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America’s New Mobile Majority

The Agitator

Nielsen refers to “America’s New Mobile Majority” reporting that 50.4% On all makes of smartphones … with no hassles.

Notes from the Digital Governance Forum (#DGF15)

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Latin America is still behind – 55% access to the internet vs. 88% in Canada and US. crisis-commons, code for america). Mobility.

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#Aging: Some American Cities Meeting The Challenges Of Boomer Residents

Non Profit Marketing 360

But many neighborhoods are making great strides through the “Age-Friendly NYC&# program. NYC has added 4 seconds to each crosswalk.

Is it Time for Share Our Strength to Rebrand?

Cause Related Marketing

Regardless, the full name just doesn’t mean much in an age of search-engine literalness. billion. million. There’s the cuteness with the S.O.S

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Repeat After Me, Cause Marketing is Co-Branding

Cause Related Marketing

The cover of FSI at the left, sponsored by the British-Dutch CPG company Unilever, features the cause Boy’s and Girls Clubs of America.

Use Audience Personas to Connect & Convert (Case Study)

Getting Attention

Each persona has demographic information that helps make them real for the viewer, including things like age, race, gender and even a name.

On Telling the Truth

Marketing for Nonprofits

Jesus I had the privilege of attending NARAL Pro-Choice America's annual luncheon today. These women are AMAZING, but I have to say that hands-down the best speech of the meal was given by a woman (I can't even remember her name) who told her PERSONAL STORY of a harrowing, illegal, "backroom" abortion at age 19. It brought me to tears.

Age of Conversation 3: Time To Get Busy!

Diva Marketing Blog

One was from the middle of America and the other from down under in Australia. . Hence was born the Age of Conversation 1. Influence.

Sharing the MLK, Jr. Holiday in a Culturally Competent Way

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

My mother, uncles, aunties, and their friends lived in terror as school-aged children. They were spat on, hosed down, bullied, and threatened.

Age of Conversation 1, 2 And Get Ready For 3!

Diva Marketing Blog

One was from the middle of America and the other from down under in Australia. and hence was born the Age of Conversation. 2008 brought Age of Conversation 2 with over 200 contributing authors. Age of Conversation 3 is in the works with about 300 authors with a publishing date in 2010. I'd like to tell you a story.

Awards for Enterprising American Middle School & High School Aged Girls

Seeking Grant Money Today

Deadline: February 26, 2010 Guardian Life Insurance Invites Entries for Girls Going Places Entrepreneurship Award Program The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America is accepting entries for its Girls Going Places Entrepreneurship Award Program. From The Foundation Center. legal resident. Contact: Link to Complete RFP.

2 examples of great nonprofit video storytelling

J Campbell Social Marketing

Last night I attended a pretty standard nonprofit fundraising event – a fashion show at a local restaurant, complete with silent auction. Tweet.

Why fundraising is so important, at least until Campaign Finance Reform

Wild Woman Fundraising

Yes, even in the age of social media, traditional media matters. In sum, he concluded, Democracy in America depends on bribery.

Grants for Indian Tribes & U.S. Territories Involving School Age Youth in Service Learning Projects

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Deadline: March 9, 2010 Corporation for National and Community Service Announces Availability of Funding to Support Service-Learning The Corporation for National and Community Service has announced the availability of a total of $650,070 for new Learn and Serve America School-Based grants to Indian tribes and U.S. From The Foundation Center.

Using BOGO Cause Marketing to Sell Razor's

Cause Related Marketing

As I’ve often mentioned in this space , veteran’s charities poll very high in America right now. percent for men age 20 and older while the unemployment rate for women age 20 and older was 7.6 A new e-tail website called Harrys.com launched last week with a BOGO cause marketing approach. BOGO means Buy One, Give One. percent.

No Wonder Retention of Online Donors is So Bad

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Oxfam America’s first email came on February 17, with the subject line, “Kivi, What’s Important to You?” Love it.

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Continuing Education for Cause Marketers

Cause Related Marketing

What do you do, as a cause marketer, to keep learning? Researchers have even shown a correlation between happiness and education.

Regal Enteratinment Reports the Results of its Cause Marketing Campain Called 'Straw Vote'

Cause Related Marketing

Yesterday Regal Entertainment announced the final tally of its August Straw Vote; Boys and Girls Clubs of America garnered $97,721 and St.

#ProAging: Telestroke/Telemedicine Tests Show Excellent Cost & Health Benefits

Non Profit Marketing 360

Telestroke has the potential to greatly diminish the striking disparity in stroke care for rural America.” According to Jennifer J.

#ProAging: Telestroke/Telemedicine Tests Show Excellent Cost & Health Benefits

Non Profit Marketing 360

Telestroke has the potential to greatly diminish the striking disparity in stroke care for rural America.” According to Jennifer J.

#ProAging: Mandated Cuts In Medicare Stifle Expansion Plans

Non Profit Marketing 360

How are the cuts now playing out in the planning of elder care in America? Unfortunately, care for aging and retiring Americans seems not to be one of the talking points among the political candidates on the voting blocks in 2012. Click to enlarge. The reductions in payments were targeted at 3-4%.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Friday Futures

Getting Attention

Development Writer & Editor , Boys & Girls Club of America (Atlanta, GA). Thanks! NEW OPPORTUNITIES. Kansas City, KS). Thanks!

Boomers: Boom Or Bust?

The Agitator

I’ve tended to be a believer in the manna from heaven promised by the fundraising ‘coming of age’ of America’s 76 million boomers. If you were targeting Boomers today (half the Boomer will be age 60+ in two years), would your message be one of hopefulness (“You can still save the world from …!”)

Activating The Global Health Trifecta

SocialButterfly

86% of adults ages 18-29 use social networking. Image: PSI. Is foreign aid important to Americans? The Power of 1%. In August 2010, Sec.

Activating The Global Health Trifecta

SocialButterfly

86% of adults ages 18-29 use social networking. Image: PSI. Is foreign aid important to Americans? The Power of 1%. In August 2010, Sec.

Charity: Water versus Water.org and the Tide of Social Media Storytelling (#npcomm Showdown)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The big hit, especially for those between the ages of 18 to 29, isn’t especially popular with nonprofit folks. Where do they diverge?

What does an LGBTQ nonprofit organization do?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Berdache or "Two-Spirit" in America, late 1880s. I took “Gay New York&# to bed with me. I looked up to Harvey Milk. Harvey Milk.

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

Also, despite the economic recession volunteerism is apparently on the rise, across all demographics, in America.; 87% of those who volunteer said that they feel that they are aging well compared to 78% of those who do not volunteer. 86% feel younger than their age compared to 72% who do not volunteer. Please see.

Sheroes You Should Know: Inspiring Stories for #WomensHistoryMonth

EveryAction

While she may have had to lie about her age to get an education , Zora Neale Hurston went on to become one of the most prolific writers at the heart of the Harlem Renaissance. Edith Wharton was the first woman to win a Pulitzer Prize for fiction for her novel, “The Age of Innocence” in 1921. she·ro (pl. Sciences. Thought Leaders.

Piggyback On What’s Top Of Mind— 9 Valentine’s Victories

Getting Attention

Who did it: Kaboom, NARAL Pro-Choice America’s Choice Out Loud Campaign, Global Zero, TechSoup. Let us count the ways. 1) E-CARDS. Why try this?

Reading Up On Social Determinants of Health

SocialButterfly

October may be Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but a number of articles came out last week focusing on social determinants of health. ” **.

Reading Up On Social Determinants of Health

SocialButterfly

October may be Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but a number of articles came out last week focusing on social determinants of health. ” **.

Shifting from Problem Describers to Solution Seekers

Social Marketing and Social Change

Let''s take the example of aging-in-place , an important area in the aging and health space. But what do the answers or data teach us?

Your Nonprofit is in Trouble. How? Read on.

Wild Woman Fundraising

So that tiny $200 social security check that you’ll get at age 65 to live on? how we need better wages for every not for profit worker.

Online Ghost Haunts All Fundraisers

The Agitator

In a nutshell, here’s what Target Analytics found in their benchmarking of the online/offline — and supposedly integrated — world experienced by the largest direct response nonprofits in America, involving 15+ million donors and more than $1.1 But, more on that in a minute. I want to come back to that in a moment!). Pathetic.

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Leadership Awards for American and British Jr. High & High School Level Students Wishing to Improve Their Communities

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Deadline: January 12, 2011 Bank of America Charitable Foundation Invites Applications for Student Leaders Program The Bank of America Charitable Foundation is accepting applications for its annual Student Leaders Program, a component of the foundation's signature Neighborhood Excellence initiative. provided by Bank of America.

Making Christmas the Most Wonderful Time of the Cause Marketing Year

Cause Related Marketing

Ivory should probably also consider divisions for children say ages 5-8, and 9-12. Cause marketing is commonly linked to holidays.

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Rebooting Tawain

A. Fine Blog

Last year I had the great good fortune to edit a compilation of essays with my friends at Personal Democracy Forum called Rebooting America. The essays are all focused on reimagining our democracy for the digital age.

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. But, as I’ve demonstrated before in this space , in the United States breast cancer, Avon’s signature cause, is pretty rare for women under age 30. Like Avon, Mark has a cause attached to it.

Should Breast Cancer Awareness Be About the Breast More Than the Disease?

Cause Related Marketing

million women who have received a breast cancer diagnoses in the United States from 1999 to 2004 just 5,075 were aged 20-29, about 1,015 per year.