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Our editors curate the news that affects the way you fundraise. Hear from the who’ve raised millions across the U.S. and around the world. MGRU News is your one-stop fundraising news source.

September 28, 2022

Jimmy LaRose’s Major Gifts Ramp-Up w Joanne Oppelt

Jimmy LaRose’s Major Gifts Ramp-Up w Joanne Oppelt is one veteran fundraiser’s take on a capacity-building model that’s changing the world. Here’s what Joanne Oppelt has […]
July 30, 2022

Major Gifts Fundraising – Proudly in the Forever Business w Jim Eskin & Jasmin Dean

Major Gifts Fundraising – Proudly in the Forever Business is nonprofit veteran Jim Eskin’s take on a deeply rooted fundraising principle. Here’s what Jim has to […]
July 16, 2022

Major Gifts Fundraising Recessions Don’t Exist

Major Gifts Fundraising Recessions Don’t Exist is Hall Powell’s take on the best way to raise money during uncertain times. Here’s what this multi-million dollar fundraising […]
July 9, 2022

Major Gifts Asking vs. Major Gifts Getting

Major Gifts Asking vs. Major Gifts Getting is Jim Eskin’s take on the big monies charities are leaving on the table. Here’s what the founder of […]
July 5, 2022

Jimmy LaRose – Villain or Hero For Nonprofits?

I first heard of Jimmy LaRose after serving eight years on the board of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (Columbia, SC). I was privileged to hold […]
June 6, 2022

Fundraiser or Social Worker…Who Are You?

Fundraiser or Social Worker…Who Are You is a nonprofit veteran’s take on the different roles one plays when raising big gifts. Here’s what Norman Gildin has […]
February 22, 2022

Major Gifts Ramp-Up VIDEO OVERVIEW

PRESS THE PLAY BUTTON ABOVE Major Gifts Ramp-Up VIDEO OVERVIEW provides fans of the MGRU Model a fast-paced animated video covering the three phases (and all […]
January 29, 2022

Jim Eskin Fundraising – No Quick Fixes

Jim Eskin Fundraising – No Quick Fixes is National Development Institute’s celebration of one of America’s great nonprofit champions. Here’s what Eskin has to share about […]
January 23, 2022

Major Gifts Ramp-Up Cloud w Jimmy LaRose

The Major Gifts Ramp-Up Cloud (Version 11) super platform has been designed to support organizations who successfully implement the Major Gifts Ramp-Up fundraising model. Recognized as […]
January 22, 2022

Major Gifts Ramp-Up Model w Jimmy LaRose

Major Gifts Ramp-Up is used by thousands of charities to raise the millions they need to need to accomplish their important mission. The Major Gifts Ramp-Up […]
May 28, 2020

Maxie Carpenter Challenges Charities to Maximize Corporate Partnerships

Maxie Carpenter Challenges Charities to Maximize Corporate Partnerships is Carpenter’s take on how to make a “reciprocal ask.” Here’s what the founder of The Leadership Consortium […]
January 4, 2020

New Guidelines for Nonprofits – NANOE’s 2020 New Year’s Gift

New Guidelines for Nonprofits is an important part of the answer I will be providing nonprofit staff, board members and volunteers who request credible resources to […]
October 26, 2019

Maxie Carpenter Says, “Charities Need Outliers”

Maxie Carpenter says, “Charities Need More Outliers!” Maxie defines outliers as a data point on a graph or in a set of results that is very […]
October 16, 2019

Tony Clyburn Says, “Nonprofit Execs Need a Nap!”

Tony Clyburn has spent his career helping nonprofit executives publicize events from suicide prevention walks to fairs to road races etc. etc. Here’s what he has […]
October 6, 2019

Stefanie Stark Reveals 6 Marketing Gems for Thriving Nonprofits

Stefanie Stark determined six years ago that American entrepreneur, author, and humanitarian activist Dan Pallotta gave a TED Talk that rippled throughout our sector and had […]