More Success Stories About Using Videos for Fundraising

Blue Sky Collaborative

[link] A nonprofit in Cleveland has seen 500% increases in campaigns that add a video appeal. This is worth reading about and trying to repeat at your organization.

Big Brains and Cool Kids (September 2020)

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Cleveland Clinic on Instagram Stories. Cleveland Clinic is rocking both its Instagram feed and stories with great, simple content marketing gold. We are often asked to recommend nonprofits and other smart folks to follow for your own professional development.

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14 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

New Media & Graphic Designer , Jewish Federation of Cleveland (Cleveland, OH). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Associate Director of Organizational Communications , Garden Conservancy (Garrison, NY). Communications and Partnerships Manager , Columbia University, CPC Learning (New York, NY). Communications Officer , International Planned Parenthood Federation (New York, NY). Communications Manager , Community Servings (Boston, MA).

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In the Beginning: Nonprofit Founding Stories

Getting Attention

In the early 1970s, he arrived at the Cleveland Foundation with his 65-page will in hand. Homer Wadsworth, director of the Cleveland Foundation shared, “No one knew whether he had five hundred or five thousand dollars to give.”. For other examples of successful founding stories, visit the Cleveland Foundation’s website highlighting its first 100 years or the CARE International website.

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*YOUR New Nonprofit Marketing Job—Movin’ up Monday

Getting Attention

Marketing Coordinator/ Specialist , Diabetes Partnership of Cleveland (Cleveland, OH). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Communications Coordinator , Greenlights (Austin, TX). Communications Director , Burst for Prosperity (Seattle, WA). Communications Director , Secular Student Alliance (Columbus, OH). Digital Content Manager , Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine.

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14 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

1) Communications and Marketing Interns , Medwish (Cleveland, OH). NEW OPPORTUNITIES 1) Communications and Marketing Interns, Medwish (Cleveland, OH) 2) Communications Associate, A New Leaf (Mesa, AZ) 3) Communications Coordinator: Public Relations and Community Coordinator: Community Relations, Uplift Education (Dallas, TX) 4) Communications Director, Variety: The Children’s [.]

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Friday Futures—Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

13) Online Communications Coordinator , Cleveland Foodbank (Cleveland, OH). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. Thanks! NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Associate Marketing Manager for Digital Production and Social Media , Trust for Public Land (San Francisco, CA). 2) Communications Coordinator , Breast Cancer Fund (San Francisco, CA).

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job—Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Marketing & Communications Project Manager , Jewish Federation of Cleveland (Cleveland, OH). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Advertising Associate , Trilogy Interactive (Berkeley, CA). Communications & Marketing Coordinator , The Temple (Atlanta, GA). Communications Coordinator , NORC at the University of Chicago (Chicago, IL).

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19 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Communications Intern Part-time , ACLU (Cleveland, OH). 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). Associate Web Producer , Blackbaud (Austin, TX). Communications Coordinator , DC Amalgamated Transit Union Local 689 (Forestville, MD).

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Nonprofit Marketing Help Wanted Now

Getting Attention

Marketing and Communications Intern, YWCA Greater Cleveland (Cleveland, OH). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. Thanks! NEW OPPORTUNITIES. Communications Associate , Art in General (New York, NY). Communications and Donor Relations Assistant , The National Marine Sanctuary Foundation (Silver Spring, MD). Communications and Membership Associate , Jewish Community Action (St. Paul, MN).

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16 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday!

Getting Attention

Communications Specialist , National and Global Ministries (Cleveland, OH). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Activism Marketing and Social Media Manager , Care2. Redwood City, CA). Communications Director , Time for Change Foundation. San Bernardino, CA). Communication and Outreach Manager , American Prairie Reserve (Bozeman, MT).

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Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—April 27, 2012

Getting Attention

Jewish Federation of Cleveland (Cleveland, OH). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here —FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. . NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Communications Coordinator. International Center for Transitional Justice. New York, NY). 2) Communications Director. Mountain Association for Community Economic Development (Berea, KY). 3) Communications Director. Planned Parenthood of South Florida and the Treasure Coast (West Palm Beach, FL).

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How the Hemophilia Federation of America Created Their Thank You Video

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Timing was on our side again as 27 of our 33 employees would soon be gathered in Cleveland to tour the site of our annual symposium, followed by a staff meeting. I quickly pulled together a storyboard for a thank you video, developed a draft script and rallied our creative/video expert to be sure he brought his equipment to Cleveland. “As Emily Roush-Bobolz. Thanksgiving may be next week, but year-end is a great time to thank your supporters.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Manager of Communications , Fund for Our Economic Future (Cleveland, OH). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Campaigns Communications Manager , Compassion & Choices (Washington DC). Communications Assistant , SC Association of Nonprofit Organizations (Columbia, SC). Communications Director , City Year (Los Angeles, CA). Creative Director , Capitol Communicator (Bethesda, MD).

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Your Future Here?

Getting Attention

The Center for Health Affairs (Cleveland, OH). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. Thanks! NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Communications and Marketing Director. Stand for Children (Memphis, TN). 2) Communications Director and Content Manager. FlexibilityOnline (New York, NY). 3) Communications Specialist , Nonprofit Foundation (New York, NY).

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – May 27, 2011

Getting Attention

5) Director of Marketing & Communications , Jewish Federation of Cleveland , (Cleveland, OH). Thanks for sharing your positive responses on the value of these nonprofit-marketing-specific job postings. People are reading, and applying! Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Communications Coordinator and Play Streets Planning Intern , Transportation Alternatives , (New York, NY).

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – June 3, 2011

Getting Attention

5) Director of Marketing & Communications , Jewish Federation of Cleveland , (Cleveland, OH). Thanks for sharing your positive responses on the value of these nonprofit-marketing-specific job postings. People are reading, and applying! Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. Assistant Director of Communications for Media Strategy and Outreach , NARAL Pro-Choice America , (Washington, D.C.).

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Grab-It Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Development and Communications Associate Preterm (Cleveland, OH). Subscribers, we’re working on getting you the ability to opt-in or -out of these listings vs. other posts. Hold on! . Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits. Chief Marketing and Communications Officer Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (Twin Cities, MN). Chief Marketing Officer Net Impact (San Francisco, CA).

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You know what would make her day?

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Cleveland Habitat Gift Basket. You know what people want more than anything else? They want to know that someone is paying attention to them. People want to matter. They want to know that you know they’re there. When it comes to building relationships with donors, it’s pretty simple. Pay attention to them. Get to know what matters to them, and do something about it. I speak a lot at Habitat events. And I always manage to work in something about my horses when I speak.

Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—March 30, 2012

Getting Attention

8) Communications Specialist , The United Church of Christ (Cleveland, OH). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here —FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Assistant Manager, Marketing and. Social Media Specialist. American Legacy Foundation (Washington, D.C.). 2) Associate Campaign Strategist and. Nonprofit Campaign Strategist. change.org (Washington, D.C.). 3) Communications and Media Intern , Ella Baker Center (Oakland, CA).

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Great Marketing Jobs in Nonprofit Orgs

Getting Attention

Communications & Research Associate Books@Work (Cleveland, OH). Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here. Associate Director, Media and Public Relations American Association for Cancer Research (Philadelphia, PA). Communications Associate The Partnership for Palliative Care (New York, NY). Communications Director The American Federation of Musicians (New York, NY). Communications Manager America Achieves (Washington, DC). Communications Manager Oceana (Washington, DC).

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Road to the Red Carpet Silent Auction Gala

The Biddery Blog

Join the Greater Cleveland Film Commission for the 3rd Annual Road to the Red Carpet, the Hollywood inspired black-tie affair celebrating the Academy Awards® and the best in film for the year! The evening promises to provide a true Hollywood experience for all in attendance. Guests will stroll in on a red carpet passing swarms of paparazzi. Inside awaits a selection of swanky cocktails and delicious LA inspired dishes.

Change It Up? Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Outreach Coordinator Maximum Accessible Housing of Ohio (Cleveland, OH). 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). Assistant Director, Marketing & Communications Arnold P. Gold Foundation. Englewood Cliffs, NJ).

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Your Official 17NTC Local's Guide to DC

EveryAction

Indique (Cleveland Park). We're just a few weeks away from one of the most highly-anticipated nonprofit conferences of the year and, seeing as it will be hosted in Washington, DC, our team wanted to share some favorite local spots to eat, drink, and enjoy the sights while visiting for 17NTC. Check out the list below and make sure to read the travel tips at the end! The Dabney. With locally-sourced dishes that change daily, the Dabney recently received a Michelin star and is worth the wait.

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Put Shakespeare’s Storytelling Skills to Work for Your Nonprofit

Getting Attention

Luke’s Foundation of Cleveland, and a dedicated advocate for funding nonprofit skill building in Communications. Guest blogger Kim St. John-Stevenson is the communications officer at the St. “To be or not to be, that is the question.” ” Most people recognize that as a classic Shakespearean quote, from Hamlet. But did you know the following quotes also come from Shakespeare’s pen? A foregone conclusion. Othello ). Come full circle. King Lear ).

Tis the Season for Bad Cause Marketing

Selfish Giving

A Cleveland newspaper asked the question: ”Is the food drive proof the retailer pays so little that many employees can’t afford Thanksgiving dinner?” I couldn’t make up this stuff if I tried. I found these two examples of bad cause marketing on the same day! That’s a first.

#ProAging: Celebrating The Senior Games As Winter Approaches

Non Profit Marketing 360

The ‘National Senior Games’ is a biennial event, held this past June in Houston, TX and slated to be in Cleveland, OH in July 2013. Doctors, teachers, and athletes encourage us all to get more exercise. For many of us, our springtime means the energy to start a program to get fit and overcome the initial discomforts. As we enter our summer months, the foundation of better health has been set, and we begin to push some of our boundaries.

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3 Things You Aren't Using Email For (But Should)

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The Greater Cleveland Food bank (top) and Girls Who Code (bottom) brought their annual reports online. The Greater Cleveland Food bank and Girls Who Code took advantage of the online annual report to include tons of photos, interesting infographics, and bright colors. Have you mastered the monthly eNewsletter? Do donors receive gift receipts in their inbox? And do you send donor appeals via Constant Contact like it''s no big deal.

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How to Shape & Share Your Nonprofit Stories – Recruit the Right Board Members

Getting Attention

Luke’s Foundation of Cleveland and a powerful advocate for funding nonprofit skill building in Communications! I’m happy to welcome guest blogger Kim St. John-Stevenson. She is the communications officer at the St. “He was splashing…enjoying the jungle’s great joys…when Horton the Elephant heard a small noise… Just a faint little yelp, as if some tiny person were calling for help.&#.

Ep196: Sarah Durham on How Branding + Fundraising = Brandraising

Selfish Giving

Show Notes Big Duck The Rebrand Effect [EBOOK} Sarah Durham on Twitter Brandraising Cleveland Clinic's Health Essentials Check out the podcast This Old Marketing (last ten minutes of the show) for the story on UK National Trust Magazine Sarah Durham, Big Duck. Today on CauseTalk Radio , Megan and I talk to Sarah Durham , CEO of Big Duck , a communications firm that is a leader in Brandraising - a proven approach to fundraising that puts the focus on marketing, branding, and communications.

10 Organizations Leading The Way This Mental Health Awareness Month

EveryAction

Positive Education Program Cleveland’s. Approximately 1 in 5 American adults experiences some sort of mental illness in any given year. Since 1949, May has been observed as Mental Health Awareness month to bring attention the ongoing need for proper support and health care services for those affected. Lack of access to appropriate mental health care carries serious consequences, including increased likelihood of hospitalization, homelessness, incarceration, and suicide.

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How to Shape & Share Your Nonprofit Stories – Recruit the Right Board Members

Getting Attention

Luke’s Foundation of Cleveland and a powerful advocate for funding nonprofit skill building in Communications! I’m happy to welcome guest blogger Kim St. John-Stevenson. She is the communications officer at the St. “He was splashing…enjoying the jungle’s great joys…when Horton the Elephant heard a small noise… Just a faint little yelp, as if some tiny person were calling for help.&#.

Nonprofits, For Heaven's Sake Listen to Robert Rose!

Selfish Giving

Or for as long as I've been consuming every bit of advice from Robert's Content Marketing Institute (which is led by another superstar - and long-suffering Cleveland Browns fan - Joe Pulizzi ), the podcast This Old Marketing , and his book Experiences. He's a regular at CMI's annual - and massive - Content World in Cleveland, Ohio. I'm a New England Patriots fan. Robert Rose is a Dallas Cowboys fan.

Newsletter: Will a Nonprofit’s Bet on Death be a Boon for Partnerships? ; How Brands Gave Thanks on Veterans Day ; Why Your Nonprofit Needs an Explainer Video

Selfish Giving

They should check out Cleveland Clinic's Health Essentials as an example of a nonprofit site that generates ad revenue. ?? Marie Curie , a UK-based nonprofit that runs hospices and supports people living with terminal illness, has launched Talkabout , a microsite to get people talking about everyone's favorite topic: dying and death. The site is resource-rich - even offering a downloadable set of playing cards to promote conversations around mortality.

The Challenge of Sports Celebrities for Charities

Cause Related Marketing

But just 300 miles away in Philadelphia or 250 miles away in Cleveland, Roethlisberger couldn’t get a cab at the airport or sell his signed jersey for $1 at a charity event there. I love sports and I love athletes and it’s been my pleasure to be around Heisman Trophy winners, two-sport legends, Super Bowl MVPs, NBA 7-footers, and first-round draft picks, all in charitable settings. I’ve even got an autograph from futbol marvel Pele.

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Newsletter: Help Writing Your Newsletter ??; Patagonia Stops Selling ‘Power Vests’ to Jerks; How to Deal with Unrealistic Expectations

Selfish Giving

Associate Director, Development Programs, Cleveland Clinic (Cleveland, OH) 3. Three things this week. First: Please, please head over and take the Selfish Giving / Catalist 2019 Corporate Partnership Professional Compensation Survey. This information doesn't exist ANYWHERE but is much-needed. As one reader wrote last week: "A salary survey, umm, yes please!

Top Nonprofit Brands

The Agitator

Cleveland Clinic. Here from Harris Interactive, in order, are the "Top 10" nonprofit brands consumers say they would most likely donate to: Susan G Komen for the Cure. American Cancer Society. Jude’s Research Hospital. Goodwill Industries. Salvation Army. Heifer Project International. Make-a-Wish Foundation. Mayo Clinic. American Red Cross. And the big shall get bigger! Interestingly, a few other brands made the "most trusted" top ten, but not the donate list.

13 Nonprofits Honored for Outstanding Taglines: "Nothing Stops a Bullet Like a Job" Pulls Top Honors for Homeboy Industries

Getting Attention

The Cleveland Foundation It’s a rare tagline that manages to recruit people to its cause both unabashedly and effectively. That’s exactly what The Cleveland Foundation pulls off here. A nonprofit’s tagline is hands down the briefest, easiest and most effective way to communicate its identity and impact. But this high-impact, low-cost marketing tactic is often overlooked or under-emphasized by nonprofits.

The Dragonfly Effect

The Agitator

Thanks to Sarah Spengler at United Way of Greater Cleveland for the pointer. Writing in the Stanford Social Innovation Review , marketing and psychology veterans Jennifer Aaker and Andy Smith offer the ‘Dragonfly Effect’ as a construct for nonprofits to think about and formulate social media campaigns … “To us, the Dragonfly Effect shows how synchronized ideas can be used to create rapid transformations through social media.

Getting Social Media Right

The Agitator

Sarah Spengler at the United Way of Greater Cleveland pointed The Agitator — and now you — to this helpful resource from The Bridgespan Group … Getting Social Media Right: A Short Guide for Nonprofit Organizations. It’s organized around seven “C’s&# … Cause — What is my organization’s mission, and can social media help me achieve it? Communication — What is the right role for social media in our overall communications efforts?

Award for Works Addressing Racism and Diversity

Seeking Grant Money Today

The annual awards are administered by the Cleveland Foundation. From The Foundation Center. Deadline: December 31, 2009 Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards to Honor Works for Addressing Racism and Diversity The Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards recognize books that have made important contributions to the understanding of racism and/or the appreciation of the rich diversity of human cultures.

Part II: The Demographic Time Bomb

GenerationYGive

Someone living, in say, Cleveland, reads an article on whatever the local news site is about a breakthrough in treatments for heart attacks. ( As a P.S. to this blog post, my "legal" advisor has noted that in order to prevent offending anyone at the Lexington airport, I should have been a little kinder with my assessment of what the airport offers to weary travelers. So let me clarify: there are loads of things to do at the Lexington airport. Just not after 7:30 p.m.)

Newsletter: Crush Your Goals with Influencers ; ‘Alexa, Donate to Toys for Tots’ ; The Insanity of the Teddy Bear Toss

Selfish Giving

Director, Philanthropy Communications, Cleveland Clinic (Beachwood, OH) 3. Ever since the team from Allison + Partners came on CauseTalk Radio to talk about how influencers can power cause marketing , I've become convinced my three-legged stool for cause marketing success, which previously included legs for sales, research and content marketing , needs a fourth for influencers.