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April 23, 2014 - April 23, 2014: Webinar: Alumni Relations and Development: To Integrate or Not to Integrate (Some Say Yes, Some Say Not Yet)
Chris Marshall, Vice President, GG+A Alumni Relations, and Shane Dunn, Managing Director, Strategic Growth and Development, Excel… details
April 24, 2014 - April 25, 2014: Richard Bennett, Senior Vice President and Managing Director, GG+A London office, Will Speak at the Global University Summit in Moscow
Richard Bennett, Senior Vice President and Managing Director, GG+A London office, Will Speak at the Global University Summit in… details
April 24, 2014: Webinar: Creating an Interactive Donor Map: A Case Study From Southern Illinois University
Kat Banakis, Director of Strategic Implementation, GG+A Analytics, David Schwartz - Director, Development and Alumni Relations… details
May 28, 2014 - May 30, 2014: GG+A's Senior Vice President, Analytics, Dan Lowman, will speak at the MARC Conference in Philadelphia
Dan Lowman, Senior Vice President, Analytics, will speak at the MARC Conference in Philadelphia, PA on May 28th - May 30th, 2014.… details
May 29, 2014: Webinar: Implementing Data: Creativity, Practicality, and Culture Change: A Case Study from the Lyric Opera of Chicago
Kat Banakis, Director of Strategic Implementation, GG+A Analytics and Katy Hall, Assistant Director of Development - Donor Relations… details
John J. Glier presents at CASE International conference
On Wednesday, January 29th, GG+A President and Chief Executive Officer John J. Glier presented at the CASE International Fundraising: Giving Without Borders conference in San Francisco. He offers an overview of the current state of global philanthropy for U.S. education, including emerging trends and the increasing importance of due diligence in vetting prospective donors.
Penn State meets its $2 billion fund-raising goal ahead of schedule
Penn State announced Saturday it blew past the $2 billion goal in a seven-year fundraising campaign that has expanded student scholarships, brought a big-time hockey program to campus and built a new children's hospital in Hershey.
The Importance of "Big Data" in Fundraising for the Arts
The term "big data" may be the buzz word of the moment (or at least for the past year), but what does it really mean for fundraisers? And how can we use it effectively knowing that our ultimate goal is to not only engage our constituents but get them to contribute? Thanks to the internet, we're all used to ... See the entire blog post
BBB Wise Giving Alliance, Charity Navigator, and GuideStar Join Forces to Dispel the Charity "Overhead Myth"
In a historic move, the leaders of the country's three leading sources of information on nonprofits—GuideStar, Charity Navigator, and BBB Wise Giving Alliance—penned an open letter to the donors of America denouncing the "overhead ratio" as the sole measure of nonprofit performance. The letter, signed by all three organizations' CEOs, marks the beginning of a campaign to correct the common misconception that the percentage of charity's expenses that go to administrative and fundraising costs—commonly referred to as "overhead"—is an appropriate metric to evaluate when assessing a charity's worthiness and efficiency.