The Current
Content for e-newsletters
October 21, 2014

Tell a Story Highlight a volunteer Call to Action (always at the top) Celebrate success and wins Recap events Add Photos Ask for support and clearly outline ways to support Keep it relevant, short, clear and concise. Be exciting, not boring! Always end with the Next Step for your readers

10 Tips & Tricks Tuesdays

Create shareable information that is close to your heart and relevant to your mission Quality over quantity Keep content fresh Give credit to the author. Twitter: use @ Highlight your volunteers Follow/Like other people and organizations. Remember #FollowFriday and #CharityTuseday Listen Use Hashtags (#) Advertise and Promote: Target users that “like” a cause similar to […]

Monday Start
Non-profits and Social Media
October 13, 2014

Why do non-profits need a social media strategy?  Social media is becoming increasing important for non-profits. Organizations are able to connect with people instantly. With over 1 billion people using social media, it is a very powerful tool. Social media for non-profits can inspire and engage users. Why Social Media Matters to Non-Profits It connects […]

Monday Start
Non-Profits—Creating a website, why?
October 6, 2014

Website: A location connected to the Internet that maintains one or more pages on the World Wide Web A well crafted website is essential for any non-profit.  It gives you the ability to promote and inspire your viewers as well as create a professional image for your organization.  Your website is often the first impression […]