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. 2: World Autism Awareness Day — #WorldAustismDay.

How Regtech Improves Regulatory Change Assessments and Awareness

360 Factors

The first step is to be aware of the upcoming changes and assess the changes. The first and very important step to being compliant with upcoming regulatory updates is to be aware of the coming changes and what they mean for the organization.


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National Mental Health Awareness Month

Media Cause

May is National Mental Health Awareness Month. The post National Mental Health Awareness Month appeared first on Media Cause. But for so many of us, this very personal and critical issue is part of our everyday lives.

2020 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 campaigns. 2: World Autism Awareness Day — #WorldAustismDay. The first step is to decide which days to build a campaign upon and then add them to your 2020 editorial calendar.

Become the Association Your Members Want

As the pandemic advanced, we were keenly aware of the apprehension and pain throughout our community. Clients and colleagues contacted us with questions about managing revenue shortfall, introducing new technology, and preparing for changing membership patterns. The.orgCommunity organized a Think Tank to help identify trends and crystalize our outlook on the future of membership. The sessions were facilitated by Elizabeth Engel, Chief Strategist, Spark Consulting. This article is the result of feedback gleaned during those dialogues, previous research, and the viewpoints of the.orgSource team.

Pinterest Supports Mental Health Awareness Month

NonProfit PRO

As Pinterest continues to focus on inspiration and building a positive corner of the internet, this May, it is supporting emotional well-being with a continued and deepened focus on mental health for Pinners and Pinployees. E-Philanthropy Mental-health Philanthropy Pinterest Social impact

2019 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 campaigns. The real-time, in-the-moment nature of cause awareness and giving days can inspire donors to give provided that your nonprofit knows how to promote the days effectively. 2: World Autism Awareness Day — #WorldAustismDay.

Cause Awareness & Giving Day Campaigns for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The rise of social media has also given rise to online giving on cause awareness and giving days. The urgency of a campaign occurring on a certain day inspires individuals to donate, but only if your nonprofit prepares in advance and creates an online campaign that taps into the impulsivity of cause awareness and giving day donors. The Trend of Cause Awareness and Giving Days. The rise of social media has inspired in-the-moment fundraising on cause awareness and giving days.

Simple Awareness

NCE Social Media

Often I get asked how you can raise awareness and/or funds with social media tools. Tags: Marketing and Awareness marketing background basic clutter I think one of the easiest things to do is to make sure your social media pages have as much about your cause on them as possible. Now I don’t want it to look like this. from Million Dollar Home Page. But rather you should make sure to include your logo, website, phone number and mission statement in your backgrounds.

2017 Cause Awareness & Giving Day Calendar

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Cause awareness and giving days can be very powerful themes upon which to craft and launch online fundraising campaigns. The real-time, in-the-moment nature of cause awareness and giving days often inspire donors to give provided that your nonprofit knows how to promote the days effectively. 2: World Autism Awareness Day — #WorldAustismDay.

2016 Cause Awareness & Giving Day Calendar

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Cause awareness and giving days can be very powerful for online fundraising. The real-time, in the moment nature of social media increases the likelihood that donors will be inspired to give to your nonprofit on cause awareness and giving days provided that your nonprofit knows how to promote them effectively. 2: World Autism Awareness Day — #WorldAustismDay.

Mark Your Calendars! 2015 Cause Awareness Days

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Social network communities are highly responsive to giving and promoting your nonprofit on cause awareness days provided that your nonprofit prepares at least one month in advance. The trick is to build a sense of anticipation among your fans and followers and an essential first step is to select and add relevant cause awareness days to your nonprofit’s editorial calendar. 2: World Autism Awareness Day — #WorldAustismDay and #LIUB.

Raising Awareness Through Newsjacking

Wild Apricot

Want to raise awareness of your non-profit or your cause? Try newsjacking. publicity public relations nonprofit-communications

HOW TO: Tap into the Power of Cause Awareness Days

Nonprofit Tech for Good

While embracing a comprehensive, long-term breaking news and crisis communications strategy is challenging for many nonprofits, all nonprofits, regardless of their size, can tap into the power of cause awareness days. In addition there are also popular awareness days that are national and local (search“awareness days”). Many nonprofits already participate in cause awareness day campaigns.

2018 Cause Awareness & Giving Day Calendar

Troy Hunt

Cause awareness and giving days can be very powerful themes upon which to launch online fundraising campaigns. The real-time, in-the-moment nature of cause awareness and giving days can inspire donors to give provided that your nonprofit knows how to promote the days effectively. 2: World Autism Awareness Day — #WorldAustismDay.

Sexual Assault Awareness And Prevention Month: 11 Nonprofits Advocating For Change


This Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month, we’re proud to highlight the innovative and impactful work of these Kindful customers. They are dedicated to increasing community awareness of child sexual abuse, conducting research, and offering education and training about the issue.

How to Increase Brand Awareness With Hybrid Events


If you are looking to increase brand awareness, you are likely considering marketing strategies like social media takeovers and Youtube channels, among others. If you’re interested in improving brand awareness, and contributing to other marketing campaigns, then consider a hybrid event.

10 Organizations Leading The Way This Mental Health Awareness Month


Since 1949, May has been observed as Mental Health Awareness month to bring attention the ongoing need for proper support and health care services for those affected. This Mental Health Awareness month, we here at EveryAction are sending our thanks to all of the organizations and their staff who are working to ensure that mental health care is accessible to everyone. Approximately 1 in 5 American adults experiences some sort of mental illness in any given year.

What Do We Know about Bitcoin? Are There Any Risks to Be Aware of?

Find the free stuff

Are There Any Risks to Be Aware of? Bitcoin, as we know, is a type of cryptocurrency that we can use. Today, we have a lot of this aspect, which is why we need to prefer the one that smells of authenticity.

How Nonprofits Can Use Instagram Stories to Raise Awareness For Their Cause

Wild Apricot

Instagram Stories are seen by millions of people every day. Learn how your nonprofit can take advantage of this social media feature to spread the word about your cause

Tweeting to Raise Awareness


Shane Jones. In the age of social media, anything we say can be transferred across the globe in a matter of seconds. Nonprofit organizations on Twitter are able to leverage this tool and do a lot of good with it. Community nptech nten shane jones Social Media tools twitter Communications

#thankful4home: Raising Awareness Around Homelessness

Beth Kanter

This fall and winter I’m working with a group of organizations in Chicago to raise awareness around homelessness, alongside screenings of the @Home documentary that features portraits of this issue through the eyes of activist Mark Horvath. Through an impact-producing grant from the Polk Bros Foundation, we’re helping these local organizations raise awareness of their work and mature their online networks.

Raising Awareness by Celebrating Milestones

Wild Apricot

Non-profits and membership organizations should mark significant milestones and leverage these celebrations to raise awareness, attract new members, volunteers or supporters and promote your organization’s mission.( read more ). events member communication public relations publicity

Raising Awareness of Matching Gifts

Connection Cafe

One of the most commonly asked questions we receive at HEPdata is, “How do I make my donors aware of the benefits of matching gifts?” Below are 10 simple steps you can take to raise donor awareness. Many donors don’t know about matching gifts, while others may think if they make a gift, the recipient institution is responsible for seeking the match amount from their employer. Nonprofits need to educate donors on the benefits of matching gifts.

12 Must-Know Stats About Social Media, Fundraising, and Cause Awareness

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Until recently the nonprofit pioneers of the Social Web had to mostly rely on their intuition that their social media campaigns were resulting in more dollars raised online, an increase in brand and cause awareness, and higher rates of volunteer recruitment and retention.

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Domestic Violence Awareness Month: 5 Extraordinary Organizations

Tech Soup Blog

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM). TechSoup is participating by amplifying what other agencies, collaborators, and libraries in our network are doing to raise awareness on this important issue. In October, Mosaic launched 31 Days, 31 Advocates to support Domestic Violence Awareness month. The dog- and family-friendly event helped raise awareness and funds to care for pets coming in to shelters with their humans.

Celebrate National Cybersecurity Awareness Month with TechSoup

Tech Soup Blog

For the entire month of October, TechSoup and our donor partners will be participating in National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (also known as NCSAM). October might be a time for ghosts and monsters, but there are some other evils lurking out there: Internet malware, viruses, and threats! Celebrated every October, NCSAM is a collaborative effort between government and industry to ensure all Americans have the resources they need to stay safer and more secure online.

3 Nonprofit Hashtag Strategies That Actually Get Followers, Raise Money, and Spread Awareness

Wild Apricot

In this post I’m going to show you some of the most effective uses of hashtag campaigns I’ve seen, and how to find the best hashtags for your audience

How to Use Website Analytics to Measure “Awareness”


I always struggled with the fuzzy goal of “raising awareness” that came along with most of my nonprofit jobs. If a nonprofit raised awareness and no one measured it… did it really happen. The good news is that we can now use a free tool like Google Analytics to identify some markers of increased “awareness”. Yesenia Sotelo. Founder. Smart Cause Digital. Your guide to bringing fuzzy metrics into focus.

Security Awareness Tips for LMS Administrators

Web Courseworks

Keeping Your SaaS Data Secure. As the software industry continues to move away from purchased client/server applications and toward cloud-based SaaS (software as a service) solutions, LMS administrators must rethink the means that they employ to keep their system free from attack, and most importantly, keep their data secure.

Scanning for Good: How One Nonprofit Used QR Codes to Raise Awareness


When The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network was brainstorming ideas for their awareness event at an L.A. When the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network designed the flyer for their awareness night, they included two new calls to action: 1) a mobile opt-in via text message and 2) a QR code. I’ve enjoyed watching the use of QR codes grow recently, particularly in the nonprofit space.

Befitting things one must be aware of the DroneVersus.com

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

DroneVersus.com is a newest website of early 2019. The website comes with the goal to offer context for attributes and qualities of drones. The motive of the portal is to offer comparative analysis of drones pattered by manufacturer’s technical classifications. One can take it an example: If one can do survey a drone first without information and get it has a flight time of 20 minutes.

Slacktivism: Can Cartoons Raise Awareness or Just Make Us Feel Good?


In an effort to raise awareness for child abuse, thousands of Facebook users changed their profile photos to one of their favorite childhood cartoon characters (full disclosure: mine was Underdog.) With that, profile pics were changed and a general sense of awareness for child abuse spread though Facebook – but for what? Awareness Can Be the Goal, and That’s OK. Did you notice something toony about Facebook last weekend?

Daily DoGooder: Diabetes Awareness PSA


Change the world, one video at a time.Diabetes Awareness PSA | :32 JDRF: Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation produced this effective PSA to highlight November, which is National Diabetes Awareness Month.

Happy Global Accessibility Awareness Day: A roundup of accessibility resources


In recognition of these challenges, May 21 is Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD). 15NTC Presentations: Accessibility Awareness for Nonprofits from Nisha Patel and Melissa Townsel. Recall a time when you encountered one of those websites where it was hard to read and navigate. You wanted to get some basic information or perhaps complete a simple transaction, and you ended up spending a lot longer than necessary, or maybe even left the site in frustration.

Mental Health Matters More Than Ever Before

Charity Navigator

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. mental health mental health awareness mental illness NAMI-NYC National Alliance on Mental Illness in NYCOver a year ago, on March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic.

Raising Awareness and Funds With Social Fundraising

Wild Apricot

Getting more "social" with fundraising can have real impact. Here are some ideas on and examples of social fundraising. social giving Fundraising nonprofit blog carnival

22 Ways Nonprofits Can Use QR Codes for Fundraising and Awareness Campaigns

Nonprofit Tech for Good

If you haven’t noticed QR Codes yet, after you read this post and browse the QR Codes on Flickr you’re going to start to seeing them everywhere. In magazines, on flyers, tabletops, and conference materials. So, what are they? QR Codes are two-dimensional bar code images that when scanned by a camera on a smartphone open a link to a website, send a SMS, or dial a phone number. You can easily create QR Codes for free at sites like qrcode.kaywa.com and qrstuff.com.

It's Domestic Violence Awareness Month: How You Can Participate

Tech Soup Blog

How You Can Participate in Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Consider this: in a single day, more than 10,871 requests for help from domestic violence survivors go unmet nationwide. The majority (56 percent) of those unmet requests are for safe housing, largely because of a lack of appropriate shelter. Where Do Survivors Go When the Shelter Is Full? The reality is that shelters are often full or unavailable to survivors of domestic violence.

5 Mistakes You’re Making With Your Awareness Campaigns


But when fundraising isn’t top of mind, nonprofit leaders often turn their attention to another type of activity: the awareness campaign. Awareness campaigns typically are defined as a sustained effort to educate individuals and boost public awareness about an organization’s cause or issue.

October Is National Cyber Security Awareness Month

Tech Soup Blog

Perhaps it's not a coincidence that the September National Preparedness Month is followed by National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Organized by the National Cyber Security Alliance , it aims to educate users in the home, business, and school environments about healthy and secure computing habits. read more.

Making Video Work Harder for Your Mission: Awareness

Connection Cafe

Depending on the goals in your overall digital strategy, video could play a role at any (or all) of these four overarching points on your supporter journey: Awareness, Engagement, Activation, and Relationship. . In this article, we’ll start with Awareness. . Here’s an example of an awareness video See3 created for our clients at Ceres. The biggest challenge for nonprofits putting together an awareness video is often articulating that single, core message.

1/11/10 is also National Human Trafficking Awareness Day

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Somaly Mam , Cambodia woman, is an anti-slavery activist and survivor fighting for victims all over the world. I noticed her tweet tonight after Spenser Brodsky's tweet about my birthday campaign connected me to her. Human Trafficking is a huge issue around the world, especially in Cambodia. Leng Sopharath , the young woman our family has sponsored for college in Cambodia through the Sharing Foundation , could have ended up in a very different place, but instead was able to go to college.