Make it rain…MONEY!

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More specifically, make it rain donations and grants. I wish I could tell you that there is a magic recipe to achieving fundraising goals for your nonprofit, but there is not. What we do know is that the United States is a very generous nation. There are many, many individuals, companies and foundations that make […]

Love Connections with Non-Profits

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By:  Julie Beem, MBA Spreading collaborative “love” doesn’t have to be confined to alliances with other businesses. Local and national non-profits are always looking for business partners. The benefit to your business of focusing on a partnership with a non-profit are: It shows your customers, your employees and your community that you’re socially responsible. It […]

Finance vs. Fundraising

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Every nonprofit knows both the finance and fundraising departments are critical to its success. So why does it always seem that the two departments almost never get along? Communication and understanding – or lack thereof – is typically to blame. The finance department needs a consistent monthly cash flow to ensure operations continue uninterrupted. The […]