Get More Nonprofit Social Media Exposure: A Simple Idea From #bbcon:

Get More Nonprofit Social Media Exposure: A Simple Idea From #bbcon

Julia Claire Campbell Events, Fundraising, Marketing, Nonprofits, Social Media 2 Comments

Sadly I wasn’t able to attend the Blackbaud Conference for Nonprofits (#bbcon) in person this year, but just by following the Twitter hashtag, I have learned a lot! I am especially fond of one small, yet very powerful idea that you can use to raise even more money at your next event – and get your nonprofit social media exposure …

How Your Nonprofit Can Plan Ahead for #GivingTuesday

How Your Nonprofit Can Plan Ahead for #GivingTuesday

Julia Claire Campbell Events, Fundraising, Marketing, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising 3 Comments

I know, I know – it’s too early to talk about December. On the East Coast, we just got comfortable ordering Pumpkin Spice Lattes and pulling out our fall boots. We don’t want to discuss Christmas and certainly not year-end giving right now! Think again!  Don’t let your nonprofit be left behind – start planning for #GivingTuesday and year-end giving …

How To Build Raving Fans, A Huge Email List & Facebook Ads That Really Work: Lessons from #AOC2014

How To Build Raving Fans, A Huge Email List & Facebook Ads That Work: Lessons from #AOC2014

Julia Claire Campbell Entrepreneurship, Events, Facebook, Marketing, Mobile, Pinterest, Social Media, Video Leave a Comment

The 2014 Agents of Change Conference was packed with insightful, useful information that I cannot wait to fully digest and use! The speakers all know their stuff and walk the social media walk. It was a pleasure to watch them speak and learn from their experiences. If you couldn’t be there, I do pity you. There are still digital passes …

How To Get People To Your Nonprofit Event Using Facebook

How to Get More People At Your Nonprofit Event Using Facebook

Julia Claire Campbell Events, Facebook, Marketing, Nonprofits, Social Media 6 Comments

Fundraising and cultivation events are a vital piece of the puzzle for many nonprofits, large and small. In-person events are a great way to energize supporters and connect directly with donors and volunteers. The challenge with holding a vibrant and successful event lies in the marketing and promotion of the event. Simply sending out snail mail letters doesn’t cut it …

Ice Bucket Challenge

What the Social Media Success of the ALS #IceBucketChallenge Can Teach Nonprofits

Julia Claire Campbell Events, Fundraising, Marketing, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising, Social Media 27 Comments

I am sure that you’ve seen it by now – a Facebook friend posting a video as they get doused by a bucket of ice water, all in the name of raising awareness for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. From Boston Mayor Marty Walsh to  Scott Brown to Wally the Green Monster (Red Sox mascot), …

Social Media Update: What's Hot and What's Not

Social Media Updates: What’s Hot & What’s Not

Julia Claire Campbell Events, Marketing, Social Media, Speaking 25 Comments

My presentation “Social Media Update: What’s Hot and What’s Not“ is going live! Watch Now! Did you know that: —72% of online adults use social networking sites; —27% of online time is now spent on social networking; —6 out of 10 internet users ages 50-64 are on social networks; —43% of those 65 and older are using social networks! (Source: …

How does your nonprofit use storytelling?

How does your nonprofit use storytelling?

Julia Claire Campbell Events, Nonprofits, Speaking, Storytelling 51 Comments

This morning I am presenting with HandsOn Tech Boston on the topic of Nonprofit Storytelling in a Digital World. This presentation involves many examples from the field and a lot of research. I hope that you find it helpful! I want to hear from you – How does your nonprofit use storytelling? If you don’t use it, are you planning …