Help Hurricane Harvey Victims: Where To Donate #HoustonStrong

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I watched the news reports from Texas and was horrified at the scale of this disaster. My heart goes out to the victims and I want to help. Covenant Hous e (helping homeless youth). PortLight “Inclusive Disaster Relief” SPCA of Texas. Texas Diaper Bank.

Get Help in Telling the Story of Your Nonprofit's Impact

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If you don't have a local group (I can help fix that problem! ), there are also free online guides and a global Twitter chat October 5 using the hashtag #storymakers2017. TechSoup and the NetSquared meetups are here to help. Austin, Texas: Google AdWords for Nonprofits.

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Homeless in Central Texas : An FAQ

FI Space

So this weekend I got a chance to be homeless for 48 hours and be guided around by my street shepard Alan Graham of Mobile Loaves and Fishes. I know I have a ton of nerds and geeks that read this blog so I thought I would throw up a Homeless/Street Retreat FAQ since so many of you have questions. “Live&# is a interesting word for the working poor and homeless. You can’t tell the homeless from the hippies at Barton Springs ! 7) How can I help?

Nonprofit Uses App to Survey Homeless People Daily—What Do You Need? | Nonprofit Quarterly delivers the latest news and investigative reports

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Nonprofit Uses App to Survey Homeless People Daily—What Do You Need? Nonprofit Quarterly delivers the latest news and investigative reports : "In recent years, as technology and social media have expanded many non-profits have chosen to use these resources to help homeless people. In 2014, we reported on statistics that showed that homeless people increasingly owned cell phones.

I’m Homeless : Social Media for Social Good

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I helped coin the term Social Media for Social Good awhile back and this weekend I am making it happen again. To show the social media people out there that this medium can be used for good and to let you know what it’s like to be homeless. Hopefully it will inspire you to think twice the next time you tell a homeless person to “go get a job&# once you see how tough their lives really are here in Central Texas.

Celebrating TechSoup's Talented and Extraordinary Customer Service Team

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TechSoup is one of those workplaces where we're encouraged to be ourselves, so when you call or email us, you're likely to have somebody very interesting (as well as helpful) to talk to. " His charitable interest is addressing homelessness.

Austin "Art from the Street" wins World's First Nonprofit Film Festival

Connection Cafe

Opens Submissions for Nonprofit Film Festival with Pre-screening in Austin, Texas and Lights.Camera.Help. is already helping to make a positive impact. because we want to help nonprofits and cause-driven organizations gain visibility through film and video. Author: Jordan Viator.

“Tis the Season to be Stupid.”

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It is a good piece and we are proud that they use data from our recent study on year-end giving to help bring attention to the article. I am proud of him for being so passionate and I went online and matched his gift and used my Facebook page to help get others to match. (By A little later on, after pulling another $20 out of his piggy bank, Andrew asked me the question I was not ready for: “Which is more important, saving battlefields or helping people, like the homeless?”

Beyond the Idea Accelerator with Ann McAlpin: "Connections - Aged-Out Foster Kids and Caring Adults"


to stay connected after they turn 18 years old with an advocate or mentor who will point them towards available resources at the point in time when they need help. Ideas, help with measurement, and partners.

Cutting Budgets Only Shifting Costs

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For example, Texas is really coming down hard on public schools, college students and Medicaid recipients. A sister agency would have to privatize one of the state’s 10 mental hospitals and withhold community-based treatments to nearly 5,000 of the 65,000 mentally ill now helped.

Vote for Your CNN Hero: Ordinary People, Extraordinary Impact

Have Fun - Do Good

You can read more about the nominees on the CNN Heroes site where you can also get a CNN Heroes digital badge (like the one above), sign up for their email list , comment on the CNN Heroes Blog , and watch a video of Anderson Cooper announcing the top 10 CNN Heroes: Tad Agoglia "Started The First Response Team to provide immediate help to areas hit by natural disasters. Anne Mahlum "Used to run by homeless men each morning. I started watching a lot of CNN before the election.

Solutionary Women: Alli Chagi-Starr, Ilyse Hogue, Melinda Kramer and Reem Rahim

Have Fun - Do Good

And also, because I've always been involved with nonprofits, which are about helping other people and trying to make the world a better place, and I've done a lot of career counseling, I'm always trying to give people advice and share information.