[Guide] Creating Video for Nonprofits

EveryAction

Creating a video with social media in mind (while also growing your social media audience organically) is a great way to grow your base and reach more supporters. We chatted with digital strategist Yash Mori for insights on creating video for nonprofits, campaigns, and advocacy organizations. We shared Yash’s invaluable insights on digital storytelling and we couldn’t resist sharing his advice on creating compelling videos. I really like to create a conversation.

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The Ultimate Guide to Creating A Membership Site

Wild Apricot

If you're thinking of creating a membership site, this ultimate guide has everything you need to know to get started

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The Ultimate Guide To Creating Nonprofit Annual Reports

Wild Apricot

Simplify the process with this ultimate guide full of expert advice and examples Getting started with a nonprofit annual report for the first time, or just want a refresher?

GUIDE: Growing and Sustaining your Volunteer Program

EveryAction

Before you attempt to create a program from scratch, evaluate what you have already in place. Create Job Descriptions. If you work at a nonprofit, you know what it feels like to have too much on your plate. You are eager to be as effective as possible, but you can’t do it all by yourself. A thriving volunteer program can help maximize your organization’s impact.

Achieving Organizational Transformation: Pathways to Success

Association executives—and hopefully their boards—know that they are facing perilous times. Driven by the pace of cultural and technological change, they are experiencing major disruptions in the traditional business models that used to guide organizational growth strategies.orgSource offers a straightforward approach to navigating these changes and readying your organization for growth.

The Ultimate Guide To Creating Nonprofit Annual Reports

Wild Apricot

Simplify the process with this ultimate guide full of expert advice and examples Getting started with a nonprofit annual report for the first time, or just want a refresher?

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Get the Ultimate Guide to Recurring Giving [GUIDE]

Classy

Whether your organization needs to create a recurring giving program from scratch, or strengthen and grow its existing community, a well-developed program and strategy can protect the long-term financial health of your organization and help you scale. . Download the Guide Now.

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Fundraising Planning Guide, Calendar, Worksheet, + Template

CauseVox

Need to create your 2021 fundraising plan? Register for the course, “How To Create A Fundraising Plan For 2021” for only $115. “If Creating a Fundraising Plan. Creating a fundraising plan may seem daunting. Create A Path Forward.

The Nonprofit Fundraising Strategic Plan Guide

EveryAction

We created this guide to help you build just that. The Nonprofit Fundraising Strategic Plan Guide explores the fundraising planning process and breaks down each of the necessary elements that will allow you and your team to elevate your next campaign. Create a detailed outlook of the costs associated with your campaign: financial, allocated staff time, advertising/promotion costs, vendor contracts, startup costs, etc.

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The Ultimate Guide to Nonprofit Branding

Wild Apricot

In this guide to nonprofit branding, learn why your organization needs its own brand, how to create one and how to use it to drive your mission

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The Ultimate Guide to Nonprofit Branding

Wild Apricot

In this guide to nonprofit branding, learn why your organization needs its own brand, how to create one and how to use it to drive your mission

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The Ultimate Guide to the Google Ad Grant: 2020 Edition

Nonprofit Tech for Good

If your organization does not yet have a Google for Nonprofits account, the first step is to create one. . Typically organizations create campaigns for each of the main areas they wish to advertise. Creating an account .

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GUIDE: Using Donor Personas to Maximize Your Nonprofit Fundraising

EveryAction

Using this process to identify different types of donors in your universe is extremely useful in guiding your efforts to segment your list and fine tune the messaging that you use for each group. Create an email series just for sustainers like Susan to share your successes and thank her for the part she plays in each one.

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How to Create a Volunteer Handbook Your Volunteers Will Use

Get Fully Funded

The volunteer handbook is the reference guide everyone needs so they know what they need to know and can focus on what they came to do: volunteer. Work with your Board, attorney, and an HR professional to create and adopt the policies you need to ensure a safe, quality Volunteer Program.

Nonprofit Email Marketing: The Ultimate Guide for Online Engagement

DNL OmniMedia

In this guide, we’re going to focus on one of those outlets in particular: email. Bonus: Check out this guide to nonprofit data management strategies to explore how effective data management can improve other aspects of your organization’s fundraising. Consulting Guides Strategy

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An 11-Step Guide to Successful Crowdfunding Campaigns for Nonprofit Organizations

Nonprofit Tech for Good

This guide offers a comprehensive look at fundraising for nonprofit organizations and covers everything from choosing the best title for your fundraiser to increasing donor retention to other fundraising ideas for nonprofit organizations. 3) Create a catchy fundraiser title. Creating a descriptive title can lead more people to click on your fundraiser URL, and it also makes it easier for people to find your fundraiser in a search.

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COVID-19 Response Guide for Public Health Officials

VisionLink

The COVID-19 Frontline Guide is intended to provide these leaders and public officials with a web-based decision support tool and progress indicators to assist in informed decision-making on how to combat COVID-19 in their jurisdictions. You can access the guide here.

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The Comprehensive Guide to Nonprofit Branding

DNL OmniMedia

This guide provides a deep-dive into nonprofit branding, from how to craft your organization’s brand narrative to how you can communicate that brand to staff members, volunteers, and supporters alike. One way to communicate your brand is to create a branding guide.

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Donor Data And Donor Communication | A Mini Guide

Kindful

Your donor data should play a key role in your communication strategy, helping you create targeted content and personal experiences for recipients. This guide will walk you through the top ways you can leverage donor data in your communications with the help of fundraising tools.

How a Brand Guide Can Transform Your Nonprofit

NonProfit Hub

Whether you’ve invested the time and energy into creating a brand guide , you have a brand. We Know our Font and Colors… And that is a great start, but a brand guide is more than a font type and color scheme.

A Complete Guide to Strategic Web Design for Nonprofits

NetWits

What goes into creating and designing a successful nonprofit website that inspires action? Creating a website with your users at the center of your strategy will get their attention, keep their interest and inspire more action. Create Personas and outline tasks: Create a sample person that represents each audience group you serve. Creating a Visual Strategy. Create a Content Strategy: Don’t forget to plan your content strategy!

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Guide to Marketing Virtual Events

AccelEvents

Because marketing for a digital event may need a different tactic, we decided to put together this guide to ensure your upcoming event is a success! . Create invitations tailored for different audiences. The post Guide to Marketing Virtual Events appeared first on Accelevents.

The 2016 Nonprofit Fundraising Strategic Plan Guide

EveryAction

We created this guide to help you build just that. For some things, spontaneity is highly desirable, but any fundraising professional will tell you that planning a campaign isn’t one of them. Having a detailed strategic plan in place before embarking on a fundraising campaign can be a huge determinant of its success, even before the first dollar is raised.

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Creating a Community Resource Guide for Visitacion Valley

Tech Soup Blog

The Visitacion Valley Resource Guide , available in both online and print formats, is a comprehensive guide to local elected officials, employment services, child care, parks and playgrounds, faith-based organizations, public safety, and more for this sometimes under-served San Francisco neighborhood. The resource guide, available both online and in print, helps connect people to neighborhood information. How to Spearhead Your Own Community Guide.

The Ultimate Membership Renewal Guide

Wild Apricot

We combined the results from that survey to research conducted by the Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report (published by Marketing General Incorporated) and other sources to create this helpful guide If you are looking for ideas to refresh your membership renewal process, you’re not alone! With access to thousands of organization across North America, we decided to conduct an extensive survey on their membership renewal practices.

Guide to Blackbaud Fundraiser Performance Management

DNL OmniMedia

You can create systemic processes to overcome that challenge across your entire team. 65% of major gift officers want their CRM to be easier to use and created specifically for their role. Create a strategy and expectations around using the software.

The Essential Guide to Nonprofit Email Marketing

Wild Apricot

Learn how to create the perfect email strategy, as well as 5 email marketing platforms you can try There's a lot more to nonprofit email marketing that meets the eye — if you actually want to get your emails read, that is.

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The Ins and Outs of Facebook Fundraising: A Complete Guide

sgEngage

When it comes to Facebook Fundraising, we wrote the ultimate guide ! Set their goal amount and hit “Create!”. While we’ve noted the key differences here, you can also explore the process in more detail in this GoodUnited guide to Facebook fundraiser payout.

Fundraising for Education: Your Guide to Doing Virtual Fundraising Right

Qgiv

The Polk Education Foundation created this fundraising campaign to meet the unique needs of their students and teachers in Polk County, FL, which already offers free breakfast and lunch to every student in the county. You can also create user-generated content with your current students.

The Ultimate Guide to Choosing Nonprofit Technology

EveryAction

Don’t forget to download our CRM shopping guide (below) for step-by-step instructions for navigating the entire process, including helpful worksheets and more! Think synergy Nonprofit staff are the type of people who care about their work and will find creative solutions to their problems, create their own processes, and build the systems that they need, even with limited resources. For more, click below to download our step-by-step guide to shopping for a CRM for your nonprofit!

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The Essential Guide to Nonprofit Email Marketing

Wild Apricot

Learn how to create the perfect email strategy, as well as 5 email marketing platforms you can try There's a lot more to nonprofit email marketing that meets the eye — if you actually want to get your emails read, that is.

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The Quick Guide to Building an Online Community for your Organization

Cadmium CD

But how do you actually create that community and attract users? Let’s take a look at the steps you should take to create your organization’s own online community. Do you want to create a forum where they can freely share ideas and discussions?

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Fundraising email guide – Tailored templates to get donations

Whole Whale

To help you out on the writing side, we’ve created templates for the different donor audiences we mentioned above, plus a little description of the content choices we made. Framing project or campaign updates as “thank you” messages can create feel-good moments of inspiration for your donors.

On-Page SEO: The Definitive Guide (2021)

Find the free stuff

When you’re creating your website, do you want it to rank high or low? The post On-Page SEO: The Definitive Guide (2021) appeared first on PhreeSite.com. The answer is probably option number one.

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Moves Management: The Guide for Effective Fundraising

DNL OmniMedia

If your nonprofit is looking to secure more small, one-time gifts, you probably don’t need to create a comprehensive moves management strategy. Next, use the prospect persona you created in the last step to discover ideal candidates in your database and beyond.

Employee Engagement: The Essential Guide for 2021

Double the Donation

For example, employee engagement software helps manage your volunteer program by: Allowing your company to find or create new volunteer events. Check out our guide! Learn how in this guide. As a company, managing employees and productivity can be a challenge.

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Fundraising From Home: A Nonprofit Hub Guide

NonProfit Hub

You can create a sign-up sheet for participants to choose which game they want to play. Start the night with a Zoom call and then use breakout rooms to create a game room for each group! The post Fundraising From Home: A Nonprofit Hub Guide appeared first on Nonprofit Hub.

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Nonprofit Communications Strategy: A Step-by-Step Guide

Elevation

We share a step-by-step guide on how to create a communications strategy for nonprofits that will make the process easier for all teams involved.

Step-by-Step Guide To Writing An Annual Report For Small & Growing Nonprofits

Kindful

Whether you are new to writing annual reports or would like to improve the reports you already send out each year, we have created a step-by-step guide to help you write an annual report that is full of inspiration and a vision for the future. Brainstorm and create an outline.

Donor Segmentation: The Ultimate Guide for Nonprofits

DNL OmniMedia

In this guide, we’re going to explore donor segmentation through the following points: Covering the Basics of Donor Segmentation. So, you’d create segments based on average gift amount and make gift solicitations accordingly. Creating ongoing data management standards.

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6 Clever Mobile Apps Created by Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

All launched in 2014, the mobile apps listed below created by nonprofits clearly demonstrate that nonprofits are evolving in their approach to mobile apps. Environmental Working Group’s Food Scores app is a consumers guide to healthy, affordable food that’s good for people and the planet. This app helps guide intelligent giving by providing ratings for nearly 7,000 charities based on their financial health, accountability and transparency.

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Your Official 17NTC Local's Guide to DC

EveryAction

Created by Eric Hilton of Thievery Corporation, a popular local dc band, this bar and restaurant is an ode to the late and great Marvin Gaye. We're just a few weeks away from one of the most highly-anticipated nonprofit conferences of the year and, seeing as it will be hosted in Washington, DC, our team wanted to share some favorite local spots to eat, drink, and enjoy the sights while visiting for 17NTC. Check out the list below and make sure to read the travel tips at the end!

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How To Create A Volunteer Engagement Strategy that Actually Works

Wild Apricot

Creating a volunteer engagement strategy can not only improve your volunteer's experience, but your entire organizational atmosphere. That's why I've created this guide to engaging volunteers from start to finish

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