(John Hinderaker) I wrote here about the Democratic Party’s disgraceful attempt to smear Paul Ryan and Bill Bennett as part of their ongoing fundraising effort. Last week, Ryan appeared on Bennett’s Morning In America radio show and, among other topics, he and Bennett discussed urban poverty. Show More Summary
Addie Vincent is the first transgender contestant of the Miss Delta Queen competition, a pageant and fundraiser at the Christian-affiliated Chapman University in Orange County. Featured Image: read more
In what is being called a “first of its kind” event, the National Rifle Association’s (NRA) Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is stepping out in a fundraising event with conservative radio talk-show host Michael Berry in Houston, Texas, Sunday March 16. Show More Summary
Neil Young's Pono dreams soon to come true, Ep. 151 Subscribe to Crave: iTunes (HD) | iTunes (SD) | iTunes (HQ) RSS (HD) | RSS (SD) | RSS (HQ) Neil Young's PonoMusic service blew past its Kickstarter fundraising goal in one day. AreShow More Summary
(John Hinderaker) Yesterday the Democratic Party sent out this fundraising appeal: Subject: John, sign your name: Reply-To: You won’t believe what Paul Ryan is saying to justify his radical agenda. I should note that Ryan is one of the...Show More Summary
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In filing with NYS Bd. of Elections, NY-23 Dem challenger admits no proof of fundraising claim that GOP "caught" hacking her website.
by Jill Stanek UPDATE 6:20p: Awesome! Another supposed backer of this abortion bowl-a-thon has responded that he had no knowledge and wants out. I wonder how many ever really knew? 5:16p: The 21 annual Pro-Choice Resources Bowl-A-Thon is undergoing scrutiny as never before, and the findings are revealing – particularly…
Fundraising? Interesting? Well, you'd hope so. If your fundraising doesn't capture the interest of your donors, you're in trouble. Here are some ways to to be interesting, from Get Fully Funded, at 7 tips for keeping donors interested in your fundraising communications:" Connect with them more often. Show More Summary
[Content Note: War on agency; anti-choice rhetoric; hostility to consent; descriptions of a perineum tear.]Yesterday, I mentioned some typically terrific comments Republican Mike Huckabee made at an anti-choice fundraiser sponsored by Susan B. Show More Summary
Once again, all the news networks are rushing to assist the National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association raise funds in their annual "Headlines and Headliners" fundraiser in New York City. The host of the soiree this year is ABC anchor Amy Robach. The NLGJA president is currently CNN producer Jen Christensen. Show More Summary
Mark Cuban, the high-profile Dallas businessman and serial entrepreneur, said Saturday there are too many business incubators and business-plan competitions and that startups place too much emphasis on attracting investors for validation...Show More Summary
An April 5 fundraiser for Board of Supervisors candidate Sheila Kuehl is billed as "A Night at the Movies with Zelda" — and the contribution levels are right out of her old show, "The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis."
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Portland, OR Four top chefs team up as part of a national Chefs Collaborative fundraising effort to raise public awareness of overfishing, and create demand for alternative fish species that are not presently at risk. Fueled by heightened consumer demand, the larger, more popular fish are being overfished. Show More Summary
Sega has launched a new charity fundraising Humble Bundle that lets you pay what you want to receive Steam keys for Alpha Protocol, Company of Heroes, Rome: Total War and Hell Yeah! Wrath of the Dead Rabbit. Give more than $5.99 (about...Show More Summary
Ed Gillespie emerged as a trusted adviser to 2012 Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney during his losing White House bid. Now, Mr. Romney is returning the favor.
I was curious what a former Gannett editor thinks about the Gannett-owned Tallahassee Democrat devoting almost its entire front page to a United Way fundraising story – and not disclosing that the publisher sits on the United Way board. Here’s what Tom Callinan, who retired as Cincinnati Enquirer editor in 2010, tells Romenesko readers: I’m … Read More
by Ben Johnson BUTTE, MT, March 13, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – “Planned Parenthood is a lifeline for folks in this state,” Cecile Richards said at a fundraiser for a Democratic U.S. Senate candidate in Montana this weekend. She was referring to her organization's role as navigators, desperately…
Everyone knows that direct-response testing is the path to the truth in fundraising. There's just one problem: The large majority of nonprofit organizations cannot do direct-response testing. Their quantities are too small and/or they don't have the budget to pay for testing. Show More Summary