Weathering the Storm

Weathering the Storm

“Yes, the field is burning—but don’t worry, it will come back greener.”  – John Thaxter Ghiorsi During our 31 years in business, we have experienced a number of crises—9/11, Super Storm Sandy, the Great Recession—that have caused our nation to face unprecedented...
Fundraising Books for 2020

Fundraising Books for 2020

If one of your New Year’s resolutions was to read more books on fundraising and nonprofit management, you’re in luck. The Chronicle of Philanthropy has your back. Its list of recommended books, albeit brief, is here. For a more comprehensive list, check out this blog...
A New Record for GivingTuesday

A New Record for GivingTuesday

On #GivingTuesday last year, US nonprofits raised a record $400 million in online gifts. People must really be getting the hang of this because the 2019 total raised the bar even higher: a new record of $511 million. The total tally for the day—online and offline...
Penn Renames Law School for Record Gift

Penn Renames Law School for Record Gift

The University of Pennsylvania announced today that it is renaming its law school “The University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School” in honor of the W.P. Carey Foundation, which recently gave the school $125 million—the largest gift ever to a law school. The foundation...