Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 7

Spotting the Human Side of Data at DoGoodData Conference

Data

Last week, I attended and presented at the DoGoodData Conference in Chicago.   The conference is expertly curated by Andrew Means who has shaped the agenda and speakers into an incredible learning experience for both the human and technical sides of data of for good.    … Read More

DoGoodData Conference: Live Long and Prosper with Data for Good!

Data, Measurement

Last week I attended the DoGoodData Conference in Chicago where I learned an incredible amount about the human side of data – themes like data visualization, data informed culture, using data for impact, and more.… Read More

Transforming Nonprofit Staff Into Champions on Social

Organizational Culture


Today I presented on a “featured session” at the United Way Community Leaders Conference in Grapevine, Texas.  The conference theme was “Working Together in the Era of the Individual.”   I facilitated an interactive featured session on why and how leaders should be engaged on social as well as other insiders (employees, board, and volunteers).… Read More

Nepal Earthquake Roundup: Emergency Fundraising Attention Cycle

Fundraising

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PLEASE MAKE A RECURRING GIFT:   I’ve donated to the GlobalGiving Earthquake Fund – the money will go to a vetted network of NGOS – and they have a donor who is matching all recurring gifts.  Even if you made a donation, consider making a recurring gift which will be matched and assure that funding will be there when most needed.  

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Please Donate to Help Nepal’s Earthquake Victims Now

Fundraising

The devastating earthquake in Nepal has killed more than 2,400 people and injured about 5,900, residents so far (as reported in the NY Times on Sunday).  Please donate to help Nepal’s Earthquake Victims now.

On Saturday morning, I got a news alert on my mobile phone that there had been a devastating 7.9 earthquake in Nepal.  … Read More