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The Dallas Museum of Art Took a Major Risk, and The Outcome Has Been Remarkable.

Connection Cafe

About a year ago, the Dallas Museum of Art did something truly innovative. By Jen Leavitt, Arts and Cultural Consultant. .

New site rallies volunteer troops to help make Dallas a better place - CultureMap Dallas

AFP Blog

Sound like a philanthropic utopia? Nope, it’s just Voly, the new social website that connects volunteers and organizations in North Texas

North Texas Giving Day raises record $33.1M for nonprofits - Dallas Business Journal

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for nonprofits - Dallas Business Journal : "The seventh annual North Texas Giving Day on Thursday ended with 2,022 nonprofits receiving 118,667 donations totaling $33.1 North Texas Giving Day raises record $33.1M million, the largest total in the event's history, organizers said on Friday. via Blog this'. NPGivingDay

Editorial: Web site connects people with nonprofits | News for Dallas, Texas | Dallas Morning News | Opinion: Editorials

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Editorial: Web site connects people with nonprofits | News for Dallas, Texas | Dallas Morning News | Opinion: Editorials: "Thankfully, the folks at the Communities Foundation of Texas, the Dallas Foundation and the Center for Nonprofit Management have found a way. By visiting www.donorbridgetx.org, North

Rangers’ Levine Creates Fantasy Sports Platform For Charity ? CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

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Rangers’ Levine Creates Fantasy Sports Platform For Charity  CBS Dallas / Fort Worth : Texas Rangers assistant GM Thad Levine is hoping to capitalize on that market — for charity. Levine has launched a fantasy sports platform called Meaningful Wins, which allows participants to play for charity rather than for profit

Eight-Point Checklist For Identifying And Developing Emerging Talent

Eric Jacobsen Blog

James Dallas for how to identify and develop emerging talent in your company/organization. Does the person communicate with authenticity?

Best New Leadership Book Of 2016

Eric Jacobsen Blog

James Dallas. James Dallas More specifically, Brown covers much more than tasks, timing and technologies. What's more.

Dashboards Might Just Be Nonprofits' New Best Friend

Tech Soup Blog

Case Study Insights: United Way of Metropolitan Dallas. For United Way of Metro Dallas, dashboards have made a meaningful difference.

Effective Project Management: Three Critical Activities

NTEN

Laura Dallas Burford, MA, PMP. Owner. LAD Enterprizes. Julia, a staff member at a nonprofit, offers her story about project management and personal growth. Having never managed a project, I was thrilled when the Executive Director asked if I wanted to be the project manager for the website initiative. What else did I need to know?

Sparrow Launches Evidence-Based RefugeeMobile Partnership

Tech Soup Blog

Of this total, roughly half of the clients and impacted family members will be in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. It will include. Image: Sparrow.

How to Keep Your Donors for Life

Connection Cafe

Three out of four first time donors will never make a second gift. In the nonprofit world, most donors are a one night stand. His firm won an award.

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Making Sure Your New Website Theme is Social-Friendly

SocialFish

Jared Carrizales runs the team at Heroic Search in Tulsa and Dallas. So, it’s time to make sure your new theme is social friendly. Shopify.

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The 11th Issue of NTEN: Change is out: Managing Through the Noise

NTEN

Determining the ‘Right’ Project , by Laura Dallas Burford, MA, PMP. Have you looked outside your organization lately? So get started!

Effective Project Management: Three Critical Activities

NTEN

Laura Dallas Burford, MA, PMP. Owner. LAD Enterprizes. Julia, a staff member at a nonprofit, offers her story about project management and personal growth. Having never managed a project, I was thrilled when the Executive Director asked if I wanted to be the project manager for the website initiative. What else did I need to know?

5 Gratitude Tree Ideas for Thanksgiving

Have Fun - Do Good

For more gratitude tree ideas, check out Under the Table and Dreaming's post, 20 Thankful Garlands and Gratitude Tree Crafts for November. Share Twee

The Most Generous Online Giving Cities in the U.S.

Connection Cafe

Dallas. according to Blackbaud’s most recent Charitable Giving Report. million to more than $8.3 million. . The regions (based on the U.S.

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Free Office 365 Events Coming to a City Near You

Tech Soup Blog

Thursday, October 22 in Dallas. If you could get the scoop on Office 365 in a single day, would you be interested? Register here. Register here.

Getting Social with Your Local Nonprofit Tech Community

Tech Soup Blog

Dallas, Texas: Dallas: QuickBooks Made Easy. Webinars are awesome, and so are blog posts. Want to learn about PCI compliance? Join us!

33 Nonprofit Mobile Websites

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Dallas Art Museum :: dallasmuseumofart.mobi. Here are 33 nonprofit mobile websites to help get your creativity flowing: 1. Susan G.

Komen Kan Kiss My Mammagram, PinActivism, and Newsjacking for a Cause

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Kivi got a call from a newspaper in Dallas writing about the nonprofit marketing angle. Source: causes.com via Beth on Pinterest. And it worked!

Is There a Formula for Free Admission?

Museum 2.0

Max Anderson, currently director of the Dallas Museum of Art, is a fervent champion for art museums being free. But HOW do you do it? Indeed.

Insider Tips for Nonprofit Content Marketing at Healthcare Organizations

Connection Cafe

To motivate people further into participation, we offered a trip to our National Patient Education Conference in Dallas as incentive to the winner.

22 Nonprofit Mobile Websites

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Dallas Art Museum :: dallasmuseumofart.mobi. Some, but not much. Only a tiny fraction of nonprofits have a mobile website. Susan G.

Association/Nonprofit Social Media Jobs

SocialFish

Communications Manager, Multimedia/Social Media – American Heart Association (Dallas, TX): “The Communications Manager, Multimedia/Social Media performs external AHA news communications via the AHA homepage, online newsroom and AHA social media outlets. Three jobs have come through my Twitter stream recently. Know of any others?

Get Fundraising Tips at a NetSquared Community Event

Tech Soup Blog

RSVP now for the events in Chicago, Dallas, New York, Boston, Philadelphia, and Washington, DC. Feeling overwhelmed? and the globe. Africa.

How “Give Local America” Raised Over $51 Million In 24 Hours

John Haydon

Even in 5th year events like the North Texas Giving Day in Dallas/Fort Worth area new donors can represent up to 25% of total donors. Give Local America (Tuesday, May 6, 2014) raised over $51,641,978.98 from 31,0944 gifts. Can you freaking believe it? How did they do it? Brand mentions – we’re using a really cool tool, Zoomph , to do that.

How a Fan of Nonprofits Teaches Tech and Fundraising

Tech Soup Blog

So, we lived in Dallas; St. In this case, that'd be Margaux Pagan doing great things in Orlando, Florida. I am literally a nonprofit fan!

Have you written your Humanize review yet?

SocialFish

Brown , technology consultant, Dallas, TX. It blows us away, actually. and author of The Parables of Business , Toronto, Canada. Buy it.

Are You Trying Social Media Contests to Promote Your Conference? [CASE STUDY: AILA]

SocialFish

Other social media ambassadors came from Dallas, Buffalo, Chicago and San Diego. ————————-.

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Council on Foundations / Dallas, TX / Not available. Today, we're excited to announce the all-new list for 2017! Nonprofit Management. Focus.

The Event-Driven Museum, One Year Later

Museum 2.0

And so, in this post, a few findings, and more questions. Many museums, big and small, thrive on events. This isn't true for every museum.

Memo from the Revolution: Six Things I've Learned from our Institutional Transformation

Museum 2.0

This past weekend, I had the opportunity to give one of the closing talks at the Theater Communications Group annual conference in Dallas.

10 Soft Skills to Nail the Ask

BoardAssist

“Does the thought of making a six figure ask make your palms sweat?” We’re grateful Rachel! 10 Soft Skills to Nail the Ask. curious.

Takeaways from the Run Walk Ride Conference

NetWits

I had the opportunity to attend the Run Walk Ride Fundraising Council’s (RWR) 2009 conference in Dallas on March 4 th and 5 th , which focused on successful strategies and future trends in the world of athletic event fundraising programs

5 Supah-Cool Free Online Tools For Nonprofits

SocialFish

For long-distance management, the Dallas office can keep in contact with the Des Moines branch. This is a guest post by Joe Yeoman, who is obsessively addicted to new web technologies and discussing them. He is the Media Coordinator at BigMarker.com , and he rides his bike to work almost every day. BigMarker.com. WorkFlowy.com. TweetDeck.

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Help High School Graduates Attend College with Summer Text Message Programs

Mobile Commons

Summer melt is particularly high among students from low-income and disadvantaged backgrounds. Text messaging is a proven strategy for driving action.

Giving Credit Where Credit is Due.

NetWits

At this year’s Run Walk Ride Conference in Dallas , I had the chance to reconnect with customers I have worked with directly over the past eight years. This post is to congratulate those organizations on their accomplishments

Fort Worth Zoo visitors check out exhibits online, virtual video conference | The Republic

AFP Blog

These "virtual field trips" have been available, for example, at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art, the Sid Richardson Museum, the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History and the Sixth Floor Museum in Dallas for several years

Nonprofit Uses App to Survey Homeless People Daily—What Do You Need? | Nonprofit Quarterly delivers the latest news and investigative reports

AFP Blog

Our Calling, a nonprofit in Dallas, Texas, developed an iPhone app homeless people can use to find shelters, food pantries, free meals and job training. Nonprofit Uses App to Survey Homeless People Daily—What Do You Need? In 2014, we reported on statistics that showed that homeless people increasingly owned cell phones. via Blog this

Blending Old and New Tech to Make History Come to Life - Social Philanthropy - The Chronicle of Philanthropy- Connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas

AFP Blog

Among the organizations that have worked on the site are PhillyHistory.org, the New York Public Library, the Dallas Public Library, and the Los Angeles Public Library.". In that early test period, the site collected 50,000 photos–half from organizations like museums and libraries and half by about 20,000 individuals. NPMuseums