posted Saturday, January 14, 2017 by Katie Hop
The surge in donors giving through donor advised funds is real and palpable in our industry. In fact, the largest funds have made large leaps in the amounts they hold in their coffers and the industry is taking bold notice.
posted Thursday, January 12, 2017 by Katie Hop
A year ago I found myself suddenly single. As I dipped my toe back in the dating pool after a 25-year absence I discovered something: my development background made me better equipped to date.
posted Thursday, January 5, 2017 by Catherine Rogg
Each month Women in Development prepares a fundraising calendar to help in future planning and to inform the philanthropic community about activities and events in West Michigan.
posted Friday, December 9, 2016 by Katie Hop
Greater than half (54 percent) of fundraising organizations polled have not been able to increase the overall percentage of revenue from fundraising during the past three years. An aging donor base and turnover among fundraising staffs pose further challenges to come.
posted Wednesday, December 7, 2016 by Katie Hop
Over 50 percent of all nonprofits receive the majority of their annual funding during the holiday season. Is your organization poised to maximize year-end donations?
posted Monday, December 5, 2016 by Katie Hop
Just when we thought it couldn’t get any bigger, #GivingTuesday 2016 raised $168 million, crushing last year’s $116 million tally.
posted Monday, November 21, 2016 by Katie Hop
Did you love the invocation at National Philanthropy Day? Find it here!
posted Saturday, November 12, 2016 by Catherine Rogg
Enjoy a $50 discount in recognition of National Philanthropy Day!
posted Sunday, November 6, 2016 by Katie Hop
The AFP West Michigan Chapter Mentorship program is here!