Bright Idea: United Against Poverty Orlando Created an Email Campaign to Engage Supporters

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The emails thanked sponsors, recognized top fundraisers they called the “Hand UP Hero” of the day, included links to donate, and always made a point to include information about their mission.

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

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" The event, Participation Camp, was organized by volunteers recently and sponsored, in part, by Forum One.Participation, as we discussed it, relates to lowering the.

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How You Can Help Haiti Relief Efforts

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Global Empowerment Mission has already deployed one ship full of supplies to Haiti and is continuing to raise funds to aid in their distribution efforts. By donating to this organization, you can sponsor St.

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Fundraisers That Work: Peer-to-Peer Fundraising for Faith-Based Nonprofits

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Sponsoring a Missionary. Hard as Nails is a Catholic nonprofit whose focus is on direct missions and youth empowerment. Looking for fundraisers that will work for your faith-based organization? Look no further than peer-to-peer fundraising!

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The Nonprofit Common Data Model as an Equity Tool

NTEN

Enter the Nonprofit Common Data Model (CDM) , originally stewarded by Microsoft as a founding creator and ongoing community sponsor. Download the 2020 Data Empowerment Report to learn how organizations manage data collection and security and what policies they have in place to manage them.

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Cause Camp 2021 Speaker Line-Up

NonProfit Hub

That means you’ll be able to chat with our speakers, sponsors, and other attendees, including our amazing host, Julia Campbell! It’s that time of year again, Cause Camp 2021 is just around the corner! On May 11th, 2021 join us for a virtual conference unlike any other.

Deanna Zandt: Share This! How You Will Change the World with Social Networking

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She works with groups to create and implement effective web strategies toward organizational goals of civic engagement and empowerment, and uses her background in linguistics, advertising, telecommunications and finance to complement her technical expertise. It was the power of people sharing the stories with one another that actually brought it to some sort of critical mass where mainstream media then took attention.

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4 Best Professional Development Practices for Nonprofits

NonProfit Hub

Sponsoring external opportunities is a great solution. Make sure it’s within the price range so you can sponsor as many as who want to participate in the program (or ask to see if there’s a group rate). . Nonprofit organizations are often pressed to do more with less.

You GaveBIG!

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Donors saw the value in giving yesterday – each dollar helped their favorite nonprofit score more of the $500,000 stretch pool provided by local sponsors and The Seattle Foundation. 17 hours, $3.5 The Seattle Foundation’s GiveBIG event yesterday was crazy! And we mean that in the best way! Thank You! We set a goal for $15,000 for the day, and were thrilled to beat it, coming in at $18,985.

And the 2013 Digital Storytelling Challenge Awards Go To.

Tech Soup Blog

First up are our awards selected by our panel of judges , hard-working digital storytelling experts who flexed their skills to pick strong stories to receive award donations from our sponsors. We've seen the potential for simple, community empowerment focused solutions to have a tremendous impact on some of the world's most pressing health and sustainability issues. DIG will receive a shiny new Lytro camera, thanks to our sponsors at Eventbrite with a value of $400.

NTC Day of Service 2011: The Art of Story Capture

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Event 360 was a sponsor for the Day of Service. The first shift of volunteers arrived on site at 7:00 am and we were given an orientation and an overview about how computer refurbishing can be an economic empowerment tool for the homeless and save the environment. Event 360 was a sponsor for the Day of Service.

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14LCS Idea Accelerator Pitches - Onward!

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Design solutions for collaboration, empowerment, global views, and self awareness. Modify and adapt 2-3 matchmaking apps like Tinder to democratize nonprofit to nonprofit, nonprofit to sponsor (for profits), nonprofits to consultants matches. [Photo credit: Idea Accelerator contestants high five after practicing their pitches at the Microsoft evening reception, Sept.

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Your Tweet Can Leverage A 10 Cent Donation to Care March 2-5th

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Last month, Joel Comm sponsored a Tweet-a-thon. I support empowerment of women worldwide with this tweet. I've been on Twitter since almost the beginning and have watched charitable giving and fundraising go from the edge to mainstream. Twitter is establishing itself as a charitable giving and cause marketing channel. .

Apps for Youth, By Youth

Tech Soup Blog

Our Time (Facebook) is a nonprofit dedicated to youth empowerment through the voting process. Victoria Walker, an 11-year-old from California, designed Rode Dog (coming to Android, iOs, and Windows Phone soon) at an AT&T-sponsored hackathon to stop texting and driving. As part of the Transforming Communities project, we had the opportunity to explore apps targeted toward youth as well as apps developed by youth.

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The Bold, Focused Ideas of Breakthrough Nonprofit Brands: Book Giveaway Winners Announced

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

While I faced a difficult decision culling winners from the forty focused initiatives described in the entries, I selected the following based on their innovative and courageous approaches to a variety of social issues, from new types of housing for the underserved, to animal welfare, to women’s empowerment. We will be looking for major sponsors to make this a long-term campaign that will extend to all areas of the island.

NTC Day of Service 2011: The Art of Story Capture

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Event 360 was a sponsor for the Day of Service. The first shift of volunteers arrived on site at 7:00 am and we were given an orientation and an overview about how computer refurbishing can be an economic empowerment tool for the homeless and save the environment. This year's Day of Service featured three different projects - a computer recycling project and installation of a wireless network in Washington, DC's largest homeless shelter and meal preparation at DC Central Kitchen.

Ode Magazine : Microjustice: Helping those who are excluded from the legal system

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In 2005, it hosted the Commission for the Legal Empowerment of the Poor , which found that more than 4 billion people live outside the legal framework of the modern state. The UN Development Programme (UNDP) is sponsoring microjustice-like projects in 10 countries to address the legal needs of the poor. This is another absolutely beautiful example of networks connecting. I love the ideas of Microfinance, now morphing into a microjustice movement.

Convio 2008 Innovator Awards

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Constituent Empowerment. Used TeamRaiser to recruit new sponsors and recuited 5,000 sponsors since 2005 and sponsored over 560 children. Each year, at the annual Convio Summit, Convio honors a few of their clients who have pushed the envelope with their online campaigns. Here are the results for the 2008 Innovator Awards: Advocacy campaign or program. Honorable Mention: National Parks Conservation Association. Winner: Freepress for their StopBigMedia.com campaign.

Making Your First Donor Retention Calendar, Step by Step

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Your Fundraising Career Empowerment Guide , was given a 5 star review by About.com. . Meanwhile, that grant needs to get written, that trade show with potential sponsors is next week and you’ve got to craft your pitch, and your big event is coming up in two months and there’s still so much to do!

Convio 2008 Innovator Awards - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

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Constituent Empowerment Honorable Mention: Sierra Club and American Cancer Society Winner: Children International Used TeamRaiser to recruit new sponsors and recuited 5,000 sponsors since 2005 and sponsored over 560 children. frogloop Home frogloop Home Receive monthly updates Subscribe to our RSS feed Follow frogloop on Twitter Most Popular Posts Social Network ROI Calculator Social Networking for Nonprofits: ROI, Tracking Tools and More "While Theyre Hot!"

Six New Games for Change: Check Out the Future of Gaming for Good

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The empowerment of girls in third world countries is a topic many corporate sponsors are looking to endorse. By Jeff Ramos, Community and Content Manager, Games for Change. For the first time, this year's Games for Change Festival created an opportunity for producers of games in development to get live feedback from leading game designers, educators, and funders on the main stage.

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How to Visualize Information and Help Change the World

Tech Soup Blog

" An example is a campaign sponsored by the Women Empowerment Program at the Hariri Foundation in Lebanon. So you want to change the world, and you know that using images and other visual content is an excellent way to convince people to support your cause. But what's the best approach to take? What should that visual content look like? What information should you include? How do you decide?

How to Visualize Information to Change the World for Better

Tech Soup Blog

" An example is a campaign sponsored by the Women Empowerment Program at the Hariri Foundation in Lebanon. So you want to change the world, and you know that using images and other visual content is an excellent way to convince people to support your cause. But what's the best approach to take? What should that visual content look like? What information should you include? How do you decide?

Empowering Refugees: Interview with Kjerstin Erickson of FORGE

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Erickson founded FORGE (Facilitating Opportunities for Refugee Growth and Empowerment) in 2003 when she was a 20 year-old junior studying public policy at Stanford University. The projects can range from preschools, to libraries and computer training centers, to women empowerment programs. He was the first person that we sponsored to our High School Education Program, and he was able to complete his education.

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The Move On Model: Inciting Visitor Social Action

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In 2006, the Aquarium sponsored a letter-writing campaign in the museum, giving visitors an opportunity to send postcards to the governor expressing support for the establishment of marine protected areas on California's central coast. People don't need empowerment to make a difference; they need vehicles for action. The Levine Museum model comes closer to the more nebulous "get engaged" empowerment goal of some museums, but does so by providing a practical tool for engagement.

The Global Fund for Women: An Interview with Kavita Ramdas

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KR: I think we all want to be able to get a sense of how the investments that we are making in women's leadership, in women's empowerment, and in women's real innovation around some of the world's most pressing challenges, whether that is HIV/AIDS, or whether it is violence against women, or whether it is economic underdevelopment, what kind of difference we are making. "I think there are many different ways in which you define leadership.

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Off the Mat, Into the World: An Interview with Seane Corn

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It really became a win-win for everyone, because I won't sponsor an organization, or a company unless they're willing to tie the money to a cause or crisis. Sixteen children were sponsored while we where there. "We want to support anyone who is interested in engagement, but we want to help them do it in a way that is healthy for them, creates community, and creates longevity, so that everyone wins, and no one gets burnt out or sick. That is not what service should be about.

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Alli Chagi-Starr, Art in Action/Ella Baker Center, Podcast Interview Transcription

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We produced somewhere around ten events and sponsored about ten events during that five day period to bring those issues to the forefront, so, "green jobs, not jails" and looking at eco-apartheid, as opposed to eco-equity, and had a lot of panels and different events. Today's Big Vision Podcast transcript is from an interview with arts activist, Alli Chagi-Starr. You can hear the orginal podcast on Gcast , Odeo or iTunes. Enjoy! Britt: Hi.

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