Mindful Social Media with Beth Kanter 12/3/12
"Mindful Social Media for the Networked Nonprofit" Workshop with Beth Kanter 12/3/12
The CFMC's Center for Nonprofit Excellence (CNE) is pleased to announce a workshop on the mindful use of social media with blogger, author and social media expert, Beth Kanter. Nonprofits using social media tools in their strategy can strengthen their efforts based on reliable and measurable data from their present practices. This workshop will help nonprofit professionals go beyond just trying to keep up with social media to explore how their organizations can best use social media to advance their mission and impact. Participants will assess current strategies and learn skills and tools to not just survive but thrive.
“Mindful Social Media for the Networked Nonprofit” takes place on Monday, December 3, 2012 from 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM at Hartnell College, 411 Central Ave, CALL Building room 208, Salinas. The cost is $30 per person and includes a copy of, “Measuring the Networked Nonprofit: Using Data to Change the World,” recently published by Beth Kanter and Katie Delahaye Paine. Space is limited. Advance registration is required at: mindfulsocialmedia-eorg.eventbrite.com. Please register by November 18 to receive your copy of the book on December 3. For more information, call 831.375.9712 or visit www.cfmco.org/cne.
Beth Kanter was named one of the most influential women in technology by Fast Company and one of Bloomberg BusinessWeek’s “Voices of Innovation for Social Media.” She is the author of Beth’s Blog and a visiting scholar at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. She is the co-author of “The Networked Nonprofit” and her latest book, was the #1 Best Seller on Amazon.com for Nonprofit Organization and Charities. She speaks throughout the world about how nonprofits can leverage networks and data to support social change.
The CNE at the Community Foundation for Monterey County provides nonprofit organizations with high-quality professional development, information and resources, helping them thrive in the face of economic challenges and rapidly changing operating realities. These activities are made possible in part by a grant from The David and Lucile Packard Foundation.
The Community Foundation for Monterey County has granted over $100 million to nonprofits working towards healthy, safe, vibrant communities. Its mission is to inspire philanthropy and be a catalyst for strengthening communities throughout Monterey County. For information call 831.375.9712, visit www.cfmco.org or stay connected at www.facebook.com/cfmco.