Getting Kids Out of the Classroom

24 Jul No Comments Susanna Parker Uncategorized ,

When Shane and I met Diane and Katrina from Audubon’s Green Kids program for the first time, we were impressed by their enthusiasm and passion for the program. They emphasized how important outdoor education is for children, and how Green Kids and Salad Science can help kids learn in non-traditional Read More…

Doug Masiuk, the Appalachian Trail, & The 1Run

8 May No Comments Susanna Parker Uncategorized

Doug Masiuk isn’t just any long-distance runner. In 2012 he ran across the United States from San Francisco to New York, running more than a marathon a day. This year he’ll be running the length of the Appalachian Trail. Doug is also an official spokesperson for diabetes – he was Read More…

Advocacy is More Than Ape Suits

2 Apr No Comments Susanna Parker Uncategorized ,

We’re now onto the third part of our series on nonprofit communications, discussing how to incorporate advocacy into your messaging. As always, huge thanks to The Nonprofit Roundtable for putting on such a great event. Ilir Zherka is currently the Executive Director of the National Conference on Citizenship, but he spent 10 years Read More…

Crisis Communications: Avoiding The Duck and Wish

28 Mar No Comments Susanna Parker Uncategorized ,

Welcome to part two of our series on nonprofit communications! As I mentioned last time, we were really excited to attend The Nonprofit Roundtable’s event CommMission: Leveraging Communications. The event invited Executive Directors and Communications Directors of DC area nonprofits to come and learn how effective communications can help their organizations achieve their Read More…

Executive Communications with NonProfit Roundtable

25 Mar No Comments Susanna Parker Uncategorized ,

Two weeks ago, Mark, Shane, and I were thrilled to attend Nonprofit Roundtable’s conference CommMission: Leveraging Communication. The conference featured CEOs of several major nonprofits, and was interspersed with roundtable discussions amongst the attendees. There were four main topics of discussion: executive communications, crisis communications, advocacy, and media relations. Speakers shared their Read More…

Why NonProfits Need Video

16 Jan No Comments Susanna Parker Uncategorized ,

Over the years, Mark Leisher Productions has worked with nonprofits of all shapes and sizes. Whether they are trying to preserve an organic farm, building homes for the disadvantaged in Baltimore, or planting trees in sub-Saharan Africa, each of these nonprofit organizations has benefited from the strategic use of video. Read More…

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