The Consortium of Florida Education Foundations Announces Partnership with Qgiv Digital Fundraising Platform

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The Consortium of Florida Education Foundations (the Consortium) and Qgiv are partnering together to help education foundations throughout the state of Florida!

5 Reasons to Book a Cruise from Florida

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If someone said to you, “Hey, check out these cruises from Florida.” Do you know much about Florida at all? The post 5 Reasons to Book a Cruise from Florida appeared first on PhreeSite.com. ” What would be your reaction? Would you jump at the chance?

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3 South Florida Nonprofits Sucessfully Fundraising Amid COVID-19

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Below I’ve compiled three great examples of nonprofit organizations in South Florida fundraising successfully amid COVID-19: 1. Erica holds a BSBA in Marketing from the University of Central Florida. “What if we offend people by asking for donations right now?” . “We

Heart of Florida United Way Uses Office 365 to Gain Some Peace of Mind

TechImpact

Disaster recovery is a critical part of computing for many nonprofits, but for the Heart of Florida United Way, based in Orlando, the threat of hurricanes and other heavy storms made it even more important. The organization served over 347,500 Floridians last year in a wide range of philanthropic efforts, and that work is only … Continued The post Heart of Florida United Way Uses Office 365 to Gain Some Peace of Mind appeared first on Tech Impact.

How We Helped a Florida Nonprofit Triple Its Giving Day Goal

Achieve

Big Dog Ranch Rescue, the largest no-kill shelter in Southeastern Florida, sought Achieve’s expertise in reaching their goal of raising. 50,000. on the 24-hour online giving day, Great Give 2017.

Florida State University to Launch 'The Great Give'

AFP Blog

Florida State University to Launch 'The Great Give' : Tallahassee, FL -- Florida State University will launch its first exclusively virtual campaign starting at 9 a.m. 24, 1851, signing of the charter to create the academic institution that would become Florida State University on Monday, Jan. The Great Give is a 36-hour online giving campaign that will involve the entire campus and community in supporting FSU. The Great Give will run through Tuesday, Jan. 24, at 9 p.m.,

Social Media and Fundraising: The Florida Aquarium ? AFP Suncoast Blog

AFP Blog

Social Media and Fundraising: The Florida Aquarium  AFP Suncoast Blog : The truly exciting bit is that coverage of major gifts could be used in all sorts of ways with the digital display. Major donors could be interviewed, benefits touted and pictures displayed. Mark couldn’t resist another benefit of the digital donor recognition board – revenue! When the Aquarium hosts events the board can be rented out. Plug and play makes it all possible

Nonprofits prepare for a share of broadband stimulus funds - South Florida Business Journal:

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Nonprofits prepare for a share of broadband stimulus funds - South Florida Business Journal:: "With $7.2 billion of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act allocated to provide broadband access to unserved and underserved populations across the nation, the region’s nonprofits are scrambling to bring a share to South Florida

Eco-blogs target younger generations in South Florida | theledger.com

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Eco-blogs target younger generations in South Florida | theledger.com: "Eco-blogs target younger generations in South FloridaBy BRIDGET CAREYThe Miami HeraldMIAMIRebecca Carter has a mission: raise awareness of local, green-minded organizations through one Web destination.Last year, she launched her blog, greenerMIAMI.com, and now it's beginning to blossom as the go-to destination for green.

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The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

AFP Florida Caucus / St. Planet Philanthropy is the annual statewide conference presented by the Association of Fundraising Professionals Florida Caucus. It's finally here! If you loved our 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar get ready for our new, improved, and updated 2019 calendar! We've searched far and wide for the best and brightest nonprofit conferences from all around the country! These conferences range in size, location, and topic.

7 Nonprofits Fighting for Immigrant Rights

EveryAction

Florida Immigrant Coalition. The Florida Immigrant coalition is part of an alliance of 62 member organizations. There are nearly 800,000 people protected under Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). DACA paved the way for these children of immigrants to obtain work authorization and relief from deportation, enabling them to go on to universities and build careers and families. With the announcement of DACA’s repeal, the program has stopped accepting new applications.

The latest Covid-19 Resources for Nonprofits

Blue Fox

Focus On: Leadership, Funding, Positiveness and Re-Engaging Your Organization As some states like our home base of Florida begin to re-open, nonprofit teams are putting their minds together to draw a new map for the future.

10 Awesome LGBTQ Organizations You Should Support This Pride Month

EveryAction

From Equality Florida to Freedom Oklahoma to Basic Rights Oregon, we amplify the power of the state-based LGBTQ movement. June is observed as LGBTQ Pride month to commemorate the June 1969 Stonewall Riots and celebrate the vibrant and diverse LGBTQ community.

Nucleus named data analytics solution of the Association Laboratory Research Alliance

Gravitate

Florida SAE. Gravitate Solutions is pleased to report that Nucleus has been named the official data analytics solution for the Association Laboratory Research Alliance.

Rescuing Wildlife and Mastering Fundraising during COVID-19: Busch Wildlife Sanctuary

DipJar

Busch Wildlife Sanctuary in Jupiter, FL has been dedicated to the protection and conservation of Florida’s wildlife and natural resources since 1983. The Sanctuary is a way for the community to learn about Florida’s wildlife and natural environment first-hand.

Visionlink’s Volunteer Registry Deployed for Hurricanes Harvey & Irma

VisionLink

We are honored that Visionlink, as a corporate partner, has been able to open access to the unaffiliated volunteer system to National VOAD and Volunteer Florida member organizations. Virgin Islands: [link] For Texas: [link] Volunteer Florida will also be live on the system in the near future Thousands of volunteers have offered to assist in the Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.

What's In Your Back Office?

Blue Fox

In January, I had the opportunity to talk to 40 or so people in our local community of Melbourne, Florida about nonprofit financial sustainability. A Note From Our Founder.

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

University of Florida College of Communications & Journalism / Gainesville, FL / By invitation. AFP Florida Caucus / Tampa, FL / Not available. Planet Philanthropy is the annual statewide conference presented by the Association of Fundraising Professionals Florida Caucus. Thousands of nonprofit pros rely on our annual Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar to discover skill-building, strategy-slaying, network-enhancing nonprofit events.

Xperiece 2019 is here!

Nimble AMS

Here’s a sneak peek at what you can expect when you attend Xperience: This year’s conference will return to the Walt Disney Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, Florida from November 10 through 13. Here’s a sneak peek at what you can expect when you attend Xperience: This year’s conference will return to the Walt Disney Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, Florida from November 10 through 13. Xperience 2019 Registration is Now Open!

Visionlink Supports Dorian Response

VisionLink

The National Shelter System is being used to help manage dozens of shelters in Florida--and states north, as Dorian continues along its predicted track. Visionlink systems are fully engaged with Hurricane Dorian response. NVOAD is deploying a new situational reporting module for some states from Visionlink, to better coordinate the activities of partner agencies.

The 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

AFP Florida Caucus / Fort Lauderdake, FL / Not available. Planet Philanthropy is the annual statewide conference presented by the Association of Fundraising Professionals Florida Caucus. It's finally here! If you loved our 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar get ready for our new, improved, and updated 2018 calendar! We've searched far and wide for the best and brightest nonprofit conferences from all around the country! These conferences range in size, location, and topic.

Planning for Success: What is a Monthly Giving Program?

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Central Florida Speech and Hearing Center is using giving plans to encourage donors to pledge $5,000 over 5 years. As 2020 taught us, times of economic stress create uncertainty for everyone, including nonprofits.

Using DipJar Everyday

DipJar

Busch Wildlife Sanctuary is a free admission sanctuary that is dedicated to the protection and conservation of Florida’s wildlife and natural resources. Stop putting your DipJar away with the proverbial ‘holiday decorations’!

The Best Nonprofit Conferences for Any Fundraiser

Qgiv

Some notable examples include Planet Philanthropy (put on by AFP Florida), BRIDGE Conference (by AFP in the DC Metro Area), and Fundraising Day (by AFP Toronto).

The Perfect Volunteer Experience

VolunteerMark

Discover what earns my time in service at A Gift for Teaching, a Central Florida nonprofit serving the education system, such high praise In deference to Craig and Arianna, the popular SNL cheerleader skit from a few years back, I offer the PERFECT CHEER for the perfect volunteer experience. What made it perfect for me? The operation, the other volunteers, the environment, and most importantly, the leaders. This organization is my new philanthropic crush.

4 Advantages of Getting Mobile App Development Service

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

With mobile app development Jacksonville Florida , it’s incredibly easy to build an app that effectively captures the interest of people. Check out Core Mobile Appsfor proven effective mobile App Development in Jacksonville Florida. More than for answering calls and texts, mobile phones today serve as an all-around device that lets a person capture photos, play music, surf online and many other things.

BRACE Luncheon

VisionLink

BRACE, "Be Ready Alliance Coordinating for Emergencies," is sponsoring it''s annual luncheon next week, June 29th, downtown Pensacola Florida. Dr. Steve Picou will be presenting on the sociological impact of disasters. Yours truly will also be presenting, focusing on the efficacies of multi-agency partnerships, and their ability to leverage resources--all the more important in the current economy.

The impact of COVID-19 on civil society, part two

Candid

Florida nonprofit executives who participated in a Nonprofit Leadership Center survey stated their top anxieties about generating organizational revenue were cancelled fundraising events (64 percent) and loss of funders or corporate partners (45 percent).

Leading Through Language

Eric Jacobsen Blog

For example, here are two examples from Egnal that demonstrate how to take a generic vision and then deliver it with language that shows the speaker's emotions : Emotionless : "To become Florida's industry leader in caring for seniors in their retirement by 2020." "When you convey your vision, you must show your passion for it and commitment to it," explains Bart Egnal in his book, Leading Through Language.

Federal Funding for Non-profit Jobs

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As an example, here is the notice from Florida. Again, this is a sample from one state only: Florida Back To Work Program Overview for Public and Not-for-Profit Employers Source and Amount of Funding Funding of the Florida Back to Work will come from the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) funds, available under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act''s (ARRA) Emergency Contingency Fund (ECF).

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How To Convey Emotion When You Speak

Eric Jacobsen Blog

For example, here are two examples from Egnal that demonstrate how to take a generic vision and then deliver it with language that shows the speaker's emotions : Emotionless : "To become Florida's industry leader in caring for seniors in their retirement by 2020." "When you convey your vision, you must show your passion for it and commitment to it," explains Bart Egnal in his book, Leading Through Language.

TLA Profile: The Community Foundation in Jacksonville

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As the oldest community foundation in Florida, The Community Foundation in Jacksonville has helped local citizens be good stewards of the region's communities, talents and environment since 1964. By making a strong case to its finance committee and board of directors for a major technology investment, The Community Foundation in Jacksonville has significantly improved productivity, security and technology planning.

How To Use Words That Create Excitement And Passion

Eric Jacobsen Blog

For example, here are two examples from Egnal that demonstrate how to take a generic vision and then deliver it with language that shows the speaker's emotions : Emotionless : "To become Florida's industry leader in caring for seniors in their retirement by 2020." "When you convey your vision, you must show your passion for it and commitment to it," explains Bart Egnal in his book, Leading Through Language.

Performance Based Funding Institute to Improve Higher Education

VisionLink

At the Institute, 9 Community Colleges from Florida, Ohio, and North Carolina gathered to discuss engaging stakeholders around success for all community college students. Two weeks ago VisionLink''s W. Douglas Zimmerman and Lois Ann Porter traveled to Charlotte, North Carolina to organize the Performance-Based Funding Institute VisionLink produced for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

Training Board Members As Brand Champions on Social and Beyond

Beth Kanter

” It was an interactive workshop and the content was on how to leverage senior leaders, board, and staff as champions on social channels. Rachel Calderon, Marketing and Communications Manager, Central Florida Foundation was a workshop participant and after the workshop we brainstormed a design for training her board members to be champions. She agreed to write up her process and experience – and especially grateful as I’m in London now teaching the same topic.

Centering Community (NOTES from my VEX talk)

Museum 2.0

The November/ December 2020 Museum magazine had an interview with urbanist Richard Florida he says “Museums are our community gathering spaces where we explore our differences, learn from our past, and plan for our future.” A cursory look at Richard Florida’s CV indicates he’s never worked in a museum, and I suspect that’s where his optimism about museum’s comes from. The VEX participants took Florida’s possibility for museums one step farther.

Nonprofit Audit 101

The NonProfit Times

Nonprofit Audit 101: A Guide to The Fundamentals and More is a quick guide for nonprofit finance leaders and executive leaders, providing key fundamentals and know-how, first class best practices, and insight into how to optimize the nonprofit audit process at your organization.

Books That Changed Us in 2020

Media Cause

I know that personally, last year was the first time we’d ever had 20 people participating in our Rosh Hashana dinner, joining us around our humble Atlanta-based table from their own setups in Florida, Texas, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania.

BYOD: Building Branching Scenarios

Web Courseworks

Start with me Sunday, March 25 th , at the Learning Solutions 2018 conference in Orlando, Florida ! Don’t you hate when you get out of a conference session feeling all pumped about an idea, but by the time you get back to your workplace you realize that you have no idea how to do the thing you were so excited about? Me too!

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You Can Help Us Strengthen the Social Safety Net!

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

We need major philanthropic funding to take this effort to the next level, beyond pilots in California and Florida , to make this kind of information readily available in every community. Tech entrepreneurs can change the world through their philanthropy. They will achieve the greatest bang for their philanthropic buck by prioritizing the better use of community-driven software and data. That was my message in a recent interview, which you can read on the Benetech blog series, The Impact.

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Giving Days: How We Helped Raise Nearly $40,000 For A Local Nonprofit

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Cara holds a BS in Economics from Florida Atlantic University This post originally appeared on. Nonprofits First. by Charlotte Gill. The recent Great Give was a boon for. The Guatemalan-Maya Center. (a a nonprofit member at Nonprofits First), which brought in.

3 Common Nonprofit Board Myths

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Last year, shortly after the news broke that Florida GOP Rep. Your board is one of your most important assets. Don’t get bogged down by those who don’t have your cause in mind. Here are 3 common nonprofit board myths. Myth #1 Board Members Can’t be Fired.

NonProfits Can Now Raise Funds Through Instagram Live (Just in time for #GIVINGTUESDAYNOW)

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Erica holds a BSBA in Marketing from the University of Central Florida Since 2015, Facebook has steadily rolled out new. donation tools. to support nonprofit fundraising efforts.