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Low-Cost Solutions: Nonprofit PR

Low-Cost Solutions: Nonprofit PR

Published on April 17, 2019, at 10:05 p.m. by Gabby DiCarlo. It’s not easy to start a nonprofit and with low funding, sometimes public relations efforts are out of the question.  Since donations are the number one source of funding for nonprofit organizations, specifically individual

What’s Next: PR, Post Grad

What’s Next: PR, Post Grad

Published on December 11, 2017, at 6:57 p.m. by Caitlin Heffley. “What do you want to be when you grow up?” For young children, this is a common question that often evokes answers of all kinds. As people grow older and their interests narrow, perhaps

Your Wish Is Granted

Your Wish Is Granted

Published on September 6, 2017, at 03:38 p.m. by Terrika Woods. You just started working at your favorite nonprofit. You have joined the public relations team and are excited to start implementing your new ideas, but there is a plot twist. The director of public

How Nonprofits Profit from CreateAthon

How Nonprofits Profit from CreateAthon

Published on April 18, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. by Meredith Folsom. Nonprofits face a challenge when it comes to promoting their specific advocacy or social cause. This is often due to a lack of funds that nonprofits have; the little funds nonprofits collect are put

3 Tips to Championing Your Cause

3 Tips to Championing Your Cause

Posted: October 6, 2014, 2:30 p.m. by Kelsey Weiss. It happens every October. Pink lightbulbs are purchased, pink ribbons are cut, and pink outfits are proudly donned to support breast cancer awareness and research. It’s a cause we happily support each year, because a large percentage of

For Nonprofits, It Starts at the Roots

For Nonprofits, It Starts at the Roots

Posted: September 26, 2014, 7:41 p.m. by Kelsey Weiss and Doug Killough. Ice was purchased, buckets were filled, and cameras were ready to capture the moment of someone being drenched with water. Every social media platform seemed to have a video posted and someone new

Communications Graduates Prosper in Teach For America

Communications Graduates Prosper in Teach For America

Posted: February 6, 2014 4:15 p.m. by Shannon Auvil. Teach For America, a nonprofit organization in the AmeriCorps national service network, recruits recent college graduates and professionals to teach in high-need communities for two years in a national effort to improve student achievement. Founded in

#RockTheFirm: University of Texas Tower PR

#RockTheFirm: University of Texas Tower PR

Posted At: November 19, 2013 11:00 a.m. by Karly Weigel Texas Tower PR at the University of Texas is becoming a powerhouse both locally and nationally. This student-run firm works specifically with local nonprofits in the Austin area. The students are quickly defining grassroots PR in

Trial and Error

Posted At: July 19, 2013 4:40 p.m. by Gillian Richard Internships are a crucial component to not only your résumé, but also to growing as a PR professional. These experiences are an outlet to make mistakes, learn from them and become more seasoned at handling crises.

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