End of Year Giving with Impact and Smarts

‘Tis the season for shopping, caroling, making cookies, spinning dreidels, eating cookies, lighting candles, and wading through the mountain of year-end donation requests from every nonprofit you have come in contact with in the last twenty years. It is estimated that nonprofits receive a whopping 45% of their annual contributions at this time of year….

FREE GIFTS: Perfect Everyone’s Budget

By Hannah Bruins, Resource Development Intern Tis the season to show you care! During the holiday season, many people get wrapped up thinking about what they are going to give, or get, from their loved ones. While this is seemingly natural to want to spoil all those you know and love, we often do not…

10 Items Food Pantries Need But Don’t Ask For

By Cassidy Miller, Community Impact Manager When you think of donating items to a food pantry the first items that come to mind are usually beans, rice, canned goods, and peanut butter. However, there are several items that are in high demand at food pantries that you may not think of. So, considering we are…

Unseen Efforts: The magic behind the fall season

By Hannah Bruins, Resource Development Intern As we admire the vibrant leaves this fall, it is important to realize that the leaves continue to give even after they drop. They serve as a layer that preserves water for the plants around them as well as a source of food for other small organisms. These leaves…