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Our Challenge: How are You Strengthening the Social Economy?

Connection Cafe

But we at Blackbaud had our own challenge to make to today to these leaders—and to you, wherever you’re leading from.

Solving Nonprofit Marketing Challenges across National and Affiliate Offices

Connection Cafe

It takes both a local and national presence to implement the strategies that will allow a nonprofit to make an impact. Defined Strategy & Tactics.

3 Nonprofit Social Media Challenges, And How To Overcome Them


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Technology Challenges Nonprofits Face


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The Old and The New: It’s Always Our Challenge

Connection Cafe

To meet the challenge of this personal goal for my education, I had to add to what I knew about succeeding as a student. Take, for example, the fundraising challenge du jour : retaining donors. I recently completed my goal to earn a Doctorate. Strategies I had used through college and graduate school had to be discarded or reshaped.

Has the Ice Bucket Challenge Spawned Charity Jacking?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The meme was entertaining and challenged peers — and in the process learn about ALS and donate. Taco and Beer Challenge for Abortion Fund.

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Here’s Your Opportunity to Start Something Awesome: Join #MBUstorm Blogging Challenge!


“Start a New Site & Double Your Money Challenge” Imagine this: A group of people decide to start new sites the same month.

Infographic: America’s Biggest One Day Giving Challenge


Give Local America is a 24 hour online fundraising challenge. The post Infographic: America’s Biggest One Day Giving Challenge appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. On May 6th in 2014, there were an incredible 306,098 total donations and over $53 […]. Fundraising General Industry News

The Ice Bucket Challenge Epilogue: Data

3rd Sector Labs

The conversations about the ALS Association’s astounding success with the Ice Bucket Challenge continue. Discussion and debate. million.

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Is A Downer News Cycle A Factor in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Success?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The challenge involves dumping a bucket of ice water on one’s head or donating to the ALS Association , with a social media component.

A Challenging Economy = More Donations


Nonprofits have a unique advantage in a bad economy: People VOLUNTEER their time to help these organizations further their cause. No other area of business has that unique strength, and that is the focal point of creative fundraising. There is another old adage that we might want to consider: “Time is Money” – so do Volunteers = Donations?

Green Biz Challenge


Cities all across the nation are creating resource-reducing challenges for local businesses and organizations to participate in. The Eastside Green Business Challenge , organized by the Eastside Sustainable Business Alliance, is a friendly competition in the Puget Sound region. greenhouse gas emissions.

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Ice Bucket Challenge Round-up

Wild Apricot Blog

Are you tired of hearing about the Ice Bucket Challenge? There is a lot we can learn from this viral campaign – so here is a round-up of 7 blog posts and articles to help you understand how you might apply lessons learned to your organization. social media Fundraising

Big News: Startup Challenge to Fund & Showcase Social Impact Ventures By Women


Women Who Tech will review your application and email you within 48 hours to let you know if you are approved to participate in the Challenge.

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Open Challenges Harness Local Knowledge for Local Change

Tech Soup Blog

In the last six years, Community Boost_r , ReStart Challenges , and Things Camp have used an open community challenge model. spanhidden.

Grow Your Community #NPTechChat: Challenges, Opportunities

Tech Soup Blog

How should organizations harness their online communities? Join the Conversation. Join us as we go around the globe. Pacific time, 10:00 a.m. ntenorg.

Solve the Most Common Healthcare Challenge with Text Messaging

Mobile Commons

One of the most common challenges healthcare providers face is patients failing to take their medication. All Posts Blog health Text Messages

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Let’s Step It Up: Join Me for a Walking Challenge

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Challenge open to all Americans, running from October 13, 2016 at 12:01 AM PDT and ends on October 26, 2016 at 11:59 PM PDT. Step It Up now!

Learning in Public Challenges and Actions

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The GEO community is united by a common drive to challenge the norm in pursuit of better results. Flickr Photo by Andy Beal. On to day #2!

2 Strategies for Overcoming Common Fundraising Challenges All Nonprofits Face [Infographic]

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

2 Strategies for Overcoming Common Fundraising Challenges All Nonprofits Face [Infographic] – Guest Post by Frank Barry. Right? Your Turn.

CrowdRise Holiday Challenge Expects to Raise Over $1M for Charity


The Holiday Challenge, which launched last Monday, has already raised over $200K. Over 500 nonprofits have registered to participate.

How the NetSquared Challenges Have Accelerated Tech for Good

Tech Soup Blog

The NetSquared Challenges Foster Tech Innovation. " Each challenge had three steps. Ushahidi Harnesses Data for Social Good.

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Should Your Organization Take The "Gratitude Challenge"?

Wild Apricot Blog

Since it''s the season of giving thanks – is it time your non-profit or charity took the "Gratitude Challenge"? nonprofit

I Would Dump Garbage On My Head If It Would Help a Nonprofit Reach 71,000 New Donors.

Connection Cafe

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has been catching a lot of scrutiny. I get it— why would we be encouraging people NOT to donate to charity?

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Infographic: Data From America's Biggest Online Giving Challenge


Last spring I learned about the 24-hour online Give Local America fundraising challenge. Check out the rest of the data below and be sure and mark your calendars for May 5, 2015 the next Give Local America online giving challenge. It became the biggest giving day in US history. Region That Raised The Most: The South.

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The Effects from One Month of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge [Infographic]

NonProfit Hub

To mark the significance of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge reaching $100 million, RallyBound created a one-month look at the social media sensation.

Online Voting: Advantages and Challenges for Associations


Continue reading to learn the advantages and challenges of online voting for associations. Challenges of Online Voting. Accessibility.

Mozilla Ignite Challenge: Gigabits of Possibilities


Mozilla's Ignite Challenge gives you the chance to make those dreams a reality! Mozilla and the National Science Foundation are inviting nonprofits to take part in an open innovation challenge. gigabit internet ignite challenge mozilla zerodivideWould you connect health providers more directly with patients?

3 Crowdfunding Challenges You Can't Miss


You can get started right away with three inspiring fundaising challenges launching this month. Give Local America Challenge, May 6th.

Top Challenges with Volunteer Engagement & Retention

Wild Apricot Blog

Recently our Membership Advisory Group discussed their challenges with volunteer engagement and retention and offered up some advice and ideas to help their membership peers. Volunteers

Turning a moment into a movement: How ALSA’s Ice Bucket Challenge is changing lives

Beaconfire Wire

We have been greatly honored to work with the ALS Association for many years, raising awareness for people impacted by this terrible disease.

Picture This: TechSoup Digital Storytelling Challenge

Tech Soup Blog

More than 40 photo slideshows were submitted from social benefit organizations across the globe as part of this year’s challenge. Camera.

The ALS #IceBucketChallenge Is Just Beginning| How to Thank and Convert +2 Million New Donors

Connection Cafe

As I reflect on the wild and surprising success of the ALS ice bucket challenge , I can’t help but think of my days at the American Red Cross.

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Digital Storytelling Challenge


The second annual TechSoup Digital Storytelling Challenge is coming up on January 31 st. Check out the Digital Storytelling Challenge for more information. Here’s how it works. Prizes include: Flip Slide HD – Capture up to 4 hours of high quality HD video with Flip’s latest and greatest mini-camcorder.

Tech Tip: Take the Greener IT Challenge

Tech Soup Blog

Take the Greener IT Challenge to find out how to make environmentally friendly choices every time you buy, use, and dispose of IT equipment.

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Big News: Startup Challenge to Fund & Showcase Social Impact Ventures By Women


How do we disrupt the nonprofit sector? I’ve talked about the dire need for nonprofits to innovate over the years on Frogloop. Because there are over 1.5 million nonprofits in the US that are working in similar issue areas and trying to address global warming, poverty, the gender pay gap, affordable healthcare, education, etc. Trends

The Top 4 Challenges Facing Arts and Cultural Organizations

Connection Cafe

The top 4 challenges in modern era guest services. The solution is one that challenges software developers as well. Our answer?

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See the TechSoup Digital Storytelling Challenge Winners!

Tech Soup Blog

The winners of the TechSoup Digital Storytelling Challenge have been announced! First Place: Mountaintop Library Expands Horizons by Room to Read. read more. Event Multimedia & Graphics News Online Activism Online Fundraising Software Using the Web and Internet Web 2.0 Tools

Online Competitions: Lessons from MIT’s Service Innovation Challenge


We’d like to share a few of our major aims and reflect a bit on some lessons learned that we hope will guide our approach in the future and prove helpful to others designing competitions, challenges, and prize giveaways online – in particular those focused on social benefit and public service. Our Goals. Platform Tools.

Study Highlights Nonprofit Fundraising Challenges


The world of nonprofits has no shortage of studies and reports claiming to contain answers for many of the problems facing organizations today.