From Mine to Ours - Sharing Ownership of Our Expansion: Introducing Abbott Square, Part 8

Museum 2.0

This is the eighth in a series of posts on the Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History ( MAH )'s development of Abbott Square , a new creative community plaza in downtown Santa Cruz. I hired a development director whose primary focus was the capital campaign.

Social Media and the Performing Arts: Engagement First, Ticket Sales Second

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Arts and Social Media View more presentations from kanter. This morning I gave a presentation for a group of senior marketing people from performing arts centers around the country on social media. It was one of the first examples I've seen of customer service for an arts organization.

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This Week’s Association Membership & Marketing Jobs

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Reporting to the Director of Admission, the Enrollment Marketing Manager is responsible to develop, plan, and execute integrated communications and marketing plans that serve to promote program recruitment and support IHP strategic enrollment needs.

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Find an Awesome Nonprofit Tech Training Near You

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San Francisco, California: Code for America Civic Hack Night. Seattle, Washington: King County Executive Director Forum. San Francisco, California: Code for America Civic Hack Night. San Francisco, California: Code for America Civic Hack Night.

How the Global Mobile Revolution is Transforming Philanthropy

Connection Cafe

In the late 1990s, I worked as a communications director for a small international development organization in San Francisco.

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TechSoup Local Impact Map Profile: Nonprofits Back to School — In Brazil

Tech Soup Blog

She grew up in Central America, studied in France, and is a graduate of San Francisco State University. Now that TechSoup’s Local Impact Map has officially launched , let's discover one of great new organizations featured there.

Crafting Calm for Creativity and Contemplation

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Maggie Oman Shannon As some of you know, I produce the Arts and Healing Network''s Arts and Healing Podcast where I get to talk with all kinds of people about the healing power of art.

Facebook Custom Landing Tabs + Measurement = Best Practice

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Last month, Zoetica launched “ Leveraging Social Media: Becoming A Networked Arts Nonprofit ,” a peer learning project to build capacity for arts organizations in using social media effectively with a one-day masterclass. Conversation about FB Custom Tabs.

Social Media and the Performing Arts: Engagement First, Ticket Sales Second

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Arts and Social Media View more presentations from kanter. This morning I gave a presentation for a group of senior marketing people from performing arts centers around the country on social media. It was one of the first examples I've seen of customer service for an arts organization.

Social Media and the Performing Arts: Engagement First, Ticket Sales Second

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Arts and Social Media View more presentations from kanter. This morning I gave a presentation for a group of senior marketing people from performing arts centers around the country on social media. It was one of the first examples I've seen of customer service for an arts organization.

Three Provocations from the West Coast of the Arts

Museum 2.0

I''m part of a cohort of ten arts organizations in California funded by the Irvine Foundation to strengthen our work to engage low-income and ethnically-diverse people. ON TACKLING A STUCK THING// Deborah Cullinan (Executive Director of Yerba Buena Center for the Arts ) spoke about the change process. You know those people who drop morsels of brilliance like a little kid scattering bread to ducks? I was surrounded by them last week.

Barry's Blog: Key Arts Policies

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

the blog of Barry Hessenius, executive director of Alonzo King Lines Ballet in San Francisco, and former executive director of the California Arts Council takes an interesting twist on a group blog. s McLaughlin Group , this blog will draw on the participation of 14 leaders in the arts to debate key policy issues and developments in the arts and culture sector. Barry???s s Blog???

Moving Forward from NTC 2012

Idealware

The line outside Laura Quinn's standing-room-only mobile devices presentation, "More Than Apps: Affordable Program Delivery Through Mobile Phones," looked like San Francisco's hottest nightclub, minus the bouncers.

How Arts Organizations Are Engaging Community Online

Tech Soup Blog

In a panel hosted by TechSoup, representatives from four arts organizations discussed how they are using social media in new and innovative ways to market the arts. Michael DeLong, senior manager of online community and social media at TechSoup and managing editor at Emerging Arts Professionals , moderated the discussion. Maura Lafferty, an independent communications consultant working with classical musicians and performing arts organizations in San Francisco, CA.

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

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The BoardSource Leadership Forum (BLF) is a global conference focused on nonprofit leadership at the highest level – the board of directors. National Arts Marketing Project Conference. National Arts Marketing Project Conference. ACCP / San Antonio, TX / $2,795.

Upcoming Nonprofits Live: Storytelling and Collaborative Video

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She is an experienced Director, Producer, Researcher, Screenwriter and Social Media Marketing Strategist with field and studio experience on large- and small-scale productions in the United States, England, Ghana, Thailand and Laos.

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Free Live Interactive Event: Future of Fundraising

Tech Soup Blog

Jen Burton, Community Director of Causes Fundraising Focus: Facebook. Miles Orkin, National Director for Mobile and Web forAmerican Cancer Society Fundraising Focus: Mobile. He previously founded Vibewire and was the first Social Media Director at Ashoka.

Private Foundations Are Now Eligible for Citrix Online Donations

Tech Soup Blog

Here in TechSoup’s San Francisco office, we use audio and video conferencing every day to talk with people working remotely in the Bay Area, New York, or Seattle, as well as with our partner nonprofits around the world. Executive Director. Most often, private operating foundations are organizations that operate museums, theaters, or arts centers, although any other charitable activity conducted directly by the foundation can qualify.

E-Mediat: Networked Capacity Building in the Middle East

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The plan for the next year is: Train and develop 12 leaders from the MENA region (4 Strategic Advisors, 4 Country Directors/Master Trainers and 4 Training Coordinators) = In-Country Leadership Teams. The E-Mediat Implementation Partners at SF Planning Meeting.

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Meet the 2012 Digital Storytelling Challenge Judges

Tech Soup Blog

All winners will be announced on March 28 at an awards ceremony and screening party in San Francisco and on streamed to the web. Aaron Bramley is co-founder and director of communication/education for Lights. Faculty at the Art Institute of California - San Francisco.

Examples of Abundance in the Arts: Ask A Conductor on Twitter

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Marc van Bree and I were chatting about some of the collaborative arts marketing strategies that some arts organizations have experimented with on Twitter. Since there have been a few examples, I asked Marc if would write a post looking at some of these.

Interviews with 56 Changemakers: 5th Anniversary of the Big Vision Podcast

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Listen Read Nola Brantley, Parenting and Youth Enrichment Director, and the Coordinator of the Sexually Abused and Commercially Exploited Youth Program at the George P.

Halle Butvin, One Mango Tree, A Fair Trade Clothing Company

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Halle Butvin, One Mango Tree Halle Butvin is the Founder and Director of One Mango Tree , a fair trade clothing company. Show Notes I have two workshops coming up: September 21-October 12 I'll be offering my Juicy Blogging E-Course: The Art and Play of Blogging.

The Networked NGO in India

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I learned this technique from Cheryl Francisconi, director of the IIE Addis-Ababa Office in Ethiopia, last month in Rwanda ,who uses a stone that has been held by many people.

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Determined to Trend - Guest Post by James Leventhal

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The San Francisco Bay Area has seen some extraordinary museum openings over the past several years. James Leventhal is Deputy Director for the Contemporary Jewish Museum , and an expert in using social media in a museum setting. .

Approach Social Media Like Thomas Edison

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

On Friday, I facilitated the final face-to-face workshop for the Social Media Lab for 25 arts organizations inspired by Thomas Edison’s approach. It was sponsored by the Hewlett Foundation, Wallace Foundation, San Francisco Foundation, Grants for the Arts, and the Koret Foundation.

Alli Chagi-Starr, Art in Action/Ella Baker Center, Podcast Interview Transcription

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Today's Big Vision Podcast transcript is from an interview with arts activist, Alli Chagi-Starr. We'll be taking with arts activist Alli Chagi-Starr, the Cultural Arts Director for the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights ' Reclaim the Future Program.

Building the Tech Capacity of Nonprofits Everywhere with TechSoup's NetSquared Events

Tech Soup Blog

San Francisco, California: Code for America Civic Hack Night. San Francisco, California: Code for America Civic Hack Night. Saint Paul, Minnesota: Treading Lightly | The Delicate Art of Internal Communications. San Francisco, California.

Care2 Welcomes Dana Weissman to Nonprofit Services - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Frogloop

Dana is a new Director of Nonprofit Services at Care2, with special responsibility for working with Care2’s nonprofit clients in the Children’s/Youth and K-12 Education sectors. Dana also is a former restaurant reviewer in San Francisco, and a published author, reporter and editor.

The Magic Tweet: Crowdsourcing Opera Analysis

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

In addition to the summary, the music director is blogging about on how the story can combine with some music and acting and singing to become a finished piece. A few months back, the San Francisco Symphony used YouTube to crowdsource auditions for a mashup peformance.

Powerhouse of Solutionary Women Speaking at the Green Festival

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I've been to the Green Festival in San Francisco for the past four years and each year I look forward to it. The Green Festival is October 14-15 in Washington DC , November 10-12 in San Francisco , and April 21-22, 2007 in Chicago. It's affordable, the tickets are $15, and it's super fun. I took my parents last year and they are coming out again this year to go again.

New blogs of note

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Pat Jones is the Executive Director of the International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association. Toni Rae is a performing artist and Association Director of Education - she blogs at Toni Rae's Version of Life. Art Hsieh is CEO of the San Francisco Paramedic Association.

Build Communities to Enhance Your Fundraising Campaigns

NTEN

The organization and challenge: After years of traditional fund-raising events, Catholic Charities CYO (CC) in San Francisco decided its approach was getting stale and that it needed to broaden its audience to include opportunities for young people. Capps is currently the senior director of development for the Graduate School of Management at UC Davis in California. Adrienne D. Capps, U. Davis.

The Next Generation of Major Donors to Museums: Interview with David Gelles

Museum 2.0

In the article, David discussed ways that several large art museums are working to attract major donors and board members in their 30s and 40s. I included the Delaware Art Museum as an example of this.

Measuring your Social Media Success: Case Studies

Idealware

SF Public Press, San Francisco, CA [link]. It’s supported by the San Francisco Foundation and more than 200 individual donors. “We’re We’re a small organization in terms of budget, and trying to get more funding, we’ve got a lot of people involved,” said Lila LaHood, director of operations and development. “We It seems like more of an art, part art and part science,” she said. “I PublishDate: September 2011.

TechSoup Local Impact Map Profile: Nonprofits Back to School — In Brazil

Tech Soup Blog

She grew up in Central America, studied in France, and is a graduate of San Francisco State University. Now that TechSoup’s Local Impact Map has officially launched , let's discover one of great new organizations featured there.

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Have Fun Do Good Link Love: Echoing Green, Jobs for Change, Julia Cameron and 29 Gifts

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In the first edition of this partnership, I interviewed Erin O'Connor Jones , the Director of Candidate Services and Managing Associate at Nonprofit Professionals Advisory Group. Bay Area folks can go to the 29 Gifts book launch party in San Francisco November 14th.

Guest Post: What YBCA is Learning from a Personalized Museum Membership Program

Museum 2.0

This guest post was written by Joël Tan , Director of Community Engagement at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) in San Francisco, CA. They want to connect with each other about the art. There was Jane, who was interested in the East Bay arts landscape.

Interviews with 30 Social Changemakers: Big Vision Podcast 2nd Anniversary

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Now she is the Campaign Director for MoveOn.org Listen Read Steve Williams, Co-founder and Executive Director of POWER (People Organized to Win Employment Rights) Listen Read Anna Lappé, co-author of Grub: Ideas for an Urban Organic Kitchen and co-founder of the Small Planet Fund.

Interviews with 69 Changemakers: 6th Anniversary of the Big Vision Podcast

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2012 Stacey Edgar, Founder, Global Girlfriend listen 2011 Gabriela Masala, Founder, One Love Alliance listen Robert Wolfe, Co-Founder, Crowdrise listen Aneesha Raghunathan, Founder, Hope Line Fashions listen Rachel Cohen, Founder and Executive Director, Hand2Paw listen Kathy LeMay, Founder, Raising Change. Listen Read Nola Brantley, Parenting and Youth Enrichment Director, and the Coordinator of the Sexually Abused and Commercially Exploited Youth Program at the George P. Wahoo!