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Online Giving

Haiti Relief Shows Digital Giving’s Potential

The massive charitable response to the devastation in Haiti should be a wake-up call for the charitable marketplace.

By Todd Cohen | 4 | Jan. 25, 2010
 
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Nonprofits

Five New Nonprofit Voices to Follow

Five new, young blog voices from the nonprofit sector.

By Rosetta Thurman | 2 | Jan. 25, 2010
 

Philanthropy

Don’t Give Money to Haiti Now

Instead of sending the money all at once, donors should create a plan to stagger and guarantee funding for years to come.

By Perla Ni | 36 | Jan. 18, 2010
 

Measuring Social Impact

We’re Lost But Making Good Time

How can we make sure nonprofits are accountable for real outcomes?

By Mario Morino | 3 | Jan. 18, 2010
 
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Social Entrepreneurship

Three Social Entrepreneurs Sell Shares in Selves to Scale

Three young social entrepreneurs offer future income in exchange for support to scale.

By Marcia Stepanek | 4 | Jan. 14, 2010
 

Technology & Design

Redefining Marketing and Media

Changes in social media and how it alters marketing and fundraising:

By Bea Pang | Jan. 13, 2010
 
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Fundraising

Social Media Fundraising: Power of Individuals

Organizations should recognize the need for being “real” online and can honor that by being proactive in online relationships.

By Amy Sample Ward | Jan. 6, 2010
 
SSIR blogger Sean Stannard-Stockton is CEO of Tactical Philanthropy Advisors. Strategic Philanthropy

Nonprofits

The Social Impact Exchange

The Social Impact Exchange is a new effort designed as a focal point for studying and implementing expansions of social purpose organizations.

By Sean Stannard-Stockton | 1 | Dec. 30, 2009
 
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Interview

An Example of Strategic Mergers in the Nonprofit Sector: Arizona Children’s Association

An interview with the CEO of Arizona Children's Association on the organization's merger strategy.

By Jean Butzen | Dec. 12, 2009
 
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Technology & Design

‘Tis the Season to Be Online

Web tools are available to empower those firms creative enough to use them collaboratively.

By Scott E. Hartley | Dec. 10, 2009