Edith Falk, Chair of The Giving USA Foundation announces that The Giving Institute has joined The Nonprofit Research Collaborative. The Nonprofit Research Collaborative includes The Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University, GuideStar USA, The Foundation Center, the Urban Institute’s National Center for Charitable Statistics, the Association of Fundraising Professionals and Blackbaud. Each of these organizations has, at a minimum, ten years of direct experience collecting information from nonprofits concerning charitable receipts, fundraising practices, and/or grantmaking activities.
On June 21st the 2011 Nonprofit Fundraising Survey about nonprofit fundraising became available. The survey will ask about:
- Fundraising results and investment to date in 2011 compared with 2010;
- Whether specific fundraising methods are seeing increased results or not;
- Questions about campaigns and how they are planned and staffed.