Easter Seals Nebraska Moves People and Information with Microsoft MapPoint

Tech Soup Blog

Seals Nebraska has helped individuals with disabilities and special needs. to help operate its new transportation service line, Nebraska Mobility, and the. transportation services throughout Nebraska, by planning smarter, more direct. Photo: Easter Seals Nebraska.

Sports for Good—How Players are Making a Lasting Impact

NonProfit Hub

Both NCAA basketball and the PGA tour are dedicated to making a difference by using their money, people and clout to make a lasting impact. Avery has become a little brother to not only the Nebraska basketball team, but surely the student section and perhaps the entire state of Nebraska.

[PODCAST] Growing Good with Lisa Guill

NonProfit Hub

This episode features Lisa Guill, Communications Director of City Impact , a faith-based social services nonprofit in Lincoln, Nebraska. She and our hosts discuss what it means to be a young director for a small organization, content creation and the future of City Impact.

Techsoup Donation Aids Nonprofit Help At-Risk Kids

TechImpact

For organizations like CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) in Nebraska, purchasing software is often an unaffordable expense. Luckily, donations from organizations like Techsoup can often help offset those costs by providing essential software at a discounted rate.

INTRODUCING: Growing Good, A Nonprofit Hubcast

NonProfit Hub

We want to show the world how young nonprofit professionals are already making a difference in their communities, and how they plan to sustain that impact for the future. We’re on the forefront of what will be the greatest transition of nonprofit leadership in our lifetime.

The Ever-Growing Trend of Giving Days

NonProfit Hub

Nonprofit Hub’s hometown, Lincoln, Nebraska, just had a record-breaking giving day bringing in $4.6 Just weeks before, my hometown of Hastings, Nebraska (population 25,000) raised nearly $500,000 in one day. This adds yet another layer of urgency: if donors don’t get their money in by the end of the day, it won’t make as big of an impact. Donors feel valued, impactful and united with their city as a whole.

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Why Cause Camp is Right for You (And Everyone Else)

NonProfit Hub

Cause Camp is all about thinking differently about our work and our impact. Every year, Cause Camp takes place in Lincoln, Nebraska—right smack-dab in the middle of America. Cause Camp is different from your run-of-the-mill conference, but you already know that.

Starting Your Nonprofit Grant Application Story the Right Way

NonProfit Hub

For example, in Nebraska the Department of Economic Development puts together a directory of grants available in the state. You still need to tell your story , provide a compelling application and show the impact your nonprofit will have if funded.

The Five Nonprofit Conferences You Don’t Want to Miss in 2016

NonProfit Hub

Jack has 30 years’ experience within the charitable and philanthropic industry that he brings to the forefront with IMPACTism. Cause Camp 2016 , hosted by Nonprofit Hub, will be held on April 7th and 8th at the Innovation Campus in Lincoln, Nebraska. Speakers and networking sessions help participants learn how organizations and technology are making a global impact. Jack Karako is a guest contributor for Nonprofit Hub.

Little Giants, Big Money: Lessons in Social Media Fundraising From a Liberal Arts College

NonProfit Hub

I should know, because I chose to attend there despite living 600 miles away in Nebraska. Wabash knows how to leave a BIG impact, and can “school” other nonprofits on running a successful fundraising campaign. Indiana’s Wabash College flies under a lot of peoples’ radars. Wabash is small (901 students last year), all male (one of three such institutions left in the country), a traditional liberal arts school and the best decision I’ve ever made.

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Your Cause Camp 2018 Lineup is Here

NonProfit Hub

We’re beyond excited to share the speaker lineup for Cause Camp 2018 , held on March 26th and 27th in Lincoln, Nebraska. Today, Kristen helps organizations make a lasting, meaningful impact on people by creating environments in which they thrive. The moment is finally here!

[Cause Camp] The Three As of of Nonprofit Content Generation

NonProfit Hub

Shattuck said social media is an excellent outlet for appreciation because it is fast, personalized and effectively communicates the impact of individuals. The Nebraska Community Blood Bank did a great job of combining some advocacy with an appeal.

SMS News: May 2015, Healthcare Edition

Mobile Commons

The University of Nebraska Medical Center is conducting a study to see if text messaging can help decrease early birth rates and increase clinical outcomes for both infants and their mothers. According to the study’s authors, early deliveries negatively impact one out of every nine births.

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From the Kids’ Table to the Adults’ Table: Taking Relationships Seriously in a World of Networks

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Networks have been valuable to the social change sector because of the potential for collective impact rather than individual impact. Collective impact, funder-supported grantee networks, and cross-sector collaborations are all part of this trend. Flickr Photo by Banana Custard.

How Nonprofits Can Tackle a Marathon

NonProfit Hub

It’s is cold and snowy in Nebraska in January and February), but by persevering through the early work, the later runs were much easier to handle. Fixing a community issue or making an impact won’t happen right away.

Smac! Cancer Where it Hurts.

SocialFish

buddy, Phoenix, can soon be in the hands of those with/impacted by cancer to help them SMAC! Nation,” a global movement in the fight against cancer that arms those with/impacted by this dang disease with cancer-crushing companions of the sock monkey kind.

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A New Habitat: Transforming Communities with Remote Work Tools

Tech Soup Blog

My interview with Bob Lynn, the technology manager at the Omaha, Nebraska branch of Habitat for Humanity, is a lesson in the advantages of remote work tools. " Most important of all is the impact that Habitat makes on families and whole communities.

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Building a Better Suggestion Box

Museum 2.0

Wedding registry-style signatures: "Dina and Arthur Feldman, Lincoln, Nebraska" Specific complaints: "The bathrooms were dirty." Designed systems in which visitors can see where their comments go and how they have impact.

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ASU Lodestar Center Blog: Research Friday: Myths about Women as.

ASU Lodestar Center

women value tax benefits for giving, along with the impact and effectiveness of their gift." [2] Women who had a charitable bequest in a will were significantly more likely than men to indicate mission impact and reciprocity (giving back in return for the benefits they or their loves ones received) as motivations for their overall charitable giving." [7] ▼ April (9) Research Friday: The Office or the Impact?