Started 2015-04-14T23:00:00ZTuesday, April 14, 2015 at 11:00PM UTC, lasted for about 24 hours
Microvolunteering Day promotes awareness of the microvolunteering concept and how it can enable worthy causes and individuals to better the world via bite-sized actions, sometimes in as little as 10 minutes.
Find a cause you care about and a few spare moments in your life. Benefit nonprofits via actions that... (continued)
Wed, Apr 08, 2015 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Summary: Obtaining grant funding from foundations, corporations, and public agencies is a competitive process. Before beginning a lengthy proposal, applicants must carefully assess their alignment with grantor guidelines, interests, and funding priorities. Otherwise, the endeavor will force an... (continued)
Are computers more important than changing lives and changing circumstances in our communities? Is the mission of IBM more important than the missions of the social sector? If actions speak louder than words, the answers to these rhetorical questions are yes, based on the actions of social sector leaders and their supporters. The... (continued)
New Technology Solutions That Every Non-Profit Should Be Using
Life as a non-profit organization (NPO) is not easy. With limited resources for leading edge software and technology, NPO’s must constantly make small, incremental steps to improve their operations, while retaining cohesion with their... (continued)
Wed, Nov 12, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Does your mission statement differentiate your nonprofit clearly and concisely? Could it describe any of several other organizations? If you're clear about your value to your community, stakeholders and/or cause, why bother to “wordsmith” your mission statement? The answers to these questions can make the difference between sustainable... (continued)
Wed, Nov 05, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Philanthropy has been undergoing a classic paradigm-shift—i.e., a total transformation of its vocabulary, conceptualization, rhetoric, infrastructure and modes of operation—since the late '90s, driven by computers and the Internet, new demographics of wealth, and the globalization of the American high-tech economy. This... (continued)
It's back! After a few months off, Writing Wednesdays has rebooted and transformed into a sleeker, more accessible nugget.
The monthly podcasts are now released one Wednesday each month. And at only 10-20 minutes long, they easily fit into a lunch break or commute.
Writing Wednesdays are... (continued)
Started 2014-06-11T19:00:00ZWednesday, June 11, 2014 at 07:00PM UTC, lasted for about 1 hour
This webinar is designed to help nonprofits identify funding options and resources to finance their social venture efforts. A panel of fundraising experts and practitioners will discuss the ins and outs of social venture fundraising, including:
- Types of funding available to nonprofit social enterprises -... (continued)
In recent times, technology has completely revolutionized the way nonprofits can raise money and engage with their supporters.
Mobile Fundraising is a HUGE Opportunity for Nonprofit Organizations
There are now 1 BILLION smart phones on the planet!
Mobile fundraising allows us to reach people at... (continued)
Started 2014-02-19T18:00:00ZWednesday, February 19, 2014 at 06:00PM UTC, lasted for about 1 hour
Donors want to pay for programs. Most donors do not want to pay for everything you need behind the scenes to make sure money raised is responsibly spent to advance the organization's mission. How then do you raise money for administrative staff, office rent, insurance, computers, software, furniture and... (continued)
You've heard it said that you must keep your overhead low to appeal to donors and to be competitive. What if too low overhead is actually keeping your from doing great work? This article provides a series of steps on how to find and defend an overhead rate that works for your nonprofit. When it comes to overhead, one size overhead does not fit all.
Want to learn how to keep your donors? Here's a sample of my e-course on how to do just that! This sample talks about how to start keeping your donors. To read more about how to keep your donors, please go here: http://wildwomanfundraising.com/product/secrets-of-keeping-your-donors/
I'm a Western Pennsylvania dad trying to build a stronger community through community talent sharing and appreciation.
As an Information Technology professional with skills improving small businesses and non-profit operations, I try to use simple tools and common and open-source services. Sharing my skills to train people to help themselves, especially in my... (continued)
Background: Bob Vieno started this company in 1970 (39 years ago). He has trained thousands of companies throughout the United States and Canada. Years ago Bob was a TV announcer, Radio General Manager and on air personality. He was a NASCAR announcer and recorded "Ghost Riders in the Sky" as a country music singer. Services provided: We develop and teach customized... (continued)
Background: Services provided: ‚Ä¢Executive and Leadership Coaching and Development‚Ä¢Strategic Marketing, Organizational Design & Development, & Corporate Destiny‚Ä¢Diversity, Inclusivity, & Team Development‚Ä¢Expatriation, Repatriation & Cross-Cultural Understanding‚Ä¢Harnessing the Creativity and Innovation of Business Artists‚Ñ¢Summary description of business... (continued)
Background: Services provided: Summary description of Diversified Risk Management, Inc. is a nationwide provider of corporate investigation and internal risk mitigation consulting services. DRM, Inc. assists employers and the law firms that represent them in identifying, preventing, mitigating and responding to risks through a comprehensive and... (continued)
Background: Geek Choice was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Boston, MA. It has grown from a small business to a nationwide company. Geek Choice is MicroSoft Gold Certified and a Better Business Bureau member. Geek Choice opened its first franchise in 2007.Geek Choice focuses on the customer and their needs, devoting attention to detail to ensure the highest... (continued)
Background: Three key activities occur within all non-profit organization. First and paramount are the programs which focus on your mission. These programs are the reason your organization exist in the first place. Second is fundraising. Fundraising activities provide the means to carry out your programs.And then there are the various back-office support activities... (continued)
Background: Vertex Systems has provided nonprofit software support and solutions for 30 years, to over 400 organizations throughout the United States. We create information technology systems specifically for social services agencies that help those with disabilities. Services provided: Vertex creates software solutions for nonprofit agencies that serve those with... (continued)
Background: Little Green Light was created during the years 2007-2009 and launched in April 2009 by brothers Chris and Nick Bicknell to help non-profits spend less time managing data and more time raising money.LGL was designed by Chris, who has many years of fundraising experience as a consultant, director of development, and volunteer. Chris built his first... (continued)
Background: For 16 years Antharia has been serving the nonprofit community. From content management to award winning design, we are here to help your organization. Founded by sought after speaker and author Ms. Jordan Dossett, Antharia serves exclusively the nonprofit organizations. Services provided: Powerful solutions for nonprofit organizations. Antharia is... (continued)