Protecting Our Planet Challenge Commits $5 Billion To Conserve 30% of Planet by 2030

NonProfit PRO

Nine organizations have joined together to pledge $5 billion over the next 10 years to help address three of the planet’s most life-threatening crises: the climate, extinction and health crises — with an emphasis on the role of nature and the leadership of Indigenous people in solving them.

How The Nature Conservancy’s Work in the Cumberland Forest Supports Jobs & Climate Mitigation

Saleforce Nonprofit

By: Andrew Tingley, Director of Communications at The Nature Conservancy. At The Nature Conservancy , one of the world’s largest environmental nonprofits, we have examined a huge range of nature’s benefits throughout our 70-year history.

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The Role of Data Warehouses in Nonprofit Technology Strategies

Cloud 4 Good

The Role of a Data Warehouse. Leveraging a data warehouse for campaign segmentation allows you to move high-volume campaign membership records out of Salesforce, conserving data storage while supporting better donor segmentation. Written by Kestryl Lowrey and Stephen Earheart.

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Digital Inclusion, Energy Conservation, and Accessibility Play Major Roles at Mobile World Congress

Tech Soup Blog

Mobile World Congress (MWC), which is held annually in Barcelona, Spain, sets the tone for the mobile industry for the coming year. It also influences other areas of the tech world and other industries — including the social sector. This year's MWC, held March 2 through 5, was especially focused on inclusion, connectivity, and building bridges through technology. MWC generally also has a strong showing of green technology, and this year's show was no exception.

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

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Organization: The Nature Conservancy. For my role, social media is only about 30% of my job – I manage our paid online advertising strategy, SEO, and web analytics strategy in addition to social media. Organization Size: +1 million members, +3800 staff. Name: Amy Ganderson. Title: Associate Director, Digital Marketing. Website: www.nature.org. Mobile: m.nature.org. Blog: blog.nature.org. Facebook: facebook.com/thenatureconservancy. Twitter: twitter.com/nature_org.

The Activity Level Discussion in Museums: Is a Role Marketplace an Answer?

Museum 2.0

The Activity Level Discussion in Museums: Is a Role Marketplace an Answer? A marketplace of museum roles is worth a look. This exercise can also help clarify how work like preservation, conservation, and research can matter to the public.) Then—and here's the radical part—give staff the opportunity to take part in higher-rated projects across the museum, seeing work as roles and responsibilities, and not just titles and boxes on an org chart.

Research Friday: The Role of Ethnic Identity in Positive Youth Development

ASU Lodestar Center

This week Nonprofit Management and Leadership student Rosela Martinez discusses her research on the role of Ethnic Identity in positive youth development. No matter what mission a nonprofit is dedicated to, be it health care, housing, conservation, etc., Likewise, youth undoubtedly have a role in the fulfillment of the mission of any organization. posted by Rosela Martinez , Student. Arizona State University. Welcome to Research Friday !

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Meet the EveryAction Team 2018

EveryAction

Q: What’s your role at EveryAction? so my main role is to help our Sales Team stay on top of all the exciting new features and help prospective clients understand how EveryAction tools can meet their needs. Q: What’s your role at EveryAction? Q: What’s your role at EveryAction? Q: What’s your role at EveryAction? Q: What’s your role at EveryAction?

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Utah Pride Center: Unite, Empower, Celebrate

DipJar

To learn more about Utah Pride and to hear about the role DipJar has played in supporting this momentum, we sat down with Kevin Randall, the communications director for the Utah Pride Center’s Pride Festival. During the month of June, Pride events bloom across the country.

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5 Reasons Your Board Should Switch to Google Drive

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Each of these roles has one thing in common – documents. More importantly, moving to the cloud is a great way to demonstrate transparency, strengthen institutional memory, conserve resources, collaborate, and display tech-savvy. 3) Conserve Resources.

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64 Online Stores That Benefit Nonprofits and the Greater Good

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Audubon Marketplace gifts are unique and play an important role in protecting our birds and butterflies. All purchases help support vital conservation work to save critically endangered rhinos.

Big News at Benetech (and for me!)

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Helped environmental leaders design, manage, monitor, and evaluate global conservation projects and campaigns with the first open source conservation project management tool. My firm belief is that tech will play a key role in solving just about every social problem imaginable. I am incredibly excited to let you know that earlier this month we announced that Betsy Beaumon , Benetech’s current president, will be taking over as CEO of Benetech.

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8 Nonprofits Championing Environmental Sustainability on Earth Day

Classy

Environmental sustainability is an ongoing movement, and Earth Day is an excellent reminder of our role. Organization Mission: WildAid is committed to reducing global consumption of wildlife products and increasing local support for conservation efforts.

Connecting with Black History Through Community and Nature

Saleforce Nonprofit

That blog grew into Outdoor Afro , a nationwide leadership network helping Black people engage with the outdoors, learn about the Black history of public spaces, and support conservation efforts. What role does unearthing and celebrating Black history play in Outdoor Afro’s mission and work?

Radical Collaboration is Our Best Chance to Fight Climate Change

Saleforce Nonprofit

Birgit Cameron, the global director of Patagonia Provisions, is passionate about the integral role that nature — and specifically soil — will play in saving our planet. The Nature Conservancy Focuses on Local Solutions to Drive Change.

10 Website Design Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Email and social media play a critical role in successful online fundraising, so your e-newsletter opt-in and social network icons should also be prominently featured. The most recent design of the Nature Conservancy’s website is excellent.

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. In this role, foundations are uniquely situated with the experience and expertise to lead the way forward on issues that affect people throughout our nation and across the globe. It's finally here!

6 Ways to Take Action in the Next Week to Celebrate Earth Day

EveryAction

We're nearing the end of National Park Week, but despite their significance to our country, national parks still require conservation efforts to fund and maintain them. So get out there, #findyourpark , and support the work of the National Parks Conservation Association , which ensures future generations get the chance to enjoy our parks, too.

Top 2021 Fundraising Strategies: Adopting a Culture of Philanthropy

Bloomerang

Plus people around servant leaders will be more committed to the organization and the role it plays in the community—and commitment and loyalty are extremely valuable commodities. Let’s say you invest it conservatively and earn 4.8%

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Job Opportunity - Community & Product Manager, RarePlanet.org

Forum One

Rare , an innovative global conservation organization based in Arlington, VA , is hiring! Rare has recently launched RarePlanet.org , and online community for conservation practitioners, particularly those participating in Rare's Pride program. They need a smart, conservation-minded person to manage this community and build it into a successful venture. s commitment to conservation. Technorati Tags: rareplanet , rare , conservation , job. No - really.

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12 Demographic & Technology Trends Changing the Nonprofit Sector Worldwide

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Rapid population growth and migration is dramatically changing societies and ecosystems worldwide and as this future unfolds nonprofits, NGOs, and charities will play a central role in safeguarding the world’s most vulnerable communities, the land upon which they live, and the wildlife that surrounds them. Also, to save Africa’s iconic wildlife from extinction, NGOs will be instrumental in conserving land and defeating wildlife crime.

Holiday Lights in the Gardens

DipJar

Managed by the Pinellas County Parks and Conservation Resources Department, the Gardens are free and open to the public year-round. We certainly share that hope and are pleased to play a role in moving the Foundation forward.

5 Ways Nonprofits Can Help Solve the Climate Crisis

Saleforce Nonprofit

In the past, the climate crisis was mainly the concern of environment and conservation organisations. We all have a responsibility to solve it, and civil society organisations play a critical role.

Announcing the Third Impact Lab on Climate Justice

Saleforce Nonprofit

Policy Associate, The Nature Conservancy. “To address our climate emergency, we must rapidly, radically reshape society.

The Power of Trust and Data in Times of Crisis

Saleforce Nonprofit

Crisis after crisis, we’re seeing how technology can play a critical role in helping us innovate quickly, collaborate effectively, and accelerate impact in ways we could never have previously imagined. Can you tell us more about what COVAX is and your role with it?

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4 Reasons Why You Should Attend Dreamforce 2021

Saleforce Nonprofit

It will consist of four channels covering every role, industry, and topic, plus over 100 additional hours of on-demand content. Philanthropy at Dreamforce: $1M to Conserve, Restore, and Grow Trees. Here are six words that are hard to believe: Dreamforce is right around the corner !

Benetech: the Equilibrium Change Machine

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Others played key roles in conceiving important elements, frequently before we recognized them. Advancing Human Rights and Conservation Although Benetech was founded in the accessibility field, our success in equilibrium change is not limited to helping people with disabilities. Benetech’s Human Rights Program played a key role in making data a critically important part of the human rights debate.

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Guest Post: Stories of Volunteer Managers, Technology, and the Pandemic

Twenty Hats

As we continue our analysis of the focus groups in the coming months, we aim to weave these stories into a deeper understanding of the evolving role of technology in volunteer management. “None of us were ready for this.

Honoring International Women’s Day 2022

Forum One

Catalyst partners with leading companies like Target, Facebook, Habitat for Humanity, and The Nature Conservancy to help realize inclusive workplace cultures, reduce the effects of unconscious bias, and advance women at all stages of their careers.

Honoring International Women’s Day 2022

Forum One

Catalyst partners with leading companies like Target, Facebook, Habitat for Humanity, and The Nature Conservancy to help realize inclusive workplace cultures, reduce the effects of unconscious bias, and advance women at all stages of their careers.

Martín Burt’s Best Kept Secret

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

He is also one of the creators of the environmental protection movement in Paraguay, having co-founded the Moisés Bertoni Conservation Foundation and the Mbaracayú Biosphere Reserve, two of the country’s prominent nature conservation institutions. To my inquiry about his current role Martín replied: “Well, you know how things happen… I was asked by our new President to serve as his chief of staff until August 2013, when he finishes his term.

6 Types of Engaging Emails to Send to Your Supporters

Achieve

Let’s say your nonprofit specializes in wildlife conservation and you want to grow your donor base. Email 4: Give insight into the day-to-day costs of conservation and invite your subscribers to donate or set up a recurring gift.

5 Reasons Why You Should Attend Dreamforce 2021

Saleforce Nonprofit

It will consist of four channels covering every role, industry, and topic, plus over 100 additional hours of on-demand content. Philanthropy at Dreamforce: $1M to Conserve, Restore, and Grow Trees. Here are six words that are hard to believe: Dreamforce is right around the corner !

The 2021 List of Established Fundraising Consultants

Whole Whale

As of writing this, there are over 1,600 open fundraising roles open in the US. The firm is especially committed to working with partners involved in performing arts, the environment and conservation, education, and women.

Twitter: this time it’s personal

Steve Bridger

Of the 200+ people I ‘follow’ on Twitter who work for UK charities, I’d say a minority actually name their employer – with a handful carrying the stamp of approval of a Twitter ‘handle’ that is ‘on brand’ – e.g. Colin Butfield ( @Colin_WWF ), Head of Campaigns at the conservation and sustainable development charity.

Sheroes You Should Know: Inspiring Stories for #WomensHistoryMonth

EveryAction

Are you passionate about conservation and environmental causes? Nonprofits like the Nature Conservancy , Union of Concerned Scientists , American Association of University Women , and NRDC do, too. While many remember it as a male-dominated organization, Cleaver, Angela Davis, and other women actually played a large role in leading the movement to empower African American communities during the Civil Rights era. she·ro (pl. sheroes) : a woman regarded as a hero.

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How To Save The Planet: 10 Changes With The Biggest Impact

Twenti - Digital Marketing For Nonprofits

We know we all have a role to play in turning the tide on climate change, so we’ve rounded up the changes that the current scientific evidence suggests will have the biggest impact on your personal carbon footprint. Conserve your water.

Using SMS in the Field

NTEN

Brooke Sadowsky, Program Manager, RARE Conservation. SMS allows conservation campaigns to reach a bigger audience, especially of people who are harder to find in rural and expansive areas. We learned some pros and cons of utilizing SMS from Wildlife Conservation Society Mongolia's Rare Pride campaign for sustainable hunting practices in Eastern Steppe, Mongolia. Pride campaign manager Bogii Sanjaa was unfamiliar with the target audience of hunters at her conservation site.

What’s Missing from Your Ecosystem?

NetWits

Conservation ecosystem. Conservation ecosystem. How does your role play a part and what’s the entire ecosystem look like? Every piece plays an important role. Interesting thought right? Chris Brogan ( Build Product Ecosystems ) and Seth Godin ( Your Ecosystem ) got me thinking about the topic of ecosystems as it relates to non-profits. When you think about it, the idea of an ecosystem can be applied to many things in life. Family. Athletics. School. Religion.

How Artificial Intelligence is Transforming Nonprofits

NonProfit Hub

Cognitive insights have a huge role in the performance of company engagement. The Nature Conservancy , a non-profit organization, has helped the Red Cross to create a dashboard and mobile app that can broadcast information like earthquake magnitude and flood locations through social media.