Google Fiber announces its Charlotte Digital Inclusion Fellows | The Charlotte Observer The Charlotte Observer

AFP Blog

Google Fiber announces its Charlotte Digital Inclusion Fellows | The Charlotte Observer The Charlotte Observer : "Google Fiber and the Nonprofit Technology Network have picked two Digital Inclusion Fellows for Charlotte, as the company best known for its search engine builds a new high-speed Internet service here.

Social Media in Crisis Communication: A Lesson Learned by Charlotte Meckelnburg Library

NTEN

Jenifer R Daniels, Communications & Marketing Specialist, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library. Unfortunately, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library’s budget woes were defined by all three. She also serves as adjunct faculty at a community college in the metro Charlotte region. She has been featured in the Detroit Free Press, on several local tv networks in Detroit, MI and Charlotte, NC and on Sirius/XM's 'Make It Plain w/ Mark Thompson'.

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Webinar Summary: Building a Strong Donor Pool

DonorPerfect

Recently Darryl Moser, DonorPerfect’s Business Development Manager, met with Donna Stucker, Vice President of Philanthropy, and Olivia Hubert, Development Manager of the Humane Society of Charlotte, and with Julio Riveras, Deputy Director at Crittenton Services of Greater Washington, to deliver a webinar panel on donor acquisition.

5 Questions: How to Make the Most of a Crisis Situation with Cross Channel Integration (Part 1)

NTEN

Speaker: Charlotte Kresse, Adams Hussey & Associates. Tags: 10NTC charlotte kresse E-mail NPTech Social Media Web Sites Fundraising Note: As we prepare for the 2010 Nonprofit Technology Conference , we wanted share a wee bit of the wisdom our speakers will be serving up, so as not to overwhelm you when you get to Atlanta. We're asking them all to share their answers to five very important questions. Session: Are you ready to react?

5 Questions: How to Make the Most of a Crisis Situation with Cross Channel Integration (Part 1)

NTEN

Speaker: Charlotte Kresse, Adams Hussey & Associates. Tags: 10NTC charlotte kresse E-mail NPTech Social Media Web Sites Fundraising Note: As we prepare for the 2010 Nonprofit Technology Conference , we wanted share a wee bit of the wisdom our speakers will be serving up, so as not to overwhelm you when you get to Atlanta. We're asking them all to share their answers to five very important questions. Session: Are you ready to react?

7 End-of-Year Fundraising Campaigns We Love

Qgiv

UrbanPromise Charlotte’s Holiday Campaign. UrbanPromise Charlotte provides children and youth in Charlotte North Carolina with the spiritual, academic, and social development necessary to become Christian leaders determined to restore their communities.

Nonprofit news roundup, 05.03.13 ? Philanthropy North Carolina

AFP Blog

Nonprofit news roundup, 05.03.13  Philanthropy North Carolina : Habitat Metrolina Partners receive tech award Habitat for Humanity Metrolina Partners in Charlotte received the 2013 Technology Innovation Award from Apparo, formerly NPower Charlotte Region, and sponsored by Accenture

TLA Profile: Ada Jenkins Center

NTEN

The Ada Jenkins Center near Charlotte, North Carolina, provides crisis assistance and the integrated delivery of. Creating a comprehensive IT strategy helps a popular community center gain board support for key technology initiatives, including a new VoIP phone system and new computer hardware. Collaborating with the board of directors to implement an IT strategy. Kimberlee Roth. Owner. Outword, LLC. read more

Sandy Hook School Support Fund Link

VisionLink

Children: Charlotte Bacon, 6 Daniel Barden, 7 Olivia Engel, 6 Josephine Gay, 7 Ana M. The United Way of Western Connecticut has established a support fund for the families and the community of Newtown. To donate go here. Marquez-Greene, 6 Dylan Hockley, 6 Madeleine F. Hsu, 6 Catherine V.

2012 North Carolina Center for Nonprofits Conference

Amy Sample Ward

Kim Lanphear, Program Manager, Apparo (formerly NPower, Charlotte Region). Date : September 13-14, 2012. Location : Research Triangle Park, NC. Topic : Finding the Right Mix: A Strategic Look at Mobile, Social, and Web. Description : Given budget constraints and growing technology demands, how can the average nonprofit keep up? The key is finding the right mix! This session will provide a strategic look at how to integrate nonprofit communications – mobile, social, and web.

Women’s History Month: 11 Nonprofits That Are Advocating For Female Empowerment

Kindful

Headquarters in: Charlotte, NC. This Women’s History Month, we’re proud to highlight the innovative and impactful work of these Kindful customers.

Performance Based Funding Institute to Improve Higher Education

VisionLink

Douglas Zimmerman and Lois Ann Porter traveled to Charlotte, North Carolina to organize the Performance-Based Funding Institute VisionLink produced for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Two weeks ago VisionLink''s W. At the Institute, 9 Community Colleges from Florida, Ohio, and North Carolina gathered to discuss engaging stakeholders around success for all community college students.

Funding & Grant Resources For Nonprofits Focused On Arts & Culture

Bloomerang

Paul, Detroit, Akron, Philadelphia, Charlotte, Macon, Miami. Similar to the list I shared for nonprofits focusing on education , arts and culture tends to be a very popular issue area for American foundations.

7 Strategies Your Nonprofit Should Implement to Engage Volunteers

TechImpact

Habitat for Humanity of Charlotte County uses VolunteerConnect to track volunteer hours. When volunteers donate 1,000 hours to Habitat Charlotte, a celebration is in order. Image courtesy of Huffington Post and Idealist.org. While volunteers keep your staffing needs minimal, and allow your nonprofit to focus on the next big project, are you really getting the most out of your volunteers?

Lame spam of the day: Same Day Transfer sent successfully

Robert Weiner

Federal Reserve Bank Message, 7th Floor, 100 South Tryon, Street, Charlotte, SC 14360-0001. I got 7 emails today claiming to come from the Federal Reserve Bank. Plain text, no logo, and the From address is obviously not from the Federal Reserve (plus, why would the Federal Reserve Bank be contacting me about anything?). The details of the "transaction" differs on each message, but the text is basically the same as below. This article says the links deliver malware.

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newsobserver.com | Modern spin on church giving

AFP Blog

newsobserver.com | Modern spin on church giving: "Tim Funk, The Charlotte Observer Comment on this storyA new Web site based in Charlotte will steer money to houses of worship in the Carolinas as many pastors worry that the faltering economy is sinking their budgets.FaithRewards.com, will give online shoppers and business owners a chance to funnel a percentage of their spending and advertising

Moving Between Fields in QuickBooks

Tech Soup Blog

If you want to get hands on training about QuickBooks attend Gregg Bossen's seminars 10/29 in Charlotte, NC or 10/30 in Columbia, SC. (Please visit the site to view this video). This QuickBooks tip is one that will definitely make your life easier. This tip deals with changing what happens when you hit the "Enter" key. This is true for all transaction windows but the example used is a write check window.

Cloud for Good at EDUCAUSE Annual Conference 2021

Cloud 4 Good

Charlotte Ahles, Principal Consultant, Cloud for Good; Arnold Foelster, Director of Academic and Student Enterprise Systems, The University of Maryland, Baltimore County. 2021 has been a transformative year for events.

Seven solutions for nonprofits to effectively collaborate with stakeholders

ASU Lodestar Center

She resides in Charlotte, North Carolina, and enjoys spending time with her husband and daughters, doing yoga, and meditating Illustration by Yuxin Qin. posted by Lee Nix Spring 2021 Alumna, ASU Master of Nonprofit Leadership and Management. Collaboration is a loaded word.

Giving Days: How We Helped Raise Nearly $40,000 For A Local Nonprofit

Achieve

by Charlotte Gill. This post originally appeared on. Nonprofits First. The recent Great Give was a boon for. The Guatemalan-Maya Center. (a a nonprofit member at Nonprofits First), which brought in. nearly $40,000 during the one-day fundraising event. .

Funding & Grant Resources For Nonprofits Focused On Arts & Culture

Kindful

Paul, Detroit, Akron, Philadelphia, Charlotte, Macon, Miami. Similar to the list I shared for nonprofits focusing on education , arts and culture tends to be a very popular issue area for American foundations.

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Announcing the Digital Inclusion Fellowship

NTEN

The Digital Inclusion Fellowship will pair 16 individuals with local community organizations in the eight Google Fiber metro areas - Atlanta, Austin, Charlotte, Kansas City, Nashville, Provo, Raleigh-Durham, and Salt Lake City - where they’ll spend a year expanding, designing, or building digital inclusion programs. “We’re

Free Webinar on June 17: Flip-in' Out @ the Library

Tech Soup Blog

The Charlotte Mecklenburg Library uses Flip cameras within their system for programming at their branches. TechSoup's product donation program includes easy-to-use Flip Video cameras that allow you to share your library and community stories. Attend this free webinar on Thursday, June 17 at 11 a.m. Pacific time and find out how public libraries are using this technology as a tool for making connections, recording library events, and sharing knowledge.

NTEN Member Appreciation Winner: November 17, 2010

NTEN

And the winner is: Jenifer Daniels, Communications & Marketing Speclalist at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library. We are smack dab in the middle of NTEN Member Appreciatiaon Month this week -- and today, we say thank you to our members who also are likers of our Facebook page. . We posed a question on our wall today and drew randomly from responses to choose our winner. . The Conversation on Facebook.

DavidsonNews.net » Have a big idea to help non-profits?

AFP Blog

Charlotte Mission Possible, a collaborative reporting project by DavidsonNews.net and other local news outlets, wants to hear about it DavidsonNews.net » Have a big idea to help non-profits?: "Do Do you have an idea that might help local non-profits fill the funding gap they’re facing?

Where are the great nonprofit blogs?

Get Fully Funded

Charlotte Rescue Mission: [link]. I’m on the hunt for great nonprofit blogs and I need your help! I’m presenting a session at the Association of Fundraising Professionals international conference next week called “Blogging for Dollars&# and I’m looking for a few really good examples of nonprofit blogs to share. Specifically, I’m looking for local or regional nonprofits with blogs – not national or international organizations.

The Data-Driven Organization: Free Live Streamed Event, June 16

NTEN

On June 16, NTEN and NPower Charlotte Region will convene over 100 folks for an in-person workshop to help participants understand the power of data. 12:30 pm ET / 8:30 am PT: What is My Business Problem and How Can Data Solve it? -- Presented by Chris Meade, Executive Director, NPower Charlotte.

Sheroes You Should Know: Inspiring Stories for #WomensHistoryMonth

EveryAction

Charlotte Cooper. England's Charlotte Cooper is remembered for winning five singles titles at Wimbledon and being the first female athlete to become an Olympic Champion in 1900. she·ro (pl. sheroes) : a woman regarded as a hero. Whether quietly spearheading some of the world's most groundbreaking scientific and medical research or not-so-quietly leading revolutions on the battlefield, our history is ripe with stories of ferocious, adventurous, enlightened, and persistent women.

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4 Simple Steps to Fundraising Success!

Get Fully Funded

Last Thursday, I had the honor of presenting at the AFP North Carolina Conference on Philanthropy in Charlotte. My session was called “4 Simple Steps to Building Donor Relationships and Fully Funding Your Mission Using Donor-Based Fundraising.&#. My intention for this breakout session was to help my students focus on building donor relationships and share my concept of getting fully funded. Here are a few notes from the session. What does it mean to ‘Get fully funded?’

4 Simple Steps to Fundraising Success!

Get Fully Funded

Last Thursday, I had the honor of presenting at the AFP North Carolina Conference on Philanthropy in Charlotte. My session was called “4 Simple Steps to Building Donor Relationships and Fully Funding Your Mission Using Donor-Based Fundraising.&#. My intention for this breakout session was to help my students focus on building donor relationships and share my concept of getting fully funded. Here are a few notes from the session. What does it mean to ‘Get fully funded?’

How Does Your Nonprofit Use Data To Improve Results?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

It is from the recent workshop that NTEN and NPower in Charlotte, NC to help participants understand the power of data to drive decision-making for nonprofits. It’s a topic that NTEN’s executive director, Holly Ross, has covered with this must-read post: “ Four Ways Nonprofits Can Increase Their Impact With Data.”. Today, NTEN’s Amy Sample Ward shared this fabulous video on Facebook.

Upcoming Nonprofits Live: DIY Blogging

Tech Soup Blog

" He has been an advocate and organizer with immigrants and refugees in Charlotte, New York/Newark, and Los Angeles, as well as in Zimbabwe and Great Britain, for organizations including Detention Watch Network. Here at TechSoup, we’re big on empowering nonprofits and libraries to make smart do-it-yourself technology choices since we know time, staff, and money are all limited resources. This month, we're examining the landscape of DIY blogging.

Twitter for Nonprofits in 2018: Rebirth or Retire?

Beth Kanter

Here’s a powerful example of personal storytelling using the threads by Charlotte Clymer on depression and suicide. The past year, Twitter has been widely criticized for its role in spreading misinformation , being a Petri dish for hate speech , and how it approaches world leaders use of the platform. You will also see some of the most viscous attacks from trolls on Twitter and they are only rarely quieted with compassion.

Happy Healthy Nonprofit Workplaces: How To Kick the Sit Out It

Beth Kanter

Trainer’s Notes: Working with Graphic Recorders: Charlotte Young, Picture Your Thoughts did graphic recording, visually note taking, for the session. Last week, I was honored to do the keynote workshop at the Peel Leadership Center’s TimeOut Conference in Toronto, Canada. This conference is an opportunity for executive directors to build skills in resilience as part of a day-long seminar.

How to Protect Your Organization from Phishing Scams and Fraud

Connection Cafe

Take, for instance, students in Nebraska making get well cards for those in quarantine, Disneyland employees donating excess food to Second Harvest Food Bank, and even a Charlotte man volunteering to run errands for the elderly.

Kids and Kickstarter: The Rise of PhilanthroKids and Kid Crowdfunding!

Beth Kanter

Charlotte, A Young Teen, Helping To Save Horse Farm Through A Kick Starter Campaign. Meet Charlotte, the teen daughter of one of my colleagues, Tom Subak , who is Chief Information Officer for a national charity and knows a thing or two about engaging young people and fundraising online. Charlotte started riding horses when she was 5 years old. Charlotte is helping Diane garner attention for her campaign, by putting in to practice some good tips from her Dad!

Going Viral: How One Organization Was Transformed by an Unexpected Windfall

ASU Lodestar Center

It indicated that there was a possibility that the campaign was going viral—it had reached its target of $1500 within 40 minutes after Dave and Charlotte Wilner had posted it on their Facebook page on Saturday. posted by Catherine Friederich Murray Spring 2019 Alumna, ASU Master of Nonprofit Leadership & Management. A windfall is fabulous, right?

Does Your Nonprofit Need Some Data Therapy?

Beth Kanter

According to the blog post: “Data and reports alone do not produce change,” said Charlotte Kahn, Senior Director of the Boston Indicators Project.

Live QuickBooks® Seminars Coming to a City Near You

Tech Soup Blog

Charlotte, NC on September 26. If you’re a frequent TechSoup.org visitor and you use QuickBooks® to manage your organization’s finances (as 70 percent of nonprofits in the U.S. do), QuickBooks Made Easy may have caught your eye. This CD-ROM-based training software is the creation of Gregg S. Bossen, a practicing CPA based in Atlanta, Georgia and advanced certified QuickBooks® pro advisor.

25+ Virtual Fundraising Ideas | A Guide for 2021

Qgiv

UrbanPromise Charlotte implemented a program during the pandemic called “Family Meetings.” Now that we’re entering a new post-COVID era, nonprofit leaders need to think about what virtual fundraising will look like in the future.

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3 New Year’s Rituals for Nonprofits That Can Boost Professional Success

Beth Kanter

This year I facilitated several labs, including several for the Knight Foundation Arts Program to learn about the local arts ecosystem in four cities, including Philadelphia, San Jose, Charlotte, and Macon. I would like to wish all my readers, colleagues, and friends a happy new year! I had a fantastic break, including a family vacation in Hawaii, walking, hiking, quiet, and reflection. How about you?

Is There a Community of #Tech4Good Activists Waiting for You?

Tech Soup Blog

Charlotte: 5,000 potential members. TechSoup's NetSquared community of Tech4Good meetups is growing! As of January 25, there are 40,000 nonprofit members attending free tech networking events and workshops in 75 cities. So if you're looking to build your skills and find your fellow accidental techies, there's probably a group near you! Keep reading for a roundup of upcoming events or search the directory. Find your closest NetSquared group.

Opening Up Museums: My TEDxSantaCruz Talk

Museum 2.0

I'm just home from a whirlwind of speaking engagements--Oslo, Denver, Charlotte, Roanoke. So it seems fitting to share my TEDx talk this week, one that was filmed here in Santa Cruz and which I have since taken around the world. The theme of TEDxSantaCruz was "Open." It gave me a chance to really think about how we have been opening up our museum and what it means for our community.