People over Products: Balancing Quantity with Quality as Demand Rises for Nonprofits

Today, you’d be hard-pressed to find a single nonprofit service-based organization that hasn’t seen a rise in the demand for supplies or services over the past couple of years. The world is truly a different place. With diminished educational experiences, increased mental health concerns, and global food insecurity the past three years have changed our … Continue reading People over Products: Balancing Quantity with Quality as Demand Rises for Nonprofits

Leveraging Special Days to Maximize In-Kind Fundraising Campaigns

A quarter can add up to a lot of change. As 2022 draws to a close, it seems everyone sets their sights on resolutions and goals. While most fail to hit the mark, with careful planning and a clear direction the chances of success greatly improves.  Much like our individual lives, nonprofit organizations and charities … Continue reading Leveraging Special Days to Maximize In-Kind Fundraising Campaigns

The Understated Need for Feminine Hygiene Products

Period Poverty In its simplest form, poverty is described as not having sufficient funds to meet basic needs such as food, clothing, and shelter. Coupled with society’s traditional concept of poverty is a paradox known as period poverty. Like traditional poverty that marks individuals—and our larger community—with limited opportunities, period poverty can restrict access to … Continue reading The Understated Need for Feminine Hygiene Products

Inflation and Shortages: The Impact on Nonprofit Goods

We have been seeing it everywhere: prices are increasing, and sections of store shelves are bare or thin. For nonprofits, the price increases and product shortages have hampered the ability of many organizations to meet clients’ needs. In a time of greater need, where more people are struggling with the rising gas prices and rent, … Continue reading Inflation and Shortages: The Impact on Nonprofit Goods

Year-Round Online Donation Drive Ideas

Communities have a unique opportunity to come together and offer support through a donation drive. Donation drives have traditionally been run in person, with collection boxes placed in popular community spots like libraries, shopping malls, or busy supermarkets.  Donation drives typically focus on key items like food, school supplies, household goods, and hygiene supplies. By … Continue reading Year-Round Online Donation Drive Ideas