Improve Your Fundraising Approach and Skills at NetSquared Meetups

Tech Soup Blog

Fall has arrived, and with it comes fundraising season. Decatur, Illinois: Free and Low-Cost Resources for Nonprofit Software. Chicago, Illinois: Net Neutrality. Chicago, Illinois: It's Never Too Late: How Your CRM Can Save End-of-Year Fundraising.

Member Round Up: Brain science in fundraising, website tips, and Do Good Data 2013!

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Do Good Data 2013 is in Chicago, Illinois this August. In his blog, John Haydon discusses Six Ways to Influence Donors with Brain Science , pulling in findings from studies to help you boost your fundraising results. Flickr: chotda This week''s Member Round Up draws from all corners of the sector in both region and topic, from the energy in the streets of Brazil to Facebook contests and assistive technology used by the Bridge School--see what the nptech community''s been up to!

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Webinar: Converting Prospects to Multichannel Gold

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You’ll learn about the practical ways that nonprofits are overcoming these obstacles to conduct effective multichannel campaigns leading to fundraising success. About the Speakers: Jeff Regen, Senior Vice President of Integrated Services, M+R Strategic Services: Jeff joined M+R to establish a new practice focused on helping nonprofits with integrated, multichannel fundraising and communications in order to maximize donor/activist value and broader communications goals.

Nonprofits - Power and Influence in our lives

Connection Cafe

Shortly after reading more about the people, I was looking at some of the vacation photos from my annual Father/Son Baseball trip during which we visited six museums, an aquarium, stumbled upon a duck race fundraiser for Special Olympics, Illinois and attended a Kansas City Royals game where they celebrated "Christmas in July" to help the Salvation Army raise awareness and funds. Author: Tad Druart.

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. Decatur, Illinois: Storytelling, Planning, and Scheduling Content for Your Nonprofit #Storymakers2017.

16NTC Session Submissions Now Open

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It's that time again to start the process of gathering session proposals from the NTEN Community to help inform the program for the 2016 Nonprofit Technology Conference (16NTC) in San Jose, California on March 23-25. So whether you have a few sessions you would like to present or some great ideas to suggest for community voting and have others present, we want to hear from you! Submissions will be accepted May 18 - June 26, 2015. >>

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Build Your Storymaking Skills with Free Events and Webinars

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We know that good stories power fundraising and marketing, so join one of our events to discover powerful case studies and connect with digital storytelling experts in your community. Topics include the latest storytelling tools, fundraising strategies, and a video 101 seminar.

The Deep Learning When Nonprofit Techies Get Together

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Chicago, Illinois: Social Media for Social Impact: Fundraising and Customer Relationship Management. (Please visit the site to view this video). NetSquared DC's Roshani Kothari on why she loves NetSquared.

The partisan divide on social networking, revisited | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

Pete Cashmore is reporting over on Mashable that Illinois State Senator Matt Murphy (R-27, Palatine) is seeking to flat out ban social networking sites in libraries, schools, etc… This move comes on the heels of Ted “Tubes&# Stevens related efforts in DC.

Hidden TechSoup Product Donation Gems for Faith-Based Organizations

Tech Soup Blog

Find some examples of CauseVox fundraising campaigns here and more detailed information about the offer here. Blackbaud eTapestry is web-based donor contact management and fundraising software. Of course Blackbaud is the big name fundraising software.

What Can I Do About Genocide? An Interview with Janessa Goldbeck

Have Fun - Do Good

I first worked as an outreach coordinator for the Great Lakes region, which is six states: Illinois, Ohio, and a bunch of others around there. One of the world's challenges that disturbs me the most is genocide.