Rhode Island to Donate to Charity for Every 5,000 Vaccinated Residents

NonProfit PRO

Rhode Island announced its first round of RI Gives Vax Challenge grant recipients Monday. Ten nonprofits on the front lines of the pandemic will evenly split $100,000. Grants News/Stats/Studies

Cloud for Good Partners with the Community College of Rhode Island to Create Salesforce Apprenticeship Program

Cloud 4 Good

December 15, 2021 [Asheville, NC] – Cloud for Good, a consulting firm delivering Salesforce solutions to higher education and nonprofit clients, has announced the Community College of Rhode Island (CCRI) as their latest partner in the Talent for Good apprenticeship program.

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Daily DoGooder: Long-term Affordable Housing and Why Rhode Island’s Economy Depends on It

See3

Change the world, one video at a time.Long-term Affordable Housing and Why Rhode Island’s Economy Depends on It | 3:13 HousingWorks RI Rhode Island has been plagued with high rates of unemployment and foreclosures, and continues to be the most housing cost-burdened state in New England.

1-On-1 With Jim Carney: Growing Membership With a “New, User-friendly Website”

Wild Apricot

Our latest 1-On-1 interview was with Jim Carney, the immediate past president of The Rhode Island Academy of Physician Assistants. Jim shares insight on how their new website and member-only events has helped them build membership. membership

Weekly Update from PND

Candid

Tougaloo College, a historically Black college in Tougaloo, Mississippi, and Brown University in Rhode Island have announced a $10 million gift from Netflix CEO Reed Hastings and documentary film producer Patty Quillin.

When is Equal Pay Day for social sector leaders in your state?

Candid

Rhode Island. Equal Pay Day is a symbolic day created by the National Committee on Pay Equity to increase awareness about the gender wage gap. Specifically, this day marks how far into the year a woman must work to receive the same wage that a man received the previous year.

Cloud for Good Recognized as a Salesforce Summit Partner

Cloud 4 Good

Other Recent Press Releases From Cloud for Good: Cloud for Good Partners with Community College of Rhode Island to Create Salesforce Apprenticeship Program.

Cloud for Good and ASU Announce Talent for Good Partnership

Cloud 4 Good

In partnering with Cloud for Good and helping to launch careers in the Salesforce ecosystem, ASU joins Pepperdine , the University of North Texas, Dallas College, and Community College of Rhode Island.

Cloud for Good Partners with Western Michigan University for Salesforce Apprenticeship Program

Cloud 4 Good

WMU joins Pepperdine , the University of North Texas, Dallas College, Community College of Rhode Island , and Arizona State University in partnering with Cloud for Good to help launch careers in the Salesforce ecosystem.

Meet The First Talent For Good Cohort

Cloud 4 Good

Written by Susan Wright, John Stallings, Madeline Bergstrom, and Blake Becker We are thrilled to formally introduce the first Talent for Good cohort on January 31, 2022. The first cohort consists of fifteen individuals who will spearhead the next wave of highly talented Salesforce professionals.

Building Blocks of Effective Creative: Relevance

M+R

Will is the Senior Creative Director and sole member of M+R’s remote Rhode Island outpost. Read time: 3 minutes. ICYMI: We released a guide to help nonprofits develop creative that reaches your goals while living your values. It’s a pretty great read, if we do say so ourselves!

Member Round Up: Doing Good and Using Technology

NTEN

Do you like technology, breakfast, and live in Rhode Island? Our Rhode Island 501 Tech Club is hosting a summer breakfast series. Join in the fun in Rhode Island, or find a 501 Tech Club near you ! Flickr:izik We know our members are social media pros, so I’d like to highlight other ways they are doing good and using technology.

At the 14NTC: Announcing the NTENnies

NTEN

While we’re grateful to all members of NTEN, there are, of course, those of you who go beyond the proverbial "call of duty" and impact the NTEN community by providing extra time, resources, and wisdom to assist NTEN''s work in this sector. We call you "rockstars" here on this blog (a lot), but each spring, at NTEN''s annual conference , we like to do more than that. We like to annoint a new crop of these nonprofit tech warriors.

Building Blocks of Effective Creative: Authenticity

M+R

Will is the Senior Creative Director and sole member of M+R’s remote Rhode Island outpost. Read time: 3 minutes. ICYMI: We released a guide to help nonprofits develop creative that reaches your goals while living your values. It’s a pretty great read, if we do say so ourselves ! .

Disaster relief calculator, developed at URI, is adopted by U.S. international relief agency | Business Notes - Business | providencejournal.com | The Providence Journal - The Providence Journal

AFP Blog

international relief agency | Business Notes - Business | providencejournal.com | The Providence Journal - The Providence Journal : Students at the University of Rhode Island have developed a program that helps donors see how to aim their generous impulses to the most effective actions. Disaster relief calculator, developed at URI, is adopted by U.S.

Funding And Grant Resources For Nonprofits Focused On Mental Health

Bloomerang

Areas served: Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Central Florida. Areas served: New York (NYC, Long Island, Westchester).

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Nonprofit Audit 101

The NonProfit Times

Nonprofit Audit 101: A Guide to The Fundamentals and More is a quick guide for nonprofit finance leaders and executive leaders, providing key fundamentals and know-how, first class best practices, and insight into how to optimize the nonprofit audit process at your organization.

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NTEN Member Buzz Round-Up: Last of 2009!

NTEN

Speaking of rockin' Tech Clubs, the newest addition to the clubs is Rhode Island, under the cultivation of Deborah Elizabeth Finn and Kathleen Malin , sponsored by the Rhode Island Foundation. The Rhode Island Foundation has a Facebook page with updates about the tech club and other activities. (Note: This is a weekly round-up of NTEN members doing and sharing their nptech awesome. Members are in bold.

Funding And Grant Resources For Nonprofits Focused On Mental Health

Kindful

Areas served: Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Central Florida. Areas served: New York (NYC, Long Island, Westchester).

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NTEN Member Buzz Round-Up: September 4th 2009

NTEN

The Rhode Island 501 Tech Club is launching! If you're in southern New England, join Kathleen Malin of the Rhode Island Foundation and Deborah Elizabeth Finn for the kick-off event this month ! Michaela Hackner and an amazing team from ForumOne worked to create a mashup tool for the Sunlight Foundation 's Sunlight Labs Apps for America 2 contest. You should try out their handy DataMasher and, if you like it, vote for it in the contest. Voting's open till Monday!

The Northeast Recycling Council – A GreenTech Nonprofit Profile

Tech Soup Blog

It is headquartered in Brattleboro, Vermont and has traditionally focused its efforts in ten northeast states (Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont). From time to time we like to profile the work of nonprofits, NGOs, and libraries that are doing great work in green IT.

Building Blocks of Effective Creative: Impact

M+R

Will is the Senior Creative Director and sole member of M+R’s remote Rhode Island outpost. Read time: 4 minutes. We recently released a guide to help nonprofits develop creative that reaches your goals while living your values. It’s a pretty great read, if we do say so ourselves! .

The impact of COVID-19 on civil society, part two

Candid

In Rhode Island, a Grantmakers Council of Rhode Island and Fio Partners survey published in October found that 64 percent of respondents have been delivering services in a moderately or severely reduced capacity, but only 3 percent had suspended services altogether.

Building Blocks of Effective Creative: Need

M+R

Will is the Senior Creative Director and sole member of M+R’s remote Rhode Island outpost. Read time: 4 minutes. ICYMI: We recently released a guide to help nonprofits develop creative that reaches your goals while advancing your values.

NYC Book Events: Oct. 11 and Oct 12 and A Few Reviews

Beth Kanter

Earlier this week, KD Paine and I started our “ Measuring the Networked Nonprofit ,” book tour with solo and duo events in Boston and Rhode Island. Beth and KD at the Boston Tweetup organized by Joselin Mane. Next week, we will be in NYC for these book events: October 11: 10-11:30 am- Foundation Center NYC Meet the Authors Book Talk and Workshop. October 11: 12-1:30 pm – DoSomething Book Party. October 11: 6-8 pm – NYC 501Tech Club Meet the Authors.

6 Tips for Nonprofit Professionals on Speaking Brilliantly with Your Slides

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Are we talking about a population the size of Rhode Island, or the number of people who can fit inside a stadium?

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DC Brown Bag Series: Year End Email Strategy Clinic

Care2

Join their interactive session on Monday, October 21st at 12PM at the Human Rights Campaign (1640 Rhode Island Avenue, NW - ?Washington Want to position your organization well to maximize your year end fundraising efforts? With only a few months to go, the clock is ticking. Don’t worry; DMFA-DC has you covered! Washington DC) to get fresh ideas from industry experts as you strategize to find new donors and appeal to existing ones.

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The Cost of Starting a Nonprofit in Every State

NonProfit Hub

Rhode Island. Rhode Island Business Application and Registration (BAR): varies based on taxes, licenses and permits required. Rhode Island sales tax exemption: $25. Rhode Island charitable trust registration: $50, if applicable. The process of starting a nonprofit requires a fair amount of savvy and know-how. Building from the ground up, it’s often difficult knowing where to start.

Mobile Beacon Expands Relief Offers to Texas and Oklahoma

Tech Soup Blog

Eligible organizations in Texas and Oklahoma (as well as Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, and Rhode Island) can now request either 25 or 10 access devices at a reduced administrative fee. Recent disasters like the devastating tornadoes in Oklahoma and Texas might have left some organizations in those states without reliable Internet connectivity.

Funding & Grant Resources For Nonprofits Focused On The Environment And Conservation Efforts

Kindful

Areas served: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont. Today’s funder list focuses on nonprofits supporting the environment and conservation efforts.

How To Create Digital Supporter Communities on Social Media

Get Fully Funded

Hailing from Rhode Island, Cassie lives and works from Charleston, SC with her husband, two children, and a rescue pup Bella. Over the past year, your supporters have been more distant than at any time in recent memory.

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Help a Nonprofit Cross the Digital Divide This Summer

Tech Soup Blog

This month's highlights include a review of cost-saving technologies in Rhode Island, a discussion on how technology can help build community in Los Angeles, and a case study on the importance of weaving IT in to your strategic plans in Las Vegas. Newport, Rhode Island: Cost-Saving Technologies for Nonprofits — A Workshop. You're reading the TechSoup blog, so you're probably already comfortable with using technology in your work.

Brainstorm in Providence with a side of Serendipity

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

I’m on the plane home from one such weekend in Providence, Rhode Island, held at Brown University. I occasionally get invited to small group brainstorms of key leaders in fields where we’re active (and we’re active in a lot of fields!). The Think Different Summit was 15-20 smart people, led by an experienced facilitator, trying to imagine the future of the learning disability rights movement.

Welcome to March

Judi Sohn

A few days ago, Representative Kay Granger of Texas and Patrick Kennedy of Rhode Island introduced HR 1189, Colorectal Cancer Prevention, Early Detection, and Treatment Act of 2009 and we’re doing everything we can through our Cover Your Butt campaign to get this legislation off the ground. In case you hadn’t heard, March is colorectal cancer awareness month.

NTEN Celebrates National Volunteer Week: Appreciation for 501 Tech Club Leaders

NTEN

This week is National Volunteer Week ! Points of Light, the organization that established this program in 1974, says "National Volunteer Week is about taking action and encouraging individuals and their respective communities to be at the center of social change – discovering and actively demonstrating their collective power to make a difference."

6 Online Speaking Tips for Nonprofit Professionals

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Are we talking about a population the size of Rhode Island, or the number of people who can fit inside a stadium?

6 Governments Who Set Their Data Free

Forum One

Rhode Island's Open Data : Yet another site only a programmer could love, RI.gov's data library is as deep and wide as Newport Harbor, for which you can download tidal data. We're seeing exciting trends in governments making data more available ? and valuable ? for the public. Whether on crime, education, or the environment, governments are putting more data on the web. And they're doing it in ways that allow people to build web applications on top of the data.

Rest in Peace Dith Pran: We Will Not Forget

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Little did we know that one year after bringing home our first child, we'd get an opportunity to meet Dith Pran at a Cambodian New Year's Celebration in Rhode Island. As we were boarding the plane to Florida, I read a tweet from Ben Greenberg and was saddened to learn that Dith Pran, of the Killing Fields fame, had passed away. When we decided to adopt from Cambodia, we tried to learn as much as possible about the country.

Super Heroes and Major Milestones – Good is Taking Over, One Act of Kindness at a Time

Connection Cafe

Education for a Better Tomorrow: We teach school children the importance of conservation in order to create a generation of citizen scientists. – Elizabeth Grover, Development and Member Services Manager, Rhode Island Zoological Society. Every single day, we’re inundated with messages—from unrest over seas to a heated political climate—and we’re often left wondering, “Is there even anything I can do?”

Breaking Giving Day Records at Brown University

Connection Cafe

At Brown University—a centuries-old, independent, and coeducational Ivy League institution in Rhode Island— we incorporate two giving days, Brunonians Pay it Forward Day in April and #GivingTuesday , into our fundraising strategy.

NTEN Member Buzz Round-Up: May 7 (Webby Winners!)

NTEN

Finally, upcoming 501 Tech Events : Maine: Finding the Right Fundraising Mix , May 11th, Portland Rhode Island: 10 Tips to Making Your Nonprofit Website Sing! , (Note: This is a weekly round-up of NTEN members doing and sharingtheir nptech awesome. Members are in bold. Tag your own news with "ntenmember" or "nptech" to help us find your awesome online, or contact Annaliesewith your updates.)

It's Your Friendly Neighborhood Tech Club Organizers

NTEN

He really enjoyed meeting with the group for our programs and was sad to see it end!" - Kathleen Malin, 501 Tech Cub Rhode Island How do you identify and develop emerging Tech Club leaders in your community? "We You may have attended your local Tech Club , as an attendee, speaker, or organizer. NTEN 501 Tech Clubs are informal, local groups that meet regularly in many cities.

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A Jargon-Free Guide to Low-Profit Limited Liability Companies (L3C)

NonProfit Hub

Rhode Island. So you want to start an organization that benefits a specific cause. Great! That’s why we’re here: to help you navigate this confusing sector simply saturated with content, ideas and innovation. But wait—should you really be starting a nonprofit? Or is something that benefits both the owners and the cause more up your alley? Let’s explore just one of the many options you have in starting a socially responsible organization: a low-profit limited liability company (L3C).