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Help Tutorials

We have recently updated our HelpDesk functionality to serve you better! Please access our new Help portal (opens in a new window.)

Our Help portal contains answers to many CharityVillage visitor questions and also allows visitors to submit questions that will be answered by our excellent Villagers in a timely fashion. Try it out!

Our National HelpDesk can also be reached by phone by calling 1-800-610-8134.

We are here to help!


How can I pitch a story idea?

We are always looking for thoroughly researched, well-written stories on nonprofit trends, career management, fundraising and communications/marketing as applied to nonprofit organizations. All finished articles should include sources of all statistics, quotations, and a list of interview sources and phone numbers. All articles submitted undergo an editorial review including copyedit.

Story pitches can be sent to  Please outline your proposed article including the main points you will cover and potential interview sources. All story pitches will be acknowledged; however, it may take up to two to three weeks for an editorial decision.