Using For-Profit Language to Think Differently About Nonprofits

Guest post by Patricia Q. Connolly, BoardSource News, Stories

Republished with the permission of BoardSource, the recognized leader in nonprofit board leadership. Nonprofits face many challenges today that are unique to the sector, with fundraising being one that immediately comes to mind. But nonprofit organizations are not necessarily as different from their for-profit counterparts as one might think; both require strong governance and oversight to accomplish their goals. They also …

5 Myths Busted On Why Charitable Giving With Wills and Trusts Is Difficult

Guest post by Jay Love of Bloomerang News, Stories

republished with permission It’s a little known fact that planned giving has one of the highest ROIs (return on investment) of any fundraising activity, contributing to the fact that pursuing gifts from wills and trusts is rarely a key mission funding practice among the average American nonprofit. Why is this the case? In my experience, the most common excuses include …

Update Your GPS: NLC is Moving!

Jen Dodd, Director of Education & Communications News, Stories

Team NLC is thrilled to announce an exciting change–of address! As of April 1, 2018, the brand-new NLC HQ will be operational, and we can’t wait to host you for classes, round tables, custom training sessions, and more at our new location: 1408 N. West Shore Blvd., Ste. 140, Tampa FL 33607. The photos you see here were taken just …