3 Effective Tools for (Re)Branding Your Nonprofit

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Have you noticed, in the last year or so, how many nonprofits have rebranded? The pandemic has caused many mission-driven organizations to re-evaluate their mission, reconsider their strategic plan to accomplish it, and then engage donors and advocates from this new position.

Board Effectiveness Begins With Recruiting

NonProfit PRO

When evaluating the success of the nonprofit, a key variable is always the effectiveness of the nonprofit’s board membership. I have served as a volunteer on and consulted with a variety of boards throughout my career.

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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

Top tips for effective association fundraising

Nimble AMS

Here’s how fundraising can help your association and what best practices you can use to raise funds more effectively. Fundraising can be a highly effective way to drive more non-dues revenue. Tips for more effective fundraising for your association.

Nonprofit Technology Adoption: Why It Matters and How to Be Successful

Discover how this high-level overview report can help get your organization in shape for technology adoption and read helpful best practices for facilitating this critical process.

Efficient or Effective? 

The Sponsorship Collective

Efficiency and effectiveness are two of those words that look the same and can even be mistaken for one another if you’re speed-reading. As Peter Drucker says: “efficiency is doing things right; effectiveness is doing the right things.” The post Efficient or Effective?

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

The Effect of Inflation on Charitable Giving

NonProfit PRO

The Pew Research Center recently found that 70% of American adults view inflation as a major problem in the United States. Will the news of continuing increased inflation affect charitable giving? Government & Regulation

We're Big Fans of the Ripple Effect!

Blue Fox

A Special Note from Blue Fox CEO, Chantal Sheehan on Earth Day 2022 We're big fans of the ripple effect. Otherwise known as the: butterfly effect domino effect compound effect ​It's the idea that one single act will cause continuous, cascading results.

How Your Nonprofit Can Effectively Fundraise Using RoundUp App

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By Kelly Pullin , Marketing Manager at RoundUp App – the nation’s largest tool for rounded up donations, giving nonprofits across the country a new stream of recurring giving. Every year it becomes more and more crucial for nonprofits to invest in online fundraising programs.

Four ways nonprofits can use effective messaging

Big Duck

The post Four ways nonprofits can use effective messaging appeared first on Big Duck

What are Key Messages and How Can Nonprofits Use Them Effectively?

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By Beth Singer , Principal at Beth Singer Design, LLC – a design and communications firm specializing in nonprofit organizations to help them fundraise, educate, and promote membership and events through design solutions.

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

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. In a recent webinar , Nathan gave us some tips for effective communication with donors.

How to Effectively Share Text-to-Donate Campaigns on Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By Corey Blake , a Digital Fundraising Strategist at MobileCause , where she helps nonprofits accelerate their fundraising and engagement efforts through giving and marketing strategies.

How Nonprofits Can Effectively Promote their Online Shop on Instagram and Facebook

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By Talia Walsh , Senior Director of Marketing and Communications at Heal the Bay – an environmental nonprofit that protects the coastal waters and watersheds of Greater Los Angeles, California. The holiday shopping season is upon us.

Building Blocks of Effective Creative: Relevance

M+R

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be discussing the core elements of effective creative and how to incorporate them into your direct response creative. As we’ve already seen, urgency is essential to effective creative. Related Links: Building Blocks of Effective Creative: Urgency.

5 Must-Have Productivity Software Products Nonprofits Need to Be Effective in 2021

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Here are five categories that every nonprofit must address to be effective in 2021. In other words, compliance, accountability, and efficiency are mission-critical, and they are achieved through effective time management and employee expense reporting systems.

The Do's And Don'ts Of Effective Listening

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Effective Leadership Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management How To Be A Good Listener ListeningHere are some great tips from Michelle Tillis Lederman 's book, The 11 Laws of Likability.

The Secret Formula for Effective Fundraising: 12141

Bloomerang

What’s the formula for effective fundraising?” . This is the “formula” for just about all effective fundraising strategies. One of the hallmarks of effective direct mail is that having a story focused on one person’s plight will get more money than saying “you can help thousands.”

7 Keys to an Effective Social Media Ambassador Program

Nonprofit Tech for Good

As a beloved cause to many, you can find willing and effective influencers among your own ranks and volunteers. But, wait – before you go recruiting your most outspoken supporters to shout about you in their Instagram stories, make sure you know these 7 keys to an effective social media ambassador program: . 7 Keys to an Effective Social Media Ambassador Program. Summing up: An effective social media ambassador program is not just a numbers game.

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.

7 musts for effective board succession planning

Charity Village

Creating a vibrant and sustainable board of directors is an essential part of effective governance. […]. The post 7 musts for effective board succession planning appeared first on CharityVillage.

How to Manage Volunteers Effectively in 2021

Volunteer Hub

Effectively managing volunteers starts with a vision, the creation of a plan, and the execution of a strategic process to reach targeted goals. Engagement is the Foundation of Managing Volunteers Effectively.

Leadership Storytelling: How to Effectively Utilize Board Members and Staff to Improve Mission Awareness and Fundraising

Bloomerang

The post Leadership Storytelling: How to Effectively Utilize Board Members and Staff to Improve Mission Awareness and Fundraising appeared first on Bloomerang

How Effective is Your Donation Process?

NonProfit PRO

In order to raise more funds for your cause, you must create a frictionless donation process, from the very first visit and all the way to checkout. But, how can you know if your donation process sets you up for success? And if it doesn't, what can be done to improve it?

[DATA] The 10 Most Effective Digital Marketing & Fundraising Tools

Nonprofit Tech for Good

From a list of 32 digital marketing and fundraising tools, survey respondents were asked to select the 10 they found most effective. The 10 Most Effective Digital Marketing & Fundraising Tools. The 10 Least Effective Digital Marketing & Fundraising Tools.

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The Fundamentals of Effective Technology Training for Your Nonprofit

TechSoup

User training is a big part of your nonprofit getting the most out of new technology. It helps to smooth the transition to new systems and processes by getting staff members comfortable and working efficiently as soon as possible. Education

How to craft effective email campaigns?

Charity Village

The post How to craft effective email campaigns? Email is one of the most powerful marketing tools, but it’s often under-utilized by non-profits. Your email subscribers are a highly-engaged audience who want to hear from you – but are you communicating with them regularly?

The 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. Communicating Communication Effective Communication Effectively Communicate

Vision, mission, and values statements: creating and using them effectively

Big Duck

The post Vision, mission, and values statements: creating and using them effectively appeared first on Big Duck

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. Communication Effectively Communicating Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Listening Listening Skills

OnBoard Research Finds Increased Engagement Among Boards is Driving Effectiveness in 2022

NonProfit PRO

OnBoard released its 2022 Board Effectiveness Survey identifying key challenges board directors face in the current environment and the role technology plays in effective board management. Board News/Stats/Studies 2022 Board Effectiveness Survey OnBoard

7 Tips For Planning Remarkably Productive And Effective Board Retreats

Bloomerang

In this post, I’ll share how we design these retreats so you can run effective ones of your own. We do this because we want to hear what participants found to be most effective and keep course correcting to make sure our work is as effective as possible. .

Moves Management: The Guide for Effective Fundraising

DNL OmniMedia

At DNL OmniMedia, we help nonprofit organizations use their technology for more effective fundraising and donor stewardship. One critical element of this area involves refining the nonprofit’s tech stack for more effective moves management.

Training Nonprofit Staff & Volunteers Effectively in 5 Steps

Get Fully Funded

You probably learned that not everyone needs to be in your office to effectively carry out their jobs. However, an effective training process can mitigate these struggles by informing your team of fundraising strategy best practices and coordinated communications.

Building Blocks of Effective Creative: Authenticity

M+R

Over the past few months, we’ve been discussing the core elements of effective creative and how to incorporate them into your direct response creative. Beyond the immediate impact of a particular ask, authenticity serves the long-term effectiveness of creative. Read time: 3 minutes.

Nonprofit Communications: 3 Strategies to Craft an Effective Communications Plan

Charity Navigator

Soliciting donations is only one aspect of an effective communications strategy. No matter how effective your ask is, you’ve only got part of the strategy down if you only send donation requests to your audience members.

6 Ways to Effectively Manage Donor Email Communications

DonorPerfect

Effective email management saves time spent on daily tasks to improve the success of your communications. The post 6 Ways to Effectively Manage Donor Email Communications appeared first on Nonprofit Technology & Fundraising Blogs.

How to Write an Effective Grant Proposal

Classy

While you can use several marketing elements from your individual donor campaigns in your grant applications, creating effective proposals requires some additional considerations. Write an Effective Grant Proposal. In 2020, nonprofits raised around 20% of their income from grants.

Follow This Sentence Structure To Effectively Communicate Fundraising Goals

Bloomerang

Thermometers are particularly effective during events or campaigns held within short windows of time like GivingTuesday as it also can communicate a sense of urgency. The post Follow This Sentence Structure To Effectively Communicate Fundraising Goals appeared first on Bloomerang.

How to effectively build a communication plan for pricing changes at your association

Nimble AMS

Continue reading to learn how to develop a communication plan and effectively announce pricing changes at your association. . to effectively communicate pricing changes while delivering a great membership experience. Change is never easy.

Effective Board Orientation: As Much About the Nature of Trusteeship as the Organization Itself

NonProfit PRO

Board orientation for new or prospective members can be as varied as the organizations those trustees have been called to serve, and a strong orientation program is critical to effective board governance.