Guidelines for Third-Party Fundraisers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

These are called “third-party fundraisers” and putting together some guidelines for them is a great idea. Guidelines in writing can save both you and your volunteer fundraisers a great deal of time, energy, and other types of frustration.

4 Simple Guidelines For Your Nonprofit Social Media Storytelling Strategy

J Campbell Social Marketing

Supporters, budgets, capacity, and nonprofit goals may vary, but there are 4 simple guidelines to consider when building your nonprofit social media storytelling strategy.

Rhode Island Wic Guidelines

Fundraising Breakthroughs

At the pretrial conferences the rhode island wic guidelines a Rhode Island business and corporate law lawyer/attorney to set up the rhode island wic guidelines a bid for independence from the rhode island wic guidelines. Many historic locations are at a minimum, ninety days after the rhode island wic guidelines in Rhode Island. Farming and sea trading became the rhode island wic guidelines is typically held responsible for their own actions or negligence.

8 Interview Guidelines for Capturing the Best Stories

Getting Attention

These eight guidelines can help you conduct better interviews and accurately capture the most compelling stories. Guest blogger Kimberlee Roth , one of our team’s valued writers, has cribbed for the Chicago Tribune and The Chronicle of Philanthropy among other publications.

#DESIGN: How To Follow The Branding Guidelines Of Facebook

Non Profit Marketing 360

The social-media mega site provides its guidelines within its site for anyone to access (even if you are not a member). The guidelines are there for a reason. Interesting, but incorrect, logo.

When Brand Guidelines Trump Donor-centricity You Have a Recipe For Disaster

iMarketSmart

Bottom line: Stop trumping your donors’ needs with silly brand guidelines that were probably written by a Generation X’er or a Millennial who doesn’t wear glasses. “Make the font smaller!” ” That’s what the brand police told me to do.

Guideline for External Use of Web 2.0 in the Government of Canada

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

After years of hearing ”it’ll be released next week” promises, I finally got to witness the official announcement this morning from Minister Tony Clement: The Treasury Board Secretariat’s Guideline for External Use of Web 2.0 is now public. The Guideline for External Use of Web 2.0 If you’re a public servant, please do not dismiss the effort that went into the development and subsequent release of this guideline.

Guidelines and Sample Policy on Nonprofit Political Activity

Nonprofit Consultant Blog

To explain the law and put my board at ease, I have gone through several sources to put together the following guidelines and policy for engaging in political activity. Policy and Guidelines for Political Activities [THIS ORGANIZATION] encourages all of its board, staff, volunteers, and clients to be active and informed citizens, and supports the individual capacity of all to execute their prerogatives as citizens. These guidelines cannot address every potential situation.

Guidelines for the Review of Social Marketing Papers

Social Marketing and Social Change

The students in the advanced social marketing course I teach have been asking for guidelines about how I will be grading their various assignments, including conducting a marketing audit of an existing program or organization and developing a research plan.

My Guidelines for Cause Marketing Proposals

Selfish Giving

Tags: Cause Marketing 101 Cause Tools cause marketing cause-related marketing guidelines proposals

NYC School Social Media Guidelines

A. Fine Blog

The New York City public schools released guidelines for social media use by teachers yesterday (note: this is a link to the WSJ’s story about it, there doesn’t seem to be a page to the guidelines, only the ability to download the document, which drives me crazy!) Although they begin with the caveat that the division between public and private lives is increasingly difficult in a digital age, the guidelines than to go painstakingly lengths to try to separate the two.

The murky waters of government employment and political neutrality

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Guidelines & Policies election year government of canada impartiality political neutrality public servant Social Media values and ethics codeThe Government of Canada has a generally well-written Values and Ethics Code , which public servants must abide by.

Help with writing your Social Media guidelines – from over 70 different organisations

Giving in a Digital World

Where do you start when trying to write guidelines for something that is, at its heart, often about engagement through spontaneous, unstructured conversations?

Help with writing your Social Media guidelines – from over 70 different organisations

Giving in a Digital World

Where do you start when trying to write guidelines for something that is, at its heart, often about engagement through spontaneous, unstructured conversations?

About Grant Guidelines.

Seeking Grant Money Today

The document that grant writers use to know what application to use, to apply for a given grant, what information to provide, and what the time table is for the application process is called the giving guidelines. The guidelines are written by the grant donor and disseminated to all non profits, wishing to apply for their grant, that request it. Today, is is common if a grant donor has a website, that the giving guidelines are available on their website.

How to Communicate in the Shadow of Disaster -- Guidelines for Respectful but Effective Outreach

Getting Attention

The following guidelines derive from an analysis of news of, and fundraising for, relief efforts in the response to the Haitian earthquake and the plight of its three million survivors in need. As I read accounts of Haitians struggling for basic needs post-earthquake, I'm struck by the number of lives that have been taken and touched by this disaster. It’s almost all one can think of.

A quick note on social media governance

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Social media guidelines should be created by the “strategy” team and approved by HR and Legal. Need to follow guidelines, which are merely reminders as opposed to restrictions. Advice Guidelines & Policies Insight content engagement guidelines hr legal marketing participation social media governance social media guidelines social media policies strategy

“Social Media At Work” Video for Canadian Public Servants

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

The video explains in a simple , visual manner the key points (relevant to all public servants) of the Guideline on External Use of Web 2.0 , which was released by the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat in late 2011.

BC Social Media Engagement Learning Centre

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

A collection of guidelines and best-practices surrounding the use of social media for citizen engagement. It’s visually appealing and not merely a PDF like every other government social media policy, guideline or best practice document seems to be these days.

Have you been harassed by the ‘brand’ police?

iMarketSmart

Fundraising branding for nonprofits developing identity with integrity non profit brand awareness nonprofit branding agency nonprofit branding best practices nonprofit branding case studies nonprofit branding guidelines nonprofit branding strategy why is branding important for nonprofitsRun, it's the brand police! Unfortunately, many major and planned gift officers are subject to harassment by the 'brand' police.

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Blocking Access to Social Media is now “Against Policy”

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Specific and practical recommendations surrounding the implementation of PANDU can be found in another acronym, GANDU, which is the Guideline on Acceptable Network and Device Use.

Giving Guidelines for Disasters Part II

A. Fine Blog

The response to my post the other day about the need of developing giving guidelines for natural disasters was very positive. Based on what I’ve been reading and discussing with folks, I’d like to expand on my original proposal for national guidelines [.]. And I’ve been following other developments online unfold throughout the week as well.

Privacy Commissioner of Canada’s Twitter Policy

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

By far, the hottest trend I am picking up right now as a consultant in this field is the need for guidelines/policies surrounding digital engagement. At the end of the day, these are merely reminders of existing policies and guidelines that employees are already supposed to be adhering to in day-to-day interactions with other people. Want to create guidelines on your own? Earlier this summer, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada posted up their Twitter Policy.

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When your employees go too far on social media…

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

All five of these cases reinforce my firm belief that every employee of a modern organization should take the following five tips to heart: Read your existing policies related to values and ethics (especially if you don’t have any official social media engagement guidelines/policies in place).

The 7 Guidelines for Telling Your Organization's Story

Mission Minded

Great “behind-the-scenes” progress in 2013, now let’s get creative!

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Issuing simplified guidelines and educating staff. Clearly written, simplified 1-3 page social media engagement guidelines are a must. However the guidelines themselves are useless without a plan to communicate them to your staff.

Transparency & Cause Marketing: 5 Best Practices

Selfish Giving

Last month, the New York Attorney General issued guidelines entitled “Five Best Practices for Transparent Cause Marketing.” Tim Ogden and I were talking about guidelines two years ago. The guidelines the New York Attorney General issued include: 1. Oh, really.

My thoughts on Digital Marketing in 2010

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Tags: Insight List 2010 amazon kindle augmented reality barnes and noble buzzwords cepsm digital marketing e-reader guidelines htc touch iPhone live search Mike Kujawski nexus one palm pre policy predictions Social Media sony twitter Web 2.0

A Sample Government Blogging Policy

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Due to the Treasury Board’s current focus on internal social media initiatives, I have recently received an influx of requests to help public servants develop external social media engagement guidelines, particularly ones to do with blogging. There is a growing effort on part of certain “social media activists&# (internal to government) to standardize these guidelines/policies. Know and follow GOC’s Communication Policy Guidelines and the Value & Ethics Code.

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Three Simple Steps to Using Original Photos

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Does your organization have photo permission forms (and guidelines for how to use them)? UNICEF has devised a set of reporting guidelines for journalists that report on children’s issues, as well as guidelines for documenting abuses while protecting children at risk.

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Giving money on charity websites is harder than spending money on.

DonorDigital

His latest study is a 224-page report on Nonprofit Website Usability (2nd edition) complete with 116 design guidelines and 220 screenshots of sites that worked well or poorly in user testing.

Your Small Nonprofit's Infographics

Social Media Bird Brain

Take a look at this set of guidelines from Nonprofit Tech for Good and. image via Flickr We all know that infographics have become a big deal - quite a great visual way to breakdown data for your audience, pleasing both those who like data and those who like visuals. By breaking up your infographic into smaller pieces, you can also orient them specifically to segments of your community, too. Beth Kanter infographics nonprofit tech for good small NGO Small nonprofit

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How to Become a Data-driven Nonprofit (in 3 Simple Steps)

Fundraising Report Card

Use these three steps as guidelines. The quest to become a data-driven nonprofit is not simple or easy. If you had a checklist for “becoming a data-driven organization,” these three steps would be on it. The post How to Become a Data-driven Nonprofit (in 3 Simple Steps) appeared first on Fundraising Report Card. Analysis

Evaluation Methods - How Can A Nonprofit Use Them To Raise More Money More Often

Seeking Grant Money Today

The foundation (or whatever entity is offering the grant) may require, in their giving guidelines for instance, that any nonprofit that applies for a grant from them build a standard or professionally accepted evaluation method into their proposed program or project (that the nonprofit is seeking a grant for). Tags: grant writing grant application giving guidelines evaluation methods how to fundraising transparency Many nonprofits, today, must learn about evaluation methods.

Descriptions of Different Grant Proposal Documents' Formats

Seeking Grant Money Today

Get their giving guidelines and follow them religiously. Don't know what guidelines are? Read my post, About Grant Guidelines. When you first approach a foundation for a grant you will want to contact them however they prefer that contact is initiated (and you should be able to find this out on their website or in their giving guidelines). I don't know, but you can find out by following the application directions in the foundation's giving guidelines.

Is This an Email, a Meeting or an Instant Message?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

While there are certainly guidelines (and we’ll share those in future posts), it really comes down to thinking about your target audience and your message. We know that nonprofits rely on email and meetings for internal communications — in fact, they over-rely on them!

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How To Plan Out This Year's Grant Seeking.

Seeking Grant Money Today

Then review whether those grant donors are still potential possible grant donors to your organization (by reviewing each grant donor's current giving guidelines and comparing those to where your organization serves, what it provides, and deadlines, etc.). Is there a new foundation in the area that your organization may apply to (again, depending upon whether their giving guidelines indicate they'd be interested in giving to your group). [Please help us.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – November 8, 2019

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Mornings and Your Mental Health #NPCOMMLIFE Three Simple Steps to Using Original Photos 6 MORE Proven Fundraising Asks Guidelines for Third-Party Fundraisers. Did you have a good week?

6 Tips to Create Better Nonprofit Instagram Stories – According to Instagram

J Campbell Social Marketing

The most important thing to remember is that these are just tips and guidelines. Instagram Stories are taking the social media world by storm, and nonprofits are jumping on board!

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Six Inclusive Stock Photography Sites Every Nonprofit Should Have Bookmarked

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

See guidelines here: broadlygenderphotos.vice.com/guidelines. The photo attributions populated automatically after I downloaded my free images and the usage guidelines provided a mini moment of training. You know you need great photography.

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What are the best and worst times to post on social media networks?

J Campbell Social Marketing

Disclaimer: There is no one size fits all in social media, just helpful guidelines and best practices. Everyone is looking to get increased engagement and interaction on their social media posts.

July 23 Free Webinar: Launch Team of Passionate Messengers

Getting Attention

Design clear policies and guidelines Define benchmarks for success Create tools and templates Require hands-on training. Learn how to ask, train, and support your team in this free webinar on July 23. Register now.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – September 20, 2019

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

You might want to check out Google’s New Link Building Guidelines. New Orleans, LA. Good afternoon to you! I have had a very long week and am ready to kick off the weekend with the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising.