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International Women’s Day: 48in48 Recognizes Rankin Foundation

By carolew | Mar 6, 2019

In celebration of International Women’s Day, 48in48 highlights one of our nonprofit recipients from 2018, who celebrates women year-round! Honoring Jeannette Rankin, the first woman elected to the United States Congress, the Jeannette Rankin Women’s Scholarship Fund (JRF) helps adult women secure degrees that would allow them to enter the workforce successfully. “We’re working to…

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2019 Sponsorship Opportunities

By carolew | Jan 18, 2019

Sponsorship Opportunities Overview 2019

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The Season of Generosity Arrives with #GivingTuesday

By carolew | Nov 13, 2018

We are in the season to be thankful. The season to gather with those we love. The season to celebrate. And the season to give.   On November 27, 2018, nonprofits, charitable donors and volunteers, and communities will celebrate the seventh annual #GivingTuesday. Every year, this global day of generosity is celebrated the Tuesday following…

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48in48’s Impact in Atlanta and New York

By briannaow | Oct 25, 2018

Our volunteers, sponsors, and partners came together from October 12-14, 2018, in New York and Atlanta to help the helpers in their communities. After 48 hours of hard work and collaboration, their dedication resulted in a huge impact for participating nonprofits.   At A Glance 500 volunteers working together in Atlanta and New York $3…

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48in48 Thanks Delta Air Lines for Recent Growth and Impact

By briannaow | Oct 10, 2018

At 48in48 we are hard at work preparing for our October events in Atlanta and New York, and our inaugural London event, taking place in November. At each of these events, we will build websites and provide digital marketing services for 48 nonprofits.  We are thankful for our incredible partners and sponsors who have helped…

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What is a Social Entrepreneur? (Hint. It’s you.)

By fortyeight | Oct 6, 2018

“From education to inclusion, social entrepreneurs use market forces to build better societies.” Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship   Social entrepreneurs drive community innovation and transformation. They pursue community improvement goals with creative zeal, business methodologies, financial backing, and the courage to innovate. Bringing together all of this passion, stewardship, and intelligence, these people build…

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WordPress ‘How To’ for Nonprofits – Log In & Dashboard [Video]

By fortyeight | Sep 24, 2018

Welcome to the first in a series of video blogs about working inside of WordPress! In this short, helpful video, you will learn the basics of how to log in and navigate your dashboard: How to log in to your WordPress site How to create users, manage your users, and add new users What each…

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Join 48in48 to Participate in Hands On Atlanta Day

By briannaow | Sep 19, 2018

In 2015, Atlanta welcomed the inaugural – and flagship – 48in48. An incredible group of volunteers teamed up to create the first 48 nonprofit websites in only 48 hours. Three years later, the volunteer base has grown exponentially, and so has the impact on the community. The event returns to Atlanta on October 12-14, 2018.…

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Everything A Nonprofit Needs to Know About 48in48

By briannaow | Sep 6, 2018

We are gearing up to build websites for 48 nonprofits in Atlanta, New York and London this Fall! Our dedicated volunteers spend a nonstop weekend building websites for these nonprofits because they want to give you something necessary and valuable for free.   What do nonprofits get from 48in48? Professional services provided by industry experts…

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