North Texas’ RKD Group Acquires California-Based Heller Consulting

by | May 1, 2024
Plano-based RKD said that Heller Consulting brings three decades of expertise in systems design and implementation to RKD Group's existing fundraising and marketing solutions for nonprofit organizations.
Plano’s RKD Group Announces 3 Leadership Changes to Enhance Client Experience and Fundraising Results
by | Mar 8, 2024

RKD Group, a Plano-based fundraising and marketing solutions provider, has announced leadership changes aimed at strengthening its approach to purpose-driven client experience and omnichannel fundraising results....

RKD Group Announces Promotion, New Hires to Leadership Team
by | Feb 2, 2024
CEO Chris Pritcher said that along with the three leadership moves, RKD "is taking steps to better enable success for our nonprofit clients, exceeding their expectations for their experience with a more proactive strategy and acceleration of growth."

Dala Communications Launches Nonprofit Practice Group with Hiring of Key DFW Nonprofit Leader

by | May 5, 2023
Stuart Williams' appointment to the role of Vice President of Operations and Senior Fundraising Consultant at Dala Communications brings over 17 years of nonprofit fundraising experience to the firm. Williams' impressive track record of securing donations in the five and six-figure range attests to his deep understanding that fundraising is both an art and a science.
Is Confidence in the VC Industry on the Decline?
by | May 4, 2023
A Quarterly Wink and a Glance at Venture Capital – Q1 2023
RKD Group Adds Senior Vice President of Strategic Growth
by | Dec 16, 2022

Lori Read has joined Plano-based RKD Group, the leading fundraising and marketing solutions provider to nonprofits in North America, as senior vice president of strategic growth.

“Lori is a dynamic force in our industry,” CEO Tim Kersten said in a statement. “We’re excited to welcome her to RKD and anticipate our strong continued growth trajectory through her strategic leadership.”...

Plano’s RKD Group Hires SVP of Data and Analytics Solutions
by | Nov 18, 2022
Steve Caldwell will lead the design and implementation of data and analytics solutions that further propel RKD's use of data to drive strategic, omnichannel marketing, and fundraising.
Republic Cities Is Launching Its Investment Platform For Community Capital in Dallas
by | Nov 16, 2020
Republic is a funding platform that allows startups to raise up to $1 million from anyone—friends, family, fans, and the general public. The Republic Cities Dallas launch means that local startups can now be highlighted on the platform and participate in a campaign raise. Interested entrepreneurs can apply now (and check out the launch event on Nov. 19).
Discovery: UNT Raises $2.3M for Research Portal; UTD Adds Faculty to Build on Emerging Areas
by | Nov 15, 2019
In this weekly roundup of research and development activity in North Texas, you’ll also find news on UTSW and the American Heart Association examining cardiac concerns, as well as Cook Children’s in Fort Worth receiving a grant to bolster research.
Pursuant Group Acquires Boston-based Nonprofit Fundraising Platform Causemo
by | Aug 15, 2019
The Dallas-based nonprofit fundraising and tech company says the acquisition continues its efforts to invest in data-driven technology solutions.
Grace Prep Academy hold check at 2017 North Texas Giving Day

North Texas Giving Day Preps for 10th Event With a Few Changes

by | Jun 4, 2018
The nation's largest community day of giving is adding an ambassador program to help spread the word and some new tech allowing personalized crowdfunding.
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Pizza Hut Fundraising Campaign Targets Global Literacy
by | Feb 27, 2018
The fundraising campaign runs through April 15, supporting the company’s goal of transforming the lives of 100 million people in 10 years through reading.
Dallas Billionaire Touts Digital Philanthropic Fundraising
by | Apr 21, 2017
Digital fundraising is "20 times more efficient," billionaire Todd Wagner says.