Ep194: This Austin Vodka Company Raises Funds and Dogs' Spirits

Selfish Giving

Today on CauseTalk Radio , Megan and I talk to Beth Bellanti , Program Manager of Vodka For Dog People, one of the philanthropic arms of Tito's Handmade Vodka , about their vision to help better the lives of pets and their families far and wide.

Ep191: This Austin Startup Helps Homeless with "Socks for Souls"

Selfish Giving

Today on CauseTalk Radio , Megan and I talk to Ryan Harmon , CEO & Co-founder of Press Cleaners. Press is a weekly, subscription-based dry cleaning and laundry delivery service in Texas that is helping the homeless and growing its business with its Socks for Souls program.

CauseTalk Radio Ep05: Homeless Hotspots Roam SXSW, Austin for Money. Is it Right?

Selfish Giving

We discuss the uproar at this year’s SXSW over one agency’s deployment of the homeless as human wifi for the technology laden hordes that descended on Austin. In this episode of CauseTalk Radio , Megan and I talk with Chris Noble , CEO of Cause Media Group , and Mark Horvarth , Founder of InvisiblePeople.TV. Chris Noble also shares the status of other cause ventures at SXSW and whether nonprofits should book their trips now to next year’s gathering.

Don't Use Exploitive Images in Charitable Appeals, Real World Results Suggest

Cause Related Marketing

But a real world test using at the Austin Human Society in Texas took exactly the opposite approach and enjoyed great success. The Austin Human Society had taken a 'sad-pet' approach in the past.

#Interview: Mazarine Treyz of the Wild Woman’s Fundraising blog and author of The Wild Woman’s Guide to Fundraising

Non Profit Marketing 360

A nonprofit fundraising consultant and trainer, she is also a social media trainer for the City of Austin, Texas. I am the part-time Development Director for the Austin Civic Orchestra.

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2 morning tasks to super charge your nonprofit social media strategies #bbcon

Fundraising Coach

At Blackbaud's Conference for the Philanthropic Community in Austin this week, I got to hear Austin Graff share tips from his experiences with IJM (International Justice Mission) and Honest Tea. For more of Austin's thinking, check out his blog: https://austinkgraff.wordpress.com/.

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Yours? Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Bilingual Communications Manager KIPP Austin. Austin, TX). Communications Manager Skillpoint Alliance (Austin, TX). Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here. Assistant Vice President, Public Relations & Communications Easter Seals (Chicago, IL).

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Where to Find NFG at The Nonprofit Technology Conference

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

This morning five of my colleagues and I are flying to Austin, Texas for the Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC)! We’re looking forward to learning, networking, and enjoying all that Austin has to offer.

15 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday!

Getting Attention

Communication Coordinator , Austin Food Bank (Austin, TX). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities.

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Next? Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Marketing Communications Specialist Arise Healthcare (Austin, TX). Marketing Manager Austin Pets Alive (Austin, TX). Post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here: Featuring jobs with nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps, and vendors serving nonprofits.

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Great Marketing Jobs at Nonprofit Orgs

Getting Attention

Chief Communications Officer , Lift Alliance Austin Children Services (Austin, TX). Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits. Associate Director of Email Marketing , NARAL Pro Choice America (Washington, DC). Communications & Marketing Coordinator , Tuesday’s Children (Manhasset, NY). Development Communications Associate , Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation. Scottsdale, AZ).

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Nonprofit Link Round Up: #15NTC Edition

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

We have had a blast at the 2015 Nonprofit Technology conference in Austin, Texas! Today’s Link Round Up features links we’ve collected this week at #15NTC

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Monday Matters!

Getting Attention

Director of Marketing , Austin Film Society (Austin, TX). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Communications Associate , Newman’s Own Foundations. Westport, CT). Communications & Marketing Administrator, Healthcare Distribution Management Association (Arlington, VA). Communications Strategist , Society of Professional Journalists (Indianapolis, IN). Digital Media Associate , Technoserve (Washington DC).

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YOUR Next Nonprofit Marketing Job

Getting Attention

Communications Manager Any Baby Can (Austin, TX). Please post your nonprofit marketing jobs here. Communications Associate Powder River Basin Resource Council (Sheridan, WY). Communications Coordinator National Flute Association (Chicago, IL). Communications Manager City Lights (Chicago, IL).

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*YOUR New Nonprofit Marketing Job—Movin’ up Monday

Getting Attention

Communications Coordinator , Greenlights (Austin, TX). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Communications Director , Burst for Prosperity (Seattle, WA).

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15 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Communications Multimedia Specialist , Retired Teachers Specialist (Austin, TX). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Advertising & Media Strategist , PETA (Los Angeles, CA). Communications & Resource Development Coordinator , COFI (Chicago, IL). Communications Director , The Center for Popular Democracy (New York of Washington, DC). Communications Producer—Political Parity , Hunt Alternatives (Cambridge, MA).

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Great Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Graphic Designer YMCA of Austin (Austin, TX). Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits. Communications & Political Director , National Organization for Women (New York, NY). Communications & Program Associate Center for Genetics and Society (Berkeley, CA). Communications Coordinator The Human Society of Sarasota County (Sarasota, FL). Communications Coordinator City Academy (St. Louis, MO).

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Communications Specialist , Capital Area Food Bank of Texas (Austin, TX). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Communications Counselor , Full Court Communications (Oakland, CA). Communications Manager , The Education Alliance. New York, NY).

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Your Future Here?

Getting Attention

Graphics Designer , Austin Children’s Museum (Austin, TX). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. Thanks! NEW OPPORTUNITIES. Communications Director , Highstead (Redding, CT).

Another Postcard Annual Report Success Story!

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Last week, I received this note from Nicole Daspit Sarkar, the director of development and outreach for AGE (Austin Groups for the Elderly), about what happened when they decided to reduce their long annual report to a postcard, and she agreed to let me share it with you.

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22 Terrific Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Monday Matters

Getting Attention

Assistant Director – Marketing and Communications URJ Greene Family Camp (Austin, TX). Post YOUR open nonprofit marketing and communications positions here. Associate Communications & Marketing Manager Point Foundation (New York, NY). Communications Coordinator The Nonprofit Association of Oregon (Portland, OR). Communications Manager Children Without Worms (Atlanta, GA). Communications Manager Make-A-Wish Missouri (St. Louis, MO).

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19 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Associate Web Producer , Blackbaud (Austin, TX). Please post your open nonprofit marketing position here —for full- or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities.

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Life-Changing Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Marketing and Communications Coordinator Austin Opera (Austin, TX). Subscribers, we’re working on getting you the ability to opt-in or -out of these listings vs. other job posts. Hold on, please!

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WOWza Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Communications Manager Mental Health America of Texas (Austin, TX). Austin, TX). Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits. Communications Coordinator First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee (Milwaukee, WI). Communications Manager, Shared Value Initiative FSG (Boston, MA). Communications Manager Kinship Foundation (Chicago, IL). Communications and Marketing Manager Youth Frontiers (Twin Cities, MN).

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Work-Life Balance at #15NTC

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Kristina and I are currently in Austin, TX at this year’s Nonprofit Technology Conference. Greetings from Texas, Y’all! This morning, Stephanie Bowen, Leili Khalessi, Kerala Taylor and I led a session called Paradox but Possible: Hardcore on Work AND Life.

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#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

If you are headed to Austin in a couple of weeks for the Nonprofit Technology Conference, NTEN has Top Tips for an Amazing 15NTC. Happy Friday!

What’s Happening this March?

SocialButterfly

March 11-15, 2011, Austin, TX. March 17-18, 2011, Austin, TX. Spring is in the air… Well, almost. Here’s a look at some of the top social change events happening this month. Where do you go for your inspiration? March Events. Observances. National Nutrition Month.

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To-Die-For Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Monday Matters

Getting Attention

Events and Communications Manager Breakthrough Austin (Austin, TX). Post YOUR open nonprofit marketing and communications positions here. Account Director , Temp Digital Project Manager & Temp Web Developer Grizzard Communications (Atlanta, GA/Los Angeles, CA). Communications Associate Mobile Alliance for Maternal Action (Washington, D.C.). Communications Director Central Synagogue (New York, NY). Communications Director Make It Work Campaign.

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31 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Friday Futures

Getting Attention

Digital Marketing Manager , Austin Food Bank (Austin, TX). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. Thanks! New Opportunities. Communications and Social Media Manager , NLEOMF (Washington DC).

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OMG Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Communications and Events Specialist CDISC (Austin, TX). Senior Communications Specialist Texans Standing Tall (Austin, TX). Post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here: Featuring jobs with nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps, and vendors serving nonprofits. Communications Assistant (PT) Pulitzer Arts Foundation (St. Louis, MO). Communications Director Center on Policy Initiatives (San Diego, CA). Communications Director America Achieves (Washington, D.C.).

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You CAN Have It All

Getting Attention

Just back from Austin and this year’s NTEN Conference (#15NTC) , and I’m buzzing with energy from all I learned and those I met. But about halfway through the conference, I felt totally depleted… I was stressed by balancing my work responsibilities, things back home and the many choices I had before me in Austin. Guest blogger Stephanie Bowen leads communications and marketing for Mobile Alliance for Maternal Action (MAMA). Howdy y’all!

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17 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Communications Specialist , The National Domestic Violence Hotline (Austin, TX). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities.

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16 New Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ up Monday

Getting Attention

Austin, TX). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Administrative Assistant for Communications and Marketing , The Columbus Foundation (Columbus, OH).

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Capital Campaign Manager & Marketing Director , Capital Area Food Bank of Texas (Austin, TX). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities.

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Twitterific Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

Austin-based HelpAttack! wants to help you use your Twitter superpowers for good.Sign up and pledge a certain amount per Tweet for a month to the charity of your choice. At the end of 30-days HelpAttack! tallies your Tweets and sends you a bill.

3 Facebook Engagement Wins – Part 1: Straight from the horses mouth

Getting Attention

Thanks to guest blogger Rachel Carnegliaa, a nonprofit marketer and graphic designer promoting parks, trails, and green spaces at the Austin Parks Foundation. .

A Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Lizzie Chen

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

She received her Masters degree from the University of Texas at Austin in Journalism. Lizzie Chen. Here’s the latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators, where we ask you to describe your day in your own words.

The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Philanthropy Southwest / Austin, TX / $675. SXSW / Austin, TX / Price varies. It's finally here! If you loved our 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar get ready for our new, improved, and updated 2019 calendar!

Upcoming Nonprofit Leadership Talks & Training

Fundraising Coach

Are you in Orlando, Salt Lake City, Austin, Seattle, or Kansas City? AUSTIN: BBCON (October 25-27). I'll be coming to Austin to participate in a "Big Idea" featured speakers line up discussing the power of story. I'll be coming to each and would love to get together. Most of my work is private, with individuals and nonprofits. But I also love giving leadership and fundraising trainings at conferences.

Another creative pledge/viral fundraising idea

Blue Sky Collaborative

Well Aware, a nonprofit in Austin, TX has come up with a variation on the a-thon fundraising model. In their "Shower Strike: campaign, they've asked people to form teams to raise raise $1000 to benefit Well Aware. Now here's the.

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3 Facebook Engagement Wins – Part 1: Straight from the horses mouth

Getting Attention

Thanks to guest blogger Rachel Carnegliaa, a nonprofit marketer and graphic designer promoting parks, trails, and green spaces at the Austin Parks Foundation. .

#Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Let’s commiserate over some Mixed Links… Early Bird registration for the 2015 Nonprofit Technology Conference in Austin ends December 15th. Are you ready for the holidays? Me neither!

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How to Make Your Messaging More Relevant

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I’m headed to Austin, Texas today to teach a workshop I’m calling “So What and Who Cares? Getting Your Communications Right in 2012″ for the Texas Association of Nonprofit Organizations. You answer the So What?