Grants for American Museums

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From The Foundation Center. Deadline: April 1, annually (Letters of Inquiry) Luce Fund in American Art Offers Support for Scholarly Exhibitions and Publications A program of the New York City-based Henry Luce Foundation , the Luce Fund in American Art seeks to support scholarly exhibitions and their related publications that contribute significantly to the study of American art. Museum permanent collection projects are not included in this category.

Grants for African American Museums

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From The Foundation Center. [If Deadline: January 18, 2011 Institute of Museum and Library Services Announces Application Guidelines for Museum Grants for African American History and Culture The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) has announced the availability of guidelines and application forms for its 2011 Museum Grants for African American History and Culture program.

Grants for Organizations Enhancing the Development of Many Museums' Staffs

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From The Foundation Center. Deadline: March 15, 2010 Institute of Museum and Library Services Invites 21st Century Museum Professionals Grant Applications The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) is calling for proposals from museums, museum service organizations, and universities for projects that will enhance the professional development of museum staff. Tags: RFP grants museums the foundation center

Celebrity Charity Highlight: The Whitney Museum Gala

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This year’s 2009 annual black-tie Whitney Museum’s benefit held at the Whitney Museum in New York Monday October 19th, 2009 was sponsored by Versace and hosted by Museum Chairman Adam Weinberg, Donatella Versace, and Liz Swig.

Grants for African American Museums, Colleges, and Universities

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From The Foundation Center. Guidelines Available for Institute of Museum and Library Services Grants for African American Museums Deadline: January 15, 2008 The Institute of Museum and Library Services ( [link] ) has announced the availability of guidelines for the 2008 Museum Grants for African American History and Culture. Public or private nonprofit organizations whose primary purpose is to support museums identified above may also apply.

Five Things That You Can Learn from “The Long Tail” for Marketing Your Nonprofit

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the Indianapolis Museum does this very well. Put clear search functions on your website, again, Indianapolis Museum does this really really well. This openness and attention to detail makes me trust that they know what they’re doing when it comes to museum education.

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Leanne Poellinger

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After visiting a children’s museum with her young son in 1992, Leanne Poellinger added “work at a children’s museum” to her bucket list. I also check Facebook to do a quick scan for any activity on the museum’s page that requires action.

Wow, What A Shock. Another Example of Piss Poor Fundraising.

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[The following is based on Ashley Bach's The Seattle Times article, "No Audit at Bellevue Arts Museum Since 2003", dated June 23, 2007. Well, up until recently, maybe The Bellevue Arts Museum located in Bellevue , Washington; which has been long plagued by some catastrophic difficulties that honestly would have shut most non profits down a bit ago. The recent leadership at The Bellevue Arts Museum can tell you why. A Bellevue Arts Museum staffer was embezzling their money.

YOUR Next Nonprofit Marketing Job

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Digital Marketing Coordinator Communities Foundation of Texas (Dallas, TX). Lucile Packard Foundation for Children’s Health (Palo Alto, CA). Director of Strategic Communications Joyce Foundation (Chicago, IL). E-Commerce Specialist PETA Foundation (Norfolk, VA).

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Friday Futures—Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

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Assistant Editor, Winterthur Museum & Gardens (Winterthur, DE). Associate, Director Communications and Media Relations Intern (paid) , Rockefeller Foundation (New York, NY). Communications Coordinator , Chemical Heritage Foundation (Philadelphia, PA).

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Associate Director of Communications Hammer Museum. 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). Network Developer Council on Foundations (Crystal City, VA). Please post your nonprofit marketing jobs here. Los Angeles, CA).

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Take It Forward Tuesday

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Assistant Manager of Digital Engagement , Rubin Museum of Art (New York, NY). Communications Manager , Trinity Church Foundation (Boston, MA). Senior Communications Officer , Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (Princeton, NJ). Web Producer , Council on Foundations (Arlington, VA). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Associate Director of Communications , World of Children Award (Dublin, CA). Communications Coordinator , Urban Libraries Council.

A list of some humongous bequests that should get your planned giving team psyched up for only 3 seconds!

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31 billion from Warren Buffett to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (initial value of the gift) [5]. $9 2 billion from Azim Premji to the Azim Premji Foundation in 2010 [6]. $1 424 million from managers of the Reader’s Digest fortune to the Metropolitan Museum of Art [10].

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Has Your Check Arrived?

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billion … although #1, Margaret Cargill, an heir to the fortune of her grandfather’s Cargill Corporation (agriculture and food production), gave $6 billion of that in a bequest to her two foundations (which give to the American Red Cross, Nature Conservancy, YMCA and Public Broadcasting Service, among others). Wonderfully eclectic giving — arts, social services, a rock music museum, Native Americans entrepreneurship, a science fiction museum, and neuroscience.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ up Monday

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Chief Communications Officer , Flamboyan Foundation. Communications Associate , Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation (Sheffield, MA). Guggenheim Foundation (New York, NY). Manager of Marketing & Communications , Brooklyn’s Children Museum (Brooklyn, NY).

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17 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

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Blogger & Social Media Specialist , The Century Foundation. Communications Coordinator , Council on Foundations (Arlington, VA). Creative Director , The Jewish Museum (New York, NY).

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

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Kellogg Foundation (Battle Creek, MI). Communications Director , McKenzie River Gathering Foundation (Portland, OR). Director of Marketing and Communications , University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Philadelphia, PA).

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

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Digital Marketing and Social Media Manager , Found Animals Foundation. Lewis Museum (Baltimore, MD). Senior Marketing Communications Manager , KIPP Foundation (Flexible Location). Web & Social Media Manager , Arcus Foundation (New York, NY).

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Associate Graphic Designer , Brooklyn Museum (Brooklyn, NY). Communications Associate , The Foundation Center (New York, NY). Communications Intern , The McCormick Foundation (Chicago, IL). Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research.

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Communications Manager , The Skin Cancer Foundation. Digital Communications Officer, The James Irvine Foundation (San Francisco, CA). Director of Marketing and Communications , The Crocker Art Museum (Sacramento, CA). Soccer Foundation (Washington DC).

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Development Communications Associate , Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation. Director of Marketing & Communications , The Contemporary Jewish Museum. Marketing Coordinator , Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association (Madison, WI). Senior Graphic Designer & Production Manager , The Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (Washington, DC). Social Media and Digital Marketing Specialist , Silicon Valley Community Foundation (Bay Area, CA).

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Associate, Online Communications, UN Foundation Special Initiatives (Washington, D.C.). Communications and Marketing Associate , Textile Museum (Washington, D.C.). Director of Communications , Pride Foundation.

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Movin’ Up Monday

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Communications Officer , Open Society Foundations. Communications Position , Rita Allen Foundation (Princeton, NJ). Community Content Manager , The Foundation Center (New York, NY). Marketing Communications Manager , Corning Museum of Glass (Corning, NY).

50+ Nonprofit Instagram Accounts You Should Follow Right Now

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Brooklyn Museum https://instagram.com/brooklynmuseum. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art https://instagram.com/sfmoma/. The Tenement Museum https://instagram.com/thetenementmuseum. Make a Wish Foundation https://instagram.com/makeawishamerica/.

Grants for Western Hemisphere Native or Hawaiian Native Artists

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From The Foundation Center. Deadline: January 15, 2010 National Museum of the American Indian Invites Applications for Indigenous Contemporary Arts Program The National Museum of the American Indian 's Indigenous Contemporary Arts Program offers support to a wide range of arts activities with the goal of increasing the knowledge, understanding, and appreciation of contemporary Native American arts. Tags: Native Americans RFP grants arts the foundation center

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3) Brand Manager , Medic Alert Foundation (Turlock, CA). 8) Director/AVP of Special Events , Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum (New York, NY). Community Foundation for Northern Virginia (McLean, VA). New Hampshire Charitable Foundation (Concord, NH).

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Communications Intern , Cornelia de Lange Syndrome (CdLS) Foundation (Avon, CT). Communications Manager , The Tenement Museum (New York, NY). Fundraising & PR Communications Manager , Thomson Reuters Foundation.

22 Terrific Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Monday Matters

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Associate Communications & Marketing Manager Point Foundation (New York, NY). Deputy Director, Employee Communications Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Director, Advocacy & Communications The Deaconess Foundation (St. Outreach Coordinator The Chesapeake Bay Foundation (Annapolis, MD). Senior Communications Officer The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (Princeton, NJ). Website Editor Cranbrook Academy of Art & Art Museum (Bloomfield Hills, MI).

In the Beginning: Nonprofit Founding Stories

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Guest blogger, Julie Brown, Program Director at the Findlay-Hancock County Community Foundation. Recently we finally decided to tell the founding story of the Community Foundation, via video. . In the early 1970s, he arrived at the Cleveland Foundation with his 65-page will in hand.

Grants for Various Different Types of U.S.Organizations' Librarians' Education and Training Needs

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From The Foundation Center. [If Deadline: September 17, 2012 "Institute of Museum and Library Services Accepting Applications for the Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program "The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) is accepting applications for the Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program. RFP librarians grants the foundation center

Life-Changing Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

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Associate Web Producer , Director of Marketing and Creative Services , Marketing Manager & Multimedia Associate Clinton Foundation (New York, NY). Goldman Environmental Foundation (San Francisco, CA). Hilton Foundation (Agoura Hills, CA).

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WOWza Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

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Communications Manager Kinship Foundation (Chicago, IL). Membership & Communications Manager Museum of New Mexico Foundation. Multimedia Producer Open Society Foundations (New York, NY). Senior Communications Specialist, Education Kauffman Foundation (Kansas City, MO). Sponsorship, Marketing & Public Relations Manager The Loppet Foundation (Twin Cities, MN).

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – December 9, 2011

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1) Communications and Marketing Officer , Hartford Foundation for Public Giving , (Hartford, CT). 2) Communications Assistant , Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation , (Sheffield, MA). 6) Digital Marketing Manager , United States Holocaust Museum , (Washington, D.C.).

Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job?—Movin’ Up Monday

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Communications Associate , The Whitney Museum of Art (New York, NY). Communications Director , Hewlett Foundation (Menlo Park, CA). Social Media Marketing Manager , Marguerite Casey Foundation (Seattle, WA). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here.

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19 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ Up Monday

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Content Strategist/Web Editor , Open Society Foundations (New York, NY). Director of Marketing & Communications , Bellevue Arts Museum (Bellevue, WA). Please post your open nonprofit marketing position here —for full- or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities.

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Assistant Graphic Designer , Brooklyn Museum (Brooklyn, NY). Communications Manager , Conservation Law Foundation (Boston, MA). Public Affairs & Communications Director , Sierra Health Foundation (Sacramento, CA).

Ooh! Aah! Jobs for Nonprofit Communicators

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Communications Coordinator Bright Focus Foundation. Communications Coordinator New England Foundation for the Arts (Boston, MA). Rubin Museum (New York, NY). Network Engagement Assistant Foundation Center (New York, NY). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Change Communications Specialist and Employee Communications Specialist Howard Hughes Medical Institute (Chevy Chase, MD). Chief Communications Director Nurse-Family Partnership (Denver, CO).

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – December 16, 2011

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3) Digital Media Assistant , Half the Sky Foundation , (Berkeley, CA). Gold Foundation , (Englewood Cliffs, NJ). 1) Communications and Marketing Officer , Hartford Foundation for Public Giving , (Hartford, CT).

A list of some humongous bequests that should get your planned giving team psyched up for only 3 seconds!

iMarketSmart

31 billion from Warren Buffett to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (initial value of the gift) [5]. $9 2 billion from Azim Premji to the Azim Premji Foundation in 2010. [6]. 424 million from managers of the Reader’s Digest fortune to the Metropolitan Museum of Art [10].

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Award for Individuals, Organizations, & Companies Innovating With Technology to Address Education, Equality, Environmental, Health, Or Economic Development Issues

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From The Foundation Center. [If Deadline: March 31, 2011 Nominations Open for Tech Awards 2011 An annual program of the Tech Museum of Innovation , the Tech Awards are designed to inspire global engagement in applying technology to humanity's most pressing problems. Tags: RFP technology grants the foundation center If you are interested in this grant opportunity, click "Link to Complete RFP" at the end of this post].