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And the award goes to...ACE!

ACE—the Alliance for Climate Education—wins this year's Connector Award for Engagement Leadership!

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Running Auctions Just Got Easier

Running Auctions Just Got Easier

Posted by ericm at Apr 10, 2012 09:05 AM |
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At Groundwire we are always looking for ways to simplify technology. We know running auctions for nonprofits requires juggling a lot of constantly changing information. That's why we built Auctions for Salesforce and why we just released version 3.0 with even more to offer your overworked fundraising team.

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GiveBIG is May 2! Let's rally.

GiveBIG is May 2! Let's rally.

Posted by sfreedman at Apr 10, 2012 07:35 AM |
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We are gearing up for year two! GiveBIG will be on Wednesday, May 2. Please mark your calendars and rally Groundwire supporters! The more we raise on May 2 through the GiveBIG Challenge, the more of the “stretch pool” Groundwire receives.

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6 Tips For Crafting Year-End Stories

6 Tips For Crafting Year-End Stories

Posted by sfreedman at Nov 20, 2011 12:15 PM |

So, you want to be a storyteller. Six tips to help you craft stories for impact.

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Our Connector Award Event and Fall Campaign! 3:1 Match for First-timers!

Our Connector Award Event and Fall Campaign! 3:1 Match for First-timers!

Posted by sfreedman at Nov 08, 2011 10:55 AM |

Join us tomorrow night for our Connector Award Event. Can't make the event? Get your gift matched today. 3:1 match for first-time donors!

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One Organization. One System for Donor Information.

One Organization. One System for Donor Information.

Posted by tiffany at Aug 17, 2011 02:55 PM |

Keeping all your donor information in one place is essential to good relationship building and good fundraising.

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Lisa Simpson for Nonprofits: A Summary

Lisa Simpson for Nonprofits: A Summary

Posted by sfreedman at Jul 21, 2011 10:25 AM |

Key take-aways from the eBook Lisa Simpson for Nonprofits: What Science Can Teach You About Fundraising, Marketing and Making Social Change by Network for Good and Sea Change Strategies.

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Meet Julie Cantrell, our new fundraising intern

Meet Julie Cantrell, our new fundraising intern

Posted by sfreedman at Jul 20, 2011 12:00 PM |
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Q and A with our new intern, Julie.

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You GaveBIG!

You GaveBIG!

Posted by sfreedman at Jun 24, 2011 03:55 PM |
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In the biggest single day of charitable giving in King County history, more than 18,800 donations totaling 3.5 million were made to 900 local nonprofits. We set a goal for $15,000 for the day, and were thrilled to beat it, coming in at $22,000.

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We talk to The Seattle Foundation about GiveBIG, coming June 23!

We talk to The Seattle Foundation about GiveBIG, coming June 23!

Posted by sfreedman at Jun 12, 2011 09:00 AM |
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GiveBIG is just one week away! This is the first online giving event of its kind in Seattle. Our Director of Development Tiffany Devoy asked The Seattle Foundation’s Grantmaking & Community Leadership Associate, Allison Eltrich, to share a little bit more about GiveBIG.

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On June 23, Give Big and Get More!

On June 23, Give Big and Get More!

Posted by sfreedman at May 24, 2011 11:15 AM |
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Donate to Groundwire on June 23 and the Seattle Foundation will stretch your money.

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Speed Geek 2011:Thanks for coming!

Speed Geek 2011:Thanks for coming!

Posted by sfreedman at Apr 12, 2011 03:15 PM |

Here's to another successful Speed Geek! This is always a favorite event and this year was another awesome round. Thanks to all who attended this year's Speed Geek and to our sponsors.

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Environmental Working Group: Building Online Community

Posted by sfreedman at Mar 21, 2011 05:55 PM |

Environmental Working Group went from 6000 email subscribers to over 1 million in just four years. What you can learn from their success.

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50 Donors in 50 Days: KAHEA

50 Donors in 50 Days: KAHEA

Posted by kuffelman at Mar 21, 2011 05:30 PM |

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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Like Literally, the World.

Like Literally, the World.

Posted by sfreedman at Dec 29, 2010 08:26 AM |

We are in the final days of our year-end fundraising campaign and your contribution would mean the world to us.

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Support Our Gorgeous Little Planet

Support Our Gorgeous Little Planet

Posted by sfreedman at Dec 14, 2010 04:20 PM |

Your one donation today helps hundreds of the country’s leading environmental groups use online technology to get more people educated, inspired and mobilized to save this gorgeous little planet of ours.

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2010 Holiday Gift Guide: For the hippies, hipsters and hillbillies you love

Posted by sfreedman at Dec 08, 2010 03:05 PM |

Groundwire's 2010 Gift Guide is here, featuring Groundwire clients and friends. You can feel good about giving every single gift on this list.

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A Little Thing We Like To Call The Internet

A Little Thing We Like To Call The Internet

Posted by sfreedman at Oct 12, 2010 10:35 AM |

For 15 years, we’ve helped environmental groups use the internet to build relationships. In the mid 90s, we started by hooking groups up to a little thing we like to call the internet, and 15 years later, we're doing a whole lot more.

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15 Reasons to Join Us for our 15th Anniversary Celebration

15 Reasons to Join Us for our 15th Anniversary Celebration

Posted by sfreedman at Sep 24, 2010 10:05 AM |

Tickets now available for Groundwire’s fabulous 15th Anniversary Party! 15 reasons to join us on Thursday, October 14.

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I Drink Your Milkshake

I Drink Your Milkshake

Posted by sfreedman at Jul 20, 2010 01:00 PM |

We like to talk about engagement superpowers around here, those special powers that help you build relationships, make people prioritize your cause, and better engage them in your work. Oregon Environmental Council, notoriously good at flexing their superpowers, is at it again: Wonder Twin powers, activate! Form of: Eco-Healthy Homes Checkup Kit! Form of: Roasted Turkey and Cherry Chutney wrap!

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