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Ten Things You Need To Know To Raise Capital For Your Nonprofit

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For most nonprofit organizations, financial success depends on building a board of directors that is generous in helping to contribute and raise the "venture capital" to launch the enterprise, and strategic in working with the CEO to help establish and achieve a financially sustainable revenue model. It's nearly impossible for a CEO to maximize an organization's financial potential without a highly effective board. And where there's no money, there's no mission.

Worst story ever: no venture capital from the board

When Charity Walks Attack

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Hide your kids! Run for the hills! Another charity walk is coming through your streets!

Charity walks, runs and rides are nothing new; in fact, the nation’s first walk took place more than 40 years ago. Yet, the latest trend in charity walks is disparaging them.

Sodexo Foundation Savors Record-Breaking Contributions to End Childhood Hunger in U.S. and Honors Student and Employee Volunteers

The nonprofit charitable arm of Sodexo Inc. raises $1 million at its 12th Annual Foundation Dinner and pays tribute to its former president Stephen J. Brady
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Through the generous donations of Sodexo's valued vendor partners, private corporations and individual donors, the Sodexo Foundation raised $1 million to support its many programs and initiatives focused on ending childhood hunger in America.

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Through the generous donations of Sodexo's valued vendor partners, private corporations and individual donors, the Sodexo Foundation raised $1 million to support its many programs and initiatives focused on ending childhood hunger in America.

Creative Fundraising in a Challenging Economy

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Tough times call for fresh tactics. The recent recession is still hitting foundations and nonprofits straight in the wallet. In fact, 87 percent of organizations surveyed say the economy continues to impact their daily operations. With so much at stake, nonprofits are coming out of the downturn with thicker skin and bold new approaches to fundraising.

2011 Fundraising Campaign Kick-Off for National Sustainable Agriculture Standard Development Process

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Madison, WI - March 31, 2011 - Leonardo Academy announced the kick-off of the 2011 fundraising campaign for the development of the National Sustainable Agriculture Standard. This historic initiative includes participation from a wide spectrum of participants representing American production agriculture, retail and manufacturing entities, academia, government agencies, and other interested stakeholders.

John Killian Named 2011 Cash Sweat & Tears Award Winner

Dallas Man Honored by Run Walk Ride Fundraising Council for Inspiring Volunteerism
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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) Atlanta - March 1, 2011 - Each year millions of Americans work up a sweat to raise billions for good causes.   Today the Run Walk Ride Fundraising Council singled out John Killian of Dallas as its volunteer of the year for the remarkable work he’s done on behalf of Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy. Killian, who has run dozens of marathons and raised hundreds of thousands of dollars to fund PPMD’s work, was presented with the Cash, Sweat & Tears Award at the council’s annual conference in Atlanta.

Charitable Giving: Apple forfeits to Android

If you're balancing on the fence between the iPhone and the non-profit friendlier Android, here's one app that might just have you leaping to one side without a glance back.
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In the rapidly growing field of Corporate Social Responsibility, the singular focus of Realized Worth is corporate volunteering. Without exception, we believe that employee engagement is essential to every successful CSR program. In this blog you will find news and current issues, best practices, valuable tips and tricks, and applicable insights.

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In the rapidly growing field of Corporate Social Responsibility, the singular focus of Realized Worth is corporate volunteering. Without exception, we believe that employee engagement is essential to every successful CSR program. In this blog you will find news and current issues, best practices, valuable tips and tricks, and applicable insights.

READ OUR BLOG HERE

Five Ways for Nonprofits to Scare Away Donors

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Hopefully, many of you do or will contribute generously to causes that you care about, and even step up to join nonprofit boards and help to fundraise. Fundraising is an exciting and very concrete way to build support for a mission that you are really passionate about.

The Breast Form Fund Receives Local Attention to Raise Awareness and Funds for Breast Cancer Survivors

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Event: “Show Us Your BRA!” gala and auction
When: Oct. 30, 7 to 10 p.m.
Where: Garden House, Look Park, Florence, MA
Cost: $75
For more info:
www.showusyourbra.org or Gazebo, 14 Center St., Northampton

 

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Event: “Show Us Your BRA!” gala and auction
When: Oct. 30, 7 to 10 p.m.
Where: Garden House, Look Park, Florence, MA
Cost: $75
For more info:
www.showusyourbra.org or Gazebo, 14 Center St., Northampton

 

Local Businesses Step Up to Raise Awareness of Breast Cancer

Care Needed Long After Treatment
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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) Northampton, MA – October 6, 2010 - Despite the down economy, several local businesses have offered to support Northampton based non-profit, The Breast Form Fund and their 2010 fundraiser, The Show Us Your BRA! Gala & Auction.

The Show Us Your BRA! contest, calendar and auction has been a Northampton mainstay since 1998. Several businesses, including Baystate Health Systems, Cooley Dickinson Hospital, Whole Foods Market, The Valley Advocate, and Florence Savings Bank have supported the organization for the entire duration.

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