Getting Advancement into Gear: A Conversation on Higher Education Charitable Giving Trends

Highlights of 2017 Charitable Giving Performance in Higher Education As reflected in the recently released Charitable Giving Report Spotlight: How Fundraising Performed in the Higher Education Sector in 2017, donors have responded to the calls for support in a resounding way.  Here are some key stats that recap the impact to the higher ed sector: … Read more Getting Advancement into Gear: A Conversation on Higher Education Charitable Giving Trends

3 Surprisingly Simple Ways to Grow Church Giving

Sometimes places of worship undertake complex initiatives to spur church giving. I’m sure you’ve heard of these, if not participated in one yourself. Maybe it was the classic giant thermometer that slowly fills with red marker, or perhaps a complex, murky program with a name like The Legacy Project or Foundations For Tomorrow 2018. I … Read more 3 Surprisingly Simple Ways to Grow Church Giving

Mother’s Day: Why & How Your Church Should Celebrate

Every year, people pause to honor their mothers, biological and not, on the second Sunday of May. Churches often recognize mothers, too. But as they’ve acknowledged these women, they’ve sometimes discovered their actions embarrass, hurt, confuse, or alienate not only non-mothers but also mothers. As a result, many churches question whether to mark Mother’s Day. … Read more Mother’s Day: Why & How Your Church Should Celebrate