2021 Predictions for Philanthropy & Civil Society [Giving Thought podcast]

In this episode, at the end of a tumultuous and unpredictable year, we attempt (wisely or not!) to give some predictions for what 2021 might bring… Economic Downturn Political Division Nationalism/Globalism/Localism The Post-Pandemic workplace The Expanding landscape for doing good Cross cutting issues Post-pandemic Philanthropic funding trends Philanthropy Under Fire Read more…

Effective fundraising requires…

Supportive culture of collaboration among leadership, staff, board, stakeholders Solid planning process guided / facilitated by a neutral entity, guided by leadership + board, informed by staff, enhanced by stakeholders invested in organization’s success Agreement on goals, targets, priorities, processes Alignment with other organization goals and processes Information Pipelines for Read more…