Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 12

Recap: Twitter #GivingTuesdayMyths Chat Hosted by Salesforce Foundation


Yesterday Allison Fine and I participated in a chat hosted by the Salesforce Foundation and moderated by Emily Goodstein on the topic “GivingTuesday Myths.”  I have to say that the best thing shared was from Rob Cottingham who illustrated a key point about the importance of building relationship and engagement!… Read More

Sexual Assault: Resources for Families and Tips for Self-Care

Guest Post

Note from Beth:  When United Way Worldwide colleague Neil Parekh shared this piece earlier this week, I asked if he would publish as a guest post on my blog.  I know it was a difficult piece for Neil to write and appreciate him sharing this..

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Modern Wellbeing: Infographic from Kaleido Insights

AI4Good, Happy Healthy Nonprofit

This infographic is titled “Modern Wellbeing” was  created by Jeremiah Owyang and his business partner Jessica Groopman from Kaleido Insights. The infographic synthesizes an extensive research project to look at the intersection of health, wellbeing, and technology.

I first met Jeremiah in 2005 through the blogosphere and the early days of social media. … Read More

AI for Nonprofits and Social Good: Link Roundup

AI4Good, Bots

Allison Fine and I have been actively researching and writing about AI for Social Good and Nonprofits with an eye towards our next book. Most recently, we co-wrote an  op-ed for the Chronicle of Philanthropy on the age of automation and it implications for fundraisers. … Read More

GivingTuesday India Kicks Off the Global Giving Season


In the US,  GivingTuesday is after Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday and marks the start of the year-end giving.  But GivingTuesday is not limited to the United States, it has caught fire over the past 7 years to become a global movement, with over 43 countries joining.… Read More