Innovation

Volunteer Gig: It’s Hot, can you help? Driving Kids in Austin

How easy is this? Consider helping this amazing cause out today, they are right here in Austin, TX and need your help. “I teach a free ESL class for immigrant kids, which is open to children from about 39 countries.  The teaching is free, and I give them all their school supplies, and every time they come to class I ...

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Do Non Profits Make Video? HELL YES

EDITORS NOTE: Taken from my post here. What’s the top thing you can do this year to engage your constituents? Both online and off? Quick, what springs to mind? Well I’m here to tell you that it should be video. If you are going to do one new thing in 2010 to help get the word out about your organization’s ...

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NTC Re-Cap

Hey Gang, I recently attended the Non Profit Technology Conference (NTC) in Atlanta GA. I had an amazing time learning and growing with my fellow NTC friends. I was also lucky enough to present on two panels. Results here: http://search.twitter.com/search?q=%2310ntc.wives Results here: http://search.twitter.com/search?q=%23bestntcpanelever More personal notes here: http://docs.google.com/leaf?id=0B9VF2B3gqZmZZTVhYzIyYWItYmNmMS00MGI2LTgxNmMtOGZmM2VhZmY0ZGU0&sort=name&layout=list&num=50 NTC truly is one of those conference that can not only change ...

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SXSW Crowdsourcing Re-Cap

Hey All, I had an amazing time on a panel yesterday with Kari, Amy Sample, Beth and Holly. This is just a quick post to talk about my top three takeaways from the brilliant crowd that showed up yesterday (we packed the house BTW..yay NPO’s at SXSW!). 1) Start small. Start by crowdsourcing a T-Shirt contest. Use voting for the ...

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