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8 Tips and A Free Template for Your Nonprofit RFP

EveryAction

nonprofit template RFP But there are things you can do to make developing, distributing, and reviewing RFPs as painless as possible.

Content calendar templates for social media

Fundraising Coach

Naturally, readers have asked if I had any examples of templates to help schedule your social media updates on your calendar. What do you use?

Week of Freebies! Day 3: 10 Editorial Calendar Templates for Nonprofits [Time Sensitive]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We’re giving away our $49 e-book: 10 Editorial Calendar Templates for Nonprofits. Happy Holidays! Today’s freebie is a good one!

The Annotated Thank You Letter Template

Social Media Bird Brain

This week I've put together a template for a thank you letter and commented on what I think each of the sections is meant to accomplish.  The Template Dear [name] Believe or not, the salutation can be a thorny subject. You all have what you need for a great letter, but the organization of the information is sometimes hard to nail down. This

6 Free Mobile Responsive Email Templates for Nonprofits

EveryAction

Mobile has changed the face of the internet. Responsive web design has gone from a perk, to a need, to a must

How to tell a story: A template

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

He shared Brian McDonald’s template of what composes a great story: a relatable protagonist, an inciting incident, a series of barriers to overcome and a resolution. He recommends the following McDonald-inspired template for structuring your stories: Once upon a time __, and every day __ until one day. Try it for your stories

Be The Match tests improvements to its email messaging template

DonorDigital

Test Version of the new email messaging appeal template for Be The Match. Click to Enlarge). Click to Enlarge).

FREE New Webinar: Make Better Nonprofit Annual Reports Now! April 13th, 2013

Wild Woman Fundraising

Date: April 13, 2013. Time: 1pm EST, 12pm CST, 11am MT, 10am PST. Cost: FREE. Are you creating your annual report right now? Bonus materials: Slides.

Don't Tell Me an Issue! Tell me a Story.

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Nonprofit Marketing Best Practices TemplateStories are the way we've communicated throughout human history. There's a reason for that: Stories are powerful.  They grab and hold our attention. They put a face on an issue and make it personal. They make people care, And move them to action!   [Both within your organization and outside of it.].

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How do you turn an accidental donor into an ally? Part 1

Wild Woman Fundraising

Hey, ever wondered how to get more donors for your cause? It’s called “Make your Contacts Count&# by Anne Baber and Lynne Waymon. Welcome!

How do you turn an accidental donor into an ally? Part 2

Wild Woman Fundraising

First off, if you haven’t read the first part of this post yet, I would go there. How to get more donors. Associate. Survey! Say thank you!

Want to learn what makes an incredible year end appeal?

Wild Woman Fundraising

BONUS: Sample Letter Template. include worksheets and templates in all of my webinars and e-courses. If you’re like the rest of us, you’re working hard on your appeal right now, and this might be the only paper appeal you’re sending this year.  . Do you have trouble getting people to open your nonprofit appeals?  .

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Sample Online Fundraising Plan

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Fundraising 101: Getting Started Best Practices TemplateThis is a sample plan for an imaginary local animal rescue organization called Save the Animals (STA) which is trying to take their outreach efforts online to become well known in the community. Acquire new online donors. Cultivate and re-solicit existing and new online donors.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

EveryAction has created a  Nonprofit Donor Persona Template you can download. What time is it? Mixed Links time! Nonprofit Training.

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1 Week into 2017: Where are You Headed?

Getting Attention

This practical, doable marketing plan template takes you from goals to benchmarks, work plan, action, and impact! . Eeesh!

3 Tools to Fuel Fundraising Ambassadors

Getting Attention

Or a laugh like this one? 3) Cut-and-paste templates like this email ask for teachers who fundraise via DonorsChoose.org. The trick is.

EveryAction's 8 Most Useful Nonprofit Resources of 2016

EveryAction

This fundraising deep-dive was the most visited post on our blog this year - perhaps that had something to do with the free templates ? 2.

Sizzling Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

P.S. Get more nonprofit marketing tools , templates, case studies & tips delivered right to your in-box! Chapel Hill, NC). Oakland, CA).

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Nonprofit Marketing Plan Template -- Invest 5 - 10 Hours to Grow Communications Impact

Getting Attention

Your template helps enormously. Thanks so much for the Marketing Plan Template. And I heard from many of you eager to plan, but not knowing how to start or where to find the time.  In response to your requests, I’ve developed this ready-to-use nonprofit marketing plan template for you to download. Go to it!

Nonprofit Marketing Plan Template — Invest 5 – 10 Hours to Grow Communications Impact

Getting Attention

Your template helps enormously. "Thanks so much for the Marketing Plan Template.   In response to your requests, I’ve developed this ready-to-use nonprofit marketing plan template for you to download. We've just completed our strategic plan and are poised to plan our marketing. Go to it!

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

Getting Attention

Here’s how Shower Strike guides peer-to-peer fundraisers to use, and personalize, hashtags and canned tweets: 4) Correspondence Templates.

nonprofits can use microsoft word templates for better design, communication

Studio 501c

" I've long been a fan of designer Chuck Green, who created these wonderful Word templates -- for everything from reports to ads to brochures to certificates -- for OKI Printing Solutions. Another designer produced these, based on Chuck's work. (Be sure to page down to the marketing materials to find the report template.).

1 Week into 2015: Where are You Headed?

Getting Attention

This practical, doable marketing plan template takes you from goals to benchmarks, work plan, action and impact! Planning and Evaluation

Reader Questions: How to Personalize Thank you Letters?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Hello! We are answering MORE fabulous reader questions today! During busy fundraising months we send out a lot of thank you letters but they are form letters that everyone gets the same one. How do you personalize all the thank you letters when you have 30 or more a day? We are very small and we wear different hats. RIGHT! Lisa thanks for asking!

The Editorial Calendar Decision Chart

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here is the e-book’s decision tree that will help you decide which of the 10 templates to start with.

CONFESSION: I Stink at Making Graphics. These Tools Make Me Look Like a Genius. 

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Canva knows, and it has a template for that, and a template for Powerpoint presentations, and one for Pinterest, among others. You bet.

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

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

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Learn to Tell 5-Star Stories: NYC-Area, Limited Seats

Getting Attention

Get more nonprofit marketing tools , templates, case studies & tips delivered directly to your inbox. Join me on October 1 in NYC. P.P.S.

Adventures in Customer Service

Social Media Bird Brain

Image via Bruce Sallan There are a lot of new services out there and I looked at one this week called Readymag, which helps users create ''microsites, portfolios, photo stories, magazines, and presentations'' using templates. So I sent them an. customer service NGO Readymag Small nonprofit Web application

Take 10 Minutes: Get Data to Do Comms Right

Getting Attention

P.S. Get more nonprofit marketing tools , templates, case studies & tips delivered right to your inbox! Deadline is tomorrow, December 2! 

Hire the Right Nonprofit Marketing Help

Getting Attention

Job Description Template (Word). P.S. Get more nonprofit marketing tools , templates, case studies & tips delivered right to your in-box! 

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Asana—Streamline the Work Behind Your Work (Nonprofit Blog Carnival)

Getting Attention

process for every project : Creating our own templates in Asana enabled us to take the guesswork out of the work. shared my favorite (free!*)

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Did y’all have a good week? ChrisBrogan tells us to  Never Manage Time – Manage Priorities. Nonprofit Training. Have a great weekend! via GIPHY.

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DON’T Tell ‘Em What to Do: Message Mastery

Getting Attention

P.S. Get more nonprofit marketing tools , templates, case studies & tips delivered right to your in-box! Peaceful coexistence, till now!

Prep Today for #GivingTuesday 2017

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P.S. Get more nonprofit marketing tools , templates, case studies & tips delivered right to your inbox! Strive for it. “We did it!

Improve Your Nonprofit Email Open Rate by 2%: Go Mobile

Getting Attention

You’ll need to address two main issues: the content and the template. Second: Template. hate to break it to you, but it’s not enough.

Get to Gripping Headlines via Vincent Musetto

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P.S. Get more nonprofit marketing tools , templates, case studies & tips delivered right to your in-box! HEADLESS BODY IN TOPLESS BAR.

Storytelling Secret Sauce—Via Maya Angelou

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P.S. Get more nonprofit marketing tools , templates, case studies & tips delivered right to your in-box!  via Harvard Busin ess Review ).

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ Up Monday

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Register here for jobs + nonprofit marketing templates, tools & tips— Getting Attention  blog & e-news. New York, NY).

14 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Register here for jobs + nonprofit marketing templates, tools & tips— Getting Attention  blog & e-news. Reston, VA). Berkeley, CA).