Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – February 22, 2019

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Remind your supporters why they should give with a few of these 37 Giving Quotes That Will Re-Energize Your Nonprofit Community. The Depot. Auburn, AL Happy Friday, good people. Do you want the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising?

You can meet me at the Center for Nonprofit Organizations in February, March and April 2011!

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I will be teaching four workshops in February, March and April at the Center for Nonprofit Organizations at 5930 Middle Fiskville Road in Austin! When: Thursday, February 10, 2011 from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. When:Tuesday, February 15, 2011 from 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM.

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – February 24, 2012

Getting Attention

5) Community Outreach Assistant. 6) Community Outreach Coordinator , Next Step Living (Boston, MA). Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (New York, NY). 18) Senior Communications and Development Consultant. Nonprofit Marketing Jobs — February 17, 2012.

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – February 10, 2012

Getting Attention

7) Director of Community Relations , Operation Warm (Chadds Ford, PA). 17) Web Developer , Rad Campaign (Washington, D.C.). Nonprofit Marketing Jobs — February 3, 2012.

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – February 3, 2012

Getting Attention

Mountain Association for Community Economic Development (Berea, KY). 9) Director of Development and Marketing , Roundup River Ranch (Avon, CO). 12) Events and Marketing Assistant and Marketing and Development Intern.

How NOT to write a letter to your supporter community


Although this letter is meant for the “community” (non-donors and donors), this is NOT how you should ever address people. Dear University of Maryland community: In late 2006, the University of Maryland publicly launched the $1 billion Great Expectations campaign.

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Do you want a Nonprofit Job in Austin, Texas? Be there February 15th!

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Where: 5950 Middle Fiskeville Ave, Austin, TX, at the Center for Nonprofit Organizations at Austin Community College. When: 11:30AM to 1:00PM, February 15th, 2011. I ran a nonprofit career club, helping people all over Austin find jobs in the nonprofit sector with key topics such as “Twitter 201,” “Marketing your nonprofit,” “Your Transferable Skills,” “How can you become Chief Development Officer?,” “How can you become an Executive Director?”

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Alliance of Artists Communities: Emerging Program Institute

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On February 16, 2009, I had the honor to present at the 2009 Emerging Program Institute at the McColl Center for Visual Art in Charlotte, NC. At the bottom of this article are a PDF copy of the slides for this presentation. In addition, I've included some of my favorite articles from here in the Network for Good Learning Center. Enjoy!

Grants for Communities Using Arts and Culture to Revitalize Their Community

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Deadline: February 1, 2012(Preliminary Applications) Kresge Foundation Invites Preliminary Applications for Arts and Community Building and Artists' Skills and Resources Grant Opportunities The Kresge Foundation 's Arts and Culture Program seeks to foster the power of arts and culture to recharge and rebuild communities of all sizes in the United States. Preliminary applications for both funding areas will be accepted and reviewed on an ongoing basis through February 1, 2012.

Awards for Partnerships Between Community Groups and Police to Promote Neighborhood Safety and Revitalization

Seeking Grant Money Today

Deadline: February 28, 2011 Applications Invited for MetLife Foundation Community-Police Partnership Awards Program The MetLife Foundation and the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) are partnering for the tenth year to recognize, sustain, and share the work of innovative partnerships between community groups and police to promote neighborhood safety and revitalization. community-police partnerships RFP grants the foundation centerFrom The Foundation Center.

#PROAGING: Majority Of Senior Citizens Online & Many More Using E-Readers

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” The crossing of the 50% mark means marketers and fundraisers really need to develop strategies to reach our retirees and senior citizens online.

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Great Marketing Jobs in Nonprofit Orgs

Getting Attention

Coordinator of External Affairs Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Organization (Brooklyn, NY). Director of Development & Community Relations Farmer Foodshare (Durham, NC). Marketing and Communications Director Community Farmers Markets (Atlanta, GA).

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To-Die-For Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Associate Director, Development Communications. Communications & Community Outreach Specialist Historic Ford Estates (Grosse Point, MI). Communications & Development Coordinator League of Michigan Bicyclists (Lansing, MI). Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here.

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#SOCIALNETWORK: Are You Prepped For Rollout Of Facebook Graph Search?

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Facebook’s latest tool, Graph Search, was announced a couple of weeks ago and it is being rolled out through the Facebook0sphere through February. Building the Facebook network.

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Yours? Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Marketing & Development Coordinator Project Footsteps, Inc (Minneapolis, MN). Public Engagement Manager Community Service Society (New York, NY). Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—February 9, 2015. Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—February 2, 2015.

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Grants for Many Different Kinds of Community Organizations Assisting Family Caregivers

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The Family and Informal Caregiver Funding Program was developed by the Weinberg Foundation to provide the critical resources necessary to support caregivers in innovative ways and facilitate partnerships among agencies and organizations. The primary goal of the program is to increase support for family and informal caregivers who assist older adults living in the community. From The Foundation Center.

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Change It Up? Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Community Engagement Specialist PT Church World Service (Milwaukee, WI). Director of Marketing Alliance for Strong Families and Communities (Milwaukee, WI). Manager of Community Outreach Chicago Scholars (Chicago, IL). Public Relations Manager Alliance for Strong Families and Communities. Specialist, Communications & Web Developer HIAS (New York, NY). Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—February 23, 2015.

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What does 15 mean?

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The New York Times and the Washington Post reported this last February that in 2015 the Gap (a clothing retailer) will start paying all of its employees in the US $10 an hour minimum , and it seems like the tide is turning in Seattle first to get even closer to what the true minimum wage should be. Have you ever heard the phrase 501 community plantation? Have you heard about the 15 protests in Seattle? What are they all about?

Grants for Communities Sustaining Local Natural Resources Such As Wetland, Riparian, and Coastal Habitat Restoration

Seeking Grant Money Today

Proposals Invited for Five-Star Habitat Restoration Matching Grants Program Deadline: February 15, 2008 The Five Star Restoration Challenge Grant Program seeks to develop community capacity to sustain local natural resources for future generations by providing modest financial assistance to diverse local partnerships for wetland, riparian, and coastal habitat restoration. From The Foundation Center.

Opportunity! Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Business Development Manager Nonprofit Finance Fund (New York, NY). Communications & Marketing Coordinator Riverside Community Health Foundation (Riverside, CA). Director of Community Connections Presbyterian Villages of Michigan (Detroit, MI).

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Last-Minute Valentines: Still time!

Getting Attention

2) Make your Valentine’s campaign (both graphic and narrative elements) short, punchy, and to the point , without minimizing your cause and community. WRAP.org (@WRAP_org) February 13, 2018. 4) Make a to-do entry to develop a richer campaign for next year, IF it makes sense.

Last-Minute Valentines: Still time!

Getting Attention

2) Make your Valentine’s campaign (both graphic and narrative elements) short, punchy, and to the point , without minimizing your cause and community. WRAP.org (@WRAP_org) February 13, 2018. 4) Make a to-do entry to develop a richer campaign for next year, IF it makes sense.

8 Organizations to Support this Black History Month


February is Black History Month and while there are countless ways to honor and celebrate black history throughout the year, we’re giving you a place to start by highlighting eight nonprofits that are making major waves in their communities.

Talking ’bout my rights of women and girls

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Now we have placed ourselves at the frontlines of today’s emerging battles, like the fight to defend the human rights of the LGBT communities around the world and religious minorities wherever and whoever they are. So technology, development, human rights, women. What do we want?

Different Ways to Design an Editorial Calendar – Group Project!

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It’s time for a Nonprofit Marketing Guide community project! Please create a monthly editorial calendar using February 2016 as your base month for consistency. . No specific topics have been finalized for the other three issues in February.

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Reader Questions: Bootstrap your nonprofit startup in 4 steps!

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February 10th How to Find and Cultivate Donors When: Thursday, February 10, 2011 from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Center for Nonprofit Organizations, Austin, TX. This link takes you to a place where you can get a worksheet that will help you identify potential areas of overlap for funders and donors in your community. First off, if you haven’t done it yet, please, for the love of everything, Take the survey here!

The 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar


We invite you to join in this extraordinary conference experience and community in the spirit of love, curiosity, and respect for each other and our LGBTQ family. Governing well is one of the most profound ways to help our communities. This is the community that shares your passion.

Your Nonprofit Annual Report – Shorter and Faster

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We’ve been hearing that for a while now, which is why we started developing short, intensive courses with step-by-step coaching. Additional support from Kivi throughout January and February.

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Great Opportunities for Nonprofit Marketers: Friday Futures

Getting Attention

Chief of Development, Communications and Public Affairs , Child Care Aware of America (Arlington, VA). Director of Community Programs and Outreach , Hiawatha Academies (Minneapolis, MN). Marketing and Communications Officer , Saginaw Community Foundation (Saginaw, MI).

NEW Webinar: How to start your major gifts program with Amy Eisenstein

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I’ve admired Amy for years and I’m so pleased to welcome her to do a webinar for the Wild Woman Fundraising community for the first time. Investment in your nonprofit’s future: Discounted $20 off until February 28th-from $107 to $87.

Grants for U.S. Nonprofits, Schools, Universities, or Government Agencies Providing Non-Traditional Solutions to Employ Individuals With Disabilities

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Signature grants are not intended to fund project expansions or bring proven projects to new communities. RFP disabilities workforce development and education grants the foundation centerFrom The Foundation Center. [If

Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job

Getting Attention

Community Specialist and Senior Social Media Manager , The Humane Society (Gaithersburg, MD). Business Development Strategist and Managing Director of User Experience and Design , Forum One (Alexandria, VA). Director of Development and Marketing , Center for Human Development. E-communications and Development Specialist , National Conference for Community and Justice (Windsor, CT). Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—February 25, 2013. CONTEST!

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How a Small Nonprofit President Got a Big Spot in The New York Times’ Room for Debate

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The training program — funded as part of the Meyer Foundation’s Children and Family Capacity-Building Initiative for Freddie Mac Foundation grantees — gives nonprofit leaders three day-long training sessions on topics like branding, message development, storytelling and media relations.

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Justyna Krygowska

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Prior to joining AGF, Justyna worked at Rising Tide Capital where she helped revitalize underserved communities in New Jersey through microenterprise development. I check in with the programs team about an upcoming event in February. Justyna Krygowska.

Play It Forward - new project crowdfunding site soon to launch

Giving in a Digital World

Based around an interactive 3D globe through which visitors can view videos about projects requiring funding, it is described as combining “the gameplay of SimCity, where you are a developing your own world, with the excitement of Google Earth: hopping from one continent to another to see what’s going on over there&#. January Update… launch now scheduled for February 09. Pifworld Community Fundraising 2.0

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Monday Is The New Friday

Getting Attention

Online Community and Web Manager , Episcopal Relief & Development (New York, NY). Program Assistant , Gwinnett Village Community Alliance (Norcross, GA). Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—February 15, 2013.

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How to Raise Money With Facebook – One Organization’s Success Story

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They focus on user-generated posts by paying attention to their community and by thoughtfully sharing their stories. Acknowledgement and Community Building to Cement Relationships. Having a person dedicated to community management really works, and St.

How do you tell your nonprofit’s story in 8 easy steps?

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To support nonprofits and libraries in growing their digital storytelling skills, TechSoup sponsors a yearly digital storytelling challenge combining instruction and community resources into a hands-on media making project. originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on February 17, 2012.

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A Consensus Definition of Social Marketing

Social Marketing and Social Change

Social Marketing seeks to develop and integrate marketing concepts with other approaches to influence behaviours that benefit individuals and communities for the greater social good. This definition is the result of an on-going and inclusive process that began in February 2012.

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Thank you! Yes, you!

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Partnerships not just with community partners, but with your donors? February : In February Simone Joyaux did a wonderful webinar for my group all about how to work with your board members more effectively. Do you ever think about how your nonprofit depends on partnerships?

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The Crisis Center with a Sense of Humor

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Beth Ritter Ruback, the Communication & Development Director, is one of our All-Access Pass holders. The community is such a huge part of our efforts and knows how hard we work to meet need, so we haven’t considered that someone would waste the toilet paper.

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Guest Post: 10 ways to show a little sympathy to your donors


Because fund raising is such a critical need at nonprofits right now, I asked nonprofit development expert Rick Schwartz for this guest post. My good buddy Gian Brosco recently took the helm of the Nevada Community Foundation. Rick Schwartz.

How to find 90 donors in the next month

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I’m offering it now at a $20 discount of $87 until February 23rd. You already know people in your community who could donate to your nonprofit. When you follow the tips outlined in the Secrets of Finding NewDonors e-course , you’ll learn how to develop new donor relationships.

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