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Four Ways to Better Involve Your Company In Charitable Activities
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Four Ways to Better Involve Your Company In Charitable Activities

I was inspired to get more involved in the world at large. You should do the same.
Ivan Misner
6 Ways to Do Well by Doing Good
Doing Good

6 Ways to Do Well by Doing Good

Being a leader nowadays is more than just turning in profits and attracting great talent.
Zach Cutler
How the Ice Bucket Challenge Exemplifies Viral-Marketing Serendipity
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How the Ice Bucket Challenge Exemplifies Viral-Marketing Serendipity

No one knew daring people to dump cold water on each other would go viral, so don't be afraid to try your crazy marketing idea.
Robert Tuchman
Looking to Freeze Out Others, ALS Association Wants to Trademark the 'Ice Bucket Challenge'
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Looking to Freeze Out Others, ALS Association Wants to Trademark the 'Ice Bucket Challenge'

If they succeed, the non-profit could use the registration to block other charities from capitalizing on the viral campaign.
Laura Entis
Soon, Everyone in Silicon Valley Might Be Dousing Themselves in Ice Water
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Soon, Everyone in Silicon Valley Might Be Dousing Themselves in Ice Water

Tech execs including Mark Zuckerberg, Satya Nadella and Dick Costolo have each poured buckets of ice water over their heads in the name of wiping out ALS.
Geoff Weiss
Orphaned and Homeless, How This Self-Taught Techie Founded a Multi-Million Dollar Empire
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Orphaned and Homeless, How This Self-Taught Techie Founded a Multi-Million Dollar Empire

Jason Wolfe's leading e-tail venture, GiftCards.com, took shape while he was living in his car and teaching himself to code with books checked out of the library.
Geoff Weiss
Contribute to the Greater Good by Taking These 3 Easy Initiatives
Doing Good

Contribute to the Greater Good by Taking These 3 Easy Initiatives

You don't have to do it all to make it worth the effort. Take these steps toward being a more socially-conscious entrepreneur.
Adam Toren
Why the Right Board of Directors is Critical to Your Nonprofit's Success
Startup Kit

Why the Right Board of Directors is Critical to Your Nonprofit's Success

Having a board of directors is required for all non-profits. Here's how to create one that will help your non-profit flourish.
The Tool Your Nonprofit Needs the Most
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The Tool Your Nonprofit Needs the Most

After your nonprofit is up and running, a strategic plan will help you keep it in business and moving forward.
CrowdRise, Ed Norton's Charitable Social Network, Raises $23 Million
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CrowdRise, Ed Norton's Charitable Social Network, Raises $23 Million

CrowdRise, a for-profit site founded by the 'Fight Club' star that fuses social networking with charitable activism, raised $23 million in its latest fundraising round.
Geoff Weiss
8 Steps to Take Before Opening the Doors of Your Nonprofit
Startup Kit

8 Steps to Take Before Opening the Doors of Your Nonprofit

Before you can start the hard word of raising money for your mission, there are a few things you need to put in place to help guarantee your nonprofit's success.
6 Fundraising Success Strategies For Your Nonprofit
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6 Fundraising Success Strategies For Your Nonprofit

Explore these six ways to generate money from individuals and groups in order to make your non-profit organization a success.
Your Nonprofit Needs These 5 Types of Donors
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Your Nonprofit Needs These 5 Types of Donors

You've got to bring in the money if you want to achieve your mission. Here are five financial sources you should consider.