How to Start a Nonprofit in Tennessee | 12-Step Guide

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There are over 27,000 nonprofit organizations in Tennessee. Thanks to you, the state of Tennessee is becoming stronger and healthier. Hence, we have created this step-by-step article on how to start a nonprofit in Tennessee to help you […].

Tennessee Valley Fundraising Institute offers blooming good idea!

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Last Thursday, I had the privilege of speaking at the Tennessee Valley Fundraising Institute in Chattanooga. It was a great event with over 100 fundraising professionals in attendance. I’m always on the lookout for interesting things at these sorts of events and saw something I wanted to share with you.

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Give It Forward with The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee - Community Foundation

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Give It Forward with The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee - Community Foundation : December 7, 2011 through January 5, 2012, we’re asking you to remember an experience of charitable or personal giving that was meaningful, joyful or touching.

Bloomerang Gives Back in 2021

Bloomerang

And because our main offices are located in Indiana and Tennessee, we wanted to help those impacted by the recent tornadoes in Kentucky. One of our core values at Bloomerang is Stewardship.

Funding & Grant Resources For Nonprofits Focused On Arts & Culture

Bloomerang

The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee. The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee. Nonprofit organizations working to improve the well-being of residents of Middle Tennessee* are eligible and are encouraged to apply for a discretionary grant.

Nucleus named data analytics solution of the Association Laboratory Research Alliance

Gravitate

Tennessee SAE. Gravitate Solutions is pleased to report that Nucleus has been named the official data analytics solution for the Association Laboratory Research Alliance.

10 Holiday Tribute Gift Programs That Benefit Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee Adoptions. For environmentally friendly and socially conscious holiday shoppers that prefer to give donations to nonprofits as holiday gifts, the 10 holiday tribute gift programs listed below are a good starting point for your holiday shopping. Ranging from wildlife conservation to refugee relief, tribute gifts make excellent holiday gifts for friends, family, and work colleagues.

How to Effectively Share Text-to-Donate Campaigns on Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The United Way of Rutherford and Cannon Counties asked one of their volunteers to post a video showing the damage from the Tennessee tornado outbreak of March 2020.

Providing education for incarcerated students

M+R

Our campaign garnered bipartisan support for lifting the ban and spurred policy shifts in states including New Jersey, Michigan, Tennessee and North Carolina. When we started working with Vera in 2017 to expand access to postsecondary education in prison, we worked out a five-year timeline.

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

Candid

Tennessee. 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. This year, U.S.

Weekly update from PND

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million to help preserve affordable housing in Arlington County, Virginia, and Nashville, Tennessee. A weekly update with the latest news from PND. Amazon to invest $161.5 million in preserving affordable housing. December 16, 2021. Amazon has announced commitments totaling $161.5

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

Kindful

The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee. The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee. Nonprofit organizations working to improve the well-being of residents of Middle Tennessee are eligible and are encouraged to apply for a discretionary grant. Areas served: Tennessee.

Your Official #18NTC Local's Guide to New Orleans

EveryAction

Visit this long-time New Orleans favorite and join the ranks of notable past patrons such as Ernest Hemingway, Truman Capote and Tennessee Williams. We're just a few weeks away from one of the most highly anticipated nonprofit conferences of the year , and we're so excited to be headed down South to the Big Easy!

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Your Official #NN18 Local's Guide to New Orleans

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Visit this long-time New Orleans favorite and join the ranks of notable past patrons such as Ernest Hemingway, Truman Capote and Tennessee Williams. We're just a few weeks away from one of the most highly anticipated nonprofit conferences of the year , and we're so excited to be headed down South to the Big Easy!

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Welcome to the 2021 Digital Inclusion Fellows

NTEN

Our seventh cohort includes 15 Fellows from around the country : Alabama, Georgia, Missouri, Ohio, Tennessee, Texas, and Utah. 2020 was a rough year.

Nonprofits of the Month :: August 2010 :: Animal Sanctuaries

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Facebook: The Elephant Sanctuary of Tennessee. Animal sanctuaries exist because there are places, people and things that animals need sanctuary from. Chimps are used in labs for animal testing. Elephants are forced to perform silly tricks through submission in circuses. In many states it is legal to own tigers as pets, but once they grow too large they are often abandoned or sold on the black market.

How The Nature Conservancy’s Work in the Cumberland Forest Supports Jobs & Climate Mitigation

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One great example of the intricate connections of habitats, wildlife, and people is our Cumberland Forest Project , located where Kentucky, Tennessee, and Virginia meet in the Central Appalachian region of the eastern U.S.

The Big Payback is Coming!

Connection Cafe

Sponsored by The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, and created to increase philanthropy in Middle Tennessee counties, The Big Payback is a 24-hour online giving event. Middle Tennessee relies on the essential work of nonprofits in the region. The complete list of participating Middle Tennessee organizations can be found here or at www.thebigpayback.org.

15 Lessons Learned from Donating Online to 32 Nonprofits

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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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Servant Leadership In Action

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Finally, I found powerful the list below shared by basketball player Tamika Catchings as she reflected on her time being coached by University of Tennessee basketball coach Pat Summitt. Check out the definitive book on servant leadership.

Spring Clean Your Work Life: Tips from Your Fellow Social Good Pros

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Lora Cowan , assistant director, advancement services at Tennessee Technological University. Spring has officially sprung, and it’s the perfect time to give your workspace a refresh! We asked our Blackbaud Champions for their best tips on how to get a new start at work this spring.

Why You Need Diversified Fundraising For Your Small Nonprofit

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A Cautionary Tale A few years ago, I worked with a client that had received almost all the funding for their million-dollar budget from a single grant through the State of Tennessee. To fully fund your nonprofit, you need a diversified fundraising stream.

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Cloud for Good Recommendations for 10 Free Online Tools

Tech Soup Blog

Cloud for Good is a Memphis, Tennessee nonprofit consulting company that was founded by Tal. Such a wonderful array of good IT tips and other information flows through TechSoup's community forums that it's hard to keep up. Since our recent cloud computing campaign I've been staying alert to new and useful online services for nonprofits and libraries. Tal Frankfurt? of Cloud for Good posted a great list of 10 free online tools for nonprofits on our forums that I wanted to highlight here.

How To Be A Servant Leader

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Finally, I found powerful the list below shared by basketball player Tamika Catchings as she reflected on her time being coached by University of Tennessee basketball coach Pat Summitt. Check out the definitive book on servant leadership.

The Definitive Book On Servant Leadership

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Finally, I found powerful the list below shared by basketball player Tamika Catchings as she reflected on her time being coached by University of Tennessee basketball coach Pat Summitt. Be sure to read the definitive book on servant leadership.

Five Fundraising Ideas for Nonprofits That Don’t Work (or Why You Aren’t Raising Enough Money)

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We’ve had a couple clients over the years who both received a large grant from the State of Tennessee. We hear from folks all the time who are looking for new fundraising ideas for nonprofits, especially fundraising ideas for a new nonprofit.

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Sexual Assault Awareness And Prevention Month: 11 Nonprofits Advocating For Change

Kindful

This Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month, we’re proud to highlight the innovative and impactful work of these Kindful customers.

Build a Non-profit Website that Works [Steal These Ideas!]

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For example, if your nonprofit is the Equine Rescue and Rehab Farm of South East Tennessee, don’t get errfset.org. Building a non-profit website might be the most intimidating aspect of launching an organization.

Servant Leadership In Action

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Finally, I found powerful the list below shared by basketball player Tamika Catchings as she reflected on her time being coached by University of Tennessee basketball coach Pat Summitt. Check out the definitive book on servant leadership.

Servant Leadership In Action

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Finally, I found powerful the list below shared by basketball player Tamika Catchings as she reflected on her time being coached by University of Tennessee basketball coach Pat Summitt. Be sure to read the definitive book on servant leadership.

Great web gems for nonprofits

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If you’re in East Tennessee, we’re having a special preview party and book signing at the Cedar Bluff Library in West Knoxville on Thursday, September 29 from 5 – 6:30 pm. One of the gifts I’ll be giving away to those who purchase the new Get Fully Funded book next week is a special report called “100 Best Web Resources for Nonprofits.” ” There are SO many great websites out there and I want to be sure my readers know about them and use them.

29 Nonprofit Bloggers to Follow on Twitter

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Sandy Rees: @SandyRees from East Tennessee. Last week I asked the followers of @NonprofitOrgs to nominate their favorite nonprofit bloggers. The list below is the result of that “Tweet Out&#. Some on the list are very known in the nonprofit sector, and others are completely under the radar and providing some very valuable resources to the nonprofit sector.

Servant Leadership In Action

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Finally, I found powerful the list below shared by basketball player Tamika Catchings as she reflected on her time being coached by University of Tennessee basketball coach Pat Summitt. Be sure to read the definitive book on servant leadership. A curated collection of incredibly insightful and motivational perspectives on servant leadership via essays by 44 servant leaders.

Great web gems for nonprofits

Get Fully Funded

If you’re in East Tennessee, we’re having a special preview party and book signing at the Cedar Bluff Library in West Knoxville on Thursday, September 29 from 5 – 6:30 pm. One of the gifts I’ll be giving away to those who purchase the new Get Fully Funded book next week is a special report called “100 Best Web Resources for Nonprofits.” ” There are SO many great websites out there and I want to be sure my readers know about them and use them.

Great web gems for nonprofits

Get Fully Funded

If you’re in East Tennessee, we’re having a special preview party and book signing at the Cedar Bluff Library in West Knoxville on Thursday, September 29 from 5 – 6:30 pm. One of the gifts I’ll be giving away to those who purchase the new Get Fully Funded book next week is a special report called “100 Best Web Resources for Nonprofits.” ” There are SO many great websites out there and I want to be sure my readers know about them and use them.

Radical Collaboration is Our Best Chance to Fight Climate Change

Saleforce Nonprofit

The Cumberland Forest Project protects 253,000 acres of Appalachian forest in Tennessee, Kentucky, and Virginia and is one of The Nature Conservancy’s largest-ever conservation efforts in the eastern United States.

Thank You RCI Customers!

Tech Soup Blog

Using the University of Tennessee Electronics Environmental Benefits Calculator , here is a snapshot of how the TechSoup RCI program — and our customers — have done the Earth some good by extending the life of and reusing equipment since 2005: For years we have been trumpeting the environmental impact of reuse, but we were surprised at how significant it is for 50,000 refurbished devices.

Eric Jacobsen Blog - Untitled Article

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Finally, I found powerful the list below shared by basketball player Tamika Catchings as she reflected on her time being coached by University of Tennessee basketball coach Pat Summitt. Be sure to read the definitive book on servant leadership. A curated collection of incredibly insightful and motivational perspectives on servant leadership via essays by 44 servant leaders.

The difference one can make

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We’re lucky enough to have Horse Haven of Tennessee close to us, and since Kristen and I have both volunteered with them before, it was a logical place to start. Nina Margetson made a big difference when she decided to start Horse Haven of Tennessee many years ago. One person can make a big difference in the lives of others. You know that. You see it every day in your nonprofit. Today I want to share a story about being on the receiving end of the difference one person makes.

The Nonprofit Weekly Roundup: Re-Engagement Campaigns, Millennials, and SEO

Connection Cafe

Maybe it was that I wrote it while listening to the stressful Tennessee Vols vs. Florida Gators game. Or maybe…it really was the Tennessee Vols.). Admittedly, this roundup was a little more difficult for me to put together. Maybe it was because my air conditioning is broken and the Charleston heat doesn’t seem to care too much. or… Maybe it was because sometimes things that begin as a fun project somehow and someway become a chore. stay with me.

TV Show + Nonprofit = Big Thanks!

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Food banking has a special place in my heart – I spent 5 years working as the Development Director for the Food Bank in East Tennessee. On most Tuesday nights, you can find me and my daughter on the couch watching our favorite TV show – Biggest Loser. We love watching people working hard to meet their goals. If you’re unfamiliar with Biggest Loser, it’s a reality show where contestants lose weight.

Reflections on the storms

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Our local rescue squad mobilized immediately and drove an hour south to help one of the hardest hit areas in Tennessee. Thanks to everyone who has been asking/texting/posting to make sure we’re okay following the devastating tornadoes last Wednesday. I’ll have to say, it was a very long evening. We knew for a couple of days that severe weather was coming.