Ep233: 'Tide Loads of Hope' Is Helping Texas & Florida Clean Up After Hurricanes

Selfish Giving

Today on CauseTalk Radio , Megan and I talk to Anne Candido , Fabric Care Communications, Procter & Gamble about bringing relief to residents affected by Hurricane Harvey and Irma with P&G product kits and Tide Loads of Hope laundry services. On the show, Megan, Anne and I discuss: Anne Candido, P&G. How Tide Loads of Hope got started and how it has evolved. What's in the "care kits" that P&G distributes. P&G's partnership with Matthew 25 Ministries and Whirlpool.

#INTERVIEW: Sherry Truhlar, President of Red Apple Auctions, Conducts Benefit Auctions for Nonprofit Organizations

Non Profit Marketing 360

So as I was sitting in Florida, between modeling jobs, I started cold calling nonprofits about auctions, and I found some – some that to this day I’m still working with. NPM360: Are you still working with clients in Florida or is it based out of Virginia? Sherry Truhlar, President of Red Apple Auctions , conducts benefit auctions for nonprofit organizations throughout the U.S. She founded the company after more than a decade in corporate sales, marketing and event management.

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#INTERVIEW: Craig Lefebvre, Ph.D., Designer of Public Health & Social Change Programs, Discusses Social Marketing

Non Profit Marketing 360

He is chief maven of socialShift , a consulting practice, and is a Research Professor at the University of South Florida College of Public Health. For example, I’m involved with a project at the University of South Florida about how you can use the social marketing approach to help communities develop and pass evidence-based public policies that combat childhood obesity. Craig Lefebvre, Ph.D., is an internationally known designer of public health and social change programs.

#INTERVIEW: Sherry Truhlar, President of Red Apple Auctions, Conducts Benefit Auctions for Nonprofit Organizations

Non Profit Marketing 360

So as I was sitting in Florida, between modeling jobs, I started cold calling nonprofits about auctions, and I found some – some that to this day I’m still working with. NPM360: Are you still working with clients in Florida or is it based out of Virginia? Sherry Truhlar, President of Red Apple Auctions , conducts benefit auctions for nonprofit organizations throughout the U.S. She founded the company after more than a decade in corporate sales, marketing and event management.

How to Tackle Nonprofit Social Media in the Time of Coronavirus

J Campbell Social Marketing

Komen Florida, will share his case study. He’s had to cancel and postpone events, take things virtual, talk to donors, fundraise, and entirely pivot Komen Florida’s social media strategy in the light of COVID19. Watch the recording: Nonprofit Social Media in the Time of Coronavirus. Get the slides here. How can your nonprofit continue to post on social media during the coronavirus pandemic? What’s too much, too little, insensitive?

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Rebecca Barrack

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Rebecca’s Bio: Rebecca is a wife and working mama of two beautiful girls, living on the Space Coast of Florida. A two-time graduate of Florida State University, she is enjoying her second career and has been with Christian Care Ministry for 3 1/2 years. Rebecca Barrack.

The Dream Defenders

A. Fine Blog

In addition, they have a terrific counter on their website counting up the amount of time they have been occupying the Florida capital. Uncategorized Bull Connor Dream Defenders Florida Governor Rick Scott Trayvon Martin Wael Ghonim For weeks, a group of students called the Dream Defenders have been camped out inside the capital building in Tallahassee, FL. They are protesting the Stand Your Ground law in the wake of George Zimmerman’s acquittal.

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7 Nonprofits Fighting for Immigrant Rights

EveryAction

Florida Immigrant Coalition. The Florida Immigrant coalition is part of an alliance of 62 member organizations. There are nearly 800,000 people protected under Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). DACA paved the way for these children of immigrants to obtain work authorization and relief from deportation, enabling them to go on to universities and build careers and families. With the announcement of DACA’s repeal, the program has stopped accepting new applications.

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Amanda Mahan

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Amanda Mahan is the Marketing Specialist for Operation New Hope, a nonprofit organization in Jacksonville, Florida that provides support, life and job skills training for people with a history of involvement with the criminal justice system, and places them in employment that offers a sustainable quality of life. On this particular day, I rush out the door to attend the monthly Communications Convening hosted by the Nonprofit Center of Northeast Florida.

Guidelines for Third-Party Fundraisers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Shriners Hospitals for Children Third-Party Fundraiser Guidelines (PDF) and Shriners Healthcare for Children – Florida. Some very nice person wants to hold a fundraiser for you. GREAT! She wants you to create all the communications for it, including flyers, invitations, posts on social media, etc. UMM, NOT GREAT. Or she does it all herself and none of it is on message or brand and calls you two days before to let you know she needs staff there. OH HELL NO.

How to Market and Promote Your Nonprofit Giving Day

J Campbell Social Marketing

Komen South Florida. Welcome to the seventh episode of Nonprofit Social Media Nerds , where we discuss and demo social media tools, tech, tips, and tricks. Most) Fridays at noon we will come to you live and discuss a topic designed to help you use your limited time and resources for social media more effectively and efficiently. My fellow Nonprofit Social Media Nerd is certified Social Media Strategist Josh Hirsch , the Director of Mission and Communication for Susan G.

Why Gmail’s New Unsubscribe Feature, and Unsubscribers in General, Are a Good Thing

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Not the Florida Gators. Now, I am sure Florida Gator fans are excited they got a four-star offensive lineman to commit. Root for Auburn over Florida. I read last week that Gmail would moving an unsubscribe button to the top of its email messages making it easier for people to opt out of unwanted messages. . I just noticed it in action today when I checked my personal Gmail account and saw this: Now, I may be a huge college football/SEC fan, but I root for the Auburn Tigers.

Your Next Nonprofit Marketing Job? Friday Futures

Getting Attention

Diversity and Marketing Coordinator – South Florida, USTA Florida (Central or South Florida). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. Thanks! NEW OPPORTUNITIES. Assistant Director of Communications and Communications Specialist , National Association of Community Health Centers (Bethesda, MD).

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10 Reasons to Attend the Nonprofit Social Media Summit

J Campbell Social Marketing

Komen Florida , is joining us at the Nonprofit Social Media Summit in Boston. Komen Florida. Komen Florida will review their video case studies and discuss their top tips on leveraging personalized videos to thank and retain donors. . If you are like most nonprofit social media managers, you came to this work sideways, if not completely by accident. .

10 Awesome LGBTQ Organizations You Should Support This Pride Month

EveryAction

From Equality Florida to Freedom Oklahoma to Basic Rights Oregon, we amplify the power of the state-based LGBTQ movement. June is observed as LGBTQ Pride month to commemorate the June 1969 Stonewall Riots and celebrate the vibrant and diverse LGBTQ community.

Using Social Media: 11 Steps to Success (NA'AMAT USA Convention)

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I had the pleasure to present to an audience at the 40TH NA'AMAT USA Convention in Boca Raton, Florida on July 14, 2010. Download the presentation slides now! Here is a recap of the topics covered: The case for online fundraising & outreach (including some juicy stats) What is Web 2.0/social media anyway? Absolutely essential guiding principles What to do, What to avoid If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact our team at fundraising123@networkforgood.org !

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11 First Steps in Social Media and 6 Mistakes to Avoid

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

This is what I’m presenting here in Florida at a social media gathering for nonprofit marketers and fundraisers: Florida Social Media Conference Nsc View more presentations from katyaa

How to Create Social Media Video on a Shoestring Budget – Tips & Tools

J Campbell Social Marketing

Komen South Florida. Komen South Florida uses Instagram Stories to provide a unique, behind-the-scenes glimpse into their work and impact. Welcome to the first episode of Nonprofit Social Media Nerds , where we discuss and demo social media tools, tech, tips, and tricks. Most) Fridays at noon we will come to you live and discuss a topic designed to help you use your limited time and resources for social media more effectively and efficiently.

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Direct Mail And Hurricanes

The Agitator

With Hurricane Harvey barely in the rearview mirror and with Hurricane Irma churning through Florida, I’m sure every fundraiser who uses the U.S. If you mail a massive acquisition campaign right now that includes Southeast Texas, Louisiana and Florida zip codes, you’ll appear insensitive if not downright mendacious to prospective donors. Postal Service is wondering, “Should I mail or not mail?”

How to Communicate with Your Donors, Members, and Online Community Right Now – #NPCOVID19

J Campbell Social Marketing

Komen Florida, as well as several examples from others in the trenches. I’ve been thinking about you. I want you to be safe. You ARE social distancing, right? Just checking. Many of you have reached out asking me what to do RIGHT NOW. What to post on social media? Should we even post? Should we talk about COVID-19? Or post happy things? How much email to send? Should we fundraise? First: Do not panic. Do not react. This is a tough one.

How to Thank Facebook Donors (Even If You Don’t Have Their Contact Info)

J Campbell Social Marketing

Komen Florida using CauseVid: . Are you not using Facebook Fundraisers because you don’t know how to thank Facebook donors that come to you from the platform? Consider this: Mark Zuckerberg announced that more than $2 billion has been raised on Facebook for causes , with more than 45 million people making a donation on the platform. . Let’s think about this for a moment. .

5 Tips + 25 Ideas + 3 Tools to Take Your Nonprofit Events Virtual In the Age of Coronavirus – #NPCOVID19

J Campbell Social Marketing

Komen Florida is committed to helping its clients and supporters navigate this turbulent time by providing educational content via Facebook Live. . Komen Florida again, with their Facebook Live lunch and learn featuring tips and tools that help reduce anxiety and promote self-care and mental well-being. The coronavirus pandemic is sweeping across the globe. Human behavior itself is shifting towards online and digital as we social distance to slow the spread and save lives. .

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5 Digital Fundraising Trends for Nonprofits in 2019

J Campbell Social Marketing

Komen Florida implemented a chatbot, using ManyChat, as a way to provide ease of access to resources and information. For the 2019 Race for the Cure, Komen Florida’s chatbot will answer important questions to race participants. Planning for 2019 is in full swing, so it’s time to assess current and upcoming trends in digital fundraising and how your nonprofit can leverage them for maximum impact. Before we begin, please note: This is not a TO DO list!

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Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—April 27, 2012

Getting Attention

Planned Parenthood of South Florida and the Treasure Coast (West Palm Beach, FL). NEW OPPORTUNITIES 1) Communications Coordinator International Center for Transitional Justice (New York, NY) 2) Communications Director Mountain Association for Community Economic Development (Berea, KY) 3) Communications Director Planned Parenthood of South Florida and the Treasure Coast (West Palm Beach, FL) 4) Communications Manager, The Alliance [.]

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Want Staff Help with Communications? Start with Photography

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Scarlett Bauman, director of marketing for Air Force Enlisted Village, a senior living community in Shalimar, Florida, relies on activities coordinators, community directors, and maintenance supervisors to send her photos. Before social media, nonprofit communicators needed mostly text, and convincing non-communications staff to devote time and energy into writing was (and still is) a challenge. Now, communicators need visuals as much as they need text.

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The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

AFP Florida Caucus / St. Planet Philanthropy is the annual statewide conference presented by the Association of Fundraising Professionals Florida Caucus. It's finally here! If you loved our 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar get ready for our new, improved, and updated 2019 calendar! We've searched far and wide for the best and brightest nonprofit conferences from all around the country! These conferences range in size, location, and topic.

Frank Talk: Comms that Connect (Part 1)

Getting Attention

I found myself there this past winter, delighting in northern Florida rain while the rest of the country was being buried under snow. Guest blogger Mark Dessauer is Director of Communications at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Foundation. Frank : A gathering of communicators who work for the common good (or public interest).

3 Simple Ways to Improve Your Nonprofit Digital Storytelling TODAY

J Campbell Social Marketing

Komen South Florida. Komen South Florida. Welcome to the third episode of Nonprofit Social Media Nerds , where we discuss and demo social media tools, tech, tips, and tricks. Most) Fridays at noon we will come to you live and discuss a topic designed to help you use your limited time and resources for social media more effectively and efficiently.

Are Your Fundraising Proceeds Insured?

The Agitator

This morning I’m wondering how many nonprofits in Houston and Florida had their fundraising proceeds protected from the ravages of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma by insurance. Frankly, until yesterday this wasn’t a question that would occur to me in a 100 years. But then I received a note from my friend Chuck Longfield , the Chief Scientist at Blackbaud.

How to Measure Nonprofit Social Media Success and Document Results

J Campbell Social Marketing

Komen Florida offers a variety of Facebook profile frames that supporters can use to show their public support for the cause on social. This is a small excerpt from my book, How to Build and Mobilize a Social Media Community for Your Nonprofit in 90 Days, out now! . Don’t get me wrong. I think it’s fantastic when nonprofits want to measure social media success and document their results. In fact, it’s vital – consistent measurement is something I strongly recommend (a.k.a.

6 Main Reasons Fundraising Fails

The Agitator

If you live in Florida, perhaps you’ve heard of Alyce Lee Stansbury. While Roger and I like to believe we sit at the right hand of Zeus, bestowing unsurpassable fundraising wisdom on mere humans from on high, the truth is, there’s plenty of sound advice around if you but seek it out. Here’s an example that came to me by way of one of my many fundraising/nonprofit news feeds. She heads a fundraising consultancy in Tallahassee bearing her name.

Where are the great nonprofit blogs?

Get Fully Funded

Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida: [link]. I’m on the hunt for great nonprofit blogs and I need your help! I’m presenting a session at the Association of Fundraising Professionals international conference next week called “Blogging for Dollars&# and I’m looking for a few really good examples of nonprofit blogs to share. Specifically, I’m looking for local or regional nonprofits with blogs – not national or international organizations.

Taking Your Nonprofit Events from Snooze-Fest to Buzz-Worthy – Tips & Tools

J Campbell Social Marketing

Komen South Florida. Welcome to the second episode of Nonprofit Social Media Nerds , where we discuss and demo social media tools, tech, tips, and tricks. Most) Fridays at noon we will come to you live and discuss a topic designed to help you use your limited time and resources for social media more effectively and efficiently. We are working on the full schedule right now and should have it to you shortly.

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Everything I Loved About #19NTC – the NTEN Nonprofit Technology Conference – A Recap

J Campbell Social Marketing

Komen Florida. Another Nonprofit Technology Conference has come and gone, and WOW did the week FLY by!!! This year’s conference was in Portland, OR – one of my new favorite cities! Unfortunately I didn’t get to see much in terms of sight-seeing, but I loved what I did experience. At this year’s NTC I really outdid myself, presenting four times – two breakout sessions and two tactical sessions (the same one, presented twice).

2012 Nonprofit Tagline Awards – The Winners!

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Organization: University of West Florida Libraries. Nancy Schwartz of Getting Attention.org has announced the winners of the 2012 Nonprofit Tagline Awards - or as they are affectionately known – the Taggies. This year, Nancy had over 1,400 tagline entries that were then whittled down to 63 finalists identified by an expert panel of judges (including moi). Then 3,300 voted for the 18 winners categorized by organizational, special event, advocacy, fundraising and program tagline.

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Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 11, 2012

Getting Attention

Catholic Charities of Northwest Florida, Inc. Please post your nonprofit marketing position here —FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. . NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Associate Director, Media Relations and Communications. Save the Children (Washington, D.C.). 2) Chief Marketing Officer , buildOn (Stamford, CT). 3) Communications Associate , The Food Trust (Philadelphia, PA). 4) Communications Director , Savory Institute (Boulder, CO).

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Go Noles? No Goes?

JCA Insights

Let me start by saying I am a Florida State Seminole. And last night my firstborn son was accepted into the Florida State University Honors College. And FSU, if you’re listening, I hope the University of Florida’s notification process isn’t so much better than yours that I end up with a Gator in my house. I could call them on the phone and ask what to do but the “Contact Me” page displays the phone number with no area code as if everyone lives in Tallahassee, Florida.).

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Board Members: Your Communication Kings & Queens

Getting Attention

Everyone can view your organization’s Guidestar profile (and your Giving Partner profile if you’re in Florida’s Sarasota, Manatee, Charlotte or DeSoto Counties) . Guest blogger Susan Bowie is the Director of Nonprofit Strategy at the Community Foundation of Sarasota County. She’s a passionate and talented force for good, helping organizations in the region develop their nonprofit marketing finesse. Have you crowned your board members yet?

Memorial Day

The Agitator

Motorhead Roger — one of the few people I know who actually seems to enjoy driving from Florida to Massachusetts — Uncategorized premiumRoger and I are taking the day off; it’s the end of Memorial Day weekend in the States. Since my coming of age in the Sixties, the US has fought wars and engaged in military actions some of which I actively opposed, but nothing should detract from paying honor to those who have given their lives in military service and their families.

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

University of Florida College of Communications & Journalism / Gainesville, FL / By invitation. AFP Florida Caucus / Tampa, FL / Not available. Planet Philanthropy is the annual statewide conference presented by the Association of Fundraising Professionals Florida Caucus. Thousands of nonprofit pros rely on our annual Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar to discover skill-building, strategy-slaying, network-enhancing nonprofit events.

Cause Marketing… um… Magic

Cause Related Marketing

After a show in Palm Beach Florida in April 2006, David Copperfield and two companions were mugged at gunpoint by three assailants who asked for the magician’s wallet. Instead, Copperfield performed a sleight of hand, palming his wallet, phone and passport while turning out his pockets to suggest that he didn’t have anything to steal.We have something like a sleight of hand going on with this ad.

Father's Day Ad Can't Save the Manatee

Cause Related Marketing

In the United States, manatees, or sea cows, are limited to the Florida peninsula. The cause is the Save the Manatee Club, a 501(c)(3) charity founded by Jimmy Buffet and Florida politician Bob Graham in 1981, and headquartered in Maitland, Florida. One of the oldest tricks in the retail promotions handbook is to base your promotion around a holiday.

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7 Ways to Get Better Response Rates to Your eNewsletter

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Florida Blood Services Foundation is hitting it out of the park on this front. Want to increase donations through your email outreach? Here are my 7 ideas for better response rates. Have a subject line that makes you want to read more. . My friend Kivi Leroux Miller talks about bad subject lines being a wrapper (example: September Diabetes eNews) and good subject lines being the candy in the wrapper (example: 6 ways to manage your diabetes).