Craig Newmark - Income, Nonprofits and Social Media: a Study

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infographic small nonprofits income social media craig newmark effort outreach nonprofitsPerhaps because relationships are at the heart of a nonprofit's mission, NPs seem to instinctively get that social media transactions are conversation, rather than conversion. When people feel they know you and that you know them, they are more likely to support you. Money in the Equation? But money always comes into the conversation sooner or later, and probably some have wondered if the.

Can You Tell Your Supporters That a CGA Can Deliver "GUARANTEED" Income or Not?


The post Can You Tell Your Supporters That a CGA Can Deliver "GUARANTEED" Income or Not? I attended a local monthly planned giving event a while back and learned a lot about how not to market charitable gift annuities.

The Final Word on Year-End Fundraising: Five Things You Can Still Do to Boost Your December Income

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It’s that time of year again. Feel like you are completely behind in your year-end appeals? Well, cheer up! The end of year fundraising party doesn’t really get started until after Christmas when the bulk of year-end money comes in. So if you are just getting started now, it’s not too late. However, you may be drowning in a sea of information and may not really know where to start. First off, this isn’t the time to talk about list building or community building on Facebook.

Can You Tell Your Supporters That a CGA (Charitable Gift Annuity) Can Deliver “GUARANTEED” Income or Not?


The post Can You Tell Your Supporters That a CGA (Charitable Gift Annuity) Can Deliver “GUARANTEED” Income or Not? Last week I attended my local monthly planned giving event and learned a lot about how NOT to market CGA’s.

How your government contract is screwing you over (and how that’s about to change)

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Hold the phone, we are all media companies now?

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The Online Nonprofit Leadership Summit Rocked SO HARD!

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Last week we did our incredible Nonprofit Leadership Summit, with 12 presentations over 3 days for nonprofits all over the world! We had people join us from Nigeria, from Costa Rica, all over Canada, all over the USA, and many other places. The quality of the attendees was just unbelievable.

Looking to sell training to add to your nonprofit’s earned income streams?

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Is your nonprofit looking to add to your fundraising revenue with earned income? Check out my free webinar on August 6th if you’d like to explore different kinds of earned income for your nonprofit. His nonprofit is looking to do better with their earned income streams.

Are there other ways to fund your nonprofit?

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Board Members Education Opportunities earned incomeHave you ever been asked by a board member, "Isn't there some other way of funding our work rather than asking for money ?" Or have you thought that yourself? Well, NonprofitHub's CEO Randy Hawthorne says, "Yes!"

How to Earn Income (and Autonomy) for Your Nonprofit

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And a very effective way to stabilize your income is to earn some of it. Keep posted–I’ll be featuring earned income case studies and guidance in the months to come. “What?,&# you may be saying? Our job isn’t to generate revenue.

Guess2Give aims to generate new online fundraising income from sponsored events

Giving in a Digital World

The heart of its refreshingly distinctive proposition is that far from competing with traditional event sponsorship fundraising it will actually generate additional income from events as supporters fundraising for their chosen charity set-up both a sponsorship fundraising page and a Guess2Give sweepstake fundraising page.

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Big Data hits Nonprofits! POW!

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Homeless shelters (marked by dots) and Median Household income in Dallas Fort Worth. Using Census data, you can see the areas where there is high unemployment, low median income, and see where the food pantries and homeless shelters are.

Free Webinar: Starting Earned Income Streams for Your Nonprofit August 6th

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Would you like to create new sources of income for your nonprofit? Join us for this free one hour webinar as we learn: The four main kinds of nonprofit earned income. Average return of each earned income stream. Which earned income streams are the easiest to set up.

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Rhode Island Income Tax Return

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Reader Questions: What are the best fundraising blogs & books?

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Since you’re most passionate about these things, I would suggest, to start your nonprofit, first looking at what is known as “Earned Income Streams&# , which means get money for what you’re doing by offering a service people need.

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Why You Should Stop Emphasizing Tax Savings When Promoting Planned Gifts


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Alert! Missing Middle Donors

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Mix these insights on giving patterns of rich vs. middle- and lower-income donors with Sea Change Strategies’ take— The Missing Middle: Neglecting Middle Donors is Costing You Millions —and you get a clear call to action for every fundraiser and nonprofit communicator.

Incoming Message from Captain Obvious

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Fundraising Planning for the New Year! Free Webinar January 28th

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Even if you have, come to this fun, 60 minute webinar where we’ll go over how to plot your multiple streams of income for your nonprofit. We’ll look at all of the different multiple income streams you can create. Would you like to plan to succeed in 2013?

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How to Supplement Gifts & Grants w/Earned Income (Yes -- Charge for It!)

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NJN is doing something really smart -- building an earned income stream by marketing for-fee use of its production facilities and services to carefully-identified target audiences. That's earned vs. unearned (income from donations and grants); a stabilizing source particularly in tough times. Always makes sense to diversify, including income-wise. Tags: Earned Income/Ventures Nancy's Speaking Gigs Nonprofit Communications Unique Approaches

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Do you want to create new income streams for your nonprofit?

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Brainstorm new sources of income for your nonprofit , like I did for the Global Autism Project in New York City ( They made $60K in 6 months with a new income stream!). Triple your income like a startup nonprofit HOPE Inc did in Georgia (over $100K raised in 2013).

Creating Multiple Streams of Income For Your Nonprofit

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This is another income stream for them. What are some other ways your nonprofit can get multiple streams of income? Lately I’ve been talking with a few nonprofits, trying to figure out how to get them to expand their thinking around fundraising. A few nonprofits seem to think that fundraising is mainly grants, events, appeals, and major gifts. But it can be so much more!

I was wrong

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It mostly comes from program income. Is there a way you could increase your program income or earned income streams? Today we have an article by Gayle Gifford, who is so right, while I was so wrong.

The Gig Economy and the Nonprofit Sector

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Fair income. Another Bright Spot: Jeremy Corbyn, Labour leader in Britain, is looking into a minimum basic income for every British citizen.

How to Finesse Incoming Media Calls -- Even When You're Sweating Hard

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Read this article to learn more about what's involved in each step and how to implement them to finesse incoming media calls. Even in today's social media world, one of the key ways organizations get their messages out to key audiences is through the traditional news media. And even with the downsizing of news organizations and mainstream journalism’s shift to the Web, traditional media relations remains vital.

What happens when you don’t pay a living wage

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The system is set up in such a way that the income gap between for and non-profit worlds seems just an inevitability, even if we recognize the pitfalls in such a society. According to The Guardian , we are still in an economic recession due to income inequality.

The State of mHealth in Low and Middle Income Countries

Social Marketing and Social Change

A new white paper entitled Barriers and Gaps Affecting mHealth in Low and Middle Income Countries: Policy White Paper (pdf) has just been produced and released by the Center for Global Health and Economic Development, Earth Institute, Columbia University.

Grants for Nonprofits Providing Football Fields in Low Income Regions

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In addition, all organizations applying for funds must be located specifically and exclusively within NFL Target Markets and serve low- to moderate-income areas within those markets. From The Foundation Center.

The 20:2 Principle

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In its basic formulation, something like 20% of your customers — or donors, or stores, or products — generate 80% of your income. [I’ve I’ve often daydreamed: does 20% of my time generate 80% of my income?

Interview with Jennifer Chandler, National Council of Nonprofits

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If you have earned income for your nonprofit or government contracts or grants, this interview will be important for you to watch. Conflict Earned income Government contracting Leadership Nonprofit Downturn Nonprofit Leadership Summit women

Interview with Ellen Bristol-What Now?

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#Aging: Health-Care Reform Showing Small Advantages For Medicare Recipients

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Shrinking, but not gone until 2020. Politics have roughed up most of our attitudes towards health reform. Sometimes it is difficult to sort out what has changed, what seems to be improvement or expansion or cut in service or cost.

Interview with Erik Anderson

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But we are trying to say you need to have multiple streams of income coming in to be sustainable because who knows what’s going to happen at the federal level?

Grants for Music Programs In Public Schools in Low Income Areas And Nonprofits

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Applications will be accepted from public school programs (qualifying for Title I federal funding and serving a minimum of 70 percent low-income students) and nonprofit 501(c)(3) programs directly funding music education (serving students regardless of their ability to pay). From The Foundation Center.

Grants for Community Health Providing Low Income Communities with Early Breast Cancer Detection Programs

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Funding is awarded to organizations providing access to clinical breast exams, mammograms, and education for low-income, minority, under-served , under-insured , and uninsured women in the United States. From The Foundation Center. Deadline: August 28, 2009 Avon Foundation Breast Care Fund Invites Applications for Early Detection Programs The Avon Foundation Breast Care Fund has released its 2010 Request for Applications.

FREE Webinar: August 19th How to Expand Your Mindset on Growing Your Nonprofit

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Next Level Fundraising Conference Webinars August 2016 webinar earned income free webinar mazarine treyz nonprofit entrepreneur nonprofit entrepreneurialismFREE Webinar: How to expand your mindset on growing your nonprofit. DATE: August 19, 2016. TIME: 12:00PM – 1:00PM PT.

Grants for Nonprofits Providing Affordable Housing to Very Low to Moderate Income Individuals or Families

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Organizations must have tax-exempt 501(c)(3) status and must develop or maintain affordable housing, or provide housing- related programs and services to very-low, low-, and moderate- income individuals or families. From The Foundation Center.

Making a living without a job-An interview with Barbara Winter

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Barbara Winter: Well, I think – and as anyone knows who had read my book, I’m really an advocate of multiple profit centers and having more than one income source when you build a business. What streams of income have worked for people that you’ve talked with?

Deliverance From Doodles

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Eyes glaze over and minds wander as staff and consultants fill hour after hour pouring over spreadsheets, droning on and on about list recommendations and endlessly discussing how to close the ‘income gap’ — usually the same’ gap’ that was under discussion in a similar meeting.

Grants for Community Revitalization Via Production, Preservation, Or Financing of Low to Moderate Income Housing Units

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Home Depot Foundation Offers Support for Affordable Housing Programs Deadline: March 1, 2008 (Letter of Inquiry) The Home Depot Foundation ( [link] ) is dedicated to creating healthy, livable communities through the integration of affordable housing built responsibly, as well as the preservation and restoration of community trees. The foundation makes grants to 501(c)(3) tax-exempt public charities in the United States and to charitable organizations in Canada.