We interviewed Elizabeth Cushing, the President of Playworks about how they have built a model of healthy play to schools at scale. As a part of the journey they have innovated, creating earned revenue streams through the Playworks programs and open models with Recess Lab.
The Chief Innovation Officer, Asha Curran shares the story of how the 92nd Street Y created the epic day of #GivingTuesday. This day of giving follows Black Friday and Cyber Monday in the US and has been adopted on various days across the globe. In 2017 it raised over $300M and there is no way it would have grown to this level if the 92nd Street Y hadn't done one critical thing when they designed it...
Gary Bagley, Executive Director of New York Cares shares how the organization is on track to raise its 2 millionth winter coat for homeless New Yorkers. How they use text messaging and other technologies to improve volunteering engagement. We also discuss how they've built a strong young professional's board called Rising Leaders that are contributing big dollars and impact to the organization.
Facebook's donation tool charges 0% and has raised hundreds of millions for nonprofits that know how to use it. Digital fundraising strategist, Julia Campbell walks us through how your organization can use this powerful platform.
A case study of how Teach For America implemented a digital strategy across the organization. This case study goes through the process that Peter Petralia, Partner at Modern Craft led. We learn the key elements involved in steering an organization of this size.
We interview Lisa Boyd, Senior Manager of Social Impact at Lyft. This ridesharing company is setting a standard for social impact that includes the largest carbon offset programs in history, direct donations and offering free "relief rides" that make a difference for thousands.
Acclaimed author, marketer, and teacher, Seth Godin shares his insight into nonprofit strategy. Thinking around using status, tension and slow growth over time to build organizations are just some of the thoughts shared in our 100th podcast!