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March Madness Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

It’s conference tournament time in college basketball in the lead-up to March Madness, the best sporting event in America other than the Super Bowl.

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DIY Charity Walk

Cause Related Marketing

Plenty of causes have borrowed liberally from the March of Dimes walk events. Back then, I kid you not, the walk was 20 miles!)

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Want to be more effective in your fundraising? Get LEAN!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Then come to my presentation at the Center for Nonprofit Organizations on March 8th from 9:30am to 12pm. Do you have too much to do? Digg this!

Charity Videos Get Viewed

The Agitator

Yesterday I wrote about the march of online video into the media repertoire of mainstream America. The ‘norm’ charities communications drtv fundraising media usage online fundraising online video premium Or about how posting videos of people dancing at your sister’s wedding relates to fundraising.

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Why fundraisers should take some lessons from stockbrokers

iMarketSmart

Bad service. Poor communications. Also, it said “People die, move away, divorce. Major donors stop giving for those very same reasons.

FREE New Webinar: Make Better Nonprofit Annual Reports Now! April 13th, 2013

Wild Woman Fundraising

April 13th, 2013 originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on March 18, 2013. Date: April 13, 2013. Cost: FREE. Bonus materials: Slides.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

March’s Nonprofit Blog Carnival is live. Happy Friday! Have colleagues that never get their work to you on time? Nonprofit Training.

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Scaling Up Your Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

Charities and agencies commonly suffer from horrendous turnover. Unlike other trophies it’s permanent. Even longer. But this wasn’t always so.

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Charity Highlight: March of Dimes Blue Jean Ball

The Biddery Blog

What a fun idea from March of Dimes in Idaho. Well, the March of Dimes Blue Jean Ball may be just your ticket to a fun and elegant evening. Most importantly, all the proceeds for the night go to the March of Dimes to champion the needs of newborns everywhere. Tags: Event Themes Charity Highlight

What Is The Watchdog Watching?

The Agitator

In short, ain’t many donors checking Charity Navigator. Honestly, I’m not against Charity Navigator. All bark. No bite. Why should they?

How do you tell your nonprofit’s story in 8 easy steps?

Wild Woman Fundraising

If you want to learn more about how to tell your nonprofit’s story, Marc Pitman is teaching a CharityHowTo webinar on it March 7th.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Marc Pitman asks  Is your community suffering from an attack of a charity ideology? I hope everyone had a good week. Nonprofit Training.

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Take it or leave it

Wild Woman Fundraising

First Name: Last Name: Email: Take it or leave it originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on March 15, 2012. this Nonprofit job. Take it?

What to Do With Pesky Leftover Cause Marketing Inventory

Cause Related Marketing

press report says that the promotion has generated £60,000 for the charity. Jason Leonard The Prostate Cancer Charity Susan G. Not bad.

OMG Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Director, Marketing and Communications America’s Charities (Chantilly, VA). Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—March 9, 2015. Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—March 2, 2015. Post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here: Featuring jobs with nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps, and vendors serving nonprofits.

What to Do With Leftover Cause-Branded Merchandise

Cause Related Marketing

Back in March 2011 the big UK retailer and veteran cause marketer Marks & Spencer offered up men’s underwear designed by six different British sportsmen and benefiting The Prostate Cancer Charity. press report said that the promotion generated £60,000 for the charity. Celebrities Charity Merchandise Sales cause marketing

To Go.ngo,ong, Or Not

The Agitator

ngo and. Agitator reader Greg Worley wrote asking us to weigh in with an Agitator opinion of whether or not adding these domains is worth it to U.S.

Paving The Way For Empty Fundraising Mailboxes

The Agitator

The rule, announced on CN’s blog , goes into effect ten days from now on March 1 st for charities they review.

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12 Tips on How to be a Good Nonprofit Leader: Shackleton Style!

Wild Woman Fundraising

originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on March 20, 2012. Shackleton and his men succeeded against overwhelming odds, and arrived safely back in England. Remember, you can also exhibit these traits, even if you’re not currently in a leadership role. How can you be a good nonprofit leader? His men were loyal to him to the end.

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Better Donor Communications, Or Creative Destruction?

The Agitator

We have to report back diligently in newsletters, thank you letters, videos on charity websites, social media posts, PR efforts, and other means.”

Cause Marketing Goes to the Movies

Selfish Giving

Wehrenberg Theatres with 15 locations throughout the Midwest are supporting Variety the Children’s Charity of St. This one is my favorite.

Are Funds from Cause Marketing Tarnished?

Cause Related Marketing

Every charity has to decide what kind of money is. It’s a question of morality, that is, right and wrong. Are you enabling ‘causewashing?’.

#COMMUNICATIONS: Make Your Next Fundraiser An Online Conversation Too

Non Profit Marketing 360

He noted Mashable’s own printed ‘newspaper’ published during the South by Southwest Festival this past March.

Ep167: Walgreens Sticks Its Nose Out, Raises $18 Million for Needy Kids

Selfish Giving

How is the money divided up among the charities? and in some of the poorest communities in the world. What is Red Nose Day?

Online Fundraising Stats and Trends for Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Charity websites continued to comprise the bulk—over 60%—of digital donations. Following Today, we are going to look at online fundraising.

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Two New Surveys Show Consumers Expect and Support Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

The big winners are children’s charities. Forty-seven percent of the total raised went to the name-brand children’s charities; Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, Easter Seals, March of Dimes, St. The online company generated $54 million for 22,000 charities, the most of any company on the list. million.

Book Review: Fired up Fundraising by Gail Perry

Wild Woman Fundraising

This book was a lot of fun to read. Add this book to your toolkit! She says, “NUMBER ONE! Focus on the mission to inspire board members.”

Stories For Relationship Building Too

The Agitator

Kimberly Haywood at the March of Dimes provided this impressive illustration … “I wanted to let you know the March of Dimes did something interesting for our Prematurity Awareness Month e-communications. Nice job Kimberly and March of Dimes … you deserve a raise! Here’s the sample email Kimberly sent me.

Blackbaud Pruning & Improving Its Orchard

The Agitator

charities Don't Miss these Posts fundraising nonprofit management nonprofits online advocacy online fundraising online publishingDISCLOSURE.

The Best Cause Marketing of 2011

Cause Related Marketing

In March I was wowed by an instant-on cause marketing effort from Infinity on behalf of the American Red Cross for the victims of the T?hoku

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YouTube Nonprofit Video Contest

The Agitator

Winning videos will be selected by public vote in the March 14-28 window. Naturally there’s a video describing the contest.

In Praise Of The Extra X

The Agitator

charities Don't Miss these Posts fundraising General Post nonprofit management nonprofitsToo much agenda-setting control in too few hands.

Take This To Your CEO & Board, Today!

The Agitator

ITEM:   “ Little of charity’s money going to help animals”. In June CNN Investigative Reporter and Producer David Fitzpatrick continued to pursue the DVNF story, but widened the scope of their investigation to report on a similar financing pattern between Quadriga and an animal charity, SPCA International. As well we should.

Cause Marketing to Build Customer Loyalty

Cause Related Marketing

From February 21 to February 28, 2011, Firesides’ Facebook page was accepting nominations for one charity to receive $1,000 donation.

One Idea For Cause Marketing That Works for Small Business

Cause Related Marketing

Last Thursday, March 22, 2012 I took a call from a small businessperson I called Roberta who asked in effect, ‘how can my small company work with a cause to benefit us both?’ I posted about her call last Friday. As a part of the package, the charity sends out a press release, which is basically the same as the feature.

ActionAid promote Put People First G20 protest march with a Twitter-powered superhero

Giving in a Digital World

Development charity ActionAid took to the streets this week with a novel approach to publicise today’s ‘Put People First’ protest march through London, in the form of The MegaMouth - a megaphone-equipped superhero shouting-out slogans provided by the general public via SMS and Twitter. Sorry I forgot mothers day.&# !

ActionAid promote Put People First G20 protest march with a Twitter-powered superhero

Giving in a Digital World

Development charity ActionAid took to the streets this week with a novel approach to publicise today’s ‘Put People First’ protest march through London, in the form of The MegaMouth - a megaphone-equipped superhero shouting-out slogans provided by the general public via SMS and Twitter. Sorry I forgot mothers day.&# !

The Secret to Strong Connections- Find Your Real Voice & Share It

Getting Attention

For example, one March afternoon, she tweeted that her bus broke down en route to play at Folsom prison (where her Dad had so famously played).

Announcing the Fundraising Career Conference

Wild Woman Fundraising

We’re charging $9 early bird price for this conference until March 1st, 2015. And  it’s not getting better. So guess what?

Getting NPO Logos Size Right in Cause Marketing Ads

Cause Related Marketing

It ran in Fitness Magazine in March 2009. Already I’ve been getting blowback for being too sharp in my criticism. square inches. But like U.S.

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