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Giving Tuesday - Thank You For The Support

On Giving Tuesday 2016, a total of 76 members donated and the Junior League of San Diego (JLSD) reached 10.59% member participation towards its annual campaign.  112 more words

Fund Development

Behind the Scenes with an Award-Winning Direct Marketer

Catherine Connolly, a direct-marketing guru, shares my pride in the development profession.  We both believe nonprofits are a force for good.  And we both understand that fundraisers help donors transform their corner of the world, with every gift. 804 more words

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Lottery Winning Landlord Directs Rent to Research

This is a great story from the Courier in Scotland. Gillian Bayford, a landlord who won the lottery, is sharing her good fortune. In addition to supporting the remodeling of his home to support Blake McMillan’s special needs, she is directing all the rent paid by Blake’s family to support research on MECP2 duplication syndrome, the condition which affects Blake. 25 more words


Fighting to End Racial Inequity in Arts Funding

Angelique Power, President of the Field Foundation and her funding colleagues have been working together for two years in order to tackle one consistent problem: figuring out how to get more people of color into arts posts at local arts agencies around the city of Chicago.

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#Unselfie - Giving Tuesday

Tuesday, November 29- Mark your calendars  for Giving Tuesday  2016Following Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday begins the charitable season. #GivingTuesday is a global day for giving to those less fortunate. 53 more words

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Sarasota's Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe kicks off Capital Campaign

The WBTT complex in 2013 prior to renovation.

The state of the building WBTT purchased in 2013 for $450,000 prior to the renovations. Today, it houses two performance spaces. 130 more words


The Otherside of Giving Back

Giving back doesn’t always mean good things for a charity. The recent case involving the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) of Toronto underscores the responsibility charities have to their donors to achieve results and live up to gift agreements they sign. 418 more words