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Surprising Pandemic Success for Nonprofits: Vol. 2

Surprising Pandemic Success for Nonprofits: Vol. 2

Published on April 9, 2022, at 8:23 p.m. by Alice Helms. Nonprofits such as the Tuscaloosa Metro Animal Shelter, in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and the Houston Food Bank in Houston, Texas, reach out and offer support when communities suffer, two qualities that make nonprofits successful, as noted

Surprising Pandemic Success for Nonprofits

Surprising Pandemic Success for Nonprofits

Published on February 18, 2022, at 7:51 p.m. by Alice Helms. In the spring of 2020, many American households began to feel the impact of economic changes as the worldwide pandemic shut down day-to-day life. Organizations’ external publics, such as their donors, started to drop

Communications for Good: The Nonprofit Industry

Communications for Good: The Nonprofit Industry

Published on March 12, 2021, at 2:51 p.m. by Maggie Palmer. Approximately 1.56 million nonprofit organizations exist in the United States today. In an online world constantly inundated with new information, it’s important that their messages are crafted effectively, both to serve their communities and keep their organizations

Nonprofits: Anticipating 2021 Through the Lens of 2020

Nonprofits: Anticipating 2021 Through the Lens of 2020

Published on December 2, 2020, at 6:55 p.m.by Katey Quinn. Over the past year, many organizations’ best-laid marketing and communications plans have collected dust on a shelf. As the COVID-19 pandemic abruptly upended every aspect of normality last March, nonprofit organizations have especially felt the

On Cause: Staying On Brand in Nonprofit PR

On Cause: Staying On Brand in Nonprofit PR

Published on March 5, 2020, at 8:58 p.m. By Allie Rose. Public relations is important no matter the industry you are in — for-profit or nonprofit — and businesses need to maintain their brands’ images and maintain favorable relationships within their industries and with their

The Job Search – Don’t Count out Nonprofit PR

The Job Search – Don’t Count out Nonprofit PR

Published on December 7, 2019, at 12:25 p.m. by Ali Cushing. Nonprofit organizations use public relations for a variety of benefits that go beyond soliciting for direct financial aid. Tactics are used to help educate the public of a nonprofit’s cause, increase awareness, find potential

From Grassroots to Great Success

From Grassroots to Great Success

Published on October 29, 2018, at 4:19 p.m. by Anna Claire Toxey. Growing an organization is generally not an easy task, and often proves to be especially difficult for nonprofits. From lack of public awareness to funding deficits, nonprofits can struggle when starting as small

How to Sort Through the Different Public Relations Sectors

How to Sort Through the Different Public Relations Sectors

Published on November 28, 2017, at 8:05 p.m. by Mallory McDonald. The public relations industry is like an ocean, vast and endless with a plethora of opportunities for starting professionals. Every industry is in need of PR. From sports to technology and everything in between,

Nonprofits Aren’t as Lame as You’ve Been Told

Nonprofits Aren’t as Lame as You’ve Been Told

Published on August 1, 2017, at 12:13 p.m. by Dalton Kerby You won’t make any money. They’re for those who either couldn’t make it in the corporate/agency world or are looking to stay busy while retired. The list of comments like these goes on. We’ve

Diversifying the Corporate and Nonprofit Sectors

Diversifying the Corporate and Nonprofit Sectors

Published on September 23, 2016, at 12:58 p.m. By Kennedy Studdard. Felyicia Jerald came from a background of tropical Florida weather and strong, community-oriented women. With a degree in newspaper journalism from Florida A&M, her first job right out of college was an internship at

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