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Can Public Art Increase Civic Participation?

Connection Cafe

In Philadelphia, many polling places are difficult to find, hidden deep in the recesses of schools, churches, and community centers. 8 p.m.,

Facing $600K in cuts, Philadelphia-area high school seeks to raise funds through eBay listing

AFP Blog

Facing $600K in cuts, Philadelphia-area high school seeks to raise funds through eBay listing : LANGHORNE, Pa. A cash-strapped high school near Philadelphia hopes to raise money by auctioning itself on eBay. Forget magazine drives and candy sales. The starting bid of just under $600,000 for The Learning Center in Langhorne, Pa.,

Making a Case for Mobile Internet: Digital Inclusion at Philadelphia FIGHT

NTEN

Here’s how one nonprofit -- Philadelphia FIGHT -- made its case by demonstrating digital inclusion and enabling staff mobility. Philadelphia FIGHT is like many nonprofits, providing consumer education as a key component of the social services they deliver in the community. By Michelle Warner, Director, Mobile Citizen.

Citywide wi-fi bites the dust | Philadelphia Daily News | 05/14/2008

AFP Blog

Citywide wi-fi bites the dust | Philadelphia Daily News | 05/14/2008: "arthLink, in a federal lawsuit filed yesterday to break that partnership with the city and Wireless Philadelphia, complains that it spent almost $30 million to develop the system and has just 5,942 subscribers. Most customers pay $19.95 rate based on their

Quick Hit: Meet Me in Philadelphia!

Museum 2.0

I'll be in Philadelphia October 17-21 for the ASTC (Association of Science and Technology Centers) annual conference. session. I'm there.

Designing for Good: The Best of Nonprofit Designs Episode #2

Connection Cafe

Would be very hard to ignore this splashy mailer by Jane Gleissner for Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia ( @ChildrensPhila ).

Rolling Up Our Sleeves to Achieve Agenda 2030

Connection Cafe

Jim Kenney, the Mayor of Philadelphia, emphasizes the need to bring the private and public sectors together by breaking down the wall between them.

New Year’s Resolutions for Grantmakers

Connection Cafe

In a few days’ time the Gregorian calendar will reset; the month we call December will end and a new set of 12 months will be upon us.

How to Get Engagement From Your Community

SocialFish

I know, I know. This is not quite what you expected when you clicked on this post title. What’s made their projects succeed?

QuickBooks Made Easy Training Coming to a City Near You

Tech Soup Blog

Philadelphia — September 29. Grab the discount code below to get $20 off the cost of training (a 13 percent discount!). Register now.

The Art of the Steal: Access & Controversy at the Barnes Foundation

Museum 2.0

With the help of educational philosopher John Dewey, Barnes founded the Barnes Foundation as an educational facility in Merion, PA, near Philadelphia. A move to a more accessible venue in the center of Philadelphia would increase attendance dramatically, thus bolstering finances. Consider two examples in the Philadelphia area.

How the Pope Is Connecting with Younger Generations on Social Media: Pope Emojis

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

As you probably know, the Pope is visiting the United States this week in Washington, DC; Philadelphia; and New York City. Case Studies Gen Z

The Essentials to Writing a Content Marketing Strategy | Every Nonprofit Communicator Needs to See This.

Connection Cafe

Guest post by Kevin Sparkman,V.P. Producer and co-founder of FusionSpark Media, Inc. However, it shouldn’t be. Bring Others Along. voice.

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

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I would like to wish all my readers, colleagues, and friends a happy new year! How about you? I also use it as a year in review tool. Housekeeping

The Essentials to Writing a Content Marketing Strategy | Every Nonprofit Communicator Needs to See This

Connection Cafe

Guest post by Kevin Sparkman,V.P. Producer and co-founder of FusionSpark Media, Inc. However, it shouldn’t be. Bring Others Along. voice.

How Snapchat is Revolutionizing Modern Day Advertising for Nonprofits

SocialFish

———– Brittany Goodwin is a digital marketing professional and freelance writer in the Greater Philadelphia Area.

[MUST WATCH] The Connected Company

SocialFish

Here is a 30 minute video of Dave Gray talking about “the connected company”, a theme with which you will be very familiar from Humanize.

Five of Our Most Popular Blog Posts of 2015

BoardAssist

Our good friends down at nonprofit Tech Impact in Philadelphia had some great advice for us over the year. Great ideas from Nonprofit Hub!

Temple Contemporary and the Puzzle of Sharing Powerful Processes

Museum 2.0

In Philadelphia, the budget for arts education has been slashed to pieces. The first thing I noticed about Temple Contemporary were the chairs.

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Net Impact / Philadelphia, PA / $509. National LGBT Task Force / Philadelphia, PA / $325. Nonprofit Management. What are you waiting for?

Start 2017 by Building Your Tech Skills and Community

Tech Soup Blog

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: DIY Donor Management System Selection. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Google AdWords for Nonprofits. Join us!

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Newly Released With “Look Inside!” Functionality! Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits is now fully released to the public in both print and digital format. 9/29: New York, NY.

Pricing Discrimination: Should Your Performing Arts Org Price Based on Demand?

Connection Cafe

Have you ever paid $6 or $7 for a bottle of water at a theme park? How did you feel about it? The problem? Their customers were furious.

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3 Things Every Board Member Should Know About Social Media

BoardAssist

Anthony Pisapia is the Associate Executive Director of Philadelphia nonprofit Tech Impact. Not all social media channels are created equal.

Why Local Marketing Matters for Fundraising

NonProfit Hub

For example, Merlin Communications optimized this page for the Philadelphia area. According to the 2015 Nonprofit Benchmark Study , online revenue for nonprofits grew by 19% in 2015, a seven percent increase over the previous year. In particular, monthly giving grew faster than one-time giving in 2015. Edit Your Landing Page. So are we.

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Social Media for Social Good e-Book Version Now Available for Download!

Nonprofit Tech for Good

9/22: Collingswood, NJ (Just outside Philadelphia, PA). I tell ya. to write this book seemed impossible. But how do you turn down McGraw-Hill?!

The Most Generous Online Giving Cities in the U.S.

Connection Cafe

Philadelphia. according to Blackbaud’s most recent Charitable Giving Report. million to more than $8.3 million. . South – 7. Midwest – 7.

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Free Office 365 Events Coming to a City Near You

Tech Soup Blog

Monday, November 16 in Philadelphia. If you could get the scoop on Office 365 in a single day, would you be interested? Register here.

#GivingTuesday: How Sharing Best Practices Is Building A Global Philanthropic Movement

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

It is a vibrant network with many organizations and people as partners. Giving Without Borders: The idea has spread beyond the US and North America.

5 Ways To Instantly Enhance Your Nonprofit Website

TechImpact

Asking Siri a question like “What time is sunset in Philadelphia today?” Image Courtesy of eSeller. Visible social media buttons. Voice ready.

Why Your Nonprofit’s Website Needs To Be Responsive

BoardAssist

What does that even mean? If you are like us at BoardAssist, understanding what having a responsive website means may not be obvious to you.

6 Fundraising Platforms That Have Disrupted Charitable Giving Forever

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

For example, a ten dollar donation gives you a chance to be on the set of the comedy series It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia. Enjoy!

Free In-Person Events for Nonprofit Techies

Tech Soup Blog

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Your Nonprofit Website: WordPress. Every month, our meetup leaders host free in-person events in 60 cities. Africa.

Start Your September with New Tech Skills

Tech Soup Blog

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Philly NetSquared Idea Generator. TechSoup is here to help you no matter how you prefer to learn. Join us! event

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Three awesome social media campaigns by CVBs and hotels

SocialFish

Guest post for the SocialFish by Hannah Connor. The Visit Myrtle Beach “60 Secrets Contest” ( photo credit). Win @VisitPhilly.

5 Facebook Marketing Tips for Nonprofits

BoardAssist

Here with all the tips on the latest way to optimize your Facebook marketing are our friends from Tech Impact down in Philadelphia. Contact Us.

The Daily Pennsylvanian :: Student organization connects non-profits with app development

AFP Blog

It works closely with groups in and outside of Philadelphia, and has a model that may be applied beyond Penn." ''via Blog this The Daily Pennsylvanian :: Student organization connects non-profits with app development : "Two seniors are vying to save nonprofits thousands of dollars.

How To Keep Your Volunteers Coming Back, And Why That Matters

BoardAssist

Thanks Tech Impact! How To Keep Your Volunteers Coming Back, And Why That Matters. Volunteers are the life blood of many nonprofit organizations.

Keeping Your 2016 Resolutions with NetSquared's Free Workshops

Tech Soup Blog

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Your Nonprofit Website: Tiptoe Through the WordPress Templates. Don't have a NetSquared group near you? Europe.

Employee engagement: Keeping the right people

ASU Lodestar Center

posted by. Dianna Schwartz , Public Allies Arizona Alumna. Executive Director. Military Assistance Project. Welcome to Research Friday ! As part of a.