Nonprofit Organizations

A nonprofit organization (NPO) or not-for-profit organization is an organization that uses surplus revenues to achieve its goals rather than distributing them as profit or dividends.While not-for-profit organizations are permitted to generate surplus revenues, they must be retained by the organization for its self-preservation, expansion, or plans. NPOs have controlling members or boards. Many have paid staff including management, while others employ unpaid volunteers and even executives who work with or without compensation (occasionally nominal).
Posts about Nonprofit Organizations
  • Report: How Twitter Users Discuss Mental Health Issues

    …. #ChangingMinds and #TimeToTalk are generally aimed at youth and created by nonprofit organizations to raise awareness. In addition to raising awareness, these hashtags work as conversation starters and help people locate communities and resources where they can get help. Overall, the highest concentration of mental-health-related tweets were from…

    AllTwitterin Social Twitter How To's- 11 readers -
  • How to Market Your Nonprofit like a Space Program

    …, especially those marketing single events or nonprofit organizations. The ESA (European Space Agency) recently landed an unmanned lander on a comet. They used this event to gain brand awareness with a calculated marketing effort in traditional media and social media. To do so, they released data from the lander as it came in and held a live video…

    Daniel Beulah/ MarketingSherpa Blogin Social How To's- 5 readers -
  • Push Your Organization to the Next Level with Recurring Donations

    … a modest gift each month, rather than a large gift annually. More impact: Nonprofit organizations can create programs around monthly giving. Something like: $1 / day to help feed a child, or $.25 / day to help protect wildlife, gives donors a keen understanding of the impact of their donation. How does it work? Recurring donations…

    Jim Mariano/ Constant Contact- 10 readers -