A Simple Currency That Could Empower Billions of People?

A Promising Nonprofit Digital Currency or Pipe Dream I’ve recently been hearing a lot about a stable, borderless and frictionless digital currency under development to empower billions of people including the unbanked, under-banked and/or other potential beneficiaries of social programs.  It is being designed for greater confidence and much less volatility than Bitcoin and other […]

HOPE International Receives Nonprofit Excellence Award

The Global Center for Nonprofit Excellence selected HOPE International to receive the Nonprofit Excellence Award for their HOPE Poverty Simulation, a 2.5-hour, immersive learning experience designed to help participants glimpse the realities of a lifetime in extreme poverty. Launching in 2017, the HOPE Poverty Simulation is an ideal entry point for Millennials and Post-Millennials to encounter philanthropy through experiential […]

Westfall Gold Receives Nonprofit Excellence Award

The Global Center for Nonprofit Excellence selected Westfall Gold to receive the Nonprofit Excellence Award for raising over $1 billion in donations for nonprofit organizations through their signature major donor events. Since launching in 2002, Westfall Gold has become the leading producer of major donor events, having managed over 400 events. A Westfall Gold Major Donor Experience is […]

MacArthur Foundation Receives Nonprofit Excellence Award

The Global Center for Nonprofit Excellence selected the MacArthur Foundation to receive the Nonprofit Excellence Award for nearly doubling the indirect cost recovery of 29% of project costs on all new project grants. The new policy is based on a research study the Foundation commissioned using IRS Form 990 data from more than 130,000 U.S.-based nonprofit organizations. […]

Eckerd Connects Receives Nonprofit Excellence Award

The Global Center for Nonprofit Excellence selected Eckerd Connects as the first recipient of the Nonprofit Excellence Award for Eckerd Connects’ Eckerd Rapid Safety Feedback® minimizing child abuse deaths in the foster care system. Eckerd Connects’ Eckerd Rapid Safety Feedback® was developed to stem the tide of child abuse deaths in Hillsborough County, Florida after an unprecedented nine child homicides in less than three […]

The Global Center for Nonprofit Excellence is Granting Full OpX360® Scholarships to Struggling Nonprofits

Deadline January 31, 2020. No grant application required. If you are a nonprofit organization struggling financially and want to validate and improve your operational effectiveness but cannot afford the cost associated with OpX360® smart tools, we want to help. The Global Center of Nonprofit Excellence® is granting full OpX360® scholarships, through January 31, 2020, to […]

10 Nonprofit Trends Shaping 2020 From The Global Center for Nonprofit Excellence

The Global Center for Nonprofit Excellence is an orchestrated network that brings Nonprofits, Funders and Recognized Experts together for the greatest impact. With scores of weekly encounters with nonprofit leaders from all corners of the community, obvious trends have emerged.   Co-Founder Bob Lipps says, “we have ongoing projects or are in discussion on projects that touch all […]


For our programs and ministries to be successful, we need to realize financial management matters. It is nearly impossible to accomplish the mission of your organization without cash and that is why financial management matters. Sometimes we are so focused on the specific program activities and outcomes that we neglect the infrastructure of the organization. […]

Businesses Need Nonprofits as Much as Nonprofits Need Businesses

Why Businesses Need Nonprofits? Not long along, only a few enlightened businesses actively promoted social issues as part of their marketing and branding. Today, corporate philanthropy and corporate social responsibility are integral parts of most every serious business plan.  Corporate philanthropy used to primarily take the form of a financial contribution and to a lesser […]