Category Archives: Resources

Posts about books, apps, videos, publications, and associations of interest to nonprofits.

Fundraising and Donor Software

Donor Software. Fundraisers know that this can be the Holy Grail for increasing the effectiveness of their fundraising work. But too often, the software we have doesn’t met our needs—and when it does, too often we really don’t know how to use the data the software stores. A study from Software Advice looks at makes… Read more

The Case for a Case

Journalists have a very important job. It’s their duty to accurately report the who, what, why, when, where and how regarding a news story or current event. This year, we’ve been reminded of just how critical their job is, due to the debacle of journalist Brian Williams’ false reporting about an experience he had covering… Read more

Let’s Put On A Grant!

When I was 8 or 9, I would often watch old Mickey Rooney movies (and if you are asking Mickey WHO, you know just how old those movies are). In them, a group of kids would face a problem where they needed some money. “I know,” Mickey would inevitably say, “let’s put on a show.”… Read more

Technology IS Your Friend

Ah, technology. It’s the best/worst thing to happen to fundraising. Best because using it correctly can really change the way you fundraise, being more effective. Worst because most of us really do not know how to use it wisely. Never fear. There is always help. Find Accounting Software  does a lot more than help you… Read more