Facebook ‘like’ competitions award philanthropy funds - News - The Daily Reveille - Louisiana State University
FEBRUARY 2, 2012
Facebook ‘like’ competitions award philanthropy funds - News - The Daily Reveille - Louisiana State University : acebook news feeds have blown up recently as thousands of University students rush to join online competitions for Aspen Heights and other housing communities that award winners with cash
#GMN2016 Annual Conference| Observations from Day 2
MARCH 15, 2016
Ricci, Vice President of Organizational Effectiveness, Greater New Orleans Foundation; Michael Tipton, President, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation; and Joe Rosier, President, Rapides Foundation.
The Cost of Starting a Nonprofit in Every State
JUNE 7, 2016
Louisiana. Louisiana charitable registration: $25 (no filing if exempt). 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.
Ushahidi Develops Innovative Tools for Nonprofits and Others Working to Benefit the Public
Tech Soup Blog
MARCH 29, 2017
The Louisiana Bucket Brigade (LABB), for instance, has used Ushahidi to document the impacts of oil spills and other petrochemical pollution on human health and the environment.
Nancy Jo Craig’s Lifetime Achievement Award In Nonprofit Computer Refurbishment
Tech Soup Blog
NOVEMBER 15, 2013
This year the award went to Nancy Jo Craig who runs the nonprofit Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council (CACRC) in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. When she ran the Nature Conservancy in Louisiana, 200,000 acres were set aside. All of southern Louisiana had been hit.
Emily Metzgar » Blog Archive » NDLA 9: Interview with Melissa Flournoy
APRIL 11, 2007
Reference to a Podcast Interview with Melissa FlournoyEmily Metzgar » Blog Archive » NDLA 9: Interview with Melissa Flournoy: "Episode 9 of the New Day Louisiana Podcast features an interview with Dr. Melissa Flournoy, president and CEO of LANO, the Louisiana Association of Nonprofit Organizations.
The Art of Petition Delivery
MAY 17, 2013
Ryan Rastegar – Campaign Coordinator, Mississippi River Delta Restoration Ryan is the Campaign Coordinator for the Mississippi River Delta Restoration Campaign whose primary goal is to restore Louisiana’s coast (which is losing a football field of land every hour!). So you got 10,000 people to sign your petition - awesome! Now let the fun begin. We all know that petitions are effective for list growth and influencing policy when combined with a strategic campaign plan.
Social Media September Tweet Chatting Around the World September 18
Tech Soup Blog
SEPTEMBER 3, 2013
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States Noon Central time / 1:00 p.m. TechSoup and NetSquared have joined forces to bring you a September full of social media learning! All month long, we're putting on events and publishing content to sharpen your social media skills.
Is There a Community of #Tech4Good Activists Waiting for You?
Tech Soup Blog
FEBRUARY 2, 2017
New Orleans, Louisiana: The Mother of All Meetups Returns to Present the Power of the Presentation. TechSoup's NetSquared community of Tech4Good meetups is growing! As of January 25, there are 40,000 nonprofit members attending free tech networking events and workshops in 75 cities.
Disaster Relief Of A Different Kind - West Virginia Headline News and Talk Radio
SEPTEMBER 10, 2012
Disaster Relief Of A Different Kind - West Virginia Headline News and Talk Radio : Seventeen West Virginia Office of Technology employees are working long hours in Louisiana lending an IT helping hand following what Hurricane Isaac left behind. The workers volunteered for the service and state Chief Technology Officer Gale Given says they've been busy since they arrived. They are helping intake centers distribute food stamp cards," she said.
AFP: MySpace links users to US hurricane emergency alerts
SEPTEMBER 6, 2008
AFP: MySpace links users to US hurricane emergency alerts: "NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana (AFP) — In what is heralded as the seeds of an Internet-age emergency broadcast system, MySpace has teamed with the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to spread news on hurricanes through users of the online social network.As
VisionLink Supports the National Academy Foundation’s Work-Based Learning Fellows
MARCH 28, 2014
Members of the NAF WBL Fellows 2014 The National Academy Foundation (NAF) is a leader in preparing high school students for college and career success.
NetSquared Celebrates Progress and Looks Forward to 2015
Tech Soup Blog
DECEMBER 2, 2014
New Orleans, Louisiana: December Meetup: Topic TBA. TechSoup’s NetSquared community organizers connect nonprofits with local technology experts. Our volunteer-run events are live, free, and held monthly.
SMS Nation: Americans Text a Lot, Score Tickets to Sports Games with SMS & Construction Text Updates
APRIL 30, 2015
Louisiana uses text messaging for construction updates. A new text messaging program in Southwest Louisiana is using SMS to update its residents on real-time construction-related news. Text messaging’s popularity is showing up in all corners of the country.
Disasters in the Internet age
OCTOBER 31, 2005
She asked whether anyone knew the whereabouts of her three aunts, who were missing since Hurricane Katrina hit Louisiana Aug. Disasters in the Internet age : "Disasters in the Internet age The Internet -- more than any other tool -- is proving to be a significant means of communication during disasters. BY Dibya Sarkar Published on Oct. 31, 2005 On Sept. 15, through a private Web site called LATalk.org, Ruby pleaded for help.
Your #NPtech Community Calendar for July
Tech Soup Blog
JULY 6, 2015
New Orleans, Louisiana: Putting NOLA on the Product Hunt Map. Have you ever thought about hosting nonprofit technology events in your community? You should, because it's awesome fun.
Nonprofit Technology News: 2013 Year in Review
Tech Soup Blog
NOVEMBER 27, 2013
Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council was recognized for their great disaster relief work and their leadership in teching up schools in southern Louisiana.
Please Help: Volunteers Needed To Help With Hurricane Wiki To Prep for Hurricane Ida
Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media
NOVEMBER 8, 2009
We need volunteers to review the wiki section by section and make sure that there are resources collected for Florida, Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana. Source: Weather Channel Alerts 2009 was looking like a very uneventful hurricane season.
Pro Bono Role Model of the Year
OCTOBER 22, 2010
The winner will receive the title of Taproot Foundation’s first-ever Pro Bono Role Model of the Year and represent the foundation at the 2011 National Conference on Volunteering and Service from June 6 – 8 in New Orleans, Louisiana! Do you know a mom or dad who is a professional superhero? Then you must nominate them to Taproot Foundation’s first-ever Pro Bono Role Model of the Year. Wondering what makes a professional superhero?
"Freelines" for political prisoners
Have Fun - Do Good
NOVEMBER 16, 2005
One November 4th, NPR's Story of the Day podcast was about Robert 'King' Wilkerson who was in the Angola State Penitentiary in Louisiana for 31 years. I guess the theme of the day for me is candy.
Vote for the sessions you want at 11NTC
Amy Sample Ward
SEPTEMBER 14, 2010
Some of the most successful online campaigns in the past few years — such as Tweetsgiving, opposition to mountaintop removal, government transparency activism in Canada, and the campaign for the Jena Six in Louisiana — have employed principles of community organizing to create effective online actions that helped activists win. That’s right, the session selection process is open for the 2011 Nonprofit Technology Conference !
New Customer 211 San Diego Presents at AIRS
MARCH 30, 2010
We are pleased to welcome 211 San Diego to our VisionLink network. It will be an honor to support their work! If you are planning on attending this year''s AIRS conference you will be able to enjoy a number of worthwhile workshops from these good folks at 211 San Diego.
More Delightful Secrets: How Much Space Would You Give to an Exclusive Subset of your Audience?
NOVEMBER 5, 2009
As a second example, we later sojourned north to the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, a lovely art museum surrounded by incredible grounds on the seashore. A month ago, I wrote about the pleasure of secret, exclusive places in cultural venues, and many of you wrote in with stories of your own.
Things We Like (February 2011)
FEBRUARY 28, 2011
Nice work, Louisiana. A monthly roundup of our favorite nonprofit tech resources and other goodies. Read more posts on our blog. Classic chicken v egg: Is there more data because there are more techies? Or more techies because data keeps pouring out of the system faster than we can keep up?
Mobile Commons, Sanofi US, and the Prostate Cancer Foundation Partner to Improve Patient Understanding with the New PROST8CARE™ Text Messaging Program
FEBRUARY 5, 2013
Lemoine, APRN, MN, AOCN, RN-BC, Interim Louisiana State University Public Hospital, New Orleans, LA. Karen Minder, RN, MSN, Palm Beach Cancer Institute, West Palm Beach, FL. Jacqui Mitchell, MSN, APRN, AOCNS, Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, HI.
Take a Seat: Beautiful, Casual Areas at the Taiwan National Museum of Fine Arts
AUGUST 19, 2010
It reminded me of the restorative feeling of being at the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art north of Copenhagen, and it made me wonder: how many kinds of artwork would be more fruitfully enjoyed in a relaxed setting with couches and natural light?
NTEN Member Buzz Round-Up: July 24th 2009
JULY 24, 2009
The 1300th submission to the Getting Attention Nonprofit Tagline Awards is the Louisiana Association of Nonprofit Organizations (LANO). Flickr: Cambodia4Kidsorg: Can you idnetify the NTEN superstars? This is where I give props to announcements and activities about NTEN members. If you're an NTEN member and have nptech news, don't forget to tag your posts "NTEN member" or "nptech" -- and give me a heads-up!
In Support of Idiosyncrasy
MARCH 15, 2010
Other institutions are idiosyncratic in their relationship to their environment, like the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art in Denmark, or to their community, like the Wing Luke Asian Museum. People often ask me which museums are my favorite. I don't like to give a list.
What Nonprofits Can Learn from New Orleans
ASU Lodestar Center
FEBRUARY 29, 2012
I’d never experienced New Orleans, Louisiana (or NOLA as the locals call it), but I thought I knew it well. posted by. Deirdre Maloney, President of Momentum LLC. and Professor for the University. of San Diego's Master's of. Nonprofit Leadership. Last month I found myself in New Orleans. For about 20 hours. It was just enough time to roam the infamous French Quarter, kick around Bourbon Street, take a historical walking tour and head out to the next city.
NetCentric Advocacy: Women. Women. Mother. Mother.
APRIL 24, 2007
Beverly started telling stories about growing up in Louisiana before abortion was legal. Beverly started telling stories about growing up in Louisiana before abortion was legal. NetCentric Advocacy Advocacy Strategy for the Age of Connectivity. Home Green Media Toolshed Profile Twitter Shared Links Subscribe Archives « The future belongs to the Curious | Main | Values Voters: Winning With Science in Arkansas? » April 24, 2007 Women. Women. Mother. Mother.
Beaconfire Survey: A few non-profits we like | Beaconfire Wire
APRIL 28, 2008
They provide support for Louisiana’s music community and strive to preserve the state’s musical culture. 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?
Bryant Terry: Eco-chef, Food Justice Activist, Author of Vegan Soul Kitchen
Have Fun - Do Good
MARCH 11, 2009
It's a traditional Louisiana dish that's eaten during Lent. "I think, in the organizing, and in the activism what gets lost so often is what we're working for. What we want is for all people to have some delicious, amazing, banging food!"
Big Vision Podcast: Interview with llyse Hogue Rainforest Action Network
Have Fun - Do Good
JUNE 19, 2006
The newest Big Vision podcast is up , and it is an interview with Ilyse Hogue, the Global Finance Campaign Director for the Rainforest Action Network and one of the founders of SmartMeme , a non-profit collective of long term organizers, strategists, trainers and communications professionals.