‘Tweet Me in St. Louis’ Is This Web Site’s Goal - NYTimes.com

AFP Blog

‘Tweet Me in St. Louis’ Is This Web Site’s Goal - NYTimes.com : The effort is being made through a new nonprofit organization, Rally St. Louis, that was introduced this month by Aaron Perlut and Brian Cross, two managing partners at a public relations agency in St. Louis named Elasticity. Unlike the traditional, top-down civic betterment campaigns that are backed by the likes of chambers of commerce, Rally St. Louis is taking a bottom-up approach

1-On-1 With Greg Damron – Part 3: Events and Welcoming New Members

Wild Apricot Blog

Here is our final post in our 1-On-1 interview series with Greg Damron of ATD St. Louis. In this post, Greg offers insight into his organization''s event planning and member welcoming processes as well as some final words of advice for his membership peers

1-On-1 With Greg Damron – Part 1: “If You Build It, They May Not Come”

Wild Apricot Blog

This is the first in a 3-part blog series offering highlights of our 1-On-1 interview with Greg Damron, President, of ATD St. Louis. Small-Membership-Advisory-Community

11 Inspiring Nonprofit Facebook Timelines

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis :: facebook.com/contemporaryartmuseumstl.

5 Lessons Learned from Donating to 25 Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Louis, Public Radio , Stray Rescue of St. Louis , Tenth Life Rescue , Tower Grove Park , UNICEF , Wilderness Society , Wildlife Conservation Society , Wildlife SOS.

Association Social Media Jobs – Marketing/Communications November 3


Louis Community College. Here are the latest communications and marketing jobs from the SocialFish job board ! We focus on jobs in social media , marketing , communications , PR , advocacy , digital and technology.

How the Indianapolis Zoo Preserved their Visitor Experience with Dynamic Pricing

Connection Cafe

Woerner met with representatives from sports teams, including the St Louis Cardinals and the Cincinnati Reds, as well as Zoos from around the world to talk about their pricing models. In early October, Laura Beussman blogged about demand-based pricing for arts and culture organizations.

The Convergence of Social Activism, Donations, and Social Media: Episodic Giving In A Post Truth World

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

A Jewish cemetery in St. Louis was desecrated .

Who Counts? Grappling with Attendance as a Proxy for Impact

Museum 2.0

This summer, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch published the kind of "how sausage is made" story that rarely gets written about the arts. It''s about museum attendance and how the five big, free museums in St. Louis count it. At the St. The St. So perhaps the St.

Top 10 Most Generous Cities in the U.S.


Louis, MO. Ever wonder how charitable your city is? You’re in luck because Convio recently released their report on the 273 most generous cities across the United States. Convio analyzed cities with total population of more than 100,000 based on per capita online giving and the total amount donated through the Convio platform. The average gift size remained steady in 2011 at about $65 with more than $435M donated to charities.

3 Nonprofit Conferences You Don’t Want to Miss This Summer (and How to Stand Out From the Crowd)

NonProfit Hub

Location: The America’s Center Convention Complex in St. Louis. Summer convention season is just around the corner for nonprofit organizations, a good time for groups of all types to recruit and also promote their message. Conventions are also a great place for nonprofit workers to network and hear about the latest innovations and ideas.

The Key to Social Media ROI


This post originally appeared on the Avectra blog. We believe that Social CRM is the key to getting ROI out of social media activity. It’s that simple… and that complicated. So what is social CRM, you ask?

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10 Signs Your Small Nonprofit Excels at Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Stray Rescue of St. Louis is a much-loved no-kill rescue that consistently writes and shares great rescue stories. Small (and medium-sized) nonprofits have a different experience on social media than large nonprofits.

At #ASAE11


Just arrived in St Louis for ASAE’s annual meeting, so as usual this time of year we’re on either a bit of a blog hiatus for the next few days, or we’ll be doing some live blogging from the conference – we will play it by ear as always.

TechSoup Global Launches Local Impact Map

Tech Soup Blog

where donated Adobe Creative Suite software empowers homeless people in St. Louis through sales of a street newspaper, What’s Up Magazine. The TechSoup Global network has donated 9.7

Most Generous Cities in America

Connection Cafe

Louis, MO. Author: Cheryl Black. How generous is your city? Check out the cities that made the top 10 for most generous online. Alexandria, VA. Cambridge, MA. Arlington, VA. Seattle, WA. Washington, DC. Berkeley, CA. San Francisco, CA. Ann Arbor, MI. Minneapolis, MN. The ranking comes from 273 cities with total population of more than 100,000 based on per capita online giving and total amount donated online through Convio’s online marketing and fundraising suite.

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

Connection Cafe

Louis. Port St. Online fundraising continued its double-digit growth in 2013, retaining the mantle as the fastest growing fundraising channel, growing at 13.5% according to Blackbaud’s most recent Charitable Giving Report.

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The 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar


CSPRC / St. Louis, MO / Price TBA. Netroots Nation / St. Louis, MO / Less than $500. In the past year, thousands of nonprofit pros took advantage of our definitive Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar, and we're so excited to share our brand new 2016 list!

The Biggest Social Media Scandals, Fails, and Blunders of 2013


Last year a waitress from St. Louis posted a photo of a customer’s receipt which read “I give God 10 percent, why do you get 18?” Guest post by Yazmin Gray. ——-.

Jack Dorsey Pledges Fifth of Tech Firm Square to Charity - The Chronicle of Philanthropy

AFP Blog

Jack Dorsey Pledges Fifth of Tech Firm Square to Charity - The Chronicle of Philanthropy : "Tech mogul Jack Dorsey has launched a foundation to aid needy communities around the world and will give it a nearly one-fifth stake in mobile-payments company Square, Quartz and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch report.

On White Privilege and Museums

Museum 2.0

I recall one particularly ugly incident in St. Louis in which museum marketers required staff members to delink a signature youth program's web presence from the main site because the kids involved were "too black" for the brand image of the institution.

TechSoup Honors Unsung Heroes

Tech Soup Blog

Betty Martin is director of the Cape Girardeau Public Library , which is located about 115 miles southeast of St. Louis. From time to time, we love to feature the great work of people and organizations that we admire.

Solving homelessness, one tweet at a time


We met so many incredible people with such different stories: homeless men in the tunnels under Las Vegas, a family living in a by-the-week motel in St. Louis, homeless veterans in Albuquerque, and advocates, volunteers, and physicians who have dedicated their lives to solving this crisis.

The 5 Hottest Nonprofit Conferences of Summer '16


The highly-anticipated, always exceptional Netroots Nation annual gathering is taking over downtown St. Louis at the end of this week. School may be out for the summer, but the educational, professional, and networking offerings for nonprofits are just getting started.

Museum 2.0 Rerun: What Does it Really Mean to Serve "Underserved" Audiences?

Museum 2.0

Last week, I had the honor and pleasure of giving a talk at an institution I''ve long admired: the Taylor Community Science Resource Center at the St. Louis Science Center. It doesn''t mean that these teenagers are any less valuable to the St. Louis Science Center or society as a whole than others. The Taylor Center is also explicitly not inside the St. Louis Science Center (although there are plans eventually to move to the main campus).

Have you written your Humanize review yet?


Bill Sheridan , Editor at Maryland Association of CPAs, St Louis, MO. Jamie Notter and I are amazed – and humbled – what people are saying about our book Humanize: How People-Centric Organizations Succeed in a Social World. It blows us away, actually.

How a Fan of Nonprofits Teaches Tech and Fundraising

Tech Soup Blog

So, we lived in Dallas; St. Louis; Huntsville, Alabama; and Orlando. From time to time, we like to shine the spotlight on nonprofit techies who go above and beyond to help out other organizations with their technology conundrums.

Live blogging from the 2011 Millennial Donor Summit: Successfully Going Mobile

Amy Sample Ward

St Louis Volunteen won, two Millennials are the ones that developed it – geolocation app to find volunteering opportunities, find contests, find things tied to schools, and sharing on social media. Today, I’m live blogging a few sessions from the 2011 Millennial Donor Summit.

College student's idea grows into electronics thrift store with a purpose

AFP Blog

College student's idea grows into electronics thrift store with a purpose : Angela Haas was a senior at St. Louis University when she got the idea to refurbish and resell old computers to other students. Now, a dozen years later, she's president of a nonprofit that last year recycled 7.5 million pounds of electronics and helped 5,500 families get computers free or for drastically reduced prices

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar


The IMPACT Conference / St. Louis, MO / Not available. National Urban League / St. Louis, MO / Not available.

Wired for Philanthropy

Connection Cafe

Can’t quite figure out how St. Louis, Missouri snuck in there, but I’ll have to ask Gene Austin, our CEO who hails from there. Author: Sara Spivey.

8 Museum Apps Doing Good


Historic St. Louis apps by Missouri History Museum. iOS/Android: This app truly takes history outside the walls of the museum by mapping several hundred historic photos across St. Louis. Louis’ storied past. Historic St. Louis - iTunes App Store.

Four Easy Ways to Land Corporate Donations

Connection Cafe

Habitat for Humanity St. Louis ’ CEO, Kimberly McKinney, stresses how participating in a volunteer event with visible results, such as building a home, can be a strong team-building activity for a company’s staff. Robert Bellovin is a Media Relations Coordinator at Software Advice.

Open Letter to Arianna Huffington, Edward Rothstein, and Many Other Museum Critics

Museum 2.0

I'm thinking of the tensions and lessons that come when an institution authentically engages with new audiences, as in the St. Louis Science Center's YES program or the Glasgow Open Museum.

#ASAE11 iPad app rants and raves


If you see me in St Louis with my nose in my iPad, come say hello! True confession: I destroy conference programs. Ironic, considering all of the hours I used to put into creating them back during my conference management days. But they’re big, heavy, and complicated.

NetSquared Events to Cure Your Social Media Ailments

Tech Soup Blog

Check out our newest groups: NetSquared St. Louis in St. Louis, Missouri. Saint Louis, Missouri: What Is NetSquared St. Louis? NetSquared events come in all shapes and sizes, and we love them all!

Thank you #ASAE11


I have a whole lot of stuff going on in my life right now, including having just moved to a new apartment (the day before I flew to St Louis!),

The American Public Gardens Association and TechSoup's National Accounts Program

Tech Soup Blog

Missouri Botanical Garden Café in St. Louis was named the state's firest certified green restaurant. From time to time we like to spotlight some of the great environmental nonprofit organizations that are involved with TechSoup Global.

The Nonprofit Weekly Roundup: Signature Sounds, Writing It Down, and Picking Up Tabs.

Connection Cafe

My cube-mate is moving to St. Louis for six months. I’m horrible with goodbyes. I mean, horrible.

2011 Q3 Review: SocialFish Clients and Work


ASAE Annual Meeting in St. Louis –Maddie presented a session on Social CRM with Sterling Raphael of Avectra and Tom Myroniak of SEMA, and I presented a session on social media trouble spots (featuring our Assessment) with Elizabeth Engel of NACHRI.