As a leader in a nonprofit, it can be tough to expect volunteers to show up and perform with the same enthusiasm and consistency as the employee of a for-profit organization. While volunteers may very well be passionate about the causes that they support, no pay and inconsistent schedules can cause some volunteers to spend […]
It seems that everybody wants to run a successful nonprofit, but there are far too many that do not realize the importance of good business practices when doing so. Take, for example, branding. When you set out to save the world, or at least make it a better place, it’s easy to just assume that […]
As a nonprofit, your organization is always in need of ways to generate both interest and revenue. With more people active in the summer, it’s the ideal time to add value to a nonprofit. While fundraising can often be regarded as a thankless endeavor, a philanthropic fundraiser that brings people together in nice weather is […]
For many nonprofit organizations, the cause caps everything else. This is for good reason; when donors seek out organizations to contribute to, they search for a place that they know is dedicated to their mission and will use their funds to make the largest impact possible. However, changes in the philanthropy sector have forced […]
The most common media image of a philanthropist usually entails a wealthy individual making huge impacts through their donations. However, in modern times, technology has made philanthropy a group effort, something that anybody can and should participate in. Often, the biggest impact comes not from the actions of an altruistic individual, but a group of […]
Dr. Lazar Finker and his wife, Dr. Raissa Frenkel, have always been passionate about giving back to the community, whether locally or half a world away. Their organization, the Finker-Frenkel Legacy Foundation, is committed to making an impact by supporting causes in multiple fields such as medical research, education, religious development, and children’s welfare. With […]
Recently, the Finker-Frenkel Foundation established two separate scholarships at the University of Miami in addition to donating $125,000. Each scholarship is intended to provide $5,000 to a deserving student each year for the next five years. Decisions will be made off of financial need and academic merit. To learn more, please proceed to here.