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Livestrong Stadium Deal Sets Naming Rights On its Ear

Cause Related Marketing

Moreover, it appears that Livestrong did not pay for the naming rights and is instead guaranteed a donation of no less that $7.5 million a year.

What Should the Title of your Legacy Giving Booklet Be?

iMarketSmart

Guide to Giving (Greg Vranicar, Planned Giving Director at Diocese of Kansas City-St. Is Planned Giving Guide too awkward? Joseph). Fundraisin

Nonprofit Crisis Communications: Passover Case Study

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From Alan’s clear, short, informational subject line— On Incident at Kansas City JCC— to his closing wish— Chag Pesach Sameach! P.P.S.

Ep200: How Values & Culture Impact CSR Efforts

Selfish Giving

On the show, Megan, Jessica and I discuss: Jessica Li, University of Kansas. Download the Transcript. Download the Transcript - EP200.

WOWza Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

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Senior Communications Specialist, Education Kauffman Foundation (Kansas City, MO). Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits. Communications Coordinator First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee (Milwaukee, WI). Communications Manager, Shared Value Initiative FSG (Boston, MA). Austin, TX).

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#SocialNetwork: Senior Living Communities See ROI On Social Media

Non Profit Marketing 360

But survey after survey has demonstrated how use of social media has become an important part of the lives of millions of seniors.

4 Ways Nonprofits Can Get Started with Mobile (and 4 Ways They Shouldn’t)

Selfish Giving

I put a lot of work into this presentation, as I really wanted to share some useful advice with my listeners on how to get started with mobile.

Watch the fundraising objections fall to the floor

Fundraising Coach

® training in Kansas City. Last week, I was invited to give a full day Ask Without Fear!® We had a blast. It was a powerful image.

Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Movin’ Up Monday

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E-Communications Director , YMCA of Greater Kansas City (Kansas City, MO). New Opportunities. New York, NY). Recent Opportunities.

Watch the fundraising objections fall to the floor

Fundraising Coach

® training in Kansas City. Last week, I was invited to give a full day Ask Without Fear!® We had a blast. It was a powerful image.

Improve your nonprofit website by moving down the ladder

Wild Woman Fundraising

If you are a cancer charity in Kansas city, you can meet them there and show them the support that your nonprofit provides, both online and offline.

Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Friday Futures

Getting Attention

Communications Manager , Communities Creating Opportunity (Kansas City, MO). Thanks! New Opportunities. RECENT OPPORTUNITIES. Thanks!

Cause Marketing for Dummies Book Tour Begins Today!

Selfish Giving

October 18 – Midwest Philanthropy Conference, Kansas City, MO, Speaker. The excitement is growing for Cause Marketing for Dummies!

Men and Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

Mike Swenson, president of the PR division of the agency Barkley in Kansas City blogs about the session in his fine blog Citizen Brand.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Friday Futures

Getting Attention

Kansas City, KS). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities.

Mixed Links on Nonprofit Marketing and Fundraising

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I’ll be in Kansas City on Tuesday for the Philanthropy Midwest conference, so if you’ll be there, please find me and say Hi! Great!

What Should the Title of your Legacy Giving Booklet Be?

iMarketSmart

Guide to Giving (Greg Vranicar, Planned Giving Director at Diocese of Kansas City-St. Is Planned Giving Guide too awkward? Joseph). Fundraisin

Why we’re wired to be polarized - and what to do about it

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

My colleague Alia McKee recently shared how well this works, citing the example of a small town in Kansas. I recently posted about David Brooks’ new book, The Social Animal , which says emotion is the foundation for reason in guiding behavior. Because of how we are wired, we need emotion in order to arrive at reasonable decision-making.

Can We Market Biomass? Social Entrepreneurship and Bioenergy Villages

Social Marketing and Social Change

In Kansas, wind turbine manufacturers and local famers have teamed up to block a repeal; same thing in Texas. SO what?

10 Cause Marketers You Should Follow on Twitter (Plus 20 More)

Selfish Giving

His Kansas City company, Barkley, has executed some major cause marketing campaigns, including Lee National Denim Day. I love Twitter. So fast.

Join Cause-Related Marketing, Get a Cool Tool You can Use Now

Cause Related Marketing

Kind Readers:Dave from Kansas City, Missouri is the latest person to join the Cause-Related Marketing Googlegroup.You can join, too.When you do, each new posting to Cause-Related Marketing comes directly to your email box.As

Don’t Hire a Full-Time Cause Marketer

Selfish Giving

I call Kansas City based Barkley “The Cause Marketers of the West.” You know, the typical nonprofit multi-tasking stuff. Agencies.

Charity Caue Marketers, Take Heart!

Cause Related Marketing

A press release yesterday announced that Rite Aid, the $25.2 This is good news for small, ambitious charities everywhere. Consequently CMNH.

Pro Tips on Getting the Most Out of a Pay-Per-Click Campaign

Fundraising Coach

He currently works for an SEO firm in Kansas City. If you’re like me, you haven’t engaged an agency to conduct a pay-per-click campaign. I wouldn’t know where to start, so I’m pleased to have this guest post from Dwayne Ricketts. Dwayne attended University of Missouri where he received a BA in Business. Know the Rules.

Election Day Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

Select locations of LaMar’s Donuts in Colorado, Kansas and Nebraska offered a free donut to people wearing the ‘I Voted’ sticker. to 49.8

Selfish Giving 4.0 is Here!

Selfish Giving

This latest is my fourth and the work of Kansas-based Mikhaela Craig and Boston’s Caitlin DiMare Oliver. redesign, the focal point.

Can You Cause Market to Men?

Cause Related Marketing

Mike Swenson, president of Crossroads, the PR arm of the independent agency Barkley in Kansas City, blogged about the session on his fine blog Citizen Brand. But men aren’t absent from the cause marketing equation. Cause marketing targeted to men is a topic of some interest to cause marketers. Cause marketing is a form of sponsorship.

JCC Crisis Communications Mastery Turns a Mess into Magic

Getting Attention

We're loyal members of the local JCC (Jewish Community Center, a combo YMCA and cultural center) and were taken aback to receive an email a few weeks ago on plans by a Kansas group to picket the Center. Feldman delivered this news with concern, but also with reason and calm. He didn't get his hands dirty by slamming the WBC. Subscribe today.

Cause Marketing for Volunteers

Cause Related Marketing

Money is portable, and useful…the preferred method for payment worldwide. But why? Volunteers aren’t fungible at all. Those are all assumed.

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.

Non-profit Storytelling: 6 Tips for Interviews

Fundraising 123

a Kansas City-based agency that specializes in messaging for non-profit organizations. . Ask any non-profit, and they'll tell you there's nothing better than a personal, heartfelt story to put a face on their cause. Stories help donors feel engaged in the work-and see the difference they can make in a real person's life. Messaging Shangri La!

More Looking to Nonprofit Jobs for Personal Fulfillment

Fundraising Breakthroughs

The Kansas City Star theorizes in “ Younger workers showing interest in nonprofit jobs ” that the tragic events of September 11 and Hurricane Katrina have inspired more and more young professionals to create positive change in the world through nonprofit careers. There seems to be a spike in news—do three stories count as a spike?—about

What I Learned from Michael Kaiser

Fundraising Breakthroughs

Kaiser is credited with turnarounds at the Kansas City Ballet and Alvin Ailey Dance Company. Some of my takeaways: The leader must have a plan.

Better Cause Blogging with Headway Themes

Selfish Giving

Despite being based out of red-state Kansas the team at Headway is even friendly to a r-dropping Massachusetts democrat like me. A theme?

Raising Cause Marketing

Selfish Giving

“Lazarus! Come Forth!&#. It’s also a great recharge because it gets me pumped for the cause marketing work that obviously lies ahead.

Why White Castle’s Cause Marketing is Better than KFC’s

Selfish Giving

Mike Swenson , a mentor of mine at the cause marketing consultancy Barkley in Kansas City probably summarized it best. I don’t think so.

On Asking for Money Without Shame

Fundraising Breakthroughs

Holy smokes (sorry, I'm from Kansas City, and we talk that way). Again, on the topic of not apologizing, but asking for money with confidence and grace. Earlier this fall, I received an email solicitation from someone I really like for an art project that was interesting to me. Why the confession? Perhaps even your money." Yikes. I do, I do!