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Brooklyn Nonprofit Mystery

Why are 196 nonprofits registered to one Brooklyn home?  That’s what investigators want to find out.

In a story in Monday’s New York Post, it was reported that 196 New York nonprofits are registered to a Brooklyn house without the …

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Breaking News: Jerry Lewis Out As MDA Chairman And Host

In a stunning turn of events, The Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) has announced that legendary comedian Jerry Lewis will be stepping down as chairman of the organization.  He will also no longer be appearing on the organization’s annual …

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A Story of Re-Branding

Re-Branding is done for a variety of different reasons.  Sometimes an organization wants to move away from some controversial events that had soiled their previous brand.  Other times, its just the result of an evolution in the organization’s…

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Erie Gives Day Rakes In The Cash

A couple of years back, we wrote a story about Giving Days in a number of states.  Those events were met with a great deal of success, and now it appears Erie, Pennsylvania is experiencing the benefits of online philanthropy.

GoErie.com reported …

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Erie Gives Day Rakes In The Cash

A couple of years back, we wrote a story about Giving Days in a number of states.  Those events were met with a great deal of success, and now it appears Erie, Pennsylvania is experiencing the benefits of online philanthropy.

GoErie.com reported …

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Exempt Magazine Preview

Have you heard of Exempt Magazine?  It’s the sister publication of The NonProfit Times, and it focuses on the financial aspects of the nonprofit sector.  This includes asset management, planned giving, donor advised funds, banking, risk manag…

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Management Tip: 3 Elements Of Activist Relationship Management

Here is this week’s Management Tip of the Week.  This one comes from the advocacy category:

Every cause needs its activists, but a nonprofit that hopes to get the best it can from concerned individuals needs to understand the potential they offer…

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The Changing Geography Of Poverty

When most Americans think of poverty, the first images that usually come to mind are sprawling urban jungles.  Rarely do we ever think of severe poverty taking place in our seemingly perfect suburbs.  Yet according to recent data cited in an …

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Animal Groups Barking At ASPCA

Here is a sample of one of the aritcles appearing in this month’s edition of The NonProfit Times:

As the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) has grown revenue by 50 percent in recent years, some local SPCAs are becoming i…

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Constituencies

According to Giving USA in 2010, more than $290 billion was given of that 73% or $211 billion came from individuals and only 5% came from businesses. It constantly surprises me how much time organizations spend with grants and businesses when there is so much more money in individual giving. As you can see from [...]

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