2017

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15 Techniques Used by Top Nonprofits to Boost Donor Acquisition and Online Fundraising Results

Connection Cafe

Online fundraising isn’t a fad. As a matter of fact, online fundraising accounted for seven-percent of total fundraising in 2016. 1) Go Mobile, Now!

7 Nonprofit Campaigns We Can't #RESIST

EveryAction

Every successful campaign starts with a moment. This year, no moment has been more controversial than the rollout of the recent immigration ban.

One Simple Tip To Shift Your Nonprofit’s Workplace Culture from Outrage to Well Being

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

We’ve just finished two weeks on the road of book events for my new book, Happy Healthy Nonprofit , co-authored with Aliza Sherman.

Four Reasons Why Your Nonprofit Should Pay More Attention to LinkedIn Pages in 2017

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Odds are your nonprofit has a LinkedIn Page. Snapchat and Instagram may be all the buzz, but ignoring LinkedIn Pages is a mistake. Thanks LinkedIn!

Cool Association Social Media Jobs This Week – March 2

SocialFish

Here are some cool jobs, hand-picked by me, that you can find via the SocialFish job board ! If so, we have a perfect opportunity for you!

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Social Impact Investments

ASU Lodestar Center

posted by Bayan Dwaik Graduate Alumna, ASU Master of Nonprofit Leadership & Management. Sources: Ategeka, C. 2016, January 4). Flandez, R. 2009).

29 of the Best Nonprofit Event Management Software Tools

Wild Apricot Blog

If you’re looking to raise more money and make managing your events easier, here’s a list of 29 event management software tools that can help you out.

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Using E-commerce to Raise Money for Your Nonprofit

Tech Soup Blog

No longer are the days when going door to door or holding bake sales are the most effective ways to fundraise. Why an Online Store? Swag Items.

Lowering the ‘Giving Barrier’ for Millennials

Connection Cafe

When looking at these statistics, it’s clear that Millennials are eager , and would like to contribute. But what’s holding up the action? Easy enough.

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Voto Latino Tripled Their Mobile List in One Month. Here’s How.

Mobile Commons

At Mobile Commons, we’re always interested in seeing the successful strategies that help elevate our customers’ SMS campaigns. Here’s How.

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What Does Resiliency Really Mean for Nonprofit Leaders and Their Organizations?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Flickr Photo by J Ronald Lee. It is a metaphor for the inability or unwillingness of people to react to or be aware of threats that arise gradually.

8 Fundraising Tools to Watch in 2017

Nonprofit Tech for Good

That said, launching a fundraising start-up is not easy and the odds of making it long-term are slim. 1) Brackets for Good. bfg.org. 2) Bstow. good.pn.

This Week’s Awesome Association PR and Communications Jobs – March 16

SocialFish

Here are some cool jobs, hand-picked by me, that you can find via the SocialFish job board ! vibrant, healthier, and involved communities.

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Facebook and Instagram's Latest Marketing Tools for Nonprofits

Frogloop

Social media marketing has become an integral part of building online community and advocacy.

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6 Tips for Creating Engaging Email Newsletters

NonProfit Hub

Sponsored by iContact. A regularly scheduled email newsletter keeps your audience updated and helps you build a lasting connection with subscribers.

Dear Accidental Nonprofit Marketer – You Were Born to Tell Great Stories

John Haydon

You are the accidental nonprofit marketer who’s been asked to create content for your organization. But you have mixed feelings about it.

Sheroes You Should Know: Inspiring Stories for #WomensHistoryMonth

EveryAction

she·ro (pl. sheroes) : a woman regarded as a hero. Whether quietly spearheading some of the world's most groundbreaking scientific and medical research or not-so-quietly leading revolutions on the battlefield, our history is ripe with stories of ferocious, adventurous, enlightened, and persistent women. Sciences. Thought Leaders. Revolutionaries.

Four Things that Turned This Association’s Annual Conference into a Member Recruiting Machine

Wild Apricot Blog

For many associations the annual conference is the biggest event of the year. growth membership events annual-conference

TechSoup Global Network: A Unique Force for Social Change

Tech Soup Blog

Next week, NGOs from 50 countries, who operate together as the TechSoup Global Network, will gather for three days in San Francisco. Image: TechSoup.

7 Habits of Highly Successful Technology Partnerships

Connection Cafe

In a sea full of options, the seven characteristics below will help you identify a reliable partner who will help you reach your goals.

The New York State LGBT Health & Human Services Network Is Using Text Messages to Connect Vulnerable Populations with a Life-Saving Drug

Mobile Commons

Problem: How do you provide a vulnerable population with access to a life-saving drug? That’s especially true among young and minority populations.

3 New Year’s Rituals for Nonprofits That Can Boost Professional Success

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I would like to wish all my readers, colleagues, and friends a happy new year! How about you? I also use it as a year in review tool. Housekeeping

10 Random, But Useful Online Communications Tips for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

2017 is the final year of free webinars for nonprofits ( view final schedule ). 3) Never release an infographic as a PDF. 1200 x 1200. 1200 x 630.

STUDY: The Business Impact of Online Communities

SocialFish

How do organizations track the impact of their online communities? How do they measure expenditures, revenue, and cost savings? Increase staffing.

Global Tech Trends for Nonprofits

Frogloop

Online Advocacy Nonprofit fundraising Social Media

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Succession Planning for the Next Generation of Leadership

NonProfit Hub

I always find it a little funny when I hear someone say, “The future is now.”. My immediate thought tends to be, “ But what does that even mean?”

5 Proven Online Donor Stewardship Techniques You Can Start Today

John Haydon

Online stewardship adds variety to your outreach. Here are five techniques […]. Donor Communication

Thou Shall Not Paint the Concrete: Guest Revelations by Don Hughes

Museum 2.0

I started my museum career as an exhibit designer. There are many heroes I look up to in that field. Prevent this. Edit them. You are but a caretaker.

45 LinkedIn Groups for Nonprofit Professionals to Network or Find Jobs

Wild Apricot Blog

There are hundreds of nonprofit groups on LinkedIn. Here I’ve segmented the top ones into the categories and written a few lines about each to help you decide which ones to join. networking LinkedIn-Groups LinkedIn

Make Sure Your Nonprofit's Communications Are Safe and Secure!

Tech Soup Blog

If you are concerned about who may be listening to your organization's communications, there are steps you can take to make it harder to do so.

5 Trends in Giving That Will Reshape Philanthropy in 2017

Connection Cafe

Even better news? The Philanthropy Outlook from the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy projects a 3.6 percent in 2018.

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Your Official 17NTC Local's Guide to DC

EveryAction

We're just a few weeks away from one of the most highly-anticipated nonprofit conferences of the year and, seeing as it will be hosted in Washington, DC, our team wanted to share some favorite local spots to eat, drink, and enjoy the sights while visiting for 17NTC. Check out the list below and make sure to read the travel tips at the end! Bindaas.

New Research and a Welcome Surprise from Foundation CEOs

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

New Research and a Welcome Surprise from Foundation CEOs. By Lindsay Austin Louie. So, what answers did foundation CEOs give?

2017 Cause Awareness & Giving Day Calendar

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Cause awareness and giving days can be very powerful themes upon which to craft and launch online fundraising campaigns. January. February. March.