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Maximizing Use of Technology in Major Gift Fundraising

The need to develop deeper personal connections with donors and potential donors is vital to any long-term giving strategy.  When people feel strongly connected to an organization, they absorb the organization as part of their personal unit, making it a locus of much of their social activity. 542 more words

A Hard Lesson with an Important Result: Wording, Audiences, and Grantee Consent

Contributed by Virginia Ruan, Head of Communications, Oak Foundation-

I was hired to work for Oak Foundation as its first full-time communications employee in 2011. At that time we had a pretty ugly website, in most humble opinions. 859 more words

Grantmaking Practice

November Roundtable


Budgets can be a very intimidating component of a grant proposal, but there are ways to make them a less stressful part of writing a successful grant. 127 more words

Los Angeles

Larry Howell Williams

Title: Deputy Administrator, Commander
Company: Houston Police Department
Location: Tomball, TX United States
Notable Member

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Nonprofits Be Prepared to Protect PII

There is a rising effort to protect personally identifiable information (PII).  For instance, the OMB provided new guidance under 2 CFR Chapter Part 200 which requires entities receiving federal grant funds to take reasonable measures to safeguard such information.  86 more words

The Grantee Selection Process

In one of our previous posts, we discussed the issue of fraud and the fact that many large nonprofit organizations are victimized each year by fraudulent acts.  211 more words