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Introduction to Social Media & Fundraising

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Meeting Description:

Are you interested in learning how your organization can use social media to raise money? Maybe you’re skeptical about whether this is something you should spend your time on? Perhaps this is a fad that will be gone next year, just in time to learn another new tool. Attend this webinar and learn more about social media and how other organizations are using Facebook, Twitter, and blogging to not only raise awareness of their organization, but to raise money.

Kami Griffiths will interview John Haydon and Chris Garrett to hear several examples of how nonprofits and libraries have benefited from integrating social media into their communications and fundraising plans. Discover how these tools can help you identify supporters and turn them into funders.

This webinar is for people who are beginning to explore social media and have questions on how to get started.

Details
Date: Thu, Jul 30, 2009
Time: 08:00 AM PDT
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Kami Griffiths
 Presenter Information
John Haydon
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John Haydon is a social media strategy consultant in Boston and the publisher and founder of the Web site corporatedollar.org, which offers marketing advice to small nonprofit groups. Mr. Haydon is also the author of a recently released electronic book, Twitter Jump Start: The Complete Guide for Small Nonprofits.


Chris Garrett
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Chris Garrett is a professional blogger, Internet Marketing Consultant, new media industry commentator, writer, coach, speaker, trainer, and Web geek. He was also a founding member of Performancing. You might know him from his past writing for such sites as ASPToday, ASPAlliance, Threadwatch, or more recently, ProBlogger, The Blog Herald, FreelanceSwitch, Cogniview, and CopyBlogger.


Kami Griffiths
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Originally from Minnesota, Kami has worked in Minneapolis, San Francisco, Boston, and New York. Her nonprofit background includes working for Global Exchange in San Francisco as a graphic designer, for the City of New York Parks & Recreation where she managed 27 public access computing centers, and more recently joined TechSoup where she holds local and international trainings, delivers online seminars, and conducts interviews for the MaintainIT Project.