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International Women’s Day 2016: A Time to Reflect and to Act

Connection Cafe

Today, on International Women’s Day , I’m grateful, proud, realistic and hopeful. Nonprofit News #IWD2016 International Women's DayToday, I am hopeful… that we will make a difference because women are leading the way in philanthropy, showing the power of giving, serving and driving social change.

Numbers, Stories and Pajamas: Inspirations for International Volunteer Day 2015

Connection Cafe

So I thought in the spirit of International Volunteer Day (December 5, 2015), I should share three volunteerism topics that inspire me. 79.2%

Nonprofit Technology Celebrates International Women's Day

Tech Soup Blog

I'm not a woman, but I am a wholehearted celebrant of International Women's Day. More About International Women's Day.

Happy International Women’s Day!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Today is International Women’s Day which has been observed since the early 1900s (here’s a good history ). Fundraising

International Women’s Day: Using Technology to Empower Women and Girls

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

March 8th is International Women’s Day. 2016 is the year that real money and reforms must start to right these wrongs. I did.

International Human Rights Day 2011

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

T, December 10th, the international community is observing Human Rights Day to commemorate the 63rd anniversary of the creation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. 2011 has been an amazing year for human rights defenders. This past year, our HRP team helped the human rights movement achieve great things. and the European Union.

International Organizations and Social Media: News, Engagement, and Social Data for Policy Change

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

They will be placed with organizations working on policies in these areas, many part of large international networks, nonprofits, and government.

Celebrate International Women’s Day

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

March 8, International Women’s Day , marks an occasion to celebrate the accomplishments of women worldwide. The certificate above.

Care2 Awards Seventh Annual Impact Prize to Covenant House International


Where have all the interns gone?

ASU Lodestar Center

Nonprofit Leadership Alliance ASU Lodestar Center The origin of the word “intern” goes back to the Latin and French meaning: to restrict or confine within prescribed limits, as prisoners of war, enemy aliens, or combat troops who take refuge in a neutral country. Negative experiences will poison the pool of potential interns. Pay them.

Bookshare International Now Serves Thirty Countries

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Benetech’s Bookshare library continues to expand its international service providing accessible books and publications to members in more than 30 countries. Our international Bookshare service recently announced new partnerships with three organizations that are reaching out to readers with print disabilities in their home countries.

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

Connection Cafe

On International Women’s Day , and everyday, we can remember that everyone’s road to empowerment is unique and inspiring. We can inspire change.

Comfort vs. Action: The Internal Debate

ASU Lodestar Center

posted by. Laura E. Tan , University Service Learning /. AmeriCorps Coordinator. ASU Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College. He shrugged. “If Photo via Time.

Using Social Media Internationally: How Not To Get Lost in Translation

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

How to Approach Social Media Internationally Guest Post By Christian Arno. Does that mean your social media is international? Be chatty.

#IFC2014 International Fundraising Congress: Inspire, Connect, Transform

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Source: Pamela Sutton-Legaud. I also keynoted the NGO track at the Internet Festival in Pisa, Italy (more about that in separate post later).

Internal and External Tools that Can Help Your Organization Be More Effective


The utilization of technology in the nonprofit world, like in the business world, comes in two pieces: internal and external. Internal management systems and tracking tools are integral to keeping an organization well-oiled and effective at what they do. Terri Harel. Cofounder. ImpactFlo.

HOW TO: Tweet for an International Audience

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Then, over the next 12 hours, on comes nonprofits in India, the Middle East, Africa, and Europe. Here’s how to begin: 1) Learn your time zones.

3 Steps for Avoiding Deficiencies During a Single Audit

Connection Cafe

Step Three: Build a Climate of Strong Internal Control Systems. (part 3 of 3 in Single Audit and Uniform Guidance series). Cash Management.

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5 Essential Controls for Charities during the Holiday Giving Season

Connection Cafe

Employees find themselves working overtime and may feel pressured to compromise internal controls for the sake of expediency.

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Trainer’s Notebook: Facilitating Tech Training Internationally – Tips for Working with Interpreters

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

If you have facilitated training internationally and used participatory facilitation techniques, what tips or insights do have to offer?

What to Expect When You’re Anticipating an Auditor

Connection Cafe

The main focus areas of the Single Audit: Focus Area: Internal Controls. Best Practices for Internal Controls. Audit Threshold Changes.

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The Top 5 Presentations You Won’t Want to Miss at AFP International 2015

NonProfit Hub

If you’re a newbie, the AFP International Fundraising Conference (AFPIcon) can be overwhelming. ALL General Sessions. Okay, you caught me.

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The International Bar Association Publishes First Global Study of the Impact of Social Media on the Legal Profession


The International Bar Association has just published the first global study of the impact of social media on the legal profession.

Three Tips for Managing Your Interns & Skilled Volunteers


This one comes from Communications and Social Media Intern Stephanie Rosenburg. Volunteering as a Communications & Social Media Intern with VolunteerMatch , I''ve learned first-hand just how important good management really is to keep skilled volunteers like myself engaged. Make Them a Part of the Team.

Happy International Women’s Day: Meet Keo Savon

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Happy International Women’s Day ! Happy International Women’s Day! It is a major day of global celebration of women.

4 Ways to Participate Online in the 2016 AFP International Fundraising Conference

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Attended by over 4,000 fundraising professionals, the 2016 AFP International Fundraising Conference will be held March 20-22 in Boston, MA.

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Celebrate International Grant Professionals Day

NonProfit Hub

March 14-18 is International Grant Professionals Week and today it culminates to International Grant Professionals Day (IGPD), a day dedicated to honoring the many hours that go into writing, making and seeking grant projects and proposals—a task that’s often done behind the scenes and not highlighted enough in the nonprofit sector.

Promote Excellent Internal Customer Service

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Too often, we think of only external customer service, and forget about the need for excellent internal customer service. Answer e-mails.

Amnesty International at 50

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Earlier this year, I spoke at the 50th Anniversary Annual General Meeting of Amnesty International (AI). I’m thinking a great deal these days about human rights and about doing more for the field. Today, I gave a presentation on human rights in DC, with a focus on our work with truth commissions. AIUSA human rights LGBT Amnesty

Promote Good Internal Customer Service

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Too often, we think of only external customer service, and forget about the need for excellent internal customer service. Answer e-mails.

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Have You Hired Your Interns Yet?


I would like to challenge our customers and our suppliers to make this the summer to get serious about hiring interns. Dr. W.

Lessons from IGS16: The How-To’s for Applying the SDGs to Grantmaking

Connection Cafe

In case you missed it, last week was the second annual International Grantmaking Symposium (IGS) , presented by CAF America in partnership with UNDP.

Interning in Guatemala on the Archive Project

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

A guest Beneblog by Max Schneider People don’t typically associate boisterous merengue music with high-tech statistical analysis.

Real Talk About Real Costs for Nonprofits: Stepping Beyond the Overhead Myth

Connection Cafe

Nonprofit Management AARP Foundation AFP International financial management Guidestar nonprofit overheadOverhead. And, yep, I just said it.

Upcoming International Tweet Chat on June 21: Data

Tech Soup Blog

The tweet chat is designed to spark an international conversation, spanning multiple time zones. On June 13, TechSoup Global hosts a seminar titled "Transforming Your Charity by Bringing Your Data to Life" in conjunction with the Guardian. Pacific time / 6:00 p.m. Greenwich Mean time. How to Participate. data tweet chat

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What The Most Successful CEOs Know About Internal Communication

Eric Jacobsen Blog

They’ve also got more engaged employees – another strong, measurable driver of positive financial outcomes."

An intern's perspective

ASU Lodestar Center

All of the organizations I interned with had faith in me. The organizations I interned with for allowed for great networking opportunities.

We're looking for a Summer Marketing Intern!

Wild Apricot Blog

Here's a great Summer Marketing Internship opportunity for a new marketing professional in Toronto’s growing technology sector! Wild Apricot is web-based membership software for small associations and nonprofits. read more

3 Key Changes in Single Audit for Grant Managers

Connection Cafe

Now, programs are expected to be partners in the application of internal controls throughout the grant lifecycle. How will this happen?

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Show Your Team How To Provide Good Internal Customer Service

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Too often, we think of only external customer service, and forget about the need for excellent internal customer service. Answer e-mails.