Answers to questions about boards and fundraising

Whenever two or three nonprofit executives gather together, fundraising and board members are sure to come up. And based on conversations to which I’ve been privy, there’s not a lot of bragging going on. In fact, most of the nonprofit leaders with whom I work assume that every other board in town (the nation, maybe […]

Friday afternoon reflections on another week of generous matters

  For some congregations, giving is on the rebound: That’s what the editorial team behind Third Annual State of the Plate Survey have discovered.  Forty-three percent of the 1,507 churches included in the survey experienced an uptick in giving this past year (up from 36 percent the previous year). Overall, 6 in 10 churches reported giving that was flat or […]