Social Networking for Nonprofits @ the Carnival

This week’s Carnival of Nonprofit Consultants is up at Giving in a Digital World. Bryan has compiled a great set of posts on how nonprofits can use Facebook, MySpace, OpenSocial, and other social networking tools. Check it out now. On December 3, the Carnival returns stateside to Getting Attention with Nancy Schwartz. Here’s Nancy’s question…

Forget MySpace and Facebook and Try Sites for Boomers?

If the boomers have all the money and time for nonprofits, it seems like getting on social networking sites like TeeBeeDee, Multiply, and Eons would be a much better investment of time for nonprofits seeking new donors through social networks than creating MySpace and Facebook pages. This New York Times article describes several recent rounds…

More Reasons to Do Nonprofit Communications Right

Independent Sector has just released Principles for Good Governance and Ethical Practice, after three years of discussion on the best ways to encourage self-governance and self-regulation in the nonprofit sector. If you receive any foundation funding, you can bet that those funders will insist you adopt these practices and work toward their full implementation. Several…