Category: Annual Report

The Best Annual Letter I’ve Ever Read

I am honored to welcome Bill and Melinda Gates as our guest bloggers this week. Yea, I wish. 😊

The next best thing is their recently issued annual letter, which is astounding. Take a read and I welcome your reaction to it.

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Three Non-Traditional Nonprofit Annual Report Styles

In this digital age, the main comment I hear from donors about our book-length nonprofit annual report is that “no one actually reads them, right?” Sadly, it’s true, but like many nonprofits today, we’re adopting new conventions to more effectively communicate with our donors. Succinct annual reports are replacing the old fashion book-length version, and are designed to be a fast read (or view), and more conveniently shared. These pieces are 100% donor-centered and pack an emotional punch meant to create greater impact with less content.

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