December is Over, but Fundraising Shouldn’t Be

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A few strategic, seasonal campaigns can help you not only boost fundraising throughout the year but also help you test techniques, strategies and messaging for next December. BRAND NEW WEBINAR. The end of the year isn’t the only time to fundraise.

Free Webinar: Planning for 2015 on 12/4

Wild Woman Fundraising

If any of this sounds like you, and you’re tired of being so stressed, check out this webinar! In this webinar you’ll learn: Fundraising planning 101. Take this webinar and plan to succeed in 2015! Your bonus materials include: The webinar recording. The webinar slides.

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Want to learn fundraising or social media? Check Out These New November Webinars & Workshops!

Wild Woman Fundraising

November 22nd: Advanced Content Marketing Webinar 12pm PST. I hope to see you at these webinars, it will be so fun! Applause: “This has been one of the best webinars I’ve attended. “I enjoyed your Moving Up In Your Nonprofit Career webinar.

Must-Do Marketing for Nonprofit Leaders – Free Webinar 12/6

Getting Attention

Join me for this free webinar (December 6, 1pm ET) to learn how to craft your 1-page marketing plan for 2012. This practical and enlightening webinar—presented by me and sponsored by Guidestar (many thanks!) Make 2012 your turnaround year!

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Freebies: 2012 Trends Report and Webinar

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Today we have two: a download and a webinar. 2012 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report and Free Webinar: Ten Changes to Make in 2012. ” During this webinar, I’ll give you my list of 10 things you might want to do a little (or a lot) differently in 2012.

Free Webinar: Get Help with Your Last-Minute Fundraising Appeals

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

There’s still time to register for our free webinar happening today. Bonus: If you register for the webinar , you’ll not only get the recording and slides from the session, we’ll send you a free copy of our year-end appeal template to help you craft your final appeals. (Or, Free Webinar: Create Amazing Last-Minute Fundraising Appeals. TODAY: Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 1pm EST. Register Now. ( Need help with your final appeals of the year?

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Want to learn what makes an incredible year end appeal?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Because people give more in December than any other time of year, you MUST ask now for your nonprofit. BONUS: A gift of Tons of Money in the Mail, a webinar by Mazarine Treyz. The following bonus materials are included with this eCourse: FOUR Recorded Webinars. Tons of Money in the Mail Recorded Webinar Bonus ONE. How to Write a Stunning Direct Mail Appeal Recorded Webinar BONUS TWO. Crucial Year End Giving Webinar Bonus THREE. FOURTH Bonus Webinar.

“What, me, ask for a raise?” An interview with Marc Pitman

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So with thenonprofitacademy.com, it’s a lower subscription rate and I get to open up my rolodex to really cool people like you and have different webinars, fresh webinars every month and fresh coaching calls and a 24 hour support forum. It’s December, the time of the event.

Get a Sneak Peek at the 2013 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report – Free Webinar

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We are compiling the results now, and will be hosting a free webinar next Wednesday, December 12th at 1:00 p.m. Get all of our webinars and e-books for one price with the All-Access Pass!

Case Study: How to negotiate your nonprofit salary?

Wild Woman Fundraising

I happen to be teaching a free webinar about moving up in your nonprofit career this December at CharityHowTo.com. til December 31st, 2011! Have you been looking for a job a long time and just feel like giving up?

FREE Webinar: Crucial Year End Giving 11/24

Wild Woman Fundraising

Crucial Year End Giving FREE Webinar. Even if you’ve written an appeal letter or two before, why not get some new tactics to raise even more this December? In this webinar, you’ll learn: – What are the different kinds of stories, and how can you tell them for your cause?

Annual Report Webinar and E-Book for Special Holiday Price of Only $20!

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Tomorrow, Wednesday, December 9, 2015. During the webinar, we’ll cover the basics of good nonprofit annual reports , including what to emphasize and what to leave out. How to Create a Nonprofit Annual Report. People Will Actually Read. Presented by Kivi Leroux Miller. 1:00 p.m. Eastern (10:00 a.m. Pacific). Registration is ONLY $20! Space is limited. Your Donors Want to See Results Before They’ll Give Again.

Take 10 Minutes: Get Data to Do Comms Right

Getting Attention

Deadline is tomorrow, December 2! Every survey taker will receive a free copy of the report in January and be invited to a preview webinar before the results are released.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Mar 02: Beyond December: Raise Money Throughout the Year with These Seasonal Fundraising Campaigns with Kerri Karvetski (Registration is $50 or free with an All-Access Pass ). Happy Friday! Join me for some Mixed Links… Have you done your year-end fundraising debrief yet?

6 Things You Must Discuss In Your Year-End Online Fundraising Planning

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December is coming. DECEMBER IS COMING! Here’s what going on in December: Dec. For a lot of nonprofits, that means the biggest online fundraising campaign of the year is right around the corner. Are you ready? . Next week, on Oct.

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Will You Look Back With Me on 2011?

Wild Woman Fundraising

And I’m still biking, here in December, and I just got in from outside, covered in rain and dirt. originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on December 28, 2011. So last year I did a post about looking back, thinking about what has happened, taking stock, and reflecting.

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Thank you! Yes, you!

Wild Woman Fundraising

January : Starting out the year I did my first webinar for Association of Fundraising Professionals ! February : In February Simone Joyaux did a wonderful webinar for my group all about how to work with your board members more effectively.

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Give 10 Minutes: Get the Benchmarks & Data You Need

Getting Attention

BONUS: As a survey respondent, you’ll be among the first to get the results (via a preview webinar on December 16).

Seven Incredible Hours in December: How to Make the Most of Year-End Giving

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It probably comes as no surprise to you that December is the biggest month for giving. But what you may not realize is that 15% of December's donations happen on the 31 st of the month. December is a busy month for everyone. So if you want the folks giving in December to keep giving, you need to take care of them. Access the recording of the webinar here: Seven Incredible Hours in December: How to Make the Most of Year-End Giving Online.

Most Important Social Media Sites to Nonprofits in 2015

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You’ll be invited to a special Preview Webinar on December 11, only for people who complete the survey. More than 800 nonprofits have completed our 2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report Survey (please take it now if you are not one of those 800+).

Your Favorite Webinar Topics and Pass Winners

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Thanks to the 199 nonprofits who completed our most recent survey about what you’d like to see on the Nonprofit Marketing Guide webinar schedule for 2010. This webinar has been scheduled for Wednesday, January 27 and registration is open now. Best Days and Times for a Webinar.

How Often Should We Mail that Newsletter?

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You’ll be invited to a special Preview Webinar on December 11, only for people who complete the survey.

How to Raise Your E-Newsletter Open Rate [Results from Our Experiment]

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From mid-September to mid-December, we raised the open rate to an average of 17% — a great improvement over 11%. Then we started using longer subject lines — more along the lines of 7-8 words — from mid-December through the end of January.

Get Your 2011 Annual Webinar Pass for $365

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From today until December 31, we are putting our Annual All-Access Pass to the Nonprofit Marketing Guide Webinar Series on sale for $365 — a dollar a day for training that makes your job easier and makes your nonprofit more effective.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

And finally, it’s December so be sure to catch some holiday classics (and not-so-classics) during ABC Family’s 25 Days of Christmas. Cocktails from Minero in Atlanta. Happy Friday!

Get More Media Coverage in 2017

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Media relations expert Peter Panepento will show you how during his BRAND NEW webinar: Get More Media Coverage for Your Nonprofit in 2017. THIS Thursday, December 15th. Recording available if you can’t attend live, but you must register before the webinar begins.

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Are Nonprofits in Your State Well Represented?

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P.S. You can also register for our free webinar on December 12 where we’ll share some of the survey results. Get all of our webinars and e-books for one price with the All-Access Pass!

What Prevents You from Getting Your Best Work Done

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

You can get the results even quicker (via a preview webinar on December 16) when you take the survey yourself.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

A Pass lets you attend all of our live webinars, access the Webinar Archive recordings, and download e-books and other resources in our Pass Library.

How Many Stars Would You Give Your Nonprofit’s Communications?

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In the 2017 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report Survey, which is open for you to participate in through December 2, we are asking a new question: How would you rate the overall effectiveness of your nonprofit’s communications in 2016?

How to Plan For Fundraising Success in 2014

Wild Woman Fundraising

In this 4 week e-course, you’ll learn: December 16th: Week 1: All about YOU! December 23rd: Week 2: Where do you want to be? December 30th: Week 3: Making your short sweet fundraising plan. This e-course is on sale for $30 off until December 10th. It will also include a recorded webinar. One person asked, is it a live webinar that I’ll need to login to attend? It is not a live webinar. PLUS the webinar slides.

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Our Annual All-Access Pass Is on Sale NOW

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We put our Annual All-Access Pass on sale only twice a year: in December and NOW. Included in the Annual All-Access Pass : Live and recorded webinars presented by our guest advisors and me that keep you up-to-date on best practices.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Mar 02: Beyond December: Raise Money Throughout the Year with These Seasonal Fundraising Campaigns with Kerri Karvetski (Registration is $50 or free with an All-Access Pass ). How is everyone doing?

The Year of the Awesome

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Join us for: Training Webinars (Both live and recorded). We’ve added new webinars to our line up like: How Your Nonprofit Should Communicate to a Divided America. Beyond December: Raise Money Throughout the Year with These Seasonal Fundraising Campaigns.

Are You Getting Paid the National Average?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The salary question is part of the 2017 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report Survey , which closes on Friday, December 2. . Complete the survey now , and you’ll get invited to a webinar a full week before we release the final report.

How Does Work Get on Your Plate?

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As I’ve been writing my new book on nonprofit content strategy (due in December, published in late Spring 2013), I’ve been thinking about all the different factors that influence what nonprofit marketers put on both their editorial calendars and their personal to-do lists.

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How to find 90 donors in the next month

Wild Woman Fundraising

This last December, we found 92 donors in 30 days. Since 2011, I’ve helped nonprofits find hundreds of donors through my webinars, and in 2013 I premiered this course, Secrets of Finding New Donors. PLUS: A recorded webinar on finding new donors ($87 value).

Rock Stars of Nonprofit Thank You Notes

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P.S. If you are “thank you note challenged,” I am teaching our webinar on Writing Thank You Notes That Inspire Future Gifts on December 7. I’m a nonprofit marketing geek, so I get really, super excited about things like awesome nonprofit thank you emails.

What Nonprofits Can Learn from Political Campaigns

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P.S. Here’s what’s coming up next on our webinar schedule. December 1: Trends for 2012 and Your Marketing Plan for the New Year. December 7: Writing Thank-You Notes That Inspire Future Gifts. December 14: The New and Improved Nonprofit Annual Report. Political campaigns, especially in presidential years, are great testing grounds for new communications and fundraising techniques that eventually transfer over to the nonprofit world.

How to make the most of your year-end donors

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

December is here and it’s prime time for fundraisers. Thirty percent of all online giving happens in December , with 10% of the money annually donated online coming in during the last 3 days of the year. Darian will be on hand tomorrow during our free Nonprofit 911 webinar to offer tips and answer your questions. Free Webinar: 7 Essential Year-End Fundraising Tips with Darian Rodriguez Heyman. Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 1pm EST. Register Now.