Two upcoming niche events catered to the public sector that I highly recommend

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

An educational forum for public and not-for-profit marketers , communicators, and educators. It’s Canada’s only national marketing and communications forum that is geared solely for the public and not-for-profit sectors. Besides the fact that I’m speaking at the event, my main reason for going is to learn, learn, learn and of course meet new people. How much is it for a 3-Day pass June 9-11 (forum + workshop)?

Upcoming conferences and reasons to attend them…

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

It definitely has not been an easy year for various conference organizers. I know of many marketing events (including some I had been invited to speak at), that had to be canceled this year for the first time due to low registration rates. From what I hear, it’s not so much the price of these events, but rather the fact that potential registrants are having to cut back from attending two or three events a year, to attending one, if any at all.


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Debunking 7 Common Myths For New Nonprofit Professionals

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Chances are, you’re not starting work with a nonprofit with that level of naivete, but you do want to make a meaningful difference for a cause you care about. Don’t believe it for a second! And efficiency? Not quite. Any one of these can define “not easy.”

The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar


If you loved our 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar get ready for our new, improved, and updated 2019 calendar! We've searched far and wide for the best and brightest nonprofit conferences from all around the country! For easy access you can download all these incredible conferences to your Gmail, ICal or outlook click. Attract more attendees with a sweet Best Conference badge for your website - just email us! Engage for Good 2019. Engage for Good 2019.

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar


Today, we're excited to announce the all-new list for 2017! Bookmark it, share it, love it, and download it for Google or Outlook. We've scoured the nonprofit-sphere for high-quality conferences, both large and small, broad and specialized, here in the U.S. What are you waiting for? The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar is ready for upload right into your Google or Outlook Calendar with a single click. Annual Conference for Development Researchers.

A Guide to Outsourcing for Nonprofit Organizations

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

A Guide to Outsourcing for Nonprofit Organizations. Check out a couple of reasons to consider when outsourcing talent for your NGO. How Can Non-Profit Organizations Use Outsourcing? Top Benefits of Outsourcing for Non-Profit Organizations.

The 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar


We've scoured the nonprofit-sphere for high-quality conferences and forums, informal trainings, and more that will be taking place all over the world, focusing on essential topics like: Nonprofit management. What are you waiting for? The 2015 - 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar is ready for upload right into your Google or Outlook Calendar with a single click. On the list and want a sweet Best Conference badge for your website? Games for Change Festival.

#Resource: Survey Of E-Mail Distribution Services For Nonprofits

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We can do so without burdening either the non-profit trying to get the word out in as effective and efficient manner or the recipient who can read, click-here, scan and delete, or unsubscribe (not from your group’s email list – we’re just sayin’…). In the last couple of years a number of e-blast services have arisen and many of them have packages geared toward not-for-profits. What is your budget for email communications?

Careers in Fundraising: David Lalka

A Small Change

Like many development officers and consultants, I entered the field of fund-raising not by design, but by accident–and I stayed. On reflection, my primary motivation for doing this work is my strong belief in the inestimable value of not-for-profit organizations to the benefit of society as a whole and to individuals in particular. Several things, I believe, are important for my “success.” What advice do you have for new fund-raisers?

The Power of Zilch: An interview with Nancy Lublin

The Nonprofit Consultant

Yes, there's much that each sector can learn from the best examples in other sectors of the economy, but I've always believed that the corporate sector should be learning from us when it comes to efficiency and getting the most out of limited resources. Now, to our rescue, has come Nancy Lublin, CEO of Do Something and founder of Dress for Success. Her lessons and leadership are great examples, not just for business leaders, but also for our peers in the nonprofit world.

Do Something Awards Get Youth Involved and Give Out Grants Perhaps In Part Through Crowd Sourcing Which Isn't Clear - And If It Does, It's Not Ultimately Sustainable Fundraising For Nonprofits

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I am half with this philanthropic and community support rallying effort and half not. Current Do Something CEO, Nancy Lublin founded the well known and successful nonprofit Dress for Success in 1996. On VH1's Do Something Awards Nominees web page (for the event) they offer the opportunity for website visitors (to log into VH1) and vote for their favorite "Do Something Award" youth contender. They either win awards or simply kudos for their effort at the Awards.

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About the Nonprofit's Governing Documents, Especially the Bylaws and How They Can Be A Powerful Tool for the Organization's Success

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Nonprofit organizations, when they are started, are required by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and often states and other jurisdictional governments or agencies to have specific governing documents finished in order to receive official charity or nonprofit status from them (thus being allowed to, depending on the type of nonprofit being formed, perhaps legally raise tax free dollars, among other rights, for example). Do not take it as such. It is not a private company.

What Are Endowments or Endowment Funds And Does Our Nonprofit Need One? Probably.

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funds permanently set aside by a not-for-profit organization to fulfill a designated purpose.Endowment funds are invested and generate income to to support the charity's mission. Endowments establish quality and permanence for the charity. Endowments can be board-designated funds set aside for future financial needs." To understand how acquiring an endowment fund goes, let's say, for example, that you and I work together, in their fundraising office, for St.

Wow, What A Shock. Another Example of Piss Poor Fundraising.

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It can be found at: [link] ] It's among about five to ten basics that I repeatedly discuss, in this blog, as critical for non profit organizations to do if they want to be successful fundraisers. What non profit doesn't want to be an excellent fundraiser? Well, up until recently, maybe The Bellevue Arts Museum located in Bellevue , Washington; which has been long plagued by some catastrophic difficulties that honestly would have shut most non profits down a bit ago.