Truth or Charity? The Lure of Poverty Porn for Nonprofits

NPQ has written previously about the hazards of poverty porn—using false or exaggerated images in donor appeals as a fundraising tactic. Previous stories have shown that the falsity of poverty porn can actually backfire among donors. (Nonprofit Quarterly)

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About Marnie Grona

Marnie Grona is a marketing communications professional based in Toronto who works for Imagine Canada as Director, Marketing and Communications. She has a Masters Certificate in Marketing Communications Leadership through the Executive Education Centre of the Schulich School of Business and studied marketing and advertising at the University of Winnipeg. She also has a background in arts marketing and management where she served at the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra, Winnipeg Fringe Theatre Festival and the Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre.

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