A joint global survey focused on development and alumni relations professionals at higher education institutions of every type to gather perspectives and best practices on a critical but often neglected area: student philanthropy. Click through to read more about what the results of the survey revealed about student philanthropy.
One of the best (and local!) resources available to fundraisers, board members, corporate and foundation relations officers, development officers, and more is the Foundation Center. Are you taking advantage of it?
If alumni offices are going to help alumni, we must be able to use LinkedIn to its greatest possible extent. And to do that, we need to understand what a network is (and isn't) and what makes it work.
"We’re not the morality police, but we must protect our organizations from undue risk. Most nonprofits depend on public goodwill to attract donors. Close association with someone whose name has been badly tarnished can taint the nonprofit’s reputation and harm its ability to attract support."
In the past, many international schools have had free or significantly reduced tuition for their students. Due to new tuition restrictions, schools have had to get creative on funding and often look to their global counterparts on how to improve student financial aid through fundraising and alumni engagement. Read more about how schools have been engaging their international alumni.