FUNdraising Good Times: Accountability and trust: Keys to partnership
Tuesday, 01 July 2014 15:27
Mel and Pearl Shaw
Part two of a three-part series on private/public partnerships
Are you considering a private/public partnership to advance the work of your nonprofit? Learn from those who have already waded into the waters. Cathy Davis, executive director of Bayview Hunters Point Multipurpose Senior Services , Inc. (BHPMSS) in San Francisco, CA is a leader with experience.
Tuesday, 17 June 2014 15:45
Starla Muhammad, Special to the NNPA from The Final Call
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Blacks have to look at entrepreneurship and business differently to develop and grow successful companies. This reality was a central theme presented by various panelists and presenters at this year's Black Enterprise Conference and Expo held in downtown Columbus.
WEST BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich. – Hyundai stopped just short of calling its redesigned 2015 Genesis a luxury performance sedan. The Korean automaker opted to call the car a midsize premium sedan. Nonetheless, Hyundai said that German luxury brands as well as Lexus and the newly resurgent Cadillac are the Genesis' main competitors. In order to really compete with midsize offerings from other luxury automakers, the new sedan has to offer a bunch of comforts and engineering prowess.
Fundraising Good Times: How to sabotage your fundraising: Potholes to look out for
Monday, 16 June 2014 16:27
Mel and Pearl Shaw
Fundraising is about asking for money. That's the common perception. But is it the truth? Here's what we have learned from our extensive work with nonprofit organizations, colleges and universities, individual donors, program officers and foundation executives: fundraising is about much more than asking for money. Individual solicitations, proposal submissions, 5K runs, and galas are methods and tactics. Behind these are the fundamentals of your nonprofit's business. These fundamentals often influence giving and the amount of a gift.