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.

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.

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!

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 These 10 Examples – Is This You?

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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!

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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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?

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.&#.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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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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.

Why you need to know the difference between your donor’s implicit vs. explicit needs

iMarketSmart

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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:

Why fundraisers shouldn’t be making friends with donors

iMarketSmart

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Top 7 Fundraising In’s and Out’s for 2018

iMarketSmart

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3 questions to ask before you spam, spray and pray

iMarketSmart

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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.

Mass marketing, relationships and trust.

iMarketSmart

One-to-many marketing/fundraising relationships are the same as personal relationships. Trust is essential. But, if you send spammy emails and direct mailers that are impersonal, irrelevant, interruptive, and annoying, your supporters won’t trust you or your employer.

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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

Why your job is to get donors to talk to themselves.

iMarketSmart

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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.

Top 10 Ways You Can Benefit from Conducting a Donor Survey

iMarketSmart

Fundraising strategy charity blog donation survey questions donor feedback survey donor stewardship survey questions fundraising survey examples fundraising tips Lead Generation non profit surveys non profit volunteer survey nonprofit survey questions Philanthropy philanthropy blog Strategy volunteer survey questionsRaise money – If you want advice, ask for money. If you want money ask for advice. Surveys raise money.

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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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11 best practices for your legacy society communications

iMarketSmart

Here are some examples we created at MarketSmart : Create an ‘alumni’ feeling in your design. When it comes to legacy gifts, most fundraisers spend too much time focused on uncovering hidden gifts or closing more of them.

More examples of online community fundraising initiatives from Holland

Giving in a Digital World

Why your job is really about developing heroes, not dollars.

iMarketSmart

Fundraising best practices for fundraising best practices for planned giving big money fundraising ideas charity blog cultivation for planned giving donor cultivation fundraising ideas fundraising story example motivational stories for fundraising Philanthropy unique fundraising ideasPeople want to see themselves as good, just, righteous, and so on. . In other words, they want to be heroic. They want to change the world.

12 astounding ways engagement fundraising can help you right now

iMarketSmart

Here are a dozen ways engagement fundraising helps nonprofits all around the world. Focus on your oldest supporters and Legacy Society members who have no children and capacity (this is the essential component of the strategy for generating revenue quickly).