We wanted to share with you some nonprofit articles, opinions and resources that caught our eye in the month of May.

Wild Woman FundraisingWhat Needs To Be Done the First 90 Days In a Fundraising Position – Mazarine Treyz answers a reader question about what should be done in the first 90 days of a fundraising position.
Read now >>

What New Nonprofit Board Members Need To Know – Sandy Rees offers a Seussical welcome message to get new board members started on the right foot.
Read now >>

What Do 77% of Philanthropists Have in Common? – Forbes Insights surveyed more than 300 individuals with at least $5 million in investable assets. The findings were surprising.
Read now >>

An Anonymous Letter to a Nonprofit Board Member on How to Fundraise – Marc A. Pitman shares his submission for the May 2013 Nonprofit Blog Carnival.
Read now >>

New from the experts at Bloomerang:

Dissecting the Avectra 2013 Nonprofit Engagement Data Management Infographic – The Nonprofit Technology Network (NTEN) and Avectra partnered recently to study how today’s nonprofits track and use engagement data – the actions, interactions and even conversations that nonprofits have with donors and other constituents. Their results have been shared in the form of an infographic, and the data therein is quite interesting!
Read now >>

[Free Webinar] 10 NPO Communications and Asking Techniques for Fundraising Success
Join Jay Love and Kent Stroman for an hour-long discussion on nonprofit communication and fundraising strategies. Registration is free and there will be time for a Q&A session at the end of the presentation.
Register now >>

We hope this monthly collection of nonprofit thought-leadership provides value to you and your organization!

Cody Lawson

Cody Lawson

Product Manager at Bloomerang
Cody is a Product Manager at Bloomerang. Cody holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Rhetoric from Wabash College. He also holds a Juris Doctor degree with a concentration in Health Law from Indiana University School of Law – Indianapolis. He's been a valued member of Bloomerang since the doors opened in 2012.