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.

2018 Cause Awareness & Giving Day Calendar

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.

2014 Cause Awareness Days

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Launching online fundraising campaigns around cause awareness days is good strategy. 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. 2: World Autism Awareness Day — #WorldAustismDay. Facebook Twitter Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Fundraising Social Media YouTube Giving Days Cause Awareness Days

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. 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 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. 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.

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. Many nonprofits already participate in cause awareness day campaigns.

#thankful4home: Raising Awareness Around Homelessness

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

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.

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.

My Birthday Cause: Free Geek!

Amy Sample Ward

I have a birthday coming up and over the weekend I received an email from Causes, the social change application in Facebook. Instead of just writing on your wall, or giving you something you don’t need, what if they had a chance to help a cause you believe in?

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Raising Awareness Through Newsjacking

Wild Apricot Blog

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

How Sierra Club Used Text Messaging to Raise Smog Awareness

Mobile Commons

Sierra Club’s text messaging program taps into the public’s growing awareness of how smog can negatively affect one’s health. The launch was timed to both World Asthma Day and Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month.

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

NetWits

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.) Awareness Can Be the Goal, and That’s OK.

Passing the Word: Getting Supporters to Share your Cause

Byte Technology

However, it’s important to first be honest: in today’s go-go world, it’s difficult for even the most cause-dedicated people to find the time to fully immerse themselves in a charity they’re passionate about.

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4 Ways to Use Facebook to Engage Millennials in Your Cause

Connection Cafe

That’s millions of us becoming more established in our careers with greater means to give generously to causes. As the first generation to grow up with modern technology so easily at our fingertips, Millennials have reengineered the way information is delivered and consumed.

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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. Get inspired to bring attention to your organization's cause.

Social Awareness for the 21st Century – Reaching Out to a New Generation

SocialFish

Millennials, a group of consumers that has now surpassed even the Boomers in number, want to do business with brands, and donate to charities, that are as socially aware as they are. Raising Social Awareness One Tweet at a Time. Merging Socially Conscious Businesses with Social Causes.

The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

The purpose of the conference is to expose future social sector leaders to a vibrant learning experience that promotes best practices, innovative thinking and awareness of the full scope of the sector. Cause Camp 2019. Cause Camp 2019. It's finally here!

What Drives Gen Z: Is It the Experience or the Cause?

Connection Cafe

Contrary to what is commonly believed, young people care about, and give to, virtually every major social cause. Gen Z is incredibly socially aware and ready to help. So, how do you get them involved with your cause?

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Book: Cause Marketing for Dummies

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Joe Waters, who writes the Selfish Giving Blog , has published a book, Cause Marketing for Dummies and was kind enough to send me a copy. Click to Purchase on Amazon.

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How to Use Website Analytics to Measure “Awareness”

NTEN

Smart Cause Digital. 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. Yesenia Sotelo. Founder.

New Book Reveals How Cause Marketing Helps Nonprofits Succeed

Frogloop

We’re hearing lots more these days about “Cause Marketing.” For most Frogloop readers, the main thing to know is that Cause Marketing has become a major source of dollars for nonprofits large and small -- from First Book and KaBOOM! ”) about Cause Marketing.

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Cause Fatigue Redefined: More conversation for the 09NTC

Amy Sample Ward

I have written before about the way I believe causes are shifting be the way individuals identify themselves, group up, and organize. So that got me thinking about the idea of cause fatigue. So how does a cause, an organization, a campaign re-emerge?

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Your 2016 Cause Camp Speaker Lineup Announcement

NonProfit Hub

Without further adieu, we’re pleased to announce our Cause Camp speaker lineup for 2016. Cause Camp is an annual conference for nonprofit professionals held in Lincoln, Neb. People passionate about their cause and about making the world a better place.

Conquering a Cruel Continent for a Cause

Tech Soup Blog

He runs these ultramarathons to raise money and generate awareness for charitable causes. David's motivation is also charitable: he uses the ultramarathons to raise money for causes he believes in. " He also uses these ultramarathons as an opportunity to raise awareness.

Annual Calendar of Social Good and Cause Campaigns

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Launching online communications and fundraising campaigns around annual social good and cause campaign events is good strategy. Many nonprofits however, are not made aware of such campaigns until the day of (via social media) which is too late.

Second Life: Issue Awareness Raising Campaigns

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

But wanted to capture some quick thoughts related to a couple of recent awareness raising activities taking place in Second Life or recently launched. Educate about your cause. So, here we have three different approaches to raising awareness about issues in virtual worlds by activists?

5 Online Marketing and Awareness Tools: Tools 4 Your Mission Part 3/3

Tech Soup Blog

Making people aware of all the great work being. raising awareness and strategic marketing. specific causes that can be browsed on their website. with the causes on the website. paid services for marketing and awareness, take a few seconds and sign.

Around the Mug: What Happens After the Ice Melts?

Connection Cafe

It simply happened and they chose to support it and to do everything they could to keep the awareness momentum going. It was an awareness campaign. It is about ALS awareness and stewarding ALS programs in general, outside of their organization’s programs.

Video Fridays #4…Converging Technologies

NCE Social Media

This video of Michael Hoffman foundedr of See3 Communications and DogooderTV , explains how causes, content, and convergence fall into each other to help nonprofits. Tags: Marketing and Awareness Tools Video cause dogoodertv see3 DoGooderTV gives nonprofit organizations tools to present video online.

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7 Totally Surprising Brain Tricks to Sell Your Cause

NTEN

95% of human thought, emotion and learning happens without our conscious awareness. Appeal to the massive subconscious mind to help sell your cause. According to Gerald Zaltman and a slew of neuroscientists, 95% of human thought, emotion and learning happens without our conscious awareness. Here are seven of the most surprising ways to sell your cause. Here are seven of the most surprising ways to sell your cause. Does your cause involve babies in any way?

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Activating the Millennial Generation

Connection Cafe

But many professionals in the cause space see Millennials as a mass of mere cause enthusiasts. Are organizations turning this generation’s heightened interest in causes into action for the betterment of the people they serve?

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A Conversation With Joe Green at Causes

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

. You might remember that a few weeks ago there was an article in the Washington Post proclaiming that fundraising using Facebook Causes was a failure based on a calculation of dollars per donor. Allison suggested that we reframe how think about Causes. Causes isn't a magic bullet.

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Effective Fundraising with Facebook Causes

NTEN

Susan Gordon, Causes. We developed Causes because we know what it takes to be an activist and we know how much social networking can revolutionize grassroots organizing. Since we launched in May 2007, 60 million people have started using Causes and over 250,000 causes have been created about every topic from halting global warming to supporting arts education. So, Michelle started a cause. Then, she grew her cause, The Race to End Cancer, to 5.4

Cause Marketing or Cause Me To Puke Marketing? Interview with Scott Henderson

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Scott Henderson I was supposed to be leading a workshop at the Cause Marketing Forum on Social Media and Cause Marketing at the end of the month. I decided to do an interview with Scott to learn more about what he is learning about Social Media and Cause-Related Marketing.

Free GiftWorks Webinar: How Nonprofits Can Use Pinterest to Raise Money, Create Awareness, and Do Good

Tech Soup Blog

Join Julia Campbell and GiftWorks for a free webinar, Pinning for Good - How Nonprofits Can Use Pinterest to Raise Money, Create Awareness, and Do Good on Thursday, May 23 at 3 p.m. In this free webinar you will learn how to use Pinterest to promote your cause, to gain a dedicated following, and to raise more money.

Daily DoGooder: Beautiful: A Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention PSA for Becky’s Fund

See What's Out There

Daily DoGooder delivers one – just one – excellent cause video to your inbox each day. Changing the world, one video at a time.Beautiful: A Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention PSA for Becky’s Fund | 1:46 Becky’s Fund and The Jubilee Project This is a sweet and uplifting fundraising video.

9 Social Media for Social Good Sites You Should know About

NetWits

These new websites enable people to support the causes they’re passionate about and connect with like minded individuals – inspiring further interaction, engagement and support. 2) Causes – [link].

Something I don't Like About Facebook Causes.

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Causes has a leader board where it shows who recruited the most people, who donated the most, and who got the most donations. If someone is working hard for your cause (even if someone else is working harder) we'd never tell them - you efforts aren't appreciated.

Guest Post by Amanda Rose: Reflections on Cause Fatigue

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I invited her to share her thoughts about cause fatigue and scaling as she launches the Twestival Local. Cause fatigue is something I think about daily; particularly going into our second Twestival this September. I didn’t feel like the Twitter community could handle another cause infused global campaign on the scale of Twestival so soon. For me, Twestival is more than just about events in cities raising money for a cause.

Free GiftWorks Webinar October 23: Drive Action and Raise Awareness with Landing Pages

Tech Soup Blog

Eastern time for a free webinar on how to Drive Action & Raise Awareness with Website Landing Pages. Also, it will cover how your organization can use them effectively to gain new supporters and volunteers, spread the word about your cause, and increase donations. This guest post was authored by Declan Murphy, marketing and social media coordinator at GiftWorks.

Guest Post by James Wu: It's Not About Cause Fatigue, It's About Movement Building

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Making it easy for people to give to a cause by integrating charitable actions into the activities, routines, and habits of daily life is brilliant. One quote from the article related to Cause fatigue caught my eye. "If Photo by Thomas Hawk.

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