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A Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Alexandra Axel

Here’s the latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators, where we ask you to describe your day in your own words.  Alexandra Axel is the media director for The Caregiver Space, a nonprofit with a free online social network that allows caregivers to share their experiences, find critical…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers November 15, 2013

I hope everyone had a good week and Happy National Philanthropy Day. Let’s have some Mixed Links… We have opened our 2014 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report Survey. Take the survey now and you can be among the first to receive the full Nonprofit Communications Trends Report when it’s released in January. Jeff Brooks wants to…

A Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Suzanne Rhodes

Here’s the latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators, where we ask you to describe your day in your own words. Suzanne Underwood Rhodes is the director of public affairs at Mercy Medical Airlift in Virginia Beach and recently celebrated her 10th anniversary of service there. Besides publishing…

A Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Danielle Travis

Here’s the latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators, where we ask you to describe your day in your own words.  Danielle Travis is a one-person marketing department for Bayaud Enterprises, an organization providing services for individuals facing major barriers to competitive employment. She’s got a passion for…

Fundraising with the Undead – Nonprofits Embrace the Zombie Apocalypse

If the Zombie Apocalypse is not really a thing, then why are zombies everywhere? The Walking Dead, World War Z (the book – I am not acknowledging the movie unless they change the title. Plus, zombies don’t move that fast!), Shaun of the Dead, Call of Duty: Black Ops II, Warm Bodies, Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, Resident…

A Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Jess Kean

Here’s the latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators, where we ask you to describe your day in your own words. Jessica manages communications and provides program support for the Children’s Cause for Cancer Advocacy, which advocates for better policies, research and resources for children with cancer and…

What to Do BEFORE You Send a Bulk Email

Today’s post was inspired by All-Access Pass Holder Esther Wieman,  Associate for Business Development for the Cultural Data Project (CDP). Since CDP has over 30 staff members, but no dedicated communications capacity, Esther wanted to make sure anyone sending an email to a big list not only proofread the email for spelling and grammar problems, but also checked…

A Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Alexandra Sanders

Here’s the latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators, where we ask you to describe your day in your own words. As the Communications Coordinator for Community Solutions, Alexandra Sanders serves as a social media manager, digital media strategist, public relations professional, events coordinator and a web producer. While sculpting…

A Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Glenna Wortman-Obie

Here’s the latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators, where we ask you to describe your day in your own words. Glenna Wortman-Obie works at Intermountain, a 105 year-old agency serving emotionally disturbed children and their families. She started there about six years ago as the Manager of the…

A Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Stacy Kocur

Here’s the latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators, where we ask you to describe your day in your own words.  Stacy Kocur is the director of communications and development at Fortress Youth Development Center. She is passionate about urban ministry, at-risk kids, parenting her own two tween boys, and…