Designing for Community Change

SocialButterfly

Bertie County, North Carolina: Teaching Design for Change. Case Studies and New Orgs/Campaigns Social Marketing Bertie County case study change citizenship community change community-based initiative design global citizen North Carolina Project H Rescue Social Change Group Step Royal

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Download Dice’s Local Market Report on Charlotte

Mission Minded

Professionals from Texas top the list for applying to Charlotte tech jobs, followed by South Carolina, California, Georgia and Virginia. Employer Resources Industry Insights Charlotte Hiring Job Hunting Job Skills Management North Carolina

Red Light Green Light or How to Make Change Happen

SocialButterfly

Thus, when someone pointed to Jay Kassirer ’s Tools of Change website and the case study Marketing Social Marketing in North Carolina Public Health –my ears perked up. Change can be a stop-go process, and sometimes, you feel held at yellow for what seems never-ending.

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#INTERVIEW: Kivi Leroux Miller, Consultant, Trainer and Blogger on Nonprofit Communications

Non Profit Marketing 360

She and I had connected online a little bit, and she came to North Carolina to speak at a conference, and so we met over coffee. Kivi Leroux Miller is a successful consultant, trainer and blogger on nonprofit communications. She leads weekly webinars from her website.

#INTERVIEW: Kivi Leroux Miller, Consultant, Trainer and Blogger on Nonprofit Communications

Non Profit Marketing 360

She and I had connected online a little bit, and she came to North Carolina to speak at a conference, and so we met over coffee. Kivi Leroux Miller is a successful consultant, trainer and blogger on nonprofit communications. She leads weekly webinars from her website.

Getting Over Social Media Culture Shock #cncn

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Yesterday I presented part of NTEN’s “ We are Media &# workshop at the annual conference of the North Carolina Center for Nonprofits , along with Holly Ross , Jordan Viator , and Ruby Sinreich.

How to Establish Thought Leadership within Your Nonprofit

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Thought Leadership in Action: Audubon North Carolina. Staffed with the state’s leading experts on bird conservation, and an investment in the time to cultivate meaningful relationships, Audubon North Carolina was able to develop a thriving media outreach program.

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – June 24, 2011

Getting Attention

2) Communications Director , ACLU of North Carolina , (Raleigh, NC). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Communications Associate , The Anne E. Casey Foundation , (Baltimore, MD).

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Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Kristina Kelly

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

As the Social Media Manager for miraclefeet , an international nonprofit in North Carolina, Kristina Kelly is committed to utilizing social media to raise awareness of untreated clubfoot. Carrboro, North Carolina, is one adorable town! Kristina Kelly.

How Can You Connect Offline Communities with Those Online?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

At the NC Tech4Good conference last week, we learned that North Carolina is second only to Texas for the total number of people living in rural communities, and 20% of rural North Carolinians have no access to broadband, even if they were willing to pay for it.

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Katie Todd

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Katie Todd is the Online Engagement Coordinator for the North Carolina League of Conservation Voters , a nonpartisan nonprofit organization who advocates for sound environmental policies that protect North Carolina’s natural resources and people. Katie Todd.

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – August 26, 2011

Getting Attention

1) Communications Specialist , Democracy North Carolina , (Durham, NC). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here — FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES.

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Talk about Family and Tradition, Not Raking Leaves

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I presented the Thursday night keynote at the City of Jacksonville’s Board Development and Training Program last week (this North Carolina city requires nonprofit grantees to send their board members to free professional development training – a brilliant idea!).

3 Steps to Comms that Connect (Frank Talk: Part 2)

Getting Attention

Guest blogger Mark Dessauer is Director of Communications at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Foundation. Read Part One Here. Frank : A gathering of communicators who work for the common good (or public interest). Here’s the final challenge we discussed, with core takeaways: How do we shape our communications to engage audiences TO ACT for change?

5 Strategies for Using Social Media for Media Relations

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

My Nonprofit Marketing Guide colleague Antionette Kerr — who writes regularly for her local newspaper in North Carolina — told me that she wrote a recent column after receiving a note through Facebook Messenger.

Advice To a Promotional Products Company

Cause Related Marketing

[Blogger's Note: What follows is an email exchange between Jack, who owns a promotional products business in Greensboro, North Carolina, and your's truly.]Hi Hi PaulI have a small promotional products logowear business and want to donate a portion of sales to my client’s charities. How do I get started? Please add me to your GoogleGroup.Thanks,JackHi Jack:To really answer your question I’d need to.

Nonprofit Communicators Photo-A-Day Challenge! #NPCommPix

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I thought it would be fun to create one especially for our community, so I teamed up with Dawn Crawford from BC/DC Ideas , a friend, Instagram junkie, and fellow geek and transplant to North Carolina, to create the Nonprofit Communicators Photo-A-Day Challenge, or #NPCommPix.

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Frank Talk: Comms that Connect (Part 1)

Getting Attention

Guest blogger Mark Dessauer is Director of Communications at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Foundation. Frank : A gathering of communicators who work for the common good (or public interest). I found myself there this past winter, delighting in northern Florida rain while the rest of the country was being buried under snow.

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – September 16, 2011

Getting Attention

5) Community Relations Coordinator , The North Carolina Partnership for Children , (Raleigh, NC). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here — FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES.

Cause Related Marketing - Untitled Article

Cause Related Marketing

This handsome infographic on cause marketing comes courtesy of Carousel30, a digital agency with offices in Alexandria, Virginia, Princeton, New Jersey, and Raleigh, North Carolina. It highlights current opinion, both overseas and domestic, of the growth of the practice and the esteem with which cause marketing is held.

Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 4, 2012

Getting Attention

5) Communications Specialist , Autism Society of North Carolina (Raleigh, NC). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here —FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. . NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Associate Director of Communications. City Harvest (New York, NY).

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Tourists, Travelers, and Snowbirds: Empowering Community Leaders to Navigate Broadband

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I met Elizabeth Hundley Finley, the development and communications manager for the Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Campaign of North Carolina , a couple of weeks ago at an AFP workshop I presented.

Ep186: Supermarket Chain Finds Cause Marketing Success Outside the Checkout Line

Selfish Giving

Christy updates us on how Food Lion, a North Carolina based company, is working to help victims of the flooding from Hurricane Matthew.

NC Auction Fundraiser Requests Original Art

The Biddery Blog

The North Carolina Museum of Art Foundation announces a request for proposals for original works of art to be considered for inclusion in the inaugural “Art of the Auction” silent and live auction event, to be held at the Museum’s East Building on Saturday, May 21, 2011.

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – July 1, 2011

Getting Attention

2) Communications Director , ACLU of North Carolina , (Raleigh, NC). 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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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – July 1, 2011

Getting Attention

2) Communications Director , ACLU of North Carolina , (Raleigh, NC). 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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Using Social Media in Fundraising

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

On Friday, I taught a workshop called Social Media: Your On-Ramp to Future Fundraising at the annual conference of the North Carolina Center for Nonprofits. I’m sharing the deck with you here. Social Media: Your On-Ramp to Future Fundraising from Kivi Leroux Miller. While everyone wants to focus on peer-to-peer fundraising in social media, you can actually use social media to support your fundraising in many different ways, including the six ways we focused on.

Small Nonprofits Kicking Butt at Individual Fundraising [REPORT]

J Campbell Social Marketing

Third Space Studio based in Durham, North Carolina collected and analyzed the survey while BC/DC Ideas , a Raleigh based communications firm for nonprofits, designed the report and infographic. Did you know that for small nonprofits, one out of every five dollars is raised online?

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4 Simple Steps to Fundraising Success!

Get Fully Funded

Last Thursday, I had the honor of presenting at the AFP North Carolina Conference on Philanthropy in Charlotte. My session was called “4 Simple Steps to Building Donor Relationships and Fully Funding Your Mission Using Donor-Based Fundraising.&#.

4 Simple Steps to Fundraising Success!

Get Fully Funded

Last Thursday, I had the honor of presenting at the AFP North Carolina Conference on Philanthropy in Charlotte. My session was called “4 Simple Steps to Building Donor Relationships and Fully Funding Your Mission Using Donor-Based Fundraising.&#.

How Can Nonprofits Communicate to Two Americas?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Many of those who voted for Donald Trump in places like Michigan, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin did so because they feel ignored and looked down upon. It’s Kivi here.

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – September 2, 2011

Getting Attention

1) Communications Specialist , Democracy North Carolina , (Durham, NC). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here — FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES.

Cause Marketing Miscellanea

Cause Related Marketing

Queensboro Shirt Company is a Wilmington, North Carolina-based promotional products company with a special emphasis on apparel. Three different cause marketing efforts worth calling your attention to. On Friday, Nov.

Better Nonprofit Storytelling – Free Webinar

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

This webinar will be our annual Nonprofit Marketing Guide community fundraiser for Positive Wellness Alliance (PWA), an organization that helps low-income people with HIV/AIDS in the rural part of North Carolina where I live.

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – September 9, 2011

Getting Attention

5) Community Relations Coordinator , The North Carolina Partnership for Children , (Raleigh, NC). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here — FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES.

What’s Up in October

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

You can attend this webinar for free, but we are asking for a $10 donation to the Positive Wellness Alliance (PWA), an organization that helps low-income people with HIV/AIDS in the rural part of North Carolina where Kivi lives.

Mixed Links on Nonprofit Marketing

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Summer has arrived in North Carolina. The mint in the garden is mojito ready, so here are a few Mixed Links for you. We live in swing state and I cannot believe how many Obama and Romney commercials are on TV already! If you are worried about trying to raise money in a swing state (or during election season in general), check out Katya’s advice: How to Raise Money When Every Politician Is Asking for It. Our next free webinar is happening June 6.

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CauseTalk Radio Ep24: The Role of Choice in Cause Marketing

Selfish Giving

Today, Megan and I interview researcher Stefanie Robinson of North Carolina State University on a recent series of studies about consumer choice in cause marketing campaigns. We learn that giving consumers a choice is often (but not always) a good idea in cause campaigns, particularly when the consumers are collectivists (Don’t know what a collectivist is? Tune in to find out!).

13 Paths to Productivity & Satisfaction—Nonprofit Staff & Consultants

Getting Attention

8) Here’s what you gain from pushing yourself out of your comfort zone , says Mark Dessauer, director of communications at the Blue Cross Blue Shield North Carolina Foundation.

The 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

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South Carolina's Nonprofit Summit. South Carolina's Nonprofit Summit. South Carolina’s Nonprofit Summit is the state’s largest and most comprehensive conference designed specifically by and for leaders in the nonprofit sector. Conference for North Carolina's Nonprofits.