A 2017 Media Relations Calendar for Resource-Strapped Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Let’s face it, media relations isn’t near the top of the priority list at most nonprofits. But nonprofits do need to get media attention from time to time to help them get more of the resources they need to achieve their missions. Media Relations

PR Pick-Up Lines: Starting a Relationship With Your Favorite Reporter

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

This is especially true if your role isn’t exclusively focused on media relations. As a result, your media relations work largely focuses on sending out news releases. Now here’s the catch — you’re not allowed to pitch a story with your initial outreach.

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How to Establish Thought Leadership within Your Nonprofit

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

In just a few weeks, we will kick off our latest Nonprofit Marketing Accelerator – Becoming a Thought Leader and Media Darling. Mary Alice Holley of BC/DC Ideas shares some tips on becoming a thought leader and what being media savvy can do for your nonprofit. Mary Alice Holley.

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Forget the Media Kit, Create a Toolkit

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Our public relations expert Peter Penepento is back this month to share some ideas on getting the word out about your good cause without using the media. In the not-so-distant past, that answer was easy: you wanted to reach the media. Guest Bloggers Media Relations

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Creative Brief Boosts Support & Participation (Case Study)

Getting Attention

Here’s how to put a creative brief to work: Document Your Outreach: Two Examples. The Brief saved me time explaining to partners and colleagues the what, why, when, and how of that outreach event. A week later, I created this Media Brief for a drive time radio interview with our Executive Director and me. Just two weeks later, during Baltimore’s unrest in April 2015, we had another great media opportunity. Try a Creative Brief for Your Next Event or Media Op.

36 Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Moving Up Monday

Getting Attention

Communications and Media Outreach Associate NARAL (Washington, D.C.). Community Outreach Coordinator Sunlight Foundation (Washington, D.C.). Content & Social Media Strategist Water for People (Denver, CO). Database and Media Associate Episcopal Community Services (San Francisco, CA). Director of Community Engagement and Marketing Rebuilding Together. Media Relations Associate Southeastern Guide Dogs (Palmetto, FL).

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New Year, New Nonprofit Marketing Job

Getting Attention

Communications Coordinator Community Memorial Foundation (Hinsdale, IL). Communications and Outreach Coordinator (PT) Monell Center (Philadelphia, PA). Manager of Digital Media Marketing Innovate Public Schools (San Jose, CA). Media Relations and Writing Specialist SteegeThomson (Philadelphia, PA). Please post your nonprofit marketing jobs here. Associate Director of Communications Hammer Museum. Los Angeles, CA).

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36 Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Friday Futures

Getting Attention

Communications Coordinator and Online Outreach Intern , KaBOOM! Director of Content Partnerships and Public Relations Manager , OPB (Portland, OR). Media Relations Pro—Education Focus , KSA-Plus (Arlington, VA). Senior Manager of Education Marketing , Common Sense Media.

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Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—April 6, 2012

Getting Attention

1) Associate Director, Digital Media and. Associate Director, Media Relations. Kalamazoo Community Foundation (Kalamazoo, MI). 13) Online Community Consultant , Small World Labs (Austin, TX). 14) Outreach and Communications Coordinator.

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs Friday Futures

Getting Attention

Associate Director, Marketing & Communications , Chicago Community Trust (Chicago, IL). Community Outreach Manager , Philadelphia School Partnership (Philadelphia, PA). Director of Community Engagement , Business Alliance for Local Living Economies/Balle (Bay Area, CA).

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Your Next Nonprofit Marketing Job: Monday Matters

Getting Attention

Events Director/Consultant & External Relations Associate END Fund (New York, NY). Marketing & Community Relations Specialist Shriners Hospitals For Children (Chicago, IL). Public Outreach Coordinator University of District Columbia (Washington, D.C.). Public Relations Specialist Missouri Baptist Children’s Home (Bridgeton, MO). Post YOUR open nonprofit marketing and communications positions here.

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Your Next Nonprofit Marketing Job? Movin’ Up Monday!

Getting Attention

Serving as FHL’s primary brand steward, the Director oversees media strategy and implementation and frequently acts as spokesperson for the organization. Community Content Manager , Foundation Center (New York, NY). Digital Media Associate for Social Media , Oceana (Washington DC).

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Your Next Nonprofit Marketing Job: Friday Futures

Getting Attention

Communications Associate , Center for a New Community (Chicago, IL). Communications Manager ,Community Manager , National Wildlife Federation (Washington, D.C.). Communications Strategist — Social Media , EarthDayCanada (Toronto, ON, Canada).

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Friday Futures

Getting Attention

Communications, Development and Outreach Coordinator , Massachusetts Farm to School Project (Amherst, MA). Marketing Manager and Director of Media & Member Communications , Society for Neuroscience (Washington, D.C.). Social Media and Online Specialist , NAACP (Washington, D.C.).

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – July 1, 2011

Getting Attention

2) Communications Specialist, New Media , The New Teacher Project , (Brooklyn, NY or telecommute). 3) Director of External Relations , Handicap International , (Takoma Park, MD). 5) Manager, Marketing and Media Relations , Junior Achievement , (Colorado Springs, CO).

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – July 1, 2011

Getting Attention

2) Communications Specialist, New Media , The New Teacher Project , (Brooklyn, NY or telecommute). 3) Director of External Relations , Handicap International , (Takoma Park, MD). 5) Manager, Marketing and Media Relations , Junior Achievement , (Colorado Springs, CO).

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Communications Directors: Want Your Own Coaching Program?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here is what Susan, one of those communications directors, said she’d like to see in a program like this: Communication Strategy: how best to prioritize all elements of our communications strategy, including marketing presence, media relations, and social media.

Fundraiser’s Confidential: How to Adapt Now to the 6 Trends Changing the Fundraiser-Donor Relationship Forever

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Community 5. About our speaker: Katya Andresen Katya Andresen is Chief Operating Officer of Network for Good, as well as a speaker, author and blogger about nonprofit marketing, online outreach and the basics of social media. Katya has trained thousands of causes in effective marketing and media relations, and her marketing materials for non-profits have won national and international awards.

Opportunity! Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Communications & Marketing Coordinator Riverside Community Health Foundation (Riverside, CA). Communications & Outreach Coordinator Foundation for Tacoma Students. Director of Community Connections Presbyterian Villages of Michigan (Detroit, MI).

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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. Part III: Building a Community of Supporters Around You ( go to the show ).

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Bayler Healthcare System Takes A Leap Into Pinterest: Interview with Ashley Howland (Part 1)

Diva Marketing Blog

The relatively fast Pinterest adoption rate, of what we might call nontraditional to social media verticals , is amazing to me. About Ashley Howland is the social media manager for Baylor Health Care System. You’re right; health care was very slow to adopt social media.