Our EveryAction Hero: Jewish Voice for Peace


I created a template and chapter leaders would adjust it to fit their local context and we would send that out through EveryAction so chapters could reach people in their area. It was more of a local pitch for membership! We really rely on those local personal connections as one of our greatest means of acquiring new members. So for example a member could email me and say "hey, I'm in the middle of Utah and I'm a member and I'd like to find other people near me".

Voice 101

Elevating Advocacy Voices for Children Through Social Media

Beth Kanter

Utah’s tourism slogan captures the physical wonders of our state, which has some of the best skiing, highest deserts and deepest canyons in the world. Utah has the highest birth rate in the country (88 births per 1,000 women aged 15 to 44) and the youngest population – almost a third of Utahns are under the age of 18. Utah is dead last in the nation for education funding per pupil. Voices for Utah Children recently helped host a conference on.

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How Well Do You Know Your Neighbors?

Connection Cafe

Or would you invite her to a behind-the-scenes event for local VIPs? Her current donor profile shows her address in the next town, but with the screening you learn she actually has another home in the upstate, and a vacation home in Utah. You can tell a lot about your donors by looking through information points such as past donation history, biographical facts, and interactions with your organization.

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Building the Tech Capacity of Nonprofits Everywhere with TechSoup's NetSquared Events

Tech Soup Blog

Our NetSquared leaders are currently holding free events in 24 countries and meet with their local TechSoup partners to collaborate on how to best support nonprofits in their country. Find your local #Tech4Good group. Orem, Utah: QuickBooks Made Easy. Salt Lake City, Utah: QuickBooks Made Easy. Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso: Monthly Meeting of Local Members.

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Boosting Arizona's Philanthropic Resources

ASU Lodestar Center

For those suggesting that cost of living and state and local tax burdens are likely to impact charitable giving, it may be important to note that, according to the Tax Foundation , Arizona ranked 33 in terms of state and local tax burden. Only two of the ten most generous states (Utah and Arkansas) had higher state and local tax burdens than Arizona. posted by. Marissa Theisen , President & CEO. Arizona Grantmakers Forum.

Why Kansas City Has a Shot at Bridging the Digital Divide

Tech Soup Blog

Google plans to roll it out in Austin, Texas, and Provo, Utah as well. The fund will rely on local nonprofits to figure what the right solutions are for this specific region. Each week hundreds of people go to the foundation auditorium on Rockhill Road to attend a morning program in which two local commercial or nonprofit entrepreneurs present their startups to an audience of other entrepreneurs.

Symantec Gives Back

Tech Soup Blog

As a company, they works to have a positive impact on the local communities around the world where it has offices. Last year, Symantec employees donated $650,000 to nonprofits and libraries in their local communities, as well as 19,000 hours of volunteering. In Lindon, Utah, 50 employee volunteers planted trees that Symantec donated to TreeUtah using its local Community Outreach funds.

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

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Second, organize local veterinarians, municipalities and animal rescue organizations in working together to provide low-cost spay/neuter and promote adoption of the satos.’”. The Bold, Focused Ideas of Breakthrough Nonprofit Brands by Carol Cone.

#GivingTuesday is almost here! NTEN Members share their campaign plans


PeaceWorks Technology Solutions is turning #GivingTuesday into a team building event that supports one of their local clients, as well as the local community. Candy Cane Corner is a partnership between The Road Home, YWCA Utah, and Volunteers of America, UT to help bring holiday magic and cheer to needy families in the community. It''s hard to believe it''s less than one week from #GivingTuesday , an international annual day of giving to kick off the giving season.

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Supporting Nonprofit Tech Educators Across the Globe

Tech Soup Blog

Orem, Utah: QuickBooks Made Easy. Salt Lake City, Utah: QuickBooks Made Easy. Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso: Monthly Meeting of Local Members. Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso: Monthly Meeting of Local Members. Here's your monthly roundup of free in-person #Tech4Good events. But first I'm going to show off on behalf of our NetSquared organizers. I have the very best job at TechSoup — I get to support our network of nonprofit technology event organizers.

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Great Conversationalists: Reflections on Being a Dial-a-Stranger

Museum 2.0

I even made some gaffes--for example, confusing the University of Texas natural history museum with the Utah natural history museum (the "UT" slipped me up)--but they took it in stride, continuing the conversation without embarrassing me. We never would have talked about taxidermy (and the basement I shared with dead animals at the Boston Museum of Science) if they hadn't started talking about their local natural history museum. The afternoon of September 24 was hectic.

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Do You Know the Chase Bank Routing Transit Number?


International money transfers and local wire transfers are just some of the services that help banks make a profit as they charge for these services. Your bank’s routing number is significant because it is the key to knowing where to send and receive money. In fact, when banks ask for a “voided check,” they are usually looking for this number.