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Jen Lemen Raises Over $3,000 in 24 Hours for Rwanda Project

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" So, when she emailed me about her plans to raise money to visit Rwanda for this project , I made a contribution and circulated her request. Jen Lemen will visit Grace (12) and Lillian (9), the daughters of Odette Umurerwa, a genocide survivor from Rwanda currently living in the United States. If you were advise someone who is doing a personal fundraising campaign, what would you tell them

Improve Your Fundraising Approach and Skills at NetSquared Meetups

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Fall has arrived, and with it comes fundraising season. Chicago, Illinois: It's Never Too Late: How Your CRM Can Save End-of-Year Fundraising. Left photo : Gregory Munyaneza / NetSquared Rwanda / CC BY. fundraising event

I Hope My Kids Organize Their Own Online Fundraiser When They Are Teenagers

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Spencer Brodsky is 17 and he is spending his time online to raise money to bring Green Stoves to Rwanda , something he's been doing for the past 2 years. . My children, now age and 10, have been big helpers in all my online fundraising campaigns for the Sharing Foundation.

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7 Things I learned From #Beth53 Fundraiser and PoST Class

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One lesson is that if your fundraising platform doesn't allow this flexibility, don't use it. For example, I noticed that Spencer Brodsky , who I helped last December when he was doing a fundraiser campaign for his project in Rwanda, re-tweeting the birthday call to action.

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Will Nonprofits Take SXSWi By Storm in 2015?

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New Models in Higher Ed: From Texas to Rwanda. Marketing Research Nonprofit Events Online Fundraising Online Marketing Online Organizing Social Networking Technology Trends nptech SXSWi is one of the biggest conferences for startups, technologists, and people who have innovative ideas that they think can change the world. But where do nonprofits and cause related startups fit into SXSWi?

Spamming for Good is the Wrong Description of What Dr. Mani, Roger Carr, Jen Lemens, and Other Good Personal Fundraisers Really Do!

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Relationship : It's spring fundraising season and I'm getting spammed. You can also learn a lot about personal fundraising from reading Roger's blog or checking out his presentations. Photo from Roger Carr's Juvenile Arthritis Weekend Set You can donate here.

Need Answers: LinkedIn Has Them

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Note from Beth: I’m just finishing up an intensive training here in Rwanda. How LinkedIn’s New Profile Section Can Help Nonprofits Fundraise, Find the People They Need. Note from Beth: I’m just finishing up an intensive training here in Rwanda.

Attention Data Nerds: Nonprofits Miss Out on the Power of LinkedIn: Learn How to Tap It

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Note from Beth: By the time you are reading, I’ll probably have been on a jet plane for far longer than I want to be and maybe have landed in Rwanda. Once I recover from the journey, expect read reports about the Networked NGO in Rwanda and use of social media to support Women’s Rights organizations. His firm specializes in helping nonprofits build capacity; frequently, fundraising is part of the services his firm provides.

Thank You for the Best Birthday Ever!

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But there was something else at play for me this year, my fourth, celebrating my birthday with social media and a networked fundraising campaign for the Sharing Foundation. One of things I've learned about social media and doing fundraising for causes is that you will be surprised!

nfp 2.0 » The Next Google

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nfp 2.0 » Job tagging as a recruitment tool

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nfp 2.0 » Going (RED) for World AIDS Day

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nfp 2.0 » Not-for-profit’s have the gift of stories

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nfp 2.0 » Save the Children offers yak a Second Life

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Solutionary Women: Heddy Nam

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Later, they learned that it happened again and again – in the cases of Cambodia, Bosnia and Rwanda - and it was still happening but nobody was doing anything about it. I traveled to Rwanda in December 2005-January 2006 and did field work with Never Again-Rwanda.

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nfp 2.0 » Social bookmarking on steroids

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Do What You Can: National Week of Action for Darfur April 6-13

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April 6 Host a fundraiser house party for your favorite human rights organization with a viewing of Hotel Rwanda in memory of the Rwandan genocide's anniversary. "[Y]ou don't necessarily have to solve a problem. You just have to take the steps that are available to you. I focus on the fact that I don't have to solve it. I just have to do what I can. " -- Jerry Fowler, Executive Director of the Save Darfur Coalition , during an interview on the Voices on Genocide Prevention Podcast.

nfp 2.0 » Valentine’s Day meets Web 2.0

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nfp 2.0 » For Art’s sake… Buy a Brushstroke

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nfp 2.0 » Thinking about social networks

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nfp 2.0 » Two Minute Silence Podcast

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Telling Your Story: NetSquared #Storymakers2017 Workshops for Nonprofits

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Baltimore, Maryland: Fundraising Tech 101 and Tech Help/Consultations. Kigali, Rwanda: Storytelling Event. Here at TechSoup, we're big on stories. Effective storytelling means nonprofits can reach more people, touch more hearts, and create bigger impact.

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Nine Digital Marketing Lessons Nonprofits Can Learn from charity: water

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Their marketing has tangible results: in 2012 alone they raised $33 million, and over $8 million of that was raised through their online fundraising platform. charity: water is excellent at using social proof to encourage people to fundraise on their online platform.

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nfp 2.0 » An interview with the Widget King

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nfp 2.0 » “Social media” is distinct from traditional media

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nfp 2.0 » The trends that will drive charities in 2007!

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nfp 2.0 » What does Second Life success look like for non-profits?

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nfp 2.0 » Bertie, Blogs and Breast Cancer Care

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nfp 2.0 » Cause and Effect

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Skip navigation Recent Posts Natural blog cycle Buzz Director: the spacewalk metaphor Group fundraising primer When pictures speak a thousand words Another shout for a Netsquared Europe Communicating the soul of your non-profit My Fundraising 2.0 Young people now prefer to fundraise for a cause, rather than donate to an organisation (do challenge this view if you think it incorrect).