[Book Interview] Nonprofit Example of Social Media Excellence: The Humane Society of the United States

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Organization: The Humane Society of the United States. Organization Size: 11 million supporters, 500+ staff. Name: Carie Lewis. Title: Director of Emerging Media. Website: HumaneSociety.org. Blog: hsus.typepad.com. Facebook: facebook.com/humanesociety. Twitter: @ HumaneSociety , @ cariegrls. YouTube: youtube.com/hsus. LinkedIn: humane-society , carielewis. What was the very first social media tool your organization utilized, and when? MySpace, back when it was cool.

A View of the Cloud from the United States

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This is a communique on the current state of cloud adoption in the United States from me, this time. states. During the month of October, join TechSoup.org and the TechSoup Global Network for our Cloud Computing Worldwide campaign. Check back throughout the month for blog posts, webinars, and dispatches from around the world on cloud computing for nonprofits, NGOs, and public libraries.

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Research Friday: What Affects Hispanic Volunteering - Comparing Three Surveys in the United States

ASU Lodestar Center

In 2010, the United States Census recorded over 50 million Hispanics in America, making the Hispanic population is the largest minority group in the States [1]. in 2000 to about 25% in 2050 (United States Census Bureau, 2004). are foreign-born immigrants, and 70% are concentrated in seven states: California, Texas, Florida, New York, Illinois, Arizona, and New Jersey. Giving and volunteering in the United States: Findings from a national survey.

Website Matches Philanthropists With Community Projects (Part II) | New York City | United States | Epoch Times

AFP Blog

Website Matches Philanthropists With Community Projects (Part II) | New York City | United States | Epoch Times : NEW YORK—In Our Backyards (IOBY), the only environment-focused, online crowd-sourcing platform, has been helping local community projects find micro-philanthropists.

Using Mobile Phones for Fundraisingin the United States: Texting for A Cause

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

s Super Bowl launch of a United Way fund-raising campaign using mobile phone text messaging. The program is made possible through a partnership of the National Football League , Mobile Accord , United Way, and the Mobile Giving Foundation , and supported by VeriSign. The Mobile Giving Foundation is a new nonprofit aimed at facilitating more efficient and cost-effective mobile fundraising in the United States.

What To Do When Your Nonprofit Becomes The Target Of A Phishing Scam - Corporate/Commercial Law - United States

AFP Blog

What To Do When Your Nonprofit Becomes The Target Of A Phishing Scam - Corporate/Commercial Law - United States : "During the first half of 2014, there were 6,271 phishing attacks that targeted the "dot-org" Internet domain name often used by nonprofits, according to a study by the Anti-Phishing Working Group, a consortium of industry groups and international organizations.

Comparing Nonprofit Usage of Social Networks and Text Messaging in Korea and the United States: One Size Does Not Fit All

NTEN

Last week, my new colleague, Amanda, introduced the Daum Foundation , a Korean-based foundation helping Korean nonprofits use digital media more effectively for their causes. Sound familiar?) Daum and NTEN will be sharing resources with our respective communities. I'd like to kick things off by taking a closer look at some of the findings from the research they already shared with us.

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and Google Earth

AFP Blog

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and Google Earth: "The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum has joined with Google in an unprecedented online mapping initiative. Crisis in Darfur enables more than 200 million Google Earth users worldwide to visualize and better understand the genocide currently unfolding in Darfur, Sudan. The Museum has assembled content—photographs, data, and

Will Social Media Pick the Next President of the United States?

Care2

With social media being such a prevalent space to get the latest news, will it have an impact on people selecting the next President of the United States? Earlier this week on Frogloop, we discussed how social media channels like Facebook and Twitter were flooded with people discussing (ok there was a lot of bickering too) the Presidential debates. It's where the hashtag and meme Binders Full of Women erupted.

#bbcon Just Took Over Austin, TX| Day 1 Recap

Connection Cafe

And as he read, and stole, more books his life took another path which took him out of a tough upbringing in a segregated society to the Judge’s bench in the state of Alabama. Nonprofit News #bbcon Donna Wilkins donor service Givalanche Humane Society of the United States marc pitman mobile giving Nicholas Kristof rachel muir Sean Sheridan Vanessa ChaseIt started off with a bang, literally.

Sturm und Drang – Ode to Saturday Mail Delivery

Connection Cafe

Acquisition Fundraising Membership direct mail direct mail fundraising United States Postal ServiceWhile the ultimate outcome is unclear, here are some thoughts on the impact of the loss of Saturday mail delivery for nonprofits.

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Wild Apricot Blog : Using Facebook and MySpace for Advocacy and Fundraising: An interview with Carie Lewis, HSUS

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Helping teach old dogs new tricks or “Tips on how to get started and succeed with social media from the Humane Society of the United States”

Connection Cafe

In the video Grace shares how the Humane Society of the United States has integrated social media into their communications, advocacy and fundraising efforts. "If you’re thinking about dipping your toes in this space, here are some tips on how to get started and succeed." That’s how Grace started her portion of the SM session at DMA NF.

13 National Domestic Violence Survivor Support Nonprofits

Donorbox

Domestic violence is a widespread, horrific issue that occurs regularly in the United States.

3 Reasons Why Nonprofits Fail and How To Avoid Them

NonProfit PRO

In the United States, about 1.5 million nonprofits exist. But, then a natural question is how many of them fail? As we know, during the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, as many as one-third of nonprofits were at risk of closing their doors.

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Forum One

Skip to Navigation Careers News Client login About Us Services Our Work Blogs Events Contact Us Home › Blogs › Influence Social Networking and #AIDS2010 Suzanne Rainey in Influence 15 Jul 2010 There’s a flurry of action this week as we await the start of the XVIII International AIDS Conference (#AIDS2010) in Vienna, Austria, next week. I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go. The conference is held every two years, and is always.

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Forum One

Skip to Navigation Careers News Client login About Us Services Our Work Blogs Events Contact Us Home › Blogs › Influence Social Networking and #AIDS2010 Suzanne Rainey in Influence 15 Jul 2010 There’s a flurry of action this week as we await the start of the XVIII International AIDS Conference (#AIDS2010) in Vienna, Austria, next week. I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go. The conference is held every two years, and is always.

Wild Apricot Blog : Recruit New Volunteers Online and Celebrate Volunteer Week 2008

Wild Apricot

A standard by any other name | Beaconfire Wire

Allegiance Group

Yet we still follow mile markers on freeways today, and with the exception of soft drink bottling , most consumers still think in Imperial units. 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?

10 Online Fundraising Tools to Watch in 2021

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Ideal for virtual parties, Gifted is an event invitation platform that allows party organizers to donate up to 100% of funds raised to select nonprofits in the United States and Canada.

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Grandcentral Funk! | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

10.19.06 | 102 1 Comment [link] Grandcentral+Funk%21 2006-10-19+16%3A00%3A27 Allan+Benamer This looks like a telephony service that could be of great use to social service organizations in the United States. United States

11 PAC Fundraising Ideas to Entice More Supporters

Donorbox

In 2015, there were over 7,000 Political Action Committees (PACs) in the United States. The competition between these PACs for donors is fierce. PACs who can find creative ways to excite their donors and increase donations will significantly benefit from their efforts.

11 Hispanic and Latino Organizations Everyone Should Know

EveryAction

we recognize the contributions made by and the important presence of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the United States, and celebrate their heritage and culture. They serve the Hispanic community through research, policy analysis, and state and national advocacy efforts, as well as program work in communities nationwide. Now, they are one of the largest Hispanic nonprofits in the country, promoting stronger and healthier communities throughout the southwestern United States.

The Ultimate Guide to Registering a 501(c)(19) Nonprofit Organization

Donorbox

If you have an idea to make a difference in the lives of current and former service members of the United States Armed Forces but you’re not sure how to get tax-exempt nonprofit status (or if you’re even eligible!),

TechSoup Stands Against Hate

TechSoup

The violence and hateful words and actions directed at Asian Americans across the United States is unacceptable. TechSoup is a global organization with our largest office in the San Francisco Bay Area, which is one of the regions impacted by this wave of hate.

[FREE WEBINAR] 4 Fundraising Trends for 2021 and Beyond

Nonprofit Tech for Good

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Workforce Development Nonprofit Year Up Names Ellen McClain as New Chief Operating Officer

NonProfit PRO

The nonprofit Year Up announced that it has appointed Ellen McClain as its Chief Operating Officer to lead and manage the organization's growth as it works to advance economic and racial justice across the United States through its proven approach to workforce development.

HSUS YouTube User-Generated Video Competition Grows List - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

60) Search « The Frogloop Interview: Sheeraz Haji | Main | Revamped Politics Online Conference Ready for Its Closeup » Monday Mar 03 2008 HSUS YouTube User-Generated Video Competition Grows List Monday, March 3, 2008 at 12:00PM | by James OMalley Back in September, the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) hosted a video competition on YouTube looking for submissions for an anti-dogfighting PSA.

gokubi.com

gokubi.com

He’s a Bahranian who until October 15th had been held at Guantanamo Bay by us, the United States of America. Facebook Linked In Twitter Home About Home Salah Al Bloushi went home this week Salah Al Bloushi went home this week Last Updated on Friday, 20 October 2006 02:51 Written by Steve Friday, 20 October 2006 02:51 Who is Salah Al Bloushi? He was held for nearly five years. He was never charged with anything.

[FREE WEBINAR] 5 Powerful Strategies for Your 2021 Annual Fundraising Plan

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Phone numbers are provided for those in the United States, Canada, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom. <<

Drupal 9 Grandmaster: Kevin Quillen Receives Full Acquia Certification

Velir

Kevin is one of only 11 people worldwide to receive the certification, and the first developer outside of Acquia to receive the certification in the United States. We are proud to announce that Velir’s very own Kevin Quillen has received his Drupal 9 Grandmaster certification!

Do Nonprofit Employees Get Paid? A Guide to Nonprofit Salaries

Donorbox

In fact, nonprofits are the third-largest employer in the United States. If you have ever worked at a nonprofit, you have heard the following questions? “Does that work even pay?” ” “Aren’t you just a volunteer?”

Top 13 Cancer Charities Creating Great Impact

Donorbox

million people will be diagnosed with cancer in the United States. In 2021, roughly 1.9 That is an unthinkable number. Cancer is a frightening disease because it is so prevalent. There is no cure, and it can affect any part of your body.

Foar From Home: Go For Tomorrow

DipJar

Paul Lore (United States Marine Corps) , Cameron Hansen (United States Air Force) , A.M. When leaving the United States Military Service, Veterans face serious challenges transitioning back to civilian life. Four Veterans. 3,000 Nautical Miles. 50 Days.

[FREE WEBINAR] How Nonprofits Can Use Crowdfunding to Raise More Money

Nonprofit Tech for Good

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Here Are All The Nonprofit Jobs for April 2019 We Could Find

Wild Apricot

Every month, we compile a list of nonprofit jobs within the United States. Whether you’re looking for a career change or looking to enter the nonprofit space, this list is a helpful way to keep track of nonprofit opportunities in your area

Here Are All The Nonprofit Jobs for May 2019 We Could Find

Wild Apricot

Every month, we compile a list of nonprofit jobs within the United States. Whether you’re looking for a career change or looking to enter the nonprofit space, this list is a helpful way to keep track of nonprofit opportunities in your area

How to Start a 501c4 Organization | 9-Steps Guide

Donorbox

But, did you know that the United States tax code recognizes 29 types of tax-exempt organizations? When you think of a nonprofit, you might imagine a 501c3 charity. A 501c4 organization is one of them.

[WEBINAR] Website & Email Marketing Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

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[FREE WEBINAR] How Nonprofits Can Use Crowdfunding to Raise More Money

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Phone numbers are provided for those in the United States, Canada, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom. <<

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How These Organizations Addressing Food Insecurity Are Going Paperless

TechSoup

Food insecurity is a real and prevalent issue across the United States and the world. One in 10 households in the U.S. experienced food insecurity in 2019. In 2020, with the COVID-19 pandemic wreaking havoc on health and economies, that number grew to almost one in four.

How to Start a Nonprofit in Illinois | 11-Step Guide

Donorbox

The state of Illinois has the sixth largest population in the United States, and that population is highly varied. Chicago is the first place that comes to mind for most people when you mention Illinois. There is more to Illinois than Chicago.

13 Nonprofit Statistics You Never Knew

TechImpact

There are currently 1,409,430 tax exempt nonprofit organization in the United States $316.23 billion was donated to United States based charities in 2012. Total fundraising in the United States increased by 4.9% i nthe United States in 2013. Image courtesy of ok.gov. Let’s be honest, we’re all suckers for numbers.