Passion Partner Alliance Announced

Awakened Innovations, Inc, is pleased to announce our Passion Partner Alliance with GoodWorks360o.  GoodWorks is a great organization, also dedicated to helping nonprofits succeed.  They offer pro bono support for some nonprofit needs while Awakened Innovations, Inc, can provide access Read More

VOLUNTEER MANAGEMENT BASICS, Part 3

VOLUNTEER MANAGEMENT BASICS, Part 3 Retaining and Appreciating Your Volunteers By Sandy Nagel In this series, we are discussing the 6 areas of volunteer management:  Recruitment, Interviewing, Orientation, Training, Retention and Appreciation.  We previously covered getting people into your organization Read More

Low Hanging Fruit of Not-for-Profit Marketing

By Terri Nichols, Reveal Marketing Not-for-profit organizations have to market themselves. Their budgets are different than for-profit companies. They don’t generally have “income” other than from donations and fundraising, although some of them sell merchandise or products. They would have to be pretty well established for that system to be making enough Read More

VOLUNTEER MANAGEMENT BASICS, Part 2

Volunteer Orientation and Training By Sandy Nagel In this series, we are discussing the 6 areas of volunteer management: Recruitment, Interviewing, Orientation, Training, Retention and Appreciation. We previously covered getting people into your organization through Recruitment and Interviewing. This time Read More

Ten Unique Fundraising Strategies for Charities

by Bob Sager, Founder SpearPoint Solutions Many nonprofits have “tried it all” and are looking for innovation fundraising ideas.  What if there were a way to develop more ideas or unique cash-flow strategies for business or non-profits using innovative thinking?  Read More