Non-profit dollars do not grow on trees, but non-profit funding can still be reliably nurtured and grown.
Non-profit organizations aiming to increase revenue and efficiency must ensure that their approach to fund development is effective and dynamic. The creation and implementation of a clearly articulated strategy is critical to organizational sustainability.
Five keys to a bountiful harvest
The nature and conditions of the terrain and climate of an area must be understood before a crop can be successfully planted to take root and thrive. For non-profit development professionals to succeed, they must understand the fundamentals of development and how to both use accepted best practices and how to innovate when challenged.