Celebrate Latinx Heritage
It may come as a surprise to many, but Cinco de mayo is not Mexico’s version of the Fourth of July. September 16 is the day those of Mexican heritage celebrate the…Read More
Helping create and sustain healthy donor relationships is one of the most important things your board team can do to support your organization. If you have strong donor relationships,…Read More
Many popular approaches to philanthropy prioritize measurement and maximizing charitable impact when making decisions about where monies should be invested. But, should all charitable decision-making…Read More
Meet a Member of Our Board
Each year, CNE invites two new Board Academy graduates to participate in the Board Fellows program. Board…Read More
In an unusual move, five of America’s wealthiest foundations have joined forces to do more to help grantees pay for rent, decent wages, technology, and…Read More
Creative concepts that highlight starving children, downtrodden veterans and hopeless people experiencing homelessness in an effort to “pull on the heartstrings of donors” have been utilized by nonprofits large and small for…Read More
In this episode, Kristina and Ben say goodbye to summer and August Recess, but not our student loans. They also discuss the latest nonprofit policy updates, including a recently passed federal budget law, political…Read More
The Labor Day holiday has come and gone, but the debate over how to recalibrate the scales between labor and capital has barely begun.
Of course, the place held…Read More
It goes without saying that nonprofits take many different shapes and forms, but all have a variety of stakeholders—that is, individuals and entities with a stake in their work, either because it can…Read More
In their 2008 book, Understanding Philanthropy: Its Meaning and Mission, Robert Payton and Michael Moody define philanthropy as “voluntary action for the public good.” By this definition, almost everyone has engaged in philanthropy. But…Read More
Adopting a goal to achieve board diversity is one thing. Taking action to achieve that goal is quite another.
Despite ongoing encouragement for nonprofit boards to embrace diversity, BoardSource’s Leading with Intent: 2017 National Index of…Read More