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.”

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.

Trending Sources

#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. Click here to nominate a nonprofit.

5 Ways to Get the Media to Cover Your Next Event

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

While I was there, I ran into an old reporter friend who had decided to cover the event because it gave him the opportunity to talk to nonprofit leaders whose organizations were affected by a delay in approving Pennsylvania’s state budget.

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36 Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Moving Up Monday

Getting Attention

Director of Communications Pennsylvania Humanities Council (Philadelphia, PA). Post YOUR open nonprofit marketing and communications positions here. Account Director Fenton Communications. Washington, D.C.). Associate Director of Communications American Rivers (Washington, D.C.). Associate Director of Marketing Lincoln Center Theater (New York, NY). Communications Coordinator Neighborhoods Organizing for Change (Minneapolis, MN). Communications Director Riverkeeper (Ossining, NY).

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.

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 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.

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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.

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What are you planning for? Fundraising Predictions for 2012

Wild Woman Fundraising

The Good and the Bad: Fundraising results will go up in Alaska, but down in Illnois, New York, Pennsylvania, Florida and California. I just found the Atlas of Giving, thanks to Simone Joyeaux. Fundraising Predictions 2012.

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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.

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Getting Your Donor to Give More in Your Year End Appeal

Wild Woman Fundraising

Rasmus -Pennsylvania “We don’t have children of our own so we adopted the Lakota children as our family” R& K Placek -New York. How do you get your donor to upgrade? If you take a page from St.

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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.

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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.

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).

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).

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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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.

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.

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.

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?),

How can you become a successful fundraising consultant?

Wild Woman Fundraising

I was at the time living in Pennsylvania. Mazarine Treyz: Hey, everybody. Welcome. This is Mazarine Treyz of Wild Woman Fundraising, and I am so pleased to have with us today Linda Lysakowski who is a veritable legend in the fundraising world.

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?

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.

Roger Craver Honored

The Agitator

Roger publishes the daily blog TheAgitator.net, is a summa cum laude graduate of Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, and holds a summa cum laude JD from GW’s National Law Center. Today my friend, colleague and hero Roger Craver is being inducted into the American Association of Political Consultants Hall of Fame.

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.

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – August 26, 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.

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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#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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Gambling With Your Pink Ribbon Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

It’s older than bingo in the basement of the local parish and, if you get the offer right, an all-but-certain money raiser. Except that adding gambling to your pink ribbon cause marketing promotion is also almost certainly a mistake.

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.

Reader Questions: Do you need more money in the mail? 3 steps

Wild Woman Fundraising

Phil Cubeta, a teacher of philanthropy at American University in Pennsylvania, asks donors, “Aside from your family, what do you care about?&#. Recently, a fabulous newsletter subscriber from Tasmania wrote to me, (Hi Carmen!) and asked me how she could improve her direct mail results. To this I say, everyone has a different key to unlock their hearts.

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.

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.