NC State Philanthropy Journal

The Philanthropy Journal is an independent voice and champion for nonprofits and their supporters, delivering nonprofit news, resources, announcements and job listings.

The Philanthropy Journal is a program of the Institute for Nonprofits at NC State University in Raleigh, NC.


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Editorial Calendar

Philanthropy Journal operates with an Editorial Calendar highlighting topical monthly themes. We welcome story ideas from our dedicated readers as well as guest submissions by writers who focus on topics of relevance to the nonprofit sector. Please review our submission guidelines below.

PJ's current Editorial Calendar can be viewed here.

If you have any questions or concerns, email us at or call 919-515-0271 during business hours.

Submission Guidelines

Philanthropy Journal accepts submission of unsolicited articles, especially for the Resources section, which focuses on practical guidance for nonprofits. Please note the following guidelines:

  • Editorial content submitted for consideration to Philanthropy Journal is subject to editing and may be declined.
  • Content that promotes products or services will not be considered.
  • Articles should be no more than 800 words.
  • Original content drafted specifically for our use will be labelled as Special to Philanthropy Journal. If we are sharing information, the original source will be noted in the tagline.
  • Provide a current high-resolution photo of the author and any additional images that help to illustrate the topic.
  • Posted articles will be promoted via social media and, when possible, will include the writer's online identification (for example, @PhiJo).
  • Content and article pitches should be sent to If the topic is time sensitive, please submit at least four weeks in advance.

Contact Us

Philanthropy Journal
Campus Box 7011
Raleigh, NC 27695
800-853-0801 (Tollfree)
919-515-0271 (Local)
Fax: 919-515-8806

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