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5 Clutch strategies for recruiting AmeriCorps alums as volunteers

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AmeriCorps alums are an incredible resource as you grow your volunteer program.

ASU Lodestar Center Blog: How my mother and AmeriCorps made me a.

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Disclaimer Wednesday, March 16, 2011 How my mother and AmeriCorps made me a better man posted by Michael Soto , 2nd Year Fellow – Public Allies Arizona / Arizona Citizens for the Arts Ever since I was a kid, I wanted to serve my country. A few months ago, I was shopping at the local grocery market, wearing my AmeriCorps sweatshirt.

Fighting for a cause

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I was in Alaska for the summer as an AmeriCorps Summer Crew Leader. how to start a nonprofit Dick Erwin AmeriCorps posted by. volunteers.

Finding Pride in American Service

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youth Dianna Schwartz impact Public Allies volunteering AmeriCorpsposted by. Dianna Schwartz , Public Allies Arizona Alumna /. The U.S.,

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Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Ben Sheldon 's tweet about picking up some postcards for the new Americorp web site peaked my curiosity. Ben's Flickr Stream.

Nonprofit Data: The Case of NTEN

NTEN

NTEN’s IT Director Karl Hedstrom has been working with the organization’s dashboard since he first joined as an AmeriCorps Volunteer six years ago.

Public Allies Arizona: Getting Things Done for America

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posted by Annie Bello Graduate Public Allies Arizona I quickly realized that Public Allies was no cop out when we were sworn in as AmeriCorps members. I am an AmeriCorps member, and I will get things done. I will carry this commitment with me this year and beyond I am an AmeriCorps member, and I will get things done.

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Cats can save AmeriCorps Nonprofit with Balls: AmeriCorps and other national service programs at risk of getting cut by the new administration. How did Nonprofit with Balls lay out the case for why AmeriCorps funding should be protected, and convince readers to call their legislators? With photos of cats. fundraising tech

Get to Know the Lodestar Center: Elsbeth Pollack

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Welcome to a new ASU Lodestar Center Blog series, “Get to Know the Lodestar Center!” Elsbeth Pollack Program Manager, Public Allies Arizona.

Unlease Your Organizations Knowledge Sharing Processes

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Kelcie Tacchi is serving as an AmeriCorps Knowledge Management VISTA (Volunteers In Service To America) at Wyman Center. Step 1. Step 2. Step 3.

Book Review: Cause for Change

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The book is a great read for nonprofit leaders of all generations. Focus on the 3 R’s (Recruitment, Retention, and Recognition). Books

The Neuroscience of Purpose: Recharging in the Nonprofit World

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How my mother and AmeriCorps made me a better man" by Michael Soto. posted by. Peter Bonanno, M.Ed. Information Volunteer. for State Expansion.

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More tech for Pittsburgh's nonprofits through volunteers - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

AFP Blog

More tech for Pittsburgh's nonprofits through volunteers - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette : That's why Hands on Tech -- a program developed through a partnership of the volunteer organization Hands on Network, AmeriCorps VISTA and Google -- is working to help connect technology experts with organizations that need them most

Use Case: The Community-Driven Social Impact game for Community Media Centers

Amy Sample Ward

Last month, at the 2011 Nonprofit Technology Conference , I had the opportunity to run the Community-Driven Social Impact game in a session workshop.

Nonprofit Management 101 Giveaway: One More Week to Enter!

Tech Soup Blog

You have just one more week to enter our Nonprofit Management 101 giveaway. Please visit the site to view this media). How to Enter. Create a video.

Is Cause Marketing Real Advocacy or Consumer Apathy at its Finest?

ASU Lodestar Center

Audra Buras is currently serving as an AmeriCorps VISTA member in Los Angeles, California. A lot of money. All signs point to yes.).

National Conference on Volunteering and Service: Tech Corps Will Boost Sector's Use of Technology

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Understanding and Improving Email Deliverability

Idealware

Thanks as well as to the following nonprofit technology professionals who provided recommendations, advice and other help : Colin Pizarek, Former Idealware Americorp VISTA. PublishDate: January 2012. Author: Colin Pizarek and Chris Bernard. Neither “snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night” might stay the U.S. If It Looks Like Spam….

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ASU Lodestar Center Blog: American Humanics: An Elite Group

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How my mother and AmeriCorps made me a better man Research Friday: "Is Religious Giving Increasing o. Disclaimer Tuesday, May 17, 2011 American Humanics: An Elite Group posted by Lyn McDonough , American Humanics Program Coordinator Senior, ASU Lodestar Center "The few, the proud." Okay, okay — I stole this slogan from the U.S.

Paying Volunteers A Stipend: Does It Work?

ASU Lodestar Center

Volunteers received stipend support from several sources, including federal AmeriCorps programs, private foundations and school districts.

ASU Lodestar Center Blog: Creating, Building, and Sustaining.

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How my mother and AmeriCorps made me a better man Research Friday: "Is Religious Giving Increasing o. Theyre just down the street."

Nonprofit leadership has gone by the wayside — How to create a future of strong, capable leaders

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posted by. Robert F. Long, Ph.D. Senior Fellow. ASU Lodestar Center. There is no leadership, as typically defined, today! Click here to learn more.

ASU Lodestar Center Blog: Research Friday: Myths about Women as.

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How my mother and AmeriCorps made me a better man Research Friday: "Is Religious Giving Increasing o. Disclaimer Friday, April 8, 2011 Research Friday: Myths about Women as Philanthropists: "Busted" posted by Pat Lewis , Senior Professional in Residence ASU Lodestar Center Welcome to Research Friday! Women prefer to remain anonymous.

ASU Lodestar Center Blog: Making Philanthropy a Lifestyle, 365.

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How my mother and AmeriCorps made me a better man Research Friday: "Is Religious Giving Increasing o. Disclaimer Tuesday, April 5, 2011 Making Philanthropy a Lifestyle, 365 Days a Year posted by Kayla L. McKinney , Project Specialist ASU Lodestar Center So, Ill admit it. I have a rough time donating to nonprofits. Im a grad student!

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Webinar: Welcome Messages That Work

Frogloop

She has also recently served a term with AmeriCorps, leading a team of environmental education volunteers. Are you getting the most out of your new email subscribers? Are your open and click rates suffering, and you can't figure out why? Learn how you can make your new subscribers feel right at home! Which images will make the biggest impact.

ASU Lodestar Center Blog: Keeping the Volunteering Torch Lit

ASU Lodestar Center

How my mother and AmeriCorps made me a better man Research Friday: "Is Religious Giving Increasing o. However, technological advancement and social media are the key factors of this generation when it comes to giving back. This is where strong family ties can make a big impact. check out this video. I love this post Brittany!

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

Tech Soup Blog

Gina Frassetto is one of a number of people at TechSoup who have come to us from AmeriCorps or the Peace Corp. Meet TechSoup Client Services.

Learning in the White Space: 5 Unintended Lessons from a Marketing Class

NTEN

She got pulled into #nptech as an AmeriCorps VISTA with Teaming for Technology 12 years ago, and has been asking "So what?" By Lindsay Bealko, Principal, Toolkit Consulting. A couple of weeks ago, I stepped into my first marketing class excited to learn and meet some new people in my still-smells-like-new home base in New Jersey. ever since.

ASU Lodestar Center Blog: Can You Teach a Watchdog New Tricks?

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How my mother and AmeriCorps made me a better man Research Friday: "Is Religious Giving Increasing o. Disclaimer Wednesday, May 4, 2011 Can You Teach a Watchdog New Tricks? posted by Mark Hager, Ph.D. It seemed that the world wanted nonprofits to spend nothing on administration and fundraising, and many were reporting just that.

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ASU Lodestar Center Blog: Research Friday: Why Do People Stop Giving?

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How my mother and AmeriCorps made me a better man Research Friday: "Is Religious Giving Increasing o. Disclaimer Friday, April 1, 2011 Research Friday: Why Do People Stop Giving? posted by Stephanie La Loggia, M.A. Manager of Knowledge Resources ASU Lodestar Center Welcome to Research Friday! We welcome your comments and feedback.

ASU Lodestar Center Blog: The Future is You: Philanthropy in the.

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How my mother and AmeriCorps made me a better man Research Friday: "Is Religious Giving Increasing o. Fear not, nonprofit professionals!

ASU Lodestar Center Blog: How to Start a Nonprofit Organization.

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How my mother and AmeriCorps made me a better man Research Friday: "Is Religious Giving Increasing o. You have a fantastic idea, but are you ready? Do you have everything you need before you begin? Is starting a nonprofit the right path for you? So, lets dive in, and see if youre ready! So, what is the difference? Have questions?

Get to Know the Lodestar Center: Anne Kotleba, Part 2

ASU Lodestar Center

Welcome to a new ASU Lodestar Center Blog series, “Get to Know the Lodestar Center!” What events do you have planned this year?

ASU Lodestar Center Blog: Research Friday: Social Media is all.

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How my mother and AmeriCorps made me a better man Research Friday: "Is Religious Giving Increasing o. Disclaimer Friday, May 27, 2011 Research Friday: Social Media is all around us - How do we embrace the trend? posted by Robert Duea , Professional-in-Residence ASU Lodestar Center Welcome to Research Friday ! They want to connect.

ASU Lodestar Center Blog: Fear not, nonprofit professionals!

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How my mother and AmeriCorps made me a better man Research Friday: "Is Religious Giving Increasing o. Disclaimer Wednesday, May 11, 2011 Fear not, nonprofit professionals! And I dont think Im alone. Im a new leader, managing a young program with high expectations. Its fantastic work – very intense and rewarding. Access resources!

ASU Lodestar Center Blog: Lost Your Tax-Exemption? What Next ?

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How my mother and AmeriCorps made me a better man Research Friday: "Is Religious Giving Increasing o. Disclaimer Tuesday, February 15, 2011 Lost Your Tax-Exemption? Guidestar estimates that 350,000 to 400,000 nonprofits are in danger of losing their exemptions. How will I know if my organization has lost its tax-exempt status? 5] Yes.

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. In this month’s chat,we had some good discussion around social media guildines and online community moderation.

ASU Lodestar Center Blog: Research Friday: Really, Your Tax.

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How my mother and AmeriCorps made me a better man Research Friday: "Is Religious Giving Increasing o. Disclaimer Friday, June 10, 2011 Research Friday: Really, Your Tax Exemption has been Revoked? posted by Mark Hager, Ph.D. Associate Professor, ASU School of Community Resources & Development Welcome to Research Friday ! Refreshing!

ASU Lodestar Center Blog: Research Friday: Take our fun quiz on.

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How my mother and AmeriCorps made me a better man Research Friday: "Is Religious Giving Increasing o. Disclaimer Friday, May 6, 2011 Research Friday: Take our fun quiz on the Arizona nonprofit sector! posted by Stephanie La Loggia, M.A. Manager of Knowledge Resources ASU Lodestar Center Welcome to Research Friday ! Nice quiz! I got an 8!

ASU Lodestar Center Blog: Research Friday: Really, is the.

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How my mother and AmeriCorps made me a better man Research Friday: "Is Religious Giving Increasing o. posted by Mark Hager, Ph.D.