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Fundraising Isn’t the Only Thing Nonprofit Communicators Do

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Every now and then, a fundraising consultant will write a post essentially saying that all nonprofit communications and marketing should be driven by fundraising goals and staff, with a few limited exceptions, like media relations and general branding.

How to Create a Volunteer Handbook Your Volunteers Will Use

Get Fully Funded

If your organization relies on volunteers, even just a little, you need a volunteer handbook that spells out expectations, policies, and procedures. A volunteer handbook gives volunteers the information they need about the organization and its mission, and answers any common questions they may have.

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How to Build an Online Community: 4 Ways to Get Started

J Campbell Social Marketing

Today’s article on how to build an online community is such an important topic for nonprofits as they navigate the challenges of fundraising both during and after the pandemic.

State Nonprofit Compliance: Understanding Texas Tax Exemption

Foundation Group

The post State Nonprofit Compliance: Understanding Texas Tax Exemption appeared first on Foundation Group®. Ask the Experts Filings Starting a nonprofit state compliance state tax exemption Texas Form AP 204

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4 Questions About You and Nonprofit Marketing Guide

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We like to think that we listen well to our Nonprofit Marketing Guide community, but sometimes it’s nice to do a quick check-in. Would you mind answering these four questions for us? It’s quick, I promise! Here is the link if the embedded version is acting up.

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Going beyond a no in your nonprofit fundraising ask

Fundraising Coach

I recently heard author Andrea Waltz remind fundraisers to " go for no! " (That's the name of her book too.) It's a reminder that too often we give up before the donor has really made a decision. Reframing Failure. She also shared the need for us to reframe the word "no."

4 Reasons Your Social Media Fundraising is Underperforming

J Campbell Social Marketing

Join my new, on demand Free Masterclass: 3 Must-Have Elements of Social Media Content that Converts. How to start building a thriving social media community for your nonprofit or library right now!

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Toxic Productivity: Is There Such a Thing as Being Too Productive? #NPCOMMLIFE

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We talk a lot about productivity especially as part of this #NPCOMLIFE series. Tips for being productive are sought out across all industries. The nonprofit space is no different (or some would say worse since you often find yourself with fewer resources).

5 Ways to Build Meaningful Board Engagement

NonProfit Hub

Nonprofit work may be the one arena where you’re expected to inspire your bosses as well as provide them with ways to serve and hold them accountable. It’s a tricky business.

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A Leader’s Social Media Presence: 4 Ways to Make It Count

Fundraising Coach

Do you doubt the power of your, and your nonprofit’s, social media presence to be a powerful tool for connecting with supporters? Maybe you’ve maintained your brand across profiles and networks, regularly posted, and even used advertisements to reach new audiences.

Newsletter: Close More Partnerships by 'Warming Up’ Prospects ; Drink Well and Give Back to the National Parks; If You Own One of These Paintings You Won't Have to Fundraise Ever Again

Selfish Giving

Two housekeeping items this week. ???? ? when you send me things to include in my newsletter! Job openings, success stories, new campaigns - keep them coming.

Want a Nonprofit Communications Training Plan? Here Is Where to Start

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Whether you are just starting your nonprofit communications journey or have been at this a while, we have a plan for you. Just take a quick 2-question quiz and you will be given a training plan based on your level of expertise. Take the Quiz and Get Started.

Successfully Collaborating With a Fundraising Consultant

Fundraising Report Card

Today’s article topic dives into best practices for nonprofits bringing in fundraising consultants. It’s such an important topic for nonprofits to ensure they make the most of what can be a very fruitful collaboration.

Tools to Tackle Common Entrepreneurial Obstacles

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

Tools to Tackle Common Entrepreneurial Obstacles. Are you starting jour journey of becoming an Entrepreneur? Here are some common obstacles and tools that can help you out. Entrepreneurs face a wide range of obstacles during their professional careers, which vary in size, duration, and severity.

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6 Skills Nonprofit Job Seekers Need to Have

NonProfit Hub

Writing a flawless resume, winning the competition, and landing a job is never easy. It always requires marketing yourself the right way. And, often, simply showing your qualifications is not enough. This is true for the traditional job market.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – May 7, 2021

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Happy Friday, Friends! join me for the most helpful articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising. This week we have insights into Instagram’s algorithm, unethical social media practices, QR code tips and more.

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Brushing up on your email marketing fundamentals!


Email marketing, put simply, is the use of an email platform to send a message to a large group of people that have opted-in to communications from your charity. Email Marketing Online Marketing email fundraising

Will guest blogging still work this 2021?

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

Will guest blogging still work this 2021? Are you looking to build a Strong Brand and Improve your SEO and wondering if Guest Blogging will still help? Check out our views below. Guest blogging has been a hot topic of debate amongst content marketers for quite some time now.

Some Important Investments That Can Help You Raise More Money

Ann Green

Your nonprofit organization may have cut some expenses over the past year. When times are tough, some organizations, especially small ones with limited resources, veer towards trimming with the mindset “we can’t afford this.”. Use caution before you nix something you think you can’t afford.

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