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What Software to Use for a Nonprofit Editorial Calendar

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

An editorial calendar is an essential tool for all nonprofit communications directors. We know that the most effective nonprofits use one consistently and that 80% of nonprofits use some sort of editorial calendar.

5 Steps to a Killer Nonprofit Instagram Strategy

J Campbell Social Marketing

Why should you consider building your nonprofit Instagram strategy? Instagram is growing rapidly, with one-third of online adults reporting that they use Instagram! They have nearly 1 billion monthly active users.

Let’s treat donors like piggy banks, not ATMs!


Stay with me on this. Of course, you can’t expect to get money out of a piggy bank unless you first make deposits. That framework has resulted in positive outcomes for eons. That’s why you should treat your supporters like piggy banks! You, the fundraiser, must make deposits first.

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How to Find Major Donors: The Nonprofit's Ultimate Guide

Fundraising Coach

Whether your nonprofit seeks to expand its outreach, embark on a new project, or maintain the good work that you’re already doing, you need the significant support of major donors.

Nonprofit Email Newsletter Best Practices and Tips

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Got nonprofit email newsletter questions? We’ve got answers! Do I have to do a nonprofit email newsletter? Probably. Here’s how to figure out if it’s needed and how to make it worth it. Give Your Newsletter a Reason to Live Are You Pretending that People Really Want Your E-Newsletter? Do I Have to Keep Producing This Crappy Newsletter? Should I send the email newsletter to our whole list? Usually, unless it is for a specific segment of your mailing list.

5 Ways to #KonMari Your Digital Life

J Campbell Social Marketing

If you are like most of America, you’ve fallen in love with Marie Kondo, author of the book The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up and start of Netflix’s new popular show, “Tidying Up with Marie Kondo.”

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Why Your Year-End Fundraising Failed To Generate As Much Revenue As You Hoped


If your end-of-year ‘interruption’ marketing results were not what you hoped for, perhaps my prediction about ‘ FUNDRAISING CLIMATE CHANGE ‘ ( in my book, Engagement Fundraising ) is finally coming true.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – February 1, 2019

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Toups Meatery. New Orleans, LA It’s Friday so you know what that means – the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising – that’s what!

Artificial Intelligence Is the Newest Shiny Object — Don’t Fall Prey

Fundraising Report Card

You tell me, is that what’s really holding back nonprofits from growth — their lack of machines to make decisions in place of their staff? The post Artificial Intelligence Is the Newest Shiny Object — Don’t Fall Prey appeared first on Fundraising Report Card. Culture

Decent Humans: Sara at Experience Camps


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.

Newsletter: Super Bowl LIII Cause Marketing Challenge ; Businesses are Paying Off Nonprofits to Change Regulations ; Social Networks People are Spending Time on in 2019

Selfish Giving

I'm in major prep mode for Super Bowl LIII on Sunday. I have my New England Patriots shirt, hat and socks. I've stocked the pantry with munchies - both healthy and not. I've checked all the connections to my TV and made sure to pay my cable bill.

Let’s Talk About Mental Health Days #NPCOMMLife

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

PLEASE NOTE: This article is not suggesting that if you suffer from depression or anxiety or other mental health issues that all you need is a mental health day to fix it. I struggle with depression and anxiety and it is an ongoing battle, I know. The purpose of this article is to help those who do not normally think about their mental health and remind those of us who already deal with issues to pay attention to signs we may be burning out and need a break from work.

Hot Topics in February: Nonprofit Email Newsletters, Online Press Rooms, and more Trends for 2019

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here’s what’s happening at Nonprofit Marketing Guide in February: Online Training: February 7: What’s Missing from Your Online Newsroom (Hint, It’s Not a Press Release) Find out what goes into making a great online newsroom and become a media darling.