Our development search business is thriving these days. In these post-Covid times nonprofits are frantically trying to replace and add qualified staff
About Linda McNayLinda Wise McNay is the founder, owner and fundraising consultant with Our Fundraising Search in Atlanta. She has completed more than 14 years of consulting and has served more than 175 clients. Linda’s nonprofit background includes work with both higher and secondary education, the arts, human services and faith-based organizations; and has included work in capital campaigns, annual fund, planned giving, membership, and development and executive search. Dedicated to raising the next generation of philanthropists, along with fellow passionate fundraisers, Ailena Parramore and Del Martin, Linda has co-authored a new children’s book, The Adventures of PhilAnThropy. She is the author of a book and an online course: Fundraising for Churches: 12 Keys to Success Every Church Leader Should Know with Sarah Mathews; Fundraising for Schools: 8 Keys to Success Every Head of School Should Know, and Fundraising for Museums: 8 Keys to Success Every Museum Leader Should Know. She is a regular speaker and presenter at workshops and conferences and author of numerous articles for publication.
The Super Bowl may be over for 2022, but fundraisers, this is your season. This is it. This is the opportunity for
Every January, I usually take a breath, document how the previous year went, and review our strategic plan for the coming year.
As 2021 draws to a close and I look back on my work for the year, I am delighted and saddened all
[Atlanta, GA, October 29, 2021] Leading a nonprofit is challenging and rewarding work. Nonprofit board members, CEOs, Executive Directors and fundraising leaders
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Coming out of the pandemic is a little bit like coming out of coma: you are confused, groggy, and not sure what
For years I have been walking monthly in a local park to meet and
Recently I had the opportunity to facilitate a session at the annual retreat of a local, very generous, family foundation. Their stated
The success of a capital campaign lies in the details as much as in the dollars. These include the important elements of