#GivingTuesday

#GivingTuesday Trends

#GivingTuesday is growing year over year and this year was no exception. Nonprofits of all sizes, from start up to multinational organizations, take part in #GivingTuesday, and given that over one third of all giving is distributed over the holiday season, we spent some time reviewing the trends we noticed in successful appeals. Challenge matches…

Community

Nonprofit Prizes, Contests, and Grant Competitions

As you may have heard, Starfish Impact launched an initiative called #SupportingOurSector in September that functions as a nonprofit contest, selected by popular vote, lifted entirely via social media, and funded by the business community.  Many people asked us how this prize differed from others that exist, and why Starfish launched this initiative. We’ve shared…

Diane Manuel

Why is Sustainable and Responsible Investing Important for Nonprofits and Foundations?

Diane Manuel, CFP, a friend of Starfish Impact’s and Financial Advisor at Urban Wealth Management shares the following guest post about sustainable and responsible investing. Nonprofits and foundations have been central to how we’ve grown and changed as a country. Their goals can include providing services, preserving history, and advocating for political changes. But, what…