ABN Blog

10 Things Every Nonprofit Website Should Have

These days, a potential donor, volunteer, or client’s first exposure to your organization will most likely be online, so it’s important that your website is not only visually appealing, but also user-friendly and easy to navigate. To make sure your website is effectively pulling in traffic, engaging visitors, and driving donations, don't let your website be without these 10 must-haves!

ABN Member Spotlight: Claudia Caballero, Executive Director of Centro Hispano de East Tennessee

Claudia Caballero, Executive Director of Centro Hispano de East Tennessee, knows what it’s like to straddle two worlds and two different cultures. Claudia was born in the western mountains of Honduras and spent most of her early childhood and teens moving between Honduras and the United States. Today, she spends her time supporting the Latino community by helping them to thrive in East Tennessee and the local economy.

Are You Ready for #GivingTuesday?

Did you know that as the holiday spirit increases, so does charitable giving? More charitable donations are made at the end of the year than any other time. A great way to kick off this season of giving is to participate in #GivingTuesday, an annual day of giving event that takes place on the first Tuesday after Thanksgiving (Nov. 28, 2017)!

ABN Member Spotlight: ASAP of Anderson County

Stephanie Strutner, the executive director of Allies for Substance Abuse Prevention of Anderson County (ASAP), says that one of the biggest misconceptions people have when they hear of the organization is the belief that they only work with kids in school. Although that is part of the story, ASAP strives to approach substance abuse from a community infrastructure perspective.

ABN Member Spotlight: American Meditation Society

Kenton Yeager, president of the American Meditation Society, is dedicated to making profound differences in the lives of others - one peaceful and open mind at a time.

Meet Courtney Leo, ABN's New Administrative Assistant

The Alliance for Better Nonprofits welcomes Courtney Leo!

Don't Be a Victim of This Poster Scam

It’s time to start updating those labor law postings to ensure compliance with the Department of Labor. Unfortunately, it’s also time for “compliance partners” to send threatening emails pushing their products.

How to Network Like a Pro

With our fall fundraising conference coming up, it is time to make sure your networking skills are up to date! Use these 10 tips to prepare for your next networking engagement, whether it be a large conference or a simple happy hour.