Nancy Meyers Preston, Ltd.
Strategic Advancement Solutions for Nonprofits: Helping Organizations Work Toward Purposeful Change

I can help you:

  • Assess your strengths & weaknesses
  • Raise more money
  • Build a stronger board
  • Plan for the future
  • Implement best practices

Here are some favorite links about issues and trends in the field of Advancement and Philanthropy.  If you have suggestions about other sites to include, send an email to me at


The Philanthropy Outlook 2017 & 2018

Marts & Lundy in partnership with The Lilly Family School of Philanthropy share the third edition of this report which projects total charitable giving in the U.S. will grow by 3.6 percent in 2017 and by an additional 3.8 percent in 2018. 


Giving USA 2016: The Annual Report on Philanthropy for the Year 2015

Marts & Lundy - Giving USA: 2015 was the Most Generous Year Ever


The Irrefutable Canons of Fundraising

Jerold Panas - 78 Tenets that will Propel You to Amazing Fundraising