09.03.2012 ,

Happy Labor Day!

We’re taking a day off on the Inspiring Generosity blog; we’ll resume to our normal programming tomorrow. In the meantime, check out the Wiki on Labor Day. Have fun everyone!

04.25.2012 ,

Who Will Win the Cultures of Giving Challenge?

The 10 day Cultures of Giving Donor Challenge will end tomorrow. Twenty-two nonprofits are participating in the online giving campaign. Presented by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, the Cultures of Giving…

02.13.2012 ,

Learning to Be Defeated

I had an interesting conversation with my family this weekend about “the secret to success.” How many blog reiterations of that topic do you read a day? Almost all of…

01.30.2012 ,

3 Ways to Become a Trusted Fundraising Advisor

  Real success in fundraising happens when you become a trusted advisor, a person who is sought out for his advice and support. This happened for me when companies started calling…

01.13.2012 ,

Farewell & Welcome

It’s never fun when someone you really like is going away, but such is life, and it’s always good when that person is going to do great things and you…

12.12.2011 ,

4 Elements of the Blue Key Campaign's Success

Have you heard of the Blue Key Campaign? This national campaign, led by USA for UNHCR, is spreading the word about the 40 million refugees in the world, but allows…

11.07.2011 ,

Case Study: the Success of No Kid Hungry’s Tweetathon (Interview with Amanda Hite)

Recently I had the chance to speak with Bridget Hankin about tips for effective fundraising phone calls. As we were talking, she mentioned her work with Amanda Hite in the…

08.28.2011 ,

Donate to 5 Causes Providing Irene Relief

Hurricane/Tropical Storm Irene had not left us yet, but we know the impact has already been great. We have seen lives lost, hundreds of thousands of people without power, wind…


Donate Your Birthday on Razoo

Heard about American Cancer Society’s “More Birthdays” campaign? It seems a lot of people have – this video has over 800,000 hits on YouTube! Join Justin Bieber and the American…


Featuring: Food & Friends

For the holidays, Razoo staff are volunteering at Food & Friends.  This organization was started by one woman who provided lunch to a friend who was sick at home with…