4 best Christmas movies about Giving Back one must watch!

VolunteerMark

To add to this spirit of giving and sharing, how about watching Christmas movies with your family, friends, and volunteer groups The best time of the year is here again- CHRISTMAS!

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We wanna make you a movie!! But we need your help.

VolunteerMark

We''re making a movie and it''s all about you - we want to help you find a solution to your largest organizational challenge for 2015! That''s right folks! But - we can''t do that until we know what that is!!

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Want to Boost New Donor Acquisition Online? Try Speed-Dating, Not Dinner and A Movie

Connection Cafe

Save the dinner, movie, and walk on the beach for after they’re committed to you. If you’re like most nonprofits, you reflect at the end of each year. You talk about the goals you had, whether you hit them or not, and how you’re going to improve going forward.

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Why Social Media is like a 3D Movie

NetWits

3D movies have been around since the 1950s. There was a period of time last year when every single movie action or kids movie was in 3D. And that trend has continued into this year’s summer movie season. I’ve noticed a common thread happening: A bad movie in 3D is still a bad movie. A good 3D movie starts with having a good movie and then adds the 3D to enhance things.

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6 Things We’ve Learned from Horror Movies (and Your NPO Should Know) [INFOGRAPHIC]

NonProfit Hub

The post 6 Things We’ve Learned from Horror Movies (and Your NPO Should Know) [INFOGRAPHIC] appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. We’ve all seen it play out in a horror flick—blood curdling screams and people being picked out one-by-one wondering…what’s next?

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Online Activism: The Movie - Ten Tactics for Info Activism

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Activists around the world are using social media tools to make change. A new 50- minute documentary film called " 10 Tactics for Turning Information into Action " is a guide to how best to use take advantage of the power of these tools and avoid hidden dangers.

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Movie Mondays for Fundraisers

Wild Apricot Blog

Movie Mondays is a free weekly series of video interviews with fundraising professionals – a mix of practical tips, in-the-trenches experience, and creative ideas to help you meet all kinds of fundraising challenges.( read more ).

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Do Good Movie for the Weekend: Oceans (VIDEO)

Have Fun - Do Good

On World Oceans Day, I pledged to highlight the ocean on Water Wednesdays for the next three weeks, so today I'm sharing the trailer from the Disneynature movie, Oceans. It's available on Netflix , Amazon Instant Video , and of course, you should check and see if your local video store has it. It's rated G so *hopefully* it will be fun and appropriate for little ones too. Let me know if you watch the film, and what you think of it.

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Why Social Media is like a 3D Movie

NonProfit Trends

3D movies have been around since the 1950s. There was a period of time last year when every single movie action or kids movie was in 3D. And that trend has continued into this year’s summer movie season. I’ve noticed a common thread happening: A bad movie in 3D is still a bad movie. A good 3D movie starts with having a good movie and then adds the 3D to enhance things.

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MOVE ON: The Movie from Lights. Camera. Help.

FI Space

MoveOn: The Movie. MoveOn: The Movie is a feature-length documentary focusing on the revolutionary history of the biggest progressive grass-roots movement seen in the United States since the 1960s. September 25th, 8:00pm. Southwest Key Community Center. Discussion.

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First the Book, Then the Movie: Convio and NTEN Share Social Media Insights

Frogloop

There’s a broad spectrum of savvy among nonprofits in social media – organizations of all sizes, some just starting out, some with programs under way but still making the case to stakeholders, and many with years of planning and successful execution under their belts. Last week was a potential goldmine for those of you looking for resources, advice, and inspiration that will help you develop or improve your nonprofit’s social media presence.

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Is that a Movie Studio in Your Pocket? Or are you just happy to see me?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I couldn't resist a remix of that old Mae West quip. Well, I was very happy to see Rupert captured on video by David Wilcox offering up some great tips on using the N95. David and Rupert are lucky of course to be in the UK and didn't have the brick experience that Amy Gahran had.

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Black Gold: Fair Trade Coffee Movie on PBS

Have Fun - Do Good

Last fall I wrote a post, "Know Where Your Coffee Comes From" about, Black Gold , a documentary about Fair Trade and the coffee industry. You can watch the film this week, starting tonight, on PBS. If you'd like to learn more about why Fair Trade makes a difference, and the relationship between Starbucks and Fair Trade coffee, check out my interview with Paul Rice, the founding president and CEO of the Oakland based nonprofit, TransFair USA , on the Big Vision Podcast.

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Why Is Video Content Missing From Your Nonprofit’s Marketing Strategy?

John Haydon

What would you rather do: Watch Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom in a movie theater, or flip through the storyboards? I know the storyboards seem pretty cool, but if you have to choose just one, you’d probably watch the movie.

gokubi.com

gokubi.com

Being able to do a screen movie, load it up to my webserver, and have the embed code with no effort has changed the way I work. Can I have longer movies now that I can host them anywhere? At work we have a need for longer, edited screen movies, and if Camtasia can have any of the Jing mojo rub off on it, we’ll probably switch.

gokubi.com

gokubi.com

I would love feedback… Here’s a short movie about moving Opportunities from one Campaign to another in Bulk: And another about moving Opportunities to Campaigns in Bulk from a list view.

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. And if you’re not already a Movie Mondays subscriber, you can fix that right here. Facebook howto video

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NetCentric Advocacy: At the Poles, Melting Occurring at Alarming Rate - washingtonpost.com

Network-Centric Advocacy

For scientists, global warming is a disaster movie, its opening scenes set at the poles of Earth. For scientists, global warming is a disaster movie, its opening scenes set at the poles of Earth. NetCentric Advocacy Advocacy Strategy for the Age of Connectivity. Home Green Media Toolshed Profile Twitter Shared Links Subscribe Archives « The Machine is US.

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If you build it they will come, IF…

NetWits

Many of us have seen the movie Field of Dreams. It’s a great (well not sure you can really call any movie with Kevin Costner great, but bear with me) movie about an Iowa farmer who hears a voice saying, “If you build it, he will come,” and decides to build a baseball field.

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gokubi.com

gokubi.com

There’s one company now you can sign up and you can get a movie delivered to your house daily by delivery service. But this service isn’t going to go through the interent and what you do is you just go to a place on the internet and you order your movie and guess what you can order ten of them delivered to you and the delivery charge is free.

Wild World O’Widgets | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

Place your bids on this fine movie poster, 90% of the proceeds go to Beaconfire client and (generally fine folks) the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric Aids Foundation ! Skip to content Clients Services Portfolio About Us Contact Blog Home > Blog Recent Posts 07/16/2010: The Wisdom of the Old Spice Man 07/12/2010: Is your online campaign going to succeed?

12 Ways Nonprofits Can Use Instagram and Vine Video

AFP Blog

An expensive, lavish 20 minute epic mini-movie that crams in every single historical fact and statistics about your nonprofit? 12 Ways Nonprofits Can Use Instagram and Vine Video : When someone says “video marketing” to you, what comes to mind? A large, unwieldy budget and a big-time production studio? Do you simply throw up your hands and declare: “My nonprofit is too small – we can’t use video in our marketing strategy

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Reel Impact

NCE Social Media

Are you using video and movies to share your story? Are you combining still photos together with music or a voice over on MS Movie Maker ? Is it on YouTube or Vimeo ? Are you using Miro or Ustream or any other of the multitude of sites that allow you to share videos online? This video from FilmAid briefly explains how you can use film (and video) to educate and move people to action. You can learn more here and here.

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The Reckoning

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

We had an all-company movie, The Reckoning during lunch this last week. The movie is excellent: it does a good job of covering the issues around the establishment of the court and its early years including its earliest cases. The ICC is still in its infancy: one of the challenges the movie brings up is the inability to get most of its indictees into the court.

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If This Then That for Non-Profits

Connection Cafe

Ben loves his beautiful wife, gripping movies, everything about football and all things social media. Have you ever seen a movie or eaten a meal that was so good, so amazing, that you felt like you needed to share it with the world? Nope, not a movie.

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I Have a Favor to Ask of You

NetWits

it seems so soon, but just as we’ve all started planning for 2011 in the nonprofit world folks like the SXSW organizers have set out to get a jump start on their yearly event - one that attracts thousands of internet enthusiasts as well as movie and music lovers South by South West 2011 is in the works! I know I know.

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3 Marketing Lessons From the Legendary Ty Webb

John Haydon

It is unarguably one of the funniest movies ever made. If you grew up in the 80s, you probably saw Caddyshack. Even if you find golf boring.

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4 Reasons Why You Should Be Blogging

Wild Apricot Blog

Here are 4 key reasons why your organization should have a blog, as well as a Movie Monday video that offers a look at how one organization "built excitement and community engagement" with a blog. Blogging blog membership-communications

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Participant Index Seeks to Determine Why One Film Spurs Activism, While Others Falter - NYTimes.com

AFP Blog

For the last year Participant, an activist entertainment company that delivers movies with a message, has been quietly working with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Knight Foundation and the University of Southern California’s Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism to answer a question vexing those who would use media to change the world

Temple Grandin

NCE Social Media

Temple Grandin has been in the news recently because of the HBO movie about her life. She recently gave a talk as part of the TED series discussing how her mind and the mind of people with autism spectrum disorder works and what makes them tick.

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Content Strategy Lessons from Lego: Everything is Awesome, Especially your Content

SocialFish

My son was playing with his latest Lego set the other night and I had to do a double take (see the photo below): He was building a Lego set… from a movie about building Lego sets. (I Content from the movie was repurposed into smaller chunks and distributed as unique sets (content).

Beasts of the Southern Wild

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

I don't usually review movies on my blog, but here's a second in a row. I think if I'd seen a more balanced set of views on this movie before I saw it, I'd not bother to write this (then again, I probably would not have bothered to see the film.) If that was all that I was going to judge the movie on, it definitely deserves all of the accolades and awards it has gotten. Perhaps that is what most people judge the movie on. .

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Google Plus Video

NCE Social Media

Here’s a video from Movie Mondays , a free weekly video on fundraising, that addresses this issue. Google Plus, or Google+, can be a great tool. But how do you use it to help drive website hits to your organizations webpage? If you odn’t use it, did you know than more than 100,000,000 do? Specifically, Marc Pittman , noted author and speaker on nonprofits and technology, shares how Google Plus can benefit your organization. Marc wrote the book, Google Plus for Nonprofits.

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Change Agents: Tom Serres and emerging cause economy | The Courier-Journal | courier-journal.com

AFP Blog

Where Kickstarter is known for raising money for movies and products, Rally is one of a growing number of sites such as Indiegogo and GoFundMe where individuals make their pitch for everything from sending local kids to camp to rebuilding a destroyed barn

Video Is A Must For Your Organization’s Content Strategy

Connection Cafe

What would you rather do: Watch Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom in a movie theater, or flip through the storyboards? I know the storyboards seem pretty cool, but if you have to choose just one, you’d probably watch the movie. The movie conveys the action, the emotion, and the narrative much more powerfully than just pictures and words. Why we love video.

Kutcher: Media Turning Back Over to Consumers | The Wrap

AFP Blog

Kutcher: Media Turning Back Over to Consumers | The Wrap: "The focus moved to Twitter at the Fortune Brainstorm Tech Conference as Ashton Kutcher, who has nearly 3 million followers on the social network, extolled the many uses of the site -- from philanthropic projects to political campaigns to promoting a movie

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The Best Social Media Marketing Resources For Nonprofits

Nonprofits Source

They’ve been mentioned in television shows and movies since their conception. SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING FOR NONPROFITS. 5 Nonprofits Winning At Social Media. Case studies of nonprofits winning at social media is an opportunity to see the strategies in action.

Beasts of the Southern Wild

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

I don''t usually review movies on my blog, but here''s a second in a row. I think if I''d seen a more balanced set of views on this movie before I saw it, I''d not bother to write this (then again, I probably would not have bothered to see the film.) If that was all that I was going to judge the movie on, it definitely deserves all of the accolades and awards it has gotten. Perhaps that is what most people judge the movie on. .

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

Connection Cafe

By Scott Gilman : Louisville Cardinals, horse racing, nonprofits, music, movies, various rants. Think Speed-Dating, Not Dinner and A Movie. Movie lover & Tech geek. Due to the incredible response we received the last time we brought together leading nonprofit experts to share their best fundraising insights, we decided to do it again!

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Multi-payment Opportunities

gokubi.com

Here’s a short movie explaining how we’re doing multi-payment Opportunities and dealing with complex nonprofit accounting. Watch it here.

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8 Social Media Marketing Hacks to Ensure Success in 2018

SocialFish

For instance, the Black Panther movie phenomenon is making rounds on social networking sites. Already, many marketers are using theme messages from the movie to talk to their audiences about their business propositions.

10 Summer Fundraisers for 2018

NonProfit Hub

Drive-in movie. Reserve a green space, set up a projector, tell donors to bring a blanket and throw on a movie everyone loves. Note: most movies are protected by copyright law, so make sure you have the proper rights before a public screening! Summer is finally here—the days are longer, the sun is brighter and the money-raising possibilities are endless.

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CharityVillage® Research: Communications: Content is king online

AFP Blog

CharityVillage® Research: Communications: Content is king online : "Content is king online Pattie LaCroixBy Pattie LaCroix August 28, 2006 You remember the days when flash movies on a web site were all the rage? Remember having to wait through long loading times just to view the same flash movie over and over again every time you came to the same web site?