Author: George Irish

  • The AI Revolution Arrives at Your Nonprofit: A Guide for Leaders

    The AI Revolution Arrives at Your Nonprofit: A Guide for Leaders

    The winds of change are blowing, and this time they carry the scent of artificial intelligence (AI). Once confined to science fiction, AI is rapidly transforming our world – and the nonprofit sector is not immune. From streamlining fundraising to personalizing supporter engagement, AI offers exciting opportunities to accelerate your mission. For nonprofit leaders, navigating…

  • Building practical AI fundraising  workflows using ChatGPT

    Building practical AI fundraising workflows using ChatGPT

    If you’re ready to start working with AI right now (and you should be), you don’t have to wait for the Microsofts and Googles to get up to speed. You can start building practical AI workflows right now, using the most available and accessible AI tool for nonprofits: ChatGPT. Why ChatGPT? Know your ChatGPTs If…

  • There’s an AI Fundraising App for That

    There’s an AI Fundraising App for That

    Evaluate your fundraising appeals, and other custom AI Apps for nonprofits OpenAI recently released a new storefront for ChatGPT developers to share customized, purpose-built chatbots for specific tasks. These GPTs offer a change from the familiar experience of using ChatGPT as a general purpose tool for any inquiry or request. These custom GPTs are pre-configured…

  • ‘FASTER’ Principles for responsible use of Generative AI tools

    ‘FASTER’ Principles for responsible use of Generative AI tools

    Nonprofits and charities looking for guidance on policies for responsible use of Generative AI, like ChatGPT, can take inspiration from other public service bodies. The Canadian government recently issued a guide on the use of Generative AI for public service employees, including the use of this framework: To maintain public trust and ensure the responsible…

  • Is AI Hesitation slowing innovation in your nonprofit?

    Is AI Hesitation slowing innovation in your nonprofit?

    many nonprofits are reluctant to get on board with ai at this important early stage ChatGPT might be the most ground-breaking new technology to appear since the rise of the Internet in the 90s. But nearly a year into the AI revolution, the benefits for nonprofits are still more promise than reality. It’s not really…

  • Have a chat with your donor data

    Have a chat with your donor data

    ChatGPT’s new Code Interpreter plug-in adds powerful data science abilities to the popular chatbot. Sit down and have a chat with your donor data. That’s what using ChatGPT’s Code Interpreter feels like. Many fundraisers have a love/hate relationship with data. Data analytics is the solid foundation for our work as fundraisers and the key means…