Archive for September, 2011

Storytelling Skills: Interactive Call on Oct 5

Posted by | September 27, 2011 | Blog, Events | 0 Comments

You asked us for more time with the leaders and innovators who spoke at Boot Camp. We listened.

Join a one-hour interactive conference call on Storytelling Skills on Wednesday, October 5, at 12 pm PST.

Playborhood’s Huntopoly game is a smart way to bring neighbors together!

Posted by | September 19, 2011 | Blog, Community | 0 Comments

We recently heard of Mike Lanza and Playborhood’s Huntopoly game, an ingenious way to encourage kids and adults to play in their neighborhoods and meet their neighbors. It is such a good idea that we decided to give it it’s own blog post!

Mike was kind enough to build it out into a LikeMinded project here so that others may learn from his actions, and you can read the full story on the Playborhood blog, however here is a summary of the idea.

New Resources: “Top 10 Fundraising Tips” & “Someone’s Done That…”

Posted by | September 14, 2011 | Blog | 0 Comments

As promised, we’ll be adding new resources to our library weekly. This week we have two new Boot Camp 2011 sessions for you to discover, enjoy and learn from.

photograph by David Lim

Top Ten Fundraising Tips, led by Darian Rodriguez Heyman and Nicci Noble, was one of the most popular sessions at Boot Camp (and the slides are already a hit at slideshare.net!) We have video, podcast and slides of the full session available.

Someone’s Done That Already: The Best Practices of Sharing Best Practices, was presented by our own Arthur Coddington, WiserEarth’s Peggy Duvette and Leo Romero of OurBlocks.

New resources: Aimee Allison & Code for America

Posted by | September 6, 2011 | Blog, Site News | 2 Comments

It’s a big week – we’re launching the new resources section of our website and we’re kicking it off by sharing two Boot Camp 2011 session resources with you.