The 5 Best Nonprofit Digital Stories from TechSoup’s Storymakers Contest

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

TechSoup ‘s annual nonprofit storytelling campaign and contest, Storymakers , was created to help nonprofits and social good organizations communicate differently, to build community, and to educate on how to tell powerful and effective stories for a global audience.

Next? Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Global Leadership Coalition (Washington, DC). Youth Marketing Video Producer PETA (Los Angeles, CA). Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—March 16, 2015. Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—March 9, 2015.

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Brilliant Awareness Building & Micro-fundraising Campaign for Global Women's Rights -- Twitter Used to Spread the Word like Wildfire

Getting Attention

A powerful, imaginative coalition of organizations has formed to fight global poverty in honor of International Women's Day, in the A Powerful Noise campaign. Most interestingly, they've put a highly-viral micro-fundraising campaign on Twitter at the center of their awareness building strategy for global women's rights. Women's Day (March 5th). Jump on Twitter before COB March 5th to make a powerful noise; simply post an update including #apowerfulnoise.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

TechSoup Global has launched its 3rd Annual Digital Storytelling Challenge. The DoGooder Nonprofit Video Awards program is now taking submissions for its annual video contest. For Pass Holders – March 7: Creating Awesome Content: Ideas for Nonprofit Writers.

The Future of Social Marketing: Craig's Happiness Talk

Social Marketing and Social Change

The video of the talk was just completed (thanks to Eric Weaver!) Many cities and other organizations created videos for the International Day of Happiness in 2014, all of them using the song "Happy" by Pharrell Williams as the soundtrack.

Coca-Cola, Fundraising and the DMA

The Agitator

While you might not aspire to global domination over the soda market or over AIDS and malaria, this 16 minute video is well worth your time in understanding the potential applications of commercial marketing to our world. P.S. On a note not unrelated to change and innovation, George Smith, a Fundraising Great, died on Friday, March 2 nd in the U.K. I’ll get to Coca-Cola in a moment.

Fund Offering Support Efforts Building Nuclear Weapons-Free World

Seeking Grant Money Today

Deadline: March 15, 2012 Ploughshares Fund Offers Support for Efforts to Build Nuclear Weapons-Free World The Ploughshares Fund , one of the largest foundations in the world focused exclusively on nuclear policy, supports organizations and individuals working to build a safe, secure, nuclear weapons-free world. Projects in this category must be focused on Iran and North Korea, the two most significant threats to global nonproliferation. From The Foundation Center. [As

Guest Posting Part Deux: Max Gladwell and Mashable’s Summer of Good

SocialButterfly

That global conversation is an extremely powerful platform for spreading information and awareness about social causes and issues. Express Yourself Using Video. You can use sites like 12seconds.tv , Vimeo , and YouTube to easily record and spread your video message.

Guest Posting Part Deux: Max Gladwell and Mashable’s Summer of Good

SocialButterfly

That global conversation is an extremely powerful platform for spreading information and awareness about social causes and issues. Express Yourself Using Video. You can use sites like 12seconds.tv , Vimeo , and YouTube to easily record and spread your video message.

Prize, Opportunity to Share U.S. Or Canadian K - 12 Students' Environmentally Sound Energy Conservation Ideas

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Students Invited to Submit Their Creative Energy Project Entries Deadline: March 13, 2009 Johnson Controls ( [link] ), a global multi-industrial leader in energy efficiency and sustainability, invites kindergarten through 12th grade students across North America to enter the Igniting Creative Energy competition. [Please help us.