Book List

A few good reads for social entrepreneurs for fundraising, startup, and other advice.




The Generosity network

by Jennifer McCrea and Jeffrey Walker

Everyone who wants to raise money from HNW individuals should read this. It focuses on fundraising as a process to get to transformational change and impact, not a transaction.

Get backed

by Evan Baehr & Evan Loomis

This book is focused on raising money for the tech sector, but it is full of helpful tips that work well in the nonprofit funding space.

The Only Grant-Writing Book You'll Ever Need

by Ellen Karsh & Arlen Sue Fox

A helpful resource for first-time grant writers. Includes funder roundtables to hear directly from funders what they are looking for.