Helping Nonprofits Communicate

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Author: Betsy

Nonprofit Communications Commandment #10: Boilerplate communications

Thou shalt have boilerplate communications pieces ready. Make sure you have the most-needed communications pieces ready to go (and often these same things are requested items for grant proposals). Can you provide each of the following? Your organization’s mission and brief history. When and why was your nonprofit founded and by whom? Has its focus changed over the years? What are…

Nonprofit Communications Commandment #8: Board Members Should Be Your Biggest Advocates

Thou Shalt Have An Board Who Understands (and delivers!) Your Message A common issue we find when talking with nonprofits – whether big or small – about their board engagement. Is your board full of (one or more of the following): passionate, eager people industry experts who feel their role is to advise vs digging their sleeves up to help willing…