While Giving USA’s annual reports fulfill a need for serious study of the charitable sector, fundraising professionals would do best to ignore all the buzz and focus on data that is more relevant to their specific organizations.
The latest report from Congress’ Social Capital Project lays the foundation for strengthening families, communities, and civil society.
Giving USA’s annual report on philanthropy for the year 2018 presents a complex climate for fundraisers and concerns for lovers of American civil society.
Nonprofits can now take a survey to measure their performance and compare their fundraising programs against the highest performing organizations in their sectors.
Harvesting gains from digital money by giving some of it away can be better for donors than the nonprofits they support.
Expertly deflating the pretensions of those who would make fundraising a bureaucratic and esoteric profession, this book takes on the creeping trend of professionalization in philanthropy.
Number of donors, retention rates and smaller gifts all decreased.
Reviewing Timothy P. Carney’s “Alienated America.”
A recent survey reveals that Americans are expecting too little from their communities and too much from a distant central power.
If fighting poverty is philanthropy’s primary task, then foundations and donors ought to take note of the high economic and moral damage done by insidious occupational licensing laws.