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24 hours, millions of dollars, thousands of nonprofits—What gives in Minnesota?

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The campaign was modeled after the grand daddy of match days that happens throughout the entire state of Minnesota. Good luck and Go Minnesota!

Record-breaking donations on Give to the Max Day in Minnesota

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1. Hi Dana, congrats on another successful Giving Day in Minnesota. The goal was to establish some brand awareness across Minnesota.

Thank You To the Max: Minnesota Give to Max Day Raised $13.4 Million in 24 Hours

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Note from Beth: The 3rd annual Minnesota Give to Max Day took place last month. Minnesota’s ‘Networked Nonprofits’ raised $13.4M

How the Minnesota Nurses Association uses Social Media

SocialFish

This accompanying document has more information and statistics. Association Case Studies

How Minnesota’s ‘Networked Nonprofits’ Raised over $10M in 1 Day!

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Minnesota’s ‘Networked Nonprofits’ raised over $10M in one day by Jeff Achen of GiveMN.org. “Do Do what you do best and network the rest.”.

Wilder Launches Statewide Data Hub « Minnesota Council on Foundations Blog – Philanthropy Potluck

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Minnesota Compass

Minnesota Nonprofits: Message-Medium-Mission Conference

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If you are planning on attending, I look forward to meeting you. You can register here. The speakers and the sessions look awesome.

Minnesota Open Idea: Crowdsourcing Contest For Social Change Done Right

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The Minnesota Open Idea is an example of an online social good contest that works. What was your judging process?

Conference blog keeps you in the loop « Minnesota Council on Foundations Blog - Philanthropy Potluck

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Conference blog keeps you in the loop « Minnesota Council on Foundations Blog - Philanthropy Potluck: "The national Council on Foundations’ (COF) annual conference began this morning in Atlanta. COF’s president Steve Gunderson writes, “There is energy and urgency in the air. It’s a critical time for the country and the world.

Unleashing Innovation Case Studies: Minnesota State Bar Association (MSBA)

Idealware

Minnesota State Bar Association (MSBA). In 2012, Idealware worked with our friends at MAP for Nonprofits on Unleashing Innovation: Lessons and Stories from a Pilot Program. Since then, the folks at MAP tested an approach to helping nonprofits identify viable opportunities for innovation. Overall, respondents seemed positive about technology.

Internet Chats, Pizza and Philanthropy « Minnesota Council on Foundations Blog - Philanthropy Potluck

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From Philanthropy PotluckInternet Chats, Pizza and Philanthropy « Minnesota Council on Foundations Blog - Philanthropy Potluck: "Philanthropists young and old — no matter how you like to communicate — take heart! an 8/22 TPT

Digital Natives Speak from Minnesota Conference, I Twitter, Twitterverse Responds

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I had the honor of delivering the keynote this morning at the Message + Medium + Mission Conference in Minnesota. Digital Natives Panel.

Minnesota Nonprofits and Technology Conference Keynote: Slides

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Developing a Participatory, Provocative History Project at a Small Museum in Minnesota: Interview with Mary Warner

Museum 2.0

One of the invited participants—the one who inspired the project—is a young transgender person. How did this project get started? We have about 25 now.

5 Essential Controls for Charities during the Holiday Giving Season

Connection Cafe

In my state, Minnesota, we have a “Give to the Max Day” to encourage giving to nonprofits and schools before Thanksgiving.

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The Intersection of Systems and Network Leadership

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Found when researching systems thinking. Such a friendly visual…telescopes, tents, and teddy bears. netlead pic.twitter.com/gmb9TYyifz. Network

3 Nonprofit Social Media Challenges, And How To Overcome Them

TechImpact

Image courtesy of University of Minnesota. Spray and pray tactics are employed and the results do not follow. Too many social media channels.

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Minnesota Council of Nonprofits Annual Conference. Minnesota Council of Nonprofits Annual Conference. Nonprofit Management. Name (a-z).

PhilanthroTech: How Nonprofits Are Using Crowdfunding

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million for Minnesota charities in just 24 hours. Flickr Photo by Toddy. Crowdfunding. Crowdfunding. Crowdfunding. I’m so glad you asked.

Ahead of Give Local America, 7 trends in Giving Days

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Source: GiveMN A school principal rides a zipline as a way to bring attention to Give to the Max Day in Minnesota. Guest Post

How One Nonprofit Used Social Media for Damage Control During A PR Crisis That Erupted During a Fundraiser

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Thousands of Minnesota nonprofits and schools were lighting up Twitter and Facebook with posts about the need for support and requests for donations.

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

Tech Soup Blog

Saint Paul, Minnesota: Skill Extension: Maps (on the Green Line) | Sponsors: Maptime MSP Meetup, CARTO. Find your closest NetSquared group.

PCs for People Brings More Great Refurbished Computers to Nonprofits through TechSoup

Tech Soup Blog

PCs for People is a large nonprofit refurbishment program headquartered in Saint Paul, Minnesota. PCs for People, as a leader in U.S.

Everyday Innovation: Using Technology to Improve Your Services

Frogloop

Can their nonprofits take better advantage of available technologies to improve the services they deliver and the ways in which they deliver them?

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Find an Awesome Nonprofit Tech Training Near You

Tech Soup Blog

Saint Paul, Minnesota: Getting the Most Mileage from Annual Reports. Paul, Minnesota: QuickBooks Made Easy. Join us! Europe and the UK.

Launch Day!

Idealware

To find out, MAP for Nonprofits and Idealware surveyed 180 Minnesota human service organizations about how they were using technology, and then interviewed more than two dozen staff members from organizations that were using it in effective or interesting ways. We began our research nearly a year ago. Trackback URL for this post: [link].

Scary Nonprofit Contests, Social Media Content, and Campaigns: Happy Halloween!

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The Minnesota Zoo provided a candy shopping guide to keep the rainforest safe for all the animals that call it home. Happy Halloween!

How Online Fundraising, Gamification and Social Media Helped Raise over $2 Million Dollars in One Day

NetWits

Most nonprofits need to raise money to survive. It’s a day-to-day fact of life. One-day fundraising events (i.e. 1,200 Participating nonprofits.

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Welcome Karen Graham, Idealware's New Executive Director!

Idealware

I''m thrilled to share some big news. Our Board of Directors has hired Idealware’s new Executive Director. Thomas.

The 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Minnesota Council of Nonprofits / Minneapolis, MN / Less than $200. Minnesota Council of Nonprofits / Minneapolis, MN / Price TBA. Feb 7.

How Nonprofits Can Leverage Crowdfunding: Best Practices and Data

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I love serendipity! Some statistics from the infographic: $88 is the average donation size. 534 is the average total amount raised by an individual.

3 Mistakes to Avoid in Your Tech Grant Proposal

Idealware

This spring, I had the privilege of helping a small, tech-savvy family foundation in Minnesota review technology grants.

Building Online Ambassadors

Connection Cafe

Check out what The University of Minnesota has done with its YouTube channel. Author: Guest Blogger. Fundraising is hard work.

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Higher Education and the Mobile Revolution: How Texts Make Better Schools and Students

Mobile Commons

Minnesota State University uses texting to help students who are struggling academically. These days, however, it is a no brainer.

Free In-Person Events for Nonprofit Techies

Tech Soup Blog

Saint Paul, Minnesota: Working with the Media | MCN Communications Roundtable. Find your closest group or apply to start a new group. Africa.

Start Your September with New Tech Skills

Tech Soup Blog

Saint Paul, Minnesota: Communications Networking Lunch. Saint Paul, Minnesota: Communications Networking Lunch. Need a live instructor?

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Start 2017 by Building Your Tech Skills and Community

Tech Soup Blog

Saint Paul, Minnesota: State Legislative Preview for Nonprofit Organizations. Why Are You a NetSquared Member? The top options were. Join us!

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#13NTC Session: Mindful or Mindfull Social Media?

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I’m in Minnesota for the 2013 Nonprofit Technology Conference where I am doing a plenary session on Saturday morning and two breakout sessions. This blog post serves as a resource page for a session on mindfulness with Rob Cottingham and Jana Byington-Smith. Takeaways. Additional Resources. NetSmart: How To Thrive Online. Wisdom 2.0:

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The Cost of Starting a Nonprofit in Every State

NonProfit Hub

Minnesota. Minnesota charitable registration: $25. 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?” Check it out below. Alabama. Alaska. Hawaii.

Everyday Technology: Innovative Ways To Do More With Less

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Flickr Photo by Nielio. Note from Beth: Innovation was the buzzword at the Nonprofit Technology Conference! Four Full-Time, Seven Part-Time Staff.