Honoring both Funders and Fundraisers on National Philanthropy Day

Connection Cafe

In 2009, when I was serving as the President of the Association of Fundraising Professionals’ South Carolina Lowcountry Chapter , I found myself in front of a group of 400 generous, deeply caring people. Happy Thanksgiving…a week early.

Association Social Media: National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)

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3) Can you describe the internal collaboration workflow with other areas of the association (e.g. If budget and resources were no object, what would you love to see in terms of your association’s social media presence in 3 years?

Association Social Media: National Business Officers Association (NBOA)

SocialFish

——————— In today’s interview, we’re talking to Melissa Zinder, Manager, Social Media & Online Initiatives at the National Business Officers Association!

Association Social Media: National Society of Accountants

SocialFish

——————— Everyone say hi to Claire Berlin, Membership and Communications Coordinator, National Society of Accountants! 3) Can you describe the internal collaboration workflow with other areas of the association (e.g.

Association Social Media: National Association for Women Business Owners Phoenix Chapter (NAWBOPHX)

SocialFish

——————— Welcome to Tracie Rollins, social media manager for the National Association for Women Business Owners Phoenix Chapter (NAWBOPHX)! 3) Can you describe the internal collaboration workflow with other areas of the association (e.g.

Guatemalan National Police Archive Goes Online

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

The Guatemalan government human rights ombudsman invited the Benetech Human Rights Data Analysis Group (HRDAG) to analyze the contents of the estimated 80 million documents in the Guatemalan National Police Historical Archive or the Archivo Histórico de la Policía Nacional (AHPN). You can read more about the Guatemalan National Police Archive digital repository here. Benetech archive Martus National Police Archive human rights disappearances Patrick Ball Guatemala

Association Social Media Jobs 10/15

SocialFish

The SocialFish job board is live! We focus on jobs in social media , marketing , communications , PR , advocacy , digital and technology.

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Association Social Media: American Anthropological Association

SocialFish

Welcome Joslyn Osten, Marketing and Communications Manager at the American Anthropological Association! As the Marketing and Communications Manager at the American Anthropological Association , my role resides with the Department of Public Affairs.

Association Social Media: International Reading Association

SocialFish

———— Next up in our interview series, Jayme Gravell, social media strategist at the International Reading Association (IRA). 3) Can you describe the internal collaboration workflow with other areas of the association (e.g.

Association Social Media: NASTAD

SocialFish

——————— Please welcome Meico Whitlock, Senior Manager, Communications, at NASTAD , the National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors. 3) Can you describe the internal collaboration workflow with other areas of the association (e.g.

Association Social Media: American Diabetes Association

SocialFish

———— In today’s interview, we’re excited to have with us Anna Baker, Senior Manager, Communications & Social Media at the American Diabetes Association. . This is at the American Diabetes Association Home Office in Alexandria, Va.

Association Social Media: American Land Title Association

SocialFish

——————— Let’s welcome Wayne Stanley, Manager of Public Affairs, American Land Title Association (ALTA) to the SociaFish stage! 3) Can you describe the internal collaboration workflow with other areas of the association (e.g.

Association Social Media: ASCD

SocialFish

The communications team at ASCD is responsible for the association’s traditional and social media outreach, as well as our press room at our Annual Conference and Exhibit Show and the association’s Annual Report.

Associations Respond to the 2016 Election Results

SocialFish

Associations traditionally send out a bland proforma statement in support of or welcoming the incoming administration after Presidential elections. National Association of Social Workers. American Hospital Association. Modern Language Association.

Social Media Strategy: National Association of Dental Plans

NetWits

Jeff Hurt ( @JeffHurt on Twitter) is the Director of Education and Events for the National Association of Dental Plans (NADP)– a small nonprofit headquartered in Dallas, TX It’s good to see and hear what others are doing. Because we love to learn from the experiences, failures and successes of others. It sparks ideas, connects us to each other and eventually helps us get better. I’m sure you’ve experienced this phenomenon before?

February 11 Is National 2-1-1 Day!

VisionLink

The United Way Worldwide declared February 11 as National 2-1-1 Day to recognize the importance of an anonymous, easy to remember 3-digit phone number (211) that was available to 24/7. Breda Anderson VisionLink Marketing Associate 1 [link] 2 [link] 3 [link

Interview: Taylor Dankmyer, Mobile Strategy Associate, on the Value of Netroots Nation for Nonprofits

Mobile Commons

The 2015 Netroots Nation conference took place this past summer in Phoenix, Arizona. It also happened to be the first time Taylor Dankmyer, our new Mobile Strategy Associate, attended a large event on behalf of Mobile Commons.

Association Social Media: Philanthropy Ohio

SocialFish

——————— This interview is with Jessica Howard, Membership Services Associate, Philanthropy Ohio. 3) Can you describe the internal collaboration workflow with other areas of the association (e.g.

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Panda Nation is DIY Done Right: An Interview with WWF’s Jonathan Cass

Connection Cafe

World Wildlife Fund’s Panda Nation gets all of these concepts right, thanks in part to the always innovative Jonathan Cass. In this interview, Jonathan shares details of the past, present, and future of Panda Nation. ” What is Panda Nation?

Happy National Walking Day! #walkatwork

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Happy National Walking Day! Every year, the American Heart Association sponsors National Walking Day on the first Wednesday in April. National Walking Day is a great day to get started walking everyday!

Hot Association Jobs: November 10

SocialFish

Communications Manager – American Society on Aging – The American Society on Aging, a nationally renowned professional membership association located in San Francisco, announces an exciting opportunity for a Communications Manager.

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Association Social Media: American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)

SocialFish

——————— In this installment of our interview series, please welcome Julie Ciaramella, Web/New Media Writer at the American Veterinary Medical Association! 3) Can you describe the internal collaboration workflow with other areas of the association (e.g.

Association Social Media Jobs – Digital – October 27

SocialFish

Here are this week’s jobs ( click here for the MOST up to date list ): Digital Marketing Manager, HouseLogic.com | National Association of REALTORS® Product Marketing Specialist | TESOL International Association, Inc.

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The Best of Association Social Media 2014

SocialFish

And I’m helping launch an awesome association industry startup (more on that in due course). Anna Baker, Senior Manager, Communications & Social Media at the American Diabetes Association. Jayme Gravell, social media strategist at the International Reading Association (IRA).

Associations should be incubators for startups

SocialFish

I read this with fascination in Associations Now the other day: Working with the Nashville Entrepreneur Center (EC), the Country Music Association (CMA) announced this week a plan to launch a startup accelerator focused on the music industry.

Hot Association Jobs – July 12

SocialFish

Marketing & Revenue Development Manager , Profitable Association, Inc. – Are you looking for an opportunity to be a catalyst to grow a business that helps association clients thrive and expand their non-dues revenue? Profitable Association, Inc.

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FAO: Manufacturing Associations

SocialFish

We’re working with the National Association of Manufacturers on a quarterly webcast series with the NAM’s chief economist, Dr Chad Moutray.

Calling all Association Social Media Managers

SocialFish

Are you an association social media manager? Those of you who have been reading us since the early days, when we were mere guppies in the social media pond, may remember I did a series like this a whole 4 years ago (along with an Associations Now article way back when too).

Perspectives from the Charitable Giving Report: National World War II Museum

Connection Cafe

At The National World War II Museum in New Orleans, fundraising is all about data and their data is all about their donors. We test every single mailing,” says Terri Burton, Associate Vice-President of Membership and Fundraising Events.

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ASAE Responds to Election Response Concerns on Association Chat

SocialFish

On this edition of Association Chat , John Graham, CEO of ASAE and Scott Wiley, President joined host Kiki L’Italien to discuss ASAE’s participation in signing the National Association of Manufacturer’s letter pledging cooperation with the new administration.

SMS Nation: September 2015, Nonprofit Edition

Mobile Commons

Welcome to this month’s nonprofit edition of SMS Nation! For one, it provides a completely discreet and anonymous service to users, thereby bypassing stigma sometimes associated with mental health issues.

Audience Engagement Conversation at Western Museums Association

Museum 2.0

The Western Museum Association was kind enough to invite me to speak on a panel about engagement at their annual meeting in Boise.

Marketing, Membership and Comms Association Jobs – June 27

SocialFish

The Marketing and Membership Seasonal Associate is responsible for providing a range of administrative support to both the marketing & communications and membership teams. We have an audience of advanced mid-level association and nonprofit practitioners.

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The Future of Association Management Systems

SocialFish

This seems to be the question that has haunted association execs for more than 25 years when the initial association management system hit the not-for-profit marketplace. Associations should budget appropriately for AMS training, especially beyond implementation.

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Awesome Association Jobs this Week – March 9

SocialFish

Communications Associate , National Association of Area Agencies on Aging – The Communications Associate helps to develop and implement communications strategies and tactics that align with organizational goals and objectives, including strengthening n4a’s brand and reputation.

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Awesome Association Marcomm Jobs – Week of July 24

SocialFish

Communications Manager , Online News Association – The Online News Association, the world’s largest membership organization for digital journalists, is seeking a creative, enthusiastic Communications Manager to join our terrific team in Washington, D.C.

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Association Social Media: Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC)

SocialFish

3) Can you describe the internal collaboration workflow with other areas of the association (e.g. If budget and resources were no object, what would you love to see in terms of your association’s social media presence in 3 years? twitter.com/IEC_National.

Awesome Association MarComm Jobs – Week of August 30

SocialFish

Senior Vice President of Communications , 340B Health – 340B Health has an opening for a SVP of Communications at our growing non-profit health care trade association. Write for, edit, and assist with the production of the association’s magazine and digital magazine news feed.

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Sweet Association Social Media & Marketing Jobs – June 21

SocialFish

Digital Marketing Specialist , NTCA- The Rural Broadband Association – Trade association seeking a Digital Marketing Specialist to develop and execute marketing strategies to increase product sales to members and non-members.

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What associations need to know about facebook’s new political content rules

SocialFish

Relates to any national legislative issue of public importance in any place where the ad is being run; or. So the first snag for associations and nonprofits is the authorization process. This post originally appeared on Mizz Information.

Hot Association Marcomm Jobs – Week of June 7

SocialFish

Webmaster/Graphic Designer , National Grants Management Association – The National Grants Management Association (NGMA), a growing membership association based in Washington, D.C.,

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Why is Twitter a crucial channel for trade associations and advocacy groups?

SocialFish

Disclosure: The National Association of Manufacturers is a former SocialFish client. This dynamic makes the platform a prime marketing channel for trade associations and advocacy groups seeking to shape the national dialogue.

National Library Week and Bookshare

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Guest Blog from Amy McNeely, Bookshare Librarian This past week, April 12th through April 18th, was National Library Week. Every year, the American Library Association picks a different theme for the occasion. This year’s theme was “Worlds connect @ your library.” Bookshare is a unique library.