Key Insights for Creating a Winning Facebook Engagement Strategy

| April 17, 2019

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It’s no surprise that Facebook has cemented its role in nonprofit marketers’ plans for raising awareness and building loyal brand ambassadors. As part of an integrated, multichannel strategy, social media is more than a publishing platform it facilitates a meaningful, two-way conversation to connect with supporters, empower advocates and increase awareness for charitable causes.

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Grant Management Associates - Grant Writing and other Services

Grant Management Associates (GMA) utilizes teams of professionals that specialize in: grant writing - grant funding research, opportunity analysis, application development, budgets and grant management. GMA's other services include identifying government funding - loan programs, tax credits and incentives; locating bidding opportunities; program evaluation - survey and budget preparation, data collection and analysis, communication of results; government advocacy - preparation of testimony and legislative bill language; development and presentation of technical courses; writing business plans and providing strategic planning services for corporations, nonprofits and municipalities.

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How Nonprofits Can Use Video to Engage Supporters During a Crisis

Article | April 8, 2020

With the spread of COVID-19, businesses and nonprofits around the world are forced to change the way we communicate during a crisis. This poses an existential risk for nonprofits who rely on galas and other in-person events to fuel our organizations. Nonprofits depend on emotional appeal. We need our donors to feel connected to our missions. We need the people we serve to trust us. We need our employees to continue to give it their all. While the situation around coronavirus (COVID-19) restricts our ability to meet face-to-face, there are still powerful ways to engage our communities online by using video. Let’s explore some of the options you have to use video to keep your community connected and your donors motivated.

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8 Ways to Build a Resilient Nonprofit Team and Prevent Employee Churn

Article | April 1, 2020

Resilience isn’t just for athletes; it’s an essential skill for an agile productive nonprofit team. Long hours and even longer to-do lists can lead to stress, burnout, and ultimately employee churn. This is true for many industries, and it’s particularly true for people who work at nonprofits. When your day job involves facing some of humanity’s biggest struggles, you need to feel empowered to tackle the daily tasks that help you make an impact on your cause.

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Broadway Cares Launches Fundraising Campaign for COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Fund

Article | March 17, 2020

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS has launched an online fundraising campaign to create the COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Fund, which will be administered by The Actors Fund. The new fund will assist those in the entertainment community, onstage and behind the scenes, who are facing healthcare crises and other needs in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Broadway Cares has seeded the fund with an initial $250,000 and is asking supporters to donate to the online campaign to reach a goal of $1 million by April 12. To make a tax-deductible donation, click here.

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7 thrilling non-profits that help veterans treat PTSD

Article | March 16, 2020

According to the Department of Veterans Affairs, 11-20% of veterans are diagnosed with symptoms of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in a given year. More and more veterans seek treatment for PTSD in order to learn how to address their symptoms, improve positive thinking, learn ways to cope when symptoms arise and treat problems related to trauma such as depression and anxiety or misuse of alcohol or drugs. We are fortunate to be living in a time when America "supports the troops" and encourages the identification and treatment of invisible wounds. In addition to increased efforts by the Department of Veterans Affairs to treat PTSD, there are many veteran non-profit organizations who step in to help. The treatments and opportunities are far-reaching and varied, including offering psychotherapy or meditation classes.

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Grant Management Associates - Grant Writing and other Services

Grant Management Associates (GMA) utilizes teams of professionals that specialize in: grant writing - grant funding research, opportunity analysis, application development, budgets and grant management. GMA's other services include identifying government funding - loan programs, tax credits and incentives; locating bidding opportunities; program evaluation - survey and budget preparation, data collection and analysis, communication of results; government advocacy - preparation of testimony and legislative bill language; development and presentation of technical courses; writing business plans and providing strategic planning services for corporations, nonprofits and municipalities.

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