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Actigiving—The Next Phase in the Evolution of Episodic Giving

Connection Cafe

And this next phase brings together the powerful sentiments of activists with the much needed support of donors. Goodbye, slacktivism. Hello, actigiving. For more than a decade now, there has been much debate about whether online activists would ever turn their clicks into gifts. Would these so called “slacktivists” ever do more than like a video or share a link and then feel like they had done enough? Today, we now know the answer is: Yes.

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The 5 Phases of the Faith-Based Supporter Lifecycle

Connection Cafe

The 5 phases of the faith-based supporter lifecycle : Step #1: Getting to Know You. For places of worship, this is the phase where a potential member attends services for the first time, or comes occasionally, while still attending another parish most weekends. For places of worship, this is the phase where the person/family officially becomes a member of your congregation. This is the phase where your organization seeks to build an ever-stronger relationship with the donor.

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The 5 Phases of the Faith-Based Supporter Life Cycle

Connection Cafe

The 5 phases of the faith-based supporter life cycle: Step #1: Getting to Know You. For places of worship, this is the phase where a potential member attends services for the first time, or comes occasionally, while still attending another parish most weekends. For places of worship, this is the phase where the person/family officially becomes a member of your congregation. This is the phase where your organization seeks to build an ever-stronger relationship with the donor.

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Wild Apricot Update – March 2015: Android App Completes Phase 1 of Our Mobile Strategy

Wild Apricot

This Wild Apricot Update offers details on the Android and iOS apps, as well as the first wave of responsive website themes - all part of the first phase in our mobile strategy. Wild Apricot ''s mobile app for Android has been released! nonprofit technology mobile Wild Apricot

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4 Phases of Viral Social Movements for Good

John Haydon

The post 4 Phases of Viral Social Movements for Good appeared first on John Haydon. What is the evolution or cycle of a movement? Social movements for good – think the Ice Bucket Challenge, #BlackLivesMatter, #LoveWins – take a substantial amount of human capital to generate interest from the onset. Typically, these movements begin to develop a starter audience or group of early adopters. This group then inspires additional followers […].

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Phased In Giving – A Creative New Trend in Setting your Board’s Give/Get Policy


One creative new trend we are seeing: establishing a phased in give/get. How does a Phased In Give/Get work. Why a Phased In Give/Get might work for your board. With no way to reliably predict who will pledge $5000/year but really generate $50,000/year, a Phased In give/get might work for your nonprofit. The post Phased In Giving – A Creative New Trend in Setting your Board’s Give/Get Policy appeared first on BoardAssist.

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Phase I: Do Web 2.0 Phase 2: ??? Phase 3: Profit!!! | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Pipes (1) Internet , Nonprofit 2.0 , Strategy , nptech Phase I: Do Web 2.0 Phase 2: ??? Phase 3: Profit!!! 12.18.06 | 161 1 Comment [link] Phase+I%3A+Do+Web+2.0+Phase+2%3A+%3F%3F%3F+Phase+3%3A+Profit%21%21%21 Phase+2%3A+%3F%3F%3F+Phase+3%3A+Profit%21%21%21 2006-12-18+06%3A19%3A57 Allan+Benamer Those of you who were there when the first Web bubble burst have known to love the Gnome business plan as presented in the picture to the left.

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See What’s Out There » Blog Archive » The Web’s Next Phase

See What's Out There

Home • About Us Mission Team News Partners Careers • Services Overview Interactive Marketing Video Web Design and Development • Clients Clients List Client Login • Resources Overview Events YouTube for Nonprofits Guide to Online Video Video FAQs Our Blog • Contact POSTED BY Michael Hoffman NOV 21, 2007 The Web’s Next Phase I feel that we are on the verge of a lot of changes on the web.

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Data going mobile - we MAY be moving beyond the "nifty idea" phase


I had the great fortune last week to get to Mobile Tech 4 Social Change barcamp here in DC. The event was organized by Katrin Verclas of , hosted by Google DC and sponsored by Forum One and Mobile Commons. The small-but-high-value crowd included a nice mix of mobile techies and non-profit professionals (mostly in international development or global health).

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The Nonprofit Fundraising Strategic Plan Guide


The critical next step in this initial planning phase is to determine the assets your organization has at its disposal. Tip: At this phase in the planning process, it’s also a helpful exercise to consider the potential for future giving. For some things, spontaneity is highly desirable, but any fundraising professional will tell you that planning a campaign isn’t one of them.

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Our EveryAction Hero: Reproductive Health Access Project


It allows us to stay on top of each phase of the proposal we’re working on. Reproductive Health Access Project works at the crossroads of the medical community and the reproductive rights space to mobilize and train clinicians to ensure access to abortion, contraception, and miscarriage care.

We Launched a Product Feedback Group to Help Us Create Better Products


We call this the ‘product discovery phase’. We're always looking for ways to incorporate user feedback in our product development process. That’s why we’re launching the Product Feedback Group , to connect EveryAction users directly with our product team. Product Feedback Group members will receive email invites to various research studies including interviews, usability tests, surveys, and more. You’ll be able to work directly with the product team and see new features first. Interviews.

Better Data, Better Donors


By looking at reports that group your grants into their different phases (e.g. letter of intent, research, proposal submitted, etc), you’ll be able to see any bottlenecks your team is facing and identify any phases in your grant process that need extra attention. (This is the final post in our New Year, New Heights development series. Need to catch up?

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Take Control of Your Data: 3 Must-Have Reporting Tools Every Nonprofit Should Have


Go to the group by bar and select "Status" where you can easily see an overview of your major gift pipeline and take note of how many accounts are in the stewardship or cultivation phase of your process. A new year means new resolutions, and for nonprofits that often falls into the category of better fundraising practices. Enter our new series, “New Year, New Heights.”

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How Greenpeace & Other Environmental Groups Are Using Technology to Build a Better World


The last phase of the Roadmap is an opportunity for supporters to get involved. There are thousands of nonprofits changing the world in big and small ways every single day. The best of these nonprofits know that one of the major keys to success is using top-notch nonprofit tools to run smart, creative, and impactful campaigns. We’re incredibly fortunate to power many of these organizations, helping raise more money and maximize their impact along the way.

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3 Steps to Finding the Right Technology Vendor for Your Nonprofit


To avoid getting stuck in the decision phase because you’re lost in a mountain of information about software features and capabilities, use a spreadsheet like the template that we have created to organize and analyze that information effectively. For nonprofit staff, getting the most bang for your buck isn’t just a goal, it’s a way of life.

Users With Over 1,000 Followers Can Now Use Google Plus Post Ads

AFP Blog

Users With Over 1,000 Followers Can Now Use Google Plus Post Ads : Now Google has moved Post ads out of their limited testing phase. The ads are now available to any Google Plus member with more than 1,000 followers

Phase 122

Can Bitcoin Be More Than Just An Investment Asset?

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The investor community considered it to be just a phase, especially after the bubble burst in 2017, but that’s not the case. Bitcoin trading and investing have become quite mainstream nowadays.

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How’s Your Project Going? – Metrics for Development Builds | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

At the development phase, after intensive iterative rounds of creative and functional decisions with a tangible sense of back and forth, the client puts their faith in their consultant. Skip to content Clients Services Portfolio About Us Contact Blog Home > Blog Recent Posts 07/16/2010: The Wisdom of the Old Spice Man 07/12/2010: Is your online campaign going to succeed?

Digital Storytelling with Yash Mori


Through that listening phase, we can really have a conversation with the community and earn that buy-in. Yash Mori is a progressive digital organizer and video producer. He has worked for a diverse slate of progressive campaigns and organizations, including Hillary for America, United We Dream, the Latino Victory Fund, and How did you get your start in digital organizing?

The sgENGAGE Podcast Episode 164: Board Strategy During a Crisis

Connection Cafe

Breaking down the phases of the crisis cycle. Quotes: “Consider these six phases for crisis transformation and how your organization will be affected in the best case, the likely case, and the worst-case scenario.”.

Why I'm excited about the future of Online Community Management?|?Blaise Grimes-Viort

AFP Blog

Why I'm excited about the future of Online Community Management|Blaise Grimes-Viort : "t’s fair to state the Online Community Management field is going through a phase of rapid growth; as part of my weekly roundup of articles posted on the topic I see more and more being discussed.".

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Where to Find Grants for your Nonprofit Organization

NonProfit Hub

If you find a federal grant that interests your organization, you’ll need to go through the following stages: Pre-Award Phase. This is the phase where you’ll seek out new grants that are applicable to your organization and work toward submitting an application that matches the given criteria. Award Phase. The award phase occurs when federal agency staff members make decisions to grant your organization the funds to continue with a project.

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Is the Fair Wages for Workers with Disabilities Act Fair?

Vertex Systems

A bill (HR 3086) is moving through Congress which will phase out and repeal Section 14(c) of the Fair Labor Standards Act for … Continue reading → This is a message to all social services agencies that provide employment programs to individuals with disabilities.

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Google Adds Non-Profit Information To Knowledge Graph, Gives Them A Boost With Google Follow Buttons | TechCrunch

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In its announcement, Google said that this is still in its early rollout phase, with more information being added all the time Google Adds Non-Profit Information To Knowledge Graph, Gives Them A Boost With Google Follow Buttons | TechCrunch : Today, Google announced that it’s now filling up its Knowledge Graph with information about nonprofits, which will help people find the organization they’d like to check out and potentially donate to.

How Nonprofits Can Use Livestreaming to Raise Funds Through Sponsorship

Nonprofit Tech for Good

There are two phases to develop a Nonprofit Digital Sponsorship: Phase 1: Identify Your Audience & Partner(s). Phase 2: Content, Cost & Creation. Phase 1: Identify Your Audience, Partner(s) & Content. Phase 2: Cost & Sponsorship Value. By Dana Bakich , founder and CEO of Positive Equation – a digital consultancy focused on equipping nonprofits with the tools and resources to build impactful digital strategies.

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Are Sub-minimum Wages Going Away?

Vertex Systems

We have discovered that on October 4th, a new bill (3086) was introduced to the House that will phase out special wage certificates. Many of our customers operate vocational training facilities that pay their clients with disabilities a commensurate wage. … Continue reading →

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TechSoup’s New Site Design

Robert Weiner

This is Phase 1 and only affects the home page--most links take you to pages on the old site, with a the old design and the old navigation. TechSoup's description of the project recognizes this issue: What you see today, Phase 1, offers several key improvements: An easier-to-use redesigned home page, An upgraded search function, An improved search results page, and. While these upgrades should improve your experience on the site, the phased approach also has its challenges.

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Train for Humanity is looking for new participants!

Amy Sample Ward

From Mark Hayward of Train for Humanity : After redesigning the Train for Humanity website we are now ready to launch into phase two of our humanitarian project. The initial phase of Train for Humanity ran for four months from September to December 2008. Phase two will run for six months from March to August 2009 and we are asking potential participants to make a commitment to raising at least one thousand dollars.

Pheed and Sulia: Two New Social Networks for the Nonprofit Early Adopters | Nonprofit Tech 2.0 Blog :: A Social Media Guide for Nonprofits

AFP Blog

Followers tend to grow the fastest during the early adoption phase and being one of the first nonprofits to have a presence on a new social network tends to solidify their popularity on the social network over time Pheed and Sulia: Two New Social Networks for the Nonprofit Early Adopters | Nonprofit Tech 2.0 Blog :: A Social Media Guide for Nonprofits : Nonprofits that have the capacity to be early adopters have learned that early adoption in and of itself is a wise social media strategy.

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Making the Switch – 5 Best Practices for a Successful CRM Implementation

Connection Cafe

Identify any phase 2 or 3 items. We identified any items that could be included in phase 2 or phase 3, which would happen after we went live. We communicated to all departments what would be ready for go live and what would be pushed to phase 2 or 3; and provided new deadlines for phase 2 and phase 3. Implementing a CRM solution is a critical step in setting up your institution for success.

15 Planned Giving Best Practices

Donor Search

During the early phases of your program and the ongoing process of running it, you’ll be looking for ways to optimize your efforts. As you venture into the world of planned giving, there’s a lot to consider. Defining what your program will look like starts with your launch. Look no further than this page. Let… Education Planned Giving

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Nonprofit Web Design Process Part 6: Solution Design

Connection Cafe

Solution Design is the technical planning phase where we define how the back end of the website should function. All of the steps up to this point have been focused on how your website visitors experience your site and this phase is focused on the administrator experience. Purposes for the Solution Design phase include: Making decisions about site-wide settings and configuration details.

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December 2020 COVID Relief – How the Latest COVID Relief Legislation Could Provide Relief to Social Good Organizations

Connection Cafe

These payments begin to phase out for those who made between $75,000 and $99,000. . On December 21, 2020, the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate passed a wide-ranging COVID Relief and Appropriations bill and the President signed the bill on December 27, 2020.

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Nonprofit Web Design Process: Summary

Connection Cafe

Content Strategy : How the content inventory and audit serve as the foundation for the content strategy and a description of other deliverables that we might produce during this phase. I have enjoyed writing it and know I’ll be referencing individual posts often when describing different phases of our process to clients and prospective clients.

2021 Strategic Planning, COVID-style

Connection Cafe

With 2020 finally over and the COVID-19 vaccine on the way, there is certainly cause for optimism in 2021.

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3 Vital Resources for Nonprofit Start-Ups

Blue Fox

Our CEO loves to work with ‘nonprofit-preneurs’ in the start-up phase. How to Start a Nonprofit? Last week our CEO received a phone call that started like this: “Hi Chantal, I’m staring a nonprofit in Delaware and could use some support getting my organization off the ground. Is this something you can help with or do you only work with established nonprofits?” ” Our CEO’s response: “Yes, our team would love to help!

Welcome to the S.O.U.P. Update Page 

AFP Blog

Update PageYour Source for the Latest News About our RenovationUpdated August 22, 2009: If you’ve had a chance to visit our home page, or our search page you’ve seen the first changes resulting from Phase 1 of an 18-month effort dubbed the Site Overhaul and Update Project (S.O.U.P.). Welcome to the S.O.U.P. Update Page : "Welcome to the S.O.U.P.

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Nonprofit Web Design Process Part 4a: Sitemaps

Connection Cafe

To create a sitemap, we begin with the documents produced during the Content Strategy phase. Ideally, we’ll have some insight into user needs thanks to the research we conducted in earlier phases of the project such as Surveys and Interviews or Personas. In later phases of the project, I tend to transition from the graphic sitemap back to the old spreadsheet we used during the Content Strategy phase.

Network connects U.P. nonprofits and volunteers

AFP Blog

Volunteer Network this fall.The cornerstone of the network, currently in the development phase, is a Web and phone-based system Network connects U.P. nonprofits and volunteers: "Network connects U.P. nonprofits and volunteersMARQUETTE — Volunteers across the Upper Peninsula and the nonprofits that benefit from their services will be able to find one another more easily with the launch of the U.P.

What is GOTV Anyway? An Explainer for Non-Politicos


GOTV stands for Get Out The Vote, which is the final phase of a field campaign. While many of you have a background in politics or organizing, there’s likely some of you scratching your head and wondering just what the heck this “GOTV” business is all about. Not to worry! Here’s a quick GOTV FAQ to help you get up to speed - and if you need more info (or you're an old hand who already knows all about GOTV), check out this GOTV myth-busting video from The Campaign Workshop.

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Enhancing Your Major Gift Fundraising Strategy with Analytics

Connection Cafe

When embarking on, or in the midst of, the silent phase of a campaign, look to analytics to help identify the giving capacity of leadership donors for the campaign. Once the silent phase is completed, you will need to identify prospects for the public phase. As a fundraising analytics consultant, I see a variety of development program structures and fundraising strategies.