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Site Down Temporarily

This site went down when I tried to move it from one unhelpful web host to another. And, the popular backup plugin I used doesn’t actually restore websites from backups easily if at all. Won’t be using that fake backup plugin anymore. I’m restoring the site but it will take at least a month. I… Read More »

Paying On A Percentage Is Bad For Agencies Too

What It Is: Asking a development consultant or grant writer to work for a percentage of the grant award or campaign, usually in lieu of an hourly salary or fee for service. Here is a link to a position paper about the issue by the Association of Fundraising Professionals, and frankly, they say it better… Read More »

Claim Your GuideStar Page!

One of the largest banks in the country called the agency I worked for to ask a quick question about one of our programs. The bank’s foundation wanted to give us a large grant from a donor-advised fund. The foundation representative commended us on our transparency on our GuideStar page. Said it was one of… Read More »