Monthly Archives: February 2012

Eugene Nonprofit #5 – HIV Alliance

To clarify any conflicts of interest here, my cousin is the Prevention Outreach Coordinator for HIV Alliance, the subject for today’s blog. This nonprofit states their mission as “[s]upporting¬†individuals living with HIV/AIDS and preventing new HIV infections.” However, HIV Alliance … Continue reading

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Week 7 Best of Links – Prompt Response

Today I return to practical advice that local nonprofits can apply to their public relations practices. My J452 professor shared with me a helpful link on how to maximize your social media use. The information in the link is especially … Continue reading

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Eugene Nonprofit #4 – Greenhill Humane Society

Greenhill Humane Society, the subject of today’s blog, is a private, 501c(3) non-profit animal shelter. Funded entirely by charitable donations and service fees, their mission statement is to “provide safe shelter for animals in transition, serve as advocates for animals … Continue reading

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Post Valentine (Linky) Love – Prompt Response

Susan G. Komen for the Cure’s flip-flopping on Planned Parenthood may be one of the biggest PR blunders in this still-young decade. But considering that I already did three blog posts in a row about the topic, I’m going to … Continue reading

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Eugene Nonprofit #3 – FOOD for Lane County

Today I will be blogging on FOOD for Lane County¬†(FFLC), a “501(c)(3) nonprofit food bank founded in 1984 and dedicated to eliminating hunger by creating access to food.” Through a network of more than 100 social service agencies and programs, … Continue reading

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Best of Links for Midterm Week – Prompt Response

Nothing ever dies in public relations. Ever. That’s why today I will continue to blog about the Susan G. Komen For the Cure controversy and its ramifications. This week my professor posted several links about the aftermath of the Planned … Continue reading

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Eugene Nonprofit #2 – Planned Parenthood

As alluded to in my last blog entry, today I will blog about Planned Parenthood of Southwestern Oregon¬†(PPSO), the local affiliate of the national organization (itself part of an international federation!). Although my blog focuses on local nonprofits, the local … Continue reading

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