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million gifts to 66,470 different nonprofits between 2003 and 2009: Even small upgrades to the donor experience make a measurable difference in online giving.

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

iMarketSmart

2 billion from Azim Premji to the Azim Premji Foundation in 2010 [6]. $1 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. Let it sink in. Then DELETE IT! Forget about it.

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Hidden Canadian Government Gems

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

I just found a 2003 Yamaha ATV with a starting bid of $100. I’ve mentioned this before and I’ll mention it again, certain government departments are full of great hidden online products/tools that few people know of.

Five Steps to Nonprofit Messaging Success

Getting Attention

They launched a radical new prevention approach in 2003, supported by a powerful message. I’m thrilled to welcome back guest blogger, Rebecca Leet, who helps nonprofits sharpen their goals and connect with the people who can achieve them.

Email Rules to Live By

A Small Change

The law governing mass emailing is often referred to as CAN-SPAM Act of 2003. Many fundraisers are fuzzy on the rules of email solicitations. Nonprofits seem to receive a little grace with people regarding how we use and reuse our email lists. But that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t know the rules. By following the rules, you can make sure that your email blasts do not start to become SPAM and that you can build trust and accountability with your donors.

How can we empower women to lead nonprofits?

Wild Woman Fundraising

“Norway passed a law in 2003 mandating that women make up 40 percent of membership on company boards. Last week I commented on Amy Sample Ward’s post about Clay Shirky’s Rant on Women. He wrote about how women don’t seem to do much self-aggrandizement, and therefore don’t rise to leadership positions as much. I wondered if that was the whole story. While the nonprofit field is roughly 60% women, what is nonprofit leadership like?

Why is idealist.org failing? Three reasons.

Wild Woman Fundraising

I first started using idealist back in 2003 to help an Indonesian nonprofit. Let me tell you. I made the nonprofit an idealist.org profile, then went through idealist’s other Indonesian nonprofit listings, and over 75% of them were defunct. I alerted people at idealist about this issue. and they said, basically, too bad, we don’t have enough staff to deal with the crappy listings. Okay, your business is primarily online.

Where to Volunteer or Donate to Assist All in Need Due to the BP Oil Spill Disaster Because Two Different Recent Studies Find Volunteers Feel Healthier and Happier & Volunteerism Is On the Rise in America

Seeking Grant Money Today

Similarly, the Corporation for National & Community Services June 15, 2010 issued a press release , the Volunteering in America report, states that despite the recent recession, a federal study found that the largest increase in volunteerism, since 2003, occurred in 2009.

The Challenge of Health Communication Research for Health Policy

Social Marketing and Social Change

For example, the overarching goals of Healthy People 2010 were to (1) increase the quality and years of healthy life and (2) eliminate health disparities. The magnitude and complexity of such an undertaking as Healthy People is also reflected in its expansion from an initial 226 objectives in 15 priority areas in the 1990 version to 467 objectives across 28 focus areas in 2010. Yet, it was only in Healthy People 2010 that a cross-cutting area of Health Communication appeared.

Cause Marketing Challenge: The Boston Common

Selfish Giving

Would you position the Boston Common as a national landmark similar to the Adams National Historical Park that Columbo Yogurt raised $100,000 for in 2003 ? Dating from 1634, the Boston Common is one of the oldest city parks in the country.

Grassroots Cause Marketing from Volvo

Cause Related Marketing

She won it in 2003. There’s a counter on the site, which came online in time for Christmas 2010, that says: “As of today, 213,688 cups have been purchased.”

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Social Cognitive Theory for Social Marketing Research and Practice

Social Marketing and Social Change

Hornik & Yanovitsky (2003) argue that designing interventions and evaluations of complex interventions such as social marketing are extremely difficult without a theory of change to guide what variables to measure/change and how to attribute success to the intervention. 2010).

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

Cause Related Marketing

A January 2010 story in the New York Times on Mark put annual sales at $70 million and numbered sales reps at around 40,000 in North America. 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.

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

iMarketSmart

2 billion from Azim Premji to the Azim Premji Foundation in 2010. [6]. 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. Let it sink in. Then DELETE IT! Forget about it.

Email client market share

DonorDigital

We tracked down a 2010 report which shows the current state of the email client market , with data from almost 250 million email recipients. Outlook 2003 and earlier – 34%.

4 Steps to making your first donor retention calendar

Wild Woman Fundraising

Bio: Mazarine Treyz is the author of The Wild Woman’s Guide to Fundraising , called one of the Top 10 books of 2010 by Beth Kanter, author of the Networked Nonprofit. In 2003 Mazarine wrote her first grants for Indonesian nonprofit Yayasan Emmanuel.

How to find 90 donors in the next month

Wild Woman Fundraising

Her book was named as one of the Top 10 books of 2010 by Beth Kanter, CEO of Zoetica and author of The Networked Nonprofit.In 2003 Mazarine wrote her first grants for Indonesian nonprofit Yayasan Emmanuel. This is your last chance to get a $20 discount on this course this year!

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Don’t let your nonprofit newsletter go on vacation!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Her book was named as one of the Top 10 books of 2010 by Beth Kanter, CEO of Zoetica and author of The Networked Nonprofit. In 2003 Mazarine wrote her first grants for Indonesian nonprofit Yayasan Emmanuel. Texas Association for Nonprofit Organizations (TANO) (2010) and more.

#interview: Miriam Avins, Founder Of The Baltimore Green Space

Non Profit Marketing 360

This is a repost of an article that original appeared on the MKCREATIVE Nonprofit Marketing Blog in December, 2010. Greening Baltimore,one lot at a time.

Rhode Island Census 2006

Fundraising Breakthroughs

Attorneys, who advance a cause based purely upon rationally based argument knowing full well that the rhode island census 2006 or perhaps better referred to as Little Rhody by the rhode island census 2003 to bring the parties have two children the rhode island census 2001.