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I’m Dead, Since 2003

The Agitator

Yesterday’s post, When To Give Up On A Donor , kicked off a good discussion of how to approach lapsed donors. And I want to preview … Roger has written a spectacularly thorough post on that subject which we’ve scheduled for Monday. It’s an entire mini-course with a treasure of pertinent links. It’s heavy lifting.

I must sound like a broken record but here’s more nonprofit data that will inspire you to focus more on major donors

iMarketSmart

Similarly, donations increased +57% during the same period from people making $500,000 or more (the top 1%). So, what should you do? Should we fret?

Tubbs Reports the Results of its Romp to Stomp Cause Marketing Event

Cause Related Marketing

Since 2003, Romp to Stomp has raised more than $2.5 Tubbs, which makes snowshoes, recently announced the result of its 11th annual cause marketing event called Romp to Stomp, which benefits breast cancer charities in the United States and Canada. You can read that post here. For the 2012-13, Romp to Stomp generated $369, 203 for Susan G.

A list of some humongous bequests that should get your planned giving team psyched up for only 3 seconds!

iMarketSmart

Kroc to National Public Radio in 2003 [10]. I give you permission to read this list but only if you’ll count to three afterward.

Social Cognitive Theory for Social Marketing Research and Practice

Social Marketing and Social Change

2003). What is a theory? If every social entrepreneur and change agent has their own “theory of change” - good luck with that. Do you peel it?

Ep195: Why Cause Marketing Forum is Rebranding to Engage for Good

Selfish Giving

How cause marketing has evolved since the forum launched in 2003. which recently changed its name to Engage for Good ! The future of cause.

Logo Trends: How Does Yours Stack Up?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Julia Reich. Today we are moving on with a new topic. Our resident design expert, Julia Reich, is back with the latest trends in logos. My Logo Sucks!

3 Quick Tips to Maximize Your Fundraising Efforts

Fundraising 123

Since its inception in 2003, eBay Giving Works has been the driving force behind nonprofit fundraising on eBay. Want to learn more?

[Guest Post] 9 Shocking Stats that Should Convince Your Church to Start Using Mobile Giving Today

Fundraising Coach

billion in 2012 — less than half the number of checks that were paid in 2003. Today I am pleased to introduce you to Tithe.ly and Dean Sweetman. Many of you know, I've pastored a church for years. We were early adopters of online giving because I knew people should be able to give when they were doing bills at home if they wanted. He knows.

Social Media "Pioneers" Tell Why

Diva Marketing Blog

Anita Campbell - Small Biz Trends @Small Biz Trends Began blogging 2003 (USA). We came, we saw, we kicked its ass. Ghostbusters. and me.

Are you being forced to measure something unmeasurable?

Wild Woman Fundraising

I was volunteering in Indonesia in 2003. Let’s say that you are writing a grant. But on the grant requirements page, you see that they want statistics on a whole range of things that you have no way of measuring. Why this is wrong. If a kid gets an A in math , even though you tutored him, can your nonprofit really take credit for that?

100 New Donors by December 3rd

Fundraising Coach

Other Possibly Related posts: Extreme Fundraising Special Edition—December 29, 2003. It’s September! How are your fundraising goals going?

Let’s hear it for Asian Female Nonprofit Leaders!

Wild Woman Fundraising

In 2003, Lisa was a Fellow in the Rockefeller Foundation’s Next Generation Leadership Program. But I WILL! Shuai Chen, on the left.

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Grassroots Cause Marketing from Volvo

Cause Related Marketing

She won it in 2003. Alex herself suffered from neuroblastoma and died in 2004 at the tender age of 8. Sadly, Alex died in August 2004.

Service-Dominant Logic and Social Marketing

Social Marketing and Social Change

Some social marketers have examined these same concerns for our field and come to similar conclusions (Hastings, 2003; Lefebvre, 2007; Marques & Domegan, 2011; Peattie & Peattie, 2003). 2003). 2003). retail marketing, business-to-business marketing, web-based or e-marketing). not for very long). 2006). Day, G.

Sustainable Charity

Cause Related Marketing

Where's the Social Media in this Youth Targeted Cause Marketing Effort?

Cause Related Marketing

We’ve taken the same DNA of direct selling that has always been a part of Avon’s history and applied it to the digital world for our Mark reps to reach their customers,” said Claudia Poccia, president of Mark at Avon, which introduced the brand in 2003. Mark has proven to be a good extension for Avon. So Mark chose domestic violence instead.

A Wake-Up Call for Fundraisers

Fundraising 123

First Signs of a Problem: The Indy 100 Dickerson's study was spurred by a 2003 analysis of direct mail letters sent by approximately 100 nonprofits in and around Indianapolis. When a world-renowned historian discovered there wasn't a single school in his hometown, he decided to raise money to build one. "Do you go to school?"

3 ways fundraisers can slow the revolving door

Fundraising Coach

Published continuously since 2003, my own free newsletter brings to you the best I can find on tools, techniques, and tactics. So grow a spine.

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Going Deep for Insight

Social Marketing and Social Change

People can be “injected” with messages and will interpret and respond to these messages as marketers intend (Zaltman, 2003, p. 2003).

Macromarketing and Social Change

Social Marketing and Social Change

2003; Easterly, 2006). 2003). "Most social marketing programs occur within a micromarketing environment. That is most, if not all, attention is given to understanding and influencing people through the actions of producers - the organizations that fund, create, and implement social change programs. 2006; Watts, 2004). in press). 2007).

Flat Earth Fundraising: Moneyball

The Agitator

I’m serious. Here’s why. It’s the biography of an idea,” says Moneyball author Michael Lewis. Beane the entrepreneur innovating out of necessity.

“What, me, ask for a raise?” An interview with Marc Pitman

Wild Woman Fundraising

In 2003, I moved back to Maine. Mazarine Treyz: Hey, everybody. Welcome. It’s so exciting to finally get to work with him. Marc Pitman: Whoa.

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A list of some humongous bequests that should get your planned giving team psyched up for only 3 seconds!

iMarketSmart

Kroc to National Public Radio in 2003 [10]. I give you permission to read this list but only if you’ll count to three afterwards.

#Interview: Syam Buradagunta, Blogger & Co-Founder of Blue Sky Collaborative

Non Profit Marketing 360

Syam and his co-founders worked in nonprofits before starting their firm in 2003. SYAM: That was really our mission from the get-go.

Need Some Online Fundraising Ideas?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Network for Good just released a new online giving study that provides all kinds of good ideas for increasing the amount of money you can raise online.

Israel Day 4

A. Fine Blog

Another day in Israel, more fascinating events. The first event was a packed house at Tel Aviv University’s Communications Department.

Social Models for Marketing: An Overview

Social Marketing and Social Change

Similarly, Donovan & Henley (2003) take issue with the prevailing individually-focused definitions and call for a focus on social determinants seeing ‘the primary future goal of social marketing as achieving changes in these social determinants of health and well-being’ (p. 2003) Social Marketing: Principles & Practice. 1993).

How to Increase Fundraising Revenue by 68% by Simply Mimicking Your Donors

iMarketSmart

2003). I love studies about waiters and restaurants. People who are being mimicked become more generous towards the person who mimics them.

Year-end Giving Snapshot: The Generous Procrastinator

Fundraising 123

As the Internet's largest nonprofit giving portal, Network for Good has examined our data about how donors turn to the Internet for year-end giving.

Co-creating the Social Marketing Discipline and Brand

Social Marketing and Social Change

Marketing Theory, 2003; 3: 365-385. And it makes a nice touchpoint for people who want to pass the ideas along and discuss them some more.

Come on Mary, Don’t Fear The Phone-A-Thon

Wild Woman Fundraising

Before telemarketing became heavily regulated in 2003, the rapidly plummeting cost of making phone calls meant that telemarketers had little reason *not* to make unsolicited calls, just as we see with spam email today. Today’s post is by Michael Nyman, of Impact Dialing. This campaign performed far beyond our expectations.

Hidden Canadian Government Gems

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

I just found a 2003 Yamaha ATV with a starting bid of $100. Those outside of government walls may find it hard to believe, but it’s true.

Building Trust in the Sector: How & Why to Make Your Nonprofit More Transparent

Fundraising 123

Dan joined GuideStar in 2003 and today heads the team that manages GuideStar's relationships with the individual nonprofits that make up the GuideStar database. "Transparency" has been a buzzword in the nonprofit sector for more than a decade. It refers to openness, communication and accountability.

#SOCIALNETWORKS: LinkedIn’s Value As Networking Platform Far Bigger Than Mere Numbers

Non Profit Marketing 360

The platform was launched in May 2003, and currently has about 161 million members. You know what kinds of information you will find ?

Dear Mr Edward Jones

Wild Woman Fundraising

It’s 2003. We got a donation from “Edward Jones!” ” my coworker exclaimed. I just wanted to leave. Was it because.

Fundraising Secret #37: Use Powerpoint effectively

Fundraising Coach

In fact, I didn’t even really make a Powerpoint until I recorded my “Fundraising 101″ webinar for CharityUniversity back in 2003. I’ve been through a flurry of bad powerpoint presentations recently. At the last one, the speakers turned their backs to the audience and read the slides word-for-word. I kid you not.

Email client market share

DonorDigital

Outlook 2003 and earlier – 34%. Most of the time that goes smoothly. Which got us wondering about the top email clients in use today.

Nominate the Greatest Hits of Social Marketing

Social Marketing and Social Change

2003). What articles on social marketing would you recommend every faculty member, student or practitioner read? In the next 3 or 4 days please give the question some thought and email your ideas to me or (preferably) post them in the comment section of this post for everyone else to see. This is not a voting or popularity contest. 1981).

4 Steps to making your first donor retention calendar

Wild Woman Fundraising

In 2003 Mazarine wrote her first grants for Indonesian nonprofit Yayasan Emmanuel. Our donors don’t give year after year. Today it’s 27%.