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Giving Hearts Day is Thursday: Nonprofits hope to benefit from 24-hour online fundraising event | The Jamestown Sun | Jamestown, North Dakota : Giving Hearts Day is a 24-hour online fundraising event hosted by The Dakota Medical Foundation and the Impact Foundation.

Going cross-country again

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

I also hope to finally check off North Dakota from my list of states in the Continental US that I have not been to. I'm leaving on Wed. for what I am calling my Epic Cross Country Trip. Maybe it should be Epic Cross Country Trip, 2012, since it's far, far from the first one I've done. I've now lost count.) Here's my basic itinerary, for the curious: Miracle Hot Springs. Death Valley National Park. Grand Canyon National Park. Sedona, AZ. Roswell, NM. New York, NY (family).

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ASU Lodestar Center

A graduate of North Dakota State University, Aal has dedicated herself to building strong programs in her community benefiting children and family working in roles at Boys & Girls Club of the Red River Valley and Better Business Bureau. Heather lives in Fargo, North Dakota, and has three adult children Illustration by Jocelyn Ruiz. posted by Heather Aal Spring 2019 Alumna, ASU Master of Nonprofit Leadership & Management.

Going cross-country again

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

I also hope to finally check off North Dakota from my list of states in the Continental US that I have not been to. I'm leaving on Wed. for what I am calling my Epic Cross Country Trip. Maybe it should be Epic Cross Country Trip, 2012, since it's far, far from the first one I've done. I've now lost count.) Here's my basic itinerary, for the curious: Miracle Hot Springs. Death Valley National Park. Grand Canyon National Park. Sedona, AZ. Roswell, NM. New York, NY (family).

Seth Godin on Going Viral

GroundWire

Also, if you get a chance, read the review of the Olive Garden coming to Grand Forks, North Dakota. Over the weekend, Seth Godin wrote a great post on going viral. With the nonprofit Kony video the fastest-spreading internet video of all time, nonprofit communications staff are paying attention. But Godin gives this caution: "The most important takeaway is that this overwhelming pop is unlikely to ever happen this way again.I

The Cost of Starting a Nonprofit in Every State

NonProfit Hub

North Carolina. North Carolina charitable registration: $0-$200 depending on gross contributions ($0 if exempt). North Dakota. North Dakota charitable registration: $25. South Dakota. South Dakota tax license application: varies based on taxes, licenses and permits required. 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.

How to Incorporate March Madness in Your Nonprofit Fundraising

NonProfit Hub

Anyone can become a quick basketball expert by predicting that North Dakota State would beat Oklahoma or that Mercer can play superior basketball to Duke. March Madness is one of the annual rites of spring time—right along with setting your clocks back an hour and discovering what toys were hidden in the huge snow pile in the backyard. The NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament is an annual tradition that can turn even the most indifferent people into basketball fans for three weeks.

Why Your Year-End Ask Should Last 12 Months

NonProfit Hub

Heather Stulken, the donor relations manager at Great Plains Food Bank, which serves North Dakota, said the end of the year was important because they conducted 60% of the mailings during the last four months of the year. This article originally ran in our Nonprofit Hub Magazine, a free bi-monthly magazine dedicated to providing focused content on a particular topic. In our September/October edition, we explored year-end giving.

4 Myths About Hiring People with Disabilities

Vertex Systems

I recently read an article in the Grand Forks Herald about this problem and it had a list of myths and misconceptions about hiring people with disabilities, from Mark Landa, a business specialist with North Dakota’s Division of Vocational Rehabilitation office in Grand Forks.

Research Friday: Strengthening the Economy through Civic Engagement

ASU Lodestar Center

These states are Alaska, Iowa, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Kansas, Minnesota, and Vermont. posted by. Patsy Kraeger, Ph.D. Welcome to Research Friday ! As part of a continuing weekly series, each Friday we invite a nonprofit expert to highlight a research report or study and discuss how it can inform and improve day-to-day nonprofit practice.

Mission Possible: Tell Us Your Symantec Story and Win Prizes!

Tech Soup Blog

states of Maryland, North Dakota, and Vermont; the Canadian province of Québec; and in any and all jurisdictions where skill contest advertising promotions are prohibited or restricted by law. This Challenge is void in Cuba, Iran, Myanmar, North Korea, Sudan, Syria, and all countries under sanction by the U.S. Symantec helps nonprofits make their mission possible. What is your nonprofit's mission?

The Lessons Learned From Small Businesses

Eric Jacobson

We met with a company in North Carolina -- Steele Rubber Products, Inc. -- that produces replacement rubber parts used by collectors when they are restoring classic automobiles. Texas is definitely on the list for future trips, as well as North Dakota. If you’re like me, you love road trips. And, if you’re like most everyone, you appreciate hearing a good story. Just imagine how intriguing it would be to hear stories about six road trips. Six road trips across the U.S.

How Small Businesses Inspire Big Businesses

Eric Jacobson

We met with a company in North Carolina -- Steele Rubber Products, Inc. -- that produces replacement rubber parts used by collectors when they are restoring classic automobiles. Texas is definitely on the list for future trips, as well as North Dakota. Just imagine how intriguing it would be to hear stories about six road trips. Six road trips across the U.S.

The Young and Generous: A New Research Report from Network for Good

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

New York is the most generous state for online giving; Mississippi and North Dakota are the least generous. Flickr photo from: Just Me Robin Photos "Fried Green Tomatoes anyone?" " My first thought when I opened this email from Katya Andresen , VP Marketing, Network for Good , pointing me to some new research, " The Young and the Generous " (you have to register to download) was about fried green tomatoes.

6 Road Trips Reveal Critical Lessons For Business Success

Eric Jacobson

We met with a company in North Carolina -- Steele Rubber Products, Inc. -- that produces replacement rubber parts used by collectors when they are restoring classic automobiles. Texas is definitely on the list for future trips, as well as North Dakota. If you’re like me, you love road trips. And, if you’re like most everyone, you appreciate hearing a good story. Just imagine how intriguing it would be to hear stories about six road trips. Six road trips across the U.S.

Share Your Green Tech Story and Win a Laptop or Tablet!

Tech Soup Blog

states of Maryland, North Dakota and Vermont; the Canadian province of Québec; and in any and all jurisdictions where skill contest advertising promotions are prohibited or restricted by law. Are you … A U.S. organization doing innovative and inspiring work in the social sector? Using TechSoup products or educational resources to stay GREEN ? Interested in winning a free refurbished laptop or tablet? If you answered YES!

Bridging the Digital Divide? Tell Us About It!

Tech Soup Blog

states of Maryland, North Dakota and Vermont; the Canadian province of Québec; and in any and all jurisdictions where skill contest advertising promotions are prohibited or restricted by law. Think you could make good use of a shiny new tablet? We are offering a Dell Latitude 10 tablet refurbished by our friends at CDI to the best “ Digital Connector ” story lead. Interested? We at TechSoup are proud to support the important work of nonprofits around the world.

Bridging the Digital Divide? Tell Us About It!

Tech Soup Blog

states of Maryland, North Dakota and Vermont; the Canadian province of Québec; and in any and all jurisdictions where skill contest advertising promotions are prohibited or restricted by law. We at TechSoup are proud to support the important work of nonprofits around the world. Whether you are teaching a community about sustainable agriculture in Colorado or organizing a hack-a-thon in Romania, we want to help you tell your story. That sounds great.

Innovative Health Care Reform Campaigns

Influence

This interview with Cindy Shaw of Fargo, North Dakota is extremely affecting. Tonight, President Obama will deliver a major address to Congress on U.S. health reform. So it's a good time to take a look at how people are using online tools and tactics to influence the reform discussion. Here, I survey a few of the more interesting online approaches I've encountered.

The 2010 NTC by the Numbers

NTEN

Alaska, Hawaii, Iowa and North Dakota all represented with 1 attendee per state. . This year's NTC brought 1,430 nonprofit professionals to the OMNI Hotel in Atlanta GA. Unlike in past years, we had a large number of late registrants: 18% of attendees registered in the month prior to the conference. As many of you know, we raised $10,020 to send 61 people to the NTC on scholarship , which has (so far) resulted in 556 views of the NTEN Community Rhapsody.

Calling all Faith-Based Organizations! Think You Could Use a Free Tablet?

Tech Soup Blog

states of Maryland, North Dakota and Vermont; the Canadian province of Québec; and in any and all jurisdictions where skill contest advertising promotions are prohibited or restricted by law. Are you… A Faith-Based Organization? A TechSoup customer? Interested in winning this tablet? If you answered yes to all of those questions, keep reading! Tell us how you are using TechSoup product donations to empower change and seek justice within the communities you serve.

Are You Serving Youth in Your Community? Think You Could Use a Free Tablet?

Tech Soup Blog

states of Maryland, North Dakota and Vermont; the Canadian province of Québec; and in any and all jurisdictions where skill contest advertising promotions are prohibited or restricted by law. Are you… Helping youth develop lifelong skills? A TechSoup customer? Interested in winning this tablet? If you answered yes to all of those questions, keep reading!

Using TechSoup Products or Resources for Security? Want a Free Microsoft Tablet?

Tech Soup Blog

states of Maryland, North Dakota and Vermont; the Canadian province of Québec; and in any and all jurisdictions where skill contest advertising promotions are prohibited or restricted by law. Are you. A U.S. organization doing innovative and inspiring work in the social sector? Using TechSoup products or educational resources to increase your organization's security? Interested in winning a free Microsoft Surface Pro 2 or 3 ? If you said "Yes!"

Share Your Green Tech Story and Win a Laptop or Tablet!

Tech Soup Blog

states of Maryland, North Dakota and Vermont; the Canadian province of Québec; and in any and all jurisdictions where skill contest advertising promotions are prohibited or restricted by law. Are you … A U.S. organization doing innovative and inspiring work in the social sector? Using TechSoup products or educational resources to stay GREEN ? Interested in winning a free refurbished laptop or tablet? If you answered YES!

Success Stories — the Fine Print

Tech Soup Blog

states of Maryland, North Dakota and Vermont; the Canadian province of Québec; and in any and all jurisdictions where skill contest advertising promotions are prohibited or restricted by law. Read more about the TechSoup Telework Story Challenge here. The Official Rules. January 13, 2015. The January 2015 TechSoup Telework Story Challenge (the "Challenge"). Sponsored by TechSoup Global (" Sponsor "), 435 Brannan St.,