How to Write and Distribute a Nonprofit Press Release

Wild Apricot

Looking to write a nonprofit press release and aren't sure where to start? Here's everything you need to know + examples and a free template

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11 Tips for Making Nonprofit Press Releases Social and Shareable

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Social media has forever changed how nonprofits and journalists distribute and consume news stories, yet the format of nonprofit press releases has not evolved at all. Almost every communication medium out there has been impacted by the rise of social and mobile media, but not press releases. I have no proof these tips will help your nonprofit get more media coverage, but at the very least they will help your nonprofit’s press release get more exposure on the Social Web.

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Press Release: Introducing DonorSearch Aristotle for Higher Education

Donor Search

DonorSearch Launches DonorSearch Aristotle for Higher Education Revolutionary AI-Powered Custom Predictive Scoring and Data Visualization to drive unparalleled results for Higher Education fundraising.

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6 Steps to Get the Press to Tell Your Story

NonProfit Hub

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. Reporters do not wait at their desks for press releases to arrive.

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University Presses Cooperate with Bookshare

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

We have been very lucky to continue to partner more closely with the publishing industry, as a major segment of educational publishers come on board with Bookshare: the university presses. We recently announced partnerships with The University of Chicago Press, the University of California Press and New York University Press, where they will be sending digital files of their books to Bookshare to be made available to people with print disabilities.

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Reviving the Press Release

Wild Apricot

Maybe it's time to revive the press release to help you drive traffic, increase member engagement, and boost search engine rankings. public relations

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China Braille Press

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

The China Braille Press was another impressive visit. Not only do they produce Braille in quantity, but the Press is also developing affordable technology for blind people such as screenreaders and talking ebook players. The software they use was apparently written at the Press. The Press has several Braille presses, including one they built themselves. The products the Press designed were pretty impressive.

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Cadmium Acquires EventRebels

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Press Releases Product Info Event Management

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Cadmium to Ease the Burden of Digital Transformation for Associations and Healthcare Organizations

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Press Releases Product InfoEvents & Education Platform to Reduce Operational Costs, Increase Revenue, and Improve Member Retention for Content-Driven Organizations Last year organizations were forced into a sudden and uncomfortable digital transformation fueled by the realities of COVID.

National Press Club on Bookshare Partnerships with Universities and Publishers

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

I'm really looking forward to my first ever National Press Club talk in Washington D.C. Tags: NPC National Press Club newsmaker Bookshare coming up on April 29th. We have exciting news about Bookshare, and it's especially thrilling to be talking about an educational program that scales well and works.

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Symphony Technology Group Acquires CommPartners, a Leading SaaS Provider  of Learning Management System Software and Virtual Events  

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Apprenticeship Fund Announces Salesforce Investment in Cloud for Good

Cloud 4 Good

Other Recent Press Releases From Cloud for Good: Cloud for Good Honored as #2 on 2021 List of Best Places to Work in IT. All Press Release Achieve Partners Cloud for Good Salesforce Talent Talent for Good

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Symphony Technology Group Acquires CommPartners, a Leading SaaS Provider  of Learning Management System Software and Virtual Events  

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Press Releases Product Info Company News Event Management

CadmiumCD Launches New Matchmaking and Networking Capabilities that Facilitate Personalized Attendee Experiences

Cadmium CD

Press Releases eventScribe Websites Company News Event Design Event ManagementeventScribe Live Improves Conference Education, Networking, and Exhibitor ROI Through an Algorithm-Driven Matching System Based on Attendee Preferences.

Cloud for Good is the Salesforce.org Partner of the Year

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Other Recent Press Releases From Cloud for Good: Cloud for Good Announces New Education Accelerators for Advancement and Recruiting & Admissions. All Press Release Education Partner of the Year Nonprofit Partner of the Year

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Putting on the Full-Court Press: How Releases Can Help Your Cause

NonProfit Hub

Breaking news: press releases are a gold mine. You already know that your events make a difference in your community, but through press releases, that impact can be magnified. Press releases help your nonprofit reach a wider audience and showcase your mission and great work. The first goal of a press release is to let the public know about your event. If someone can’t figure out where to go to cover the event, then no one benefits from the press release.

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Cloud for Good Honored as #2 on the 2021 list of 100 Best Small and Medium Places to Work in IT by IDG Insider Pro and Computerworld

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Other Recent Press Releases From Cloud for Good: Cloud for Good is the Salesforce.org Partner of the Year. Press Release Best Places to Work computer world information technology insider pro IT PR

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New TechSoup Catalog Hot Off the Press

Tech Soup Blog

If you're on any of our various lists, you likely have received the hot-off-the-press catalog of all of the latest offerings from TechSoup Stock, along with some groovy features about green technology.

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How To Leverage Press For Your Online Fundraising Campaign

Care2

One of the key components of our success was the focus on press. Think of press is an accelerant. Let’s figure out how you can use press for your online fundraising. The Benefits of Press. There are three benefits of leveraging press. Readers and views see press as an unbiased third party, which helps build the credibility of your online fundraising campaign.

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VolunteerHub Partners with Leading HR Expertise Provider

Volunteer Hub

Press Release. General News Press HR Partnership TasklyVolunteerHub, the premier provider of volunteer management software, has partnered with Taskly, a leading HR expertise provider, to help nonprofits streamline HR operations.

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Cloud for Good Announces New Education Accelerators for Advancement and Recruiting & Admissions

Cloud 4 Good

All Press Release accelerator Admissions Advancement advancement accelerator HED Higher Ed Higher Education recruiting & admissions accelerator recruiting and admissions accelerator Recruitment Recruitment & Admissions

CWTA - Press Releases

AFP Blog

CWTA - Press Releases: "Mobile Giving Foundation and the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association Launch Charitable Mobile Platform to Drive Giving in CanadaNon-Profit Plan Canada Goes Live with First Canadian Mobile Giving Short Code

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Press Here: Breaking the Fourth Wall in Children's Books. and Museums?

Museum 2.0

The text says "Press the yellow dot and turn the page." You press some more. Either I''m really sleep-deprived, or Press Here is the most brilliant interactive children''s book ever. Press Here is a "normal" book that uses book-ish tools--pacing, spatial arrangement of images on the page, text as instruction--to break the fourth wall and create an interactive experience. For an adult version of Press Here , enjoy Ze Frank''s classic optical illusion.)

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A Little Press for Moi

Have Fun - Do Good

Anna Gordon of the Warrior Momma blog was nice enough to e-interview me about my work recently. She asked some pretty self-reflective questions--you can tell she is a coach! I enjoyed the process of answering them and hope you enjoy reading them. A while back I was also interviewed by the East Bay Monthly , a small, neighborhood paper where I live, about carbon offsetting. When they called me to ask if they could take my photo near the BART I said sure.

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Hold the Presses: $10k raised for the #10NTC Scholarship Campaign

NTEN

Apparently, thePort does not like to lose! Seeing that we hadn't made our goal yesterday, they called me up this afternoon to tell me they would very generously fill in the gap and bring our scholarship campaign total to $10,000. Do us a favor: thank them! If you're on Twitter, give thePort a follow and a thank you at twitter.com/ThePortNetwork. In the meantime, we'll need a judge's ruling: Do we still have to remake the Muppets Video ? Tell us in the comments below!

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Hot Off the Press: Issue Two of NTEN:Change is Live

NTEN

NTEN's newest publication is free and hot off the press. What do Guerrilla Video, Facebook for Volunteer Management, and #GettingSlizzard have in common? They're all featured in the latest issue of NTEN:Change, A Quarterly Journal for Nonprofit Leaders ! In it you'll find: "Facebook for Volunteers," from Idealware's Chris Bernard, which tackles the question of whether Facebook can be an effective volunteer recruitment and engagement tool.

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Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of VolunteerHub

Volunteer Hub

General News Press VolunteerHubThis year marks the 25 th anniversary of VolunteerHub , a product owned by our parent company Carr Engineering Inc (CEI).

Ready, Set, Go Mobile - Press - AFP

AFP Blog

Ready, Set, Go Mobile - Press - AFP : "The report, New Directions, shows a growing trend toward nonprofits' adoption of mobile giving and other donor outreach campaigns using smartphones and mobile devices. From 2010 to 2011, the percentage of nonprofits using mobile to fundraise has nearly doubled to 9 percent, and is expected to reach 20 percent by the end of 2011, according to the report released today

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"Press 2 for Chickens": Innovating African Radio Stations

NTEN

You’ve likely encountered it when you call a customer service number and are prompted with instructions to press numbers for different issues or service departments.) . The radio station would broadcast the poll and the number and explain the process, such as “press 1 for maize,” “press 2 for chickens,” and “push 3 for other garden crops,” and so on. . Melissa Ulbricht, MobileActive.org.

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Have Fun * Do Good Press Mention RoundUp

Have Fun - Do Good

I'm putting an application together today for The Women's Media Center's Progressive Women's Voices program (fingers crossed). Part of the application process is to submit links to places you've been quoted, interviewed, or mentioned in the media. I thought I'd post the list here, to give a little "link love" to the folks who quoted, or interviewed me, and 'cause some of the pieces might interest you. Print “Soul in the City,” by Summer Bowen. Common Ground. December 2008. Maverick 101” by E.B.

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Press Release Detail - Sage Nonprofit Solutions

AFP Blog

Press Release Detail - Sage Nonprofit Solutions: "In addition, organizations are planning to put more effort behind online fundraising during 2011. Forty-four percent of respondents said they expect the share of donation made online to increase this year

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Foundation Center - Press Release - Foundation Center Launches GrantCraft Makeover

AFP Blog

Foundation Center - Press Release - Foundation Center Launches GrantCraft Makeover : Foundation Center Launches GrantCraft Makeover Intuitive Design Is Hallmark of Global Community of Learning for Philanthropy New York, NY — June 25, 2014.

Bay Area Nonprofits Teach Technology in a Three Day Series Across Region - Press Release - Digital Journal

AFP Blog

Bay Area Nonprofits Teach Technology in a Three Day Series Across Region - Press Release - Digital Journal : ''via Blog this

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Press Clipping Service Gives Instant Access to Reprint Rights

Wild Apricot

Basically, it's a press clipping service that alerts you to high-quality articles on the topics you choose. Whether your job is to update your nonprofit’s website with fresh relevant news, or simply to keep colleagues informed of breaking news via your organization’s intranet or email, you might want to put Clip&Copy in your toolbox. So, how is Clip&Copy different from Google Alerts , or any of the other media monitoring services out there that you may already use?

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In Canada, Online Giving Reigns - Press - AFP

AFP Blog

In Canada, Online Giving Reigns - Press - AFP: "In Canada, Online Giving Reigns(Sept. 14, 2010) Online giving has surpassed traditional modes of transacting gifts among all Canadian donors under the age of 65, reports fundraising consultant Penelope Burk from her recent survey of more than 7,000 Canadian donors. However, nonprofits continue to underestimate young donors as a source of significant

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Handbid Named a Colorado Companies to Watch Winner

Handbid

Press Release NewsHandbid has been named a Colorado Companies to Watch winner for 2019! Colorado Companies to Watch honors second-stage companies from across the state for their undeniable impact on Colorado communities. “We

New Crowdfunding Site ‘Survive the Streets’ Helps Prevent Homelessness Through Early Intervention - Press Release - Digital Journal

AFP Blog

PRESS RELEASE New Crowdfunding Site ‘Survive the Streets’ Helps Prevent Homelessness Through Early Intervention - Press Release - Digital Journal : New crowdfunding website Survive the Streets ([link] launches to help the nearly homeless in the U.S.,

UC Innovation Selects 360MatchPro by Double the Donation as New Automated Matching Gift Offering

Double the Donation

Company Updates Learning Center News Press ReleasesDouble the Donation is thrilled to announce its newest integration with ascend by UC Innovation, a CRM software and consulting company committed to delivering innovative, sustainable results.

Answers To 5 Most Pressing Communications Challenges Leaders Face

Eric Jacobson

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Smart mapping tech helps deliver more food to Singapore’s most needy | Press Releases | Asia | Sustainable Business

AFP Blog

Smart mapping tech helps deliver more food to Singapore’s most needy | Press Releases | Asia | Sustainable Business : "Thanks to state-of-the-art mapping technology, one of Singapore’s most loved non-profit organisations is making their food donation programme ‘smarter’ than ever before.

The Art of Creating a Social Media Press Release

AFP Blog

The Art of Creating a Social Media Press Release: "Now everyone has the same technology to create, publish and distribute content. So for an organization’s “news” to stand out, it needs to: * reach 3 audiences: traditional media, online media bloggers/digital influencers, and the general public. * be understandable to 3 kinds of readers: humans, search engines, and social networking sites.A

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Google Press Center: News Announcement

AFP Blog

Google Press Center: News Announcement: "Google Leaps Over Language BarriersGoogle Translate adds new feature to convert search results into 12 different languagesHere at Google, part of our mission is to make the world's information universally accessible to our users, regardless of differences such as language.

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S.F. 'HACKtivation' Matches Tech Talent With Nonprofit Groups | San Francisco Public Press

AFP Blog

HACKtivation'' Matches Tech Talent With Nonprofit Groups | San Francisco Public Press : While the tech community continues to be demonized across San Francisco, nearly 100 mostly tech workers acted as angels last weekend by donating their expertise to a dozen nonprofit organizations that help the homeless