Showing posts tagged with: "Event"

Mississippi Holds Voter Registration Day for Ex-Felons . July 2, 2008

On 7/2/2008, former State Rep. Erik R. Fleming, along with the ACLU and NAACP hosted the 4th Annual Mississippi Voter Registration Day. The purpose of the event is to make sure that individuals with felony convictions understand their voting rights. According to national surveys, more than 140,000 Mississippians have lost their voting rights as a read more

Web Workshop: Election Rules for Nonprofits .

On 7/24/2008, Alliance for Justice will host “Election Rules for Nonprofits,” a web workshop explaining the federal tax rules regarding permissible electioneering activities for 501(c)(3)s. The session will pay particular attention to designing nonpartisan voter registration drives, candidate questionnaires, candidate forums and legislative scorecards. Register today

August 1-3, 2008: National Hip-Hop Political Convention .

The National Hip-Hop Political Convention will be held in Las Vegas from August 1-3, 2008, bringing together grassroots activists, non-profit youth organizations, voter engagement groups, and conscious artists in an effort to unify the “hip-hop nation’s” election voice. The NHHPC is a 501 (C)(3) organization dedicated to using the hip-hop culture as a tool to read more

MN Secretary of State Mark Ritchie Gets Out the Vote .

Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie will have a voter information booth at this week’s “Taste of Minnesota” festival, where he will kick off his “80 in ’08” campaign in an effort to break voter turnout records in this year’s general election. Minnesota has consistently had one of the highest turnout rates in the nation read more

PBS Film Documentary Tonight: "Election Day" . July 1, 2008

On PBS tomorrow at 10 p.m., POV will broadcast “Election Day,” a film by Katy Chevigny that combines 11 stories – shot simultaneously on November 2, 2004, from dawn until long past midnight – into one. A segment of the documentary highlights felon disenfranchisement with formerly incarcerated New York City resident Leon Batts who just read more

Craigslist BootCamp . June 24, 2008

Join Craigslist Foundation for a day of knowledge, resources and networking, all focused on how to start and run a vibrant nonprofit. Nonprofit Boot Camp is designed to educate and empower the next generation of nonprofit leaders and social entrepreneurs, connecting them with valuable industry resources, peers and potential supporters. The 2008 New York Tri-State read more

10/28/2008: Alliance for Children and Families National Conference .

October 28-30, 2008 Alliance National ConferenceExpand your peer connections with the best national network of nonprofit human services leaders at the annual premiere event of the Alliance for Children and Families. This year’s event will be held at the Sheraton Baltimore City Center in Baltimore, MD. From best practices to promising program and organizational innovations read more

Event: Alliance for Nonprofits Conference . June 23, 2008

The Alliance for Nonprofits’ 2008 Annual Conference will be held in Dearborn, Michigan on July 9-11, 2008. Over 45 workshops will be offered through various session tracks: Executive Leadership for Nonprofit Managers, Senior Practioners, Public Policy, Ethics and Hot Topics. The Alliance Exhibit Showcase will feature new products to enhance businesses and skills. Attendees will read more

7/18/2008: Grant Summit . June 2, 2008 announces the application launch for its Democracy 2.0 Entrepreneur Grant Summit, Money in Politics, to be held July 18-21, 2008, in Denver, Colorado. Read more.