• Student Philanthropy

Rutgers: Inspiring Student Philanthropy Through Education

There is an understanding at Rutgers University that the more educated a student is regarding philanthropy, the more inclined he or she will be to give as an alum. Which is why the Annual Giving department hired Lauren Redfern as Assistant Director of Student Philanthropy in the summer of 2014. In her three years and [...]

  • W&M Events & Social Media Strategies

Upgrade Campus Events with W&M Social Media Strategies

In a recent Higher Ed Live broadcast entitled “Events in Stereo: How to Help Your Campus Events and Campaigns Succeed,” Amy Jorgensen hosted Social Media and Web Manager Sarah Juliano, and Social Media Coordinator Tiffany Broadbent Beker of the College of William & Mary. Juliano and Beker work in Advancement and Communications, respectively, collaborating to [...]

  • ASU Mobile Giving for Alumni Donors

5 Mobile Giving Strategies to Draw Alumni Donors

After revealing that 84 percent of millennials made a charitable donation in 2014, the 2015 Millennial Impact Report proved that millennials are active donors despite assumptions that they may be unwilling or unable to make financial gifts early in their career. The same survey also revealed that the majority of those charitable donations were made [...]

October 18th, 2016|Categories: Advancement, Alumni Donation, Alumni Engagement|Tags: , , |
  • Digital Volunteering

Tying Digital Volunteering to Time, Talent & Treasure

In a recent Higher Ed Live broadcast, “Connecting Digital Engagement Initiatives to the Bottom Line,” Syracuse Director of Strategic Communications and Digital Engagement Kim Brown hosted Cornell Executive Director of Digital for Alumni Affairs and Development Andrew Gossen, and Union College Associate Director of Media Relations and Social Media Christen Gowan to discuss the ways [...]

  • CASE 2016

5 CASE 2016 Sessions Exploring Advancement’s Future

In less than one week, the annual meeting of senior higher education advancement professionals takes place in New York City, as the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) 2016 Summit rolls into town. With a number of advancement leaders and business executives facilitating forward-thinking conversations on alumni affinity groups, advancement in the global [...]

July 13th, 2016|Categories: Advancement, Alumni Relations, CASE 2016|Tags: , , |