Nonprofits

News and Articles About Nonprofits

5 Tips for Launching a Non-Profit Campaign on Kickstarter
Crowdfunding

5 Tips for Launching a Non-Profit Campaign on Kickstarter

Isabel Sheinman, director of business development at Library for All, shares strategies for success on the crowdfunding platform.
Laura Entis
4 Lessons That Nonprofits Can Teach Entrepreneurs
Nonprofit Marketing

4 Lessons That Nonprofits Can Teach Entrepreneurs

Paid attention lately to what United Way and the American Heart Association are up to? Maybe you should.
When It Makes Sense to Turn a Passion Project Into a Nonprofit
The Grind

When It Makes Sense to Turn a Passion Project Into a Nonprofit

Before you jump head first into the world of nonprofits, make sure you are ready and that type of structure fits into your overall mission
Karim Abouelnaga
Books as a Human Right: Meet the Startup Building a Cloud-Based Library for Students in the Developing World
Social Entrepreneurship

Books as a Human Right: Meet the Startup Building a Cloud-Based Library for Students in the Developing World

Library for All has built a 1,700-plus book library for students in Haiti and the Democratic Republic of the Congo that exists in the cloud.
Laura Entis
How Your Business Can Build Lasting Partnerships With Nonprofits
Partnerships

How Your Business Can Build Lasting Partnerships With Nonprofits

Building a long-term partnership with a nonprofit can be great for your business and the community but a lasting, meaningful alliance can't be bought with a large check.
Jason Kulpa
How a Creative Agency Became a Catalyst for Social Change
100 Brilliant Companies

How a Creative Agency Became a Catalyst for Social Change

The frogImpact program creates design-centric solutions for issues in health care, disaster relief and more.
Jason Ankeny
How the World's First Bitcoin Charity Is Harnessing the Cryptocurrency to Change Lives (VIDEO)
Bitcoin

How the World's First Bitcoin Charity Is Harnessing the Cryptocurrency to Change Lives (VIDEO)

BitGive, founded in 2013, partners with nonprofits in the public health and environmental sectors and solicits charitable donations from Bitcoin believers.
Geoff Weiss
Should You Structure Your Business as a Nonprofit?
Starting a Business

Should You Structure Your Business as a Nonprofit?

Discover the pros and cons of structuring your new business as a nonprofit.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
7 Essential Tips for an Effective Fundraising Strategy
Fundraising

7 Essential Tips for an Effective Fundraising Strategy

Many non-profit organizations, as well as startups, often approach the task of seeking money horribly wrong.
Peter Gasca
How Two Ambitious Women Found Success With a Cause-Driven Company
Social Entrepreneurs

How Two Ambitious Women Found Success With a Cause-Driven Company

Their mission is to help the women of Ghana start businesses that solve an age-old crisis: the shortage of clean water.
Sumi Krishnan
Nonprofits, and Businesses, Can Be Self-Sustaining. Just Think 100 Years Ahead.
Sustainability

Nonprofits, and Businesses, Can Be Self-Sustaining. Just Think 100 Years Ahead.

"Everything seems possible in a 100 years, so it's both useful and important to focus the big vision," says the head of a digital agency.
Adam Callinan
3 Leadership Qualities I Learned in the NFL to Build My Charitable Foundation
Leadership Qualities

3 Leadership Qualities I Learned in the NFL to Build My Charitable Foundation

Some leaders are born but others invent themselves because it is the only way to achieve their vision.
Brad A. Smith
If You Can't Beat 'Em, Join 'Em: Why Two Competitors Joined Forces in the Fight to Beat Cancer
Competition

If You Can't Beat 'Em, Join 'Em: Why Two Competitors Joined Forces in the Fight to Beat Cancer

Sometimes it makes sense to merge with your competition. Yael Cohen Braun and Julie Greenbaum didn't always think so, but they do now.
Kim Lachance Shandrow