Nonprofits Using Social Media to Engage and Share, Says Sage North America Survey | SYS-CON INDIA

AFP Blog

PRESS ReleaseNonprofits Using Social Media to Engage and Share, Says Sage North America Survey | SYS-CON INDIA: "AUSTIN, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 10/28/09 -- Sage North America today announced the results of its recently conducted social media survey for nonprofit organizations in the U.S.

Jewish Federations of North America Use Text-to-Pledge to Raise Thousands of Dollars in a Crisis

Mobile Commons

The Jewish Federations of North America recently launched a fundraising campaign using “text-to-pledge” – and raised thousands of dollars in response. Mobile messaging can be a powerful way to raise money quickly.

February 11 Is National 2-1-1 Day!

VisionLink

3 Today, VisionLink would like to share our gratitude towards all 2-1-1’s across North America and the qualified call specialists, the backbone of 2-1-1. 2-1-1 is confidential and helps people across North America find the local resources they need.

Top 2015 Nonprofit Content Marketing Challenges Are Budget and Buy-In

AFP Blog

Top 2015 Nonprofit Content Marketing Challenges Are Budget and Buy-In : "One of the top takeaways from the CMI’s report, entitled “2015 Nonprofit Content Marketing: Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends—North America,” is that 23 percent of nonprofits have documented content strategies in place.

Sage Launches Financial Certification Program for Nonprofits

AFP Blog

Sage Launches Financial Certification Program for Nonprofits: "Sage North America has launched a certification program for its Sage MIP Fund Accounting nonprofit customers aimed at gaining recognition for their expertise through continuing professional education-eligible workshops

Peer Insight On Providing Value Through Member Benefits

Wild Apricot Blog

Here is some insight from our Small Membership Advisory Community about member benefits offered at their business and trade associations across North America. membership

Text-to-donate a huge success

AFP Blog

30, 2010Text-to-give campaigns are one of the biggest philanthropic success stories of 2010, with mobile relief efforts having raised tens of millions in micro-donations across North America -- more than $750,000 of which came from Canadian phones Text-to-donate a huge success: "Misty Harris, Postmedia News  Tuesday, Nov.

20 Crowdfunding Services for Nonprofits Worldwide

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nonprofits in North America, Europe, and Australia have a multitude of online fundraising services to choose from mostly thanks to their government’s efforts to build digital records and databases of legally verified nonprofits. North America. South America.

The Ultimate Membership Renewal Guide

Wild Apricot Blog

With access to thousands of organization across North America, we decided to conduct an extensive survey on their membership renewal practices. If you are looking for ideas to refresh your membership renewal process, you’re not alone! We combined the results from that survey to research conducted by the Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report (published by Marketing General Incorporated) and other sources to create this helpful guide

40% of Association Members’ Online Time is in Professional Communities [Research]

AFP Blog

The three year series of studies surveyed more than 400 professionals and highly educated people in North America who participate in social media networks. 40% of Association Members’ Online Time is in Professional Communities [Research] : A new research project from the Society of New Communication Research called, The Social Mind, examines the rise of new social behaviors and interrelationships between individuals, organizations, and influencers.

Fighting Hunger at the Holidays

Wild Apricot Blog

Here is some insight into hunger in North America and food banks that are easing hunger in our communities. We're joining with VolunteerMatch to help fight hunger over the holidays.

Global Report Shares Technology Habits of NGOs Around the World

SocialFish

Key findings from North America include: 98 percent of NGOs in North America have a website with 88 percent being mobile compatible. Compared to habits in North America, global findings show that: 92 percent of respondents have a website.

Campaign Spotlight - You Don’t Have to Be Jewish to Love This Campaign - NYTimes.com

AFP Blog

Campaign Spotlight - You Don’t Have to Be Jewish to Love This Campaign - NYTimes.com: "n a campaign that began on May 6, the Jewish Federations of North America, which is based in New York, is asking, “What’s your #ish?” The “#” in front of the “ish” -- known as a hash mark, number sign, hash tag, pound sign or tick-tack-toe symbol -- signals that the campaign is centered in the social media like

Community Building Through Social Media with Joelle Berman

NetWits

What’s really interesting about Joelle’s work is that she helps build community through social media for the 155 overnight summer camps that the FJC supports across North America. Meet Joelle. She’s the communications manager at Foundation for Jewish Camp (FJC) in NYC.

Blackberry Outage Fixed, but Backlog Remains - washingtonpost.com

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Blackberry Outage Fixed, but Backlog Remains - washingtonpost.com: "Blackberry Outage Fixed, but Backlog RemainsBy Sam DiazWashington Post Staff WriterWednesday, April 18, 2007; 3:06 PMA service outage that left millions of Blackberry users across North America without e-mail service for much of last night and this morning has been fixed, but the backlog of e-mails on the network could keep the

Nonprofits Challenged with Integrating Email, Growing, and Retaining Email Marketing Contact Lists, According to Sage Survey

AFP Blog

Nonprofits Challenged with Integrating Email, Growing, and Retaining Email Marketing Contact Lists, According to Sage Survey : Quarterly Survey Looked at North American Nonprofits’ Email Marketing Goals and Objectives AUSTIN, TX (March 1, 2012)—Sage North America today announced the results of its Sage Nonprofit Insights, Q4 2011, survey of U.S.

News Features | The financial/social benefits of campus business clubs | Straight.com

AFP Blog

This year is the pilot,' Smith said, 'and by 2008, we would like to blow it right across North America and get as many students as possible involved in direct student-led philanthropy.' News Features | The financial/social benefits of campus business clubs | Straight.com: "Smith said that SFU business student Sean Peters is overseeing the creation of Agents of Change campus clubs.

Raiders of the Lost Archives, or How I Made Volunteer Data Entry Fun

NTEN

The Independent Publishing Resource Center (IPRC) supports Portland’s arts and writing community and curates North America’s largest zine library, a circulating archive of self-published and otherwise underground and rare publications. Lillian Karabaic. Zine Librarian.

Tragedy in Haiti - How can I help?

Connection Cafe

Author: Jill Ward. I am saddened by the news and images coming from Haiti after the devastating earthquake that hit yesterday. The question on my mind and many of yours is where and how can I help?

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New Study Shows Millennials Want To Make A Global Difference

Frogloop

The highest usage rate is at 7 hours per day in both North America and Latin America.

The Future of Peer-to-Peer Fundraising

Connection Cafe

Go to any city in North America during the spring and fall months, and you’ll find at least two walk events for different organizations happening on the same weekend.

The 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

Everyaction

Collaborate with peers from across North America who understand your challenges. North American YMCA Development Organization (NAYDO) / New Orleans, LA / $725. Conference for North Carolina's Nonprofits. Conference for North Carolina's Nonprofits. It's finally here!

12 Demographic & Technology Trends Changing the Nonprofit Sector Worldwide

Nonprofit Tech for Good

First-time access the mobile internet is exploding across Asia, Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East and in Europe, North America, and Australia, the mobile web has surpassed desktop.

Nonprofits rank text messaging as the most effective tech for communicating. So why do only 3% of them use it?

Mobile Commons

In the North America, 29% of nonprofits ranked text messaging as “very effective,” the highest possible rating. And yet only 3% of North American nonprofits regularly send text messages to donors and supporters.

My Browser Stats

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

The browser share of those visiting my site, and the North America browser share from Statcounter. I was looking at my Google Analytics report for this blog, and came across an interesting thing. Here are my stats: Here are the stats from Statcounter: It’s a bit hard to see, but my stats have IE as third, where as the Statcounter stats have IE as out front, by a fair bit.

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11 Must-Know Stats About How NGOs Worldwide Use Internet Technology

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Based upon the survey results of 2,780 NGOs from Africa, Asia, Australia & Oceania, Europe, North America, and South America, the data gleaned from the online survey is unprecedented and provides valuable insight into the global NGO sector and its use of online technology.

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NetSquared: The Place for Free Nonprofit Tech Help

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Central and South America. San Francisco, California: Code for America Civic Hack Night (weekly). San Francisco, California: Code for America Civic Hack Night.

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How to Choose the Right Domain Name for Your Nonprofit, Charity, or NGO

Nonprofit Tech for Good

ONG” is the predominant term used in South America (35%). Nonprofit Organization” is the predominant term used in Australia & Oceania (49%) and North America (79%).

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In the Spirit of Year-End Giving ?? $0.99.NGO Domains Through 12/31/16!

Nonprofit Tech for Good

A collaborative research project by the Public Interest Registry and Nonprofit Tech for Good, the 2016 Global NGO Online Technology Report is based upon the survey results of 2,780 NGOs from Africa, Asia, Australia & Oceania, Europe, North America, and South America.

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The 2017 Global NGO Technology Survey is now available in ????????????, English, français, Português, and español!

Nonprofit Tech for Good

We appreciate participants from all over the globe, but we especially need the participation of nonprofits, NGOs/ONGs, and charities based in Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East.

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Optimistic about Marrakesh Treaty!

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

In North America, Canada was rated as “probable” and the USA as a “possible.” Of course, Mexico might well beat both the USA and Canada, but Mexico is in the Latin America group at WBU.

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Ken Goldstein On People, Products And Profits

Eric Jacobsen Blog

He currently serves as a board member and strategic advisor at Thrift Book LLC, the largest seller of used books in North America.

25 Must-Know Global Trends in Giving

Nonprofit Tech for Good

North America. 22) Donors in North America are unique in that they are predominately women (75%), ideologically liberal (63%), and Baby Boomers (42%). Of all donors worldwide, North American donors give the most to the cause of religious services and faith.

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Attention Nonprofit #DataNerds: A Few Recent Research Studies on Data, Technology, Funding, and Trends

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The Bridgespan Group interviewed more than 45 people to better understand how some of America’s most innovative cities are using hard data and evidence to steer funding decisions and set priorities. 2014 Nonprofit Content Marketing: Benchmarks, Budgets and Trends—North America.

Sports as a Platform for Social Good

Connection Cafe

After keeping his personal life a secret while others fought for equality rights that would benefit him, he came out as gay (making him the first athlete playing for one of the four major pro leagues in North America to do so) in a cover story in Sports Illustrated in 2013.

2011 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Wild Apricot Blog

Conducted by Nonprofit Marketing Guide.com , the report is based on a survey of 780 mostly small to medium-sized nonprofits in North America in December 2010. Is your organization one of the 49% of nonprofits who said they have no formal marketing or communications plan for 2011? If you are still developing your plan or are curious to see what other nonprofits are planning this year, you should have a look at the 2011 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report.

5 Lessons Learned from Donating to 25 Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

If you have donated to a nonprofit within the last 12 months, then please take the 2017 Global Trends in Giving Report !

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Nonprofit Content Marketing in 2015: Storytelling and Visual Content Top the Charts, But What Else Did We Learn?

Connection Cafe

Let’s take a look at a few of the key findings from the second nonprofit content marketing benchmark report – produced by Content Marketing Institute and Blackbaud – Nonprofit Content Marketing 2015: Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends—North America.

Is Content Really King?

Connection Cafe

Recipes that Emeril Lagasse featured on Good Morning America. During my time managing the web site for what is now the Jewish Federations of North America, one of the most consistently popular web pages was an article on Jewish death, burial and mourning practices.

Great reads from December 14th through January 2nd

Amy Sample Ward

Zoombala™ - North America’s first social network and online platform for Social Entrepreneurs - A new social network specifically for social entrepreneurs - pretty exciting! These are my links for December 14th through January 2nd: 5 TED Talks on Collaboration and Communities | Social Media Trader - I am a huge fan of the TED talks and enjoy taking a break now and then to watch one just for a bit of passion and motivation. Here are five talks on collaboration. Enjoy!

What Your NGO Needs to Know about.NGO and.ONG

Nonprofit Tech for Good

– “ONG” is the predominant term used in South America (35%). – “Nonprofit Organization” is the predominant term used in Australia & Oceania (49%) and North America (79%).

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New Study: Investing in Facebook is a Waste of Time

Frogloop

“Facebook is basically saying that their algorithm will be the arbiter of what’s promotion and what’s not promotion,” Jordan Bitterman said, chief strategy officer for North America at Mindshare.

16 Must-Know Stats About Online Fundraising and Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

A collaborative research project by the Public Interest Registry and Nonprofit Tech for Good, the 2016 Global NGO Online Technology Report is based upon the survey results of 2,780 NGOs from Africa, Asia, Australia & Oceania, Europe, North America, and South America.

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