THE OILMAN’S CHURCH GOES SOLAR

THE OILMAN’S CHURCH GOES SOLAR With over one hundred years of history, Brea Congregational United Church of Christ has steadily built on strong ties to the community. As a self-stated Green Church, Brea Congregational UCC commits to “embrace the responsibility of achieving a sustainable earth” by taking “tangible steps such as adopting a holistic approach…

SOCIAL MEDIA: WHERE DO NONPROFITS STAND?

SOCIAL MEDIA: WHERE DO NONPROFITS STAND? These days social media is nothing new. Nearly everyone anyone knows is using one platform or another to talk about their day, spread news, or even advertise a new product or service. Social media has over 1 billion active users, and it continues to grow. So how can nonprofits…

THE PUBLIC PROVIDER MODEL OF NONPROFIT FUNDING

HELPING OTHERS TO HELP YOURSELF The Public Provider Model Today we’re going to take a look at another unique nonprofit funding model that is employed by many successful nonprofits throughout the country. The Stanford Social Innovation Review terms this the “Public Provider Model” of nonprofit funding, and it may suit your particular organization perfectly. Many…

IMPORTANCE OF EMAIL MARKETING FOR NONPROFITS

IMPORTANCE OF EMAIL MARKETING FOR NONPROFITS These days there’s no shortage of options for nonprofits to reach out to their member base. Between traditional methods like marketing calls and print media to more modern methods like social media, there’s no excuse for not reaching out to your members and getting them engaged with your organization.…

NONPROFIT FUNDRAISING AND SOCIAL MEDIA

NONPROFIT FUNDRAISING AND SOCIAL MEDIA Every nonprofit fundraiser knows that data is all-important in any fundraising endeavor. Data is what lets you reach out to your member base through emails and telephone calls. Data is how you keep your members informed and up to date on new initiatives and projects. Data is how you generate…

4 WAYS TO MOTIVATE YOUR MEMBER BASE

4 WAYS TO MOTIVATE YOUR MEMBER BASE When it comes to motivating their members, nonprofits might want to start thinking like for-profit businesses. Business has long cultivating the craft of motivating people to go out and do whatever it is they need them to do, and they’ve developed a great number of very persuasive tools…

THE MEMBER MOTIVATOR NONPROFIT FUNDING MODEL

THE MEMBER MOTIVATOR NONPROFIT FUNDING MODEL If you have been following CollectiveSun’s nonprofit email series you’ve heard a little bit about the many varied ways that different nonprofits approach funding their endeavors. Nonprofits are equally as varied as other businesses – they range from small, startup sized organizations all the way to huge national nonprofits that employ…