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Fall 2017

Client Spotlight: First Baptist Church
In early 2015, Dr. Dumas Harshaw, Jr. began to realize that his church’s congregation was changing. The pastor of First Baptist Church in Raleigh, North Carolina knew that his church needed a new plan for the future. Read Full Article

5 Tips for Hiring Your Next Executive Director 
For nearly two decades, Band Together has carried out a unique mission: using live music to raise funds and awareness for local nonprofits. Since 2001, the organization has helped its Triangle-area nonprofit partners fundraise nearly $8 million, and in the process transforming itself into what it calls a “philanthropic machine.” Read Full Article

Managing Organizational Growth: A Success Story 
The Inter-Faith Food Shuttle launched in 1989 with a simple observation: edible food was being thrown out by food vendors instead of making it to the hands of the hungry. Twenty-eight years later, the Food Shuttle has evolved into a thriving nonprofit that recovers over six million pounds of food a year across seven counties in North Carolina, with various programs designed to break the cycle of hunger. Read Full Article

Why Staff Buy-in Matters
Like many corporations, nonprofits often make decisions from the top down. However, incorporating staff into the decision-making process can have tremendous benefits for organizations-and make change easier in the long run. Read Full Article

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