No matter whether your organisation is a nonprofit or not, everyone needs to beware the narcissist in the workplace. Here Petris Lapis outlines what to watch out for when employing or working with these charismatic people. Read more
A trained bee keeper who loves motivational segmentation and is passionate about fundraising? Meet Kerry Nairn, who is Individual Giving Manager at Australian Red Cross, and who is speaking at our upcoming Fundraising Forum in early September. F&P Editor Lise Taylor reports. Read more
An unlikely partnership aims to create 100 million Meals to help eliminate the poverty cycle and end world hunger.
Scenic World has committed itself to help preserve the local environment and community with a new philanthropic program. Read more
In part four of our series, the good news for nonprofits, say Associate Professor Wendy Scaife, Wayne Burns and Marie Crittall, is that business giving is vibrant and corporate partnerships are on the up. Read more
Alisa O’Malley explains how Australia for UNHCR achieved the best retention rate for face-to-face in the most recent donorCentrics benchmarking review. Read more
Nicola Norris says overcoming the challenge of declining donor acquisition and retention is not only possible but achievable. Read more
According to Norwegian digitial fundraising strategist Beate Sørum, it makes no sense not to invest in digital infrastructure – even in hard times. Read more
The most successful direct mail appeal in Peter Mac’s history also kept faith with fundamental fundraising principles, says Carl Young. Read more
Usha Menon, a nonprofit management consultant, explores the emerging philanthropy and civic engagment sectors within China. Find her observations from Asia here!
Dan Geaves, who will be speaking at the upcoming F&P Fundraising Forum, shares four key characteristics that contribute to creating innovative fundraising ideas. Read more
If you would like to up the ante on your school or university fundraising, delve into these 11 top tips from US annual giving consultant Bob Burdenski. Read more
Equity Trustees’ Managing Director, Mick O’Brien, talks about collaboration, opportunities and challenges, and what philanthropy means to him personally. Nicole Richards reports. Read more
Bertie Bosrédon, who is presenting at F&P’s upcoming Digi.Raise conference, says it’s important to step back and take a more strategic approach to your social media tracking.
All face-to-face charities and agencies in New Zealand are members of the PFRA. Here Karen Ward tells us what’s working and where the pressures are. Read more
According to a number of recent reports, donor care should be at the top of the tree when it comes to donor acquisition, retention and reactivation. But is there a time when some donors should be relinquished? Anthea Iva asks three fundraisers for their perspectives. Read more
James Herlihy, who worked with Lifeline on its two-step suicide prevention campaign, reveals the secrets to its success – and its great fundraising outcomes.