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Pinterest State of Maryland Pitch Contest: Interview With Zoe Pagonis

Diva Marketing Blog

Toss of a pink boa to the State of Maryland, and specifcally to Governor Martin O'Malley and his communication staff! . The U.S. Government.

Creative Brief Boosts Support & Participation (Case Study)

Getting Attention

Guest blogger Guy Arceneaux is Director of Marketing and Communications at Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland. . Guest blogger Guy Arceneaux is Director of Marketing and Communications at Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland. Perhaps these organizations’ smaller staff size creates the illusion that a process is not needed. Try it.

How NOT to write a letter to your supporter community


Dear University of Maryland community: In late 2006, the University of Maryland publicly launched the $1 billion Great Expectations campaign.

Work Your Small (Case Study: Meals on Wheels)

Getting Attention

Guest blogger Guy Arceneaux is Director of Marketing and Communications for Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland. . Now, just over two years later, I find myself at a much different organization— Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland—working in a much different way. That Was Then. Sounds like a lot, right? constituencies. This Is Now.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Moving Up Monday

Getting Attention

Director of Marketing and Public Relations Round House Theatre (Maryland or Washington, D.C.). San Francisco, CA). Paul, MN). RECENT JOBS .

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Susan Emfinger Discusses The Difficulties and Faulty Assumptions of Raising Money

Non Profit Marketing 360

Susan Emfinger is currently Assistant Vice President, Alumni Relations and Development at University of Maryland, Baltimore County.

#Aging: Establishing A Business For Baby Boomers Calls For A Long-Distance Run

Non Profit Marketing 360

The projected growth rate in Maryland alone is astounding. Brenda Becker. My husband loves to run. history.

#GRANTS: Nominations Open For Awards of $5000 From WLR Automotive

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Click here to nominate a nonprofit. Have you made a nomination for the “Giveaway For Good”?

Buy One Plant One Cause Marketing at the Outdoor Retailer Show

Cause Related Marketing

Over the last few years I’ve profiled about a dozen or so variations on a theme of ‘Buy One Give One’ (BOGO). And three cheers for Oboz for finding it.

Let’s Give! The Big List of National, Local and Collegiate Online Giving Days (2016 Edition)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

MARCH – Giving Day (Philip Merrill College of Journalism, University of Maryland). Are you thinking about participating in a Giving Day?

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job?—Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Director of Communications , Healthcare Access Maryland (Baltimore, MD). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Associate Producer , Marketing Graphic Designer , Online Strategist and Web Designer , The Humane Society (Washington DC). Communications Intern , Marketers without Borders (Toronto, ON). Recent Opportunities.

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9 simple pointers for writing better emails and letters to your donors


I hoped to be a business major at the University of Maryland in the 80’s. I failed to get into business school. But my ability to read, comprehend and recapitulate the institution’s business lessons was not so good. I didn’t make the cut and failed to get even close to acceptance into the business school. Keep it simple.

Why Journalism and Fundraising Make Good Bedfellows


But, I failed the first two prerequisite courses for the Business School at the University of Maryland. I was a Journalism major.

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Nancy Levesque

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Nancy Levesque. Want to be featured in this series? Tell us what you do in a typical day as a nonprofit communications pro. It was amazing!

Opportunity! Nonprofit Communications Jobs

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Events Specialist Institute for Innovation and Implementation—University of Maryland, Baltimore (Baltimore, MD). Tacoma, WA). Twin Cities, MN).

Enterprise Community Partners Online Fundraising Plan and Presentation

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This presentation was first shared at the Network for Good and Maryland Nonprofits "ePhilanthropy 101: Effective & Inexpensive Fundraising in a Downturn" program on March 27, 2009. Does this sound familiar? "Prior to 2008, we had no coordinated online plan. Online donations trickled in on their own."

Why You Should Stop Emphasizing Tax Savings When Promoting Planned Gifts


Recently, a well-known speaker led the opening presentation at the ACGA Annual Symposium right in my backyard— Baltimore, Maryland. How many?

Blogging from DC This Week

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I’m heading to the airport soon, and will be blogging from Maryland and Washington, DC this week. On Tuesday, I’m speaking three times (yes, three times) at the 2011 Nonprofit Summit in Frederick, Maryland, sponsored by the Ausherman Family Foundation. If our paths cross, please say Hello! Get Your Annual Pass Now.

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Take It Forward Tuesday

Getting Attention

Social Media & Strategic Communications Intern , National Association for Children of Alcoholics (Maryland or Washington, DC). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Communications and Digital Engagement , Rita Allen Foundation (Princeton, NJ). Communications Coordinator , Ford Foundation (New York, NY).

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Build Your Nonprofit Story Bank (Case Study)

Getting Attention

Welcome to guest blogger Meghan Hurley, Special Events Intern at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and a senior at Loyola University Maryland. .

Stop Approaching Public Relations Like It’s 2007

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Peter Panepento. I am very excited to welcome Peter Panepento to our distinguished list of regular guest bloggers. Quite a bit.

New Books on Social Marketing

Social Marketing and Social Change

Robert Gold, MS, PhD, Professor of Public Health and Former Dean of the School of Public Health at the University of Maryland, College Park.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

It just takes a little creativity as the Maryland nonprofit Kids Are Heroes found out. Happy Friday! June 2: Get Real! Love the daily blogging?

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2012 Nonprofit Tagline Awards – The Winners!

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Organization: Maryland SPCA. Nancy Schwartz of Getting has announced the winners of the 2012 Nonprofit Tagline Awards - or as they are affectionately known – the Taggies. This year, Nancy had over 1,400 tagline entries that were then whittled down to 63 finalists identified by an expert panel of judges (including moi).

Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—April 27, 2012

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Maryland State Education Association (Annapolis, MD). NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Communications Coordinator. New York, NY). Brooklyn, NY).

Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—April 6, 2012

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NARAL – Pro Choice Maryland (Silver Spring, MD). NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Associate Director, Digital Media and. Louis, MO).

How Crowdfunding Can Transform Alumni Giving

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

I recently presented some ideas with Dayna Carpenter of University of Maryland Baltimore County during this year’s eduWeb conference.

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – April 8, 2011

Getting Attention

I have some very intriguing opportunities to share with you this week. Thanks to all of you who have shared these listings. NEW OPPORTUNITIES.

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Monday Matters!

Getting Attention

Social Media Assistant , Cultural Tourism DC (Maryland or Virginia). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Associate Director of Marketing & Communications , The Center for State and Local Finance (Atlanta, GA). Chief Marketing Officer , Net Impact (San Francisco, CA). Flexible or New York, NY). Recent Opportunities.

7 Strategies for Mobilizing Millennials

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Check out how our client, the United Way of Central Maryland uses a beautiful image and video to present a clear, simple fundraising message. The United Way of Central Maryland has built a passionate base of Millennial supporters with its Emerging Leaders United program, by focusing on these motivations. today. Invite them.

38 Ideas For Your Pinterest Strategy

Diva Marketing Blog

Great examples from the State of Maryland Pitch Contest. Pinterest continues to fascinate me by it's simplicity and ease of use. Strategy.

Pink Ribbon Cause Marketing and In-Kind Sponsorship

Cause Related Marketing

It provided fencing to separate participants and spectators during the race held in Hunt Valley, Maryland, a northern suburb of Baltimore.

The 2012 Social Marketing Conference: Getting Better at Doing Good

Social Marketing and Social Change

A major meeting on "getting better at doing good" will take place in Clearwater Beach, FL 15-16 June 2012. This international gathering will bring together social marketers and social innovators in a forum where we can engage our collective wisdom and talents to explore creative ways to teach and employ marketing to postively change the world.

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – April 15, 2011

Getting Attention

4) Director of Communications , University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) , (Baltimore, MD). NEW OPPORTUNITIES. or San Francisco, CA).

Nonprofit Spotlight: April

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Check out the great things these organizations are doing to better their communities: Honor Flight Capital Region provides DC, Maryland, and Northern Virginia World War II veterans with trips to view their memorial and experience a special day of honor and remembrance.

Mixed Links and Pass Winners

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Barb Cooke, Volunteer Maryland. Welcome to a special Friday the 13th edition of Mixed Links. No black cats or broken mirrors here though.

Stories from Smaller Nonprofits: National Coalition for a Civil Right to Counsel

Diva Marketing Blog

The Coalition is led by the Public Justice Center, a legal advocacy organization based in Maryland. directly or indirectly.

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International Social Marketing Association: 2011 Review

Social Marketing and Social Change

Our accomplishments to date include: Established the iSMA as a nonprofit, tax-exempt corporation in Maryland, USA. Regular readers have shared the history of developing a global network of social marketers. Our active Board members include: Tom Beall – USA. Susan Dann – Australia. Jeff French – England. Jay Kassirer - Canada. Nancy Lee – USA.

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Your Website Doesn't Matter (If Know One Goes There!)

Marketing for Nonprofits

She currently lives in Maryland with her cat Butters I'm always harping on the need for nonprofits to clean up their "houses" online. Cheers!

The good, the bad and the ugly of the nonprofit world

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Today, I’m hosting the Nonprofit Blog Carnival! No, that doesn’t mean we all get funnel cakes and cotton candy for breakfast. Enjoy!