Wrap Up

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

Why Your Brain Wants To Help One Child In Need — But Not Millions – “Why do people sometimes give generously to a cause — and other times give nothing at all? Psychologist Paul Slovic of the University of Oregon has some answers that may surprise you.”
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Are You Ignoring Your Annual Fund? – “I know you’re focused on the end of the year and all that needs to be done through December. But let me ask you to think about planning for 2015.”
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New Study Finds Unexpected Source of Giving: Young Women – “Conventional wisdom says young Americans are not as generous as older generations, particularly if they’re not religious. That may hold true for most donors, says a new report, but younger women appear to be bucking the trend.”
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12 Easy Ways to Create Happy Donors and Sustainable Cash Flow – “Want more gifts? Want happy donors? Want the holy grail of fundraising —sustainable cash flow that you can count on year after year? Here are 12 simple steps any organization can take right now to make their donors happy, boost their retention rates and create sustainable gifts year after year.”
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New from the experts at Bloomerang:

[WEBINAR] 6 Top Tips for Retaining Nonprofit Talent

Finding the right talent is a challenge for nonprofits both big and small. But once you have the right people on board, how do you keep them engaged and in place? Ritu Sharma and Jacqueline Breslin will share some practical tips, tools and resources.
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[INFOGRAPHIC] The 2014 Nonprofit Board Survey

We recently reached out to our community of nonprofits to see what their board of directors looks like and how they perform. We’ve compiled the results of our survey into the infographic below. The data may surprise you!
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Happy Holidays!

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.