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The Nonprofit Show

American Nonprofit Academy

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The Nonprofit Show is the daily live broadcast where our national nonprofit community comes together for problem solving, innovations, and reflections to foster greater social impacts. Each day the hosts and their guest experts cover relevant topics, from money to management to missions, with fresh thinking and ideas to help you and your nonprofit amplify your social impact and better achieve your mission, vision and values. //Join in with The Nonprofit Show Co-Hosts Julia C. Patrick, CEO of ...
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#MuslimPhilanthropy Podcast

American Muslim Community Foundation

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Founded in 2016, American Muslim Community Foundation is a grassroots, national nonprofit organization in the United States. Our focus is on creating Donor Advised Funds, Giving Circles, distributing grants, & building endowments for the American Muslim community.
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Partners in Justice

The Center for American and International Law

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Partners in Justice is a podcast from The Center for American and International Law, a Dallas-based nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the quality of justice through the education of tens of thousands of lawyers and law enforcement officials in the United States and throughout the world. We deliver in-depth discussions about the rule of law and improving the quality of justice with leaders and experts from the legal and law enforcement communities.
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A fun conversation about simplifying the often-misunderstood world of Planned Giving for nonprofits, with Tony Martignetti, a former attorney turned planned giving consultant. With his candid charm, Tony reveals his journey from despising his attorney gig to embracing the predictability and impact of planned giving, belaying a clear message that pl…
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Sector leader Heather Hiscox on the "Pause for Change" initiative, advocates for a revolutionary approach to tackling social challenges in the nonprofit sector by emphasizing critical, collaborative thinking and a strategic pause before action. You’ll learn how her framework transforms decision-making processes and aligns nonprofit strategies with …
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The strategic values of good website development for nonprofits, with Maiya Holliday, CEO of Mangrove-web.com . You’ll discover insights on creating engaging, accessible websites that align with organizational goals and resonate with diverse audiences, and the importance of inclusivity in digital spaces. Watch on video! Maiya Holliday, with her two…
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Engaging perspectives on the nuances of nonprofit board structures and fundraising strategies, answering nonprofit’s questions and offering practical advice for nonprofit organizations. Questions covered; Establishing a young professionals board | Joint fundraising campaigns | Crafting appeals from NPO CEO’s | How to join the professional speaking …
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Insights on nonprofit fundraising staff management and the transformative power of technology in fundraising. Our guest explains the importance for fundraisers to pursue work-life balance as an "ebb and flow" rather than a strict equilibrium, and emphasizing the importance of personal well-being alongside professional effectiveness, to meet the cha…
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Guest Julia Devine shares her unique journey and perspectives on navigating the nonprofit sector and transitioning to a consulting practice. As with many in the nonprofit sector, Julia's shift to consulting was influenced by the desire for greater flexibility and reduced stress. This led her and a colleague to found their consulting firm, leveragin…
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How AI can significantly enhance the efficiency and inclusivity of strategic planning processes for nonprofits. Mike Burns, CEO of StratSimple, shares his innovative approach to strategic planning through the integration of artificial intelligence (AI). Watch on Video! Mike starts with the point that one of the primary challenges facing nonprofits …
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Hosted by Meico Marquette Whitlock and featuring guest host Muhi Khwaja from the Fundraising Academy at National University, a series of pertinent questions from nonprofit professionals across the USA are addressed. Watch on Video! The session begins with a discussion about managing underperforming board members, prompted by a nonprofit dealing wit…
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A compelling discussion into the intriguing territory of self-esteem within nonprofit organizations, with Peter Heller, CEO of Heller Fundraising Group. Drawing on his extensive experience in fundraising consultancy, Peter articulates how intrinsic self-esteem is to a nonprofit organization's ability to effectively raise funds and make an impact. W…
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The essentials of effective nonprofit branding, with Catherine Alonzo from Javelina Consulting, emphasizing that a nonprofit’s brand extends beyond visual elements like logos, as it encapsulates the organization's personality and core values. The conversation digs into common branding mistakes nonprofits make and highlights the value of authentic, …
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This conversation is a call to action for nonprofits to courageously innovate and adapt, to ensure their actions always align with their missions and the expectations of those they serve. Watch on Video! The Nonprofit Show cohost Wendy F. Adams shares her optimistic perspective on the evolving dynamics within the nonprofit sector amidst ongoing cha…
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Anne Marie Dougherty, CEO of the Bob Woodruff Foundation, discusses the foundation's mission to support U.S. veterans and their families in this recent interview. She highlights the foundation’s origins, sparked by journalist Bob Woodruff's injuries in Iraq, and its commitment to connecting veterans with essential resources through the "Got Your Si…
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In response to questions from nonprofits across the country, from Fundraising Academy, LaShonda Williams CFRE, provides nuanced insights into managing nonprofit boards, aligning donor management strategies with organizational goals, and some best practices toward the involvement of high-level executives in fundraising efforts. Her wise responses of…
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Discover how a nonprofit organization transforms unwanted shoes and clothing into tools for empowerment, economic opportunity, and environmental sustainability, as they share insights into the impactful partnerships and volunteer activities that drive community service and corporate engagement, emphasizing the transformative effects of programs acr…
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Voice coach Tracy Goodwin explores the critical role of voice in nonprofit communication. She introduces the concept of "voice masks"—invisible barriers we create with our voice due to insecurities—and discusses how these affect authenticity and connection. Tracy shares her unique journey into voice coaching and offers practical advice for using on…
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Our guest introduces a nine-part "marketing sound system" that includes a compelling story framework and strategies for amplifying nonprofit messaging effectively. His insights emphasize the importance of clarity, consistency, and the power of storytelling in engaging nonprofit donors and standing out in the crowded and competitive nonprofit sector…
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In this lively edition of "Ask and Answer Friday", nonprofit experts Meico Marquette Whitlock and Muhi Khwaja bring forward their insightful answers to questions about nonprofit management and operating strategies. Watch on Video! Topics covered include; Marcus from Minneapolis opens the dialogue by asking for strategies to encourage a program offi…
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Key strategies for nonprofit fundraising during election cycles. Highlighting data from past elections, Shanna Birky, VP with Classy.org, reassures nonprofits that fundraising can thrive even amid the political frenzy. Shanna outlines the importance of adapting communication and event timing to avoid clashing with major political events, advocating…
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True strategic leadership at nonprofits extends beyond having a mission statement; it involves setting clear priorities, effectively communicating these to the team, and ensuring actions align with organizational goals. Watch on Video! Learn more about the critical importance of strategic leadership in nonprofit organizations, with Beth Larsen, Vic…
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On this second part of a two-part series, you’ll learn about the critical differences between IRS classifications like 501(c)(3) and 501(c)(4) and understand the strategic roles of nonprofit board committees in governance and operational oversight and hear about the importance of strategic planning and succession management, with Ellie Hume, from Y…
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From nonprofit expert Ellie Hume--the critical responsibilities of nonprofit boards. Part one of two. Discover the five key areas that boards must diligently monitor: mission statement clarity, robust governance, financial oversight, active involvement in fundraising, and strict management of conflicts of interest. Learn why continuous education an…
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It's a long podcast as we take a tour through EEG waves while nursing vs pumping, the relationship between maternal BMI, infant feeding & childhood BMI, & ABMs statement on paid maternity leave. We end with a detailed discussion on cannabis use on lactation. Recorded in March 2024.By Anne Eglash
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A lively talk about maintaining a culture of philanthropy within nonprofits, covering the importance of communication, transparency, and ethical practice in all fundraising efforts. This engaging Ask & Answer episode highlights the evolving nature of nonprofit fundraising and the ongoing commitment to ethical practices within the sector. Jack Alott…
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Expert strategies for planning successful volunteer appreciation events with insights from Melissa Pinard, Head of Product Management at Bloomerang Volunteer. Learn how to effectively recognize and engage your volunteers, seamlessly integrate them into your donor campaigns, and use data-driven approaches to highlight their impact. This comprehensiv…
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A vibrant conversation with Mike Geiger, President and CEO of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP). You’ll discover how Geiger's career, marked by unexpected opportunities and strategic pivots, exemplifies the dynamic nature of nonprofit leadership. Learn about AFP's huge role in enhancing fundraising practices, its commitment to ethi…
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The CEO of Accessible Avenue shares his personal and professional journey in advocating for accessible transportation, sharing insights on the specific challenges faced by people with disabilities and calling for a systemic approach to inclusivity in nonprofit operations and services. Ron Brooks, who is blind, brings a unique perspective as someone…
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Discover practical tips on managing board transitions effectively, ensuring diversity, and communicating strategically to maintain continuity and build future leadership. This conversation provides valuable guidance for organizations aiming to navigate the complexities of board succession smoothly and sustainably. Watch on Video! We explore the oft…
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Nonprofit’s questions and expert’s answers about nonprofit board engagement, fundraising expectations of board members, financial literacy among nonprofit board members, and the confidentiality of professional coaching paid for by organizations. Host Meredith Terrian shares the microphone with Muhi Khwaja, from the National University Fundraising A…
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The Nonprofit Fixer goes deep into the 'seven mistakes nonprofit executive directors make' and offers valuable strategies to avoid these blunders. Whether you're a current nonprofit leader or aspiring to be one, this learning episode is packed with essential tips and firsthand experiences to help you navigate the role of Executive Director! Sean Ko…
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The specific action of aligning mission, vision, operations, and strategic planning enables nonprofits to thrive and fulfill their missions effectively. We learn more, led by Jennifer Drago, a seasoned strategy and governance expert with Peak to Profit Consultants. Her work spans nonprofit strategic planning, governance, and board development, reco…
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Exploring the topic of representation in the finance and accounting sectors, particularly within the nonprofit industry, with LaMichelle Hecht, CPA, and CEO of Overhead Solutions Group. LaMichelle shares her insights into the challenges and opportunities faced by Black women in accounting, highlighting the need for increased diversity and inclusion…
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The positive impact of adoption-friendly workplace policies for nonprofits, with insights from Mary Ellen Smalley, Director of Brand and Cause Awareness at the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption. This fast-paced learning episode explores the Foundation's Top 100 Best Adoption-Friendly Workplace list for 2024, showcasing organizations leading the c…
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The Cultivate 2024 conference for nonprofits, from San Diego, proved to be an electrifying and insightful event, showcasing the passion and dedication of professionals in the nonprofit sector. The two-day gathering of nonprofit professionals from around the country, hosted by Fundraising Academy, boasted a packed schedule of sessions, workshops, an…
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The founder of Sara's Society for Animal Rescue and Adoption, Tracy Frank, shares her inspiring journey of dedication and compassion spanning nearly three decades, with Show host Mitch Stein. SaraSanctuary.org, located in Seguin, TX, stands as a testament to her unwavering commitment to saving animals from abandonment and providing them with a lovi…
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The topic of nurturing and advancing Superstar talent within nonprofit organizations, featuring Miriam Dicks from 180 Management Group. Miriam describes the challenges and strategies surrounding nonprofit’s talent management, particularly in mission-driven spaces like nonprofits. With a decade of experience, Miriam starts with the importance of rec…
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Exploring a whole new dimension of nonprofit storytelling. The potential of nonprofit organizations writing books. We uncover the transformative power of storytelling through the lens of publishing, with host Julia Patrick and guest, Ben Gioia, author of "Influence With A Heart". Ben's journey, from facing mortality in India to a galvanized commitm…
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Insights into the complexities of labor and executive recruitment (aka headhunting or poaching) within the nonprofit sector. Led by Katie Warnock, CEO and founder of Staffing Boutique. Host Julia Patrick sets the stage by reflecting on the tumultuous changes the nonprofit workforce is witnessing, describing it as "incredibly diverse" and almost "sc…
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Discover key insights from "10 Epic Fundraising Fails – Part 2". Unpacking the most common mistakes in nonprofit fundraising. Practical advice on how to avoid common pitfalls in fundraising, ensuring your nonprofit can engage donors effectively and secure essential funding. Host Julia Patrick and fundraising expert Jack Alotto discuss donor present…
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Are you ready to dig into the world of nonprofit fundraising failure? We uncover the top ten fundraising failures and how to sidestep them. We're joined by the brilliant Jack Alotto CFRE, a seasoned expert from the Fundraising Academy at National University. In this part one of a two-part series, we explore embracing strategic planning, crafting co…
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Five years ago, Derrick Young, Jr. embarked on a mission to address the lack of diversity in advanced education, particularly in fields like law, medicine, and STEM. Despite facing challenges like the COVID-19 pandemic and shifts in corporate support, the nonprofit he founded, Leadership Brainery , has emerged as a beacon of hope for underrepresent…
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From including both spouses on nonprofit’s campus tours to the effectiveness of donor swag and the choice between upscale venues and authentic experiences for wealthy donors, LaShonda Williams and Julia Patrick share actionable insights on questions from viewers. When a viewer asks about including both spouses on a campus tour for potential major d…
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In the fast-changing world of nonprofits, staying true to mission while resisting the allure of scope creep can be a challenging dance. Miriam Dicks, founder and CEO of 180 Management Group, recently shed light on this topic during a riveting chat with hosts Mitch Stein and Sherry Quam Taylor. Miriam begins by defining scope creep, drawing parallel…
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The role of leadership development in the nonprofit sector, emphasizing the need for leaders to be adaptable, self-aware, and mission-focused to effectively guide their organizations through challenging times, shared in a compelling dialogue with two notable experts in nonprofit leadership development, John Tiso, Director of Client Services at JMT …
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The historic venue, WOW Hall, a cherished cultural anchor in Eugene, Oregon, stands as a testament to community resilience and collaboration. Executive Director of the nonprofit, Deb Maher, shared their story, which embodies a vision-driven approach, emphasizing the power of positivity and collective action in transforming communities. WOW Hall, or…
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Navigating the relationship between nonprofit accounting and development departments. With a focus on collaboration and understanding, how these two essential facets of nonprofit organizations can work harmoniously for success, with our guest, Patricia Withington, Director at Your Part-Time Controller (YPTC.com). Patricia emphasizes the necessity f…
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Groundbreaking insights behind understanding major nonprofit donors, with a donor research tool that determines how much a donor might give. Donor Abacus operationalizes donor research, providing an objective, bias-free approach to determining the ideal donation amount for major gifts. By analyzing key data points and leveraging subscriber insights…
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The transformative potential of strategic fundraising approaches grounded in donor-centricity, digital innovation, and proactive volunteer engagement in 2024. We are led by Katie Gaston, Senior Product Marketing Manager at Bloomerang, and she talks about meeting donors where they are, leveraging technology, and cultivating volunteer support. By emb…
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12-year-old Arjun Sharda, founder, and executive director of Tleem.org, shares his remarkable nonprofit journey towards empowering individuals through education and technology. We hear how he formed Tleem.org at such a young age. With its mission to foster creativity and entrepreneurship among youth, Arjun’s insights demonstrate the power of purpos…
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New research in understanding nonprofit donor’s, helping guide nonprofits towards better communications with donors, with Jane Pfeiffer, founder of FieldTrip. Jane's research reveals three distinct nonprofit supporter segments: empathetic, skeptical, and disconnected, which are not solely defined by demographics but by their beliefs, motivations, a…
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