The CALM not BUSY Book Club is Open!

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Today we opened the CALM not BUSY Book Club Group on Facebook. The post The CALM not BUSY Book Club is Open! We have all kinds of fun stuff planned. including new content, live Q & A sessions, and more. We are trying out the new Social Learning tools for Facebook Groups too.

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6 Nonprofit Marketing Lessons Learned from The Baby-Sitters Club

J Campbell Social Marketing

Recently I have been reading the wonderful book series The Baby-Sitters Club by Anne M. Within the first book in The Baby-Sitters Club series, Kristy’s Big Idea , there are a multitude of marketing ideas that can apply to just about any nonprofit, large or small, established or start-up.

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Coming Soon: The CALM not BUSY Book Club

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

That’s why we are going to host an online book club for CALM not BUSY and invite everyone who purchases the book to join us. The post Coming Soon: The CALM not BUSY Book Club appeared first on Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog.

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Three Pillars of Nonprofit Marketing Management [CoCoa Club Video #1]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Welcome to our new free video series from the Communications Coaching Program for Executive Directors (we call it the CoCoa Club for short.). CoCoa Club Videos Nonprofit Marketing Strategy

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Having a Book Club at Your Nonprofit

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We love what Melinda Billings at Peacehaven Community Farm came up with to bring key players in her organization together – a book club! Here are several significant outcomes of our book club: 1. What books would work for your book club? Melinda Billings.

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10 Excellent Club Fundraising Ideas

Fundraiser Ideas

Organizing fundraisers for clubs and activities can be a fun and educational experience for high school students. By selecting club fundraising ideas that relate thematically to the activity or club being supported, club members can often achieve improved results, both in donations and in increased awareness of the club in the greater community. Here are ten club fundraising ideas that go beyond the same old bake sale or car wash routine. Club calendars.

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The #Donorlove Glee Club

The Agitator

And contrary to the headline in Tom’s rant, Stop Bashing ‘Donor-Centricity , I’m a charter member of the #donorlove Glee Club. It’s clear from the wealth of thoughtful comments this week that Agitator readers are a donor-centric, donor-loverish, donor-centered, supporter-led tribe.

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Nonprofit Job Club in Austin May 25th!

Wild Woman Fundraising

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Virtual Book Club Today at 1 ET

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Claire Meyerhoff and I are hosting the second installment of our virtual book club for The Nonprofit Marketing Guide today (Friday) from 1:00 – 1:30 pm ET (10:00 – 10:30 a.m.

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10 Simple Fundraising Ideas for Clubs

Fundraiser Ideas

Fundraising is a very important function for clubs. Following are 10 simple fundraising ideas for clubs. Candy Bar Fundraiser – Your club can make a lot of money selling candy bars. With this simple fundraising idea, club members can go door-to-door or place an “honor system” box in office break rooms. Change Jars – Spare change jars can be set near the cash register of local merchants to encourage costumers to donate their excess change to your club.

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From Shopping Clubs To Monthly Giving

The Agitator

So it’s good news for fundraisers that consumers are flocking to subscription media services and buyers’ clubs. We’re creatures of habit. Once we pick up a behavior pattern, we tend to stick with it.

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First Social Media Club Experience

A Small Change

About a month ago, I went to a Social Media Club event in Seattle , and it was a phenomenal experience. At the Social Media Club event, I was thrilled to be with a group of people who are innovating with these tools in amazing ways. If your nonprofit is thinking about new ways to use social media, or for technological board members, find the local Social Media Club in your city and check it out.

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Join the Nonprofit Marketing Guide Book Club on Third Fridays

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

So, Claire Meyerhoff, our resident media relations pro, and I are turning our Magic Keys Radio and Podcast into a virtual book club meeting on the third Fridays for the rest of this year, starting this Friday. But it’s not a book club without you.

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Come to our Nonprofit Job Club in Austin tomorrow

Wild Woman Fundraising

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Drop your membership in the “Ain’t It Awful” club

Get Fully Funded

If you’re a card-carrying member of the “Ain’t It Awful” club, it’s time to drop your membership. Membership in the club is given to people who. So, starting today, drop your membership in the “Ain’t It Awful” club. Especially if you want to raise money. complain about how hard fundraising is. whine about how bad the economy is. blame the economy for their lackluster fundraising results. always compare their nonprofit to others.

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The 100,000 Club

The Agitator

I noticed this brief article the other day reporting on publications that had passed the 100,000 threshold in terms of paid digital subscribers. The list is short … New York Times – April 2011. Times of London – June 2011. The Economist – November 2011. National Geographic – November 2011. Cosmopolitan – March 2012. The Agitator – we anticipate April 2012. Just kidding on that last one.

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Drop your membership in the “Ain’t It Awful” club

Get Fully Funded

If you’re a card-carrying member of the “Ain’t It Awful” club, it’s time to drop your membership. Membership in the club is given to people who. So, starting today, drop your membership in the “Ain’t It Awful” club. Especially if you want to raise money. complain about how hard fundraising is. whine about how bad the economy is. blame the economy for their lackluster fundraising results. always compare their nonprofit to others.

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CauseTalk Radio Ep61: Boys & Girls Clubs Takes Cause Marketing Back to School

Selfish Giving

Today on CauseTalk Radio we talk to Artis Stevens , National Vice President, Marketing Strategy & Operations at Boys & Girls Clubs of America , about its back-to-school cause marketing campaign, Great Futures.

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Come on to the Nonprofit job Club in Austin on September 14th!

Wild Woman Fundraising

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Boys & Girls Clubs Golf-a-thon

Blue Sky Collaborative

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Grand Rapids,MI is set to kick off its "100 Holes Challenge," a golf pledge event fundraiser, using SWEET Fundraising Software for Walkathons and Pledge Events. 40 golfers will try to play 100 holes of.

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Looking to transition into nonprofit work? Nonprofit Job Club meeting tomorrow!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Tags: Finding a job Sector-Switching nonprofit job club npjc

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Do you want to come to 501 Tech Club on September 20th?

Wild Woman Fundraising

at the 501 Tech Club! What is Austin 501 Tech Club? The 501 Tech Club is a monthly gathering of people working on or interested in nonprofit technology in the Austin, TX Area. Even if you’re not in Austin, find a 501 Tech Club meetup near you ! Tags: Collaboration Video Game Volunteers 501 tech club adventures in fundraising austin Fundraising mazarine treyz money for a cause nonprofit fundraising Sage Stacy Dyer videogame Come on an Adventure!

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Ep230: Lowe's Raises $1.5 Million with In-Store Fundraiser, Will Renovate 50 Boys & Girls Clubs

Selfish Giving

million initiative where Lowe’s gives a $50,000 grant and hands-on support from employee volunteers to one Boys & Girls Club in each of the 50 states to refurbish the facility. Why Lowe's decided to expand its relationship with Boys & Girls Clubs of America.

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Come hear what it’s like to be an executive director at the Nonprofit Career Club on August 10th!

Wild Woman Fundraising

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Come on out and meet me at the 501 Tech Club on August 16th!

Wild Woman Fundraising

I have a terrible confession: Even though I was active in the 501 tech club in Portland, I’ve never been to the 501 tech club in Austin! This week, in fact, today, I’m going to be attending the 501 tech club in Austin! Austin 501 Tech Club: Pain Management: Who has time for social media? social media 501 tech club atx Jon Lebkowsky mazarine treyz meeting nonprofit nonprofit meetup who has time for social media

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CauseTalk Radio Ep22: Cause Marketing Goes Back to School with Target, Boys & Girls Clubs

Selfish Giving

million directly to schools via a Facebook voting initiative Then Artis Stevens with Boys and Girls Clubs shares some. CauseTalk Radio Podcast back to school boys and girls clubs cause marketing targetToday, Megan and I chat with Jenna Reck of Target who explains Give With Target, the retailer’s first-ever initiative that combines cause with back to school marketing, giving $2.5 million in grants as well as $2.5

The 93 Dollar Club – a fantastic example of online donors doing it for themselves

Giving in a Digital World

One part of the presentation that got a lot of folks interested was the story of the 93 Dollar Club – so I thought it worth repeating that here for anyone who hasn’t come across it before (you can see more about it in the presentation).

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The 93 Dollar Club – a fantastic example of online donors doing it for themselves

Giving in a Digital World

One part of the presentation that got a lot of folks interested was the story of the 93 Dollar Club – so I thought it worth repeating that here for anyone who hasn’t come across it before (you can see more about it in the presentation).

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15 Reasons Why Colleges and Universities Better Start Raising Money Much FASTER!!!

iMarketSmart

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[Guest Post] Quitting the Culture Club – Why blaming a lack of culture of philanthropy is just plain lazy

Fundraising Coach

Quitting the Culture Club - Why blaming a lack of culture of philanthropy is just plain lazy. The post [Guest Post] Quitting the Culture Club – Why blaming a lack of culture of philanthropy is just plain lazy appeared first on FundraisingCoach.com.

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No Kid Hungry grows its monthly giving club with an integrated marketing campaign

DonorDigital

During the month of April 2013, Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry campaign grew its monthly giving club, The Hunger Core , by over 300 new members.

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How to Solve Any Nonprofit Marketing Problem [New Video]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Today I’m sharing the second video in our new series from the Communications Coaching Program for Executive Directors (we call it the CoCoa Club for short.). CoCoa Club Videos Nonprofit Communications Nonprofit Marketing Strategy

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Editorial Calendar Basics [New Video]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Today I’m sharing the third video in our new series from the Communications Coaching Program for Executive Directors (we call it the CoCoa Club for short.). CoCoa Club Videos Content Marketing Nonprofit Communications Publication Management editorial calendars

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Sierra Club Earth Day Email Success -- Upped My Awareness & Engagement in a Snap in 2 Seconds

Getting Attention

I received an email from the Sierra Club last week offering me seven easy ways to rock my earth day. This succinct email made it easy for me to get a plan together, and feel very appreciative of the Sierra Club. One suggestion though; make sure the timing is a bit more aligned than was the Sierra Club's. Loved it. The email was short, to the point and helped me out hugely.

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Staples Easy Button Campaign Benefiting Boys and Girls Clubs of America

Cause Related Marketing

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Free Webinar: Rockstar Nonprofit Presentations Feburary 20th

Wild Woman Fundraising

How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Are you looking to talk more persuasively for your cause? Do you want to have a bigger impact for your nonprofit through speaking? Join us on February 20th, from 1pm to 2pm EST for Rock Star Presentations for Non-Profit Leaders: How to Perform Like a Champ.

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Come to our Nonprofit Career Club Today at 5:30pm in Austin TX

Wild Woman Fundraising

Have you ever wanted to take your nonprofit career to the next level? Join us today at 5:30pm at 2500 Exposition Blvd, Howson Library, in Austin, TX, when we’ll be talking with Lisa Avra, CDO of the Ransom Center! She’s going to be talking about her Development career thus far, about what she does all day, and advice for people who want to reach the C-level of nonprofit fundraising. I want to ask her, Are your duties mainly major gifts?

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Grants and Scholarships for U.S. Middle or High School After School Science or Environmental Clubs' Students

Seeking Grant Money Today

Teams of students can enter if they are part of an after school science or environmental club, but the challenge is not open to clubs outside of school. From The Foundation Center. [If

Just in–Causewired’s Tom Watson Will Join Us and #read4change

SocialButterfly

The other week, I announced a new way for us book lovers to connect in a fun and meaningful way–through an online social change book club named #read4change. Imagine getting to go to your book club–and the author shows up. About the Book Club.

Nonprofit Career Club in Austin tomorrow, June 22nd at 5:30pm!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Hey do you want to get a nonprofit career? Do you live in Austin? Read on! Tomorrow we’re having a meeting about how to make a cover letter and resume that will get you noticed in the competitive nonprofit job market! We’ll go over how to format your resume to highlight your most impressive qualifications And we’ll [.].

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Love Social Change? Join us and #read4change.

SocialButterfly

The Big Idea: An Online Social Change Book Club. Then, my mom emailed me saying her book club wanted to get a package of books for my fiance and I as a wedding present. We know there are multiple ways to connect. Offline, on Facebook, within an email, etc.

SIERRA CLUB FOUNDATION RELEASES MISSION MINDED-DESIGNED ANNUAL REPORT

Mission Minded

Do you have trouble presenting for your cause?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Are you entirely comfortable when presenting…. Do you want to be a better presenter? Check out our newest webinar, Advanced Rock Star Presenting: Prepare and Deliver on March 20th 1pm EST, 10am, PST. Learn more or Buy now. This guest post is generously written by Susan Taylor of Imagine Productions.

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