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A Note About Those Notes

For a number of years at the Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC), we have created collaborative notes for each of the sessions. This is a Google Doc that anyone can access and contribute to before, during, or after the session. We have found it adds great value for those who attended and also for folks who, […]
Posted: May 22, 2015
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13NTC Sketchnotes: Secrets of the Content Marketing Sorcerers

Here are my notes from Friday morning’s terrific session led by Kivi Leroux Miller and featuring Robert Rosenthal and Brett Meyer (who’s with ThinkShout; I incorrectly tagged him as an NTENner in these notes – I’ll correct them when I have a free moment).
Posted: April 12, 2013
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Past and Future NTCs

Save the dates for future NTCs: April 12–14, 2023, Denver, CO, Colorado Convention Center March 13–15, 2024, Portland, OR Relive the magic of past NTCs by watching videos, browsing photos, or reviewing collaborative notes. 2021 Collaborative notes 2020 Canceled due to the pandemic. 2019 Agenda Collaborative notes 19NTC Photo Album 19NTC Ignite Presentations and Award videos […]
Posted: July 20, 2021
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June 2021 Equity Update to the Community

One of the principles guiding NTEN is centering our roles around equity. This guidance allows us to remain open to change and improving as we grow alongside our local, regional, and global communities. As we have done previously, periodic updates like this help us stay accountable to the larger community, who may only interact with […]
Posted: June 16, 2021
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Committees

NTEN was formed in 2000 by a diverse group of practitioners, funders, and technologists. We continue to operate with community-centered models that ensure the programs and resources we provide are relevant to and directly benefiting the community. One way we do this is by including community members in our planning and decision-making through committees. The […]
Posted: June 9, 2021
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The Problem of Nonprofit Data and Equity

In early 2020, several longstanding NTEN members and community leaders created the first iteration of the NTEN Equity Guide for Nonprofit Technology. I was privileged to be a part of the endeavor, and it felt both like a capstone experience in my long association with NTEN, as well as the launch point of a new […]
Posted: February 24, 2021
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How to Plan Virtual Fundraising Events

The COVID-19 pandemic forced nonprofits to shift long-planned fundraising events online. But while many nonprofits have deep experience with in-person events, even they quickly learned that virtual events come with unique challenges and considerations. This guide is designed with nonprofit staff in mind, especially those planning a virtual fundraising event for the first time. Download […]
Posted: February 23, 2021
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Download a PDF of the entire guide, including notes for a facilitator. Download Watch an October 29, 2020 community call discussing how the guide was created and how you can use it in your organization. Watch In 2016, NTEN’s board retreat and staff planning meetings included a facilitated activity to identify trend lines into the […]
Posted: September 23, 2020
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Usage of Technology Within Nonprofits

Download a PDF of the entire guide, including notes for a facilitator. Download Watch an October 29, 2020 community call discussing how the guide was created and how you can use it in your organization. Watch Technology touches every aspect of a nonprofit for both staff and constituents, including collecting data and its use, how […]
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Funding for Nonprofit Technology

Download a PDF of the entire guide, including notes for a facilitator. Download Watch an October 29, 2020 community call discussing how the guide was created and how you can use it in your organization. Watch How technology investments are made determines outcomes for staff as well as programs. Who funds technology? The following guidelines […]
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