Free In-Person Events for Nonprofit Techies

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NetSquared gathers together nonprofits and activists, tech leaders and funders, and everyone who's interested in using technology for social change. Every month, our meetup leaders host free in-person events in 60 cities. Upcoming Events. event

Upcoming Nonprofit Events to Check Out


It''s finally gotten really hot in DC and across the country, so you may be less than thrilled at the thought of walking around looking at community bulletins boards for the latest events. It''s just as easy to miss great events spread across the web. That''s why we''ve compiled a list of a few upcoming events and webinars you won''t want to miss. This is the event to attend if you want to be inspired by young reproductive justice advocates and their mentors.

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3 Nonprofits Aim to Better Connect with Donors

Connection Cafe

Whether big, small or mid-sized, nonprofits are looking for ways to better understand donors and focus their fundraising on creating opportunities for donors to support the particular causes and interests they care about. With events generating roughly 48 percent of the $6.1

The 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar


In the past year, thousands of nonprofit pros took advantage of our definitive Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar, and we're so excited to share our brand new 2016 list! Nonprofit technology, and more! 2015 - 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar. Nonprofit FundCon.

Philanthropy Front and Center-Atlanta: Do Good™

AFP Blog

Philanthropy Front and Center-Atlanta: Do Good™: "Do Good™The Atlanta Journal-Constitution has launched the Do Good™ Channel on its web site. good2gether™ enables nonprofits to enter volunteering opportunities, events and in-kind donation needs (at no charge) once – then It is powered by good2gether™, a new service that connects people to causes through a broad network of high-traffic websites.

3 Nonprofit Conferences You Don’t Want to Miss This Summer (and How to Stand Out From the Crowd)

NonProfit Hub

Summer convention season is just around the corner for nonprofit organizations, a good time for groups of all types to recruit and also promote their message. Conventions are also a great place for nonprofit workers to network and hear about the latest innovations and ideas. Here are three important nonprofit conferences coming up this summer, along with some tips on how your organization can use them to stand out. Nonprofit HRCon.

Philanthropy and Social Media: New Whitepaper from The Institute for Philanthropy

Amy Sample Ward

Earlier this week, I had the terrific opportunity to participate on a panel at the US launch event for “Philanthropy and Social Media”, a whitepaper from The Institute for Philanthropy and The Indigo Trust. events future philanthropy

A Mobile and Social Fundraising Success Checklist for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The following is an excerpt from Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits. However, for those nonprofits that have purchased the ebook version of Mobile for Good it is impossible to use the checklist since ebooks are static in their functionality and content.

QuickBooks Made Easy Training Coming to a City Near You

Tech Soup Blog

Part 1 (The Essentials) covers the basics of setting up and entering transactions specifically for nonprofits, including entering payroll, tracking donors and grants, and reporting. intuit accounting quickbooksmadeeasy event

Boiling it Down to the Basics | P2P Fundraising is Defined by Engagement

Connection Cafe

From special events to do-it-yourself fundraising, there are so many options to integrate peer-to-peer fundraising into your organization’s revenue stream. Are you in the Atlanta area? How Starbucks Can Improve Your Fundraising Event .

19 Nonprofit Facebook Page Status Ideas You Can Steal

John Haydon

If you’re like most busy nonprofit professionals, you make your best effort to have an organized content strategy on Facebook. The Alliance Theatre in Atlanta did a show that involved a tiny alien. Post the answer to the most common question you get asked at events.

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Meet Your Local NetSquared Organizer at #17NTC

Tech Soup Blog

That's why we're thrilled that NetSquared is joining TechSoup in having a strong presence at this year's Nonprofit Technology Conference in Washington, DC. Attending our events is like going to NTC in DC — except without the cost of a hotel and flight! event

Need Hands-on Help? NetSquared's Free Workshops Are in Your Community

Tech Soup Blog

Technology helps nonprofits deliver on our missions more effectively, but it can also be fiendishly complicated. Each month, more than 70 groups hold free events in 24 countries. For spring 2017, we're focused on nonprofit cloud services. Upcoming Tech4Good Events.

Social Media for Nonprofits Conference Series Launches in SF

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

On June 29, I’ll be participating at conference in San Francisco called Social Media for Nonprofits that launches a seven-city conference event focusing on answering the question: “How can resource-strapped community-based organizations seize the opportunities presented by this new landscape?&#. I’ll be leading an end of the day conversational keynote about how nonprofits can embrace free agent fundraisers. Event : Social Media for Nonprofits conference.

QuickBooks Made Easy for Nonprofits: Live Seminars Coming to San Francisco, Honolulu, and Las Vegas

Tech Soup Blog

79.00) cover the basics of setting up and entering transactions specifically for nonprofits as well as: Entering payroll. Track special fundraising events. located in Atlanta, Georgia.

Supporting Nonprofit Tech Educators Across the Globe

Tech Soup Blog

Here's your monthly roundup of free in-person #Tech4Good events. I have the very best job at TechSoup — I get to support our network of nonprofit technology event organizers. Start a NetSquared Group. --> Upcoming Tech4Good Events. event

3 Email Newsletters "Dos" and 1 Big "Don't"

Tech Soup Blog

Does your nonprofit have a newsletter? An effective email newsletter can help you promote events, fundraising campaigns, and your content. I often look at other newsletters — both nonprofit and not — for inspiration. Nonprofit Example #1: Cultural Vistas.

The TechBridge Nonprofit Exchange Crowdfunding Platform – How’s It Going So Far?

Tech Soup Blog

It’s been a few months since the first crowd funding service for nonprofit technology launched. We thought we’d find out how the TechBridge Nonprofit Exchange is doing since it launched in May. How the Nonprofit Exchange Works.

Nten’s Online Nonprofit Technology Conference is here!

Amy Sample Ward

NTEN, the Nonprofit Technology Network, puts on a massive, be-there-or-be-square conference for nonprofit professionals every year (in 2009, we met in San Francisco). The next event is April 8-10, 2010, in Atlanta, GA. Here’s what NTEN says: Information Technology is an increasingly essential element of any nonprofit’s operations. This is a great opportunity for people to participate in a national event, but without travel expenses!

5 things you can learn from Lil Wayne's Facebook Fan Manager


Nonprofit spin : It’s pretty obvious, but not always done. Re-post individual staff members' interesting tweets, re-post legislators' interesting tweets, tweets from leaders in your community, tweets from leaders in the nonprofit community at large, etc. Nonprofit spin : How many times has someone suggested to you to get some guest bloggers? Nonprofit spin : Make sure you provide a lot of value on your page and not just a lot of asks.

New TechBridge Crowdfunding Platform Launches for Nonprofit Technology Projects

Tech Soup Blog

The Atlanta-based tech support nonprofit TechBridge , has developed a new online crowdfunding website called the TechBridge Nonprofit Exchange for U.S. nonprofits to raise funds for technology projects. How the TechBridge Nonprofit Exchange Started.


Amy Sample Ward

That’s how #SOCIALMEDIA NONPROFIT tweet came to be. The Nonprofit Technology Conference is in Atlanta April 8-10 and Beth Kanter and Janet Fouts crowd-sourced a book of tips and tricks for the event. They blogged and tweeted top nonprofit and social media folks for help. Proceeds from the book go to the Nonprofit Technology Network and Janety will be giving away books at the NTC. Check out #Nonprofit SocialMedia tweet and buy it today!

Accountability 2.0: Putting Data to Work for Your Cause

Tech Soup Blog

You may not have heard about Lara Stockman's "25 Days to Make a Difference" blog, or how, after profiling different nonprofits, random acts of kindness, and community-driven efforts she mobilized an audience of 25,000 readers after just a few weeks. But more to the point, what are the implications for nonprofits, and how can social change organizations harness the viral marketing potential that draws so many causes and companies online?

Top 10 Submission Picks for the Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC)


Over 200 entries were submitted to the NTC conference scheduled for April 8-10 in Atlanta, Georgia. Cross Platform Events That Rock Online events aren't only about having a conversation on your own website. We'll use the TSdigs event in October 2009 as a case study.


QuickBooks 2013 Made Easy for Nonprofits — Upcoming Webinar on February 28

Tech Soup Blog

Join our upcoming webinar, QuickBooks 2013 Made Easy for Nonprofits and Charities , on Thursday, February 28 at 11 a.m. Gregg will discuss the differences between QuickBooks 2013 and QuickBooks 2012, emphasizing features that will be of the most help to nonprofits.

Social Media for Nonprofits SF Conference Recap

Tech Soup Blog

Greg Ligon, our guest blogger for the Social Media for Nonprofits conference, is an online communications professional with experience in building a brand via online channels, social media communications, and website content development. Upcoming Social Media for Nonprofits Events.

The Networked Nonprofit Update

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Allison Fine and I have been thrilled with the reception that our book, The Networked Nonprofit , has received. I wanted to share a few recent posts that I’ve enjoyed and a couple of upcoming book events.

10NTC Science Fair Preview - Giveaways, More Giveaways and Free Apple iPads


We're only 20 days away from the 2010 Nonprofit Technology Conference -- but who's counting? This opening reception provides an opportunity to network with nptech professionals while checking out the over 100 exhibitors showing off their latest and greatest offerings to the nonprofit sector.


Social by Social Giveaway for 10NTC

Amy Sample Ward

I’m getting my bags packed to fly to Atlanta for the 2010 Nonprofit Technology Conference and discovered that I have 4 copies of Social by Social left – and I’m going to give them away! Tags: events socialbysocial 10ntc book giveaway nten

The Ultimate Multi-Tasking: My Networked Nonprofit Keynote at the Blackbaud Conference

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Blackbaud’s Nonprofit Conference is from October 20-22 in Washington, DC. I’ll be doing a keynote about the Networked Nonprofit on Thursday, October 21st from 8-9:30 am along with Allison Fine (live-streamed here ). Tags: Conferences Networked Nonprofit

Networked Nonprofit Update: November

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I’d like to use this post to share some of the responses to the Networked Nonprofit at different book events and online during the past month and let you know about upcoming events in November. Networked Nonprofit in Vegas. Independent Sector in Atlanta.

10NTC: What do you want to talk about?

Amy Sample Ward

NTEN’s Nonprofit Technology Conference held each Spring is always THE place to be for nonprofit techies: whether you work in a nonprofit organization or with one, are totally technical or fell into your techie job, like social media or like wiring an office.


Net Tuesdays around the world: 6 new groups!

Amy Sample Ward

Every month, the NetSquared community comes together offline in cities around the world at Net Tuesday events to mix, swap stories and ideas, build new relationships, and collaborate. If so, connect with the local organizers to find out about the next events, how to help, and spread the word! Net2 Atlanta , organized by Erica Stanley, has a shiny new online space and the offline events are creating great opportunities for Atlanta community members to come together and share.

Networked Nonprofit in Boston: A Story of Contrasts

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

to Boston for two days of book events hosted by Associated Grant Makers , Barr Foundation , Public Conversations Project , TechFoundation and Berkman Center Luncheon series. This post shares a few observations about Networked Nonprofits. Tags: Networked Nonprofit

Give a Little Bit at the Day of Service


There are more than a few things to do at the Nonprofit Technology Conference. Group #042 - Zoo Atlanta. Atlanta, Inc. Group #034 - Trees Atlanta. Consult Details: What it will take in systems and people to get online giving set up for Trees Atlanta?

Let’s Connect at the NTC!

Amy Sample Ward

It’s that time again: time to meet up at the Nonprofit Technology Conference! This year it’s taking place in Atlanta, GA and I’ve got such a long list of people to meet, talk to, and learn from. Event Space Hacks: Two great ideas, unlimited open dialogue with peers.

12 Sessions to Check Out at the NTC Conference


What an incredible line up of panels the folks at NTEN programmed for the 10th annual NTC - scheduled for April 8th - 10th in Atlanta. Tags: Nonprofit Events


The Nonprofit Technology Conference: My Annual Family Reunion

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

This year the Nonprofit Technology Conference turns 10! I have also been involved with the Day of Service , the annual conference event where techies give back to the local community for the past decade, along with my colleague Cheryl Hanback who ran the first one.

Follow the 2010 Nonprofit Technology Conference Live


in Atlanta, and the 2010 Nonprofit Technology Conference is already buzzing. So, this year, we're giving you more ways than ever to follow along remotely, including live streaming from selected sessions, as well as 6 webinars that will let you interact with the presenters in Atlanta. >

Social Video Questions, Answered: Join TechSoup July 20

Tech Soup Blog

Ahead of our July 20 episode of Nonprofits Live. now for nonprofits creating videos with impact? leaders to answer nonprofit questions for the next NPLive. Sign up today to participate in the event to have these and many more of your questions answered. nonprofit Lights.