How advancement teams can cope with stress and uncertainty from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic
Advancement professionals and wellness experts explore the particular mental health challenges brought on by the global outbreak—along with how teams can cope now and build resilience to face an uncertain future amid COVID-19’s long-term impacts.
To build more inclusive spaces, start by listening and learning, but be willing to speak out
When Anthony Heaven first started in advancement in 2014, he’d look around at conferences full of fundraisers and see very few African Americans. That sparked the idea for his 2017 dissertation research at the University of Texas at Austin: how race shapes Black fundraisers’ experiences. Here’s some of what he uncovered.