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4 Motivating, Memorable Words (Message Case Study)

Getting Attention

Take a look at this one from the South Carolina Children’s Theatre (SCCT): Totally professional. You have a priceless, DOABLE opportunity to position your organization, programs, services, campaigns, and events in audiences’ hearts, minds, schedules, and wallets: Relevant messages ! Your tagline is the heart of your message platform.

Let’s Give! The Big List of National, Local and Collegiate Online Giving Days (2016 Edition)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

MAY – Low Country Giving Day (South Carolina). MAY – MidlandsGives (Central Carolina Community Foundation). Good news!

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Powerfully Memorable, in 8 Words or Less (Case Study)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Take a look at this one, from the South Carolina Children’s Theatre (SCCT): Totally professional. Delightfully immature. We’re in.

Forget Corporate Giving, Focus On Individuals

Selfish Giving

I’m in Charleston, South Carolina this week teaching at the New Strategies Forum. … Keep reading.

[PREVIEW] Top Nonprofit Conferences of Spring 2016


South Carolina's Nonprofit Summit. If you're like us, you can't wait to ditch those winter layers and welcome the springtime bloom.

New Strategies for Increasing Corporate Support

Selfish Giving

I just came back from a business trip to Charleston, South Carolina. Sign up for my Wicked Good Newsletter today! … Keep reading.

This Conference Entertains Good

Selfish Giving

My buddy, Phil McCarty , is involved in a GOOD conference that brings cause and entertainment together for a one-day event. Check out the list.

10 Miles at Midnight (or 10 Minutes till the Grant is Due)

Getting Attention

Thanks so much to guest blogger (and dear friend) Mark Dessauer, Director of Communications, Blue Cross Blue Shield North Carolina. Only the steady rain on a rural road deep in South Carolina. I’m ever grateful to Mark who stepped up to contribute to this month’s blog carnival. There was not a soul in sight. Dig in.

Are You Talking To Hispanics?

The Agitator

Moreover, the states with the largest percent growth in their Hispanic populations include nine where the Latino population more than doubled , including a swath in the southeast United States — Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee and South Carolina. America’s 50.5 Or both?

6 Thanksgiving Cause Marketing Promotions I’m Thankful for

Selfish Giving

I love what Bridgewater Candle Company in Spartanburg, South Carolina, is doing for several reasons. Powerful stuff, Mark! Groupon Now!

Social Media Can "Help" Build & Promote Your Personal Brand - Part 3

Diva Marketing Blog

Responsible for the marketing and sales efforts at a Centex branded community in the Coastal Carolinas Division. Make your discussions real.

New Cause Marketing Study Suggests that Consumers Feel Empowered When They Choose the Cause

Cause Related Marketing

I haven’t seen it yet, so I don’t know the methodology. But Rick Cohen writes on the Nonprofit Quarterly website that, “according to the study, three factors affect the content and potential success of consumer-driven cause-related marketing campaigns: collectivism, cause-brand fit, and goal proximity. Study design counts in research like this.

Fundraising Auction Tips on Magic Keys Radio, Friday at Noon Eastern

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

He’s also currently president of the South Carolina Auctioneers Association. Pacific) - this time on fundraising auctions.

Seed Money for Southern State Organizations Addressing Social Change Through Organizing

Seeking Grant Money Today

Through grantmaking and related activities, the fund seeks to foster social change initiated by community-based groups in Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina. The fund provides seed grants to new projects or general or project support to small organizations with organizational budgets of $150,000 or less.

#PROAGING: Republican Budget Realigns Medicare But Ignores Long-Term Care

Non Profit Marketing 360

It will not recede for another couple of decades. The percentage “at risk” drops for the Late Boomers (to 43.7 percent.” on a Medicare exchange.’

Grants for Community Media In GA, NC, and SC

Seeking Grant Money Today

To be eligible to apply, an organization must be working for media and/or social justice; be located and doing work in Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina; and have 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status or have established a relationship with a fiscal sponsor with tax-exempt status. From The Foundation Center. RFP Link: [link].

Don't Kvetch About Your Coverage. Use the News to Get More Ink!

Marketing for Nonprofits

Dear Friend, We heard the governor of South Carolina had some trouble finding the Appalachian Trail last week. You may not like the news.

Just Do It - Post #2

Diva Marketing Blog

Try South Carolina? Playing off the Nike tag line. might underscore why it is so hard for many of us or our clients to Just Do It.