Ning: Phoenix or Fizzle?

Amy Sample Ward

Phoenix or Fizzle. Is Ning going to be a phoenix – rising out of the backlash and outcry about changing to a paid-service to become the platform of choice and provide users with access and ownership in it’s future?

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The Phoenix Encounter Method For Leaders

Eric Jacobsen Blog

“All businesses sooner or later face the need to reconstruct their future,” explain the authors of the new book, The Phoenix Encounter Method. Practicing the Phoenix Attitude enables leaders over time to see, think, and act very differently from the ways they were before.

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Your Official Netroots Guide to Shopping Local (and Progressive) in Phoenix

EveryAction

In case you haven't heard, the progressive community is gathering next week in Phoenix for one of the most anticipated events of the year: the tenth annual Netroots Nation conference ! That's why, with help from the awesome folks at Local First Arizona , I've put together an eating, drinking, shopping, and local attractions guide to supporting local and progressive businesses in Phoenix!

Interview with CEO Joe Phoenix on Launching the Philantech® Cloud

Givinga Blog

Last week, we announced the launch of our Philantech® cloud and BostInno reporter Miranda Perez interviewed our CEO Joe Phoenix on the launch and why it comes at an important time. . The post Interview with CEO Joe Phoenix on Launching the Philantech® Cloud appeared first on Givinga.

Joe Phoenix: 5 Things I Learned Becoming Givinga’s CEO

Givinga

Parveen Panwar from Medium ’s Authority Magazine interviewed our CEO and co-founder Joe Phoenix about the five things he wishes he knew before becoming a c-suite executive. The post Joe Phoenix: 5 Things I Learned Becoming Givinga’s CEO appeared first on Givinga.

The Latino Institute: A program of the City of Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department

ASU Lodestar Center

Within the City of Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department, the Latino Institute was developed to help address these issues and to serve as a bridge between the City and the Latino community. Approximately 80% of the Latino Institute budget is funded via sponsorship and programming fees with the remaining funds coming from the City of Phoenix. Phoenix Latinos Ariel Rodriguez posted by. Ariel Rodríguez, Ph.D. Assistant Professor.

On a National Day of Service, Public Allies Arizona Makes a Difference in a Phoenix Neighborhood

ASU Lodestar Center

The Allies of Class 12 gathered that Saturday at Doras Church of Phoenix for National Make a Difference Day. posted by Nedd Freeman Anderson Class 11 Public Ally. With rakes, trash-picker-uppers, brooms and wheelbarrows in hand, the newest class of Public Allies Arizona joined the staff of the Creighton Community Foundation on Oct. 28 with a mission: to help their local neighbors beautify their curbs and develop long-lasting relationships.

Google exec: Connecting via social media can spur nonprofit donations - Phoenix Business Journal:

AFP Blog

Google exec: Connecting via social media can spur nonprofit donations - Phoenix Business Journal:: "Google Business Development Manager Jaime Casap led a spirited presentation about the importance of technology in today’s business and nonprofit environment.With a declaration of “the laptop is dead,” Casap said the importance of a strong and meaningful Internet and social networking presence

The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Phoenix Nonprofit Institute. Phoenix Nonprofit Institute. Nonprofit Learning Lab / Phoenix, AZ / $125. It's finally here! If you loved our 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar get ready for our new, improved, and updated 2019 calendar! We've searched far and wide for the best and brightest nonprofit conferences from all around the country! These conferences range in size, location, and topic. We have everything from: Fundraising & Grants. Nonprofit Management.

11 Hispanic and Latino Organizations Everyone Should Know

EveryAction

Chicanos Por La Causa was founded in 1969 to confront oppression facing Latinos in Phoenix, Arizona as part of the movement led by Cesar Chavez. Hispanic Heritage Month, officially founded in 1968 , occurs each year from September 15 to October 15, a period which includes the anniversary of independence of eight Latin American countries. During National Hispanic Heritage Month in the U.S.,

From comic books to collective impact: The importance of ongoing professional development

ASU Lodestar Center

The Conference is on May 17th in downtown Phoenix, presented in part by the ASU Lodestar Center. This reality is one of the reasons that I decided to help launch the Phoenix chapter of the young nonprofit professionals network (YNPN) over four years ago, and why I have decided to serve as the host chair for this years YNPN National Leaders Conference , coming to Phoenix on May 17th. YNPN Phoenix Aaron Stiner networking posted by Aaron Stiner , Host Chair.

Research Friday: ASU is an Important Central Hub for Nonprofit Organizations

ASU Lodestar Center

This week we welcome Mary McGillicuddy, one of the researchers who worked with the ASU College of Public Programs on a project that analyzed and mapped the social network of downtown Phoenix nonprofit organizations. Recently, ASU's College of Public Programs used SNA to assess its impact on nonprofit organizations in the downtown Phoenix area. Organizations were selected based on their proximity to the downtown Phoenix campus. posted by.

So, you’re thinking about serving on a board. Now what?

ASU Lodestar Center

YNPN Phoenix. Shawn Rudnick currently serves as a board member on the membership committee for YNPN Phoenix. YNPN Phoenix Shawn Rudnick Boardposted by Shawn Rudnick , Board Member. Serving on nonprofit boards has been some of the most rewarding and frustrating work I have ever done. It gives you a chance to have significant impact on the direction of an agency and issue you are passionate about.

Oops! Now What?

ASU Lodestar Center

Shawn Rudnick , Board Member, YNPN Phoenix. Shawn Rudnick currently serves as a board member on the membership committee for YNPN Phoenix. YNPN Phoenix Shawn Rudnickposted by. Very recently I made a bit of a mistake and by bit I mean that I made a speaking gaffe in front of a crowd of 100 plus people while representing an organization at arguably their biggest event to date. Luckily it hasn’t appeared to do any real damage, but still is something I need to learn from.

Revolutionizing Philanthropy with Technology

Givinga

Our CEO and cofounder Joe Phoenix spoke with Karen DeMasters from Financial Advisor Magazine about how combining philanthropy and technology helps employers easily manage charitable giving and prepare to make a greater impact in 2021.

Givinga Summit 2021: Build Our Vision

Givinga

Our cofounder and CEO Joe Phoenix said, “Could not be more proud to be part of this team!

5 Tips to Modernize Your Workplace Giving Solution

Givinga Blog

For those considering establishing or enhancing their corporate giving program, our CEO and cofounder Joe Phoenix shared with HR Morning five tips to empower you to maximize corporate giving and increase employee engagement.

Giving Beyond Giving Tuesday

Givinga Blog

As our CEO and co-founder, Joe Phoenix, wrote about in the Boston Business Journal on November 27, the business community, and society as a whole, should take advantage of the evolving technological revolution around us and shift how we perceive the act of giving.

Philanthropy Cloud Adds New Volunteer Management Capabilities for National Volunteer Week

Saleforce Nonprofit

Vaccination Volunteering in Phoenix. HandsOn Greater Phoenix has been engaging and deploying volunteers with HandsOn Connect since 2011. By: Melissa Hill-Dees, Founding Partner of HandsOn Connect Cloud Solutions.

Attracting and Retaining Top Talent with a Strong CSR Program

Givinga

Our CEO and cofounder Joe Phoenix shared with The Staffing Stream why a strong CSR program attracts and retains top talent, and what easy steps companies can take to make the most impact. . Companies are expected to give back, and it’s becoming key to any new hire’s decision.

Pathfinders for Autism Launches Bus Tour And Major Fundraising Campaign for Statewide Expansion

DipJar

PHOENIX, Md., May 17, 2021 – Today, Maryland’s largest autism resource center Pathfinders for Autism formally commenced its 2021 Dip Challenge Tour , a statewide bus tour and major fundraising initiative to expand autism resources and programs across Maryland.

Givinga Selected as Finalist of Fast Company’s 2021 World Changing Ideas Awards

Givinga

We are honored to be recognized among a distinguished group of change makers who are developing innovative and modernized technology to make a difference,” said Joe Phoenix, our co-founder and CEO.

Announcing the Launch of Our Philantech® Cloud

Givinga

We believe that anyone in the world can be a philanthropist if they have access to the right tools and technology,” said Joe Phoenix, our co-founder and CEO. “As Fintech solution provides partners with technology-fueled charitable giving capabilities, unleashing the power of modern philanthropic giving.

The Top 4 Things You Missed at Dreamforce 2021

Saleforce Nonprofit

On April 20-22, you can join us in person in Phoenix, Arizona, or engage with us virtually for three full days of inspiring speakers, customer success stories, and the latest Education Cloud innovations.

The 2021 List of Established Fundraising Consultants

Whole Whale

The Phoenix Philanthropy Group. The Phoenix Philanthropy Group provides customized services for nonprofits to accelerate and enhance fundraising performance and build organizational strength.

John Schreiber Joins Board of Directors

Givinga

We’ve been making huge strides at Givinga, advancing a very exciting pipeline of customers and partners that recognize the need to implement modern technology that reflects a shift toward a more purpose-driven society,” said Joe Phoenix, our co-founder and CEO.

Social Media September Tweet Chatting Around the World September 18

Tech Soup Blog

With one-hour chats in Nairobi, San Francisco, New Orleans, Phoenix, Milledgeville, and Naples, you're bound to find one in your own time zone to join. Phoenix, Arizona, United States 9:00 a.m. TechSoup and NetSquared have joined forces to bring you a September full of social media learning! All month long, we're putting on events and publishing content to sharpen your social media skills.

5 Questions for Michelle Samplin-Salgado

NTEN

You were born in New York, grew up in Phoenix, and have lived in Hawaii, Ecuador, Boston. What brought you to Miami? The common thread here, aside from a 14-year stint in Boston, is warm weather. That would be the easy and probably obvious response.

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Nonprofits Pitch for Big Awards

ASU Lodestar Center

They include: Arizona Dream Builder Foundation Boys Hope Girls Hope of Arizona Celebrate Autism Civitan Foundation Daddy Read a Book Diaper Bank of Central Arizona Hope’s Crossing Live & Give Foundation Live the Solution Neighbors Who Care Newtown Community Development Partners for Paiute Phoenix Collegiate Academy Project Rising Ryan House Spot 127 STEP: Student Expedition Program St.

What strategies can nonprofit leaders use to move program beneficiaries into program partners?

ASU Lodestar Center

She is a mentor coach with the Greater Phoenix Urban League Head Start, which strives to bring quality education to Phoenix’s preschool-aged children. Illustration by Yuxin Qin. posted by Jennifer Kirksey Fall 2020 Alumna, ASU Master of Nonprofit Leadership & Management.

American Express Leadership Academy alumna Elena Zee shares profound impact of 2019 Aspen Institute Fellowship

ASU Lodestar Center

Elena is very passionate about education, professional development, economic empowerment and international exchange, having served on the boards of the Global Economic Education Alliance, the Organization for Nonprofit Executives, the National Association of Economic Educators, the Phi Beta Kappa of Greater Phoenix and the Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Arizona. Elena has represented the city of Phoenix multiple times to visit China for cultural, education, tourism, and business exchange

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The Intangible Rewards of Nonprofit Work

ASU Lodestar Center

As a member of the board of YNPN (Young Nonprofit Professionals Network) Phoenix, I have been fortunate to cross paths with some extraordinary emerging leaders, facilitators, mentors, and nonprofit sector thought leaders. As YNPN Phoenix's annual member retreat approaches, I am reminded of a powerful experience from last year's retreat that still resounds with me today. posted by. Maureen Baker , Manager for Individual Giving. Musical Instrument Museum.

5 Hybrid Event Ideas We Love and why

Qgiv

Phoenix Rising Football Club Charities’ Sky Full of Stars Hybrid Event. The first notable hybrid event is Phoenix Rising’s Sky Full of Stars. Ligers, tigons, and galas. Oh my! What do these things have in common? They’re hybrids, of course!

The Smartest Solutions for the Best IT Support Now

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

As for the last axis, it concerns IT support in Phoenix or IT outsourcing. The services offered by the IT service provider are based on the client’s needs. Indeed, the intervention is tailor-made. This professional must be able to offer services adapted to the size, expectations and challenges of the company. Thus, the IT provider is brought to make an intervention on three different axes. It is first and foremost the organization and structuring of information systems (IS).

Research Friday: Branding in the nonprofit sector

ASU Lodestar Center

One example of a nonprofit organization rebranding in order to create a more positive impact on the community they serve is the Arizona based nonprofit formally known as Phoenix Youth At Risk. Phoenix Youth At Risk decided to undertake the task of rebranding and changed the name of their organization to New Pathways For Youth. posted by. Alex Flores , Teach For America. Welcome to Research Friday ! As part of a.

Bringing “NOW Generation” Leaders to the Forefront

ASU Lodestar Center

As a proud young nonprofit professional in the Phoenix valley, I believe it's important to remember that age is not a qualifying factor in one’s professional abilities. Jessie comes to Phoenix from Chicago before she made the move to Tucson to become a Wildcat for life! She is Board Secretary for YNPN Phoenix and a member of the 2010-2011 Generation Next Nonprofit Leadership Academy. posted by. Jessie Singer , Executive Director. Dysart Community Center.

5 Hybrid Event Ideas for Youth Organizations

Qgiv

Nonprofit in action: Phoenix Charities Football Club had great success hosting theit hybrid gala fundraiser, Sky Full of Stars. Phoenix Charities Football Club raises funds each year so youth in Arizona can participate in soccer leagues.

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Goal Setting for Your Nonprofit

ASU Lodestar Center

Jarrett started The Rayvan Group in 2009 and brings more than 15 years’ experience with international, national and local organizations, including Girls Golf of Phoenix, Habitat for Humanity, the Paraiso Project and St. Jarrett holds an MBA in business from the University of Phoenix and Certificate of Grant Writing from The Grantsmanship Center Institute. posted by Jarrett R. Ransom, MBA President & CEO, The Rayvan Group.

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Auction Registration Form Best Practices

Qgiv

That’s what the Phoenix Rising Football Club did for its Sky Full of Stars Hybrid Event. Your auction fundraiser can draw in huge crowds and earn a lot of bids, but only if guests sign up to take part.

Succession Planning for Nonprofit Organizations

ASU Lodestar Center

Jarrett started The Rayvan Group in 2009 and brings more than 15 years’ experience with international, national and local organizations, including Girls Golf of Phoenix, Habitat for Humanity, the Paraiso Project and St. Jarrett holds an MBA in business from the University of Phoenix and Certificate of Grant Writing from The Grantsmanship Center Institute. posted by Jarrett R. Ransom, MBA President & CEO, The Rayvan Group.

Takeaways from the American Express Leadership Academy Alumni Summit

ASU Lodestar Center

Brigitte Dayton is Vice President of Operations for the Catholic Community Foundation for the Diocese of Phoenix. Brigitte was recognized as SoScottsdale/Uptown Magazine’s – 20 of the Most Influential Valley Professionals Under 40 and Phoenix Business Journal’s Forty Under 40, Class of 2015. cities, Brigitte moved to Phoenix in 2006. posted by Brigitte Dayton Vice President of Operations, Catholic Community Foundation.

Elena Zee shares profound impact of 2019 Aspen Institute Fellowship

ASU Lodestar Center

Elena is very passionate about education, professional development, economic empowerment and international exchange, having served on the boards of the Global Economic Education Alliance, the Organization for Nonprofit Executives, the National Association of Economic Educators, the Phi Beta Kappa of Greater Phoenix and the Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Arizona. Elena has represented the city of Phoenix multiple times to visit China for cultural, education, tourism, and business exchange

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6 Can’t-Miss Conferences for Nonprofits in 2018

NonProfit Hub

February 26 (Phoenix) & May 21 (Baltimore). This year there are two BloomCon events—one in Phoenix and one in Baltimore. With the new year comes another wave of amazing conferences for nonprofiteers and business leaders alike. We’ve researched many of these conferences, met with the people behind the scenes and were even able to attend a handful. From our experiences we’ve compiled a list of what we believe are the can’t-miss conferences for nonprofits this year. Take a look!