Snapcast seeking guests 2021

The Nonprofit SnapCast podcast is seeking guests. We’re always looking for philanthropic and nonprofit professionals to share their wisdom on the program. This time, we’re keenly looking for people who can talk with me about: Setting the stage for 2021 – How should nonprofits be planning? Going Mobile (anything related to mobile technologies for nonprofits)… Continue reading Snapcast seeking guests 2021

Program Related Investments, with Kathy Kreuchauf

Mickey visits with Kathy Kreuchauf, Founder of OnPoint Philanthropic Consulting, to talk about Program Related Investments. We discuss: What are Program Related Investments? How long have PRIs been permitted? How can a foundation get started investigating PRIs? Why foundations should take a closer look at PRIs now. Resources for investigating the feasibility of PRIs. Size… Continue reading Program Related Investments, with Kathy Kreuchauf

The Solution Is Giving, with Erika Feinberg

Mickey gets to spend some time speaking with Erika Feinberg, of Social Venture Partners, talking about the importance of connecting, passion, purpose, and a new method Erika has under development right now called Peek Forward. We welcome support of the Nonprofit SnapCast via Patreon. We welcome your questions and feedback via The Nonprofit Snapshot website.

Managing Finances During Pandemic, with Amy Karson

Mickey visits with Amy Karson, CEO of Brand K Partners, their work with nonprofits, and how nonprofits may better manage their finances during ongoing pandemic. Among the topics we cover: How keeping clean books spells success vs failure for nonprofits. Numbers inform strategy. Good data helps planning, and provides a road-map. Nonprofits should not expect… Continue reading Managing Finances During Pandemic, with Amy Karson

Don’t Over-Pivot, with Veronica Kirin

Veronica Kirin (she/her/hers) is an Anthropologist, Author, and Board President for Stem Greenhouse. Her first business, a nonprofit corporation conducting disaster relief, was founded in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Her latest work, Stories of COVID, is documenting the pandemic in real time for a book for future generations. We talk about “the pivot,” the tendency to… Continue reading Don’t Over-Pivot, with Veronica Kirin

Getting Nonprofits Ready For Grants, with Patrina Pelton-Smith

Our second episode with Patrina Pelton-Smith, the principal consultant with The Business of Charity. This time we talk about dotting the I’s and crossing the T’s when it comes to getting nonprofits prepared to properly engage in a grant-writing agenda: Getting procedurally clear on programs & services vs activities and events. Receiving the grant is… Continue reading Getting Nonprofits Ready For Grants, with Patrina Pelton-Smith

It’s Not A License To Lose Money, with David Paule

Our second episode with David Paule of Our Fundraising Search. David says: “There are too many nonprofits and too few ‘well run’ nonprofits. In an economy like we are facing right now, there is going to be consolidation.” We talk strategy and consolidation, among these topics: Educating board members on nonprofit rules and fiduciary responsibility.… Continue reading It’s Not A License To Lose Money, with David Paule

Nonprofit Technology Issues, with Maureen Wallbeoff

Maureen Wallbeoff spent more than seventeen years working inside nonprofit organizations, and another ten years leading a digital agency for nonprofits. We talk about a number of nonprofit technology issues including: Why nonprofit tech seems so overwhelming to deal with. Getting a good return on your technology investment. The 4 P framework (plan, people, platform,… Continue reading Nonprofit Technology Issues, with Maureen Wallbeoff

Deborah Marshall, Nonprofit PRO’s 2020 Fundraiser Of The Year

Mickey visits with Deborah Marshall, recently named Nonprofit PRO‘s 2020 Fundraiser of the year. An expert in strategic initiatives, Deborah Marshall is a seasoned and innovative administrator who oversees all operations at the American Fundraising Foundation. We talk about the award, AmFund’s activities, and about establishing a healthy and rewarding workplace culture. We welcome support… Continue reading Deborah Marshall, Nonprofit PRO’s 2020 Fundraiser Of The Year