A 2017 Media Relations Calendar for Resource-Strapped Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Let’s face it, media relations isn’t near the top of the priority list at most nonprofits. But nonprofits do need to get media attention from time to time to help them get more of the resources they need to achieve their missions. Media Relations

Media Relations Lessons from My Summer Vacation Fiasco

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The modern media relations lessons we teach at Nonprofit Marketing Guide were reinforced for me personally last week. Unfortunately, contractors building a new bridge higher up along the Outer Banks severed the electrical line that feeds Ocracoke. Media Relations

How a Small Nonprofit President Got a Big Spot in The New York Times’ Room for Debate

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

It’s more difficult than ever for nonprofits to get media coverage. Juliana Avery has sent her share of releases to the media in Washington and Baltimore — with little success. He also serves as Nonprofit Marketing Guide’s adviser on public relations.

Media Relations: Too Valuable NOT to Use

Getting Attention

Guest blogger, Patricia Brooks guides client orgs to reach and motivate people through traditional and new media sources. media relations specialist, I am fortunate to base my career on our first amendment right to press. The Power of Media Relations—A Mini Case Study.

#OurWork: NYU Faculty Against the Sexton Plan Marketing Campaign

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Social Marketing and Media Relations Campaign. Our client, NYU Faculty Against the Sexton Plan , sought to raise funds to continue its fight in preventing New York University from embarking on a multi-billion dollar plan to redevelop parts of Greenwich Village in New York City. Twitter: We used a combination of tweets, promoted tweets, direct messages, and retweets to add 822 new followers to the client’s Twitter account over a 10 day period.

10 Tips for Getting Your Op-Ed Placed

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That’s because a published op-ed not only appears in the newspaper, it also appears online, which gives your nonprofit the opportunity to point to it on its own site, in blog posts, and through its social media channels. Media Relations Nonprofit Communications

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Work Our Audience-Driven News Climate

Getting Attention

The New York Times has decided “to produce a product that consumers have a greater say in creating,” according to its public editor Liz Spayd. This is happening because traditional media is still adjusting to the internet’s impact.

More Than Words: Why Visuals Are Critical in Pitching Your Story

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Peter will be blogging and presenting webinars for our All-Access Pass Holders on how to get media attention for your organization. When you’re pitching a story to the media, words aren’t enough. Those that include multiple media elements outpace text releases by more than 5.5

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Storytelling Works: Capturing Success Stories and Sharing Them

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Guest Post by Allison Monnell, Community Relations Director, Chemung ARC. I work for an agency that supports people with developmental disabilities in the Finger Lakes region of New York. The idea was that if a story was compelling enough, we would share it with the media.

Piggyback Content On Headlines and Notable Days – Catch the Open-Minded Moment

Getting Attention

Not that Earth Day has been a global success in any way in mobilizing us all to treat the environment more respectfully, but it is a marker heralded broadly in the media (mainstream and not) and leveraged by many advertisers in the New York Times last week.

Imagine! Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Global Public Relations and Communications Manager Global Poverty Project. New York, NY). Director of Media Relations & Editorial and Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Communications American Jewish World Service (New York, NY).

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Associate Director of Media Relations American Rivers (Washington, D.C.). Communications Manager US Human Rights Network (New York, NY). Communications and Social Media Manager Yosemite Conservancy (San Francisco, CA). Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here.

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Your Next Nonprofit Marketing Job? Movin’ Up Monday!

Getting Attention

Director of Communications , Friends of the High Line (New York, NY). Serving as FHL’s primary brand steward, the Director oversees media strategy and implementation and frequently acts as spokesperson for the organization. New Opportunities.

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YOUR New Nonprofit Marketing Job?—Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Communications Associate , The Randall’s Island Park Alliance, Inc (New York, NY). Communications Intern , DesigNYC (New York, NY). Head of Outreach and Senior Media Relations Specialist , The International Food Policy Research Institute (Washington, DC).

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Positioning Your Nonprofit as an Expert Source

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If you are interested in how you can increase your organization’s visibility and credibility — and position your staff as expert sources for the media, policymakers and others — you’ll want to check out these three new resources. Be the One They Call.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

New Opportunities. Communications Internship – Media Relations, Planned Parenthood (New York, NY). Director of Communications , Students for Education Reform (New York, NY). Digital Media Manager , Oceana (Washington DC).

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Great Marketing Jobs in Nonprofit Orgs

Getting Attention

Associate Director, Media and Public Relations American Association for Cancer Research (Philadelphia, PA). Communications Associate The Partnership for Palliative Care (New York, NY). Communications Director The American Federation of Musicians (New York, NY).

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36 Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Moving Up Monday

Getting Attention

Associate Director of Marketing Lincoln Center Theater (New York, NY). Communications and Media Outreach Associate NARAL (Washington, D.C.). Content & Social Media Strategist Water for People (Denver, CO). Creative Director and Junior Graphic Designer Do Something (New York, NY). Database and Media Associate Episcopal Community Services (San Francisco, CA). Director of Communications, Generation On Points of Light Foundation (New York, NY).

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Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 11, 2012

Getting Attention

NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Associate Director, Media Relations and Communications. 9) Manager, Media Strategy , Rainforest Alliance (New York, NY). 10) Marketing & Audience Services Coordinator and Media & Communications Manager.

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Great Opportunities for Nonprofit Marketers

Getting Attention

NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 2) Chief Communications Officer , New Profit. 3) Communications Associate , Asian American Federation (New York, NY). 4) Communications and Events Intern , Center for an Urban Future (New York, NY).

Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Take It Forward Tuesday

Getting Attention

Copy Writer & Social Media Coordinator , East-West Ministries (Plano, TX). Director of Media Relations , American Jewish World Service (New York, NY). Marketing & Operations Assistant , The Opportunity Lab (New York, NY). Social Media Manager , Idealist (New York, NY). Social Media & Digital Marketing Manager , Empire State Development (New York, NY).

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

New Opportunities. Communications Director and Media Relations Manager , Friends of the Earth (Washington DC). Communications Director , Service Women’s Action Network (New York, NY). Communications Officer , Auschwitz Institute (New York, NY).

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job?—Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

New Opportunities. Communications & Social Media Coordinator , Easter Seals. New Castle, DE). Media Relations Associate , The Sikh Coalition (New York, NY). Senior Marketing Manager , Artstor Digital Library (New York, NY).

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – February 10, 2012

Getting Attention

NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Assistant Director of Marketing and Communications The Children’s Aid Society (New York, NY). 4) Communications Manager , The Center for Arts Education (New York, NY). 13) Media Innovation Associate , John S.

New Year, New Nonprofit Marketing Job

Getting Attention

Brand and Integrated Marketing Manager Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America (New York, NY). Director of Communications Pro Mujer (New York, NY). Manager of Digital Media Marketing Innovate Public Schools (San Jose, CA). Media Relations and Writing Specialist SteegeThomson (Philadelphia, PA). Vice President of Communications Auburn Theological Seminary (New York, NY). Please post your nonprofit marketing jobs here.

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Your Next Nonprofit Marketing Job: Monday Matters

Getting Attention

Events Director/Consultant & External Relations Associate END Fund (New York, NY). Design Intern (Paid) Beespace (New York, NY). Marketing & Community Relations Specialist Shriners Hospitals For Children (Chicago, IL). Public Relations Specialist Missouri Baptist Children’s Home (Bridgeton, MO). Senior Vice President , Senior Account Executive Digital & Account Executive, Media Relations (New York City & Washington, D.C.).

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15 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

New Opportunities. Director of Web Development & Strategy , Applied Research Center (New York, NY or Oakland, CA). Media Relations Manager, Global Policy Solutions (Washington DC). Web Producer , UNICEF (New York, NY).

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

New Opportunities. New York, NY). Social Media Manager/Media Relations Assistant , Hunt Alternatives (Cambridge, MA). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities.

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Friday Futures—Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

NEW OPPORTUNITIES. Associate, Director Communications and Media Relations Intern (paid) , Rockefeller Foundation (New York, NY). Communications and Public Relations Volunteer, The Creative Change Center (Richmond, VA).

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Good Jobs for Great Orgs

Getting Attention

NEW OPPORTUNITIES. Social Media Intern. 10) Manager, Media Strategy , Rainforest Alliance (New York, NY). 12) Media Relations Coordinator , RI Coalition Against Domestic Violence (Warwick, RI). 14) Public Relations Intern , Kiva (San Francisco, CA).

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Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—April 6, 2012

Getting Attention

NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Associate Director, Digital Media and. Associate Director, Media Relations. 2) Communications and Advocacy Associate , Global Health Strategies (New York, NY). 16) Social Media and Communications Strategist.

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – July 8, 2011

Getting Attention

NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Account Director, Digital , Fenton , (New York, NY). 2) Communications Associate , Freedom to Marry , (New York, NY). 9) Web and Social Media Editor (part-time), Canadian Journalists for Free Expression , (Toronto, Canada).

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Friday Futures—Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 6) Community Relations Coordinator , The Shumla School, Inc. Services for the UnderServed (New York, NY). 9) Director of Media Relations , Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (Princeton, NJ). International Rescue Committee (New York, NY).

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Opportunity! Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Assistant Director of Loyalty Marketing Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (New York, NY). Business Development Manager Nonprofit Finance Fund (New York, NY). Digital Advocate Human Rights Watch (New York, NY). New York, NY or Washington, DC).

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Your Future Here?

Getting Attention

NEW OPPORTUNITIES. Director, Media Relations and Web Graphic Designer, AOPA (Frederick, MD). New York, NY). New York, NY). Social Media and Communications Intern , The National League of Students (Telecommute).

Great New Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday!

Getting Attention

New Opportunities. Digital Media Manager , The Southern Poverty Law Center (Montgomery, AL). Director of Media Relations & Integrated Marketing , SAGE (New York, NY).

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Friday Futures

Getting Attention

NEW OPPORTUNITIES. Communications Associate , Edna McConnell Clark Foundation (New York, NY). Communications Specialist , Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy (Los Angeles, CA). Media Relations Manager and Communications Associate , Breast Cancer Fund.

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The 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

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In the past year, thousands of nonprofit pros took advantage of our definitive Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar, and we're so excited to share our brand new 2016 list! Donor relations. NYSSCPA / New York, NY / $385. Yale Philanthropy Conference / New Haven, CT / $110.

15 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

New Opportunities. Communications and Media Relations Manager , Independent Sector (Washington DC). Social Media Coordinator , Global Fund for Women (San Francisco or NYC). Web Communications Manager , TASC (New York, NY).

36 Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Friday Futures

Getting Attention

NEW OPPORTUNITIES. Communications and Operations Coordinator , The Micah Project (New Orleans, LA). Director of Content Partnerships and Public Relations Manager , OPB (Portland, OR). Media Relations Pro—Education Focus , KSA-Plus (Arlington, VA).

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – July 8, 2011

Getting Attention

NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Account Director, Digital , Fenton , (New York, NY). 2) Communications Associate , Freedom to Marry , (New York, NY). 9) Web and Social Media Editor (part-time), Canadian Journalists for Free Expression , (Toronto, Canada).

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Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Michele Soli

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

She oversees organizational marketing efforts, including donor communications, media relations, and digital marketing. I spend a few minutes upon waking up to check social media and email and look at my schedule for the day. Michele Soli.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs Friday Futures

Getting Attention

NEW OPPORTUNITIES. Federal Media Manager , Environment America (Washington, D.C.). Graphic Design Manager , Applied Research Center—ARC (New York, NY). Media Relations Coordinator , National Audubon Society (Boston, MA).

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