Laurel O’Sullivan, principal and founder of The Advocacy Collaborative, says we need to talk about advocacy as a leadership strategy and a driver for advancing mission with impact. Read about the AdvocacyForward framework that gives advocacy the same management primacy as fundraising or programs.
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Posted by Rebecca Cappy on November 20, 2015
The agency charged with enforcing the California Political Reform Act has had a busy fall.
Posted by Sue_Hoechstetter on November 19, 2015
Our vibrant nonprofit sector owes much to individuals who have the vision and courage to lead with integrity, transparency, and vision. We lost two such leaders in the last few weeks.
Posted by Andrew Phifer on November 17, 2015
For 501(c)(3) organizations, nonpartisan communication on policy issues, especially in an Election Year, can be a complex task. What you can and can’t say on issues that affect your community and speak to your mission often requires the careful navigation of federal tax law rules.
Posted by Christine Strigaro on November 4, 2015
In the field of philanthropy, our sense of urgency seldom matches our sense of agency.
Posted by Christine Strigaro on November 3, 2015
Of all the rich details in NCRP’s newest report, Families Funding Change: How Social Justice Giving Honors Our Roots and Strengthens Communities, the one that resonated with me most was the description that family foundations see social justice philanthropy as a “political third rail.”