Grants for American Museums

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Museum permanent collection projects are not included in this category. Any American museum evincing a commitment to American art is eligible to apply for a grant. Museums outside of the United States may submit appropriate projects for consideration only if they have proof of valid nonprofit status provided by the U.S. The annual deadline for receipt of proposals is June 15. Tags: RFP grants museums the foundation center From The Foundation Center.

No Nikola Tesla Museum Exists in the U.S., Yet - But A New Nonprofit Is Hoping You'll Help Change That

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So, I was pleased when I read this weekend the article Nikola Tesla museum campaign earns $500,000 online in two days in the The Guardian U.K Tesla was a Serbian born in the Austrian Empire in 1856, who in June 1884, by virtue of his extraordinary engineering talents, came to America to to work for Thomas Edison. A museum would do the trick. Yet, no Nikola Tesla museum exists in the United States. Where would this museum most properly be located?

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Grants for U.S. K - 12 Students Attending Museums, Historic Sites, and Cultural Organizations

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Deadline: October 3, 2011 Target Accepting Applications for K-12 Field Trip Grants Program Target Corporation is accepting applications from education professionals for the Target Field Trip Grants program to bring K-12 students in the United States to museums, historical sites, and cultural organizations. for trips to be taken between January 1, 2012, and the end of the 2011-12 academic year (May/June 2012). From The Foundation Center.

Social Media and Newsletter Ideas for May 2021

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For example, I will email the prompts for June next week. 5/18: International Museum Day. Does your cause have a museum associated with it you could encourage people to visit? Or could you partner with a local museum? If not, create a virtual museum based on your mission.

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Lewis Museum (Baltimore, MD). Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—June 3, 2013. Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Communications Associate , National Center for Lesbian Rights. San Francisco, CA). Communications Director , The Global Fund for Children (Washington DC). Communications/New Media Intern , National Center for Civil and Human Rights. Atlanta, GA).

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Made-for-You Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Director of Publications Missouri History Museum (St. Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—June 22, 2015. Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—June 15, 2015. Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—June 8, 2015. Subscribers, we’re working on getting you the ability to opt-in or -out of these listings vs. other posts. Hold on! . Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits.

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Assistant Graphic Designer , Brooklyn Museum (Brooklyn, NY). Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—June 24, 2013. Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Associate Director of Communications , Encore.org (San Francisco, CA). Communications Manager , Conservation Law Foundation (Boston, MA). Communications Manager , Family Online Safety Institute (Washington DC).

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Life-Changing Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Online Communications Coordinator Missouri HIstory Museum (St. Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—June 8, 2015. Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—June 1, 2015. Subscribers, we’re working on getting you the ability to opt-in or -out of these listings vs. other job posts. Hold on, please! Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits.

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Your New Job

Getting Attention

Los Angeles County Museum of Art (Los Angeles, CA). Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—June 29, 2012. NEW OPPORTUNITIES 1) Advocacy/Communications Associate and Web/Social Media/Marketing Associate National Head Start Association (Alexandria, VA) 2) Associate Vice President of Marketing and Communications and Marketing Coordinator Los Angeles County Museum of Art (Los Angeles, CA) 3) Communications Assistant, The Corps Network (Washington, [.]

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Wow, What A Shock. Another Example of Piss Poor Fundraising.

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[The following is based on Ashley Bach's The Seattle Times article, "No Audit at Bellevue Arts Museum Since 2003", dated June 23, 2007. Well, up until recently, maybe The Bellevue Arts Museum located in Bellevue , Washington; which has been long plagued by some catastrophic difficulties that honestly would have shut most non profits down a bit ago. The recent leadership at The Bellevue Arts Museum can tell you why. The Bellevue Arts Museum's website is at: [link].

Crazy Great Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Marketing Coordinator Oakland Museum of California Foundation (Oakland, CA). Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—June 1, 2015. Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits. Citizen Outreach Staff Fund for the Pubic Interest: Environment Oregon (Portland, OR). Communications Associate New York State Health Foundation (New York, NY). Communications Coordinator Trillium Employment Services (Auburn, WA).

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers

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Next Thursday, June 14th, Razoo is hosting a 24-hour online giving competition called Twive and Receive. They are accepting films through June 30, though it’s free to submit through June 15th. The official selections will be announced by the end of July and the festival will take place at the Spirit of Texas Theater at the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum in Austin, Texas on September 12-14. Another Friday, another round of Mixed Links!

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Solutions to stop Plastic Pollution [People, Tech, Organizations, Governments]

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June 10, 2019. Visitors will no longer be allowed to carry in single-use plastics into Peru’s 76 natural and cultural protected areas, from Machu Picchu to Manu to Huascarán, or national museums. Solutions to stop Plastic Pollution. People, Tech, Organizations, Governments].

6 Tips for Launching Your Own Member Month Campaign

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April – Science Museum of Minnesota. June – Human Rights Campaign. Gyms, museums, sports orgs and business associations are old pros at holding membership months. December is done. Looking for your next great fundraising campaign? Try a member month campaign. For more ideas on raising money beyond end-of-year campaigns, join us in just a few hours for Beyond December: Raise Money Throughout the Year with These Seasonal Fundraising Campaigns. Starts at 1 p.m.

Your Film for Good Could Win Your Nonprofit a Cash Prize!

Selfish Giving

They are accepting films through June 30, though it’s free to submit through June 15th. The official selections will be announced by the end of July and the festival will take place at the Spirit of Texas Theater at the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum in Austin, Texas on September 12-14. This is a guest post from my friend and nonprofit colleague David J. It’s back! The Lights. Camera.

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Newsletter: Turning Fans Into Partners & Partners Into Fans ; Beer Brands Are Booming During Bust Times; Why You Should be Running Facebook Ads Right Now

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Finally, confirm you're coming to the next book club meeting on June 4th at 4pm ET. I love how the author of this article uses Google Trends to help museums think beyond "virtual museum tours." Two things this week.

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Newsletter: Influencer Marketing for Nonprofits ; Why You Should be Targeting Directors Instead of CEOs ; Are you a ‘Geriatric Millennial’?

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Joining us on Thursday, June 3rd at 2pm EDT is Lauren Lawson-Zilai , Senior Director of Public Relations & National Spokesperson for Goodwill Industries International. The Cause Docs are back! ????

Social Change & Other Dates and Holidays

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22 International Earth Day May 3, 1971 First NPR broadcast May 5 Cinco de Mayo May 15 Int’l Midwives Day May 18 Int’l Museum Day June 2, 1692: Salem Witch Trials June 10, 1943: Ballpoint pens patented June 19 Juneteenth June 21 Summer Solstice June 28-29, 1969: Stonewall July 2 Halfway Day (182nd day) Aug. 3 Mindfulness Day Feb. 9 Lunar New Year, rooster Feb. 19, 1942 Internment March 1, 1961 Peace Corps est. Mar. 4 World Day of Prayer Mar.

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The Facebook Reckoning and What It Means for Nonprofits

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Take the example of the Filipino American National Historical Society Museum. Emil Guillermo had just taken up a new post as their Museum Director, a volunteer position in March of this year, when the pandemic struck. . Should nonprofits boycott Facebook? .

A Couple of Nonprofit Best Practices Lessons From the Real World

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Let's say that you and I met because we both donate to a specific art museum. Let's say that you and I grew up in the same city and this art museum is important to each of us so we have supported it over the years. The museum both has a terrific art collection of its own and they regularly host beautiful touring exhibits. The museum's leadership make excellent operations and management decisions in the best interest of the museum's mission statement goal, repeatedly.

5 Things to Look Forward to at MCON 2015

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People from across the country will gather at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago to experience MCON in person and over 20,000 people will stream the event online. Learning Labs are a chance for individuals attending MCON 2015 in-person at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago discuss ideas and get practical advice from experts across many industries.

No Kitties or Puppies. HELP! (Step Two)

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Posted by Findlay Hope House on Wednesday, June 3, 2015. Have you visited the Children's Museum of Findlay yet? The Community Foundation just approved a two-year grant totaling $35,000 to fund a museum educator. Review Step One. Okay, your organization is one of many that can’t use kitty or puppy photos to raise money or recruit volunteers. So what can you do to quickly and effectively connect with the emotions of prospects and supporters?

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Bridging Cultures Grants to U.S. Nonprofits (Incl. Schools, Libraries, Cultural Instit.s, Et.c), State, or Local Governments

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Deadline: June 1, 2010 (For more information on this grant opportunity, click on "Link to Complete RFP" at the end of the post). Eligible institutions include but are not limited to public, academic, and research libraries, museums, disciplinary and professional associations, cultural institutions, state humanities councils, and institutions of higher learning.

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Grants for Local Governments Collaborations With School Aged Children Providing Local History and Preservation Projects

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Save Our History Invites Applications for Community Education and Preservation Projects Deadline: June 5, 2009 Save Our History ( [link] ), a program of the History Channel ( [link] ) and the American Association for State and Local History ( [link] ), is a national initiative that supports local history education and historic preservation efforts in communities across the United States. museums, historical societies, preservation organi- zations, historic sites, libraries, or archives).

Grants for Historic Preservation Organizations Uniting with Schools

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History Channel Announces Guidelines for Save Our History Grant Program Deadline: June 6, 2008 An initiative of the History Channel ( [link] ), the Save Our History Program invites history organizations to partner with a local school or youth group and apply for funding to help preserve the history of their communities. From The Foundation Center.

Get Social Covered: 13 Lesser Known Social Media Sites for Your NPO

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As of June 2013, there were 70 million users, and 30 percent of those were active. Check out the San Francisco Ballet Tumblr site, or the Philadelphia Museum of Art to see how nonprofit organizations are using the site. You’ve got social media covered. Facebook? Please—you were an early adopter. And Twitter? You could do 140 characters or less in your sleep. But you’re just scratching the surface with those two mainstream social media sites.

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Senior Fundraiser On The Planet

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After rotating off the board for a year I was re-elected in 2004 to the board of ActionAid International and served as an international trustee until I stood down at the end of my term, in June 2009. Jeff Petrie: Outside my role at The Phillips Collection in Washington, DC, I serve on the Advisory Committee for the national American Museum Membership network. We’ve received a great response to our quest — Can You Beat 27 Years?

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Two Recent Grants Available for Historic Preservation

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1) History Organizations Invited to Partner With Schools and Youth Groups for Save Our History Grant Program Deadline: June 1, 2007 Each year, the History Channel, through its Save Our History ( [link] ) program, awards $250,000 in total grants of up to $10,000 each to U.S. To be eligible, applicants must be nonprofit, 501(c)(3) history organizations such as a museum, historical society, preservation organization, historic site, library, archive, or other history organization.

Waiting For A Response To Your Grant Request

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Your organization, Model T Restoration Effort, needs to provide four Model T's, in your organization's museum, with refurbished motors. For instance, the We Love Old Cars Foundation states in their guidelines, "Grant applications are accepted four times a year; March 2, June 2, September 2, and December 2. a list of each Board member's current or retired job, a meeting face to face with your Executive Director, or a visit to your museum, etc.),

City of Redmond Offers to Bail Out Redmond Humane Society Whose Board Allegedly Did No Fundraising.

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I might lump this Redmond Humane story in with the likes of the Bellevue Art Museum's June 2007 embarrassment, "Wow, What A Shock! The city of Redmond is going to try to bail the Redmond Humane Society out of its financial peril. I've said it before in this blog. If you are a leader of a nonprofit.whether a volunteer leader, such as a board member, or if you are a paid leader, perhaps an executive director; and you are charged (e.g.

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