Real Life Horrors for Halloween

Wild Woman Fundraising

Sometimes the violence in the Congo and Rwanda can seem like too much to bear. Rwandan Children of Rape- Photoessay by Mother Jones. On Saturday I went into four different craft stores, and Halloween decorations were everywhere. “Boo!&# said a banner. “SCARY SAVINGS!&#

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A Little Help: March Madness

A Small Change

Money is being raised to help Ruhanga Primary School in Rwanda. For only $15 you can improve the education of a child in Rwanda. This month is awarding $16,500 to nonprofits who raise money through their site. The nonprofit that raises the most supporters wins up to $10,000. 10,000 to the nonprofit has the most supporters. 3,000 to the nonprofit with the second most supporters. 2,000 as part of a draw to an organization that have more than 50 supporters.

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Sharing Your Progress: 12 Phrases that Give Your Donors Credit for Helping

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

million goal for water projects in Rwanda. “Sharing Your Progress” season is coming up fast. That’s when you talk about the highlights and victories of your year, and thank donors for helping you make it happen.

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Oh, Online Communciations Officer

Getting Attention

Foundation Rwanda (San Francisco, CA). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for full-time or part-time staff, consulting or internship opportunities. Thanks! NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Communications and Community Advocacy Associate. Sage (New York, NY).

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Free Advertising for Your Nonprofit

A Small Change

As you’ve probably noticed this month I’ve been promoting a nonprofit, The Wellspring Foundation encouraging people to help a school in Rwanda. This has made me realize that we could all really benefit from showcasing the many different campaigns and nonprofits that we represent. Starting next month I am going to provide an area on my sidebar, available for free, for you to promote your nonprofit or campaign.

The Art of Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

25, 2010, an evocative piece called “The Resurrection of the Dead” by Frantz Zephirin , The New Yorker will donate profits from print sales to Partners in Health , a charity based in Boston serving health care needs in Haiti, Malawi, Peru, Rwanda and elsewhere.

A fundraising tip: Choose hope over hopeless

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Soon after the genocide in Rwanda, researcher Paul Slovic asked some research subjects whether they were willing to give money to deliver desperately needed water to a refugee camp in Zaire (now Congo) to save 4,500 lives. Some of the people were told the refugee camp had 11,000 people in it. Others were told it had 100,000 people in it. Either way, the number of lives that could be saved was 4,500. But guess what? People gave less when they thought the camp was bigger.