August 18, 2015, No comments

Guest blog by Jason Buys For nonprofits, building community is all about connecting potential donors and volunteers to the cause. What makes us dedicated, loyal, and abundantly passionate about a […]


5 Practical Ways You Can Feel and Practice Gratitude

August 16, 2012, No comments

Therefore, if you want to be successful, you need to feel more gratitude. Fortunately, gratitude, like most emotions, is like a muscle: The more you u ...


Civic Engagement Is On The Rise, But There Are Still Obstacles

January 30, 2012, 1 Comment

As we gear up for the 2012 election, civic engagement is as important and relevant as ever.  And it looks good: a recent report conducted by CIRCLE ...

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Social commerce with a conscience: Voucherry helps nonprofits engage fans

November 17, 2011, No comments

Voucherry, the fusion of an online social network and e-commerce site, helps nonprofits engage with their supporter base while their fans score with d ...

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    THE INDUSTRY OF AID: Who Do You Work For?
    July 22, 2011, 1 Comment

    Since I was a child, I’ve been almost supernaturally compelled to help the oppressed, abused and less fortunate. It’s who I am. I’ve dedicated my life to serving humanity because [...]

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    16 Reasons Why People Donate Money
    June 18, 2011, 15 Comments

    Nonprofits are always interested in learning about new ways to improve the financial results of their fundraising efforts, but before they even start planning their campaigns, it’s important for them [...]

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    Google Launches ‘Google for Non-Profits’
    March 16, 2011, 5 Comments

    Today Google launched Google for Non-Profits, a program which provides product offerings and enhanced online resources for non-profit organizations in the US. With the launch of this program they hope [...]

  • The Secret to Grassroots Fundraising
    March 22, 2010, 4 Comments

    My organization, Sparkseed, recently ran a successful grassroots fundraising campaign. Most of the legwork was done in just three weeks and we raised over $20,000. After crossing the fundraising finish [...]