How Storytelling Can Help Personalize Donor Communications

NonProfit PRO

Direct Mail Donor Relationship Management E-mail Donor communications Donor engagement Nonprofit storytelling StorytellingStorytelling can entertain, educate and entice people to act. Nonprofits have more stories at their fingertips than any other organization.

Strategic Communication: External Nonprofit Communication

Bloomerang

Once you and your team have worked together to fine-tune your internal nonprofit strategic communication initiatives by constructing a mission statement, vision statement, and identifying your core values, you can now start to strategize your external nonprofit communication efforts.

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7 Tips for Keeping Donors Engaged Using Fundraising Communications

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Keeping donors feeling connected to your work through fundraising communications is critical to your fundraising success. Start with your fundraising communications. In short, your fundraising communications should build trust and confidence for your donor.

How to Execute Your Peer-to-Peer Email Communications Plan

NonProfit PRO

So, you’ve created a strategy for your peer-to-peer email communications. You’ve segmented your audience, built compelling content and prepared to design emails that will grab your readers’ attention.

Effective Nonprofit Communications Starts With ‘Why’

NonProfit PRO

The communications teams at the most successful nonprofits are laser focused on showing people how their work transforms lives — and they can clearly articulate their vision.

Budget for Communications and Marketing When Proposing New Initiatives

The MatrixFiles

Last week, I attended and spoke at the International Foundation’s Technology and Benefit Communications Conference, held in Boston, MA. I spoke on the topic of “Next-Generation Tools to Enhance Your Communications,” or next-gen tools to communicate benefits to employees.

LetsAllDoGood App Democratizes Smartphone Communications for Nonprofits

NonProfit PRO

Universal "do good" smartphone app LetsAllDoGood recently launched, enabling organizations of all sizes to reach their supporters directly on their smartphones with rich, actionable content and push notifications. Mobile LetsAllDoGood Mobile App

Top 10 Social Media Tools for Your Nonprofit Communication

NonProfit PRO

Let's review some of the best social media tools you should consider for your nonprofit to help you focus on your donors and prospects, and alleviate much of the stress in making sure you're doing well on social media. Social Media

5 Elements of a Donor Communications Plan to Build Loyalty

The Storytelling Non-profit

And one of the areas that can give non-profits the biggest bang for their buck is donor communications. So, when I map out a retention strategy donor stewardship is a part of that, but I also look at the bigger picture of donor communication. Seasonal Communication 3.

Successful Communication for Virtual & Hybrid Events

Cadmium CD

How to Improve Communication Between Speakers, Exhibitors, and Attendees. To make these connections possible, good communication is required. In this article, we’ll expand on Bill’s observation and consider the different types of communication that lead to a successful event.

Nonprofit Communications: 3 Strategies to Craft an Effective Communications Plan

Charity Navigator

Soliciting donations is only one aspect of an effective communications strategy. Bloomerang communications strategy donors Fundraising fundraising strategy

What Smaller Nonprofits Can Do With More Communication and Recurring Gifts

NonProfit PRO

Monthly Giving Recurring Donations Monthly giving Recurring donations Sustainer CommunicationsI see so many organizations with so much great content to share. It’s often all squished into one humongous monthly email update.

Finding the Right Timing for Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Email Communications

NonProfit PRO

When it comes to timing of email communications for your peer-to-peer events, there are three big levers you can adjust. Timing also varies by type of event, which breaks down into four categories. Let’s look at how peer-to-peer email timing levers vary for each event type.

Nonprofit Strategic Communication: Internal Branding and Messaging

Bloomerang

But really, good nonprofit strategic communication begins within an organization before ever setting out to share with everyone else. . Before you communicate with an audience, get together with your board and staff and get your stuff straight. Donor Communications Nonprofit Brand

Successful Communication for Virtual & Hybrid Events

Cadmium CD

How to Improve Communication Between Speakers, Exhibitors, and Attendees. To make these connections possible, good communication is required. Challenges with Communication. Planner <> Speaker Communication. Communicating well with speakers is extremely important.

4 Communications Strategy Tips for Donor Retention

sgEngage

Ensure communication is a two-way street . One of the best methods to increase your donor retention is to leverage your overall communication strategies. Then we can more confidently explore a few major guidelines to put your communication tools to maximum efficiency. .

How to Bundle Your Nonprofit’s Donor Communications

Bloomerang

In a previous blog post , I wrote about how bundling your donor communications can save your nonprofit time and money. You can bundle your donor communications in two ways: going all in or bundling in batches. Pick how many donor communications to bundle.

How To Communicate Effectively

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Here are the 12 golden rules of effective communication from Paul Falcone , as highlighted in his book, 2600 Phrases for Setting Effective Performance Goals. Communicate Effectively Communication Effectively Communicate Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management

How to Create Actionable Giving Tuesday Communications

DonorPerfect

We know that many fundraisers are one-person bands, or only have a few hands on deck to write Giving Tuesday communications. The post How to Create Actionable Giving Tuesday Communications appeared first on Nonprofit Technology & Fundraising Blogs.

12 Golden Rules For Communicating Effectively

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Here are the 12 golden rules of effective communication from Paul Falcone , as highlighted in his book, 2600 Phrases for Setting Effective Performance Goals. Communicate Effectively Effective Communication Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leadership

6 Ways to Prepare Your Communications for Successful End-of-Year Fundraising

Nonprofit Tech for Good

With so much to keep track of, it can be hard to know where to start aligning your communications so your fundraising initiatives are successful and support your brand. 1) Audit Last Year’s Communications. You’ve got to communicate what makes you unique at every opportunity.

Forum One Wins 11 Communicator Awards

Forum One

We are excited to announce that Forum One has been recognized as a 2022 Communicator Awards winner of 11 awards in seven different categories! The Communicator Awards honor excellence in innovation and creative work in marketing and communications.

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Tools for a Great Communications Strategy at Your Nonprofit

TechSoup

Every part of a nonprofit's weekly operations, from team meetings to volunteer management and donor outreach, requires good communication. There's a huge range of technologies available to support your communications efforts, and knowing which are best suited to your needs can be a challenge.

How to Create an Effective Email Communications Strategy for Your Next Peer-to-Peer Event

NonProfit PRO

Peer-to-peer fundraising alone made substantial gains with millions more raised thanks to its e-communications strategy.

How To Communicate Effectively

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Here are the 12 golden rules of effective communication from Paul Falcone , as highlighted in his book, 2600 Phrases for Setting Effective Performance Goals. Communicating Communication Effective Communication Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leadership

Tech Tools Working Together: How Text-To-Donate Paves the Way for Text Message Communication

Nonprofit Tech for Good

So it may not come as a surprise that text message communication is on the rise as doctors’ offices, retail operations, schools—even job recruiters are sending reminders, coupons, and employment opportunities via text. Yet, some nonprofits are still hesitant to communicate that way.

Nonprofit Communications Plan: How-To Package Your Message

Bloomerang

Communications plans help offer structure and strategy that can save you time and energy in the long run, while getting your desired objectives accomplished. The next step to developing clear and strategic communications, is to focus on and package your message.

How To Effectively Communicate

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Here are the 12 golden rules of effective communication from Paul Falcone , as highlighted in his book, 2600 Phrases for Setting Effective Performance Goals. Communicate Effectively Communication Effective Listening Effectively Communicate Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management

Five tips for an audience-first approach to communications

Big Duck

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Follow This Sentence Structure To Effectively Communicate Fundraising Goals

Bloomerang

During a campaign, communication is key. In fact, communication is key in most instances (relationships, operations, ordering at a restaurant) but I digress. When we are communicating about our mission , we want our audience to visualize exactly what it is that we do. .

Nonprofit Communications Plan: All You Should Know

Donorbox

Nonprofits often struggle with little funding and fewer people to create a communications plan and personally connect with supporters. The post Nonprofit Communications Plan: All You Should Know appeared first on Nonprofit Blog.

How to Effectively Communicate With Donors When Fundraising Online

CauseVox

Everyone knows that effective communication with donors is essential to successful online fundraising. But you may be left wondering what effective communication on the internet looks like. How can you make sure that your communication with donors is helping you bring in gifts?

Build a communications plan for your nonprofit

Big Duck

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Improve your communications through research and reflection

Big Duck

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Challenging urgency in your communications

Big Duck

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5 Top Strategies for Better Member Communications

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When nonprofits think about improving communication with supporters, they often think of it as a separate task from the rest of their operation. However, the most effective communication is directly informed by and integrated into all of your functions and the nonprofit tools you use. .

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Nonprofits Require Immediate Communication To Serve Immediate Needs

NonProfit PRO

When you think of hunger, severe weather or abandoned animals, I’d be willing to bet your first thought isn’t “that can wait.” These are all pressing, immediate issues, requiring quick intervention — often from local nonprofits — to save lives. Mobile Online Fundraising

Using Technology to Communicate with Your Nonprofit's Beneficiaries

TechSoup

Most nonprofits recognize the need to optimize technology and processes for communications with donors and volunteers. But one area that's sometimes overlooked is streamlining communications with the recipients of the organization's services and tracking data about those recipients.

Countdown to GivingTuesday: Drafting Communications

sgEngage

In our first Countdown to GivingTuesday blog post we covered tips for determining goals, using impact to drive storytelling, and planning communications. Now let’s look at making connections and drafting communications. Draft Your GivingTuesday Communications.

Nonprofit Communications Plan: How-To Determine Communication Objectives

Bloomerang

This method is sometimes known as “spray-and-pray,” and doesn’t get the communication objectives you want. . The effort lacks clear communication objectives and no specified audience has been identified. Identify Your Communication Objectives.