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About Annelise Ferry

Annelise is an avid traveler, photographer, and writer. When she’s not at Galaxy Digital, you can find her studying Japanese, binge-watching television, or parenting her two cats, Gatsby and Stella.

Strengthening Communities: The “What” and “How” of Service Learning

Service learning has surged in popularity at high school and college campuses across the country. Sharon Shields of Vanderbilt University has boldly stated that service learning is “one of the most significant teaching methodologies [that is] gaining momentum on many campuses.” Before implementing your own program, instructors need to know two important things: what is [...]

By | April 11th, 2017|Campus Resources|0 Comments

The Benefits of Corporate Partnerships

In recent years, reports have increasingly linked business success with corporate responsibility. This has led corporations to team up with the nonprofit sector more than ever before. The corporate community has proved itself a powerful ally to nonprofits. Indeed, partnering with the right corporation can help your nonprofit access new donors, funding, and resources while [...]

By | March 31st, 2017|News, Nonprofit Resources|Comments Off on The Benefits of Corporate Partnerships

Corporate Partnerships: a Summary

Corporations are teaming up with the nonprofit sector more than ever before. The corporate community has proved itself a powerful ally to nonprofits. In fact, a recent Conference Board survey concluded that, for roughly two out of three  large North American corporations, using philanthropy to advance their business goals is a top priority. (These business [...]

By | March 24th, 2017|Nonprofit Resources|0 Comments

How to Set Up a Volunteer Orientation Program

Your nonprofit likely depends on the enthusiastic work of your volunteers. Whether they’re providing childcare, helping with taxes, or sorting in-kind donations, volunteers are often integral to the overall success of an organization. Your efforts should not stop once you’ve recruited a volunteer. You need to welcome them, introduce them to your organization, and carefully [...]

By | March 20th, 2017|Knowledge Center, Nonprofit Resources|Comments Off on How to Set Up a Volunteer Orientation Program

Useful Analytics for Nonprofits

Nonprofits are under constant pressure to prove the effectiveness of their initiatives while simultaneously finding and retaining support, reporting to the public, and improving their communities. To do all of this, they need access to accurate, relevant data. Whether they're designing programs, tracking campaign effectiveness, studying their target market, or soliciting volunteers, nonprofits depend on [...]

By | March 3rd, 2017|Nonprofit Resources, Resources|0 Comments