#Enviro: Does a Green Xmas List Really Help The Environment?

Non Profit Marketing 360

Piers Fawkes, founder and CEO of the New-York based firm PSFK , argues in a recent blog post that ‘buying green’ this holiday season really misses the boat when it comes to helping the environment or changing the habits of businesses.

#GRANT: Dell Computers & Dell Foundation Offer Resources For Youth & Environment

Non Profit Marketing 360

The foundation’s reach is worldwide , and it’s focus is on education, scholarship, and the environment. ” Advocacy Civics Community Development Education: Technology Environment Fundraising Grants Health Low-Income Major Gift Nonprofit Philanthropy Resource Video advocacy Dell Dell computer development Grant Proposal Grant-Making Foundations greening philanthropy Sustainability Trust for Public Land video

The Media Environment For Marketing

The Agitator

Anyone in the marketing biz, and that certainly includes fundraisers, needs to be mindful of the evolving media environment in which consumers seek and use information.

#Tech: The Mac Mini Has Little Impact On Environment Yet Mighty Power

Non Profit Marketing 360

If you’re an organization that’s concerned about your impact on the environment and your carbon footprint, or you’re just personally concerned about how you interact with the environment, it’s difficult to find a better computer. Apple Education: Technology Environment Hardware Review Nonprofit Reviews Technology carbon emissions EnergyStar Hardware Mac Mac Mini Server Macintosh MacMini Mini Non-profit organization Solid-state drive United States Environmental Protection Agency

#Tech: The Mac Mini Has Little Impact On Environment Yet Mighty Power

Non Profit Marketing 360

If you’re an organization that’s concerned about your impact on the environment and your carbon footprint, or you’re just personally concerned about how you interact with the environment, it’s difficult to find a better computer. Apple Education: Technology Environment Hardware Review Nonprofit Reviews Technology carbon emissions EnergyStar Hardware Mac Mac Mini Server Macintosh MacMini Mini Non-profit organization Solid-state drive United States Environmental Protection Agency

New Environment For NGOs & Advocates

The Agitator

In this slide presentation, Lee Rainie of Pew Internet presents ten “fresh realities” of the digital age that NGOs (and others) must contend with to succeed in persuading others. What Rainie says, much of it related to the explosion of social media and mobile communications, applies to all messaging and communications, which makes these observations pertinent to fundraisers, and especially those in advocacy groups.

Getting to Know Social Marketing, Public Health and the Environment

Social Marketing and Social Change

To better meet that demand, the Social Marketing in Public Health Conference has expanded its roster of leaders in the field and added sessions on social marketing and the environment.

Maximizing Revenue in a Challenging Environment: Approaching the Corporate Sector

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Find a sample Ethics Clause below Related Documents. You can also download the audio recording, transcript and presentation slides.) In challenging times, nonprofits often increase efforts to generate additional funding so critical programs and initiatives do not suffer. At the same time, however, securing revenue is increasingly difficult because of the economic conditions. Corporations are besieged by requests from numerous non-profits and are now more judicious as to their contributions.

Creating an environment for goal success

Fundraising Coach

The hour flew by without my mentioning one of the most important steps in successfully accomplish goals is crafting your environment. I could give tips and pointers on how clients have shaped their environments. They’d crafted their environment!

Grants for Medium Sized U.S. Nonprofits Solving Global Problems in Health, Education, Environment, Poverty, and/or World Relations

Seeking Grant Money Today

Eligible organizations must be recognized as tax exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code; be engaged in the areas of health, education, environment, poverty, and/or world relations outside the United States; be able to demonstrate organizational stability; and have had total revenue over the past five years averaging below $20 million and above $5 million a year. RFP economic empowerment grants political organizations environment the foundation center physical health

Applications Being Accepted for Conservation Fellows and Innovation Grants for Conservation of the Natural Environment in the U.S.

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RFP grants environment the foundation centerFrom The Foundation Center. [If If you are interested in this grant opportunity, click "Link to Complete RFP" at the end of this blog post, for more information.]

Millennials lukewarm on the environment? Don’t despair.

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Sharp-eyed blog reader Megan sent me an article this week that says young Americans are less interested in the environment than previous generations. Steepest of all was a steady decline in concern about the environment and in taking personal action to save it. Researchers found that, when surveyed decades ago, about a third of young baby boomers said it was important to become personally involved in programs to clean up the environment.

Grants for U.S. Nonprofits, Governments, Tribes, and Educational Institutions Linking Econimic Development and Community Well Being to Stewardship & Health of the Environment

Seeking Grant Money Today

The program will support highly visible projects that link economic development and community well-being to the stewardship and health of the environment. RFP grants environment the foundation centerFrom The Foundation Center. [If If you are interested in this grant opportunity, click "Link to Complete RFP" at the end of this blog post, for more information].

Announcing the Fundraising Career Conference

Wild Woman Fundraising

This goal of this fundraising career conference is to educate fundraisers in how to research and pick good job opportunities and make a more functional work environment. Did you read Underdeveloped, the research report that rocked the nonprofit world to its core?

8 secret signs you might be getting fired

Wild Woman Fundraising

Often in our nonprofit work environments, we have to GUESS we’re in trouble rather than have people tell us we’re in trouble. But then again, it’s an at-will employment environment in most of the US, which means they don’t have to have a reason to fire you.

Fellowships Available to Journalists Interested In Science and Environment

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The program is open to journalists from all media who are interested in learning about science and the environment. From The Foundation Center. Metcalf Institute for Marine and Environmental Reporting Offers Science Immersion Workshop for Journalists Deadline: January 28, 2008 The Metcalf Institute for Marine and Environmental Reporting ( [link] ) is recruiting journalists for its tenth annual Science Immersion Workshop for Journalists (June 8-13, 2008).

If it’s too hard to change people, change their environment!

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

It’s packed with powerful concepts, but among the best is the idea that it’s easier to effect behavior change if you create a different environment for people. It was an all-you-can eat environment with big trays and loads of food. What can you do to change your environment in a way that encourages the change you seek? One of my favorite books of all time is Switch. I consider it the one must-read if you want to change anything.

A Glow-In-The-Dark Design Solution to Behavior Change

SocialButterfly

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Why some people rise in fundraising

Wild Woman Fundraising

Fixing a toxic work environment. Do you have to leave this current work environment to have a healthier work environment? Check out the first post in this series, all about how to get that fundraising job !

#SOCIALNETWORKS: A Social Platform Primed For The Environmental Community

Non Profit Marketing 360

If those concerns include those of the environment (from global industrial waste to local concerns of residue from asphalt runoff), sign up on the social network OneClimate.net.

Science Communication and Social Marketing

Social Marketing and Social Change

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#TECH: Look What We Did To Apple! Welcome Back To EPEAT.

Non Profit Marketing 360

It’s important to know that our commitment to protecting the environment has never changed, and today it is as strong as ever… For example, Apple led the industry in removing harmful toxins such as brominated flame retardants (BFRs) and polyvinyl chloride (PVC).

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#Fundraising: How To Apply For A Grant From Intel

Non Profit Marketing 360

The projects that their grant-giving body focus on are education, the environment, and ‘community sites’ (all of which make grants to projects all over the world).

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Time To Plan Your Proposal For The 2012 Baltimore Green Week!

Non Profit Marketing 360

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#ENVIRO: Spring Is The Time To Build Rain Barrels & Community Gardens

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#Development: Jumo And Good.is Join To Create Largest Nonprofit Network

Non Profit Marketing 360

We have followed the development of the Jumo website and network over the last year or so, and that organization has recently announced a development ‘merger’ with Good.is that will make it/them arguably the largest nonprofit socially-conscious network around.

10 Shocking Scary Secrets of Working in Fundraising

Wild Woman Fundraising

Nonprofit organizations are PATHOLOGICAL ENVIRONMENTS that allow all pressure to be put on the Development Director, who is expected to overcome all organizational issues and raise millions in the first month. Scary by Marco Mazzei from Flickr.

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Do you have a “super job”?

Wild Woman Fundraising

I was in line at the co-op today and saw the cover of Mother Jones. It said, “Speeded up, more work for no pay.&# So when i got home, I looked it up, and found this startling and sad article , and recognized myself. Read on. You may recognize yourself too. Mother Jones Cover, More Work, No Pay.

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#GRANTS: Verizon Foundation Offers Support For Environmental & Educational Nonprofits

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#ENVIRO: CBS/EcoMedia Partnership Expands To Bring Advertising To Green Nonprofits

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#Aging: Which US Cities Offer The Best Lifestyle To Their Older Citizens?

Non Profit Marketing 360

For example, the city noted as having the lowest crime and the safest urban environment for seniors is Nassau-Suffolk County, New York (Long Island), yet the area did not quite crack the top 10. It’s no surprise that the Twin Cities, with 22 lakes in the metropolitan area, scored close to the top for environment.

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#SocialNetworks: How Can Social Media Help You When Disaster Strikes?

Non Profit Marketing 360

Natural disasters have been a part of human history since Noah. What has changed is how we get information about – and request help in the midst of – natural disasters. Thanks to digital media, we can get instantaneous reports about earthquakes, hurricanes, etc. from all over the world.

#Philanthropy: Get Involved With Some Of The Biggest Corporate Donors

Non Profit Marketing 360

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#Aging: Some American Cities Meeting The Challenges Of Boomer Residents

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#GRANTS: The Lawrence Foundation Can Help Your Environmental Or Health Program

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Over the last decade-plus, the foundation has offered over $3 million to projects concerning education, health, the environment, and disaster relief (local and international). Community Development Environment Fundraising Grants Health Healthcare How-to Nonprofit Philanthropy Resource Charitable organization development Foundation Grant-Making Foundations Jeff Lawrence Lawrence Foundation Non-profit organization philanthropy

#Enviro: Looking For Work? Jobs For Greenbacks And For A Green Mid-Atlantic

Non Profit Marketing 360

The MARC we are referring to allows you to search via keywords, ZIP codes, and commuting radius from your home for a job that is listed as working for the environment and/or making strides to reduce use of un-renewable resources. The search for a job in this environment can be a job unto itself, without even the decency of a paycheck (yet). Click here for jobs. The jobs numbers continues to tetter between 9% and 9.3%

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#Tech: Cloud Computing Campaign Highlights Benefits To And Concerns For Nonprofits

Non Profit Marketing 360

In technology terms, ‘the cloud’ is the internet used as storage space (space traditionally taken up on a hard drive in a computer) and as software server (software traditionally installed on that hard drive to run applications).

Can We Market Biomass? Social Entrepreneurship and Bioenergy Villages

Social Marketing and Social Change

Environment Public Policy Social Entrepreneurship Citizens can self-finance and profit from building a bioenergy facility that uses biomass (plants, wood and manure) to generate enough heat and electricity for the village that the surplus can be sold to the national grid.

#interview: Miriam Avins, Founder Of The Baltimore Green Space

Non Profit Marketing 360

Greening Baltimore,one lot at a time. This is a repost of an article that original appeared on the MKCREATIVE Nonprofit Marketing Blog in December, 2010.

Quien es Mas Macho? More Cause Marketing for Dudes

Cause Related Marketing

In the lead-up to World Environment Day , Sunday, May 5, 2011 Budweiser is asking men to save water by forgoing shaving. Budweiser BOGO Bill Murray World Environment Day River Network Parks and Recreation Nick Offerman Saturday Night Live

#Tech: Apple’s Reputation Gets Pulped – Deservedly So?

Non Profit Marketing 360

The story was written by Charles Duhigg and David Barboza, and the environment at the plant could perhaps be summarized in this early paragraph of their article: Employees work excessive overtime, in some cases seven days a week, and live in crowded dorms. Tweets often move faster than facts. True, the Apple web store was down for a bit yesterday, but when it came back up, no new iPad or iPhone 5.

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#PublicMedia: How Twitter Helped And Hurt The Spread Of Information In Two Recent Disasters

Non Profit Marketing 360

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More Faux Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

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