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

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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

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

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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. Advertising Blogs Cause Marketing Civics Climate Change Environment Greening National/International News and Current Affairs Opinion Politics advocacy Business carbon emissions Environmentally friendly PSFK Sustainability Sustainable Living

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

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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

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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

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. BI Intelligence offers this excellent and very comprehensive slide presentation on the state of the internet , including its relationship to other media.

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.

Maximizing Revenue in a Challenging Environment: Approaching the Corporate Sector

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Download the presentation slides below Related Documents! 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. You must stand out from the others.

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. The University of South Florida’s College of Public Health’s annual social marketing conference continues its tradition of developing the skills people need to apply principles of social marketing to public health, environmental sustainability and other social issues.??

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! What ways do you craft your environment for success? (c) Yesterday’s free goal setting mastermind was a lot of fun!

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

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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.]

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

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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].

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.

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).

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

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Civics Community Education: General Education: Technology Environment Fundraising Grants Healthcare How-to Nonprofit Resource Donation education Health care Non-profit organization philanthropy Sustainability Verizon Communications Verizon FoundationCountless members of nonprofit and charity staffs use Verizon as their cellular and/or internet (and/or cable) provider.

#SOCIALNETWORKS: A Social Platform Primed For The Environmental Community

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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. More importantly, OneClimate.net is packed with resources to keep up with worldwide developments, including full video and textual reports from UN global summits on the environment since Copenhagen in December 2009.

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

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Advertising Cause Marketing Civics Climate Change Communications Environment Grants and Funding Greening Marketing Marketing Budget Newsletter Nonprofit Press Release Public Media Public Relations Video Business carbon emissions CBS EcoMedia EcoTarium Enterprise Community Partners Forest Stewardship Council Fundraising Marketing and Advertising Non-profit organization Sustainability Volunteers of America Waterkeeper Alliance

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

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

SocialButterfly

Case Study Quoted Social Innovation built environment design-centered solutions Nancy Lee road safety smart road system traffic controlThe Netherlands are about to launch a “smart road” system that uses infrastrure to support behavior change through a design solution–glow-in-the-dark paint!

#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

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

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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). Apple bruised by PR cuts over EPEAT. No, MKCREATIVEmedia doesn’t wield that kind of influence over 1 Infinity Loop. Or any influence, really.

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

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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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#Fundraising: How To Apply For A Grant From Intel

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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). Civics Community Environment Fundraising Grants Grants and Funding Greening Health How-to Nonprofit Philanthropy Resource Apple carbon emissions education Intel Intel Corporation Microsoft Non-profit organization Technology

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

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Community Diet eNewsletter Environment Event Greening Health Local/Maryland Nonprofit Urban Farming Baltimore Druid Hill Park environmental Farmer's Market Festival Green Market Maryland Request For ProposalThe fine folks at Baltimore Green Works have been putting on Baltimore Green Week for the past eight years , and they are calling for submissions for those individuals and organizations ready to make the ninth one the best yet.

Science Communication and Social Marketing

Social Marketing and Social Change

Chapters are devoted to using science to improve science communication; the complexities of communicating science; the nature of science-related public controversies (which some of our work also gets embroiled in); communicating science in a complex, competitive communication environment (note the use of the word ‘ competitive ’); and building the knowledge base for effective science. Professional Issues Research Studies communication environment health research science social_marketing

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

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

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Advocacy Blogs Campaigns Civics Communications Community Crowdfunding Development eNewsletter Environment Fundraising Marketing Media Review News and Current Affairs Nonprofit Permission Marketing Politics Public Media Public Relations Research Reviews Social Media Volunteerism advocacy Business Charitable organization Chris Hughes communication development Facebook Jumo Non-profit organization Online Communities Social network website

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

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Blogs Community eNewsletter Environment Greening How-to Publications Resource Study Urban Farming community gardening Drought greening Home and Garden homes Rain Rainwater tankA community garden in Montreal, Canada (Photo credit: Wikipedia). The weather in the mid-Atlantic states has been, well, awkward this spring. April temperatures have been cooler than February temperatures, and drought conditions are already a concern.

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

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Blogs Case Study Climate Change Communications Community Environment Geo-Location Marketing Media Review News and Current Affairs Newspaper Article Public Media Social Media Technology Twitter communication Ethics Hurricane Irene Online Communities The GuardianWhich is not to say millions haven't tried it.

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

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Case Study Climate Change Communications Environment Facebook Geo-Location Health Healthcare Media Review National/International News and Current Affairs Social Media Twitter American Red Cross communication International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement IPhone Natural disaster Social network TechnologyNatural 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.

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

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Uncategorized Bank of America Business Corporate Social Responsibility Corporation education Environment Foundation Center Nonprofit Novartis philanthropy Sanofi-Aventis Sustainability Wal-MartIn the midst of the present economic crisis, the debate about whether corporations should have social responsibility to give to philanthropic causes has grown heated.

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

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Affordable Housing Aging Community Environment Independent Living News and Current Affairs Newspaper Article Nonprofit Public Media Retirement Living Seniors Life Volunteerism Aging Baby Boomers Associated Press Business design economy New York City NPR Portland Oregon WalkabilityNYC has added 4 seconds to each crosswalk.

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

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Advice Blogs Campaigns Communications Education: Technology Environment Event Greening iPad/Tablet Marketing Budget Marketing Skills Nonprofit Resource Site Administration Social Media Technology Web and Print Application Service Providers Cloud computing communication Information technology iPad IPhone Non-profit organization Online Communities

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

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Community Cross-Post Environment Greening Interview Nonprofit Perspectives Revitalization Sustainability Urban Farming advocacy Baltimore community garden development environmental Garden Home homes housing Land trust Master Gardeners Neighbourhood Organization real estate Technology United States Upper Fells PointGreening 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.

Can We Market Biomass? Social Entrepreneurship and Bioenergy Villages

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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. Nina Adam at the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reported earlier this week that in Germany " a swarm of households and small-scale investors…are producing and selling renewable energy."

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 LiveCalled 'Grow One. Save a Million' (GOSAM), the promotion has been going on in a low-profile way since 2010. Budweiser is also donating $150,000 to the River Network , a watershed conservation charity.

More Faux Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

Tags: United Nations Bayer World Environment Day Delta Airlines Alcoa Heinz Faux Cause Marketing Ads Delta Sky Magazine

Science Communication and Social Marketing

Social Marketing and Social Change

Chapters are devoted to using science to improve science communication; the complexities of communicating science; the nature of science-related public controversies (which some of our work also gets embroiled in); communicating science in a complex, competitive communication environment (note the use of the word ‘ competitive ’); and building the knowledge base for effective science. Professional Issues Research Studies communication environment health research science social_marketing

Quick MARCOM 2009 Debrief

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Michael Cleland (City of Mississauga) & Rupen Seonie (Environics Analytics) –> Moving beyond demographics to psychographic segmentation. For the latter, I paired up with Nick Charney from CPS Renewal who did a wonderful job tying everything in to a government work environment. Tags: Debrief arlene dickinson brian thwaits environics Facebook gov20 government Government 2.0

Grants for Nonprofits Innovating Address the Issue of Coal Waste Providing Transformative Change

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Deadline: August 15, 2011 Educational Foundation of America Invites Proposals for Work Pertaining to Coal Waste The Educational Foundation of America (EFA)has a tradition of promoting public awareness and participation in the restoration and defense of the environment. Since 1959, EFA has awarded over $70 million in grants to protect the environment. RFP grants environment the foundation centerFrom The Foundation Center.

Sponsored New Environmental Classrooms for Youth In Domestic Violence Shelters

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Along with the outdoor area, each classroom includes a multi-faceted curriculum to fully maximize the educational opportunities and healing effects of the outdoor environment. RFP grants domestic violence environment the foundation centerFrom The Foundation Center. [If

Nonprofit Branding: Sharks, Guppies and Brands

NonProfit Branding

It operates in a competitive environment. Know Your Ecosystem: Reject the outdated notions of Nonprofit Unicorn Keepers. Don’t let Super-Idealists mislead you about the nature of the nonprofit ecosystem. I urge you to recognize that your nonprofit organization really is a business. You contest with other causes and organizations for every dollar you raise, for [.].

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