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Want to Turn Facebook Fans into Active Supporters?

Want to Turn Facebook Fans into Active Supporters?

Posted by Karen Uffelman at Aug 22, 2012 12:55 PM |

Wouldn't it be dreamy if you could run signature-gathering campaigns, pledge drives, and event registrations in Facebook AND track it all in your CRM? Now you can. Meet ActionSprout, a new Facebook app from Groundwire alums Drew Bernard and Shawn Kemp that makes all your geeky Facebook engagement dreams come true.

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I don't know why you say goodbye, we say hello! Hello, Hello!

I don't know why you say goodbye, we say hello! Hello, Hello!

Posted by Karen Uffelman at Aug 22, 2012 12:52 PM |

We welcome three new members to the Groundwire Alumni club, and five new members to the Groundwire team.

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GW Engagement Survey Section Four: Action Opportunities

Groundwire Engagement Survey, Section Four: Action Opportunities

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GW Engagement Benchmarking Survey: Intro and Section One

Intro to our DIY Engagement Benchmarking Survey and section one of ten.

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After 15 years, Groundwire's Jon Stahl says goodbye

After 15 years, Groundwire's Jon Stahl says goodbye

Posted by Karen Uffelman at Jun 13, 2011 09:00 AM |

After years of working on behalf of the environment as a capacity-building consultant, Jon Stahl is leaving Groundwire to get his Master of Public Administration at the Evans School.

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50 Donors in 50 Days: KAHEA

50 Donors in 50 Days: KAHEA

With a clear value proposition expressed to an audience already well-cultivated, a specific, transparent campaign goal, and best practices for their online appeal -- the Hawaiian-environmental alliance KAHEA raised 300% more in year-end giving from individual donors in 2010 than they did for the same appeal in 2009.

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Idaho Conservation League works the Engagement Pyramid

Idaho Conservation League works the Engagement Pyramid

Idaho has great mountains and, as it turns out, a great pyramid, too. Idaho Conservation League's staff have been busy using an engagement pyramid that we helped them develop earlier this year.

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Liquor Locator: A Service to Help a Campaign

Liquor Locator: A Service to Help a Campaign

What do initiative campaigns, iPhone apps, and your cocktail shopping list have in common? Yep, you guessed it: the Washington State Liquor Locator! Rob LaRubbio (Groundwire friend and application developer extraordinaire) has built this great, free application in support of the No campaigns for I-1100 and I-1105.

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How Foundations Can Engage Online

How Foundations Can Engage Online

A few smart ways that funders can engage online and have an impact.

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What Is Your Engagement Superpower?

What Is Your Engagement Superpower?

When we talk about value proposition at Groundwire, what we are really asking is, What is your superpower?

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