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Charities Should Give, Not Beg, on Giving Tuesday

By David Nocenti

The competition for donations on December 2 runs the risk of alienating the very people nonprofits need most.


AARP’s Social-Media Success Offers a Blueprint for Other NonprofitsPremium Link

By Megan O’Neil

3 Steps to Securing Big Gifts

By Tony Martignetti

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Sidewalk Sleep-Outs Connect Wealthy With Homeless

By Megan O'Neil

Covenant House’s expanding marquee event raises funds and helps find employment for the 1,900 young people in 27 cities the organization shelters every night.


Minn. Attorney General Questions Company’s Solicitation of Noncash Gifts for Charities

By Michael Anft

Savers LLC, a for-profit thrift store chain that works with charities to collect used items for resale, regularly fails to let donors know how much of their gift goes to charitable causes and how much is profit.


GoDaddy Founder Doubles Up His Year-End Donation for Veterans’ Care

By Tom Held

Bob Parsons, who was wounded in the Vietnam War before going on to create a popular web-hosting site, helps the Semper Fi Fund end 2014 on a high note.


Senior Executives Are Often Unaware of Development Opportunities, Study Says

By Megan O'Neil

Ninety percent of top executives said their organization offered development opportunities, while just 52 percent of leadership team members said such opportunities existed.