The 2022 resolution you need to add to your list

Woman smiling with bags on her back and children in the background

It’s the new year, and our instinct to start drinking green smoothies and hitting the gym is kicking in. It’s the time of planning for the year ahead and thinking through how we want to invest our time, energy and money. Enter: New Year’s resolutions. Most of our resolutions tend to face inward and are […]

Small wins and why they are worth celebrating

The start of a new year typically evokes hope and optimism for what lies ahead. This annual reset often comes with the resolution to do and be better. What about searching for and focusing on the good that is already present in our lives and work? Global Impact Board chair, Steve Polo, shared a post […]

Why you should hike 200 flights of stairs this April

A boy sitting in a classroom in Haiti

If you’re like me, you aren’t even close to accomplishing your new year’s resolutions yet. True, we are only one month in to 2020, so there’s still plenty of time. But, if you resolved to increase your physical fitness and make the world a better place, then boy – do I have a great idea […]

Alight: Inspiring New Year’s resolutions and purpose

A group working to manage a refugee camp stands together.

As we ring in 2020 and the new decade, I have been searching for sources of inspiration to guide me toward the purpose I hope to achieve in the coming years. My inspiration was found when I dug deeper into a Global Impact charity partner that underwent a recent name change in 2019, Alight, formerly […]

Going beyond 2D for holiday fundraising

Stephanie Scholz in a dress for Dressember

This time of year can mean many things: time with family, exciting annual traditions, or (perhaps a little too much) good food and holiday treats. What this time of year means for the nonprofit space, however, is a real uptick in charitable giving.

3 keys to unlock board giving at year end (and beyond)

End of year giving

This time of year, nonprofits are looking for funding and ways to engage donors, and nonprofit board members are looking for ways to support the organizations they love. One of those ways is in the form of giving to the organizations they serve.