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Q&A with sgLEADERS: Alicia Dicks, The Community Foundation of Herkimer and Oneida Counties

Connection Cafe

The “Q&A with sgLEADERS” series on sgENGAGE aims to provide readers, including the next generation of social good leaders, with valuable insights from executives across the social good community.

Being a Successful Fundraiser in 2021

NonProfit Hub

I have an obsession. I love defining what makes a fundraiser successful, bottling it, and using it to empower nonprofit professionals and volunteers. I’m obsessed with helping them become more productive in securing gifts to advance the charities and good causes they’re so passionate about.


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2021 Cause Awareness & Giving Day Calendar for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Cause awareness and giving days can be very powerful themes upon which to launch online fundraising and social media awareness campaigns. In addition to the days listed below, see also public holidays by country , Days of the Year , and Wikipedia’s List of Commemorative Months. January.

Building a Strong Nonprofit Brand [Step-by-step Guide + Free Resources]

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

Building a Strong Nonprofit Brand [Step-by-step Guide + Free Resources]. Having a strong brand is not just a great idea for commercial organizations. Nonprofits, NGOs, Social Enterprise also need to create and manage a strong brand.

Mail vs. Email: Pros & Cons of Each Fundraising Channel

NonProfit Hub

When it comes to choosing the right marketing channel for your nonprofit fundraising, you’ll want to consider the pros and cons of each option. The two most prominent fundraising channels for nonprofits are direct mail and email.

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Fundraising Trends: 7 Modern Strategies to Consider for 2021

Wild Apricot

For many nonprofits, 2020 was a challenging year. Now it’s coming to a close, and we enter a new year that is hopefully one of recovery (though it hasn't looked up yet.). The lessons of 2020 are definitely influencing plans for 2021. From fundraising. fundraising

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Annual Planning in an Ever-Changing World

Connection Cafe

Back in 2019, I had some great conversations with colleagues from various organizations while I helped them brainstorm ideas and strategies for their missions and make plans for the coming year. As 2020 rolled in, most had created their plans. Many of those plans were energizing and exciting.

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New Year’s Rituals for Nonprofits To Improve Resilience in 2021

Beth Kanter

Sunset at Half Moon Bay. As we face an even darker winter due to the pandemic, we need to keep improving our resilience, the ability to adapt well in spite of significant stressors. Using rituals as part of our professional work is one strategy that can help.

Should Your Organization Offer Free Memberships?

Wild Apricot

Recruiting and retaining members during challenging social and economic times is hard work — as you well know! However, that doesn’t mean it’s time to throw in the towel just yet. There are many membership growth options that your. membership

The Symbiotic Relationship Between Corporations and their Stakeholders

Connection Cafe

As an organization that was created more than a decade ago to help corporations further engage their employees in social responsibility, YourCause, a Blackbaud solution, has preached the business case for CSR to companies for quite some time.

[FREE WEBINAR] How to Host a Successful Virtual or Hybrid Golf Fundraiser for Your Nonprofit

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Date: Tuesday, February 23, 2021. Time: 1pm EST / 10am PST. Presented by: Logan Foote , Education Manager at Cost: Free.

Ways to create an inclusive employee training program


Businesses of all sizes have made significant developments in becoming more inclusive and diverse. Here’s how organizations can overcome bias to create an inclusive employee training program

6 Steps to Get the Press to Tell Your Story

NonProfit Hub

Almost all media now feature feel-good stories about people and organizations that do good. Even so, getting attention from the shrinking, but highly diversified, press pool still takes persistence and creativity. Here are 6 steps to get the press to tell your story: 1.

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The Ins and Outs of Membership Pricing

Wild Apricot

Deciding how to price your membership can be challenging. How can you find a price point that's fair for your members, accurately represents the value you’re providing, and covers the cost of running your organization? Whether you’re a. membership

4 Steps for Starting an Employee Relief Fund

Connection Cafe

Last week, sgEngage released a podcast episode featuring Holly Welch Stubbing, CEO of E4E Relief.

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9 Lessons Learned from Hosting Virtual Fundraising Events

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By Matthew Burnell , F ounder of ClickBid , a mobile bidding provider for online auctions, virtual galas, and in-person events. Fundraising has not stopped during these uncertain times. Since March, we have seen organizations take their annual fundraisers online and go virtual.

Free Lightroom Presets for Portraits in 2021

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Do you know how to use Adobe Lightroom presets? Well, there are many things you can do with Lightroom. You can edit, reduce brightness, adjusting saturation, changing color, and much more. Lightroom is a popular photo editing software that helps enhance photos to make them more appealing.

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Today’s Talk with Brady Josephson

NonProfit Hub

This week, we sat down with Brady Josephson, the managing director of the NextAfter Institute. NextAfter provides fundraising research and training to help nonprofits grow. They are passionate about figuring out what really works in fundraising.

Why Your Congregation Needs Synagogue Management Software

Wild Apricot

Are you a Rabbi or community leader, looking to make a difference in the lives of your congregation members? Do you find yourself overwhelmed by administrative tasks and left with little time to engage with your community and advance your mission? website-and-technology

Five Ways to Promote Wellness in Your Organization this New Year

Connection Cafe

Corporate social responsibility has taken on a completely new look since we all started staying the social six feet apart and began doing our jobs from home.

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Solutions to stop Plastic Pollution [People, Tech, Organizations, Governments]

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

Solutions to stop Plastic Pollution. People, Tech, Organizations, Governments]. Reducing our plastic pollution is one of the greatest challenges facing planet earth. Luckily, there are solutions. Governments, Organizations, and millions of people are stepping up.

How to Steam Amazon Prime Video on TV

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Have you always wanted to watch Prime Video on your TV but you don’t know how? This guide will show you the various ways you can watch Amazon Prime Video on TV without spending a penny. What is Amazon Prime?

Today’s Talk with Kerstin Heuer

NonProfit Hub

Welcome back! For our first video of the year, we sat down with marketing expert Kerstin Heuer to discuss goals. It is important to reflect on the challenges and opportunities that 2020 brought. Kerstin shared a tool she’s been using to reflect on the last year both personally and professionally.

How to Create an Event Registration Form with Wild Apricot + Examples

Wild Apricot

What does your organization currently use to register new event attendees? Does your system involve multiple steps, half a dozen tools that don’t integrate with each other and a whole lot of manual data entry? If so, you’ll be happy to. events

The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 180: How to Grow an Online Community

Connection Cafe

There’s no question that online communities are more important than they’ve ever been in the past. These communities can offer real action and tangible support to all types of people who live anywhere in the world.

Chills, Thrills, and Dollar Bills, Part 2

Blue Fox

Here’s Why Cash is King for Your Nonprofit During the 2020/2021 Economic Crisis In our latest blog post, [ Chills, Thrills, and Dollar Bill, Part 1] we talked about what a cash flow is, and why it's important for your nonprofit.

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How to Watch Disney Plus On Roku Device

Find the free stuff

Have you always wanted to watch Disney Plus on Roku but don’t know how? This step-by-step guide will put you through the whole process without stress.

The Best Online PDF Converter Tool For Compressing Your PDF Files

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

The Best Online PDF Converter Tool For Compressing Your PDF Files. Are you looking to convert your PDF files? Check how how to do that in this article. When handling big file sizes of documents will lead to an inconvenient way of sharing to the internet platform.

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The Ultimate Event Planning Guide: How to Plan an Event

Wild Apricot

Looking for how to plan an event, or advice on event planning? You’ve come to the right place. We’ve seen a lot of organizations’ events over the years, and there are ten steps we’ve identified as key to a successful event. events

Taking Doctors’ Day Beyond the Direct Mail Appeal

Connection Cafe

If you’re going to try something new, now is the time!

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Chills, Thrills, and Dollar Bills, Part 1

Blue Fox

Here’s Why Cash is King for Your Nonprofit During the 2020/2021 Economic Crisis The Benjamins. That bankroll. Can you tell we’re talking about CASH? Keeping a keen eye on cash flow goes hand-in-hand with creating a meaningful budget for your organization.

How to Activate Disney Plus And Get Free Trial?

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Are you wondering how to activate Disney Plus free trial? These steps will guide you through the various processes to get the free trial and enjoy its amazing services and offers. Disney Plus is an amazing steaming platform for your favorite shows and movies.

6 Things That You Should Know About GoGoPDF’s Compressing Tool

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

6 Things That You Should Know About GoGoPDF’s Compressing Tool. Want to Compress your PDF files? Check out what you need to know about GoGoPDF’s Compressing Tool in this article. There are some instances where people need to reduce their PDFs’ size to send them via web or email.

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Here's a checklist for selecting the right training LMS partner


Many organizations are looking to invest in a Learning Management System (LMS) to streamline their training operations. Here are a few things that you need to carefully evaluate to select the right LMS partner

2021 Strategic Planning, COVID-style

Connection Cafe

With 2020 finally over and the COVID-19 vaccine on the way, there is certainly cause for optimism in 2021.

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Key Takeaways From the Latest COVID-19 Relief Bill, Including PPP2

Blue Fox

As you read, remember that our team at Blue Fox is happy to answer questions, provide assistance with PPP applications and forgiveness, and help your organization navigate the pandemic’s financial challenges. On December 21st, the U.S.

How to Activate Hulu for Your Device

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Are you wondering how to activate Hulu on any device? These steps will guide you to use Hulu on any device without having to log in every time you log in on the device. What is Hulu? It is one of the best applications used for streaming movies, TV shows, and TV series. Hulu has.