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A Maryland nonprofit’s quest to bridge the gap between job seekers and employers

Candid

Maryland New Directions has helped motivate men and women in the greater Baltimore area find new career opportunities for nearly 50 years. Maryland New Directions is seizing the opportunities presented by the pandemic to re-imagine hiring practices and conditions to contribute to a stronger economy. About Maryland New Directions.

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How to Start a Nonprofit Organization in Maryland | 15-Step Guide

Donorbox

Welcome to our step-by-step guide on how to start a nonprofit in Maryland! The post How to Start a Nonprofit Organization in Maryland | 15-Step Guide appeared first on Nonprofit Blog. While there are many different types of nonprofits–from cultural to […].

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Join us at NVOAD Conference!

VisionLink

We're off to the National VOAD Conference in Baltimore, Maryland, May 2nd through 5th at the Renaissance Harborplace! See you in Maryland! It's that time of year again for Visionlink! We are proud to provide the DART Disaster Agency Response Technology platform to NVOAD. Visit us at Booth #304! Want to learn more now?

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Pathfinders for Autism Launches Bus Tour And Major Fundraising Campaign for Statewide Expansion

DipJar

., May 17, 2021 – Today, Maryland’s largest autism resource center Pathfinders for Autism formally commenced its 2021 Dip Challenge Tour , a statewide bus tour and major fundraising initiative to expand autism resources and programs across Maryland. According to the CDC , Maryland has the fourth highest autism rate in the U.S.

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2022 State of Salesforce in the Education Sector

Cloud 4 Good

In this report, you will find the results: How Salesforce is creating digital transformation for institutions like Indiana University Foundation and Alumni Association, Kansas State University, and University of Maryland, Baltimore County. How Salesforce is helping growing organizations scale efficiently and effectively.

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Dip Into Your Heart

DipJar

Pathfinders for Autism (PFA) is a Maryland-based nonprofit that supports and improves the lives of individuals affected by autism. A trip to the National Aquarium in Baltimore, Maryland, saw 1,500 people visit. Pathfinders for Autism is currently the only organization in Maryland training first responders on this issue.

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Tim Cook to donate his fortune to charity | WMDT.com Maryland-Delaware

AFP Blog

Tim Cook to donate his fortune to charity | WMDT.com Maryland-Delaware : "Cook, who is close to becoming a billionaire, says he will pay for his nephew''s college education, then donate the rest of his wealth to philanthropic projects, according to Fortune. Cook isn''t the first top executive to give his money away." ''via Blog this'''

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Welcoming Our New VP of HR, Meigan Ward!

Forum One

Meigan lives in Maryland with her husband and daughter. . Additionally, she has a Diversity & Inclusion certificate from Cornell University, and is a Strategic HR Business Partner (sHRBP) and a Certified Internal Investigator. The post Welcoming Our New VP of HR, Meigan Ward!

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Symphony Technology Group Acquires CommPartners, a Leading SaaS Provider  of Learning Management System Software and Virtual Events  

Cadmium CD

The acquisition underscores STG’s commitment to building a unique, market-leading software platform offering continuing education, professional development, events, learning and content management solutions to associations, non- profits, healthcare & life sciences organizations.

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Value of volunteer time rose nearly 5 percent in 2020

Candid

Calculated by the University of Maryland's Do Good Institute , the estimate is based on hourly earnings released by the U.S. Independent Sector has announced that the estimated value of a volunteer hour in the United States reached $28.54 in 2020, up from $27.20, or 4.9 percent, in 2019.

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Warrior Canine Connection: A Unique Approach to Mission Based Trauma Recovery

DipJar

As luck would have it, a Congressional delegation was also on hand and, upon seeing the dogs and learning of the work, asked if the program could be brought to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland. From that start, the Warrior Canine Connection has expanded to 13 sites around the country.

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7 End-of-Year Fundraising Campaigns We Love

Qgiv

Maryland Coalition for Inclusive Education’s End-of-Year Appeal. Maryland Coalition for Inclusive Education is a nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing the success of all children and youth in their school communities. Maryland Coalition for Inclusive Education kept their year-end donation form simple. Who they are.

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Philanthropy’s response to the Turkey and Syria earthquake 

Candid

Only a relative few independent foundations in the United States and Canada have made public contributions, such as $500,000 from the Patterson Foundation in Florida; $250,000 from the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation in Maryland; and $188,000 from the Coram Deo Foundation in Canada. to make the gift.

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Building a Better Recruitment and Admissions Funnel with UMBC

Cloud 4 Good

The University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) is a dynamic public research university integrating teaching, research, and service to benefit the citizens of Maryland. To learn more about the University of Maryland, Baltimore County , visit their website at umbc.edu. . Written by Blake Becker.

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Maryland Daily Record

AFP Blog

Maryland Daily Record: "Spread the word with TwitterBetsy NelsonSpecial to The Daily RecordSeptember 11, 2009Like many in the nonprofit world, the Association of Baltimore Area Grantmakers (ABAG) tries to ensure that it is up on the latest technology.

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Symphony Technology Group Acquires CommPartners, a Leading SaaS Provider  of Learning Management System Software and Virtual Events  

Cadmium CD

The acquisition underscores STG’s commitment to building a unique, market-leading software platform offering continuing education, professional development, events, learning and content management solutions to associations, non- profits, healthcare & life sciences organizations.

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The 2 Key Elements of Successful Fundraising Campaigns

NetWits

Komen of Maryland increased their fundraising results by 10% three years in a row using these key strategies. In 2010, Komen Maryland strategically sent 103 email messages to constituents over 140 days. Komen of Maryland increased their fundraising results by 10% three years in a row. Increase YOUR Fundraising Results by 10%.

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DonorSearch and Double the Donation

Donor Search

Marriottsville, Maryland: DonorSearch and Double the Donation Debut Advanced Integration Enhancements DonorSearch and Double the Donation have come together to enhance their existing donor insight integration.

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DonorSearch and Affinaquest Partnership

Donor Search

Marriottsville, Maryland: DonorSearch today announced a new partnership with Affinaquest. This partnership will combine the power of the Affinaquest platform with DonorSearch’s donor intelligence, launching DonorQuest powered by DonorSearch, a game-changing new approach to prospect research and managing major gift portfolios.

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Cloud for Good at EDUCAUSE Annual Conference 2021

Cloud 4 Good

Charlotte Ahles, Principal Consultant, Cloud for Good; Arnold Foelster, Director of Academic and Student Enterprise Systems, The University of Maryland, Baltimore County.

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Nimble AMS Airstream Returns to ASAE Tech

Nimble AMS

during the 2018 American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) Technology Meeting and Expo in National Harbor, Maryland. 7:30 AM – 8:45 AM, Maryland Ballroom 1-3. 5:15 ET, Maryland 1-6 Foyer . Join Nimble AMS December 4-5 at the Nimble AMS booth #443 (the Airstream!) Ugly Sweater Networking Reception.

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When is Equal Pay Day for social sector leaders in your state?

Candid

. $105,481.00. 154,274.50. 109,249.00. Pennsylvania. 123,500.00. New Jersey. 145,496.00. 102,100.00. 139,771.00. 104,160.00. Connecticut. 144,692.00. 100,755.50. 108,885.00.

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DipJar Helps Nonprofits Raise Millions in 2021

DipJar

In 2021, this Maryland nonprofit used ten DipJars to raise nearly $25,000. Pathfinders for Autism – Since 2001, Pathfinders for Autism has helped families and individuals cope with an autism diagnosis by providing support in three areas: recreation, resources, and training.

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How to Implement a Data-Driven Approach to Fundraising

Saleforce Nonprofit

With a mission to inspire conservation of the world’s aquatic treasures, the Aquarium is consistently ranked as one of the nation’s top three aquariums, and as Maryland’s largest paid tourist attraction. The National Aquarium is in Baltimore, Maryland. Photo copyright: The National Aquarium. The Old Ways.

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Weekly update from PND

Candid

September 23, 2021 The Howard Hughes Medical Institute in Chevy Chase, Maryland, has announced grants totaling at least $300 million in support of thirty-three investigators who are tackling some of the most challenging problems in biomedical research. A weekly update with the latest news from PND.

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Following Through on Climate Commitments After COP26

Saleforce Nonprofit

From the Malala Fund to the University of Maryland to LEGO, the momentum for climate-related change is just beginning — led by insights from children, women and girls, engineers, and investors. University of Maryland. We are seeing a changing tide of those who care and are, as a result, getting involved.

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What Have We Learned About Creating Engaging Meetings from Virtual Conferences?

The MatrixFiles

I’ve been to countless conferences at the Gaylord Resort in Maryland and every time, I get lost. Coached speakers to become better presenters. ALL of these lessons should endure past this pandemic! Better Wayfinding.

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What Kate Spade and a Dog Named Sarah Can Teach Us about Giving Tuesday Emails

Connection Cafe

My favorite email came from the Maryland SPCA. I received an email in the morning from the Maryland SPCA, and I must admit that I didn’t open it. I received another email from the Maryland SPCA at 5:21pm – this one I opened. Some #GivingTuesday emails captured my attention more than others. Why did I decide to open it?

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Blue Fox CEO Chantal Sheehan Set to Speak at NTEN's 2020 Nonprofit Technology Conference

Blue Fox

The conference will take place March 24-26 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Maryland. Melbourne, FL (December 19, 2019) – Chantal Sheehan, Founder and CEO of Blue Fox was recently named a speaker for NTEN’s 2020 Nonprofit Technology Conference (20NTC).

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Why Nonprofits Should Celebrate National Bike to Work Day

Care2

Here in Washington, DC where I regularly bike to work, there will be over 85 Bike to Work Day pit stops throughout DC, Virginia and Maryland where cyclists can get food and beverages, and even enter prize raffles.

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10th Annual Salesforce Education Summit: What You Need to Know

Cloud 4 Good

Both the University of Alabama at Birmingham and The University of Maryland, Baltimore County have established a centralized environment for management and engagement on the Salesforce platform at their respective institutions. Recruitment Lifecycle on Salesforce: A Panel Discussion with UAB and UMBC.

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The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 115: Getting Creative on #GivingTuesday

Connection Cafe

Joining host Rachel Hutchisson on the podcast today is Jennifer Dunworth, director of development for the Maryland SPCA, who shares the background on the creative campaign her organization used last year that helped them raise $41,000… $11,000 more than their goal. Being creative and effective in your #GivingTuesday campaign.

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How To Achieve Personal Resilience

Eric Jacobsen Blog

He serves as Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Professor of Psychology at Loyola University Maryland. . , who has consulted with FEMA, ATF, and the FBI National Academy. Strouse, Ph.D. , McCormack, Ph.D. ,

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Bright Idea: Create a Walk with a Twist like SARC of Harford County

Qgiv

Who they are: SARC (the Sexual Assault/Spouse Abuse Resource Center) formed in 1978 when residents in Harford County, Maryland reacted to a lack of services and support for victims of assault and domestic violence.

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Nonprofit Audit 101

The NonProfit Times

We cover a lot of ground in the guide, including: Types and formats of audits Common misconceptions Three stages of an audit What happens if fraud is discovered Red flags for your auditor How technology can ensure a smoother audit What happens if fraud is discovered First Name * Last Name * Company * Email * Phone * Address * Street Address Address (..)

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Nonprofit Audit 101

The NonProfit Times

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Reader Beware, You're in for a Scare: 4th Annual Nonprofit Halloween Celebration

Everyaction

began as a hip hop conference at the University of Maryland in 2000. Some of their current campaigns include "A World Without Hermoine" that works to raise money to keep girls in school around the world and "Neville Fights Back" which encourages supporters to call their congressman to protect the Affordable Care Act.

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Baltimore GiveCamp's "Code for Charity" Weekend Helps 30 Nonprofits | Virtual-Strategy Magazine

AFP Blog

Baltimore GiveCamp''s "Code for Charity" Weekend Helps 30 Nonprofits | Virtual-Strategy Magazine : his year’s Baltimore GiveCamp, an annual marathon weekend of “Coding for Charity,” will take place from Friday, October 18th through Sunday, October 20th, 2013 at the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) Campus in Baltimore, MD.

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TechSoup Member Organizations Doing Great Work During Hard Times

Tech Soup Blog

House of Ruth Maryland provides services to domestic violence victims and works to change attitudes that contribute to domestic violence. The Baltimore, Maryland nonprofit helps victims by offering them temporary shelter in its 84-bed shelter or six transitional housing apartments. House of Ruth — Baltimore.

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Guest Post: Things to consider before engaging in corporate employee volunteerism

Twenty Hats

Jerome is also an appointed Commissioner for the Governor’s Office on Service and Volunteerism for the state of Maryland. He currently works on the Social Impact team at Marriott International where he manages the corporate employee volunteer program for Marriott’s global team.