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Fundraising Ideas

7 Fall Fundraising Ideas Inspired by Football

Your nonprofit can look to your favorite football teams for fundraising inspiration this fall. The key is to identify activities people know and love and consider how to creatively add opportunities to give back.

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Leadership, Management, & Culture

13 Motivational Quotes by Nonprofit Leaders

Some days you feel like you can solve all of the world’s greatest challenges before lunch, and other days it’s a struggle just to get your shoes on the right feet. If you’re having a rough start, read these 13 motivational quotes by philanthropy heroes to kick-start your inspiration.

Classy Product

New Classy Events: More Power and Flexibility for Your Fundraising

Whether you’re planning a dinner, organizing a race, or hosting a gala, the new Classy Events will help you create beautiful event pages in minutes. Find out what’s included in the release, different features you can use, and how to get started today.

collaboration
Leadership, Management, & Culture

Why Collaboration Takes Us Further Than Competition

Competition is a central element of human nature, but collaboration can take us further. Explore how a collaborative mindset elevates all of us, and the social sector as a whole, to new heights regardless of who we are or who we work for.

Fundraising

3 Elements of Effective Storytelling in Marketing

When you effectively use storytelling in your marketing efforts, you have the power to inspire large audiences to make powerful changes. Use these three elements to bring your stories to life and connect with supporters’ emotions.

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Business, Technology, & Operations

7 Tips to Master Work-Life Balance

A healthy work-life balance can increase your productivity, improve mental and physical wellbeing, and help you enjoy life more. Use the strategies and work-life balance tips outlined here in your personal and professional life.

Leaders of high performing teams speak on stage at the Collaborative
Leadership, Management, & Culture

9 Secrets to High Performing Teams

While you can learn leadership best practices in many ways, sometimes it’s most impactful to hear advice from people who are right in the thick of it. That’s why at the 2017 Collaborative, we asked qualified panel speakers to share their personal experiences as leaders of high performing teams.

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Fundraising

The SMART Way to Create Fundraising Goals

Remember the SMART acronym from elementary school? Classy explains how to set fundraising goals with the SMART system specifically tailored for nonprofits. Learn how to create specific, measurable, ambitious, attainable, relevant, and timely goals for your nonprofit.

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