7 great old quotes about philanthropy

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4 Ways to Incorporate Corporate Philanthropy into your Digital Fundraising

J Campbell Social Marketing

Corporate philanthropy has been a hot button topic recently. Your nonprofit can’t afford to miss out on the benefits that come with corporate philanthropy. Here are the top four ways to use corporate philanthropy to boost your online fundraiser. Guest blog by Adam Weinger.

Charity vs. Philanthropy and Charitable People vs. Philanthropists

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Philanthropy – Making an investment that stimulates other investments or provides opportunity for others. In addition to helping people learn about your organization, its programs, and its impact, I think you should help them learn what philanthropy is all about.

Creating a Culture of Data-Driven Philanthropy

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

On one end of the philanthropy continuum, many “traditional donors” make investments based on their passion for mission and their personal relationships. But we believe that tools like this can support a culture of data driven philanthropy. Anjali Deshmukh.

#PHILANTHROPY: What Might Inspire People To Give To Your Charity?

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10 Breakthrough Planned Giving Insights from Chronicle of Philanthropy’s Latest Report

EveryAction

In the Chronicle of Philanthropy’s recent report, 9 Trillion And Counting: How Charities Can Tap Into the Transfer of Wealth , researchers undertake a qualitative and quantitative study of the state of nonprofit planned giving programs. Chronicle of Philanthropy has termed the “windfall years.”

The 7 faces of philanthropy simplified

iMarketSmart

I finally got around to reading a terrific book titled The 7 Faces of Philanthropy (Prince & File). Fundraising Major Giving Philosophy/motivation Philanthropy philosophy Strategy Boy am I sorry I waited so long. I strongly recommend checking it out.

#PHILANTHROPY: Google Can Give Time, Resources, & AdWords To Nonprofits

Non Profit Marketing 360

Google is the great behemoth of web searching and video hosting. Google.com is default homepage in millions of browsers and YouTube has inspired citizen journalists in war-torn Syria and video mashups of cute kittens in suburbia.

#PHILANTHROPY: #Sundance & A3 Foundation Extend Cooperation for Asian-American Artists

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The post #PHILANTHROPY: #Sundance & A3 Foundation Extend Cooperation for Asian-American Artists appeared first on Nonprofit Marketing 360. Shot from a film sponsored by the A3 Foundation.

#Philanthropy: Could Text Messages Circumvent Apple’s Restrictions On Charity Apps?

Non Profit Marketing 360

Apple Inc. has been unwilling to allow fundraising/donation-soliciting software for the iPhone to be developed and sold through The App Store because Apple’s contract expects a cut of the profit and expects some control of the money flow.

Thoughts On National Philanthropy Day

The Agitator

Around the globe today, more than 100 communities and 50,000 people will have participated in events and celebrations marking National Philanthropy Day. As we mark this year’s Philanthropy Day, two occurrences strike me as significant and deserving of special attention by our fellow.

Ever wonder about the history of philanthropy and fundraising? Here it is!

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Thanks to the good people at the National Philanthropic Trust , now you can take a journey online to learn about the history of modern philanthropy. The post Ever wonder about the history of philanthropy and fundraising? This is so cool! You’re going to love it!

#PHILANTHROPY: Zuckerberg’s Millions Suggest New Style Of Giving By Young

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And in general, the world of philanthropy has started to skew younger. Stars of ‘Nerd Philanthropy’ Dominate Top 50 Givers. The post #PHILANTHROPY: Zuckerberg’s Millions Suggest New Style Of Giving By Young appeared first on Nonprofit Marketing 360.

#Philanthropy: Get Involved With Some Of The Biggest Corporate Donors

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#PHILANTHROPY: Evidence Of ‘Emerging Charitable Markets’ & How To Tap Into Them

Non Profit Marketing 360

An article on yesterday’s E-Jewish Philanthropy caught our eye because the authors did a really interesting bit of research into the top givers in US in this calendar year.

Upside Down Philanthropy – Foundation for the Future of Giving

Mission Minded

The post Upside Down Philanthropy – Foundation for the Future of Giving appeared first on Mission Minded. Mission Minded works with many outstanding foundations.

#Philanthropy: As Steve Jobs The CEO Retires, Will Steve Jobs The Philanthropist Step Forward?

Non Profit Marketing 360

Mr. Sorkin speculates (with contextual evidence) that Steve Jobs has never needed the image-polishing that others have hoped to enjoy after some timely philanthropy (for example, Mark Zuckerberg’s gifts just before the movie The Social Network tarnished a bit of his luster).

Aerial Philanthropy

Fundraising Breakthroughs

Now there’s Aerial Philanthropy. Tags: giving philanthropy First there were Instant Grants.

Embedded Philanthropy: A New Age of Giving

A Small Change

Philanthropy has become more than gifts to charity and is now a form of self expression. This can be best seen as businesses have started to use philanthropy to sell their products and improve their world. We are at the beginning of a new age of giving and embedded philanthropy is one of the first signs. I get more excited when I see a business that is willing to tackle a problem than one is using philanthropy as a tool to increase sales.

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[Guest Post] Quitting the Culture Club – Why blaming a lack of culture of philanthropy is just plain lazy

Fundraising Coach

In the midst of our conversation, Dan said he didn''t let his team use the term "a culture of philanthropy." If you''ve ever been charged with creating "a culture of philanthropy," you''re going to love this! I have a problem with the term “Culture of Philanthropy.”

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Why I pay for the Chronicle of Philanthropy

Fundraising Coach

Years ago, the school that employed me as a fundraiser paid for a subscription to the Chronicle of Philanthropy. And I was getting pretty much all the news I wanted from their free Philanthropy Today email. Very few news agencies even have a "philanthropy" beat.

Cause Talk Radio Ep59: Reinventing Philanthropy: Choosing Impact Over Emotion

Selfish Giving

and chats with Eric Friedman , author of the forthcoming book, Reinventing Philanthropy. In the book, Friedman challenges traditional donor-driven philanthropy and contends that decisions made emotionally may not be the most effective use of personal or corporate contributions to charities.

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The Business of Philanthropy - A Rant

Nonprofit Consultant Blog

Philanthropy is understood as the giving (and sometimes volunteering) for the love of humanity. The fact that the family required $15 million (plus other things) in order to relinquish their rights underscores that this is business and not philanthropy." Or, maybe, we could stop fearing our donors, stop babying them and trying to protect them from the realities of our world, and stand up to them when they have ridiculous demands that make a joke of philanthropy.

Kid Philanthropy

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The Rational Aspect of Irrational Philanthropy

Nonprofit Consultant Blog

I remembered this conversation this morning reading Hewlett Ends Effort to Get Donors to Make Dispassionate Choices on Giving on the Chronicle of Philanthropy. Hewlett had been a major funder behind encouraging better and more effective philanthropy through the use of results- and impact-driven data. Such is the extent to which the message of "effective philanthropy" has permeated the culture. Effective Philanthropy Achieved!

Philanthropy Outlook Rosy, Reports IU Lilly School of Philanthropy

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Giving momentum is strong and getting stronger, according to research findings recently released by the IU Lilly School of Philanthropy and Martz & Lundy. Here’s more of the good news reported in The Philanthropy Outlook 2015 & 2016 charitable giving predicted to rise 4.8 percent in 2015. The tide may be turning!

100 Incredible Philanthropy Blogs

Nonprofit Consultant Blog

No, I'm not going to give you the list of 100 incredible philanthropy blogs, I'm going to tell you where you can find it, and brag that this very blog is part of it! Tags: philanthropy Nonprofit online resources blogging

#Philanthropy: President’s Jobs Bill & Tax Proposal Not Warmly Welcomed By Charities

Non Profit Marketing 360

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Next Generation of Philanthropy: Jolkona Foundation

A Small Change

What role would you like Jolkona to play in changing philanthropy? Related posts: Jolkona Foundation: Measuring Impact A New Kind of Philanthropy Embedded Philanthropy: A New Age of Giving The Wellspring Foundation: Org of the Month. Yesterday your read about the motivation behind Jolkona Foundation and a little bit more about some what they are trying to accomplish with the ability to measure the impact of each donation.

Humble and Flexible Philanthropy

Fundraising Breakthroughs

Last month, Sean Stannard-Stockton, @tactphil, invited folks to offer a word to describe good philanthropy, along with a sentence defining it and a paragraph to further explain. Humble philanthropy knows “no small actors, just small parts.” And also because he is tough and solid and unafraid to challenge the established systems governing philanthropy and wealth in this country. s soon going to be releasing a report on ways to improve impact in philanthropy.

Wrap-Up: Philanthropy Midwest Conference

Selfish Giving

Thanks to everyone who came out to my workshop at the Philanthropy Midwest Conference yesterday. Cause Marketing News cause marketing philanthropy midwest conferenceAs promised, here are my slides and some links to some key posts that will enhance your learning. My Presentation: Cause Marketing 101. What is Cause Marketing? A Primer on Pinups. The Power of Free (and why you should give away your cause marketing). I talked a lot about Ocean State Job Lot and iParty.

HOT OFF THE PRESS: A Golden Age of Philanthropy Still Beckons With a New $59 Trillion Target

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Chronicle of Philanthropy Discussion on Millennials

GenerationYGive

This Tuesday, the Chronicle of Philanthropy hosted a live discussion -"Engaging Millennials for Social Causes" with guest host Allison H. Fine , a senior fellow at Demos: A Network for Ideas and Action, in New York, and a writer. Fine also recently published a very interesting paper- "The Social Citizen" -on the Case Foundation's Social Citizens blog. This paper is a MUST read. Here is a sample Q&A from the Chronicle discussion. Read the full transcript.

Disrupting Philanthropy

A. Fine Blog

Lucy, Ed Skloot and Barry Varela of Duke University have just released a draft of their paper called “Disrupting Philanthropy.&# Tags: Social Media Barry Varela Disrupting Philanthropy Ed Skloot Lucy Bernholz Well, there, Lucy goes again being super smart! I had read and commented on an earlier draft of the paper and am delighted to see how much furhter it has come along since. Here are the [.].

4 Trends That are Changing the Face of Philanthropy

Marketing for Nonprofits

AFP NC - The Changing Face of Philanthropy View more presentations from JocelynCHarmon Yesterday, I had the great pleasure of giving the keynote presentation at the 2011 AFP (Association of Fundraising Professionals) NC Philanthropy Conference.

Teva’s BOGO Cause Marketing Returns Company's Philanthropy to its Watery Origins

Cause Related Marketing

But as the company grew the footprint of its corporate philanthropy got ever-wider and more diffuse. Watch now to learn how Teva refined its corporate philanthropy efforts by interacting directly with its customers.

#Philanthropy: Livestrong Bucked Economy & ROI Expectations Via SM

Non Profit Marketing 360

The Great Recession hardly seems over, though most are confident that we have worked through the deepest part of the proverbial woods. Nonprofits, whose work is even more vital for many thousands of people during an economic downturn, suffered as well. But a few were able to fight the long dark night by sticking to a simple strategy that proved effective before the recession and even helped them expand their Return On Investment (ROI) through the downturn.

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How the Benefit Concert is Shaping Philanthropy

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Music has been one of the most powerful ways causes, celebrities, and communities can connect to raise money for serious issues.

Striking the Right Balance of Philanthropy, Marketing & Business

Selfish Giving

The lesson here for cause marketers is that we have to carefully balance philanthropy, marketing and business in the programs we create. If we overweight philanthropy we may miss the real opportunity corporate partnerships offer. Two news stories caught my attention last week.

Are Nonprofits Ready for the End of Corporate Philanthropy?

Selfish Giving

Boston’s own Scott Beaudoin , who’s also MS&L Worldwide’s North America director of CSR and cause marketing, asked in PRWeek Insider’s blog last week is this “The End of Corporate Philanthropy?&#. Long live corporate philanthropy.

Caring Enough to Change Philanthropy

Fundraising Breakthroughs

I just finished reading a new report on bettering philanthropy, Caring to Change: Foundations for the Common Good, the result of a project developed by Mark Rosenman in collaboration with the Aspen Institute's Program on Philanthropy and Social Innovation. A veteran researcher and thought leader in the nonprofit and philanthropy sector, Mark’s expertise is in critique and improvement its infrastructure and capacity to influence public policy.

The New Face of Corporate Philanthropy

Cause Related Marketing

On October 2, 2008 OfficeMax surprised 1,300 teachers in the neediest classrooms nationwide with $1,000 gift of school supplies. The teachers were chosen in conjunction with the charity Adopt-A-Classroom.(The

What will happen in philanthropy in 2013?

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

My response is that there is a huge power shift brewing in philanthropy, and in 2013 it will turn old school charity on its head. Philanthropy is next, folks. I was recently asked to post on LinkedIn what I thought would be a big trend in our sector in 2013. And you shall see it, if you are paying attention. The consumer, not the nonprofit, will be the source of innovation and growth.