“What’s the formula for a strong, sustainable nonprofit? Put simply, balancing a nonprofit heart with a business mindset.” That’s the tagline that caught my eye and led me to the fantastic series called “Nonprofit Heart, Business Mindset” over at BDO USA, LLP. Most nonprofits aren’t lacking heart, but MANY are lacking the business mindset needed to sustain the heart over the long haul. Read more about this heart/mind balance and how your nonprofit can learn from it.
Sherry Quam Taylor teaches nonprofit leaders to confidently ask for the size donations that fully fund their programs year after year. Yep - more donors and larger donations.
The leaders she works with are experts in their field, but when it comes to fundraising, it feels uncomfortable and frustrating. She helps them overcome that, so they can finally stop dreading fundraising and get back to accomplishing their mission.