350.org Is Greening the Planet with Lean, Green IT

Tech Soup Blog

In a time when climate change and developing the green economy are somewhat passé, nonprofits have not given up on the mission. Find out how they're greening the planet and using the leanest greenest IT possible. An example is 350 Mexico.

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350.org Is Greening the Planet with Lean, Green IT

Tech Soup Blog

In a time when climate change and developing the green economy are somewhat passé, nonprofits have not given up on the mission. Find out how they're greening the planet and using the leanest greenest IT possible. An example is 350 Mexico.

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The Convergence of Social Activism, Donations, and Social Media: Episodic Giving In A Post Truth World

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

From Syria to China to Mexico, mass economic and politically-driven migration and refugee crises are triggering social tension, the rebooting of nationalisms and the emboldening of old prejudices.

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400 More Email Subject Lines from End of Year Fundraising

Connection Cafe

Seeing a significant number of emails being sent during this time period begs the causation or correlation question. Don’t Worry: Last Minute Green Gifts Are Here! Don’t Worry: Last Minute Green Gifts Are Here! Time Is Running Out to Give Green. Here it is!

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Have Fun Do Good Link Love: Artists and Social Media, Be Bold Podcast, Miss Do-Gooder T-shirts and More!

Have Fun - Do Good

The project is a collaboration of the Museum of New Mexico Foundation Shops and the City of Santa Fe Economic Development Division. In Episode 13 we discuss starting a green jobs training program in your community and what other national, and regional agencies exist that are like AmeriCorps.

TechSoup Global Goes to Congress (Again)

Tech Soup Blog

The briefing was called "Turning E-Waste into Green." The event was organized by the American Chemical Society (ACS) and hosted by Congressional members: Randy Hultgren (Illinois), Chaka Fattah (Pennsylvania), Ben Ray Lujan (New Mexico), and Alan Nunnelee (Mississippi).

10 Ways to Change the World Through Social Media

Social Actions

Max Gladwell recently initiated the #EcoMonday follow meme as a way to connect and organize the Green Twittersphere. All told, 97,937 people submitted 103,978 questions and cast 1,782,650 votes. By posing the question, "How can we go from green hype to green habit?"

Nurturing Inner City Entrepreneurs: Jose Corona of Inner City Advisors

Have Fun - Do Good

Jose sits on various economic development boards: the Oakland Workforce Investment Board, the Bay Area Business Advisory Board of Directors for the Consulate General of Mexico in San Francisco, and the OneCalifornia Bank Advisory Board. I'm going to be green. That's a good question.

Favianna Rodriguez: Political Digital Artist and Printmaker

Have Fun - Do Good

Even stuff around "green." I took my artwork to Japan, and to Mexico City, and to places where you think, "Well, you know, I'm not dealing with people in East Oakland." "I think about how many times I didn't like the color of my skin, because I didn't see myself in any art.