Category: Local (Page 2 of 2)

Dog and cat cuddling in the grass, image used for Mickey Berlianshik post about views toward animal homelessness

Views Toward Animal Homelessness and Adoption in the United States from Recent Survey

A recent survey from Petsmart Charities, shows that those surveyed do not have an accurate estimate of how many pets are actually in need of a home. The survey results reveal that 84 percent of people surveyed, many of whom are current pet-owners, estimated that less than 1 million animals enter shelters each year. Unfortunately, […]

Social media swag and logos on a table, image used for mickey berlianshik blog on why charities should use social media

Why Social Media is Vital for Charities

I’ve previously written about how entrepreneurs can use social media in a way that seriously benefits them, so now I’d like to focus on how social media can help charities reach their goals and enhance the organization. Unfortunately, far too few charities actually take advantage of the benefits of social media. Many charities are unsure […]

Hands in front of a black background, reaching out

How to Start a Philanthropy

There are a lot of reasons why someone would want to start a philanthropy. Maybe, you want to connect it to your business, you have a significant amount of disposable income, or maybe you just feel called to support a specific cause. Whatever the reason you want to start a philanthropy, it can seem like […]

Two men with United Way aprons on serving food, image used for Mickey Berlianshik blog about fundraising ideas

4 Great Fundraising Ideas

For nonprofits, fundraising is a vital source of income that helps the charity stay open and provide the services they do. While some people view fundraising as just a way people ask for money and many organizations dread having to plan and run fundraisers, it’s still a vital part of philanthropy. Without fundraisers, most organizations […]

Globe with santa hat and dolls representing children of various nationalities in front of it, image used for Mickey Berlianshik blog about how to determine the legitimacy of a philanthropy

How to Know if a Philanthropy is Legitimate

Philanthropy has increased exponentially over the last several years with thousands of new charities appearing. However, with so many new charities, there are also more scams out there than ever before. Many people prey on those with a charitable mindset, advertising fantastic opportunities that don’t really exist or only donate a small portion of donations […]

hand reaching through a fence holding flowers, image used for Mickey Berlianshik blog on small ways you can make a difference

Small Ways You Can Make a Difference

For many people, they possess a desire to truly make a difference in the world around them, but are unsure how to do that because they have limited amounts of time and resources to give toward a cause. It’s important to know that you can make a difference, even if you do not have a […]

Image of children laying together in a circle, smiling, used for Mickey Berlianshik blog about finding time for philanthropy even when you're incredibly busy

How to Find Time for Philanthropy, No Matter How Busy You Are

With the busy world we live in, it can be difficult to give sufficient time to philanthropic efforts. While most people want to help out in some way, it might seem as though it’s impossible to actually make a difference with the little time you can give or not worth it if you know you […]

Image of the front of a house with a door and window that was used for Mickey Berlianshik's blog about how to help out in your local community.

How You Can Help Out in Your Community

For many people, they know there are ways they’d like to improve their local community, but it can be difficult to know exactly where to start. There are often so many organizations to become involved with or changes you’d like to see, that it can seem overwhelming. You have lots of options, so think about […]

Page 2 of 2

Powered by WordPress & Theme by Anders Norén