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YES! Nonprofits Can Hashtag

By All Posts, Capacity Building, Donor Cultivation, Fundraising, Insights, News You Can Use, Nonprofit Marketing, Stewardship, Technology No Comments

Anne Corless Associate Consultant In last month’s newsletter, we talked about the #GivingTuesday 2015 campaign for your nonprofit.  So, you’ve downloaded the JB+A GivingTuesday_Toolkit_2015 and reviewed all the materials.  “Now what?” you might ask. Before joining JB+A, I had an amazing opportunity to work in NYC for what has become one of the world’s foremost e-commerce companies. Its incredible success was built through grassroots consumer-driven…

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#GivingTuesday 2015

By Donor Cultivation, Fundraising, Insights, News You Can Use, Stewardship No Comments

Sandi Grimm Director of Administration It seems like yesterday when Jeffrey, returning from one of The Giving Institute’s Board meetings, told me about a brilliant new initiative to spur people to give during the holiday season. But it wasn’t yesterday. It was 2012, and we were about to launch into our first #GivingTuesday publicity push. What a simple yet grand…

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JB+A Presents at Assistance League National Conference

By All Posts, Byrne Pelofsky Client Fundraising Success, Current Events/News, Fundraising, Organizational + Personal Development No Comments

Judy Keller, JB+A Executive Vice President, recently presented during the 2015 Assistance League National Conference in San Diego:  “Celebrate the Past – Embrace the Future – Reflect and Revitalize“.  The Assistance League National Conference provides the opportunity for chapter members from around the country to gather for networking and educational development. Judy joined Libby Blair and Pat Reinier, two members of the…

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Donor-Advised Funds: Parking or Philanthropy?

By All Posts, Annual Giving, Commentary, Donor Cultivation, Fundraising, Grants, Insights, News You Can Use, Planned Giving, Prospect Research, The Giving Institute No Comments

Jeffrey D. Byrne President + CEO The Giving Institute recently hosted its Summer Symposium in Boston, and I attended a very informative session on “The Charitable Landscape and Donor-Advised Funds” presented by Matt Nash, a Senior Vice President with Fidelity Charitable. I felt the presentation made a good case for donor-advised funds, and has helped me re-shape my thinking around…

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Utilizing the Giving USA Annual Report

By All Posts, Fundraising, Giving USA, Insights, News You Can Use, Stewardship No Comments

At JB+A, we encourage nonprofits to utilize Giving USA to improve their fundraising efforts. Discover the ways nonprofits can use Giving USA every year and cumulatively to improve their development efforts Understand the factors impacting philanthropy in general and by subsector Benchmark their own fundraising performance against national averages, helping them plan future fundraising strategies Educate Board members, volunteers, donors…

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501(c) Success National Speaker Series: First Look Giving USA 2015

By All Posts, Fundraising, Giving USA, Insights, News You Can Use, Special Events, Stewardship No Comments

Editor’s Note: On the morning of June 25, more than 180 individuals from the nonprofit sector gathered at the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation Conference Center for the 501(c) Success National Speaker Series: First Look Giving USA 2015. The event was co-sponsored by Jeffrey Byrne + Associates, U.S Trust and Nonprofit Connect, and marked 10 years of the Giving USA program…

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