James Hackney joins Alexander Haas President and CEO, David King to share how he followed his passion and became Senior Director of Development for Yale Divinity School in the spring of 2014. Currently leading the School’s efforts to raise $200,000,000 and meet 100% of student financial aid need by 2022, James details how previously being [...]
Nonprofits focus where they should… helping others. Thus, 48in48 Founder, Adam Walker set out with the goal of helping nonprofits. Traveling to different cities, Adam, his team and volunteers help create 48 websites for 48 local nonprofits in 48 hours - helping these organizations spread the word about what they do and giving them the [...]
William J. Gallagher, Colonel, US Army, Retired and President of Riverside Military Academy joins Alexander Haas President and CEO, David King to share how the institution offers specialized courses to train students representing 22 nations. During their conversation, Colonel Gallagher recognizes the importance of maintaining donor relationships beyond the ask and offers tips for other [...]
Charity Charge Founder and CEO, Stephen Garten joins the Futures in Fundraising podcast to share insight on the new way of giving in 2017.
Founding Partner of the Aspen Leadership Group, joins Futures in Fundraising podcast to share tips for advancing your career in development. Ron explains how the transferable skills from his background in the arts set him up for success in fundraising.
On the newest episode of Futures in Fundraising, Ed Hohlbein, CEO – Chief EVERYTHING Officer – of Generate, INC., shares his fundraising journey from actor to data extraordinaire.
The results are in – and philanthropic giving is UP - to a record high, to boot! Giving climbed above $390 billion last year. David King, President and CEO of Alexander Haas, took time to share with us the major takeaways from this year’s report. Just as a sneak peek – Giving to religion – [...]
Not many people can say that they have fallen into the role of President of a college – much less twice. But our guest Phillip Stone, former President of Sweet Briar College, can…twice. As a career lawyer with an outlook on life that says, “Bring it on”, President Stone has had quite the varied career [...]
Like most fundraising professionals, Judy Anderson, Project Director at Alexander Haas, did not begin her career knowing that she wanted to be in development. With a background in marketing and public relations, Judy’s introduction in to the world of fundraising started with a simple, “Hey, Judy - you write! Why don’t you write this [...]
For a transcript of this episode, click HERE! Online tools/resources: GuideStar Book recommendation: Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead by Brené Brown Personal habit that contributes to success: Effectively using online calendar tools; time management Ice breaker for new donor prospect: Lead with a compliment [...]