#GRANTS: Nominations Open For Awards of $5000 From WLR Automotive

Non Profit Marketing 360

WLR Automotive (‘Wash, Luke, and Repair’) has been a keen practitioner of corporate philanthropy: “Since 1987, the company has operated 16 vehicle maintenance, repair, and car wash facilities throughout Maryland and Pennsylvania. Advocacy Cause Marketing Civics Community Design Fundraising Grants Grants and Funding Nonprofit Public Relations Web Design advocacy Business Charitable organization design grant Grant Proposal Maryland Nomination Pennsylvania website

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How Gritty Are You?

iMarketSmart

” Here’s a neat test to determine your grittiness thanks to someone at the University of Pennsylvania. I think “grit” is more important than talent or skill. Grit is courage, strength of character and “stick-to-it-ive-ness.” CLICK HERE. I got 4.63 out of 5 putting me in the 90th-99th percentile. How about you? LIKE THIS BLOG POST? PLEASE SHARE IT AND/OR SUBSCRIBE. The post How Gritty Are You? appeared first on MarketSmart. Fundraising

SBAWP Launches Viral Fundraising Campaign

Blue Sky Collaborative

The Spina Bifida Association of Western Pennsylvania (SBAWP) recently launched "Light up a Life," a viral fundraising campaign. Participants in the campaign raise money online in order to meet their own fundraising goal. Light Up A Life" can be found.

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Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job? Take It Forward Tuesday

Getting Attention

Communications Specialist , The Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence (Harrisburg, PA). Please post your open nonprofit marketing positions here. Communications Manager , Central Asia Institute (Bozeman, MT). Communications Manager , Grace Place for Children and Families (Naples, FL). Communications Manager , Out & Equal Workplace Advocates (San Francisco, CA). Communications Operations Manager , Public Policy Institute of California (San Francisco, CA).

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15 Fantastic Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday!

Getting Attention

Communications Specialist , The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (Philadelphia, PA). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Administrative & Communications Coordinator , The Washington Lodging Association (Seattle, WA). Creative Services Specialist , Center for Employment Opportunities (New York, NY). Digital Strategist , FWD.us (San Francisco, CA).

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New Year, New Nonprofit Marketing Job

Getting Attention

Program Manager Center for Social Impact Strategy: University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA). Please post your nonprofit marketing jobs here. Associate Director of Communications Hammer Museum. 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).

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Great Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Movin’ Up Monday

Getting Attention

Director of Marketing and Communications , University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Philadelphia, PA). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. New Opportunities. Communications Analyst , W.K. Kellogg Foundation (Battle Creek, MI). Communications Associate , Christian Relief Services Charities (Alexandria, VA).

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – August 26, 2011

Getting Attention

2) Communications Specialist and Editorial/Social Media Intern , Pennsylvania Horticultural Society , (Philadelphia, PA). NEW OPPORTUNITIES 1) Communications Specialist, Democracy North Carolina, (Durham, NC) 2) Communications Specialist and Editorial/Social Media Intern, Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, (Philadelphia, PA) 3) Digital Innovation Director, Starlight Children’s Foundation, (Los Angeles, CA) 4) Field Marketing Associate, Jewish National Fund, [.]

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It ain’t friendraising… it’s fundraising

iMarketSmart

Grant (The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania), there is actually a weak and inconsistent relationship between extroversion and sales performance. Popular opinion is wrong. Usually, it is believed that extroverts make the best sales people (and fundraisers). But, according to tons of recent research including this paper written by Adam M.

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

iMarketSmart

Perelman , to the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in 2011. I give you permission to read this list but only if you’ll count to three afterward. Let it sink in. Then DELETE IT! Forget about it. Because your organization will probably never get a gift as large as any of these. So why am I showing it to you? Two reasons. 1- It’s fun to think about the potential of your planned giving program.

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#GRANTS: WLR Automotive Group Looking To Give $25K Away In January

Non Profit Marketing 360

WLR Automotive (‘Wash, Luke, and Repair’) has been a keen practitioner of corporate philanthropy: “Since 1987, the company has operated 16 vehicle maintenance, repair, and car wash facilities throughout Maryland and Pennsylvania. Click to nominate an organization. “Giveaway For Good” is an initiative of the WLR Automotive Group , who is celebrating twenty-five years of service in the central Maryland/York County PA region.

Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 18, 2012

Getting Attention

8) Marketing and Social Media Coordinator , NPower Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here —FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. . NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Chief Marketing Officer and. Director of PR and Digital Marketing. Horizons for Homeless Children (Boston, MA). 2) Communications/Public Relations Specialist and Website and Social Media Manager. Futures Without Violence (San Francisco, CA). 3) Communications Associate.

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – February 3, 2012

Getting Attention

Girl Scouts Western Pennsylvania (Wexford, PA). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here — FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Associate Director, Partnerships Marketing & Communications. The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research (New York, NY). 2) Cause Marketing and Event Production Specialist , Wholesome Wave (Bridgeport, CT). 3) Communications Intern , CNT Energy (Chicago, IL).

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – September 23, 2011

Getting Attention

10) Web and Digital Media Manager , Pennsylvania Ballet , (Philadelphia, PA). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here — FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Associate Director, Cause Marketing , Children’s National Medical Center , (Washington, D.C.). 2) Communications Fellow , Chesapeake Climate Action Network , (Takoma Park, MD). 3) Communications Manager , W.K. Kellogg Foundation , (Battle Creek, MI).

Your New Nonprofit Marketing Job: Friday Futures

Getting Attention

Communications Manager , Pennsylvania Humanities Council (Philadelphia, PA). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. Thanks! NEW OPPORTUNITIES. Job of the Week. Communications Director , TransForm (Oakland, CA).

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Is Employee Engagement Your Most Valuable Virtual Asset? [SPONSORED]

Selfish Giving

Organizations with higher than average employee engagement have been known to exceed the financial performance of their peers by 73% ( University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School ).

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – September 30, 2011

Getting Attention

10) Web and Digital Media Manager , Pennsylvania Ballet , (Philadelphia, PA). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here — FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Associate Director of Marketing & Graphic Design , Uncommon Schools , (New York, NY). 2) Communications Manager , ProgressiveCongress.org , (Washington, D.C.). 3) Communications Specialist , Land O’Lakes International Development , (Shoreview, MN).

[Guest Post] 6 Lessons Learned by Attending Virtual Fundraising Events

Fundraising Coach

From New York; to Minnesota, Pennsylvania to Missouri. On a recent call, I heard a concept that really impressed me. Amanda Herlihy is the Director of Development. South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts & Humanities Foundation. She knew that she was going to have to shift her fundraising events to a virtual format. So in addition to reading about virtual events and taking course, she actually attended virtual events! Lot of them. I asked her if she'd share her observations.

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Angel Mills

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

She has a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Howard University, a master of education degree from the University of Pennsylvania, and recently spent a year studying Portuguese in Brazil on a Boren Fellowship. . Angel Mills. Welcome to our latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators! This series lets you describe your workday in your own words. We’d love to feature YOU in this series!

Far Bigger Than A Big Mac

The Agitator

Last week the mainstream media marked the death of Michael ‘Jim’ Delligatti, who invented McDonald’s two-tiered burger at his Uniontown, Pennsylvania franchise. He was 98. Back then, in the mid-1960s, Delligatti’s Big Mac sold for US$0.49 cents and left a lasting, if questionably nutritious, mark on consumer habits in the U.S. and around the globe.

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

iMarketSmart

Perelman , to the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in 2011. I give you permission to read this list but only if you’ll count to three afterwards. Let it sink in. Then DELETE IT! Forget about it. Because your organization will probably never get a gift as large as any of these. So why am I showing it to you? Two reasons. 1- It’s fun to think about the potential of your planned giving program.

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5 Ways to Get the Media to Cover Your Next Event

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Best Buddies Pennsylvania ‘s annual fundraising walk was recently featured in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review , not because the paper routinely covers charity walks, but because the growth of Best Buddies’ event mirrored a larger trend in peer-to-peer fundraising — namely that it was among a growing number of smaller, less-established events that had been showing success locally. Your charity needs more than a fancy gathering to attract reporters. It needs a news hook.

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – September 2, 2011

Getting Attention

2) Communications Specialist and Editorial/Social Media Intern , Pennsylvania Horticultural Society , (Philadelphia, PA). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here — FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Associate Director, Online Strategy and Engagement , National Center for Learning Disabilities , (New. York, NY). 2) Communications & Marketing Manager , The Saban Free Clinic , (Los Angeles, CA).

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – August 19, 2011

Getting Attention

6) Marketing Specialist (part-time), Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania , (Philadelphia, PA). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here — FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Advocacy Writer , Corporate Accountability International , (Boston, MA). 2) Associate, International Communications , Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids , (Washington, D.C.). 3) Communications and Digital Media Manager , Public Art Fund , (New York, NY).

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – August 12, 2011

Getting Attention

6) Marketing Specialist (part-time), Planned Parenthood Southeastern Pennsylvania , (Philadelphia, PA). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here — FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Assistant Director of Communications , Atlantic Council , (Washington, D.C.). 2) Communications Intern , The Case Foundation , (Washington, D.C.). 3) Communications Internships , The Judge David L.

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Opportunity! Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Director of Communications & Communications and Development Associate Pennsylvania Humanities Council (Philadelphia, PA). Please post YOUR nonprofit marketing job here: Featuring jobs with nonprofit organizations, grantmakers, B Corps, and agencies and other vendors serving nonprofits. Account Coordinator, Digital Fenton Communications (Washington, DC). Assistant Director Kilts Center for Marketing: University of Chicago Booth School for Business (Chicago, IL).

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Fundraising from Out-of-State? An Update on Registration Issues

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

In some states, like Florida, Arizona and Pennsylvania, there are criminal penalties with fines for non-compliance.

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Join us November 3-5 in Philadelphia, a city where revolutions are made, at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Thousands of nonprofit pros rely on our annual Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar to discover skill-building, strategy-slaying, network-enhancing nonprofit events. Today, we're excited to announce the all-new list for 2017! Bookmark it, share it, love it, and download it for Google or Outlook.

Speaking at American Marketing Association Panel on Social Media

Search Marketing for Nonprofits

PLACE: Morrison & Foerster, 2000 Pennsylvania Ave. I’m on an AMA panel this week about social media. The panel is unbelievably diverse, so it should be an interesting conversation and lunch is served! Here’s the info: What do a university medical center, a woodworking tools manufacturer, and an environmental nonprofit organization have in common? They’re all using social media to great effect…and they’re all ready to tell us more about it.

How a Russian Spy Strategy Can Strengthen Your Nonprofit Marketing

Getting Attention

Sample segments for an organization building support for a child-focused bill on state health care reform are 1) staff of policymakers at the county level in Pennsylvania, currently against the pending state health care reform bill; 2) mothers of children 18 and under with with chronic illnesses; 3) health care providers for same group of children. I’m fascinated by the Russian spy ring’s plan to try to extract U.S. secrets.

Theme: 1945 WWII

The Biddery Blog

Dave Boyer of Pennsylvania will join the group singing favorites from the Big Band and Swing eras. More than 400 people came out to party like it was 1945 last year, and Homefront Muskegon organizers are hoping for an equally large turnout Saturday.

The secrets to making your message spread

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

As a marketing professor at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, Jonah has studied how products, ideas, and behaviors catch on and become popular. Would you love for your message to reach more people, both online and off, this year? You’re in luck. Jonah Berger , author of the bestselling book Contagious: Why Things Catch On , will join us tomorrow for the first Nonprofit 911 webinar of the year.

Gambling With Your Pink Ribbon Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

For society as a whole the negatives are equally pronounced; political corruption tends to dog gambling wherever it is active, the number of ‘pathological’ gamblers increases wherever gambling takes hold, and, notwithstanding the promises going in about the use of gambling revenue, there’s currently a strong correlation between state budget deficits and states that have casinos, notably Illinois, California, New York, Pennsylvania, and Nevada.

How Well Are You Protecting Your Supporters’ and Participants’ Privacy?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

David Schulz. What measures does your nonprofit take to ensure your supporters’ and participants’ private information is safe? How often do you discuss the issue of privacy in relation to both your clients and your supporters? In today’s guest post, David Schulz provides a sobering reminder of what can happen if we aren’t making privacy an issue. Tomorrow, David will provide some tips on what to do about it. Guest Post by David Schulz.

Newsletter: Social Media vs Website: Which is Best? ; St. Jude’s Cause Marketing Tops $1 Billion ; Two Revolts Against Selfish Selfie Culture

Selfish Giving

Senior Director, Content & Engagement, Pennsylvania Humanities Council (Philadelphia) 5. The people who read my newsletter are corporate partnership pros, but the section that is most popular with readers is not "Partnership Notes." It's "Marketing Your Cause" - and with good reason! You realize that the better you market your cause, the easier it will be to recruit corporate partners. Since January I've been seeing a trend that I want to address.

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Seeing Your Marketing Future in the Obama Re-Election Campaign

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

” “In 2012 the Obama campaign won’t send its backers a video and say, “Share this with everyone you know”; it will say, “Share this with your four Facebook friends in Pennsylvania’s crucial Lehigh Valley swing district who are worried about the president’s tax policies.”.

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Giving Tuesday … Or Was It Monday?

The Agitator

For example, here are several credible alternatives for 27 November, the inaugural ‘#Giving Day’: 1910: New York’s Pennsylvania Station opened. More often, Roger is the curmudgeon at The Agitator editors’ meetings, but I guess today the distinction falls to me. Roger called my attention to this notice that on the inaugural ‘ #Giving Tuesday ‘ (how did I miss this on my calendar?),

Bad PR Pitches Hold Lessons for Smart Cause Marketers

Cause Related Marketing

If you’re a small pet rescue charity in Deer Run, Pennsylvania you’re almost certainly barking up the wrong tree to propose a CRM campaign to ExxonMobil. Yesterday in conversation with a new friend in India I learned that I am ‘quite famous’ in India. India is the worlds’ second most populous country, as well as the most populous democracy so it’s a very good place to be famous in.

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Three Ways to Be Charitable

Cause Related Marketing

In this version, charitable behavior was movingly demonstrated in 2006 following a shooting at the West Nickel Mines one-room Amish schoolhouse in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. "Charity" by Anrea del Sarto I’ve spent a big chunk of my career working with or for charities. Many of my dearest and ablest friends are in the charity ‘space.’ And the creativity and problem-solving coming out of the nonprofit sector has never been greater.

Three Different Grants For Atheletics and Sports: U.S. Soccer for Youth, U.S. Football for Youth, and U.S. Girls Sports Ages 8 - 13

Seeking Grant Money Today

Women's Sports Foundation Invites Grant Applications for Pennsylvania GoGirlGo! Pennsylvania Grant program is designed to recognize deserving nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations in the state that seek to enhance the lives of girls between the ages of 8 and 13 through sports and physical activity. With support from the Hershey Company , the Pennsylvania program will award a total of $40,000 in grants.

Trade Group Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

Ask the store’s dietician or wellness expert to participate in some unspecified way Mushrooms are grown in basically every state, but about 60 percent of the nation’s annual crop comes from the state of Pennsylvania. Trade groups exist to provide service to their members; research and publications, marketing and branding, lobbying and training, tradeshows and meetings, and the like. And now, one other thing they can do is to enable members to cause market.

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CVS Embraces Behavior Economics and Social Marketing

Social Marketing and Social Change

CVS Caremark is working with academic leaders from Carnegie Mellon University, Dartmouth College's Tuck School of Business and the University of Pennsylvania's Medical School and Wharton School of Business in the Behavior Change Research Partnership.

Cause Marketing Patriots and Public Servants

Cause Related Marketing

11 terrorist attacks in New York, Washington, DC, and Pennsylvania it’s possible that that date will become a kind of holiday or rallying point to recognize the efforts and sacrifices of firefighters and police officers nationwide.