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4 Ways to Motivate Story Collection

4 Ways to Motivate Story Collection

Nonprofits need great stories, but finding them can be a challenge. Here are four ways to put story collection at the front of everyone’s mind in your organization. 1. Ask for help. Acknowledge that you can’t do it alone and create a story team. Help your colleagues through the process of finding and developing stories, and … Continue reading

What’s a BRIDGE Number and Why Should You Care?

What’s a BRIDGE Number and Why Should You Care?

Similar to the way a car’s VIN number reveals its history, so too could a nonprofit organization’s BRIDGE number. Launched on February 4, the BRIDGE Registry now has a search feature to find your nonprofit’s unique number. By combining the databases from the Foundation Center, GlobalGiving, GuideStar, and TechSoup, the Basic Registry of Identified Global Entities … Continue reading

5 Ways to Rule the Next #GivingTuesday

5 Ways to Rule the Next #GivingTuesday

                    Arlinda Fasliu is a Sophomore at the University of Iowa. She is an Albanian American that has always been drawn to community service and dreams of working in a non-profit or government organization that deals with human rights. Fun fact: Mother Teresa was Albanian. Arlinda wishes she would of … Continue reading