The Board: A Role Model for Individual Generosity

  • Published January 17, 2020

Individual giving to nonprofits continues to represent a shrinking percentage of total giving. What is the single most accessible constituency nonprofits can catalyze in order to bolster relationships with individual donors and prospects? The Board.

Our 2019 report builds on research we began in 2012 in an effort to define the characteristics of nonprofits that realize higher individual board giving as well as higher total giving to the institution overall.

We invite you to download our 2019 report, which contains actionable recommendations supported by both data and conversations with top NY nonprofit leaders. We welcome your thoughts and comments. Please email us at

Download the report here.