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Current HAPO (Help A Partner Out) Opportunities

Have an upcoming webinar you’d like a co-host for? Interested in sharing your expertise on a podcast? Want to dig into the data through co-sponsored research? We’re happy to connect you with contributors as well as connect you with other mission-driven businesses hosting marketing collaborations. Let us make it easy for you to connect with others in the social good sector!

Please review the listed opportunities and submit this survey to indicate interest. (You may submit for more than one listing in the same survey.)

Webinars

W-002: Webinar Guest Wanted

Host Sector: Nonprofit Education

Host Audience: Nonprofit professionals who are looking for their next nonprofit job, or business or government professionals who are looking to transition into the nonprofit sector.

Goal: Host platform meets via Zoom each month. The goal of the series is to provide perspective on either what it is like to work in a nonprofit (a recent program was on bullying and burnout in the nonprofit workplace), introduce a particular nonprofit job (a past program was on grantwriting) or some aspect of nonprofit work (such as starting a nonprofit).

Interested in Thought Leadership on: Nonprofit career-related topics

Ideal Contributor and Qualifications: The ideal contributor is someone with work experience in the sector, or experience in supporting the sector as a consultant, freelancer or vendor. They may create a presentation or work with the host to develop a series of questions for a Q&A format. All sessions are recorded and posted on the host’s site and the host’s YouTube channel.

Past Topics Have Covered: Grantwriting, volunteering, executive search, social entrepreneurship, diversity and equity, and more.

Date of opportunity: Flexible

Interested? Submit this survey with the code “W-002.” 

W-003: Webinar Guest Wanted

Host Sector: Texting software

Host Audience: Organizers, consultants, fundraising directors

Goal: Looking to host educational fundraising webinars focused on Giving Tuesday. Specific topics would be determined with collaborator.

Date of opportunity: Flexible – Q4

Deadline: Rolling

Interested? Submit this survey with the code “W-003.”

W-004: Webinar Guest Wanted

Host Sector: Social impact software (primarily grants management and CSR)

Host Audience: Grantmakers and CSR Professionals

Goal: To provide educational content and dissemination of relevant information through a webinar for grantmakers and CSR professionals.

Interested in Thought Leadership on: Philanthropy or CSR

Ideal Contributor and Qualifications: Guests should have topic-based expertise on a subject relevant to the world of philanthropy or CSR.

Past Contributors: Kari Aanestad (co director of Grantadvisor.com), Washington State Department of Commerce 

Past Topics Have Covered: How to improve your grantmaking with grant management software, how to center equity in your grantmaking 

Additional Information: We do not do direct promotions of speaker organizations or brands.

Date of opportunity: Flexible 

Deadline: Rolling 

Interested? Submit this survey with the code “W-004.”

W-005: Webinar Guest Wanted

Host Sector: Charity auctions and events

Host Audience: Individuals at charities tasked with planning events

Goal: The goal of these webinars is to provide specific and actionable advice on running events that nonprofits would find helpful during various phases of the event planning process. 

Interested in Thought Leadership on: How to future proof events with hybrid concepts, though the host is open to other topics related to event planning and strategy. 

Ideal Contributor and Qualifications: In search of nonprofit professionals who can speak to effective auction planning and event strategy. 

Past Topics Have Covered: Hybrid Galas

Date of opportunity: Flexible

Deadline: Rolling

Interested? Submit this survey with the code “W-005.”

W-006: Webinar Guest Wanted

Host Sector: Nonprofit digital agency

Host Audience: US based nonprofit professionals 

Host Audience Reach: 50-100 registrants per webinar (reach is 5K-10K through email marketing, organic, and paid social)

Goal: To find bring value and educate our community and clients.

Interested in Thought Leadership on: Grant writing as well as other topics pertaining to marketing 

Ideal Contributor and Qualifications: No qualifications 

Past Contributors: Nonprofit Megaphone, Bloomerang

Past Topics Have Covered: Creative virtual fundraising, data-backed strategies to engage and inspire donors 

Additional Information: We host a monthly FREE webinar to help nonprofit professionals. The webinar usually takes place mid-week on Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday. 

Date of opportunity: Flexible

Deadline: Rolling 

Interested? Submit this survey with the code “W-006.”

W-007: Webinar Guests Wanted

Host Sector: Background Check Software

Host Audience: Nonprofits, faith-based organizations, small businesses

Goal: This webinar series aims to provide expert advice on hiring and training for professionals in various industries whether that be insight on strategy, planning, or adapting to current trends. 

Interested in Thought Leadership on: Hiring or training in one of the above industries. 

Ideal Contributor and Qualifications: Work in one of the related industries and can speak as an expert on hiring or training for their organization/industry.

Past Contributors: Fountain, ClearCompany, Jazz HR

Past Topics Have Covered: Onboarding staff, working with blended teams, hiring efficiency, talent retention, hiring remotely, etc. 

Date of opportunity: Flexible

Deadline: Rolling

Interested? Submit this survey with the code “W-007.”

W-008: Webinar Guest Wanted

Host Sector: Nonprofit Web Design Experts

Host Audience: Nonprofit Professionals

Goal: This webinar series provides direct insight on effective uses of technology in the nonprofit space from the perspective of experts who have put the advice into practice with success. 

Interested in Thought Leadership on: Technology in nonprofit work

Ideal Contributor and Qualifications: Expert in the nonprofit sector interested in speaking on the logistics of using technology to run a nonprofit. Contributor is expected to reciprocate the marketing relationship. 

Past Contributors:  SalsaLabs, Julia Campbell Social Marketing

Past Topics Have Covered: Web accessibility, Google Ad Grants, Social Media Strategy, and #GivingTuesday Campaigns. 

Date of opportunity: Flexible

Deadline: Rolling

Interested? Submit this survey with the code “W-008.”

W-009: Webinar Guest Wanted

Host Sector: Fundraising Software

Host Audience: Nonprofits, schools, faith-based organizations

Goal: Looking to host educational webinars to share fundraising and donor engagement expertise and advice with customers. 

Interested in Thought Leadership on: Fundraising, donor management, donor engagement

Ideal Contributor and Qualifications: Thought leaders and educators within the nonprofit sector. Would love contributors with engaging success stories and actionable insights to share. 

Date of opportunity: Flexible – likely looking at Q1 of 2022

Deadline: Rolling

Interested? Submit this survey with the code “W-009.”

W-010: Webinar Guest Wanted

Host Sector: Digital learning/ associations, life sciences, and corporate spaces

Host Audience: Associations, legal education, professional education, and clinical 

Host Audience Reach: Audience of upwards of 300 attendants (combined live and streams)

Goal: To provide informative content about a topic relevant to virtual events or educational content.

Interested in Thought Leadership on: Virtual events, educational content, virtual event platforms, gamification

Ideal Contributor and Qualifications: Experience in the relevant sector. 

Past Contributors: BadgeCert, Falcon Events

Past Topics Have Covered: Live streaming trends, association trends, corporate mindfulness

Date of opportunity: Flexible

Deadline: Rolling 

Interested? Submit this survey with the code “W-010.” 

W-011: Webinar Guest Wanted

Host Sector: Fundraising Device and Virtual Platform

Host Audience: Nonprofit staff and board members

Host Audience Reach: 22,000

Goal: Looking to host webinars to provide learning opportunities for our customers to help them further develop their fundraising strategies. 

Interested in Thought Leadership on: Fundraising and donor engagement

Past Topics Have Covered: Understanding corporate philanthropy, communicating with donors through branding, maximizing donations

Ideal Contributor and Qualifications: Speakers/guests should have topic-based experience on a subject relevant to donor engagement or fundraising. No direct promotion of speaker organizations or brands. 

Date of opportunity: Flexible – in 2021

Deadline: Flexible

Interested? Submit this survey with the code “W-011.”

W-012: Webinar Guest Wanted 

Host Sector: Fundraising, Data Analytics, and Advertising

Host Audience: Nonprofit Professionals

Goal: These short webinars are designed to provide industry pro tips to nonprofits from experts in a way that is easy to understand and does not take up too much of the viewer’s time. 

Interested in Thought Leadership on: Nonprofit fundraising, marketing, and administration

Ideal Contributor and Qualifications: Guests should be prepared to deliver a 10-minute pro tip to the nonprofit community and offer tactical ways for organizations to implement their pro tip. In addition, the guest should be able to provide a downloadable asset that nonprofit professionals would find beneficial when looking to use the pro tip within their organization.

Past Contributors: TCB Fundraising, SalesIntel.io, OneCause

Past Topics Have Covered: SMS campaigns, digital advertising, and storytelling

Date of opportunity: Rolling

Interested? Submit this survey with the code “W-012.”

Podcasts

P-002: Podcasts Guests and Sponsors Wanted

Host Sector: Nonprofit consulting

Host Audience: Nonprofit exec, board members, nonprofit consultants, nonprofit leaders

Host Audience Reach: 4,500 per month

Goal: 

  • Help nonprofits improve their management game through 
  • Help podcast stakeholders (guests, sponsors, etc.) improve their reach
  • Have some fun together! 

Interested in Thought Leadership on: Insider giving (trading, stocks), diversity, but also open to anything within the nonprofit sector

Ideal Contributor and Qualifications: Be involved in the nonprofit sector as a leader, expert, consultant – thought leader in the nonprofit sector

Past Contributors: Tania Anaissie, David Nadelman, Katie Appold 

Past Topics Have Covered: Process consultants, power-sharing, collective leadership, misconceptions about the nonprofit sphere

Sponsorship Information: Required for brand and book promotion.  

Date of opportunity: Flexible

Deadline: Rolling

Interested? Submit this survey with the code “P-002.”

P-005: Podcast Sponsors Wanted

Host Sector: Podcast and Blog

Host Audience: Nonprofit leaders, young professionals, social do-gooders, philanthropists

Host Audience Reach: 6,000 monthly

Qualifications for Contributors: Values-aligned partners only. Host values are: Everyone Matters; Play the long game; simplify, humanize & tell a great story; It’s not just about giving. It’s about belief; Cultivate & mobilize rabid fans; Steward relentlessly; Disrupt. Grow. Adapt. Repeat; Community is Everything.

Details: Three types of podcast sponsorship are available –

  • Midroll sponsorship (permanent placement of a recorded-by-host ad for your business). Best for building long-term equity and connection with our community of listeners.
  • Blitz sponsorship (a mini ad placed at the beginning of an episode on the entire catalog of episodes) Best for getting the most exposure in the shortest amount of time. This ad is dynamic, so only lasts for the duration of the sponsorship and is not permanent.
  • Themed Week partnerships – an opportunity to work with host podcast/content team to dream and create a curated week of episodes around a certain
    topic. This is best for maximum depth of exposure around a topic that is a win/win for both listeners and sponsor organization.

Date of opportunity: Flexible

Deadline: Rolling

Interested? Submit this survey with the code “P-005.”

P-007: Podcast Guests Wanted

Host Sector: Philanthropy 

Host Audience: Nonprofits 

Host Audience Reach: Distributed via email to full audience currently at 16K with 200 added weekly.

Goal: To interview change-makers in the field of philanthropy.

Interested in Thought Leadership on: Fundraising, philanthropy, innovative technology

Ideal Contributor and Qualifications: Looking for a change maker within the field of philanthropy. We’ve had fundraisers, philanthropists, innovative technology CEO’s.  The thread that runs through all of these is a focus on relational philanthropy. Looking to interview CEOs, founders, or executive level management.

Past Contributors: BRYANT GROUP, Marc Stein with Jews for Jesus

Past Topics Have Covered: Annual giving, what makes a top fundraiser

Additional Information: The podcasts are audio interviews about 40 minutes in length.  We publish one per month, mid-month.

Date of opportunity: Flexible (beginning in Q1)

Deadline: Rolling 

Interested? Submit this survey with the code “P-007.”

P-008: Podcasts Guests Wanted

Host Sector: Web Solutions and Digital Strategy

Host Audience: Nonprofit Executives, Board Members, and IT/Marketing Directors; Social Enterprise/Impact companies; US 60% Female; 30-55 years old

Goal: Our goal is to cultivate a community of learning and encouragement for Woman-Owned Agencies making a positive social impact. This can be in the form of tips and tricks, shared experiences, and a great, friendly conversation with our CEO.

Ideal Contributor and Qualifications: Our ideal contributor is a woman who owns or runs her own agency and aspires to make a positive social impact.

Date of opportunity: Flexible, between December 2021 to December 2022

Deadline: Rolling

Interested? Submit this survey with the code “P-008.”

Conferences & Events

C-004: Event Speakers Wanted

Host Sector: Social entrepreneurship and crowdfunding

Host Audience: Social entrepreneurs and changemakers

Goal: Looking for speakers for a regular event series where experts in the social good sector share advice and expertise with a network of social entrepreneurs. 

Interested in Thought Leadership on: Crowdfunding, social innovation, social entrepreneurial education, and fundraising (particularly for small teams). 

Date of Opportunity: Flexible – looking for speakers for September-December

Deadline: Rolling

Interested? Submit this survey with the code “C-004.”

C-005: Conference Sponsors Wanted

Host Sector: Nonprofit professional development

Host Audience: Current and future nonprofit professionals (600+ attendees)

Goal: Looking for sponsors for a fully virtual conference experience that builds cultural competency and leadership skills in the nonprofit sector. 

Sponsorship Information: Sponsorship packages range from $250-$25,000, and customized sponsorship packages are available. Past sponsors include Insperity, The Alford Group, Center for Creative Leadership, and NeonOne. 

Date of Opportunity: February 23-25, 2022

Deadline: 12/31/21 (for full sponsorship benefits)

Interested? Submit this survey with the code “C-005.”

Research

R-001: Research Collaborators Wanted

Host Sector: Fundraising Auction Software

Host Audience: Fundraising decision-makers, fundraising team lead, chairperson, staff, or volunteers; located in North America

Goal: Create and carry out a research project to understand what the future landscape will look like for nonprofit events and let that data lead the way for solutions and content.

Details: Host is happy to work with collaborators to create research, study, etc. Host and collaborators will send out research questionnaires to audiences to obtain research sample size of statistical significance and searching for 360-degree feedback from the industry. No survey has been drafted as of yet so very open to complete collaboration from start to finish, looking to share and use a wide audience with multiple partners for a comprehensive industry outlook piece. 

Ideal Contributor and Qualifications: Ideal contributor would be searching to understand current problems with a solutions mindset. Organization supporting nonprofits with access to fundraising decision-makers:

  • Any SaaS partner that wants to learn more about the customer journey to sell and find a platform for fundraising and donations.
  • Any general nonprofit support business that wants to learn about their customer personae

Interested? Submit this survey with the code “R-001.”

Other Opportunities

O-001: Content Feature Submissions Wanted

Host Sector: Nonprofit Education

Host Audience: Nonprofit staff, board, and volunteers

Goal: To be a Content Expert, the person or organization (for profit, government, or nonprofit) should be able to provide links to their own branded educational material in the form of videos, podcasts, documents (such as checklists), or organized courses that are found on their own website or a public third-party host (such as YouTube, Vimeo, Teachable, Thinkific, etc.) Content created under the brand of a third party, such as a professional association, is only posted if that third party is also a Content Expert with the host. 

Content Experts are eligible to be interviewed as part of an upcoming “Lunch & Learn” livestream series from host.

Interested in Thought Leadership on: Expertise can be any nonprofit specific area, such as fundraising, nonprofit accounting, fiscal sponsorship and etc. It can also be general expertise that is helpful to nonprofits, such as career advancement, making presentations, website security, and more.

Ideal Contributor and Qualifications: Expertise in a proposed subject that is nonprofit specific or helpful to nonprofits who has educational content in their area of expertise.

Past Contributors: Amy Eisenstein of Capital Campaign Toolkit, Concord Leadership Group, the Nonprofit Snapshot

Past Topics Have Covered: Recurring giving, nonprofit careers, capital campaigns

Note: When filling out the interest form (below) please note the content you’d like to share.

Interested? Submit this survey with the code “O-001.” (Please note, this opportunity was formerly listed as June O1.)

O-003: Resource Directory Feature Opportunity

Host Sector: In-kind Donation Platform

Host Audience: Nonprofit fundraising event leaders across U.S. & Canada

Host Audience Reach: 22,000

Goal: Looking for contributors with a product or service that directly benefits nonprofit operations and/or fundraising.

Details: Host has a nonprofit member base of 22k+ fundraising event leaders that host supports year-round. Host will meet with potential contributors with the intention of including contributor with a free listing in host’s Nonprofit Resource Directory.

Interested in Contributors with Expertise In: Auction & Event Management Platforms, Licensed benefit auctioneers, consignment travel and auction packages for events, grant management & fundraising platforms, membership management and CRM’s, operations and other resources

Ideal Contributor and Qualifications: Minimum 2 years in business. Host also does own vetting for customer satisfaction. Affiliate or referral program in which we can participate is a plus and enable you to receive partner benefits that are typically paid.

Interested? Submit this survey with the code “O-003.”

O-004: Research Library Feature Opportunity

Host: Nexus Marketing

Host Audience: Mission-Driven Businesses 

Goal: Looking for contributors trying to get their research on various verticals of the mission-driven sector out there. Ideally research will be useful for mission-driven businesses looking for data to include in their writings on the sector which will benefit the contributor in spreading the word about their research. 

Details: Our Research Library for Mission Driven Businesses is looking for submissions. We are particularly looking for research on fundraising, nonprofits, associations, K-12 education, higher education, small businesses, museums, or community organizations. Have original research you would like to have hosted in the Research Library? Fill out this survey to submit a proposed addition to the library. 

Interested in contributors with: proprietary research on something related to the workings of the mission-driven sector

Interested? Submit this survey.

 

What happens next?

You will receive confirmation of receipt and a timeline to expect next actions. Then, we’ll send your query to the host. (HAPO opportunities are double opt-in.) If the host is interested in connecting, we’ll make the introduction.

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Due to the limited number of opportunities, we can’t guarantee all requests will be addressed but we’ll do our best to make win-win connections and hand off the opportunity to you and the partner.