Author Archives: Marnie Grona

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.

Sell & Support: How to Set Up an Ecommerce Store and Raise Money For Your Nonprofit

The days where selling online meant owning a huge warehouse, holding lots of stock and dealing with endless product manufacturers are over. Of course, it works in some instances, but there is no longer a need to go about ecommerce in this way if it doesn’t work for the needs of your business. If you’re looking to raise some extra capital for your nonprofit, selling online can be a great way to go – generating publicity as well as funds for your cause. Here’s how to make the most of ecommerce for your nonprofit in 2017. (TechSoup Canada)

The Future of Donor Acquisition Is Digital

Monthly giving is seeing double-digit increases in year-over-year growth, and for good reason. Nonprofits depend on a continuously scalable base of donors and revenue to fund their important missions and services. Among the many options in an organization’s fundraising portfolio, monthly giving offers a more reliable, steady income stream that is resilient to economic ups and downs. (Nonprofit Pro)

Community Foundations of Canada announces new CEO building on culture of shared leadership, innovation and growth

Ahead of its international conference in Ottawa-Gatineau this May, Board Chair Victoria Grant and President Ian Bird, on behalf of Community Foundations of Canada, are pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew Chunilall as the organization’s new Chief Executive Officer. (Community Foundations of Canada)