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Posts Tagged ‘Word Made Flesh’

DonorElf seeks to make finances easy for non-profits

When Paul Yoder was younger, his mother would ask him: “Why aren’t your chores done? Do you think elves are going to come and do them for you?”

He learned then that elves wouldn’t do the work for him but five months ago, he built DonorElf, a donor management service that defies fables and does nearly all of the work of non-profit bookkeeping for him.

“I liked the idea of elves doing the mundane …

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Prairie Moves: John Gustafson, Agile Sports, Oxide Design & more

The goal of Prairie Moves is to keep our readers informed about career moves, press coverage, and product development from the companies and individuals we cover on Silicon Prairie News.

If you or your company would like to submit one of the items below for our next Prairie Moves post, please email And if you have suggestions on how we…

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Shout! Weekly releases its inaugural ’30 Under 30′ list

Shout!, Omaha’s new alternative weekly newspaper, released its inaugural 30 Under 30 list yesterday. In the publication, the list’s authors, Chris Larkin and Lisa Martin, described the effort as “a way to present stories of the achievements and aspirations found in the up-and-coming segment of Omaha.”

Congrats to all those recognized, and a special congrats to Erin Standley, senior designer at Phenomblue, who, while at BrightMix, led the user experience and design of the current version of our website,

Below are the names, titles, companies, and Twitter handles of the 30 – to read the full article with pictures and a writeup about each, pick up a copy of Shout! (pictured left)…

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Social entrepreneur Jeff Johnson in Omaha this Sunday!

We’re almost a week in to 2009 and lots of good things happening!  We hope that everyone had a great holiday break and a wonderful New Years! SPN is excited to share an upcoming event taking place this coming Sunday January 11th in which award-winning investigative journalist, political correspondent and activist, Jeff Johnson of BET…

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