- Monday, 26 September 2022
Developing a funding strategy for a nonprofit is a challenge that is sometimes hard to surmount. For a nonprofit to be successful, it must have a proper funding model that ensures it is liquid and can fund its operations, mission and vision. These models do not have to be general to be useful. A funding model is a methodological and standardized method of building a reliable revenue base to support an organization's core programs and services. Although many nonprofits seek funding from various sources, research has shown that 90 percent of the largest embraced funding models built around a single revenue source. Here are a few funding models you can consider for your nonprofit.Read more...
- Monday, 19 September 2022
A strategic plan for a nonprofit is the formal process created by nonprofits to accomplish their goals and objectives set up at the beginning of the year. It is a guiding document that organizations use to convert their goals into actions. Accordingly, this tool helps you define where your organization intends to go and the actions that can be taken to reach the destination. While most people associate strategic planning with for-profits, nonprofits too must have a strategic plan to help them define where their organizations want to go and what they should do to achieve their mission statements. Here is the process of creating a strategic plan for your nonprofit.Read more...
- Monday, 05 September 2022
The term nonprofit makes many people assume it means “no income.” In fact, this term has often led to a stereotype of workers working for little to no compensation because of the notion that all they do is for passion for the charities, hence always struggling for cash. This myth is untrue. Many nonprofits are capable of making money, and most of them intend to do so. Money is useful in propelling an organization to greater heights. Therefore, if a nonprofit wants to grow and help other causes in society, it must find ways of getting money or generating some on its own. It is only with adequate funds that a nonprofit can effectively grow and champion its cause. However, although there are ways they can make money, they are limited in one way or another. Therefore, this article provides insight into how nonprofits can make money and the limits set on their earnings. If you are aspiring to start a charity, this article might be the right starting point for you.Read more...