Next in Nonprofits

Next in Nonprofits interviews nonprofit leaders and service providers to keep you up to date with the best ideas in social good. Learn more at nextinnonprofits.com/podcast

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      Appolition with Tiffany Mikell and Kortney Ziegler


      Appolition is a service that “Automatically give(s) your spare change from everyday purchases to help prevent the detrimental impact (of millions of people incarcerated because they cannot afford bail).” Learn more about the issue of mass incarceration, discriminatory practices in bail, and more at National Bail Out. Tiffany Mikell and Dr. Kortney Ziegler are the co-founders of Appolition, and join host Steve Boland to talk about the creation of the platform, building on existing “spare cha...


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      Facebook Pages and Nonprofits with Jon Loomer


      Jon Loomer is the founder of JonLoomer.com, specializing in Facebook ads, marketing and digital reach. Jon provides information, training and consulting services to help organizations improve their Facebook marketing. Jon wrote a post in January 2018 about changes to the Facebook news feed, and how those changes may impact Facebook Pages. Jon’s fun, honest way of imploring all Pages to not “screw this up” by trying to game a system is the focus of this conversation. Honest engagement is imp...


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      Eisner Foundation with Trent Stamp


      Trent Stamp is the CEO of the Eisner Foundation, a family foundation whose mission “…identifies, advocates for, and invests in high-quality and innovative programs that unite multiple generations for the betterment of our communities.” The decision to move to intergenerational capacity building as a focus area has yielded some multiple-bottom line results for the Eisner grantees. Host Steve Boland talks with Trent about long-term outcome results in multiple generation funding, general opera...


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      APM Research Lab with Craig Helmstetter


      Craig Helmstetter is the Managing Partner of APM Research Lab, a new effort from American Public Media with a mission to “foster an engaged democracy by inspiring curiosity, inquiry and discussion through fact-driven, credible research and analysis.” Craig (formerly of Wilder Research ) joins host Steve Boland to talk about nonpartisan, non-biased research and discussion,. how partnering with nonprofit media helps choose topics for research, philanthropic support for this work, earned reve...


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      42m
       

      Social Startup Success with Kathleen Kelly Janus


      Kathleen Kelly Janus is the author of the new book, Social Startup Success. The book focuses on “…best practices for testing ideas, measuring impact, funding experimentation, leading collectively and storytelling with purpose.” Host Steve Boland talks to Kathleen about falling in love with fixing a problem rather than with a specific solution, measuring outputs vs. outcomes, testing and revising programs or interventions, design thinking in problem solving, and more....


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      44m
       2018-01-16

      Autodesk Foundation with Joe Speicher


      Joe Speicher is the Executive Director of the Autodesk Foundation, which “supports the people and organizations using design for positive social and environmental impact.” Autodesk creates design software, and the Autodesk Foundation focuses on “lighthouse” roles in bringing attention to design thinking and projects as well as software donations and related support. Joe talks about the renewed work of the Foundation in design thinking, collaboration with other partners in this space, and t...


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      26m
       2018-01-09

      Kiva and Springboard with Caroline Taiwo


      Caroline Taiwo is the Economic Opportunity Program Director for Springboard for the Arts, whose mission is to “cultivate vibrant communities by connecting artists with the skills, information, and services they need to make a living and a life.” Springboard has recently announced a new partnership with microlending site Kiva to help artists access resources to create sustainable businesses and projects. Caroline talks with host Steve Boland about how borrowed capital can be a part of bui...


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      45m
       2017-12-26

      Community Indicators Consortium with Ruth Hamberg


      Ruth Hamberg is the research associate with the Community Indicators Consortium, which was “organized in the belief that information sharing, collaboration and open dialogue — across geography and disciplines — are key to the advancement of people, the quality of community life and the sustainability of our shared environment.” The Consortium is building new tools and seeing new support from partners such as the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, which began contributing to this work years ago with the...


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      43m
       2017-12-19

      Salesforce.org with Josue Estrada


      Josue Estrada is the Senior Vice President for Marketing and Industry Solutions at Salesforce.org, which “puts the world’s best technology into the hands of nonprofits and schools so they can create more impact.” Josue talked to host Steve Boland live at Dreamforce 2017, the annual Salesforce conference, about the changes and new offerings for charities using the Salesforce solution. The Trailhead training systems, Einstein predictive assistant, gamifying learning and much more are part of ...


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      22m
       2017-12-12

      Classy with Scot Chisholm


      Scot Chisholm is the CEO and Co-Founder of Classy, “the world’s fastest growing fundraising platform for social impact organizations.” Classy offers many tools to support individual donor campaigns, peer-to-peer fundraising, event-based fundraising and more. Scot joins host Steve Boland live from Dreamforce 2017 to talk about the Classy platform, integration to tools like Salesforce.org, and to announce the brand-new “Classy Passport: The First Cross-Currency Fundraising Solution for Nonpro...


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      43m
       2017-12-06