As competition for state and local money mounts, America’s community colleges must look beyond the public sector to fund their educational missions. Private support is needed to bridge the gap between what public funding can provide and the level of excellence today’s community-based education demands.
Growing Giving offers proven ways to grow relationships—internally and externally—and identify giving opportunities based on benchmarks achieved by other advancement operations.
About the Author
Brenda Babitz is president of b smart group, a consulting firm that assists nonprofits in leveraging support from the private sector. She was president of the Monroe Community College Foundation and chief advancement officer at Monroe Community College from May 1990 to August 2008.
Published: 2007 Format: Softcover
Number of Pages: 88 Dimensions:
5 x 8
Brenda Babitz has her finger on the pulse of one of the most influential trends in community colleges: private fundraising — Mark David Milliron, University of Texas at Austin