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  • January Update: Features Being Developed in 2017

    Dmitriy Buterin 31 January 2017 4 comments
    Find out which features we are developing in 2017 and sign up for February's free expert webinar.
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  • Five Reasons Your Sponsorship Prospects Ignore Your Emails

    Terry Ibele 30 January 2017 0 comments
    Wondering why your emails asking for sponsorship aren't getting any responses? Chris Baylis, CEO of The Sponsorship Collective knows exactly why. Read his five reasons why your sponsorship emails are being ignored and what to do about it.
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  • 31 Free Nonprofit Webinars for February 2017

    Terry Ibele 26 January 2017 0 comments
    Feeling burnt out from going hard in January already? None to fear, free webinars are here! Here are 31 free nonprofit webinars for February 2017 from around the web.
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  • Seven Ways Top Nonprofit Leaders Avoid Burnout

    Donald Cowper 24 January 2017 0 comments
    Most people who join nonprofits find it hard to look after themselves. Here are seven ways top nonprofit leaders avoid burnout. From Beth Kanter and Aliza Sherman, coauthors of The Happy, Healthy Nonprofit, described by Arianna Huffington as an “essential guide for nonprofits.”
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  • Sold Out! One Simple Change Filled This Club’s Events Like Never Before

    Donald Cowper 20 January 2017 0 comments
    If your organization’s main form of accepting member dues and event registrations is through check or cash, there’s a good chance you’re missing out on registrations, new members and even cash flow. Find out how this club began to fill up their events simply by beginning to offer online registrations and payments.
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  • 29 Awesome Nonprofit Event Management Software Tools

    Terry Ibele 19 January 2017 2 comments
    If you’re looking to raise more money and make managing your events easier, here’s a list of 29 event management software tools that can help you out. It’s my hope that you browse the list and discover one or two new tools that are perfectly suited for your organization’s needs.
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  • Four Things that Turned This Association’s Annual Conference into a Member Recruiting Machine

    Terry Ibele 12 January 2017 2 comments
    For many associations the annual conference is the biggest association event of the year. But, what many associations don’t realize is that the annual conference can also be their biggest member recruiter. Here's how one association uses its annual conference to add hundreds of members each year.
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  • December Update: A Year In Review

    Dmitriy Buterin 30 December 2016 0 comments
    It's the end of 2016. In this update, read about all our highs and lows of the year.
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  • Take The Quiz: Are You Managing Your Membership Database Like The Top Nonprofits?

    Terry Ibele 23 December 2016 0 comments
    To find out how your database management processes stack up against the top nonprofits, take this short quiz that Wes Trochlil (Founder of Effective Database Management) helped us put together. This quiz is designed to help you identify areas to improve, and give you expert tips. At the bottom of the quiz, compare your score against others.
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  • 23 Free Nonprofit Webinars for January 2017

    Terry Ibele 23 December 2016 0 comments
    Start 2017 with a boost to your professional skill set with some free education. Each month we compile a list of the best free nonprofit webinars for you to attend. This month's webinars feature online fundraising best practices, software training, and how to find new donors this year.
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  • Two New Modern Website Theme Sets Perfect for Designers

    Terry Ibele 21 December 2016 0 comments
    Wild Apricot has unveiled the latest in its line of mobile-friendly website theme sets: Tinted Tiles and Building Blocks. Read more about them here.
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  • How an Uncashed Check Led to This Association Tripling Membership

    Terry Ibele 16 December 2016 0 comments
    In 2012, Kim Elliot discovered that a check she’d written never got cashed. This discovery would inspire her to take over an association that was struggling and turn it around, tripling its membership within the first two years.
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  • How This Mother Grew Her Nonprofit 300%

    Donald Cowper 12 December 2016 0 comments
    A few years ago, Sarah Rintamaki noticed her two-year-old struggling to speak. Sarah’s long and lonely search for help inspired her to found Connecting for Kids, an organization devoted to helping mothers like her quickly find the education and support they need. Although Sarah had no experience building a nonprofit, she did have one thing that helped her grow Connecting for Kids over 300% from 2012 to 2015. Read this post to discover Sarah’s secret behind this phenomenal growth.
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  • 50 Practical Tips For Succession Planning

    Terry Ibele 05 December 2016 0 comments
    Over the years, we’ve gathered tips from hundreds of board members who have all been through succession planning themselves. Right now, his is the biggest list of tips for succession planning on the internet!
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  • November Update: Major Software and Mobile App Updates

    Dmitriy Buterin 30 November 2016 2 comments
    I’m happy to announce that our next major version of Wild Apricot has been scheduled to launch in December. Plus, we will be releasing an update to our mobile app, featuring support for Square, the mobile credit card processing solution.
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