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Hashtags for Every Day of the Week (Nonprofit Edition)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Iowa has over 6,000 jobs in wind energy (also second only to Texas) [link] #CRinIowa #ScienceSunday — Climate Reality (@ClimateReality) April 20, 2015.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Movin’ up Monday

Getting Attention

President & CEO , Community Foundation of the Great River Bend (Bettendorf, Iowa). New Opportunities. Washington DC). Recent Opportunities.

Evolution of a Nonprofit Annual Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I thought you might like to see it too, so Katie agreed to let me share it with you. Take it away Katie! Still pretty wordy. 2011 – FOUR PAGES! Great!

#SOCIALMEDIA: How Young Is Too Old To Have Communications Expertise?

Non Profit Marketing 360

Would you hire any of these people for your social-media outreach? Why don’t you all fade away, and don’t try to dig what we all say.

#SOCIALMEDIA: How Young Is Too Old To Have Communications Expertise?

Non Profit Marketing 360

Would you hire any of these people for your social-media outreach? Why don’t you all fade away, and don’t try to dig what we all say.

Want to learn fundraising or social media? Check Out These New November Webinars & Workshops!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Sue Ann Lynes, Executive Assistant/Corporate Membership, Soil and Water Conservation Society, Iowa. Learn more. Learn more. Thank you so much!”

Mixed Links and Pass Winners

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Welcome to a special Friday the 13th edition of Mixed Links. No black cats or broken mirrors here though. Let’s get started… NTC. Branding.

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New Nonprofit Elevator Pitch Part 2— It’s A Catch

Getting Attention

Example : University of Iowa Tippie College of Business used a 140-character contest to award a scholarship package. Part One: New Pitches 1-3. “From the minute the first elevator zoomed up in 1853, people have been polishing their elevator pitches. ” But that traditional elevator pitch is dead! It’s a tough sell. One day.

#Development: Jumo And Good.is Join To Create Largest Nonprofit Network

Non Profit Marketing 360

that will make it/them arguably the largest nonprofit socially-conscious network around. Good.is

Simple Marketing From The Farm: Using Old-School, Cost-Effective Tactics

Mission Minded

Yet, some of the most compelling words I have come across were in an unlikely, unexpected place—Pella, Iowa. Twelve months worth of words add up. From blog posts to brochures, websites to marketing collateral, I have found words to explain, entice and entertain. My husband and I were making the trek from visiting my family […].

Designing Community Campaigns For Weight Loss

Social Marketing and Social Change

Lighten Up Iowa: An interdisciplinary, collaborative health promotion program. As I've talked about before, wicked problems. Leadership. 1993 ).

The Best & Worst Local Cause Marketing Programs of 2010

Selfish Giving

Location: Iowa. I combed through the Selfish Giving archives and came up with the best and worst local cause marketing programs of 2010.

What Your Sponsors REALLY Want: August 9th

Wild Woman Fundraising

Sue Ann Lynes, Executive Assistant/Corporate Membership, Soil and Water Conservation Society, Iowa. “I Join us on August 9th, 3pm EDT.

2009 Bras for a Cause Gala and Silent Auction

The Biddery Blog

Bras for the Cause Iowa Foundation is dedicated to the improvement of the health of Iowans, with a primary focus on breast cancer.

Marketing Plan Workshop Early Bird Registration Ends Tomorrow

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Friday, October 17 is the last day for Early Bird registration. The price goes up by $100 on Saturday. You get the value of our experience.

A Tip of the Hat to Pioneers Everywhere

Cause Related Marketing

In 1856 two companies of handcarts with about 1,000 people total left too late in the season from Iowa. This in a Valley of 500 square miles.

Still Thinking About Social Networking

Marketing for Nonprofits

In Iowa, there is a high usage of social-networking sites by people under the age of 25, and low usage among those 25 and older. Came across this interesting article yesterday in the WSJ online. RapLeaf a company which we partner with at Triplex Interactive , took a look at where voters "live online" by state. Here is what they found. "In

July 24, A Day to Celebrate Pioneers Everywhere

Cause Related Marketing

In 1856 two handcart companies with about 1,000 people total left too late in the season from Iowa. Today my adopted state of Utah celebrates Pioneer Day. Pioneer Day is a state holiday that we celebrate like a second ‘Fourth of July’ with pancake breakfasts, parades, BBQs, and fireworks after dark.

#Public Policy: Charities’ Off-Shore/Tax-Free Holdings Brought Under Congressional Scrutiny

Non Profit Marketing 360

What all sides generally agree to is that the tax code has developed a myriad of loopholes that need to be addressed. What does he hope to achieve?

Grants for Organizations, Designers, Artists, Etc. Working With Local and National Partners to Transform/Impact Community Vibrancy

Seeking Grant Money Today

Paul, as well as communities in Alaska, Arizona, California, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Washington, and Wisconsin. From The Foundation Center. [If If you are interested in this grant opportunity, click "Link to Complete RFP" at the end of this blog post for more information]. territory. million.

Did you know that there’s no better time to ask for sponsorship than right now?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Sue Ann Lynes, Executive Assistant/Corporate Membership, Soil and Water Conservation Society, Iowa. What are people saying? Tremendous value.

It's not about the "perfect shot" any more

Donor Power Blog

Starting in Iowa, we wanted everyone to leave feeling good about Barack Obama," Mr. Beliveau. "It The Wall Street Journal 's inauguration-day edition has an interesting article about Emmett Beliveau, executive director of President Obama's inaugural committee and a former campaign advance man. They're driven by how you make them feel.

How generous is your state?

Nonprofit Consultant Blog

And, at the bottom, Iowa, South Dakota, Vermont, West Virginia, and North Dakota. Thanksgiving is done with (hope yours was peaceful and happy), and we're now officially into the Holiday Season. That means plenty to each of us personally, of course, but as nonprofit professionals it also means quite a bit work-wise as well. of generosity.

5 Cause Marketing Tips to Save You From a Nasty Fight

Selfish Giving

I couldn’t believe this story out of Iowa that had a local nonprofit suing Panera Bread over canister donations. Have an agreement.

Think Before You Drive: A Roadmap for Developing New Products and Services for Your Nonprofit

Marketing for Nonprofits

Want to donate to a charity in Iowa? This photo is by AgendaAkit. I thought I'd share our methodology with you. Hope it helps! Think about it.

Stories From Smaller Nonprofits: Taylor's Tale

Diva Marketing Blog

Her close colleague, Beverly Davidson, PhD, of the University of Iowa, whose work is very similar to Dr. Hofmann's but for a different form of the disease, just had a major breakthrough for not just Batten disease, but all of medical science. Taylor has Batten disease, a rare neurodegenerative disease, with no known cure.  in St.

One Quarter of All Nonprofits May Lose Their Charitable Status With the I.R.S. This May

Seeking Grant Money Today

It is Title XII, Provisions Relating to Exempt Organizations, of the Pension Protection Act of 2006, though, that effects nonprofits, as pushed for by Senator Chuck Grassley (R - Iowa) , then chairman of the Senate Committee On Finance. As many as one quarter of 1.6 They will lose their ability to raise tax free donations. In 2007, the I.R.S.

Easy Resources for the Grant Writer

Seeking Grant Money Today

They have compiled and regularly update a Foundation Data Book that lists all of the foundations in each of the following states; California, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Nebraska, Nevada, Oklahoma, Oregon, Tennessee, and Washington State. There are many easily accessible resources that will get you on your way. Some resources are even free.

Do Not Chase Grants, Instead - Raise Them Again and Again

Seeking Grant Money Today

Oregon, New Hampshire, Iowa, etc.). When you hear about a grant that's currently available, do you knee-jerk react by imagining how you could tweak your organization's message, or provide a program, so that your organization could win that grant? Let's say, too, that the grant is $50,000 and it would do a lot of good for us. I understand.