Nonprofit Resource Center @ TCCL E-Newsletter | September 2013
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New books on fundraising, marketing, and prospect research


The Nonprofit Resource Center is always adding new books to its collection. Check out the below list of our most recent additions!


Can't make it to the NRC to check out books? No problem! You can have the books delivered to your nearest library for convenient pick up.



Fundraiser's Guide to Irresistible Communications: Real-World, Field-Tested Strategies for Raising More Money

Jeff Brooks, one of America's top fundraising writers, takes you on a step-by-step tour of the unique strategies, writing style, and design techniques of irresistible fundraising messages.  


The Executive Director's Guide to Thriving as A Nonprofit Leader

"This book is a gift for nonprofit leaders in all stages of their careers. With clarity and profound simplicity, it dissects the otherwise overwhelming role of the nonprofit executive director into understandable components that can then be made workable (and even fulfilling). It is a highly readable and practical road map for success." Molly Polidoroff, executive director, Center for Excellence in Nonprofits


Healthy and Sustainable Fundraising Activities: Mobilizing Your Community Toward Social Responsibility 

Healthy and Sustainable Fundraising Activities offers innovative and thoughtful options that raise money for your cause without contradicting the physical activity, health, and ecological messages emphasized in your school or organization.



Nonprofit Marketing: Tools and Techniques

Nonprofit Marketing: Tools and Techniques presents a series of 35 essential marketing tools and demonstrates their application in the nonprofit sector.






Making Strategic Decisions for Financial Viability

This book is written for nonprofit executives and board members who want effective design strategies that combine financial and programmatic realities to put together a mix that will deliver the highest impact with the highest financial sustainability. 



Prospect Research for Fundraisers: Essential Handbook

Presents practical understanding of prospect research, prospect management, and fundraising analytics, demonstrating how research can be used to raise more money.

Where Can I Find Free Nonprofit Training?


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Image courtesy of tungphoto /

Many nonprofits work with a tight budget that may not allow for the cost of expensive grant writing, fundraising, and other nonprofit training. If you'd like to upgrade your professional skills without breaking the bank, consider some of these free online training sources. 


Communication and Marketing

Fundraising and Proposal Writing



*Webinars provided by the Foundation Center. 



Nonprofit Tech for Good Lists 111 free and low-cost online tools


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