Celebrating Equal Pay Day

Media Cause

The post Celebrating Equal Pay Day appeared first on Media Cause. It’s been 58 years since Congress passed the Equal Pay Act of 1963—and in the United States, women are still only making 82 cents for every dollar earned by a man.

Virtual Events Made the Conventions and the Inauguration Celebrations More Accessible

The MatrixFiles

On January 20, I watched the Presidential Inauguration celebration from my couch. The post Virtual Events Made the Conventions and the Inauguration Celebrations More Accessible appeared first on The MatriX Files.


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How to Celebrate National Volunteer Month in 2020

Wild Apricot

April is National Volunteer Month, but how do we celebrate amidst the COVID-19 crisis? Here are some ideas

New on SSIR: How does celebrity impact your fundraising?

Amy Sample Ward

Both of them involved celebrities. And I couldn’t help think to myself, “oh, so all we need to do to raise funds for a great cause is get a celebrity? But, I looked at both case studies again, more deeply, and realized that both of them weren’t really about the celebrity at all. The celebrity involvement was part of the branding, not part of the winning solution. Getting Over Celebrities. Celebrities are out; Trust is in.

Celebrate International Women’s Day 2021

Forum One

During Women’s History Month, we are excited to celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8, 2021. We can choose to seek out and celebrate women’s achievements. The post Celebrate International Women’s Day 2021 appeared first on Forum One | Turn Ideas Into Impact

Celebrating International Women’s Day & National Women’s History Month

Charity Navigator

'Fearless Girl' Statue (New York City, NY) While International Women’s Day has only been officially observed by the United Nations since 1975, its origins have long standing roots around the world. Globally, Women’s Day has been observed since the early 1900s.

Celebrating National Volunteer Week

Wild Apricot

It''s National Volunteer Week - how is your organization celebrating? national volunteer week Volunteers

6 Steps to a Successful Celebrity Fundraising Partnership

Connection Cafe

When organizations partner with celebrity influencers and online giving, their mission can get maximized through social sharing and fundraising. Once you identify what is important to the celebrity and how that aligns with your mission, you can define your ask from the partnership.

Celebrating the Community Builders


This may feel like a reach--stay with me. Check out this TED talk presentation of spoken word poetry. The connection to community building? Check out that first poem. Listen to the three steps. Realize that the tenacity you see here is the same as what drives you--that person who can see a better community, who can see the power of connection, who can see the inefficient gaps between silos that we are working to bridge. Enjoy, and honor the work you do. Click on this link.

Today's Leadership Thought: Celebrate Learning

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Rejoice and celebrate in the effort, the journey, and the process as much as in the end result. Today's leadership thought comes from the new book, Trap Tales , by David M. Covey and Stephan M. Mardyks.

Celebrating The Nation's Founding


So today, let''s celebrate the birth of freedom, that unique moment when we, the people created a nation that was to be governed by its people, not by the King. Today whatever side of the cultural wars you happen to be on, take a moment to celebrate that you have the freedom to be on your particular side of the culture wars. Take a moment today to celebrate that we, the people continue the dialogue of self-government. Celebrate freedom.

Reader Beware, You're in for a Scare: 4th Annual Nonprofit Halloween Celebration


Every year we celebrate by dressing up as some of our favorite nonprofit organizations as a way to recognize their incredible work and commemorate the start of end-of-year fundraising campaigns. Happy Halloween from all of us at EveryAction! So without further ado, here are some of this year's favorites. Drumroll please. International Fund for Animal Welfare. International Fund for Animal Welfare works to rescue and protect animals around the world.

Don’t Just Celebrate – Advocate. Getting back down to the Roots of Earth Day: Tips for CSR Professionals


The roots of Earth Day clearly weren’t in corporate greenwashing or a simple celebration of the place we call home. Celebrating Earth Day is important but advocating and safeguarding for our future is even more crucial. Tips to avoid Greenwashing your Earth Day Celebrations. Taking time to celebrate and raise awareness is an important aspect of all social movements. Below are a few tips to maximize the effectiveness of your Earth Day celebrations: Less is More.

Bookshare Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary at Google

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Bookshare, Benetech’s pioneering digital library for people with print disabilities, celebrated its 10th birthday last night with a terrific party that was attended by many of our long-time friends and supporters. Raman of Google Research, a long-time Bookshare member and advisor, was on hand to help us celebrate last night.

Celebrating the Value of Volunteering

Wild Apricot

It's National Volunteer Week - here are some thoughts on unique ways to celebrate with and recognize volunteers. national volunteer week Volunteers

Nonprofit Technology Celebrates International Women's Day

Tech Soup Blog

I'm not a woman, but I am a wholehearted celebrant of International Women's Day. Full disclosure. One of my great joys in my long career in nonprofit technology has been seeing the extraordinary success of so many women in our field. I just want to mention a few of them. More About International Women's Day. International Women's Day came about in its current form in 1975.

The Effectiveness of Celebrity Spokespeople in Social Fundraisers


One Part Social Fundraising, One Part Celebrity Endorsement. Celebrity endorsements have been around for ages. We’ve even got a way to quantify and qualify the use of celebrities in marketing campaigns by evaluating their awareness, appeal, and relevance to a brand’s image and the celebrity’s influence on consumer behavior. Add celebrities to the social fundraising mix and you’ve got a sure fired recipe for success, so we think.

Celebrate Community Storytelling

Tech Soup Blog

Pacific time at PARISOMA — and join us in celebration of the many powerful digital story submissions that came to us from all over the world! So if you're interested in digital storytelling, online community, emerging technologies, or all of the above, do join us for a night of storytelling, a little bit of ceremony, and a lot of celebration!

Celebrate Community Members at the 15NTC!


Want to celebrate your friendly Community of Practice or 501 Tech Club organizers and volunteers? The NTEN Award celebrates one individual who helps advance NTEN''s mission to serve the Community. Each year, we celebrate Rob by selecting an unsung person who serves a community and uses technology to disrupt the status quo and create change in unexpected ways.

Celebrate Today: One Web. For All.

Amy Sample Ward

A day of on and offline events spanning the globe celebrating the Web. Invite people who would not have seen your online promotions to join you at the ballroom, office or pub to be part of your celebrations and conversations. Regardless of next year’s topic for the September 22nd celebrations, digital inclusion remains a core barrier to truly celebrating the web globally. There are many ways you can participate in OWD09 and help celebrate the web.

Celebrating 7 Years of Wild Apricot

Wild Apricot

We recently celebrated our 7th anniversary at Wild Apricot where we enjoyed meeting and talking to clients about what motivates them personally in their volunteer and staff roles. Wild Apricot

How To Celebrate Volunteers Who Make Your Work Possible


The post How To Celebrate Volunteers Who Make Your Work Possible appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. Who enables you to get your work done each day? Perhaps it’s a team of dedicated employees who you’ve hand selected, and meticulously trained. Or perhaps it’s your secretary or personal assistant who keeps your calendar in order, your email in check, and makes sure you’re everywhere you ned to be. However, the better question […].

7 Reasons Why You Should Attend Nonprofit Summit

Saleforce Nonprofit

Our mainstage will feature celebrity speakers, musical performances, and more. Conferences & Events Nonprofit Community Engagement Trailblazer CelebrationWe’ve already told you about conservationist Dr. Jane Goodall and Grammy award-winner Leslie Odom Jr.

Raising Awareness by Celebrating Milestones

Wild Apricot

Non-profits and membership organizations should mark significant milestones and leverage these celebrations to raise awareness, attract new members, volunteers or supporters and promote your organization’s mission.( read more ). events member communication public relations publicity

The Road to Accessibility without Borders: Celebrating the One-Year Anniversary of the Marrakesh Treaty

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

As part of the celebrations around the first anniversary of the Marrakesh Treaty, WIPO launched the Accessible Books Consortium , to help increase global capacity to deliver books to people with print disabilities. We certainly have plenty to celebrate on the first anniversary of the signing of the Treaty, but the road towards equal accessibility for all is still long and there is much that remains to be done.

6 Ways to Take Action in the Next Week to Celebrate Earth Day


Earth Day is this Saturday and there's so much you can do to defend, fund, and educate yourself on the critical environmental issues we face as a global population - here are six to get you started. Show up for science. Need plans for the weekend? The March for Science and the People's Climate Movement are set for April 22 and April 29 respectively, and no matter where you live, there's ample opportunity to participate.

Celebrate Giving Tuesday with NTEN


The second annual GivingTuesday is on December 3rd and you''re invited to join the celebration with NTEN! Here are three easy ways you can be part of the giving season kick-off: Donate to the 2013 NTEN Challenge We are so excited to celebrate the strength of this community, now 50,000 people stong! We have over 30 community champions help us celebrate - check out their fundraising pages and donate today!

A Recap of Cause Camp 2020 – Celebrate Your Smaller Donors

NonProfit Hub

The post A Recap of Cause Camp 2020 – Celebrate Your Smaller Donors appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. Cause Camp 2020 is officially in the books! Nonprofit professionals from all over the country tuned in for two full days of premium education, inspiration, and connection. Our team owes a big ‘thank you’ to our Cause Camp host, Julia Campbell , who gracefully led us through both days of programming. Here is a recap of Cause Camp 2020. .

Celebrate International Women’s Day

Beth Kanter

March 8, International Women’s Day , marks an occasion to celebrate the accomplishments of women worldwide. March 8, International Women’s Day, marks an occasion to celebrate the accomplishments of women worldwide.

Nonprofit Tech 2.0 Celebrates Its One-Year Anniversary!

Nonprofit Tech for Good

To celebrate this one-year anniversary: 1) I donated $500 to some of my favorite nonprofits ( #JustDonated ). One year ago today Nonprofit Tech 2.0 published its first blog post. At the time I was a skeptical blogger. I had low expectations for Nonprofit Tech 2.0. I would have been happy with couple hundred visitors a week, but a year later Nonprofit Tech 2.0 just surpassed 254,000 visitors. I didn’t see that coming at all.

Celebrate International Grant Professionals Day

NonProfit Hub

The Grant Professionals Association, whose Board of Directors officially signed the proclamation back in November, came up with an entire website of resources dedicated to empowering grant associations nationwide with the necessary resources to throw some incredible IGPD celebrations. Send out an email to your members or supporters celebrating the week. Host an event with your members, colleagues or local grant professionals to celebrate your hard work.

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Celebrate Every Month With Recurring Donations

NonProfit Hub

What if you could celebrate once a month? While it might be hard to get other people to celebrate your birth on a monthly basis, you can let them celebrate your nonprofit every month with a regular recurring donation. But if you do it right and put the time and energy into it, you’ll have another reason to celebrate a little more each month. The post Celebrate Every Month With Recurring Donations appeared first on Nonprofit Hub.

Celebrating Success with Remote Teams

Allegiance Group

After deploying a site, finishing a project, figuring out a better approach, overcoming hurdles, etc it’s nice to celebrate that success. Sometimes it is hard enough to find time and figure out how to celebrate with in-house employees, but celebrating the success with remote employees is even more difficult. Since remote employees aren’t able to participate in most of the company events, it is important to figure out ways to celebrate the successes with them.

Celebrate National Cybersecurity Awareness Month with TechSoup

Tech Soup Blog

Celebrated every October, NCSAM is a collaborative effort between government and industry to ensure all Americans have the resources they need to stay safer and more secure online. October might be a time for ghosts and monsters, but there are some other evils lurking out there: Internet malware, viruses, and threats! For the entire month of October, TechSoup and our donor partners will be participating in National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (also known as NCSAM).

Celebrating Telework Week

Tech Soup Blog

In celebration, BetterWorld is offering special pricing and discounts for both of our donation programs through TechSoup for nonprofits for the full month of March. This is a guest blog post from Salem Kimble, the manager of social. media development at TechSoup's donor partner, BetterWorld Telecom. It’s National Telework Week - March 5 - 9, where individuals and organizations pledge to telework for one week.

NTEN Staff Celebrate 2013: Here's to You!


After the not-exactly-seasonal outing, we headed to a local watering hole to celebrate Lindsay. NTEN staff in the Portland office headed to the Peculiarium yesterday afternoon for our holiday party. To the left you can see Michael, Julie, and Brylie hanging out with their new friend. It was, just as you''d expect, peculiar. Be sure to stop by the NTENner Center in the center of the Science Fair at the 14NTC to play with some of the fun things we picked up!

Celebrating 20 Years of Hadley China!

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

We came to Fuzhou for a celebration. Celebrating 20 years is a big deal in China. The big celebration was held in our hotel, which I think is the nicest hotel in Fuzhou. A lot of this was celebrating the achievements of Mr. Xia Rongqiang (Chester), the founder and principal of Hadley China. Part of the meeting was celebrating the first ever China Hadley director and donor, Mr. Zhang Zhongyan. As you might imagine, it's unusual for a U.S.

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Celebrating How Symantec Makes Organizations Succeed

Tech Soup Blog

We are excited to announce the winners of our Symantec Mission Possible campaign. Without any further ado … Our grand prize winner is Citizens Against Physical and Sexual Abuse ( CAPSA ) for sharing a powerful story of Symantec helping an organization that assists victims of abuse in doing more. CAPSA is entrusted with highly confidential information relating to the children and youth in foster care court cases it is assigned to, which is kept safe and secure with Symantec.

Celebrating Grandmother Power: Interview with my Gram

Have Fun - Do Good

To celebrate Grandmother Power, I asked her about how she thinks the world has changed, and what it needs in order to be better today. The Grandmother Power Blogging Campaign is a collaborative effort of hundreds of bloggers writing about how grandmothers are changing the world from May 7-14, 2013. It''s being organized by Tara Mohr (creator of the Ten Rules for Brilliant Women Workbook ), and Paola Gianturco (author of Grandmother Power: A Global Phenomenon ).

MaintainIT Webinar Celebration Tomorrow!

Tech Soup Blog

12 noon Pacific, to celebrate the amazing contributions from volunteers, contributors, steering committee members, staff, and friends of the many libraries which have worked with the project since its inception three years ago. What: TechSoup and WebJunction are teaming up to celebrate MaintainIT contributors for helping create the resources the MaintainIT Project has produced the past three years.

Five Year Celebration, San Diego 2-1-1


We are pleased to be a sponsor of San Diego''s 2-1-1, Five-Year Celebration today. Congratulations on a sold out celebration and fund-raising luncheon! Held on National 2-1-1 Day, the event features Dr. Paul E. Jacobs, Chairman of the Board and CEO of Qualcomm Inc, and Jessie Knight, Jr., Chairman and CEO of San Diego Gas & Electric San Diego 2-1-1 is a thought leader for 2-1-1s and information and referral across the nation.

One Nonprofit’s Anniversary Celebration Turns into a Bright Idea

NonProfit Hub

However, Lighthouse is celebrating their first quarter of a century with fiberglass and some fancy artwork. It’s important for nonprofits to celebrate their achievements and their milestones. Ultimately, this year-long celebration will illuminate everyone to the importance of after-school programming and the success of Lighthouse for the past 25 years,” Pete Allman, the co-founder and board president, said in an interview with L Magazine.

Celebrate #GivingTuesday by Teaching About Giving

Connection Cafe

This year on #GivingTuesday, Learning to Give is asking teachers to join the international movement to celebrate an opening day to the giving season by doing what they do best, by teaching. I love #GivingTuesday. I know, I’ve said that before…and you’ve caught me in the act again. Guilty. But I also know it’s a movement that just makes me happy, a charge to expand goodness in the world, so if I’m going to love something, it’s a perfect choice.

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