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Where Should I Pitch My Nonprofit’s Story?

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Many nonprofits use the “spray and pray” technique when they are pitching their stories to the media. Photo by Jeronimo del Villar.

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How to Get Your Nonprofit Into the News During the Holidays

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This rush of coverage during the holidays offers some great opportunities for nonprofits that are looking to tell their stories through the media.

How Can Nonprofits Communicate to Two Americas?

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The news media has dubbed the divide the “Two Americas” and for lack of a better term, we’ll go with that. A Lack of Trust.

10 Tips for Getting Your Op-Ed Placed

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He was formerly an assistant managing editor at The Chronicle of Philanthropy and a senior vice president at The Council on Foundations.

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What to Do When the Media Gets Your Story Wrong

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There’s an adage in public relations that there’s no such thing as bad publicity. Media Relations Nonprofit Communications

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How a Small Nonprofit President Got a Big Spot in The New York Times’ Room for Debate

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It’s more difficult than ever for nonprofits to get media coverage. Content Marketing Media Relations Nonprofit Communications

Press Release 101: Why You Need a Good ‘Nut Graph’

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He also serves as Nonprofit Marketing Guide’s adviser on public relations. Media RelationsBut how do you find that context?

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Why Ignoring GuideStar’s Profile Pages Damages Your PR Strategy

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Effective media relations isn’t always about proactively pitching your organization’s story to reporters and editors. They also provide charities with opportunities to provide contact information, social media links, as well as details about their governance practices and diversity measures. Charting Impact. Governance.

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When Reporters Are Looking for You: How to Respond to Journalists’ Queries

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You don’t have to rely solely on your own pitches to get your organization quoted or cited in the media.

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

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Here Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation shows its connection to both. . Media Relations Nonprofit Communications Social Networking Trend

Is Your Nonprofit Prepared for a Media Crisis?

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Sadly, though, there will soon be other crises for the media to cover. Media crises involving nonprofits come in a number of forms.

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True or False? A Quick Guide to Understanding Journalism Ethics

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If you handle media relations for your nonprofit, it’s important to understand the rules that govern professional journalism.

Creative Brief Boosts Support & Participation (Case Study)

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But what I do know is that most of my career successes were built on the foundation of a documented creative workflow. A week later, I created this Media Brief for a drive time radio interview with our Executive Director and me. Just two weeks later, during Baltimore’s unrest in April 2015, we had another great media opportunity.

Getting Started with a PR Plan

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Let us know what PR and media relations questions you have and we’ll get you answers. Sean Horrigan. PR is powerful. Need proof?

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Stop Approaching Public Relations Like It’s 2007

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Peter will be sharing his wisdom and tips with us monthly on the intersections of media relations, content strategy and social media.

Essential Nonprofit Marketing Guidance: The Best of 2010

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There’s More to Marketing than Social Media. 10 Ways to Make Your Online Press Room Perform for Your Nonprofit. Messaging Crisis for Nonprofits.

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It Worked Because We Were Ready For It

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Robin Dixon of the Firelight Foundation. Guest Post by Robin Dixon of Firelight Foundation. You have to be fast on your feet to newsjack.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

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Associate Director of Media Relations American Rivers (Washington, D.C.). Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here. Paul JCC (St.

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YOUR New Nonprofit Marketing Job?—Movin’ Up Monday

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Communications Officer , Baltimore Community Foundation (Baltimore, MD). Social Media Manager , Hunt Alternatives Fund (Cambridge, MA).

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Imagine! Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

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Publications Manager Foundations for Healthy Generations (Seattle, WA). Communications Director Madison Community Foundation (Madison, WI).

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job?—Movin’ Up Monday

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Audience Engagement Director and Senior Communications Officer , Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (Princeton, NJ). New Opportunities. WebRep.

15 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

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Media Relations Manager, Global Policy Solutions (Washington DC). New Opportunities. Louis, MO). Florence, MA). Brooklyn, NY).

36 Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Moving Up Monday

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Communications and Media Outreach Associate NARAL (Washington, D.C.). Community Outreach Coordinator Sunlight Foundation (Washington, D.C.). Content & Social Media Strategist Water for People (Denver, CO). Database and Media Associate Episcopal Community Services (San Francisco, CA). Washington, D.C.). Woodstock, VA).

Great New Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday!

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Digital Media Manager , The Southern Poverty Law Center (Montgomery, AL). New Opportunities. Senior Web Editor , Net Impact (San Francisco, CA).

Opportunity! Nonprofit Communications Jobs

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Associate Product Manager Wikimedia Foundation (San Francisco, CA). Communications Manager—PT Lemur Conservation Foundation (Myakka City, FL).

Your Next Nonprofit Marketing Job: Monday Matters

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Events Director/Consultant & External Relations Associate END Fund (New York, NY). Director of Content and Engagement & Web Producer The Harold Grinspoon Foundation (Agawan, MA). Marketing & Community Relations Specialist Shriners Hospitals For Children (Chicago, IL). Design Intern (Paid) Beespace (New York, NY).

Your Next Nonprofit Marketing Job? Movin’ Up Monday!

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Chief Communications Officer , Wikimedia Foundation. Community Content Manager , Foundation Center (New York, NY). Job—Just in.

Right Responses to Orlando Tragedy (Case Study)

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Watch for pre-loaded social media messages. Laura Norvig, Digital Media Strategist, ETR. Especially since I feel so helpless. Thank you.

Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 11, 2012

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1) Associate Director, Media Relations and Communications. 9) Manager, Media Strategy , Rainforest Alliance (New York, NY).

Friday Futures—Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

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Associate, Director Communications and Media Relations Intern (paid) , Rockefeller Foundation (New York, NY). Thanks! Thanks!

The 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar


Donor relations. Annual Conference for Media Relations Professionals. Annual Conference for Media Relations Professionals.

36 Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Friday Futures

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Director of Content Partnerships and Public Relations Manager , OPB (Portland, OR). Senior Manager of Education Marketing , Common Sense Media.

Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—April 6, 2012

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1) Associate Director, Digital Media and. Associate Director, Media Relations. Kalamazoo Community Foundation (Kalamazoo, MI).

Great Opportunities for Nonprofit Marketers

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6) Communications Coordinator —VISTA, Saint Paul Schools Foundation (St. 12) Director of Communications , Raikes Foundation, (Seattle, WA).

Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Movin’ Up Monday

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Communications Manager , The Skin Cancer Foundation. Digital Communications Officer, The James Irvine Foundation (San Francisco, CA).

You’re Kidding, Right? Lessons in Blogger Relations

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Don’t ask me what foundations you should send your grant applications to. Can we do a link exchange? Tell me about your existing traffic.

The Three Sentence Rule – Yeah, I Stole It

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Take this email I got this morning from Claire Meyerhoff, who many of you know as our media relations expert at Nonprofit Marketing Guide.

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New Year, New Nonprofit Marketing Job

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Brand and Integrated Marketing Manager Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America (New York, NY). Communications Coordinator Community Memorial Foundation (Hinsdale, IL). Communications Manager Humboldt Area Foundation (Humboldt County, CA). Manager of Digital Media Marketing Innovate Public Schools (San Jose, CA).

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Friday Futures

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Communications Associate , Edna McConnell Clark Foundation (New York, NY). Social Media and Online Specialist , NAACP (Washington, D.C.).

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Amber Genet

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Amber Genet is the Director of Marketing and Communications at the Barberton Community Foundation. Amber Genet. Kristina. 8:00 a.m. 10:00 a.m.