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  • 7 Low-Cost Ways to Stay Connected With Donors

    • Apr 16, 2020
    • Isa Catto

    https://www.philanthropy.com/article/7-Low-Cost-Ways-to-Stay/248539

  • Ask an Expert: Should Fundraisers Talk About Planned Giving During the Crisis?

    • Apr 16, 2020
    • Eden Stiffman

    Planned gifts are a way for donors to leave meaningful contributions to the charities they care about after they die. Even in the best of times, broaching the topic requires sensitivity and tact.

  • How the New $300 ‘Universal’ Deduction Works

    • Apr 15, 2020
    • Alex Daniels and Michael Theis

    https://www.philanthropy.com/article/How-the-New-300/248523

  • Nonprofit Tech Outfits Offer Solutions During Pandemic

    • Apr 15, 2020
    • Michael Theis

    Tech-focused nonprofits have had to quickly adapt to the global coronavirus pandemic. Many, particularly in the education-software field, have pivoted to allow free emergency access to their resources. Others are trying to build tools to better diagnose and track the spread of the disease.

  • Fundraisers Urged to Seize Opportunities During Current Crisis

    • Apr 15, 2020
    • Dan Parks

    Fundraising will be tough in the current environment with so many people out of work, or fearing they will be soon, but one expert is urging nonprofits to hit the gas nonetheless.

  • Foundations and Donors Step Up Grants to Help Workers Hurt by the Pandemic

    • Apr 14, 2020
    • Alex Daniels

    In the coronavirus era, the heroes drive delivery trucks, bag groceries, and clean hospital floors. As those employees have stayed on the job, risking their lives to ensure others can stay comfortable in seclusion, a new movement is underway to help those workers.

  • Facing Financial Stress, Nonprofits Lay Off Workers

    • Apr 13, 2020
    • Jim Rendon

    https://www.philanthropy.com/article/Facing-Financial-Stress/248500

  • Chronicle Advice on How to Respond to Covid-19

    • Apr 10, 2020
    • Tool Kit

    https://www.philanthropy.com/resources/toolkit/chronicle-advice-on-how-to-res/233

  • A Blow to Nonprofit Workers: Sweeping layoffs could come just when services are most needed.

    • Mar 31, 2020
    • Jim Rendon

    The coronavirus pandemic, and the social and economic damage it leaves in its wake, is laying bare the nonprofit world’s lack of investment in organizations’ operations and their people.

  • How to Diversify Your Nonprofit's Board

    • Feb 5, 2020
    • Tool Kit

    Tool Kit for Enhancing Diversity at your Nonprofit

  • Big or Small Charity? What to Consider When Looking the Right Fundraising Job

    • Feb 5, 2020
    • Eden Stiffman

    Development officers and consultants share things to keep in mind when considering whether to work at a small or large nonprofit.

  • Why and How to Build a Diverse Nonprofit Board

    • Feb 5, 2020
    • Rebecca Koenig

    Making nonprofits better reflect the communities they serve starts at the board level.

  • Our Best Guidance for Managing Your Nonprofit Career

    • Feb 11, 2020
    • Advice

    Asking for raises, dealing with impossible managers, meeting with recruiters, or just carving out a little "me time": a look back at The Chronicle’s best advice of 2017 for your professional life.

  • How to Negotiate a Higher Nonprofit Salary

    • Feb 5, 2020
    • Eden Stiffman

    At many organizations, performance reviews coincide with the end of the year. As the final quarter approaches, you may be preparing to ask your manager for a raise. Or maybe you’re looking for a new job and want to make sure you are finally paid what you believe you’re worth.

  • How Students Can Prepare for a Nonprofit Career

    • Feb 5, 2020
    • Allison Fine

    In her latest advice column, nonprofit expert Allison Fine answers a reader's question about students who want to go right from college into work that benefits others. In a quandary about your career? Need tips on leadership? Ask Allison.

  • How to Jump-Start Your Nonprofit Career in 2019

    • Feb 11, 2020
    • Heather Joslyn

    Here's what experts we interviewed suggest you do to advance in your nonprofit career.

  • How to Find a Nonprofit Job That Fits

    • Feb 5, 2020
    • Timothy Sandoval

    Do the research, ask the right questions, and look for the clues that tell you whether a prospective workplace will be toxic or terrific.

  • How to Make Socioeconomic Diversity a Priority in Your Board Search

    • Feb 5, 2020
    • Drew Lindsay

    Finding qualified board members who come from different economic backgrounds takes time, thoughtfulness, and strategy

  • More Charities Keeping Eye on Employees' Work-Life Balance

    • Feb 11, 2020
    • Eden Stiffman

    Long hours, travel, and pressure to be "always on" for donors can take a toll on fundraisers. Many nonprofits are putting a priority on helping workers avert burnout.

  • A Job Hunter Gets Advice on Landing Her First Job in Philanthropy

    • Feb 5, 2020
    • Cody Switzer

    Members of The Chronicle's LinkedIn group offer advice to a recent graduate who wants to start a career as a grant maker.