Grants for Arts for Oregon Communities

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From The Foundation Center Oregon Arts Commission Invites Proposals for Arts Build Communities Grants Deadline: October 2, 2007 The Oregon Arts Commission ( [link] ) is accepting applications for Arts Build Communities grants, which recognize and support the use of the arts as a tool for building and strengthening Oregon communities. Guidelines are available at the Oregon Arts Commission Web site.

The Southern Oregon Historical Society Has Raised Some Eyebrows. What Could They Have Done Differently?

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Nonprofits sometimes offer us interesting news, like, Indian Artifacts A Tough Sell for SOHS published December 4, 2011 by the Southern Oregon region's Mail Tribune and written by Damian Mann which details another example of a nonprofit's leadership making a decision to raise money through a method that has others in the museum's community at large, concerned. The items were donated to the museum in 1957 by a Grants Pass, Oregon resident, Benjamin Bones, according to the paper.

Burn Out and Its Effect On Your Fundraising.Humane Society of Central Oregon and Your Donors, Here's Some Free Advice

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Bend, Oregon's weekly The Source wrote " Licensed To Kill: Critics Say Humane Society Inflates Adoption Rates At Animals Expense " (May 10, 2007 issue) alleging that the Humane Society of Central Oregon was killing animals indiscriminately. Neither the Humane Society of Central Oregon (HSCO) board members, the executive director, nor staff responded to the allegation publicly.

4 things I learned from making an ask this week

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We struggled, as I started my own small business in Oregon. This week I did something scary. On Friday afternoon, my friend asked me to make the ask for her first campaign kickoff on Saturday afternoon. At first I wanted to say no. I wanted to say, “Sorry, I can’t do it.”

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Rotten To The Core: Now the truth can be told

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In the last several months, even MORE stories have been coming out, in February 2011 and then again in May 2011 , about the Urban League of Seattle, the Urban League of Columbus , and yes, even at the Urban League of Portland , Oregon. Now the Oregon Justice department knows about it.

Annual Report Makeover!

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Ever had a makeover? Want to see a drastic makeover that really paid off? What a drastic makeover! No, not this one. Read on. Most of us are like that duck on the surface of the water. Calm on the outside, but paddling like hell underneath!

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How are you doing?

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Nonprofit Consultant 2015 check in fun mazarine treyz nonprofit consulting portland oregon tea chai te teashop vacationI want to check in with you. How are you doing? How are things going for you? What do you want to see more of here?

A tale of two cities (in your appeal letter)

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Here’s Muffin’s story: Muffin lives in Beaverton, Oregon. If you are a responsible person looking to adopt a pet, and you like the picture of the golden retriever above, I took the picture from Golden Bond, a nonprofit that places golden retrievers here in Oregon.

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Want to learn fundraising or social media? Check Out These New November Webinars & Workshops!

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Evelyn Liu Phoenix Lotus Foundation Portland, Oregon. “I’ve November 14th, 2012 Workshop: Advanced Content Marketing for Your Business, Asian Pacific American Chamber of Commerce (APACC) Portland, OR, 5:30pm Register here. November 15th, Moving on up in your nonprofit career Learn more.

What does an LGBTQ nonprofit organization do?

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Berdache or "Two-Spirit" in America, late 1880s. So, I majored in Gender Studies, which means that for several years I learned ALL ABOUT gay and lesbian history in America.

#Aging: Some American Cities Meeting The Challenges Of Boomer Residents

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Affordable Housing Aging Community Environment Independent Living News and Current Affairs Newspaper Article Nonprofit Public Media Retirement Living Seniors Life Volunteerism Aging Baby Boomers Associated Press Business design economy New York City NPR Portland Oregon Walkability

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Fundraising Worries From The Coalface

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One of my friendly news feeds from Google was kind enough to forward me this guest opinion piece from the Medford (Oregon, USA) Mail Tribune , titled Nonprofits face tumultuous times. The piece was written by Brad Russell, CEO of the local YMCA there, and a board member of the Nonprofit Association of Oregon.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Wonderful Ops Wednesday

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Communications & Marketing Director and Membership/Engagement Manager , Oregon Environmental Council (Portland, OR). 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—Go Get It

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Director of Communications & Advancement , Nonprofit Association of Oregon. Membership & Engagement Manager and Communications & Marketing Director , Oregon Environmental Council (Portland, OR).

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Crazy Great Nonprofit Communications Jobs

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Citizen Outreach Staff Fund for the Pubic Interest: Environment Oregon (Portland, OR). Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits. Communications Associate New York State Health Foundation (New York, NY).

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22 Terrific Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Monday Matters

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Communications Coordinator The Nonprofit Association of Oregon (Portland, OR). 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 Manager Children Without Worms (Atlanta, GA). Communications Manager Make-A-Wish Missouri (St. Louis, MO).

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#ProAging: Bringing Ballots To Nursing Homes Via The iPad

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iPad as Ballot in Oregon (Not Voting Machine). When the people of Oregon needed to replace Congressional Representative David Wu this week, the state Board of Elections used the opportunity to develop means to get ballots to older citizens in nursing homes.

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Your Next Nonprofit Marketing Job: Monday Matters

Getting Attention

Communications Coordinator (PT) World Affairs Council of Oregon (Portland, OR). Post YOUR open nonprofit marketing and communications positions here. Communications Specialist The Health Trust (San Jose, CA). Communications Specialist, School Improvement & Marketing Manager Southern Regional Education Board (Atlanta, GA). Events Director/Consultant & External Relations Associate END Fund (New York, NY). Design Intern (Paid) Beespace (New York, NY).

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Friday Futures—Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

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4) Communications Manager , Health Share of Oregon (Portland, OR). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. Thanks! NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Associate, Communications and Marketing.

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Communications Director , Oregon Environmental Council (Portland, OR). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Assistant Communications Manager , Montefiore Medical Center (Bronx, NY).

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15 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

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Marketing and Communications Associate , EarthShare Oregon (Portland, OR). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities.

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Movin’ Up Monday

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Director of Marketing , Clean Energy Works (Portland, Oregon). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Chief Marketing Officer , Conservation International (Alexandria, VA).

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Fixing The Donor Experience

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” Phil McCorkle, writing a column in the Salem, Oregon Statesman Journal directed at any and all donors who might be reading (i.e., I just noticed this — not unfamiliar — fundraiser’s lament from the trenches: “Our donors don’t appreciate us!”

Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Marketing and Communications Associate , EarthShare Oregon (Portland, OR). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Communications Assistant , Ipas (Chapel Hill, NC).

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Free Webinar: Rockstar Nonprofit Presentations Feburary 20th

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Join Susan Taylor, a founding partner of Imagine Productions, a digital communication company in Portland, Oregon. Imagine Productions was among the first to experiment with digital video in Portland Oregon and have continued to pioneer the use of new media.

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OMG Nonprofit Communications Jobs

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Director of Communication Oregon Justice Resource Center (Portland, OR). Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits. Administrative and Marketing Associate History Theatre (Twin Cities, MN).

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How to make your nonprofit more welcoming to people of color

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Welcome to Oregon! But even if you do not live in Oregon, I think you might find the next piece useful. Recently I met a lovely person named Leann Johnson, diversity manager at the Oregon Health Authority Office of Equity and Inclusion. So… you think your workplace is inclusive. So, you’ve got lots of people of color on your board. and in your nonprofit leadership. and everyone listens to people of color and women as much as men.

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Free Webinar: Starting Earned Income Streams for Your Nonprofit August 6th

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Mazarine Treyz, owner of Wild Woman Fundraising and Wild Social Media LLC, is a government contractor at the Oregon SBDC, the City of Austin, Texas, and others. Are you getting rejected for grants right and left? Are you just not getting the monthly donor numbers that you want yet?

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Your Next Nonprofit Marketing Job? Friday Futures

Getting Attention

Communications Project Manager , Energy Trust of Oregon, Inc. Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. Thanks! NEW OPPORTUNITIES. Affiliate Email Marketing Manager , ACLU (New York, NY).

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OMG Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Marketing Coordinator Oregon Public Broadcasting (Portland, OR). Post YOUR comms job here —nonprofits, grantmakers, B Corps & vendors serving nonprofits. Associate Designer & Query/Segmentation Specialist & Knowledge and Instructional Design Specialist WGBH. Boston, MA). Communications Coordinator Envision Unlimited (Chicago, IL). Communications Manager Justice at Stake (Washington, DC). Communications Manager Aspen Global Leadership Network (Washington, DC).

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Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Betsy Lewis

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Her home is an old remodeled schoolhouse on the Oregon Coast, and she uses her spare time (if there is any) to beach comb. Since I can live anywhere I want and do this work, I have moved to a beach area on the Oregon Coast. Betsy Lewis.

Last Chance for Seattle Workshop and Happy Hour

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Nancy Schwartz and I will be spending the day with nonprofits from Hong Kong, Calgary, Missouri, Texas, Colorado, California, Oregon, and across Washington, taking them step-by-step through the process of creating a real-world nonprofit marketing plan.

Guest Post: 4 methods to practice your nonprofit presentation

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Susan Taylor is a founding partner of Imagine Productions, a digital communication company in Portland, Oregon. Imagine Productions was among the first to experiment with digital video in Portland Oregon and have continued to pioneer the use of new media.

Examples From the Real Nonprofit World Showing What Not To Do Organizationally, and Why

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The Southern Oregon Historical Society Has Raised Some Eyebrows. What Could They Have Done Differently? Watch What Message Your Nonprofit Sends By Being Clear Everywhere It Connects At All With the Public Wow, What A Shock. Another Example of Piss Poor Fundraising.

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Darya Minovi

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In addition to being obsessed with her job (no but really), you can find Darya hiking around Oregon with her boyfriend, learning how to bake bread, or watching live music. Darya Minovi.

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Friday Futures

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Project Coordinator , National Clearinghouse on Disability and Exchange, Mobility International USA (MIUSA) (Eugene, Oregon). 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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This one tool is essential to major gifts asks

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It’s all about my trip to the beach in Oregon and how I ate too much omelette and felt sick. What is that tool? I often get nonprofit clients asking me, why can’t I just talk about the grant we got or the number of people we help?

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Shape Messages that Spur Action (Case Study)

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In Oregon there’s a mother thinking about the pressures of her job. Because no matter how you ask the question, the father in Nebraska, the mother in Oregon, and the couple in Virginia do not think it’s happening. Freelance communications strategist Jeremy Porter shares his knowhow in his e-newsletter , his blog (where this article first appeared) and via Twitter. For people to care about global warming it needs to be made relevant.

You CAN Have It All

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As yet another work email came in, I turned to fellow marketer Kerala Taylor ( Oregon Entrepreneurs Network ), and declared: I need to take our own advice, and do my best to be present here and now. Guest blogger Stephanie Bowen leads communications and marketing for Mobile Alliance for Maternal Action (MAMA). Howdy y’all! Just back from Austin and this year’s NTEN Conference (#15NTC) , and I’m buzzing with energy from all I learned and those I met.

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All of the joys of 2015

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I saw two Shakespeare plays, one in the original globe theatre, and one in the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. What a year! This year I am so happy that I have gotten to know these wonderful people better! And gotten to work with them!