Organizational Culture – from Spooky to SPECTACULAR

Is your organizational culture spooky? We often share a quote that was originally coined by Peter Drucker:   “Culture eats strategy for lunch.”    Along the way, someone added, “and structure for breakfast.”    It is a funny saying, but you get the point right away. Nothing … no policies, no org charts, no processes and procedures, no lists … can get around an organizational culture that …

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Fewer donors and low retention rates got you down? Join the club.

A new quarterly report from the Fundraising Effectiveness project offers some key insights every fundraiser should be paying attention to! More than 8,800 nonprofits studied showed an overall loss of donors. During the third quarter of 2022, the number of donors dipped by 7.1% compared to the same period in 2021. New donors were down by 19.2% and …

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Nonprofit Recruitment Insights for 2023

Better recruitment strategies. Better ways to Do Good Better. In the ever-evolving landscape of nonprofit recruitment, staying ahead of the curve is essential. This becomes even more crucial as nonprofits face unique challenges, including budget constraints and a growing demand for dedicated talent. Throughout my internship journey, I’ve often seen organizations struggle to meet their …

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Do you have a fundraising plan?

Hi Do Gooders! We just finished up my favorite of the Do Good Better Workshop series, PLAN! Having a plan is a vital component to fundraising. Not only does it help build sustainability and growth of your organization’s fundraising, but it provides a blueprint to the board and staff leadership about how you will reach …

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