If the rain falls on the just and the unjust alike, why is my organization still dry?

Have you heard the news? The long drought in giving brought on by the Great Recession is over. Happy days are here again for America’s nonprofits. Or at least happier days. Okay, so the 4.9 increase in overall giving that nonprofit software and services provider Blackbaud announced in its 2013 Charitable Giving Report isn’t as […]

Friday afternoon reflections on another week of generous matters

The following short posts highlight topics that captured my attention during the week just past. Americans have donated more than $105 million to relief and recovery efforts in Japan, three-quarters of which has gone to the American Red Cross, the Chronicle of Philanthropy reports.  Although there are indications the economy is gaining strength, America’s nonprofits are expecting 2011 to be […]