America's Giving Challenge: Bloggers Campaign Roundup

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I launched a bloggers campaign as part of the Sharing Foundation's America Giving Challenge. Roger recently shared some thoughts about why he is participating in the bloggers campaign. If you are a blogger and want to participate in this blogger's campaign, you can sign up here

America's Giving Challenge Days: Bloggers Campaign!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The America's Giving Challenge will award $50,000 to the project that gets the most unique donors. I can't do this alone and that's why I'm asking my blogger friends to join me and in helping to raise money to help the many children who are touched by the Sharing Foundation's programs. Donate $10 or more to the Sharing Foundation through Global Giving Fundraiser set up by Blogger Michele Martin of the Bamboo project!

Blogger creates trouble!

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

He's also a big fan of of Teach for America. People came up with a mix of names, but Carl didn't go for many (Habitat and Teach for America he did agree to). Late breaking news from the Gathering.

Cambodia Bloggers: Five Years Later – Part 2

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I started blogging in 2003 about nonprofits and social media and started second blog about Cambodia, “Cambodia for Kids” after the arrival of my daughter, Sara and discovering that there was a vibrant community of bloggers in Cambodia.

New Intranet for Feeding America | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

05/17/2010: Method Tweeting: Act I Updates in Your Inbox Beaconfire at Play More of Beaconfire Bloggers photos www. Feeding America is the nation’s largest charitable hunger-relief organization.

My Strategy for America's Giving Challenge: Need Your Feedback!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Are you a blogger? Here's my initial thinking. I need your help. What else should I consider? I'll be blogging about all my lessons learned over the next 50 days, so you'll benefit too.

America's Giving Challenge Official Results: We Came In First! Thank You Everyone!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The final, official results have arrived for America's Giving Challenge and I'm happy say that we came in first place for global causes ! My America's Giving Challenge Dairy. Day 1: We're Entering the America's Giving Challenge. Cambodian Bloggers Want To Support Our Cause.

ILoveMountains.org Blogger's Challenge (You Can Help If You Aren't a Blogger Too!)

Have Fun - Do Good

iLoveMountains is asking bloggers (and non-bloggers) to tell folks about all of these tools, and about the mountains that can still be saved by sharing videos about America's Most Endangered Mountains. The 4-minute video above is the story of Daymon Morgan who lives on one of America's Most Endangered Mountains, the Huckleberry Ridge in Kentucky. Here's how to join the iLoveMountains.org Blogger's Challenge : 1.

How Nonprofits Helped America Vote: 2006 | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

05/17/2010: Method Tweeting: Act I Updates in Your Inbox Beaconfire at Play More of Beaconfire Bloggers photos www. » How Nonprofits Helped America Vote: 2006 Posted Tuesday, August 7th, 2007 at 10:56 am by Tim (35 posts) OMB Watch has released a report called How Nonprofits Helped America Vote: 2006 which “ describes nonprofits’ electoral engagement during the 2006 election and their preparation for upcoming elections.&#

How Do You Browse By Category Blog Content from NpTech Bloggers?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

He told me about his elearning learning portal that might not only solve my blog categorization and finding issues, but also do it for a community of bloggers who write about a particular topic - say nptech and nonprofit bloggers. We have lists of nonprofit technology and nonprofit bloggers , we have the nptech tag , a NpTech Blogs Twitterfeed Twitter account , and several excellent lists on AllTop ( fundraising , nonprofit , social change , and social good ). Blogger.

Meet the Idealware Bloggers Part 1: Steve Backman

Idealware

Since the Nonprofit Technology Conference this past week was the first time we would all be in the same place after starting to blog together here on Idealware, I decided to do a quick interview with my fellow bloggers. Steve Backman On Connecting Nonprofits & Technology Steve was working in the heart of corporate America but had a history in community and political organizing.

Have Fun Do Good Link Love: WeAreMedia Webinar, Pottery Bloggers & Cupcakes in Mason Jars

Have Fun - Do Good

NEWS I'm co-presenting with Michael Hoffman of See3 Communications about "storytelling" during the WeAreMedia Webinar September 23rd. I'll be talking about how nonprofits can use blogs to tell their stories, and Michael will be talking about how nonprofits can use video.

Dr. Mani: Heart Surgeon in India Uses Social Media To Fund Heart Surgery for Children in India and America's Giving Challenge Donor!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Via Roger Carr's blog post at Everyday Giving , Dr. Mani was introduced to the Sharing Foundation and became a donor to the America's Giving Challenge campaign. Dr. Mani, I am grateful for your support of the Sharing Foundation's America's Giving Challenge.

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My Organization's Fundraising Has Been Abducted by Aliens! (Notes from my Berkman Center Bloggers Session)

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Last Thursday, I attended at the Berkman Center Bloggers Thursday night meeting and shared some learnings about personal fundraising and facilitated a discussion. Of course, this organization isn't one of America's largest 50 charities and is only ten years old. | View | Upload your own. I'm in the process of reflecting in action on my various campaigns on behalf of the Sharing Foundation, including the current one.

Twitter User @jonti brings the Sharing Foundation America's Giving Challenge to $15K with the help of @nancywhite!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

At the end of the day, while taking a little Twitter break and checking on the progress of the Sharing Foundation's America's Giving Challenge , I noticed that we were 3 $10 donations shy of $15,000 total raised. Laughing Squid was a donor to the Cambodian Bloggers campaign I ran over the summer, although indirectly via Citizen Agency. A Laughing Squid T-Shirt is now being worn by a proud Cambodian Blogger! Thank you Jonti and Nancy White !

See What’s Out There » Blog Archive » Oxfam America and HSUS: Not just Talking about Social Media, Using It

See What's Out There

On blogging and blogger outreach : They both moderate every single comment on the blog (they recommend not to allow auto-posting), and someone responds personally to each comment. Carie and Tim say customize and personalize each message to bloggers, warm them up, and sell your story.

Make Harry's 10th Birthday Wish Come True and Help Children in Cambodia

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

It seems like just yesterday when Harry's tooth was loose and Wanna, a Cambodian blogger, taught us about the Cambodian tooth fairy. It seems like just yesterday when Harry's tooth was loose and Wanna, a Cambodian blogger, taught us about the Cambodian tooth fairy.

NPCA & Google Maps Will Expand Our Parks | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

05/17/2010: Method Tweeting: Act I Updates in Your Inbox Beaconfire at Play More of Beaconfire Bloggers photos www. Congrats to the NPCA team for their great work on their report and to the Beaconfire team for an innovative representation of what’s at stake in America’s parks!

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Putting Caribbean Projects on the (Google) Map | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

05/17/2010: Method Tweeting: Act I Updates in Your Inbox Beaconfire at Play More of Beaconfire Bloggers photos www. While most of us have gotten over Google putting small town America on the map??in

nfp 2.0 » A Chicken is not just for Christmas

Rebooting Charity

whitewater widgets yak shack October 6th, 2006 A Chicken is not just for Christmas Darren Rowse is a six-figure blogger. Oxfam America will launch its first ‘alternative gift’ catalogue next week. Skip navigation Recent Posts Natural blog cycle Buzz Director: the spacewalk metaphor Group fundraising primer When pictures speak a thousand words Another shout for a Netsquared Europe Communicating the soul of your non-profit My Fundraising 2.0

Kicking Off With IUE-CWA | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

05/17/2010: Method Tweeting: Act I Updates in Your Inbox Beaconfire at Play More of Beaconfire Bloggers photos www. My Firefox Extension Favorites » Kicking Off With IUE-CWA Posted Thursday, November 15th, 2007 at 10:25 am by Michael Cervino (11 posts) Yesterday, we kicked off our newest relationship with IUE-CWA , the International Union of Electronic, Electrical, Salaried, Machine and Furniture Workers-Communications Workers of America.

At the table with Share Our Strength | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

05/17/2010: Method Tweeting: Act I Updates in Your Inbox Beaconfire at Play More of Beaconfire Bloggers photos www. Their mission of “No Kid Hungry&# is one we stand behind and their 10 point strategy for ending childhood hunger in America is smart and effective. Skip to content Clients Services Portfolio About Us Contact Blog Home > Blog Recent Posts 07/16/2010: The Wisdom of the Old Spice Man 07/12/2010: Is your online campaign going to succeed?

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Nonprofit CIO interview | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Pipes (1) Cool Things Nonprofits Do , Strategy , nptech Nonprofit CIO interview 12.01.06 | 140 No Comments [link] Nonprofit+CIO+interview 2006-12-02+02%3A29%3A21 Allan+Benamer Bill Regehr, CIO of Boys and Girls Club of America , wrote a guest article for CIO Magazine.

[Guide for Nonprofits]: How to Engage Social Media Influencers to Extend Your Reach and Drive Action

Connection Cafe

We recommend including different types of messengers such as the media (aka self-identified bloggers) who can write about your issues and “everyday” advocates who can share your message to their networks. Media (blogger) Influencer. Social media influencers aren’t elusive.

Happy Thanksgiving!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

But many other people across America won't have that luxury. According to the Food Research and Action Center , more than 36 million people lived in households in America struggling against hunger in 2007. Hunger isn't just a problem in America.

Improve Your Fundraising Approach and Skills at NetSquared Meetups

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Central and South America. TARGET END LINKS. ## Central and South America. ## North America. ## Africa. ## Europe. ## Asia and Pacific Rim. --> North America.

Blog for Choice Day 2009

Connection Cafe

Today is Blog for Choice Day 2009 , an event organized by NARAL Pro-Choice America. This is the fourth annual such event and is meant to organize pro-choice bloggers to write about choice, raise the profile of reproductive rights, and educate their readers about the issue.

Happy Birthday Amy Sample Ward!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Amy is also one of the awesome bloggers who is helping to promote the Sharing Foundation's America's Giving Challenge, along with Michele Martin , Roger Carr, Rebecca Krause Hardie , and more. Today is Amy Sample Ward's Birthday! Happy Birthday!

Nhuong Son: Why This Wired Cambodian Fundraiser Cares About Cambodian Children

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

From Nhung Son's Facebook Photos Two weeks ago, Blogger Michele Martin , set up an America's Giving Challenge widget for the Sharing Foundation to support the project over at Global Giving. Other bloggers have also signed up to participate and many have. Link to other bloggers.

Good Luck Wanna on Your Thesis and Thank You for Supporting the Sharing Foundation

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Wanna was one of the first Cambodian bloggers to leave a comment on my blog and we have gotten to know each other through flickr and our blogs. Meanwhile, I am so proud that he put the Sharing Foundation's America's Giving Challenge widget on his blog. Meet Wanna.

I Love Eugene Chan's New Year's Resolution!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Link to other bloggers. Donate $10 or more to the Sharing Foundation through Global Giving Fundraiser set up by Blogger Michele Martin of the Bamboo project! If you are a blogger and want to participate in this blogger's campaign, you can sign up here

Social Media Stress is Real

SocialFish

Today, APA released the second part of their annual Stress in America™ report , which focuses on something that’s super real for me and, according to the report, 86% of US adults: social media stress. This post originally appeared on Mizz Information.

Guest Post by Cheryl Contee: I Am Mommy, Hear Me Roar

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I just got back from BlogHer , the largest gathering of female bloggers in America. I was there because 46% of mommy bloggers have contributed to a cause or a political campaign. million, thanks in part to innovative blogger, twitter and online partner outreach.

December 2010 Community Builder’s Chat Wrap-up #CommBuild

Amy Sample Ward

Job announcements are permitted only for positions at AmeriCorps, Learn and Serve America, and Senior Corps programs; at state commissions; with training and technical assistance providers; and at the Corporation. However, we will not tolerate the following: aggressive or personal criticism of the blogger, breach of copyright, obscene, defamatory, profane, sexually oriented, racially offensive or likewise objectionable comments.

How to Manage a Volunteer Led Blog that Rocks

Frogloop

Yes, so as long as your nonprofit is not obsessed with micro managing every word and are willing to invest in some blogger training, it could be worthwhile to explore. Our plan is to use guest bloggers 4-5 times per month. Frank who works with the Partnership for a Drug-Free America in Arizona. What Blogging Incentives Should Nonprofits Offer to Volunteer Bloggers? Promote Guest Bloggers.

Observing the Networked Effect on a Networked Fundraising Drive

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Roger Carr, Everyday Giving Blog , signed up to help me with a Bloggers Campaign part of the Sharing Foundation's Americas Giving Challenge , Today, I observed a twitter exchange from Angela to Roger.

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Innovative Youth Outreach

See What's Out There

See3 has been working for months with NARAL Pro-Choice America Foundation to conceive, develop, and produce their latest youth-oriented initiative: free.will.power. You can see what some bloggers are already saying here , here , and here

Try Eating for $4 a Day. Join The Hunger Challenge

Have Fun - Do Good

Last year, 6 food bloggers and recipe developers tried to eat 3 meals on $3 per day during the 2008 San Francisco Food Bank's Hunger Challenge. You don't have to be a blogger, or live in the Bay Area to take the Challenge). food bank hunger food stamp blogger

Case Study in Local: Oakland Local

Amy Sample Ward

The site offers forums, a directory of 320 local nonprofits and a blog directory of 180 active local bloggers! Oakland Local is launching today!

Let The Change Blogging Meme Hit The Road.

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Alex is a great example of a change blogger. I guess I'm a change blogger too. The meme isn't necessarily limited to individuals as David Neff at Fispace mentions - corporate bloggers like Tyson Foods will donate 100 pounds of food for every comment made here.

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