February’s Nonprofit Blog Carnival: Going Beyond Resolutions

J Campbell Social Marketing

The post February’s Nonprofit Blog Carnival: Going Beyond Resolutions appeared first on JCSM. In order to succeed in 2016, whether it be in online fundraising, donor retention, digital marketing, or service provision, you need a plan.

What’s Happening this February?

SocialButterfly

February Events. February 2011, [U.S. February 2011, [U.S. February 8, 2011, Online. February 7-11, 2011, Multiple Locations. February 11, 2011, Washington D.C. February 11, 2011, Washington D.C. February 12-13, 2011, Los Angeles, CA. 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.

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Hot Topics in February: Facebook, Inclusive Messaging, Editorial Calendars and More

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

This intensive course with Kivi Leroux Miller will focus on designing, building, and implementing an editorial calendar and runs February 14th through March 7th. And, as always, join me Fridays in February for Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators.

Feb 7

YNPN presentation: Moving up in your nonprofit career: February 28th

Wild Woman Fundraising

This is exciting! Are you looking for a job at your desk right now? I will be giving a presentation on moving up in your nonprofit career for the Young Nonprofit Professionals Network, Monday, at Opal Devines in Austin TX, doors at 6pm, presentation starts at 7pm BE THERE!

Where I am Speaking February – April: Come Say Hi!

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

February 12-13, Tampa, FL, UST Annual Meeting (private). February 23, Orlando, FL, SeriousFun Children’s Network Annual Conference. February 29- March 1, Wilmington, NC, QENO Nonprofit Marketing Seminars at UNC Wilmington.

Unrelated Sunday!

Wild Woman Fundraising

For an unrelated Sunday, Weightlifting Woman by Mazarine Treyz. I’ve been blogging EVERY DAY THIS MONTH over at [link]. My friend Danielle Bardgette and I have this little challenge where we will each post a drawing every day this month, whether or not it’s any good.

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – February 24, 2012

Getting Attention

Nonprofit Marketing Jobs — February 17, 2012. Please post your nonprofit marketing position here — FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Communications Coordinator. Volunteer Fairfax (Fairfax, VA). 2) Communications Director.

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – February 17, 2012

Getting Attention

Nonprofit Marketing Jobs — February 10, 2012. Please post your nonprofit marketing position here — FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Associate Director of Marketing Engagement. The Nature Conservancy (San Francisco, CA).

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – February 10, 2012

Getting Attention

Nonprofit Marketing Jobs — February 3, 2012. Please post your nonprofit marketing position here — FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Assistant Director of Marketing and Communications The Children’s Aid Society (New York, NY).

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – February 3, 2012

Getting Attention

Please post your nonprofit marketing position here — FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Associate Director, Partnerships Marketing & Communications. The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research (New York, NY).

Editorial Calendars for Nonprofits: Excel and Google Calendars [Video]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

It starts February 8, 2016. Ready to get organized with an editorial calendar for your nonprofit? This week we’ll show you how to set up editorial calendars in several different formats. Today, we cover the basics in Excel and Google Calendars.

Headed to New Zealand to Help Nonprofits Connect – Join Me There in February?

Getting Attention

So what a terrific surprise it was to be contacted by the folks at New Zealand’s Association Resource Trust to keynote the first-time Marketing By Association Conference this coming February (summertime there). Nothing thrills me more than travel.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Julie Campbell is hosting February’s Nonprofit Blog Carnival and is asking for submissions on creating SMART objectives (SMART stands for specific, measurable, actionable, realistic, and time-bound). Happy Friday, everyone!

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3 Reasons to Invest in Your Monthly Giving Program

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Join me tomorrow, February 25 @ 1 pm ET, for a brand new, Pass Holder-only webinar on how to launch, improve and accelerate your online sustainer program. How many of your donors came back last year? Do you know?

Do you want a Nonprofit Job in Austin, Texas? Be there February 15th!

Wild Woman Fundraising

When: 11:30AM to 1:00PM, February 15th, 2011. Word on the street is that nonprofits are hiring again! really? Yes, The New York Times says so! So, do you want a nonprofit job? Are you curious about what it takes to get hired in this sector? Come out and hear me give a lunch and learn talk on how to jumpstart your nonprofit job search! Register here. Where: 5950 Middle Fiskeville Ave, Austin, TX, at the Center for Nonprofit Organizations at Austin Community College.

Interview: Vanessa Chase and The Storytelling Nonprofit Conference

Wild Woman Fundraising

Today we are so pleased to interview Vanessa Chase, founder of the Storytelling Nonprofit about her free virtual conference on February 23rd-27th, 2015. Her virtual conference (which is free) is coming up February 23rd to February 27th.

February Development Director's Calendar

Fundraising Breakthroughs

Black History Month Send valentines to most loyal and passionate donors. Planning. Sneak off to Foundation Center Spring foundation dockets. Leadership and legacy gifts

Nonprofit Blog Carnival – Celebrating your nonprofit cause

Fundraising Coach

Photo courtesy of Chris Gorski used under Creative Commons licence It is my pleasure to be hosting the February Nonprofit Blog Carnival! With Valentine''s Day in February, the last three years have focused on "loving": loving nonprofit staff. February.

How to Use Trello for Your Editorial Calendar [Video]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

It starts February 8, 2016. Here’s our third video in this week’s series on editorial calendars for nonprofits. See the earlier videos on using Excel and Google Calendars for editorial calendars and using Asana.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Julie Campbell is hosting February’s Carnival and is asking for submissions on creating SMART objectives (SMART stands for specific, measurable, actionable, realistic, and time-bound). February 18 and 19: Writing a Fabulous Case for Support with Tom Ahern. How was your week?

Is It Time For You To Leave?

The Agitator

For the more committed of us, these resolutions survive the month of January … sometimes even February. Celebrations are over. Back to reality. Yeah, everybody makes New Year’s resolutions.

Nonprofit Blog Carnival: Going Beyond Resolutions (Call for Submissions)

J Campbell Social Marketing

Happy February! I am very excited to be hosting the February 2016 Nonprofit Blog Carnival ! Get your post in by the end of the day on Saturday, February 27th. Check back on Monday, February 29th (an extra day!)

A Brilliant Stewardship Plan for Legacy Society Donors From Down Under

iMarketSmart

February – post an invite for function in March. There’s brilliance down under! . A while back on my LinkedIn Group (Major and Planned Gift Marketers) , Sharon Wangman outlined a stewardship plan for Legacy Society donors/members.

Four Free E-Books with Nonprofit Marketing Advice

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

February 3: Writing Thank-You Notes That Inspire Future Gifts. February 8: The New & Improved Nonprofit Annual Report. February 16: Social Media Fear Factor: Getting Over What’s Holding You Back. Is your collection of Nonprofit Marketing Guide e-books complete?

Editorial Calendar How-Tos for Nonprofits [FREE WEBINAR]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Finally, we’ll give you a sneak peek at other editorial calendar training we’ll be offering in February. Start off 2016 by bringing some order to your nonprofit’s communications chaos. We’ll show you how during our first training webinar of 2016. And it’s FREE TO EVERYONE!

How to Use Asana for Your Editorial Calendar [Video]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

It starts February 8, 2016. Here’s our second video in this week’s series on editorial calendars for nonprofits. Check out yesterday’s video on using Excel and Google Calendars for editorial calendars.

Rise Up! Fly In!

The Agitator

Mark your calendar, alert your clients, your board, your CEO and urge them to participate in the “100 Years of Giving DC Fly-In” on February 15-16 to persuade Congress that it must maintain the tax law’s 100-year policy of NOT taxing dollars given to charity.

Understanding Donor Relationships

The Agitator

Tom and I’ve been focusing lots on the importance of ‘ donor-focused fundraising’ and essential ‘donor experiences’ In fact, we’ve invited Agitator readers to join us on February 17 th for a free webinar on fixing the donor experience.

Consultants and Freelancers – Get More Nonprofit Clients

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I’m running the first session of the new Get Nonprofit Clients Coaching Program for consultants and freelancers starting February 4. I love working for nonprofit clients. It’s the sweet life.

Social Media Means Everyone is a Spokesperson

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Poll of 26 Nonprofit Marketing Guide.com Webinar Attendees, February 16 2011. That’s the topic of tomorrow’s webinar, Creating a Social Media Policy for Your Nonprofit (Thursday, February 24, 2011).

To-Die-For Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—February 2, 2015. Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here. Associate Director, Development Communications. Michael J. Fox Foundation (New York, NY). Communications Associate Grantmakers for Education (Portland, OR).

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Lolly, Lolly, Lolly, Get Your Hashtags Here

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Kerri Karvetski (@karvetski) February 22, 2015. In case you are brand spanking new to social media, hashtags are words or phrases with the hash symbol (#) in front of them. The hash symbol creates a link and clicking on that hashtag will bring up other posts with that tag.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ up Monday

Getting Attention

Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—February 3, 2014. Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Chief Communications Officer , Flamboyan Foundation. Washington DC).

Opportunity! Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—February 23, 2015. Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—February 17, 2015.

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How to Recognize and Manage Different Work Styles

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

This Thursday, February 11th at 1:00 p.m. Please join us this Thursday, February 11th at 1:00 p.m. Carson Tate. Eastern (10:00 a.m.

OMG Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—February 23, 2015. Post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here: Featuring jobs with nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps, and vendors serving nonprofits. Communications Assistant (PT) Pulitzer Arts Foundation (St. Louis, MO). Communications Director Center on Policy Initiatives (San Diego, CA). Communications Director America Achieves (Washington, D.C.).

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#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

February 2 and 10: Nonprofit Annual Reports Donors Will Actually Read. February 4: Marketing Bequests: The Delicate Art of Asking for That Final Gift with Tom Ahern. February 25: Right-Things, Right-Now Marketing: Your One-Page Path to Job Satisfaction and Unequaled Results.

Nonprofit Blog Carnival call for submissions: Care and feeding of presidents

Fundraising Coach

I''m honored to be hosting the February 2014 Nonprofit Blog Carnival ! In previous years, February has been dedicated to how to show yourself (the fundraiser) some love and how to show donors love so they''ll want to keep coming back. Rushmore close up courtesy of StuSeeger on Flickr.

Weekly Webinars Start Back Up on Thursday

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here’s the schedule through February. February 3: Writing Thank-You Notes That Inspire Future Gifts. February 8: The New & Improved Nonprofit Annual Report. February 16: Social Media Fear Factor: Getting Over What’s Holding You Back.

How NOT to write a letter to your supporter community

iMarketSmart

In February, we will commemorate this milestone more widely, but I wanted to share with you this incredible news as soon as it was official. Here’s an old letter from my alma mater. In 2012 they achieved their goal and raised $1 billion but, in my humble opinion, they failed miserably.