Countdown to the Leading Change Summit in San Francisco

SocialFish

Guest post by Joleen Ong, Marketing & Publications Director, NTEN. Launching this September 3-6 in San Francisco, LCS is not your typical conference with hundreds of workshops to choose from, and parties every night.

See You at NTC 2012 in San Francisco Next Week!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Next week should be officially be named “Nonprofit Techie Week” in San Francisco! I will be facilitating a panel discussion with: Amy Sample Ward, Membership Director, NTEN. Flickr Photo by Star Dust.

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You're invited to NTEN's inaugural Leading Change Summit in San Francisco

NTEN

After over a decade of convening our signature annual Nonprofit Technology Conference, we are excited to unveil and invite you to our inaugural Leading Change Summit in San Francisco on September 3-6. We hope to see you in San Francisco this September!

Top 5 reasons why you should attend the Leading Change Summit in San Francisco!

NTEN

Join NTEN as we launch this Summit on September 3-6 in San Francisco. We''re looking for nonprofit changemakers that hold positions in (but not limited to): Executive Leadership, and Directors/Managers of Marketing & Communications, Fundraising, and IT. The Early Bird registration deadline for the 2014 Leading Change Summit has been extended to July 31st! Between now and July 31st, we''re offering the lowest rates to you, our amazing community members!

QuickBooks Made Easy for Nonprofits: Live Seminars Coming to San Francisco, Honolulu, and Las Vegas

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup donor partner QuickBooks Made Easy is taking a 2-part live seminar on the road, making stops in San Francisco on April 22, Honolulu on April 24, and Las Vegas on May 8. Creating reports for your board of directors and for your accountant.

When Your Powers Combine: Why Nonprofit Mergers Should Not Be Feared

NonProfit Hub

More common is when one board of directors votes to dissolve and transfer its assets to another organization. The San Francisco Foundation and MAP Minnesota each published great, in-depth and comprehensive guides to facilitating a merger.

This Week’s Association Membership & Marketing Jobs

SocialFish

Reporting to the Director of Admission, the Enrollment Marketing Manager is responsible to develop, plan, and execute integrated communications and marketing plans that serve to promote program recruitment and support IHP strategic enrollment needs.

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Three Simple but Powerful Social Media for Nonprofits Tips

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Note from Beth: The Social Media for Nonprofits Conference is returning to San Francisco on October 11th. Guest Blog by Ritu Sharma, Co-Founder & Executive Director, Social Media for Nonprofits.

The Best Times To Post To Social Media: Introducing the Burrito Principle

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Note From Beth: Next month I’m lucky enough to be doing the keynote at Social Media for Nonprofits Conference in San Francisco to share some ideas from my book, “ Measuring the Networked Nonprofit ,” winner of the 2013 Terry McAdam Nonprofit book award.

Find an Awesome Nonprofit Tech Training Near You

Tech Soup Blog

San Francisco, California: Code for America Civic Hack Night. Seattle, Washington: King County Executive Director Forum. San Francisco, California: Code for America Civic Hack Night. San Francisco, California: Code for America Civic Hack Night.

New Benetech board member, Robert Wexler

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

He’s a principal at Adler & Colvin, San Francisco's top law firm specializing in nonprofit law. He has served as a board member and officer on several nonprofit boards and has donated his time for the Volunteer Legal Services Program of the Bar Association of San Francisco. Colvin Benetech Social Enterprise Alliance Wexler board of directors social enterprise Flexible purpose For Love or Lucre Social innovation Adler

Getting Social with Your Local Nonprofit Tech Community

Tech Soup Blog

Our **San Francisco** group curates a list of [tech for good experiences each month]([link] --> Upcoming NPTech Events. San Francisco, California: Code for America Civic Hack Night. Seattle, Washington: King County Executive Director Forum.

Free In-Person Events for Nonprofit Techies

Tech Soup Blog

San Francisco, California: Code for America Civic Hack Night. San Francisco, California: Let's Learn About Building a Stellar World! San Francisco, California: Code for America Civic Hack Night.

How the Global Mobile Revolution is Transforming Philanthropy

Connection Cafe

In the late 1990s, I worked as a communications director for a small international development organization in San Francisco.

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Why You Need a Mobile Ready Email Template

NetWits

This is a guest post by the talented Brett Meyer , Communications Director at the Nonprofit Technology Network. Make sure to check out their annual Nonprofit Technology Conference , taking place in San Francisco, April 3-5 2012.

A NetSquared Happy Holidays

Tech Soup Blog

Our San Francisco group curates a list of tech for good experiences each month. San Francisco, California: SFN2's 2015 Meet, Mingle, and Make Merry Holiday Happy Hour! San Francisco, California: Code for America Civic Hack Night. San Francisco, California: Code for America Civic Hack Night. Seattle, Washington: King County Executive Director Forum. San Francisco, California: Code for America Civic Hack Night.

Hot Association Jobs: November 10

SocialFish

Communications Manager – American Society on Aging – The American Society on Aging, a nationally renowned professional membership association located in San Francisco, announces an exciting opportunity for a Communications Manager.

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How A Small Nonprofit Effectively Used Facebook Ads

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I caught up with Christy Thomas, Marketing Administrator, and Annika Nonhebel, Education Director from Axis Dance Company , a participant in a capacity building program I designed called “ Becoming An Arts Networked Nonprofit.”

7 LGBT Tech Projects You Need to Know

Tech Soup Blog

Trans*H4ck is based in San Francisco, but has held events in Boston, Chicago, Oakland, Las Vegas, and more. This location-based apps helps users find LGBT-friendly healthcare providers, mental health specialists, and providers that specialize in transgender health in San Francisco.

Hot Nonprofit Marketing Jobs This Week – February 16

SocialFish

The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors and is responsible for the organization’s consistent achievement of its mission and financial objectives. Our open workspace in the heart of San Francisco encourages conversation and collaboration.

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Lean Impact Series: 10 Changemakers Using Lean Startup Methods For Greater Social Impact

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

To help us learn more about how to apply Lean Start Up ideas to nonprofit causes and organizations, Meg Rulli is the Social Media Director for Lean Impact and her colleagues will be contributing a regular blog post covering different aspects of the Lean Impact practices.

Celebrate Community Storytelling

Tech Soup Blog

And presenting the Lytro Camera for best photo entry is Lisa Rose, executive director at PhotoPhilanthropy. The time to gala, glitz, and glam with industry leaders, talented techies, and a few of your favorite TechSoup staffers is almost here!

How Can My Nonprofit Get Started with Measurable Advocacy?

Connection Cafe

Others still measure by the number of letters mailed to editors of major newspapers and periodicals that are published as commentary or whether a newspaper publishes an op-ed from a nonprofit organization’s CEO or Executive Director. San Francisco, California, United States: Jossey-Bass. [3]

6 Nonprofit Technology Takeaways and One Killer Find from #12NTC

NetWits

It’s been a few days since I returned from the Nonprofit Technology Conference (#12NTC) hosted by NTEN in San Francisco, CA. The Director of Idealware Laura Quinn delivered a popular session titled Affordable Program Delivery Through Mobile Phones.

Is There a Community of #Tech4Good Activists Waiting for You?

Tech Soup Blog

San Diego: 7,000 potential members. San Antonio: 4,000 potential members. San Francisco, California: Mobile Apps for Change Demo Day. San Francisco, California: Code for America Civic Hack Night. San Francisco, California: Code for America Civic Hack Night.

4 Grant Writing Tips to Bolster Relationships with Foundations

NonProfit Hub

Jeff Kutash, the executive director of the Peter Kiewit Foundation in Omaha, Neb, deals with grants on a daily basis. Prior to taking the executive position at the Peter Kiewit Foundation, Kutash worked as a managing director for FSG, a San Francisco based consulting firm, providing assistance to nonprofits and other charitable foundations around the world. Grant writing is a time-consuming process.

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TechSoup Local Impact Map Profile: Nonprofits Back to School — In Brazil

Tech Soup Blog

She grew up in Central America, studied in France, and is a graduate of San Francisco State University. Now that TechSoup’s Local Impact Map has officially launched , let's discover one of great new organizations featured there.

RIP: Rob Stuart, Godfather of the NpTech Movement

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The last time I saw him was in 2009 in San Francisco at the NTC. I just learned that Rob passed away , leaving behind a wife and two daughters. Rob Stuart shared my birthday, Jan. But we also shared more than that – the nonprofit technology field. Rob was the godfather.

NTEN and National Volunteer Week

NTEN

Down in NTEN South (AKA San Francisco, CA), Membership Director, Megan Keane, joined a group of One Brick volunteers to clean up after San Francisco Friends of the Library 's Spring Book Sale. The sale raised over $200,000 for San Francisco libraries, and the leftover boxes of books made a new home at a local thrift shop in a rural area of Eugene, Oregon, that has limited access to library and book services. This week is National Volunteer Week !

Social Media for Nonprofits Conference Series Launches in SF

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

On June 29, I’ll be participating at conference in San Francisco called Social Media for Nonprofits that launches a seven-city conference event focusing on answering the question: “How can resource-strapped community-based organizations seize the opportunities presented by this new landscape?&#. San Francisco.

What If Your Fitbit Could Also Track Your Environmental Footprint?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The campaign directors from around the world has converged in San Francisco for an annual staff retreat. Here is pic of super cool blue band @fitbit that CEO @parkjames wears. Not commercially available #atlantichealth pic.twitter.com/5vE4aEvk4i.

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Blogging Team: Growing Social Impact in a Networked World

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

John Esterle, Executive Director, The Whitman Institute. Paula Goldman, Director, Omidyar Network. Mary Manuel, Managing Director, McKay Foundation. Stephanie McAuliffe, Director Organizational Effectiveness, The David and Lucile Packard Foundation. Guest Blogging Team.

Crafting Calm for Creativity and Contemplation

Have Fun - Do Good

Shannon is an interfaith minister, spiritual director, workshop and retreat facilitator, and lifelong crafter whose passion is exploring the relationship between creativity and spirituality.

From Mine to Ours - Sharing Ownership of Our Expansion: Introducing Abbott Square, Part 8

Museum 2.0

I hired a development director whose primary focus was the capital campaign. First, our Development Director moved on from the MAH when the campaign wrapped up. Intersection is a San Francisco-based arts organization I had long admired.

Start Your September with New Tech Skills

Tech Soup Blog

Our **San Francisco** group curates a list of [tech for good experiences each month]([link] --> Upcoming Tech4Good Events. San Francisco, California: Code for America Civic Hack Night. Seattle, Washington: King County Executive Director Forum.

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Have you written your Humanize review yet?

SocialFish

There are many good reviews on Amazon already, but here are some of our favorite blog reviews: Danny Brown, Director of Retention and Social Media at Jugnoo, Inc. ” John Stepper , Managing Director, Deutsche Bank, New York City, NY.

Women Who Tech Around the World

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

” Using a webinar and conference call platform, we were able to bring in participants from San Francisco, Rwanda, Kenya, Algeria, Tunisia, and Egypt. Next we heard from Dr. Wanjiru Kamau-Rutenberg is Founder and Executive Director of Akili Dada and based in Kenya.

Creating a Community Resource Guide for Visitacion Valley

Tech Soup Blog

I spoke with Curt Yagi, the executive director of ROCK, about how the guide came about and the collaborative work that went into it. A neighborhood guide had never been done before in Visitacion Valley, much less any other neighborhood in San Francisco.

Online Community Meetup Recap: Engaging Voters with Social Media

Tech Soup Blog

Two weeks before the 2011 San Francisco municipal elections, mayoral candidate David Chiu. They created a campaign video spoofing the new film “ Moneyball ,” which the Huffington Post San Francisco called “the most entertaining campaign commercial yet.

Care2 Impact Prize -- Help Pick a Nonprofit Hero

Frogloop

The prize will be awarded on April 5th at the Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) in San Francisco, during the awards luncheon hosted by our partners at NTEN. There's a special brotherhood (and sisterhood) that prevails in the nonprofit sector, and great respect for our heroes.