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What Are The Top 5 Things You Should Be Thinking About When It Comes To Fundraising Activities?

This article was written and produced by Nancy Synder, Partner at The Bonadio Group, and Marc Misiurewicz, President and Founder, Empreinte Consulting, LLC. Earlier this year, pre-pandemic if you can even remember back that far, our firm hired a consultant to look at the impact of our philanthropic activities. The consultant we hired was Rochester-based, Empreinte […]

Corporate and Foundation Philanthropy Programs—Giving with Impact

Corporations and Foundations can have a profound impact on nonprofits through philanthropy. With all that is happening in the world today, this is a perfect time to build, reevaluate or expand philanthropic giving programs. Corporate philanthropy (corporate giving or corporate social responsibility) are becoming increasingly important—companies that haven’t given back in the past are taking […]

Welcome Lauren Apt to the Empreinte Consulting Team

Empreinte Consulting, LLC is pleased to welcome Lauren Apt to the team as a Data and Prospect Management Consultant.  Lauren specializes in analyzing and streamlining foundation operations, implementing best practices, strategizing database use, providing database management and training, and facilitating prospect management and research. Starting her career at the Pluta Cancer Center, Lauren progressed to […]

How Nonprofits Can Manage the Post-COVID Impact

As fundraisers and nonprofit consultants, we have learned very valuable lessons from the COVID crisis. Nonprofits were under extremely trying circumstances as they attempted to quickly adapt their systems and programs and were forced to stretch their already limited resources and funding. As nonprofits continue to adapt to the ever-changing landscape, the question remains: what’s next? […]

CARES ACT: What’s in the Law for Nonprofits

Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act Empreinte Consulting provides strategic guidance and support on fundraising, charitable giving, and philanthropy programs for nonprofits by always staying abreast of current and relevant topics and industry news. With the COVID crisis impacting so many organizations, the CARES Act provides significant funding for governments, businesses, hospitals, schools, and […]

How Nonprofits & Philanthropists Can Adapt During COVID-19

This is a unique time in our history as we are all adapting to a new way of living with COVID-19 in our communities.  Nonprofit organizations are living in a world of uncertainty as they must cancel events and limit their interactions with donors. Philanthropic revenue is such a critical part of every nonprofit’s operational […]