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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!

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.

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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Nonprofit Fundraising Basics: Matching Gifts

EveryAction

Matching gifts are contributions that donors’ employers give to eligible nonprofits after an initial donation has been made. Fundraising events.

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.

New Data: Nonprofit Online Marketing and Fundraising Trends in 2015

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Wonder where we get numbers like a typical email open rate for nonprofit e-newsletters , or estimates of how much money you could be raising online?

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.

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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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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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.

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.

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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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?

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

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.

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!

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).

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.

Fundraising Miracle

The Agitator

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

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).

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

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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8 Step Guide to Planning the Perfect Nonprofit Fundraising Event

J Campbell Social Marketing

Year over year, fundraising events have increased the revenue of nonprofits across the board— smaller nonprofits especially.

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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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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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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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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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5 things great nonprofits do (according to Veritus Group)

iMarketSmart

Veritus Group knows more about fundraising than most people learn in a lifetime. Here’s They make their projects and programs awesome!

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.

Crazy Great Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

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

Launch Your Team of Year-End Fundraisers: Free Training Th Oct 6

Getting Attention

P.S. Get more fundraising & marketing tools , templates, case studies & tips delivered right to your inbox!

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Why fundraiser job titles suck and cost you a lot of money!

iMarketSmart

This time, he researched what fundraiser job titles inspire more engagement, connectivity, and giving. My pal Dr. Russell James is at it again.

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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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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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