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Annual Report Makeover!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Here’s the before (2010′s annual report) and below is the after. Here’s the After our Annual Report Webinar ! Read on.

Another 4-Page Annual Report Success Story

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

If you are in that situation, you should try a 4-page annual report first before moving to infographics, postcards or video. x 8.75

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The Annual Report Donor List is a Stupid Waste of Time

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Could your annual report fit right in with this scene? If I am not a donor, do you think I am reading your annual report in the first place?

2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We’ve officially released the 2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report and infographic. It’s here! Share Link: [link].

The 2016 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report [Infographic]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Download your copy of the full 2016 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report here! We’ll be sharing a lot more detail from the report over the next several weeks. Here’s the first of two infographics, including new data on communications team size. Watch for the second one tomorrow, with new data on salaries!

Creating a Short Annual Report for 2016 – Yes, You Can!

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Over half of the participants either did a short report last year and will this year again or will do one for the first time this year.

No Going Back for This Nonprofit After Switching to a Digital Annual Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Sick of me telling you to get rid of your long printed annual reports? No one ever asked what the load time is for a printed report!

FREE New Webinar: Make Better Nonprofit Annual Reports Now! April 13th, 2013

Wild Woman Fundraising

Are you creating your annual report right now? Do you want to improve on last year’s annual report? Date: April 13, 2013.

How This Nonprofit Got More Out of Their Annual Report [Infographic]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here’s yet another great example of how remaking your tired old traditional annual report into something more modern can reap great rewards.

24 amazing benchmark reports on fundraising all in one place


Anyway, I stumbled on this link that houses 24 benchmark reports on fundraising. Report: A Decade Of Million-Dollar Bequests.

REPORT: Facebook Levels Off While Instagram Rises

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Be sure to dive deeper in the whole Pew Report here. Image source: p/7CdtRG. Reading this on email?

Make Your Annual Report Sing: 5 Ways to Choose and Use Stories

Getting Attention

Yet stories aren’t necessarily the first thing nonprofits think of when it comes to putting together an annual report. Be honest.

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Nonprofit Annual Report on a Postcard

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

On Monday, I asked if you could boil down your annual report to just six words. Could a postcard annual report work for your organization?

How to Create a Better Annual Report

Ann Green

It’s annual report season, for better or for worse. Here are a few things to keep in mind to help you create a better annual report.

6 best practices for delivering progress reports to your major gift and legacy supporters


Here are my 5 best practices for delivering fundraising progress reports: 1. So true! What’s this all about? Don’t flatter yourself.

A Nonprofit Annual Report on a Postcard

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Annual Reports Nonprofit CommunicationsThe postcard format practically requires some nice photography, which donors love.

Why You Should “Go Short” With Your Nonprofit’s Annual Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Long annual reports just don’t make sense for most nonprofits now. Shorter reports can be read faster. 1, 2, and 4-Page Reports.

Submit Your Photos for the 2017 Trends Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Jeanine Marlow, Director of Communications & Marketing at Cornerstone Preparatory Academy, submitted several great photos for the Trends Report.

3 Steps to Video Annual Report Success: VolunteerMatch Case Study

Getting Attention

I dug into VolunteerMatch’s recent annual report in video format the minute it reached my inbox. What kind of feedback are you getting?

Five Questions about Nonprofit Annual Reports

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here are five common questions I get about nonprofit annual reports , along with my answers. This will be our first annual report. Great!

A List of Digital, Tech, and Media Trend Reports for 2017

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

The post A List of Digital, Tech, and Media Trend Reports for 2017 appeared first on Navigating Digital Disruption.

14 Ways to Report Back to Your Donors

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

What are your favorite ways to report back to your donors on the good work that has been accomplished thanks to their generosity? Report back in real-time (or close) with updated data on your website. “New and improved” annual reports. Video annual reports. Personal, friendly thank you letters. Infographics.

Your Print Nonprofit Annual Report Can Work Wonders (Case Study via Tom Ahern)

Getting Attention

Before you abandon your paper annual report completely, consider this true story. All thanks to a printed annual report. 1916).

Annual Report How To: A Different Way to Present Your Print Report Online

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Annual reports – when they are done right – can be a great marketing tool showcasing your nonprofit. Eileen Fisher. Read: expensive.

Your Nonprofit’s Annual Report: Drudgery or Opportunity?

Getting Attention

Yes (cue scary music): Annual Reports. And to wonder, as The Agitator did recently, “ Are Annual Reports Dinosaurs? “).

Creating a Two-Page Nonprofit Annual Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I’m collecting samples of “new and improved&# nonprofit annual reports on this wiki , and encourage you to add examples too!

Time To Report

The Agitator

As we head into March, many fundraisers will be putting together some kind of quarterly report. What was the year-end take? We’ve.

When Reporters Are Looking for You: How to Respond to Journalists’ Queries

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Sometimes, you can get coverage by connecting with journalists when they are looking to find an expert as they report their own stories.

What's Wrong with "Ask > Thank > Report > Repeat"


One of the things they like to promote is their rule of thumb for effective fundraising: Ask > Thank > Report > Repeat. Seriously!

Evolution of a Nonprofit Annual Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Hi there, Thought I’d give you a little report back on our transition to a much shorter annual report. Take it away Katie! I doubt it.

Not Your Grandparents’ Annual Report: New Ways to Connect with Readers

Getting Attention

Still not entirely convinced annual reports present opportunity over drudgery ? Of course there are some caveats. Excited? Great.

Week of Freebies! 2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Happy Holidays! Our annual Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey is our most popular download every year. Can’t see the form? Try This.

Three Surprises in the 2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Haven’t gotten around to reading our 2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report yet? Download Your Free Copy Now. I know how it is.

Nonprofit Annual Reports – Advice for You Regardless of Your Experience

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Whether this is your first time creating a nonprofit annual report or you’ve been putting out annual reports for years, we have you covered.

The 2011 Nonprofit Communications Trend Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The 2011 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report is officially available! 75% of nonprofits say they’ll email supporters at least monthly.

Your Annual Report’s Opening Message: 6 Ways to Motivate Readers

Getting Attention

In fact, I believe they can be an important component of a nonprofit’s annual report. I harbor no ill will toward opening messages.

Grantmakers Love Annual Report Postcards Too

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I have yet another fabulous example of an annual report postcard to share with you. Annual Reports Nonprofit Communications postcard

Adventures Ahead—Will Report Back

Getting Attention

Looking forward to reporting back on the far side. I’m taking this time to reboot, and to see what bubbles up.

Does Social Media Really Motivate Supporters? New Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We've Moved! Update your Reader Now. We've Moved! Update your Reader Now. Market Research Nonprofit Communications Social Networking Trends

Are Your Emails Being Delievered? [New Report]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

EveryAction just released their annual Email Deliverability Report which answers the question, “How much is spam costing your nonprofit?”

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