Did a clarification to its terms of participation intend to block faith-based nonprofits from raising funds through Amplify Austin, the 24-hour community fundraising event? Considering long-time interfaith activist, Tom Spencer, is the executive director of Read More
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Can’t attend the Nonprofit Technology Conference in Austin, March 4-5? Follow GivingCity! Technology — from social media to customer relationship management software to analytics tools — can play a big role in nonprofit success. And Read More
In Austin, the nonprofits that have adapted technology to fit their missions tend to have a staff large enough and savvy enough to jump in (Capital Area Food Bank with its maps of food pantries Read More
Does asking for funding make you uncomfortable? Do you need new inspiration to remember why you got into fundraising in the first place? Are you an executive director, development professional, board member or volunteer? ACC’s Read More
“Do Austin fundraising professionals need training in capacity-building fundraising?” Well, we know our friends at Texas Association of Nonprofit Organizations, Association of Fundraising Professionals-Austin and Greenlights offer this kind of training. We know their seminars Read More
There are two citywide fundraising efforts in the works right now. From my perspective, they are two totally different types of events. But from the public’s perspective, I worry about donor fatigue. “You want everyone Read More