World Tour of Fundraising Innovation

World Tour of Fundraising Innovation

July 31, 2018

When it comes to fundraising, the reality is we live an ever-globalized world.  Development in Arizona is as much impacted and affected by what is invented in Austria as it is by innovation in Austin, Texas.

Use Data to Create Stronger Corporate Partnerships and Raise More Money

Use Data to Create Stronger Corporate Partnerships and Raise More Money

July 23, 2018

Data is literally everywhere.  Every search done on Google or every second spent on LinkedIn is collected and converted to data.  According to Internet Live Stats, Google now processes over 40,000 search queries every second or 3.5 billion searches per day - that is just one internet platform!  Companies are taking enormous amounts of data, analyzing it and translating it into strategic insights. Those insights help make strategic decisions in real time across the entire organizational enterprise.  This includes, how they engage with cause partners in corporate social responsibility activities.

7 Tips for Building Authentic Connections at Conferences

7 Tips for Building Authentic Connections at Conferences

July 18, 2018

Hi there, do-gooders! We know that your heart and mind are in the right place, but how are you leveraging your innate human skills to intuitively develop authentic connections? The social sector is a field challenged with scarce resources and further complicated by competition for critical funding needed for your organization to deliver on its mission. As a leader, you wear many hats and it’s likely the role requires you not only to manage the strategy and operations of your organization, but also demands you participate in key convenings.

FC Fan Favorite Contest

June 12, 2018

Calling all nonprofits! In honor of National Nonprofit Day on FridayAugust 17 we are holding a video contest to showcase the great work of the nonprofits we work with! Please submit a 3 minute video describing how Foundation Center’s resources have enabled your organization to achieve its mission! Did Foundation Center provide you with the tools for your nonprofit to thrive? Did our trainings make you a viable grant applicant and help you further your mission? Let us know in a 3 minute video and the winner will receive a $50 Visa card and recognition on our Foundation Center social media channels and GrantSpace blog!