Content Strategist

Sydny Boyd

Sydny is a senior studying sports journalism and broadcasting with minors in English and theatre. She works on the Hubcast, Hubbub, web and magazine content and social media. She’s excited to be working at Nonprofit Hub, where she’ll be able to help nonprofits of all shapes and sizes. Sydny's addicted to fruit snacks and binge watching shows on Hulu and Netflix. Yes, she has both.

Featured Fundraising Hubcast

[PODCAST] Four Steps to Major Gifts Cultivation | Ft. Amy Eisenstein

Amy Eisenstein is an ACFRE certified development professional and fundraising consultant. She’s worked with nonprofits of all sizes for the last 15 years. Her specialty? Major gifts. When dealing with major gifts, it’s important to remember these four steps: 1. Have a private face-to-face meeting This is a must. You cannot discuss a major gift…

Donor Retention Featured Hubcast

[PODCAST] Donor Communications Crash Course | Ft. Tom Ahern

Donor communications guru, Tom Ahern knows the ins and outs of donor-centric fundraising and gave us some great tips for nonprofits.


Email Marketing Featured Fundraising

Donor Retention 101: Master Donor Email Marketing

Email marketing is a great way to meet donors where they’re at and keep them connected. Being timely is vital, and often email is the most efficient option for a first touch.

Culture Featured

5 Ways to Stay Motivated When You Don’t Think Work is Paying Off

Sometimes we lose sight of what’s important. Breathe and don’t fret. We’ve come up with five tips to get your mind right and put a little pep back in your step to stay motivated.


Board of Directors Featured

[PODCAST] Creating and Maintaining a Stellar Board of Directors | Ft. Simone Joyaux

Nonprofit consultant and lover of all things boards, we got to chat with Simone Joyaux about her key tips for building and maintaining a board of governance.

Board of Directors Featured Starting a Nonprofit

Four Steps to Assemble a Potent Board of Directors

Even if your nonprofit has all volunteers and no staff, a board of directors is a must. We’ve compiled a list of essentials we think is pretty helpful.


Featured Hubcast Social Media

[PODCAST] Broaden Your Message With Influencer-Driven Campaigns | Ft. Jeanette Russell

We talked to Jeanette about her tips for what kind of impact influencer-driven campaigns can make for your nonprofit.

Culture Featured

How to Raise Volunteer and Employee Morale

There’s a trick to stimulating employee morale. Employees and volunteers are equally as important as donors when it comes to a nonprofit.


Featured Fundraising Hubcast

[PODCAST] Three Steps to Master Planned Giving | Ft. Tony Martignetti

The reason so many nonprofits keep putting off planned giving is because it seems like it’s complicated but the truth is, setting up your first planned giving effort should be smooth and painless.

Featured Fundraising Hubcast Human Resources

[PODCAST] How Small Nonprofits Can Partner with Corporations | Ft. Julie Hirshey

Nonprofits and corporations alike have a lot to learn from the Philadelphia Eagles from the way they’re transforming philanthropy in sports.