Helping local nonprofits to learn how to take social media to the next level

By Mary Monroy-Spampinato, Midwest District Operations and Community Manager at Microsoft Yesterday in Chicago the Social Media for Nonprofits conference was held at Columbia College with support from Microsoft. This was the fifth stop in a series of nine conferences for nonprofits across the United States. There were over 200 attendees at the event and…


Social Media Conference Series Off to Successful Start in San Francisco

By Celeste Alleyne, Citizenship Director for the West Region, Microsoft Corporation Yesterday, Social Media for Nonprofits, with support from Microsoft, kicked off its first in a series of Social Media Conferences for nonprofits in the historical War Memorial "green room" in San Francisco, California. As Citizenship Director for the West Region of Microsoft, I was…


Social Media for Nonprofits conference tours the United States

Effective communications most often requires an ability to tell compelling stories that resonate with your audience. Increasingly, Social media enables us to outreach to people from all around the world and engage in the type of conversation that one might normally experience at a dinner table, party, or networking event – leading to engagement, and…