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  • How to Future-Proof Your Foundation’s Grants Management System – Part 2

    How to Future-Proof Your Foundation’s Grants Management System – Part 2

    Grantmaking is undergoing an evolution. Funders are scrambling to address new challenges and expedite access to capital for their many …

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  • Q&A with Northern California Grantmakers

    Q&A with Northern California Grantmakers

    The following Q&A was conducted with Steve Barton, VP of Strategic Initiatives for Northern California Grantmakers. This year, Northern California …

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  • The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 165: Engaging Supporters on GivingTuesday

    The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 165: Engaging Supporters on GivingTuesday

    Giving Tuesday, the annual global day of giving, will be held on December 1st this year – just under two …

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  • The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 164: Board Strategy During a Crisis

    The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 164: Board Strategy During a Crisis

    During a crisis, you need strategies that will help your organization cope with the situation effectively and come through on …

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  • Best Practices for Virtual Foundation Board Meetings

    Best Practices for Virtual Foundation Board Meetings

    The idea of virtual board meetings has been around since conference calls first began. However, these often were only as a …

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  • The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 163: Prepping for a Virtual Audit

    The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 163: Prepping for a Virtual Audit

    It’s hard to believe that we’re already well into September and it’s time to start thinking about year-end audits. This …

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  • How To Future Proof Your Foundation’s Grants Management System – Part 1

    How To Future Proof Your Foundation’s Grants Management System – Part 1

    “The future depends on what you do today.” – Mahatma Gandhi 2020 has challenged grants managers at foundations in ways …

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  • How To Future Proof Your Grants Management System – Part 1

    How To Future Proof Your Grants Management System – Part 1

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  • The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 162: Why You Need a Planned Giving Strategy

    The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 162: Why You Need a Planned Giving Strategy

    Too many nonprofits overlook the opportunities for planned giving. While planned giving may not be the most typical type of …

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  • Tips for a Successful Moves Management System

    Tips for a Successful Moves Management System

    Do you know if a fundraising shortfall or windfall is coming? Savvy organizations are using moves management systems to track …

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  • Disaster Preparedness: The Math Behind How & Why You Should Invest

    Disaster Preparedness: The Math Behind How & Why You Should Invest

    As we enter the beginning of disaster season, it can’t help but feel like we have already been in disaster …

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  • Examining Portfolio Optimization at bbcon 2020

    Examining Portfolio Optimization at bbcon 2020

    I’m excited… bbcon2020 is just around the corner and with it being virtual this year, I’m looking forward to seeing …

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  • The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 161: The State of the Social Sector

    The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 161: The State of the Social Sector

    We’ve seen evolving challenges and change of 2020, from the COVID-19 pandemic to the racial justice movement. From economic challenges …

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  • The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 160: Reimagining Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Events

    The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 160: Reimagining Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Events

    Running peer-to-peer fundraising events present a challenge in the current environment. However, the organizations that will be successful this fall …

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  • Strategic Grantmaking to Improve Community Health

    Strategic Grantmaking to Improve Community Health

    For decades, storied independent organizations like the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the W.K. Kellogg Foundation have worked alongside newer …

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  • The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 159: Building Your Personal Brand

    The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 159: Building Your Personal Brand

    What is your personal brand, that is, how would others talk about you when you aren’t in the room? Whether …

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  • 3 Website Tips to Support Your Virtual Fundraising Efforts

    3 Website Tips to Support Your Virtual Fundraising Efforts

    As a nonprofit professional, you know that the fundraising landscape changes each year. However, no one could have predicted the …

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  • The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 157: Digging into the Corporate Social Mind

    The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 157: Digging into the Corporate Social Mind

    Today’s episode features Derrick Feldmann, a speaker, researcher, and author of a new book, The Corporate Social Mind, which introduces …

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  • The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 156: Getting Started with Outcomes Measurement for Foundations

    The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 156: Getting Started with Outcomes Measurement for Foundations

    Many foundations would like to have a more defined measurement process around their grantmaking but aren’t sure where to start. …

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  • The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 155: How Branding has Changed in the Nonprofit Sector

    The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 155: How Branding has Changed in the Nonprofit Sector

    What does branding mean for nonprofit organizations, and how has it evolved to now require a comprehensive digital strategy? Joining …

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