It’s not uncommon for many groups to partner with other organizations on a joint venture and be asked to share donor lists for cross-referencing purposes. But what are the ethics of using a third party to evaluate these lists? The Apra Ethicist weighs in on data sharing and security.
Is your organization considering launching a workplace campaign to encourage staff to give back? Or, have you been tasked with verifying the giving capacity of current faculty and feel unsure of the ethics behind it? The Apra Ethicist weighs in on internal employee campaigns and research.
Have you been noticing more notifications about incidents involving industry vendors and started to wonder how to avoid these situations at your own organization? The Apra Ethicist weighs in on vendor due diligence.
When an organization makes headlines for a controversial ethical decision, it affects everybody in the organization, including prospect development professionals. Learn how you can implement clear policies to avoid negative publicity.
Is it ethical for college fundraisers to speak with admissions officers regarding children of wealthy donors? Learn more about the specifics of student privacy and fundraising in this “Ask the Ethicist” column.