Your nonprofit mission statement is your foundation. It shapes and influences everything from marketing and communications to culture, and it speaks to others about who you are. Harvard Business Review noted an interesting point in their article on nonprofit mission statements: If mission accomplishment is as important [to nonprofits] as profit attainment [is to … [Read more...] about How to Write an Awesome Nonprofit Mission Statement
It’s no longer an option for nonprofits to overlook the ever-increasingly important role of social media. From fundraising to increase brand presence and brand loyalty, social media has created a world of opportunities for growth. Done right, it can be an invaluable tool for finding new donors. The number of social media users is expected to reach nearly 3 billion by 2020. … [Read more...] about How to Turn Social Media Followers Into Donors
Charitable contributions are a traditional method of lowering taxable income for many people along with HSAs and IRAs. While they can be a great way save money on taxes, there are a few things that need considering before donating. Know the limits on what you can contribute. Total donations between 20-50% of your annual income can be filed as deductions. Cash … [Read more...] about When Is The Right Time For Charitable Contributions?