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Give Miami Day raises record $5.2 million for nonprofits

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Photo courtesy of The Miami Foundation. Give Miami Day raises record $5.2 Thursday’s Give Miami Day raised $5.2 Fundraising

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Maximizing Your Membership Program: Tips from the Experts

Connection Cafe

Myrna Llaguno, Miami Children’s Museum. And of course I was proud to see so many Blackbaud clients there to represent. What hasn’t worked?

Resources for Measuring What Matters

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Last week, I came across this excellent deck and blog post from the Knight Foundation’s VP of Strategy and Assessment, Mayur H. Patel.

Ahead of Give Local America, 7 trends in Giving Days

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But The Miami Foundation and Boulder an increase in participating nonprofits and overall amount raised. Are you a Giving Day organizer?

Sustainatopia: A Bootcamp to Help Nonprofits Build Stronger Movements

Frogloop

If you are looking for some new ideas and strategies to ramp up your outreach, social media, or to recruit more donors and volunteers check out Sustainatopia in Miami next week on April 4th! Sustainatopia will rev up with the second annual Social Venture Capital/Social Enterprise Conference (SVC/SE – Miami).

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Newly Released With “Look Inside!” Functionality! Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

12/1 :: Miami, OK. You can now also “Look Inside!&# to preview the first 11 pages. Proceeds benefit Volunteers of America Delaware Valley.

Social Media for Social Good e-Book Version Now Available for Download!

Nonprofit Tech for Good

12/1 :: Miami, OK. I tell ya. And the fact that this books exists at all really is a testament to the power social media. 9/29: New York, NY.

My Most Engaged Follower On Twitter Is @JenniferPreston

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Earlier this week I was in Miami to do a social media pre-workshop at the Knight Digital Media Seminar. You need some analysis tools.

What I Learned From @Sree Sreenivasan Chief Digital Officer of @MetMuseum

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But I also got an opportunity to finally hear the keynote speaker, Sree Sreenivasan , Chief Digital Officer of the @MetMuseum in person. So sad!

Making Data Visualizations: A Survival Guide And Other Resources

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2) The Functional Art : This is the title of a book by Alberto Cairo who also teaches infographics at the University of Miami. Visual

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What’s New in Social Media for Associations

SocialFish

I had never done it at all until three years ago when Debra Stratton of Stratton Publishing & Marketing asked me if I’d present with her at ASAE’s Great Ideas conference, which just happened to be in Miami in February. I have a confession: one of my least favorite things to do is public speaking. So I said yes.

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Training Board Members As Brand Champions on Social and Beyond

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Note from Beth: Last month, I facilitated a workshop for the Knight Digital Media Learning Seminar in Miami on “Leading on Social Media.”

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Happy, Healthy 2016: What’s Your Theme for the Year?

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Happy New Year ! I had a wonderful break – filled with fun, family, walking, hiking, reading, quiet, and reflection. How about you? I did it!

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See What’s Out There » Blog Archive » Victor d’Allant on Using Video

See What's Out There

He is showing video and talking about how, for them, it is all about stories. Go and find people online in other places.

A Playbook To Kickstart Your Nonprofit’s #GivingTuesday Campaign

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When it comes to follow up, the Miami Foundation is a good example of what’s possible when you follow-up. Set Clear and Measurable Goals.

Going for Goal: Shared Knowledge Inspires Successful Giving Days

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The Miami Foundation offered the 305 prize for the donor who gave at 3:05 p.m., The post was also published on the Knight Foundation blog here.

"You're Doing it Wrong If": The CTOs for Good Tackle How Not to Fail

NTEN

We'll be posting highlights from this meeting of the minds on the NTEN blog. If they are on the hook for every computer bug, this derails that work.

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Member Round Up: Summer Learning!

NTEN

501tech miami If you're not in the New York City area, you can always join your local 501 Tech Club for ongoing learning opportunities.

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Is it OK to Smash That? The Complications of Living Art Museums

Museum 2.0

Every day for the past two months, a man has entered the largest gallery in my museum. He takes a crowbar out of a Swiss Army backpack. Period.

Social Media for Social Good Book Tour Raises $17,130 for Partner Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

11/30 :: Miami, OK. Thanks very much to those that attended, the nonprofit partners (listed below), and the Nonprofit Tech 2.0

Meditations on Relevance, Part 2: Content vs. Form

Museum 2.0

In pop culture-land, relevance is all about now. Who's hot. What's trending. This is the least useful form of relevance for the arts. It is just now.

Is There a Community of #Tech4Good Activists Waiting for You?

Tech Soup Blog

Miami: 4,000 potential members. TechSoup's NetSquared community of Tech4Good meetups is growing! Find your closest NetSquared group. Africa.

The Art of Relevance Sneak Peek: How the London Science Museum Became More Relevant to Deaf Families

Museum 2.0

Remember New World Symphony, the Miami orchestra that used night club marketing techniques to attract young urbanites to classical music?

Eco-blogs target younger generations in South Florida | theledger.com

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Is the Financial Services Industry Poised for Market Disruption?

SocialFish

Yellow-Pepper , a similar service based out of Miami, FLA offers the same service to countries like Brasil. Leaving a bank was difficult.

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Going Back to the Future to Help Your Nonprofit

NonProfit Hub

Marty McFly: ‘Cubs win world series…against Miami’? Marty: I just meant that Miami—What did you just say? ”?

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Top 5 Staffing Tips from CTOs

NTEN

A while back, with the generous support of the Knight Foundation , a group of Nonprofit CTOs gathered in Miami to discuss the day-to-day challenges of nonprofit technology, share their success stories, and brainstorm solutions. We'll be posting highlights from this meeting of the minds on the NTEN blog.

Twenty "Fearless" Changemakers

Have Fun - Do Good

Miami, FL Youth L.E.A.D. You can check out the work of the winners (in alphabetical order ) below. Twitter: @BreakingHeels ) 2. Tweet.

Six Considerations for Long-term Tech Planning from CTOs

NTEN

flickr: dnnya17 A while back, with the generous support of the Knight Foundation, a group of Nonprofit CTOs gathered in Miami to discuss the day-to-day challenges of nonprofit technology, share their success stories, and brainstorm solutions. We'll be posting highlights from this meeting of the minds on the NTEN blog. What is the problem?

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WNYC Wins Major Award for Crowdsourced Snow Map Using Mobile Commons Platform

Mobile Commons

Thirty-four judges from a diverse range of media organizations and universities selected the winners at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Fla. We’re thrilled that WNYC Radio picked up a prestigious prize for breaking news at this year’s Online Journalism Awards last night. ONA’s press release. More about the snow map.

Performance Based Funding Institute to Improve Higher Education

VisionLink

You can also download a Policy Brief created by attendees at a Performance-Based Funding Institute hosted last summer in Miami. VisionLink

Computer Refurbishment and Accessibility

Tech Soup Blog

A good example of such a program is Goodwill Easter Seals Miami Valley Assistive Technology Services. The Largest Minority in the World.

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Catch us at Great Ideas!

Beaconfire Wire

Benefits of coming: Miami in February? Sweet! General session speaker Dan Roam speaking on creative problem solving. The YAP party.

Social Media, Nonprofits, and Romania - Night Before the Conference

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If you've been following my blog, I arrived in Romania last night after 32 hours in transit from Miami, including a 8 hour layover in Heathrow. I am here for a conference sponsored by the Soros Foundation as part of their pilot advocacy through blogging program.

Blogging and Streaming My Layover in Heathrow

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I'm doing a whirlwind in 7 days - Boston - Miami - London - Romania - Miami - Boston. I left Boston on Thursday for Miami for a meeting on Friday. I left Miami on Friday evening at 8:50 PM and landed at Heathrow 11:00 AM local time, on hour delayed. I'm leading some workshops and doing some presentations and other work.

Tech Local: New 501 Tech Clubs

NTEN

Lauderdale-Miami Tech Club is just getting started this month. flickr: Eva the Weaver. NTEN's local meet up groups have been popping up all across the US over the last few months. It's been exciting to talk to new organizers and get the clubs up and running. Find out more here. Lauderdale-Miam i: The Ft. Don't see your city on the list?

Getting Ready for the Gathering

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

That meeting in Miami was a landmark event for me. I'm flying to southern California tomorrow, and have been packing for the trip. I remember back seven years, when I first met Jed Emerson and he told me that I was a social entrepreneur, but that a bunch of them were meeting for a "Gathering." Should be fun.

Pass it On: The WOM Meme

SocialFish

So we're ramping up to ASAE's Great Ideas Conference in Miami (three words: YAP Miami Vice ), and Lindy and I thought it might fun - and useful! -

NCVO and TAG Conference Presentations and Reflections

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The week before I went from Boston to Miami to Romania and flew back to Boston via Miami to present at the TAG Conference. and James L.

2010 Knight-Batten Award Winner: Sourcing Through Texting

Mobile Commons

The experiment has continued in Miami’s Little Haiti. Congratulations to The Takeaway, WNYC, Public Radio International, Public Insight Journalism and WDET Detroit on their 2010 Knight-Batten Award for the Sourcing through Texting project. The result: non-listeners became engaged and more informed.