10 Simple Ways to Get More People to Your Nonprofit Event Using Social Media

Nonprofit Event Promotion: 10 Simple Ways to Get More People to Your Nonprofit Event Using Social Media

Julia Claire Campbell Events, Facebook, Instagram, Marketing, Nonprofits, Social Media Leave a Comment

Despite (or perhaps because of) the increased use of social media and online community building tools, in-person, live nonprofit events have kept their popularity. Galas, auctions, marathons, serve-a-thons, breakfasts, you name it –  nonprofit events can be a fantastic opportunity to: Bring new people into the fold, Deepen relationships with current supporters,   Showcase impact first hand through donor-centered storytelling …

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Nonprofits on Facebook: Is It Time for Us to Delete Facebook?

Julia Claire Campbell Events, Facebook, Marketing, Nonprofits, Social Media Leave a Comment

Updated: Elon Musk deleted the Facebook Pages for Tesla and SpaceX; Sonos pulled their Facebook Ads. Will Ferrell and other public figures have cancelled their accounts.  It is time for nonprofits and individuals to break up with and delete Facebook? Let’s evaluate the situation. TechCrunch calling for Mark Zuckerberg’s resignation. (They claim they didn’t – but look at that headline!) People deleting …

How Can We Use Facebook To Promote Our Nonprofit Events?

Julia Claire Campbell Events, Facebook, Marketing, Nonprofits, Social Media Leave a Comment

Welcome to Facebook Fridays! Fridays at noon I take 15 minutes to help you navigate the crazy wilderness of Facebook for your nonprofit. Today I answered your question: How can we use Facebook to promote our nonprofit events? The power went out part way through, but I continued the conversation! The show must go on, right? 😉 Grab the Nonprofit Facebook …

How Can Nonprofits Use the Facebook Local App for Marketing?

Julia Claire Campbell Events, Facebook, Marketing, Nonprofits, Social Media 1 Comment

Welcome to Facebook Fridays! Fridays at noon I take 15 minutes to help you navigate the crazy wilderness of Facebook for your nonprofit. Today I answered your question: How can my nonprofit use the Facebook Local app for marketing? What is the Facebook Local App?  In November of last year, Facebook launched its standalone Events app as Facebook Local, touted as …

5 Ways to Thank Corporate Sponsors with Social Media

Thanking Event Sponsors: 5 Ways to Thank Corporate Sponsors with Social Media (Without Posting Ugly Logos)

Julia Claire Campbell Events, Nonprofits, Social Media Leave a Comment

We’ve all seen it – a nonprofit website or Facebook Page filled up with pixelated, cut-off corporate logos, often accompanied by a generic caption such as “Thank you so much to Great Local Business for sponsoring our gala.” That is how so so many nonprofits end up thanking event sponsors they worked so hard to acquire! Eye-catching? Nope. Interesting? Nah. …

5 Summer Fundraising Ideas for Every Nonprofit

5 Summer Fundraising Ideas for Every Nonprofit

Julia Claire Campbell Events, Fundraising, Nonprofits 4 Comments

Guest post by Sara Lowe Picnics, pool parties, soccer games, BBQs – the possibilities are endless for you to be able to soak up the warm weather. And what a great idea for your nonprofit to take advantage of the warm months and to come up with some fun and creative fundraising ideas that your donors will love. 1. Hold A Yard Sale …

Recap of #17NTC – Digital storytelling, donor retention, creating digital content that wows

Recap of #17NTC – Digital storytelling, donor retention, creating digital content that wows

Julia Claire Campbell Events, Nonprofits 1 Comment

On a cold, rainy March day in Boston I set off to meet other nonprofit technology professionals at the 17th annual NTEN Nonprofit Technology Conference in Washington, DC. When people ask me “How was the conference?” I am just going to show a screenshot of my most frequently used emojis over the past few days. #17NTC #sumsitup A post shared …