The Lincoln Chapter of American Marketing Association is presenting its sixth annual marketing training for nonprofit. Cause Camp 2010 is a ¾-day event featuring seminars on marketing best practices for nonprofit staff and volunteers on Thursday, January 28, 2010, from 7:45 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Downtown Holiday Inn, 141 North 9th St. in Lincoln.

The event will feature a choice of trainings addressing networking, corporate sponsorships, direct mail and writing for marketing materials. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear keynote luncheon speaker Hannah Brazee Gregory of Shoestring Creative – the nation’s nonprofit-only advertising agency  – discuss “Nonprofit Marketing on a Shoestring.”
A new session added this year is a press panel following the keynote address. Attendees can ask questions of local print, radio and television news personnel.

Cost to attend is $50 for AMA members and $60 for nonmembers. Because the event offers trainings to varying levels of expertise, additional attendees from the same organization may attend for $35 each.  A small number of scholarships are available.

For more information on topics and speakers, or to register, visit   Registration deadline is Friday, January 22. The Lincoln chapter of The American Marketing Association (AMA) is the resource for marketers in Lincoln, allowing professionals to hone their skills; join a network of passionate, top-notch marketers; gain access to marketing publications, case studies and other resources; and find marketing opportunities available in Lincoln.

The AMA is the largest marketing association in North America with over 40,000 members.