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Rebranding Effort Yields ‘Money School’ Initiatives

In 2011, Catholic Charities Fort Worth declared it would do everything in its power to end poverty in the community. Unfortunately, in its first year, the program failed to get the attention of potential students, leaving classroom seats empty, program goals unmet and future funding at risk. | MORE »

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PR’s Goal: ‘Talk Less, Say More’ as Brevity Becomes Norm

In an increasingly mobile (and hyper-busy) society, the trend in content format has been to serve messages in smaller and smaller morsels that consumers could accesss without committing much time. | MORE »

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PR Insider: 5 Steps for More Effective Nonprofit Communications

In order to be successful, a nonprofit needs people willing to support their mission through donations, service, advocacy and of course, communications.  | MORE »

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Case Study: Wielding Opinion Research to Combat Childhood Hunger

In 2012 and 2013, the No Kid Hungry campaign engaged APCO Insight—the opinion research group at APCO Worldwide —to design and conduct opinion research on the perceptions, attitudes and experiences of U.S. public school educators on childhood hunger in their schools. | MORE »

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Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation Under Fire for PR and Legal Spending

Rather than leave any possible mystery as to how the money is collected and distributed, nonprofits have to be transparent with stakeholders from the get-go. | MORE »

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Great Lessons in Nonprofit PR

Here’s the story of how a nonprofit was able to gain control of the message during a time of challenge and exceed its goals.  | MORE »

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Social Media Tips for Nonprofits and Associations

Social media can be the great equalizer for nonprofit communicators. Here are some tips to maximize its potential for your nonprofit or association. | MORE »

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Case Study: Following the Tragedy at Sandy Hook, NAB Works to Sharpen the Focus on Teens With Mental Health Issues

In the wake of the Sandy Hook tragedy, National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) CEO Gordon Smith leveraged his organization’s broad influence to start a discussion about teens with mental health issues. | MORE »

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LinkedIn Wants it to be Easier for You (and Your Non-Profit) to Change the World

This week, LinkedIn added a “volunteer marketplace” where users can search for philanthropic opportunities in their communities. | MORE »

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Case Study: National Adoption Day Campaign Builds Awareness and Momentum to Find Foster Care Kids a Permanent Home

On the Saturday before Thanksgiving, as parade planners make sure all the marching bands know their places in line and turkey supplies start running low, a celebration of quite a different kind is underway | MORE »

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