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OnDemand – Stewardship & The Art of Thank You

NonProfit PRO

Watch on-demand as fundraising expert Erin Crotty from CharityEngine shares insights and tactics for improving stewardship through the art of Thank You – for mid-level and large givers. In case you missed it! Includes Downloadable Slides.

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OnDemand – Stewardship and The Art of Thank You

NonProfit PRO

Watch on-demand as fundraising expert Erin Crotty from CharityEngine shares insights and tactics for improving stewardship through the art of Thank You – for mid-level and large givers. In case you missed it! Includes Downloadable Slides.

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Funding & Grant Resources For Nonprofits Focused On Arts & Culture

Bloomerang

Similar to the list I shared for nonprofits focusing on education , arts and culture tends to be a very popular issue area for American foundations. The large difference is that most funders tend to direct a majority of their arts funding to local and regional organizations. Funding Priority: Arts & Culture. Ford Foundation.

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The Art of Thanking Your Donors

NonProfit PRO

This month's edition focuses on expressing gratitude to the donors and supporters of your organization.

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Client Spotlight: Orange County School of the Arts

Qgiv

Who they are The award-winning Orange County School of the Arts (OCSA) provides a creative, challenging, and nurturing environment that offers bright and talented students unparalleled preparation for higher education and a profession in the arts. OCSA is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

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AI in Marketing and Art

Media Cause

We’re even beginning to see an emergence of AI in marketing and art. . What does AI art mean for designers? I asked Rob Shaw, Art Director at Media Cause , for his thoughts on the implications of text-to-image technology: . Who owns the AI art that is created? “I can absolutely see the potential. Rights Issues.

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Call for nominations for the 2023 Sobey Art Award

Charity Village

The National Gallery of Canada launched the call for nominations for the 2023 Sobey Art Award. In addition, the five shortlisted artists will be […] The post Call for nominations for the 2023 Sobey Art Award appeared first on CharityVillage.

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The Art & Science of Building Long-Term Donor Relationships through Recurring Gifts

NonProfit PRO

Savvy nonprofits have long known the power of small, recurring donations. People still have a burning desire to support causes they care about. So what's the key to unlocking their generosity? It's simple: encourage your donors to automate their giving.

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Using the Arts to Support Nonprofits

NonProfit PRO

Leaders of nonprofits all have a few things in common – we believe in dedicating ourselves to working for the common good, money isn’t always the bottom line for us when it comes to our work, and we’re convinced that if we could get enough people to hear the stories of the life-changing work happening […].

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The Art of Naming

Forum One

The art of naming comes with many challenges, but it can also be lots of fun deciding on a name that is timeless and represents the brand vision of your organization. The post The Art of Naming appeared first on Forum One | Turn Ideas Into Impact. We have three tips to focus on when thinking about a new name.

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The Art Of Asking: 3 Tricks To Keep Donation Appeal Messaging Fresh

Bloomerang

When it comes to the art of asking , multiple studies have proved these three tools to be effective for donation appeal messaging. The post The Art Of Asking: 3 Tricks To Keep Donation Appeal Messaging Fresh appeared first on Bloomerang. Well the answer might come down to the specifics of how we frame donation appeal messaging.

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Funding & Grant Resources For Nonprofits Focused On Arts & Culture

Kindful

Similar to the list I shared for nonprofits focusing on education , arts and culture tends to be a very popular issue area for American foundations. The large difference is that most funders tend to direct a majority of their arts funding to local and regional organizations. Funding Priority: Arts & Culture. Ford Foundation.

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An Arts & Cultural Professional’s Guide to bbcon 2022 Virtual

sgEngage

While there are dozens of sessions designed to pique anyone’s interest, we wanted to highlight some specifically created for the arts and culture audience. The post An Arts & Cultural Professional’s Guide to bbcon 2022 Virtual first appeared on npENGAGE. Blackbaud Product Update Briefings. Register for free today !

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Call for candidacies for the Ordre des arts et des lettres du Québec

Charity Village

The Caisse Desjardins de la Culture is issuing its annual call for candidacies for the Ordre des arts et des lettres du Québec which is a prestigious honour awarded to luminaries who have made an outstanding contribution to enriching Québec’s cultural life.

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Arts, Culture, Heritage, and Sport Sector Recovery from the Impact of COVID-19

Charity Village

The Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage culminated their study of the arts and culture sector with a new report, Challenges Related To The Recovery Of The Arts, Culture, Heritage, And Sport Sectors, Which Have Been Deeply Impacted By The Covid-19 Pandemic.

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Webinar: Stewardship & the Art of Saying Thank You – May 20

NonProfit PRO

Statistics say it takes 7 personal touches to go from a first gift to the second. Join CharityEngine’s Erin Crotty, as she shows how to set up a system of demonstrating gratefulness for your various donor types: sustainers, new donors, annual fund donors, and more.

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The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 244: The Art of Managing, Rather than Mitigating, Risk

sgEngage

The post The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 244: The Art of Managing, Rather than Mitigating, Risk first appeared on npENGAGE. Subscribe to the podcast on iTunes , Stitcher or your preferred streaming service for future episodes! Listen Now: Resources: PEAK Grantmaking. The Myth of Risk: Fear Not the Dragons, Funder. Full Webinar.

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Statistics Canada releases new funding data for the not-for-profit performing arts sector

Charity Village

New data shows the not-for-profit performing arts industries in Canada rely heavily upon grants, subsidies, donations, corporate sponsorships, and fundraising. While the pandemic detrimentally impacted the performing arts industries in Canada, revenue diversification is projected to pick up as events, performances, and art displays resume.

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How to Get Your Visitors to Post About Your Arts and Cultural Organization

sgEngage

A genuine social media shout out from a happy visitor is fantastic for marketing your arts and cultural institution; consider it like a testimonial but not as arduous to solicit. According to The Art Newspaper’s annual survey in 2021, visits to the world’s 100 most-visited museums plummeted by 77% in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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The art of effective digital workplaces: Communication styles

Charity Village

The post The art of effective digital workplaces: Communication styles appeared first on CharityVillage. Get more details and register here. Your nonprofit spends countless hours communicating to the world about the good you do. But how many hours have you spent working […].

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$25-million gift to create new public art trail on Toronto’s waterfront

Charity Village

$25 million donation from the Pierre Lassonde Family Foundation will create a new, outdoor public art trail on the future Villiers Island in Toronto’s transformed Port Lands. The post $25-million gift to create new public art trail on Toronto’s waterfront appeared first on CharityVillage.

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The Artists’ Foundation launches the Canada Performing Arts Workers Resilience Fund

Charity Village

The foundation is announcing the official launch of a new direct financial support fund for performing arts workers throughout the province. The post The Artists’ Foundation launches the Canada Performing Arts Workers Resilience Fund appeared first on CharityVillage.

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Zen and the Art of the Nonprofit Donation Receipt

Qgiv

The post Zen and the Art of the Nonprofit Donation Receipt appeared first on Qgiv Blog. Check out these best practices for your donation forms. Ready to take a look at our redesigned forms? These interactive templates are full of stats and tips!

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A Guide to bbcon 2021 Virtual for Arts & Cultural Organizations

sgEngage

bbcon 2021 Virtual , happening October 13–15, will bring together thousands of arts & cultural professionals from zoos, museums, aquaria, performing arts organizations, gardens, and beyond for three days of cutting-edge thought leadership, virtual peer networking and unforgettable experiences.

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The Art of Effective Digital Workplaces: A Communication Style Workshop

Charity Village

The post The Art of Effective Digital Workplaces: A Communication Style Workshop appeared first on CharityVillage.

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Building Immersive, Innovative Digital Experiences for Arts and Culture

Forum One

Arts organizations serve as a vital heartbeat for local communities, infusing creativity, transforming spaces, and bringing together diverse audiences. The Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts: Elevating a world-class cultural landmark. The Frist Art Museum: Inspiring cultural curiosity in Nashville.

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What to Do About Ignorance in Major Gifts

NonProfit PRO

There is more to it than the art of asking. Major gifts fundraising is generally misunderstood. So, if you are facing ignorance in your nonprofit, here are some ways you can educate your fellow team members on the role.

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5 Great Examples of Nonprofit Calls to Action

NonProfit PRO

Writing a call to action (CTA) that hits the spot every time is part art, and part science. CTAs need to be short, sweet, and to the point. Here are five examples of winning CTAs that you can draw inspiration from.

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Want More Members? Leverage Engagement as an Art AND a Science

Wild Apricot

Art is fun. This is a guest blog post by Ben Bisbee, the presenters of our free webinar on 7 Ways to Increase Member Engagement in a Distracted World. Click here to sign up for this webinar on April 24, 2018. As a nonprofit, allowing yourself to direct.

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Get Them to Build Castles—Strategies for Successful Cross-Functional Teams

.orgSource

The left brain uses emotional intelligence, empathy, creativity, and artful facilitation to keep all the players working productively together. Great leaders rely on both sides of the brain. The right brain meticulously lays out the goals and follows the tasks, timeline, and budget.

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Fur-Bearers Arts & Science Scholarship now accepting applications for 2021

Charity Village

The Fur-Bearers Arts & Science Scholarship was created in 2021 to support individuals who are committed to improving co-existence with wildlife in Canada. The post Fur-Bearers Arts & Science Scholarship now accepting applications for 2021 appeared first on CharityVillage.

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Nominations are now open for the 2022 Sobey Art Award

Charity Village

Nominations are now open for the 2022 Sobey Art Award, as one of the most generous prizes for contemporary artists in the world celebrates 20 years of championing visual arts in Canada. Founded in 2002, the Sobey Art Award is funded by the Sobey Art Foundation (SAF) and organized and presented by the National Gallery of Canada (NGC).

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4 Steps for Fundraisers to Nail Their Next Ask

NonProfit PRO

At last week’s Fundraising Day in New York 2022 from AFP-NYC, the “Making the Ask and Demystifying the Process” panel delved into the art of the ask. Here are a few tactics the panelists suggested to help you succeed in each step along the way — from landing the meeting to responding to the donor’s “no.”.

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6 Creative Program Ideas for Arts & Cultural Organizations

Connection Cafe

On a recent trip to Chicago, I checked out the Museum of Contemporary Art. As I walked around delighting in the weirdness that is contemporary art, I realized how advantageous it can be to not have any permanent exhibits. Learn how the Speed Art Museum is delivering an exceptional experience for visitors and employees: read the story.

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Nonprofits of the Month :: March 2010 :: Modern and Contemporary Art

Nonprofit Tech for Good

March’s theme is Modern and Contemporary Art. Below are 5 museums throughout the world that are creatively utilizing social media: Twitter: Museo de Arte Contemporáneo in Lima. Facebook: Moscow Museum of Modern Art. MySpace: Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney. Flickr: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

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The Benefits of Hosting Small Fundraising Events vs. Large Galas

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For example, a small art museum held an? art auction ?this First, the auction itself, by virtue of its online format, had a broad geographic reach – you didn’t have to be onsite at an event to bid on the art. . Fundraiser Ideas for Smaller Groups . this winter, but with a twist. The auction itself was held online, on an?auction

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Smart, Forward-Thinking Budget Planning

NonProfit PRO

Budget planning is an art and a science. Watch this on-demand webinar for best practices for working efficiently to build budgets for multi-year and unusual grants, manage cash flow and handle budgets-to-actuals. Learn ideal budget presentation formats and how teams can quickly access essential data to inform strategic decisions.

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The Best Digital Art Software For Drawing & Painting of 2021

Find the free stuff

Are you stranded on the best digital art software you can use? Well, why not use digital art software for. The post The Best Digital Art Software For Drawing & Painting of 2021 appeared first on PhreeSite.com. Well, in this article you will learn about the ten best that will make your creative work easy.

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Canada Council for the Arts accepting funding applications from Indigenous artists and organizations

Charity Village

The Canada Council for the Arts is currently accepting funding applications from Indigenous artists and organizations in two separate funding streams. The post Canada Council for the Arts accepting funding applications from Indigenous artists and organizations appeared first on CharityVillage.

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Leadership Lessons From The Seven Arts Of Change

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The Seven Arts Of Change book by David Shaner is all about leading business transformation that lasts. It’s well worth your read. Some of my favorite leadership lesson takeaways include: Personal Progress : Most leaders miss the fact that every employee possesses a latent willingness to change.

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