03 août 2017

How Purdue blew fundraising records out of the water-in 1 day

eCampus NewsPurdue University is a large research university based in West Lafayette, Indiana, and each year we host a fundraiser called Purdue Day of Giving. The event invites the Purdue community to come together for 24 hours to grant opportunities and transform lives. More...

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31 juillet 2017

Fundraising ideas: Donor relations in the digital age

University Business LogoIn a 2017 study conducted by the Pew Research Center, nearly 7 in 10 Americans reported using social media “to connect with one another, engage with news content, share information and entertain themselves.” More...

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30 juillet 2017

'It was a revelation': why I did a degree in fundraising

The Guardian homeScandals have eroded trust in charities, so I hope my BA in charity development is one step towards making the whole sector much more professional. More...

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11 juillet 2017

Concerns About Fund-Raising Effectiveness

HomeBy Doug Lederman. Survey of advancement officers finds that they visit with potential donors less than they believe they should, and are evaluated on inputs rather than outcomes. More...

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29 avril 2017

18 fundraising sites for millions in campus donations

eCampus NewsBy Meris Stansbury. Figures like $2 million, $300,000, $10 million, and $900,000, abounded in a Washington Post story that revealed how small liberal arts schools are turning to the relatively new-ish startup concept of fundraising sites for alumni and student program donations—all through Washington D.C.-based crowdfunding website GiveCampus.com. More...

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28 avril 2017

Fundraising

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/confessions_of_a_community_college_dean_blog_header.jpgBy Matt Reed. Community colleges have lagged the rest of higher education in fundraising. In one sense, that’s counterintuitive: a donation goes a lot farther, and comes closer to students, at a community college than at an elite private college, but that doesn’t seem to drive donors. More...

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16 décembre 2016

University of Toronto surpasses $2-billion mark in fundraising campaign

Go to the Globe and Mail homepageBy VICTORIA GIBSON. The University of Toronto has surpassed $2-billion in donations to its Boundless fundraising campaign in the last five years — and on Thursday raised its target to $2.4-billion. Though the number is unremarkable by American postsecondary campaign benchmarks, it’s an anomaly in Canada. Read more...

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14 décembre 2016

Why fundraising is critical when publishing a book

Résultat de recherche d'images pour By Adam Chapnick and Christopher Kukucha. When we started our careers, professors didn’t have to think about raising money to publish a book with an academic press. If your manuscript was peer-reviewed positively, then the Awards to Scholarly Publications Program (ASPP) would inevitably provide your publisher with the necessary subsidy (now $8,000) to allow the press to break even on its investment, no matter the book’s commercial success. More...

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28 octobre 2016

Good as gold: Higher ed fosters fundraising all-stars

University Business LogoBy Harriet Meyers. When Teri McIntyre was a University of Wisconsin undergrad in the early ‘90s, she volunteered to call alumni to ask for college fund donations and—believe it or not—she liked making those calls. A university development officer noticed and offered McIntyre a job after graduation. More...

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29 septembre 2016

Fund-Raisers Predict 5.2% Increase in Giving

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. Fund-raisers at public and private colleges and universities predict an increase of 5.2 percent in giving in the 2017 academic year, according to a survey released Thursday by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education. Read more...

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