Five Year Celebration, San Diego 2-1-1

VisionLink

We are pleased to be a sponsor of San Diego''s 2-1-1, Five-Year Celebration today. Chairman and CEO of San Diego Gas & Electric San Diego 2-1-1 is a thought leader for 2-1-1s and information and referral across the nation. VisionLink joins a number of other sponsors including Qualcomm, Sand Diego Gas & Electric, Bank of America, Hitachi, The Leichtag Family Foundation, SDGE, inContact, and many others.

New Customer 211 San Diego Presents at AIRS

VisionLink

We are pleased to welcome 211 San Diego to our VisionLink network. If you are planning on attending this year''s AIRS conference you will be able to enjoy a number of worthwhile workshops from these good folks at 211 San Diego. NIMS; An introduction (Part 1 & 2) Presenter: Thomas Bennett, 211 San Diego, California This course introduces and overviews the National Incident Management System (NIMS).

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How the San Diego Zoo is Using Social Media to Bring Museum Exhibits to Life

Tech Soup Blog

By using social media museums like the San Diego Zoo are able to help people around the world enjoy their incredible exhibits. How the San Diego Zoo Uses Social Media to Bring Their Exhibits to Life. The San Diego Zoo understands that their presence on Facebook matters so they take time to build their fan base, engage their audience and have fun with their community. Pro tip : Notice how the San Diego Zoo uses photos and videos in a lot of what they do?

Guest Post: Using Visitor Participation to Improve Object Labels at the San Diego Natural History Museum

Museum 2.0

Last month, I learned about a fabulous, simple participatory experiment called “Case by Case” at the San Diego Museum of Natural History that uses visitor feedback to develop more effective object labels. This guest post was written by the museum's exhibit team—Kim Blackford, Cary Canning, Margi Dykens, Michael Field, Erica Kelly, Jim Melli, Mary Lou Morreal, Tim Murray, Josh Payne, and Michael Wall. I hope you are as inspired as I am by this project! Our problem is this.

What Is the Difference Between a Nonprofit and a Social Enterprise?

TechSoup

To help us answer some common questions about social enterprise, we talk to TechSoup's Niko Malkovich and Saerin Cho, who are currently teaching Social Enterprise: Innovations in Creating Social Value at the University of San Diego's School of Leadership and Education Sciences ( SOLES ).

DonorDrive Charity Arcade Debuts at Twitchcon

DonorDrive

Thousands of TwitchCon attendees descended upon the San Diego Convention Center and went to the DonorDrive Charity Arcade - the first of its kind interactive zone within TwitchCon that combines play with purpose

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Graphic Designers for Hire for the Nonprofit Sector

Nonprofit Tech for Good

San Francisco, CA. San Diego, CA. As the shift to digital marketing and fundraising continues to rapidly increase in the nonprofit sector, it is inevitable that your nonprofit will need to invest in professional graphic design.

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ASAE Annual Meeting Blog Roundup | Beaconfire Wire

Allegiance Group

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? 06/28/2010: User Expectations and Interface Response Times 06/16/2010: Making the most of conference hashtags: A tool for presenters 06/08/2010: Beaconfire Survey: Seductive Interactions 06/08/2010: Emailing with Convio – Testing Conditional Content 06/07/2010: Goin’ Barefoot?

Member Recruitment & Retention: It’s About Being Flexible & Personal

Wild Apricot

This is the second post offering clips from our interview with Nicole Walters of the San Diego Venture Group. It offers insight into the importance of being both flexible and personal in recruiting and retaining members

Ballmer to demo Dynamics Live CRM at Convergence 2007 | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Pipes (1) Dynamics Live , Microsoft , eCRM , nptech Ballmer to demo Dynamics Live CRM at Convergence 2007 03.14.07 | 3138 No Comments [link] Ballmer+to+demo+Dynamics+Live+CRM+at+Convergence+2007 2007-03-14+17%3A20%3A56 Allan+Benamer It looks like Microsoft’s Steve Ballmer is going to demo Dynamics Live today at San Diego.

The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

USD School of Leadership and Education Sciences / San Diego, CA / TBD. Rescue Agency / San Diego, CA / TBD. AFP / San Antonio, TX/ $1199. YTH / San Francisco, CA / $495. Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) /San Diego, CA / $1,145. Nonprofit Storytelling Conference / San Diego, CA / $595. ARNOVA / San Diego, CA / TBD. It's finally here!

8 Nonprofits Championing Environmental Sustainability on Earth Day

Classy

Organization Mission: SF Parks Alliance champions, transforms, and activates parks and public spaces as the only 501(c)3 citywide nonprofit dedicated to this work in San Francisco. I Love a Clean San Diego County. How I Love a Clean San Diego Takes Action on Earth Day.

Social Media for Social Good Book Tour Raises $17,130 for Partner Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

11/8 :: San Diego, CA. Proceeds benefited Volunteer San Diego. 3/19/12 Update: Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits launched in conjunction with a social media and mobile technology training and book tour that also served as fundraiser for partners nonprofits – a total of $17,130 was raised. Thanks very much to those that attended, the nonprofit partners (listed below), and the Nonprofit Tech 2.0 Sponsors that helped make it happen.

The Marriage of Art and Technology - NPQ - Nonprofit Quarterly

AFP Blog

The eight inclusive museums include San Francisco’s de Young Museum, Seattle Art Museum, San Diego Museum of Art, Detroit Institute of Arts, San Diego Air and Space Museum, San Diego Museum of Man, San Jose’s Computer History Museum, and the University of South Dakota’s Natural History Museum. The Marriage of Art and Technology - NPQ - Nonprofit Quarterly : "Suitable Technologies recently partnered with eight U.S.

20 Tips for Nonprofits Using Twitter

NetWits

Vice President, Information Technology, YMCA of San Diego County | Follow @johnmerritt. Vice President, Information Technology, YMCA of San Diego County | Follow @johnmerritt. This is a follow-up post to yesterday’s “ 10 Ways Your Nonprofit Can Use Twitter ,&# in which we talked about some of the many ways nonprofit can use social media networks, such as Twitter , as a communications vehicle to support their organization’s larger goals.

Using Social Media to Bring Museum Exhibits to Life

NetWits

By using social media museums like the San Diego Zoo are able to help people around the world enjoy their incredible exhibits. How the San Diego Zoo uses social media to bring their exhibits to life. The San Diego Zoo understands that their presence on Facebook matters so they take time to build their fan base, engage their audience and have fun with their community. Pro tip : Notice how the San Diego Zoo uses photos and videos in a lot of what they do?

Just Announced: The 2021 Classy Awards Finalists

Classy

They work around the globe, from San Diego to Sudan, and represent programs of all sizes.

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77 Quotes from VolunteerHub Clients

Volunteer Hub

Volunteers are the life-blood of The Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank. We wouldn’t able to achieve our goals without the commitment of our supporters,” said John Bode, Food Center & Volunteer Manager,” The Jacobs and Cushman San Diego Food Bank.

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

Nonprofit Tech for Good

11/8 :: San Diego, CA. Proceeds benefit Volunteer San Diego. Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits is now fully released to the public in both print and digital format. You can now also “Look Inside!&# to preview the first 11 pages.

How Nonprofits Can Use Instagram for Fundraising

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For example, the 2018 TwitchCon — a livestream gaming conference in San Diego — raised more than $200,00 0 for 10 charities. By Kayla Matthews , writer at ProductivityTheory.com – a blog dedicated to helping others better their productivity.

10 Support, Implementation, and Adoption Quotes from VolunteerHub Clients

Volunteer Hub

“Overall, we are very happy with the relationship that we have with the VolunteerHub team and the features that the volunteer management software is providing our nonprofit on a daily basis,” said John Bode, Food Center & Volunteer Manager for The Jacobs and Cushman San Diego Food Bank.

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11 Must-Follow Nonprofits on Instagram

Nonprofit Tech for Good

San Diego Zoo :: web.stagram.com/n/sandiegozoo. For the mobile social media manager, Instagram is a must-download photo-sharing smartphone app – and with more than 80 million users who to date have shared over four billion photos – its quickly becoming a community that early adopter nonprofits have added to their regular list of must-do’s.

Don’t be Fooled by Message Open and Click-Through Rates

NetWits

The San Diego Zoo’s recent email performance analysis supports this position. This was important to the San Diego Zoo as it validated the organization’s continued internal collaboration to create an email strategy that focuses on an audience-centric, not organization-centric approach to communication. This post was written in collaboration with Bryan Snyder, Senior Marketing Analyst for Blackbaud.

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13 Twitter Search Examples for Nonprofits

NetWits

If I want to find out who’s participating in an upcoming nonprofit event in San Diego I can Twitter search is a pretty amazing resource that most have yet to tap into. Why do I think it’s amazing you ask? Well, because it’s nearly real time and driven completely by humans. Twitter search isn’t searching web pages and it doesn’t take days/weeks for your tweets to show up in the results.

4 Reasons Why VolunteerHub is the Best Solution for Volunteer Centers

Volunteer Hub

San Diego Food Bank Achieves 60% Growth with VolunteerHub ( Case Study ). VolunteerHub can help your center engage, recruit, and manage volunteers. Here are 4 reasons you should consider VolunteerHub when vetting volunteer management software.

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

Nonprofit Tech for Good

11/8 :: San Diego, CA. Proceeds benefit Volunteer San Diego. I tell ya. It’s a surreal feeling to know that someone could be reading your book right now… on the subway, in a cafe, or at a park in any city, anywhere in the world. And the fact that this books exists at all really is a testament to the power social media.

How to Get the Most From the Education Summit

Cloud 4 Good

San Diego County Office of Education: Excellence in Career and College Prep. For the second year in a row, Salesforce’s Education Summit is being brought to you in a completely virtual environment – allowing for border-breaking networking and learning.

Linking Planned Gifts To Social Media | The NonProfit Times

AFP Blog

during a session at the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) 2013 International Conference on Fundraising (ICON) in San Diego, Calif Linking Planned Gifts To Social Media | The NonProfit Times : “The Internet is the great equalizer. If you are a small organization, you can have a big presence.” Those were the words of said Kristen Jaarda, senior vice president at Crescendo Interactive in Camarillo, Calif.,

Npflickr: Flickr as Nonprofit Documentation Tool

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Check out this photo set of the launch of a mesh network in rural San Diego for Indian Communities, San Diego Tribal Digital Village. What happens when you give a grantmaker a camera and flickr account? An interesting use of flickr as a documentation tool! Last May, I documented a project of the Sharing Foundation's in flickr. It's the college sponsorship program).

5 Thank You Video Examples to Inspire Your Nonprofit

Classy

Feeding San Diego included a one-minute video in their newsletter highlighting a large-scale food distribution event they hosted for the hospitality industry during COVID-19.

Classy Welcomes Ford Foundation COO Depelsha McGruder to Its Board of Directors

Classy

I am amazed at how Classy evolved from a personal desire to donate to cancer research in San Diego into a multi-million dollar SaaS platform, and I can’t wait to see what happens next!”.

Director Less Than Invisible In Underwear And Is Hospitalized - TheNonProfitTimes

AFP Blog

Director Less Than Invisible In Underwear And Is Hospitalized - TheNonProfitTimes : The director of the viral video “Kony 2012”, which is rapidly approaching 100 million views, was hospitalized in San Diego, Calif., after running through the streets in his underwear and vandalizing cars. Kony2012

The 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

USD School of Leadership and Education Sciences / San Diego, CA / $250. Northern California Grantmakers and Silicon Valley Community Foundation / San Francisco, CA / $350. Rescue Agency / San Diego, CA / $599. Association for Healthcare Philanthropy / San Antonio, TX / TBD. Grantmakers for Effective Organizing (GEO) / San Francisco, CA / $1,350. YTH / San Francisco, CA / $460. The Network for Social Work Management / San Diego, CA / TBD.

How Classy Pivoted to Hiring Remote Employees

Classy

Since its start, Classy had traditionally been a primarily San Diego-based company, and we’d been were proud of it. This is a guest post by Dina Rulli, the SVP of people operations at Classy.

WBT Systems Sponsors PersoniFest 2017

WBT Systems

WBT Systems is proud to sponsor PersoniFest 2017, hosted by Personify, April 2-5, in San Diego, California. Mike will be flying over to San Diego to meet the Personify community and talk to you about all your Association eLearning questions. We are very excited to sponsor PersoniFest! WBT Systems has been has been helping Associations to build and improve their education and certification programs since 1995.

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society - Untitled Article

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

I was just at the Council on Foundations meeting in San Diego, courtesy of one of our funders (and generally cool people) , the Community Technology Foundation of California. We had a session on the applications of information technology to helping communities of color. I was talking about our human rights work and had some great discussions about working for immigrant rights and against trafficking.

The Top 5 Fundraising Trends in 2020

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Based in San Diego, CA, Classy is trusted by organizations of all sizes, from the fastest-growing nonprofits like Team Rubicon and The Trevor Project, to some of the world’s largest social organizations, such as The Salvation Army, Robin Hood Foundation, and Shriners Hospitals for Children.

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The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

USD School of Leadership and Education Sciences / San Diego, CA / $250. ACCP / San Antonio, TX / $2,795. North American YMCA Development Organization (NAYDO) / San Diego, CA / $850. AFP / San Francisco, CA / Not available. YTH / San Francisco, CA / Not available. Thousands of nonprofit pros rely on our annual Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar to discover skill-building, strategy-slaying, network-enhancing nonprofit events.

Leading the Way Toward Digital Inclusion

Tech Soup Blog

technology since 2000, when he helped establish the San Diego Futures. One organization that showcases this approach is the San Diego Futures Foundation (SDFF). SDFF was founded in late 1999 by two co-workers and me to provide technology and technical services to nonprofits in San Diego County. Jeff Hancock has been working with technology both from the developer or technical standpoint and as a business manager for. more than 20 years.

Member Apprecation Month: Our members are our Champions

NTEN

Check out the NTEN stories of some of our inspiring members: Corey Pudhorodsky of Convio John Merritt of the YMCA of San Diego County Peggy Duvette of Wiser Earth Steve Heye of the YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago We’d also like to congratulate our daily prize winner: Jess Tonn of The After-School Corporation Thanks so much for being a member Jess! The knowledge and resources shared through NTEN are largely due to you - our members.

Resources & Support for Japan Earthquake

VisionLink

Along the western coast of the USA, 2-1-1 call centers were engaged providing information to the public; we are proud to support this work directly in San Diego , and the Bay Area with CommunityOS software. Thoughts and prayers to those impacted by Japan''s earthquake and tsunami. For those trying to reconnect friends and family, use the Red Cross Safe and Well site via the web or mobile (deployed on VisionLink''s CommunityOS software).

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The 2013 "NTEN" Award: Maddie Grant

NTEN

Past NTEN Award Winners 2012: Farra Trompeter , Big Duck 2011: Peter Campbell, TechCafeteria 2010: John Merritt, YMCA of San Diego County 2009: David Krumlauf, Pierce Family Foundation 2008: Marnie Webb, TechSoup Global 2007: Beth Kanter. NTEN isn''t an organization, we''re a community – a community with a shared set of values , including authenticity, sharing, and of course, laughter.

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