Intergenerational Wired Fundraisers: A Conversation

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Now we have a team of intergenerational wired fundraisers. Nhuong Son , Wired Fundraiser for Cambodian Children!

NextGen philanthropists and the transfer of intergenerational wealth

ASU Lodestar Center

posted by Patsy Kraeger, Ph.D. Welcome to Research Friday! As part of a. continuing series, we invite a nonprofit scholar, student, or professional to. highlight current research reports or studies and discuss how they can. inform and improve day-to-day nonprofit practice.

My First Intergenerational Social Media: Learning from Gen Z's and Value of Different Points of View

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Earlier this week, Leslie Poston invited me to participate on her podcast on Race and Social Media along with Shireen Mitchell , Liza Sabiter , and Rahsheen Porter. One of the takeaways was, don't assume that everyone thinks like you do - and expose yourself to different points of view. This week I put that into practice. Yesterday, I facilitated a hot topic workshop at the Healthy Communities Annual Conference hosted by the Search Institute in Minneapolis.

Which New Audiences? A Great Washington Post Article and its Implications about Age, Income, and Race

Museum 2.0

This list doesn't include many approaches that I see transforming museum audiences, like political activism, multilingual programming, intergenerational events, or cultural festivals. This weekend was thrilling for me.

The Truth about Bilingual Interpretation: Guest Post by Steve Yalowitz

Museum 2.0

This qualitative, exploratory study involved tracking and interviewing 32 Spanish-speaking intergenerational groups in fully bilingual exhibits at four different science centers/museums. You know those research studies that make you want to immediately change your practice in some way?

After Ten Days on the Road.

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It's a great example of the intergenerational collaboration that Juanita Brown spoke about at NCDD. So, maybe this is be an intergenerational vlog I'm just back after a ten-day business trip beginning with Blogher and ending with NCDD (Dialogue and Deliberation).

Elevating Advocacy Voices for Children Through Social Media

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possible solutions to the problem of intergenerational poverty.

Who Counts? Grappling with Attendance as a Proxy for Impact

Museum 2.0

We also focused this year on working with the countywide adult education agency to start an intergenerational science program at three senior centers throughout St. When you count attendance to your museum, do you include: people who eat in the cafe?

My Dad's Blog: First Conversation

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After all, this was the first intergenerational blogging attempt with me being the "younger" person. Watch the video. We finally arrived after 8 hours on the road, documented with my treo cameraphone and emailed to flickr.

Building Community: Who / How / Why

Museum 2.0

As we developed new 3rd Friday community festivals , we were careful to design them as intergenerational experiences. These are the slides and notes for the talk I gave at the American Alliance of Museums conference on Monday, April 27 about the Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History. There are links embedded to other posts that go deeper into specific topics. For years, I’ve been associated with the idea of “visitor participation.”

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America's Giving Challenge Official Results: We Came In First! Thank You Everyone!

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Intergenerational Wired Fundraisers: A Conversation Eugene Chan's New Year's Resolution. The final, official results have arrived for America's Giving Challenge and I'm happy say that we came in first place for global causes !

Guest Post by Katherine Hutt: A Small Nonprofit's Strategy for Pepsi Refresh Contest

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GOH developed Hope Meadows, an intergenerational neighborhood that supports families adopting children out of foster care. Photo: Jim Harrison. Note from Beth: This post was written before the New York Times article describing a misstep with the Pepsi Charity Contest. Here's my analysis. Pepsi decided to give away their Super Bowl ad budget and instead give away $1.3 million a month for 12 months to good causes. The Pepsi Refresh Project launched on February 1st.

Guest Post: Community and Civic Engagement in Museum Programs

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We scaffold levels of participatory experiences at events that are intergenerational, multidisciplinary and appeal to different types of learners. Stacey Marie Garcia came to the MAH first as a graduate intern in the summer of 2011.

Best of Beth's Blog 2008: Finding The Top Ten Posts In Less Than Five MInutes!

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Intergenerational Wired Fundraisers: A Conversation. One of the things I've been wanting to do for a while is review my blog content for the year and select the "Top 10" posts or the "best of" posts. Once a year in June, I do an overall benchmarking and ROI analysis of my blog using particular metrics. But, a top ten post would focus on the content itself - and also jump start some thinking that I need to do for a redesign of this blog.

From Community Arts To Community of Online Learners: Janet Salmons, Ph.D

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From Cornell I went to the intergenerational, national nonprofit called Magic Me. I met Janet Salmons many years ago while I working on various arts and technology projects in New York State for the New York Foundation for the Arts. Ever since, our paths have crossed several times in nonprofit technology circles online, most recently via the Digital Divide Network listserv and the online forums at TechSoup. Earlier this month, Janet sent me a note that she had completed her Ph.D.

Women of Color Resource Center: An Interview with Anisha Desai

Have Fun - Do Good

It is a time where a lot of organizations are going through an intergenerational transfer of leadership, and a lot has been written about what does that mean?