Displaying items by tag: Hopkins Fundraising Consulting LLC

Sunday, 30 January 2022 18:54

Report: Cryptocurrency donations among top nonprofit trends to watch in 2022

The rapidly growing cryptocurrency phenomenon is emerging as a key fundraising tool for nonprofits that can sustain giving in new ways while also bringing in a younger demographic to philanthropy.

Published in Nonprofits
Sunday, 05 July 2020 10:23

Pandemic clouds outlook after strong year for charitable giving

robust stock market, strong economy and low unemployment rate in 2019 created a trifecta that is credited for the second-best year in recorded history for charitable giving in the United States.

Published in Nonprofits
Sunday, 21 June 2020 15:32

Philanthropy steps up to help as crisis hits nonprofits hard

The announcement last month that five of the most influential U.S. charitable foundations would be substantially increasing their giving levels was met with gratitude by philanthropic leaders in Southwest Michigan.

Published in Nonprofits

Sunday, 05 January 2020 17:02

Strained by a graying population, nonprofits focused on senior care seek out funding

GRAND RAPIDS — Within the last two to three years, Keith Hopkins has been receiving more calls from organizations seeking his fundraising expertise with projects to address the growing and varied needs of senior citizens.

Published in Nonprofits
Sunday, 24 June 2018 14:00

Despite record giving in 2017, Michigan’s nonprofit leaders remain concerned

On the surface, reports that charitable giving in America hit a record high of more than $400 billion in 2017 are encouraging. 

Published in Nonprofits
Sunday, 15 April 2018 20:46

Nonprofit fundraisers worry tax reform could limit donor base

The fundraising climate in Michigan remains stable, but many nonprofit fund developers say they’re concerned about federal tax law changes.

Published in Nonprofits

Sunday, 21 January 2018 12:45

Embracing next gen ideals: Nonprofits, foundations change tactics to tap into younger donors, volunteers

Despite their strong ties to smartphones and virtual communication, Gen Xers and Millennials still crave face-to-face interaction, and the philanthropic sector is taking note.

Published in M&A Award Profiles
Sunday, 23 July 2017 14:16

Universities seek millions in capital campaigns in West Michigan

Even as giving to educational causes slows nationally, two West Michigan universities remain hopeful that their capital campaigns will be successful.

Published in Nonprofits
Sunday, 02 April 2017 16:12

Nonprofit should develop contingency plan for fundraising, consultant says

Business as usual has never really been business as usual for nonprofits. Each new presidential administration and the efforts to cultivate that next generation of donors leave very little room for complacency, especially in the financial arena. Keith Hopkins has made a successful career out of assisting nonprofits of all sizes with fundraising campaigns. MiBiz spoke with Hopkins about how nonprofits are dealing with the current environment and what that could mean for their fundraising activities.

Published in Nonprofits

Monday, 20 February 2017 18:03

Importance of online fundraising grows for nonprofits

Online giving continues to be the fastest-growing type of fundraising for nonprofits, but the dollars it brings in remain very low compared to more traditional methods.

Published in Nonprofits