How Multi-Chapter Nonprofits Can Create a Consistent Brand on Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

All medium and large nonprofits with multiple chapters eventually experience a unique, but common problem in their mobile and social media campaigns. In the cases where the head office has to reign in the chapters, it is much more complicated. For 10 chapters or less, use Skype Premium.

Get a Free Chapter of When Millennials Take Over!!


We’re inviting everyone, for a limited time, to download a free chapter of the book: [link]. Want a sneak peek at the book? If you like it, please buy the book! It’s currently available for pre-order on Amazon. ———— ( photo credit ).

Top 5 Challenges In Dealing With Multiple Chapters

Wild Apricot Blog

What are the key challenges or hurdles HQ''s face in dealing with multiple chapters? Our Multi-Chapter Benchmarking Survey offers some insight. Multi-Chapter-Benchmarking-Survey

Insight Into Multi-Chapter Relationships

Wild Apricot Blog

We are just compiling the findings of our Multi-Chapter Benchmarking Survey. Multi-Chapter-Benchmarking Here is some preliminary insight and a look at our survey respondents.

Membership Management At Multi-Chapter Organizations

Wild Apricot Blog

Here is some insight into membership management at organizations with multiple chapters, branches or affiliates - based on the findings of our Multi-Chapter Benchmarking Survey. Multi-Chapter-Benchmarking-Survey

Multi-Chapter Benchmarking Survey Highlights & Infographic

Wild Apricot Blog

Highlights of our Multi-Chapter Benchmarking Survey and full infographic are now available in our Membership Knowledge Hub. Multi-Chapter-Benchmarking-Survey

Apricot Chat: Spotlight on Multi-Chapter Organization ASTD

Wild Apricot Blog

This month, our spotlight is on The American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) – which now has a multi-chapter partnership with Wild Apricot, making our software the recommended platform for their 128 US Chapters. We spoke with Chapter leaders to find out why they chose Wild Apricot and how it is helping their organizations.( case studies chapters memberbership software Membership management nptech website builder

Benetech Statistician Megan Price talks to local ASA chapter

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Guest Beneblog by Megan Price I recently had the opportunity to present several of HRP’s projects to the local San Francisco chapter of the American Statistical Association (SFASA). In general the local chapter members were very excited about, and more than a little envious of, our work and the potential it has to impact human rights research.

DataKind launches UK chapter

AFP Blog

DataKind launches UK chapter : US charity that connects other charities with data scientists who want to volunteer, has launched a UK branch

Download your Free Chapter from Facebook Marketing for Dummies

John Haydon

A few weeks ago, I gave away a free chapter to my email subscribers (check your email if you missed it, and thank you for subscribing!). If you’re not a subscriber, join below and I’ll email you a free chapter (use Facebook connect or regular email)!

50 Chapters About Leadership

Eric Jacobsen Blog

What you'll find is basically 50 one- to two-page chapters , each highlighting a leadership tip. The Little Book of Leadership Development , by Scott J.

SEA Chapters

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

One of our new strategies to respond to the increasing demand for social enterprise knowledge is to encourage chapters to form. The initial chapters have just been starting this year. Our first chapter was in St. You can contact SEA's chapters and organizing groups on the SEA Chapter page. Kris Prendergast just told me that the second meeting of the Chicago chapter formation group was attended by more than 100 people!

Wild Apricot Goes Green: A Live Demo for USGBC Chapters

Wild Apricot Blog

On Thursday December 4th, 2014, we held an exclusive live demo for US Green Building Council Chapters. Below is the recording and transcript of this demo to show you how easy it can be to set up a website, create a directory and so much more.

Tracking Social Media Fundraising Revenue: Understanding the Challenges | AFP Greater Toronto Chapter - Association of Fundraising Professionals Greater Toronto Chapter

AFP Blog

Tracking Social Media Fundraising Revenue: Understanding the Challenges | AFP Greater Toronto Chapter - Association of Fundraising Professionals Greater Toronto Chapter : What you need to start asking is “how did you track your fundraising results?”

A new chapter for philanthropy? | Culture |

AFP Blog

A new chapter for philanthropy? Culture | "Today a new website,, opens for business. It's an intriguing idea: it hopes to support specific arts projects via donations, of any size, given online. If the project reaches its target funding, the donors will be given a small reward (in fact the bigger the donation, the heftier the reward – rising from

3 Key Challenges Chapters Face

Wild Apricot Blog

Do you wonder if other small chapters are facing similar challenges with their head office? Here''s some insight from our Multi-Chapter Benchmarking Survey respondents. Multi-Chapter-Benchmarking-Survey

A new chapter.

Michael Stein's Non-profit Technology Blog

The other day a friend dropped by the office to talk to us about how we manage chapters in our software. For example, he wondered if we assumed that the national organization did the dues billing, and distributed revenue to the chapters?

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How One Multi-Chapter Organization is Succeeding with Virtual Accounts


I recently had the pleasure of presenting with Sarah Hall, the Online Giving Specialist from Canadian Cancer Society BC & Yukon Division (CSS) about their success using Blackbaud Sphere for multi-chapter event fundraising. Sarah “Kintera” as she is affectionately known in the office, co-presented with me at two conferences this year, the 2009 Target User’s Forum and the 2009 Ottawa Conference for Nonprofits.

AFP Releases Guidance for Members, Chapters on Social Media - About AFP - AFP

AFP Blog

AFP Releases Guidance for Members, Chapters on Social Media - About AFP - AFP: "AFP Releases Guidance for Members, Chapters on Social Media(Nov. 16, 2010) Social media is a fast-moving, fluid environment, with ever-shifting rules and new technology. In order to provide resources and guidance for members and volunteer leaders, and especially to support ethical guidelines that already exist, AFP

The Wealth of Networks, Chapter 3

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology The Wealth of Networks, Chapter 3 November 16, 2006 I bet you thought I’d stopped reading? So here’s the summary for Chapter 3. Chapter 3 is a discussion on Peer production – it talks about how it is that people have come together to collaboratively create software and content – basically, knowledge production.

Show The Love: Thoughtful Engagement to Retain Donors [eBook]

Connection Cafe

Here’s a look at what you’ll find in this free eBook: Chapter 1 : The Case for Donor Retention. Chapter 2 : Beat the Statistics by Falling in Love with Your Donors. Chapter 3 : The Perfect Donor Retention Plan Starts with a Calendar.

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A Live Demo of Wild Apricot for USGBC Chapters

Wild Apricot Blog

On Thursday December 4th, 2014, Wild Apricot held an exclusive live demo for US Green Building Council Chapters. Below is the recording and transcript of this demo to show you how easy it can be to set up a website, manage memberships, build a directory

Red Cross – Updated Social Engagement Handbook [Resource]


This is the handbook that the National office of the Red Cross share with their local units (like chapters). Pretty self-explanatory and definitely awesome. View this document on Scribd. ———— ( photo credit ).

[Cool Infographic Friday] The evolution of SEO


Read a free sample chapter and please help us spread the word! Tip o’ the hat to Keyword Eye and Wyzowl. —————— ( photo credit ). —————– When Millennials Take Over is launching!

Daily DoGooder: Tom’s Next Chapter-The Reveal

See What's Out There

Change the world, one video at a time.Tom’s Next Chapter-The Reveal| 4:11 Tom’s One-for-One. This is another corporate based clip, but from Tom’s Shoes, which has a more direct philanthropic mission. Every time you buy a pair of shoes at Tom’s, they give a pair to a child in need– one

Building a Culture of Philanthropy: Hear it From the Experts

NonProfit Hub

Anne Wallestad , BoardSource, Chapter 2: Board of Directors. Wendy Watson-Hallowell , Belief Works, Chapter 9: Outcomes. Fund, Chapter 1: Leadership. “We Fund, Chapter 1: Leadership. Anne Wallestad, BoardSource, Chapter 2: Board of Directors. Chapter 6: Programs.

[Cool Infographic Friday] How #Millennials View Work


Get a sample chapter here. Love how this infographic debunks some of the crap said out there about Millennials. As does our book. Are you a Millennial? We want YOU to be part of our ongoing research related to When Millennials Take Over. Participate in our survey and let your voice be counted.

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New book: “Advancement Services: Enhancing Fundraising Success”

Robert Weiner

I'm honored to have written two chapters. CASE has just published the third edition of its guide to Advancement Services. The title of this edition is " Advancement Services: Enhancing Fundraising Success."

Making Your Organization More Fluid


This excerpt is from the chapter on Fluid This post is an edited excerpt from When Millennials Take Over: Preparing for the Ridiculously Optimistic Future of Business , by Jamie Notter and Maddie Grant. The book identifies four principles that will guide successful businesses now and in the future: Digital, Clear, Fluid, and Fast.

Book Review: Joan Garry’s Guide to Nonprofit Leadership

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

As I have done with my own books, each chapter includes a cartoon that makes you both laugh and understand what’s in the chapter. The chapter includes a highly useful and practical guide to building a crisis management plan.

The Next Chapter for Social Actions


If you do online advocacy work, you probably know about Social Actions. If you're interested in data, and making sure that data can move freely around the web in the nonprofit space, then you definitely know Social Actions. Peter and Christine at Social Actions have been at the fore of a very important movement in the nonprofit sector: helping us all understand why sharing data is so much better for us than hoarding it.

New E-Book: Creating a Culture of Philanthropy for Nonprofits

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The chapter includes some techniques and recipe processes that your team can use to help your organization practice cross departmental collaboration and learn how to begin to work towards building a culture of philanthropy throughout your organization.

Microsoft YouthSpark: A New Chapter in Citizenship at Microsoft

Tech Soup Blog

This post was authored by Lori Harnick, General Manager of Microsoft Citizenship & Public Affairs, and originally appeared on the Microsoft Corporate Citizenship Blog. Earlier today our CEO Steve Ballmer announced Microsoft YouthSpark, a new. company-wide initiative to create opportunities for 300 million young. people over the next three years. We've created Microsoft. YouthSpark in response to the challenges facing youth around the world.

This Week’s Association Membership & Marketing Jobs


Director, Membership and Chapter Relations , NSTA – The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) seeks highly qualified candidates for a Director, Membership and Chapter Relations. Here are some cool jobs, hand-picked by me, that you can find via the SocialFish job board !

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Volunteer Engagement 2.0: Pre-Order Your Copy Now!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

In mid-May 2015, the book “ Volunteer Engagement 2.0 ” will launch and I’m proud to be among 35 chapter contributors! Can you guess the topic of my chapter?

Book Review: The Imagination Gap

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

What I like is that each chapter includes a good summary of the content, plus an imagination challenge where we can work our imagination muscles. So, I wasn’t surprised to see a chapter on this important topic, but appreciated how Brian’s thinking about it has evolved.

Top Association Social Media Jobs This Week – February 9


The manager will be actively involved in all start-up planning and implementation, managing the membership base, working with chapter groups nationwide, and promoting programs and benefits. Chapter Relations Coordinator , Scrum Alliance, Inc.

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Long Term Success with Social Media


— There are some aspects of Welcome to the Fifth Estate that will be familiar to the social media ensconced, but there are others — the chapters on strategy, measurement and the final chapter on sustainability –that will be new for most readers.

33 Must-Read Updates to Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Chapter 1 :: The Importance of Selecting the Right Donate Now Vendor. Chapter 1 :: Network for Good. Chapter 2 :: Experiment with Social Media Dashboards. Chapter 2 :: Deciding What Social Media Tools to Use. Chapter 2 :: What About Myspace?

Five Social Media Books you Should Read


But who couldn't love the clever hooks for chapters and sections - like "Social Media Is for Hippies." Each chapter provides a framework and approach for these different qualities - including transparency, openness, being generative, and being courageous.