Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 9/7/18

Stay informed of the week’s notable events and shared resources with this curated list of Nonprofit Tweets of the Week.

Notable Events of the Week:

Top 10 Nonprofit Tweets:

  • Phil Buchanan: Healthy critique of philanthropy is crucial. So is appreciation of what philanthropy has contributed, and is contributing, each day. My new @Philanthropy column, just out today.
  • Erin Bradrick: Crowdfunding for charitable causes isn’t always as simple as it seems! – A homeless man says a couple spent donations meant for him. A judge ordered them to give him the rest. Washington Post
  • Risk Alternatives: Prioritizing your #nonprofit risks – new on our blog
  • Rick Moyers: Good questions about impact investing via @InsidePhilanthr. But I thought we had some answers about whether impact investments produce lower returns. “Impact Investing Is Gaining Steam. But Can Proponents Answer These 4 Questions?”
  • Independent Sector: For our August issue of #VoicesforGood, Allison from our policy team wrote about common hurdles to making advocacy an organizational priority, & what #nonprofits can do to normalize advocacy as core to their mission. Independent Sector
  • Nonprofit Quarterly: Trending in #Philanthropy: Donor-Advised Funds and Community Foundations, Reimagined
  • Martin O’Brien: In this new report from @Atlantic I have a short interview where I make the case for more support from #philanthropy for strategic litigation. Six case studies provide strong evidence of the systemic change which litigation can help secure. Atlantic Philanthropies
  • Michael Cade: 25 Massive Nonprofit Networking Benefits
  • B Corporation: Are B Corps An ‘Elite Charade For Changing The World’?: Part 1 Forbes
  • ICNL Alliance: The @UN has released Special Rapporteur #FOAA @cvoule’s first report to the UN General Assembly. It explores the links between assembly/association rights & the implementation of the #SDGs. Read it here … #UNGA73 @Shawna_SolCntr @FlorianIrminger

Themed Media Selection:

Obama slams Republicans: Trump is ‘capitalizing on resentment (CNN)