needs a “high tolerance for dissonance.” Human life is messy, not uniform, and humane philanthropy embraces that.
Announcing Givers, Doers, & Thinkers, Philanthropy Daily’s new podcast on the intersection of philanthropy and civil society.
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times … and it was a strategic development plan that made all the difference.
Our social fabric is tearing at the seams. We need cultural rites and civic institutions to offer individuals a meaningful membership in a community.
The Giving USA 2020 summary was just released, and the findings are not surprising. That’s a good thing.
Aristotle codified it but many have said: all human actions are done for the sake of some end. A valuable principle in life, this can help our fundraising, too.
If you’re reaching out to foundations in the midst of this pandemic, best practices are not much different. But it’s more important than ever that you stand out from the crowd. Here’s how you can do that.
Emergency times call for emergency measures—but not precedent. However, emergency times may help us to see more clearly, including helping foundations improve their giving.
It’s Lent and mortality is on everyone’s mind. Do you have planned giving information on your website?
It’s the “digital age” but direct mail still works. We might even see a “golden age” of direct mail.