I'll Be in Wash D,C, and Available for Meetings Feb 24 and 25

Cause Related Marketing

next week for business and have some availability for meetings on Wednesday and Thursday, Feb. Dear Friends:I'll be in Washington, D.C. 24 and 25.Want to talk cause marketing, marketing, corporate social responsibility, fundraising, nonprofit innovation, or the like? Or just catch up?So

Feb 56

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – Feb 11, 2011

Getting Attention

I’ve seen an incredible increase in nonprofit marketing help wanted in the last few months. That’s an incredibly encouraging sign, I hope!

Feb 28

Trending Sources

No-Charge Training: Move People to Act Now w/One-Page Plan (Feb 5 & On Demand)

Getting Attention

Register now for this free training webinar on Feb 5 1-2 ET. Register now, seats are filling fast. And you can watch at your convenience if you can’t make it live. What’s the right way to connect with supporters, and motivate them to act? And how do I know if I’m doing the right things?

Feb 21

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – Feb 18, 2011

Getting Attention

Compelling opportunities for nonprofit communicators keep rolling in, and I’m thrilled about it. Marketing is too often first to be slashed when budgets are cut. Of course that means your organization has no way to regain lost ground, but not everyone gets that.

Feb 21

NEW Webinar: Keeping Your Donors: Stewardship 101 on Feb 12th

Wild Woman Fundraising

Please register for February 12th Keeping Your Donors: Stewardship 101 on Feb 12, 2013 10:00 AM PST by clicking the button below: If you can’t make it, don’t worry, we’re having another version of this webinar on April 10th!

Feb 11

Learn the 4 Keys to Pitch-Perfect Messaging – Free Webinar Feb. 7

Getting Attention

Register now to learn - Seats are Limited. How to Stop Striking Flat Notes with Your Target Audiences and. Join the 16% of Nonprofits Whose Messages Resonate and Spur Action. Date: Tuesday, February 7, 2011. Time: 1:00-2:00PM EST/10:00-11:00PM PST. Replay: If you can’t make this time, register anyway. All registrants will receive the video recording. REGISTER NOW. You’ve got to connect with your target audience to spur them to action…to give, to sign, to volunteer.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Feb 16: Everything You Need to Know about Nonprofit Editorial Calendars in 2017 with Kivi Leroux Miller (Registration is $99 or free with an All-Access Pass or participation in the Planning Your Work Marketing Accelerator ). Happy Friday!

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Feb 08 – Mar 15: Planning Your Work for 2017 Nonprofit Marketing Accelerator with Kivi Leroux Miller (6-week intensive coaching program. How is everyone doing? Let’s wrap up the week with some Mixed Links… Want to know the best time to post on social media?

Feb 26

Be Glad It’s Called Cause Marketing and Not 'Marketing Related Philanthropy'

Cause Related Marketing

a Feb. Back in the 1980s, at the behest of Jerry Welsh, American Express trademarked the term ‘Cause-Related Marketing.’Welsh,

Feb 56

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Feb 08 – Mar 15: Planning Your Work for 2017 Nonprofit Marketing Accelerator with Kivi Leroux Miller (6-week intensive coaching program. Let’s just get right to the Mixed Links, shall we… For those of you who are Not Sure What to Post on Social Media?

Feb 26

What’s Happening this February?

SocialButterfly

What are you looking forward to this month? Feel free to send me an email at abornkessel@fly4change.com if there is an event happening that you think others should know about. In particular, the events listed below relate to social innovation, civic engagement, social marketing, mobile, tech, health 2.0, social media, government 2.o, social change, non-profits, journalism, social entrepreneurship, leadership, special observances, and more. February Events. Individual Events and Observances.

Feb 22

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Feb 16: Everything You Need to Know about Nonprofit Editorial Calendars in 2017 with Kivi Leroux Miller. Did y’all have a good week?

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Vote on Your Cause Marketing Favs from Feb 2010

Cause Related Marketing

Dear Faithful Readers:In early 2011 I'll post my hotly-contested annual best and worst cause marketing campaigns for 2010.But rather than just hold a meeting with myself to decide which campaigns to anoint as the best I want you, my faithful readers, to weigh in with your preferences. So once a week for the next 11 weeks I'll ask you to vote for your favorite cause marketing of a given month.Up.

Do Motives Matter in Corporate Social Responsibility?

Cause Related Marketing

Let’s Give! The Big List of National, Local and Collegiate Online Giving Days (2016 Edition)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

FEB – International Book Giving Day. FEB – Northwest Indiana Gives. Are you thinking about participating in a Giving Day? Good news! There are so many organizations that have given it a try, and YOU can learn from them (the good AND the bad).

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Trio of Online Marketing Webinars Coming in Feb. - Reserve Your Spot Now

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Looking for an online marketing crash course for your nonprofit? I have a trio of three webinars just for you. Online Marketing Basics: From Email to Social Media (Wednesday, February 11).

Big Blue’s Case for Corporate Social Responsibility

Cause Related Marketing

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[Update] Komen Crumbles: Busted Nonprofit Brand (Part 3)

Getting Attention

Update, 8pm Feb. Update, 4pm, Feb. Read the main story here. The story of Komen for the Cure’s (Komen) defunding of Planned Parenthood (PP) continues to roll, and I wanted to update you before stepping back to see how things evolve.

Feb 56

The 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Feb 7. Feb 8 - 9. Feb 12. Feb 18 - 19. Feb 18 - 21. Feb 22 - 24. Feb 23 - 26. Feb 24 - 25. Feb 24 - 25.

Decide How You Are Different, Be It, and Forget the Rest

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Feb 8: Help! Feb 16: Helping Your Staff and Board Become Great Nonprofit Marketers. Feb 23: Building Your Credibility as an Expert. Nancy Schwartz asked, “ What are your dreams for nonprofits ?”

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50+ Nonprofit Instagram Accounts You Should Follow Right Now

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

A photo posted by @dosomething on Feb 6, 2015 at 1:36pm PST. Looking for some good examples of nonprofits on Instagram? Grab your phone and get inspired. ANIMAL RIGHTS. Talia looks like she’s ready for her woolcut next month. That’s the real start of spring!

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Feb 8: Help! Feb 16: Helping Your Staff and Board Become Great Nonprofit Marketers. Feb 23: Building Your Credibility as an Expert. Happy Friday! Join me for some Mixed Links. Let’s start with some free webinars.

Feb 26

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Feb 1 - 3. Feb 16 - 19. Feb 21 - 22. Feb 22 - 24. Feb 28 - Mar 2. Feb 28 - Mar 3. Thousands of nonprofit pros rely on our annual Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar to discover skill-building, strategy-slaying, network-enhancing nonprofit events.

Wonderful Response from the American Heart Association

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Our online strategy, especially with our year-end donors, includes monthly mission messaging following their gift and the year-round plan includes 2-3 online solicitations – usually during Heart Month (Feb.),

Launching Your Nonprofit on Instagram – Plan Carefully or Wing It?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

A video posted by Catskill Animal Sanctuary (@catskill_animal_sanctuary) on Feb 3, 2016 at 7:38am PST. If you’re totally new to the Instagram scene and are looking to gain quick momentum early on, one way of going about it is to tie your launch to an event or fundraiser.

What’s Happening this March?

SocialButterfly

Spring is in the air… Well, almost. Here’s a look at some of the top social change events happening this month. Where do you go for your inspiration? March Events. Observances. National Nutrition Month. March 2011, [U.S. Health Observance]. Hashtag: #NNM. World Water Day.

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Nonprofits @ the Oscars: How to Photobomb, Newsjack and Steal the Spotlight at the Academy Awards

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The 88th Academy Awards air Feb. Nonprofits, are you ready for your moment in the spotlight? 28 and the world will be watching. Also, some of the world WON’T be watching, in an #OscarsSoWhite protest over the lack of diversity among nominees in the top acting categories. ).

Breast Cancer Awareness Cause Marketing? It’s Still Needed.

Cause Related Marketing

The University honored Eberle in her fight with a ‘Pink-Out’ during the meet against Arizona State University on Feb. I saw this ad in one of the local daily newspapers and groaned audibly. Breast cancer awareness! Really?

7 Questions your Fundraising Plan MUST Answer

Get Fully Funded

If you’re currently wrestling with a fundraising plan and you’d like help, I invite you to check out the virtual retreat I’m leading on Friday, Feb 19 to walk you through my “Simple Success&# Fundraising Plan. Yesterday, I led a webinar to teach people my “Simple Success&# Fundraising Plan. One of the things I shared was the 7 questions your fundraising plan MUST answer. I thought you might enjoy them too, so here they are.

How do you tell your nonprofit’s story in 8 easy steps?

Wild Woman Fundraising

The Techsoup Digital Storytelling Challenge will Accept entries up til Feb 29th at 11:59PM PST. What is TechSoup’s Digital Storytelling Challenge ? Nonprofits and libraries can use digital storytelling to reach new audiences, attract donors, and demonstrate impact.

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Your Non-Donating Neighbors Think You Need to Give More to Good Causes

Cause Related Marketing

The study, from Grey Matter Research, is a companion piece to a study released by Grey in Feb 2012 that found that charity donors say they’d keep giving even if Congress took away tax deductibility, they just weren’t sure you would. A new study finds that people who don’t donate money to causes realize the heightened need and have found a solution: you need to give more, especially if you’re 'rich.'

Feb 26

Using BOGO Cause Marketing to Sell Razor's

Cause Related Marketing

In Feb 2012 , the unemployment rate in United States was 8.7 A new e-tail website called Harrys.com launched last week with a BOGO cause marketing approach. Harry’s sells moderately-priced men’s shavers, giving the handles names and taking a boutique approach. If that sounds familiar it’s because Harrys.com was started by Warby Parker co-founder Jeffrey Raider. BOGO means Buy One, Give One. Harrys.com isn’t the first direct-to-consumer shaving company.

Integrating Social Data into Decision Making (5 Free Tools)

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Example: The weeks of Feb 12, March 11, and Aug 19th consistently show a surge in search volume for volunteer” every year for the last three years.

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What’s Going on in February

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here’s what’s happening at Nonprofit Marketing Guide this month: Coaching: Starts Feb 08: Nonprofit Marketing Accelerator – Planning Your Work: Mastering Your Editorial Calendar in 2017. Feb 16: Everything You Need to Know about Nonprofit Editorial Calendars in 2017 .

Feb 2

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Feb 08 – Mar 15: Planning Your Work for 2017 Nonprofit Marketing Accelerator with Kivi Leroux Miller (6-week intensive coaching program. Good day to you, fine madams and sirs!

Feb 2

Guest Post: 4 methods to practice your nonprofit presentation

Wild Woman Fundraising

I’ll be leading a free webinar on Feb 20 th 2013 at 10am PST, 1pm EST on the fine art of preparing a presentation. How do you get to Carnegie Hall? This is the part two of the guest post by Susan Taylor of Imagine Productions. Here is part 1.

Where is All the Cause Marketing with Faith-Based Nonprofits?

Cause Related Marketing

In Feb 2013, I got an email from a remarkable student at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill who had an intriguing question: why isn’t there more cause marketing between sponsors and faith-based nonprofits? It’s a question I’d wondered about myself so it was fun to be asked to think about. Marshele Carter Waddell and I talked about it several times in the intervening months.

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Free Webinar: Rockstar Nonprofit Presentations Feburary 20th

Wild Woman Fundraising

Please register for Make Better Presentations for 2013 Free Webinar on Feb 20, 2013 10:00 AM PST by. How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Are you looking to talk more persuasively for your cause? Do you want to have a bigger impact for your nonprofit through speaking?

Fundraising Careers: Kishshana Palmer Interview: Discover your strengths

Wild Woman Fundraising

To get your early bird discount price of just $9 (until Feb 28th!), The Virtual Fundraising Career Conference is coming up fast, April 13th to 15th, and I am so psyched! Are you going to be there?

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Register Today for Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) – Nourish & Energize Yourself

Getting Attention

You can still get the regular conference rate if you register by tomorrow, Feb. Nope, I’m not talking about a spa! Register now for the Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) and we’ll finally have a chance to meet in person!

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