New Conference Links Nonprofits & Entertainment

One prediction I often make is that causes will one day be integrated into every aspect of our lives. When we’re shopping, eating out, or exercising. And, of course, when…

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How JugnooMe Can Help Nonprofits in Social Media

JugnooMe is a solution that provides nonprofits and fundraisers an series of tools to optimize and further their social presence. A couple weeks ago, I discussed how JugnooMe was providing…

Minority Communities Gaining Philanthropic Steam

Minorities are traditionally under-served by larger philanthropic institutions in the United States as well as underrepresented inside their walls. But this is changing. A strengthening movement to create philanthropic funds…

Online Celebrity Fundraisers Only Succeed with Authentic Interest

The Effectiveness of Celebrity Spokespeople in Social Fundraisers, the last paper I coauthored as a Zoetican with Henry T. Dunbar, was released this morning. The conclusion: Online celebrity fundraising efforts…

4 Scenarios Free Agent Fundraisers May Face

When you shoot for the moon, you reach beyond the stars. If you’re a free agent activist and fundraiser, you might be ready to aim but find yourself a little…

Social Media for Nonprofits, Los Angeles: Part II, The Fundraisers

Yesterday was the fourth Social Media for Nonprofits conference, and the first one in Los Angeles. A packed room of nonprofits and individual activists gathered to learn best practices. Earlier…