Google for Nonprofits Workshop

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  Workshop Presenter

Presenter: Ben Theis, Google Places, Local Partnerships Manager, Twin Cities

  Attending Organizations
  • AchieveMpls
  • African American Breast Cancer Alliance, Inc.
  • AIIM MN/AccessAbility, Inc.
  • CHOICE, Inc.
  • Community Action of Minneapolis
  • Green Pastures For All Nations GPFAN
  • Guild Incorporated
  • Headway Emotional Health Services
  • HousingLink
  • Metro Meals on Wheels
  • Minnesota Council for the Gifted and Talented
  • Nimbus Studios
  • Northside Arts Collective and The Carney Group
  • The Shelter
  Workshop Overview

Did you know that Google offers a special program for nonprofits? Learn more and get hands-on experience in this workshop offered through the University of Minnesota's Office for Business and Community Economic Development (BCED)'s MTAP for Nonprofits program. Learn about Google's Google for Nonprofits program! You will walk through the following tools and demonstrate how to apply for G4NP, manage a Youtube channel, manage AdWords campaigns/accounts, and use a Google+ page.

Get started using ...

  • Google Grants (Free Google AdWords)
  • Google Apps (Gmail, Google Docs, GCalendar, and Google Voice)
  • Youtube Channel for NPs
  • Google Maps for NPs

Google+ page (Google's new social media platform)

Participants are strongly encouraged to bring their own laptops in order to save information from the workshop; however, a limited number of Apple laptops will be available.

This workshop is free and open to any members of area community-based nonprofit organizations.


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