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Affordable Care Act a Win for Nonprofit Healthcare Organizations

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Collins Group is deeply committed to the belief that access to health care is a right, not an option.  Yesterday’s Supreme Court decision to uphold the Affordable Care Act represents […]

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AFP International Link Roundup

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Can’t get enough of the news and trends from the AFP International 2012 conference?  Wait, there’s more! Check out the Chronicle of Philanthropy.  You can read the journal’s articles featuring […]

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How Not to Treat Your Donors

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If you are working in development right now, chances are good that your life is consumed by year-end appeals, year-end metrics, and year-end numbers.  And, if you are a donor […]

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What’s Growing in 2011? Donor Advised Funds.

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Donor advised funds have become a key tool for many philanthropists, whether established through a community foundation, national organization, or other institution. In fact, despite the recession, DAFs were the fastest […]

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Don’t Overlook the Women

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This is counsel I always provide to my clients.  Too often when crafting donor cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship strategies, nonprofits focus on the husband, brother, uncle, or father.  When the […]

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Iron Roosters

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Loathe to be branded as “iron roosters”—birds so miserly they refuse to part with a single feather—and facing a requirement to publish corporate social responsibility reports if shares are traded […]

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Board Diversity: A Call to Action

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Do you remember the repeated calls for board diversity in the past few decades?  The number of articles you read and the professional sessions you attended devoted to the topic?  […]

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Neighborcare Health Kicks Off Community Campaign

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Join Rainier Beach neighbors in celebrating Neighborcare Health’s new Rainier Beach Medical and Dental Clinic, currently under construction.  Block party festivities begin this afternoon at 4:00pm in the Safeway parking […]

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Money for Good Report Offers Surprising Results

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The results of the new Money for Good report will surprise you. The Money for Good initiative seeks to provide a comprehensive understanding of the behaviors, attitudes, and motivations of […]

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Highline Medical Center Foundation Executive Director Position

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Highline Medical Center Foundation, a former client of The Collins Group, is seeking to fill the position of Executive Director.  Applications are due June 22, 2010.  Feel free to share […]

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