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Countdown to TAG 2015

  • Click here to learn about the TAG conference from pre-con speaker Kit Welchlin.
  • Loews hotel discounted room rate expires October 8th.

Download the exciting agenda!

Join your colleagues in Hollywood for:

  • Pre-conference: Lucy Bernholz launches the Digital Data Governance Project, a TAG 2015 exclusive, plus Kit Welchlin with the Tools for Effective Technology Leadership.
  • Learning Lineup: Three tracks, keynote and plenary sessions; including vendor exhibits, and networking events.
  • Keynote: Former Wikimedia Executive Director Sue Gardner reveals The Future of the Internet.
  • The Latest Technologies: Explore the Exhibitor Hall and talk one-on-one with leading companies in the industry.

Register Today! 


Software Survey Available to Participants

The deadline to complete the survey is Friday, October 2nd. TAG foundation members can start here to complete the very quick 'what do you use' survey. So far 93 foundations have participated. Survey data will be available to participating foundations in mid-October.


Simplify Initiative Featured in GMNsight

TAG's Executive Director, Lisa Pool and Houston Endowment's Tom Nall discuss why Simplify is important for grantmakers who want to automate information, share data and reduce paperwork. Simplify's goal is to minimize grantees' administrative burden and focus on impact. Read how Simplify is changing the grantmaking process.


TAG Board Elects Class of 2018

TAG's Board elected Nicolette Lodico and Carolyn Wendrowski as new board members for the term January 2016-December 2018. John Mohr, Edima Elinewinga and Rebecca Smith were elected for a second 3-year term. Congratulations!


 

Nicolette Lodico
Director, Information Management, Ford Foundation

Carolyn Wendrowski
Associate Director, Information Technology, Rockefeller Foundation


Interesting Reading

The Landscape of Salesforce for Nonprofits: A Report on the Current Marketplace for Apps (2015 Update)

Salesforce has the potential to be a powerful tool for nonprofits. With more than 2,800 apps listed on the Salesforce exchange, it's not easy for nonprofits to know which are right for them. More than a dozen experts have provided valuable resources in this 2015 updated report. Download the report.

events & more


Webinars

Data-driven Tools & Services for Funders

Thursday, October 1st
2:00 - 3:00 pm EDT

Windows 10, Office 2016, Skype Telephony, Office 365: What’s New & Early Adopter Experience

Thursday, October 22nd
2:00 - 3:00 pm EDT


What We're Discussing

Many thanks to everyone for posting and replying to messages. Let's keep the discussions going!


Welcome New Members


Job Opportunities

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