Bookshare Creates Opportunities For Gifted Students

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Two years ago, Steffon worked with us to a Bookshare how-to video and a video profile which also features his teacher Jill Dunaway who helped him become a Bookshare member. You can read our full profile of Steffon here. Jessica, who is a junior at Manzano High School in Albuquerque, is a straight-A student and a member of the National Honor Society. Here is our full profile of Jessica Pinto which lists the books she is now reading.

A Simple Guide to Maximizing LinkedIn’s New Features for Fundraising Advancement

NonProfit Hub

LinkedIn members can express interest in volunteering or serving on a nonprofit board on their profile. Albuquerque Academy, a small independent, coeducational school for grades 6-12, has integrated LinkedIn into its existing fundraising workflows. Brent Grinna is a guest contributor for Nonprofit Hub and the founder and CEO of EverTrue , a leading social donor management platform.

Kids and Philanthropy: Teaching Your Children To Be Charitable

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Virginia DeBolt pointed me to this very inspiring story about a third grader in Albuquerque who raised $6000 to build a library in Ethiopia. The organizations listed are profiled by other young people. When I was a kid, Lucy the Elephant , was in a state of disrepair. A community group worked hard to get her placed on the historic register and raise money to restore her to her mid-century glory.