The convergence of spirituality with fundraising

Mark PetersenFundraising

Before launching Stronger Philanthropy and offering our services to multiple families, I used to work for our own family’s foundation. People would always ask, “What’s the best grant you’ve ever funded?” And I would reply with several examples that warmed my heart. But then I would offer, “Do you want to know the best grant we never funded?” In 2003 … Read More

Turning over rocks or skipping stones

Nate PetersenFundraising

Is anyone still watching The Amazing Race? In a recent episode, contestants were challenged to find a golden coin hidden under one rock in a bed of thousands. While some teams were quick to find their prize, others laboured tirelessly over the challenge for hours! As I watched one particular team struggling, it struck me how similar this challenge was … Read More