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Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Kallie Rollenhagen

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Kallie Rollenhagen is the Communications Coordinator at Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation. Kallie Rollenhagen. 8:00 a.m. 10:00 a.m.

One of the Best Campaign Messages Ever (Case Study)

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Go ahead. Call me a message geek! I wear it proudly. Honestly, I just can’t help it. And I’m feeling it right now. Subscribe today. P.P.S.

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Amy Miller

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She is on the board of the American Marketing Association, Minnesota Chapter. Amy Miller. We want to hear from you too! Kristina. 8:00 a.m.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Moving Up Monday

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Director of Content and Communications Minnesota Children’s Museum (St. Post YOUR open nonprofit marketing and communications positions here.

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YOUR Next Nonprofit Marketing Job

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Marketing and Communications Assistant Minnesota Children’s Museum (Rochester, MN). Please post your nonprofit marketing jobs here.

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Razoo Crash Leaves MN Charities Empty Handed

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[link] [link] [link] From the "if its too good to be true it is" files, many charities depending on Give to the Max day in Minnesota were left to fend for themselves when Razoo''s donation web service crashed. Razoo, which.

25 OMG Nonprofit Communications Jobs: Moving Up Monday

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Marketing & Development Specialist PT The Minnesota Sinfonia (Twin Cities, MN). Please post your nonprofit marketing jobs here. Boston, MA).

No More Fundraising Thermometers – Free E-Book

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I’ve never liked fundraising thermometers. How you visually convey your goals should be a compelling part of your campaign! ” Now.

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Minnesota Council of Nonprofits Annual Conference. Minnesota Council of Nonprofits Annual Conference. Nonprofit Management. Name (a-z).

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

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NOV – Give to the Max (GiveMN, Minnesota). Are you thinking about participating in a Giving Day? Good news! Give Local America . NATIONAL.

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6 Tips for Launching Your Own Member Month Campaign

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April – Science Museum of Minnesota. December is done. Looking for your next great fundraising campaign? Try a member month campaign.

The 2008 Cone/Duke University Behavioral Cause Study

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Campbell's Labels for Education University of Minnesota Proof of the Effectiveness of Cause-Related Maketing General Mills BoxTops for Education

#interview: Tom Ahern — Author, Award-Winning Journalist, and Communications Consultant

Non Profit Marketing 360

Tom Ahern is the author of four books on fundraising communications, with a fifth on the way. NPM360: You’ve written four books. TOM: Sure. etc.,

How your government contract is screwing you over (and how that’s about to change)

Wild Woman Fundraising

Colorado and Minnesota. Does your nonprofit get government contracts? Or is your nonprofit considering getting government contracts? Boston.

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

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

If you’re here in snowy Minnesota, come say hi. (Snow-themed smartphone case from Zazzle). Available here.)

Nonprofit communications jobs: What to expect

ImpactMax

In Minnesota, you can find these openings through job boards at the Minnesota Council on Foundations and the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits.

Ignite Action with a Powerful Data Story

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

[Editor's note: Today's post comes from Lori Jacobwith, founder of Ignited Fundraising. Annual financial giving. Simple Board Activity Dashboard.

A Replacement for the Dreaded Fundraising Thermometer?

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I’m not fan of those fundraising thermometers. Yes, they are an easy way to show progress, but they are so overused. Any thoughts? at Amazon).

The 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Minnesota Council of Nonprofits / Minneapolis, MN / Less than $200. Minnesota Council of Nonprofits / Minneapolis, MN / Price TBA. Feb 7.

Ready for Anything: Don’t Forget the Tech!

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Kyla Cromer. As the recent Komen and KONY 2012 controversies show, having a crisis plan is essential. You need a plan for that too! Great!

Made-for-You Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

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Database Membership Marketing Communications Coordinator Minnesota Academy of Science (Twin Cities, MN). Hold on! . Twin Cities, MN). Hold on!

A Must-Read Case Study

SocialButterfly

All told, Minnesota nonprofits collectively raised $10,041,021 in one incredible day. Which case study you ask? www.youtube.com/watch?v=_cvpj2B-KnI.

Infographics & Data Visualization: Not Your Grandmother’s Pie Chart – Part 2

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Today we are looking at infographics as part of your marketing toolkit, with examples and ideas on how and where to use them. Here, There, Everywhere.

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

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Open Arms of Minnesota. Minneapolis, Minnesota. Today we wrap up with some additional benefits of infographics. Julia Reich. Blog Posts.

Do Not Ask Your Board to Fundraise or Friendraise!

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“A focused webinar on the basics of asking, with some detailed steps to change your approach today.&# ~ Kim Rymer, Volunteers of America, Minnesota. Why shouldn’t you ask your board members to “fundraise&# or “friendraise&# ? A much better approach is to focus your asks of your board members on one single, next step.

So Dark The Con of Men

Cause Related Marketing

You can find him him on LinkedIn and Facebook. He tells the Los Angeles Times that he's a changed man, properly medicated and emotionally stable.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

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President , Minnesota Council on Foundations (Minneapolis, MN). New Opportunities. Colorado Online Organizer , Stand for Children (Denver, CO).

Live Blogging from the Cause Marketing Forum Conference – Day 1

Selfish Giving

was Jeff Weness from Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota. 2011 Hospital Corporate Development Summit at CMF. Cause Practices

Infographics & Data Visualization: Not Your Grandmother’s Pie Chart – Part 3

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Creative director Kelly McManus, part of the internal marketing team at Open Arms of Minnesota ( see Wednesday’s post ), supports this idea.

Giving people lots of choices is a bad idea. Really bad.

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Neuromarketing also cites a study by Kathleen Vohs of the University of Minnesota that found lots of mall shopping wore down consumers’ ability to do math, their brains too addled by a long day of decision-making. My least favorite retail experience is grocery shopping. I need toothpaste? Stare at 55 kinds and try to choose one. Yikes.

7 Tweeps I’m Now Following Thanks to the CMF Conference

Selfish Giving

Jeff heads corporate development at a Minnesota Children’s Hospital. Last week’s Cause Marketing Forum Conference had many benefits.

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Leanne Poellinger

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Leanne Poellinger. We need to hear from you! Don’t be shy – tell us what you do in a typical day as a nonprofit communications pro. .

Smarter Museums – News from the Frontlines at the AAM Conference

JCA Insights

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. I love going to Minneapolis and St.

Peggy Lee Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

We all sense the folly of water being shipped from Fuji (or even New York) to your store in Texas or California or Minnesota. Only it’s not.

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. So too is St.

Razoo: Tastes like chicken

Blue Sky Collaborative

Razoo, a fairly new entrant into the online donation game recently ran a very successful campaign called Give to the Max Day in Minnesota. You can find more info here www.givemn.org. You can see the results of their GiveMN promotion.

Razoo: Tastes like chicken

Blue Sky Collaborative

Razoo, a fairly new entrant into the online donation game recently ran a very successful campaign called Give to the Max Day in Minnesota. You can find more info here www.givemn.org. You can see the results of their GiveMN promotion.

3 Ways to Give Your Nonprofit Some Character

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Rochester, Minnesota–settler W. In 1970''s Boston, Hartford N. Gunn, Jr., amid financial trouble and political resistance, sought to enlighten the world with educational programming that spanned from cooking to orchestral music, eventually paving the way for the PBS station that we all know today. They''re all out there, waiting. Perfection.

Which is Better: More Donors or More $$$?

A. Fine Blog

The Minnesota Community Foundation has their second annual “Give to the Max Day&# last week and once again it was a spectacular success. I had a chance to talk to the chief architect at the Minnesota Community Foundation, Jennifer Ford Reedy, a few months ago for my Social [.]. The first giving day was last year.

Charity Caveat Emptor

Cause Related Marketing

The fraud amounted to money laundering; a Ponzi scheme.I know Cameron. Met him the first.