Eight benefits of fully engaged donors

Michael Rosen •
Business2Community
nonprofit

“I think happiness is a combination of pleasure, engagement and meaningfulness.” — Dr. Ian K. Smith, celebrity physician You will be a successful fundraising professional if you make giving fun and enjoyable for donors and engage them in ways they will find meaningful. Gallup, the international polling company, conducted a survey of over 17,000 American

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Retirees, join a nonprofit as an encore career

<i>Kiplinger's Retirement Report</i>, Susan B. Garland, and Contributing Editor •
Kiplinger

Suzanne Armstrong thrived in the corporate world, working for American Express and later consulting for Citibank, Deloitte and other behemoths. Her expertise: helping leaders build support for major change in a company’s vision or systems. Several years ago, Armstrong went through her own transformation. She left big business and now taps her “change leadership” know-how

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How to build a nonprofit organization

Travis Barker •
Business2Community

The steps towards Building a nonprofit organization will vary depending on your organization’s location. Despite the different steps identified per country there remain many shared steps which we’ll discuss below: Step One – Incorporating as a nonprofit: Identify what type of corporation you want to create and submit the appropriate forms, documents, and information to

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The Mural Building: March of Dimes

Wintrust

When Wintrust took over the lease on the iconic Mural Building along the Kennedy Expressway in 2013, the goal was to feature local non-profits, community groups and events that are improving the greater Chicago community. There’s been artwork inspired by The Great Chicago Fire Hydrants project, Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland & Northwest Indiana,

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