23 août 2018

Punting on Football Fund-Raising

HomeBy Rick Seltzer. Long-running tensions between athletics and academics are on display once again at Vanderbilt University, with charges surfacing that the athletics side is being prevented from raising money from some donors courted by university fund-raisers. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 21:17 - - Permalien [#]

Punting on Football Fund-Raising

HomeBy Rick Seltzer. Report that Vanderbilt has nonathletic goals for donors alarms boosters but points to broader tensions in higher education between raising money for athletics and academics. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 18:47 - - Permalien [#]

02 août 2018

New Database on Fund-Raising

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. Fund-raising remains a critical source of revenue for institutions of all sizes. To help readers with an interest in fund-raising and development, Inside Higher Ed has created a new database of fund-raising by colleges and universities. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 21:43 - - Permalien [#]

24 juin 2018

Higher ed fuels donations

University Business Magazine logoMost institutions have barely scratched the surface of the latest innovations in mobile fundraising. Here are key actions recommended by those who are making headway. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 00:33 - - Permalien [#]

23 juin 2018

Robust year of giving to Baylor lays foundation for growth


University Business Magazine logoMarking the seventh consecutive year the University has surpassed the $100 million benchmark in fundraising, this amount is the second-largest annual fundraising total in Baylor’s history and a 12 percent increase over last year’s total. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 23:28 - - Permalien [#]

Fundraising providers on challenges to setting up mobile giving

University Business Magazine logoWhat are the biggest roadblocks institutions face when it comes to adding/enhancing mobile donation options. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 22:23 - - Permalien [#]

26 mai 2018

Western Governors' New Fund-Raising Arm for Scholarships

HomeBy Paul Fain. Western Governors University is a fully online, competency based institution that now enrolls about 100,000 students. The nonprofit on Thursday announced the creation of a new fund-raising arm. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 01:41 - - Permalien [#]

29 mars 2018

How to spot fundraising potential in leadership candidates

University Business Magazine logoSearch committees and institutions recruiting academic leaders are often met with a major sticking point: the most appealing candidates often don’t have much fundraising experience. Yet in today’s climate, non-tuition sources of revenue are increasingly important and fundraising provides resources that can truly advance a university’s agenda. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 22:39 - - Permalien [#]

26 mars 2018

Building Fundraising Capacity

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/confessions_of_a_community_college_dean_blog_header.jpgBy Matt Reed. As a sector, community colleges are far behind their four-year counterparts in fundraising. That’s particularly true when it comes to cultivating individual donors, as opposed to getting grants. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 02:42 - - Permalien [#]

15 mars 2018

The funding crowd

“Every crowd has a silver lining,” said P.T. Barnum, America’s “greatest showman”. For businesses, Barnum’s play on words is especially true: crowds are becoming something of a motherlode of funding for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). With bank lending declining, smaller businesses are looking for alternative ways of financing. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 09:42 - - Permalien [#]