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Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America spread #GoSilent across the web for Memorial Day

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obviously tied to the campaign, and reflective of the call to action means it is likely people will use it and engage. simple  commitment.

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50 Nonprofits Every U.S. Politican Should Follow on Twitter

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Coalition for Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans :: @ CIAV. Feeding America :: @ FeedingAmerica. Oxfam America :: @ OxfamAmerica.

50 Nonprofits To Be Grateful For This Thanksgiving

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Because 3-4 million cats and dogs are euthanized each year in America. Because America ranks 14th in reading, 17th in science, and 25th in math.

#GivingTuesday: Why I Am Participating in the National Day of Giving on November 27, 2012

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

More difficult to measure is the transformation of how people think about, talk about and participate in the giving season. But collective action isn’t enough unless there is collective impact.    How does one measure that? What is the definition of success? What is the change that will result? What about you?

Are you celebrating Giving Tuesday? These NTEN Members are!

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The second annual GivingTuesday is on December 3rd and we''ve found 124 NTEN Members that are participating!

Traveling Postcards: Interview with Founder, Caroline Lovell

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In Uganda, a group of young people made incredible, heartfelt postcards filled with glitter and cut up magazine pictures to send to women in the Congo. The more people who know about Traveling Postcards the better! We are also funding very special after school art classes in Afghanistan through our partnership with Trust In Education.

Social Media for Good and Evil, Strong and Weak Ties, Online/Offline,and Orgs and Networks

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How the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America is using the web to bring back together their band of brothers and sisters.

Knitting for Peace: Make the World a Better Place One Stitch at a Time

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Betty Christiansen's book, Knitting for Peace: Make the World a Better Place One Stitch at a Time , captures 28 stories of people and organizations who are using knitting to comfort, empower and heal. Barbara worked for my Dad at the Mystic Seaport Museum , and every year she would knit gifts for my parents and I. Book Cover from Harry N.

Guest post by Brian Reich: GamesThatGive - You Play. We Donate. Charities Win.

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GamesThatGive is going to have a huge influence on the charitable giving space for a few reasons: 1) People are already playing casual games, in big numbers, and for long periods of time.  Feeding America. Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans Association. So I think I have a pretty good sense of what works and doesn’t work. That’s it.

Good Magazine Wants You To Do Good!

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Good Magazine as its tagline says is for "people who give a damn" and describes itself as a publishing platform to "change the world."

The Craig Newmark Beneblog Interview

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Other people are good at other things. think of people under 30 as the new civic generation, much like the GI generation. Simplicity.

1 Million Volunteers by Inauguration

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Truly a new day in America when people rejoice in the streets following an election rather than just a sports event. Obama's organization did an amazing job mobilizing people and there's a lot of good will out there. With his hands full with any number of messes (financial, Iraq/Afghanistan, etc.), It's a process.

The Global Fund for Women: An Interview with Kavita Ramdas

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People like Robin Morgan, people like Gloria Steinem, many people before them as well, always had a deep sense of international solidarity.

Interview with Zainab Salbi, Founder of Women for Women International

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We work in countries like Congo, Rwanda, Sudan, Iraq, Afghanistan, Bosnia, Kosovo, among others. edited transcript below). You get her picture.

Must Hear Speech from Barack Obama and the Power of Podcasting

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suppose it is how people felt when they first started listening to radio, like the announcer was in the room with them. who learn my listening.