Beth Kanter\'s Blog - Part 2

Apple Pay for Nonprofits: Frictionless Online Philanthropy

Fundraising, Mobile, Philanthropy

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Apple has had a rule that banned iOS apps from collecting funds for charities or fundraisers via Apple Pay. That means if they collected funds, it would have to take place outside the app, such as through a browser or text.   … Read More

Creating A Culture of Well-being in Your Nonprofit Workplace: The First Step

Happy Healthy Nonprofit

I am thrilled with the response to The Happy Healthy Nonprofit: Strategies for Impact without Burnout as my co-author and I have been sharing the ideas on a virtual book tour during the last month.  One of our hopes for the book was that it would spark conversation about the need for self-care as part of doing the work.  … Read More

What’s Your Personal Craziness Index? Identify, Take Action, and Avoid Nonprofit Burnout

Happy Healthy Nonprofit, Reflection

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In my newest book, The Happy Healthy Nonprofit: Strategies for Impact without Burnout, the first half of the book addresses how nonprofit professionals can assess and become more self-aware about the symptoms of burnout and begin to practice self-care to avoid burnout.… Read More

The One Simple Thing That Nonprofit Leaders Do To Keep Inspired and Avoid Burnout

Happy Healthy Nonprofit, Mindfulness, Reflection

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Mike Brune, Sierra Club Executive Director

Yesterday, I was honored to fill in as MC and interviewer for Darian Rodriguez Heyman at the Nonprofit Fundraising Masters event.   (Darian was welcoming his first child, a boy, into the world!). The event, a one-day conference designed to share the world’s most successful fundraisers’ secrets to success, most valuable tips and tools, and sources of inspiration.  … Read More

A Few Self-Care Tips for Fundraisers During Stressful Year End Giving Time

Books, Happy Healthy Nonprofit

Flickr Photo by Brittany Bush

Flickr Photo by Brittany Bush

We are heading into the most stressful time of year for nonprofits, especially for fundraisers.   Year-end giving campaigns.   With Giving Tuesday just around the corner, the kick off the that busy time of year for most nonprofit development directors and their teams is just ramping up.    … Read More