Free In-Person Events for Nonprofit Techies

Tech Soup Blog

Every month, our meetup leaders host free in-person events in 60 cities. Activists and community leaders will see and be given the opportunity to present on successful uses of technology for social change. Upcoming Events. Washington, DC: DC Action Data Sprint. event

Nonprofits Live: Great Presentations on August 26

Tech Soup Blog

Join us HERE for Nonprofits Live: Great Presentations at 10am PT on August 26. Click HERE to join Nonprofits Live: Great Presentations. Are you looking for secrets to giving great presentations? Pacific time will explore great presentations.

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Mr. Jim Goes to Washington (and New York, and Nairobi, and Seoul, and Kampala, and Boston…)

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Even if all you do is spent two minutes in the lobby of the hotel where CGI is held, you have plenty of meetings and events to attend. And much more… Washington, D.C. Even in the tough fiscal environment in Washington, we get good hearings from both Republicans and Democrats.

Nonprofits Live: Great Presentations on August 26

Tech Soup Blog

Are you looking for secrets to giving great presentations? Pacific time will explore great presentations. Expect an hour rich with resources, ideas, secrets from the experts, and links to great technology tools offering everything you need to give a great presentation.

NetSquared Community Events: Get Safer Online

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup’s NetSquared groups are helping to keep the scary away with a series of online privacy and security events this October. Upcoming Events. This roundup of face-to-face nonprofit tech events includes meetups from NetSquared , NTEN’s Tech Clubs , and HandsOn Tech.

Video and Recap of Our 2011 Connector Award Event

GroundWire

To honor the incredible work in our community, we are starting a new tradition of presenting one of our partners with the Groundwire Connector Award for Engagement Leadership. The first recipient of this award is the Washington Trails Association.

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

Tech Soup Blog

As of January 25, there are 40,000 nonprofit members attending free tech networking events and workshops in 75 cities. Keep reading for a roundup of upcoming events or search the directory. Start a NetSquared group. --> Upcoming Tech4Good Events. Seattle, Washington.

The 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

As this collection of fantastic conferences continues to grow, we'll be updating event details like ticket prices and event hashtags - you're welcome! DMA / Washington, DC / Not available. Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) / Washington, DC / Not available.

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Thousands of nonprofit pros rely on our annual Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar to discover skill-building, strategy-slaying, network-enhancing nonprofit events. Did your event make the list? Independent Sector / Washington, DC / $1,625. ARNOVA / Washington, DC / $380.

How to Get 1300 Advocates to Capitol Hill [HINT: It’s more than just practice]

Connection Cafe

The phrase oft appears in emails, social media posts and is ever-present in web copy. It’s printed on t-shirts , verbalized in training sessions and is nigh inescapable in PowerPoint presentations. “ Use your voice.”

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Upcoming Conference Roundup (February - March 2012)

Frogloop

With the new year in full swing, we're looking forward to all the great events that are coming up this year by refreshing our own 2012 Conferences calendar. Here you'll find a list of upcoming events that are sure to be buzzing with cause-minded folks. Dane Grams will be making his Care2 speaking debut at the DMA Washington Nonprofit Conference, on a panel called Follow that Donor! Will you be attending any of these events? Is there a great event we've overlooked?

Beaconfire culture featured in Washington Post | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

06/28/2010: User Expectations and Interface Response Times 06/16/2010: Making the most of conference hashtags: A tool for presenters 06/08/2010: Beaconfire Survey: Seductive Interactions 06/08/2010: Emailing with Convio – Testing Conditional Content 06/07/2010: Goin’ Barefoot?

Eight Social Justice and Advocacy Conferences You Must Attend

Frogloop

Ok so technically this is not a conference, but it's going to be a fantastic event for the nonprofit community. If so, this event is for you! Place: FHI360, Vista Room 1825 Connecticut Avenue Northwest Washington, DC 20009. Nonprofit EventsThere are so many great conferences coming up for the nonprofit community. With so little free time on your hands, it can be challenging to figure out which ones you must attend in May and June. Check out our top picks below.

Conferences and Presentations

Museum 2.0

Upcoming events: November 14, 2008 - opening speaker at Kom je Ook?

Activating the Generation of Do-Gooders: MCON 2016

Connection Cafe

This year’s event is three days of top-notch speakers, panelists, events and networking opportunities designed to put you in the right room with the right people to help you launch or grow your cause like never before. MCON 2016 is located at the National Geographic campus in the heart of Washington, D.C. The content in this year’s event is focused around eight themes: Inclusive entrepreneurship. The politics & events.

Washington Post: Listserv use soars | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

06/28/2010: User Expectations and Interface Response Times 06/16/2010: Making the most of conference hashtags: A tool for presenters 06/08/2010: Beaconfire Survey: Seductive Interactions 06/08/2010: Emailing with Convio – Testing Conditional Content 06/07/2010: Goin’ Barefoot? Skip to content Clients Services Portfolio About Us Contact Blog Home > Blog Recent Posts 07/16/2010: The Wisdom of the Old Spice Man 07/12/2010: Is your online campaign going to succeed?

Recap: 2012 Connector Award Event

GroundWire

Last night we held our second annual Connector Award Event. This year, we presented the Connector Award to the San Francisco-based organization Alliance for Climate Education (ACE). laughs) -Jon Stahl, long-time former staffer in the event video about Groundwire.

Lessons Learned From Social Fundraising Contests

Frogloop

A new report is out today that explores the impact of Give to the Max Day: Greater Washington , which was held for the first time in November. There are some great takeaways for nonprofits thinking abut social fundraising and communities considering organizing giving day events of their own. How Giving Contests Can Strengthen Nonprofits and Communities , authored by Geoff Livingston, was commissioned by the Case Foundation and presented in conjunction with Razoo.

Webinar: Multichannel Strategies to Convert Online-Acquired Supporters into Donors

Frogloop

Join us for this live online event as we share best practices from our base of 1,000+ nonprofit clients who use Care2′s 23 million member online community of “do-gooders” as a source of new donors. Care2 Webinars Nonprofit Events Online Fundraising

Live Streaming Video for Nonprofits

Idealware

For example, in the legal aid world (my community), live streaming video allows legal aid offices to hold public outreach events or offer clinics where people can speak privately with an attorney across the state about an individual legal issue.

Social Media for Social Good e-Book Version Now Available for Download!

Nonprofit Tech for Good

I was overwhelmed with the daily responsibilities of working and paying the bills, and taking three months off from presenting webinars (thus no income!) View: Event details, training agenda, and registration information. 1/19 :: Washington, DC. I tell ya.

Social Media for Nonprofits Launches Its Second Series of Global Conferences

Tech Soup Blog

Check out our new website featuring a video of Guy Kawasaki’s keynote speech in San Francisco, or follow us on Facebook or Twitter to stay tuned, and here’s our schedule of upcoming events: Toronto, Ontario – June 26. Washington, DC – October TBA. Event Marketing Running Your Organization Social Networking Using the Web and Internet Web 2.0 This post is by guest blogger Ritu Sharma, who is the executive director of Social Media for Nonprofits.

2011 Nonprofit Technology Conference – Community-Driven Social Impact

Amy Sample Ward

Location : Washington DC. Participants will walk away with a set of guiding principles and tactics to develop media, events and activities that encourage connections and local leadership among your stakeholders to increase your organizational reach and impact. This session will include a presentation, discussion and small group scenarios. presentation Presentations from 2011 11ntc community driven social impact ntc nten social by socialDate : March 18, 2011.

[PREVIEW] Top Nonprofit Conferences of Spring 2016

EveryAction

Why not celebrate the start of spring with some terrific nonprofit events? This selection includes events from across the U.S. some of these brilliant nonprofit events going on this spring. Where: Washington, DC. Looking for events through spring and beyond?

The Deep Learning When Nonprofit Techies Get Together

Tech Soup Blog

There are NetSquared groups in 50 cities who are dedicated to holding events for their local nonprofit technology communities. This roundup of face-to-face nonprofit tech events includes meetups from NetSquared , NTEN’s Tech Clubs , and HandsOn Tech. netsquared event

Where's the Care2 Team in October 2011?

Frogloop

Our next few conferences are presented by several nonprofit software providers you've probably heard of: Blackbaud, Convio, and Engaging Networks. Connect with our team before (or after) these events. Are we missing a great event this month? Event Dates Who's Going What We're Doing. American Public Health Association Annual Meeting & Exposition Washington, DC. Conferences Nonprofit EventsFall has arrived! And so has our October conference schedule.

You can attend the 2011 Nonprofit Technology Conference without leaving your desk

GroundWire

The 2011 Nonprofit Technology Conference is happening March 17-19 in Washington, D.C., You'll be able to ask session presenters your questions, live (if not in-person). And, of course, you'll have access to all of the recordings long after the event (with the exception of the opening keynote, Dan Heath, which will not be recorded.). What would a technology conference be without an online version so people can play at home?

This Hidden PowerPoint Feature Made Me Weep Tears of Joy

Idealware

I’m getting ready to present a webinar on Thursday (it’s about Website Trends – you should join us). The problem is, unlike an in-person presentation, when I’m leading a webinar I can’t see the Speaker Notes in my PowerPoint slides.

BIG SOCIALFISH ANNOUNCEMENT

SocialFish

We are super excited to announce that we are establishing a joint venture with CommPartners , a long-established company in the association industry that focuses on online education programs, knowledge communities and multimedia events for associations.

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Locking in High-Level Commitments

Connection Cafe

You market your cause, organization and events using an array of tools, including email, social media, direct mail, even cold calls. Take advantage of this by encouraging networking and interaction as best you can before you begin a formal presentation. Author: Guest Blogger.

Tech@State – Civil Society 2.0: Reflections on Networked Nonprofits and Free Agents

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Last week, I was honored to lead a “networked discussion&# about the Networked Nonprofit and working with free agents in Washington, DC at the State Department’s “ Tech@State Civil Society 2.0 &# Event. View more presentations from Beth Kanter.

Catch us at the 2008 Bridge Conference | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

06/28/2010: User Expectations and Interface Response Times 06/16/2010: Making the most of conference hashtags: A tool for presenters 06/08/2010: Beaconfire Survey: Seductive Interactions 06/08/2010: Emailing with Convio – Testing Conditional Content 06/07/2010: Goin’ Barefoot? Beaconfire VP & Co-Founder Michael Cervino will be presenting Micro Campaign Sites and Communication Integration on Thursday, July 24 from 10:30 am – noon.

How To Put Social Fundraising On Steroids: Community Giving Days

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

View more presentations from Beth Kanter. A significant outreach campaign to raise awareness of the nonprofit community and the local event. How To Marry Social Media with Fundraising.

Nonprofits Who are Making A Difference Through Play

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

We’ll share some of these case studies below, but for more, check out these projects and learn more about the people behind them at the Games for Change Festival ( [link] ), NYC’s largest gaming event that convenes the social change community and game makers, next month (April 22-24 & 26).

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What the Inauguration Taught Me About Live Events

Museum 2.0

The experience was the culmination of an election season of escalating intersection between produced events and social media. This enhanced the sense of connecting to other people and their experience of the event. This isn't true of most live events.

5 Ways Nonprofits Can Use Text Messages

Tech Soup Blog

The text presented students with a game-like scenario in which students were bullying, or being bullied, or watching someone being bullied. Promote Fundraising Events via Text. If you think text message (SMS) marketing is only for businesses, think again.

6 Ways Nonprofits Learn from Affordable Losses or Little Bets To Improve Impact

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Everyone is welcome to present something on x topic related to something that didn’t work. Nobody is forced to present. Presenters must wear the provided hot-pink feather boa. This will help make the presentations less like speeches…and more silly.

Make Your Nonprofit Board Meetings Magical

BoardAssist

Ideas include financial literacy training, fundraising discussions, or a presentation about a political or economic issue that affects your organization. Since 2002, Bob has been executive director of the Jovid Foundation in Washington, DC.

9 Sessions You Can’t Miss at #bbcon 2016!

Connection Cafe

Like thousands of other fundraisers, I’ll be attending BBCON in Washington DC this week. I’m excited to present 2 sessions, work the expo, network and expand my knowledge about our amazing industry (it’s the best isn’t it?). If you run any kind of peer to peer event, then this is the session for you. It focuses on how to use pre and post event communications to build lifelong event supporters.

Better Together: Conference for Nonprofits from Blackbaud

Amy Sample Ward

Location : Washington, DC, USA. Related Links : Event information. Tags: 2010 presentation blackabaud conference socialmedia Date : October 20-22nd, 2010. Topic : What’s the True Value of Social Media? Description : Everywhere you turn there are tons of great stories about organizations doing wonderful things online to build communities and engage their supporters through Social Media. But what is it all for?