Helping Children Heal With Salesforce

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Riley Children’s Foundation serves as the fundraising arm of Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health and the founding organization that opened Riley Hospital in 1924. As the Foundation began evaluating CRM options, a cross-functional data governance committee was formed.

Meyer Foundation Appoints George L. Askew, M.D., as President & CEO

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Dr. Askew brings decades of experience as a former pediatrician and leader in federal policy, local government agencies, and nonprofit management spaces. News/Stats/Studies Docs for Tots Meyer Foundation The Menkiti Group Voices for America's Children

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Helping Orphaned and Vulnerable Children in Haiti

VisionLink

After escaping he was left homeless and living on the streets of Haiti until discovered by Haiti Mama , a nonprofit organization committed to connecting homeless children with their families. Most orphaned and vulnerable children in Haiti are not as fortunate. While a high percentage of vulnerable children have a living parent, many do not. The situation for children living in family households is not much better.

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Why Vulnerable Kids Depend on Government & Big Tech Getting Data Privacy Laws Right

Saleforce Nonprofit

By: Brandon Kaopuiki, Adviser, IJM Hub Against Online Sexual Exploitation of Children. million images, videos, and other files related to child sexual exploitation were reported to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC). .

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Government of Canada launches call for proposals for national funders to support charities and not-for-profits

Charity Village

The post Government of Canada launches call for proposals for national funders to support charities and not-for-profits appeared first on CharityVillage.

Government of Canada launches call for applications for the National Advisory Council on Early Learning and Child Care

Charity Village

The Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, Ahmed Hussen, announced a call for applications for the National Advisory Council on Early Learning and Child Care.

Government of Canada launches applications for Supporting Black Canadian Communities Initiative External Reference Group

Charity Village

The Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, launched a call for applications for the Supporting Black Canadian Communities Initiative’s (SBCCI) newly created External Reference Group (ERG).

Q&A with sgLEADERS: Barbara Newhouse, The Children’s Heart Foundation

Connection Cafe

Today’s Q&A is with Barbara Newhouse, CEO of The Children’s Heart Foundation , where she is using her experience and lessons learned to create strengths from organizational challenges and rebuild a brand that staff, board, supporters, and volunteers can trust. What I actually do is talk with donors, angry constituents, volunteers, staff, conduct phone meetings, constantly answer emails, and deal with governance and financial issues.

Research Friday: Government contracting in the new normal

ASU Lodestar Center

Particularly in the last several years, in the wake of the financial crisis, organizations have struggled with a variety of challenges related to government support. In the United States, we rely on government to provide key economic supports. We expect the federal, state, and local governments to play a role in educating our children, helping communities rebuild after natural disasters, and improving our collective quality of life. embedded in government contracting.

Alison Lowndes: Helping to care for children in Kenya

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

She caught my attention because she founded an organization that works with orphaned and disabled children in Kenya. She lived in China for 8 months with her 2 young children. Assigning volunteers to work with vetted organisations allows us to fully verify the organization's commitment to the children. I "met" Ali while lurking on the UK Riders list, a peer group of ICT circuit riders.

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7 Nonprofits Fighting for Immigrant Rights

EveryAction

DACA paved the way for these children of immigrants to obtain work authorization and relief from deportation, enabling them to go on to universities and build careers and families. They hold the government accountable for unjust immigration laws and educate the American public on the longstanding importance of immigrants in the US. The Young Center for Immigrant Children's Rights. There are nearly 800,000 people protected under Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).

Means and Ends: Who does What

BoardAssist

Luckily for us, governance consultant Tom Okarma has written a terrific guest post for us this week on exactly this topic. John Carver has written extensively on board governance and discusses “means and ends ” as a way to differentiate between what board responsibilities and CEO responsibilities. governance What’s the biggest source of friction we hear about from our nonprofit clients and board candidates?

Seven Ways a Board Member Can Support Their Executive Director and Organization

BoardAssist

If you have free time, you can work with clients from reading to children to helping complete tax forms. The event pays off in two ways, better connections between Board members and toys for needy children. governanceWhat do nonprofit Executive Directors really want from their board members? We know nonprofit leaders rely on their boards for financial support, but they also need so much more from them in non-financial ways.

Is your board making the grade – How to improve board performance

BoardAssist

BoardSource, the country’s leading nonprofit governance consultants, provides some great advice in this week’s guest post. Light a fire under your governance committee. One colleague of mine even recommends making your corporate secretary the chief governance officer of the organization and asking him or her to chair this committee. There’s a lesson to be learned from those parents intent on helping their children succeed in school. governance

Top Twelve Tips for Courting New Board Members

BoardAssist

Earned a recent grant from the Gates Foundation, partnered with MIT on a computer lab for inner city children, or received some special recognition for your work? governance volunteer recruiting With nearly 2 million board seats opening up in the United States ever year, it’s not easy for nonprofit leaders to successfully compete for, and win over, fantastic new board members.

Funding And Grant Resources For Nonprofits Focused On Youth Programs

Kindful

Global Fund for Children. Lucile Packard Foundation for Children’s Health. WHAS Crusade for Children. Global Fund for Children. Lucile Packard Foundation For Children’s Health. WHAS Crusade for Children.

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UNICEF Shares How You Can Support India Today Amidst the COVID-19 Surge

Saleforce Nonprofit

Among those most impacted by the pandemic are children. In the second wave, there is a proportional increase of COVID-19 cases in children. Moreover, vaccines have not yet been approved for children in India.

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Welcome to the 2021 Digital Inclusion Fellows

NTEN

Last year, as jobs, schools, government services, social gatherings, and everyday tasks moved online, there blossomed a growing recognition that digital access and skills are critical in our society and should be a universal human right. 2020 was a rough year.

HealthCare.gov: A Model Facebook Page

Forum One

Wall: This is where the government publishes updates for its fans. "Family/Children," "Person with Disability," "Senior," etc.). Also, privacy practices are governed by Facebook, not the U.S. government. Tags: Influence Government Internet Strategy Social Media Tips & Trends

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Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Forum One

Part two talks about understanding the challenges.Foundations take on the biggest and gnarliest social problems (if the problems could be easily solved, the private sector or governments would have already figured them out. Read More » Online Approaches for Inviting and Collecting Public Input Joe Pringle in Influence 4 Jun 2010 I was invited to present last week at the University of Marylands Human Computer Interaction Labs workshop on Government and Social Media.

Inside a Website Redesign: Plan Canada

NetWits

They work with children, their families, communities, organizations and local governments to bring about positive change. As a part of Plan International , their vision is of a world in which all children realize their full potential in societies that respect people's rights and dignity. Plan Canada is a child-centered community development organization.

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Afraid of the Office? Top 3 Keys To Make Your Association a Kick-ass Place to Work According to History

Association TV

By the late 17th Century, lawyers, doctors and government employees were toiling in offices built all across Europe. Caution: No turtles were harmed in the making of this blog.

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Forum One

Part two talks about understanding the challenges.Foundations take on the biggest and gnarliest social problems (if the problems could be easily solved, the private sector or governments would have already figured them out. Read More » Online Approaches for Inviting and Collecting Public Input Joe Pringle in Influence 4 Jun 2010 I was invited to present last week at the University of Marylands Human Computer Interaction Labs workshop on Government and Social Media.

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Forum One

Part two talks about understanding the challenges.Foundations take on the biggest and gnarliest social problems (if the problems could be easily solved, the private sector or governments would have already figured them out. Read More » Online Approaches for Inviting and Collecting Public Input Joe Pringle in Influence 4 Jun 2010 I was invited to present last week at the University of Marylands Human Computer Interaction Labs workshop on Government and Social Media.

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Forum One

Part two talks about understanding the challenges.Foundations take on the biggest and gnarliest social problems (if the problems could be easily solved, the private sector or governments would have already figured them out. Read More » Online Approaches for Inviting and Collecting Public Input Joe Pringle in Influence 4 Jun 2010 I was invited to present last week at the University of Marylands Human Computer Interaction Labs workshop on Government and Social Media.

A Nice Holiday Gift for School Kids Everywhere

Forum One

One in every three American children is now considered overweight or obese. Seventeen million children live in food insecure households. allows children to create meals by dragging and dropping foods onto their virtual plate. Influence Government Internet StrategyThe Santa I know typically operates in the currency of choo choo trains, gumdrops, and candy canes, but this holiday season, it seems he’s branched out.

Grants for Homeless Shelters: Where and How to Apply

Qgiv

According to the National Alliance to End Homelessness’ 2021 State of Homelessness report , there were 580,466 people in the United States who were experiencing homelessness in 2020, 30% of which were families with children. State and local government agencies.

How Water.org Adapted Their Social Media Content Strategy in Response to COVID-19

Nonprofit Tech for Good

We give our everything every day to empower people in need with these life-changing resources – giving women hope, children health and families a bright future. By Moree Lambeth , Senior Content Creator at Water.org.

How to Write Fundraising Emails That Hook Readers

The Storytelling Non-profit

Here’s an example from a recent fundraising email I wrote: Fall is always an extremely busy time for (org) because we are not only receiving lots of new grant applications, we are also renewing grants for special needs children who continue to need our help.

How to accept bitcoin and other crypto donations

Whole Whale

Based on conversations among crypto thought leaders , this belief in decentralized power also carries pessimism in fiat currency controlled by governments. Public interest vs Government Policy.

Update: Philanthropy’s response to Ukraine crisis

Candid

In the meantime, individuals, governments, and private philanthropy fund relief on the ground, trying to keep up with displacement and need on a massive scale. Care and protection of children account for 26% of grant dollars. Children.

6 Steps to Zeroing Out Child Labour Globally

Saleforce Nonprofit

When children can not achieve their full potential, it tears at a countries’ social fabric and directly diminishes its economic growth. This means that every one in 10 children age five and over in the world today are trapped in child labour. Realizing Children’s Right to Education.

Transform Data into Tangible Stories

Forum One

While full data sets are made available and used extensively by researchers and city governments, City Health Dashboard has learned that simply providing data isn’t enough. Meaningful data is a tremendous asset to advocates, policymakers, and mission-driven organizations.

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10 Common Misconceptions Nonprofits Have About Bitcoin Fundraising

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Cryptocurrencies are regular by many of the same government agencies that regulate the traditional world of finance including the IRS, SEC, CFTC and local regulators. By Alex Wilson and Pat Duffy , co-founders of The Giving Block.

Foundation giving and payout: what changed in 2021?

Candid

We had a large influx of government funding in 2020 and 2021, which we granted out in those years. Paying attention to concerns about the impact of COVID on mental health of children” . Every January, Candid surveys large U.S.

Philanthropy Delivers New Promise of Quality Education for All

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Governments in developing countries are thinking seriously about how to provide quality secondary education, noted Gallucci and Roy, yet less known are which interventions are economical and will increase demand, access, and retention. Philanthropy plays a role beyond what governments could do—allowing for the testing of innovative models that are responsive to local cultural contexts—and then looks to government for scaling up successful efforts.

Break the Bias: Changing the Game for Girls & Women

Saleforce Nonprofit

Women and girls in particular have felt the impacts of a never-ending global health pandemic, conflict and displacement, and authoritarian government takeovers, to name a few. The world has been through a lot in the last several years.

Creating Key Messages for Fundraising

The Storytelling Non-profit

Without an autism assessment resulting in a diagnosis, families with children under the age of 6 are unable to access the $22,000 of government funding to support therapies. There are a lot of elements that make a fundraising appeal work.

Community colleges: A critical access point to higher education

Candid

In April, President Biden shared his American Families Plan , which aims to support low and middle-income families and children. Figures captured here reflect select funding from government agencies awarded since 2012. [3]Totals

Debunking 3 Myths About Digital Transformation

Saleforce Nonprofit

Employees need to participate in establishing goals , plans, and governance, especially at the outset. Today, Healthier Kids Foundation is continuing its transformation, working to build a data-driven solution for finding new opportunities to better support more children.

Forum One Wins 10 Vega Awards

Forum One

Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation. Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation is dedicated to advancing the mission of Children’s Hospital Colorado by providing family-centered care and conducting cutting-edge research and treatment.

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An Open (Online) Book: What SB 272 Means for California Public Records

Byte Technology

Johnson signed into law the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), a sweeping measure that suddenly allowed all American citizens access to public records that where previously out of reach to anyone but government employees. And in the five decades that FOIA has been in place, trillions of pieces of information have been digested by a wide array of Americans eager for a more transparent system of government. It may seem hard to imagine but it’s been 50 years since President Lyndon B.

Forum One Wins 12 Communicator Awards

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Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation. Forum One and Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation began working together to leverage the Foundation’s digital ecosystem to position it as the charity of choice in the Denver area.

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