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Welcome to NEDRA's Industry News blog, where we feature news articles and other items of interest to the research community – hand-selected by our NEDRA News editorial committee. We hope these selections will be of interest to you - and encourage you to share your thoughts and comments here!


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  • 22 Aug 2014 9:16 AM | Laura Parshall (Administrator)

    Donations to U.S. educational institutions grew an estimated 5.4 percent during the academic year that ended June 30, 2014, a survey by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education finds.


    http://www.philanthropynewsdigest.org/news/giving-to-educational-institutions-increased-5.4-percent-in-2013-14

  • 22 Aug 2014 9:15 AM | Laura Parshall (Administrator)

    Recent research shows that the wealth of the super-affluent has been under-counted.


    http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-08-06/the-1-may-be-richer-than-you-think-research-shows.html

  • 25 Jul 2014 1:06 PM | Laura Parshall (Administrator)

    This blog post explains why prospect research for major gifts is difficult and why it’s hard for the researcher to identify realistic viable prospects.


    http://fundraisingcompass.com/2014/07/13/the-challenges-of-proactive-research-for-major-gifts

  • 25 Jul 2014 12:46 PM | Laura Parshall (Administrator)

    These companies gave away the most cash as a percentage of their 2013 profits.


    http://www.forbes.com/sites/susanadams/2014/07/15/americas-most-generous-companies

  • 25 Jul 2014 12:41 PM | Laura Parshall (Administrator)

    This article examines how organizations can use storytelling to elicit empathy from their prospects and make them more likely to give.


    http://www.forbes.com/sites/tomwatson/2014/06/30/what-makes-people-generous-charity-empathy-and-story-telling

  • 25 Jul 2014 12:29 PM | Laura Parshall (Administrator)

    Does the U.S. have a stronger sense of independence than other countries? Could this sense of independence translate into acts of kindness and purpose?


    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/carrie-rich/how-american-independence_b_5618940.html

  • 25 Jul 2014 12:09 PM | Laura Parshall (Administrator)

    This article highlights the power of big data to generate return on investment.


    http://www.marketsforgood.org/roi-making-better-decisions

  • 25 Jul 2014 11:46 AM | Laura Parshall (Administrator)

    Bin Pei explains how internet and social media are transforming traditional industries and people’s lifestyle in China.


    http://www.marketsforgood.org/philanthropy-the-chinese-perspective

  • 25 Jul 2014 11:44 AM | Laura Parshall (Administrator)

    A political action committee used data modeling to assign scores to their donors in order to focus their priorities.


    http://www.thenonprofittimes.com/news-articles/scoring-donors

  • 25 Jul 2014 11:28 AM | Laura Parshall (Administrator)

    Millennial donors have money--and other assets--and are looking for different kinds of cultivation and stewardship from nonprofits.


    http://www.thenonprofittimes.com/news-articles/millennial-donors-breeder

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