Tag Archives: nonprofits

Now Airing: Nonprofit Stakeout

By: Kristin Clements-Effner, MSW  Training Coordinator/Cofounder One of my obsessions is Food Network.  I can’t seem to get enough (either can my kids who prefer Rachel Ray’s 30 minute meals to Dora the Explorer any day).  There is a new … Continue reading

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Show Me The Money

By:Kristin Clements-Effner, MSW   Training Coordinator/Cofounder We all know of that famous scene in Jerry McGuire where the main characters are screaming, “Show me the money!”  In an indirect way, nonprofits have been screaming this phrase since the beginning of time … Continue reading

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Meet the New PR Department

By: Kristin Clements-Effner, MSW   Training Coordinator/Cofounder Anytime we meet up with a friend the topic often comes around to the topic of WORK.  We either give rave reviews of how much we love our job and how excited we are … Continue reading

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How Easy is it to Get Involved?

Written by: Melissa Noyes Happy Halloween, world changers!  We’re wrapping up our birthday month and our series about our new mission, vision, and values.  Today I’m exploring our last value statement: We believe that clear pathways to engagement make meaningful … Continue reading

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Nonprofits and Technology: Working Smarter

Written by: Melissa Noyes Kristin and I had a great conference call yesterday with Andrea Berry from Idealware.  Idealware provides assistance to nonprofits in all areas of software and technology–social media, donor management systems, volunteer management systems, accounting software etc.  … Continue reading

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Get Your Creative Juices Flowing

By: Kristin Clements-Effner, MSW Training Coordinator/Cofounder As we begin our Fall Training Series, I have been reflecting on the multitude of training programs I have attended in my career.  You can find a training program (or YouTube video) on absolutely … Continue reading

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One Time Volunteering = First Date

By: Kristin Clements-Effner, MSW Training Coordinator/Cofounder One of the most frequent questions we get from nonprofits is how to turn a one time volunteer into a long-term volunteer.  Many people are introduced to the concept of volunteering and to the … Continue reading

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