Demographics Are Destiny: How and Why to Diversify Your Staff Now!


By Jocelyn Harmon, Director of Nonprofit Services, Care2 Unless you've been living under a barrel, you know the demographics of the U.S. Here are some key highlights from The Changing Demographics of America by Smithsonian. The changing demographics of the U.S. In addition, the study found that Executive Directors of color mostly lead local or regional organizations, not national organizations. Last year, I moderated a panel at Women in Green in Pasadena, CA.

Confessions from a Donor: I Didn’t Donate for 10 Years, but Now I’m a Sustainer.

Connection Cafe

Even though I get my news every morning from the great Morning Editions hosts, Steve Inskeep, Renee Montagne and David Greene and spend my days listening to This American Life, Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me and TED Radio hour, it’s never really crossed my mind to donate. It was created with one demographic in mind: Millennials. During NPR’s membership drives, national and local hosts create fun donation asks encouraging listeners to become donors. I have a confession.


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New Tax Law: Understanding the Impacts on Charities and Giving

ASU Lodestar Center

State and local income and property taxes are now limited to a $10,000 deduction. Limited deductions of state and local income and property taxes. State and local income and property taxes are now capped to a $10,000 deduction for those who itemize. This will especially have an effect for people who live in states that have high state and local taxes and a large real estate value, according to the Nonprofit Law Blog.

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Nonprofit Technology News: 2013 Year in Review

Tech Soup Blog

Green Technology. Younger people who are the most deeply engaged demographic on social media are likely to also use services like YouTube and also Twitter, Pinterest, Tumblr, and Instagram. If you’re like me and particularly like services that offer a Dropbox style local folder on your device which is mirrored in the cloud, those include: MediaFire , , Google Drive , and Microsoft SkyDrive.

Notes from Craigslist Foundation Nonprofit Boot Camp

Have Fun - Do Good

The next session I went to was Building the Local Green Economy presented by Kevin Danaher, co-founder of Global Exchange. It will be redesigned as a green building and have offices for like-minded nonprofits such as Global Exchange and Mother Jones , affordable housing, event space, a Green-mart showroom, retail space and a digital broadcasting studio. He also listed the following Green Economy Trends that are also available here : 1.

Sending Collections on the Road: Geocaching and Museums

Museum 2.0

commented that the demographic of people who are involved is much broader than you’d think, including lots of families looking for a fun, educational, free activity. Both attract locals and tourists who may travel out of their way for the thrill of collecting another place or experience. Each student would create a fist-sized sculpture piece (of recycled or renewable materials; the theme was "green") and the sculpture would get a Travel Bug tag with a unique serial number.

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