5 Creative Examples of Nonprofit Instagram Stories that Engage Supporters

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

For example, when users tap NEA’s “Baby Fish” highlight , they can view hand-picked stories from their archive. 5 Creative Examples of Nonprofit Instagram Stories Want inspiration?

Storybanking and Photobanking: Your Questions and Examples

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

In our guide, we’ll not only provide how-tos, but we’ll also share lots of real-world examples from nonprofits like yours. Do you have an example you can share about how you manage stories and photos at your nonprofit?

Dashboards to Share Progress: Examples and Tips

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

For example, you can color code stats. TechSoup Canada offers examples and tools in Dashboard Tools for Nonprofits. You can measure lots and lots of marketing and fundraising numbers. But measuring without adding meaning isn’t very helpful to you, your supporters, or your board.

5 Examples of Nonprofit Storytelling that Compel People to Give

J Campbell Social Marketing

I chose these videos because they are fantastic examples of compelling nonprofit storytelling that fits into this framework. The post 5 Examples of Nonprofit Storytelling that Compel People to Give appeared first on marketing for the modern nonprofit.

2 examples of great nonprofit video storytelling

J Campbell Social Marketing

What are some other examples of great nonprofit videos that you’ve seen? The post 2 examples of great nonprofit video storytelling appeared first on J Campbell Social Marketing. Nonprofits Storytelling Video boston Bottom Line Cradles to Crayons Video examples

Seeking Examples of Nonprofits Collaboratively Marketing Programs and Services

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The post Seeking Examples of Nonprofits Collaboratively Marketing Programs and Services appeared first on Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog. I am working on a new keynote presentation that I’ll be giving in late June on how nonprofits can collaborate on marketing communications.

Fabulous Example of Facebook Engagement from COTN

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here’s what I would take away from this example: Give people things to do that are both easy and meaningful. I’d love to hear your example too!

Your Ideas, Examples, and Problems with Awareness Raising Campaigns

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Next month we’ll be hosting the Nonprofit Blog Carnival, and our theme is Raising Awareness. You may know that I am not the biggest fan of “awareness raising” as a goal in and of itself.

The Benefits of How to Write a Report Paper Example

SocialButterfly

Things You Should Know About How to Write a Report Paper Example. Our illustration essay authors have also been drawn from diverse academic discipline and thus several example informative article are available on our sites. The How to Write a Report Paper Example Game.

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FREE WEBINAR – 25 Nonprofit Communications Examples That Will Inspire Your Own Work

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Looking for great examples of nonprofit communications to inspire your own work? Join us for: From the Swipe File: 25 Nonprofit Communications Examples That Will Inspire Your Own Work. We’ll show you 25 nonprofit communications examples that we at Nonprofit Marketing Guide love. ” We’ll also tell you WHY it’s a good example of a best practice that we recommend you follow.

Imagineering InstaGood: 7 Examples You Won’t Find On Mashable

SocialButterfly

” 7 Unique Examples of Using Instagram for Good. With over 40% of the top brands on Instagram , I’ve rounded up some examples of using Instagram for good that go beyond Mashable’s list of 10 inspiring nonprofits using Instagram. How do you think about your content?

Seeking These 10 Examples – Is This You?

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Follow This Example To See How Automated Cultivation Can Work To Meet Donor Needs.

iMarketSmart

The post Follow This Example To See How Automated Cultivation Can Work To Meet Donor Needs. If you were a fundraiser at my alma mater seeking a donation from me for a new building, a progressive campaign might look like this: Step 1 – Awareness.

Graphic Design Style Guides, Part II – With Examples

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Her first post follows up on the discussion I started about style guides earlier this month by providing you with some real-life examples. Real Life Examples. If you’re a visual thinker like I am, it might be helpful to see examples of what this means.

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1 good example of nonprofit social media

Get Fully Funded

I’m a big believer in finding a good example to go by and I have a good one to share with you. I’d love to hear if you have other examples of nonprofits doing socal media or other online communications well. Seems like lots of nonprofits are talking about social media these days, but not many are doing it well. If you are thinking about uing Facebook or Twitter or email campaigns or any other tools, here are some tips for success. Know your purpose.

Infographics as Teaching Tools – Example from Tara Collins

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Kivi and Tara Collins at NTEN. Infographics aren’t just for making your website or Facebook wall look pretty.

The 4 Best Examples of Non-Profit Video Storytelling - Guest Post

Social Media Bird Brain

Here''s the second of three guest posts on the subject of storytelling for your nonprofit through videos. Guest blogger Madeleine Hammond is a Marketing Executive at Skeleton Productions, a UK based corporate video production company. An oldy but a goody - the storytelling arc is a proven staple to video marketing. When it comes to non-profits, it’s an impossibly effective medium for really. video storytelling video production Madeleine Hammond Skeleton Productions Small nonprofit

3 real world examples of the Pareto Principle

iMarketSmart

Here are some real world examples of the Pareto Principle you might find interesting: A 2002 report from Microsoft found that “80 percent of the errors and crashes in Windows and Office are caused by 20 percent of the entire pool of bugs detected.” The post 3 real world examples of the Pareto Principle appeared first on MarketSmart | . If you know me and this blog, you know that I talk about the Pareto Principle a lot.

Online Marketing Strategy & Website Makeover - Example from #09NTC

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

My favorite session at last week’s Nonprofit Technology Conference was “This is Iron Chef. Battle Nonprofit.&#.

Showcase Of Legacy Fundraising Examples

The Agitator

As usual, SOFII has done fundraisers — this time, legacy fundraisers — a terrific favor. They’ve put together this compilation of articles and samples (brochures, commercials, newsletters and more) dealing with legacy marketing. If nothing else, read Mal Warwick’s excellent article, Just the facts on legacy giving. A great primer on who gives legacy gifts, why do they do so, and how best to communicate with legacy prospects and donors. But also browse the samples.

Will You Let Everyone Know? 3 Examples, Oodles of Tips (and 23 Real Emails) to Support Your Next “Share This” Call to Action

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

EXAMPLE 1: How This Image of MLK “Took The Internet By Storm” by Creative Action Network. EXAMPLE 2) How the National Parks Conservation Association Used Graphics and Video to #KeepParksFunded, by NPCA Social Media Manager, Megan Cantrell.

Does this look familiar?

Wild Woman Fundraising

This letter has some strong direct mail examples that you can apply to a number of causes. As you know, I LOVE to help people write more effective appeal letters. Here’s an appeal letter that I just got from Medcins Sans Frontieres/Doctors Without Borders.

Want to hear an example of why I absolutely LOVE my employees?

iMarketSmart

The post Want to hear an example of why I absolutely LOVE my employees? I love my employees. Seriously! They are amazing people. But don’t take my word for it. Judge for yourself! Zach Shefska (the guy who runs my Fundraising Report Card invention) is really smart. Recently, he was interviewed by Rob Harter at the Nonprofit Leadership Podcast. I hope you’ll check it out. Just don’t try to hire him away from me!

What You Should Include in a Board Presentation (with Examples & A Free Template)

Fundraising Report Card

The post What You Should Include in a Board Presentation (with Examples & A Free Template) appeared first on Fundraising Report Card. Reporting to the board may be daunting, but it’s incredibly important. Your board is tasked with overseeing your organization, and providing them with a snapshot into the health of the organization’s fundraising is critical to their success.

Example of a Great Apology

A. Fine Blog

This is a great example I hope others will follow. I am tired of apologies that aren’t really apologies. The unapologies generally go something like this: “I’m sorry you took offense at what I said.” ” As if the words themselves weren’t offensive, but, we the too sensitive listeners had our delicate sensibilities affronted. Yesterday I received this email from my local Patch website with the subject line: Our Apologies.

A Terrific Example of an Online “Engagement Fundraising” Effort for Planned Giving

iMarketSmart

Either way, this is a terrific example of online “engagement fundraising” for planned giving. The post A Terrific Example of an Online “Engagement Fundraising” Effort for Planned Giving appeared first on MarketSmart.

An example of a real-world thank you that worked!

iMarketSmart

We needed a display for our booth. We needed it quick. We got it on-time and it looked fabulous! Then we got this nice, personalized, hand-written note. Do you think I’ll buy from them again? I highly recommend displayit.com.

12 incredible examples of peer-to-peer fundraising

CrowdRise

We’ll show you 12 real-world examples of organizations just like yours crushing it with peer-to-peer fundraising. Come with us on a magical, tasty walk through sweet peer-to-peer inspiration. Fundraising

Examples From the Real Nonprofit World Showing What Not To Do Organizationally, and Why

Seeking Grant Money Today

Another Example of Piss Poor Fundraising. A Real World Example Demonstrating Why Nonprofits' Mission Statements Are More Important Than the Almighty Dollar A Couple of Nonprofit Best Practices Lessons From the Real World One Nonprofit Sues Another Nonprofit For Not Honoring Donor's Wishes - Great Lesson for Us Nonprofits! best practices real world example cautionary nonprofit talesThe Southern Oregon Historical Society Has Raised Some Eyebrows.

10 Tips To Write a Better End-of-Year Nonprofit Appeal

Wild Woman Fundraising

Appeals Cultivating donors Marketing direct mail example direct mail package example end of year mailing mailing example mazarine treyz monthly giving ask sample acquisition mailing smile train Are you working on your end of year appeal right now? What are you doing?

Pls Share Your Examples w/Kivi— & Your Peers In The Field

Getting Attention

And she needs your help to round out the guide with several more examples, stories, case studies, and/or anecdotes from nonprofits just like yours. Kivi is looking for these examples (below). Example of how segmenting your email list produced significant results of some kind for you. Examples (probably on a website or email series) of content for “newcomers” to your organization versus content you create for the people who have been longtime supporters.

Example of a great thank you to donors!

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Continuing on the Thanksgiving theme of gratitude, here’s a wonderful thanks to donors from the Humane Society. Hat tip to Alia McKee for sending it to me!). This is a great model to follow! Click on the image below or go here for the full experience

How to show impact? Here’s a great example.

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Here’s a great example of an organization doing just that. For example: “Buy this backpack and our company donates $1 for school supplies for kids who can’t afford them.” One of the most powerful things you can do this year is to make more visible to your supporters the impact of their gifts. If you don’t, you are likely to lose your donors and volunteers - as well as the chance to build morale and excitement among your staff.

Reporter Looking for Some Cause-Related Marketing Examples

Cause Related Marketing

Hey everyone:Back again with another reporter looking for sources for a holiday giving guide in a national women's magazine, including cause-related marketing. Note the deadline is August 22. Best wishes,Paul Jones, PresidentAlden KeeneSummary: Your fave charities/ways of giving?Category:

This hospice appeal made more than ever before

Wild Woman Fundraising

It’s not about the disease, it’s about the love. Kevin and his family’s story is just one of the countless examples of those that have taken place here at the Hospice over the last year.

How I leave voicemail messages that get returned

iMarketSmart

Generally here’s how I leave messages that get returned: APPRECIATION: I say ‘thank you’ (and I get sort of ’emotional and gracious’ in my tone… without going overboard). It’s important to convey emotion so you sound relatable… human!

How to Make Your Annual Report Better NOW

Wild Woman Fundraising

I could have looked up good examples of what to write- but it was so hard, I was under a deadline and I had 10 other tasks on my plate. A Tongue in cheek look at all of the most common annual report mistakes-with-(Sigh) examples! I loved that she used concrete examples for readability.

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How Nonprofit E-Newsletters are Changing

Wild Woman Fundraising

They need to stay on top of, for example, the best ways to write e-newsletters. They aren’t. Nonprofit enewsletters aren’t changing. Nonprofit Enewsletters AREN’T Changing? picture by Heinlter on flickr).

Careers in Fundraising-What You Need to Know

Wild Woman Fundraising

Over the last five years, I’ve written a lot about how to get a good fundraising job, and how to keep from making the mistakes that I made. I got so psyched about fundraising careers that I wrote a book about it, called Get the Job! Your Fundraising Career Empowerment Guide.

Are you in love with your organization’s mission?

iMarketSmart

Fundraising charity blog free non profit mission statement examples mission statement examples for business mission statements of nonprofit organisations nonprofit mission statement requirements nonprofit mission statement template nonprofit mission statement worksheet nonprofit vision statement organization mission statement examples Philanthropy philanthropy blog philosophyIt’s all about love.

Private vs. Public Schools and Marketing Channels (EF-0014)

iMarketSmart

On today’s episode we discuss our second set of listener submitted questions. This time on if the approach to public and private school fundraising is different and how to determine what fundraising marketing channels to focus on. You can have your question discussed on the show by emailing me – tim@imarketsmart.com. The post Private vs. Public Schools and Marketing Channels (EF-0014) appeared first on MarketSmart, LLC |.

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11 Elements of Fierce Loyalty to Keep Your Donors

Wild Woman Fundraising

. Fierce Loyalty, by Sarah Robinson. Is your nonprofit or charity part of a national or international movement? Maybe you want to bring dental care to people everywhere. Maybe you want to help children going through the courts systems. Maybe you are part of a national faith movement.

A tale of two cities (in your appeal letter)

Wild Woman Fundraising

For example, let’s take one of my favorite books, Unseen Academicals by Terry Pratchett. This is an example of how you can use parallel stories to make your point in your nonprofit appeal letter. Wired for Story, by Lisa Cron is an excellent book.

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