News & Press
Filter news by category:

Read about the latest community news and member insights.

Member Insights
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Giving Large, Giving Young and Giving to Solve Problems Donors Know First-Hand »
By James M. Brasher III Founding Principal of Development Counsel . Like all of you, I read the daily digest...
Monday, May 6, 2019
Set Your Nonprofit Up for Success: 7 Data Management Musts »
By Joe Klimek CEO of SofTrek , developer of ClearView CRM fundraising software. Data management is the crux o...
Monday, April 15, 2019
Ensuring Sustainability with Diverse Revenue Streams »
By Rachel Hutchisson Chair of The Giving Institute Vice President of Corporate Citizenship & Philanthropy, Blac...
Monday, April 8, 2019
The Role of Social Norms »
By Kelsey Crouch-Dodson, Project Manager Bentz Whaley Flessner The newest report from the Women’s Philanthr...
Monday, April 8, 2019
3 Concrete Strategies to Address The Donor Retention Crisis »
By Jeff Gordy, President Neon One If you’ve been reading the news as of late regarding charitable giving,...

Institute News
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
May 2019 Letter from the Chair: Thought Leaders at Summer Symposium »
Dear Giving Institute members, I hope this message finds you well, in this season of graduations and celebration...
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
March 2019 Letter From the Chair »
Dear Giving Institute members, Happy Spring! It was great to see so many of you in Nashville for what was a trul...
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
January 2019 Letter from the Chair »
Dear Giving Institute Members, Happy New Year! I hope this message finds you well, happy, and not snowed in as we b...
Thursday, November 29, 2018
November Letter from the Chair »
Dear Giving Institute Members, The season of giving is upon us...although you might argue that for those of us in The...
Tuesday, September 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
September Letter from the Chair »
Dear Giving Institute Members, I hope this message finds you well and safe, particularly if you were in the path of Hu...

Symposium Highlights
Friday, July 20, 2018
Reflecting on Summer Symposium 2018 »
At Summer Symposium 2018, July 12-14 in Charleston, South Carolina, close to 100 Giving Institute members and philanthropy...
Monday, March 26, 2018
2018 Summer Symposium Reading List »
Get prepared and get in the mood for the 2018 Giving Institute Summer Symposium by reading a great book!  As you mi...

Shared Intelligence
Thursday, April 9, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Will Day of Giving Campaigns Address Ailing Alumni Giving? »
Review of recent campaigns and tip sheet for those planning a campaign By Ted Grossnickle, Senior Consultant and Fou...
Thursday, April 9, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Giving Tuesday is Here to Stay »
By Campbell & Company     Earlier this year, we sent a survey to our nonprofit community asking you a...
Monday, December 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Brassieres, Briefs and Beneficence »
By Robert Evans, President of the Evans Consulting Group     Pop quiz: Which 2014 trend or development will se...
Monday, December 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Your 2015 Giving Forecast »
By Stacey Wedding, Founder & Chief Strategist of Professionals in Philanthropy The economy is recovering. Philanthro...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Strengthen Year-End Giving by Preserving the IRA Rollover »
By Jeffrey D. Byrne, President + CEO, Jeffrey Byrne + Associates, Inc. The year is winding down. Wrapping up those fina...

225 W. Wacker Drive | Chicago, IL | 60606