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"How To Apply For, Build and Operate a Low Power FM Radio Station" (abridged)(Smashwords edition) by Stephen Kafka by Stephen Kafka
Price: $40.00 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Radio
Spanish version available at: "Cómo solicitar, construir y operar una estación de radio FM de baja potencia" (condensado) de Stephen Kafka. This book, written by Steve Kafka, who successfully applied for, built from scratch, ran and sold a commercial FM radio station, KIAE(FM) Aurora, NE, details virtually everything you will need to know, to get your station up and running & generating income.
Cash and Connections: Using Kickstarter to Fund and Promote Your Cultural Heritage Project by Thomas Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
In 2012, archival digitization initiative Project Gado launched a successful Kickstarter campaign which helped bring in funding for our work, build our donor base, increase awareness of our project, and recruit new volunteers. This eBook shares our experiences, and gives you the background you need to use Kickstarter for your own cultural heritage organization.
The Best Fundraiser in America by Rick Bates
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,380. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
Have you ever held a fundraiser and had the members of your community thank you for letting them donate to you? Use this incredibly detailed step-by-step guide to organize a community based event that will raise thousands of dollars, with zero costs, for your organization. Any school, church, youth, or community based organization will make money with this fun, social event fundraiser.
Economist calls on South Africa to save pivotal gold-mining industry by John Janlan
Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
JOHANNESBURG – Steps must be taken to halt the rapid decline of South Africa’s crucial gold-mining industry, economic strategist Chris Hart urged on Thursday.
The Story of Millard and Linda Fuller, Founders for Habitat of Habitat for Humanity and the Fuller Center for Housing by Bettie B. Youngs
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Forty years ago Millard Fuller and his wife Linda left behind their materialistic lifestyle and crumbling marriage to start over as missionaries in Zaire. On returning to Georgia, they founded Habitat for Humanity—as their Christian ministry, started building houses for the poverty-stricken. Fired by the International Board in 2005, they immediately founded The Fuller Center for Housing.
Crowdfunding for Social Good, Financing Your Mark on the World by Devin Thorpe
Price: Free! Words: 34,850. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
Crowdfunding for Social Good is both practical and inspiring, featuring the stories of real people who have successfully raised big money using crowdfunding and practical advice to help you do the same. Crowdfunding is the newest way for nonprofits and social entrepreneurs to raise money for their causes, projects and companies. Read it to learn how to get your share for changing the world!
The Gift of Passionaries: Changing our World by Barbara Metzler
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 66,520. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
If you’ve ever asked yourself, “How can one person really make a difference?” The Gift of Passionaries Changing Our World will answer that question and demonstrate how any one person can change our world.
Why Organizations Thrive: Lessons from the Front Lines for Nonprofit Executive Directors by Jonathan Poisner
Price: Free! Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
Why Organizations Thrive outlines fifteen lessons for nonprofit Executive Directors from a long-term nonprofit leader and consultant. It's the book the author wishes he could have read when he first started as a nonprofit leader 20 years ago. The book is designed to be read in a single sitting, with each short lesson including a mix of theory and practical tips.
Fundraising Exiting Strategy by iGO eBooks®
Price: $9.12 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: British English. Published: April 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity
This Book, (also available in iBook & eBook formats), originally formed part of fundraising training aimed at new, small, and emerging groups who, having achieved funding for a project moved straight to delivering it but towards the end of the funding life cycle omitted to give sufficient advance consideration to renewable funding to sustain the work of the organisation.
The Little Book of Likes: Social Media for Small (and Very Small) Nonprofits by Erik Hanberg
Series: For Small (And Very Small) Nonprofits, Social Media. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 26,050. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
The Little Book of Likes is dedicated to helping small (and very small) nonprofits build an audience on social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter. This short guide leads Executive Directors and nonprofit marketing managers through the ins and outs of a simple social media strategy that is effective and sustainable.
Powershift Marketing: Special Edition - Shift Your Nonprofit Marketing Into High Gear by Mark Dennett
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,450. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business(5.00 from 1 review)
Created for nonprofits, a successful marketing coach and developer of America's first frequent flyer program reveals more than 100 proven tips on how to gain real marketing power in a constantly changing world.
Shut Up & Give? by Chad Jordan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,200. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness
We can no longer just shut up and give. If we want to see poverty wiped out, we have to start questioning our approach. We can no longer keep supporting the same projects year in and year out without examining the results. They’re not creating sustained change. This is a journey around the world to discover sustainable solutions to global poverty.
Successful Program Evaluation by Michael Wells
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,350. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology
Successful Program Evaluation demystifies the subject and gives the reader tools to develop stronger programs and grant proposals. It doesn't tell how to conduct a full-scale evaluation (most professional evaluators are PhD's), but how to talk to an evaluator, how to to decide if you need one, and if not how to create simple systems to measure project success on your own.
The Fundraising Series - Book 7 - Finding & Getting Federal Government Grants by Jayme A. Sokolow, Ph.D.
Series: The Fundraising Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013 by Henry D. (Hank). Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
It’s a fact! This year, the federal government has over 1,000 grant programs and provides $500 billion in annual grant awards. This is a "must-read" to learn how to get federal support for your non-profit organization’s programs.
The Fundraising Series - Book 6 - Grants & Grantsmanship by Lynn deLearie, Ph.D.
Series: The Fundraising Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,020. Language: American English. Published: January 22, 2013 by Henry D. (Hank). Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
This book is written and intended for nonprofit staff, board members and volunteers to help them understand what the Grantsmanship process is all about, and what it’s not. A realistic (although dramatic) definition of "grantsmanship" would be, “The cradle to grave process for ‘conceiving', ‘birthing', and 'raising' grants.
Cómo Conseguir Fondos Federales: La mejor guía para procurar subvenciones gubernamentales by Gil C. Schmidt
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,970. Language: Spanish. Published: January 15, 2013 by Jenius Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Government & business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
Cómo Conseguir Fondos Federales es su guía sencilla y simplificada de identificar programas, organizar su documentación y planificar los procesos necesarios para solicitar esos fondos con mayor éxito. Con más de 24 años de experiencia en propuestas para fondos federales, Gil resume cientos de horas invertidas en desarrollar planes y propuestas exitosas.
Giving Voice To Your Cause by Pamela Ziemann
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,090. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
This innovative approach will help you express your visions with clarity, confidence and conviction - and naturally attract more supporters. You'll learn to make change happen with less effort, trust your intuition and speak with your authentic voice. Reignite your passion and feel energized by your work, emotionally connect with donors and inspire them to action.
Grant Writing Revealed: 25 Experts Share Their Art, Science, and Secrets by Jana Jane Hexter
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,120. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general
This book contains the wisdom of 25 top grant writers who collectively raised $1.7 billion dollars during their careers, with over 400 years of combined writing experience on more than 24,000 grant proposals. In interviews with the author, they generously shared what they do, what they don't do, and how they operate to consistently win.
Moving a Church from Good to Great by Willem Nel
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 17,030. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Leadership, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
Moving a Church from Good to Great through value based leadership. This book was part of a thesis done at Regent University. Pastors all over the world are looking for ways to grow their churches. In Jim Collins book Good to Great he describes leaders who changed their companies from average or good to great. This book is a guide and help for church leaders who want transform their societies.
Leveraging Your Assets with Loans and Other Program Related Investments by Janice Simsohn Shaw
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012 by Association of Small Foundations. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
Small foundations are using PRI loans and other investments to enhance the power of their grantmaking, build capacity, and leverage the impact of their assets. PRIs can be counted toward your foundation’s distribution requirement, and repaid funds are recycled for other PRIs or for grants.