While many people think of marketing as a term used only by the private sector, non-
As we state throughout this website, all non-
When CEC writes grant proposals, it is very common that our customers take those documents and re-
When a client can afford it, however, we recommend a comprehensive fiscal development plan, which includes a Communications Plan. The same can be said about Organizational and Program Development. As you introduce a new program or organization, or as a fundraising event is approaching, there are set milestones that call for a targeted communications component.
Greater visibility often translates into better funding support. CEC can help you create a plan and the specific tools you need to spread the word about your mission, critical services, and newsworthy accomplishments. Even if you have to start with a more modest plan in your earlier years, you cannot ignore this key element to success.
Be visible. Be heard.
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Communications Plan Components
Better and Consistent Messaging
Blog Posts and Articles
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Event Announcements (posters, invitations, etc.)
Fact Sheets (Organization/Program-
Goals for Increasing Supporters/Mailing Lists, etc.
Newspaper & Online Ads (Events, etc.)
Podcasts (Hosting or Guest Spot)
Schedule of Activities for the Year
SMS Alerts and Donor Campaigns
Thank You Correspondence/Calls