Just in case you didn’t have a chance to read the full Giving USA Report… here is your cheat sheet highlighting the information you need to know! Highlights of the Giving USA 2017 Report: A total of $390.05 billion was donated to nonprofits in the United States in 2016 – almost an $11 billion increase from … More Cheat Sheet: Highlights of the Giving USA Report 2017!
For the full article read below of click here to Huffington Post. If you had a billion dollars, would you give it all away? Warren Buffett and Bill and Melinda Gates did it and then asked others to do it. Mark Zuckerberg has to do it. And one of San Diego’s leading … More Huffington Post Article: Billion Dollar Blow Out
There was a wonderful article in the Union Tribune about me by Henry DeVries. Check it out below or here. Many fundraisers feel that having an inadequate number of staff members who know how to garner donations is a key internal challenge holding their non-profit organization back from making more impact, according to a … More Union Tribune Article: Passion Key for Fundraising Careers
I am teaching Strategic Planning in October for the University of San Diego Business of Arts Certificate Program. Even if you are not in the “arts and culture” sector, I would still encourage you to take the class. I will teach you how to develop a strategic plan for your organization and be provided all … More Want to learn how to develop a strategic plan for your organization?
To view the article in its entirety, click on this link: Back to School – Advancing Philanthropy JulAug 2011
I just wanted to alert you that I am teaching an online fundraising overview class this summer for UC San Diego Extension’s Fundraising and Development Certificate. It is a great class that covers all the basics of fundraising and best of all, you can take the class from the comfort of your own home. Feel … More Teaching in my PJs this summer!
“I always thought I would go back to school for my master’s.” I spoke to Valerie Livesay, a professional fundraiser and class of 2006 graduate from the University of San Diego, Masters in Nonprofit Leadership and Management Through the program, she received: a comprehensive understanding of all facets of running a nonprofit organization access … More Book #17: The Importance of Educating Fundraisers