October 31, 2019

From The Center for Effective Philanthropy:

Kennedy University’s 2019 Philanthropy Summit in Pleasant Hill, California on October 28, 2019.

I have spent the last six months talking mostly to donors about my book, Giving Done Right. But here, I want to address you, nonprofit leaders. And I want to start with some of the words I have heard said about you — about me, about us. Brace yourself.

“Nonprofit staff are overpaid.”“Nonprofits are bloated.”“Nonprofits are wasteful.”…

Oh yeah, and this one, my favorites: “I have worked in business for the past couple of decades but am looking to slow down, give back, and have work-life balance, so I thought I’d explore nonprofit work.”

Has anyone heard any statements like these before?

Read the full article HERE