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10 July 2012

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Top 5 Funniest Posts on Fundraising

Here we are! Three years of Wild Woman Fundraising and over 500 posts! It is time to tell you what this is all about. […]

28 June 2012

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 June 28, 2012
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You may have noticed…

 

that my blog posts have gotten a little more. . . political in the last year.

Why is this, do you think?

Occupy Protest Dollar Bill, from OccupyGeorge.com

15 June 2012

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Book Review: The Non-Nonprofit

Today’s blog post is all about the NON-NONPROFIT. The Non-Nonprofit is written by Steve Rothschild, a titan of industry. The yogurt industry. Yoplait. That’s […]

5 June 2012

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1 June 2012

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Hold the phone, we are all media companies now?

“Everyone is a Media Company” -Tom Foremski circa 2010   “Okay, brilliant. Tom you are a genius.” -Mazarine Treyz   “Everyone is a Media […]

14 May 2012

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Are you being forced to measure something unmeasurable?

Let’s say that you are writing a grant. But on the grant requirements page, you see that they want statistics on a whole range […]

27 April 2012

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5 April 2012

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How can you tell a visual story to engage your donors?

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="234" caption="Photo by Inge Kathleen Hooker http://ingekathleen.com"]Photo by Inge Kathleen Hooker /ingekathleen.com[/caption]

Don’t speak, POINT. Instead of speaking on behalf of people, amplify what they are saying. Allow that person to speak.

Tell the story of the crisis by empowering people to tell their story, and that way the issues get transmitted.” -Mark Horvath, InvisiblePeople.tv

4 April 2012

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5 Biggest Trends in Online Fundraising at #12NTC

I’m learning a lot in this presentation. I used to think December was the place to concentrate your online fundraising attention. But not true […]

26 March 2012

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You must create a system or be enslaved by another man’s

What system do you want to create?

What is your dream?

Would you like a 4 day work week or a 3 day work week at home, in your own nonprofit, on your own time?

How can you develop multiple streams of income for your nonprofit or for yourself?

13 March 2012

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How do You Operate? What Are Your Core Values?

Why would you want to articulate your core values? What ARE values, anyway? Last week I met with Angela Robertson, who told me all […]

17 February 2012

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How do you tell your nonprofit’s story in 8 easy steps?

How can you make a photoset and submit to Tech Soup’s Digital Storytelling Contest?

Here’s how I learned to use Animoto and Audacity. Super simple. With Screenshots.

This is so easy.
It can take less than an hour to get your story out there.
You can use this over and over again in appeals online, on youtube, on vimeo, on your website, wherever.
It’s effective in fundraising and appeals
It can be SO EASY. So if you have an hour, why not try it?

16 February 2012

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Are you afraid and unquestioningly obedient?

Or do you live within your truth? Chris Hedges recently wrote an article for TruthDig called Occupy Draws Strength from the Powerless. In it, […]

13 February 2012

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Occupy Love

20 December 2011

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28 November 2011

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NEW: How to get people to open your end-of-year appeal and GIVE

Today I was sitting in the car with my friend Steve, doing errands. We passed a giant dinosaur wearing a giant pink bra. He […]

25 November 2011

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SLIDESHOW: These tips will help you raise more money online

Integrated Marketing – Overman View more presentations from Eric Overman From Eric Overman’s NTEN 2010 presentation I really liked the stats showing how online […]

22 November 2011

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Thank You Notes Are So Last Century Mom!

  Let me tell you a story. My great aunt lives in a retirement community and remembers everyones’ birthdays, and always has a kind […]

1 November 2011

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Come on Mary, Don’t Fear The Phone-A-Thon

Michael Kaiser-Nyman knows Phone-a-thons

People talk to each other – it’s how we’ve interacted with each other for millions of years, and, no matter how popular Facebook gets, spoken word will always be the most personal way to communicate.