10+ Ideas for a Nonprofit Social Media Intern

J Campbell Social Marketing

I have a few ideas for nonprofit social media interns, having been a nonprofit intern myself as well as having managed them through the years: . To get even more ideas, I posed this question to the Nonprofit Social Media Storytelling Facebook Group , and also on LinkedIn and Twitter. .

Social Media and Newsletter Ideas for December 2020

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These ideas come from our Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts email newsletter*. If you would like these ideas sent to your inbox a month in advance, sign up for our Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts. Stumped for what you can tweet in December or say in your email newsletter?

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Social Media and Newsletter Ideas for November 2020

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

These ideas come from our Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts email newsletter*. If you would like these ideas sent to your inbox a month in advance, sign up for our Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts. Have some gaps to fill in your editorial calendar for next month?

5 Clever Online Engagement Ideas for Nonprofits

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Nevertheless, it’s a great engagement idea for small digital spaces such as Twitter. If you want to unleash your supporter’s creativity, invite them to submit ideas for a bumper sticker contest. MORE IDEAS. What’s your engagement idea? Creative Ideas Ideas for Nonprofit Writers Nonprofit Communications Online MarketingLooking for ways to engage supporters online? Get inspired by these real nonprofit digital engagements! Ask An Artist To Illustrate.

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Social Media and Newsletter Ideas for September 2020

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These ideas come from our Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts email newsletter*. If you would like these ideas sent to your inbox a month in advance, sign up for our Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts. 9/10: Swap Ideas Day.

Social Media and Newsletter Ideas for October 2020

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Need some ideas for social media updates, blog posts, newsletter articles, or other content for October? These ideas come from our Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts email newsletter*. Vent away or provide some ideas on releasing frustration in a healthy way.

3 Ideas for Engagement Campaigns That Are Truly Strategic

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Many nonprofits focus on creating engaging content that gets people to like, comment, share or click. And that’s great! But with a bit more thinking and planning upfront, those same content marketing campaigns could be even more strategic — producing even more impressive results.

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Social Media and Newsletter Ideas for September

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Interested in getting monthly ideas for social media, blog posts, or newsletter articles earlier? 9/10: Swap Ideas Day. Find another nonprofit to collaborate with to share ideas on a common problem. Or turn this idea upside down and take an “apathetic” question like “How can we possibly make a difference, so why bother?” The post Social Media and Newsletter Ideas for September appeared first on Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog.

7 Ideas to Help Staff Submit Better Photos

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Here are several ideas from the group that I thought you could use too! During our Communications Director Mentoring Program group call this week, we discussed ways to get program staff to take and share better photos. If you do a lot of tabling, instead of having staff take photos of the table (SO. BORING.), create a photo frame with a hashtag or phrase on it that people who walk by can hold and pose with to show support for your organization.

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Week of Freebies, Day 3: Newsletter Ideas for Every Month of the Year

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Today I share social media and newsletter ideas for January and how you can get ideas every month by subscribing to the Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts email newsletter. That way you’ll have time to think about the ideas and incorporate them into your calendar. Happy Holidays!

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10 Excellent Club Fundraising Ideas

Fundraiser Ideas

By selecting club fundraising ideas that relate thematically to the activity or club being supported, club members can often achieve improved results, both in donations and in increased awareness of the club in the greater community. Here are ten club fundraising ideas that go beyond the same old bake sale or car wash routine. Related posts: The Top 22 Art Fundraising Ideas. Creative Fundraising Ideas: Cake Auction.

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GUEST POST: A Great Idea… Connecting With Donors Through Photo Books

iMarketSmart

The post GUEST POST: A Great Idea… Connecting With Donors Through Photo Books appeared first on MarketSmart. Smartideas donor recognition donor stewardship donor stewardship ideasThis is a first! I’ve never had anyone write a guest post for my blog. But when I saw what Daphne Powell was doing to grow relationships with her donors, I reached out to her to see if she might consider telling you her story.

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Virtual Volunteering: Ideas to Engage Your Volunteers Remotely

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Here are some of our favorite ideas to engage your volunteers at this time. The options are endless, but some of our favorite ideas are cooking, yoga, painting, or music lessons. As we continue to switch our fundraising, events, and work to digital platforms, don’t forget to keep your volunteers involved too. Today Elizabeth Neufeld, CEO and Founder of Strat Labs, shares some ways you can still get your volunteers to help. Kristina. Elizabeth Neufeld.

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The Top 22 Art Fundraising Ideas

Fundraiser Ideas

Though Fundraiser-Ideas.net generally publishes one comprehensive description of a fundraising idea at a time, we know that many people are looking for ways to integrate their passion for art with their fundraising efforts and thus we decided to post a long list of art fundraising ideas. Most of these ideas would be great as elementary school fundraisers or as preschool fundraisers, but they can be adapted for other settings, of course.

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Need Writing Ideas? Try These Prompts

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These prompts help you come up with ideas for articles, stories, press releases, blog posts, Facebook updates, letters, and other content. We send them a month ahead so you’ll have time to think about the ideas and incorporate them into your editorial calendar. Or turn this idea upside down and take an “apathetic” question like “How can we possibly make a difference, so why bother?” Copywriting Creative Ideas Nonprofit Communications

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The Top 10 Free Fundraising Ideas

Fundraiser Ideas

The revenues generated by free fundraising ideas can be directly used for the work of the organization and require no upfront expenditure of already limited funds. Here are 10 free fundraising ideas that can produce great results. One of the most innovative and green-friendly free fundraising ideas is collecting used cell phones and ink cartridges from local businesses and individuals for recycling and reuse. Related posts: 10 Excellent Club Fundraising Ideas.

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Social Media and Newsletter Ideas for June 2020*

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These writing ideas come from our Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts email newsletter. If you would like these ideas sent to your inbox a month in advance, sign up for our Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts. You can use them for social media, blog posts, newsletter articles, and more. I send this email newsletter the first week of every month with prompts for the following month. For example, I will email the prompts for July early next week.

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Another Brilliant Marketing Idea You Can Steal

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Creative Ideas E-Newsletters Fundraising Nonprofit Communications Storytelling Charity: Water has done it again with a brilliant fundraising email posing as a newsletter (or newsletter posing as a fundraising email.). You can use this tactic too: Find three of your supporters and highlight what they are doing to support your cause.

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Social Media and Newsletter Ideas for November 2019

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These writing ideas come from our Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts email newsletter. If you would like these ideas sent to your inbox a month in advance, sign up for our Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts. The post Social Media and Newsletter Ideas for November 2019 appeared first on Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog. You can use them for social media, blog posts, newsletter articles, and more.

Social Media and Newsletter Ideas for July 2020

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These writing ideas come from our Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts email newsletter*. If you would like these ideas sent to your inbox a month in advance, sign up for our Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts. You can use them for social media, blog posts, newsletter articles, and more. I send this email newsletter the first week of every month with prompts for the following month. For example, I will email the prompts for August early next week.

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Term Paper Subject Ideas

SocialButterfly

The fundamental idea is easy. It’s really rather simple to differentiate equally papers because the one with disorganized hints and ideas must be the newspaper with no ideal outline intended. To start with, for those who don’t know howto publish technology term papers studying an excellent example will offer you a overall ideal about the thing you really have to check closely at.

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7 Great Halloween Fundraising Ideas

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There’s no end to the possibilities for this Halloween fundraising idea. Another Halloween fundraising idea is the (3) traditional costume contest. Blocks of tickets can be sold, so people won’t have to carry coins to pay for all the different things to do, each of which is another Halloween fundraising idea. At the end of the evening, make sure there is a well-marked suggestion box that people can use to submit Halloween fundraising ideas for the next year.

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10 Simple Fundraising Ideas for Individuals

Fundraiser Ideas

Following are 10 simple fundraising ideas that you can implement: Door-to-door. Everyone likes home-baked goodies, which is why a bake sale is one of our simple fundraising ideas! Just because you’re an individual raising money, doesn’t mean you can’t ask groups for help, which is why this one made our list of simple fundraising ideas. Ask others to repost your information, to maximize the power of number nine on our list of simple fundraising ideas.

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Newsletter and Blog Post Ideas for Summer

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Need some new ideas for your newsletter, blog, or social media? Enjoy the sun with a cool drink in hand and cook up some summer article ideas of your own. Ideas for Nonprofit WritersConsider one of these five summer-inspired themes: 1) Summer Heat. How does hot weather impact your services or your clients? Can you offer advice to your readers about anything related to summer heat? Humane societies can offer tips for keeping pets cool.

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Oh No! Not Another Good Idea

A Small Change

Do you ever feel like you have way to many ideas? Or do you feel like you have a lot of great ideas and things you want to do but never end up with time to get them done? How do you manage your good ideas? I’ve found that if you don’t make new ideas a priority they will never happen; there are too many daily things in the life of a fundraising professional. New ideas are also many times very scary for those around you to implement and support.

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10 Exciting Fundraising Ideas for Sports Teams

Fundraiser Ideas

Whatever the reason your team needs to raise money, here are 10 exciting fundraising ideas for sports teams: Fast Pitch Fundraiser – This is a great fundraiser for baseball teams. Chuck-a-Puck – Number 3 in our carefully culled fundraising ideas for sports teams list is perfect for hockey teams. Flock of Flamingos – This is a fun fundraising idea for sports teams. White Elephant Raffle – Make your raffle more exciting with this fundraising idea for sports teams.

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What to Do with All Those Good Ideas

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Too many ideas and not enough resources to implement them: It’s a perfect storm that can sink your communications strategy if you aren’t careful. Whether those good ideas come flowing in from program staff, board members, your visionary leaders, or your own mind, you need a process to manage them. Don’t just immediately start work on every bright idea that comes your way, no matter its source! Don’t feel bad about killing off good ideas!

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The Top 10 Adoption Fundraising Ideas

Fundraiser Ideas

Following are 10 excellent adoption fundraising ideas that can help you bring that new family member home. Plan a evening of themed fun, in this first of our series of adoption fundraising ideas. This is the tastiest of all of our adoption fundraising ideas! Our final item on our list of adoption fundraising ideas is based on traditional fundraising sales. Related posts: 10 Simple Fundraising Ideas for Individuals. 10 Engaging Office Fundraising Ideas.

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Social Media and Newsletter Ideas for December 2019

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These writing ideas come from our Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts email newsletter. If you would like these ideas sent to your inbox a month in advance, sign up for our Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts. You’ll see plenty of “best” and “worst” gift idea lists, as well as holiday sales reports from retailers dominating the news. You can use them for social media, blog posts, newsletter articles, and more.

Social Media and Newsletter Ideas for October 2019

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Wish you had these monthly ideas for social media, blog posts, or newsletter articles a few weeks ago? Vent away or provide some ideas on releasing frustration in a healthy way. The post Social Media and Newsletter Ideas for October 2019 appeared first on Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog. Sign up for our Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts. I send this email newsletter the first week of every month with prompts for the following month.

Finding Your Best Writing Ideas

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Copywriting Creative Ideas Nonprofit CommunicationsWe've Moved! Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: [link] Update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your latest updates from us. We've Moved! Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: [link] Update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your latest updates from us.

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The Top 9 Unique Fundraising Ideas

Fundraiser Ideas

The following nine unique fundraising ideas aren’t all huge moneymakers. Instead, I’ve presented a wide array of unique fundraising ideas in order to whet your appetite for atypical fundraising events. ” One of the absolute best unique fundraising ideas is to take a local celebrity “prisoner” for a day. No list of unique fundraising ideas would be complete without mentioning the impact social networking sites have had on charitable giving.

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10 Christmas Fundraising Ideas Guaranteed to Spread Holiday Cheer

Fundraiser Ideas

The following Christmas fundraising ideas are designed to not only help your organization raise much-needed funds but also spread holiday cheer in the process. There’s no need to wait for the holidays to start the second of our Christmas fundraising ideas. Turkey, ham and all the trimmings are involved in our tastiest of Christmas fundraising ideas. Related posts: The Top 10 Free Fundraising Ideas. The Top 22 Art Fundraising Ideas.

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Free #GivingTuesday Tips, Ideas, and Resources

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So now that you might possibly be looking into participating in #GivingTuesday, let’s get into some advice and ideas that will make it great… Any #GivingTuesday campaign or even thoughts of a #GivingTuesday campaign should begin with a trip to the Official #GivingTuesday website. George Weiner shares +29 Ideas for #GivingTuesday 2017 you haven’t thought of.

10 Safe and Fun Youth Fundraising Ideas

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The following are 10 safe and fun youth fundraising ideas your children can use to positively contribute to their favorite cause: Recycling. Kids can raise money and be environmentally responsible in the first on our list of youth fundraising ideas. Younger children will have a blast hosting a teddy bear picnic, for our seventh out of ten youth fundraising ideas. Face painting is a fun and easy fundraising idea for older youth.

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10 Cheap Fundraising Ideas for When Money is Tight

Fundraiser Ideas

The following are 10 cheap fundraising ideas for when money is tight: 50/50 raffle – This is one of the best cheap fundraising ideas, because the only cost to the organization is a roll of raffle tickets. Services auction – Your organization’s members could offer services that are then auctioned off to raise funds, in this cheap fundraising idea. In this cheap fundraising idea, the only cost involved is your time.

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The Top 10 Cheerleading Fundraising Ideas

Fundraiser Ideas

Following are the top ten cheerleading fundraising ideas. One of the most profitable cheerleading fundraising ideas is to put together a spirit calendar with a picture of the squad for each month of the year. Hosting a cheer clinic is one of the best cheerleading fundraising ideas. Related posts: 10 Engaging, Effective Team Fundraising Ideas. 10 Fundraising Ideas for Schools You Can’t Afford to Miss. 10 Excellent Club Fundraising Ideas.

10 Raffle Ideas You Can’t Afford to Miss

Fundraiser Ideas

Following are 10 raffle ideas you can’t afford to miss. The 50-50 raffle is one of the easiest raffle ideas. Themed baskets, such as a “The Chocoholic Basket” or “The Movie Night Basket,” are a popular raffle idea. If you’re trying to raise a lot of money, then a big ticket item, like an automobile, is one of the most effective raffle ideas. A chance to win a free vacation is one of the most popular raffle ideas. The Top 9 Unique Fundraising Ideas.

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EOY Hacks: 8 Online Fundraising Ideas to Save Money + Time

EveryAction

This time of year, the only thing nonprofit pros need more than fundraising ideas is more time and money to implement them. Last week, I had the ear of a brilliant nonprofit guru and jumped on the chance to ask her for some advice. Me: I know our readers are up to their eyeballs in work from now until January. What can I write about to help them through this crazy time besides end-of-year fundraising? Brilliant Nonprofit Guru: End-of-year fundraising. Message received.

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10 Good Fundraising Ideas for the Novice Fundraiser

Fundraiser Ideas

The following are 10 good fundraising ideas for the novice fundraiser. 50/50 Raffle – This is number one on our list of 10 good fundraising ideas for novice fundraisers for several reasons, but chief among them is its ease; the only material you really need to get this fundraiser going is a roll of raffle tickets. Ice Cream Social – Everyone loves ice cream, and it’s a good fundraising idea, especially for novices. The Top 10 Free Fundraising Ideas.

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Nonprofit Idea Roundup

Social Media Bird Brain

came across several very interesting articles this week which had little in common except that they were good ideas or good news or just something I didn't know. Here they are (in no particular order): Facebook is testing private messaging for Pages: If you had a brand Page in the olden days (like last year), you could privately message the people in your community. When FB did its. PDF web development outsiders not-for-profits community social media smartphones NPQ nonprofit Twitter

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10 Fun Fundraising Ideas to Excite Any Audience

Fundraiser Ideas

The most successful fun fundraising ideas are those that engage and appeal to a large percentage of the community. By planning and presenting original and fun fundraising ideas, you can raise money and awareness for your organization in your local area. This can be one of the most fun fundraising ideas and can generate interest in your organization along with sizable donations. Related posts: Creative Fundraising Ideas: Cake Auction. The Top 10 Free Fundraising Ideas.

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GREETINGS: 39 Ideas to Help You Rock Your Nonprofit Email Welcome Series

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And if you’re looking for welcome email subject line ideas, check out these: [first], welcome. Copywriting Fundraising Ideas for Nonprofit Writers Nonprofit Communications Nonprofit Marketing StrategyCongratulations, you’ve got new email subscribers! Now what? Dump them in your normal communications stream without recognition or welcome? Welcome them – quickly, warmly, sincerely. The welcome email may be the single most important email you send.

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