Venturing into New Fundraising Networks

With groundbreaking science and innovations taking place in the University setting, it’s the common hope of students and schools to develop those talents and discoveries into viable businesses. But we all know that this goal requires capital. So why not take a page from funded business founders who gain their startup revenue from Venture Capitalists Read more about Venturing into New Fundraising Networks[…]

Case Study of a Record Breaking Donor: Charles Francis Feeney

he charities and that causes that they believe in. In 2016 alone, the two top charitable donations were for $500 million each from Phil Knight of Nike and investor-philanthropist Nicolas Berggruen. [1] However, when it comes to comparing generosity indexes (total donations: net worth), no one comes close to Charles Francis Feeney, the superhero of Read more about Case Study of a Record Breaking Donor: Charles Francis Feeney[…]

How Hobbies Can Help find Major Donors

To raise funds for institutional campaigns and causes, you will likely focus on engaging with your pool of potential alumni donors. For this, you need a strong two-step approach. Find wealthy prospects with the capacity to give and then reach out to them based on topics that they can relate to. Using a prospect’s hobby Read more about How Hobbies Can Help find Major Donors[…]