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Lame spam of the day: Money from Homeland Security

Robert Weiner

Sender: Homeland Security Emergency Management Agency/Georgia (sandra@iexpress.com.br). Georgia Department of Law Enforcement. Homeland Security wants to send me money (right after they learn to write English). And it makes perfect sense that they're working with the United bank of Africa to make sure I get my money. Text: Attention.

Top 10 Threats to Higher Ed Computer Systems

Robert Weiner

In his article in the Chronicle of Philanthropy titled “ Top 10 Threats to Computer Systems Include Professors and Students ,&# Jeffrey Young says. Today a growing number of network bad guys are professional criminals, and they’re looking to steal real money. You can (and should) read the whole article at [link].

Seniors Learn to Use Tablets in Georgia — TechSoup Local Impact Map Profile

Tech Soup Blog

The program now conducts classes in multiple senior centers in central Georgia, replicating that success. Is back to school just for kids?

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The Cost of Starting a Nonprofit in Every State

NonProfit Hub

Georgia. Georgia Articles of Incorporation: $100. Georgia Notice of Incorporation: $40. Georgia Initial “Annual” Registration: $50. Georgia charitable registration: $35. The process of starting a nonprofit requires a fair amount of savvy and know-how. Check it out below. Alabama. Name reservation: $28. Alaska.

Seven Steps To Sales Force Transformation

Eric Jacobsen Blog

He holds an MBA from Duke University and a bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology.

Curating Content: How to Leverage Stories from Your Community

Connection Cafe

Guest post from Georgia Silver, Consumer Marketing Manager, everydayhero. We are constantly moved by the motivations of our community.

How Weinstein Hospice Uses Smart Segmentation to Identify Key Donors

Connection Cafe

When it comes to fundraising, having the right information about your donors is critical. How much time do you spend prospecting for donors?

Ahead of Give Local America, 7 trends in Giving Days

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Source: GiveMN A school principal rides a zipline as a way to bring attention to Give to the Max Day in Minnesota. Are you a Giving Day organizer?

QuickBooks Made Easy for Nonprofits: Live Seminars Coming to San Francisco, Honolulu, and Las Vegas

Tech Soup Blog

located in Atlanta, Georgia. Or are you an advanced user looking to pick up some new tip and tricks to take your skills to the next level?

Obama and canvassing technology

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Here is a pic of the precinct maps. And yes, I do plan to be at the Inauguration in DC in January. There was very little left to chance.

Knight Foundation Launches The Giving Day Play Book

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

So you want to start a Giving Day. But they don’t have to be. We’ll be hosting a webinar with  CommA on planning giving days too at 2 p.m. ET Sept.

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Free In-Person Events for Nonprofit Techies

Tech Soup Blog

Atlanta, Georgia: Visual Storytelling: Using Digital Media. Every month, our meetup leaders host free in-person events in 60 cities. Africa.

Understanding Your Audience

Connection Cafe

This article originally appeared in the Georgia Center for Nonprofits' March 2012 newsletter. Author: Alissa Ruehl. The start of a new year is the perfect time to focus on a user-centered strategy for your website. How well do you currently understand your users? Who are they? Revise yearly. Where are they? Look at this at least quarterly.

National Study Reveals: Digital and Social Media Are Delivering Results for Arts Organizations

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

case in point is Georgia Shakespeare. The question. How to analyze a moving target? Arts organizations are not alone in this. was created.

SMS Nation: Mobile Strategists, Renewing Library Books, And Child Services Support

Mobile Commons

It’s not really news that text messaging is now a major communication channel between organizations and consumers.

Going for Goal: Shared Knowledge Inspires Successful Giving Days

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The post was also published on the Knight Foundation blog here. Going for Goal: Shared Knowledge Inspires Successful Giving Days.

How can I write better blog posts?

John Haydon

Finally, make sure you use an easy to read font type (Verdana or Georgia) and font size (15 or 16 pt). What defines a good blog post?

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11 Website Design Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Use the Arial, Times New Roman, Verdana, or Georgia font. The following is an excerpt from Chapter 1 of the newly released book Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits. Also, Defenders of Wildlife is listed as an “Example of Excellence” in the book. You can view their website at defenders.org. Home Page Design.

Social Media September Tweet Chatting Around the World September 18

Tech Soup Blog

Milledgeville, Georgia, United States 4:00 p.m. Highlights from the day will be captured and shared with everyone. Nairobi, Kenya 2:00 p.m.

Martin Luther King Day 2015

VisionLink

As we do several times a year, we pass along this essay from Stan Stahl. Dr. W. Douglas Zimmerman President and CEO VisionLink, Inc. share this dream.

One Rose Can Make a Difference

Have Fun - Do Good

Georgia O'Keefe I was kinda glum yesterday. want to give that world to someone else. It was a rainy, gray Monday and tax day. Bluck. she asked.

The 5 Best Social Impact Games of 2010

NTEN

The game creators systematically distributed physical coded bonds in halves to residents in both affluent and lower income neighborhoods in the Macon, Georgia area. Of course, at Games for Change, we support and assist in creating games for social good. We received some excellent nominations and the voting process was exciting to watch.

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Supporting Nonprofit Tech Educators Across the Globe

Tech Soup Blog

Atlanta, Georgia: Meet and Greet with Trivia at 5 Seasons Brewing. Here's your monthly roundup of free in-person #Tech4Good events. Join us!

Off to NTC!

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Tomorrow morning, I’ll be leaving on a jet plane, to Atlanta, Georgia, for the 2010 Nonprofit Technology Conference. This will be my 7th NTC since 2001 (or, more accurately, my 5th.

Last 10 (selected) delicious.com links

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

List of Nonprofit, NPO, NGO Websites Using Drupal » The ENGINE Blog » ENGINE Industries: Atlanta, Georgia Web Design. The reason I post these is because 1) I think they might be helpful resources, and 2) you can get a feeling for what I’m working on, or thinking about (or wishing for.) PolicyTool for Social Media. Data Robotics, Inc.

Computer Refurbishment and Accessibility

Tech Soup Blog

It's one of the great untold stories of nonprofit enterprise. The Largest Minority in the World. In the U.S. 20% of the population are disabled.

Quick Hit: Long Story about the MAH

Museum 2.0

Perry describes me as the "conductor" of a community-programmed orchestra. Enjoy

GiveMN 2012 Giving Day by the Numbers

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

GiveMN 2012 by the Numbers by Jeff Achen, GiveMN Digital Strategist. It was an amazing day of giving for our state—$16.3 Check out the webinars here.

Demographics Are Destiny: How and Why to Diversify Your Staff Now!

NTEN

And, in Maryland, Georgia, Nevada, Arizona, New York, New Jersey, Mississippi, and Florida, the percentage of non-Hispanic whites has fallen below 60 percent. By Jocelyn Harmon, Director of Nonprofit Services, Care2 Unless you've been living under a barrel, you know the demographics of the U.S. are changing. The U.S. So What and Who Cares?

Who's Behind That Voice on the Phone: Meet TechSoup Client Services

Tech Soup Blog

As a Peace Corp volunteer, she started an ecology club in her village in the Republic of Georgia. Meet TechSoup Client Services. No matter.

Big Things Come in Small Packages

Connection Cafe

Georgia Chapter helped defeat a dangerous and major legislation bill by using Convio Advocacy in combination with Facebook. Author: Blair Naylor. We have so many great clients and we love when we hear the successes they are having within their cause. Together with Convio , RESOLVE made an entire site redesign and a new advocacy micro site.

Changing the World: TechSoup's Newest Global Partner

Tech Soup Blog

Are you sitting down?! We've got some exciting news. Turkey. Addressing Complex Challenges. How Civil Society + Technology = Making a Difference.

The 2010 NTC by the Numbers

NTEN

Meanwhile, there were 11 permanent exhibitors in the Sponsor Showcase and 18 in the Georgia Pavilion. Where did that income go? 38,071.01

Social Media Games that Move You

FI Space

The second is a cool new augmented reality game from Georgia Tech Augmented Environments Lab.

The TechBridge Nonprofit Exchange Crowdfunding Platform – How’s It Going So Far?

Tech Soup Blog

The Georgia Firefighters Burn Foundation is the star so far, having raised three times their target amount. How the Nonprofit Exchange Works.

A Veteran's Day "Thank You" from Convio

Connection Cafe

Benning, Georgia with an ominous Drill Sergeant Davies yelling at me like I had just stolen his life savings. Author: Kent Gilliam. Former Sgt.

Guest Post by David J. Neff: Social Media Games that Move You

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The second is a cool new augmented reality game from Georgia Tech Augmented Environments Lab. Submitted by David J. Neff, at FI Space.

Will AI turn on polluters? AI for Advocacy. The days of hiding behind complexity are numbered.

Network-Centric Advocacy

From my first projects with the Georgia River Network, to the use of Scorecard.org, to FollowtheMoney.org, Fractracker.org, some heroes of mine  have even spent entire careers threading together unstructured and structured data sets to find the ways that expose how companies are tied to wells, superfund sites, politics or cancer clusters.   .

NTC Presentations Now Available from NTEN

Tech Soup Blog

Maybe it will help tide you over until next year's NTC in Atlanta, Georgia. Did you attend last week's NTC and missed out on some sessions? know I wish I could have been cloned. So check it out and catch up on the topics that you may have missed at NTC.

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DoSomething.org Asks Teens to MMS for the Arts

Mobile Commons

From the ten finalists, judges like Nigel Barker and Tinsel Korey selected the winner, Ijeoma from Savannah, Georgia. Save Art. Save Art.