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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators September 9, 2016

Happy Friday, friends! Join me for some Mixed Links… Next Friday, September 16th, Big Duck is hosting a free webinar – #ThanksObama! Social Media Lessons from the White House. Jim Schaffer and Ruth McCambridge wonder Should Board Members of Large Nonprofits Be Paid? M+R has introduced a Social Media Content Idea Generator. Also from M+R, Matthew Kohut talks…

How Does Your Nonprofit’s Donor Retention Rate Stack Up?

In today’s post,we dive into the Individual Donor Benchmark Report by Third Space Studio and focus on donor retention numbers. ~Kristina Guest Post by Heather Yandow of Third Space Studio Do you ever wonder how you stack up against other nonprofits? What the average organization’s donor base looks like? Or what you can expect to raise from monthly giving?…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators September 2, 2016

It’s almost the weekend! Let’s kill some time until the end of the day with some Mixed Links… Make sure you can answer these 5 Questions to Start Planning Your Year-End Fundraising Campaign. John Haydon tells us Why Human Beings Love Video Content. Do you think requiring formal education as a default is an inequitable hiring…

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Kathy Maynard

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. We want more stories! Don’t be shy – tell us what you do in a typical day as a nonprofit communications pro.  For 17 years Kathy Maynard has been a business…

Please Share Your Storybanking and Photobanking Process

Our contributing writer Antionette Kerr is working on a new e-book on both storybanking and photobanking — how you collect, store and organize your stories and photos. She’s got some great how-tos and resources pulled together. But it’s missing your real-world stories and data. So we need your help! Can you take this quick survey…

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Menucha Saitowitz

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. We want more stories! Don’t be shy – tell us what you do in a typical day as a nonprofit communications pro.  Menucha Saitowitz earned her degree in psychology and religion…

Modern Media Relations for Nonprofits [New Webinar]

Are you having trouble getting the media to cover your nonprofit? The rules for getting that coverage have definitely changed with the advent of digital media. Stop relying on old press releases and learn how to connect with today’s generation of journalists. Media relations expert Peter Panepento can show you how. Join us next Tuesday as…