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The sheer size of the newly created “High Plains Division” – with its more than 600 staffers – brought great reach and potentially the sharing of talent and resources toward the ACS’ ultimate mission: eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service. Tagged: American Cancer Society , Small World Labs How relevant was this post to you? (No

2019 Cause Awareness & Giving Day Calendar for Nonprofits

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4: World Cancer Day — #WorldCancerDay. 17: International Homeless Animal Day — #IHAD19. 21: World Pancreatic Cancer Day — #WPCD19. Cause awareness and giving days can be very powerful themes upon which to launch online fundraising campaigns.

The Future of Peer-to-Peer Fundraising

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It’s about having a day to stand up and say, “No, cancer you’re not going to win,” or “I’m living with Crohn’s, and we’re going to find a cure,” or “I love my cat, and want to make sure homeless animals are cared for.”.

How Nonprofits Can Raise Money Using YouTube

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Hear this inspiring story of Bobbie, a homeless woman who was helped by the Chronicle Season of Sharing Fund to become more empowered and more hopeful. Slaying Childhood Cancer: Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation.

Do Your Homework First, Write Second—Examples of Successfully Funded Grant Proposals

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Breast Cancer Awareness Network. The first sample proposal is a mock example from the Grant Doctor , and proposes funding to raise awareness of breast cancer in Marin County, California. McKinney Vento Homeless.

Engaging Through YouTube – Charity Inspiration

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At Cancer Research UK, the investment into the use of YouTube is at the forefront of the strategy. YouTube has helped deliver clear messages about cancer ñ the causes, symptoms and investment into cure, but it has also helped branch out awareness on those that have survived and human success.

Choosing the Perfect Cause for Your Business Giving

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Is cancer more important than homelessness, child abuse a higher priority than infant mortality? Let’s face it, deciding how your business should give can be hard. Which nonprofit is the best one to support? How do you pick one over the other?

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December 3rd: It’s Time To ‘Break The Internet’ With Social Good.

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We forget that we have social and economic issues that are massive in scale: 12% of the US population is homeless. million people die from cancer worldwide every year. The Tuesday following Thanksgiving: for the majority, it’s just another Tuesday. We’re finally waking up from our Thanksgiving food comas. We’ve taken advantage of the Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. Now, it’s back to the office and our holiday vacation countdowns.

Countdown to Give2TheMaxDay

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“Founded in 1968, MobileMed’s mission is to provide quality health care to the uninsured, low income, working poor and homeless in Montgomery County. Many programs are open to the community, while others focus on serving those affected by cancer.”

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2018 Cause Awareness & Giving Day Calendar

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4: World Cancer Day — #WorldCancerDay. 18: International Homeless Animal Day — #IHAD18. Cause awareness and giving days can be very powerful themes upon which to launch online fundraising campaigns.

Transmedia — Making Change Across Mediums

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I caught up with Danny Alpert at the NTC Conference in Minneapolis, MN where he briefed me on how he is using a “Transmedia” strategy to raise awareness and funding to support homeless services.

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Looking forward to 2009

Judi Sohn

Yes, we’re making a difference against colorectal cancer, and that’s ultimately our big-picture goal. We don’t resolve to cure colorectal cancer in a year; instead we resolve to chip away at a very specific, very targeted part of the rock that needs banging on. Why it matters that there’s federal colorectal cancer screening legislation. Do you want to feed the homeless or cure cancer?

50 Nonprofits Every U.S. Politican Should Follow on Twitter

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American Cancer Society :: @ AmericanCancer. National Coalition for the Homelessness :: @ NTL_Homeless. The 50 nonprofits listed below are tackling some of the most important economic, social and political issues of our time.

Going Against the Fundraising Grain: Three Unconventional Fundraising Tactics

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This trend started to help raise money for Landon, a child in northwest Missouri who suffers from cancer. Sometimes people dread fundraising because they view it as simply asking people to give you their money. However, you don’t have to take the common approach to fundraising.

How to Brand Your Nonprofit To Scale Your Positive Impact

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?. Note from Beth: My colleague, Simon Mainwaring, has launched a new series of online courses “ WeFirst Works ” that help you find your purpose – whether an individual, company, or nonprofit. .

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50 Nonprofits To Be Grateful For This Thanksgiving

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National Coalition for the Homeless. Stand Up to Cancer (SU2C). Because the best way to beat cancer is to fight it. Because all children – insured or not – deserve the right to fight dying from cancer. American Diabetes Association.

4 Things Successful Fundraising Appeals Have in Common and How to Get the Right Mix

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Here are examples from different types of organizations: $20 covers food and shelter for a homeless animal for one month. $35 50 pays for one session with the Cancer Exercise Rehabilitation Program.

400 More Email Subject Lines from End of Year Fundraising

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Last day to give – FWD: Nothing can prepare you for cancer. Special interview: How we’re using viruses to stop cancer. Cancer was never a thought in my mind. Nothing can prepare you for cancer. Here it is!

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Goal Setting for Your Nonprofit

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Review the mission statement - cure cancer, end homelessness, provide affordable housing for working families - whatever it is, ask yourself if the programs from last year helped the organization reach its goals. posted by Jarrett R. Ransom, MBA President & CEO, The Rayvan Group.

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This may be a Rhetorical Question: Quora?

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Check out a few like: cancer , homelessness , aging , and climate change and you’ll find tons of interesting questions and answers. Author: Corey Pudhorodsky. Assuming that many of you read the same popular tech blogs as I do, I'm willing to bet that you have noticed all the hype about Quora. It's the latest question and answer platform to have caught the attention of the blogosphere and techie hipsters.

22 Online Gift Stores That Benefit Nonprofits

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BFAS runs the largest no-kill animal sanctuary in the United States and works nationwide to create a time of No More Homeless Pets. Jude’s mission is to find cures for children with cancer and other life-threatening diseases through research and treatment.

50 Nonprofits To Be Grateful For This Thanksgiving

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National Coalition for the Homeless. Stand Up to Cancer (SU2C). Because the best way to beat cancer is to fight it. Because all children – insured or not – deserve the right to fight dying from cancer. View Larger. In the spirit of gratitude and giving and in celebration of the American holiday of Thanksgiving , below is a list of 50 nonprofits that serve American society.

How To Find Hidden Blog Posts In Your Emails

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For example: “How can I help end homelessness?” ” vs. “What are the three best things to give a homeless person that approaches my car at a stoplight?” So you’ve finally decided to start blogging for your nonprofit.

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A Dog Named Red Helps Best Friends Animal Society Get Results on Facebook

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Best Friends is a nonprofit organization that is working to bring about an end to pet homelessness and the shelter killing of nearly 4 million animals a year. Note from Beth: Greetings from the Gold Coast in Australia.

Five Best Practices in Nonprofit Crowdfunding

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For example, Project Renewal helps homeless people get off the streets. They showed Harry Dickerson reclaim his life from homelessness on their Giving Tuesday campaign and raised over $70,000 with this storyline. Flickr Photo by Lendingmemo.

#GivingTuesday is almost here! NTEN Members share their campaign plans

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Lisa Narodick Colton , See3 , is working with a group of homeless organizations to increase awareness about issues and feel grateful for what they have. It''s hard to believe it''s less than one week from #GivingTuesday , an international annual day of giving to kick off the giving season.

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300 More Email Subject Lines from End of Year Fundraising

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Help cancer survivors like me. Help your local homeless shelter, arts programs, and animal rescue–all at the same time. This is the 2013 edition of my annual review of year-end email subject lines that started in 2011 and continued in 2012.

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450 Email Subject Lines From End of Year Fundraising

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Your year-end gift helps others find life after cancer. Thank you – we’ll end pet homelessness, the seal hunt, and more.

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December 2008: Most Popular Cause-Related Search Terms

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homeless (28). cancer (21). Social Actions is committed to making freely available the statistics we generate on the flows of philanthropic activity. One indicator of popular action areas is the search terms that people use to find opportunities to make a difference. Below are the most popular search terms for December 2008. I have included all terms that were submitted to our search engine two or more times.

December 2008: Most Popular Cause-Related Search Terms

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homeless (28). cancer (21). Social Actions is committed to making freely available the statistics we generate on the flows of philanthropic activity. One indicator of popular action areas is the search terms that people use to find opportunities to make a difference. Below are the most popular search terms for December 2008. I have included all terms that were submitted to our search engine two or more times.

Becoming a champion without winning the race – are you a participant or a fundraiser?

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While a couple people might raise $1,000 or $10,000 more, imagine if all the participants at a walk with, say 1,000 people raised $50 or $100 more by implementing 1 or more of the tips – we’re talking a lot of money that can feed the hungry, go to curing cancer, support the local animal or homeless shelter – you name it – your participants, pardon me, your fundraisers can do it. Several years ago, I started an exercise regiment to lose weight.

Change.org is Hiring Bloggers for Social Action Blog Network

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Hey all you do-good bloggers! Ben Rattray of Change.org wanted me to let you know that they are hiring bloggers. Positions are part-time, paid and start in June. To apply, go to [link]. I've pasted the blurb below: Hiring Bloggers for Change.org! Want to blog on an issue you are passionate about for an audience of hundreds of thousands of activists and nonprofit leaders? Want to create the premier online space for your issue and become a leading voice for social action?

Change.org Launches Blog Network, And They're Hiring

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When Change.org started less than two years ago, its main focus was to be a social network where nonprofits and their supporters could connect and take action. In early October, the network re-launched as a social action blog network.

6 Link Building Methods for Nonprofits and Charities

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Nonprofits might also have access to data that others do not (such as numbers surrounding homelessness, food donations etc.). Melanie Nathan works with nonprofits such as Alberta Cancer Society and is a Link Earning strategist at the popular Edmonton SEO company, Top Draw. posted by Melanie Nathan SEO & Link Earning Strategist Top Draw.

Guest Post by Amanda Rose: Reflections on Cause Fatigue

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Sure $5,000 sounds like a fantastic fundraising goal, but what if I told you by meeting that target, a local cause would be able to launch an evening food program for the homeless, or make much needed repairs to a home for abandoned girls and boys. Recently, my best friend Alyson (www.alysonwoloshyn.com) was diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer. I mention this only because my life is now directly impacted by cancer in ways I could not have predicted a few months ago.

The Young and Generous: A New Research Report from Network for Good

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cancer,??? homeless.??? Flickr photo from: Just Me Robin Photos "Fried Green Tomatoes anyone?"

How Can We Make Charitable Giving A Year-Round Habit?

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October is also breast cancer awareness month, so why not make a donation ? December: This is the time to give to your favorite charities - whether organizations that provide services to the homeless or toys for needy children or to support a fundraising drive by a friend.

ASU Lodestar Center Blog: Research Friday: Why Do People Stop Giving?

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We tune into causes through our relationships with others, whether its a kid from our neighborhood in a youth group, our sister doing a breast cancer run, or our friend organizing a reading night at a homeless shelter. ASU Home ASU A-Z Index My ASU Colleges & Schools Directory Map About Blog Academics Organizational Assistance Emerging Leaders Professional Development Philanthropy Research News & Events You are here: Home → Blog Pages Blog Home Write for us!

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Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

You can use these tags: « Kudos to the IRC for their use of GIS in Ethopia » American Cancer Society Adopts Internal Social Networking Search Only Non-profit Links Click here to add nonprofit search to your browser!

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Self-Censorship for Museum Professionals

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Why do homeless people smell bad?” cancer, stroke, heart attacks) Animal testing Hate crimes Pedophilia Other countries, not ours, are to blame for this problem. There are lots of things visitors can’t do in museums.

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Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

After all, if I can have my laundry why can’t Judi Sohn from C3: Colorectal Cancer Coalition mix and match member and donor information in salesforce.com and GetActive ?

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Blackbaud tries to sell itself off as Software As a Service. using Googles Knol | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

You can use these tags: « American Cancer Society Adopts Internal Social Networking » Knol Article Touting Blackbaud Now Unpublished Search Only Non-profit Links Click here to add nonprofit search to your browser!

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And Ashley said that when she was nine years old, her mother got cancer.