Economics

Tax Time! : Turbo Tax Giveaway and nonprofits

Preparing your taxes can be a daunting task, even for the most experienced filer.  But if you’re a recent college graduate, you’re self-employed, or you’ve had a life-changing event, it can be downright head scratching. So where do you begin the process of filing a federal and state income tax return? The nonprofit Gen Y Out Loud is here to ...

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How much does your NP boss get paid?

Check out the latest figures from the 2010 GuideStar Nonprofit Compensation Report. Interesting facts below. What do you think? Do you know: * How many CEOs headed nonprofits with budgets greater than $50 million in FY 2008? Answer: 3,107. The median compensation for those CEOs was $394,508. * How many CEOs headed nonprofits with budgets between $25 million and $50 ...

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Causes+Birthday’s = It Works

I’m sure a lot of you already know about Causes. If not you should. I used Birthday’s to raise some money for the American Cancer Society this year. My friend and rockstar Beth Kanter used it to raise over 5k for her cause. But you don’t have to have 2,000+ friends to make it work. I know a lot of ...

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Social Media Fundraising in Online Social Networks

This is the presentation I did for 2010 around Fundraising in Online Social Networks. Covers everything from Social Networking to Facebook Causes to the Frozen Pea Fund and takes a look at ROI and tech channels for Non Profits to leverage in their efforts. The presentation also talks about the lightscamerahlep.org “Power of Ten” Campaign. Social Media Fundraising In Online ...

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