Training: Fundraising for Christian Ministry

Fundraising Coach

Fundraising isn''t easy. But fundraising for your own ministry support can be even harder! Steve Shadrach knows that better than most. And he has tips and strategies for helping you raise your support and deepening your relationship with God. Ministry fundraising training Wednesday, August 13. He''s giving a webinar for The Nonprofit Academy on Wednesday, August 13 at 3 p.m. Read all about it, and register at, 5 Keys for Raising Your Ministry Support. (c) c) The Fundraising Coach, LLC.

Hobby Lobby and Christian Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

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Put More "Faith" in Your Brand - A Christian Tale

Donor Power Blog

Both were Christian organizations…that is until both underwent major transformations that more clearly defined how faith-based they really were. . While it shed its religious teachings several decades ago; its mission stayed the same and the organization felt Christians would unite to help people of other faiths. They felt the name change suggested the organization no longer wished to be a Christian charity.

Put More "Faith" in Your Brand - A Christian Tale

Donor Power Blog

Both were Christian organizations…that is until both underwent major transformations that more clearly defined how faith-based they really were. . While it shed its religious teachings several decades ago; its mission stayed the same and the organization felt Christians would unite to help people of other faiths. They felt the name change suggested the organization no longer wished to be a Christian charity.

The Story of a Church Making the Impossible, Possible

SocialButterfly

Facing the Giants was a surprise hit and was the best-selling resource in Christian stores in 2007. A Christian movie produced by a church in Atlanta all by volunteers within the congregation that premiered through Sony in movie theaters across America. PS: Interested in Christian churches who are creating a movie-making ministry?

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Help for funding your ministry

Fundraising Coach

I've spent the last 20 years raising money for Christian causes including pastoring a church. In Ask Without Fear for Christian Ministry , I lay out an easy-to-understand strategy for fundraising. Ask christian ministry ministryWe've never met anyone who got into ministry to raise money. Most people sense God's call and start doing service in some area. People are excited for them and encourage them.

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Easter Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

Now suppose your company is avowedly Christian and everybody knows it. Should you do Christian-themed cause-related marketing? But the ad… which hearkens back a time 35 years ago when every newspaper in America would print a Christian sermon on Easter Sunday… made me wonder if Hobby Lobby could or should do Christian cause marketing. Another avowedly Christian retailer, fast food chain Chick-fil-A, still observes blue law traditions as well.

The Top 22 Art Fundraising Ideas

Fundraiser Ideas

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To Make a Difference, Must You Choose?

SocialButterfly

For instance, I’m a Christian. Tags: Blog Talk SocialButterfly Alex Steed career career path champion change Christian Christianity courage discovery fear focus friends future motivation nonprofit questions Rosetta Thurman social change Social Marketing thought Life is full of choices–some more important than others. I started this post about four months ago, and the question remains unanswered for me, so I greatly appreciate your insights.

Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

Fundraiser Ideas

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Dunk Tank

Fundraiser Ideas

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Free Business Cards for Your Organization and Fundraising Events

Fundraiser Ideas

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Trivia Night Fundraiser

Fundraiser Ideas

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Trike-A-Thon

Fundraiser Ideas

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Easy Fundraising: Teach a Social Media and Social Networking Class for Parents

Fundraiser Ideas

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Easy Fundraising: Sell Baby Clothes

Fundraiser Ideas

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Second Chance Prom

Fundraiser Ideas

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Charity Abseil

Fundraiser Ideas

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Practice Transparency in Your Cause Marketing Campaigns or Do Damage Control

Cause Related Marketing

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Easy Fundraising: Convert Home VHS Videos to DVDs and/or Digitize Old Family Photos

Fundraiser Ideas

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Candle Fundraising

Fundraiser Ideas

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A quick and easy way to tell if a nonprofit spends money wisely

Blue Sky Collaborative

Some quotes form the article: "Christian nonprofit groups and churches are being urged by donors to be more forthcoming about their spending amid the economic downturn and I recently read a thought provoking article. Donors want financial transparency for churches.

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Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Rebecca Barrack

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

A two-time graduate of Florida State University, she is enjoying her second career and has been with Christian Care Ministry for 3 1/2 years. Christian Care Ministry is a 501(c)3 which administers the Medi-Share health care sharing program. Rebecca Barrack.

Local Sluts In My Area

Fundraiser Ideas

My aim was to create a Christian-owned website and put in funds to assist couples with their relationships, he said. We text all day and every day. Focused on pairing ambitious singles with oneanother, Elite Singles Jewish Dating site lets users confine the religious affiliation in their matches. We back up what we claim as we were founded by those who understand the web and would like to create it simpler.

Tweeting for Children

A. Fine Blog

The Christian Children’s Fund has changed its name to ChildFund International. Tags: Social Media ChildFund International Christian Children's Fund To celebrate their new, well, let’s call it “christening&# , they will be giving gifts of agricultural love and hope from the organization’s gift catalog for every 200 Twitter followers @childfund receives. These efforts will directly benefit children in Gambia, Zambia, Kenya and Ethiopia. There is [.].

Social Media and Newsletter Ideas for April 2021

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Cover the Christian approach (the resurrection of Jesus) or the secular one (Easter baskets with chocolate bunnies and marshmallow peeps, Easter Egg hunts, etc). Looking to fill your editorial calendar next month?

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Sounds Like A Squirrel

A Small Change

Who Jesus is and the message He brings is central to the work of most Christian organizations. Whether it is through traditional evangelism or by seeking to model an organization after Christ the Gospel message guides a Christian nonprofit’s vision. But the point of the story above illustrates the greater popular opinion of many Christian organizations. Beyond Christian ministries, there is a message in this for all of us.

Veterans + Social Media + Small Nonprofits = Community

Social Media Bird Brain

I’m not a Christian, but – as do most other faiths – mine encourages one to be kind to others, considerate and giving. image via United States Army Garrison Livorno I’m always sorry to see the end of the year because I love the feeling of the holiday season. The end of the year celebrations, with their anticipation of togetherness and shared joy allow me to share the traditions of my friends

The Whole Life Offering

A Small Change

His newist book, The Whole Life Offering: Christianity as Philanthropy , is a book for donors, volunteers, nonprofits, and philanthropists that breathes life into giving. If you are a Christian, this book will change your perspective on how you live out your faith and give. If you are not a Christian, this book makes some remarkable claims about how faith can and should impact your giving.

How Criteria Saved the Day

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

At our founding, the emphasis was on faith, science, and culture, but now we’re working toward helping Christian communities actually look Christian when they’re in the middle of divisive topics. Clear: avoiding abstractions and lofty Christian concepts. It even met all the optional criteria: no flashpoint words, negative words, or lofty Christian concepts. Jennifer Vander Molen.

Three Reasons Why Your Nonprofit Needs a Podcast in 2019

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Consider using your podcast to introduce people and let them share their stories and/or expertise Christian Aid Global Features a 2 to 3-minute podcast from the Communications Team at Christian Aid that includes various voices from 60 countries around the world. Some people will find it hard to believe that one of my favorite podcasts is produced by AARP.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Communications Associate , Christian Relief Services Charities (Alexandria, VA). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Communications Analyst , W.K. Kellogg Foundation (Battle Creek, MI). Communications Coordinator , Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Right Under Law (Washington DC). Communications Director , McKenzie River Gathering Foundation (Portland, OR).

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What if no one wants to help the people you are helping?

Get Fully Funded

This summer, I had the privilege of travelling to Montego Bay, Jamaica to lead a Board retreat for the Jamaican Christian School for the Deaf and Servant’s Heart Jamaica. Jamaican Christian School for the Deaf. If you’d like to join me in changing the future for a throwaway child by giving the gift of education, please go to www.missiondiscovery.org and designate your gift to Jamaican Christian School for the Deaf. .

There’s no such thing as competition in the nonprofit world

Get Fully Funded

What made it worse for me was that it was a Christian organization. Surely Christian nonprofit leaders wouldn’t speak ill of others, right? I’ve heard several stories lately about Executive Directors being competitive with one another and frankly, it irritates me. What’s the point? Why waste the energy feuding over service delivery? I remember many years ago working for someone like that.

What’s missing from most nonprofit mission statements?

iMarketSmart

World Vision: World Vision is an international partnership of Christians whose mission is to follow our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ in working with the poor and oppressed to promote human transformation, seek justice, and bear witness to the good news of the Kingdom of God. Last week I wrote a post that ruffled some feathers. I do that from time to time. It’s probably because everything I think, write and create begins with the donor in mind — not the fundraiser. Sorry.

4 hours of free leadership, goal-setting, and fundraising training

Fundraising Coach

NCDC - Ask Without Fear for Christian Ministry. Based on my most recent book, Ask Without Fear for Christian Ministry , this training is a great beginning point for those new to fundraising for ministry and a great, palette cleansing refresher for veteran leaders! As much as I love to do in-person leadership and fundraising trainings , sometimes you just can't get to them. So webinars can be incredibly helpful.

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The Greatest Story Ever Told

The Agitator

If I weren’t stealing this video out of the Christian Post , I’d be a bit hesitant to share it with you … The ‘Jesus’ ad by 1One Production and advertising agency LG2. How many times have you heard that effective fundraising — moving people in general, making a durable impression — revolves around storytelling. Tapping into the hardwiring in the lizard part of our brain. Dates back to communicating in the cave. And all that.

Death Of A Large Presence

The Agitator

It was under Bill’s tenure that Child Fund, then the Christian Children’s Fund, grew to be the largest child sponsorship organization in the world, propelled by his experience, skill and understanding of the world of. In the fundraising marching band of impressive and memorable characters Tom and I have known over the years, Bill Dixon was the Drum Major.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Friday Futures

Getting Attention

Director of Communications , Christian Foundation for Children and Aging. Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. Thanks! NEW OPPORTUNITIES. Assistant Program Director , International OCD Foundation (Boston, MA). Communications Associate , Communications Manager , Online Organizing Intern , Ella Baker Center (San Francisco, CA). Communications Associate , Spirit Rock Meditation Center (Woodacre, CA).

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Fundamentals of Audience Growth in the Nonprofit Sector

NonProfit Hub

Note: the Nonprofit Foundations Certificate program is tailored for Christian ministries. How can your nonprofit organization increase its audience growth? You have a cause and a message to share, but getting it out there to the right people isn’t always easy.

Using Celebrities to Enhance Your Cause-Related Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

the illustration World Vision, an international Christian relief and development organization, is working with Hannah Teter, the Olympic gold. Celebrities and Social Marketing, the Good, the Bad and the UglyTuesday’s posting talked about MacGuffins, devices that impel your target market to action when you're doing cause marketing or social marketing. One MacGuffin is the use of celebrities.In

The 5 Best Nonprofit Digital Stories from TechSoup’s Storymakers Contest

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Dr. Mark Karnes by Soddo Christian Hospital. Alexandra Ale Bezdikian. TechSoup’s annual Storymakers contest had some great entries this year. Watch the winners and see what you can learn from them. Guest Post by Alexandra (Ale) Bezdikian of TechSoup. The world is changing. The landscape of communication is evolving at an exponential rate, and digital media creation is riding at the head of the wave.

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Our EveryAction Hero: Texas Watch

EveryAction

One of the things that's recently helped us gain more activists is we have a brilliant filmmaker who's our Digital Content Director, Christian, and he's created some incredible visual content. Texas Watch is a nonpartisan citizen advocacy group founded in 1998. They just celebrated over 20 years of advocating for Texas families.

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