Nonprofit news roundup, 12.05.14 « Philanthropy North Carolina

AFP Blog

Nonprofit news roundup, 12.05.14 « Philanthropy North Carolina : "Launched in 2012 by New York’s 92nd Street Y and the United Nations Foundation, with additional partners, #GivingTuesday is driven mainly by social media and online giving campaigns, the report says.

Nonprofit news roundup, 05.03.13 ? Philanthropy North Carolina

AFP Blog

Nonprofit news roundup, 05.03.13  Philanthropy North Carolina : Habitat Metrolina Partners receive tech award Habitat for Humanity Metrolina Partners in Charlotte received the 2013 Technology Innovation Award from Apparo, formerly NPower Charlotte Region, and sponsored by Accenture

Digital civil society emerging ? Philanthropy North Carolina

AFP Blog

Digital civil society emerging  Philanthropy North Carolina : Digital technology and data are driving the use of private resources for public good, and the shape of that emerging social economy will depend on how nonprofits, philanthropies, business and government address critical questions about the ways that data are collected, shared and used, a new report says.

Don’t get bogged down in data « Philanthropy North Carolina

AFP Blog

Don’t get bogged down in data « Philanthropy North Carolina : "nonprofit and philanthropy professionals love data, maybe too much. Numbers, used sparingly, can help explain a community need, measure how a charitable program is helping to address it, and show donors and funders the return on their investment in the program.

2012 North Carolina Center for Nonprofits Conference

Amy Sample Ward

Related Links : North Carolina Center for Nonprofits. Date : September 13-14, 2012. Location : Research Triangle Park, NC. Topic : Finding the Right Mix: A Strategic Look at Mobile, Social, and Web. Description : Given budget constraints and growing technology demands, how can the average nonprofit keep up? The key is finding the right mix! This session will provide a strategic look at how to integrate nonprofit communications – mobile, social, and web.

Giving through charity websites grows ? Philanthropy North Carolina

AFP Blog

Giving through charity websites grows  Philanthropy North Carolina : Donors, including a growing number age 60 and older, increasingly prefer to give through a charity’s website, often motivated by requests through direct mail and social media, a new study says.

Nonprofit use of data mixed ? Philanthropy North Carolina

AFP Blog

Nonprofit use of data mixed  Philanthropy North Carolina : Nonprofits are tracking data on their operations and programs but face hurdles in gathering and building data into their business, a new survey says. Too often, barriers keep nonprofits from collecting and integrating important data into their daily work,” says the 2012 State of Nonprofit Data Report from NTEN and Idealware

How the Autism Society of North Carolina Gets The Message Out with Email Marketing

NonProfit Hub

The Autism Societ y of North Carolina is one example. Nonprofits that verify their 501(c)(3) status will receive 20% OFF their accounts, and organizations located in North Carolina are eligible for a free account. Sponsored by iContact . .

Give your website an organic role in growing your nonprofit ? Philanthropy North Carolina

AFP Blog

Give your website an organic role in growing your nonprofit  Philanthropy North Carolina : Your nonprofit’s website should embrace visitors and engage them in your work. It should be your welcome sign, your open door, your directory and your help desk. It should make clear to visitors, instantly, who you are, who you serve and the difference you make

3 Ways Your Nonprofit Can Be An Ally Without Stepping On Toes

Frogloop

With the need for the #BlackLivesMatter movement and the killing of communities of color, the tragedy at Pulse in Orlando , and the passing of HB2 in North Carolina, lots of nonprofits have been stepping forward as a resource, a support center, or through advocacy.

Performance Based Funding Institute to Improve Higher Education

VisionLink

Douglas Zimmerman and Lois Ann Porter traveled to Charlotte, North Carolina to organize the Performance-Based Funding Institute VisionLink produced for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Shaun Yoder of Education First, facilitating the North Carolina state team at the PBF Institute.

Geo-Tagged Map Shows Impact of Hurricane Joaquin in Real Time

VisionLink

Map illustrates damage reports as hurricane hits North Carolina. VisionLink is partnering with local churches and community groups to poll between 2,000-3,000 people throughout North Carolina. BOULDER, Colo. —

Daily DoGooder: The We Do Campaign

See What's Out There

A good example is this clips from the “We Do Campaign” of gay couples petitioning registrars, and being denied marriage licenses in North Carolina. [.]. Change the world, one video at a time.The We Do Campaign | 3:19 Campaign for Southern Equality Often, nothing is stronger than simple documentation of real people fighting for their rights.

e-NC Authority Receives ‘Techie Award’ for Community Efforts :: WRAL.com

AFP Blog

5, 2007Raleigh — The e-NC Authority, which is driving availability and use of broadband services across North Carolina, is a winner of a 2007 Techie Award from the Grassroots.org organization.The award is giving to groups in recognition of efforts e-NC Authority Receives ‘Techie Award’ for Community Efforts :: WRAL.com: "e-NC Authority Receives ‘Techie Award’ for Community Effortse-NCPosted: Apr.

VisionLink Supports the National Academy Foundation’s Work-Based Learning Fellows

VisionLink

Members of the NAF WBL Fellows 2014 The National Academy Foundation (NAF) is a leader in preparing high school students for college and career success.

TLA Profile: Ada Jenkins Center

NTEN

The Ada Jenkins Center near Charlotte, North Carolina, provides crisis assistance and the integrated delivery of. Creating a comprehensive IT strategy helps a popular community center gain board support for key technology initiatives, including a new VoIP phone system and new computer hardware. Collaborating with the board of directors to implement an IT strategy. Kimberlee Roth. Owner. Outword, LLC. read more

The Seven Ways To Be A Collaborative Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

He holds degrees from Claremont McKenna College, Syracuse University and the University of North Carolina. Edward M. Marshall's book, Transforming The Way We Work -- The Power Of The Collaborative Workplace , remains relevant today, more than a decade after Marshall wrote it.

What Coaches As Leaders Do To Drive Success

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Williams was the head coach at the University of Kansas from 1988 to 2003 and is now the head coach for the North Carolina Tar Heels. Former University of Kansas head basketball coach Roy Williams once told U.S.

Four Trends to Follow at AFP’s 2017 International Fundraising Conference

Connection Cafe

Carlos Garcia, CETYS University System ; Tamaki Onishi, University of North Carolina at Greensboro; Lesley Ray, Mater Foundation; Laurie Trujillo, Aliados Consulting Group; Lilya Wagner, Philanthropic Service. This year’s AFP fundraising conference is all about disruption.

Three Things Coaches Must Do To Drive Success

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Williams was the head coach at the University of Kansas from 1988 to 2003 and is now the head coach for the North Carolina Tar Heels. Former University of Kansas head basketball coach Roy Williams once told U.S.

Where's the Care2 Team in August 2011?

Frogloop

Care2's own Jocelyn Harmon is out on the speaking path again, this time delivering the keynote at AFP's North Carolina Philanthropy Conference. AFP North Carolina Philanthropy Conference Durham, NC.

More NTEN Stories, More Member Prizes

NTEN

Today, Paul Jones from North Carolina Center for Nonprofits tells us how she uses technology on a daily basis: Our daily prize winner, who will receive a care package full of NTEN goodies, is.

Coaches As Leaders Do This To Drive Success

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Williams was the head coach at the University of Kansas from 1988 to 2003 and is now the head coach for the North Carolina Tar Heels. Former University of Kansas head basketball coach Roy Williams once told U.S.

You Can Win the Fiscal Year-End Marathon, and Here’s How

Connection Cafe

Annice Reed, CPA, MBA, Controller for North Texas State Soccer. North Texas State Soccer is a not-for-profit organization that offers soccer programs for over 165,000 youth and adults in that region. Prior to joining AICPA, Sandi was Controller for North Carolina Community Foundation, a not-for-profit grantmaking organization with over $200 million in assets providing local resource allocation to support vital causes and scholarships across North Carolina.

What Coaches Do To Drive Success

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Williams was the head coach at the University of Kansas from 1988 to 2003 and is now the head coach for the North Carolina Tar Heels. Former University of Kansas head basketball coach Roy Williams once told U.S.

Veterans Organic Garden: An Off-the-Grid Jobs Program

Tech Soup Blog

When we found out about Lovay Wallace-Singleton's new project to build a solar-powered organic garden in North Carolina, one that also brings rehabilitation and jobs to veterans, we had to talk to her.

Tuesday at the Gathering

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

One new initiative that I got to hear about was the L3C proposed in North Carolina. The Board Meeting The board meeting went well. I met Kris Prendergast, the new CEO of the Social Enterprise Alliance, as well as new board members for the first time.

Three Things Coaches Must Do To Drive Success

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Williams was the head coach at the University of Kansas from 1988 to 2003 and is now the head coach for the North Carolina Tar Heels. Former University of Kansas head basketball coach Roy Williams once told U.S.

Donor Retention: The Easiest Money You’ll Ever Raise

Connection Cafe

I once facilitated a focus group for the North Carolina Symphony, and the donors loved it! There’s a crisis brewing in the fundraising world. And it’s all about our donors , the ones who are deserting us.

Is Your State an Employment First State?

Vertex Systems

North Carolina. . . What is the EFSLMP? The Employment First State Leadership Mentoring Program is an initiative from the Office of Disability Employment Policy, a division of the Department of Labor. . Purpose of EFSLMP.

The 2013 Charitable Giving Report

Connection Cafe

Todd Cohen, founder of Philanthropy North Carolina, interviewed several leading fundraising professionals in all nine fields of interest where Blackbaud tracks fundraising performance.

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Database and Website Integration: Open Source Options:Last Chance to Register for John Kenyon's Workshop in NC

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

He leading a workshop in North Carolina at RTPnet on Open Source CMS and CRM systems. One of the smartest, funniest, and best trainers in the nonprofit technology space is my colleague, John Kenyon. I wish I lived near by - because I'd definitely go. Here's the description: Learn all about CMS???s, s, CRM???s s and Open Source software ??? in plain English.

The New Mobile Normal & Three Easy Ways to Address It

NetWits

You don’t need to know exactly how mobile technology can best help your mission - but here’s some ideas to help. Nonprofits from around the Country including Washington, Oregon, Florida, New Jersey and North Carolina have applied. Today’s guest post is from Tonia Zampieri.

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Seeing Beyond Sight

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

The questions were illustrated by the stories behind the pictures shot by his students at the state school for the blind in North Carolina. Tony Deifell rocks!

5 Posts to Inspire and Kick Start Your End-of-Year Fundraising Plans

NonProfit Hub

She has a degree in English Literature and Communication Studies and is a British ex pat, currently soaking up southern living in Cary, North Carolina. Caron Beesley is a guest contributor for Nonprofit Hub. She is a marketing communications consultant and writer for Salsa.

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

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

In the US, I gave workshops at nonprofit conferences in North Carolina, Virginia, Florida, Missouri, California and at SXSW. I would like to wish all my readers, colleagues, and friends a happy new year!

Seven Ways To Be A Collaborative Leader Of A Team

Eric Jacobsen Blog

He holds degrees from Claremont McKenna College, Syracuse University and the University of North Carolina. Edward M. Marshall's book, Transforming The Way We Work -- The Power Of The Collaborative Workplace , remains relevant today, more than a decade after Marshall wrote it.

The Seven Roles Of A Collaborative Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

He holds degrees from Claremont McKenna College, Syracuse University and the University of North Carolina. Edward M. Marshall''s book, Transforming The Way We Work -- The Power Of The Collaborative Workplace , remains relevant today, more than a decade after Marshall wrote it.

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The Seven Roles And Responsibilities Of A Collaborative Leader When Leading Teams

Eric Jacobsen Blog

He holds degrees from Claremont McKenna College, Syracuse University and the University of North Carolina. Edward M. Marshall''s book, Transforming The Way We Work -- The Power Of The Collaborative Workplace , remains relevant today, more than a decade after Marshall wrote it.

Free Live Chat on February 26: How to Get Grants for Your International Work

Tech Soup Blog

from University of North. Carolina School of Law and a Certificate in Nonprofit Management from. the University of North Carolina School of Social Work. Foundations that give grants to non-U.S. based charities must do.