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The Giving Fund site lists over one million organizations that can receive gifts, from well-known international nonprofits like Save the Children to obscure animal shelters like the Yogie and Friends Exotic Cat Sanctuary in Louisiana.

Will Social Media Influence The Travel Channel Launch's of "Deep Fried America?" An interview with host Jay Ducote

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I’m a friendly, fun loving guy from Louisiana who loves to celebrate food and beverage culture. I’ve got a product line available called Jay D’s with a Louisiana Barbecue Sauce, Louisiana Molasses Mustard and Spicy & Sweet Barbecue Rub.

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Will You Come to Your Own Rescue Before It’s Too Late?

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That’s why I love these monks in Louisiana.

6 Cause Marketing Promotions You Can Learn From

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Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen’s “Appetite for a Cure’’ coupon book program in 143 restaurant locations raised a record $421,917 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association during the first quarter of 2011. I’m always finding good examples of cause marketing on Twitter.

A Powerful Force for Good -- It's a Bird, It's a Plane, It's a Nonprofit Tagline!

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Here's the 1,300th entry in the Nonprofit Tagline Award program -- Louisiana Nonprofits: A Powerful Force for Good , from the Louisiana Association of Nonprofit Organizations (LANO). So when you repeat words (Louisiana Nonprofits), you actually dissuade the listener from paying attention. This is just one of so many great taglines entered, which makes me feel great about the work you and your colleagues are doing to strengthen your organizations' messaging.

Award for Those Suffering From or Volunteering to Better Peoples Lives Who Suffer From Depression

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Each award recipient and one guest will receive complimentary airfare and accommodations to attend the ceremony in New Orleans, Louisiana, in May 2010. From The Foundation Center. Does your organization work with those suffering from depression? If so, and you have a really dedicated volunteer you could nominate for this award.you should read more.

“Charity Doesn’t Solve Anything” -Mexican Billionaire

Wild Woman Fundraising

There are thousands of charities working on job training and creation, such as Oregon Tradewomen , Louisiana Green Corps , JFYNetworks in Boston , etc. So, you work for a nonprofit your whole life, in the hopes that something will change from your efforts, that your cause will have made a dent in the problem.

What’s your organization’s role in the wake of a man-made disaster?

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For example, the Louisiana Bucket Brigade , an environmental health and justice nonprofit, in conjunction with students at Tulane University, established an oil spill crisis map that displays the disaster’s impact on the environment, wildlife, health, livelihoods and other factors. It’s April 20th and you’ve just learned that due to an explosion on an offshore oil rig, crude oil is leaking freely into the Gulf of Mexico.

Matching Funds Grant for Migratory Birds Conservation

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Priority will be given to projects in regions where ConocoPhillips has an operating presence, including the following regions in North America: western Canada; Gulf of Mexico states (including Texas, Louisiana, and Alabama); Prairie states (including Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Colorado, Utah, and Wyoming); and the Delaware Bay. From The Foundation Center.

Grants to Benefit Migratory Birds and Their Habitats

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Priority will be given to projects in regions where ConocoPhillips has an operating presence, including the following regions in North America: Western Canada; Gulf of Mexico states, including Texas, Louisiana, and Alabama; Prairie states, including Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Colorado, Utah, and Wyoming; and Delaware Bay. From The Foundation Center.

Guest Post: What’s your organization’s role in the wake of a man-made disaster?

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

For example, the Louisiana Bucket Brigade , an environmental health and justice nonprofit, in conjunction with students at Tulane University, established an oil spill crisis map that displays the disaster’s impact on the environment, wildlife, health, livelihoods and other factors. The following post is by Kate Olsen, who handles our disaster giving programs at Network for Good among many other projects.

Follow-up: When Community Foundations Merge

Nonprofit Consultant Blog

Dr. Carson is formerly of the Minneapolis Foundation, the Ford Foundation, and Louisiana Disaster Recovery Foundation - an impressive resume demonstrating community commitment and activism wherever his assignments have taken him. Back in May, I first wrote about the impending merger of the Peninsula Community Foundation and Community Foundation Silicon Valley. At the time I expressed some skepticism regarding the result. I feared that it could result in a 1+1=1.5

Easy Resources for the Grant Writer

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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. Even if you're only new to grant writing and don't know how you'll learn what you need to be successful in raising grants, there's hope! There are many easily accessible resources that will get you on your way. Some resources are even free.