The Small Act senior team is traveling this week!
We're super jazzed about the 2013 Nonprofit Technology Conference in Minneapolis. For those who are attending, here's where you'll be able to find us. Please stop by and say hi! (And if you tell me you read this blog, you'll make me super happy!)
Thursday, April 11
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Join NTEN's Membership and Publications Directors, Amy Sample Ward and Annaliese Hoehling, for the NTC Welcome Reception. They will be presenting NTEN's Member Awards, the NTENnies! Applaud this year's winners, as voted on by the NTEN community, and start your NTC off with good feeling for your fellow NTENers! (Small Act is sponsoring the opening reception! Our fearless leader, Casey, will take the stage to welcome people to the NTC.)
1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
We <3 Social Data, But What Do We Do With It?
Lots of nonprofits are buying social data, giving them an unprecedented amount of information about individual supporters. But once you have it, what do you do with it? In this session, Danielle Brigida of the National Wildlife Federation, Mark Davis of Blackbaud, and Casey Golden of Small Act will give concrete, actionable examples of how your nonprofit can use social data to inform the way you attract people to your mission, enhance fundraising campaigns, and empower your communities. By analyzing a variety of case studies, they show you how you can start using social data today.
1. How social data can be used to help nonprofits get bigger donations, more frequently 2. How social data can be used to help nonprofits plan more successful fundraising events
3. How social data can be used to empower a nonprofit's online and offline communities
3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Minneapolis Grand Ballroom
NTEN is proud to host one of the most comprehensive exhibit halls in the nonprofit technology sector. This year we have nearly 100 companies and organizations exhibiting.
Small Act will be holding down booth #6, where you can play Minute to Win It for a chance at an Amazon.com gift card, and drop your business card to get free social profiles with our new product, SocialVision.
Saturday, April 14
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Does Social Media Make Cents? An Expert Panel in Social Media Fundraising
Social media has proven to be more than a fad but its role in fundraising is still up for debate. In this spotlight session, industry experts examine the opportunities, challenges, successes and failures of social media as a fundraising channel. This panel features Frank Berry (Blackbaud), Carie Lewis (Humane Society), John Haydon (Inbound Zombie) and our own Casey Golden.
We look forward to seeing you there!