Skagit Valley Hospital

Author Archive

divider

Thanks.

by

My one-year-old has a tummy ache, or at least he did in the middle of last night. After an hour of cooperative efforts to quell his angst and crying, I […]

Categories / General
divider

Thinking Without Borders

by

You’ve probably heard by now that Apple has just released a white iPhone 4.  In celebration of this “I can’t believe this is really news” event, I want to highlight […]

Categories / Trends
divider

Video Spotlight: Children’s Museum of Tacoma and Neighborcare Health

by

Neighborcare Health filmed this great video of the grand opening of their new Rainer Beach medical and dental clinics last week. We are immensely proud to have served as fundraising […]

Categories / Campaigns
divider

Does It Matter Today How Much Giving Was Down During the Great Recession?

by

As a member firm of Giving Institute, the parent organization of the Giving USA Foundation and publisher of Giving USA, we are looking forward with great anticipation to the June […]

Categories / Trends
divider

Questions around Charity Navigator Changes

by

For any of you who attended my session at the Northwest Development Officers Association Spring Conference in January, you may remember when we brought up the topic of changes at […]

Categories / General / Trends
divider

Nonprofit Communications Trends Report Released

by

This week Nonprofit Marketing Guide.com released their 2011 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report. The report features 780 nonprofit organizations (mostly small to medium-sized groups) responding to questions regarding their marketing plans, […]

Categories / Donor Relations / Trends
divider

A Holiday Break for The Collins Group

by

Happy holidays to our clients, partners, and friends. We’ll be taking a holiday break and closing our office from December 24th through January 2nd. Our Blog and Facebook page will […]

Categories / General
divider

Network For Good Release Study Results for Online Giving

by

Today, Network for Good released a landmark study of $381 million in online giving, including 3.6 million gifts to 66,470 different nonprofits from 2003-2009. Some highlights of the study include: […]

Categories / Online Giving / Surveys / Trends
divider

Year-End is Looking Bright for Nonprofits

by

After surviving Portland’s not-quite-a-bombing of the Christmas tree lighting in Pioneer Courthouse Square this past weekend, I am feeling extra thankful for just about everything. There’s nothing like an almost […]

Categories / Trends
divider

“Retreat” Illuminates TCG Personalities

by

Last week The Collins Group had a half day retreat. While the “retreat” was held in our office, it was a time to get away from our inboxes, smart phones, […]

Categories / General
divider
12345...»