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The Networked Nonprofit Book Arrived!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Yesterday, an advanced copy of our book, The Networked Nonprofit , arrived. June 21, 2010. Virtual Book Launch. June 22, 2010.

Google Maps Dirty Trick or Malfunctioning "Feature?"

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

I'm going to the Internet Archive's new office at 300 Funston in San Francisco, to attend the Books in Browsers conference. Not really knowing all of San Francisco's streets, I got out and recognized the old location of the Internet Archive. Wasted about 30 minutes this morning thanks to a weird coincidence.

How Can My Nonprofit Get Started with Measurable Advocacy?

Connection Cafe

San Francisco, California, United States: Jossey-Bass. [3] New York City, New York, United States: Longman Books. [4] 2010).

What is An Open Community?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I’m giving away a copy of this book. Maddie: And thank you for introducing us to Rob Cottingham at the 09NTC in San Francisco!

Build Communities to Enhance Your Fundraising Campaigns


In my recent chapter “Managing Fundraising and Building Communities Online” in the book Internet Management for Nonprofits (Wiley, April 2010), I write in depth about one method to tackle the subject – what are organizations across the country doing? Adrienne D. Capps, U. Davis. How do you appropriately implement them? Action.

Thrivability: A Collaborative Sketch

Amy Sample Ward

I’m so excited to announce the launch of Thrivability: A Collaborative Sketch – a new book curated by Jean Russell with a collection of over 60 essays crafting a topography for thriving. There are a few ways to dive in: View the book as a slide show: on the website or on slideshare. Thank you for viewing this book.

Visit to Qatar

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

We’ve just added our first books in Tamil and Hindi (two national languages of India), and so it was fun to brainstorm about the possibilities.

5 Ways Libraries Support Disaster Relief and Recovery

Tech Soup Blog

Staffers also let people from outside of Saskatoon check out books from the library and access other services. Share with us in the comments.

Thank You For Making The Networked Nonprofit Launch A Hit!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Allison Fine and Beth Kanter on Launch Day June 21, 2010. It was a special launch day for our book, The Networked Nonprofit , thanks to you!

A Free Agent and Nonprofits Working Together To End Homelessness

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Christian Canter, Shelter Network, and Mark Horvath, Invisible People TV. There is one key difference. They are adept at relationship building.

The Networked Nonprofit in Kenya

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Jessica Colaco places books in the iHub Community Library. inspireharvest one of the book winners. Book Giveaways.

Approach Social Media Like Thomas Edison

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

It was sponsored by the Hewlett Foundation, Wallace Foundation, San Francisco Foundation, Grants for the Arts, and the Koret Foundation.

Upcoming Nonprofits Live: Storytelling and Collaborative Video

Tech Soup Blog

Productions in 2006 to produce dramatic, engaging, life-changing documentaries, films and media in the San Francisco Bay Area and around the world.

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Cupcakes, Veganism and Fundraising: Fat Bottom Bakery and the East Bay Vegan Bake Sale

Have Fun - Do Good

Ashley Rowe: The first event right after that, where we decided to go and sell, was San Francisco Pride. It blossomed from there.

Interview with Temra Costa, Author of Farmer Jane: Women Changing the Way We Eat

Have Fun - Do Good

I just *loved* this book, and also enjoy Temra's show, so I was super excited to interview her for the Big Vision Podcast. I do book.

Your Office Is Everywhere

Tech Soup Blog

If you missed them, be sure to take a look at Kevin's three posts from the RSA Conference earlier this month in San Francisco. read more.

Zero Waste and Electronics Reuse

Tech Soup Blog

I just attended a great event at the EPA offices in San Francisco called the Zero Waste Brain Trust , which was organized by Portia Sinnott of the nonprofit Zero Waste Sonoma County. TechSoup's home city of San Francisco has a target of 90% diversion by the year 2020 and is already at 77% diversion. read more.

Beaconfire Survey: Vacation Time

Beaconfire Wire

Amadie, Marketing Consultant: We went to San Francisco Bay area, Yosemite and Monterey. Periodically, we do a survey of Beaconfire staff to get impressions on a variety of issues. All opinions expressed here are solely those of their authors. Lots of Beaconfire staff (and our clients, too) went on big vacations this summer.

Social Media: Who Should Navigate the Ship


are permeating our everyday lives: According to a San Francisco Chronicle article earlier this year, Facebook has outstripped Google as the main traffic source for big sites like MSN and Yahoo! Casey Golden, CEO, Small Act. Recently, I learned some amazing new ways in which social media (i.e. Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, etc.)

How to Organize Have Fun Do Good Flash Mobs with Gabriela Masala, a Big Vision Podcast Interview

Have Fun - Do Good

The Juicy Blogging e-course (Feb 2-23) and Blogging for Writers at the Writing Salon in San Francisco (January 29).

Where in the World Is the NTEN Staff?


It will also feature a Technology Keynote with NTEN rockstars Beth Kanter & Allison Fine talking about their new book The Networked Nonprofit. November 8-11 in San Diego, CA : T he TAG Annual conference will focus on Harnessing New Trends in Communications and Technology. Here's a list of where we'll be and where we want to be.

How The James Irvine Foundation Received Microsoft Donations Through TechSoup

Tech Soup Blog

Jeff Brandenburg: My role at the Irvine Foundation is Director of Technology for our offices in San Francisco and Los Angeles. After looking at online project management tools, we chose Microsoft Project 2010. The James Irvine Foundation is one of the largest grantmaking institutions in California. driven grants management.

Opting Out of Junk Mail and Phone Directories to Save Paper

Tech Soup Blog

According to the San. Francisco-based nonprofit, Forest Ethics , more than 100 billion pieces of junk mail are delivered in the U.S. When I first posted on this topic in 2010 there was not a single, universal "Do Not Mail Registry" for opting out of receiving junk mail in the United States or internationally. world.


Nten’s Online Nonprofit Technology Conference is here!

Amy Sample Ward

NTEN, the Nonprofit Technology Network, puts on a massive, be-there-or-be-square conference for nonprofit professionals every year (in 2009, we met in San Francisco). The next event is April 8-10, 2010, in Atlanta, GA. This is a great opportunity for people to participate in a national event, but without travel expenses!

Meet the Bookshare in-house summer volunteer team!

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Our main focus has been our text book image description project. Originally I did book metadata adjustments and wrote synopses.

Software to Grow Your Nonprofit

Tech Soup Blog

One book you might find helpful is Nonprofit Management 101 : a good beginner’s guide to every facet of running a new nonprofit.

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Lame spam of the day: spam mashup

Robert Weiner

All you need to know before experiencing Tombigbee River fabulous San Francisconess of Ike''s is this: Bring a jacket, bring a friend (or a book), and bring your appetite and you''ll be one happy sandwich eater. Another newbie spammer playing with a toy? This plain-text spam has no sender, subject, formatting, or graphics.

Storymakers 2014: Meet Our Esteemed Judges

Tech Soup Blog

Awards will be announced at our gala on October 22, 2014 at SOMArts in San Francisco (you can RSVP and get your invitation here ).

Post-NTC Ramblings

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

And I’m already looking forward to NTC in San Francisco in 2009! { Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology Post-NTC Ramblings March 24, 2008 It was a great week. 1 comment… read it below or add one } 1 Holly 03.24.08 Be Helpful.

2011 NTEN Nonprofit Technology Conference ? Day 3

NonProfit Trends

All Blackbaud Blogs Contact Us About Nonprofit Trends Books Research Reports Speaking 2011 NTEN Nonprofit Technology Conference – Day 3 Posted by Steve MacLaughlin on March 19th, 2011 This is the last day of NTEN’s Nonprofit Technology Conference ( #NTC ). Next year the conference is back in San Francisco.

Participation in Storytelling: Collaborative Video on Nonprofits Live

Tech Soup Blog

Productions in 2006 to produce dramatic, engaging, life-changing documentaries, films and media in the San Francisco Bay Area and around the world.

Blackberry Modem Mash – Addendum « Digital Diner

Gavin's Digital Diner

Here’s the story: I was recently in San Francisco for a few days of meetings. And, my god, this was San Francisco! Regards Gavin Paolo July 8, 2010 at 4:18 am Hi All, does anyone of you have any idea if it is possible to find a downloadable hamachi application for blackberry? But, I forgot this time.

Networking with Sushi – Hamachi VPN « Digital Diner

Gavin's Digital Diner

When I first tried Hamachi, it worked so well that I could serve music from my HomePC to myself in a hotel room in San Francisco. Copyright © 2010 Digital Diner - All Rights Reserved Powered by WordPress & the Atahualpa Theme by BytesForAll. Digital Diner Gavin Clabaugh's irregular blog on irregular things. Voila.