Fundraising & Not for Profit

Fundraising & Not for Profit


  • Achieving Excellence In Fund Raising:

    By Henry A. Rosso

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781555423872
    • Published: November 1991
    *and Associates; Eugene R. Tempel (Editor).
  • The Almanac of American Philanthropy

    By Karl Zinsmeister

    Our Price: $12.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780986147456
    • Publisher: Philanthropy Roundtable
    • Published: January 2016
  • Approach Non-Profit Grant Writing With Confidence: A Must Have Workbook For All New Non-Profit Executive Directors or Non-Profit Board Members

    By Theodocia McLean

    Our Price: $16.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781450529808
    • Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
    • Published: January 2010
    Approach Non-Profit Grant Writing with Confidence by Theodocia (T) Mclean is a must have workbook for all new Non-Profit Executive Directors or Non-Profit Board Members. Learn how to accomplish the resource needed to find the funders and learn how to organize and write your grant proposal. Remember that time is the first most important resource you have. Please don't waste anymore valuable time, Theodocia will help you approach this whole process with confidence and she is available to help you one-on one. After you read and begin work in this workbook, she is just an email away and she looks forward to helping you as you strive to help others with the mission of your non-profit.
  • The Ask : How to Ask for Support for Your Nonprofit Cause, Creative Project, or Business Venture

    By Laura Fredricks

    Our Price: $39.95
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780470480946
    • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
    • Published: January 2010
    When it comes to asking for funding or additional support for a venture, it can seem like a daunting task. But, as fundraising expert and internationally known speaker Laura Fredricks can tell you first-hand, once you know how to take the initial plunge, the rest explains itself. In this revised and updated edition of Fredricks's bestselling 'The Ask,' readers are shown the best methods and tactics to employ when the time to ask has presented itself. Filled with sample dialogues, and endless insights into the mind of those who give and receive, respectively, this remarkable guide to raising funds is an indispensible tool for those with vision.

    By Lisa Endlich

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780061287688
    • Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS
    • Published: December 2008
    In interviews with fifteen influential american philanthropists, Lisa Endlich explores what made them give to their causes and how they give. From the global scope of Melinda Gates and the Gates Foundation to Tim Dibble's involvement with his local Big Brothers, Big Sisters program, these people describe their first forays in charitable giving, the mistakes they made along the way, and the flashes of inspiration that helped them recognize a problem they could really help solve. Yet they all came to understand that the key to effective giving was to become actively involved in their charity of choice, whether that meant organizing from the top or interacting with the people at the receiving end.
  • Billions of Drops In Millions of Buckets: Why Philanthropy Doesn't Advance Social Progress

    By Steven H. Goldberg

    Our Price: $19.97
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780470454671
    • Publisher: WILEY
    • Published: July 2009
    Though charitable giving, volunteering, and nonprofits play have played a larger role in the last thirty years and receive more than 300 billion dollars annually, Goldberg argues that it has only become harder for underprivileged people to better themselves. The system is flawed from the inside, and there are not enough resources to benefit all those in need. Goldberg's book champions an intelligent capital allocation system to help solve the problem of falty philanthropy.
  • Boards That Make a Difference: A New Design for Leadership in Nonprofit and Public Organizations, Third Edition

    By John Carver

    Our Price: $53.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780787976163
    • Publisher: Jossey-Bass
    • Published: February 2006
    'Boards That Make a Difference,' John Carver's mythbusting introduction to his revolutionary Policy Governance model, is the go-to source for people wishing to bring their boards - and their organizations - to a higher level of performance. In this revised and updated third edition, Carver continues to debunk the entrenched beliefs and habits that hobble boards and to replace them with innovative approach to effective governance. This latest edition includes explanatory diagrams that have been used by thousands of Carver's seminar participants and a new chapter on model criticisms and the challenges of governance research.
  • Bootstrapping 101

    By Bob Reiss

    Our Price: $19.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780578024134
    • Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
    • Published: August 2009
  • Branding for Nonprofits: Developing Identity with Integrity

    By D.K. Holland

    Our Price: $19.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781581154344
    • Published: January 2006
    Branding for Nonprofits provides the processes, tools, and thinking needed to brand or rebrand. Author DK Holland—a pioneer in the field—helps nonprofits approach the rebranding process with confidence and enthusiasm. Case studies reveal real-life situations in which nonprofits have successfully created branding opportunities out of dilemmas, creating a distinctinve, clear identity that furthers their mission. Inspiring and demystifying, this book is the essential tool for nonprofits seeking to communicate their important work in a bold voice.• Addresses the connection between branding and fund-raising• There are 1.6 million nonprofits in the United States. Stand out from the crowd!
  • Budget-Building Book for Nonprofits: A Step-by-Step Guide for Managers and Boards

    By Murray Dropkin

    Our Price: $44.95
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780787996031
    • Publisher: Jossey-Bass
    • Published: November 2007
    The Budget-Building Book for Nonprofits This best-selling nuts-and-bolts workbook, now in its second edition, has become a must-have resource for nonprofit managers and boards who are required to work through the budget cycle. The book offers practical tools for completing each step of the budgeting process. Designed to be comprehensive and easy to use, the second edition of The Budget-Building Book for Nonprofits provides everything budgeters and nonfinancial managers need to prepare, approve, and implement their own budgets. The Budget-Building Book for Nonprofits addresses the importance of budgets and budgeting, discusses basic types of nonprofit budgets, and outlines budget implementation, tracking, and reporting. In addition to updating the broad range of material, this second edition contains new information on such timely topics as zero-based budgeting and capital budgeting. New to this edition is a CD containing the CMS Nonprofit Budget Builder Software as well as electronic versions of the worksheets and exhibits to guide you through all stages of building a solid budget. Praise for the First Edition -This is a book every nonprofit needs.- --Peter F. Drucker -Provides clarity, strategy, and utility to the financial and asset management of social-sector organizations.- --Frances Hesselbein -This book is clear, insightful, and required reading for all who are responsible for the success of not-for-profits. If you work for or run a not-for-profit agency, you should read this book.- --Peter Block, author, Flawless Consulting and The Empowered Manager -The Budget-Building Book for Nonprofits is a definitive and practical guide to the art of budgeting. It is well-written and reliable, as well as easily understandable.- --Ronald J. Werthman, vice president, finance/treasurer and CFO, Johns Hopkins Health System, The Johns Hopkins Hospital Praise for the Second Edition -This book is the gold standard for providing executive managers with information essential to making the best decisions for their organizations, and will give the confidence in their fiscal systems needed in the competitive world of nonprofit management.- --Don Sykes, former director, the Office of Community Services for the Clinton Administration, and president, Community Development Solutions -Written in clear language easily understood by the layman, this book contains guidance on both proper procedures and the real-world challenges of getting the organization to adopt them. The worksheets and sample forms alone are worth the price.- --Elizabeth Rosen, retired chief financial and systems officer, The Morgan Library and Museum
  • Building Powerful Community Organizations: A Personal Guide to Creating Groups That Can Solve Problems and Change the World

    By Michael Jacoby Brown

    Our Price: $19.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780977151806
    • Publisher: Long Haul Press
    • Published: January 2007
    The author distills his 30 years of community organizing experience into this "how-to" book for building (or strengthening) community organizations such as tenants associations or environmental justice advocacy groups. He provides advice on mission development, member recruitment, organizational structure, leadership development, meeting facilitation, finances, and organizational learning. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
  • The Business of Changing the World: Twenty Great Leaders on Strategic Corporate Philanthropy

    By Marc Benioff

    Our Price: $42.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780071481519
    • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Inc
    • Published: September 2006
    Companies are increasingly realizing that through corporate philanthropy, they are not only making a tremendous difference in the lives of others but boosting the moral and performance of their employees. In 'Business of Changing the World,' Marc Benioff and 19 other leaders share their corporate philanthropy secrets and reveal how any company can start their own program and reap the benefits. This is a collection of testimonials that reveals the methods of these trailblazers and how their extraordinary examples changed the world.
  • Cause for Change: The Why and How of Nonprofit Millennial Engagement

    By Kari Dunn Saratovsky

    Our Price: $17.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781118348260
    • Publisher: Jossey-Bass
    • Published: March 2013
    A nonprofit leader's guide for engaging millennials in all aspects of a nonprofit organization Written by Millennials about Millennials, Cause for Change examines strategies for engaging Millennials as constituents, volunteers, and donors, and focuses on how organizations can realign themselves to better respond to this group of 80 million strong. At the heart of this research-based guide is the Millennial Development Platform, an action-based rubric developed by the authors and included in each chapter to help organizations create the infrastructure for a long-term millennial engagement strategy. Examines how Millennials communicate, volunteer, take action, influence their peers, and choose to give their time and moneyExplains how Millennials view their role in the workplace, and how their approach is re-shaping nonprofit culture from within Cause for Change profiles Millennials who have emerged as dynamic leaders to create and manage movements in their communities.
  • Charitable Nonprofits: An Analysis of Institutional Dynamics and Characteristics

    By William G. Bowen

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780787900243
    • Published: October 1994
  • The Checkbook: The Politics and Ethics of Foundation Philanthropy

    By Charles Merrill

    Our Price: $12.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780899462172
    • Publisher: Oelgeschlager, Gunn & Hain, Publishers, Inc.
    • Published: 1986