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Communications Principles

Communications strategies advance a nonprofit's mission, inspire its stakeholders, and increase its impact. A nonprofit must be proactive in its communications strategy to accomplish its goals. Effective communications practices help to ensure pubilc trust in the organization and connect the organization to its stakeholders, inspiring action. Thoughtgful planning and internal communication are important for positive relationships with employees and key volunteers. External communications strategies attract and retain stakeholders, raise public awareness, advance key mission-related concepts, and increase funding for the organization. 

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