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How Voting’s Changing in the Digital Age

November 23, 2015

Hey, the Brennan Center for Justice has their boots on the ground and are working hard to ensure that everyone who’s eligible has got the means to vote. I figure that service members and vets risk their lives for us, and to thank ’em, the least we can do is register to vote and then… Read more »

How to Really Ramp Up Your Social Media

November 17, 2015

Hey, I’ve been suggesting for some time now that nonprofits spend more time on social media. One way to do that is to make sure you’re sharing what you’re up to on Facebook and Twitter, and another way to do that is by targeting your content to your audiences with Facebook’s advertising. One org, ActionSprout… Read more »

Women Startup Challenge to Showcase 10 Startups at Microsoft

November 9, 2015

It’s the day of the Women Startup Challenge NYC, where 10 women-led startups will pitch their ventures to a panel of investors at Microsoft in Times Square. The startups are finalists in the Women Startup Challenge, and were chosen from nearly 200 startups across the NE. The sold-out Pitch Competition begins at 6pm with a… Read more »

How You Can Give $500K Back To Vets With A Hashtag

November 5, 2015

Hey, I’m a big supporter of veterans, military families, and the orgs that support ’em. As Veterans Day approaches, the Bob Woodruff Foundation announced that they’ve teamed up with the Love the GIVE campaign to encourage Americans to honor the folks who have served by sharing acts of kindness through social media using the hashtag… Read more »

Giving Back to the Birds

November 2, 2015

Hey, I really believe in what the folks over at Audubon are doing to support birds and wildlife, so the Craig Newmark Philanthropic Fund (CNPF) recently gave $10K to Audubon California and $25K to The National Audubon Society. I recently received a note from Audubon letting me know that the CNPF donation allowed them to… Read more »