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Are you fundraising for Africa? Read this!

Wild Woman Fundraising

I am so excited to present to you my interview with Charlotte Beauvoisin, who writes Diary of a Munzungu , a UK citizen working in Uganda.

Build Ties at the Moment Of (Case Study)

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Our daughter, Charlotte, is away at Camp Harlam for 3 1/2 long weeks this summer. Harlam has done a great job of building our relationship in a natural way from the moment we shared our interest in registering Charlotte for the summer. know Charlotte is going to watch these over and over again throughout the year. It worked!

9 ways to be a more human fundraiser in 2017

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My friend (and client) Charlotte’s husband is a beekeeper. Then, whenever Charlotte meets a donor, she gives ’em a jar of honey. As your supporters get bombarded with more and more messages from advertisers and competitors (other fundraisers) you’ll need to stand out. Here are nine ways to do just that this year: .

36 Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Moving Up Monday

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Communications and Marketing Director Sustain Charlotte (Charlotte, NC). Post YOUR open nonprofit marketing and communications positions here. Account Director Fenton Communications. Washington, D.C.). Associate Director of Communications American Rivers (Washington, D.C.). Communications Director Riverkeeper (Ossining, NY).

Sharing Your Progress: 12 Phrases that Give Your Donors Credit for Helping

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YMCA of Greater Charlotte). 3.  We’re inspired each day by this amazing community of wildlife supporters. Here you go. 1. You did it! Thank you.

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Board Members: Your Communication Kings & Queens

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Have you crowned your board members yet? These Kings and Queens of Communications are–or should be–your organization’s number one messengers.

Opportunity! Nonprofit Communications Jobs

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Social Media—Graphic Designer America’s Tooth Fairy: Children’s Oral Health Foundation (Charlotte, NC). Tacoma, WA). Twin Cities, MN).

6 Now-or-Never Summer Reboots

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Our daughter Charlotte is finishing up a blissful summer at a few different day and overnight camps. envy her greatly.

The Power of Right Place, Right Time Fundraising (Girl Scout Case Study)

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Right Place, Right Time Fundraising. There couldn’t be a better place, or a better time for this call to give. Well done. Please Share: Tweet.

11 Ways to Get to Breakthrough Nonprofit Messaging

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In addition to the keynote, I led a small group of passionate nonprofit marketers in crafting their marketing plans and elevator pitch. Cialdini.

Aunt Frances’ Key to Relationship Building

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My Great Aunt Frances turned 107 last week and she’s as warm, loving and sharp as ever. We discussed the challenges and joys of my life and hers.

3 Nonprofit Marketing Skills I Learned from Aunt Frances

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Some of you may remember my stories about my wondrous Great Aunt Frances. Who could resist? But she’s left me—and so many others—with so much.

Reclaim Back to School: Stay Energized, Relevant and Top of Your Game

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Our daughter, Charlotte, started fourth grade today, and the pumped-up energy at line up this morning got me thinking. Professional Developmen

Reboot with These 6 Summer Camp Strategies

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Our daughter Charlotte’s world right now is probably familiar to many of you. Charlotte finishes the summer inspired, energized, and smarter than ever. She’s in the middle of a blissful summer at a few different day and overnight camps. As a longtime overnight camper myself, I greatly envy her. Mostly, it’s a fantastic break.

Donate-Your-Kids Campaign Gets Attention

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Our daughter, Charlotte, is off to her 5th-grade camping trip today and woke up with a challenging combo of anxiety and excitement—about having the right clothes, the weather, and every other facet of the trip she could imagine.  What a morning! So how timely that that I saw this  Kids 4 Kars campaign first thing today. April fools! Thanks!

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How to Connect In a Whole New World

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Now that the elections are over, it’s time to move forward at full speed. Smart full speed. And you have to connect in a new world way.

4 Things Nonprofits Can Learn from the NBA Playoffs

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The Playoffs are like the year-end giving season for NBA players. Talk about improvement! Were email open rates better than last year? Say thank you.

Answering So What and Who Cares? Preso on Relevant Messaging

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Yesterday I presented the lunch keynote for AFP Charlotte on how to make your messaging more relevant, so you are always answering So What? and Who Cares? Those two questions are constantly at work in our heads, both consciously and subconsciously, filtering the thousands of messages we see and hear each day. Realistic. Real Time. Responsive.

Five tectonic technology shifts changing our world, our work and our potential

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The title of this post is the name of a speech I gave yesterday in Charlotte for the Bank of America Neighborhood Builders Leadership Program. want to share the trends I named and the takeaways for us. Thanks to everyone who was there live! Feel free to post any comments or questions. 1. The messenger shift. The social action shift. You do

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – January 13, 2012

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Please post your nonprofit marketing position here — FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New York, NY). New York City, NY).

Great content forges great connections: A reader guest post

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Here’s a guest post from Charlotte Hill of EARN. Charlotte: take it away… If I could give every nonprofit communicator one piece of advice, it’d be this: create content that appeals to your audience. I’m a big believer in great content. That’s how you forge connections.

Lessons from the Universe

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I spent the day with Mike Dooley this past Saturday at his event in Charlotte, NC. thought I’d share with you some of what I learned.

34 Hot Tips on Increasing Facebook Followers (or Likes) From AMA Boot Camp Marketers

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Charlotte Allen, SFASU  . Kathyrn In 2004, the American Marketing Association asked to develop a workshop on blogs. Very nice people.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Happy Friday, everyone! Let’s unwind with a few mixed links – good stuff for nonprofit communicators. Social Media. Events and Fundraising.

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – January 20, 2012

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Pat’s Place (Charlotte, NC). 4) Communications Manager. Marketing Communications Assistant. LA INC. ASPCA (New York, NY).

Friday Futures

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Junior Achievement of New Jersey (Princeton, NJ). 9)  Marketing Manager , Charlotte Rescue Mission (Charlotte, NC). Thanks! Thanks!

Your Future Here?

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Please post your nonprofit marketing position here —FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. Defenders of Wildlife (Washington, D.C.).

What’s Coming in June

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” during an lunch workshop for AFP Charlotte on June 20. Here’s what’s happening at the Nonprofit Marketing Guide.com in June.

Your Future Here?

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Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. Thanks! Judge David L.

Reclaim Back to School: How to Stay Energized, Relevant, and at the Top of Your Game

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Our daughter, Charlotte, recently started sixth grade, and the pumped-up energy at school that first morning really got me thinking. Back to school” is one of the definers of fall as we know it. It’s right up there with apples, the changing colors of the leaves, and Halloween. My call to action for you and me? Let’s reclaim back to school.

Where are the great nonprofit blogs?

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Charlotte Rescue Mission: [link]. I’m on the hunt for great nonprofit blogs and I need your help! I’m presenting a session at the Association of Fundraising Professionals international conference next week called “Blogging for Dollars&# and I’m looking for a few really good examples of nonprofit blogs to share.

Greetings from Down Under: Building Marketing Skills of Aussie Nonprofits

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Nothing thrills me more than travel. It’s immensely satisfying, and I always learn a lot from the participants. Thank you!

4 Simple Steps to Fundraising Success!

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My intention for this breakout session was to help my students focus on building donor relationships and share my concept of getting fully funded.

4 Simple Steps to Fundraising Success!

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My intention for this breakout session was to help my students focus on building donor relationships and share my concept of getting fully funded.

What's the Best Holiday Fundraising Campaign?

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We just received the Heifer holiday catalog last week and my daughter Charlotte went nuts marking the pages with the animals she wants to give. I vote hands down for Heifer International , the humanitarian assistance and sustainable development organization that provides livestock and related services to limited-resource families worldwide.

Share Yourself -- A Little of You Goes a Long Way to Strengthen Your Org's Relationships

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The NTEN community (and my daughter, Charlotte) went wild for the video , which generated a huge amount of Holly- and NTEN-love.

Alliance of Artists Communities: Emerging Program Institute

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On February 16, 2009, I had the honor to present at the 2009 Emerging Program Institute at the McColl Center for Visual Art in Charlotte, NC.  At the bottom of this article are a PDF copy of the slides for this presentation. In addition, I've included some of my favorite articles from here in the Network for Good Learning Center. Enjoy!

Think Before You Speak: Messages Matter

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We just received this fund-raising piece from the adoption agency we worked through to adopt our daughter, Charlotte. Couldn't believe it. Obviously, we are very supportive of the agency and their working in bringing families together. This latest piece takes the cake though! Something not really necessary.

#SOCIALMEDIA: Politicians & NonProfits Need Agility With Online Outreach

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some 52,756 tweets-per-minute (tpm) being posted as he wound up. ’ Nowadays we take candidates’ spouses’ tweets as the expectation.

Sierra Club Earth Day Email Success -- Upped My Awareness & Engagement in a Snap in 2 Seconds

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You see our daughter Charlotte is the biggest reduce-reuse-recycler there is, and she's been asking me about what we're doing on Earth Day (4/22). I received an email from the Sierra Club last week offering me seven easy ways to rock my earth day. Loved it.  The email was short, to the point and helped me out hugely.