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3 Things Successful Nonprofits Do NOW to Prepare for December Online Fundraising

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Year-end fundraising planning. For most of you, December is the biggest online fundraising month of the year. Source: https://flic.kr/p/8q7cDb.

3 Tools to Fuel Fundraising Ambassadors

Getting Attention

We all have an incredible fundraising resource right in front of us— our board member, colleague, and loyal volunteer ambassador s. Ask them!

The 2016 Nonprofit Fundraising Strategic Plan Guide

EveryAction

For some things, spontaneity is highly desirable, but any fundraising professional will tell you that planning a campaign isn’t one of them.

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The 5 Questions Nonprofits Always Ask Me About Fundraising Emails

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here are the 5 questions nonprofits always ask me about fundraising appeals. 1) How long should my email appeal be? That’s the mechanics.

6 Ways Nonprofits Are Getting Online Fundraising All Wrong

J Campbell Social Marketing

What in the world is “pure online fundraising”? I’m not sure that I could answer that question. (If you have ideas, leave them in the comments.).

Small Nonprofits Are Increasing Their Online Fundraising

J Campbell Social Marketing

The fundraising climate is improving. Not surprisingly larger nonprofits grew their giving by 5.7% Overall giving in the U.S.

What’s your fundraising asking style?

iMarketSmart

According to Brian Saber, “Your ‘Asking Style’ is based on your personality and unique set of strengths in fundraising.”

4 Myths About Fundraising You Need to Stop Believing

Wild Woman Fundraising

I have talked with so many people about fundraising. and of course, fundraising staff. We have never made a fundraising plan.

Online Fundraising Stats and Trends for Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Today, we are going to look at online fundraising. The impact of online fundraising continues with the median growth rate at 15.8%.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Join me for some Mixed Links… Have you done your year-end fundraising debrief  yet? Nonprofit Training. Happy Friday! Mixed Links

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Our Free Resources on Nonprofit Marketing and Fundraising

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report. Multi-Channel Fundraising Campaign Worksheet. No More Fundraising Thermometers!

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Let’s finish it up with some Mixed Links… Erik Anderson at Donor Dreams is hosting this month’s Nonprofit Blog Carnival.

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Sizzling Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—July 14, 2015. Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—June 22, 2015. Oakland, CA).

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Marketing is Killing Fundraising. Seriously???

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Some fundraising bloggers/consultants have discovered a terrifying new boogeyman – the work of nonprofit marketing directors! Not so.

4 Ways to Incorporate Corporate Philanthropy into your Digital Fundraising

J Campbell Social Marketing

Corporate giving to charities has increased by almost 14% in previous years, and nonprofits received over $17 billion from companies last year.

How to Cheat at Nonprofit Fundraising + Get Away with It

EveryAction

Fundraising is a huge job at any nonprofit. That got us thinking: is it possible to cheat at nonprofit fundraising + get away with it?

What Fundraisers Can Learn From Restaurants and Waiters

iMarketSmart

” So what’s the takeaway that fundraisers can learn from restaurants? Appreciation (recognition that the service was good). 4.

Year-End Fundraising Decisions to Make Now

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I’m coaching a fundraising team at a national nonprofit that wants to revamp its annual communications calendar. For example.

YOU! Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here. Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—January 20, 2015. San Rafael, CA).

How to make the right fundraising decision every time

Wild Woman Fundraising

How can you make the right fundraising decision every time? The right fundraising decision comes from face to face connections with individuals.

Marketing Fundraising Events: The Ultimate Checklist

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Holding a fundraising event soon? Marketing your fundraising event is a necessity to attract attendees. Fundraising Guest Bloggers

5 Very Inspiring Nonprofit Fundraising Campaigns for Mother’s Day

J Campbell Social Marketing

searched for “Mother’s Day nonprofit” and found some fantastic results. Compelling stories. Evocative of an emotional reaction. UNICEF USA.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Highlight what you do to a new audience on Instagram by taking the Nonprofit Baton. Nonprofit Training. Hope you had a great week!

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Next? Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

  Post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here: Featuring jobs with nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps, and vendors serving nonprofits.

Life-Changing Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits. Hold on, please! Communications Associate.

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Opportunity! Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Business Development Manager Nonprofit Finance Fund (New York, NY). Content Specialist Careers in Nonprofits (Chicago, IL). Tacoma, WA).

Nonprofit executives: fundraising advice, tips, and exhortations

Fundraising Coach

If our nonprofits are going to thrive, we need these men and women to have the support and staffing to carry out their missions with full funding.

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Fundraising Miracle

The Agitator

Short-term thinking is by far the greatest enemy of effective fundraising. Signs of this noxious enemy abound.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here. Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—January 12, 2015. Takoma Park, MD).

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5 Must-Haves: Your Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Toolkit

Getting Attention

Guest blogger Rob Wu is CEO of CauseVox, a crowdfunding and peer-to-peer fundraising platform used by nonprofits to create fundraising websites.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Download Classy’s  Comprehensive Guide to Nonprofit Welcome Emails. We agree that nonprofits should acknowledge all donations.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Join me for some Mixed Links… Kivi was on Tony Martignetti Nonprofit Radio last week talking about how to  Communicate With Your Communicators.

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Change! Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits. Media Coordinator PETA (Washington, DC).

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Crazy Great Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits. Communications Director Saving Sight (St.

Turn Colleagues, Board, & Supporters into Powerful Year-End Fundraisers

Getting Attention

We’re in count down to year-end fundraising season, with its relentless pressure and never-ending to-dos. There is a way to move past this seemingly insurmountable barrier—Launch a team of messengers to be your nonprofit’s ambassadors for year end (and beyond). Are you banging your head against the wall yet? Good news!

Mobile Fundraising 101: The Basics

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We’ve had some questions about mobile fundraising so here’s John Killoran, CEO of @Pay , to get us started. QR code fundraisers.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

April’s Nonprofit Blog Carnival, hosted by Craig Linton, is dedicated to a great resource for nonprofits – SOFII.

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Fundraising vs. Facilitating

iMarketSmart

Fundraising focuses on an organization’s process for raising money by requesting donations. Fundraising is what most of you are told to do. Fundraising is what some of your board members refuse to do. Fundraising  is focused on tactics that generate donations. Fundraising  sometimes offends supporters.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Lori Jacobwith features some  Tips & Tools to Help Busy Nonprofits Get Things Done on her blog. Nonprofit Training. Mixed Links

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Submissions for this month’s Nonprofit Blog Carnival on  how you share progress or communicate accomplishments  are due NOW!

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