Developing a communications plan need not take a lot of time. For small organizations, or even individuals, a basic chart that will help you visualize what your goals are, what you’re already doing, where the gaps are, and how you might fill them is all you need.
Why is it okay for a person to make a lot of money doing nothing good for the world but it’s not okay for a person to make living trying to do something good for the world?
As a communications professional who’s worked with nonprofits for years, I’d like to say a few things to the telefundraiser who responded to my polite “no” with sarcasm.
I’ve been inspired by Idle No More, but it wasn’t until I attended a rally that it struck me what an incredible example of respectful communication INM offers.
Generousity is part of human nature, but a lot of obstacles can get in the way. With good communication, nonprofits can help overcome those obstacles and choose to make giving part of their second nature.