Museums in Distress

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A recent story on NPR's All Things Considered showcased just how much in financial distress many museums around the country are. The National Academy Museum and School of Fine Art is now "blacklisted" by other museums-they won't lend artwork to it for shows.

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Grants for U.S. K - 12 Students Attending Museums, Historic Sites, and Cultural Organizations

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Deadline: October 3, 2011 Target Accepting Applications for K-12 Field Trip Grants Program Target Corporation is accepting applications from education professionals for the Target Field Trip Grants program to bring K-12 students in the United States to museums, historical sites, and cultural organizations. Education professionals who are at least 18 years old and employed by an accredited K-12 public, private, or charter school in the U.S. From The Foundation Center.

Grants For Exceptional Out of School and After School Programs

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In partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services ( [link] ), the National Endowment for the Arts ( [link] ), and the National Endowment for the Humanities ( [link] ), PCAH is embarking on the twelfth year of the awards, which recognize the accomplishments of exceptional arts and humanities after school and out-of-school programs. To be eligible, nominated programs must operate as a program for children and youth outside the school day. [Please help us.

Do you work at an arts organization?

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The Wing Asian Museum, Seattle. Simon, author of The Participatory Museum , and Rob Stein, chief information officer at the Indianapolis Museum of Art , which covers innovations for how arts groups and museums can engage with visitors and donors online.

Grants for Historic Preservation Organizations Uniting with Schools

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History Channel Announces Guidelines for Save Our History Grant Program Deadline: June 6, 2008 An initiative of the History Channel ( [link] ), the Save Our History Program invites history organizations to partner with a local school or youth group and apply for funding to help preserve the history of their communities. Eligible applicants must partner with a local elementary, middle, or high school, or an organization that provides educational programming for children of similar ages.

Let’s hear it for Asian Female Nonprofit Leaders!

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Chen has been involved with 2G since 1997 and holds a Masters of Business Administration from Wharton School of Business and a Masters of Public Health from the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health. Have you ever wanted to be a nonprofit executive director?

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Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Katie Houston

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Katie Houston is Marketing & PR Coordinator at the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts , which includes the Kirk Newman Art School. She’s only a little concerned about her growing accessories habit fueled by the museum’s Gallery Shop. . Katie Houston.

Relationship Building in Action

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I love this post by Nina Simom at her Museum 2.0 For instance, I am working with a group of schools right now and Facebook is a much better channel for building relationships with parents and alumni than Twitter. Uncategorized Museum 2.0. www.eruptingmind.com.

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Kelly Murphy

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She has been with the Museum for over 2.5 years, starting out as a marketing intern while in graduate school. 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm: On Thursdays, the Museum’s Director of Education and I meet to discuss upcoming engagement opportunities and public programming.

A list of some humongous bequests that should get your planned giving team psyched up for only 3 seconds!

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500 million from Walter Annenberg to public school reform in the United States [8]. 424 million from managers of the Reader’s Digest fortune to the Metropolitan Museum of Art [10]. Perelman , to the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in 2011.

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New Year, New Nonprofit Marketing Job

Getting Attention

Associate Director of Communications Hammer Museum. Manager of Digital Media Marketing Innovate Public Schools (San Jose, CA). Please post your nonprofit marketing jobs here. Los Angeles, CA). Brand and Integrated Marketing Manager Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America (New York, NY). Communications Associate Initiative for a Competitive Inner City —ICIC (Boston, MA). Communications Coordinator Community Memorial Foundation (Hinsdale, IL).

Riding the Pop Culture Hype - More Charity Event Themes

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Night at the Museum - museums often give discounts to host non-profit events. Hire some actors either from the local acting club or college/high school drama class to play historic roles. Imagine a scavenger hunt through the museum!

17 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Creative Director , The Jewish Museum (New York, NY). Web and Graphic Designer , MUSE School (Calabasas, CA). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities.

Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job?—Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Communications Associate , The Whitney Museum of Art (New York, NY). Communications Associate , Great Schools Partnership (Portland, ME). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Advertising Manager , DonorDigital (Berkeley, CA or Washington, DC).

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A list of some humongous bequests that should get your planned giving team psyched up for only 3 seconds!

iMarketSmart

500 million from Walter Annenberg to public school reform in the United States [8]. 424 million from managers of the Reader’s Digest fortune to the Metropolitan Museum of Art [10]. Perelman , to the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in 2011.

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Your Next Nonprofit Marketing Job: Friday Futures

Getting Attention

Communications and Marketing Associate , Textile Museum (Washington, D.C.). Manager of Communications & Media Relations , National Museum of Women in the Arts (Washington, D.C.).

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Assistant Graphic Designer , Brooklyn Museum (Brooklyn, NY). Senior Communications Officer , Campaign for High School Equity (Washington DC). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities.

Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Friday Futures

Getting Attention

” Associate Vice President, Marketing & Communications , Marketing Manager and Graphic Designer , Los Angeles County Museum of Art (Los Angeles, CA). Communications and Marketing Manager , Sports & Arts in Schools Foundation.

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Social Media Takeovers: 6 Nonprofits That Gave It Up for Good (PLUS: 6 Tips for Getting it Right)

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This was part of the #ICPTakeTen takeover campaign that focused on ICP School alumnae working on women’s issues.” Brooklyn Museum. A photo posted by Brooklyn Museum (@brooklynmuseum) on Apr 10, 2015 at 6:58am PDT. Image Source: https://flic.kr/p/dzN6Vp. p/dzN6Vp.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Digital Marketing Director , Communities In Schools (Arlington, VA). Director of Marketing and Communications , University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Philadelphia, PA).

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Director of Communications & Graphic Design , Yeshiva Schools/Chabad of Western PA (Pittsburgh, PA). Marketing Assistant , Intrepid Air, Sea & Space Museum (New York, NY).

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Monday Matters!

Getting Attention

Communications Manager , The Museum of the African Diaspora. Interim Director of Communications , The Potomac School (McLean, VA. Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Communications Associate for Digital Media , Advancement Project (Washington, DC). Communications/Marketing Associate , ACLU (New York, NY). San Francisco, CA). Creative Director, Graphic Designer and Web Developer , Red Rooster Group, (New York, NY).

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Your Next Nonprofit Marketing Job: Monday Matters

Getting Attention

Communications Specialist, School Improvement & Marketing Manager Southern Regional Education Board (Atlanta, GA). Marketing Manager Museum of California (Oakland, CA). 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).

Cool Cause Marketing Effort, Wrong Season

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Certainly, I love museums. I’d sooner spend a day at the Louvre, or the Hermitage or the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum than almost anything else I can think of. American kids, even from the poorest areas, learn fine during the school year. Schoolchildren in Asia are less likely to suffer from summer learning loss because their school years are notably longer. Project Potential shouldn’t have been about sending school kids on fieldtrips during the school year.

Opportunity! Nonprofit Communications Jobs

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Assistant Director Kilts Center for Marketing: University of Chicago Booth School for Business (Chicago, IL). Marketing & Communications Coordinator Friends of the Chinese American Museum (Los Angeles, CA). Marketing Coordinator Petersen Automotive Museum (Los Angeles, CA).

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22 Terrific Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Monday Matters

Getting Attention

Director of Digital Marketing & Regional Marketing Consultant Citizen Schools. Website Editor Cranbrook Academy of Art & Art Museum (Bloomfield Hills, MI). Post YOUR open nonprofit marketing and communications positions here. Assistant Director – Marketing and Communications URJ Greene Family Camp (Austin, TX). Associate Communications & Marketing Manager Point Foundation (New York, NY). Communications Coordinator The Nonprofit Association of Oregon (Portland, OR).

WOWza Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

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Communications Specialist The Broad Center for the Management of School Systems (Los Angeles, CA). Membership & Communications Manager Museum of New Mexico Foundation. Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits. Communications Coordinator First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee (Milwaukee, WI). Communications Manager, Shared Value Initiative FSG (Boston, MA). Communications Manager Kinship Foundation (Chicago, IL).

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – October 7, 2011

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5) Marketing and PR Manager , The Harlem School of the Arts , (New York, NY). 6) Marketing Manager , San Francisco Museum of Modern Art , (San Francisco, CA). 1) Associate Director of Marketing & Graphic Design , Uncommon Schools , (New York, NY).

How Well Do You Know Your Donors?

Ann Green

If you’re an organization that’s working to combat hunger, you may find your donors are most interested in free, healthy school lunch programs for low-income students. The Museum of Fine Arts (MFA) in Boston recently included a link to an online survey about direct mail on one of their flyers.

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – December 16, 2011

Getting Attention

7) Director of Marketing and Communications , Academy for Urban School Leadership , (Chicago, IL). 6) Digital Marketing Manager , United States Holocaust Museum , (Washington, D.C.). 12) Online Community Manager , Metropolitan Museum of Art , (New York, NY).

Friday Futures—Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

6) Community Relations Coordinator , The Shumla School, Inc. Museum of Science (Boston, MA). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. Thanks! NEW OPPORTUNITIES.

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Yours? Nonprofit Communications Jobs

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Communications Associate Thurgood Marshall Academy Public Charter High School (Washington, DC). Marketing Manager Chicago Academy of Sciences and Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum (Chicago, IL). Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here.

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Takeaways from #GivingTuesday: Lessons Learned on a Collaborative Project

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Participating organizations in the Downtown Allentown Arts #Giving Tuesday program are: Allentown Art Museum, Allentown Symphony Association, Baum School of Art, Civic Theatre, Community Music School, Liberty Bell Museum and Youth Education in the Arts. Sean King.

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Ideas to Boost Your Creativity

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Jennifer Saksa presents IVR at the Museum posted at NCH Software Blog , sharing a look at the creative way museums have started using Interactive Voice Response telephone software systems to help teach and spread information to people, with less staff or volunteer time required.

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – September 16, 2011

Getting Attention

4) Digital Communications Manager and Director of Communications , Get Schooled , (Seattle, WA or New York, NY). 8) Marketing and Communications Manager , Brooklyn Children’s Museum , (Brooklyn, NY).

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – September 23, 2011

Getting Attention

4) Digital Communications Manager and Director of Communications , Get Schooled , (Seattle, WA or New York, NY). 8) Marketing and Communications Manager , Brooklyn Children’s Museum , (Brooklyn, NY).

OMG Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Director of Marketing and Communications Crocker Art Museum (Sacramento, CA). Marketing Support Coordinator Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts (Gatlinburg, TN). Post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here: Featuring jobs with nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps, and vendors serving nonprofits. Communications Assistant (PT) Pulitzer Arts Foundation (St. Louis, MO). Communications Director Center on Policy Initiatives (San Diego, CA).

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Friday Futures

Getting Attention

Communications, Development and Outreach Coordinator , Massachusetts Farm to School Project (Amherst, MA). Public Relations and Marketing Intern , Queens Museum of Art (Queens, NY).

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5 Strategies to Get the Right People at Your Fundraiser

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I once did this with a series of alumni events around the country for the Kenan Flagler Business School at UNC-Chapel Hill. I also used this strategy at a business school event.

The Understatement that is Digital Literacy

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The Web site serves to “provide libraries, community colleges, schools and workforce training centers a variety of resources and tools for teaching computer and Internet skills, which are increasingly necessary for success in today’s economy.”

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