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Philanthropy

28 Days of Black Nonprofit Leaders: Emmett Carson

In honor of Black History Month, this blog will highlight 28 black nonprofit leaders who are working to make our world a better and more hopeful place for generations to come.

By Rosetta Thurman | Feb. 5, 2010
 
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Technology & Design

The Effects of Joining the Conversation

Best practices for organizations to utilize social media more effectively in order to join important conversations online.

By Amy Sample Ward | Feb. 4, 2010
 
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A Conscientious Cleaning Service on A Mission

A look at an ad campaign that is empowering immigrant women.

By Loreal Lynch | 5 | Feb. 4, 2010
 
SSIR blogger Regina Ridley joined the Stanford Social Innovation Review in 2006 as publishing director.

Nonprofits

Bay Area Social Entrepreneurs Talk Funding

A Bay Area gathering for nonprofits encourages discussion on collective challenges and opportunities, especially in the realm of funding and budgeting.

By Regina Ridley | Feb. 3, 2010
 
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Arts

28 Days of Black Nonprofit Leaders: Erica Hunt

In honor of Black History Month, this blog will highlight 28 black nonprofit leaders who are working to make our world a better and more hopeful place for generations to come.

By Rosetta Thurman | Feb. 3, 2010
 
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Stop What You Are Doing Right Now and Donate to Idealist.org

We can’t let Idealist go down like this. We need them. And now, they need us.

By Rosetta Thurman | Feb. 1, 2010
 
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Haiti Relief Underscores Deeper Needs

The recent Haiti earthquake and relief show that funders are not willing to make the significant investments needed to support nonprofits.

By Todd Cohen | Feb. 1, 2010
 
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Privacy (Still) Matters

Is privacy an "old people's issue" or increasingly more about civil liberties in the 21st century?

By Marcia Stepanek | 2 | Jan. 29, 2010
 

Technology & Design

Internet Exchange Rates

New media broadened exposure, but greater passivity reduced the currency unit of each view. How do we understand those units?

By Scott E. Hartley | 1 | Jan. 29, 2010
 
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Nonprofit Management

The Nonprofit Institutional Dilemma and More on the Future of Infrastructure Organizations

What does the future hold for nonprofit infrastructure groups?

By Rosetta Thurman | Jan. 28, 2010