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AARP Accepting 2023 Community Challenge Grant Applications

NonProfit PRO

AARP invites local eligible organizations and governments across the country to apply for the 2023 AARP Community Challenge grant program, now through March 15 at 5:00 p.m.

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How to Build Your Nonprofit Community

NonProfit PRO

Here are some tips on how to build your nonprofit community. Donor Relationship Management Retention Social Media Community DonorsSimilar in some ways to our for-profit counterparts, "selling” our missions is no different than selling consumer goods.

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Turn Customers Into Community

.orgSource

Attracting a wider audience and turning those customers into community is a good way to start. The post Turn Customers Into Community appeared first on.orgSource. How do you grow membership in a harsh climate?

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Community Brands Acquires SimplyFundraisingCRM

NonProfit PRO

Community Brands has acquired SimplyFundraisingCRM. This addition completes Community Brands’ fundraising suite with its easy-to-use donor management tools that better meet the needs of schools, volunteer-led nonprofits, and established nonprofit organizations alike.

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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.

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DonateStock and GiveSmart by Community Brands Partner

NonProfit PRO

GiveSmart by Community Brands has partnered with DonateStock to make charitable stock gifting available as a referral offering to thousands of nonprofits. Collections/Payment Processing News/Stats/Studies Community Brands DonateStock GiveSmart

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FEG Investment Advisors Releases 2022 Community Foundation Survey Results

NonProfit PRO

FEG announced the release of results from the eighth annual FEG 2022 Community Foundation Survey, a survey of nearly 100 U.S. community foundations representing approximately $38 billion in assets under advisement.

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Community Brands Acquires BigSIS, a Fully Integrated Student Management Platform

NonProfit PRO

Community Brands has acquired BigSIS, expanding its capabilities to better meet the needs of private and independent schools. News/Stats/Studies Software/Technology Acquisition BigSIS Community Brands SIS Student information system

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FREE & VIRTUAL: DonorPerfect Community Conference

NonProfit PRO

Dive into the power of storytelling through our free virtual conference on June 7 & 8, 2022, where you’ll learn from fellow fundraisers, expert consultants, and trainers as they give away their secrets for telling your community about your impact

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Leveraging Your Virtual Community

Association Analytics

The post Leveraging Your Virtual Community appeared first on Association Analytics. Resources Community

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Walmart Teams Up with Customers to Give Away $5M in Local Communities

NonProfit PRO

Corporate Relations & Engagement News/Stats/Studies Initiative local communities Spark Good Walmart

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Lowe’s Invites Communities to Nominate Projects for ‘Lowe’s Hometowns’ Program

NonProfit PRO

20, communities are invited to nominate projects for the opportunity to receive a Lowe's Hometowns grant. As part of its goal to make homes better for all, Lowe's is accepting nominations for the second year of Lowe's Hometowns, a five-year, $100 million impact program. Now through Feb.

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What community-centered fundraising means to me

Hands on Fundraising

Fundraising builds communities. Those communities might be based in a particular geographic area. Fundraising is an important way to build community. The post What community-centered fundraising means to me appeared first on Hands-On Fundraising.

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DonorPerfect CommUNITY Conference recap: The Future of Community Fundraising

DonorPerfect

A fresh look at community fundraising for 2022 I don’t know about you, but I think the language we use in our personal and professional lives is very powerful. Community usually centers around shared attitudes, interests, and goals.

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A Framework to Attract Digital Donors and Build Community

NonProfit PRO

Is your organization overwhelmed by the need to implement a comprehensive digital fundraising strategy? Or, if you've started your digital transformation journey, are you stumped about how to scale your methods?

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DonorPerfect To Hold Free Nonprofit CommUNITY Conference

NonProfit PRO

DonorPerfect, a donor management and fundraising platform for nonprofits, will host its virtual CommUNITY Conference Oct. 5 and 6. Fundraiser Education

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USA TODAY NETWORK and Gannett Foundation Launch 2022 A Community Thrives Program

NonProfit PRO

NYSE: GCI), and the Gannett Foundation announced the 2022 A Community Thrives program, a $2 million dollar initiative. The program supports community-building initiatives across the country, with a focus on historically under-served individuals and groups. News/Stats/Studies A Community Thrives Program Gannett Co. The USA TODAY NETWORK, part of Gannett Co.,

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2022: A Year of Investment in Our Association Community

Association Analytics

Our customer user group “ Acumen Community ” saw significant growth in 2022 as well. Cheers to a prosperous 2023 for the entire association community – we’re excited to share it with you.

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Unlocking Community-Based Fundraising with Giving Apps

TechSoup

Cultural, religious, and marginalized communities have a tremendous amount of fundraising potential that is waiting to be unlocked. But how can your nonprofit reach these groups and encourage them to give? Web Development Marketing and Communications Donor Management

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Why Your Nonprofit Needs to Build a Community: 3 Ways to Do It Right

NonProfit PRO

So, you've been paying attention to the buzz about building a community, but you're not sure what that means for your nonprofit. Building a community is now essential to engage with your supporters, prospects, donors and more.

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Turning NIMBY into YIMBY! (YES in my Backyard!): A practical community engagement framework will lead to support for your nonprofit programs.

Blue Avocado

Organizations of all types, and especially those that provide direct social services, are frequently met with a lack of community support and even downright opposition. A practical community engagement framework will lead to support for your nonprofit programs.

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Community Building Is the Climate Change of Social Good

NonProfit PRO

Community building is the climate change of social good. Building a community delivers future value as rewarding as the survival of humankind. Building and nurturing a community ensures your mission’s success.

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Leverage your online community for maximum member engagement and loyalty

Nimble AMS

The Community Brands 2022 Association Trends Study reports that the first reason members join associations is to network, and the sixth is to socialize. Is your association maximizing the reach of your online community? Ensure your guidelines are easy to find in your online community.

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Resilient Communities Fund application questions

Charity Village

The Ontario Trillium Foundation has announced that grant applications for the Resilient Communities Fund are now open. The post Resilient Communities Fund application questions appeared first on CharityVillage.

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The Just Transition Fund and Philanthropic Partners Announce $100M Campaign To Support Hard-Hit Energy Communities

NonProfit PRO

The Just Transition Fund launched a nationwide initiative to drive philanthropic investments for transitioning energy communities over the next three years. Environment Government & Regulation energy communities Just Transition Fund Philanthropic partners Transition

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Activate and Engage Your Community for Your Cause With Hivebrite’s Community Management Platform

NonProfit PRO

Strengthen relationships with supporters, offer personalized experiences, foster meaningful involvement with your cause, and more

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Culture & Community Beacon: Evaluating Nonprofit Interconnectedness

Charity Navigator

The Culture & Community beacon of the Encompass Rating System comprises two vital assessments: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) and Constituent Feedback.

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7 essentials for your association’s online community strategy

Nimble AMS

Building a successful online community starts with a solid plan. . Read on for what to include in your association’s online community strategy. Offering an online community to your members is a powerful way to provide member value. Number of online community logins.

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Nonprofits Have Been Right All Along: Community Benefit Models Can Solve Our Toughest Environmental Challenges

Blue Avocado

Article In Brief: The Problem: Nonprofits have long known the value of building community, but our voices have been ignored or devalued. Now we are learning that valuing private profit over community has brought us to the edge of extinction. Community and Culture Sustainability

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CommUNITY Conference – SESSION SPOTLIGHT: Oregon Food Bank Community Philanthropy Team

DonorPerfect

COMMUNITY CONFERENCE | OCTOBER 5-6, 2021 REGISTER FREE NOW In January 2020, the Community Philanthropy team at Oregon Food Bank embarked upon a transformational paradigm shift in their philosophical and practical approach to resourcing an end to hunger and hunger’s root causes.

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Perfect Together: How-to Access Community Television for Your Nonprofit

Blue Avocado

The post Perfect Together: How-to Access Community Television for Your Nonprofit appeared first on Blue Avocado. Learn how nonprofits can work with public, educational, or governmental TV stations to raise visibility and get the word out about their great work.

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Nonprofits Have Been Right All Along: Community Benefit Models Can Solve Our Toughest Environmental Challenges

Blue Avocado

Nonprofits can be the catalysts for the systemic change in consciousness we so desperately need by advocating for a community-benefit approach in our economic system. Environmental, Social, & Governance (ESG) Current Issue Community and Culture Sustainability

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The Power of Virtual Community Engagement

NonProfit PRO

Smartphones are how we communicate – in fact, a recent study shows that we look at them over a 100x each day. Now any nonprofit can communicate instantly by sending push notifications to the specific groups they work with and serve: volunteers, families, participants and other supporters.

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Endaoment Launches Fund to Raise Money for Homes, Water and Meals in Underserved Communities

NonProfit PRO

The blockchain-based nonprofit Endaoment recently announced the launch of the Basic Needs Fund, a collaborative effort that aims to bring housing, water, and food to critically underserved and marginalized communities around the world.

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Offering a Welcoming Community

Wild Apricot

Are you rolling out the welcome mat to your community online and off? membership community

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Place Matters: How Collective Impact and Place-Based Investment Can Empower Communities to Lead

NonProfit PRO

In philanthropy, a top-down approach and lack of lived experience has often led to funder-driven decision-making that lacks authentic community expertise and inclusion.

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A Better Way to Do Good: The Case for Comprehensive Community Care

Non Profit Quarterly

The social good industry is long overdue for an overhaul of the user experience and must find a better way to do good now—when our communities need us more than ever. The Promise of Comprehensive Community Care. The Case for Comprehensive Community Care. Communities.

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Responsible Community Engagement for Our New World

TechSoup

As nonprofits, our work is focused on community engagement. Our initiatives directly impact the people we serve by addressing community-centered needs. Community engagement brings group members together to make decisions about their shared future.

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Community Brands Adds MobileCause to Its Suite of Fundraising Tools

NonProfit PRO

Community Brands, a leading provider of cloud-based software and payment solutions for associations, nonprofits and schools, recently announced its acquisition of MobileCause, a premier comprehensive digital fundraising platform.

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Guess Where the Money is: Communities or Events?

NonProfit PRO

We should have been systematizing the building of communities. Communities sometimes hold events. Events rarely hold communities. For years social good has produced a plethora of events – fully systemizing the effort to produce more and more revenue. Except, it didn’t work.

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