What Nonprofit Leaders Read In 2018

Too busy to read much in 2018? Check out this shortlist of 2018’s most-read tips and resources on nonprofit fundraising and management in the GlobalGiving Learn Library. It’s never too late to use these timeless tools.


1. 27 Free Resources For Nonprofits

Our team rounded up 27 free resources that you can use to power through any fundraising campaign. From social media to graphic design to public relations, this list covers it all! See the list.

2. CHECKLIST: Essential Safeguarding Steps

The #AidToo and #MeToo movements in 2018 underscored the urgent need for leaders to approach safeguarding systematically. Staff need to be equipped with tools, training, and resources to recognize instances of abuse and know how to swiftly respond. Our checklist offers a blueprint for getting started at your nonprofit. See the checklist.

3. Sample Nonprofit Letter Of Recommendation

A letter of recommendation is a fantastic tool that your nonprofit can use to demonstrate its impact and credibility to potential funders. Some, in fact, require it. This simple guide, which includes a sample letter of recommendation, saved so many nonprofit leaders so much time in 2018. Download the letter of recommendation guide.

4. 6 Facts Every Nonprofit Needs To Know About GDPR

GlobalGiving’s Chief Product Officer explained how the EU’s landmark data privacy legislation could impact operations at your nonprofit. Learn more about the implications of GDPR.

5. 5 Philanthropy Trends To Watch In 2018

Did GlobalGiving’s Eleanor Harrison get it right? Take a look back at the top five trends she advised nonprofit leaders to get ready for last year. Read her predictions.

6. WORKSHEET: Network Mapping For Fundraising Success

This practical tool helped hundreds of nonprofit fundraisers visualize the backbone of a successful crowdfunding campaign—people. Download your copy today.

7. GUIDE: How To Build A Network Of Fundraising Advocates

Our peer-to-peer fundraising guide was one of the most in-demand tools added to the Learn Library last year. The comprehensive guide showed hundreds of nonprofit leaders how to build a fierce network of fundraisers in three simple steps. Download your peer-to-peer fundraising guide.

8. 11 Free Project Management Tools For Your Busy Team

What nonprofit project management tools does your nonprofit team use? If the answer is Excel, you could be missing out! We rounded up 11 free tools that could change the way you change the world. See the list.

9. 16 Practical Photography Tips For Ethical Fundraising

GlobalGiving’s Senior Graphic Designer revealed her best tips for choosing the most effective—and ethical—photos to represent your nonprofit. Get Acacia’s photography tips.

10. 10 Questions Everyone At Your Nonprofit Should Answer

These 10 simple questions helped nonprofit teams all over the world develop consistent and clear messaging about their missions. See the questions.

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