Your Official 17NTC Local's Guide to DC


We're just a few weeks away from one of the most highly-anticipated nonprofit conferences of the year and, seeing as it will be hosted in Washington, DC, our team wanted to share some favorite local spots to eat, drink, and enjoy the sights while visiting for 17NTC. Convivial has some of the most interesting dishes in DC and is great for groups who have various dietary needs (the vegetarian dishes are some of the best on the menu). Want to eat like a DC local?

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Blogging from DC This Week

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I’m heading to the airport soon, and will be blogging from Maryland and Washington, DC this week. On Wednesday, in addition to meeting with a new client, Franciscan Mission Service , I’ll attend the Google for Nonprofits event at Google’s DC headquarters and will either live blog or tweet or Facebook on the latest from Google.

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Making Quirky Communications Work at DC Central Kitchen

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

So I smiled ear to ear when William Neuheisel , communications manager at DC Central Kitchen , talked about how their communications personality is a little quirky.

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You’re Invited! Book Parties in DC and Raleigh

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

in Washington, DC. Thanks so much to my dear friends and business partners, Katya Andresen of Network for Good and Claire Meyerhoff, nonprofit media genius, for sponsoring the DC party. RSVP for the DC Book Party. Pre-Order Now at Amazon for June 8 Delivery.

Fictional Cause Marketing From DC and Time Warner

Cause Related Marketing

Called ‘We Can Be Heroes’ the face of the campaign will be DC Comics superheroes Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, Aquaman, The Flash, and Cyborg. When you make a donation at We Can Be Heroes website, DC Entertainment will match your donation up to $1 million.

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Join us for our annual anniversary party in DC


Mal Warwick and Donordigital are throwing its annual anniversary party in Washington, DC. Washington, DC. Come and meet the newest additions to our team, celebrate our recent office move, and our 6th year in DC.

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5 Steps to Powerhouse E-Newsletters (Case Study)

Getting Attention

Take the fantastic e-newsletter produced by DC Central Kitchen (DCCK), the most vibrant, innovative food distribution and meal recycling program I know. DC Central Kitchen comes through time and time again. DC Central Kitchen nails the right sequence here.

Discovery Communications Provides FREE Marketing Support to Nonprofits in DC

Marketing for Nonprofits

Nonprofits based in or with offices in DC (that’s you!) Awareness is the first step in the engagement funnel. That's a basic marketing concept. But talk ain't cheap! There are those banner ads to produce and those creative types to hire. What's a nonprofit to do?

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Join Me at NTC March 17-19 2011 in D.C. — You’ll Be Glad You Did

Getting Attention

Register now for the Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) and we’ll finally have a chance to meet in person! And if you register before December 7, you’ll save $100. Full disclosure: I’m a board member of NTEN , which runs this conference.

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Pls Join Me to Talk Nonprofit Marketing at NTC Conference – DC Next Week

Getting Attention

It’s so good to be back with you. We arrived home from New Zealand last weekend but, of course, I brought home some evil plane germs (among other souvenirs) and between fighting those and jet lag have been in slow mode! I’ll share more on the trip soon. But today I want to invite those of you attending this years Nonprofit Technology Conference (a.k.a.

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Just Give Us 1 Day to Transform Your Nonprofit Marketing Planning – Oct. 28 in Washington, D.C.

Getting Attention

Don’t Miss this Opportunity – Join Us in Washington, D.C., The D.C. Join us at the Total Focus Marketing Plan Workshop. Early Bird Rate Runs through Oct. 22 – Saves You $100. I’m partnering with my friend, Kivi Leroux Miller, to offer you a special opportunity to find the solutions to your 2011 marketing challenges: The Total Focus Marketing Plan Workshop. Plan in a day—blueprint forever !

Government 2.0 Expo Debrief

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Expo in Washington D.C. open data Social Media summary washington d.c. I started to write this post in a cab as I was heading back from the Gov 2.0 last week. I remember my head was engulfed in new insights and ideas.

Donordigital expands strategic and creative leadership and opens Washington, DC office


Eric joins the agency as Vice President for Digital Strategy and Integrated Services, and Adam as Vice President, opening Donordigital’s new Washington, DC office. Donordigital announced on June 1, 2011, the hiring of online fundraising veterans Eric Overman and Adam Ruff.

Calling All DC Nonprofits - Apply for 10K Social Media Grant Today!

Marketing for Nonprofits

Fenton Communications is now accepting applications for a $10,000 social media grant from Washington, DC-based nonprofits. To enter the organization must be a Washington, DC area nonprofit organization interested in expanding their mission or campaign through social media.

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Earned Revenue Intro Worshop, DC

Fundraising Breakthroughs

at SALSA , the Institute for Policy Studies' Social Action and Leadership School for Activists. Tuesday, July 10, 2007 6:45-8:45 pm IPS, 1112 16th Street, NW on 16th St., between L and M) $30 An introductory exploration of earned revenue stategies for building resources in nonprofits, this workshop is designed especially for leaders of grassroots and growing organizations. Discuss real life examples and generate possibilities.

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The Blackbaud Conference for Nonprofits, Oct 3-5 in DC


Washington, DC. The Blackbaud Conference for Nonprofits. October 3-5, 2011. link]. Donordigital News blackbaud

Bridge to Integrated Marketing & Fundraising Conference, July 20-22 in DC


Washington, DC. Bridge to Integrated Marketing & Fundraising Conference. July 20-22, 2011. link]. Donordigital News

Slides from Social Media Presentation at AMA DC

Search Marketing for Nonprofits

I had a great time on a panel yesterday about social media organized by the DC Chapter of the American Marketing Association. I pulled together slides of useful online marketing tools and wanted to share them here. It was tons of fun getting folks excited about social media and web measurement. web analytics

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Blogher DC Reach Out Tour is Manana

Marketing for Nonprofits

I'm SO excited to be participating in Blogher DC tomorrow. What could be better than spending the day with a diverse group of SMART, INNOVATIVE, ARTICULATE, INTERESTING WOMEN? Not much! Lucky for you they're still accepting on-site sign ups ! Cheers! Jocelyn.

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Blogher DC Hits the "She Spot"

Marketing for Nonprofits

Kudos to the whole team at Blogher who really hit the "she spot" yesterday at the DC Reach Out Tour. No, I didn't coin the term. Just wish I did). It's the brain child of Lisa Witter and Lisa Chen who just wrote this fantastic book - The She Spot | Why Woman are the Market for Changing the World - and How to Reach Them. Girl, does Blogher knows how to market to women!

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#INTERVIEW: Joanne Fritz, The Website Guide on Nonprofit Charitable Organizations

Non Profit Marketing 360

I’m kind of a nonprofit family: Both my daughters work in nonprofits, one in an international health care NGO in Washington, DC, the other at a tiny nonprofit in Tucson. Joanne Fritz is the guide to ’s “ Nonprofit Charitable Organizations ” site.

Get Your Email Read

Getting Attention

We took on these challenges at a recent NetSquared DC meetup , in which Roshani Kothari and I invited three email experts: Janelle Mackereth with DC Central Kitchen, Erik Leaver with Blackbaud, and Virginie Combet with TechnoServe. Janelle Mackereth is a Graphic Design & Digital Media Specialist at the DC Central Kitchen. We invited her to speak after reading Nancy’s blog post: 5 Steps to Powerhouse E-newsletters (a case study on DC Central Kitchen).

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80 Million Millennials Meeting Today in DC

A. Fine Blog

OK, well, not exactly eighty million young people, but a coalition of organizations called 80 Million Strong that includes, SAVE and the Roosevelt Institution as well as our committed steering committee members, including GenerationEngage, Advocates for Youth, Global Grind, The Concord Coalition are meeting today in DC.

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Join Me Today at The Bridge Conference in DC!

Marketing for Nonprofits

I'm on a panel today at The Bridge Conference in DC. Bridging Your Direct Marketing And Social Media Efforts For Success Jocelyns Slides View more presentations from JocelynCHarmon. See my part of the discussion above. One of the key questions we're all trying to answer in the Connected Age is who should we pay attention to and how?

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6th Annual Convio Summit, Oct 3-5 in DC


6th Annual Convio Summit 2011 “Elevate&#. October 3-5, 2011. Baltimore, MD. link]. Donordigital News Convio

How YOU Can Attend the Presidential Inauguration of Barack Obama


Indeed, many companies [at least in the DC area] are giving an added holiday to their employees in recognition of the day! As an added bonus, this person will also participate in the Washington, DC Martin Luther King Day of Service. If selected, you and a guest could be flown to Washington D.C., Feel free to share with others: Tags: CASE Foundation Presidential Inauguration Committee Horace Mackey Washington D.C.

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Thanks a Million: How to Thank Your Donors So They'll Come Back and Give More

Marketing for Nonprofits

I have the privilege of giving this presentation to a group of nonprofits today at a training for Give to the Max Day: Washington - a one day fundraiser to raise over $3 million for DC nonprofits. DC Give to the Max Day being thankful Penelope Burk

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The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar


The Corps Network / Washington, DC / TBA. DMA Nonprofit Federation / Washington, DC / TBA. National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC) / Washington, DC / $449. Washington Nonprofit Legal and Tax Conference / Washington, DC / $1050. ASAE / Washington, DC / TBD.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Celebrity Relations Coordinator and Staff Writer/Editor , Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (Washington DC). Civic Engagement Coordinator , League of Conservation Voters (Washington DC). Data Manager , Climate Action Campaign (Washington DC). Communications Campaign Manager , Center for Effective Government (Washington DC). Communications Coordinator , Data Quality Campaign (Washington DC). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here.

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EveryAction Acquires DonorTrends


Washington, D.C., EveryAction is headquartered in Washington, D.C., Predictive Analytics Fundraising Product Fuels EveryAction’s Rise in Nonprofit Market. June 6, 2019 – EveryAction, a leading software provider for nonprofit fundraisers, announced today that it has acquired DonorTrends.

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YOUR New Nonprofit Marketing Job?—Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Digital Director , EMILY’s List (Washington, DC). Digital Manager , Public Campaign Action Fund (Washington, DC). Education Communications Specialist , CAMRIS International (Washington, DC). Online Strategy Writer , Human Rights Campaign (Washington, DC).

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31 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Friday Futures

Getting Attention

Communications and Social Media Manager , NLEOMF (Washington DC). Communications Officer , Pew Center on the States —Family Economic & Financial Security (Washington DC). Communications Officer , Pew Center on the States—Fiscal Economic Policy (Washington DC).

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New Year, New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Communications Manager , Children’s Law Center (Washington DC). Digital Project Manager , Environmental Defense Fund (Washington DC). Internship , ONE (Washington DC). Online Outreach Associate , National Women’s Law Center (Washington DC).

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Communications Manager, Corporate Partnerships , Share Our Strength (Washington, DC). Communications & Marketing Strategy Director , JDG Associates (Washington DC). Communications Officer , Sabin Vaccine Institute (Washington DC).

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EveryAction Acquires ActionKit


Washington, D.C., EveryAction is headquartered in Washington, D.C., Innovative Talent and Digital Product Add to EveryAction’s Rapid Growth.

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Take it Forward Tuesday!

Getting Attention

Communications Assistant , National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (Washington DC). Communications Coordinator , InsideNGO (Washington DC). Director of Communications , National Council on Teacher Quality (Washington DC).

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The 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar


National LGBTQ Task Force / Washington, DC / 475. The National LGBTQ Task Force’s 2018 Creating Change Conference convenes in Washington, DC, January 24-28, 2018. The Corps Network / Washington, DC / $875. DMA Nonprofit Federation / Washington, DC / $789.

Imagine! Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Marketing & Communications Coordinator BoardSource (Washington, D.C.). Director of Communications and Marketing Rails to Trails Conservancy (Washington, D.C.). Digital Media and Video Specialist Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (Washington, D.C.).

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Great Opportunities for Nonprofit Marketers: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Associate Director of Email Marketing & Audience Relations , Center for American Progress (Washington DC). Communications Associate , NAACP (Washington DC). Communications Director , Friends of the Earth International (Washington DC).

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Design Intern , Advocates for Youth (Washington DC). Director of Digital Strategy , Netcentric Campaigns (Washington DC). Global Communications Officer & International Development Consultant , PACT (Washington DC).

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Friday Futures

Getting Attention

Communications and Technology Manager , Association of Small Foundations (Washington DC). Editor/Publications Manager , Migration Policy Institute (Washington DC). Digital Director , EMILY’s List (Washington DC).

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Communications & New Media Associate , Progressive States Network (Washington, DC). Communications Officer , The World Bank (Washington DC). Editorial Officer , Pew Charitable Trusts (Washington, DC). Senior Communications Associate , Catholics for Choice (Washington DC).

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Movin’ Up Monday!

Getting Attention

Account Director , Fenton (Washington DC). Washington DC). Copywriter , American Red Cross (Washington DC). Graphic Designer , CAMRIS (Washington DC). Roster Manager , Internews (Washington DC).

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