Nathan C. Chappell

Senior Nonprofit Executive

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Introducting Philanthropy 2.0

We are living in the 2nd philanthropic age.  An exciting era that demands disciplined leadership, sophisticated fundraising strategies and quantifiable outcomes.  Not since Carnegie and Rockefeller has philanthropy been so in-vogue. But unlike 1913, we live in a world of efficiency, effectiveness... a world where deliberant strategies and quantifiable outcomes are no longer a luxury. A world where the 'art' of fundraising must be balanced with the ‘science’ of fundraising management. This blog and a majority of my career is devoted to the "science" of fundraising management and how fundraising managers must change the way they think, act and operate to succeed in this new heightened world of philanthropy.

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