What’s all the fuss about Employment Data? Strategies to Boost Engagement & Fundraising

We believe that no Higher Education institution – no matter how big or small – should ever have to struggle with engaging alumni or generating donations… and during our 15-year history of working with Higher Education fundraising and development teams, we’ve seen how employment data can be the key to ending that struggle. However, the Read more about What’s all the fuss about Employment Data? Strategies to Boost Engagement & Fundraising[…]

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[…]

Building a Travel Strategy for Development & Alumni Officers

Meeting prestigious alumni and potential donors in person is a big part of the engagement process. It allows the school to get a broader understanding of who their prospects are and at the same time provides a more personal bond between these individuals and their alma mater. The employees in charge of this type of Read more about Building a Travel Strategy for Development & Alumni Officers[…]

The Spirit of Entrepreneur Donors

Bill Gates, Warren Buffet, Richard Branson, Mark Zuckerberg – what do these men have in common? Well, apart from being some of the most successful entrepreneurs of the modern age, they are all well-known philanthropists with a history of charitable giving – and they’re not alone. A report by the Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund and Ernst Read more about The Spirit of Entrepreneur Donors[…]