The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

If you loved our 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar get ready for our new, improved, and updated 2019 calendar! We've searched far and wide for the best and brightest nonprofit conferences from all around the country! Nonprofit Management. Nonprofit Technology, and more!

Making a Case for Mobile Internet: Digital Inclusion at Philadelphia FIGHT

NTEN

Today’s nonprofits always need to be connected, even when they are not in the office. If the goal is to work more productively and cost-effectively, nonprofits using a laptop or netbook and their own personal Wi-Fi network for use wherever and whenever they need it, have more options. If your nonprofit needs to be more productive, or cost-efficient, while on the go, it’s time to make a case for mobile Internet. By Michelle Warner, Director, Mobile Citizen.

A Crash Course in Social Media for Arts People in Philadelphia

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Yesterday, I presented a workshop called " A Crash Course in Social Media for Arts People " hosted by the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance.

Experts Weigh-In on Nonprofit Website Design Best Practices

Connection Cafe

As an educational consultant, I offer nonprofits instruction on best practices around their technology. I often get asked questions about how a nonprofit’s website should look and behave and what benchmarking or evaluation tips I might have.

The 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

Everyaction

If you loved our 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar get ready for our new, improved, and updated 2018 calendar! We've searched far and wide for the best and brightest nonprofit conferences from all around the country! Nonprofit Management. Nonprofit Technology, and more!

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

Everyaction

Thousands of nonprofit pros rely on our annual Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar to discover skill-building, strategy-slaying, network-enhancing nonprofit events. Nonprofit Management. Nonprofit Technology, and more! Madison Nonprofit Day Conference.

Designing for Good: The Best of Nonprofit Designs Episode #2

Connection Cafe

It’s the end of April, which means designer Tim Hammond and I mined another month of the finest nonprofit designs from every corner of our fine planet. Would be very hard to ignore this splashy mailer by Jane Gleissner for Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia ( @ChildrensPhila ).

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5 Ways To Instantly Enhance Your Nonprofit Website

TechImpact

In the past, we have discussed the importance of your nonprofit’s website, and generating traffic to it. Here are 5 things you should consider updating on your nonprofit’s website to bring it back up to speed. Asking Siri a question like “What time is sunset in Philadelphia today?”

The 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

In the past year, thousands of nonprofit pros took advantage of our definitive Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar, and we're so excited to share our brand new 2016 list! Nonprofit technology, and more! 2015 - 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar. Nonprofit FundCon.

Can Public Art Increase Civic Participation?

Connection Cafe

In Philadelphia, many polling places are difficult to find, hidden deep in the recesses of schools, churches, and community centers. Here’s My Chance (HMC), a creative agency that works exclusively with nonprofits and socially responsible businesses, produced the project.

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[PODCAST] How Small Nonprofits Can Partner with Corporations | Ft. Julie Hirshey

NonProfit Hub

While working for an athletic team as popular as the Philadelphia Eagles can be difficult, communications director Julie Hirshey spends her time focusing their light rather than letting the disco ball get out of control. Julie Hirshey appeared first on Nonprofit Hub.

The Essentials to Writing a Content Marketing Strategy | Every Nonprofit Communicator Needs to See This

Connection Cafe

Prior to the start of FusionSpark Media, Kevin worked as a communications and public relations professional in the health care industry in the Philadelphia area. As a benchmark, we’ve developed content strategies for nonprofits ranging in cost from $2500 to $25,000. Nonprofit Marketin

The Daily Pennsylvanian :: Student organization connects non-profits with app development

AFP Blog

The Daily Pennsylvanian :: Student organization connects non-profits with app development : "Two seniors are vying to save nonprofits thousands of dollars. Co-founded by Wharton and Engineering senior Dhruv Maheshwari and Engineering senior Ali Altaf, Hack4Impact connects student developer talent with nonprofit organizations free of charge. It works closely with groups in and outside of Philadelphia, and has a model that may be applied beyond Penn." ''via Blog this

Why Your Nonprofit’s Website Needs To Be Responsive

BoardAssist

That’s why we turned to our good friends down at nonprofit Tech Impact in Philadelphia to educate us, and hopefully our readers, on why all our websites need to be responsive. Why Your Nonprofit’s Website Needs To Be Responsive. nonprofit websites

4 Strategies To Help Assess Your Nonprofit’s Technology

BoardAssist

With the amount of new and innovative technology that is surfacing every day, assessing your nonprofit’s technology should be a daily process. For answers, we turned, once again, to Philadelphia nonprofit Tech Impact, in this week’s guest blog.

8 Tips To Make Your Nonprofit’s Emails More Clickable

BoardAssist

With all the email traffic competing for attention with your nonprofit’s message, how do you stand out? Our good friends down at nonprofit Tech Impact in Philadelphia had some great advice for us in this week’s guest post.

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Donor Data And Your Nonprofit

BoardAssist

49% of nonprofits have no idea how much money their organizations will lose to donor attrition each year. 80% of nonprofits recently surveyed claim their organization does not spend enough time preparing for and launching fundraising campaigns. Donor Data And Your Nonprofit.

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How Can Nonprofit Organizations Build High-Performing Employees?

ASU Lodestar Center

Michelle Marion Summer 2018 Alumna, ASU Master of Nonprofit Leadership & Management Operations and Community Manager at CityCoHo - Philadelphia, PA. Nonprofit employees are vital in realizing an organization’s mission and goals. posted by.

Using Hashtags for Nonprofit Marketing: Tips & Tricks

SocialFish

Today, we have many social media management agencies which specialize in nonprofit marketing and all of them vouch for the effectiveness of hashtags in the success of nonprofit and philanthropic campaigns. The nonprofit sector is one of the least marketed sectors in the world.

5 Facebook Marketing Tips for Nonprofits

BoardAssist

Nonprofit organizations need online exposure for a multitude of reasons… one of which is to secure funding. Here with all the tips on the latest way to optimize your Facebook marketing are our friends from Tech Impact down in Philadelphia. 5 Facebook Marketing Tips for Nonprofits.

How Snapchat is Revolutionizing Modern Day Advertising for Nonprofits

SocialFish

Social media in general has had a profound impact on the way that people interact and do business, but many people have overlooked its effects on nonprofits. For instance, would using Snapchat be worth it for nonprofits?

The Essentials to Writing a Content Marketing Strategy | Every Nonprofit Communicator Needs to See This.

Connection Cafe

Prior to the start of FusionSpark Media, Kevin worked as a communications and public relations professional in the health care industry in the Philadelphia area. As a benchmark, we’ve developed content strategies for nonprofits ranging in cost from $2500 to $25,000.

Latest Association & Nonprofit Jobs – April 12

SocialFish

While this position is nonprofit focused, we encourage individuals from a variety of backgrounds to apply. The National Marketing Director will report to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and will ideally be based out of either Philadelphia, PA or New York City, NY.

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5 Social Media Advancements Every Nonprofit Should Prepare For

BoardAssist

Social media can be one of the best friends any nonprofit can have, but only if you stay on top of the latest advancements. For help doing just that, we turned to our friends at Tech Impact in Philadelphia for this great guest blog post.

3 New Year’s Rituals for Nonprofits That Can Boost Professional Success

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Published Book Three: In 2016, I published “ The Happy Healthy Nonprofit: Strategies for Impact without Burnout ,” with co-author Aliza Sherman. In the US, I gave workshops at nonprofit conferences in North Carolina, Virginia, Florida, Missouri, California and at SXSW.

10 Ways Board Members can Help their Nonprofits find the Right Software

BoardAssist

“How can I help my nonprofit find the right software?” ” We get asked this question quite a lot by the terrific folks we place on nonprofit boards. For guidance on this topic, we turned to guest blogger Anthony Pisappia of Philadelphia nonprofit Tech Impact.

Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Training for Nonprofits :: Collingswood, NJ

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Location: Volunteers of America Delaware Valley, 235 White Horse Pike, Collingswood, NJ ( Google Map - 7 Miles from Downtown Philadelphia). This one-day intensive social media and mobile technology how-to training is ideal for nonprofit communications and development staff.

Performing Arts Fundraising: How to Target Life-Long Supporters

Connection Cafe

External data can help you do both by identifying audience members who are giving to other nonprofits in meaningful ways and those with strong discretionary spending abilities so you can upgrade them.

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NetSquared's November Community Events for Nonprofit Techies

Tech Soup Blog

Every month TechSoup's NetSquared community organizers volunteer to bring free (or low cost) nonprofit technology events and workshops to more than 50 cities. This roundup of face-to-face nonprofit tech events includes meetups from NetSquared , NTEN's Tech Clubs , and HandsOn Tech.

3 Things Every Board Member Should Know About Social Media

BoardAssist

That’s just one of the great pieces of advice we got from this week’s terrific guest blogger Anthony Pisapia of Philadelphia nonprofit Tech Impact. But the reality is that nonprofits are usually resource constrained when it comes to marketing.

Supporting Nonprofit Tech Educators Across the Globe

Tech Soup Blog

I have the very best job at TechSoup — I get to support our network of nonprofit technology event organizers. At each event, we're helping to build and sustain a self-supporting community of practice for tech-minded nonprofit staffers. Columbus, Ohio: Nonprofit IT Forum.

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4 Nonprofits That Gamified Their Funding (and Tips for You to Copy)

NonProfit Hub

Nonprofits all have one thing in common: They need to raise money. This app, Vaccines on the Go created by the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), is designed to give parents quick, accurate data regarding vaccines. This civic outreach and external relationship management is sometimes overlooked at nonprofits , often to their own disservice. The takeaway: Offer people who engage with your nonprofit both immediate and long-term rewards.

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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

Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits is now fully released to the public in both print and digital format. That said, the book tour fundraiser and training has now raised $7,060 for partner nonprofits!

29 Nonprofit Bloggers to Follow on Twitter

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Last week I asked the followers of @NonprofitOrgs to nominate their favorite nonprofit bloggers. Some on the list are very known in the nonprofit sector, and others are completely under the radar and providing some very valuable resources to the nonprofit sector. The 29 nonprofit bloggers below are posted in reverse alphabetical order, all equally valuable. Blog: Nonprofit Commons: Nonprofits in Second Life. Blog: Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology.

Are You Being Served? - Small Business

AFP Blog

residents Bethany Robertson and Peter Murray founded the I Do Foundation in 2002, a small Washington nonprofit, they enlisted the help of a technology expert to manage their server. He lived in Philadelphia. Are You Being Served? Small Business: "Are You Being Served?Some Some people have skeletons in their closets, others have servers.When D.C.

[PODCAST] INSPIRE with Jeff Nelson

NonProfit Hub

Nonprofit Hub’s INSPIRE Hubcast series shares powerful and impactful stories of organizations persevering to create the change they want to see in the world. The post [PODCAST] INSPIRE with Jeff Nelson appeared first on Nonprofit Hub.

NetSquared's November Community Events for Nonprofit Techies

Tech Soup Blog

Every month TechSoup's NetSquared community organizers volunteer to bring free (or low cost) nonprofit technology events and workshops to more than 50 cities. This roundup of face-to-face nonprofit tech events includes meetups from NetSquared , NTEN's Tech Clubs , and HandsOn Tech.

Pricing Discrimination: Should Your Performing Arts Org Price Based on Demand?

Connection Cafe

Nonprofit Marketing Arts & Cultural Performance Arts Pricing ticketing Have you ever paid $6 or $7 for a bottle of water at a theme park? How did you feel about it? In the late 90’s, Coca Cola decided to experiment with their pricing and customer’s willingness to pay.

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Don’t Merge Your Nonprofit Facebook Page With Places Page

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Guest Post: Don’t Merge Your Nonprofit Facebook Page With Places Page by Ivan Boothe. If you’re a nonprofit with a mailing address, you may have already received the card in the mail from Facebook: An invitation to claim your organization’s Facebook Places page.

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Free In-Person Events for Nonprofit Techies

Tech Soup Blog

NetSquared gathers together nonprofits and activists, tech leaders and funders, and everyone who's interested in using technology for social change. Toronto, Canada: Toronto Net Tuesday: Digital Literacy for Nonprofits. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Your Nonprofit Website: WordPress.

13 Students Graduate ITWorks Fall 2013 Program

TechImpact

ITWorks is run by Tech Impact, a nonprofit that helps other nonprofits leverage technology to make a greater impact. ITWorks students graduate December 2013. In a classroom decked out with green, blue and orange balloons sat 13 young adults and a sea of their family and friends.

How Nonprofit Board Members Can Help Their Boards with IT – Get Rid of IT!

BoardAssist

BoardAssist’s mission is to identify high impact agents of change for nonprofit boards. One of the best ways to “be that change” on your board may mean taking a look at your nonprofit’s IT department and asking if your nonprofit is doing the best they can. For guidance on this topic we turned to Pat Callihan, Executive Director of Philadelphia nonprofit Tech Impact, and asked how nonprofit board members can help improve tech efficiency at their organizations.

Get Help in Telling the Story of Your Nonprofit's Impact

Tech Soup Blog

The world is better when nonprofits can better tell their story. This roundup of face-to-face nonprofit tech events includes meetups from NetSquared , NTEN's Tech Clubs , and other awesome organizations. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Facebook Advertising for Nonprofits.