Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Need Help with Fundraising? A Few Tips To Assist You

You never know where you'll find great info, especially for raising funds. Keeping all doors open allows the wind to blow in good stuff from divers places. Like this, from Men's Health:

http://blogs.menshealth.com/health-headlines/raise-money-without-being-annoying/2011/06/12

Not all of the info may serve you, but there has to be at least one juicy, useable bit that can be of value.

Much success to you in all your fundraising efforts.

Monday, January 30, 2012

Sunday, January 29, 2012

How Video May Be The Success Key Your Nonprofit Has Been Looking For...

Video is all over the web and all over society. Are you using it? Are you letting people not only read about who you are, but showing them? Here's a site that can help open new possibilities. (I have no personal or financial interest in this site. It is for info purposes only. Read my note below the link insert.)

http://gettingattention.org/articles/67/social-media/tips-nonprofit-online-video.html

Note: Sometimes the less pro your video appears, the more it can get your seed message across to the viewer. If you want to know more about simplifying your video efforts, email me at richardkentmatthews@gmail.com and I will tell you what I do to get my simple videos up and online, with virtually no cost.

Best of success to you!

Saturday, January 28, 2012

How to Use LinkedIn for Nonprofit Success

Not sure how to use LinkedIn* for your nonprofit success? This video will help you on your way...


Thanks, LinkedIn. Your assistance is appreciated!

*Since sharing this video in 2012, several new books have been published on the LinkedIn phenom. Go to Amazon.com and YouTube to get the latest info.

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Doing Good with Smarts

Interested in the nonprofit world? There is information all over the Internet. But finding the best quality info is not always easy. Here's a site where you'll find articles on virtually any area of nonprofit, volunteering, and community support, all in one place. Read, learn, serve, enjoy!

http://ezinearticles.com/?cat=Business:Non-Profit

Comments welcome...

Sunday, January 22, 2012

Branding Your Nonprofit: An Introduction

Here's a brief clip that can lead you in the right direction, if branding your organization is important to you...

A Great Option: Blogging to Reach Your Clients, Customers, and Donors

If you're new to blogging or have thought about giving it a try for your nonprofit, whether for marketing or just a way for your CEO/Director to get the word out, here'a a neat pdf download for you. Look it over. Get some good tips and start blogging!!

http://www.erica.biz/manifesto/

Facebook for Your Nonprofit Organization: Tips to Success


No matter what sort of nonprofit group you run or participate in or set on the board of, if you aren't utilizing social media, you may be doing yourself a great disservice. Here are some simple tips to get you up and running on Facebook.

Success to you!

Saturday, January 14, 2012

Marketing for Nonprofits: What Makes People Happy?

Marketing for Nonprofits: What Makes People Happy?

I like this article. Hope you will as well.

Is Your Nonprofit Organization Getting Enough Attention?

Here's a good site with lots of info and tips to help you hit your target and get yourself onto every map you choose...

http://gettingattention.org/

Become your best. Share your best with the world.

Thursday, January 12, 2012

Volunteering As A Powerful Way of Life...

I submit for your consideration these helpful articles from guest author John Milly:

http://www.amazines.com/view_author.cfm?authorid=580385

Learn and enjoy!