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You can meet me at the Center for Nonprofit Organizations in February, March and April 2011!

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When: Thursday, February 10, 2011 from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. When:Tuesday, February 15, 2011 from 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM. skills.

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9 Words for Nonprofits to Avoid in 2011

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this phrase continues to get a lot of play from nonprofits, colleges, and others raising money. I'm particularly happy to see fail and wow factor on their 2011 list. Last January's " Words for Nonprofits to Avoid in 2010 " turned out to be Big Duck's most popular blog post of 2010. Use the words you want to use. ").

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Companies that Rank High in CSR Also Known for Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

It wouldn’t surprise me to learn that Caterpiller… number 19 on the Boston College list… does a benefit golf tournament somewhere for a worthy charity or two. What follows is the Boston College list redacted to include only the 33 that I know for a fact do cause marketing. The number at the right is Boston College’s cumulative score.

The Top 10 Free Fundraising Ideas

Fundraiser Ideas

Charity Fundraising Church Fundraising College Fundraising Creative Fundraising Ideas Easy Fundraising Free Fundraising Ideas Fun Fundraising Ideas Fundraising Events Fundraising Ideas for Kids High School Fundraising Ideas Non Profit Fundraising PTA Fundraising Quick Fundraising Ideas School Fundraising Sports FundraisingRecycling.

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – August 19, 2011

Getting Attention

Please post your nonprofit marketing position here — FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. 11) Web/UX Designer , The Michael J.

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Do you have a “super job”?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Heather: Adjunct college professor, Illinois. I was in line at the co-op today and saw the cover of Mother Jones. Read on. To repeat: Up.

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Interview with a planned giver, Paul Nazareth: What’s your fundraising journey?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Paul is an instructor on planned giving at Georgian College in Toronto. How did you get started in college fundraising? Good seminars?

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I Have a Bone to Pick About JWT's Trend Report Called 'Social Good'

Cause Related Marketing

‘ Social Good ,’ a white paper and research report from JWT , the marketing agency and division of WPP, has made a lot of appearances in my RSS reader since its release in September 2011 usually with some variation of a headline like ‘customers increasingly dubious about cause marketing.’ JWT calls it a trend report.

Must Not Sleep! Must Warn Others! And other tips from fundraising hip hopistas

Wild Woman Fundraising

This struck a chord with me, because I used to have my own radio show, back in college. Must Warn Others!&#. Let me explain. You should tune in.

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Do Any Online College Classes Focus on Fundraising?

Fundraising Coach

Tweet I’m a big fan of ongoing education, so I was intrigued to be reminded that college courses on fundraising exist online. While I can’t promise free online college classes that focus on fundraising, there are a few programs available online that you should know about. In this post, Brandy Olson tells us about some.

The Understatement that is Digital Literacy

SocialButterfly

Department of Health and Human Services)  launched of DigitalLiteracy.gov. Curriculum materials. Train-the-trainer materials. Reports and articles.

The Understatement that is Digital Literacy

SocialButterfly

Department of Health and Human Services)  launched of DigitalLiteracy.gov. Curriculum materials. Train-the-trainer materials. Reports and articles.

Reading Up On Social Determinants of Health

SocialButterfly

October may be Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but a number of articles came out last week focusing on social determinants of health. ” **.

Reading Up On Social Determinants of Health

SocialButterfly

October may be Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but a number of articles came out last week focusing on social determinants of health. ” **.

Corporate Citizenship In a Time of Occupy Wall Street

Cause Related Marketing

Governance: Is the company business run in a fair and transparent fashion? Do stakeholders associate the company with high ethical business standards?

Cause Marketing Bracketology

Cause Related Marketing

The person who picks the most brackets correctly wins tickets to play at Ferrell's Will Powered Invitational at Pebble Beach October 28-30, 2011.

Cause Marketing Matchmaking Freebie

Cause Related Marketing

Grow Appalachia Patron Tequila John Paul Dejoria Berea College Jarden Corporation Alden Keene and Associates John Paul Mitchell Ball Jars

The Top 9 Unique Fundraising Ideas

Fundraiser Ideas

Charity Fundraising Church Fundraising College Fundraising Creative Fundraising Ideas Easy Fundraising Fun Fundraising Ideas Fundraising Events Fundraising Ideas for Kids High School Fundraising Ideas Non Profit Fundraising PTA Fundraising Quick Fundraising Ideas School Fundraising Sports FundraisingTake a celebrity “prisoner.”

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Do you want to be a nonprofit consultant? Read this interview with Desiree Adaway

Wild Woman Fundraising

It was my passion. I was an International Development major in college and wanted to work and live in Africa. appreciate it! 0. It is scary.

Reader Questions: Fundraising for a park-How can you identify visitors?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Put out a call for volunteers on Idealist.org, at your local college with an environmental program, on The Extraordinaires, and on volunteermatch. Hey Mazarine, The issues I’m finding toughest to crack right now are around squeezing the most out of small budgets while making the most of new channels. Thanks again, Mary. Mazarine.

Why Online Fundraising is like Ice cream!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Check out this worksheet from the Center for Nonprofit Organizations at Austin Community College. Before we get down to it, if you are in Austin, and interested in being a more effective fundraiser, we still have a couple of spots left in my Lean Fundraising workshop at the Center for Nonprofits tomorrow. Get on it! Go check it out !

10 Excellent Club Fundraising Ideas

Fundraiser Ideas

Church Fundraising College Fundraising Creative Fundraising Ideas Easy Fundraising Free Fundraising Ideas Fun Fundraising Ideas Fundraising Events Fundraising Ideas for Kids High School Fundraising Ideas Other Quick Fundraising Ideas School Fundraising Sports FundraisingYard clean-up and outdoor work. Exhibitions and shows. Dog wash.

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Marketing to Kids, Circa 1988

Cause Related Marketing

So will getting into college,” one of three rotating graphics on the front page tells us. Terrific idea, if this was still 1988.

Curating Content: Why You Should Promote Other People’s Stuff

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

When I sat in a room of public relations officers for colleges and universities and suggested that, in certain situations, they might want to let their students know about events happening on a rival campus across town, they all looked at me like I was a complete idiot. OK, that’s a little harsh, but some of you need a wake-up call.

2 Reviews of Fundraising Android Apps

Wild Woman Fundraising

Good news! And that led me to think, “I wonder if there are any Apps for people like us? So I downloaded and tested some. Calculator tool.

Should You "Personal Brand" A Small Business?

Diva Marketing Blog

Erin Blaskie's post on MSN Business on Main ,  Starting Up Right Out of College , speaks to the idea of the young entrepreneur. Extra fun part.

A New Take on Higher Education Fundraising

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

James Vineburgh. While this research is based on alumni giving, I bet it holds true for other kinds of nonprofits too. What do you think?

YNPN presentation: Moving up in your nonprofit career: February 28th

Wild Woman Fundraising

How did I go from college graduate to Senior Development and Communications Officer, to Fundraising consultant? This is exciting! will tell you!

An invitation I had to decline

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John’s College, and Vince Sampson, President, Education Finance Council” Their goal? Bronte Jones, Treasurer, St. My response below.

10 Fun Fundraising Ideas to Excite Any Audience

Fundraiser Ideas

One of the most effective ways to raise money for your cause or group is by organizing and hosting fundraising events that are designed to attract a crowd. The most successful fun fundraising ideas are those that engage and appeal to a large percentage of the community. Here are ten of the best: Carnivals. Pet pageants. Chili cook-offs. Ghost walks.

How to Fundraise: 7 Things Everyone Needs to Know

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Charity Fundraising Church Fundraising College Fundraising Fundraising Events High School Fundraising Ideas Non Profit Fundraising PTA Fundraising School Fundraising Sports FundraisingYou’ve looked into the coffers and checked the bottom line. But how to fundraise? Taxes. . The IRS website has forms that will help you estimate the taxes. Here’s

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What Nonprofits Can Learn from the Food Truck Craze

Selfish Giving

It could be a college campus or outside a convention center. I’m fascinated by the whole food truck phenomenon. They adapt. So should you.

Writing Fundraising Letters: What Should You Consider?

Fundraiser Ideas

Charity Fundraising Church Fundraising College Fundraising Free Fundraising Ideas Non Profit FundraisingPersonalize the message.

Mixed Links – No Joke, Good Stuff Here

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Help., a film festival dedicated to promoting cause-driven films, is calling for submissions for the 2011 festival. No worries! Lights. Camera.

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Cause Marketing, Selfishness Drive Consumer Giving

Selfish Giving

Perhaps donors are equally less generous and unhappy after the naming of a building at a college, museum or hospital. World Food Programme.

Your youth segment is not “really” chatting on Facebook anymore

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

It was only open to colleges and universities, quickly followed by cities.  Up until that point, the main conversation platforms for myself and my close friends other than in-person conversations, email and the phone were tools such as ICQ followed by MSN chat. Let me explain what I mean. joined Facebook sometime in mid 2006. Facebook?

2011 Online Giving

A. Fine Blog

Blackbaud just released it’s 2011 Online Giving report , and as I have come to expect with Blackbaud’s reports, this one is chock full of interesting trends and tidbits. Uncategorized 2011 Online Giving Trends Blackbaudbillion in total fundraising from 1,560 nonprofits.” alumni) is a kaey to increasing giving.

Do you know a Graduate with no future? What is up with these protests?

Wild Woman Fundraising

He graduated college a couple of years ago, and has since bounced from job to job, trying to find his place in the world. He never complains.

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Getting to Know Social Marketing, Public Health and the Environment

Social Marketing and Social Change

The 21st Annual Social Marketing in Public Health Conference will be held at the Sheraton Sand Key Resort, Clearwater Beach, FL 17-18 June 2011.