[NEW!] Social Media Readiness Workshop


In this fun, collaborative, and insightful two-hour workshop, authors Jamie Notter and Maddie Grant will analyze your organization through a social media readiness assessment, digging into several principles drawn from their research and their book Humanize. Format: Emailed survey assessment + two hour facilitated workshop, with presentation of assessment results. The social media revolution is here–are you ready?

Community-Driven Social Impact: Presentation, Case Studies, and Workshop

Amy Sample Ward

Workshop. presentation socialbysocial 11ntc community driven social impact nonprofit ntc nten social by social technology workshopLast week was the 2011 Nonprofit Technology Conference and not only did I have the pleasure of presenting a couple sessions, it was also my first NTC as a staffer, as I joined NTEN earlier this month. I had a really wonderful time, and the Community-Driven Social Impact session was terrific!


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Live Workshop: Increase Members with Facebook Ads

Wild Apricot

In our Live Workshop, Shiv Narayanan, Head of Marketing and Sales will explain the importance of using Facebook Ads to grow your organization and take you step-by-step through the process of creating your own

Trainer’s Notebook: Making Accommodations In Workshops

Beth Kanter

Last week I facilitated a workshop in Detroit hosed by Co-Act , a nonprofit collaboration space in Detroit. The workshop was focused on personal resilience and self-care based on my book, The Happy Healthy Nonprofit and was part of series of workshops on resilience. Before the workshop begins, I will greet wheel chair users or participants who have mobility challenges and explain that there will be some moving around and find out what they are comfortable doing.

Applying Design Thinking to Your Organization: New CEO Workshop


In this workshop, participants will use a condensed and simple approach to practice design thinking tools and techniques, such as, customer interviews, ideation, rapid prototype development through an iterative, collaborative process of getting and applying feedback.

2011 MyCharityConnects Conference Workshop: Social Media in 30 Minutes a Day

Amy Sample Ward

presentation Presentations from 2011 howto mcc11 social media workshopDate : June 6, 2011, 10:30 am – 12 pm. Location : Toronto, ON, Canada. Topic : Social Media Success in 30 Minutes Per Day. Description : The world of social media expands every day, supporting all those arguments. and doubts about whether it’s worth the time and energy to get started when. it seems there’s so much to learn first. But, just like all of the other areas of.

Humanize Public Workshop, DC Tuesday 10/16


We are VERY excited to invite you to our very first public workshop. At the workshop, Jamie and Maddie will highlight the most important ideas in Humanize and the survey with insights added by the panel of experts below: Robert H. Join us on Tuesday!! We’re going to have a great discussion with some top execs who have been actively working through some of the concepts we talk about in Humanize, like collaboration, transparency, and social business.

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Thinking about a donor database selection workshop

Robert Weiner

I'm planning a new workshop on selecting donor databases, focusing on the question, "Why is this so friggin' complicated?" Some initial thoughts: The maxim "Fast, cheap, or good -- pick two" is true. You want the technology to be forward-looking but also want to avoid shiny object syndrome. You want to make a reasonably quick decision, but also need to get input and buy-in from stakeholders. You want to think big, but don't want to neglect operational details.

Visual Meeting Facilitation Workshop with David Sibbet

Beth Kanter

Visual Meeting Workshop by David Sibbet and Rachel Smith - Based on Sibbet's book Visual Meetings. The workshop started with a role play of David and Rachel planning the agenda for the workshop, but simulating how you might do this over the Internet and using graphic recording. Later in the workshop, they did a duo of graphic recording – with Rachel using the digital tools and Sibbet drawing on paper with markers.

The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar


ACCP: The Conference features General Sessions, Learning Labs, Workshops, and The Masters’ Series. This year, more than 2,000 of the brightest, boldest and most creative fundraising professionals from every sector of our industry will gather for three energizing days of dynamic keynotes, panels, workshops, networking and more. It's finally here! If you loved our 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar get ready for our new, improved, and updated 2019 calendar!

Nonprofits benefit from business workshop -- dailypress.com

AFP Blog

Nonprofits benefit from business workshop -- dailypress.com: "Nonprofits benefit from business workshop The workshop encouraged nonprofit agencies not to fear ventures that would make money. NEWPORT NEWS - Ann Quinn wasn't sure if she would get much out of a workshop on social enterprise - a growing field that encourages nonprofits to

2011 National Conference On Volunteering and Service: Community Building Workshop

Amy Sample Ward

During the workshop, we will present traditional community organizing principles, campaign mapping methods and case studies. Workshop leaders will offer feedback, and the nonprofit will select a winning strategy. Date : June 7, 2011, 8:30 am – 10 am. Location : New Orleans, LA. Topic : Bringing Community Organizing Into Online Campaigns. Description : Integrating volunteers into online campaigns for requires a great community organizer.

GUIDE: Growing and Sustaining your Volunteer Program


You can do a background check, research their online presence, and even require volunteers to take an intensive workshop or class before coming into contact with your clients. If you need to host a longer training, consider making it a separate workshop that volunteers can take together. If you work at a nonprofit, you know what it feels like to have too much on your plate. You are eager to be as effective as possible, but you can’t do it all by yourself.

Sesame Workshop expands online fundraising efforts

AFP Blog

Sesame Workshop expands online fundraising efforts: "Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organization behind Sesame Street, is expanding its online fundraising efforts. San Diego, Sesame Workshop is seeking to better communicate and connect with donors online about the impact its organization is making on children worldwide, thereby driving.

Reflections from Monterey Community Foundation Workshop

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

As part of my work as Visiting Scholar at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation this year, I’ve been experimenting with a lot of models for workshop delivery and curriculum for social media. This workshop, graciously hosted by the Community Foundation of Monterey County with support from the Packard Foundation, was a two-part session. This workshop, graciously hosted by the Community Foundation of Monterey County with support from the Packard Foundation, was a [.].

Community-Driven Social Impact: Presentation & Workshop at Amplified Leicester

Amy Sample Ward

This morning I had the great pleasure and honor to present at Amplified Leicester about Community-Driven Social Impact, and run a short strategy-building workshop. Workshop. Ideally, you’d run this workshop with your team, organization, community group, etc. Amplified Leicester is managed by the Institute of Creative Technologies, De Montfort University in partnership with the DMU Centre for Social Action and Phoenix Square Digital Media Centre.

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Trainer’s Notebook: The Digital Nonprofit: A Participatory Workshop

Beth Kanter

Last week at the IFC-Asia , I co-designed and facilitated a 90 minute workshop with Marco Kuntze titled “ The Digital NGO: The Journey from Paper to Screen.” There are different ways to design a participatory workshop. We designed a highly interactive workshop based on Jo Wolfe’s “ NGO Digital Maturity Matrix ,” an assessment tool that enables nonprofits to codify mindsets and skill sets required for moving along the path of digital transformation.

WeAreMedia Live Workshop: Reflections

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Flickr Photo: Illustration of Participant's Learning Questions Earlier this month, we piloted the first two-day workshop on social media strategy and tools for NTEN 's WeAreMedia project. I was pleased with workshop, even though it was the first time and that is always difficult because instruction improves with feedback from learners. The content on the wiki has now organized into an instructional format as a two-day face-to-face workshop. My debrief of the two-day workshop.

Here's 28 Reasons Why Your Nonprofit Should Switch to EveryAction


From new feature adoption workshops to advanced CRM trainings, hundreds of recordings, and monthly in-depth webinars, users have access to the resources they need to be successful using the tool. #15. Thousands of nonprofits use EveryAction every day to raise money, manage offline fundraising through pledges and grants, send emails, run nonprofit digital advocacy campaigns, and so much more. If you're not already an EveryAction user, here's 50 reasons to make the switch today. #1.

3 Steps to Getting Your Board More Involved in Fundraising


This is a great opportunity to teach your board about fundraising and workshop their skills. Getting development teams and their nonprofit boards to work in alignment can be challenging. Tensions often arise when both sides start to feel that they aren’t getting the support they need. Fundraisers often lament that board members are shirking their commitment to helping fundraise.

Akilah Institute for Women: Social Media Workshop

Beth Kanter

Akilah workshop. After the ACE leadership training, I had the opportunity to spend a day in Kigali. I volunteered to do a Social Media and Professional Networking workshop for second year students at the Akilah Institute for Women. I got an opportunity to do a workshop with second year students during their IT class. View more presentations from Beth Kanter.

Reflections from Networked Nonprofit Workshop for 300 People

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

This week I lead a full-day workshop for 300 nonprofits and foundations on social media strategy and tactics. The workshop was presented by the Colorado Association of Funders and the Colorado Nonprofit Association and sponsored by Gill Foundation , Gay & Lesbian Fund for Colorado , The Colorado Health Foundation , and The Colorado Trust. From Conversational Keynote To Conversational Workshop. One-day or half-workshops are only one touch point. Colorado Project.

Workshop at BAVC

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Yesterday, I taught a workshop at BAVC (Bay Area Video Coalition) as part of their Nonprofit Institute for New Media Applications. The wiki for the workshop is here. Wendy Levy, BVAC. I'm in the Bay Area for the BlogHer conference which starts today. When I entered te office space, I was greeted by Wendy Levy's dog, who is one of the official greeters! BAVC has a bring your dog to work policy).

Using Social Media Effectively and Powerful Tactics Workshop

Beth Kanter

As part ongoing work as Visiting Scholar at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, I am designing, facilitating, and delivering workshops with Compasspoint. Last week, I had the great pleasure of presenting a one-day workshop with colleagues Holly Minch , JD Lasica , Janet Fouts , and Susan Tenby. The workshop was hosted by Compasspoint and its partner Thrive, The Alliance of Nonprofits for San Mateo County and with the support of the David and Lucile Packard Foundation.

Reflections on the Social Media Lab Workshop

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Over the years, I have developed and refined one-day or half-day workshops on social media strategy and tactics for nonprofits. The add-on to my previous workshops were three "experiment in a box" modules which included Listening , Twitter , and Facebook Fan Pages. I've been delivering technology trainings as a one-woman band since 1994 when I facilitated workshops in how to use email or create web pages. Packard socialmedia-lab-day 1-module 1.

WeAreMedia Livestreaming 09NTC Workshop - Video Tips from the Audience

Connection Cafe

James Young and I gave our first ever WeAreMedia workshop at this year's 2009 Nonprofit Conference on Livestreaming tools. At the end of the workshop, I asked the participants if they would share some newfound tips or ideas on livestreaming to further help share and educate other organizations on how they might best use these tools in creative ways. Specifically, we taught the audience how to use CoverItLive for live blogging and UStream for live online video streaming.

Reflections from Networked Nonprofit Workshop for Latin American NGOs

Beth Kanter

The second day was a networked leadership workshop that focused on how participants could use their personal brands on social in service of the organization’s mission and practical leadership skills training. The workshop was a tango dance between English and Spanish — and it worked! Like I found in London when I taught a similar workshop , the concept of personal brand was not immediately culturally comfortable.

Reflections: Center for Health Leadership Social Media Workshop

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I was honored to be included as one of the instructors for the Center for Health Leadership (CHL) at UC Berkeley 21st Century New Media Training Series, designed for health professionals to learn how to strategically use new media for public health practice and health care. I couldn’t resist the opportunity to facilitate workshops in the context of a leadership program. The Networked Health Organization. View more presentations from Beth Kanter.

Guided Visualizations at a Social Media Strategy Workshop

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

When colleague Dan Cohen told me of his recent experience using guided imagery in a social media workshop, I thought it was definitely valuable to share with others. Ellie thought a moment of serenity in the heat of a very intensive training and cohort-building workshop might be a good idea. Flickr Photo by El Dave.

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Nonprofit Focused Workshops at SXSW Interactive Festival: Join Us!

Beth Kanter

This year SXSW is offering something new: workshops on a wide range of topics from some of the top people in their industry. I’m honored to be involved with the instructional design and delivery of two workshops specifically for nonprofits. The workshops are included in the price of an Interactive, Gold, or Platinum Badge. These workshops will be held at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in state-of-the-art classrooms.

Becoming A Networked Nonprofit Workshop: Reflections from Junior Achievement Worldwide

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Earlier this week I had the opportunity to deliver a half-day training workshop for staff members working at Junior Achievement Offices at their worldwide conference. This workshop is called “ Becoming A Networked Nonprofit: Using Social Media Strategically.&#. This interactive workshop was a wide mix of perspectives – from senior management to education directors to development directors. Becoming A Networked Nonprofit.

Reflections: Social Media and NGO/CSR Workshop in India

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Workshop Ngo Feb 13 View more presentations from Beth Kanter. Finally, I taught two social media strategy workshops for NGO and CSR practitioners before having two days to get a taste of India and then a 24 hour journey home. . You can find my materials and slides on the workshop wiki - CSR and NGO workshops, but always like to do a reflective wrap up post. A big question in this workshop is how can these program incorporate social media effectively?

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Time to Submit a Workshop to the Nonprofit Technology Conference


It's that time of year again when the Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) puts out their call for workshop proposals. Good news! The Conference will be in Washington D.C. next March 23-25, 2017, and we think you should submit ! Technology Conferences nptech Trends Nonprofit

Internet Identity Workshop

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Via an email from Kaliya Hamlin who wants nonprofit technology folks to know about this workshop: Internet Identity Workshop (IIW) Dec 4-6, 2006 Computer History Museum, Mountainview CA She feels it is important for nonprofits to have a in the Internet Identity space: It is going to be an amazing gathering of people and projects all working on innovating what I like to think of as another layer of the web for people.

Nonprofit Social Media Strategy Map Workshop In Silicon Valley

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Last November, I had the pleasure of leading a workshop for a 100 Silicon Valley nonprofit organizations in hosted by Compasspoint and generously supported by the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. The workshop was filled within 24 hours and there was a waiting list. This workshop is mostly small group work and this time I experimented with smaller sized groups - 6 participants versus 8-10. The workshop. Compasspoint View more presentations from Beth Kanter.

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Empower Your Supporters to Host Their Own Events on EveryAction


Watch our feature workshop webinar here. Many nonprofits and campaign organizations regularly empower their supporters to throw their own house parties, host fundraisers, and organize community events. However, it's extremely important that attendee data from those distributed events is synced into the nonprofit's database - for purposes of list-building, fundraising, and targeted follow-ups.

5 Blogging Workshops for Writers, Nonprofits, Entrepreneurs and Artists

Have Fun - Do Good

This month's issue of the Juicy Blogging eNews features an article about taking a blogging break, and announces five blogging workshops I'll be teaching this spring.

Telling Your Story: NetSquared #Storymakers2017 Workshops for Nonprofits

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup's NetSquared meetups will bring local nonprofits free digital storytelling workshops in more than 40 cities between August and October. Naples, Florida: Storymakers 2017 Video Workshop. Mukono, Uganda: Digital Storytelling for Nonprofits Workshop. Birmingham, United Kingdom: Digital Storytelling for Nonprofits Workshop: Storymakers 2017 Event. Here at TechSoup, we're big on stories.

Reflections on Social Media EPIP Workshop

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I just finished up the Social Media Strategy Game workshop with EPIP Chapter leaders. I just finished up the Social Media Strategy Game workshop with EPIP Chapter leaders. EPIP Slides View more presentations from kanter. I feel really inspired! EPIP stands for Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy. The organization's goal is to strengthen the next generation of grantmakers, in order to advance effective social justice philanthropy.

Social Media for Non-Profits - Workshop slides

Wild Apricot

Here are the slides from my Mesh workshop - Social Media for Non-profits. Social Media for Non-Profits Workshop View more presentations from Wild Apricot.( Great opportunity? Colossal waste of time? The answer is YES. read more ).

We Are Media: An NTEN Workshop on Social Media

Robert Weiner

They describe it as follows: This two-day, intensive workshop will immerse you in the world of social media and nonprofits. The fabulous Beth Kanter will lead the workshop, so we’re confident that by the end of the course, you’ll be able to: read more. As part of its We Are Media program, NTEN is offering a 2-day training in San Francisco on how nonprofits can use social media.

8 Organizations to Support this Black History Month


Some programs they’re currently working on include: a diabetes prevention program, policy work on reproductive justice, and workshops focusing on leadership, advocacy, and mental health awareness. February is Black History Month and while there are countless ways to honor and celebrate black history throughout the year, we’re giving you a place to start by highlighting eight nonprofits that are making major waves in their communities.

Technology workshops for nonprofits | Battle Creek Enquirer - www.battlecreekenquirer.com - Battle Creek, Mich.

AFP Blog

Technology workshops for nonprofits | Battle Creek Enquirer - www.battlecreekenquirer.com - Battle Creek, Mich.: Technology workshops for nonprofitsSubmitted by Nonprofit AllianceThrough a partnership with the Michigan Nonprofit Association and expertise of NPower Michigan, the Nonprofit Alliance is pleased to announce a set of technology workshops, geared specifically towards nonprofits.