4 Motivating, Memorable Words (Message Case Study)

Getting Attention

Take a look at this one from the South Carolina Children’s Theatre (SCCT): Totally professional. You have a priceless, DOABLE opportunity to position your organization, programs, services, campaigns, and events in audiences’ hearts, minds, schedules, and wallets: Relevant messages ! Your tagline is the heart of your message platform.

Powerfully Memorable, in 8 Words or Less (Case Study)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Take a look at this one, from the South Carolina Children’s Theatre (SCCT): Totally professional. Every single nonprofit org—across size, budget, location and cause—shares a priceless opportunity to position its organizations, programs, fundraising campaigns and special events. And yes, that means your organization. Start to rock relevant messages and you’ll join a growing cadre of healthy organizations whose messages help to build awareness of their impact and value.

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[Guest Post] 6 Lessons Learned by Attending Virtual Fundraising Events

Fundraising Coach

South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts & Humanities Foundation. Director of Development, South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts & Humanities Foundation. On a recent call, I heard a concept that really impressed me. Amanda Herlihy is the Director of Development. She knew that she was going to have to shift her fundraising events to a virtual format.

The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

South Carolina's Nonprofit Summit. South Carolina's Nonprofit Summit. South Carolina’s Nonprofit Summit is the state’s largest and most comprehensive conference designed specifically by and for leaders in the nonprofit sector. It's finally here!

[PREVIEW] Top Nonprofit Conferences of Spring 2016

EveryAction

South Carolina's Nonprofit Summit. Best for: from the c-suite to the intern desk, SCANPO (the South Carolina Association of Nonprofit Organizations) has created a program for its conference that has something for everyone. If you're like us, you can't wait to ditch those winter layers and welcome the springtime bloom. Why not celebrate the start of spring with some terrific nonprofit events?

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Forget Corporate Giving, Focus On Individuals

Selfish Giving

I’m in Charleston, South Carolina this week teaching at the New Strategies Forum. That distinguished gentleman in the photo is Curt Weeden , the founder of the Forum and the former chief giving officer for Johnson & Johnson. Three times a year, Curt and I teach 25 to 35 nonprofits of all sizes how to raise money from companies. It’s a sobering endeavor when you listen to Curt talk about it.

Download Dice’s Local Market Report on Charlotte

Dice

Professionals from Texas top the list for applying to Charlotte tech jobs, followed by South Carolina, California, Georgia and Virginia. Tech salaries in the city are slightly below the national average at $89,215, but higher than bordering neighbors to the south ($76,784 in South Carolina) and west ($82,749 in Tennessee). Employer Resources Industry Insights Charlotte Hiring Job Hunting Job Skills Management North Carolina

Corporate Partnerships & The Law: Contracts ??

Selfish Giving

North Carolina : The projected amount of gross sales, and the charity’s projected total dollar share. South Carolina : The registration numbers of the charity and the company in South Carolina. [11] South Carolina registration numbers of the parties [13] ?Termination 2] See state laws in Arkansas, Connecticut, Georgia, Hawaii, New Hampshire, and South Carolina. [3]

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New Strategies for Increasing Corporate Support

Selfish Giving

I just came back from a business trip to Charleston, South Carolina. Curt Weeden (shown above) is a corporate giving expert, speaker, author and founder of the New Strategies Forum. I first shared this post with my email newsletter subscribers last week. But I got such great feedback on it I want to share it with all my readers! Subscribers to my email newsletter receive unique content from me twice a month. Sign up for my Wicked Good Newsletter today!

This Conference Entertains Good

Selfish Giving

I’m in Charleston, South Carolina, that week on business, but I’m hoping to escape the south and make this event so I can see one of my favorite actors, Tony Hale. My buddy, Phil McCarty , is involved in a GOOD conference that brings cause and entertainment together for a one-day event. You can find all the details here about Cause Placement.

One Lesson from the #iGiveLocal “Give Local America” Fiasco

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

In South Carolina, the Central Carolina Community Foundation scrambled to create a backup site using a Wufoo form for participants in Midlands Gives. Yesterday, May 3, was Give Local America Day. In many of the 50+ communities that participated, today — May 4 — is now also Give Local America Day. That’s because Kimbia’s giving platform crashed for most of yesterday, so they had to extend the campaign into today.

Let’s Give! The Big List of National, Local and Collegiate Online Giving Days (2016 Edition)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

MAY – Low Country Giving Day (South Carolina). MAY – MidlandsGives (Central Carolina Community Foundation). Are you thinking about participating in a Giving Day? Good news! There are so many organizations that have given it a try, and YOU can learn from them (the good AND the bad). Look at their websites, donation landing pages, countdown clocks, emails, social media accounts, images, and hashtags.

Fundraising Auction Tips on Magic Keys Radio, Friday at Noon Eastern

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

He’s run auctions for groups as diverse as the American Red Cross, Charleston Catholic School, March of Dimes, Western North Carolina AIDS Project, Greenville Rape Crisis & Child Abuse Center, and the National Kidney Foundation.

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Inclusive Conversations: Are Your Communications Making FRIENDS or FOES with People of Color?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Diversity in Giving: The Changing Landscape of American Philanthropy, a 2015 study by the Blackbaud technology firm in Charleston, South Carolina, challenges that thinking. CultureStrike’s Julio Salgado reimagines 90’s sitcoms with diverse casts. A lot of my peers grew up watching the popular 90’s sitcom FRIENDS. But not me.

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

South Africa / $250. South Africa. South Carolina's Nonprofit Summit. South Carolina's Nonprofit Summit. South Carolina’s Nonprofit Summit is the state’s largest and most comprehensive conference designed specifically by and for leaders in the nonprofit sector. The South by Southwest (SXSW) Conferences + Festivals offer the unique convergence of original music, independent films, and emerging technologies.

The 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

South Carolina's Nonprofit Summit. South Carolina's Nonprofit Summit. South Carolina’s Nonprofit Summit is the state’s largest and most comprehensive conference designed specifically by and for leaders in the nonprofit sector. The South by Southwest (SXSW) Conferences + Festivals offer the unique convergence of original music, independent films, and emerging technologies. Conference for North Carolina's Nonprofits. It's finally here!

Friends Listen to Friends: How to Engage Millennials, Gen Z on Instagram [SPONSORED]

Selfish Giving

Partnering with lifestyle clothing company River Happy , PurPics provided a creative entry into the University of South Carolina college market. “People influence people. Nothing influences people more than a recommendation from a trusted friend.” - Mark Zuckerberg Influencer marketing is a billion-dollar industry on Instagram alone with spending set to double by 2019.

New Cause Marketing Study Suggests that Consumers Feel Empowered When They Choose the Cause

Cause Related Marketing

Corporate Partnerships & The Law: Registration & Reporting Requirements ??

Selfish Giving

South Carolina : Companies need to ensure that campaign reports are timely submitted in South Carolina, as the state regularly imposes fines (which accrue daily) for late submission of campaign reports. [8]

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The 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

South Carolina's Nonprofit Summit. South Carolina's Nonprofit Summit. South Carolina’s Nonprofit Summit is the state’s largest and most comprehensive conference designed specifically by and for leaders in the nonprofit sector. The South by Southwest (SXSW) Conferences + Festivals offer the unique convergence of original music, independent films, and emerging technologies.

#PROAGING: Republican Budget Realigns Medicare But Ignores Long-Term Care

Non Profit Marketing 360

The macro-economics of aging over the next 40 years do not look great: the first Baby Boomers reached the age of Social-Security eligibility 15 months ago, but the crest of this so-called ‘Silver Tsunami’ will not come until about 2030. It will not recede for another couple of decades. The issue is not the number of people so much as the economy’s ability/preparation to deal with the number.

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Seed Money for Southern State Organizations Addressing Social Change Through Organizing

Seeking Grant Money Today

Fund for Southern Communities Offers Support for Social Change Groups in Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina Deadline: September 1, 2007 The Fund for Southern Communities ( [link] ) is a public foundation that supports and unites organizations and donors working to create just and sustainable communities that are free of oppression and that embrace and celebrate all people.

Are You Talking To Hispanics?

The Agitator

Moreover, the states with the largest percent growth in their Hispanic populations include nine where the Latino population more than doubled , including a swath in the southeast United States — Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee and South Carolina. The Hispanic population also more than doubled in Maryland and South Dakota.

Newsletter: A 'Long Haul' Fundraising Strategy; Rock the Casbah for a Cause ; Lacoste Ditches for Endangered & 9 Other At-Risk Species

Selfish Giving

In other checkout charity news, customers and associates throughout Kroger’s Atlanta division, which incorporates Georgia, Eastern Alabama and South Carolina, donated more than $185,000 to the American Heart Association ?? One of the best things I read this past week was how the California Symphony adopted a "long-haul" audience development model to increase attendance, attract younger supporters and land more donors. And it worked spectacularly!

WANTED: Fundraisers With Merger, Acquisition and Investment Banking Experience

The Agitator

These bonds fund programs to reduce Oklahoma’s population of women in prison, help low-income mothers to have healthy pregnancies in South Carolina , teach refugees and immigrants English and job skills in Boston , house the homeless in Denver , and reduce storm water runoff in the District of Columbia. New thinking and new approaches are fundamental necessities for survival and growth. Not because all “old” ways are bad. Not all are.

6 Thanksgiving Cause Marketing Promotions I’m Thankful for

Selfish Giving

I love what Bridgewater Candle Company in Spartanburg, South Carolina, is doing for several reasons. Whatever challenges, misfortunes and problems you faced this year, I bet you still have something to be thankful for on Thanksgiving. Maybe it’s just the fact that you’re alive! I know I’m thankful for a lot of things.

Don't Kvetch About Your Coverage. Use the News to Get More Ink!

Marketing for Nonprofits

Dear Friend, We heard the governor of South Carolina had some trouble finding the Appalachian Trail last week. You may not like the news.

Grants for Community Media In GA, NC, and SC

Seeking Grant Money Today

To be eligible to apply, an organization must be working for media and/or social justice; be located and doing work in Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina; and have 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status or have established a relationship with a fiscal sponsor with tax-exempt status. From The Foundation Center.

Just Do It - Post #2

Diva Marketing Blog

Try South Carolina? Playing off the Nike tag line. Just Do It e arly this week I asked a seemingly simple question on Diva Marketing : In this overwhelming world what One - 1 - I thing would you just do ?

Social Media Can "Help" Build & Promote Your Personal Brand - Part 3

Diva Marketing Blog

Responsible for the marketing and sales efforts at a Centex branded community in the Coastal Carolinas Division. I am licensed in real estate in both Georgia and South Carolina so obviously I am a reliable source for real estate; but I am also a reliable source of knowledge on marketing strategy, project management, and even nail polish colors to one of my Twitter followers. . My greatest strength is common sense.