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. They see a future in which dogs won’t need rescuing at all! Never Miss a Show - Sign Up for Email Updates. On the show, Megan, Beth and I discuss: Beth Bellanti Pander, Tito's Handmade Vodka.

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. Never Miss a Show - Sign Up for Email Updates. On the show, Megan, Ryan and I discuss: Ryan Harmon, Press Cleaners. The backstory on Press Cleaners and Ryan Harmon. How Socks for Souls got started.

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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.

#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. Blogs Community Cross-Post Development Donor Acquisition Fundraising Grants Grants and Funding How-to Major Gifts Marketing Nonprofit Perspectives Philanthropy Twitter Uncategorized Austin Civic Orchestra Blackbaud Blog Facebook Non-profit organization Social Media

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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. Austin said that each morning, he'd come into work at IJM and check Twitter's home page to see what was trending. Austin also said since social media is about connecting humans with humans, each morning he'd review all IJM's new Twitter followers.

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. The Chronicle of Philanthropy reports that “by the end of last year, the Austin Humane Society reported a 13-percent rise in contributions, not including bequests and other planned gifts, and it has maintained the gains this year, says Amanda Ryan-Smith, director of development.

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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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). Associate, Knowledge & Communications Northern California Grantmakers (San Francisco, CA). Chief Marketing Officer YWCA of Metro Atlanta (Atlanta, GA). Communications Associate Land Trust of Napa County (Napa, CA).

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Crazy Great Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Communications Director National Domestic Violence Hotline (Austin, TX). Marketing Communications Assistant Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Texas (Austin, TX). Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits. Citizen Outreach Staff Fund for the Pubic Interest: Environment Oregon (Portland, OR). Communications Associate New York State Health Foundation (New York, NY). Communications Coordinator Trillium Employment Services (Auburn, WA).

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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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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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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. If you will be in Austin, or if you’re attending NTC virtually , we’d love to meet you! Here are some ways to get in touch with the Network for Good team at NTC

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. Communications and Learning Coordinator-Youth Economic Participation Initiative , Talloires Network (Medford, MA). Communications and Marketing Intern , New Hampshire Children’s Trust (Concord, NH). Chief Communications and Advocacy Officer , GLSEN (New York, NY).

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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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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. Administrative Assistant, Communications Mott Foundation (Flint, MI). Communications Director UC Student Association (Oakland, CA). Communications & Fund Development Manager Yakima Humane Society (Yakima, WA).

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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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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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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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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). Communications and Public Relations Manager OPCC (Santa Monica, CA). Digital Marketing Coordinator Communities Foundation of Texas (Dallas, TX). Director of Communications, Dept.

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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). Communications Director , Secular Student Alliance (Columbus, OH). Digital Content Manager , Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine. Washington, DC). Director of Communications , NESsT (San Francisco, CA).

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Newsletter: Creative Examples of Benefits for Virtual Sponsors ; OkCupid Wants You to be a VILF in November ; 5 Ways to Market Your Nonprofit in Age of Resistance ?

Selfish Giving

Corporate Relations Manager, Central Texas Food Bank , Austin, TX ($35k - $47k) 2. This Austin movie theater regularly changes its marquee to comment on the times. Three things to share with you today. First, join Doctors Waters and Giagrando (the Cause Docs !)

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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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). Communications Specialist , FHI 360 (Atlanta, GA). Digital Advocacy Intern , NARAL Pro-Choice America (Washington, DC). Director of Digital Innovation , The Sierra Club (San Francisco, CA or Washington, DC).

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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). Digital Marketing and Analytics Director , Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (Princeton, NJ). Director, Communications and Corporate Marketing , The Joint Commission. Oakbrook Terrace, IL).

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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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. Associate for Online Content & Media & Public Relations Specialist , Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (Cambridge, MA). Communications Coordinator , DC Amalgamated Transit Union Local 689 (Forestville, MD). Communications & Marketing Manager , SACNAS (Santa Cruz, CA).

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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! Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits. Associate Web Producer , Director of Marketing and Creative Services , Marketing Manager & Multimedia Associate Clinton Foundation (New York, NY). Communications Associate.

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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. What is amazing about that is we are in the midst of fires surrounding Austin.

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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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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.

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. Stephanie, Leili, Kerala, and Kivi.

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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. March 2011, [U.S. Health Observance]. Hashtag: #NNM. World Water Day. March 22, 2011 [UN Observance]. Hashtag: #WorldWaterDay. Earth Hour. March 27, Worldwide. Hashtag: #earthhour. Events and Conferences.

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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). Communications Coordinator , The Boys and Girls Club (Greenwich, CT). Communications Director , Save the Bay (San Francisco, CA). Communications Director , Scion Nonprofit Staffing (San Francisco, CA).

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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! Let’s dive right into some Mixed Links… Third Space Studio and BC/DC Ideas are looking for smaller nonprofits with budgets under $2 million to round out survey data for their 4th annual Individual Donor Benchmark Survey.

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. Communications and Marketing Fellowship Program , CECP (New York, NY). Communications Officer & Digital Strategy Assistant , Michael J. Fox Foundation (New York, NY). Communications Coordinator , SEIU (Washington DC).

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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). Associate Director of Communications , American Rivers. Denver, CO). Communications Coordinator , ACLUF (New York, NY). Communications Director , United for a Fair Economy (Boston, MA).

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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. Assistant Communications Manager , Montefiore Medical Center (Bronx, NY). Communications Associate , Levitt Pavilions (Beverly Hills, CA). Communications Coordinator (Part-time), NARAL Pro-Choice Washington (Seattle, WA).

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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. Donations are processed and fulfilled through Network for Good.HelpAttack! has nearly 6,000 charities already in place. It’s a simple matter to add yours. Ehren Foss Facebook David J. Neff Sarah Vela Network for Good HelpAttack Twitter

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Marketing Communications Specialist Arise (Austin, TX). Post YOUR nonprofit communications job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps, and vendors serving nonprofits. ABQtodo Marketing & Operations Manager Albuquerque Community Foundation (Albuquerque, NM). Account Executive Fenton (Los Angeles, CA). Associate Director, Marketing San Francisco Ballet (San Francisco, CA). Communications Associate Center for Health and Gender Equity (Washington, DC). Communications Coordinator St.

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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. 10:00 am – 12:00 pm: My mid-morning varies between taking photographs of students from the charter school we help run, East Austin College Prep, editing photos, creating a production schedule for video shoots and editing videos. 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.

Change It Up? Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Director of Marketing and Communications Capital Area Food Bank (Austin, TX). Senior Director of Marketing and Communications Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Texas (Austin, TX). Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here: Nonprofit organizations, grantmakers, agencies and other vendors serving nonprofits and B Corps. Associate Director Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood (Boston, MA). Assistant Communications Manager Montefiore (Bronx, NY).

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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. . You see, I was lucky enough to get some first-hand answers on effective engagement strategies for nonprofits, directly from Facebook employees, at a recent panel here in Austin.

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! We've searched far and wide for the best and brightest nonprofit conferences from all around the country! These conferences range in size, location, and topic. We have everything from: Fundraising & Grants. Nonprofit Management. Marketing & Communications.