10th Annual Kentucky Nonprofit Network’s Nonprofit Leadership Forum

Amy Sample Ward

Related Links : Kentucky Nonprofits website. Presentations from 2012 kentucky presentation socialmedia workshopDate :October 24-25, 2012. Location : Lexington, KY. Topic : Community-Driven Planning: Creating a Social Media Strategy. Description : This all-day workshop starts with the real foundation of social media engagement: community and content.

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Nonprofit Data: The Case of the Kentucky Equal Justice Center


A social advocacy organization uses data to effect good, with measurable results. How does an advocacy organization measure its effectiveness in a data-driven way? Chris Bernard. Editorial and Communications Director. Idealware. read more

Social Media Game: Kentucky Derby Remix for CNPE Conference

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The second session is the Kentucky Derby version of the Social Media Game. Center for Nonprofit Excellent Workshop View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. tags: nptech nonprofits ). On the road again for the next couple of weeks, including a trip to Romania. I'm facilitating a couple of workshops as part of the Social Media track for annual conference for the Center for Nonprofit Excellence in Louisville, KY. I'm doing two workshops.

Kentucky Nonprofit Workshop on Web 2.0: Slides, Reflections, and Notes

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

That's a video blog post I did to demonstrate how a simple technique for creating effective videos using your cell phone or digital camera and placing it one the web, in this example, on YouTube. While the workshop wasn't a handson video workshop, I did something along those lines in Cambodia - the curriculum is here.).

How a Targeted Second Ask Surpassed Its Goal With a Nearly 50% Response Rate

NonProfit PRO

The American Battlefield Trust was $27,000 short of projected revenue for its effort to save 128 acres of Civil War Battlefield in Perryville, Kentucky, in the fall of 2019.

Bright Idea: Create Fundraisers Based on Major Events


Located in Kentucky, RSBC shares a home state with the Kentucky Derby. They took a Kentucky tradition that their supporters were excited about and used the buzz about it to create a popular and successful fundraising event. Who they are.

Providing education for incarcerated students


In December 2020, op-eds we placed on behalf of the Vera Institute of Justice in Politico, The Washington Post and Kentucky’s Courier-Journal (Sen. When we started working with Vera in 2017 to expand access to postsecondary education in prison, we worked out a five-year timeline.

2021 Funding & Grant Resources For Women’s Empowerment Organizations


Kentucky Foundation for Women. Kentucky Foundation For Women. The mission of the Kentucky Foundation for Women is to promote positive social change by supporting varied feminist expression in the arts. Areas served: Kentucky.

How The Nature Conservancy’s Work in the Cumberland Forest Supports Jobs & Climate Mitigation

Saleforce Nonprofit

One great example of the intricate connections of habitats, wildlife, and people is our Cumberland Forest Project , located where Kentucky, Tennessee, and Virginia meet in the Central Appalachian region of the eastern U.S.

Bright Idea: Hybrid Scavenger Hunt Fundraiser


We make meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers (“Bigs”) and children (“Littles”), ages 6 through 13, in communities across Central Kentucky. Who they are.

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Radical Collaboration is Our Best Chance to Fight Climate Change

Saleforce Nonprofit

The Cumberland Forest Project protects 253,000 acres of Appalachian forest in Tennessee, Kentucky, and Virginia and is one of The Nature Conservancy’s largest-ever conservation efforts in the eastern United States.

Nonprofit Audit 101

The NonProfit Times

Nonprofit Audit 101: A Guide to The Fundamentals and More is a quick guide for nonprofit finance leaders and executive leaders, providing key fundamentals and know-how, first class best practices, and insight into how to optimize the nonprofit audit process at your organization.

6 Fraternity and Sorority Fundraising Ideas + 8 Top Fundraiser Examples


Sigma Alpha Epsilon at Western Kentucky University created a fundraising campaign dedicated to making adjustments to their house.

10 Amazing Environmental Nonprofits You Need to Know About

Tech Soup Blog

" Central Kentucky Audubon Society. The Central Kentucky Audubon Society is a full service environmental organization for the 10 bluegrass counties in Central Kentucky. Our recently completed 2015 Green Tech Success Story Contest winners and finalists are an impressive group, showcasing the broad reach and impact of TechSoup member charities doing environmental work.

You Tube embedded player

Michael Stein's Non-profit Technology Blog

Meanwhile, just to show you what this tool looks like, here's a Kentucky version of an oldtime fiddle standard, Katy Hill, played by Michael Garvin. I'm a little late, I guess, in discovering how cool You Tube is. The ability to place a video directly on your site in a visual player component is fantastic. I've been avoiding getting a video camera because I know how much time I'll waste with it. but I may not be able to resist.

Looking forward to 2009

Judi Sohn

It’s more than separating those who gave $500 from those who live in Kentucky. One thing I think C3 (my org) does well is that we take a lot of short, successful hops. Yes, we’re making a difference against colorectal cancer, and that’s ultimately our big-picture goal. But we’re getting there with a series of small steps. Every November we meet for a strategic retreat where we look (briefly) at where we’ve been, analyze where we are, and make a plan for next year.

ILoveMountains.org Blogger's Challenge (You Can Help If You Aren't a Blogger Too!)

Have Fun - Do Good

Primarily, mountaintop removal is occurring in West Virginia, Kentucky, Virginia and Tennessee. The 4-minute video above is the story of Daymon Morgan who lives on one of America's Most Endangered Mountains, the Huckleberry Ridge in Kentucky. iLoveMountains.org is a campaign to stop mountaintop removal for coal mining. What is mountaintop removal you ask?

From Coast to Coast: How Healthcare Organizations are Handling the Outpouring of Support and In-Kind Gifts

Connection Cafe

Kentucky (U niversity of K entucky HealthCare) : My fellow Kentuckians – First o f all, thank you. Kentucky (UK Health C are) : We are accepting donations of homemade masks.

Is it a pink nightmare?

Get Fully Funded

So Kentucky Fried Chicken is doing a cause marketing promotion for the Susan Komen Foundation. You know, the one that fights breast cancer. And there are a lot of people scratching their heads about that. Some are even angry. Many are calling it a huge blunder. It’s tough to understand how greasy fast food and fighting breast cancer go together.

Maximizing Meetings: 3 M’s to Make Event Committee Meetings Meaningful

NonProfit Hub

She leads the Events Strategy Team at Ashley|Rountree and Associates —a nonprofit consulting firm based in Louisville, Kentucky. Tammy Moloy is a guest contributor for Nonprofit Hub. Tammy has managed events for more than 23 years in major markets such as Los Angeles, Nashville, Boston and Washington, DC, and has managed more than 75 special events in her career.

Is Social Media the Fund Development Professional’s Magic Bullet?

NonProfit Hub

Tammy Moloy is a guest contributor for Nonprofit Hub, and a Senior Consultant with Ashley|Rountree and Associates, a leading regional non-profit consulting firm based in Louisville, Kentucky. Tammy Moloy is a Senior Consultant with Ashley|Rountree and Associates , a leading regional non-profit consulting firm based in Louisville, Kentucky.

Behind the Scenes: America Supporting Americas

Connection Cafe

Here’s a recent article showcasing plans for an event in Kentucky. LP: Here’s a photo of our troop support program bringing together our active units of today with their brother warriors of yesterday (the same unit, only 43 years apart, Vietnam veterans, soldiers who served with A Company 1-327th Infantry, 1st Brigade, 101st Airborne Division visit during Week of the Eagles at Fort Campbell, Kentucky 2009 Author: Emily Goodstein.

Q&A with sgLEADERS: Dwight Dozier, Georgia Tech Foundation

Connection Cafe

Dwight was also involved with CASE Kentucky as a board member, annual conference chair, and president of the organization. The “Q&A with sgLEADERS” series on sgENGAGE aims to provide readers, including the next generation of social good leaders, with valuable insights from executives across the social good community. Today’s Q&A is with Dwight D. Dozier, CIO of the Georgia Tech Foundation.

Corporate Altruism: The Blurring of the Lines Between CSR and Cause Marketing

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Komen for the Cure teamed up with KFC (formerly known as Kentucky Fried Chicken). Photo by Vardhana. Note from Beth: Kami Watson Huyse , who is also my business partner at Zoetica , and I are currently Fellows at Society of New Communication Research. Our research started several months ago with a literature search, is focused on best practices in incorporating a social media strategy into CSR and Cause Marketing programs.

The Value of Diverse Perspective: Reimagine Opportunity Challenge Wrap-Up

Tech Soup Blog

We talked to survivors and individuals who ran programs in Kentucky and New York City. This post was written by Marnie Webb, who leads TechSoup’s newest division, Caravan Studios. There, she builds technology that connects local communities to resources that help them solve problems and impact issues. Marnie gets wonky about things like data, APIs and community organizing, especially when they all come together.

Foundation Transparency – Foundation Center’s Surprising Glass Pockets Website

Tech Soup Blog

Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky. ? Glasspockets.org is a website sponsored by the Foundation Center that is focused on transparency among funders. A revealing fact is that 70% of the approximately 80,000 U.S. foundations still don’t have websites, quite possibly intentionally.

How my waffle got scorched – a lesson in systems

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I drove my Mom to Kentucky for a memorial service for my uncle who passed recently and on the way home, we stopped at a Waffle House for breakfast. There are lessons all around us if we’re willing to look. I’m big on creating systems in your office to make fundraising (and everything) run smoother and easier. Here’s a great experience I had a couple of days ago which reminded me of the importance of systems.

The Cost of Starting a Nonprofit in Every State

NonProfit Hub

Kentucky. The process of starting a nonprofit requires a fair amount of savvy and know-how. Building from the ground up, it’s often difficult knowing where to start. Questions arise like “What do I need” and “Why do I need it?” ” One of the biggest question marks comes up when it’s time to calculate the cost of your nonprofit.

The Bold, Focused Ideas of Breakthrough Nonprofit Brands: Book Giveaway Winners Announced

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Another feature of the program will be Safe America’s recruitment of First Ladies/Spouses in ALL 50 states to lead local, state educational efforts — building on West Virginia First Lady Gayle Manchin and her husband, Governor and Senator-Elect Joe Manchin’s efforts that reached 40 states in 2010 and had the active involvement of Governors and First Spouses in Kentucky, New Jersey, Puerto Rico, Washington state, West Virginia, Iowa, Arizona, Arkansas, Indiana, Utah and Tennessee.”.

How Does Limited Liability Affect a Nonprofit

ASU Lodestar Center

Kentucky. posted by. Steve Cook. Attorney. Cook & Cook. How Does Limited Liability Affect a Nonprofit? Limited liability entities are often formed (at least in part) to protect the assets of for-profit business owners from the financial obligations of a particular business. In the case of a nonprofit, however, the entity is generally not permitted to have owners who are entitled to the profits of the organization. Rather, any profits earned by a nonprofit must be reinvested.

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Finding the Great Impact Story

Tech Soup Blog

A TEALS teaching assistant for a classroom in rural Kentucky noticed the transformation of a young man involved in the program. A couple years ago I was working at a nonprofit, and I made a call to a small grassroots organizing group in Arkansas. I was building social media contacts with progressive policy organizations and conducting a routine communications capacity audit.

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Komen Kan Kiss My Mammagram, PinActivism, and Newsjacking for a Cause

Beth Kanter

I immediately forwarded it to Nancy Schwartz, because she had blogged about Komen’s Kentucky Fried Chicken partnership and I knew she’d want to follow up. Source: causes.com via Beth on Pinterest. On Tuesday, the Susan G. Komen Foundation , a leading breast cancer charity, pulled hundreds of thousands of dollars in breast cancer screening funds from Planned Parenthood. Each year millions of women are screened for breast cancer at Planned Parenthood, and Susan G.

Planning a Legacy that Honors Others

Connection Cafe

Congratulations to Wesley Manor Retirement Community in Louisville, Kentucky. Honorariums and memorial gifts are meant to celebrate an occasion or celebrate the life of a friend or relative. Should I ask if you’ve ever made an honor or memorial gift, most of you would say “Yes!” And, should I ask if that was a current gift – a one-time gift given from disposable income – most of you would say “Yes!” again.

NetCentric Advocacy: Fighting Cancer One Cup at A Time: AlexsLemonade Continutes to Distribute Lemonade Organizing Tools via The Net to Fight Cancer

Network-Centric Advocacy

I thought I would revisit after the Kentucky Derby winner donated $5,000 to the stand. I thought I would revisit after the Kentucky Derby winner donated $5,000 to the stand. NetCentric Advocacy Advocacy Strategy for the Age of Connectivity.

Best Internet Marketing for a Cause 2006

Have Fun - Do Good

Photo credit: Eastern Kentucky Mountains by Colin Mutchler. What makes us write a donation check, spread the word about a campaign, or show up for a meeting or protest? What makes us want to act for social change? Emotional connection. Passion for a cause. For the past year, I have been writing for NetSquared about nonprofits and NGOs that are using the social web to cultivate donors, advocates and activists for their organization and their cause.

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A Non-Techie Looks at Mechanical Turk | Beaconfire Wire

Allegiance Group

s Fitness in Kentucky (and a bunch of other gyms.) Skip to content Clients Services Portfolio About Us Contact Blog Home > Blog Recent Posts 07/16/2010: The Wisdom of the Old Spice Man 07/12/2010: Is your online campaign going to succeed?

Jewish Television Network Delivers Online Religious Service


I live in the mountains of Kentucky, many hours from the nearest Jewish community, and often find it difficult to travel for services. Once again the Jewish Television Network let people remotely watch Kol Nidre (Jewish High Holiday) service from their home via live webcast. And, for the second year in a row it was a hit. Now I don’t think the point was that people should stay home and experience religious services that way.