January, 2021

Q&A with sgLEADERS: Alicia Dicks, The Community Foundation of Herkimer and Oneida Counties

Connection Cafe

The “Q&A with sgLEADERS” series on sgENGAGE aims to provide readers, including the next generation of social good leaders, with valuable insights from executives across the social good community.

2021 Cause Awareness & Giving Day Calendar for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Cause awareness and giving days can be very powerful themes upon which to launch online fundraising and social media awareness campaigns. In addition to the days listed below, see also public holidays by country , Days of the Year , and Wikipedia’s List of Commemorative Months. January.

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Building a Strong Nonprofit Brand [Step-by-step Guide + Free Resources]

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

Building a Strong Nonprofit Brand [Step-by-step Guide + Free Resources]. Having a strong brand is not just a great idea for commercial organizations. Nonprofits, NGOs, Social Enterprise also need to create and manage a strong brand.

Being a Successful Fundraiser in 2021

NonProfit Hub

I have an obsession. I love defining what makes a fundraiser successful, bottling it, and using it to empower nonprofit professionals and volunteers. I’m obsessed with helping them become more productive in securing gifts to advance the charities and good causes they’re so passionate about.

Fundraising Trends: 7 Modern Strategies to Consider for 2021

Wild Apricot

For many nonprofits, 2020 was a challenging year. Now it’s coming to a close, and we enter a new year that is hopefully one of recovery (though it hasn't looked up yet.). The lessons of 2020 are definitely influencing plans for 2021. From fundraising. fundraising

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New Year’s Rituals for Nonprofits To Improve Resilience in 2021

Beth Kanter

Sunset at Half Moon Bay. As we face an even darker winter due to the pandemic, we need to keep improving our resilience, the ability to adapt well in spite of significant stressors. Using rituals as part of our professional work is one strategy that can help.

Annual Planning in an Ever-Changing World

Connection Cafe

Back in 2019, I had some great conversations with colleagues from various organizations while I helped them brainstorm ideas and strategies for their missions and make plans for the coming year. As 2020 rolled in, most had created their plans. Many of those plans were energizing and exciting.

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10 Powerful Twitter Marketing Tips [That Work like Magic]

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10 Powerful Twitter Marketing Tips [That Work like Magic]. All organizations can benefit from having a solid Twitter Marketing strategy (B2B, B2C, NGOs, etc.). Check out the following tips and improve your Twitter Marketing. Twitter is a powerful marketing platform that needs your attention.

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Mail vs. Email: Pros & Cons of Each Fundraising Channel

NonProfit Hub

When it comes to choosing the right marketing channel for your nonprofit fundraising, you’ll want to consider the pros and cons of each option. The two most prominent fundraising channels for nonprofits are direct mail and email.

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The Ins and Outs of Membership Pricing

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Deciding how to price your membership can be challenging. How can you find a price point that's fair for your members, accurately represents the value you’re providing, and covers the cost of running your organization? Whether you’re a. membership

11 Real-World Copywriting Tips: How to Write Powerful Article

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The internet abounds with articles, blog posts, news, photos, stories, and many more. Now that more people are spending more time online than ever, we live in an era where the attention span has decreased. People do not read the whole blog post but skim through the text.

4 Ways to Further Your Nonprofit Career with Continued Learning

Connection Cafe

Have you heard the expression, “You learn something new every day?” It’s true. And if you don’t feel that it’s true for you, then you should make a conscious effort to make it true, especially in the case of your nonprofit career.

9 Socially-Distant Donor Engagement Ideas for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By Laura Bucher , Storyteller at Donor Perfect – a top-rated donor management system and fundraising platform for nonprofits. After the challenges thrown at us throughout 2020, no one’s quite sure what 2021 will bring.

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Solutions to stop Plastic Pollution [People, Tech, Organizations, Governments]

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

Solutions to stop Plastic Pollution. People, Tech, Organizations, Governments]. Reducing our plastic pollution is one of the greatest challenges facing planet earth. Luckily, there are solutions. Governments, Organizations, and millions of people are stepping up.

5 Nonprofit Email Marketing Mistakes to Avoid

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Did you know that the average open rate for the nonprofit organization is around 25.17%, much higher than the industry average open rate, which is just 21.33%? According to Mailchimp ? a well-established digital marketing automation platform ?

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How to Create a Membership Website Free with Wild Apricot

Wild Apricot

Thousands of organizations use Wild Apricot's software to manage their membership websites ( we're also the most popular provider ). That’s because Wild Apricot is one of the few membership website creators who offer a completely free account. website-and-technology

How to Find IP Addresses on PS4 Devices & Set Static IP

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Are you wondering about how to find your PS4 IP address? This step-by-step guide will put you through how to find your PS4 IP address, how to set up your PS4 static IP address, and lots more. When we talk about IP addresses, they are amazing sets of numbers that your router assigned. An IP.

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The Symbiotic Relationship Between Corporations and their Stakeholders

Connection Cafe

As an organization that was created more than a decade ago to help corporations further engage their employees in social responsibility, YourCause, a Blackbaud solution, has preached the business case for CSR to companies for quite some time.

10 Online Fundraising Tools to Watch in 2021

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Each year Nonprofit Tech for Good features a new set of online fundraising tools that are timely and relevant for the year to come.

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We’re Shocked: IRS Announces 2021 Key Filing Dates, Tax Season Starts February 12th

Blue Fox

Your tax refund may come later this year. whatthefox is right!

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6 Steps to Get the Press to Tell Your Story

NonProfit Hub

Almost all media now feature feel-good stories about people and organizations that do good. Even so, getting attention from the shrinking, but highly diversified, press pool still takes persistence and creativity. Here are 6 steps to get the press to tell your story: 1.

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Should Your Organization Offer Free Memberships?

Wild Apricot

Recruiting and retaining members during challenging social and economic times is hard work — as you well know! However, that doesn’t mean it’s time to throw in the towel just yet. There are many membership growth options that your. membership

How to Find Xbox IP Address & Xbox IP puller

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Are you wondering about how to resolve your Xbox Gamertags? This step-by-step guide will put you through how to convert your Xbox Gamertags to IP addresses and lots more. In case you don’t know what Xbox IP Resolvers is, they are what you use to convert Xbox Gamertags into IP addresses.

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2021 Strategic Planning, COVID-style

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With 2020 finally over and the COVID-19 vaccine on the way, there is certainly cause for optimism in 2021.

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9 Lessons Learned from Hosting Virtual Fundraising Events

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By Matthew Burnell , F ounder of ClickBid , a mobile bidding provider for online auctions, virtual galas, and in-person events. Fundraising has not stopped during these uncertain times. Since March, we have seen organizations take their annual fundraisers online and go virtual.

How Exemplary Governance Can Keep Nonprofits Operational

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

How Exemplary Governance Can Keep Nonprofits Operational. While nonprofits can’t control donor behavior, they can optimize their appeal by demonstrating competence, value, and transparency at every level. For nonprofits looking to maximize their outreach potential, exemplary governance is the answer.

Today’s Talk with Maryanne Dersch

NonProfit Hub

This week, we had the chance to sit down with Maryanne Dersch. Maryanne is a nonprofit coach, author, and speaker who loves to help organizations communicate authentically. She has great advice on how to share your ideas with the people who can make them happen.

How to Start a Chamber of Commerce in 7 Steps

Wild Apricot

If you think a “chamber of commerce” sounds a little old-fashioned, even a little pretentious, you’re not the only one. But the archaic-sounding name makes sense seeing as how the first chamber of commerce was founded in France in. organizational-management

Hulu TV and Sling TV: Which Streaming Platform is Better for You to Choose

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Are you wondering about the best streaming service between Hulu and Sling TV? This guide will provide you with the best comparisons between the two streaming platforms. In this present age, everyone is gradually moving from using Satellite or Cable TV to renowned streaming applications.

New Year, New Format for In-Person Peer-to-Peer Events (With Examples!)

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As the calendar changed, so too did the outlook of many hopeful people, eager for the changes this year may bring. Optimism is on the rise and there is much to look forward to in the coming months ahead.

[FREE WEBINAR] Finding and Engaging Major Donors During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Date: Tuesday, March 9, 2021. Time: 1pm EST / 10am PST. Presented by: DonorPerfect and Amy Eisenstein, ACFRE. Cost: Free. As nonprofits continue to adapt to the new normal, many fundraisers struggle with the goal of engaging major donors.

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Ways to create an inclusive employee training program

Gyrus

Businesses of all sizes have made significant developments in becoming more inclusive and diverse. Here’s how organizations can overcome bias to create an inclusive employee training program

Today’s Talk with Brady Josephson

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This week, we sat down with Brady Josephson, the managing director of the NextAfter Institute. NextAfter provides fundraising research and training to help nonprofits grow. They are passionate about figuring out what really works in fundraising.

Why Your Congregation Needs Synagogue Management Software

Wild Apricot

Are you a Rabbi or community leader, looking to make a difference in the lives of your congregation members? Do you find yourself overwhelmed by administrative tasks and left with little time to engage with your community and advance your mission? website-and-technology

How to View IP Addresses on PS4 Devices & Set Static IP

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Are you wondering about how to find your PS4 IP address? This step-by-step guide will put you through how to find your PS4 IP address, how to set up your PS4 static IP address, and lots more. When we talk about IP addresses, they are amazing sets of numbers that your router assigned. An IP.

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Five Ways to Promote Wellness in Your Organization this New Year

Connection Cafe

Corporate social responsibility has taken on a completely new look since we all started staying the social six feet apart and began doing our jobs from home.

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[FREE WEBINAR] How to Host a Successful Virtual or Hybrid Golf Fundraiser for Your Nonprofit

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Date: Tuesday, February 23, 2021. Time: 1pm EST / 10am PST. Presented by: Logan Foote , Education Manager at GolfStatus.org. Cost: Free.