Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 235

America’s Giving Challenge 2009 Assessment and Reflection Paper

Philanthropy

Allison Fine and I, along with my Zoetica colleague Geoff Livingston have completed the  assessment and reflection paper for 2009 America’s Giving Challenge for the Case Foundation.   This is Case Foundation’s second online competition that encouraged people to leverage their social networks to raise money and awareness and recruit supporters for the causes they care about most. … Read More

Cognitive Surplus: Creativity and Generosity in a Connected Age

Books

Unlike fellow nonprofit book nerd, Rosetta Thurman,  I am way behind on my nonprofit book summer reading list.    My blog is the July 15th stop on Clay Shirky’s virtual book tour for his recently published book, Cognitive Surplus: Creativity and Generosity in A Connected Age. … Read More

How Can Volunteer Coordinators Help Their Organizations Become Networked Nonprofits?

Guest Post, Networked Nonprofit

Swedish-Lesson – (Photo: International Federation of Red Cross/Hakan Flank/VolunteerMatch)

Note from Beth: Last month, we did a Networked Nonprofit session at the National Conference on Volunteering and Service.  Robert J. Rosenthal, Director of Communications for VolunteerMatch was a participant.   He offered to write a guest post.

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Social Media Lab: How To Become A Networked Nonprofit

Networked Nonprofit, Training Design

View more presentations from Beth Kanter.

As Visiting Scholar in Nonprofits and Social Media at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation,  I am coaching grantee organizations and leading workshops and peer trainings on how to become a  Networked Nonprofit.  … Read More

Using Social Media To Accomplish More With Less

Housekeeping

I don't have time for social media

Join me on Tuesday, July 13th at 1 PM EST/1o am PST for a webinar hosted by Networked for Good “Using Social Media to Accomplish More with Less.”    It’s free and three lucky participants will win a copy of the book. … Read More