Getting the Media Interested in a Milestone with Dallas CASA

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Mindy Baxter of Dallas CASA. Mindy Baxter is a former newspaper reporter, but is now using her storytelling skills at Dallas CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates). We reached out across our organization for different stories, interesting hooks, something other than “Dallas CASA Parade of Playhouses is here again.” It all ended with this lovely column in the Dallas Morning News.

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Decent Humans: Dani McArthur at BvB Dallas

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Decent Humans is what we call the incredible community we witness on CrowdRise each and every day doing amazing things for good. And each month, we’re going to highlight a Decent Human in the nonprofit world that’s devoting their time and passion to giving back and making a difference.

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How BvB Dallas used CrowdRise to turn their community into a movement

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When it comes to ease of use, and the breadth of things we need, CrowdRise is going to always fulfill those needs way more than anyone else.” - Dani McArthur, former Board of Directors at BvB Dallas “We needed a place we could advertise and push out, and that could collect our funds and show it in the right way. It needed to be user friendly for our participants, but also offer different levels of involvement for donors.

Salvation Army Kettle Drive Kickoff During the Dallas Cowboys Thanksgiving Day Game

Cause Related Marketing

The Salvation Army USA, in conjunction with the Dallas Cowboys, Fox Sports, and the National Football League, kicked off its annual kettle drive with a performance by country music star Keith Urban during halftime of the Cowboys – New Orleans Saints game held yesterday, Thanksgiving Day 2010.This is the fourteenth year the Salvation Army and the Cowboys have teamed up. Tags: NFL Keith Urban National Football League Thanksgiving Dallas Cowboys Salvation Army Fox Sports

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14 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

3) Communications Coordinator: Public Relations and Community Coordinator: Community Relations , Uplift Education (Dallas, TX). 11) Director of Communications and Social Media , Dallas Zoological Society (Dallas, TX). 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 Interns , Medwish (Cleveland, OH).

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Great New Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday!

Getting Attention

Communications Specialist , National Association of Dental Plans (Dallas, TX). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Communications Specialist , The Crow Canyon Archaeological Center (Cortez, CO). Communications Guru Intern and Multimedia Guru Intern , University of Pittsburgh Office of Childhood Development (Pittsburgh, PA).

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Moving Up Monday

Getting Attention

Marketing Specialist Dallas Zoo (Dallas, TX). Post YOUR open nonprofit marketing and communications positions here. Associate Director of Communications and Communications Assistant Demos (New York, NY). Chief Strategy and Communications Officer Bay.org. San Francisco, CA). Communications Director Transgender Law Center (Oakland, CA). Communications Manager Hollaback (Brooklyn, NY). Content Development Writer and Editor Education Resource Strategies (Watertown, MA).

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Great New Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Take it Forward Tuesday

Getting Attention

Assistant to Chief Relationship Officer , Communities Foundation of Texas (Dallas, TX). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Associate Director of Engagement and Digital Communications Project Manager , See3 Communications (Chicago, IL). Associate for Online Content and Media & Public Relationship Specialist , Unitarian Universalist Service Committee. Cambridge, MA).

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17 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Take It Forward Tuesday

Getting Attention

Manager of Marketing & Communications, East-West Ministries (Dallas, TX). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Business Development & Market Expansion Director , The Canadian Hearing Society (Toronto, Canada). Communications & Marketing Coordinator , The Ontario Non-Profit Housing Association (Ontario, Canada).

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14 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday!

Getting Attention

Communications Manager , Teaching Trust (Dallas, TX). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Communications and Marketing Associate , The Green & Healthy Homes Initiative (Baltimore, MD). Communications Director , City Year Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA). Communications Associate , Missouri Foundation for Health (St. Louis, MO).

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Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Communications Associate , American Red Cross (Dallas, TX). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Campaign Writer , All Out (Virtual). Communications Advisor , Links Media (Rockville, MD). Communications Assistant , David and Lucile Packard Foundation (Los Altos, CA). Communications Intern , Turner 4D (Washington DC). Digital Engagement Officer , Women for Women International (Washington DC).

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Marketing & Communications Manager , American Heart Association (Dallas, TX). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Associate Director, Communications & Strategic Research Departments, Rockefeller Foundation (New York, NY). Celebrity Relations Coordinator and Staff Writer/Editor , Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (Washington DC). Civic Engagement Coordinator , League of Conservation Voters (Washington DC).

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – May 13, 2011

Getting Attention

8) Marketing and Events Director , YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas , (Dallas, TX). Thanks for sharing your positive responses on the value of these nonprofit-marketing-specific job postings. People are reading, and applying!

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – May 20, 2011

Getting Attention

8) Marketing and Events Director , YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas , (Dallas, TX). Thanks for sharing your positive responses on the value of these nonprofit-marketing-specific job postings. People are reading, and applying!

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22 Terrific Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Monday Matters

Getting Attention

Director of Media Strategy , Graphic Designer/Web Developer & Search Marketing Specialist Media Cause (San Francisco CA, Boston MA or Dallas TX). Post YOUR open nonprofit marketing and communications positions here. Assistant Director – Marketing and Communications URJ Greene Family Camp (Austin, TX). Associate Communications & Marketing Manager Point Foundation (New York, NY). Communications Coordinator The Nonprofit Association of Oregon (Portland, OR).

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Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Director of Communications & Engagement , Teaching Trust (Dallas, TX). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Associate Video Producer , Marketing Graphic Designer, Online Campaign Strategist , Online Campaign Strategist-Latin America , Public Relations Specialist-Bilingual and Web Designer, The Human Society (Gaithersburg, MD). Associate Director of Digital Communications , Boston Children’s Hospital Trust (Boston, MA).

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Social Media and Newsletter Ideas for September

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

In TV news, lots of shows will premiere in September: The Real Housewives of Dallas, The Deuce, Ken Burns’ latest documentary Country Music, American Horror Story: 1984, 9-1-1, Empire, NCIS, NCIS: New Orleans and NCIS: Los Angeles, This is US, Chicago Fire, Med and P.D., Interested in getting monthly ideas for social media, blog posts, or newsletter articles earlier? Sign up for our Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts.

A pep talk for fundraisers like you!

iMarketSmart

Dallas Cowboys tight end, Blake Jarwin , recently agreed to a three-year extension worth up to $24.25 We are going to get through this, and history proves it. For many of us, this is not the first economic downturn we have seen in our careers.When we look at the Great Recession of 2008, giving declined only slightly. The Giving Institute Foundation (Giving USA) found that total giving dropped by 7.0% in 2008 and by another 6.2% in 2009.

To-Die-For Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Monday Matters

Getting Attention

Digital Marketing Coordinator Communities Foundation of Texas (Dallas, TX). Post YOUR open nonprofit marketing and communications positions here. Account Director , Temp Digital Project Manager & Temp Web Developer Grizzard Communications (Atlanta, GA/Los Angeles, CA). Communications Associate Mobile Alliance for Maternal Action (Washington, D.C.). Communications Director Central Synagogue (New York, NY). Communications Director Make It Work Campaign.

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The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Jointly hosted by the Dallas and Fort Worth chapters of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Philanthropy in Action is one of the 5 largest conferences of its kind in the nation. It's finally here!

Nonprofit Blog Carnival: Sharing Progress and Communicating Accomplishments

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We recently shared Getting the Media Interested in a Milestone with Dallas CASA on our blog. Welcome to the August edition of the Nonprofit Blog Carnival! We’re glad you’re here. Our topic for this month’s roundup is how you share progress and communicate accomplishments to your supporters. Annual Reports. Ayda Sanver answers the question Do Your Really Need to Print an Annual Report?

The Nonprofit Secret: The Six Principles of Successful Board/CEO Partnerships

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I bought this book after hearing author Jonathan Schick speak at a conference in Dallas, and I was delighted. It’s a quick read, and full of nuggets of wisdom. If you’re trying to figure out how your Board and Executive Director should be working together, this book will give you a good idea. Interwoven with the “how to” is an engaging story of a fictitious organization and the leadership issues they face.

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Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 24, 2012

Getting Attention

Komen for a Cure (Dallas, TX). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here —FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Brand Identity Manager and Marketing Coordinator. Outreach International (Independence, MO). 2) Communication Volunteer Internship. Association of Zoos and Aquariums (Silver Spring, MD). 3) Communications Coordinator , Girls Right Now (New York, NY).

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Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—April 20, 2012

Getting Attention

15) Senior Marketing Manager , American Heart Association (Dallas, TX). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here —FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. . NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Communications and Events Coordinator. Community of Hope (Washington, D.C.). 2) Communications and New Media Director. The Center for the Next Generation (San Francisco, CA). 3) Communications Associate , Living Goods (San Francisco, CA).

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Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—April 27, 2012

Getting Attention

American Heart Association (Dallas, TX). 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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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Friday Futures

Getting Attention

Grants Coordinator , Jiv Daya Foundation (Dallas, TX). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. Thanks! NEW OPPORTUNITIES. Assistant Program Director , International OCD Foundation (Boston, MA). Communications Associate , Communications Manager , Online Organizing Intern , Ella Baker Center (San Francisco, CA). Communications Associate , Spirit Rock Meditation Center (Woodacre, CA).

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Our EveryAction Hero: Texas Watch

EveryAction

In 2017 a Dallas couple was trapped in their burning car after unsafe repairs were conducted on their vehicle. Texas Watch is a nonpartisan citizen advocacy group founded in 1998. They just celebrated over 20 years of advocating for Texas families. With the Texas legislative session currently in progress, I called Tara Lee, Development Director of Texas Watch to talk about current policy issues and how they work to bridge the divide between their community and the political process.

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Great Marketing Jobs in Nonprofit Orgs

Getting Attention

Manager, Marketing: Scientific Sessions American Heart Association (Dallas, TX). 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).

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Writing Paper Service Help!

SocialButterfly

The main element is locating without breaking funding a good Dallas firm printing organization that may supply you. At length, in the event that you choose a writer kind that is specific to work with, the purchase price may be much higher.

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Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Jennifer Starkey

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

She received awards from both the Houston and Dallas Press Clubs for newscasts she produced. Jennifer Starkey. Here’s the latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators, where we ask you to describe your day in your own words. We need more stories! Don’t be shy – tell us what you do in a typical day as a nonprofit communications pro. .

Newsletter: The 2020 Virtual Events Research Report ? ; 5 Reasons to Over-Communicate with Your Audience (and What to Say) ; Should Nonprofits Invest in ‘Tiny Billboards’?

Selfish Giving

Komen , Dallas ($71k - $93k) 3. Two quick notes this week on COOL JOBS IN CAUSE (One of the most popular sections in my newsletter, especially these day!) First, over the past few weeks, several readers have contacted me to advocate that I include salary information in my job postings. I think this is a good practice and reflects the larger trend of salary transparency that we're seeing around hiring. Moving forward, I encourage you to submit positions with a salary or range of salary.

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Council on Foundations / Dallas, TX / Not available. Thousands of nonprofit pros rely on our annual Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar to discover skill-building, strategy-slaying, network-enhancing nonprofit events. Today, we're excited to announce the all-new list for 2017! Bookmark it, share it, love it, and download it for Google or Outlook. We've scoured the nonprofit-sphere for high-quality conferences, both large and small, broad and specialized, here in the U.S.

The 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Jointly hosted by the Dallas and Fort Worth chapters of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Philanthropy in Action is one of the 5 largest conferences of its kind in the nation. It's finally here! 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.

Newsletter: Take My 2019 Survey ? ; How to Hold on to Partners for Decades ?; Create Better Charts to Show Fundraising Results

Selfish Giving

Senior Vice President of Development, National Breast Cancer Foundation (Dallas, TX) 6. Director of Development, National Breast Cancer Foundation (Dallas, TX) **Have your cause-related job featured here for FREE. I'm pulling out the big guns this week and using my handsome pup, Charlie , to encourage you to take my NEW SURVEY! This past weekend as I was crunching the numbers for the salary survey you took earlier this month (you'll be seeing the results soon!),

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Lindsay Nichols

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Lindsay is a GuideStar spokesperson and is frequently quoted in the media including the New York Times , Wall Street Journal , Chronicle of Philanthropy , NonProfit Times , Dallas Morning News , and more. . Lindsay J.K. Nichols. Here’s the latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators, where we ask you to describe your day in your own words. Lindsay J.K.

KFC’s Shows They Don’t Give a Cluck. This Time with Juvenile Diabetes

Selfish Giving

I Googled the partnership and some Dallas KFC’s were selling JDRF’s signature sneaker pinups , which seems a more appropriate venture as it’s not directly connected to KFC’s menu. I just can’t understand what Kentucky Fried Chicken is thinking with its latest cause marketing program. This picture says it all. Buy a HALF-GALLON of soda – with 800 calories from 56 spoonfuls of sugar – for $2.99

Privacy Without Pain: A Primer for Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Currently serving as Commissioner on the Texas Commission of Holocaust and Genocide, Mr. Schulz has been a director on the Plano Symphony Orchestra Board and the UT-Dallas Arts and Humanities Advisory Council. David Schulz. Yesterday, David Schulz warned us about the need to protect the private information of our participants and supporters.

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Newsletter: 10 Top Causes Companies Support ; Voter Registration Drives are Everywhere ; 11 Marketing Ideas for Halloween

Selfish Giving

Corporate Partnerships Manager, City Year (Dallas) 2. Thanks for all the birthday wishes last week! ???????? For those of you who requested a book. It's in your inbox. Don't see it? Check your spam folder as the book is a largish file.

Newsletter: Brands Supporting the Fight Against Australia Wildfires ; How to Develop Guidelines for Corporate Partnerships ; Your 2020 Marketing Strategy is Fearless Alienation

Selfish Giving

Komen for the Cure (Dallas) Have your cause-related job featured here for FREE. Thanks for the great start to 2020. After taking two weeks off, I was wondering if you folks would remember me. You did!?? Open Rate is the percentage of people who opened my newsletter.

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You’ve Been Breached: What Now?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Currently serving as Commissioner on the Texas Commission of Holocaust and Genocide, Mr. Schulz has been a director on the Plano Symphony Orchestra Board and the UT-Dallas Arts and Humanities Advisory Council. David Schulz is back with another post on cyber security. This time, David shares what to do if your organization’s data is hacked. David Schulz. Guest Post by David Schulz.

Leadership Training

Fundraising Coach

April 28-30: Going Digital for His Kingdom, Dallas, TX. One of the joys of my work is getting to speak at conferences and inspire boards. Since, I''m often asked "When are you coming to my area?", I thought I''d share my upcoming speaking gigs. March 9-11: Closing Plenary at the New England Association for Healthcare Philanthropy''s Annual Conference, Portsmouth, NH. This just happened, but here I was privileged to do the closing keynote for the conference.

How Well Are You Protecting Your Supporters’ and Participants’ Privacy?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Currently serving as Commissioner on the Texas Commission of Holocaust and Genocide, Mr. Schulz has been a director on the Plano Symphony Orchestra Board and the UT-Dallas Arts and Humanities Advisory Council. David Schulz. What measures does your nonprofit take to ensure your supporters’ and participants’ private information is safe? How often do you discuss the issue of privacy in relation to both your clients and your supporters?

Cause Marketing and the Wisdom of Crowds

Cause Related Marketing

On the left, Whirlpool, which makes major household appliances like washers, dryers and refrigerators, used elements of cause marketing to draw volunteers to a Habitat for Humanity community build back in Dallas back in 2008. ‘Yadelin,’ a hospitality student, in a comment posted earlier this month about a post I wrote about using cause marketing to fund a charity’s endowment, expresses surprise that cause marketing could be considered to be about raising funds.