Weekly Roundup

Our event last week was fantastic. We’re grateful to Shane and Elizabeth for teaching us the ins and outs of using free and low cost tools to advance our nonprofit missions. Grassroots.org has a fantastic list of great tools, which you can see here. More information about low cost alternatives exist over at Idealware and on the EtherPad of a recent NTEN webinar on the same topic. Free tools are priceless.

In other news:

The New York premiere of 10 Tactics for Turning Information into Action will take place on February 17th at The Tank. Save the date. As soon as The Tank has the film on their ticketing system, we’ll send out the link. You’ll want to register early – our events do fill up.

Tomorrow, Jan. 20: Comparing Constituent Relationship Managers – Become an Educated Consumer of CRM’s. January’s 501 Tech Club event begins promptly at 6:30 in the Financial District. RSVP:http://501techclubnyc.eventbrite.com.

Rootscamp DC – Feb. 20-21. Sponsored by the New Organizing Institute. This is THE unconference on online organizing for community organizers, labor, and folks outside the beltway. We encourage you to attend! Nate and I will be there, so let us know if you’re going as well. Register here.

The Journal of New Organizing has its first issue out. Congratulations! Some of us have been salivating over this for some time. Do yourself a favor and take a look.


2 Responses to Weekly Roundup

  1. Matt says:

    Thanks for the New Organizing Journal and RootsCamp love, Charles! And for the free resources links – I hadn’t seen a couple of those before and will definitely be incorporating them.

  2. Peter Miller says:

    Charles, thanks for the pointer. I’ve done a review of “The Premier Issue of the Journal of New Organizing — and the New Organizing Institute that Publishes It” at http://openmediaboston.org/node/1140. —pm

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