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How Baltimore Became the Most Generous City in America on Giving Tuesday

Connection Cafe

Like all of Baltimore’s citizens, they understood that a healthier city is good for all members of the community. That became our rallying cry.

#TBT to That Time the Baltimore Ravens Taught Me an Important Lesson in Fundraising

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On February 3 rd the underdog won out and the Baltimore Ravens became Super Bowl champions! What’s the one thing that holds us back?

Three Musts Before AFP 2015 in Baltimore

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What are you most looking forward to about AFP 2015 in Baltimore? Come Prepared—Read This. Make sure you’re never eating meals alone.

Baltimore GiveCamp's "Code for Charity" Weekend Helps 30 Nonprofits | Virtual-Strategy Magazine

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Baltimore GiveCamp''s "Code for Charity" Weekend Helps 30 Nonprofits | Virtual-Strategy Magazine : his year’s Baltimore GiveCamp, an annual marathon weekend of “Coding for Charity,” will take place from Friday, October 18th through Sunday, October 20th, 2013 at the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) Campus in Baltimore, MD.

AAM 2013: Let's Talk in Baltimore

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If you''re interested in exploring any of these topics next week in Baltimore, let''s do it. Join us. No, really. Let me know.

#GivingTuesday: How Sharing Best Practices Is Building A Global Philanthropic Movement

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

For example, Baltimore has set a $5M goal for their city. It is a vibrant network with many organizations and people as partners.

Donation Form Optimization: A new report available from Donordigital and Convio

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Author: Jill Ward. A new report from Donordigital and Convio reveals some interesting findings about web donation forms. But, there IS a silver lining.

See What’s Out There » Blog Archive » The best TV ever made.

See What's Out There

Budget woes in Baltimore just killed an investigation into 22 murders. Bubbles seems clean, but for how long. McNulty is back at Homicide.

Free In-Person Events for Nonprofit Techies

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Baltimore, Maryland: Give Back Hack Day: 2–3 Website Redesigns (WordPress!). Find your closest group or apply to start a new group. even

Video Streaming Apps — To Stream or Not to Stream

Tech Soup Blog

The nonprofit sector thrives on a community of rich storytelling. And that's where live streaming can be useful. Live Streaming for the People.

Share Buttons and Bars

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A nice example can be found at The Arc of Baltimore’s website. Are you using share buttons and or bars on your websites? Sharing Tools.

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NTC Summary, and Nonprofit Technology Consulting 2.0

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

We’ve passed through Baltimore – which reminds me of a project I did once, way back when, to work with a group of mostly small and medium-sized organizations on technology planning. April 8, 2007 As I write this, I’m hurtling through small towns and big cities on the train home. This was in the solidly web 1.0 Be Helpful.

DIY Digital Storytelling Resources from TechSoup

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Free Running in Baltimore by Wide Angle Youth Media created by Tyson Sanford-Griffin. 2014 Storymaker Winners. Best Story Award, grand prize.

Five Ways to Ensure Your Event Makes Headline News

Connection Cafe

Walk into a coffee shop in any size town, and you will see a bulletin board chock-a-block with posters for charity walks, runs, and similar events.

The Most Generous Online Giving Cities in the U.S.

Connection Cafe

Baltimore. according to Blackbaud’s most recent Charitable Giving Report. million to more than $8.3 million. . The regions (based on the U.S.

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4 Takeaways from #AG2014 Social Media

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Melissa is a Baltimore, Maryland native and graduated from Clemson University with a degree in Psychology. There are 1.23 Sharing is caring.

Report from the Road: What I Learned from Maryland Nonprofits

Tech Soup Blog

I just attended the Maryland Nonprofits Tech to Tell Your Story event just outside of Baltimore. We talked a good deal at the event about that.

Nepal Earthquake Roundup: Emergency Fundraising Attention Cycle

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Image Source: ntegrity. You can donate here. I also donated to Save the Children and if you are an Orbitz customer they are matching donations.

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Don’t Let Your Good Get in the Way of Being Great

Connection Cafe

A few weeks ago in a post game press conference, Baltimore Raven safety James Ihedigbo shared this: don’t let your good get in the way of being great. This is year I’ve become obsessed with Jim Collin’s book Good to Great. I was hooked from the first sentence: Good is the enemy of great. It’s so true. I love it! Good is never enough.

Johns Hopkins Survey Finds Strong Potential for Text Message Interventions

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The survey focused on a diverse group of 250 low-income, inner city, pregnant and postpartum women located in the Baltimore area. M.P.H.,

Start 2017 by Building Your Tech Skills and Community

Tech Soup Blog

Baltimore, Maryland: Project Management Day of Service. Why Are You a NetSquared Member? The top options were. We also learned that. Join us!

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Learning from Amtrak's Failures in Customer Service

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Two nights ago I took an Amtrak train up to Baltimore for the Grace Hopper Conference. Then the irate tweets directed @amtrak started.

5 Ways Libraries Support Disaster Relief and Recovery

Tech Soup Blog

In July, wildfires swept through the Saskatchewan province in Canada, forcing more than 13,000 people to evacuate their homes. spanhidden.

Want a Winning Volunteer Program? It’s Time to Bring in Your 12th Man.

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. Melissa Mirchin is a Baltimore, Maryland native and graduated from Clemson University with a degree in Psychology. Go team!

John Hopkins Survey Finds Strong Potential for Text Message Interventions

Mobile Commons

The survey focused on a diverse group of 250 low-income, inner city, pregnant and postpartum women located in the Baltimore area. M.P.H.,

What Are the Most Important Problems in Our Field?

Museum 2.0

I'm working on a keynote address for next week's Mid-Atlantic Association of Museums conference in Baltimore. It's perfectly obvious.

Anonymous SMS Program Allows Teens to Report Bullying at Schools

Mobile Commons

That’s why a Baltimore-based program called Text 2 Stop It allows students to anonymously report bullying through a simple text message.

Finding a Community of Nonprofit Technology Experts

Tech Soup Blog

Baltimore, Maryland: Web Dev Day for 3 Nonprofits. Well, there are! Highlights from FY16 (July 2015 to June 2016). Join us! Europe and the UK.

Some Social Media Advice for Conan O’Brien: Be A Giver On #GivingTuesday

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

For example, this year several cities, like Baltimore, are launching city-wide campaigns. Conan O’Brien was talking about me? ConanOBrien.

Where's the Care2 Team in October 2011?

Frogloop

We'll also have a table and plenty of Care2-ers at the Convio Summit in Baltimore, so don't be a stranger if you see us there, and make sure to ask about Care2's Convio Databridge -- it turns one year old this week! Convio Summit Baltimore, MD. Fall has arrived! And so has our October conference schedule. Oct 3 - 5. 10/3 2:30 - 3:30.

Is the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge a Model for Jewish Fundraising?

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Schapiro, 2014-15 fundraising campaign chair for The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore. - Schapiro, 2014-15 fundraising campaign chair for The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore. - Schapiro, 2014-15 fundraising campaign chair for The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore. -

Get Fundraising Tips at a NetSquared Community Event

Tech Soup Blog

Baltimore, Maryland: Salesforce CRM Tutorial and Free Tech Help Session! Fall has arrived, and with it comes fundraising season! and the globe.

Analytics: Taking the First Step

Connection Cafe

In fact, the upcoming conference in Baltimore has a symposium on specifically analytics. READ!! Attend conferences that include analytics.

Membership as Living Community

SocialFish

It took place on the island village of Olymbos, Karpathos and in immigrant communities in Baltimore. And why wouldn’t it?

Reflections from #MFOM14: Email Marketing, Fundraising, and Visual Communications

NTEN

I felt really humbled to be amongst a highly diverse group of both budding and seasoned grassroots activists. Here''s what they said.

Nonprofits and App Developers Combine Forces for Community Change

Tech Soup Blog

It has been covered by TechCrunch, The Baltimore Sun , CBS News , and more. Here's a peek at the apps demoed at the breakfast. Success!

Storymakers 2014 Winners — A Global Success

Tech Soup Blog

The world is changing. The landscape of communication is evolving at an exponential rate, and digital media creation is riding at the head of the wave.

Evaluating Networks and their Effectiveness

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Casey Foundation in Baltimore, Maryland. Notes from Discussion. Guest post by Tom Kelly. Lists. I am a list maker. To do. To followup. To call.

Are You Counting or Are You Measuring? : Page 1 of 2 : FundRaising Success

AFP Blog

Page 1 of 2 : FundRaising Success: "Continuing our coverage of the Association of Fundraising Professionals 47th International Conference held in Baltimore last month, Steve MacLaughlin , director of Internet solutions at Blackbaud, shares his presentation, 'Everything You Need to Know About Measuring Online Results but Were Afraid to Ask.'Our

Enhancing the Donor Experience : FundRaising Success

AFP Blog

Enhancing the Donor Experience : FundRaising Success: "n her presentation at the 47th AFP International Conference on Fundraising in Baltimore earlier this month, Bridget Brandt, senior marketing manager at Sage Nonprofit Solutions, discussed some keys to creating loyal donors through their experiences with your organization.