See You at NTC 2012 in San Francisco Next Week!

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Next week should be officially be named “Nonprofit Techie Week” in San Francisco! Are you interested in what it takes for an organization to systematically use data? Next week should be officially be named “Nonprofit Techie Week” in San Francisco!

The Nonprofit Cloud Computing Summit in San Francisco

NTEN

For several years, NTEN has led the field in calling for nonprofits to minimize time sent on mundane tasks like server maintenance, instead focusing resources on technology that will actually serve their missions. Where : San Francisco, CA (Venue TBD).

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8 Apps That May (Actually) Change San Francisco

Tech Soup Blog

In San Francisco, sometimes one can feel a bit cynical about the influx of frivolous technology with billion dollar valuations. Did you know that San Francisco renters are seven times more likely to get buyout offers than eviction notices?

The Top 5 Lean Startup Resources for Social Good Organizations

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Leah and her team have combed through a lot of resources out there and selected some of the best for us to get up to speed on the topic of “Lean Start Up.” The Lean for Social Good Summits bring together 30+ social good organizations using Lean, to share their stories on stage.

Good News for Giving 2.0: Your Organization’s Champions Are Your Most Valuable Resource

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What does all this mean for your organization’s end of the year fundraising strategy? Is your organization encouraging your supporters to be philanthropists for your organization? Are you empowering champions for your organization’s end of year fundraising effort?

7 Can’t-Miss Nonprofit Conferences for 2017

NonProfit Hub

In our roll-up-my-sleeves and get-r-done , scrappy nature, we tend to take advantage of any and all resources at our fingertips in the nonprofit sector. Cause Camp will leave you inspired, enlightened and give you the action items you need to make a change in your organization immediately. It takes place in Chicago and teaches organizations how to get more supporters excited about your cause to raise more money. It’s hosted in San Francisco, California.

The Happy Healthy Nonprofit Book Tour: You Are Invited To Join Us

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Aliza Sherman and I never dreamed that our book, The Happy Healthy Nonprofit: Strategies for Impact without Burnout , would be such a needed resource in the nonprofit field when we started writing it last year. Tue Jan 31 – SAN FRANCISCO 12:00pm-1:30pm.

How Arts Organizations Win Gold Medals in Social Media

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Gold Medaling in Social Media and Arts Organizations, guest post by James Nickerson. I have been a singer with the San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus for 10 years, and its social media manager for the last three. Flickr Photo - Of Small Things.

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Event Recap: Become a Data-Driven Organization

Tech Soup Blog

entitled "Become a Data-Driven Organization," hosted and supported by the United Way of the Bay Area and the Corporation for National and. She is now able to easily find the data she needs to demonstrate the impact her organization is making in the community.

Three Simple but Powerful Social Media for Nonprofits Tips

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Note from Beth: The Social Media for Nonprofits Conference is returning to San Francisco on October 11th. Your audience may care about your organization a bit, but what they really care about is the kids or animals you serve, and the impact you have in the world.

Creating Your Organization's Social Media Strategy Map

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Source: Dollar Bin, Flickr In February, I'll be co-teaching the " WeAreMedia Live " intensive two-day workshop in San Francisco from NTEN. Describe how your social media objective supports or links to a goal your organization’s communications plan? Resources. Resources.

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This Week’s Association Membership & Marketing Jobs

SocialFish

As part of the senior management team, you will use your initiative and creativity to help grow the organization within a positive working environment. sports commissions, national governing bodies and coach’s associations) to leverage opportunities and maximize resources.

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[Cool Infographic Friday] Best Cities for Women Entrepreneurs

SocialFish

2. San Francisco. Women in San Francisco are active in the bustling entrepreneurial scene of the Bay Area and Silicon Valley — 30% of the city’s businesses is run by women. Whoo hoo! Washington, DC (where we live) is ranked number 1!! See the full list here.

NetSquared: The Place for Free Nonprofit Tech Help

Tech Soup Blog

Check out NetSquared's year-in-review report and discover what topics are most popular with our attendees and how NetSquared organizers creating communities of practice for TechSoup members. San Francisco, California: Code for America Civic Hack Night (weekly).

Start 2017 by Building Your Tech Skills and Community

Tech Soup Blog

To learn how I can apply technology to my cause or organization. Being a NetSquared organizer isn't an exclusive club — anyone is welcome to join! Every month our global network of community organizers host Tech4Good events in more than 70 cities.

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6 Content Marketing Tips from Scoop.it

Tech Soup Blog

But with limited time and resources, you don't have a ton of time to create a stream of compelling original content. Last week's San Francisco Online Community Meetup tackled this issue. Join the San Francisco Online Community Meetup group for more events like this.

Come to #12NTC – the best nonprofit conference of the year. Seriously.

SocialFish

With a wide mix of social events, seminars, trainings, and resources, the 2012 NTC will help you put technology to work to further your cause. The NTC is, first and foremost, a place for you to learn the skills you need to help your organization meet its mission.

TechSoup Global at National Day of Civic Hacking

Tech Soup Blog

The weekend event was organized by the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy , Code for America , Random Hacks of Kindness , and many other organizations and companies. San Francisco Day of Civic Hacking. freespace], San Francisco.

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

Tech Soup Blog

organization doing innovative and inspiring work in the social sector? Using TechSoup products or educational resources to increase your organization's security? Suite 100, San Francisco, CA 94107, U.S.A. Limit one submission per organization. Are you.

NTC: Data Visualization Panel

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I’m here at the 2012 Nonprofit Technology Conference in San Francisco this week. Are you interested in what it takes for an organization to systematically use data? Here’s the resources, more on the wiki we created for the panel. Resources.

TechSoup Global Network: A Unique Force for Social Change

Tech Soup Blog

Next week, NGOs from 50 countries, who operate together as the TechSoup Global Network, will gather for three days in San Francisco. billion worth of resources to support causes as diverse as refugee integration, gender issues, youth development, education, arts, and social services.

Measuring the Impact of Your Nonprofit Program

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That’s where I met Kim Kastorff who is the founder of Kimpacto , a San Francisco-based advisory & consulting firm working across the U.S., If you want to go for extra credit, you can also do sector benchmarking with resources like B Analytics and CSR HUB.

How Nonprofits Get Significant Value from Content Curation

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On December 17 at 6:30 pm, I am facilitating a discussion and presenting at one of Scoop.It’s “ Lean Content ” events in San Francisco. Presentation: Putting resources together – the ordering, sub-categories, and aesthetics. It is well organized?

Visual Storytelling for Nonprofits

NTEN

In a time when photographs circulate around the globe at an unprecedented scale and speed, and revolutions are propelled by viral images, it has become more important than ever for mission-driven organizations to create impactful visual media that can drive action and fuel awareness.

NTEN + Planet = Better Place

SocialFish

Technology can help you and your organization bring about the changes you want to see in the world — strategically and effectively. You’ll also have access to valuable resources for learning and professional development.

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Why Your Organization Needs Telecommuting – When the Commuter Train Shuts Down

Tech Soup Blog

Business and commutes were at a standstill in the San Francisco Bay Area yesterday after an extreme fire in West Oakland put the BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) commuter train system completely out of service between San Francisco and cities in the East Bay. If your organization has flexible work systems in place, then a "carpocalypse" such as this won't have nearly the destructive impact that it otherwise could on your team's productivity.

What I learned from the @Fitbit Community Manager at #octribe about Walking Communities

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” I documented resources, photos, and tweets from meet up here.

Social Media for Nonprofits Conference Series Launches in SF

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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?&#. San Francisco.

Nonprofits and App Developers Combine Forces for Community Change

Tech Soup Blog

But what if an app could be used to help nonprofits, public libraries, and other community groups organize and solve pressing problems? This was the third Social Good Apps Breakfast organized by Caravan Studios , a division of TechSoup.

When Your Powers Combine: Why Nonprofit Mergers Should Not Be Feared

NonProfit Hub

In what ways are the two organizations similar? A management agreement allows the nonprofits to remain separate, but share leadership and resources. In a technical merger, both nonprofit boards agree to dissolve and then form a new organization.

Ask Idealware: CiviCRM and CiviMember | Idealware

Idealware

Skip to Main Content Area Helping Nonprofits Make Smart Software Decisions Topics Reports Articles Online Training Blog Custom Resources Donate About Topics Reports Articles Online Training Blog Custom Resources Donate About Ask Idealware: CiviCRM and CiviMember By Laura Quinn , September 18, 2007 Dan asks : I serve on the Technology Advisory Counsel of a San Francisco-based Arts non-profit. Many organizations seem to be finding it up to their task.

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

The WHAT IF Conference is for anyone who supports nonprofit organizations, especially staff and board members, volunteers, donors, foundations and corporate funders. The Resource Alliance / London, (Int.) 2017 Nonprofit Organizations Institute. ACCP / San Antonio, TX / $2,795.

Nonprofits Live: Green Tech on April 17

Tech Soup Blog

Most organizations attempt sustainable efforts but few create comprehensive campaigns to be greener and accountable for resource use. For the month of April and Earth Day we are focusing on green tech solutions for organizations of all sizes: efficiencies, resource use, reducing travel fuel use, and encouraging energy conservation across teams and campaigns. Are you working to reduce energy costs, cut back on paper use, or to bring cloud IT to your team?

Three Reasons Kids Need Digital Literacy and Citizenship Education

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I believe that, too, and I love working for an organization — Common Sense Media , an independent nonprofit — that’s dedicated to preparing kids to make the most of the incredible opportunities this networked culture provides us, while overcoming its potential pitfalls.

When Culture Eats Your Foundation’s Social Media Strategy for Breakfast

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What keeps your organization from learning and improving social media strategy? I started with a story about this crazy world of networks and Facebook is changing our personal relationships and the way we work within organizations. Council on Foundations.

The Five Nonprofit Conferences You Don’t Want to Miss in 2016

NonProfit Hub

Jack has been a major gifts fundraiser and senior organizational executive working with or consulting to nonprofit and advocacy organizations. __. As a nonprofit professional, it is in your best interest to take advantage of all of the resources at your disposal. In the past, thousands of nonprofit and corporate professionals have convened in person and online to learn more about the tools and resources that they can use to develop their marketing and sales skills.

The Photo that Was Worth 25,000 Shares

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Note from Beth: Earlier this month, I posted shared an article mentioning a warning from Facebook to Page Admin s: Your organic reach will decline. I asked fans if they thought paid reach will become a standard part of their strategy.

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The Overhead Solution: A New Nonprofit Pride Movement

Tech Soup Blog

Perhaps the image of inefficient organizations with layers of "fat," overpaid administrators, and wasteful spending? Ghaffari laid out a hypothetical situation: Imagine a homeless shelter funded through two contracts, one from HUD and the other from the City of San Francisco.

The 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

USD School of Leadership and Education Sciences / San Diego, CA / Less than $200. 2016 Nonprofit Organizations Institute. 2016 Nonprofit Organizations Institute. Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) / San Diego, CA / Not available.

Six Things Nonprofits Should Know About Facebook Ads

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

If after reading these tips, you want to want some more case studies and indepth resources, please see this post: ” How A Small Nonprofit Used Facebook Ads Effectively “ Six Things Nonprofits Should Know About Facebook Ads – guest post by Taryn Degnan. for your organization.

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