The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar


If you loved our 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar get ready for our new, improved, and updated 2019 calendar! We've searched far and wide for the best and brightest nonprofit conferences from all around the country! These conferences range in size, location, and topic. Throughout the year we'll be updating this calendar with even more conferences, updated ticket prices, and event hashtags. Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar 2019. The IMPACT Conference.

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar


Thousands of nonprofit pros rely on our annual Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar to discover skill-building, strategy-slaying, network-enhancing nonprofit events. We've scoured the nonprofit-sphere for high-quality conferences, both large and small, broad and specialized, here in the U.S. As this collection of fantastic conferences continues to grow, we'll be updating event details like ticket prices * and event hashtags. 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar.


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The 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar


If you loved our 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar get ready for our new, improved, and updated 2018 calendar! We've searched far and wide for the best and brightest nonprofit conferences from all around the country! These conferences range in size, location, and topic. Throughout the year we'll be updating this calendar with even more conferences, updated ticket prices, and event hashtags. Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar 2018. The IMPACT Conference.

How to Stage a Successful Virtual News Conference

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The nonprofit One Warm Coat used a virtual news conference to kick off its annual winter coat drive campaign. Advantages of Virtual News Conferences. Virtual news conferences offer several clear advantages over traditional, in-person events.

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Get More from Conference Participation

Getting Attention

Conference season is ongoing these days. So I was particularly pleased when, at the recent, Harvard Social Enterprise Conference, keynote speaker and Echoing Green president, Cheryl Dorsey, shared some valuable hints to us attendees on conference participation best practices. Bet that you’’ll be glad you set these in motion when you return from your next conference. What are the top three things you want to get out of this conference?

Time Saver: Online Press Conferences & Media Events

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

That’s why online press conferences and media events are a growing trend in the busy news world. What is an online press conference or media event? An online press conference or media event allows the organizer to invite a group of attendees to watch a live online video presentation. This could be a conference call or video. Online press conferences will give your staff an opportunity to provide highlights from that report.

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14 Can't-Miss Nonprofit Conferences This Summer


With the start of summer just around the corner, the nonprofit conference action for the year is just beginning to heat up! We took a look at our 2015 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar and put together a new list of the summer's most anticipated events - which ones are you attending? nonprofit conferences

Mark your calendar: best conferences for nonprofits in 2015


nonprofit conferences Believe it or not, it''s already time to start planning for the wealth of marketing, education, and networking opportunities for nonprofits in 2015.

Good Meets Gadgets: Best Nonprofit Technology Conferences of 2015


Luckily, the 2015 Nonprofit Conferences Calendar features ample opportunities throughout the year to hear all the latest nonprofit tech developments. Check out some of our favorites: conferences nonprofit technology It''s almost hard to imagine what life at a nonprofit was like before we could blast out fundraising emails, share stories over Facebook, or issue a call-to-action via Twitter. Remember those days? ).

[PREVIEW] Top Nonprofit Conferences of Spring 2016


We narrowed down our full list of conferences to some of our very favorites coming up between March and May. Great Ideas Conference. Nonprofit Technology Conference (16NTC). Best for: from the c-suite to the intern desk, SCANPO (the South Carolina Association of Nonprofit Organizations) has created a program for its conference that has something for everyone. Create Good Conference. Council on Foundations Annual Conference. GEO 2016 National Conference.

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Join Me—Engage Fundraising Conference— May 9, Philly

Getting Attention

I’m in for this conference, and want to tell you about it before the limited number of seats (just 125) are gone. It’s a first-time in-person conference sponsored by FundRaising Success — Engage 2013: A FundRaising Success Case Study Conference. It’s: The only conference built around fundraising case studies. My experience at conferences like NTC is that the conversations are what makes the experience.

Everything I Loved About #19NTC – the NTEN Nonprofit Technology Conference – A Recap

J Campbell Social Marketing

Another Nonprofit Technology Conference has come and gone, and WOW did the week FLY by!!! This year’s conference was in Portland, OR – one of my new favorite cities! There is really no other conference community out there as warm and welcoming! Here are the highlights from my sessions and my experience at the conference: Having fun at the #19NTC Official Party with Amy Sample Ward and Amanda Guest. What were your thoughts and impressions of the conference?

9 Marketing Conferences Nonprofit Pros Won't Want to Miss in 2015


Here''s a list of nonprofit marketing conferences that every marketing maven should have on their radar for 2015. nonprofit strategy conferences marketing If the huge success of #GivingTuesday teaches us anything, it''s that good marketing is a nonprofit''s best friend. Could your organization use some help in making the most out of its marketing resources? Are you looking to brush up on your skills or just curious about what your colleagues around the country are up to?

Upcoming Public Sector Social Media Conference

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

The fall season here in Canada is always full of interesting conferences and events that I have the privilege of being invited to speak at or simply to attend. One of these in particular, is the Public Sector Social Media Conference put on by the reputable Conference Board of Canada. The conference takes place on October 27-28 in Ottawa, Canada. Event Social Media 2015 conference board Events Government public sector social media training

The 5 Hottest Nonprofit Conferences of Summer '16


From our 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar , here are five hot summer events that are sure to bring the heat. 2016 Nonprofit Marketing Conference. First up, the 2016 Nonprofit Marketing Conference kicks off today in Washington, DC. The Bridge Conference is one of the hottest tickets for nonprofit fundraisers this summer. 2016 New York Nonprofit Conference. YNPN National Conference + Leaders Institute. conferences

Takeaways for Communicators: Nonprofit Technology Conference (#14NTC)

Getting Attention

Last week, 501TechNYC—the New York chapter of NTEN’s 501 Tech Clubs —met to recap the 2014 Nonprofit Technology Conference (#14NTC). Today’s guest blogger, James Porter, is Associate Director, Development & Communications for the END Fund , a nonprofit dedicated to controlling and eliminating neglected tropical diseases. 9 presenters, 70 minutes, and 143 slides— those are the ingredients to a great #14NTCTakeaways!

Keynotes and Workshops for Your Next Conference

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I’ve updated the list of speaking topics on our website to better reflect the work I am doing these days. Here are few of the newer topics. For a complete list, see the keynotes and workshops sections. If you’d like me to present at your next event, here are some additional details. How to Stay Mission, Brand AND Donor-Centered in Your Communications. (An An Alternative Version: When Fundraisers and Marketers Fight: How to Bring Harmony Back to Your Communications).

Hot Topics in July: Saving Money, Press Conferences, and Measuring Your Effectiveness

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

July 9: Trend Alert: Host an Online Press Conference [Budget-Friendly Webinar] Learn how you can get more media attention with an online press conference. Registration is $199 for the series or free with an All-Access Pass Learn More and Register On the Blog: Antionette Kerr will discuss online press conferences ahead of her brand new, budget-friendly webinar.

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CMA Mobile Marketing Conference Debrief

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Last week I attended the CMA Mobile Marketing Conference in Toronto. General Mobile Statistics apple Blackberry CMA comscore gamification marketing mobile marketing conference mobile socrecard Playbook RIM tabletsHere are some of my condensed notes and key takeaways: Less than 1% of all websites are mobile enabled and yet in 2011 most people access the internet via a mobile device. <–Please <–Please read that again.

Please Vote—Communications Sessions #14NTC (NTEN Conference)

Getting Attention

The Nonprofit Technology Network has a refreshingly open method of designing the program for its 2014 annual conference , and the votes of folks like you are a key part of it. I’m looking forward to the conference (March 13-15 in Washington, D.C.) I’ve partnered with some fantastic experts on these two sessions and hope you’ll to help bring them to life by voting for them today. Voting closes Wednesday, July 31 so vote now please!

Let’s Meet! Nonprofit Technology Conference (#13NTC)

Getting Attention

I’m thrilled to be back at NTC (the Nonprofit Technology Conference , this year in snowy Minneapolis) along with 1,500 other nonprofit peers. It’s a fantastic learning opportunity, both formally via the many sessions and informally (my fav) through hallway conversations and over cups of coffee. If you’re here, I hope you’ll say hello, even if you just have a moment!

What Nonprofits Need to Know from Facebook’s F8 Developer Conference

J Campbell Social Marketing

Didn’t have time to watch the first day of Facebook’s F8 Developer Conference? In this video, I cover the most important announcements and news that nonprofits need to know after the first day of the F8 conference. Ahead of the conference, Mark Zuckerberg announced in a Facebook post that they are building a new privacy control called Clear History. Did you watch the first day of the F8 Conference?

5 Key Social Media Takeaways – National Conference on Volunteering and Service (#NCVS)

Getting Attention

That’s one reason I attended last week’s 2010 National Conference on Volunteering and Service (NCVS). Check out conference hashtags on Twitter (#NCVS and #SM4SG) for notes and links on getting started, and more. Tags: Social Media Volunteers #SM4SG Colleen Farrell National Conference on Volunteering and Service NCVS Nonprofit Communications volunteer engagement I want to welcome guest blogger Colleen Farrell.

Creating Content While at Conferences Like #13NTC

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

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What Conferences Should Nonprofit Marketers Budget for and Attend?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I was wondering if you might have any recommendations about conferences focusing on communications/marketing/PR for nonprofits. Nonprofit marketing and communications is a relatively young discipline, so we don’t really have a great conference created just for us. Instead, we are seeing conferences originally devoted to other disciplines start to address our needs more and more. There’s also a series of regional Social Media for Nonprofits conferences.

16 little lessons from the AFP conference

Get Fully Funded

I’m just back from several days in Chicago at the AFP conference. This year, I was an active participant in the Twitter conversation going on during the conference. If you were at the conference too and have lessons to add, I’d love for you to share them! Whew! I’ve been to this event many times and I love it. I love all the great speakers and all the cool people I get to hang out with.

This Conference Entertains Good

Selfish Giving

My buddy, Phil McCarty , is involved in a GOOD conference that brings cause and entertainment together for a one-day event. You can find all the details here about Cause Placement. I’m in Charleston, South Carolina, that week on business, but I’m hoping to escape the south and make this event so I can see one of my favorite actors, Tony Hale. I love him in VEEP and Arrested Development. He’s not the only celebrity there. Check out the list.

How to Make the Most of Your Conference Experiences

NonProfit Hub

Every year there seems to be an influx of conferences: marketing conferences, fundraising conferences, tech conferences, conferences about conferences. It’s hard to know which conference will be worth your time, but, if you’ve managed to pick one or two or three, it’s important that you make the most of your experience. Nonprofit Hub hosts Cause Camp , a national nonprofit conference, every spring. Conferences are exhausting.

Wrap-Up: Philanthropy Midwest Conference

Selfish Giving

Thanks to everyone who came out to my workshop at the Philanthropy Midwest Conference yesterday. Cause Marketing News cause marketing philanthropy midwest conferenceAs promised, here are my slides and some links to some key posts that will enhance your learning. My Presentation: Cause Marketing 101. What is Cause Marketing? A Primer on Pinups. The Power of Free (and why you should give away your cause marketing). I talked a lot about Ocean State Job Lot and iParty.

Why you should join mastermind groups instead of attending conferences


If you’ve been reading my blog for a while you probably know that I don’t really like conferences that much. . I’m not saying you should never go to conferences. The post Why you should join mastermind groups instead of attending conferences appeared first on MarketSmart | . Sure, there are some good reasons to go to them. Mostly because they offer exceptional networking opportunities.

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Upcoming conferences and reasons to attend them…

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

It definitely has not been an easy year for various conference organizers. Attending relevant conferences and events is absolutely crucial since it forces individuals to talk and meet face-to-face. That being said, I do agree that the conferences you attend should be chosen wisely. This brings me to the point of this post,which is to introduce you to two very “niche&# conferences coming up that may be of interest to some of you.

Ten AFP Conference Insights from a Newbie

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I love to hear about others’ experiences at conferences I am unable to attend – especially when they gain as much knowledge as Kim McCleary, president & CEO of the CFIDS Association of America, did from this month’s AFP conference in Vancouver. I had the tremendous opportunity to attend the 49 th international conference on fundraising , hosted by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) in Vancouver, British Columbia.

Exclusive Code: Almost 20% to FundRaising Success' ENGAGE Conference

Fundraising Coach

I''m thrilled to be speaking at FundRaising Success Magazine''s ENGAGE Conference on April 10 in Philadelphia. Specials conference promotion They''ve let me extend an exclusive offer of $75 off the registration to readers of my blog. Just use this code in the registration: MARCP75. Note: This MARCP75 code is only for people who work at nonprofits. One thing I love about ENGAGE is the high percentage of nonprofit staff that come. And usually the executive team.

Only 6 Nonprofit Storytelling Conference tickets left - #npstoryconf

Fundraising Coach

There are only 6 more tickets left for next week's Nonprofit Storytelling Conference in Chicago. I've personally never seen a conference make this much of a difference to attendees and the organizations they work for. After the conference is over, you'll have access to every single recorded session! The post Only 6 Nonprofit Storytelling Conference tickets left - #npstoryconf appeared first on

Please Vote ‘Em Up: Communications Sessions @ NTC 2012 (NTEN Conference)

Getting Attention

NTEN has a refreshingly open method of designing the program for its annual conference, and the votes of folks in the sector (members plus) are a key part of it. I’d like to ask for your help in shaping the communications agenda at the conference. I’m looking forward to the conference (next April in San Francisco), and hope to see you there!

How to Maintain Your Brand in a Video Conference Call

Mission Minded

Recently one of our clients, the executive director of a large membership organization, asked an important question: How do I conduct video conference calls from my home-office in a way that will reflect the brand of our organization and the authority of my position? The post How to Maintain Your Brand in a Video Conference Call appeared first on Mission Minded.

The best of AFP Conference 2010

Get Fully Funded

The AFP Conference wrapped up today. It was a great conference (as always) with many opportunities to learn from others. Next year, the conference is in Chicago. I thought I’d share a few things that I picked up. 66 percent of high wealth donors said they quit giving because they did not feel connected any longer. We really have to focus on relationships! “Stretch goals&# have enormous power, generate energy, creativity!

Why you should come to the Nonprofit Storytelling Conference? Alumni tell you.

Fundraising Coach

Wondering why you should come to this year's Nonprofit Storytelling Conference ? But as a co-producer of the conference, you'd expect me to say that. So here are some comments posted just this week from Conference alum! This week, Diane Wheatley said that the Nonprofit Storytelling Conference has helped them double their fundraising results. Sherry Manschot comes every year and is very involved with the Nonprofit Storytelling Conference.

Free AMA Nonprofit Marketing Conference 2011 registration contest

Fundraising Coach

I’m thrilled to doing a keynote at the AMA Nonprofit Marketing Conference 2011 in Washington, DC next week. I’m even more thrilled to have one conference registration to give away ! For all the details go to: AMA Nonprofit Marketing Conference 2011. Join me at the conference! If you can come to the conference on July 11 – 13, send me an email at Specials conference for nonprofits

Sticker announcement + let’s talk 2019 nonprofit conferences


We recently went out to all you Decent Humans and asked for your vote on which sticker we should make for the upcoming 2019 conference season. And, the results are in

Annual Women & Business Conference

Cause Related Marketing

Tags: American Express Dress for Success Wells Fargo Children's Miracle Network Women and Business Conference Utah Business Magazine cause-related marketing Frankl Salt Lake Chamber cause marketing

6 Can’t-Miss Conferences for Nonprofits in 2018

NonProfit Hub

With the new year comes another wave of amazing conferences for nonprofiteers and business leaders alike. We’ve researched many of these conferences, met with the people behind the scenes and were even able to attend a handful. From our experiences we’ve compiled a list of what we believe are the can’t-miss conferences for nonprofits this year. Our friends at Bloomerang recently launched BloomCon, a unique one-day conference for fundraisers and consultants.

Story Conference for Nonprofits: Last day for pre-early bird

Fundraising Coach

I speak all over the world, and I get to work with many great conferences. But I am really excited about a brand new conference happening in Seattle in November. Go to the Nonprofit Storytelling Conference page to see what makes this conference different from anything you''ve been part of in the past. Space at the conference is extremely limited because we want to avoid the typical "generic attendee" feel of most conferences.