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So, You Want to Be like charity: water?

Connection Cafe

Your organization has everything it needs to be as cool as charity: water. I’ll explain. And this is what charity: water does so well.

5 Essential Controls for Charities during the Holiday Giving Season

Connection Cafe

For nonprofit leaders, strong controls for fraud are especially important during this time of year. Separate duties as much as possible.

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Book Review: “Charity Case”

Connection Cafe

Dan Pallotta’s recent TED Talk,  “The way we think about charity is dead wrong” , has garnered more than 1.2

Nine Digital Marketing Lessons Nonprofits Can Learn from charity: water

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

With that in mind, here are nine marketing lessons other nonprofits can take away from charity: water. 1. charity: water writes great copy.

Does your charity have too much data?

3rd Sector Labs

So how do you know when does your charity have “too much data”? The post Does your charity have too much data? Too much data.

From a Millennial: Nobody Wants to Hear Your Stories. We Want to See Them.

Connection Cafe

charity:water. One of the most captivating pictures that we came across was actually an ad for a nonprofit – charity:water. Stories.

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The emancipation of the charity employee

Steve Bridger

Here come charity:water (who else?) to the rescue. charities ideas #nfpsm employees instagram photosOne last one.

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The Top 30 Charity Social CEOS

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Click to see full infographic. In the UK as in the US, social media is more and  more becoming part of the nonprofit CEO skillset.  Support me? Enjoy.

5 Ways to Give Your Charity Auction a Social Twist

SocialFish

Charity auctions have been a popular staple of event fundraising for decades, and for good reason—they work! Tweet your auction. photo credit ).

What’s to Come in Digital Fundraising?

Connection Cafe

At Charity Dynamics, we recently celebrated our ten year birthday. Many want to know what is going to happen in the future. mean, who isn’t?

How Should Funders Evaluate Charities?

Frogloop

The three powerhouses, Guidestar, Charity Navigator, and Better Business Bureau, that foundations, philanthropists, and donors use to seek out information and ratings about nonprofits released an open letter to the nonprofit and foundation world yesterday. Reviewing this data can be helpful at times in ensuring charity accountability.

Study: 88% of Children Donate to Charity

Frogloop

Check out some of the key findings: 88% of children donated to charity. 87% of children whose families are low income and 86% whose families are middle income donated to charity. Eight out of ten children have parents who gave to charity at least once during two studies. Let’s hope this trend continues into adulthood.

A Networked Fundraiser: charity:water Waterforward

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

from charity: water on Vimeo. first heard about this unique fundraiser when I interviewed charity:water’s  Paull Young.

Top 10 Technology Donations for Religious Charities

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup offers many donations and discounts for religious charities , such as churches, synagogues, and mosques. See All Microsoft Donations.

Online Giving Grows as Charities Polish Their Methods

AFP Blog

Online Giving Grows as Charities Polish Their Methods : According to the Chronicle of Philanthropy, online giving is growing at a blistering pace.

Are you part of the charity industrial complex?

Steve Bridger

This is not an opportunity for you to put some “cool internet toppings on your factory-based charity mindset.”

Transforming into a More Mission-Driven Charity with the Help of Technology

Tech Soup Blog

This post was authored by Ken Berger, CEO of Charity Navigator. Charity Navigator's Resource Directory. Keystone Accountability.

How Charities Get Tech Support in Uganda

Tech Soup Blog

It's tough out there everywhere for NGOs and charities to get help with their technology. What Is NetSquared? Passion for Rural Development.

Charity:Water Sends Personal Video Thank Yous

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

charity:water has helped over a million people get clean water. charity:water has helped over a million people [.] Fundraising

15 conversation starters for rebooting charity

Steve Bridger

Here goes… You are now pretty good at using digital marketing techniques to push your charity’s own content tactically, but what are you doing to bridge the social divide between digital marketing and something that looks more genuinely like a commitment to meaningfully participate in the networks that are already out there?

Register Your Charity in Every State with SimpleCharityRegistration.com

Tech Soup Blog

Get State Charity Registration Service now. TechSoup is proud to announce our newest donor partner, SimpleCharityRegistration.com. spanhidden.

Helping Charities Find Funders

Wild Apricot Blog

nonprofit charities; fundingHere's an interview with Michael Lenczner of Ajah about Fundtracker - an online service that connects Canadian non-profits with funders - and theSector.ca.

New Study: 60% of Americans Donate Money to Charity

Frogloop

60% of Gen X and Y give to charity. 72% of Boomers donate to charity. 88% of Matures donate to charity. Even though the U.S.

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#12DaysOfGiving Charity Project

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

12 Outstanding Charities. donation on Crowdrise to any or all of the diverse group of incredible charities here. ” ~ John F.

Would You Climb A Mountain for Charity?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Flickr Photo by Soyignatus. The Parkinson’s Association is doing just that.   Kiilimanjaro (19,340 ft high!) in September. Fundraising

Infographic: A Peak Inside Donation Trends and Why We Support Charities

Frogloop

To do this effectively though, you need to understand what motivates donors to contribute money to charity. 49% said by check. The biggest U.S

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Paull Young of charity:water on making nonprofit waves in a digital ocean

SocialFish

A quick recap of today’s #SmartCMO chat (2/17/12) with Paull Young of Charity:Water.

Study: More People Donated to Charity in 2012 Than 2011

Frogloop

They survey results showed that US donors contributed the most to charity overall, 3x as much as UK and Australian donors. One-Time Donations.

An Interview With Paull Young from Charity:Water

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I first came across @paullyoung in September, 2008 when he implemented a birthday campaign as part of charity:water’s September campaign.

Charities are not the only nonprofits on the block

ASU Lodestar Center

Throughout the program, the overwhelming focus was on charities. posted by. Sonja Moseley. Director of Certification & Benefits.

Charities should make the most of social media | Charity Digital News

AFP Blog

Charities should make the most of social media | Charity Digital News : Research gathered from The Charity Social 100 Index 2012 highlighted how charities have seen a doubling of support on social media channels in the past year.

CrowdRise Holiday Challenge Expects to Raise Over $1M for Charity

Frogloop

There is also an informative charity toolkit here. The Holiday Challenge, which launched last Monday, has already raised over $200K.

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Charity Miles App Nominated for Webby: Walking for A Good Cause

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

With Gene Gurkuff, Founder of Charity Miles at SXSW. The app is so good that it has been nominated for a Webby ! Fox Foundation. Walking

Chris Noble on Check in for Charity, Pepsi Refresh and Social Media for Nonprofits

NetWits

We cover a couple cause marketing initiatives (Pepsi Refresh and Check in for Charity) that focus on a really interesting combination of location based social networking (i.e. Chris Noble of www.Studiogood.com and www.Whatgives.com took some time to talk with us at SXSWi 2010. Foursquare) and fundraising.

Infographic: A Peek Inside Donation Trends and Why We Support Charities

Frogloop

To do this effectively though, you need to understand what motivates donors to contribute money to charity. 49% said by check. The biggest U.S

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Ask a Nonprofit Specialist: Legal protection of control within public charities

ASU Lodestar Center

Long answer: Public charities are an IRS designation of organizations that are organized and operated for exempt purposes. posted by.

Innovative charities engaging with new technologies | Charity Tech Insight

AFP Blog

Innovative charities engaging with new technologies | Charity Tech Insight : Below are some examples of charities which are engaging with new technologies in an attempt to promote their cause, improve overall efficiency and increase donations

How Every Nonprofit and Charity Can Use Google Adwords Grants

Wild Apricot Blog

You don’t need to be an expert to figure this all out, but knowing the basics will give you a super start on creating your own Adwords campaigns.

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Engaging Through YouTube – Charity Inspiration

SocialFish

So, it is no small wonder that social media has also become an invaluable tool for charity. We Share What Moves Us. The Human Dimension.

Analysts: 'Giving Tuesday' Raised $46M for Charity - ABC News

AFP Blog

Analysts: ''Giving Tuesday'' Raised $46M for Charity - ABC News