Ethiopia's 'Sesame Street' Needs Your Help Saving Orphans

Cause Related Marketing

Bruktawit Tigabu is a 30-year-old teacher in Ethiopia who despaired over the number of orphan children in her country. Some people have characterized Tsehai Loves Learning as Ethiopia's Sesame Street. But… as I think is evident… money goes a long way in Ethiopia.

Are you fundraising for Africa? Read this!

Wild Woman Fundraising

I am so excited to present to you my interview with Charlotte Beauvoisin, who writes Diary of a Munzungu , a UK citizen working in Uganda. Her blog has been featured on Lonely Planet since 2009.

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Charity: Water Is Special. But It’s The Video!

The Agitator

Their latest innovation (some might say gimmick) was their use of virtual reality headsets at their annual NYC black-tie fundraiser to show a moving video about bringing clean water to a village in Ethiopia.

The Three Sentence Rule – Yeah, I Stole It

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

When clients say, “we should have a few paragraphs on that&# , I say, “if i can explain the latest on the Ethiopia/Eritrea border war in 25 seconds worth of copy, we should be able to explain any concept in three sentences or less.&#. Claire and Kivi at the Book Party.

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The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar


Ethiopia / $50. Ethiopia. Thousands of nonprofit pros rely on our annual Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar to discover skill-building, strategy-slaying, network-enhancing nonprofit events. Today, we're excited to announce the all-new list for 2017!

Twitter community-building initiative by ChildFund International draws some flak

Giving in a Digital World

Survival Of The Fittest?

The Agitator

Last year, it raised $965,000 by asking people with September birthdays to forgo presents and instead solicit cash to build wells in Ethiopia." NY Times columnist Nicholas Kristof just wrote the fascinating story of Scott Harrison, a fundraiser and skillful marketer who, as Kristof puts its, is making clean water sexy. Some important fundraising lessons here.

Come on Mary, Don’t Fear The Phone-A-Thon

Wild Woman Fundraising

For example: “$100 can pay for lunch for 100 kids in ethiopia to eat at school. Today’s post is by Michael Nyman, of Impact Dialing. I don’t know about you, but when I hear the word phone-a-thon…well, I just sort of shrink inside, even though I’ve run successful phone-a-thons myself! Here’s Michael’s story of why Phone-a-thons are worth your time.

Fundraising tips to help your personal challenge go further

The Biddery Blog

Whether you are raising money for a Global Village trip to Ethiopia, a new home for a family in Hamilton or a disaster relief project, share something about your cause and why its important to YOU. Tips on Fund Raising from Habitat for Humanity The power of the Internet is amazing. Now you can create your own personal fundraising web page, send your message worldwide, promote your cause, collect donations and thank contributors, all from the luxury of your own computer.