Tips and Tools to Strengthen Your Fundraising and Accounting

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While focusing on your organization's fiscal year-end planning, it might be a good time to revisit your fundraising strategy. We've put together a list of fundraising and also financial accounting resources and product donations. Fundraising Ideas.

Back to School at TechSoup

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Whether you're educating yourself or your staff, or teaching others technical skills, we can help you stay up-to-date on the latest technology, fundraising tools, or development strategies. Enroll in Online Courses from easyLearning. Learning Resources from TechSoup.

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The Future of Fundraising: Live Interactive Chat Recap

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The event blended virtual video speaker conferencing; online presentation and video; and live audience chatting and social networking, including conversation on Twitter using the #NPLive hashtag. TechSoup kicked off its Nonprofit Live series with a discussion on the Future of Fundraising.

Philanthropy University Offers Amazing (Free!) Online Courses

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There are seven free online courses available starting in mid-September by people like Paul Brest, former head of the Hewlett Foundation and a faculty co-director of the Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society. What You Can Learn at Philanthropy University.

42+ Free Nonprofit Webinars for August 2010

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August is a great time for online learning – in fact, this month we’ve rounded up more free online seminars than ever before! There’s something for everyone from board members and administrators, to fundraisers and volunteer coordinators, to active members of all interests and levels.( Ready for a bit of professional development, before Labor Day brings the start of another busy fall season?

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20+ Free Webinars for Nonprofits: September 2010

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September is a busy month for just about everyone – a new school year for many, harvest time for both fundraisers and farmers - and a whole new crop of free nonprofit webinars is here. Have a look – you’re sure to find an online learning opportunity that’s of interest to folks in your organization.

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Hidden Gems for Nonprofits in the TechSoup Catalog

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We'll kick this off with a completely original, new, and free fundraising service for charities, churches, and libraries. Airbnb, the online community for booking unique homes and travel experiences around the world, recently launche social impact experiences.

Adobe Absolute Beginners Courses: Go from Design Doldrums to Design Delights!

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Free Online Design Courses for Nondesigners. In this free, two-hour online course, you'll meet the Photoshop toolbar and learn about the most commonly used tools. Learn to use Photoshop. Adobe Absolute Beginners: Create a Fundraiser Invitation Using Adobe InDesign.

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Online Education Events for Nonprofits in July 2015

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Webinars and Other Online Events on Nonprofit Technology. Online Marketing Every Month: How to Engage Your Audience from January to December CharityHowTo / Webinar / Fee: $77. Various organizations and organizations offer again an exceptional array of events.

Meet Your Local NetSquared Organizer at #17NTC

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Online learning is awesome (and TechSoup has got you covered ), but a special magic is created when we get together in the same room and start building relationships. Saint Paul, Minnesota: Wow Worthy: Creative Online Campaigns | MCN Communications Roundtable (Free).

NpTech Summary: Red T-Shirt Day - Supporting Monks, YouTube Nonprofit Channel, and Web2forDev Conference Reports

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

There is also a groundswell of support all over the Internet, from bloggers ( one blog at a time ) Facebook , Flickr , Online Petitions , mobile phones , and Second Life. Fundraising 2.0 Nancy White writes about the Future of Learning in a Networked World self-financed learning journey.

More proof Second Life is a boondoggle (well, sort of) | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Why do you think direct mail is still such an integral part of a nonprofit’s fundraising efforts? Investing all your fundraising or marketing cash in Second Life would obviously be insane, but trying out a few emerging approaches means you’re in a better position to build on the ones that turn out to be effective. SL is still in the early adopter stages, it is a huge learning curve, and you need pretty decent computers and bandwidth.

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Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I'll be using a new online learning platform that I haven't used before and the participants are a slightly different audience than nonprofit staff or at least I think. Personal learning and reflection on and about your instructional topic. Discovery Exercise from Learning 2.0:

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