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Get the edge: Writing effective funding proposals for government agencies

Written By: Mary W. Walters
December 4, 2012

Do you procrastinate while working on a major grant application? You're not alone! Follow these tips to get the job done - and done well.

Deconstructing Philanthropy: Why Canadian charities suck at mobile fundraising

Written By: Holly Wagg
December 3, 2012

Canadian charities are rapidly falling behind their European counterparts when it comes to mobile giving. Why?

A harebrained idea to global success: What we can learn from Movember

Written By: Heather Yundt
November 13, 2012

What can other organizations learn from the incredibly popular, moustache-growing campaign?

Deconstructing Philanthropy: Take a Sunday drive on the road to annual planning

Written By: Jose Van Herpt
November 8, 2012

Like a road trip, fundraising doesn’t just happen. It requires both a plan and a process to ensure milestones are set and achieved.

Increasing donor loyalty through delight

Written By: John Paul de Silva
October 29, 2012

Take your donor experience from excellent to delightful with these tips.

Fundraising Tricks and Treats: Raise more than the dead this Halloween

Written By: Rachel Kalbfleisch
October 25, 2012

UNICEF may have cornered the market on iconic orange collection boxes, but that doesn't mean your organization can't get benefit from Halloween fundraising. Here's how.

Fundraising Q&A: Re-engaging monthly donors

Written By: Cynthia J. Armour
October 24, 2012

Follow these tips to keep your monthly donors engaged and committed to your organization.

Deconstructing Philanthropy: Ideas for inspired donor thank yous

Written By: CharityVillage
October 24, 2012

This CharityVillage LIVE conversation features Holly Wagg from Good Works.

Deconstructing Philanthropy: 7 ideas to help you create inspired donor thank yous

Written By: Holly Wagg
October 10, 2012

Take your donor stewardship from dull to dazzling with these seven tips.

Fundraising Q&A: Reconnecting with lapsed donors

Written By: Cynthia J. Armour
September 26, 2012

Wondering what LYBUNT and SYBUNT have to do with fundraising? Read on!

Running a successful national fundraising campaign

Written By: Kari Kiel
September 19, 2012

Organizing a national fundraising event involving multiple local chapters can be a logistics nightmare. Here's how online fundraising software can help.

Fundraising Q&A: Approaching small businesses for support

Written By: Cynthia J. Armour
August 29, 2012

How do you approach a corporate giving strategy if you're based in a community without a large corporate presence?

A penny for your cause

Written By: Rachel Kalbfleisch
July 27, 2012

The penny's days may be numbered in Canada, but charities are taking advantage of every last one.

22 high impact, low cost social media opportunities for nonprofits

Written By: Brad Aronson
July 26, 2012

Follow these tips to get the most out of social media.

Fundraising Q&A: Strengthening corporate investment

Written By: Cynthia J. Armour
July 25, 2012

What's the best way to strengthen your charity's approach to corporations?

CharityVillage LIVE: Nonprofits running businesses

Written By: CharityVillage
July 18, 2012

This CharityVillage LIVE Conversation discusses the nuts and bolts of nonprofits running businesses.

Social Finance Week: The nuts and bolts of charities and nonprofits running a business

Written By: Susan Fish
July 17, 2012

In 1996, Family Services of Greater Vancouver set up a social enterprise business to provide mentoring and development opportunities for homeless youth in Vancouver.

CharityVillage LIVE: Christmas in July

Written By: CharityVillage
July 13, 2012

The CharityVillage LIVE Conversation features Leah Eustace from Good Works.

Deconstructing Philanthropy: Jingle Bells, Jingle Bells … it’s Christmas in July!

Written By: Leah Eustace
July 9, 2012

It's never too early to start thinking about your Christmas fundraising campaigns.

Best practices in charity annual reporting: Top ten tips

Written By: The Voluntary Sector Reporting Awards
June 29, 2012

Follow these annual reporting tips compiled by the judges of the Voluntary Sector Reporting Awards.

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