TWB Fundraising Blog

October 24, 2017

2017 Philanthropy Forecast

Chicago, IL – The 2017 Philanthropy Forecast, hosted by the Development Leadership Consortium, was...

October 4, 2017

The DLC Announces the Class of the 2018 Annual Fellows Program

CHICAGO, Ill. – The first meeting of the Development Leadership Consortium’s 2018 class of Annual...

September 26, 2017

20 Years of the Development Leadership Consortium

Over the last two decades, the Development Leadership Consortium has graduated more than 500...

September 12, 2017

New DonorSearch Features

DonorSearch, the wealth screening partner for TW&B, has launched an exciting update with several...

August 30, 2017

Build a Better Board: Nonprofit Board Recruitment

Written by Nora Kyger

Effective boards are a result of the alchemy of many factors: advocacy, engagement, securing...

August 23, 2017

Development Dilemma: When to Start a Major Gifts Program

Nonprofits that typically rely on revenue from special event fundraisers, grants, and direct mail...

August 16, 2017

How Much Should Nonprofits Spend on Fundraising?

In our weekly column, consultants with decades of nonprofit experience answer your questions about...

August 9, 2017

Development Dilemmas: Supervising a Development Officer

Written by Don Souhrada

In our weekly column, consultants with decades of nonprofit experience answer your questions about...

July 31, 2017

Development Dilemma: Turning Art Donors Into Cash Donors

Written by Gene Brandt

In our weekly column, consultants with decades of nonprofit experience answer your questions about...

July 5, 2017

Development Dilemma: Probability Ratios for New Donors

Written by Anne Smith

In our weekly column, consultants with decades of nonprofit experience answer your questions about...

June 28, 2017

Development Dilemma: Celebrity Donors?

Written by Nora Kyger

In our weekly column, consultants with decades of nonprofit experience answer your questions about...

June 21, 2017

Development Dilemma: Do We Need a Gala?

Written by Clyde Watkins

In our new weekly column, consultants with decades of nonprofit experience answer your questions...