California earthquake LIVE tweeting!

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

You can search by location, by km radius, by language, by tone, you name it… Roughly 20 minutes ago, I happened to be checking my Twitter contact updates and noticed someone “tweet&# about a quake in California.

Cause Marketing… um… Magic

Cause Related Marketing

Tags: Parenting David Copperfield Clorox Bleach California Oak Foundation The Clorox Company Sudden Oak Death Safeway

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Cause Marketing State Parks

Cause Related Marketing

In this instance, AAA of Northern California, an auto club that also includes the states of Nevada and Utah, wants their members to see how competitive their auto insurance rates are. California has plans to shutter as many as 70 of the state’s 279 state parks on July 1, 2012.

Want to learn fundraising or social media? Check Out These New November Webinars & Workshops!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Mary Morgan, Nourish America, Ojai, California. November 14th, 2012 Workshop: Advanced Content Marketing for Your Business, Asian Pacific American Chamber of Commerce (APACC) Portland, OR, 5:30pm Register here. November 15th, Moving on up in your nonprofit career Learn more.

Reader Questions: What are the best fundraising blogs & books?

Wild Woman Fundraising

This question is from the marvelous Shuai in California, who will start a nonprofit one day, and wants to know ALL about fundraising, and also, specifically, about which fundraising blogs and books she should read!

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Meg Whitman ? ?California's Sarah Palin?

Mission Minded

To Make Your Cause's Facebook Updates Unforgettable Use Conversational Language

Cause Related Marketing

Christenfeld of the University of California at San Diego, and Jill A Warker of the University of Scranton. University of California at San Diego Professor Laura Mickes Facebook Cause Marketing Research cause marketing

Private vs. Public Schools and Marketing Channels (EF-0014)


On today’s episode we discuss our second set of listener submitted questions. This time on if the approach to public and private school fundraising is different and how to determine what fundraising marketing channels to focus on. You can have your question discussed on the show by emailing me – The post Private vs. Public Schools and Marketing Channels (EF-0014) appeared first on MarketSmart, LLC |.

Crazy Great Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Director, Knowledge & Communications Northern California Grantmakers (San Francisco, CA). Marketing Coordinator Oakland Museum of California Foundation (Oakland, CA). Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits.

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

Wild Woman Fundraising

I started a phone fundraising program at Equality California, a non-profit organization that had, at the time, over 600,000 members. But I never got a chance to find out at Equality California, because not too long after I left the organization, they brought their phone fundraising program in-house and hired their own staff to make the calls. Today’s post is by Michael Nyman, of Impact Dialing.

14 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Web Coordinator , California Institute of Integral Studies (San Francisco, CA). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Communications Assistant – Data Visualization , Climate Policy Initiative (San Francisco, CA).

Buy One Plant One Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

Hollywood, California-based WeWOOD will plant a tree every time you purchase on of its wooden watches.The tree-planting will be undertaken by the nonprofit American Forests under the banner of its Global ReLeaf program.

Urgent Warning: Immediate Action Required

The Agitator

ACTION ITEM: A dangerous and overreaching Bill (Assembly Bill 2855) is working its way through the California legislature. We’re rushing this to you over the weekend so you’re prepared and ready to act first thing Monday morning. For the sake of your organization, your clients, and your colleagues on Twitter, LinkedIn Facebook or reading your blog, we urge you to move quickly and forward this Alert to them immediately so they can also take action.

Let’s Give! The Big List of National, Local and Collegiate Online Giving Days (2016 Edition)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

NOV – Give Big Riverside County (California). MAY – Give Big San Bernardino County (California). APRIL – UCSB Give Day (University of California, Santa Barbara). Are you thinking about participating in a Giving Day? Good news!

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Ep201: SoCal Honda Dealers 'Causejack' Super Bowl for Charity

Selfish Giving

How the Helpful Bowl got started by Southern California Honda dealers.

Protecting Michael Moore AND The Koch Brothers

The Agitator

Have the names of your contributors been illegally and publicly exposed by the Attorney General of California? Here’s a 116-page list of organizations whose major contributors were “inadvertently” made public on the website of the California AG. First, our thanks to the many Agitator readers who passed along their thanks to key California legislators. See for yourself.

To-Die-For Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Monday Matters

Getting Attention

Marketing and Communications Administrator Children’s Home Society of California. Marketing Manager Challenged Athletes Foundation (San Diego, California). 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.).

16 New Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ up Monday

Getting Attention

Communications Manager , California Native Plant Society (Sacramento, CA). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities.

To-Die-For Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Communications Manager Water Policy Center—Institute of California. Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here. Associate Director, Development Communications. Michael J. Fox Foundation (New York, NY). Communications Associate Grantmakers for Education (Portland, OR).

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Director, Internal Communications Easter Seals Southern California (Los Angeles, CA). Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here. Associate Director of Media Relations American Rivers (Washington, D.C.). Communications And Campaigns Manager Waterkeepers Chesapeake. Takoma Park, MD).

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Your Next Nonprofit Marketing Job: Monday Matters

Getting Attention

Marketing Manager Museum of California (Oakland, CA). Post YOUR open nonprofit marketing and communications positions here. Communications Coordinator (PT) World Affairs Council of Oregon (Portland, OR). Communications Specialist The Health Trust (San Jose, CA). Communications Specialist, School Improvement & Marketing Manager Southern Regional Education Board (Atlanta, GA). Events Director/Consultant & External Relations Associate END Fund (New York, NY).

Death Of A Fundraising Pioneer

The Agitator

Russ Reid, a pioneer in monthly giving and direct response television (DRTV), died Saturday, December 7 at his home in Sierra Madre, California. He was 82 years old.

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Donordigital is hiring


Donordigital is expanding its team in Berkeley, California and Washington, DC, and is seeking qualified candidates to fill several key positions in our company including Senior Web Designer, Account Executive, and Advertising Manager.

Story Time: Not Just for Babies

Getting Attention

Guest blogger, Chapin Cole is a proud Millennial who works in nonprofit development in the California Bay Area. She blogs on getting successful (yet stress-free) as a nonprofit staffer. Who cares what your nonprofit is doing to change the world? I don’t.

Urgent Alert to U.S. Nonprofits–Immediate Action Needed

The Agitator

Because right now the Attorney General of California is set on requiring that any nonprofit seeking a license to solicit funds in the nation’s largest state first turn over their lists of top donors that are filed with the IRS on a supposedly “confidential” schedule of your tax return. If you’re willing to turn over the list of your top donors to the government then you need read no further.

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Amy Miller

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

She has a bachelor’s degree in Journalism from California State University, Long Beach. Amy Miller. 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. We want to hear from you too!

Multicultural Cause-Related Marketing Part I

Cause Related Marketing

who works for a prominent multi-cultural consultancy in California, asks if I’ve ever posted on the topic of multi-cultural cause marketing, specifically cause-related marketing targeted to Hispano/Latino audiences.It’s New reader Gabriel Q., s an interesting topic to be sure, but I had to confess that I have never written on the subject and I don’t recall ever seeing any studies with regard to.

Social Media Takeovers: 6 Nonprofits That Gave It Up for Good (PLUS: 6 Tips for Getting it Right)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

His California-based #micronation, also known as Provisional Territories of the F.A.R.T. Image Source: p/dzN6Vp. Would you hand over the keys to your nonprofit’s Twitter or Instagram account to a volunteer, partner, artist or celebrity? .

Election Day Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

On election day you could get a free taco at California Tortilla locations along the East Coast when your showed your ‘I Voted’ sticker, no purchase necessary. Tim Horton's LaMar's Donuts and Coffee California Tortilla Non-Transactional Cause Marketing cause marketing

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Communications Coordinator , Blue Shield of California Foundation (Chico, CA). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Chief Marketing Officer , National Aquarium (Baltimore, MD). Communications Associate , The Anti-Violence Project. New York, NY). Communications Coordinator , Colorado Water Trust (Denver, CO). Communications Manager , Grand Canyon Trust (Flagstaff, AZ). Email & Mobile Manager , Amnesty International (Flexible location).

#Interview: Nedra Kline Weinreich, Social Marketer, Author, and Owner of the “Spare Change” Blog

Non Profit Marketing 360

I’m managing a project for them in California around the stigma of mental illness. Nedra Kline Weinreich is a widely recognized expert on social marketing (not to be confused with social media marketing).

Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job?—Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Social Media Specialist , California Academy of Sciences (San Francisco, CA). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Associate Producer , Marketing Graphic Designer , Online Strategist and Web Designer , The Humane Society (Washington DC). Communications Intern , Marketers without Borders (Toronto, ON). Communications Intern , Rising Tide Capital (Jersey City, NJ). Communications Director , ACLU-NJ (Newark, NJ).

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Marketing Your Cause to Millennials—What Works

Getting Attention

Guest blogger, Chapin Cole is a proud Millennial who works in nonprofit development in the California Bay Area. She blogs here on getting successful yet stress-free as a nonprofit staffer. The Secret to Marketing to Millennials—There Isn’t One.

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#Interview: Steve Frillmann, Executive Director, Green Guerillas

Non Profit Marketing 360

A community garden created by local residents with the help and support of Green Guerillas. This is a repost of an article that originally appeared on the MKCREATIVE blog in March, 2010. Each month we look at a marketing challenge faced by many of our clients.

Cause-Related Marketing to Your List

Cause Related Marketing

I was in California Pizza Kitchen (CPK) the other day and spied this handcard as the waiter presented me with the bill.The offer is straightforward. Tags: California Pizza Kitchen Charity Member Lists

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – May 6, 2011

Getting Attention

6) Editor , California HealthCare Foundation , (Oakland, CA). 9) Special Events Manager , NARAL Pro-Choice California , (San Francisco, CA). Thanks for sharing your positive responses on the value of these nonprofit-marketing-specific job postings. People are reading, and applying!

Yours? Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Associate, Knowledge & Communications Northern California Grantmakers (San Francisco, CA). Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here. Assistant Vice President, Public Relations & Communications Easter Seals (Chicago, IL).

I Won’t Support My Grandma’s Nonprofit

Getting Attention

Guest blogger, Chapin Cole is a proud Millennial who works in nonprofit development in the California Bay Area. She blogs on getting successful (yet stress-free) as a nonprofit staffer. Lately, there’s been attention on the idea that nonprofit organizations should take more risks.

Do people prefer when others pay for a nonprofits’ administrative costs?


And, finally, some smart folks at the University of California, San Diego (Uri Gneezy, Elizabeth Keenan, and Ayelet Gneezy) have proved me right.

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Pioneers Needed.

Cause Related Marketing

A handful were at Sutter’s Mill, California when gold was discovered. But unlike Nevada, California and Colorado, the settlement of Utah wasn’t motivated by the lust for precious metals. Today my adopted state of Utah celebrates Pioneer Day. It’s a founder’s day that commemorates the day an initial band of 151 settlers from the east landed in the Valley of the Great Salt Lake.

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