Decent Humans: Lauren Panasewicz at Range of Motion Project

CrowdRise

Decent Humans is what we call the incredible community we witness on CrowdRise each and every day doing amazing things for good. And each month, we’re going to highlight a Decent Human in the nonprofit world that’s devoting their time and passion to giving back and making a difference. We hope that by sharing their stories of aid, altruism, and passion, others will be inspired to make an even greater impact on the world we live in

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More Instant-On Cause Marketing from Colorado's Front Range

Cause Related Marketing

When I posted about Qdoba’s instant-on cause marketing effort to benefit the Colorado wildfire crisis, the estimable cause marketer Steve Drake asked where was the rest of these kind of promotions were to be found, especially in the state of Colorado. In fact, a number of Colorado food and dining establishments have offered cause marketing, flat donations of money and food, in addition to prayers.

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The Future is Now: Long-Range Fundraising Planning

Fundraising Breakthroughs

You’re aware that long-range fundraising planning is beneficial. Kn ow Thyself: Before beginning long-range planning in earnest, consider having your organization go through a self-assessment process, whether formal or informal. Define Your Goal: What is the goal of your long-range planning? Figure out how many meetings you need: If you think a two-hour meeting is all that it takes to develop a sophisticated long-range fundraising plan for your organization, think again.

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Ambiguity is killing your fundraising

Fundraising Coach

Use gift range calculators to set up levels. If you don''t even know how to come up with levels, try running your total goal through at gift range calculator. https://www.blackbaud.com/nonprofit-resources/gift-range-calculator.aspx. Ask Samples & Tools gift range calculator major gift fundraising A few weeks back, I shared with my Fundraising Kick members a conversation I had with a friend asking me for a donation.

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Free Range: The Art of Story Telling - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

Converting Subscribers to Donors | Main | Some Great Citizen Journalism Links » Thursday May 17 2007 Free Range: The Art of Story Telling Thursday, May 17, 2007 at 02:11PM | by James OMalley Thanks to everyone who attended the Internet Advocacy Roundtable on storytelling! In particular, a big thanks goes out to Alan Rosenblatt for hosting yet another fantastic event and Jonah Sachs and Susan Finkelpearl from Free Range Studios for speaking.

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Free Range: The Art of Story Telling - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

Converting Subscribers to Donors | Main | Some Great Citizen Journalism Links » Thursday May 17 2007 Free Range: The Art of Story Telling Thursday, May 17, 2007 at 02:11PM | by James OMalley Thanks to everyone who attended the Internet Advocacy Roundtable on storytelling! In particular, a big thanks goes out to Alan Rosenblatt for hosting yet another fantastic event and Jonah Sachs and Susan Finkelpearl from Free Range Studios for speaking.

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Don’t Be Like Top Chef: Have a Response Plan

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Challenges consisted of a wider range of cuisines. I am a big fan of reality cooking show Top Chef and this past season was turning out to be one of its best. The cast was diverse and they all seemed to genuinely like each other and eager to help.

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Who Will Be the Next $100,000 Purpose Prize Winner? - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

Each year they give prizes ranging from $10,000 to $100,000 to 15 people over the age of 60 creating new and innovative ways to tackle tough social problems, from reforming education to improving healthcare, curbing global warming to ending poverty. frogloop Home frogloop Home Receive monthly updates Subscribe to our RSS feed Follow frogloop on Twitter Most Popular Posts Social Network ROI Calculator Social Networking for Nonprofits: ROI, Tracking Tools and More "While Theyre Hot!"

Twitter Introduces Its Own Version of Stories: Fleets

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

This was pretty much my reaction: The nonprofit commentary I have seen so far is best captured in this range of emotion: To which, Twitter responds.

4 specific tips for each stage of the ask

Fundraising Coach

Remember, run your dollar goal through a gift range calculator. When it comes down to it, successful fundraising is about successfully executing the basics. When you want to raise money for something, be sure to do these fundraising basics : Research.

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NONPROFIT BRANDING: They Stalk & Skulk, Waiting to Attack…

NonProfit Branding

Nevertheless, we are up-and-running again, resuming our series of posts on a wide range of nonprofit topics. Cyber Gremlins got us! Last Thursday the Nonprofit Branding Blog collapsed. Our IT folks have re-built the site. A few more tweaks may be needed. Our tendency for a bit of heresy and a tad of snark remains [.]. Brand Management Uncategorized crisis communications nonprofit branding public relations VisABILITY

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The Truth behind Nonprofit Marketing Help-Wanteds

Getting Attention

The Range of Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Job Descriptions I see is Incredibly Broad… As I vet dozens of nonprofit marketing and communications jobs for our weekly jobs post , I get a good sense of what organizations like yours are seeking in their marketing and communications hires.

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How to Launch Your Travel Business Digitally

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

Your site needs to have a wide range of travel information for those looking to use your services. How to Launch Your Travel Business Digitally. The travel industry has been booming for years. If you want to start your Travel Business Digitally, check out the following tips below.

How to Create a Volunteer Handbook Your Volunteers Will Use

Get Fully Funded

Try to provide a range of options for volunteers, including one-shot events that don’t require a lot of time, as well as ongoing roles for volunteers with higher levels of time, commitment, and passion for the cause.

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How to Create Engaging Short Videos for Social Media

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

You would then see an option of increasing and raising all your post-activity data range. How to Create Engaging Short Videos for Social Media. Do you want to shine on Social Media? Creating Short Engaging Videos is a must. Check out the following tips to get started.

5 Easy Ways Nonprofits Can Use Testing to Increase Digital Engagement

EveryAction

Different giving options Your donation pages should offer users enough options to meet a broad range of donor preferences, without creating a cluttered and confusing experience. There’s no secret trick to instantly improving digital engagement for nonprofits. While it’s important to follow standard best practices, engagement rates depend highly on the preferences of one’s audience, which can vary greatly between nonprofits who serve a diverse array of communities and issues.

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Reader Beware, You're in for a Scare: 4th Annual Nonprofit Halloween Celebration

EveryAction

They tackle issues ranging from homelessness and poverty to ebola and LGBT rights. They have programs ranging from adult classes to youth summer camps to a dance company and memoir writing. Happy Halloween from all of us at EveryAction! Every year we celebrate by dressing up as some of our favorite nonprofit organizations as a way to recognize their incredible work and commemorate the start of end-of-year fundraising campaigns.

Hobbies of Nonprofit Communicators #NPCOMMLIFE

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We have heard from people with a wide range of new interests from stop motion video to puzzles to learning a new instrument. In last week’s newsletter, Kivi asked our subscribers to share what hobbies you have picked up as the pandemic wears on.

Start Your Watch Collection with Hublot Watches

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

From their caliber HUB1240 Unico, Big Bang Unico has timepieces ranging from a diameter of 42 to 45mm. Start Your Watch Collection with Hublot Watches. Many watch enthusiasts have taken interest in watch collecting as the prices of watches continue to rise in the market.

The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

These conferences range in size, location, and topic. The Conference itself includes philanthropy classes ranging from individual donors, planned giving, and marketing/social media subjects. Within the wide-ranging program, structured by experience levels and topical areas, you can tailor a learning program specific to your interests. It's finally here! If you loved our 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar get ready for our new, improved, and updated 2019 calendar!

How to Learn SEO in 2021 [Newbie-Friendly Guide]

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

Here is the list of SEO tools that you should be armed with: Ahrefs Tool Suite – If you need a tool with a wide-range of SEO services, like backlink analysis, keyword research, competitor analysis, content exploration, etc., How to Learn SEO in 2021 [Newbie-Friendly Guide].

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Hobbies of Nonprofit Communicators #NPCOMMLIFE

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We have heard from people with a wide range of new interests from stop motion video to puzzles to learning a new instrument. In last week’s newsletter, Kivi asked our subscribers to share what hobbies you have picked up as the pandemic wears on.

Effective Tips to Help Make Your Payroll Processing Easier

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

The tax laws in Germany cover federal income and additionally, there is a range of social taxes applicable for covering the multi-faceted social insurance schemes of the country. Effective Tips to Help Make Your Payroll Processing Easier. Are you looking to make your Payroll processing easier?

Small Nonprofits and the Social Media RT - Make Your Brain Work for its Supper

Social Media Bird Brain

With the internet, I have a very large hunting range which takes me from the mountains of Science and Academia to Silicon Valley, from the collaborative social media communities on the outskirts of Nonprofit/Social Good to the silly whimsy of. image via Carolyn Essert-Villard I have a hungry brain – if I don’t feed it new ideas and information regularly, it starts to eat itself out of boredom.

Some Comms Teams Thrived During the Pandemic. Others Not So Much.

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Within the stories shared in the open-ended responses to these questions, we see a range of experiences, with two very different reactions at either end of the spectrum.

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When and How to Pay Yourself a Nonprofit Salary

Get Fully Funded

You will see a wide range of salaries for Executive Director. As the founder of a new nonprofit, you are probably doing everything yourself and working for free instead of taking a nonprofit salary. . I get it.

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Tools to Tackle Common Entrepreneurial Obstacles

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

Entrepreneurs face a wide range of obstacles during their professional careers, which vary in size, duration, and severity. Tools to Tackle Common Entrepreneurial Obstacles. Are you starting jour journey of becoming an Entrepreneur?

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3 Marketing Tips to Promote Your Virtual Fundraiser

J Campbell Social Marketing

Your Facebook audience likely spans a wider age range than some other platforms. Join my new, on demand Free Masterclass: 3 Must-Have Elements of Social Media Content that Converts. How to start building a thriving social media community for your nonprofit or library right now!

2016 Nonprofit Email Deliverability Study: Spam Still Costing Nonprofits Thousands

EveryAction

The good news is that this is a slight improvement over last year, when average losses were more in the tens-of-thousands range. Today, EveryAction released the 2016 Nonprofit Email Deliverability Study , an exploration into just how much spam is negatively impacting nonprofit online fundraising.

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Sample Solicitation Semantics

A Small Change

I’d like to invite you to give a gift in the range of $1,000 to $2,000 over 2 years. Would you give a lead gift in the range of $25,000 to $50,000 to this campaign? Try to say that ten times fast. Sample solicitation semantics… Sometimes we get lost in the semantics of how to ask for a gift so I thought I’d provide you with some examples of ways you can ask for money.

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Charitable Giving Between Generations: Compare & Contrast

J Campbell Social Marketing

However, age and generational markers offer a fantastic place to start— especially if your donor network encompasses a wide range of support. Did you get a chance to check out my newest online course?

Our EveryAction Hero: United Nations Foundation

EveryAction

Created in 1998, the United Nations Foundation links the United Nations' work with others around the world, helping the UN address a range of global issues, including climate change, global health, women’s empowerment, peace and security, poverty eradication, and more. Every day - and especially on #GivingTuesday - the United Nations Foundation raises awareness and funds for a wide range of humanitarian issues and initiatives.

11 Hispanic and Latino Organizations Everyone Should Know

EveryAction

Their vibrant community presence spans a comprehensive range of bilingual and bi-cultural services in Health & Human Services, Housing, Education, and Economic Development. Hispanic Heritage Month, officially founded in 1968 , occurs each year from September 15 to October 15, a period which includes the anniversary of independence of eight Latin American countries. During National Hispanic Heritage Month in the U.S.,

How Extroverts Are Surviving Social Distancing #NPCOMMLIFE

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I have a wide range of friends and know lots of people. Throughout this process I’ve checked in with introverts and extroverts alike with a range of feelings. There are plenty of apps offering video chat or live broadcast functions, ranging from Skype, Zoom to House Party.

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7 Major Gift Fundraising Benchmarks You Really Need To Know

iMarketSmart

Plus, the range expands tremendously as the size of the organization increases. Before we begin.

3 Ways the Internet of Things Can Save Our Environment

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

Sentient Vision Systems, a tech firm, has built up a form of surveillance called ViDAR (Visual Detection and Ranging). 3 Ways the Internet of Things Can Save Our Environment. It’s no surprise that Technology can be used for Good (Tech4Good).

Video Marketing Tips For Nonprofit Organizations

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

One of the most used is social media tools , comprising a vast range of audiences. Video Marketing Tips For Nonprofit Organizations. Do you want to attract more Donors? Check out why you should add Video Marketing to your marketing mix and how to get started.

Latest Social Media Tool Features That Helps To Elevate The Customer Relationship

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

Instagram, which is the most preferred social platform for B2C, is a picture-dominant platform where people get to a wide range of images. Instagram itself provides a wide range of filters to help brands connect with their target audience effortlessly.

Six Inclusive Stock Photography Sites Every Nonprofit Should Have Bookmarked

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Limiting visual representations of trans and non-binary people in media also limits the range of stories in which we imagine those subjects. Prices range from $10 to $200 per photo credits. A monthly subscription from $10 to $188, or individual high-resolution downloads ranging from $5 to $50. You know you need great photography. But for whatever reason, you don’t have it in-house. Maybe you don’t have the skills or access to a professional.

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Only 43 Percent of Organizations Met Their Major Gift Fundraising Goals in 2019

iMarketSmart

Participants in the Major Gift Benchmark Study selected a range that included the minimum value that qualifies as a major gift at their organization. The most frequent response (the mode) is in the range of $1,000 to $2,999.

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What is Facebook Doing for #GivingTuesday 2018?

J Campbell Social Marketing

Facebook also rolled out updated reporting , where nonprofits can now select a range of dates and have daily transaction reports emailed in one spreadsheet instead of downloading multiple CSVs. #GivingTuesday 2018 is coming up fast! Last year 45 million dollars were raised on Facebook on #GivingTuesday, marking 15% of the total amount raised! That’s almost half a million people giving money, to more than 46,000 organizations. The best part?

6 Entertaining Nonprofit Online Campaigns

Twenti

Ranging from big budgets to small, and all kinds of causes, there’s something for everyone. These (non-existent) boxes came in a range of sizes and would be filled with ‘100% upcycled/organic/free-range awesomeness’. 6 Entertaining Nonprofit Online Campaigns.

The 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

These conferences range in size, location, and topic. Join other data experts, academics, practitioners, and social sector leaders for two days of skillfully-led sessions on topics ranging from aligning practice with policy to creating a culture of data, and how Silicon Valley is facilitating data practices in civil society. The Conference itself includes philanthropy classes ranging from individual donors, planned giving, and marketing/social media subjects.