Posts Tagged: fundraising

The blurring line between profit and philanthropy

We hear a lot about triple bottom line companies. We recently had the opportunity to see one in action. Former Austin nonprofit executive, Leya Simmons, and her husband Tunç Samiloglu, a successful and serial software developer, and their company have built a fundraising database called BetterUnite. BetterUnite is receiving a lot of attention as it is provided completely free of… Read more »

Searching for corporate sponsors? Three tips for smarter fundraising.

The approach many nonprofits take to attract corporate support appears to be sending out multiples of mass produced sponsor material in hopes of garnering a donation; after all they have so much money–certainly they can give you just a little, right? You have a much better chance of attracting corporate support by thoughtfully identifying a… Read more »