10 Tips for Writing a Winning Grant

Welcome back to our Writing for Nonprofits Series! For this post, we enlisted the grant-writing expertise of Kate Frost, Resource Development Director at Children First/Communities in Schools of Buncombe County (Children First/CIS). This North Carolina nonprofit makes sure students have the tools they need to succeed in school and empowers the community to be advocates [...]

By |2018-07-31T12:47:09+00:00July 31st, 2018|Knowledge Center, Nonprofit Resources|0 Comments

How to Write Compelling Fundraising Letters

About Fundraising Letters A fundraising letter does three essential things: (1) details a need or cause; (2) tells the recipient how they can contribute to that cause; and (3) thanks the potential donor for their continued support. Fundraising letters typically ask for money or supplies, but you can also use them to enlist the help [...]

By |2018-07-02T14:06:41+00:00July 2nd, 2018|News, Nonprofit Resources|0 Comments

Training Doesn’t Just Train; It Empowers and Transforms

Nonprofits, participating agencies, Galaxy Digital, and volunteers alike work, often tirelessly, toward a common goal: to shape better, more caring communities. The collective efforts of this network help to make a tangible difference. However, the logistics of managing a volunteer agency can become overwhelming for many who are already short on time and funds. [...]

Engaging Your Agencies: An Introduction

by Addison Van Auken Welcome to Galaxy Digital’s Agency Engagement Series! Over the next few weeks, we’ll be enlisting the wisdom of our nonprofit superstars to offer helpful insight into more effective engagement with your partner agencies. How is This Series Pertinent to You? As a volunteer center that has invested in a Connect [...]

By |2018-03-08T16:34:41+00:00March 8th, 2018|Knowledge Center, Nonprofit Resources, Resources|0 Comments

The Importance of Being Prepared Before a Disaster Strikes

Disasters strike in every corner of the world, during every season, and on different scales throughout the year. Nonprofit organizations serve as key players during these disasters, providing aid and resources to those affected. Indeed, hospitals, food banks, human and animal shelters, and other nonprofits are integrated into most response and recovery efforts during emergencies. [...]

By |2017-10-23T08:55:30+00:00October 19th, 2017|Knowledge Center, Nonprofit Resources|0 Comments