2012 Giving Season Give Back Video Contest

AFP Blog

2012 Giving Season Give Back Video Contest : What Does Giving Back Mean to You? 2012 GuideStar Giving Season Give Back Contest It's the giving season, the time of year when many people give back by stepping up their charitable giving. Which led us to wonder: What does giving back mean to you

#MyGivingStory Contest 2018

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

MyGivingStory is a social media storytelling contest that fosters a public conversation about giving and inspires more people to give. It is very simple to enter this contest. Visit the contest page and click on Submit Your Story.

Got Video? Enter the DoGooder Nonprofit Video Contest!

SocialFish

Did your organization create impactful videos in 2011? . Do you want your organization to be recognized for making great videos and win incredible prizes? . Do you remember how awesome the videos were last year? You can submit your videos from February 1st until February 29th.

5th Annual DoGooder Video Awards: Submit your video today!

Amy Sample Ward

The DoGooder Nonprofit Video Awards , from See3, in partnership with YouTube, are back again for the 5th year! For small nonprofits that have small funds in the video department, we have a new category for the best “thrifty” videos produced for under $500.

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Kennebunk Savings unveils video contest for nonprofit organizations - Fosters

AFP Blog

Kennebunk Savings unveils video contest for nonprofit organizations - Fosters: "This year, to further help area nonprofits affected by the current economic downturn, Kennebunk Savings has added a 'Make Your Case' video contest, which offers organizations the opportunity to promote its cause online and be eligible to win an additional $300.The contest, open to all area nonprofits, will run through

Launching a Nonprofit Video Contest

Frogloop

We're no strangers to the world of video contests. Last year, our DoGooderTV Nonprofit Video Awards received over 400 videos from all types of organizations and causes. This week, we've helped launch a video contest around one specific issue: driving smarter.

17 Steps to Creating Explosively Successful Facebook Contests

John Haydon

Facebook contests can increase your fan-count and engagement. You can also build your email list with contests. Fortunately, ShortStack created a pretty snappy infographic with 17 steps for creating explosive contests (see below).

Nonprofit Videos Win Big In Tufts Contest- The NonProfit Times Feb 16, 2011

AFP Blog

Nonprofit Videos Win Big In Tufts Contest- The NonProfit Times Feb 16, 2011: "Nonprofit Videos Win Big In Tufts ContestSix nonprofit video took honors in the Tufts University contest 501c3: Capturing Change on Camera inaugural video competition. The idea was to promote nonprofits that help children and families and filmmakers who tell their stories through visual testimonials.The contest was

Vote for the Winners of the 6th Annual DoGooder Nonprofit Video Awards!

Amy Sample Ward

With so many incredible videos submitted to this year’s contest it was no easy task, but judges in the 6th Annual DoGooder Nonprofit Video Awards have narrowed down the field of entries to 16 finalists. Now, the YouTube community has the opportunity to get involved and cast their vote for the best nonprofit videos of the past year. The 16 finalist videos can be watched on the Contest homepage. challenge 12ntc contest storytelling video vote

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Kickstart Your Supporters with 5 NEW Fundraising Contest Ideas

NetWits

It’s a great time to start fundraising contests if you’re managing or helping run a fall fundraising event. But as you go about your planning this season, I’d like to get you thinking about contests a little differently. What other task based contests can you run?

Your Nonprofit Video in the Spotlight (and on YouTube’s Homepage)

Amy Sample Ward

The DoGooder Nonprofit Video Contest is back and calling for your best 2011 nonprofit videos! Did your organization create impactful videos in 2011? Do you want your organization to be recognized for making great videos and maybe win some incredible prizes? The 6th Annual DoGooder Nonprofit Video Contest is taking submissions starting February 1st. The four best videos will each receive: $3,500 in prize donations. See contest rules here.

Technology for Change Contest: Win a new computer from HP!

Amy Sample Ward

You can see the numbers (from tweets, to dollars, to videos and more) on the EpicChange blog here. Enter the Contest. HP is giving away a new computer and printer bundle to the winner selected in the contest – and we all have the added bonus of learning about ways others have leveraged technology and finding case studies that can help us in our work. To participate in the contest, follow these easy steps: 1. Technology for Change.

Ready for Another Video Contest?

See What's Out There

We recently announced the winners of the DoGooder Nonprofit Video Awards, but the contests don’t end there. Our friends at the American Constitution Society have just announced a contest of their own. They’re looking for short videos that highlight the important role that courts play in shaping the laws that shape our lives. Tags: Video youtube contest video camera

How the National Wildlife Federation Uses Photo Contests to Engage Facebook Users (VIDEO)

John Haydon

Danielle Brigida and recently hung out on Google Plus to chat about a number of things, including how they conduct photo contests. Facebook engagement nwf photo contests

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Video innovation – Youtube contest winners

Beaconfire Wire

The winners of Youtube’s Nonprofit Video Awards were announced at NTC this weekend. Best Thrifty Video: It’s in Your Hands. Congratulations to all of the winners and to everyone else who participated in the contest.

doGooder Nonprofit Video Awards

Wild Apricot

The doGooder Nonprofit Video Awards are calling for submissions before Feb. Video Non-profit contest

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Fight Hunger Viral Video Contest

Have Fun - Do Good

Now FightHunger.org (a project of the UN World Food Program and partners) is launching a Walk the World Viral Video Contest. They are looking for an, "upbeat viral video that spreads the word about ending child hunger by 2015." Read the contest rules before you submit your entry.

Using Facebook Photo Contests to Engage People and Raise Money (VIDEO)

John Haydon

Chris Davenport and I recently had an opportunity to make this video for Movie Mondays. Facebook howto video And if you’re not already a Movie Mondays subscriber, you can fix that right here.

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Celebrating a Year of Cause Video with the DoGooder Awards

See What's Out There

Video has the power to educate, inspire, and move people to action. If you or your organization produces creative, impactful videos, we think you deserve some recognition for the work you’re doing – and maybe even some incredible prizes. The contest is presented by […].

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Fight Hunger: Video Contest

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

FightHunger.org is a division of the UN World Food Programme set up to help end child hunger by 2015 which is part of the first Millenium Development Goal They have just launched a viral video contest and are looking for a short, upbeat videos about ending child hunger. Any help that anyone can give spreading the word about this contest would be most appreciated

DoGooder Awards Recognize Awesome Nonprofit Videos

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

See3 Communications and YouTube, along with the Nonprofit Technology Network, announced today the launch of the 2013 DoGooder Video Awards. The DoGooder Awards recognize the creative and effective use of video in promoting social good.

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NetCentric Advocacy: DoGooderTV-Contest

Network-Centric Advocacy

Home Green Media Toolshed Profile Twitter Shared Links Subscribe Archives « Listserves in Environmental Movement: Good Review | Main | Network Centric Update Riff with Saul Alinsky Rules » March 29, 2007 DoGooderTV-Contest What can I do with youtube? How do advocacy groups and issue folks use video to sell their story ? DoGooderTV DoGooderTV-Contest. How do advocacy groups and issue folks use video to sell their story ? DoGooderTV DoGooderTV-Contest.

Activate Your Community with Contests and Challenges: CommBuild Chat Recap

Tech Soup Blog

Using contests and challenges to engage communities was the topic of the July 17 edition of the weekly CommBuild chat. The chat, facilitated by by TechSoup online community manager, Michael DeLong, included helpful advice learned by participants who have run contests.

2011 Nonprofit DoGooder Video Contest is Back: Calling Your Best Nonprofit Videos

NTEN

For the 5th year in a row, the annual DoGooder Nonprofit Video Contest , presented by YouTube and See3 Communications , is open for submission during the weeks leading up to the Nonprofit Technology Conference. Awesome video cameras from Flip Video.

Are You Trying Social Media Contests to Promote Your Conference? [CASE STUDY: AILA]

SocialFish

They kindly agreed to write up their experience as part of a social media contest put on by the association. The Lawyers Debrief: Participation in Social Media Contest to Promote Bar Association Conference. Any member could enter the contest.

Be the Change! Share The Story! School Video Contest

Have Fun - Do Good

Dig out that camcorder 'cause Quantum Shift TV has launched a video contest with social impact for students in the U.S. School Video Contest. The first video, introducing the team's project, must be uploaded to QuantumShift.tv Teachers!

Vote now for the DoGooder Video Awards!

SocialFish

See3, along with YouTube, NTEN, Cisco, The National Alliance for Media and Culture and the National Youth Media Network launched the 2014 DoGooder Video Awards , celebrating video creators in the nonprofit and cause space on February 1st. Why yes, it is that time again!

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People Powered Movement Photo Contest

Have Fun - Do Good

Consequently, I was pretty excited when the Alliance for Biking and Walking asked me to spread the word about their People Powered Movement Photo Contest. In response, the Alliance is holding a People Powered Movement Photo Contest. bike walk advocacy nonprofit photgraphy contest

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Enter Blackbaud TV’s INSPIRE Contest for a Chance to Win an iPad

NetWits

There is still time to enter the Blackbaud TV Inspire Contest for a chance to win one of two Apple iPads. Submit a video that shows us how you INSPIRE your supporters to take action. Each video you submit will be entered into this drawing. Two lucky participants will win an Apple iPad

Minnesota Open Idea: Crowdsourcing Contest For Social Change Done Right

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The Minnesota Open Idea is an example of an online social good contest that works. In this interview, Jennifer Ford Reedy , VP for Strategy and Knowledge Management, at the Minnesota Community Foundation shares the how they designed this online social good contest for success.

Machinima Festival and NTC Video Contest

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

NTEN has just announced the first NTC video competition. And the good news is that if you've never created web videos before and don't have the big bucks to hire a professional, there is enough time to learn. Need more inspiration to create video or machinima for social change?

Announcing the 2015 DoGooder Video Awards!

NTEN

It’s that time of year again- the DoGooder Video Awards are back! If you made a video in 2014 that had an impact in your community or around the world, we want to see it. Compelling video can advance social change and create real impact. If your organization produces creative, inspiring videos, we think you deserve recognition for the work you’re doing. The DoGooder National Video Awards contest opens today! See contest rules here.

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Daily DoGooder: DoGooder Contest Promo

See What's Out There

Change the world, one video at a time.DoGooder Contest Promo| 1:36 See3 The DoGooder Nonprofit Video Awards are back again this year, looking for the best and brightest in nonprofit video! This short was created by See3 Communications to herald the beginning of the submission phase, and maybe, hopefully—we’d love it if it did—pique your [.]. Daily DoGooder

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DoGooder Video Award Voting is Open!!

SocialFish

So take some time this weekend to watch these awesome videos and please go vote ! “The Nonprofit Video Awards is designed to recognize the creative and effective use of video to promote the work of the nonprofit sector in catalyzing social good.

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Win $500 in Facebook ads in the Naked Laptop Contest

John Haydon

Why are they posting that video on Facebook, and not Twitter? Introducing the Naked Laptop Contest. On the Inbound Zombie Facebook Page, you’ll find details about the Naked Laptop Video Contest , where you can enter and share great tips with your peers!

Are Online Vote-for-Me Contests A Good Idea?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Note from Beth: There has been a variety of criticism of contests. Nonprofit consultant Hildy Gottlieb has been a vocal skeptic and is deeply philosophically opposed to online contests as a method of change in the social sector.

6th Annual DoGooder Nonprofit Video Awards

Frogloop

Voting for the 6 th annual DoGooder Nonprofit Video Awards is now open to the public. Furthermore, the Case Foundation will be awarding $10,000 in grants to those videos from this year's contest that demonstrated innovation and risk-taking to advance important messages or big ideas. "As

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IMPORTANT: Enter the DoGooder Video Awards by March 22

SocialFish

Video dogooders! The DoGooder Video Awards are taking submissions. The DoGooder Awards recognize nonprofits and individual change-makers using video to tell stories, raise awareness and inspire action. Each entrant can submit as many videos as they would like.

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Month at the Museum, Part 1: A Video Contest that Delivers

Museum 2.0

Kate was selected from over 1500 applicants based on a one-minute video, an essay, and an application form. Instead, this post focuses on a fascinating aspect of Month at the Museum: the video applications. Why the Video Contest Worked Video contests are one of the most challenging kinds of participatory projects to pull off. The response to the Month at the Museum was incredible--over 1500 videos submitted in under a month. Music videos.

2009 Member Appreciation: Mission Video Webinar Contest Winners!

NTEN

For those of you who missed it, last week we held a Member Appreciation Webinar with Basho Mosko from the Flip Video Spotlight Program and Michael Hoffman from See3 Communications about how to create an introductory video for your organization. . They posted a wide variety of inspirational, funny, and just plain well made videos as examples of what they learned. Barbara posted the Parks Climate Change: North Cascades 2009 video.

Chase Community Giving Contest: The Organizations on the Leaderboard Go Up and Down

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

launched a contest on Facebook. At the time, it was one of the biggest online contests thus far, open to more than 500,000 charities and offering over $5 million in prizes. (In In other contests, the leaderboard has been updated in real time.

2009 Nonprofit Video Awards: “Everyone’s Doing It”

Amy Sample Ward

It’s time again for the Nonprofit Video Awards from DoGooderTV , sponosored by NTEN & See3 Communications. If you were at the 08NTC last April, then you probably remember the awards ceremony for the 2008 contest. The DoGooderTV Nonprofit Video Awards highlight organizations that are using video to inspire and ignite social change. If your organization made a video—any video—in 2008, we want to see it! Long-form Videos : any video over 5 minutes.

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Vote now for video contest on Immigrant Rights

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

[Via Will Coley.My *funny* video is a finalist in this contest (#3) and I'd love to get more folks to see it and the other entries. The Movement Vision Lab Video Contest ??? The Movement Vision Lab received a dozen entries in their first ever video contest. Check them out below and log-in to the Movement Vision Lab and post a comment on this page saying which video you like most and why.