Developing and sharing resources are vital practices for strengthening the nonprofit sector and amplifying our own advocacy. We are grateful for the many excellent resources that have been made available to foundations and nonprofits, and we are proud of the resources we have developed here at the Campion Foundation to advance our own mission. Explore the tabs below for resources that can help you and your organization continue to drive the change you want to see in the world.

Protect Wilderness


A Great Breathing Space on the Planet

The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is an irreplaceable, unspoiled wilderness. Hear representatives of the Gwich'in people…

Conservation 101

A Guide To Land & Water Protection in the US: Clarifying and decoding the "alphabet soup"…

Movie: To The Arctic IMAX

Adventure to a region on thin ice. A co-production of Warner Bros. Pictures, MacGillivray Freeman Films, and…

On Arctic Ground

Tracking Time Through Alaska's National Petroleum Reserve

Salmon Beyond Borders

Salmon Beyond Borders is a growing community of sport and commercial fishermen, community leaders, Tribal and…

Save Bristol Bay

As wild salmon disappear around the globe, Bristol Bay continues to produce the world’s largest sockeye…

To the Arctic

The official large-format companion book to the film To The Arctic

We Are the Arctic

America’s Arctic Refuge is among our nation’s most treasured landscapes, like Yosemite and the Grand Canyon.…


End Homelessness


Office of Homeless Youth 2016 Report

In every county across Washington state, there are youth and young adults struggling to find a…

One Night Count 2015

10,047 people slept outside in King County overnight January 22-23, 2015

Opening Doors

Presented to the Office of the President and Congress on June 22, 2010 and revised in…

Progress Index

Measuring Shared Prosperity in Washington State

Voices of Youth Count

An innovative research effort linking evidence and action to end youth homelessness.

WLIHA’s board testimony

Imagine if we could leverage the connections and credibility of more than 10,000 board members in…


Build Capacity


A Donor Bill of Rights

To ensure that philanthropy merits the respect and trust of the general public, and that donors…

Assessing the How of Grantmaking

Looking beyond what we fund—grantmaking strategy and impact—and who we fund—the grantees we support, and exploring…

Being a Player

A Guide to IRS Rules for Nonprofit Advocacy

Bold Giver Story

Tom and Sonya give an interview on their philanthropic philosophpy.

Building is not Buying

There are two main funder roles: Buyer and Builder. Individual funders can play both.

Case for Support Outline

Annual Case for Support Outline: What your donors need to know about you...and will need to…

Catalytic Philanthropy

Despite spending vast amounts of money and helping to create the world’s largest nonprofit sector, philanthropists…

Creating High-Impact Nonprofits

Conventional wisdom says that scaling social innovation starts with strengthening internal management capabilities. This study of…

Donor Centered Fundraising

Based on the research and principles of Penelope Burk: Donor Centered Fundraising -- Penelope Burk, Cygnus…

Everyday Advocacy Toolkit

Provides resources to nonprofit leaders about ways to advance their missions through everyday advocacy.

Grantcraft

Advocacy Funding: The Philanthropy of Changing Minds is a great resource every one of your trustees…

Innovation Network

This is an excellent online resource for measuring advocacy.

Major Gifts Survival Kit

Fundraising is art AND science. The following tip-sheets and samples are designed to help demystify the…

Nonprofits in Washington 2014

A statistical overview of nonprofits in Washington State compiled by Washington Nonprofits and the Nancy Bell…

Public Policy Checklist

Policy change requires different solutiuons for different probelms. (PDF)

Resilient nonprofits

We believe that an organization with a strong vision, effective governance and leadership, a robust fundraising…

Systems Grantmaking Resource Guide

Solving today’s pressing problems requires impacting the bigger picture — the systems we live and work…

The New Work of the Nonprofit Board

Is your board adding value or simply wasting its members' time?

The Nonprofit Starvation Cycle

Nonprofits so hungry for decent infrastructure can barely function as organizations—let alone serve their beneficiaries. To…

What is Advocacy?

This fact sheet offers a look at how advocacy is defined, what kinds of activities comprise…


Advocacy


Being a Player

A Guide to IRS Rules for Nonprofit Advocacy

Conservation 101

A Guide To Land & Water Protection in the US: Clarifying and decoding the "alphabet soup"…

Everyday Advocacy Toolkit

Provides resources to nonprofit leaders about ways to advance their missions through everyday advocacy.

Grantcraft

Advocacy Funding: The Philanthropy of Changing Minds is a great resource every one of your trustees…

Innovation Network

This is an excellent online resource for measuring advocacy.

Office of Homeless Youth 2016 Report

In every county across Washington state, there are youth and young adults struggling to find a…

One Night Count 2015

10,047 people slept outside in King County overnight January 22-23, 2015

Opening Doors

Presented to the Office of the President and Congress on June 22, 2010 and revised in…

Progress Index

Measuring Shared Prosperity in Washington State

Public Policy Checklist

Policy change requires different solutiuons for different probelms. (PDF)

Voices of Youth Count

An innovative research effort linking evidence and action to end youth homelessness.

WLIHA’s board testimony

Imagine if we could leverage the connections and credibility of more than 10,000 board members in…


Fundraising


A Donor Bill of Rights

To ensure that philanthropy merits the respect and trust of the general public, and that donors…

Case for Support Outline

Annual Case for Support Outline: What your donors need to know about you...and will need to…

Catalytic Philanthropy

Despite spending vast amounts of money and helping to create the world’s largest nonprofit sector, philanthropists…

Creating High-Impact Nonprofits

Conventional wisdom says that scaling social innovation starts with strengthening internal management capabilities. This study of…

Donor Centered Fundraising

Based on the research and principles of Penelope Burk: Donor Centered Fundraising -- Penelope Burk, Cygnus…

Major Gifts Survival Kit

Fundraising is art AND science. The following tip-sheets and samples are designed to help demystify the…

Published: on Family Giving News

Three shifts toward changing philanthropy’s advocacy narrative (The following post was authored by Laurel O'Sullivan and Sonya Campion and originally published…

The New Work of the Nonprofit Board

Is your board adding value or simply wasting its members' time?

What is Advocacy?

This fact sheet offers a look at how advocacy is defined, what kinds of activities comprise…