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21 Ways to Give Back Through Your Holiday Shopping

J Campbell Social Marketing

Love it or hate it, the holiday hysteria is upon us! Here are just 21 ways to give back through your holiday shopping. 1. PEOPLink.

How to Get Your Nonprofit Into the News During the Holidays

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

But smart organizations are also planning ahead for another year-end tradition: increased coverage of charities during the holidays.

7 Steps To More Online Donations This Holiday Season

J Campbell Social Marketing

You better make sure that your website is attracting potential supporters and enticing them to donate when they reach your website this holiday season.

My Gift To You This Holiday Season

iMarketSmart

Happy holidays! The post My Gift To You This Holiday Season appeared first on MarketSmart | . ” I knew they were wrong.

Mobilizing our holiday dollars for good

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

The following is a special #GivingTuesday guest post by Brian Sasscer , Vice President of Strategic Operations at the Case Foundation.

An Example Of How To Fundraise With Nonprofit Infographics

J Campbell Social Marketing

How can your nonprofit entice more donations this holiday season by using nonprofit infographics? photo credit: peddhapati via photopin cc.

5 tips for better orchestrating your messages this holiday

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

If you want the best response to your outreach this holiday, focus on creating surround sound around your supporters. Here are five ways to better orchestrate your messages this holiday, inspired by his thinking. 1. You want to project the same messages via multiple channels in a well-orchestrated marketing symphony. And so on. 4.

New giving index shows healthy 2012 online holiday giving

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Network for Good , along with PayPal and Blackbaud, has been participating in the Chronicle of Philanthropy’s new online giving index. The Q4 2012 results are out, and you can see the data and compare it to your own experience at the Chronicle site here. Most online giving occurred at midday during the business week.

5 Holiday Cause Promotions that Top My Christmas List

Selfish Giving

Finally, we have a big retail chain that’s sticking its flag in the ground and saying MERRY CHRISTMAS instead of happy holidays. Awesome.

Want to learn what makes an incredible year end appeal?

Wild Woman Fundraising

We know that around the holidays, people tend to give more, both online and offline. Maybe they want the tax write-off, or because of the holiday spirit, or maybe because you only mail out one appeal letter a year. Are you worried because your appeal didn’t bring in much last year?  . We’re going to cover it all. CFRE.  .

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Soliciting monthly sustainer gifts during the holidays

DonorDigital

Send a dedicated email:  Send an e-appeal specifically requesting monthly gifts during the holiday season. Online Fundraising

Happy Holidays

Social Media Bird Brain

retreat loss family holidaysGiven the statistics, it appears you guys very much like posts about new apps and tools that you can use to further your social outreach, so I'll keep that in mind as we move into 2013.

13 Secrets of Holiday Fundraising Online | Online Fundraising & Nonprofit Marketing Resources & Tips | Network for Good Learning Center - Learn how to raise money online for your nonprofit

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Email: First Name: Last Name: 13 Secrets of Holiday Fundraising Online Print this Article By Katya Andresen: Nov 26, 2007 Average: 3.4 Learn.

Buying the charity message: Holiday fundraising trends in 2012

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Today’s New York Times has a story on charity campaigns that seek to convince shoppers to add charity to their lists this holiday. Exhibit two is Oxfam America’s “Unwrapped” holiday giving campaign with “gifts” such as water pumps for the poor. Here’s what I like about these campaigns: 1. think that’s wise in influencing behavior. 3.

I Love You—Piggyback Your Content to Notable Days & Headlines (Part 2)

Getting Attention

Strategy editorial calendar holiday-jacking newsjackingAnd if it’s too late for today— read right here to prep for St. Relevance rules!

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10 Christmas Fundraising Ideas Guaranteed to Spread Holiday Cheer

Fundraiser Ideas

The following Christmas fundraising ideas are designed to not only help your organization raise much-needed funds but also spread holiday cheer in the process. There’s no need to wait for the holidays to start the second of our Christmas fundraising ideas. Add Christmas-themed raffle items for more holiday fundraising.

It’s My Birthday! Using Special Occasions for Cause Marketing

Selfish Giving

Pinterest Holiday Boards  (I have holiday cause marketing boards for most of the major holidays!). Today’s my birthday!

This Blog Shut for Thanksgivukkah

Social Media Bird Brain

For the friends who celebrate Thanksgiving - have a wonderful, warm holiday. gratitude Hanukkah holiday thanksgiving Thanksgivukkah trickle-down Via JewishJournal.com For my Jewish friends - may each night bring you a new blessing. For the rest of us Taoists - pass the gravy and don''t forget the wine.

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Annual Report Webinar and E-Book for Special Holiday Price of Only $20!

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

How to Create a Nonprofit Annual Report. People Will Actually Read. Presented by Kivi Leroux Miller. Tomorrow, Wednesday, December 9, 2015. 1:00 p.m. Eastern (10:00 a.m. Pacific). Registration is ONLY $20! Space is limited. Your Donors Want to See Results Before They’ll Give Again. Registration is ONLY $20 or free with an  All-Access Pass.

Fun Cause Marketing Promotion, Wrong Holiday

Cause Related Marketing

Memorial Day is a federal holiday, but also a day to do a little cause marketing. It’s a fun campaign that just happens be on the wrong holiday. So how is Memorial Day the wrong holiday? Well, Memorial Day is the federal holiday when we remember all who died while serving in the U.S. Why pushups? Armed Forces.

I Miss You and Great Holiday Gift for You: A FREE Book!

Marketing for Nonprofits

Much love to you and yours this holiday season! Hi Friends, I apologize for being MIA lately. miss you! Go ahead. Download it. I'll wait.

#FUNDRAISING: The Holiday Season For Donations Begins Now. Ready?

Non Profit Marketing 360

Yep, the groundwork for a successful holiday season needs to start soon, like tomorrow. The pools are open and busy. It’s July. Right?

#SocialNetworks: Bring Them Back To Facebook For The Holidays

Non Profit Marketing 360

The holiday season is prime gift-giving and donation-giving season. May we suggest a few? couple of (appropriate!)

Holiday Suggestion: Praline Chocolate Chip Cookie

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

It turned out so well, that I’m sharing it as our official Nonprofit Marketing Guide Christmas Cookie of 2014.  Enjoy! Just for Fun

Guest post: Should you send that card? Personalizing Can KILL Your Major Gifts!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Thank you cards, letters of appreciation and holiday cards – all are a common method of communication and connection with donors. It’s not true.

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Nonprofit Folks, Fun, Free, Holiday Distractions Follow, Here. We Thank You, Dear Readers!

Seeking Grant Money Today

Merry Christmas, belated Happy Hanukkah, Happy Kawanzaa, Happy Winter Solstice, best wishes in 2011, Happy holidays, and enjoy! This is just some good holiday fun without the hangover, family drama, or over-stuffed feeling. holiday cheerStay safe, and merry, merry! The Grant Plant, LLC.

Getting Your Donation Web Page Ready For The Holiday Rush

Non Profit Marketing 360

Though the heatwave still remains a problem for most Americans, it’s not too early to start planning for the holiday season. Not really.

Now is the time to send your Holiday Appeal!

Wild Woman Fundraising

So how to make sure your holiday appeal works for your organization? Maybe you’re an arts organization and the business case for giving is that the arts invigorate your local economy, driving up tourism, holiday spending, etc. Does it have: 1. Testimonials? 2. Stories? 3. Pictures? 4. Stats? Are you quoting from their holy text?

Case Study: How can you make your letter appeal better?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Draft 1 of the letter, page 1. The founder of H.O.P.E. On the right you’ll see her first draft of the appeal letter. Notice the stock photograph.

What is the Value of a Holiday Greeting

A. Fine Blog

And right now I can’t remember a single one of them. My question is: What is the value of an impersonal online greeting?

Miriam's Happy Holidays List

GenerationYGive

In the spirit of the Holidays (and in the spirit of being on vacation and in a food coma), I have been for a while now compiling all kinds of interesting bits and pieces to share as part of my 2008 round-up. What happens when everyone get their holiday bills?? Haven't heard of it? Read all about it. In the palm of your internet.

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For Holidays Starbucks, Critics See (RED) & Green

Selfish Giving

Customers also get a copy of the exclusive All You Need Is Love Holiday CD for free. I love Starbucks. love Product (RED). love cause marketing.

Three Holiday Fundraising Clichés to Avoid

Fundraising 123

Here are three holiday fundraising pet peeves that make me say "Bah, humbug!" Unless you are actually working to save snowmen, reindeer, fir trees -- or any other emblem of the winter holidays, don’t use any of these as the star of your fundraising appeal. " Don’t ask me to give up my coffee. Or fir trees.)

My Annual Homage to the American Holiday Called Thanksgiving

Cause Related Marketing

Americans love this holiday. We North Americans have done our level best to try and export the holiday, but with very limited success.

Rhode Island Holidays

Fundraising Breakthroughs

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6 Thanksgiving Cause Marketing Promotions I’m Thankful for

Selfish Giving

Capplause cause marketing holiday giving thanksgivingMaybe it’s just the fact that you’re alive! Powerful stuff, Mark! love Boston.

10 Ways To Engage Donors And Boost Donations This Holiday Season

Ann Green

Capitalize on generosity this holiday season as you engage donors and boost donations. Create a Seasonal Holiday Campaign. Get Personal.

#ProAging: Spending Time With Grandparents This Holiday

Non Profit Marketing 360

Looking for a way to spend time with your (grand)parents this holiday season, whether you are seated in the same room or across the continent? The program has the added benefit of encouraging a little face-to-face-in-the-same-space time during the holiday season as you negotiate the accounts and tinker with the hardware together.

Holiday Inn Providence Rhode Island

Fundraising Breakthroughs

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New Charity Widgets May Increase Holiday Giving

Marketing for Nonprofits

Looking for a way to increase holiday giving? Consider adding widgets to your fundraising mix. widget is a piece of content that you can paste on your website, blog or social networking page. Widgets can contain pictures and text. See GlobalGiving's "Give Love" widget at right. Happy widgetizing!