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4 Storytelling Tips from Charity: Water’s Brand Content Lead [VIDEO]

At the 2018 Collaborative, Charity: Water’s brand content lead, Tyler Riewer, explored onstage what it means to create an effective story in the nonprofit space. Drawing from his personal experience in advertising and career at Charity: Water, Tyler revealed the four components of a good story that pull in audiences and move them to action.

Fundraising

Top Nonprofit Builds National “Network of Networks” to Grow

In 2017, The Honor Foundation (THF)—a two-time Classy 100 honoree—grew their online revenue on Classy by 64.2 percent year over year. THF reveals their number one secret for success and offers advice for organizations looking to achieve similar results.

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Fundraising

23 of the Best Fundraising Ideas for Growth

While it takes a concerted effort to grow an organization, there are many ways to expand that don’t involve new hires or back-breaking investments. To help you identify your next fundraising win, here’s a list of relatively low-lift tactics that drive high-lift results.

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Fundraising

13 Ways Working at a Nonprofit Is like Star Wars [GIFs]

Working at a nonprofit is hard. You need to do whatever it takes to stay positive and optimistic in your quest. Some days, that means taking a good look at yourself in the mirror and seeing yourself for what you really are: a nonprofit Jedi Master.

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