Free #GivingTuesday Tips, Ideas, and Resources

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

#GivingTuesday is only 47 days away so I thought I would compile a list of blog posts, articles, and other resources out there to help you make it a successful day. What’s your favorite #GivingTuesday resource?

Year-End Fundraising Resources for You

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here are some resources to help… Live Webinar. Yep, it’s that time of year already. Year-End Fundraising Season. But you aren’t going to wait til the last minute to plan your campaigns this year.

A 2017 Media Relations Calendar for Resource-Strapped Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

They exist to solve problems and make the world a better place — and their resources are best spent on actively working on solve those problems. But nonprofits do need to get media attention from time to time to help them get more of the resources they need to achieve their missions.

Free Resources

Non Profit Marketing 360

Branding Cross-Post Fundraising How-to Marketing Nonprofit Resource Social Media Tweets Twitter communication Fenton Communications Hubspot Internet marketing marketing online fundraising webA heap of useful books are being published online and offered for free. Here are this month’s best: Short and Sweet: The Why’s and How’s of Twitter from Fenton Communications, authors of a number of excellent tomes on communications.

7 Can’t-Miss FREE #GivingTuesday Resources for Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The mother ship has the motherlode of resources, including case studies, social media and PR toolkits, videos, downloadable graphics, and so much more. Are you getting ready for Giving Tuesday ? A little lost on where to start? .

Instead of Help, Support, Resources and Services

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Resources: Are You Job Hunting?

Non Profit Marketing 360

The post Resources: Are You Job Hunting? Advocacy Communications Community Cross-Post Database Fundraising Interview Marketing National/International Nonprofit Politics relationships Report Research Resource Social Media Study Tools Video advocacy communication Content-Management System database donors engagement Idealware research resource videoSocial Media: For those whose most immediate marketing problem is marketing themselves to employers, have I got a book for you.

EveryAction's 8 Most Useful Nonprofit Resources of 2016

EveryAction

If you're looking for ways to connect with the nonprofit community, up your professional development game, or just want to learn something new, this is the resource for you. No matter how you slice it, 2016 was a year to remember.

Our Free Resources on Nonprofit Marketing and Fundraising

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Our main goal at NonprofitMarketingGuide.com is to provide training, coaching, and mentoring for nonprofit communications pros to help you not only learn your job, but to love your job also.

Resource Roundup

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Sandra Sims has a great post on internet strategies for nonprofits that provides links to many articles and resources. Got any resources you’d like to share? Here are some great blog posts from around the ‘net. If you don’t read anything else, read Kivi’s post about her holiday donation experiment. There are lots of lessons to be learned here! link].

5 Super Useful Digital Advocacy Tools & Resources for Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here are 5 tools and resources you should consider to help digitally boost your advocacy campaigns. Looking for ways to unite and engage your supporters online for your cause? Sure, you have your website, email list and social channels urging supporters to take action.

Nonprofit Fundraising Resource Roundup

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Here are several resources I thought you might be interested in. If you know of other really interesting resources I can share, hit the comment link and let me know. Tags: General Fundraising Website/Internet nonprofit fundraising resources The January edition of the Nonprofit Blog Carnival is up at IssueLab’s Footnotes. You’ll find several posts on the topic of ‘online outreach on a budget.’ ’ Check it out here: [link].

Nonprofit Fundraising Resource Roundup

Get Fully Funded

Some interesting nonprofit fundraising resources from around the web. Got suggestions for additional resources? Tags: General Fundraising Website/Internet nonprofit fundraising resources John Haydon has a great post on “How to get our nonprofit’s supporters to retweet content&# [link]. Katya Andreson has a great post showing a website makeover. Check it out at [link]. Nancy Schwartz has a great post on How to Communicate in the Shadow of a Disaster.

Resources: Brain-Bending Books

Non Profit Marketing 360

It’s back-to-school time, and since learning is lifelong, here are some recent books to expand your horizons within the nonprofit world. Simple Development Systems , by Pamela Grow, promises to be a”guide to donor-centric fundraising for the one-person shop.” ” She writes a popular fundraising blog. The Fundraisers’s Guide to Irresistable Communications: Real-World Field-Tested Strategies for Raising More Money , by Jeff Brooks, promises to be both witty and wise.

A few quick grant resources

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I’m getting my thoughts together for a Grantwriting class I’m helping with tomorrow and I thought I’d share a few resources I’ve collected. Step By Step Fundraising’s list of grant resources [link]. Tags: Grant Writing grantwriting resources Enjoy! Guidestar www.guidestar.org. Pamela Grow’s Grantwriting Blog www.pamelasgrantwritingblog.com. Don Griesmann’s Grant Opportunities A frequently updated list of grants [link].

Cool resource for fundraisers

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Sunday Resource Roundup

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Free Nonprofit Resource to Foster Connections and Knowledge Sharing

J Campbell Social Marketing

Here are a just a few examples of the places where MissionBox can help (note that this is a FREE resource): A veteran grant writer offers guidance to a novice grant writer that helps him or her achieve greater results.

#HowTo: Resources To Launch Your Nonprofit’s Video Campaign

Non Profit Marketing 360

Today we wanted to point to two fabulous resources to support your planning in the winter so you can efficiently and successfully get shooting in the spring. The holiday season provides us an opportunity to take stock of the past year and to consider new paths and goals for the next year.

Resource for you

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I came across a really wonderful resource that I wanted to share. It’s called Movie Mondays and you can find it at www.501videos.com. Chris Davenport offers a short video on fundraising every Monday. Sign up to get an email each week with a link to the video. I saw my first one this week and was impressed. It’s a short video and gave me a few quick points on major gifts. Go sign up at www.501videos.com.

EveryAction's 8 Most Useful Nonprofit Resources of 2015

EveryAction

What a year! With just 5 days to go in 2015, let's look back on the year. We saw the introduction of.ngo domains, the first Star Wars film in a decade, the dress that divided the world, and the biggest #GivingTuesday yet

Resources For Issues Concerning Older Americans

Non Profit Marketing 360

Numerous resources are available online and in print for information about elder care, aging, homes for older Americans, etc. We begin with a few online networks, blogs, and resources. Another great resource on changing our perceptions about aging is The Eden Alternative out of Rochester, NY. We hope you have found this brief roundup helpful to get yourself connected to some of the great resources out there.

Sites and Resources Redux

GenerationYGive

A great resource to get ideas and keep up on what's going on in the mobile space. Another GREAT resource is a post on the Wild Apricot Blog by Rebecca Leaman with links to 26 slide presentations every nonprofit professional should read. I know I have not been updating this blog as often as I should but hectic travel and work schedule has gotten in my way and now I am leaving for vacation for Peru for 1 week.

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New Resource: Nonprofit Marketing Zone

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Keeping up with all the great nonprofit marketing and fundraising blogs is tough. So here’s one more tool to help you find the information you need: Nonprofit Marketing Zone.

August Resource Round-up

A Small Change

Related posts: Resource Round-up An Ask for Help Carnival of Nonprofit Consultants. Jobs for Change. Obama’s movement of change has started a website to promote socially conscious jobs. This site is about promoting work in nonprofit, government, and social enterprise. If you’re looking for this kind of job, this is a neat project that is starting to get some attention. 12 for 12k.

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#GRANT: Dell Computers & Dell Foundation Offer Resources For Youth & Environment

Non Profit Marketing 360

If your organization would like to apply for support from the foundation, we have collated some resources to help you get started. ” Advocacy Civics Community Development Education: Technology Environment Fundraising Grants Health Low-Income Major Gift Nonprofit Philanthropy Resource Video advocacy Dell Dell computer development Grant Proposal Grant-Making Foundations greening philanthropy Sustainability Trust for Public Land video

#Resource: Survey Of E-Mail Distribution Services For Nonprofits

Non Profit Marketing 360

Communications Cross-Post E-Mail eNewsletter How-to Nonprofit Resource communication design E-mail Electronic mailing list email IPhone MailChimp marketing Non-profit organization Online Tools Salesforce.com Twitter User interface VerticalResponseImage via Wikipedia.

#FUNDRAISING: Resources To Find Grants For Your Nonprofit’s 2013 Budget

Non Profit Marketing 360

We’ve culled a few resources and pooled a few clearing houses that will help your nonprofit or charity tailor its search for support from specific organizations passionate to support your kind of work. Such resources could be a real boon to your organization for the upcoming year.

Resource Round-up

A Small Change

Over the last couple months, I’ve heard about a number of remarkable and interesting websites, blogs, and aggregates and I wanted to pass them along to you. Let me know if you check any of these out and if they are useful to you. Nonprofit Marketing Aggregate: The Nonprofit Marketing Zone is a great place to go if you are looking for a portal to nonprofit marketing information.

#FUNDRAISING: Resources To Find Grants For Your Nonprofit’s 2013 Budget

Non Profit Marketing 360

We’ve culled a few resources and pooled a few clearing houses that will help your nonprofit or charity tailor its search for support from specific organizations passionate to support your kind of work. Such resources could be a real boon to your organization for the upcoming year.

RESOURCE REVIEW: “A Progressive’s Style Guide” Helps Unlock Power of Language to Shape and Change the World

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

It’s no secret that I lean left in my politics, but I know that the Nonprofit Marketing Guide is a resource for causes all across the political spectrum. There’s a list of additional resources such as the BuzzFeed Style Guide and UNESCO Guidelines on Gender-Neutral Language.

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A resource for community organizers

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If you’re trying to organization and mobilize people to get things done in your community, I’ve got a couple of resources for you. Here are two documents from the Center for Community Change. . “Funding Community Organizing: Social Change Through Civic Participation&#. “Untapped: How Community Organizers Can Develop and Deepen Relationships with Major Donors and Raise Big Money&#.

4 Practical Resources for Year-End Preparation

The Agitator

Here are some practical and technical resources to help you make the most of the next critical 75 days by taking steps right now. Resource #1: Jam-Packed Guide and Checklist The good folks at Bloomerang. Don’t fool yourself in the belief that “since I work on a July to June fiscal year I have lots of time to meet my goals.” That may be your fiscal year, but donors go by the calendar.

Volunteers: A Major But Oft-Overlooked Resource

The Agitator

Tom and I began working together 46 years ago at Common Cause , founded by the remarkable, accomplished and extraordinarily prescient John Gardner. Among the values Gardner instilled in both of us was the value of volunteerism and the importance of respect and proper management and accountability for each volunteer who worked at Common Cause.

#PHILANTHROPY: Google Can Give Time, Resources, & AdWords To Nonprofits

Non Profit Marketing 360

Google is the great behemoth of web searching and video hosting. Google.com is default homepage in millions of browsers and YouTube has inspired citizen journalists in war-torn Syria and video mashups of cute kittens in suburbia.

2 Places to Find the Best FREE Fundraising Resources in the Universe

iMarketSmart

Claire Axelrad’s Clairification : The best resource for all kinds of fundraising insights. Hands down, they are the best resource for major gift fundraising. The post 2 Places to Find the Best FREE Fundraising Resources in the Universe appeared first on MarketSmart.

A Few Very Good Free Grant Resources, Professional Advice Resources, and Also Job Seeking Resources

Seeking Grant Money Today

Some suggested resources considered standards in American philanthropy that are just good for any professional working in the nonprofit sector and professional fundraising of any kind to know about: The Foundation Center's Philanthropy New Digest - Jobs : The Foundation Center is one of the preeminent sites, online, for any nonprofit seeking grants. Tags: professional resources grant writing resources professional how to

13 Secrets of Holiday Fundraising Online | Online Fundraising & Nonprofit Marketing Resources & Tips | Network for Good Learning Center - Learn how to raise money online for your nonprofit

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Tis the season for email marketing. We can help. Fundraising Social Networking Web Site 101 Email 101 Donor Databases Nonprofit Marketing Training Network for Good provides easy and affordable online fundraising services. Visit our website to learn more.

Resource Roundup

Fundraising Breakthroughs

Below are links to some interesting articles and blog posts from the past week or so: Joanne Fritz gives her read of the latest Target Analytics Quarterly Index of National Fundraising Performance. FundRaising Success offers up 45 Easy Ways to Cultivate High-Value Donors.

Raising Money After Disaster, Tragedy: Two Resources

Selfish Giving

” I shared a few ideas in my post, but here are two additional resources. In my post on For Momentum, I suggested that businesses need to give do-gooders the resources and infrastructure they need to support causes (Think Panera Cares Cafes as an example).…

New Resources: PR Toolkit and Free Stock Images

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

First, Nonprofit Marketing Guide has teamed up with PR Newswire to provide you with some outstanding discounts, free services and resources. I’ve created a couple of new partnerships recently to help nonprofit communicators. Free and Discounted Services from PR Newswire.

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A New View of Grant Resources

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Grant seekers ask us for lots of advice, so we chatted with Cynthia Adams, president and CEO of GrantStation and a longtime friend of Network for Good, about a new way of approaching grant funding, including a recently launched resource called the PathFinder.

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Resource Roundup

Fundraising Breakthroughs

Here are some of our favorite articles, resources, and blog posts from the past week: Holly Hall at The Chronicle of Philanthropy is concerned that Too Many Fund Raisers Rush Big Gifts. Nancy E. Schwartz at Getting Attention Blog has some great direct mail tips. Sue’s Muse does a nice write up of the latest DonorPulse Survey. If you haven’t seen it yet, read the Associated Press coverage of how Americans are steady in donations to charity.