#Interview: Nicole Harrison is the founder of SocialNicole.com and host of #nptalk

Non Profit Marketing 360

Nicole Harrison is the founder of SocialNicole , a Minneapolis agency that provides online and social media communications services for businesses and nonprofits. I taught for six years with at-risk kids in an alternative, inner-city school in north Minneapolis.

#Aging: Which US Cities Offer The Best Lifestyle To Their Older Citizens?

Non Profit Marketing 360

Minneapolis-St.Paul MN (No wonder Garison Keillor moved back there after a long stint in New York City!): In fact, according to the Minneapolis Convention & Visitors Association, the area boasts more shoreline than California, Florida and Hawaii combined. Seniors gravitate to Minneapolis-St.

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Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Rebecca Lechner

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

to 10:00 a.m – After school drop offs for my two boys, I arrive at my desk at our office in South Minneapolis and get to emails that need to be responded to ASAP. Rebecca Lechner Welcome to the latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators!

36 Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Moving Up Monday

Getting Attention

Communications Coordinator Neighborhoods Organizing for Change (Minneapolis, MN). Director of Communications and Engagement, Education Transformation Initiative The Minneapolis Foundation (Minneapolis, MN). Post YOUR open nonprofit marketing and communications positions here. Account Director Fenton Communications. Washington, D.C.). Associate Director of Communications American Rivers (Washington, D.C.). Associate Director of Marketing Lincoln Center Theater (New York, NY).

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Take it Forward Tuesday!

Getting Attention

Communications Director , Resource (Minneapolis, MN). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Communications Assistant , National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (Washington DC).

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Great Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Communications Director Pillsbury United Communities (Minneapolis, MN). Louis, MO) Communications Director Richmond Art Center (Richmond, CA) Communications Director Pillsbury United Communities (Minneapolis, […] Jobs and Hiring fundraising hiring internship Nonprofit Communications nonprofit marketing nonprofit marketing jobsPost YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits.

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Yours? Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Communications Director McKnight Foundation (Minneapolis, MN). Marketing & Development Coordinator Project Footsteps, Inc (Minneapolis, MN). Marketing Specialist Sholom (Minneapolis, MN). Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here.

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Movin’ Up Monday!

Getting Attention

Director of Communications , Eureka Recycling (Minneapolis, MN). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Associate Director of Communications , Conservation Land Foundation (Durango, CO).

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Could You Vote for These Sessions?

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I’m very lucky to have been asked by several people to speak on their panels at the upcoming Nonprofit Technology Conference in Minneapolis in April.

Great Opportunities for Nonprofit Marketers: Friday Futures

Getting Attention

Director of Community Programs and Outreach , Hiawatha Academies (Minneapolis, MN). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

President , Minnesota Council on Foundations (Minneapolis, MN). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Campaign Manager , Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (San Francisco, CA).

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Turn Your Email Auto-Responder Into a Powerful Marketing Tool

Getting Attention

On Sunday, May 22, 2011, an EF1 tornado ripped through the streets of north Minneapolis, damaging homes and businesses. See below for a creative, engaging and mission-driven use of an email auto-responder (what you set up in your email program when you’re away or otherwise unable to reply in a timely manner) as a strategic marketing tactic.

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Your Next Nonprofit Marketing Job: Monday Matters

Getting Attention

Director of Marketing and Communications Little Free Library (Minneapolis – St. Post YOUR open nonprofit marketing and communications positions here. Communications Coordinator (PT) World Affairs Council of Oregon (Portland, OR). Communications Specialist The Health Trust (San Jose, CA). Communications Specialist, School Improvement & Marketing Manager Southern Regional Education Board (Atlanta, GA).

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – July 8, 2011

Getting Attention

7) Membership Marketing Director , YMCA , (Minneapolis, MN). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Account Director, Digital , Fenton , (New York, NY).

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YOU! Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Marketing/Communications Coordinator , Vista Prairie Communities (Minneapolis, MN). Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits. Business Development Lead , Minds on Design Lab (NYC, DC or Boston). Communications Assistant , Charles Stewart Mott Foundation (Flint, MI). Communications Counselor , Full Court Press Communications (Oakland, CA). Communications Manager , Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration (Radnor, PA).

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Smarter Museums – News from the Frontlines at the AAM Conference

JCA Insights

I love going to Minneapolis and St. This year, the American Association of Museums (AAM) held their annual conference in the twin cities, with a number of fantastic events hosted by our clients including the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, the Science Museum of Minnesota, the Walker Art Center and the Minnesota History Center. JCA has a number of clients in the twin cities and it’s always great to catch up with them to see how they’re doing.

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A Nonprofit’s Gift Bag Survives the “Travel Worthy” Test

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I put it under the seat in front of me on the small plane to Minneapolis, carried it through the Minneapolis airport, then put it under the seat in front of me on the bigger plane to Raleigh. A guest post by Claire Meyerhoff, our resident media expert and event producer extraordinaire.

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Newsletter: L.L. Bean Counters Bad Press with $3M Donation ; Move Over Millennials Here Comes Gen Z ; How Hurricane Harvey Relief Was Spent

Selfish Giving

Vice President, Content Marketing, ServeMinnesota (Minneapolis, MN) 3. Content Creator, ServeMinnesota (Minneapolis, MN) **Have your cause-related job featured here for FREE. Thanks to everyone who supported my fundrasier for John Haydon last week. We're over $14,000! ??

More Words from the Wise

Non Profit Marketing 360

” Nicole Harrison – founder of SocialNicole agency in Minneapolis and host of #nptalk on Twitter. This month I had terrific conversations with three movers and shakers in the nonprofit marketing world – and you can read the results. The interviews were posted in the Nonprofit Marketing 360 blog. This month’s offerings are: Howard Adam Levy – principal of Red Rooster Group, a nonprofit branding agency in New York City.

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How to show impact? Here’s a great example.

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

The Minneapolis Jewish Federation has launched The Make a World of Difference Project , which shows what’s happening in every corner of the world thanks to the Minneapolis Jewish Federation and its network of partners. Every year, the Minneapolis Jewish Federation distributes approximately $15 - $18 million dollars to support programs and services that change the lives of people living in Minneapolis, Israel and 70 countries around the world.

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – July 8, 2011

Getting Attention

7) Membership Marketing Director , YMCA , (Minneapolis, MN). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Account Director, Digital , Fenton , (New York, NY).

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Let’s Meet! Nonprofit Technology Conference (#13NTC)

Getting Attention

I’m thrilled to be back at NTC (the Nonprofit Technology Conference , this year in snowy Minneapolis) along with 1,500 other nonprofit peers.

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – July 1, 2011

Getting Attention

7) Membership Marketing Director , YMCA , (Minneapolis, MN). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Communications Specialist , Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston , (Boston, MA).

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[PREVIEW] Top Nonprofit Conferences of Spring 2016

EveryAction

Where: Minneapolis, MN. If you're like us, you can't wait to ditch those winter layers and welcome the springtime bloom. Why not celebrate the start of spring with some terrific nonprofit events?

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – May 6, 2011

Getting Attention

Development , Nonviolent Peaceforce , (Minneapolis, MN). Thanks for sharing your positive responses on the value of these nonprofit-marketing-specific job postings. People are reading, and applying!

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – July 1, 2011

Getting Attention

7) Membership Marketing Director , YMCA , (Minneapolis, MN). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Communications Specialist , Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston , (Boston, MA).

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5% of $500 Million Would Be the Super Bowl of Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

Target, also headquartered in Minneapolis, has been openly giving 5% of income to nonprofits for decades.

Creative Fundraising: The Groundhog Day Campaign

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Here’s a great example: A Groundhog Day campaign from House of Charity in Minneapolis. I’m always urging you to give something new a try, and to mix it up a bit.

The 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Minnesota Council of Nonprofits / Minneapolis, MN / Less than $200. Grantmakers for Effective Organizing (GEO) / Minneapolis, MN / $800. Minnesota Council of Nonprofits / Minneapolis, MN / Price TBA.

Kick-ass Kickstarter campaigns

ImpactMax

Happily, there was a recent presentation on the process by local expert Lou Abramowski—sponsored by one of my favorite Minneapolis design agencies, bswing. Nonprofits should at least know about the potential of Kickstarter for crowd-funding small to medium-sized creative projects.

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – April 29, 2011

Getting Attention

Development , Nonviolent Peaceforce , (Minneapolis, MN). Thanks for sharing your positive responses on the value of these nonprofit-marketing-specific job postings. People are reading, and applying!

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The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

The Diversity Network / Minneapolis, MN / Not available. Thousands of nonprofit pros rely on our annual Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar to discover skill-building, strategy-slaying, network-enhancing nonprofit events. Today, we're excited to announce the all-new list for 2017!

The 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Minnesota Council of Nonprofits / Minneapolis, MN / $209. It's finally here! If you loved our 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar get ready for our new, improved, and updated 2018 calendar!

Free tool of the week: Fun, informative, powerful Google maps

ImpactMax

I decided to create a map of East Lake Street in Minneapolis, which has benefited from recent community development projects. We’ve all heard a lot about the capabilities of Google Maps, but that may not translate into our regular use of this great tool.

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What Conferences Should Nonprofit Marketers Budget for and Attend?

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It just took place earlier this month, but start budgeting for April 11-13, 2013 in Minneapolis. I received this email today, and it’s question I get a lot. Dear Kivi, I am a new communications specialist working for an adult charter school. I’m so excited to be telling the story of an organization doing great work: transforming individuals, families and communities. I signed up for your newsletter a couple months ago and have found some great resources!

The Importance of Proximity in Cause Marketing Relationships

Cause Related Marketing

For instance, another of St Jude’s sponsors is Target, headquartered 700 miles upriver in Minneapolis, Minnesota. AutoZone, the car parts dealer with more than 4500 stores across the United States is headquartered in Memphis Tennessee. So too is St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Newsletter: 5 Halloween Costumes for Cause Marketers; Budweiser Launches Halloween Mugshots for a Cause ; Is ‘The Watcher’ Watching You?

Selfish Giving

Development Manager, NPH USA (Minneapolis) 3. Man, I am wicked scary excited by all of the cause campaigns coming up this year. Aren’t you?!

Infographics & Data Visualization: Not Your Grandmother’s Pie Chart – Part 4

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Minneapolis, Minnesota. This is the fourth and final post in a series by Julia Reich on infographics for nonprofits. Tuesday we talked about why to use them , Wednesday we looked at using infographics as part of your marketing toolkit , and Thursday reviewed ways to get started.

[Guest Post] 7 tips for sharing stories about your nonprofit work

Fundraising Coach

Lori and I have interacted over the last few years and finally got to meet in Minneapolis earlier this year. Today I''m pleased to introduce you to Lori Jacobwith. I''ve asked her to share her top tips on storytelling.

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The future of mobile - and what you should do about it

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

I’m in chilly Minneapolis for the Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC). (Snow-themed smartphone case from Zazzle). On the theme of technology, I wanted to share this new overview of mobile from Business Insider. Available here.)

Working Effectively with Consultants: Tips for Nonprofits

ImpactMax

I had the pleasure of working with one of these agencies in Minneapolis.) flickr/oooh-oooh.

#CIVICS: Apple’s Billions In Tax Dodges Come Under Scrutiny

Non Profit Marketing 360

The corporation is in California, but not its tax liability. Apple Inc. is making it difficult to feel sympathy for Apple Inc.

Newsletter: Newsjacking for Causes ; How Businesses Can Raise Money from the Stage ; Marketing Channels with Highest ROI

Selfish Giving

For example, when an ambitious raccoon scaled a skyscraper last summer in Minneapolis and captured the media’s attention, an enterprising organization pounced on the opportunity! I got a great question from a reader last week.