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Nonprofit Blogs

Courtesy of Executive Service Corps of Southern California, following is a listing of blogs that cover nonprofit management, fundraising (including several on philanthropy), and communication.

AFP Blog: Recent News of Note
A blog offered by the Association of Fundraising Professionals, providing news and commentary on the fundraising profession and philanthropy.

Ask Charity Weblog
A discussion of charity communications from diverse experts.

Blue Avocado
Their tagline says it all: "Practical, provocative, and fun food-for-thought for nonprofits."

Blue Sky Collaborative's Fundraising Blog
A blog about fundraising by a company that offers web-based software products that help nonprofits achieve their goals.

Charity Navigator Blog
Professionals from charity share their thoughts on emerging issue relating to the nonprofit sector.

Chronicle of Philanthropy
A wide-ranging news resource spanning all areas of the philanthropic world, including nonprofits, fundraising, leadership, etc.

Communications Network Blog
An open blog about communications in the nonprofit sector, enabling people to share ideas, ranging from big-picture visions about communications to everyday details.

Don't Tell the
Anonymous news and opinions from the fundraising world.

The Grantsmanship Center
A blog that aims to present the best thinking about how to write grant proposals and win grants.

HR 360
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Provides HR tools, checklists, templates, and compliance information to help business leaders (including those in the nonprofit sector) supervise employees while complying with state and federal regulations.

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog
An author, trainer, coach, and consultant, Kivi offers insights about the world of nonprofit communications.

NetSquared encourages nonprofits to use information to maximize technology for social good.

Nonprofit Leadership 601
A blog about leadership, careers, the workforce, technology, and management education for the nonprofit sector.

Nonprofit Marketing: Getting Attention Blog
A great blog that helps you understand how to get your nonprofit noticed.

NonProfit Marketing Blog
This blog, managed by Network for Good, explores nonprofit marketing trends, fundraising techniques, technology developments and nonprofit examples to support and encourage nonprofit communities.

Nonprofit Online News
A wide-ranging blog of news from the nonprofit sector, including various articles on nonprofit management, free white papers, and news stories about nonprofits around the nation.

Nonprofit Tech for Good
This blog is focused on providing information related to nonprofit technology, online communications and mobile and social fundraising.
A membership organization of nonprofit technology professionals, NTEN offers a blog and topical resources to facilitate learning about using technology in the nonprofit sector.

Philanthropy 2173
This blog by Lucy Bernholz helps nonprofits keep the future and the long-term in consideration.

Philanthropy News Digest
This blog offers interviews and articles that do not appear in the PND web newsletter.

Social Velocity
A blog about strategies for increasing nonprofits' social impact and sustainability.

Support Center for Nonprofit Management - New York
A blog that offers articles on nonprofit management both from the Support Center and from many other sources.

Tactical Philanthropy
A blog about philanthropy by the CEO of an advisory firm that serves individual and family philanthropists.