Reflections from Center for Nonprofit Excellence Annual Conference, Louisville, KY

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Today I facilitated a couple of workshops as part of the Social Media track for annual conference for the Center for Nonprofit Excellence in Louisville, KY. The second group is ready to brainstorm a strategy, select tools, or has lots of nitty gritty question about implementation.

What Do the Reading Habits of Teens Have to Do With Your Donor Acquisition Strategy?

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By Scott Gilman : Louisville Cardinals, horse racing, nonprofits, music, movies, various rants. Find Scott On Twitter. . A recent New York Times article stated that fewer than 20% of 17-year-olds read for pleasure “almost every day”, down from over 30% 30 years ago.

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13 #npEXPERTS Share their Most Valuable Donor Acquisition & Fundraising Ideas

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That’s right – we’ve rallied 13 nonprofit thought leaders to share their best fundraising strategies, tips and ideas with YOU. In our latest installment of npEXPERTS – “ Cupids Arrow: Targeted Strategies to Acquire Supporters “ - you’ll find 36-pages of thoughtful advice on donor acquisition strategies, written collaboratively by a cross-section of nonprofit fundraising experts. Manager for Blackbaud’s Interactive Strategy team.

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Hot association jobs this week – March 23

SocialFish

The Vice President is responsible for developing and executing CBF’s marketing, public relations, and integrated communications plans and strategies relative to the strategic direction and positioning of the organization and its leadership. The Coordinator is based in Louisville, Colorado.

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Is Social Media the Fund Development Professional’s Magic Bullet?

NonProfit Hub

Tammy Moloy is a guest contributor for Nonprofit Hub, and a Senior Consultant with Ashley|Rountree and Associates, a leading regional non-profit consulting firm based in Louisville, Kentucky.

Maximizing Meetings: 3 M’s to Make Event Committee Meetings Meaningful

NonProfit Hub

She leads the Events Strategy Team at Ashley|Rountree and Associates —a nonprofit consulting firm based in Louisville, Kentucky. Tammy Moloy is a guest contributor for Nonprofit Hub. Tammy has managed events for more than 23 years in major markets such as Los Angeles, Nashville, Boston and Washington, DC, and has managed more than 75 special events in her career.

Smokers’ Quit Rates Double with Text Message Support

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Our projects for the New York City Department of Health and the Louisville Department of Health had similar success rates. Let us know your goals, and we’ll invent the unique mobile strategy that’s just right for your particular brand of outreach. A recent study about the effects of motivational text messages on smokers shows that mobile technology can do a lot more than send a message – it can change behaviors, too.

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And the Winner(s) of the Social Media Library Are.

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

For the social media library giveaway I asked folks to leave a comment on how they would use the books to shape their 2010 social media strategy. But the grand prize winner of the books offered by Steve are: Erin McMahon , Metro United Way, Louisville, KY.

Can Networks Have Social Impact?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

This video is from a local site in Louisville , part of the Annie E. The focus was on learning about "Network Effectiveness" and the specific topics included strategies for network impact, approaches to evaluating networks and tools for accelerating and assessing network impact.

Social Media Game: Kentucky Derby Remix for CNPE Conference

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I'm facilitating a couple of workshops as part of the Social Media track for annual conference for the Center for Nonprofit Excellence in Louisville, KY. I'm lucky thought that a few people from nonprofits who have experience implementing social media strategies will be in the room. After Louisville, I go to Minneapolis where I am doing a version of the workshop at the Search Institute. In Romania, the version I'll create will be for blogging strategies