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Episodic Giving and the Rise of the ‘Rage Donation’

In an era when charitable giving is as easy as a few clicks and a submit button, it’s hardly a surprise that nonprofits see their …

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Do You Know Enough About Generation Z?

It’d be difficult to work in the philanthropic sphere without hearing about the Millennial generation.They make up over a quarter of the population and have …

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Corporate Social Responsibility in the Face of Disaster

In recent years, reports have increasingly linked business success with corporate social responsibility. Corporations are teaming up with the nonprofit sector more than ever before, …

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Using Galaxy Digital’s Connect Sites for Disaster Response

On August 25, 2017, Hurricane Harvey touched ground in a rural area of southeast Texas. Over the next four days, parts of Texas received over …

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Incorporating Photovoice Methodolgies Into a Service-Learning Course

Over the past two decades, a new methodology known as photovoice has emerged on the anthropological, documentary, and public-health scenes. More recently, it has been …

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Go Viral With These 5 Content Tips

It seems like a no-brainer: for people to share your nonprofit’s content, you need to create materials they’ll love. When people share your content in …

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Galaxy Digital Announces Partership with OneEach Technologies

We’re thrilled for our clients to know about a project that has been in the works for over a year now: Galaxy Digital has entered …

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Are “Dollars for Doers” Programs Successful?

“Dollars for Doers.” It’s a terms we’re hearing more and more in our conversations about corporate volunteerism, but it’s also a term–and a concept–that is …

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This Year In Philanthropy: 5 Trends to Watch in 2017

With a decline in individual volunteerism over the past decade, it’s tempting to  think that philanthropy is on the decline. But Americans actually set a …

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Should a nonprofit write press releases? That’s a resounding YES!

Press releases have many benefits. When you publish your press release online or to a dissemination service, you not only boost your SEO through inbound …

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Nonprofit Leadership’s Gender Diversity Problem

Though women make up 75% of the nonprofit workforce, they are underrepresented in top leadership roles. In fact, a joint study by The Women’s College …

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Doing Well By Doing Good: Best Practices for Cause Marketing

Cause-related marketing, or cause marketing is a mutually beneficial marketing relationship between a nonprofit and a business or corporation. In modern times, more and more …

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How Habitat for Humanity Builds Volunteer Relationships

For many years, nonprofit organizations were bolstered by the hard work of loyal, recurring volunteers. People would dedicate significant amounts of time to an organization, …

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Volunteer Recruitment: Strategies for Getting the Volunteers You Need

A nonprofit’s operation often depends on the enthusiastic work of its volunteers. Whether the volunteers provide childcare, help with taxes, or sort in-kind donations, they …

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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 …

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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 …

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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, …

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Volunteer Orientation: Setting Volunteers Up For Success

The success of your volunteer program depends on the enthusiastic work of informed, prepared volunteers. Whether you are a church, university, or volunteer center, one …

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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 …

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A Twitter Crash Course for Nonprofits and Volunteer Centers

Did you know that the shelf life of a Tweet is only three hours? That means that you need to make your posts both engaging …

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