The Top Nonprofit Social Media Professionals to Follow:
Volunteering, Tech and Thought Leadership
Volunteer Match strengthens communities by making it easier for good people and good causes to connect. The organization offers a variety of online services to support nonprofits and receive millions of visitors a year. They have become the preferred internet recruiting tool for more than 99,000 nonprofit organizations.
HandsOn NetworkInspires, equips and mobilizes people to take action that changes the world. They put people at the center of change and connect them to their power to make a difference because people drive change, passion overcomes obstacles, service bridges and bonds, innovation drives results and servant leadership transforms.
“Our vision is that one day every person will discover their power to make a difference, creating healthy communities and vibrant democracies around the world.”
Points of Light mobilizes people to take action on the causes they care about through innovative programs, events and campaigns. Points of Light is creating a culture of volunteerism, one that celebrates the power of service.
Idealist Is on a mission is to close the gap between intention and action by connecting people, organizations, ideas, and resources.
“We want to live in a world where all people can lead free and dignified lives.”
NTEN Tips, resources, and live webinar coverage about all things nonprofit technology. NTEN is the membership organization of nonprofit professionals who put technology to use for their causes. NTEN helps you do your job better, so you can make the world a better place.
Amy Sample Ward Speaker, author and CEO of NTEN. Dedicated to supporting and educating organizations and change makers in the use of evolving technologies that cultivate and engage communities. She’s focused on real social change and the tech that supports it.
Nonprofit Tech for Good The mission of this Twitter profile is to serve as a portal to all nonprofit organizations. Nonprofit Tech for Good is a leading social and mobile media resource for nonprofit professionals that provides valuable, easy-to-understand information, news, and resources related to nonprofit technology, online communications, and mobile and social fundraising.
Farra Trompeter is the VP at BigDuck and on the Board at NTENorg. She’s passionate about smart communications for nonprofits, fundraising, nonprofit branding and activism. She has led dozens of organizations through major brand overhauls, multichannel campaigns and is a frequent speaker around the country on topics like social media, online fundraising, and donor engagement.
TechSoup is on a mission to connect your nonprofit with tech products and services and learning resources to make informed decisions about technology. Their goal? To ensure every nonprofit and NGO on the planet has the technology resources and knowledge they need to operate at their full potential.
Kivi Leroux Miller is a nonprofit marketing and communications trainer, consultant, and blogger. She is president of Nonprofit Marketing Guide.com and the award-winning author of two books, “The Nonprofit Marketing Guide: High-Impact, Low-Cost Ways to Build Support for Your Good Cause” and “Content Marketing for Nonprofits: A Communications Map for Engaging Your Community, Becoming a Favorite Cause, and Raising More Money.”
John Haydon is a expert on digital marketing and fundraising for nonprofits and is one of the most sought-after digital marketing experts for nonprofits and charities.
Philanthropy The Chronicle of Philanthropy’s is an independent news organization that has been serving leaders, fundraisers, grant makers, and others involved in the philanthropic enterprise for more than 25 years. Sharing news, advice, and commentary on the nonprofit world, they also offer a robust advice section to help nonprofit workers do their jobs as well as one of the biggest listings of career opportunities.
Foundation Center Established in 1956, they are the leading source of information about philanthropy worldwide. Through data, analysis, and training, they connect people who want to change the world to the resources they need to succeed. The Foundation Center maintains the most comprehensive database on U.S. and, increasingly, a robust, accessible knowledge bank for the sector. It also operates research, education, and training programs designed to advance knowledge of philanthropy at every level.
Nonprofit Quarterly offers journalism for the nonprofit sector, covering nonprofit trends, news, democratic activism and philanthropy. Known for its rigor and understanding of nonprofits and philanthropy, it relies on its readership to guide its editorial agenda keeping it a relevant and a trusted source for hundreds of thousands.
Nancy Schwartz is a nonprofit problem solver and coach that helps nonprofits succeed through effective marketing. She offers planning and implementation services to organizations large and small.