Your Official 17NTC Local's Guide to DC

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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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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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5 Steps to Powerhouse E-Newsletters (Case Study)

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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.

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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Get Your Email Read

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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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YOUR New Nonprofit Marketing Job?—Movin’ Up Monday

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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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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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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ Up Monday

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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.

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.

OMG Nonprofit Communications Jobs

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Communications Manager Justice at Stake (Washington, DC). Communications Manager Aspen Global Leadership Network (Washington, DC). Marketing Manager Inside NGO (Washington, DC). Media Specialist and Digital Communications Associate Jobs with Justice (Washington, DC). Washington, DC). Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Moving Up Monday

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Director of Development & Communications State Voices (Washington, D.C.). Director of Marketing and Public Relations Round House Theatre (Maryland or Washington, D.C.). Green Building Council (Washington, D.C.).

YOU! Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Communications Director Americans for Tax Fairness (Washington, D.C.). Communications Manager Community Power Network (Washington, D.C.). Director of Digital Marketing SOS Children’s Villages – USA (Washington, D.C.). Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here.

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

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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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Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ Up Monday

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Communications Director , Service Women’s Action Network (Washington DC). Direct Mail Account Executive , Direct Mail Account Representative Direct Marketing Internships and Digital Account Associate , Chapman, Cubin Adams & Hussey (Washington DC). Junior Communications Officer and Web & Social Media Content Editor , The Kaiser Family Foundation (Menlo Park, CA or Washington DC). Social Media Manager , Urbanful (Washington DC).

Change! Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

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Digital Communications Associate Sabin Vaccine Institute (Washington, DC). Direct Response Marketing Officer Women for Women International (Washington, DC). Media Coordinator Network/Nuns on the Bus (Washington, DC). Media Coordinator PETA (Washington, DC).

Great Opportunities for Nonprofit Marketers: Movin’ Up Monday

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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).

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Imagine! Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

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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.).

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Associate Director of Media Relations American Rivers (Washington, D.C.). Media Relations Specialist Economic Policy Institute (Washington, D.C.). Senior Communications Officer—Digital Media The Walton Family Foundation (Bentonville, AR, Denver, CO or Washington, D.C.).

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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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36 Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Moving Up Monday

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Washington, D.C.). Associate Director of Communications American Rivers (Washington, D.C.). Communications and Media Outreach Associate NARAL (Washington, D.C.). Community Outreach Coordinator Sunlight Foundation (Washington, D.C.). Digital Director NARAL (Washington, D.C.). Washington, D.C.). Web Content Specialist and Writer II FHI360 (Durham, NC or Washington, D.C.). Associate Director of Communications American Rivers (Washington, D.C.)

22 Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Moving Up Monday

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Communications Officer The Brookings Institution (Washington, D.C.). Coordinator, Digital Content SOS Children’s Villages – USA (Washington, D.C.). Digital Communications Associate National Organization for Women (Washington, D.C.). Digital Production Coordinator Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) (New York, NY or Washington, D.C.). Senior Director, Woodland Owner Marketing American Forest Foundation (Washington, D.C.).

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job?—Monday Matters!

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Communications and Membership Coordinator , The Leapfrog Group (Washington DC). NYC or Washington DC). Director of Communications , Third Way (Washington DC). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Associate Director of Communications & Marketing , GO Project. New York, NY). Communications Director , Service Women’s Action Network. Communications Manager , Feed My Starving Children (Coon Rapids, MN).

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.

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Your Future! Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

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Communications and Marketing Director Society for Women’s Health Research (Washington, D.C.). Digital Strategist Veracity Media (Washington, D.C.). Senior Content Producer, Newshour Productions WETA (Washington, D.C.).

Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Movin’ Up Monday!

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

YOUR Next Nonprofit Marketing Job

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Marketing and Communications Director One World Education (Washington, DC). Marketing Manager National Committee to Preserve Social Security & Medicare (Washington, DC). Washington, D.C.). Please post your nonprofit marketing jobs here.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ Up Monday

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Digital Advocacy Intern , NARAL Pro-Choice America (Washington, DC). Director of Digital Innovation , The Sierra Club (San Francisco, CA or Washington, DC). Managing Editor , The America Prospect (Washington, DC). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Tuesday!

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Associate Communications Manager , The Brady Campaign & Center to Prevent Gun Violence (Washington DC). Director of Wildlands Communications , The Wilderness Society (Washington DC). Online Communications Manager , Center for Effective Government (Washington DC).

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

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

Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ Up Monday

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Communications Associate and Marketing & Design Consultant , The Friends Committee on National Legislation (Washington, DC). Communications Manager , 350.org (Flexible, NYC or DC). Washington, DC). Washington DC). Washington, DC). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here.

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15 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

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Marketing Data Analyst , American Red Cross (Washington DC). Media Relations Manager, Global Policy Solutions (Washington DC). Senior Associate for Public Health , Burness Communications (Washington, DC). Writer , NeighborWorks America (Washington DC).

Sizzling Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

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Copywriter National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care (Washington, DC). Digital Marketing Manager Exponent Philanthropy (Washington, DC). Manager of Donor Development & External Affairs Junior League of Washington (Washington, DC).

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Life-Changing Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

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Communications Intern PAI (Washington, DC). Development Communications Manager State Voices (Washington, DC). Media Manager The Marine Stewardship Council (Washington, DC). Writer & NY Communications Director Working Families (NY State or Washington, DC/ Brooklyn, NY).

YOUR Next Nonprofit Marketing Job: Moving Up Monday

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Assistant Director Kogod Center for Business Communication American University (Washington, D.C.). Associate Marketing Manager Partnership for Public Service (Washington, D.C.). Graphic Designer Trust for the National Mall (Washington, D.C.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Communications Associate Center for Health and Gender Equity (Washington, DC). College Summit (Washington, DC). Content Coordinator – Earth Journalism Network Internews Network (Washington, DC). Washington, DC). Senior Website Associate AAUW (Washington, DC). Post YOUR nonprofit communications job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps, and vendors serving nonprofits.

Great Marketing Jobs at Nonprofit Orgs

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Associate Director of Email Marketing , NARAL Pro Choice America (Washington, DC). Marketing Manager , Jackson River (Washington, DC). Senior Graphic Designer & Production Manager , The Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (Washington, DC). Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits. Chief Communications Officer , Lift Alliance Austin Children Services (Austin, TX).

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To-Die-For Nonprofit Communications Jobs

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Media & Graphic Designer PaintCare (Washington, D.C.). National Press Secretary League of Conservation Voters (Washington, D.C.). Public Affairs Specialist Corporation for National Service (Washington, D.C.). Washington, D.C.).

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job?—Movin’ Up Monday

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Advertising Manager , DonorDigital (Berkeley, CA or Washington, DC). Digital Communications Specialist , The Institute for Policy Studies (Washington, DC). Director of Digital Strategy , League of Conservation Voters (Washington, DC).

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

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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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Spend Thursday with Me in D.C.–You’ll Leave with a Marketing Plan in Hand

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Thursday, October 28 in Washington, D.C. Our last workshop this year is this Thursday, October 28 in Washington, D.C., Join Us in Washington, D.C. Join us at the Total Focus Marketing Plan Workshop. My friend, Kivi Leroux Miller, and I are partnering to offer you a special opportunity to find the solutions to your 2011 marketing challenges: The Total Focus Marketing Plan Workshop. . and we still have a few seats left. Grab one!

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