8 Ways to Find New Donors for your Fundraising Event

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Is your donor database small?  Are you looking for new donors and are stressed out that most of your donors are inactive?  Do you want to learn how to communicate more effectively to your donors, develop new donor relationships and look at ways of expanding your duck adoption donor base?  Giving by individuals, not corporations, made up the vast majority …

10 Ways Nonprofit Communicators Can Improve Their Creativity

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If you are in the middle of setting a plan for an upcoming fundraising campaign or figuring out your event strategy for your upcoming Derby Duck Race and are struggling with a creative block, don’t worry.  Creativity is a skill to be learned, practiced and developed and the more you make creativity part of your daily life, the more it will grow. Here …

Why You Should Create Nonprofit Donor Personas

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When you send out an email to your donors or post content to your website, do you know who you are speaking to?  How well do you know your donors and supporters?  If you can’t quite picture the people on your list, you might want to think about creating marketing personas. What are personas?  Personas are fictional characters that represent …

Ways to Grow Your Nonprofit Mission with Videos

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If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a video must be worth a couple of million.  In addition to promoting your mission, videos boost your online presence, generate an engaged social media following and share information with supporters about your nonprofit and Derby Duck Race. Studies show that over 4 billion videos are watched every day.  According to …

Blog Content Ideas for your Nonprofit

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Since blogging has become an essential marketing tool for brands and nonprofits we have highlighted some blog content ideas for your nonprofit. Blogging used to be called “virtual journaling” and for good reason. It started out as a way to express personal thoughts and ideas.  Nonprofits are using blogging to engage supporters and drive more traffic to their website.  Blogging …

Using Visual Content to Promote Your Derby Duck Race

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Using visual content to promote your Derby Duck Race is the most powerful way to share your message about why you race Derby Ducks. Your nonprofit is doing good in the world – which means you have a story to tell.  There is a reason you exist, after all.  You just have to start thinking in a visual way.  Some …

Media Part 2: Distributing your Derby Duck Race Press Release

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Our blog – Media Part 2: Distributing your Derby Duck Race Press Release – has tips on how to distribute your press release to your local media. Now that you have crafted the perfect press release for your Derby Duck Race, you will need to get your press release noticed by local media. Tips on Distributing your Derby Duck Race …

Derby Ducks for the Holidays

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Happy December! The Derby Ducks may be on a nice, well-deserved vacation during their off season but that doesn’t mean they still can’t be a part of your holiday festivities! It is important to periodically soft-promote your Derby Duck Race throughout the year to keep your community engaged with your event. Here are some different ways you can incorporate the …