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The Innovation Network to Speak at NGMA 2017

The Innovation Network is excited to announce that we will, once again, be speaking at the NGMA Annual Grants Training Conference. The conference is taking place April 18-20 in Arlington, VA. Kenny Lew, CEO of the Innovation Network, will be delivering a presentation entitled, "Data, Data Everywhere" on Wednesday, April…

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GMN 2017

Once again, we exhibited at GMN (now Peak Grantmaking) 2017 and met a lot of great people! We are so excited to keep the conversations going, and learn how we can help organizations achieve their goals through grant making! If you missed the conference this year, be sure to mark…

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The Innovation Network to Speak at NGMA 2016

The Innovation Network (IN) is pleased to announce that we will be speaking at the upcoming National Grants Management Association (NGMA) training conference, taking place March 29-31 in Arlington, VA. On Wednesday, March 30th, Mr. David Vinson, CTO, will be delivering a presentation entitled 'A Tangled Web of Systems -…

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The Innovation Network will be Exhibiting at GMN 2016

The Innovation Network (IN) is excited to announce that we will be exhibiting at the upcoming Grants Managers Network (GMN) 11th Annual Conference, being held March 14-16 in New Orleans, LA. We would love to share how our technology strategy and grants management implementation expertise can help you lower costs…

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How can Your Organization Leverage Innovation in 2016?

Early glimpse of how technology will propel all sectors in 2016. How can your organization leverage technology innovation? Happy 2016 from our team! 1.New data classification and analytic tools enable more precise risk measurement and strategic direction. 2.A conversion of expanding end-points to perform commerce, interact with others, government and…

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December 1st is Giving Tuesday

Join the global celebration of giving back on Tuesday, December 1st for #givingtuesday. Grab your family, friends, and community, and find ways to be generous! Don't forget to share your story! For more information about #givingtuesday, please visit http://www.givingtuesday.org/.

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The Innovation Network to Exhibit at TAG 2015

The Innovation Network is excited to be participating as an exhibitor at the upcoming TAG annual conference, taking place November 9-12 in Los Angeles, CA. We look forward to catching up with clients, making new connections, and attending the great line up of sessions. Stop by and visit us at…

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Is Your City on the List?

In a recent study by Charity Navigator, Houston tops the list as the most philanthropic community in America. The study is based on performance - both financial health as well as accountability and transparency - of the 30 largest philanthropic marketplaces in America. For the complete article, as well as…

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Software-as-a-Service Fueling Competitive Advantage

Recently, an interesting study was conducted by our partners at IBM. This study shows how cloud adopters gain not only cost and productivity, but also competitive advantage in terms of improved collaboration and enhanced customer experience! To read the study, please visit http://docs.media.bitpipe.com/io_11x/io_115157/item_876979/Champions%20of%20Software%20as%20a%20Service%20How%20SaaS%20is%20fueling%20powerful%20competitive%20advantage.pdf

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Why Millenials Will Help the NonProfit Sector

In a recent blog post by Rockefeller Foundation, Judith Rodin, President, comments on the state of philanthropy, and how millenials will revive the nonprofit sector. She talks about how adapting to change and achieving impact is "paramount" and how we should be looking ahead to the future. Rodin lists five…

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How Organizations are Leveraging Data

Organizations of all types and sizes find paths for leveraging data to improve decision-making. Find out how our team has helped organizations, such us yours, connect to and use the data that matters -- from technology planning and optimization to system integration, program management, and technology training. See how the…

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Fluxx User Group Coming Soon

The Fluxx User Group is a community of grants management professionals who share best practices across a broad array of grants management topics. As a user group, our focus is on the Fluxx grants management platform. We are always looking for ways to improve our use of the evolving solution…

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The Innovation Network Receives Fast 100 Award

The Innovation Network received the Fast 100 Asian American Companies Award at the recent USPAACC 30th Annual Conference. The event brings together hundreds of entrepreneurial minds and celebrates innovation and success. To read more about USPAACC, please visit http://uspaacc.com/.

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One Charity Helps Veterans Visit DC

Honor Flight, an Ohio based charity, makes it possible for Veterans to visit Washington, D.C. on Memorial Day. Founded in 2005, Honor Flight has provided 138,000 World War II Veterans free transportation to Washington DC to visit the WWII Memorial. The charity's original focus was on WWII Veterans, but they…

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Nonprofits and Technology

Technology helps not-for-profits enhance organizational collaboration to tear down barriers to programs. A case study at the Vermont Public Interest. See the case study here - https://nonprofitquarterly.org/management/772-promising-progressions-nonprofits-and-technology.html?gclid=CjwKEAjwjpeqBRCDiKqliK2aiicSJAAgKD2FXSM1ifrQjAjgfKlJ9YRcgkt71zUIPHI3dbB-elhGYBoCrEvw_wcB

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IBM Summarizes What You Should Know About Cloud

Uncertain about how to use #cloud to your advantage? Our business partners at #IBM have summarized what everyone should know about #cloud in this quick reference. #IN helps organizations transition from current #system to #cloud using a structured, best-in-class migration approach. For more details, please visit http://www.ibm.com/cloud-computing/us/en/what-is-cloud-computing.html.

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IBM InterConnect 2015

We are excited to attend IBM's Interconnect annual software conference in Las Vegas starting Monday, February 23 and visit with customers and partners. #devinterconnect, #ibminterconnect #interconnect2015

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Netgain Challenge

We are excited about the new partnership by #Knight, #MacArthur, #OpenSociety, and #Ford #Foundations to advance #Internet accessibility and security globally. Along with public and private sector leaders, the group intends to ignite #innovation for #social change. Visit #netgainchallenge or http://netgainchallenge.org/.

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Help the Fight Against Breast Cancer

Celebrating the #AmericanCancerSociety groundbreaking #cancer research! Sign up for the next Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk. To learn more, and to register for a walk in your area, please visit http://makingstrides.acsevents.org/site/PageServer?pagename=MSABC_CY14_FindAnEvent&gclid=CjwKEAiAxsymBRCegqiLzI7Q1S8SJADOgQrzoMB7hS6Aruv8PiLZlBVAhSYiXtBzBzSrNB33VPU-ABoC4YPw_wcB.

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Nonprofits Honored for their Creativity

This year's #MacArthur Foundation #grant awards, go to five innovative organizations making #social impact in areas including human rights, civics education, film making, forests, and prisons. To read the article, please visit http://philanthropy.com/article/MacArthur-Honors-9-Nonprofits/151647/?cid=pt&utm_source=pt&utm_medium=en.

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Preparing for the Internet of Things

A recent article shares a common sense break-down of how CIOs prepare for the #Internet of Things -- here and now #IoT. What are you doing to prepare for the #Internet of Things #IoT? To read the full article, please visit http://searchcio.techtarget.com/opinion/10-ways-CIOs-can-prepare-for-the-Internet-of-Things.

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Soles 4 Souls Mobile App

#Soles4Souls has a new app downloadable on your mobile device. Whether you choose to bike, walk, or run - you can do it any time, any where and raise money for great #causes. For more details, go to http://soles4souls.org/charitymiles?gclid=CjwKEAiArqKmBRCOj_qfmuqinnYSJAAkAYwG0YzSnWZyvN1JBtndvSsZEHqYouOqgtZ07NeWlCEdThoCVF3w_wcB.

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Interim Results from MS Clinical Trial Look Promising

A five year study, sponsored by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases of the National Institutes of Health is showing promising results. Currently (at the three year mark of the five year study), a team of nationwide researchers released an interim report of their findings. The clinical trial…

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2 Days. 150+ Miles. 1 Amazing Ride to Help Conquer Cancer

The Ride to Conquer Cancer, benefiting Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center, Sibley Memorial and Suburban Hospitals, is a 2 day, 150+mile bike ride through the capital region. It will take place September 19-20, 2015. Don't miss out on this unforgettable experience! For more information, and to register, please visit http://dc15.ridetovictory.org/site/PageServer?pagename=dc15_aboutevent.

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DC Lymphoma Walk 2015

Taking place on Sunday, April 19 in Chevy Chase, MD, the Lymphoma Walk is a non-competitive 5K walk where survivors, friends, family, the community as well as corporate teams walk in honor of those whose lives have been affected by lymphoma. Since 2010, the DC Lymphoma Walk has raised $107,890…

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