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How Businesses Can Help Oklahoma Tornado Victims (Hint: Learn from Boston)

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But like everyone else I heard the sad news about the tornados in Oklahoma and the terrible loss of life and property. … Keep reading.

Located in Moore, Oklahoma and Needing Assistance? Looking for Loved Ones in Moore? Wishing to Assist? See the Following.

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The American Red Cross is assisting people in Moore, Oklahoma right now and has been literally since the tornado was touching down. Red Cross of Central and Western Oklahoma is providing up to date information on the tragedy and resources available to survivors in Moore, Oklahoma. Call 405-325-2511 for more information."

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BEWARE: Oklahoma’s Mini-Nixon

The Agitator

Saturday the 9 th marked the 40 th anniversary of President Nixons resignation for abuse of power and process.

Beware The BIG LIE

The Agitator

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Stop complaining because your success is up to you

iMarketSmart

Many felt that Jim Thorpe, a Native American from Oklahoma, was the greatest athlete of the 20th century. All of us have been there. Guess what?

Anatomy Of A Smear Campaign

The Agitator

Here’s part one: BEWARE: Oklahoma’s Mini-Nixon. Nonprofit management Transparency premium

Battling The Bullies

The Agitator

Beginning in early. Fundraising philosophy/profession premium

It’s Time to Retire the Reception

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Wine and cheese tasting. Fancy dinner. Reception. What do all these events have in common? They are generic. Any nonprofit can host these events.

50+ Nonprofit Instagram Accounts You Should Follow Right Now

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Oklahoma Zoo https://instagram.com/okczoo/. Looking for some good examples of nonprofits on Instagram? Grab your phone and get inspired. HEALTH.

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Getting Attention

Investigative Communications Manager ACLU Oklahoma (Oklahoma City, OK). Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here. Austin, TX).

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

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Boone Pickens to Oklahoma State University [7]. I give you permission to read this list but only if you’ll count to three afterward.

A Great Nonprofit Annual Report in a Fabulous Infographic

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Liesl Manone. We love showcasing what I like to call “New and Improved” annual reports from our readers. I think it’s great!

Nonprofit Disaster Communications Done Right (Case Study)

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Here’s the hot-off-the-presses story I just received from Leili Khalessi, Communications Manager at Red Rover. Disaster Response.

Ep175: How This Texas DQ Franchisee is Fighting Childhood Hunger

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Vasari is the second largest franchisee in the DQ system! On the show, Megan, Bill and I discuss: Bill Spae, Vasari LLC. The goal this year is $200K+.

Upcoming speaking engagements & fundraising training

Fundraising Coach

Oklahoma – August 2013. The Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits is bringing me in as part of their “National Speakers Series.”

Marketing Beyond The Blog Buzz

Diva Marketing Blog

So I pulled out a deck I presented to the AMA Oklahoma Chapter in 2005 (!). Of course I was honored by their requests.

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4 Things Nonprofits Can Learn from the NBA Playoffs

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

In the Playoffs: This year’s NBA MVP was Oklahoma City’s Kevin Durant. The Playoffs are like the year-end giving season for NBA players.

The 2012 Social Marketing Conference: Getting Better at Doing Good

Social Marketing and Social Change

A major meeting on "getting better at doing good" will take place in Clearwater Beach, FL 15-16 June 2012. This international gathering will bring together social marketers and social innovators in a forum where we can engage our collective wisdom and talents to explore creative ways to teach and employ marketing to postively change the world.

Emotional fruitbasket turnover

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He had met some people who were there the day the Federal building in Oklahoma was destroyed by a bomb many years ago. I was listening to a speaker on Saturday talk about the difference a few minutes makes. He said he heard stories about how people risked their lives going into a burning, crumbling building looking for survivors.

There She Blows! Cause Marketing, Mobile Gifts Surface with Give.mobi

Selfish Giving

I’ve talked a lot about the coming of mobile payments and their intersection with cause marketing on both my blog and at speaking appearances.

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#INTERVIEW: Chris Forbes, Co-Author of Guerilla Marketing for Nonprofits, Offers Great Advice to Groups

Non Profit Marketing 360

You can’t introduce a product to a community from North Africa like you might to the people of Ada, Oklahoma. I drew the line there.

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

iMarketSmart

Boone Pickens to Oklahoma State University. [7]. I give you permission to read this list but only if you’ll count to three afterwards.

Fundraising on Film: What Hollywood Thinks of Fundraising?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The tour has stopped in Oklahoma, where MacLaine’s character moved decades ago after giving up ballet to marry and have children.

Parting the Kimono (a little) on Cause Marketing ROI

Cause Related Marketing

I’m working a speech I’ll give next week on cause marketing and the meeting planners asked if I could share some actual ROI data. cents per package.

It could be worse

Donor Power Blog

Read about it at NewsOK in Oklahoma City: Oklahoma City police look into wiretapping at Feed the Children. Are things rough at your nonprofit, with rivalries, silos, and lack of communication? I bet they're not as bad as at Feed the Children , where an investigator found that three offices there were bugged. So count your blessings.

Good Cause Marketing Lessons From Bad PR

Cause Related Marketing

Maybe the site's size and renown explains the volume of off-topic pitches I get from well-meaning PR people. There’s a name for these people.

Cause Marketing Lessons From the Rodeo

Cause Related Marketing

On July 4, 2012 my family and I attended a small town rodeo and the clown who performed had a great joke with a lesson in it for all cause marketers.

News Stories Describing How the Federal Government Shutdown is Effecting Nonprofit Organizations

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Oklahoma nonprofits brace for ripple effects of federal shutdown As the nation and the world are doing, the U.S. nonprofit sector also watches eagerly as the October 17 deadline for increasing the U.S. debt limit looms; especially amid Congress''s continued apparent indifference to their own inability to work together or compromise.

#INTERVIEW: Chris Forbes, Co-Author of Guerilla Marketing for Nonprofits, Offers Great Advice to Groups

Non Profit Marketing 360

You can’t introduce a product to a community from North Africa like you might to the people of Ada, Oklahoma. I drew the line there.

Run The Agitator Gauntlet – 1

The Agitator

From Michael Mitchell, Director for Annual Giving at Oklahoma Christian University, here is what Michael calls their “most effective email from the last year.&# Awhile back, I proffered an email appeal by Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) as an example of a well-executed appeal , and invited readers to critique it themselves.

#ADVOCACY: Kony 2012 Sequel Not Going Viral, Nor Ending Debate

Non Profit Marketing 360

Birmingham Alabama saw the first spike of interest in the original video, and from there Oklahoma City and Noblesville Indiana quickly followed suit.

Here's Telling Them!

Nonprofit Consultant Blog

Marsha Wiseman of Muskogee, Oklahoma, has written a letter to the editor of the Muskogee Phoenix: Don’t leave trash in the donation bin! Does your nonprofit organization take in-kind donations (used clothing, furniture, or other goods)? I've worked with a few agencies that accept "gently used" items and have had that frustration.

Matching Funds Grant for Migratory Birds Conservation

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Priority will be given to projects in regions where ConocoPhillips has an operating presence, including the following regions in North America: western Canada; Gulf of Mexico states (including Texas, Louisiana, and Alabama); Prairie states (including Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Colorado, Utah, and Wyoming); and the Delaware Bay.

Grants to Benefit Migratory Birds and Their Habitats

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Priority will be given to projects in regions where ConocoPhillips has an operating presence, including the following regions in North America: Western Canada; Gulf of Mexico states, including Texas, Louisiana, and Alabama; Prairie states, including Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Colorado, Utah, and Wyoming; and Delaware Bay. RFP Link: [link].

Fundraising Land Grab

The Agitator

Chuck fervently believes sustainers are so important that he’s labeled the imperative to enlist them as “fundraising’s last land grab” By this he means that, like the Oklahoma Land Rush, there’s only so much land and only a limited number of donors out there likely to make a monthly commitment. The U.S. 31, 250!”

Easy Resources for the Grant Writer

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They have compiled and regularly update a Foundation Data Book that lists all of the foundations in each of the following states; California, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Nebraska, Nevada, Oklahoma, Oregon, Tennessee, and Washington State. There are many easily accessible resources that will get you on your way. Some resources are even free.