Charleston’s Maggie House Top Earner In ‘Arkansas Gives’ | Times Record

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Charleston’s Maggie House Top Earner In ‘Arkansas Gives’ | Times Record : "The Maggie House in Charleston, a home under construction for abused and neglected children, received the most donations in the Arkansas Community Foundation’s inaugural Arkansas Gives fundraising campaign last week in association with the Arkansas Nonprofit Alliance.

Carroll County News: Story: Recovery Arkansas Web site has new features added

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Carroll County News: Story: Recovery Arkansas Web site has new features added: "Arkansas Coalition for Excellence (ACE): ACE is committed to the state's nonprofit sector. As the state's designee, ACE pursues nonprofit ARRA grants, contracts and public program opportunities.For more information visit: [link

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NetCentric Advocacy: Values Voters: Winning With Science in Arkansas?

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Main | Valdis Krebs - Social network analysis: 1987-2007 » SlideShare » April 25, 2007 Values Voters: Winning With Science in Arkansas? NetCentric Advocacy Advocacy Strategy for the Age of Connectivity.

How An Informal Nonprofit Employee Champion Program Can Benefit A One-Person Communications Dept.

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Perhaps you can relate to this chart from Gerard Matthews , Communications Director of Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families. Are you an one-person communications department?

How Your Organization’s CEO Can Use Social Media for Thought Leadership

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Rich Huddleston Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families, is an example. If your nonprofit’s executive director or CEO a thought leader? Thought leaders drive conversations – online and off, influence others, and shape perceptions in their field.

Arts Assessment: Let's Stop "Proving" and Start Improving

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Consider the recent research at the University of Arkansas about the value of school field trips to cultural institutions. Research and assessment is rare in the arts, and it tends to focus on "proving" our value. Economic impact studies.

5 Interesting Facts from the Giving USA 2012 Report

NonProfit Trends

Fundraising growth in the arts subsector was helped by an $800 million cash gift to Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Arkansas from the Walton Family Foundation. The Giving USA 2012 report is out and it gives us a look at philanthropic trends from 2011. Here are five interesting facts that I pulled from the report. Giving by individuals, bequest, and family foundations amounted to 88% of total giving in 2011. This figure is one percentage point higher than in 2010.

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Balance the Spontaneous and Strategic of Social Media: Newsjacking and Obamacare

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

During the afternoon we used Facebook to post analyses from partners and Twitter to highlight what ACA is already doing in Arkansas.

The Cost of Starting a Nonprofit in Every State

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Arkansas. The process of starting a nonprofit requires a fair amount of savvy and know-how. Building from the ground up, it’s often difficult knowing where to start. Questions arise like “What do I need” and “Why do I need it?” ” One of the biggest question marks comes up when it’s time to calculate the cost of your nonprofit.

Meet Your Local NetSquared Organizer at #17NTC

Tech Soup Blog

Little Rock, Arkansas: QuickBooks Made Easy. NetSquared believes in the power of meeting face to face in physical space. Online learning is awesome (and TechSoup has got you covered ), but a special magic is created when we get together in the same room and start building relationships.

Editorial: Giving Thursday Means Giving Twice | Times Record

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But wait, there’s more: Each donation given qualifies the nonprofit for additional bonus dollars from the Arkansas Community Foundation." ''via Blog this Editorial: Giving Thursday Means Giving Twice | Times Record : "For all the days we’ve wanted to give and haven’t, there is a chance for redemption. Between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Thursday, Arkansans are challenged to give to the charity of their choice.

Upcoming Nonprofits Live: DIY Blogging

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Expert guests include: Jody Dilday ( @jdilday ), executive director of Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Northwest Arkansas ( @SPSFNWA ), has spent her career raising awareness and support for nonprofit organizations. Here at TechSoup, we’re big on empowering nonprofits and libraries to make smart do-it-yourself technology choices since we know time, staff, and money are all limited resources. This month, we're examining the landscape of DIY blogging.

How Experimentation and Measurement Can Help Win A Little Bet with Facebook Promoted Posts

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

This month the Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families presented the results of their experiment with promoted posts on Facebook for their Medicaid Toolkit Rollout.

Is Your State an Employment First State?

Vertex Systems

Arkansas. . . What is the EFSLMP? The Employment First State Leadership Mentoring Program is an initiative from the Office of Disability Employment Policy, a division of the Department of Labor. . Purpose of EFSLMP.

The Bold, Focused Ideas of Breakthrough Nonprofit Brands: Book Giveaway Winners Announced

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The Bold, Focused Ideas of Breakthrough Nonprofit Brands by Carol Cone.

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

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The website resolves to a similar organization called Lets Bring them Home , headquartered in Arkansas. Organizations that reincorporate in another state also have to reapply for a new charitable exemption, so Id guess that they abandoned The Nations Missing Children in Arizona and went for a new brand in Arkansas. Thats a delicious mystery, but Ill let the Arkansas people, or the organizations donors, worry about it.

DoSomething.org’s New Text Message Game Lets Young People See Through the Eyes of a Civil Rights Activist

Mobile Commons

They created Little Rock Nine Text , a text message choose-your-own-adventure which walks participants through the difficult decisions faced by the first black teens to integrate a segregated high school in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Boosting Arizona's Philanthropic Resources

ASU Lodestar Center

Only two of the ten most generous states (Utah and Arkansas) had higher state and local tax burdens than Arizona. posted by. Marissa Theisen , President & CEO. Arizona Grantmakers Forum.

Text TEACHING to 30644 for Information about a New Scholarship

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Arkansas reports , “It is estimated that by 2015, about 280,000 teachers in these fields will be needed in schools throughout America. If you’re Latino and have a background in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM), it’s now $30,000 easier to get a Master’s degree in Education – thanks to a new scholarship from the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation.

Food Stamp Search Suggests Hard Times Are Spreading like a Flu.

Network-Centric Advocacy

Is it fair to assume that the actual surge next year will include Oregon, Alabama, Arkansas, New Mexico, etc. Google Trends and US Department of Agriculture Results are compared in these images.

7 Tips for Engaging Donors on the Move

Mobile Commons

The students were challenged to make difficult decisions that mirrored those made by the Little Rock 9, some of the first black students to integrate a segregated Arkansas high school. It’s becoming clearer and clearer every day. Mobile isn’t just a fad; it’s here to stay!

Keeping history alive and lost productivity in the office

Connection Cafe

Growing up in Southeast Kansas it was a simple trip to neighboring Arkansas and a visit to Pea Ridge National Military Park. I visited Pea Ridge battlefield again while my brother attended the University Arkansas and still have the photos of what is one of the best preserved battlefields in the country. Until his retirement, my dad was a social studies teacher at the high school level. Most often we told people he was a history professor as that was the easiest way to explain it.

One Global Development Organization Welcomes Pinterest

Idealware

For those of you unfamiliar with Heifer, it’s an international development organization based in Little Rock, Arkansas, that provides livestock and training to disadvantaged families throughout the world in an effort to end poverty and hunger.

Effective Fundraising with Facebook Causes

NTEN

One of our favorite stories came about because Michelle Miles didn't have time to volunteer at her local hospital, the Arkansas Children's Hospital, due to her busy school and work schedule. million people who now write on the wall about their experiences with cancer, donate money to the Arkansas Children's Hospital, and post pictures on the cause. Susan Gordon, Causes.

NetCentric Advocacy: Valdis Krebs - Social network analysis: 1987-2007 » SlideShare

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Home Green Media Toolshed Profile Twitter Shared Links Subscribe Archives « Values Voters: Winning With Science in Arkansas? NetCentric Advocacy Advocacy Strategy for the Age of Connectivity. Main | Who is Sick? Network Traffic Map of Sickness » April 25, 2007 Valdis Krebs - Social network analysis: 1987-2007 » SlideShare Valdis is one of the greats. I just love his work.

eNews: New Articles

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Presented in partnership with the Arkansas Coalition for Excellence. PublishDate: May 2012. May 2012. 10 Things To Consider in a CRM Constituent Relationship Management systems allow you to track a 360 degree view of all your interactions with constituents. What's more, all the available options--including Salesforce.com, CiviCRM, SugarCRM and Microsoft Dynamics CRM--are relatively inexpensive for nonprofits, or even free. Here's what to keep in mind when looking at new systems.

Finding the Great Impact Story

Tech Soup Blog

A couple years ago I was working at a nonprofit, and I made a call to a small grassroots organizing group in Arkansas. I was building social media contacts with progressive policy organizations and conducting a routine communications capacity audit.

Nonprofits Live: DIY Blogging Recap

Tech Soup Blog

Jody Dilday , executive director of Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Northwest Arkansas (SPSFNA). As part of TechSoup's do-it-yourself month, Nonprofits Live (NPLive) featured a discussion of blogging.

See What’s Out There » Blog Archive » I am Michael Hoffman

See What's Out There

I am not on the anthropology faculty of the University of Arkansas. I have never even been to Arkansas.

Meet A Social Butterfly Who Cares About Nonprofits Causes

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

My family, myself and a small group of dedicated and committed individuals started a non-profit in Arkansas that benefits multiple sclerosis and works in partnership with the MS Society. Butterfly by Beth Kanter Social Butterfly writes about nonprofits and social change and social media.

Research Friday: Why Give to International Charities?

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She has vast international experience since she was born in El Salvador and has lived in California, Arkansas, Mexico, Guatemala, and Arizona while also traveling to several other countries. posted by Karina Lungo , Research Aide, ASU Lodestar Center. Welcome to Research Friday ! As part of a.

NetCentric Advocacy: Women. Women. Mother. Mother.

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Home Green Media Toolshed Profile Twitter Shared Links Subscribe Archives « The future belongs to the Curious | Main | Values Voters: Winning With Science in Arkansas? NetCentric Advocacy Advocacy Strategy for the Age of Connectivity. » April 24, 2007 Women. Women. Mother. Mother. I spent an amazing week in Pittsburgh hanging out and working with an amazing group of inspiring women and mothers. The basic themes were focused on health, women and the environment.