Dec. 4 Holiday Event: ABC7 Nonprofit Communications and Media Network

Let’s celebrate the holidays with ABC7’s news and public affairs staff to honor Ruth House (at right in photo) for her inspiring commitment to public service and to the Nonprofit Communications and Media Network.         To recognize Ruth’s contributions to the community, please bring a new, non-giftwrapped toy or sports equipment as part of…

Sept. 18 Program: Listening – How NonProfits Can Build More Powerful Connections and Results

Hey You! Are You Listening? We are trained to always be ready with an answer. We research our clients, donors and stakeholders so we are prepared for what they are going to say. We make sure that our message is on target. But are we missing out on what’s important? Are we in automatic listening…

Annual Media Mixer – June 20, 2018

Every summer, the Nonprofit Communications and Media Network (NCM Network) hosts its Annual Media Mixer so that members and guests can meet the media and media can hear about potential news ideas. EVENT HASHTAG: #NCMNmedia This annual event supports NCM Network’s Ruth Collander Endowment Fund, which provides scholarships to communications and journalism students attending Southern…

Due 5/31: We Want your Scholarship Application!

NCMNetwork would love to help support your studies in communications / journalism / TV-radio / digital!!  Applications are currently being accepted for the Lisa Davidson Memorial Scholarship Program!  Show us what you’re up to! The purpose of this scholarship program is to recognize outstanding students who demonstrate excellent potential for improving the lives of the…

May 16 program: Nonprofits & the Changing Media Landscape

News media staff continue to shrink. Although some remain, there are not as many specific “beat” reporters to cover highly specific topics. Many news journalists are required to be generalists and also expected to create content for multiple platforms. How do these and other changes in the media landscape affect news gathering? How can nonprofit…

April 18 program: Emotionally Connecting with your Audiences for Greater Impact

Is how you’re presenting your organization just like everyone else? It’s time to break out and stop just doing things the way you’ve been doing them. We live in a world where we’re bombarded by content and wonder how to best manage the incoming and the outgoing. If the big companies and organizations are hogging…