How to Conduct a Social Media Audit for Your Nonprofit (with free template)

J Campbell Social Marketing

Download the Nonprofit Social Media Audit template. Anybody have a Social Media Audit template? This question keeps coming up in my orbits, and I haven’t seen many specific recipes or templates for social media audits (or more comprehensive digital audits).”.

8 Tips and A Free Template for Your Nonprofit RFP

EveryAction

nonprofit template RFP If you work in the nonprofit sector, you''re probably familiar with the RFP process + the fact that it can be a stressful, labor-intensive, time consuming, yet truly fundamental part of the job. But there are things you can do to make developing, distributing, and reviewing RFPs as painless as possible.

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8 Tips for Your Nonprofit RFP Process Featuring a Free RFP Template

EveryAction

Keeping these basic do's and don'ts in mind can yield great results + make the RFP process a lot simpler (and so can our No-Fuss Nonprofit RFP Template.). To help you get off to a quick start, we've developed a Nonprofit RFP Template that includes all of the must-have information to get the ball rolling in the right direction! template RFPSo your nonprofit needs a new vendor or consultant. You know what that means!

3 Easy Ways To Make Your Nonprofit's Email Program Stand Out Today [With Free Templates]

EveryAction

Download our free template to get your series started with a strong initial welcome email, and use an additional email slightly later to provide more information and opportunities for them to take action. For most nonprofits, email is the backbone of their digital fundraising program.

8 Secrets To Writing a Great Nonprofit RPF With Ease [Free Template]

EveryAction

Creating a Request for Proposals can be labor-intensive, time consuming, and stressful, but it's a lot easier when you're not starting from scratch - so we've put together a template that you can fill out as you go, which already contains the structure, sections, and language you'll need.

How to Create and Use a Nonprofit Social Media Calendar [with template]

J Campbell Social Marketing

Get a free download of the Nonprofit Social Media Calendar template by clicking here. I have a free template here that you can adapt and use for your specific, unique organizational social media platforms. I have included a downloadable Free Social Media Calendar Template for you to use – one that I use with my clients. The post How to Create and Use a Nonprofit Social Media Calendar [with template] appeared first on JCSM. As a nonprofit marketer, you wear many hats.

6 Free Mobile Responsive Email Templates for Nonprofits

EveryAction

Mobile has changed the face of the internet. Responsive web design has gone from a perk, to a need, to a must

Content calendar templates for social media

Fundraising Coach

Naturally, readers have asked if I had any examples of templates to help schedule your social media updates on your calendar. 5 Social Media Editorial Content Calendar Templates. Here’s LightBox Collaborative’s template hosted on Google Docs. This blog post from Hubspot has great ideas on scheduling and includes a link to a template too. Earlier this week, I wrote on how to jumpstart your year end giving.

Week of Freebies! Day 3: 10 Editorial Calendar Templates for Nonprofits [Time Sensitive]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We’re giving away our $49 e-book: 10 Editorial Calendar Templates for Nonprofits. Happy Holidays! It’s that time of year where we show our readers some love with some FREE goodies. . Today’s freebie is a good one! But this offer is only good until midnight Eastern tomorrow, December 29, 2016. In this e-book, we’ve taken all we have learned about editorial planning, multichannel marketing, and content creation and rolled that into 10 different sample editorial calendars for you.

A Basic Nonprofit Marketing Strategy, Outlined

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Are you looking for a basic template or pattern to follow when creating a nonprofit marketing strategy? Nonprofit Marketing Plans and Strategies plan strategy template

A Template for Your Branding RFP

Mission Minded

Download our new, free Request for Proposal (RFP) template for your organization’s branding project. Our template should save you time and make your process easier. If you’ve decided that your nonprofit could benefit from a branding project, we’d like to help you get started. We’ve outlined what information you should include in your RFP (as […]. Blog Nonprofit Branding

What You Should Include in a Board Presentation (with Examples & A Free Template)

Fundraising Report Card

The post What You Should Include in a Board Presentation (with Examples & A Free Template) appeared first on Fundraising Report Card. Reporting to the board may be daunting, but it’s incredibly important. Your board is tasked with overseeing your organization, and providing them with a snapshot into the health of the organization’s fundraising is critical to their success.

What to Include in Your Organization’s Fundraising KPI Dashboard? (Plus a FREE Template!)

Fundraising Report Card

Plus a FREE Template!) Dashboards, and the information that they provide, can be useful — the operative word being can. Thinking through what’s needed and setting up a fundraising dashboard is the tricky part of the process. The post What to Include in Your Organization’s Fundraising KPI Dashboard? appeared first on Fundraising Report Card. Analysis

12 astounding ways engagement fundraising can help you right now

iMarketSmart

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Why you need to focus on the most qualified donors

iMarketSmart

Fundraising strategy best practices for fundraising building major gifts pipeline charity blog cultivation for major gifts cultivation for planned giving donor cultivation donor pipeline definition donor prospect list template fundraising pipeline definition fundraising pipeline template fundraising tips give focus to Philanthropy philanthropy blog qualifying major gift prospectsFocus. Because… the world is quickly becoming one that has fewer donors giving more.

Nonprofit Marketing Plan Template -- Invest 5 - 10 Hours to Grow Communications Impact

Getting Attention

Your template helps enormously. Thanks so much for the Marketing Plan Template. In response to your requests, I’ve developed this ready-to-use nonprofit marketing plan template for you to download. We've just completed our strategic plan and are poised to plan our marketing.

Nonprofit Marketing Plan Template — Invest 5 – 10 Hours to Grow Communications Impact

Getting Attention

Your template helps enormously. "Thanks "Thanks so much for the Marketing Plan Template.   In response to your requests, I’ve developed this ready-to-use nonprofit marketing plan template for you to download. We've just completed our strategic plan and are poised to plan our marketing. We didn't quite know where or how to start and your plan helps enormously." "   — Pam Voss-Page, Executive Director, Student Leadership Services.

Almost four years ago I declared: “The Fundraising Pyramid Is DEAD!”

iMarketSmart

Fundraising Lead Generation Major Giving Planned Giving best practices for fundraising best practices for planned giving charitable giving charity charity blog donor cultivation donor giving pyramid donor pyramid of fundraising strategies donor pyramid template donor vortex fundraising tips gift giving pyramid gift pyramid template full giving pyramid report Philanthropy philanthropy blog what is a donor pyramidIs the fundraising donor pyramid dead?

Be The Match tests improvements to its email messaging template

DonorDigital

Test Version of the new email messaging appeal template for Be The Match. In this “story appeal”, the control version used their standard email template design and copy layout, weaving together a donor/ recipient story with a donation ask (linked to a standard donation form). Click to Enlarge). In an ongoing effort to optimize the engagement with our clients’ email appeals, we recently tested a new messaging format for Be The Match.

How to tell a story: A template

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

He shared Brian McDonald’s template of what composes a great story: a relatable protagonist, an inciting incident, a series of barriers to overcome and a resolution. He recommends the following McDonald-inspired template for structuring your stories: Once upon a time __, and every day __ until one day. The terrific Andy Goodman gave an inspiring and deeply useful session on storytelling for Network for Good yesterday (access the recorded webinar here ).

nonprofits can use microsoft word templates for better design, communication

Studio 501c

" I've long been a fan of designer Chuck Green, who created these wonderful Word templates -- for everything from reports to ads to brochures to certificates -- for OKI Printing Solutions. Be sure to page down to the marketing materials to find the report template.).

nonprofits can use microsoft word templates for better design, communication

Studio 501c

" I've long been a fan of designer Chuck Green, who created these wonderful Word templates -- for everything from reports to ads to brochures to certificates -- for OKI Printing Solutions. Be sure to page down to the marketing materials to find the report template.).

nonprofits can use microsoft word templates for better design, communication

Studio 501c

" I've long been a fan of designer Chuck Green, who created these wonderful Word templates -- for everything from reports to ads to brochures to certificates -- for OKI Printing Solutions. Be sure to page down to the marketing materials to find the report template.).

Is donor qualification more important than donor identification?

iMarketSmart

Fundraising best practices for fundraising cultivation for planned giving donor mapping template donor prospect research template engagement fundraising fundraising cycle diagram how to find major donors how to identify potential donors identifying prospects for fundraising major gift fundraising non profit donors database philanthropy blog potential donor meaningIdentification.

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Private vs. Public Schools and Marketing Channels (EF-0014)

iMarketSmart

On today’s episode we discuss our second set of listener submitted questions. This time on if the approach to public and private school fundraising is different and how to determine what fundraising marketing channels to focus on. You can have your question discussed on the show by emailing me – tim@imarketsmart.com. The post Private vs. Public Schools and Marketing Channels (EF-0014) appeared first on MarketSmart, LLC |.

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Email as a Fundraising Tool – Episode 4

iMarketSmart

Podcast donation email sample Email Marketing email template asking for donations fundraising email best practices fundraising email ideas fundraising email sample fundraising email to coworkers Marketing channels personal fundraising letter sample sample email fundraising campaignLearn how to use email in a way donors love, how to use it to track engagement, some pitfalls to avoid, and much more. Visit iMarketSmart.com to learn more about MarketSmart.

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How to write a perfect donor thank-you: A template and example

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

And if you’re stuck, here’s my template for a great thank-you. My favorite nonprofit, A Wider Circle , set me a thank-you letter this weekend. It started with the following quote. “I truly appreciate everything you have given my family. The household items aside, it’s the hope, the faith, the trust, and the reassurance that kind, caring and loving people still do exist. I used to be the one that donated the clothes, the canned goods, and volunteered my time.

Why do staff at smaller charities seem to have more time to write heartfelt thank you notes?

iMarketSmart

Fundraising charity blog cultivation for major gifts cultivation for planned giving donor centered thank you letters donor cultivation donor thank you letter template sample thank you letter for donation of goods thank you for donation quotes thank you letter for donation of money thank you letter for generositySome charities send me amazing ‘thank you notes’ They are personal, relevant and heartfelt. They make me feel all warm and fuzzy.

2017 Major Gifts Fundraising Benchmark Study – Episode 13

iMarketSmart

Podcast how to become a major gifts officer major gift fundraising best practices major gift fundraising plan template major gifts fundraising strategy major gifts officer career path major gifts officer job description major gifts officer jobs what is a major giftOn today’s episode we discuss the 2017 Major Gifts Fundraising Benchmark Study. This study is the first of its kind by focusing on major gifts. You can download the report at [link].

14 things you must know about your donors to win major gifts (including planned gifts)

iMarketSmart

Fundraising Major Giving Planned Giving cultivation for major gifts donor cultivation engagement fundraising major donor fundraising major gift fundraising plan template top five prospect research toolsHere are 14 things you must know about your donors if you want to raise major and planned gifts (13 of which can be obtained from a donor survey ): 1- Why do they care about your nonprofit’s mission? 2- What programs interest them and why?

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Where are you spending your marketing dollars?

iMarketSmart

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Are you in love with your organization’s mission?

iMarketSmart

Fundraising charity blog free non profit mission statement examples mission statement examples for business mission statements of nonprofit organisations nonprofit mission statement requirements nonprofit mission statement template nonprofit mission statement worksheet nonprofit vision statement organization mission statement examples Philanthropy philanthropy blog philosophyIt’s all about love.

Is shaming an effective fundraising strategy?

iMarketSmart

Fundraising Philosophy/motivation strategy best fundraising tactics best practices for fundraising charity blog donor cultivation effective non-profit fundraising strategies fundraising strategies for nonprofits pdf fundraising strategies inc fundraising strategies pdf fundraising strategy plan fundraising tips most effective fundraising strategies nonprofit fundraising strategy template Philanthropy StrategyI was intrigued. .

7 things about email subject lines that will help you save the world

iMarketSmart

Firstly, email subject lines are actually headlines. The great advertising legend David Ogilvy once said, “On average, five times as many people read the headlines as read body copy. So, when you have written your headline, you have spent eighty cents out of your dollar.”

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A challenge for the fundraisers of the world…

iMarketSmart

Fundraising best fundraising tactics charity blog cultivation for major gifts cultivation for planned giving donor cultivation fundraising goals fundraising objectives examples fundraising strategies pdf fundraising strategy plan fundraising strategy sample fundraising tips most effective fundraising strategies nonprofit fundraising strategy template Philanthropy StrategyFundraisers have more competitors now than ever before. Your competition is global.

You’ve got leads (identified major donor prospects) but are they ‘outreach-ready’?

iMarketSmart

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Don't Tell Me an Issue! Tell me a Story.

Fundraising 123

Nonprofit Marketing Best Practices TemplateStories are the way we've communicated throughout human history. There's a reason for that: Stories are powerful. They grab and hold our attention. They put a face on an issue and make it personal. They make people care, And move them to action! [Both within your organization and outside of it.]. In a world inundated by information, it is the compelling stories, not the issues, that will stand out and be remembered. .

Will you take the Red Pen Challenge?

Fundraising Coach

Ask Fundraising Letters direct mail fundraising fundraising letter templatesFundraising is a counter-intuitive profession. But it is a profession. Experts research fundraising tactics and test strategies to find out what works. Often, the results seem illogical. Like is the case in writing fundraising letters that actually raise money. The We/I Test. In our fundraising letters, we typically think our job is to convince donors that we - the nonprofit is a safe investment.

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“Social Media At Work” Video for Canadian Public Servants

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Governance Government Videos examples goc government of canada guideline public servants Social Media social media guidelines social media policy tbs templates transport canada treasury board videoAny time I see a government effort in using video these days I like to applaud it. Providing information in an appealing visual format that is designed with the web in mind first , will soon be standard practice (that’s my hope anyway).

What's an Email Address Worth?

Fundraising 123

Tags: Email 101 101: Getting Started Template

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Nonprofit Brand and Style Guide [Video Tour]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Marketing Bank (graphics, logos, photos, templates, good/bad examples, etc.). A nonprofit brand and style guide is right up there with an editorial calendar as a top tool for nonprofit communications pros.

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Introducing the First Ever Major Gifts Fundraising Benchmark Study

iMarketSmart

Fundraising Major Giving charity blog engagement fundraising major gift fundraising major gift fundraising best practices major gift fundraising plan template major gift officer expectations major gift officer performance metrics major gift officer portfolio major gift officer portfolio size major gift officer training Philanthropy philanthropy blog what is a major giftThe first-ever benchmark study on major gifts fundraising.

Top 7 Fundraising In’s and Out’s for 2018

ENR Construction

Fundraising best fundraising tactics effective non-profit fundraising strategies fundraising strategies examples fundraising strategies for nonprofits pdf fundraising strategies pdf fundraising strategy plan most effective fundraising strategies nonprofit fundraising strategy templateOUT: Making donors feel bad , twisting their arms, telling them to give ’til it hurts and shaming them.

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