Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 60

VolunteerMatch: How Real-Time Data Visualization and Learning Improves Impact

Measurement, Visual

 

Last week, I had the pleasure of doing a Brown Bag Lunch Book Talk for Measuring the Networked Nonprofit hosted by VolunteerMatch at their offices. After the session, I sat down with VolunteerMatch’s President Greg Baldwin to learn more about how they use data, measurement, and learning to measure and improve impact.… Read More

Does Your Nonprofit Need Some Data Therapy?

Visual

Earlier this week, I participated in a  meeting hosted by the Knight Foundation that brought together a small group of  amazing thinkers in Silicon Valley — nonprofits, for-profits, activists, bloggers, and others interested in technology for civic engagement that builds connections between residents and our governments.    … Read More

Some Reflections about Social Data in the Cloud from the Social Innovation Summit 2012

Conferences

For the past two days,  I’ve been attending (and also a speaker) at The Social Innovation Summit,  a private, invitation-only forum that explores the frontiers of social innovation.   The audience includes top corporate CSR executives, venture capital investors, government leaders, foundations, nonprofits, and social entrepreneurs.  … Read More

GiveMN 2012 Giving Day by the Numbers

Fundraising

Note From Beth: I’m a huge fan of  Giving Days because they raise the awareness, engagement, and donations to nonprofits and being generous.     Last week,  we watched as a national day of giving and awareness campaign for “Giving Tuesday” unfold and spur spikes in donations.  

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Renew The Heart & Soul of your Non-Profit for a Chance To Win $10,000

Promotions

Note from Beth: Last year John Haydon reached out about a special project he was working on for the CTK Foundation that was providing some resources and financial support for nonprofits.   This year,  John is working with them again and they’ve up the amount of resources.      

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