Rangers’ Levine Creates Fantasy Sports Platform For Charity ? CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

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Rangers’ Levine Creates Fantasy Sports Platform For Charity  CBS Dallas / Fort Worth : Texas Rangers assistant GM Thad Levine is hoping to capitalize on that market — for charity. Levine has launched a fantasy sports platform called Meaningful Wins, which allows participants to play for charity rather than for profit

Fort Worth Zoo visitors check out exhibits online, virtual video conference | The Republic

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Fort Worth Zoo visitors check out exhibits online, virtual video conference | The Republic : The answer for Dorris came by investing in much-needed technology and joining Connect 2 Texas, a network of museums and scientific nonprofit organizations that provide lessons via video conferencing for a relatively modest fee.

Nonprofit donors have more options for giving - Fort Worth Business Press

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Nonprofit donors have more options for giving - Fort Worth Business Press: "While these may be traditional ways to drum up money for a cause, such methods tend to be labor intensive for both the charity and for donors, said Aly Burroughs, the corporate marketing director for the American Heart Association’s Start!

Pro Bono Perspectives: Advice from Social Good Leaders

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This September, Common Impact launched a new podcast designed to inspire positive social action by sharing the personal and professional journeys of everyday leaders.

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The 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

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Worth Metro / Irving, TX / $210. Jointly hosted by the Dallas and Fort Worth chapters of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Philanthropy in Action is one of the 5 largest conferences of its kind in the nation. AFP Florida Caucus / Fort Lauderdake, FL / Not available.

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Catholic Charities of Fort Worth , which set out to provide translation services and realized they could teach translation and interpretation courses as well. Author: Molly Brooksbank. Everywhere I go I keep hearing the same word – innovation.

Sparrow Launches Evidence-Based RefugeeMobile Partnership

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Launched in April 2016, Refugee Mobile will conduct an evidence-based pilot study in Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, and Austin to demonstrate the theory of change. Of this total, roughly half of the clients and impacted family members will be in the Dallas/Fort Worth area.

How “Give Local America” Raised Over $51 Million In 24 Hours

John Haydon

Even in 5th year events like the North Texas Giving Day in Dallas/Fort Worth area new donors can represent up to 25% of total donors. Give Local America (Tuesday, May 6, 2014) raised over $51,641,978.98 from 31,0944 gifts. Can you freaking believe it? How did they do it? Before the campaign launched, I asked Lori Finch, Vice President of Community Foundations at Kimbia how they plan to succeed: What specific objectives are you measuring during the campaign?

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

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Though we’ve been serving the community of Fort Worth, TX and surrounding areas for 31 years, we are challenged with people understanding our programs, since we are not ONE program, but many. The Bold, Focused Ideas of Breakthrough Nonprofit Brands by Carol Cone.

NetSquared Celebrates Progress and Looks Forward to 2015

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Arlington, Texas: Dallas-Fort Worth Nonprofit Geeks. TechSoup’s NetSquared community organizers connect nonprofits with local technology experts. Our volunteer-run events are live, free, and held monthly.

NTEN Celebrates National Volunteer Week: Appreciation for 501 Tech Club Leaders

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This week is National Volunteer Week ! Points of Light, the organization that established this program in 1974, says "National Volunteer Week is about taking action and encouraging individuals and their respective communities to be at the center of social change – discovering and actively demonstrating their collective power to make a difference."

Your #nptech Community Events Calendar for July

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Dallas-Fort Worth, TX: Financial Sense: Making your Nonprofit Profitable. Have you ever thought about hosting nonprofit technology events in your community? You should, because it’s awesome fun.