Halcyon's By The People Festival: How One Organization is Using Data to Unite People Around Art

EveryAction

In June 2018, they hosted their inaugural By the People festival, an international arts and dialogue festival taking place across the city of Washington D.C. Ultimately, o ver 26,000 people attended official events during the By the People festival, and we already can't wait for next year!

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People to People Fundraising [Free Webinar by Ted Hart]

Connection Cafe

Coming up next in our npEXPERTS Webinar Series , Nonprofit Coach Ted Hart, ACFRE and CEO of Hart Philanthropic Services will share how Nonprofits + Internet = People Inspiring People this Tuesday. As creator of the People to People Fundraising movement, Ted believes in an organization’s potential to inspire supporters to raise money for the causes they support by connecting with their family, friends and colleagues. “ Ted Hart, ACFRE.

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Missing People finds 100 people after digital campaign

AFP Blog

Missing People finds 100 people after digital campaign : o Youle, chief executive of Missing People, said: “Digital billboards have proven to be an immensely powerful tool in the search for missing people, particularly young or vulnerable people. Finding 100 people safe and well is a great achievement and we are enormously grateful to the Outdoor Media Centre and their members

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3 Secrets Of Productive People

Eric Jacobsen Blog

magazine, the secrets of the most productive people are that they do these three things : They take breaks. According to entrepreneur and author Margaret Hefferman , as reported a few years ago in Inc. Breaks refresh the mind and allow you to see new situations. They are great collaborators. They have lives outside work. In fact, the most successful have rich private lives that include interests that hone different skills and that let them think in different ways.

The Future of CSR is People (Your People)

Connection Cafe

CSR’s future is our people. Along the way, I’ve seen a change in how the larger business world thinks about how to engage with their people. The word choice alone says something about our more people-driven environments where companies invest heavily and compete fiercely to find and retain top talent. At Blackbaud, we know our customers and products are important to our people. In the end, I know that my company’s CSR is on point with our people when they rate us well.

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How to Deal with Difficult People in Your Meetings

Wild Apricot

If you’re dealing with a difficult person in your organization, here’s a system to identify the cause behind the difficulty, and how to turn these people into productive team members in your meetings. Conflict Difficult-People Margaret-Sumption

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The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Each year, thousands of people who really care about the future of volunteer service convene in one place - to learn from, share with and get inspired by one another- to work together to increase the number of volunteers in the world and the impact of the work they do. It's finally here!

How People Use Social Media

NCE Social Media

The nice folks at Wolfram Blog have created a set of charts identifying how people talk on Facebook as they age. Wolfram Alpha allows people to donate access to their Facebook feed so that they can study how we use technology. More than one million people have done so to date. Information like amount people talk about health on Facebook goes up as the user ages and women talk about family and friends much more than men.

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GUIDE: Growing and Sustaining your Volunteer Program

EveryAction

By working your network and projecting your values, you can get people excited about your campaign and grow the volunteer base that you need. People will come to hear from them and stay to help once they’re fired up about your mission.

The People at Work

Museum 2.0

This month's topic was about the people who make up the ecosystem of work. People holding collective gathering spaces are working hard to make the best call about how to proceed. And, then onto the people at work.this whole month's topic started, because of a colleague. Much later, I realized most of us at work have these sorts of off-handed interactions with people--not exactly about work but incredibly important to your ability to do your job.

Productive People Secrets

Eric Jacobsen Blog

magazine, the secrets of the most productive people are that they do these three things : They take breaks. According to entrepreneur and author Margaret Hefferman , as reported a few years ago in Inc. Breaks refresh the mind and allow you to see new situations. They are great collaborators. They have lives outside work. In fact, the most successful have rich private lives that include interests that hone different skills and that let them think in different ways.

Bringing Millions of Books to Billions of People: Making the Book Truly Accessible

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

However, as a technology, printed books come with serious challenges for some communities (like blind people) that technology can unlock. Those that are published don’t actually reach many of the people who might want to read them because of affordability.

Getting People to Trust in Your New Nonprofit

NonProfit Hub

But in order to do that, you need people to trust you. In the first few years of a nonprofit, it can be really tough because people don’t know anything about you yet. Reach out to people in your circle ? People tend to flock to others that are most similar to them, so odds are, your friends will most likely be interested in your cause if you are. It’s safe to ask the people closest to you. Okay, you did it.

3 Easy Ways To Make Your Nonprofit's Email Program Stand Out Today [With Free Templates]

EveryAction

The good news is that these people, while they may be inactive, are confirmed supporters of your organization and its mission! For most nonprofits, email is the backbone of their digital fundraising program.

Mission Driven or People Driven?

SocialFish

Is your organization mission or people driven? We value principles more than people. Are the two mutually exclusive or can they co-exist? I am confused. The claim of being “mission-driven” has been increasingly cropping up in our conversations with association executives lately. Everything in our strategic plan is guided by our mission,” I am often told. There is a definite sense of pride in this claim.

EveryAction Acquires DonorTrends

EveryAction

EveryAction is fueled by passionate people who truly care about doing more good, with a love of important causes and innovative technology. Across our people and our portfolio, we encourage a culture around a core belief: growth equals opportunity. Predictive Analytics Fundraising Product Fuels EveryAction’s Rise in Nonprofit Market. Washington, D.C., June 6, 2019 – EveryAction, a leading software provider for nonprofit fundraisers, announced today that it has acquired DonorTrends.

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11 Hispanic and Latino Organizations Everyone Should Know

EveryAction

They empower immigrant youth to develop their leadership, their organizing skills, and to develop their own campaigns at the local, state, and federal levels to fight for justice and dignity for immigrants and all people.

Simple Ways to Encourage People to Volunteer Their Time

VolunteerMark

Volunteers are the lifeblood of most non-profits and charitable organizations. Organizations that can’t hire as many employees as their for-profit counterparts turn to volunteers who give their own free time without expecting financial compensation

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3 Steps to Getting Your Board More Involved in Fundraising

EveryAction

Teach them that fundraising isn’t about asking for money; it’s about giving people the opportunity to give back and improve their communities. Getting development teams and their nonprofit boards to work in alignment can be challenging.

New on SSIR: Should Nonprofits Act Like Businesses or People?

Amy Sample Ward

Ultimately, if you cannot build a community because engaging with your organization is so difficult, outdated, or cumbersome, you will not have people to support your advocacy, donate to your fundraising efforts, or champion your mission. In as little as 30 seconds, you just visited four different platforms, engaged with potentially hundreds of people, and didn’t stop once to think about what you were doing.

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6 Reasons Why People Do Not Give to Charity

Nonprofit Tech for Good

7,106 people worldwide participated in the survey for the 2018 Global Trends in Giving Report. Of those, 1,049 responded that they had not given to charity within the last 12 months.

Work with People – Not Paperwork

Vertex Systems

Ask any DSP: the most rewarding aspect of their job is working with people – not performing hours of manual data entry or carting around a 10-foot stack of paperwork while out in the field. While documentation is a very important part of the job, every minute spent jotting down notes with pen-and-paper is a minute not spent working with a client.

EveryAction Acquires ActionKit

EveryAction

The acquisition follows EveryAction’s strategy of collecting the best people who create the best SaaS products, that provide the most value to nonprofits. EveryAction is fueled by passionate people who truly care about doing more good, with a love of important causes and innovative technology. Across our people and our portfolio, we encourage a culture around a core belief: growth equals opportunity. Innovative Talent and Digital Product Add to EveryAction’s Rapid Growth.

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7 Ways Motivated People Stay Motivated

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Today, I share one of my favorite sections of the book where Hunter describes his seven things motivated people do to stay motivated : Motivated people ignore voices in their lives. These might be people in the office and friends who have bad attitudes.

Streaming Vs Cinema – Why People like Streaming service better?!

Find the free stuff

The post Streaming Vs Cinema – Why People like Streaming service better?! Why you should consider streaming movies rather than Cinema – conventional ways of watching movies?

Cloud Optimization Starts with the People on the Ground!

Connection Cafe

It sounds a bit selfish, but it is simply referencing that all of us have reasons for doing things at our workplace—maybe we have a passion for students, or we like procedures to be followed, or we enjoy meeting new people–but only focusing on that in the short term does not foster sustainable commitment and job satisfaction. Some people like creative tasks, some like to work alone, etc.,

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Most People Skim. Few Read Deep.

AFP Blog

Most People Skim. Few Read Deep. Watch your own behavior the next time you pick up the newspaper. You browse first. If you find something of interest, then you start reading. And even then, you often read no more than a paragraph or two before jumping to another story, unless you''re enjoying a leisurely morning

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The 6 Scariest Monsters Nonprofit Fundraisers Are Facing This Halloween

EveryAction

From a welcome email series that introduces new folks to your organization, to a reengagement series for people on the verge of lapsing, setting up automated systems ensures that no one falls through the cracks.

Learning Management System for people managing - Gyrus

Gyrus

Now, easy to manage peoples with intelligence learning management platform of gyrus. For more information Contact us

The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 77: Leveraging the Power of People

Connection Cafe

Notable Quotes from Natalye Paquin: “We are really focused on better leveraging the power of people.”. Nonprofits and social good organizations rely on volunteerism, making volunteers are one of the most important assets that an organization has. Today’s guest emphasizes the importance of volunteers and talks about how organizations can best manage and leverage those valued assets.

Donor Relations Tips for Shy People

John Haydon

I’m an introvert who likes people, but I find the idea of glad-handing, networking or otherwise behaving like my extroverted colleagues intimidating. The post Donor Relations Tips for Shy People appeared first on John Haydon. Does wading into a room full of strangers terrify you? Are you sure you’ll have nothing to say? Afraid you’ll embarrass yourself with your tied-up tongue? Never fear.

GUIDE: Using Donor Personas to Maximize Your Nonprofit Fundraising

EveryAction

True story: while it may make you cringe to think of cutting your list in any way, keeping those “dead” addresses and continuing to email them may actually be hurting your ability to reach those people that do want to hear from you.

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Mission Driven or People Driven?

SocialFish

Is your organization mission or people driven? We value principles more than people. Are the two mutually exclusive or can they co-exist? I am confused. The claim of being “mission-driven” has been increasingly cropping up in our conversations with association executives lately. Everything in our strategic plan is guided by our mission,” I am often told. There is a definite sense of pride in this claim.

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The Art of People Powered Storytelling Through Social Media

NetWits

Petri Darby is the Director of Brand Marketing & Digital Strategy at Make-A-Wish Foundation of America. He blogs at darbyDARNIT. And he’s an all around funny guy (I love the one where he’s reading O Magazine).

Social media 'slacktivism' encourages people to donate, finds JustGiving report

AFP Blog

Social media ''slacktivism'' encourages people to donate, finds JustGiving report : "People who share a fundraising page on social media are four times more likely to donate than those who don’t, and those that share using a mobile device are seven times more likely to give, according to a report by JustGiving.

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The Best Gift of All: Your People

Connection Cafe

You can help by doing some very simple things to help keep work and life in perspective. What I'm talking about is giving your staff -- who are the best gift of all to any nonprofit -- your appreciation. Human Resources Nonprofit Management employees nonprofit

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Fundraising is all about people connecting with people. The question is, how well do you know yours?

Connection Cafe

I’m talking about the people who support your nonprofit organization and the mission you so passionately focus on – those who open up their wallets, give their free time, and tell their friends about you. These are simple questions but incredibly difficult to answer without spending quality time with your people – grabbing a cup of coffee , going to dinner, meeting in their home. How well do your know your audience?

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2018's Best Giving Tuesday Campaigns

EveryAction

Before offering a donation option, Woodstock Sanctuary’s Giving Tuesday webpage highlights “A Day in the Life at Woodstock Farm Sanctuary,” a social media campaign that gave followers an inside look at the lives of the people and animals involved, but also allowed for viewers to ask questions and enabled staff to give live shout-outs to recognize donors throughout the day.

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How to Make People Believe in Your Cause

NonProfit Hub

People won’t invest their time or money in something they don’t believe in. Getting people to believe in anything is hard, and getting people to give their money to something they believe is harder still. The post How to Make People Believe in Your Cause appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. I’ve been spending an embarrassing amount of time watching ABC’s “Shark Tank” recently. But maybe I shouldn’t be ashamed—it’s inherently entertaining television.

Design around people.

SocialFish

“Smart businesses are re-orienting themselves around people, their friends, and their network. How we have different relationships with different people. How we trust some people more than others. In this talk, you will hear stories that illustrate the social patterns in our lives, and how businesses can use that knowledge to build new products, market themselves in more relevant ways, and create experiences that people value.

Productive People Secrets

Eric Jacobsen Blog

magazine, the secrets of the most productive people are that they do these three things : They take breaks. According to entrepreneur and author Margaret Hefferman , as reported a few years ago in Inc. Breaks refresh the mind and allow you to see new situations. They are great collaborators. They have lives outside work. In fact, the most successful have rich private lives that include interests that hone different skills and that let them think in different ways.

Five Signs You Should Double Opt-In Your Emails

EveryAction

It's exciting — convincing people to join a new email list is a feat in and of itself! Email deliverability is a metric for the rate of success you have at getting your messages into people’s inboxes.

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Quiet People, Event ROI & More

Wild Apricot

This week’s link round-up is a mixed bag of expert insight, cautionary tales and practical tips. We explore everything from “getting more ROI” from a conference, to the importance of capturing emails and saying your thank-you’s. Fundraising events Apricot Jam membership

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