Ocean Conservancy | Beaconfire Wire

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» Ocean Conservancy Posted Thursday, February 14th, 2008 at 12:34 pm by Lynn (39 posts) I’m very pleased to announce that Beaconfire has been chosen by Ocean Conservancy to design and develop an online tool for their International Coastal Cleanup program. Ocean Conservancy collects data about the trash that’s picked up and produces reports that are leveraged in education and research programs.

Ocean Conservancy: The Art of Social Media Experimentation, Learning, and Reflection

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of speaking with Vikki Spruill, Ocean Conservancy 's President and CEO and members of her communications team, Laura Burton Capps, and Dove Coggeshall about their recent experiments and learning on Facebook. Flickr Photo by PCSO900.

[Book Interview] Nonprofit Example of Social Media Excellence: The Nature Conservancy

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Organization: The Nature Conservancy. I’m a big believer in getting volunteers and interns to help be part of this growing space. Organization Size: +1 million members, +3800 staff. Name: Amy Ganderson. Title: Associate Director, Digital Marketing. Website: www.nature.org.

A Day Trip the Hague, Netherlands: International City of Peace and Justice

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Known as the International City of Peace and Justice, there are more than 160 NGOs in Den Haag working to make the world a better place. After IFAW, I wandered down the world famous Peace Palace which is home to the International Court of Justice. An Instagram Photo and Video Essay.

International Organizations and Social Media: News, Engagement, and Social Data for Policy Change

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I’m teaching a graduate class at the Monterey Institute of International Studies based on my books, The Networked Nonprofit and Measuring the Networked Nonprofit. While this represents around 150 million more users than this time last year, these numbers may still be conservative.

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The Path to Survival: Relocalization, Water Conservation and Heirloom Preservation

Have Fun - Do Good

Water conservation is an absolute must. But conservation has to go hand-in-hand with a concerted effort to decrease the greenhouse gas emissions that are driving climate change."

Adobe Show Your Impact Feature: The Alliance for Tompotika Conservation

Tech Soup Blog

This week, we are featuring the Alliance for Tompotika Conservation (AlTo), the winner of the Environment category in the print and photo category. They are an international nonprofit dedicated to conserving the natural heritage of the Mt. Last month, TechSoup and Adobe announced the winners of the Adobe Show Your Impact design contest.

Did you know the Bronx Zoo is run by one of the oldest conservation organizations in the United States?

Beaconfire Wire

Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), founded in 1895 as the New York Zoological Society, saves wildlife and wild lands. They do so through careful science, international conservation, education, and the management of the world’s largest system of urban wildlife parks. The redesigned WCS site highlights and showcases the fine conservation work they do and addresses their goal of focusing the site on fundraising and relationship-building with users.

Join the International Coastal Cleanup Saturday, 9/19

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If you’re not busy on Saturday, why don’t you join one of the waterway clean up projects being organized by Ocean Conservancy? A Beaconfire crew will be joining the Ocean Conservancy team to work on the banks of the Anacostia River. You can learn more about this international event (and sign up!) On Saturday, Sept 19th people around the world will be pitching in, diving in, and helping clean up any body of water we can get our hands on (or near).

Microsites and Landing Pages at the Bridge Conference | Beaconfire Wire

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AdWords: the anti-banner » Microsites and Landing Pages at the Bridge Conference Posted Friday, August 1st, 2008 at 10:00 am by Elizabeth (27 posts) Beaconfire VP Michael Cervino , Felicia Carr, Director of Online Communications for the National Parks Conservation Association , and Vinnie Wishrad, Director of Membership & Community at Conservation International joined forces to present a session on microsites and landing pages at the recent Bridge Conference.

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Fan of a Fan | Beaconfire Wire

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The 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

Everyaction

Attendees include approximately 200 Directors and senior staff from Service and Conservation Corps across the country; officials from federal agencies; representatives from philanthropic foundations; and friends and supporters of the Corps movement. International Fundraising Conference.

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

Everyaction

International Fund for Animal Welfare. International Fund for Animal Welfare works to rescue and protect animals around the world. They work on a variety of issues related to animal welfare including political advocacy, wildlife conservation, wildlife crime, and more. Happy Halloween from all of us at EveryAction!

Meet the EveryAction Team 2018

Everyaction

I mainly work with clients in the climate and conservation space, but have recently taken on international aid organizations as well. At EveryAction we’re on a mission to provide nonprofits with best-in-class fundraising, engagement, and advocacy tools, but we like to think that we’re a pretty fun place to work, too.

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20 Holiday Gift Programs That Benefit Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Ranging from wildlife conservation to refugee relief, tribute gifts make excellent holiday gifts for friends, family, and work colleagues. Heifer International Gift Catalog. International Rescue Committee Gifts. Nature Conservancy Gift Catalog.

How Ideology Affects Which Causes Donors Support

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Donors with a conservative ideology are more traditional in their giving while donors with a liberal ideology are more diverse in the types of causes they support. International development: 6.2%. International development: 4.2%. Donors with a conservative ideology support: 1.

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Ten Must-Follow Nonprofits on LinkedIn

Nonprofit Tech for Good

That said, it’s a recurring trend and worth noting that nonprofits who work on environmental issues and international development tend to be the early adopters of most new social networking tools. Conservation International. linkedin.com/company/conservation-international.

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

Influence

Skip to Navigation Careers News Client login About Us Services Our Work Blogs Events Contact Us Home › Blogs › Influence Social Networking and #AIDS2010 Suzanne Rainey in Influence 15 Jul 2010 There’s a flurry of action this week as we await the start of the XVIII International AIDS Conference (#AIDS2010) in Vienna, Austria, next week.

5 Lessons Learned from Donating to 25 Nonprofits

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The Wilderness Society , UNICEF , and Conservation International have well-designed donation pages that were easy-to-use and effective. Louis , Tenth Life Rescue , Tower Grove Park , UNICEF , Wilderness Society , Wildlife Conservation Society , Wildlife SOS.

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19 Holiday Gift Programs That Benefit Nonprofits

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They also make excellent gifts for activists and advocates of global development, environmental conservation, and wildlife protection. Heifer International Gift Catalog. Nature Conservancy Gifts of Nature. Plan International Gifts of Hope. Sea Turtle Conservancy Adoptions.

Seeds for a Future Part 2: Understanding communities and traditions

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the most conservative elements of the community. International NGOs need to be aware of where change is accepted, where it is not, and who in the community makes these kinds of decisions. international charities Earl de Berge

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10 Holiday Gift Programs That Benefit Nonprofits

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They also make excellent gifts for activists and advocates of global development, environmental conservation, and wildlife protection. . Heifer International Holiday Gifts. Nature Conservancy Gifts of Nature. Compassion International Gift Catalog.

Give A Better Present This Year With Beaconfire Clients | Beaconfire Wire

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Conservation International , Heifer International and Share our Strength are asking people to take the Better Present Pledge to make at least one alternative gift this year instead of a material present.

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

Influence

Skip to Navigation Careers News Client login About Us Services Our Work Blogs Events Contact Us Home › Blogs › Influence Social Networking and #AIDS2010 Suzanne Rainey in Influence 15 Jul 2010 There’s a flurry of action this week as we await the start of the XVIII International AIDS Conference (#AIDS2010) in Vienna, Austria, next week.

Twitter: this time it’s personal

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Steven Buckley ( @stevenbuckley ), Head of Communications and Brand at Christian Aid , shared the following with me… [It's] Difficult to say anything that could be perceived as contrary to org policy and hard to let off steam about internal challenges.

10 Nonprofits to Support on World Humanitarian Day

EveryAction

Their work spans the globe, including promoting the work of a vegetable and chicken farmer in Vietnam , providing financial support to nearly 2,000 families participating in soil conservation projects in Guatemala , and building sanitation facilities in Somalia. Equality Now documents violence and discrimination against women and mobilizes international action to support efforts to stop these abuses. Amnesty International USA.

11 Nonprofit Websites Designed for the Social Web

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The Nature Conservancy :: www.nature.org. International Development Exchange :: www.idex.org. Humane Society International :: www.hsi.org. Conservation International :: www.conservation.org.

10 Holiday Tribute Gift Programs That Benefit Nonprofits

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Ranging from wildlife conservation to refugee relief, tribute gifts make excellent holiday gifts for friends, family, and work colleagues. International Rescue Committee Rescue Gifts.

Tech planning for African Wildlife Foundation | Beaconfire Wire

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In July, I reported on a new project with the Wildlife Conservation Society. Related Posts Inventor of the World Wide Web Launches International Foundation Beaconfire goes to the Zoo The Skillman Foundation – Silver Award Winner It’s Alive… Did you know the Bronx Zoo is run by one of the oldest conservation organizations in the United States?

Six Wall Calendars That Benefit Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

All six calendars listed below are produced by nonprofits, gorgeous, and make great holidays gifts – especially for those that love travel, the great outdoors, and wildlife conservation: 1. Greenpeace International. Amnesty International.

Main Ingredients to a Nonprofit Digital Campaign

EveryAction

Nonprofits like Conservation International use video to (literally) lend a voice to the voiceless in pursuit of spreading awareness of their causes.

15 Lessons Learned from Donating Online to 32 Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

International Anti-Poaching Foundation. International Fund for Animal Welfare. Women for Women International.

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10 Emerging Trends in Online Communications and Fundraising to Watch in 2018

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Facebook Fundraising Tools [ Conservation International ]. The Rise of International Giving. The obstacle to international online fundraising thus far has been the lack of an international database of verified NPOs and NGOs.

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Engaging environmentally minded volunteers with a new app

Beaconfire Wire

We are thrilled to announce the launch of Clean Swell , a new Ocean Conservancy mobile app that helps volunteers record, categorize and track trash they pick up along beaches and waterways.

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Announcing… 31 New Favorite Nonprofits for 2013!

Nonprofit Tech for Good

That said, in 2012 I had the opportunity to travel to Africa and Asia and from those travel experiences three themes emerged that inspired the selection of this year’s nonprofits: 1) Women’s and girls empowerment; 2) Conservation of wildlife and wild lands; and 3) Access to medical care.

11 Responsively Designed Nonprofit Websites to Study and Learn From

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Pay particular attention Heifer International. Heifer International. Nature Conservancy.

Microsoft YouthSpark: A New Chapter in Citizenship at Microsoft

Tech Soup Blog

Among others, the International Youth Foundation identified these troubling global trends. Conservative estimates in the European labor market show that if just 20% more youth were working, the EU would save more than 21 billion Euros per year. Donors Grants for Technology International Online Activism Microsoft nonprofits

Online Fundraising Ideas (7 Strategies & 63% More Donations)

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Conservation International makes a point to include an email opt-in within the body of every blog post. I’m going to share 7 insanely easy online fundraising ideas that are making a huge impact for nonprofits.

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Webinar: Appreciate, Engage and Retain Your Supporters

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In this webinar, Doug Barker (Principal and Co-Founder of Barker & Scott Consulting) and Amy Ganderson (Digital Marketing Director at The Nature Conservancy) will share their ideas, examples and key strategies for making your supporters feel appreciated – and more tied to – your mission and organization. Prior to founding Barker & Scott, Doug was Vice President and Chief Information Officer for The Nature Conservancy.

7 Nonprofits that Inspired Us in 2013 and How Your Favorite Nonprofit Can Make the List this Year.

Connection Cafe

Best Interactive Campaign – Heifer International – Heifer International needed to develop a fundraising campaign that would stand out among others and engage donors during the busy 2012 holiday season. This is a guest post by Bill Fryman.

22 Online Gift Stores That Benefit Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Amnesty International Shop. Amnesty International is a global movement of people fighting injustice and. National Geographic’s mission is to inspire people to care about the planet—and every living creature on it bu promoting and funding natural and cultural conservation projects.

11 Nonprofits Utilizing the New Twitter Profile Design

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National Parks Conservation Association :: @ NPCA. Rotary International :: @ Rotary. The vast majority of nonprofits have yet to utilize the new Twitter profile design that was launched on September 18.

Invest in the 3 Cs for Strong Fundraising Results: Capacity, Cultivation and Communication

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International affairs – Refining the message. international aid organizations showed an enhanced focused on disaster planning and preparation before disasters, said Bob Ottenhoff, president and CEO of the Center for Disaster Philanthropy.