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Marissa Sackler shares four ways nonprofits can tell compelling stories

Marissa Sackler October 21, 2014 by

Marissa Sackler is out to prove that "brand" isn't a dirty word—at least not in the nonprofit community. In fact, the 33-year-old social good entrepreneur and founder of Beespace, a nonprofit incubator based in New York City, is trying to revolutionize the way nonprofits have traditionally approached their causes. Because really, when it comes down to it, early stage nonprofits are a lot like startups.  read more

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10 people to grab coffee with if you’re new to Omaha’s startup community

Omaha Coffee List October 21, 2014 by

While the Silicon Prairie may span across several states, include vastly different types of companies and entrepreneurs with diverse backgrounds (and football rivalries), supportive communities are one factor that tie them all together. Whether you're in Omaha or Des Moines, Kansas City or Cedar Rapids, you'll find people who really care about helping their fellow entrepreneur thrive…  read more

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TAGG app helps make supporting local groups second nature

TAGG app October 21, 2014 by

OMAHA—Now a local organization has created an easy way for shoppers to help support Omaha schools, nonprofits and other community groups. Last week Together a Greater Good (TAGG) launched its free mobile app on iOS and Android. Using the app, consumers may designate 5 percent of their purchases to be donated to the local organization or charity of their choice…  read more

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10 people to grab coffee with if you’re new to Lincoln’s startup community

Lincoln Coffee List October 20, 2014 by

While the Silicon Prairie may span across several states, include vastly different types of companies and entrepreneurs with diverse backgrounds (and football rivalries), supportive communities are one factor that tie them all together. Whether you're in Omaha or Des Moines, Kansas City or Cedar Rapids, you'll find people who really care about helping their fellow entrepreneur thrive…  read more

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