Your Official 17NTC Local's Guide to DC

EveryAction

We're just a few weeks away from one of the most highly-anticipated nonprofit conferences of the year and, seeing as it will be hosted in Washington, DC, our team wanted to share some favorite local spots to eat, drink, and enjoy the sights while visiting for 17NTC. It recently gained national attention for the #FakeNews story that became widely-known as #PizzaGate. The hottest ticket in DC has to be the National Museum of African American History & Culture.

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Get the Scoop at the National Conference on Volunteering and Service in Washington, DC in June #NCVS

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Next month, I will be traveling to Washington, DC for the NCVS Conference and can’t wait. Get the Scoop at the National Conference on Volunteering and Service in Washington, DC #NCVS guest post by Michelle Nunn.

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YOU’RE INVITED: Community Manager Appreciation Day, Washington DC #CMAD

SocialFish

They’re hosting a nation-wide celebration with events in six cities—from Lunch & Learns to Google+ Hangouts and networking happy hours. Ben Martin, CAE, of Online Community Results and I are helping them kick off the CMAD Washington, DC event.

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American Express and the National Trust for Historic Preservation Award $1 Million in Grants to Restore 13 Washington, D.C. Metro Area Historic Places - MarketWatch

AFP Blog

American Express and the National Trust for Historic Preservation Award $1 Million in Grants to Restore 13 Washington, D.C. Metro Area Historic Places - MarketWatch : WASHINGTON, May 13, 2013 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- American Express and the National Trust for Historic Preservation today announced the Washington National Cathedral as the winner of Partners in Preservation, the region''s first-ever preservation effort powered by social media.

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February 11 Is National 2-1-1 Day!

VisionLink

The United Way Worldwide declared February 11 as National 2-1-1 Day to recognize the importance of an anonymous, easy to remember 3-digit phone number (211) that was available to 24/7. VisionLink Is Proud To Support 2-1-1s Do you know 2-1-1?

Nonprofit & Technology Tweetup in DC This Week

Connection Cafe

650, Washington, DC. Danielle Brigida @ starfocus , Digital Marketing Manager at the National Wildlife Federation - Wendy Harman @ wharman , Social Media Manager at American Red Cross - Frank Gruber @ frankgruber , Founder of TECH cocktail. Author: Jordan Viator.

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To Act Nationally or Globally, Think Locally

Connection Cafe

If you’re in the DC Area, meet us for coffee, networking and learning at the Blackbaud Office in Foggy Bottom. By Susie Gorden, Congressional Management Foundation. Sometimes the best way to make a nationwide or global impact starts closer to home, maybe right in your backyard.

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National Press Club on Bookshare Partnerships with Universities and Publishers

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

I'm really looking forward to my first ever National Press Club talk in Washington D.C. Tags: NPC National Press Club newsmaker Bookshare coming up on April 29th.

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How Community Engagement Helped DC Area Nonprofits Raise $2M

Frogloop

It was a fantastic giving day, and it showed that even a super busy city like Washington, DC can come together for a day of collective nonprofit action. Traditional mainstays like the Corcoran Gallery of Art and the Washington Nationals Dream Foundation also fared well.

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DC/MD/VA Nonprofits: Mark Your Calendars for Nov 9

SocialFish

Sponsored by the Community Foundation , the online fundraising platform Razoo , and the United Way of the National Capital Area , Give2TheMax Day is a one-day fundraising marathon aiming to raise a minimum of $3 million for DMV (DC-Maryland-Virginia)-area nonprofits. According to Geoff Livingston , Give to the Max Day bridges the traditional nonprofit community in DC with the booming 2.0 What’s November 9, you ask?

Five DC Social Media Week Events to Attend

Frogloop

DC Social Media Week has arrived and there are tons of great panels and parties to attend. We’ll present the latest data from Pew Research national surveys to engage the politically savvy and tech-obsessed folks here in DC who have noticed this shift in political life, taking a look at the raw data behind the new political process, and how it relates to our political infrastructure.

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Hands On to merge with DC nonprofit | ajc.com

AFP Blog

Hands On to merge with DC nonprofit | ajc.com: "Two of the nation's leading volunteer coordination agencies, one based in Atlanta, will merge.Hands On Network in Atlanta, which helped train and coordinate more than 600,000 volunteers in 49 cities and eight foreign counties last year, will merge with the Washington's Points of Light Foundation and Volunteer Center National Network.

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EveryAction Acquires DonorTrends

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

Washington, D.C., EveryAction clients include some of the largest and most successful organizations, including the National Audubon Society, Planned Parenthood Federation of America, and Covenant House International. EveryAction is headquartered in Washington, D.C.,

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The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

The 36th Annual Nonprofit Organizations Institute will feature nationally recognized experts from private foundations, public charities, law, finance, and government discussing the latest tax, legislative and governance issues affecting nonprofit organizations. ASAE / Washington, DC / TBD.

EveryAction Acquires ActionKit

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

Washington, D.C., EveryAction clients include some of the largest and most successful organizations, including the National Audubon Society, Planned Parenthood Federation of America, and the United Nations Foundation. EveryAction is headquartered in Washington, D.C.,

How Community Engagement Helped DC Area Nonprofits Raise $2M

Frogloop

It was a fantastic giving day, and it showed that even a super busy city like Washington, DC can come together for a day of collective nonprofit action. Traditional mainstays like the Corcoran Gallery of Art and the Washington Nationals Dream Foundation also fared well.

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Planned Parenthood Uses MMS to Generate Support for National Pink Out Day

Mobile Commons

In order to voice their opposition to the bills and to demonstrate solidarity, Planned Parenthood asked Americans to take a stand on National Pink Out Day, which took place on September 29 th , 2015. Going all out for Planned Parenthood on National Pink Out Day.

Nonprofit Advocacy Can Be a Force Multiplier for Social Change

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

For many years, people frequently suggested that Benetech , the nonprofit tech company I founded and lead, get more involved in Washington, DC policy and legislative action. Our longest-term donor, the Skoll Foundation , went so far as to introduce me to a DC-based advocacy firm.

Slides: DC's Innovative Data Catalog

Influence

Our Web Executive Seminar last month featured a terrific case study by District of Columbia CTO Vivek Kundra on the DC Data Catalog -- an archive of over 200 data feeds. Under Kundra's leadership, the District is using simple technologies to become, arguably, one of the most transparent metropolitan governments in the nation.

11NTC Tip of the Day: Get out and See DC!

NTEN

Today's tip: Get out and see DC! But we want to make sure you know there's more to add to your trip to DC than we can contain in the conference! Here are a few ideas to get you started: National Museum of the American Indian (4th St. NW) - FREE National Gallery of Art (6th St.

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Nice SocMed Slideshow from the National Wildlife Federation

SocialFish

It's by Danielle Brigida of NWF, who I had the pleasure of meeting at the DC Twestival and who created this for NWF staff. NWF Staff: Intro to Social Media View more presentations from Danielle Brigida. Got this via Beth Kanter. See what you think!

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Blackbaud's 2010 Conference for Nonprofits ? Day 1 | Nonprofit.

NonProfit Trends

All Blackbaud Blogs Contact Us Blackbaud.com About Nonprofit Trends Books Research Reports Speaking Blackbaud’s 2010 Conference for Nonprofits – Day 1 Posted by Steve MacLaughlin on October 20th, 2010 Today is the start of Blackbaud’s 2010 Conference for Nonprofits at the Gaylord National Hotel & Convention Center in Washington, DC. The conference has moved to DC and will be the biggest event in the nonprofit sector.

NTEN Celebrates National Volunteer Week: Appreciation for 501 Tech Club Leaders

NTEN

This week is National Volunteer Week ! Points of Light, the organization that established this program in 1974, says "National Volunteer Week is about taking action and encouraging individuals and their respective communities to be at the center of social change – discovering and actively demonstrating their collective power to make a difference."

The 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

Everyaction

National LGBTQ Task Force / Washington, DC / 475. The National LGBTQ Task Force’s 2018 Creating Change Conference convenes in Washington, DC, January 24-28, 2018. We are excited to host our national movement gathering in the Capital. NTEN / Washington, DC / $899.

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

Everyaction

2016 Alliance National Conference. 2016 Alliance National Conference. Take full advantage of the best national peer network by attending the 2016 Alliance National Conference. National Arts Marketing Project Conference. National Arts Marketing Project Conference.

10 Organizations Leading The Way This Mental Health Awareness Month

Everyaction

Their vision is to become a national leader in the sphere of youth and family behavioral health, and in many areas they are already leading the way. Whitman Walker Health serves Washington D.C.’s So Others Might Eat (SOME) is a Washington D.C.-based

Do What You Can: National Week of Action for Darfur April 6-13

Have Fun - Do Good

April 13 Join STAND, Amnesty International, GI-Net, and Save Darfur on the National Mall in Washington, DC for a rally at the White House on the Global Day for Darfur. "[Y]ou don't necessarily have to solve a problem. You just have to take the steps that are available to you. I focus on the fact that I don't have to solve it.

Writing Tools: Just Add Inspiration | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

» Writing Tools: Just Add Inspiration Posted Wednesday, May 30th, 2007 at 4:52 pm by John Brian (91 posts) With the National Spelling Bee happening right now in DC, I thought it might be a good day to talk about some tools you can use to make copywriting easier and better.

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OPERATION DRAGON FIRE: BETTER INFORMATION FOR BETTER DECISIONS IN TIMES OF CRISIS

VisionLink

The forums were made possible by seed funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; VisionLink’s work was under contract to the National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster

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2011 NTEN Nonprofit Technology Conference ? Day 1

NonProfit Trends

All Blackbaud Blogs Contact Us Blackbaud.com About Nonprofit Trends Books Research Reports Speaking 2011 NTEN Nonprofit Technology Conference – Day 1 Posted by Steve MacLaughlin on March 17th, 2011 NTEN’s Nonprofit Technology Conference ( #NTC ) is in Washington, DC and it’s sold out once again.

The 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

The Alliance Management Institute (AMI) is the only national conference expressly designed to prepare 400+ college students for a career in the social sector. DMA / Washington, DC / Not available. Impact National Conference / Amherst, MA / Less than $200. Netroots Nation 2016.

Join WVU for Integrated Marketing Degree Information Session - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Frogloop

Here are the details: Where: National Press Club (Holeman Lounge) When: Thursday, Feb. Who should attend: Professional communicators in DC Sponsor: IMC Program at West Virginia University Questions?:

How to socialize your annual convention

SocialFish

Watch this sweet presentation by Todd Carpenter, social media manager at the National Association of Realtors, about how the NAR socialized their annual convention. BlogWell DC Social Media Case Study: National Association of REALTORS, presented by Todd Carpenter.

Highlights from EveryAction's Inaugural User Summit

Everyaction

Last week, we had the honor of hosting our first ever User Summit in Washington D.C. Over 50 EveryAction partners - including Greenpeace USA , Equality Federation , and National Women's Law Center - joined us at our headquarters for an afternoon filled with panel discussions, product showcases, and ample networking opportunities.

Alliance for Full Participation 2011 Summit Coming Up

Vertex Systems

We are looking forward to the Alliance for Full Participation 2011 Summit coming up on November 17th through the 19th just outside of Washington D.C. This is a national conference that seeks to find solutions to the challenges facing increasing … Continue reading →

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NetCentric Advocacy: Noonhat: Self-Organizing at the edge.

Network-Centric Advocacy

highlight a part of DC (you have to drag the map across the country.) would be great at events like WTO protest or at national conferences for setting up quick ad hoc groups. (Or highlight a part of DC (you have to drag the map across the country.) would be great at events like WTO protest or at national conferences for setting up quick ad hoc groups. (Or NetCentric Advocacy Advocacy Strategy for the Age of Connectivity.

The 5 Hottest Nonprofit Conferences of Summer '16

EveryAction

First up, the 2016 Nonprofit Marketing Conference kicks off today in Washington, DC. Netroots Nation 2016. The highly-anticipated, always exceptional Netroots Nation annual gathering is taking over downtown St. YNPN National Conference + Leaders Institute.

Online Discussion on June 23: Using Social Networks to Promote Good Causes

Robert Weiner

The speakers include: Danielle Brigida , the social-media outreach coordinator at the National Wildlife Federation, in Washington, DC where she manages the organization’s voice on online networks such as Facebook, MySpace, Care2, Change.org, Digg, and StumbleUpon. Wendy Harman , the social-media manager at the American Red Cross, in Washington, DC.

Five Reasons I'm Attending Health Datapalooza

Influence

The event, June 3-4 in Washington DC, is the largest and most consequential national conference focusing on health data. ?. The event, June 3-4 in Washington DC, is the largest and most consequential national conference focusing on health data.

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Transcript: Using Social Networks to Promote Good Causes

Robert Weiner

The discussion featured: Danielle Brigida , the social-media outreach coordinator at the National Wildlife Federation, in Washington, DC where she manages the organization's voice on online networks such as Facebook, MySpace, Care2, Change.org, Digg, and StumbleUpon. Wendy Harman , the social-media manager at the American Red Cross, in Washington, DC.

[Cool Infographic Friday] Best Cities for Women Entrepreneurs

SocialFish

Washington, DC (where we live) is ranked number 1!! Best Cities for Women Entrepreneurs. 1. Washington, D.C. The nation’s capital has the highest rate of women-owned businesses of the top 10 cities on this list. More than a third of the businesses in D.C.

Advice From the Front Lines on Branding Via Social Media : By Abny Santicola : FundRaising Success

AFP Blog

Advice From the Front Lines on Branding Via Social Media : By Abny Santicola : FundRaising Success: "In the session 'Effective Branding in a Social Media World' presented at the 2009 Bridge Conference held just outside Washington, D.C., in late July, presenters Holly Ross, executive director of NTEN; Bev Stanton, Web manager for National Parks Conservation Association; Wendy Harman, social-media

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CitizenSpeak Developer Announced as Winner of Prestigious $10,000 Pizzigati Prize at Leading Nonprofit Technology Conference

AFP Blog

PRESS RELEASECitizenSpeak Developer Announced as Winner of Prestigious $10,000 Pizzigati Prize at Leading Nonprofit Technology Conference: "George Hotelling to be Honored as First Annual Winner of the Nation's Top Public Interest Computing Award at The National Technology Conference in DCNTEN Conference, Washington, DC, (PRWeb) April 4, 2007 -- The inaugural $10,000 Antonio Pizzigati Prize for

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