One very long weekend in New York City for Megan Price

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Guest Beneblog by Megan Price New York City has many attractions – people often visit Times Square, the Statue of Liberty, Central Park, among many other sights. I go to New York City to spend the weekend staring at my computer screen. This particular weekend we divided into teams and tackled projects from the New York chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union (NYCLU), MiX Market, and UN Global Pulse.

Website Matches Philanthropists With Community Projects (Part II) | New York City | United States | Epoch Times

AFP Blog

Website Matches Philanthropists With Community Projects (Part II) | New York City | United States | Epoch Times : NEW YORK—In Our Backyards (IOBY), the only environment-focused, online crowd-sourcing platform, has been helping local community projects find micro-philanthropists.

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It's Almost Here: The Nonprofit Cloud Summit in NYC, Oct 26

NTEN

The Nonprofit Cloud Computing Summit in New York City is almost upon us! cloud cloud computing new york city nptech nten NYCWe've filled in most of the details, so I wanted to make sure you had the latest. This is the only Cloud Summit we have planned for the East Coast. Remember, thanks to the generous support of Google, we're bringing this event to you for free – complete with breakfast and lunch! > > Learn more and RSVP for free today.

Kickass Government Job! Be the Webmaster for the NYC Campaign Finance Board | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

job%3F 2008-06-09+01%3A21%3A02 Allan+Benamer Ok, very rarely do I do consulting jobs and I decided a couple of weeks ago to do some part-time consulting for the New York City Campaign Finance Board. Imagine applying all that neat stuff at Netsquared or when Beth talks about social media to New York City politics. This is your chance to join the new wave of public-service techies who are making public sector websites relevant to the next generation!

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Forum One

In his speech, he pledged to "create a new corps of business volunteers to partner with counterparts in Muslim-majority countries." Skip to Navigation Careers News Client login About Us Services Our Work Blogs Events Contact Us Home › Blogs › Influence Social Networking and #AIDS2010 Suzanne Rainey in Influence 15 Jul 2010 There’s a flurry of action this week as we await the start of the XVIII International AIDS Conference (#AIDS2010) in Vienna, Austria, next week.

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Forum One

In his speech, he pledged to "create a new corps of business volunteers to partner with counterparts in Muslim-majority countries." Skip to Navigation Careers News Client login About Us Services Our Work Blogs Events Contact Us Home › Blogs › Influence Social Networking and #AIDS2010 Suzanne Rainey in Influence 15 Jul 2010 There’s a flurry of action this week as we await the start of the XVIII International AIDS Conference (#AIDS2010) in Vienna, Austria, next week.

1-On-1 with Joe Bednar: Delivering Value to an Alumni Club

Wild Apricot

Here are highlights of an interview with Joe Bednar, president of the Whitman Syracuse University Alumni Club in New York City, who offers insight into how to provide value and help an alumni organization flourish. membership member-advisory-group

Mental Health Matters More Than Ever Before

Charity Navigator

We are honored to share a first-hand account of what innovation and adaptation look like during a pandemic, and a subsequent economic crisis, from the National Alliance on Mental Illness in New York City (NAMI-NYC) , a Charity Navigator 4-Star rated nonprofit.

EveryAction Receives Growth Investment From Insight Venture Partners To Do More Good

EveryAction

Deven is on the Board of Trustees of the Tisch New York MS Research Center, and Lifetime Trustee and Chairman Emeritus of the Board of Publicolor, a New York City based nonprofit organization that focuses on inner city schools. We’re so excited that others, like our new partners at Insight, share that vision, and we can’t wait to continue innovating and growing together in the coming years. - I have great news to share.

National Development Council uses Tech Impact Services to Stay Connected While Working On The Go

TechImpact

Those organizations include the New York City based National Development Council (NDC), which works with low income communities across the country to secure the funds needed to maintain and improve infrastructure, housing, and commercial … Continued The post National Development Council uses Tech Impact Services to Stay Connected While Working On The Go appeared first on Tech Impact.

Daily DoGooder: Man Eating Sugar

See3

Man Eating Sugar | 0:59 New York City Health Department This short, ironic PSA shows quite literally what it looks like to imbide 16 packs of sugar­—the quantitative equivalent of a 20oz soda. Change the world, one video at a time. It’s a straightforward demonstration and reminder to be conscious of what we eat and [.]. Daily DoGooder

[ASK AN EXPERT] What are Predictive Analytics for Planned Giving?

Bloomerang

Someone in San Francisco or New York City who owns a home may get a high score simply by virtue of home ownership. Our Ask An Expert series features real questions answered by Claire Axelrad, J.D., CFRE, our very own Fundraising Coach , also known as Charity Clairity.

Tech Tools Working Together: How Text-To-Donate Paves the Way for Text Message Communication

Nonprofit Tech for Good

So Is Text Messaging the New Email? By Kim Peterson , Content Marketing Specialist for Give by Cell , a technology company that provides mobile fundraising tools and text messaging services to nonprofits.

Jed Emerson: Steady Returns With Social Impact

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Last week I was in New York City and had the opportunity to meet with many interesting people (and got lots of ideas). Jed's just published a new article in Forbes.com entitled Steady Returns With Social Impact. One key connection was with Jed Emerson. Ten years ago, Jed was the head of REDF, the famous social enterprise foundation in San Francisco.

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Blackbaud Extends Offer to Acquire Convio - MarketWatch

AFP Blog

CNVO -0.06% to midnight, New York City time, on Wednesday, May 2, 2012 from midnight, New York City time, today Blackbaud Extends Offer to Acquire Convio - MarketWatch : CHARLESTON, S.C., Apr 18, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Blackbaud, Inc. BLKB 0.86% today announced the extension of the expiration of its cash tender offer for all outstanding shares of common stock of Convio, Inc.

Nonprofit Data: The Case of Writopia Lab

NTEN

The New York City-based Writopia Lab introduces children to writing and literature through a variety of programs, including writing workshops, a theater festival, and literary magazines. Distributed data, distributed staff: An organization with multiple locations struggles to make do with existing tools, and hopes to streamline its use of data.

Guest Post: Murphy’s Law — sometimes simpler is better in technology for volunteer management

Twenty Hats

Back in the late aughts I had my first brush with volunteer management, when I volunteered for a second year with a film festival in New York City. I’m in there learning new things about the platform all the time . When low(er) tech is the answer to our scheduling needs.

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The Power of Person Accounts: Customer 360 

Nimble AMS

At the Salesforce World Tour New York City conference in December, it was made very clear how important Person Accounts is to the future of Salesforce and their vision of the Customer 360. Salesforce Customer 360 is a new cross-cloud technology initiative that makes our B2C Marketing, Commerce, and Service products work better together.

More Arcs adopting Social Media

NCE Social Media

AHRC New York City @AHRCNYC. Here is a list of chapters that I’ve come across today that are using Twitter. These are in addition to the Arc Hamilton and The Albany Arc , which I have mentioned previously. The Arc of the US @TheArcUS. The Arc of Dallas @arcdallas. The Arc of Minnesota @TheARCofMN. The Arc of Monroe @ArcofMonroe. The Arc Solano @TheArcSolano. The Arc of Montgomery County @arcmcmd. The Arc of Montgomery County Junior Volunteer Program @arcmcvolunteers.

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See how digital games have big impact at the 12th Annual Games for Change Festival in NYC!

NTEN

The 12th Annual Games for Change Festival is coming up on April 21-23 & 25, in New York City, as part of the Tribeca Film Festival. Games for Change Festival, the largest gaming event in New York City, celebrates the positive power of games. Festival speakers will show how their games are amplifying the reach of social causes and organizations around the globe.

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News by the Spoonful: Smart Garbage, Give App, and More

Tech Soup Blog

Four quick bits of news: a new life for New York City pay phones, a more "conversational" way to search for information, the recently-launched Give app, and smart garbage. Useless Pay Phones to Become Free WiFi Hot Spots in New York City. New York City has solicited bids from companies interested in converting the nearly 10,000 graffiti-scarred pay phones throughout the city to free WiFi hot spots.

Right Audience. Right Channel. Right Creative.

M+R

We recently helped a client explore creative options for several emerging clusters within their sustainer pool (new to hidden markets and cluster analyses? Finally, using the findings from pre-market testing, we revised the winning creative and developed new, unique creative for each cluster.

4 reasons to use LinkedIn for fundraising | The NonProfit TimesThe NonProfit Times

AFP Blog

Sally Bouchard, Qaya Thompson and Jeremy Woolf outlined seven reasons to use LinkedIn for fundraising during Fundraising Day in New York, sponsored by the Association of Fundraising Professionals New York City chapter 4 reasons to use LinkedIn for fundraising | The NonProfit TimesThe NonProfit Times : ocial media is not just for selfies and pictures of food.

How to Improve Your Nonprofit’s Visibility Online (Hint: Use the Google Ad Grant)

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Venture House also employed the Google Ad Grant for an emergency response during the weeks that New York City was struck hardest by COVID-19.

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AFP Blog

Top 15 most-connected nonprofits These nonprofits were ranked by the number of Most-Connected New Yorkers who are or once were board members. Nonprofit Rank Partnership for New York City 45 New York-Presbyterian Hospital 28 Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

How to Survive Today and Thrive Tomorrow

NonProfit Hub

Disruption: your new bff. According to Wikipedia , “A disruptive innovation is an innovation that creates a new market and value network and eventually disrupts an existing market and value network.” Appeal to a new market or target audience . Create a new market.

2021 Funding & Grant Resources For Women’s Empowerment Organizations

Kindful

New Venture Fund. The New York Women’s Foundation. Areas served: US (primarily Michigan, Mississippi, New Mexico, & New Orleans), Mexico, Haiti. New Venture Fund. Areas served: New York metropolitan area and surrounding counties.

Are you a nonprofit person lost in all my Salesforce talk? Learn what the buzz is about

Judi Sohn

For those of you in the New York City area who are wondering what the heck the big deal is, I invite you to consider a seminar hosted by my friend, Lisa Glass Kornstein of the Solid Foundation : Is Salesforce.com Right for Your Organization? This session uses real examples of how other nonprofits in the New York area are using Information Systems to manage their organizations.

I am writing a book about social media for nonprofits!

Nonprofit Tech for Good

It will be published by McGraw-Hill in New York City and is scheduled to hit bookstores, Amazon and e-readers in Fall 2011. That’s right! I am writing a book about social media for nonprofits. The book will be a very comprehensive social media how-to guide that will be based on the lessons I have learned from spending over 10,000 hours utilizing social media for social good over the last five years.

The 10th Anniversary Games for Change Festival

NTEN

The Games for Change Festival is the largest gaming event in New York City and the leading international event uniting "games for change" creators with those interested in accessing the positive social impact of games. This year's festival will be taking place at New World Stages in New York City from June 17th-19th. We are excited to be partnering with Games for Change for The 10th Anniversary Games for Change Festival.

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How to Change the World: A Free Course on Social Good

Tech Soup Blog

92nd Street Y , a New York City-based nonprofit community and cultural center, is launching a free MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) called How to Change the World through Wesleyan University and Coursera. Want to learn how to make positive change in the world through a top university?

What Can Salesforce Do For Nonprofits?

Cloud 4 Good

Since their inception in 1983, New York City’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Community Center (The Center) has empowered and protected these communities, fostering a.

DC Does Public Information Right

Forum One

Yesterday, my colleague Chris von Spiegelfeld shared some impressions of our recent event Web Sites Without Walls.

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Are you a nonprofit person lost in all my Salesforce talk? Learn what the buzz is about

Judi Sohn

For those of you in the New York City area who are wondering what the heck the big deal is, I invite you to consider a seminar hosted by my friend, Lisa Glass Kornstein of the Solid Foundation : Is Salesforce.com Right for Your Organization? . New York, New York 10001. This session uses real examples of how other nonprofits in the New York area are using Information Systems to manage their organizations.

TechSoup Global Needs Your Vote in the Social Innovation Awards

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup Global has entered The Financial Times-Justmeans Social Innovation Awards competition with winners selected by a panel of judges and presented in a New York City on March 23. In addition to the main competition, there is also a Citizens Choice Award. Help recognize the innovative work our many partners make possible with your vote now.

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How have you navigated directionless times in your life?

Have Fun - Do Good

Most of my friends had moved to either New York City or the Bay Area. I closed my eyes and thought about New York. New York City by Paul Stocker (CC by 2.0). San Francisco, City of Color by Matt (CC by 2.0). * When we are pursuing our big visions there will be times when our path becomes obscured.

Be a Part of the 11th Annual Games for Change Festival

NTEN

This year, the Games for Change Festival is part of the Tribeca Film Festival and returning to NYU’s Skirball Center with inspiring speakers, great games, and exciting new events for their 11th year. The Games for Change Festival (April 22-26) is the largest gaming event in New York City and the leading international event uniting games for change creators with those who believe in the positive power of digital games.

Free Webinar on February 27: 10 Online Communications and Fundraising Best Practices for NGOs

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Time: 9am (New York City), 2pm (London), 5pm (Nairobi). Packed with practical how-to training, this session will illuminate ten best practices for mastering website and email communications, as well as how to use social media effectively to recruit new supporters and fundraise online.

Five Ways to Promote Your Text-to-Give Campaigns on Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

To begin, your nonprofit should design a minimum of three graphics that speak to your mission and include your text-to-give pitch, such the the Food Bank of New York City. million New Yorkers rely on soup kitchens and food pantries. Many nonprofits are experimenting with text-to-give fundraising, but thus far results have been mixed.

Hurricane Sandy Art Relief: An Interview with Elana Haviv

Have Fun - Do Good

After 9/11, she spearheaded an art-based CMCE 9/11 Trauma Relief Project in the New York City schools.

Social Media for Nonprofits Conference Series Launches in SF

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

On June 29, I’ll be participating at conference in San Francisco called Social Media for Nonprofits that launches a seven-city conference event focusing on answering the question: “How can resource-strapped community-based organizations seize the opportunities presented by this new landscape?&#. You can get a $20 discount by entering the code “ beth ” when registering for any of the conferences in any of the 7 cities.

Connect in Person at the NCVS

Tech Soup Blog

The 2010 National Conference on Volunteering and Service (NCVS) is June 28-30 in New York City. This post was originally published on the NetSquared Blog and was written by Claire Sale. The NCVS conference is an opportunity for volunteer and service leaders to get together for in-person networking and learning. If you're going to be there, we'd love for you to get in touch! Find Us!

Who Is Your Mayor? Guest Post by Farra Trompeter, Big Duck

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Note from Beth: I so happy to sneak into last night’s 501Tech Club New York City gathering last night to hear Shelley Bernstein, Brooklyn Museum, and Naveen Selvadurai talk about Nonprofits and Foursquare. 501 Tech NYC organizes monthly meetups in cities nationwide for NTEN members and other nonprofiteers who wanna chat about technology, online engagement strategy, social media and more.