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


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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Join Us: Measuring the Networked Nonprofit Book Events in Washington, DC

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Next week, KD Paine and I will be doing several public events in Washington, DC and online. Please join us! October 23, 2012 at 10 am PST/1:00 PM EST. Workshop: Washington, DC Foundation Center. Evening Book Discussion and Networking Event.

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Greater Washington Give to the Max Day Training Event

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The training event, which will be live streamed starting at 9:00 am , will feature fundraising and social media gurus Katya Andresen, Danielle Brigida, Tracy Equality Viselli, Jocelyn Harmon and more. and one of the most highly anticipated cultural events in the nation.

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Free In-Person Events for Nonprofit Techies

Tech Soup Blog

Every month, our meetup leaders host free in-person events in 60 cities. Upcoming Events. This roundup of face-to-face nonprofit tech events includes meetups from NetSquared , NTEN's Tech Clubs , HandsOn Tech , DataKind , and more. Washington, DC: DC Action Data Sprint.

How Online Fundraising, Gamification and Social Media Helped Raise over $2 Million Dollars in One Day


Which is why Giving Day’s like Give to the Max Day: Greater Washington deserve a closer look. One-day fundraising events (i.e. Using the Razoo platform, Give to the Max Day: Greater Washington’s online fundraising focus produced some very respectable results.

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[DC AREA EVENT] 2015 Future of Associations


Following a successful “ What Got You Here ” event in March exploring themes around transformation in the association sector, Ann Yoders of AEY Marketing & Research Consulting is pleased to offer the next event in “2015 Future of Associations” event series.

Get Fundraising Tips at a NetSquared Community Event

Tech Soup Blog

Your local NetSquared group is here to help with free, in-person events being held across the U.S. Orlando's October event explores donation platforms for Giving Tuesday , and in Vancouver, the focus will be on creating effective matching donation campaigns. Upcoming Events.

Free Office 365 Events Coming to a City Near You

Tech Soup Blog

Turns out, we're offering some free events in October and November that will do just that. TechSoup and Tech Impact are teaming up to do a series of free one-day events for charities and libraries in October and November called Office 365 Forums. All of the events go from 9:30 a.m.

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.

NetSquared October Event Preview

Tech Soup Blog

Last month was a monster for NetSquared - we held 48 events during Social Media September , including 14 workshops and nine social media surgeries. October’s NetSquared Events. With 32 events planned (so far) for the month, there’s probably an event near you!

Upcoming Nonprofit Events to Check Out


It''s finally gotten really hot in DC and across the country, so you may be less than thrilled at the thought of walking around looking at community bulletins boards for the latest events. It''s just as easy to miss great events spread across the web. That''s why we''ve compiled a list of a few upcoming events and webinars you won''t want to miss. Washington, DC. Washington, DC.

Maximizing Meetings: 3 M’s to Make Event Committee Meetings Meaningful

NonProfit Hub

She leads the Events Strategy Team at Ashley|Rountree and Associates —a nonprofit consulting firm based in Louisville, Kentucky. Tammy has managed events for more than 23 years in major markets such as Los Angeles, Nashville, Boston and Washington, DC, and has managed more than 75 special events in her career. She also executed the largest, non-political gala in DC raising nearly $3 million with one event. _. Tammy Moloy is a guest contributor for Nonprofit Hub.

A Few Good Tools for Event Registration (Updated!)


color:black">These days, most event participants expect to be able to register for events online. color:black">The venue for your upcoming event has been booked. Sure—but these days, most event participants expect to register online, which means you’ll need software that accepts online payments and helps you manage attendee information. Event registration means different things to different organizations. Eventbrite does not charge for free events.

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What Does a NetSquared Event Look Like?

Tech Soup Blog

But perhaps you're leery about attending an event because you're not quite sure what it will be like. Describing NetSquared events is difficult, because each one focuses on a different topic and has a unique flavor set by the organizing team. netsquared event

NYC Book Events: Oct. 11 and Oct 12 and A Few Reviews

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Earlier this week, KD Paine and I started our “ Measuring the Networked Nonprofit ,” book tour with solo and duo events in Boston and Rhode Island. Beth and KD at the Boston Tweetup organized by Joselin Mane.

Five Ways to Become a Better Fundraising Professional

Connection Cafe

Attend one local networking event or conference each quarter. Participate in other fundraising events as often as you can. I can’t stress enough that participating in other fundraising events is the best learning experience anyone at a non-profit can have.

Six Social Media Week Events to Check Out


Give to the Max Day: Greater Washington raised $2,017,196 with 17,838 donations for over 1,000 nonprofits in the DC, suburban Maryland, and northern Virginia areas. In social media, this event generated over 8,000 tweets using the #give2max hashtag and daylong trending in the Washington region. talking about rate (1,716 of the total 1,726) rolling into days after the event. So what’s the secret to this event’s success?

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- The Washington Post

AFP Blog

- The Washington Post : The 36-hour hackathon, held last March in the District, was organized by the recently incorporated nonprofit DataKind that looks to match nonprofits with data experts to help improve the work of charities. An environmental foundation learned to use Google analytics and other software tools to understand the effectiveness of its national volunteer event

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Washington, DC: Book Launch Events

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

We were in Washington, DC on Thursday and Friday for our book tour for The Networked Nonprofit to celebrate with live and virtual events hosted by the Case Foundation and Chronicle of Philanthropy. Book Party in at the Case Foundation: Who Has Their Hands on the Book.

Our Fall Campaign! First-time donors get matched 3:1! Win tickets to our Connector Award Event!


Next week, Groundwire is holding its First Annual Connector Award Event, celebrating the incredible work of Washington Trails Association with a keynote address by Outdoor Afro's Rue Mapp. Any gift of $20 or more during the Fall Campaign will be eligible for matching funds and you'll ALSO be entered to win two VIP tickets (worth $350 each) to the Connector Award Event on November 9 in Seattle.

Net2Local November Event Preview

Tech Soup Blog

November’s Net2Local Events. With 50 groups world-wide there’s probably an event near you! Toronto, Canada: Taking Events to the Next Level with Tech: How to Think like an Event Manager. Washington, DC: NetSquared DC Happy Hour. Event Reports.

Colleges are going online to crowdsource donations, and they’re raising millions - The Washington Post

AFP Blog

Colleges are going online to crowdsource donations, and they’re raising millions - The Washington Post : "The small liberal arts school in Massachusetts did it without bombarding alumni with phone calls, sending out a batch of mailers or soliciting donations for seats at a gala event. Instead, school leaders turned to, a Washington, D.C.-based

30 Days of NetSquared Events

Tech Soup Blog

Net2Local organizers hold regular events connecting the nonprofit and technology communities. January Events. Washington, DC NetSquared Meetup. Washington, DC: NetSquared DC. Event NetSquared tsevent What has NetSquared got planned for the next month?

Use Social Media to Boost Success for Events and Conferences


For these associations, social networking can be used to encourage attendance and cull new attendees for these events, which are often a crucial revenue source. This deeper engagement with your association and fellow members will inevitably build momentum for your in-person events. As 80% of members engage more regularly on your association's social platform, many of them will consider taking the next step in their engagement by attending in-person meetings or events.


NetSquared's November Community Events for Nonprofit Techies

Tech Soup Blog

Every month TechSoup's NetSquared community organizers volunteer to bring free (or low cost) nonprofit technology events and workshops to more than 50 cities. If you want to network with your peers or love to learn at live, in-person events, then NetSquared is the place for you!

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.

Measuring the Networked Nonprofit: October Book Tour – Events

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Washington DC (Oct. Book Discussion and Evening Networking Event. Stay tuned for details about virtual events taking place and events taking place in November and December.

WHAT A GUY! - Association Bisnow - Washington

AFP Blog

Association Bisnow - Washington: "Over 100 execs (and another 5,000 watching online) descended on Venable's offices for Buzz2009, to hear the former Apple leader tout Twitter, at an event sponsored by SmartBrief and SocialFish. WHAT A GUY! Guy recommends associations use Twitter to advertise and push agendas, which means first gaining many followers by posting interesting content, not 'what are

Mr. Jim Goes to Washington (Again)

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

As part of the large national award we received from the Department of Education, we are spending a lot more time in Washington. I talk to lots of folks: congressional staff, members of Congress, folks at the Department of Education, the publishers, disability activists and so on.

Weekly Event Round-Up (Sept. 22-28)


In this weekly roundup, you''ll find the full list of NTEN events, opportunities, and deadlines for participation. Whether it''s in-person events such as NTEN Labs or 501 Tech Clubs , online Communities of Practice or webinars , or deadlines for contributing content or applications - this weekly round up has you covered. Also, are you attending an NPTech-related event this month? Community local events nten

NetSquared Events to Cure Your Social Media Ailments

Tech Soup Blog

NetSquared events come in all shapes and sizes, and we love them all! Join us in Naples, Florida for a Twitter-focused event , a Vancouver social media tune-up with Hootsuite , or a social media surgery in Cambridge or Birmingham. Upcoming Events. Social and Networking Event.

Start Your September with New Tech Skills

Tech Soup Blog

Then join one of more than 80 upcoming events happening in cities across the globe. NetSquared Vancouver** shares [slides and videos]([link] from their November event. * Every month our global network of community organizers hosts Tech4Good events in more than 70 cities. event

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Get Help in Telling the Story of Your Nonprofit's Impact

Tech Soup Blog

We know that good stories power fundraising and marketing, so join one of our free events to discover powerful case studies and connect with digital storytelling experts in your community. Upcoming Tech4Good Events. Seattle, Washington: Mission-Driven Website Planning Workshop.

Mark Your Calendars – SUMMER SOLSTICE 2017


Come to The Solar Foundation ’s seventh annual Summer Solstice event on June 22, 2017 in Washington, DC! Hogan Lovells, LLP, 555 13th St NW, Washington, DC. This fundraiser brings together partners, allies, and friends to enjoy a beautiful summer night in Washington, D.C.

Telling Your Story: NetSquared #Storymakers2017 Workshops for Nonprofits

Tech Soup Blog

Upcoming Tech4Good Events. This roundup of face-to-face nonprofit tech events includes meetups from NetSquared , NTEN's Tech Clubs , and other awesome organizations. Check each month that there are events in each region, and comment out the un-necessary regions. event

Find an Awesome Nonprofit Tech Training Near You

Tech Soup Blog

Our volunteer community leaders are holding free events across the US (and the globe). Check out the [blog]([link] to get a taste of our grassroots community. * **Katharine Bierce** recorded her recent [tech and philanthropy panel]([link]. --> Upcoming Tech4Good Events. event

How Community Engagement Helped DC Area Nonprofits Raise $2M


Last week, I had the privilege to serve as General Manager of Give to the Max Day: Greater Washington , an online fundraising event that raised $2 million for 1200 local nonprofits from almost 18,000 donors. Emailed and prepared their supporters 2 weeks before the event.

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Groundwire’s Fall Event: The Connector Award and Rue Mapp of Outdoor Afro


This year, Groundwire will honor the Washington Trails Association with our first annual Connector Award--Groundwire's Engagement Leadership Award--in recognition of their work using online tools to get people offline, outdoors, and connected to nature. Please join us at Benaroya Hall, downtown Seattle on the evening of Wednesday, November 9 at our First Annual Connector Award Event. You are connected. Three simple words.

NetSquared Local Events: Week of July 15, 2013

Tech Soup Blog

This Week’s NetSquared Events. With meetups in 50 cities there’s probably an event near you! Washington, DC: DC Real Estate 2.0 - Leveraging Online Tools, Creating Community. Event NetSquared tsevent

Popular Facebook app: All talk, little cash - Washington Post-

AFP Blog

Popular Facebook app: All talk, little cash - Washington Post- "But it turns out that approach doesn't always work. The Facebook application Causes, hugely popular among nonprofit organizations seeking to raise money online, has been largely ineffective in its first two years, trailing direct mail, fundraising events and other more traditional methods of soliciting contributions".