Help Wanted: Wildcards!

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

We help the people who most need it, not those who can most afford it. Are you someone who is burning to make a difference? Someone who values doing good over a whopping salary? Do you want flexibility in your job? Benetech wants to hear from you!

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How You Can Help with Disaster Relief

NonProfit Hub

Here’s how you can help with disaster relief efforts today and every day. Another way to help disaster victims is to join the fundraising effort. If you’re strapped for cash and still want to help, look into volunteering opportunities. Keep helping.

A Poem about Helping Others

VisionLink

This past week, we had a poetry contest about helping others in your community. For a chance to enter future fun contests focused on nonprofits, community-building, and helping others, like us on Facebook or follow us on twitter.

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Helping Students Discover Why Volunteering is Important

VolunteerMark

Often, young people see older adults in positions of power and success and think that in order to effect change they have to be of a certain age and status in society. But that’s not true at all.

6 Enewsletter Ideas to Help Retain Donors

NetWits

The right type of enewsletter content can help strengthen donor relationships. While nonprofits are challenged with retaining donors, one overlooked cultivation tool may be the enewsletter.

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Helping Nonprofits Helps You

ASU Lodestar Center

Helping a nonprofit company is beneficial in more ways than merely boosting business; it shows a dedication to helping causes and people less fortunate than ourselves. It shows a willingness to help the community in which you live in, and gives you a face out of a crowd of businesses.

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5 Ways Technology Can Help Your Nonprofit Do More Good

EveryAction

The way people give is constantly changing. People may care about your cause, but it doesn’t mean they will donate. So what drives them? software nonprofit technology CRM

How To Help Volunteers Create Crowdfunding Campaigns

VolunteerMark

Nonprofits rely heavily on the generosity of donors. A common, but detrimental, practice of charities is to return to the same small pool of supporters over and over again to ask for funds or volunteer hours.

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Join Me: Help Good Take Over

Connection Cafe

I strive to help others join in. It became clear that we did understand that success could be had by helping the world, not dominating it. It’s a place that believes in good and helping good take over. Help good take over. Good is a huge part of my world. Seriously.

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We Launched a Product Feedback Group to Help Us Create Better Products

Everyaction

They’ll ask you open ended questions to help them understand the problem they are trying to solve. Surveys help us understand problems quantitatively and allow us to collect data from large groups of people.

Boulder-Based Company Creates Software to Help Haitian Children

VisionLink

Colorado Flooding - How to Help

VisionLink

If you would like to help, financial assistance is the most effective. Today the status of "disaster area" came home. Boulder and surrounding counties are federally declared disaster areas, impacted by days of heavy rain turned into flood waters.

Help Hurricane Harvey Victims: Where To Donate #HoustonStrong

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

My heart goes out to the victims and I want to help. Covenant Hous e (helping homeless youth). Hurricane Harvey is a destructive monster and it is going to require generous support from people like you and me to help with the recovery efforts.No

Helping Orphaned and Vulnerable Children in Haiti

VisionLink

Learn more about Jacky and the problem in Haiti that Timoun will help address in this article from the Huffington Post: Family Reunited With Son Forced Into Child Slavery After HaitiEarthquake Tore Them Apart. Jacky was only 8 years old in 2010, when he was separated from his mother after the 2010 earthquake and forced into child slavery.

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Robotics will Help Businesses Grow, not to Replace Jobs

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

New technologies have today invaded the workplace in different forms. Many firms, for instance, are currently adopting robotics in various areas such as the sports and manufacturing industries. Police are also using remote-controlled robots and hospitals have adopted robots to assist in surgeries.

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3 Ways Data-Driven Testing Can Help Your Nonprofit

EveryAction

January’s Fireside Chat was all about being “data-driven” in your nonprofit endeavors. It’s a topic especially close to our hearts as admitted data nerds, but more so, it’s the future of how nonprofits will strive toward and achieve greater goals. marketing design data

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Agency Software Integration Can Help with Compliance

Vertex Systems

2. Integrate software such as Intuition by Vertex – which was specifically designed to help rehab agencies not only stay compliant – but reduce the amount of human errors that can lead to huge fines if audited. Normal. false. false. false. EN-US. X-NONE. X-NONE.

Help I Just Lost My Google Ad Grant

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Help I Just Lost My Google Ad Grant – Guest Post by George Weiner. Google Grants are helping AFS?—?and They should be able to help you understand exactly which ads, groups, or keywords caused the issue.

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5 Pro Tips to Help Make This Your Best #GivingTuesday Yet

EveryAction

More than ever, nonprofits are expending a huge amount of resources on this single biggest fundraising day of the year - but that doesn't mean they can't make it easier on themselves and their donors!

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Data Only Helps if You Listen to It

Connection Cafe

They are charged with making the digital numbers go up, but they are never put in a position to help the broader organization listen to the data. Data can help you make better decisions. Data and analytics can play a big role in improving nonprofit strategy.

Three Ways To Help Support Hurricane Relief in Puerto Rico

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Even if you don’t have a lot of money to donate, every little bit helps. It has been ten days since Hurricane Maria has devastated the Island of Puerto Rico. We have read the harrowing news reports about a lack of food, electricity, and water and people dying.

3 Quick Tips to Help You Become a Twitter Influencer

SocialFish

Because this isn’t an option, especially if you’re a small organization and responsible for a lot of other duties besides taking care of your social media, it helps to put your account on auto-drive as much as you possibly can.

We wanna make you a movie!! But we need your help.

VolunteerMark

We''re making a movie and it''s all about you - we want to help you find a solution to your largest organizational challenge for 2015! That''s right folks! But - we can''t do that until we know what that is!!

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Do Capacity Building Programs Help Nonprofits Achieve Better Results?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Of the 50 studies we reviewed just one started with the question – “ What skills, capacities are needed to help us achieve our mission? We will be building on the concepts laid out above to help foundation leaders build a useful and impactful program.

Four Tips to Help Nonprofit Marketing Departments Create a Culture of Philanthropy

Connection Cafe

Below are a few techniques and processes that your team can use to help your organization practice cross departmental collaboration and learn how to begin to work towards building a culture of philanthropy throughout your organization. The ideas above will help you get started on your way.

3 Ways Data-Driven Testing Can Help Your Nonprofit

EveryAction

January’s Fireside Chat was all about being “data-driven” in your nonprofit endeavors. It’s a topic that is especially close to our hearts as admitted data nerds, but more so, it’s the future of how nonprofits will strive toward and achieve greater goals. marketing design data

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Ways We Can All Help Advance Women’s and Girls’ Empowerment

Connection Cafe

What actions can we, as individuals, take to help advance the empowerment of women & girls? . We can offer our help. And we can commit to support others on their respective journeys, and gratefully accept help on ours!

Team-Up for Textbooks: Volunteer to Help Students with Disabilities

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Volunteers can now help fulfill students’ book requests faster during periods of peak demand by joining Benetech’s newest volunteer initiative: Team-Up for Textbooks. The new school year is in full swing, yet across the U.S.,

How Software Made for Rehab Organizations Can Help with Compliance

Vertex Systems

This is why it’s so important for rehabilitation organizations to keep on top of the various changes to the patient data safety laws – especially if they’re not running custom software that can help keep them in compliance. .

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You Can Help Us Strengthen the Social Safety Net!

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

What if every person in need had access to the help they needed? Every day in every community, there are people who need help. the social safety net is effectively invisible to the people who urgently need help. If we can make it easier for people in need, or the agencies trying to help them, to find accurate information on social services, we’ll have delivered amazing impact. Service providers struggle to help clients meet complex needs.

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Why Asking For Help Is A Good Thing

Eric Jacobsen Blog

If you are new to managing, or if you are struggling with a management dilemma, ask for help. There is no shame in asking for help. So, ask for help. Asking For Help Asking Why Not?

Help Now: Needs are Catastrophic in the Philippines

VisionLink

Washington Post We know from the Boulder Floods in our own home town earlier this year, that reaching out to help truly matters to those in need. Five days in and the awful reality is setting in.

7 PAC Reporting Errors Your Filing Software Should Help You Avoid

EveryAction

Whether you''ve been filing reports for years or managing your first PAC, you understand the crucial role that filing software plays in making sure the numbers always come out right.

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4 Ways Data and Analytics Can Help Nonprofits Achieve Positive ROI

Connection Cafe

One of the core reasons I love data analytics in the world of fundraising is that it can drive us to achieve positive ROI and help us to determine an appropriate return on investment for our organization.

How Rehab Agency Software Can Help DSP’s

Vertex Systems

DSP’s are the unsung heroes that selflessly give their time and energy to help better the lives of others. Mobile computing offers such benefits as increasing productivity, reducing admin cost and helping agencies lower their risk of being fined due to data entry errors. Normal. false.

How Individual Change Agents Can Help Us Build a Stronger Social Economy

Connection Cafe

Together, these three steps can help the entire social economy better benefit from the massive potential and power of individual change agents—through cause-oriented organizations, CSR, and every combination in between.

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9 Ways Social Media Can Help Nonprofits Ignite Supporter-Led Advocacy

Connection Cafe

So, consider the ways social media can help you get the attention of elected officials.

8 Tools to Help Manage Your Nonprofit Website

Connection Cafe

And we’re always on the lookout for new tools to help us keep websites in tip-top shape—whether it’s for a scheduled tune-up or major maintenance. Here’s a roundup of a few of the best resources to help manage your nonprofit website: Down for Everyone, or Just Me? .

Humanitarian OpenStreetMap helps Nepal earthquake response | Opensource.com

AFP Blog

Humanitarian OpenStreetMap helps Nepal earthquake response | Opensource.com : " One interesting effort has been from the crowdsourced mapping community, especially on OpenStreetMap.org, a free and open web map of the world that anyone can edit (think the Wikipedia of maps.)

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How Marketing Automation Can Help You Better Engage Your Supporters

Connection Cafe

Personas will help you identify how to communicate with each segment of your audience. You and I both know that donor engagement is a key element to a solid fundraising strategy. Want to better engage your supporters? Use automation!

Is social media helping you meet your mission? It can!

Amy Sample Ward

I was presenting on the way we can identify metrics in social media that help us reach our mission and how to use those metrics strategically. Most strategic plans include program area or service area specifics and you can use those to help frame why you use social media.

Leveraging Online Tools to Help Tell Your Nonprofit’s Story

Byte Technology

Successful non-profits, therefore, know how important storytelling is to their ultimate mission, and they utilize the digital tools that help them achieve this goal. Here are some online tools that can help you define, craft and manage your storytelling initiatives.

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8 Tips for Radical Collaboration to Advance Your Mission and Help Strengthen the Social Economy

Connection Cafe

I hope you find them helpful on your journey. Think beyond nonprofit borders , ensuring you have all the people at the table who can really help you accomplish your objectives. I celebrated a big anniversary recently (25 years as a professional serving at the same company).