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.

#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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Bend, Oregon Wednesday, April 30th; Bloggers Unite To Drink, Snack, and Be Merry!

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Central Oregon Blogger Meet-up! Wednesday, April 30, 5:30ish at the Summit (in the O'Kane Building on Oregon), Downtown Bend Please RSVP. To RSVP on the Central Oregon Web Professionals Usergroup 's site (yes, the acronym is COWPU) and click "I'm Going!", Jen Blackledge, COWPU Web Mistress, said it best. or leave a comment, or email me at jenblackledge at gmail.com. The first blogger meetup was a big success!

Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—Wonderful Ops Wednesday

Getting Attention

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.

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job—Go Get It

Getting Attention

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

Getting Attention

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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10 Awesome LGBTQ Organizations You Should Support This Pride Month

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From Equality Florida to Freedom Oklahoma to Basic Rights Oregon, we amplify the power of the state-based LGBTQ movement. June is observed as LGBTQ Pride month to commemorate the June 1969 Stonewall Riots and celebrate the vibrant and diverse LGBTQ community.

#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 Official #19NTC Local's Guide to Portland

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We’re eagerly packing our bags, and can’t wait to see our nonprofit friends and family from around the country at this year’s Nonprofit Technology Conference in Portland, Oregon.

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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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.

Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

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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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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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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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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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.

Fixing The Donor Experience

The Agitator

” 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!”

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.

Doing What You Can with What You Have: Data Made Revolutionary

JCA Insights

JCA’s President and CEO Steve Jacobson recently presented a session on predictive modeling at the 2013 National Arts Marketing Project (NAMP) conference in Portland, Oregon.

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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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Friday Futures

Getting Attention

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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Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Laura Nash

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Laura Nash is the Communications Coordinator at Northwest Health Foundation , a foundation that promotes health in Oregon and Southwest Washington by making grants, forming partnerships with health and community leaders, and advocating for policy change. Laura Nash.

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.

Great Marketing Jobs in Nonprofit Orgs

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Marketing and Communications Coordinator ALS Oregon (Portland, OR). Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here. Associate Director, Media and Public Relations American Association for Cancer Research (Philadelphia, PA).

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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.

#SocialNetworks: Facebook Faces Backlash As Public Offering Nears

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Jenna’s opening anecdote concerns a young man in Oregon who saw a woman on an elevator who he had never met, but about whom he knew quite a bit because of what her friends had shared on Facebook.

Change It Up? Nonprofit Communications Jobs

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Communications Manager, Oregon Climate Solutions (Portland, OR). Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here: Nonprofit organizations, grantmakers, agencies and other vendors serving nonprofits and B Corps. Associate Director Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood (Boston, MA). Assistant Communications Manager Montefiore (Bronx, NY). Assistant Director, Marketing & Communications Arnold P. Gold Foundation. Englewood Cliffs, NJ).

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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.

Look at Your Accidents Before You Erase Them

JCA Insights

The cluster was in Portland, Oregon, a city with its own thriving theater community. I don’t believe in accidents – so Pablo Picasso is purported to have said. I’ve wondered if this was his suggestion that sometimes your subconscious mind bubbles to the surface in the guise of accidental brush strokes and perhaps you should see what that part of your brain is up to before it withdraws. I often think the same thing when looking at a client’s analytics that seem, well, wrong.

Newsletter: 5 Ideas to Take Your Social Impact Program Further, Faster ; Bar Patrons Staple Dollars to Walls, Raise $14,000 ; New Episode of CauseTalk Radio Goes Snap! Crackle! Pop!

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Not to be outdone, patrons at an Oregon bar wrap dollars in quarters and toss them up to a magnetic ceiling. Is your program or partnership in need of a refresh, or a new, innovative idea to take your impact to the next level?

Rethinking Your Annual Report

Ann Green

Oregon Zoo Gratitude Report. What do you think of when you hear annual report? As a donor, you might think boring, long, a waste of resources, something I’m not going to read. As a nonprofit professional, you might think time-consuming, something we always do, something our board wants.

Annual Reports Don’t Need To Be Boring

Ann Green

Oregon Zoo Gratitude Report. Are you thinking about doing an annual report? Perhaps you’ve been putting it off because it takes so much time and most annual reports are long, boring booklets that put your donors to sleep, if they even bother to read it in the first place.

Best Fundraising Website – III

The Agitator

Oregon Community Foundation. The Nonprofit Association of Oregon. Oregon Environmental Council (different nominator!). So I grumped about readers not offering their comments on my choice for best fundraising website, after I nominated Charity:Water. And readers responded … some seconding Charity:Water, some offering improvements to that site, and some recommending other sites. Terrific! Each of you responders deserves an Agitator raise!

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Teresa Arnold

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Previously unsure of the precise graduate program to pursue, she set about the business of obtaining a master’s degree in arts administration at the University of Oregon where her learning was focused on the intersection of arts and culture and sustainable communities. Teresa Arnold.

Newsletter: 5 Halloween Costumes for Cause Marketers; Budweiser Launches Halloween Mugshots for a Cause ; Is ‘The Watcher’ Watching You?

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Coffee (Grants Pass, Oregon) 2. Man, I am wicked scary excited by all of the cause campaigns coming up this year. Aren’t you?!

Make your website perform!

JCA Insights

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival’s website accounts for more than half of the organization’s revenue, and 85% of new patron interactions start on the web site. Clearly, the web site is crucial to OSF’s revenue and success. OSF’s web site was hosted and maintained by a long-time vendor who controlled the web site programming and server environment. OSF’s IT Director, Bruce Wand, made a strategic decision to empower OSF with more ownership and accountability for their site.