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TechSouphttp://twitter.com/TechSoup/status/121630929914560512Good morning! Thanks for joining @TechSoup for our #Text2Give tweetchat! We're just getting started.Global. HQ in San Francisco10/5/11 10:00
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blanton777http://twitter.com/blanton777/status/121630973300453376I am here. What time will we start? #text2give10/5/11 10:00
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PhilipKingIVhttp://twitter.com/PhilipKingIV/status/121631002211782656Hello from Philip King #text2giveToronto10/5/11 10:01
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pinkbea77http://twitter.com/pinkbea77/status/121631040270901249Looking forward to learning about text donations! #Text2GiveÜT: 37.799949,-122.20975410/5/11 10:01
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charlieisaacshttp://twitter.com/charlieisaacs/status/121631073678528512There's a #text2give TweetChat at: tweetchat.com/room/text2give I can't join because on two conf calls so pls join for me :)ÜT: 37.322821,-121.80936910/5/11 10:01
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kghttp://twitter.com/kg/status/121631181635715072RT @TechSoup: Hello @TechSoup followers. We will be conducting a #Text2Give tweetchat for the next hour so bear with our busy stream! An ...Seattle {via SF}10/5/11 10:01
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BlakeLandauhttp://twitter.com/BlakeLandau/status/121631201759989760Hello and welcome! RT @PhilipKingIV: Hello from Philip King #text2giveOakland10/5/11 10:01
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TechSouphttp://twitter.com/TechSoup/status/121631301081104385Representing @TechSoup today are @kg @blakelandau @amoration and @MichaelDeLongSF #Text2GiveGlobal. HQ in San Francisco10/5/11 10:02
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OutreachNerdhttp://twitter.com/OutreachNerd/status/121631321729667072Stream will be full for an hour - Join @TechSoup for our #Text2Give tweetchat! We're just getting started.Los Angeles10/5/11 10:02
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kghttp://twitter.com/kg/status/121631498569908224@TechSoup Reminder, easiest way to participate is thru http://t.co/7c0GWOYQ - will auto tag your tweets! #text2giveSeattle {via SF}10/5/11 10:03
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TechSouphttp://twitter.com/TechSoup/status/121631527053430784So to get us started, here is our first question. Q1) 1. Why use text based fundraising for your org? #Text2GiveGlobal. HQ in San Francisco10/5/11 10:03
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BlakeLandauhttp://twitter.com/BlakeLandau/status/121631574046412800RT @TechSoup: So to get us started, here is our first question. Q1) 1. Why use text based fundraising for your org? #Text2GiveOakland10/5/11 10:03
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givebycellhttp://twitter.com/givebycell/status/121631592459403265Good morning from @givebycell ! #text2giveSan Francisco 10/5/11 10:03
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TechSouphttp://twitter.com/TechSoup/status/121631728614903809RT @kg: @TechSoup Reminder, easiest way to participate is thru http://t.co/7c0GWOYQ - will auto tag your tweets! #text2giveGlobal. HQ in San Francisco10/5/11 10:03
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PhilipKingIVhttp://twitter.com/PhilipKingIV/status/121631748709810176To attract new donors (teens don't read email) #text2giveToronto10/5/11 10:04
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BlakeLandauhttp://twitter.com/BlakeLandau/status/121631753138999296@givebycell Good morning and welcome to #text2give. We are glad you could join.Oakland10/5/11 10:04
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JT_on_DIhttp://twitter.com/JT_on_DI/status/121631837230600193@TechSoup A: text messages are opened much faster and more reliably than other channels? #text2giveDaniel Island, SC10/5/11 10:04
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pinkbea77http://twitter.com/pinkbea77/status/121631956269150208@BlakeLandau because in developing countries, more people use SMS than email #Text2GiveÜT: 37.799949,-122.20975410/5/11 10:04
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TechSouphttp://twitter.com/TechSoup/status/121631965869907969Great point, @PhilipKingIV. A1) Text messages have a very high open rate, even among teens! #Text2GiveGlobal. HQ in San Francisco10/5/11 10:04
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C2givehttp://twitter.com/C2give/status/121631979962769408Text fundraising is a quick & painless way to capture new donors. Trick is to then cultivate them to become larger donors... #text2giveMiami and Philadelphia10/5/11 10:04
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stephensalyssahttp://twitter.com/stephensalyssa/status/121632077908148224people take their phones EVERYWHERE. always connected #text2giveKentucky10/5/11 10:05
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TechSouphttp://twitter.com/TechSoup/status/121632080357625856RT @pinkbea77: @BlakeLandau because in developing countries, more people use SMS than email #Text2GiveGlobal. HQ in San Francisco10/5/11 10:05
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TechSouphttp://twitter.com/TechSoup/status/121632100100210689RT @JT_on_DI: @TechSoup A: text messages are opened much faster and more reliably than other channels? #text2giveGlobal. HQ in San Francisco10/5/11 10:05
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OutreachNerdhttp://twitter.com/OutreachNerd/status/121632119381430273It's just so easy. Esp for small donations. No registration, no hassle. Easy to help @TechSoup #Text2GiveLos Angeles10/5/11 10:05
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mobileactivehttp://twitter.com/mobileactive/status/121632195289944064.@TechSoup: texts have an almost 100% open rate! Q1) Why use text based fundraising for your org? #text2giveNew York, NY10/5/11 10:05
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kghttp://twitter.com/kg/status/121632204043468802@PhilipKingIV A1: Word! And number simple / "old school" cell phones still trump number of smartphones by far. #text2giveSeattle {via SF}10/5/11 10:05
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GeriPlevahttp://twitter.com/GeriPleva/status/121632213245763584#Text2Give tweetchat is starting! Please join @TechSoup to discuss mobile giving tips, best practices, and case studies!Metro Detroit, Michigan10/5/11 10:05
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wildlife_flhttp://twitter.com/wildlife_fl/status/121632266718953472Is there any data that text donors migrate to larger gifts?
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blanton777http://twitter.com/blanton777/status/121632268560240640I am excited to learn how to implement this technology. Is it expensive to set up? #text2give10/5/11 10:06
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glennhirschhttp://twitter.com/glennhirsch/status/121632292056727554I would guess that often giving donations are a matter of impulse, and text makes it so easy...what causes work best for text? #text2giveSan Francisco10/5/11 10:06
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IslandImpactMinhttp://twitter.com/IslandImpactMin/status/121632361665409024smart phones with email are not as popular as phones that can SMS only #Text2GiveStuart, FL 10/5/11 10:06
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TechSouphttp://twitter.com/TechSoup/status/121632399971987458Nice point @C2give: once you get those new donors in via text, how do you get them up the ladder of engagement? #Text2GiveGlobal. HQ in San Francisco10/5/11 10:06
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givebycellhttp://twitter.com/givebycell/status/121632401876193280#text2give offers a unique opportunity to turn interest into donations because it's so easy and ubiquitous! #text2giveSan Francisco 10/5/11 10:06
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webmanyannhttp://twitter.com/webmanyann/status/121632487985254400Participating in #text2give TweetChat today @TechSoup: http://t.co/e2azZ4Lu Join in to learn about mobile fundraising!Canada10/5/11 10:06
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stephensalyssahttp://twitter.com/stephensalyssa/status/121632489612644352@blanton777 there are places that will take care of all of it for you like mGive #text2giveKentucky10/5/11 10:07
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TechSouphttp://twitter.com/TechSoup/status/121632517026623488RT @givebycell: #text2give offers a unique opportunity to turn interest into donations because it's so easy and ubiquitous! #text2giveGlobal. HQ in San Francisco10/5/11 10:07
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OutreachNerdhttp://twitter.com/OutreachNerd/status/121632657384816641That's what I think, too: @glennhirsch Giving based on emotion, go for impulse give #text2giveLos Angeles10/5/11 10:07
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pinkbea77http://twitter.com/pinkbea77/status/121632678436024320donations are an emotional decision, and people can give by text instantaneously, thereby capturing a higher number of donors #Text2GiveÜT: 37.799949,-122.20975410/5/11 10:07
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mjheinrichhttp://twitter.com/mjheinrich/status/121632753539227648Anyone have advise of suppliers for less expensive options? #text2give10/5/11 10:08
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awishwithwingshttp://twitter.com/awishwithwings/status/121632775290884096I agree with pinkbea77 #text2giveArlington, TX10/5/11 10:08
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IslandImpactMinhttp://twitter.com/IslandImpactMin/status/121632812460814336A credit card is not needed as payment is billed directly to the cell phone carrier.
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stephensalyssahttp://twitter.com/stephensalyssa/status/121632820664860672but if you don't have the money for a national commercial for wide access, how do you get people to give through their phones? #text2giveKentucky10/5/11 10:08
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TechSouphttp://twitter.com/TechSoup/status/121632844912132097That's a great question @glennhirsch! Q2) What causes work best for texting? Does the cause matter? #Text2GiveGlobal. HQ in San Francisco10/5/11 10:08
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mobileactivehttp://twitter.com/mobileactive/status/121632868391845889RT @TechSoup: RT @pinkbea77: @BlakeLandau because in developing countries, more people use SMS than email #text2giveNew York, NY10/5/11 10:08
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BlakeLandauhttp://twitter.com/BlakeLandau/status/121632877665468417@wildlife_fl u might like the @Defenders of Wildlife case study->adopting brand standards 4mobile giving: http://t.co/VhT0mKza #text2giveOakland10/5/11 10:08
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blanton777http://twitter.com/blanton777/status/121632920682242048Thanks Stephenalyssa. I will google mGive #text2give10/5/11 10:08
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C2givehttp://twitter.com/C2give/status/121632983982678017@TechSoup Through other tools like an sms messaging system, voting, polling, etc. Get those $5/$10 donors talking to you further #text2giveMiami and Philadelphia10/5/11 10:08
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tbuttinohttp://twitter.com/tbuttino/status/121633077368852481@mjheinrich Xpress-paymobile.com offers a cheaper alternative to text-based models #text2give10/5/11 10:09
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SteveHeyehttp://twitter.com/SteveHeye/status/121633088102088704RT @pinkbea77: donations are an emotional decision & people can give by text instantly, thereby capturing a higher # of donors #text2giveChicago, IL10/5/11 10:09
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BlakeLandauhttp://twitter.com/BlakeLandau/status/121633119639056384Great point there! RT @pinkbea77: because in developing countries, more people use SMS than email #Text2GiveOakland10/5/11 10:09
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PhilipKingIVhttp://twitter.com/PhilipKingIV/status/121633133283123200I think cause does matter...or at least urgency for cause #text2giveToronto10/5/11 10:09
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fabian_boehmhttp://twitter.com/fabian_boehm/status/121633143760498688Too busy right now for #text2give. Everyone who has some time should definitively check it out!London, ON, Canada10/5/11 10:09
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DerekBechtholdhttp://twitter.com/DerekBechthold/status/121633180431294464RT @TechSoup: Hello @TechSoup followers. We will be conducting a #Text2Give tweetchat for the next hour so bear with our busy stream! An ...Calgary, AB, Canada10/5/11 10:09
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TechSouphttp://twitter.com/TechSoup/status/121633267584745472RT @C2give: @TechSoup Through other tools like an sms messaging system, voting, polling, etc. Get those $5/$10 donors talking to you fur ...Global. HQ in San Francisco10/5/11 10:10
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WilliamPitcherhttp://twitter.com/WilliamPitcher/status/121633279735631872Q2: The best causes for micro-giving (like text message giving) are ones with high urgency like disasters #text2giveMississauga near Toronto10/5/11 10:10
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stephensalyssahttp://twitter.com/stephensalyssa/status/121633445305790466@PhilipKingIV excellent point! #text2giveKentucky10/5/11 10:10
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IslandImpactMinhttp://twitter.com/IslandImpactMin/status/121633529770680320How long does it take for donations to actually become available for use toward the cause? #Text2GiveStuart, FL 10/5/11 10:11
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lucywilliamsbahttp://twitter.com/lucywilliamsba/status/121633538440310784@C2give @TechSoup I think @dosomething does what you're talking about. Keeping audience engaged through txt msg. info #text2givebuenos aires, argentina...soon10/5/11 10:11
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amorationhttp://twitter.com/amoration/status/121633635882381313Yes, emergencies! RT @TechSoup: great question @glennhirsch! Q2) What causes work best for texting? Does the cause matter? #text2giveLos Angeles10/5/11 10:11
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KAY821http://twitter.com/KAY821/status/121633659789914112Participating in #text2give TweetChat today @TechSoup: http://t.co/jrVIGuJS Join in to learn about mobile fundraising10/5/11 10:11
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OutreachNerdhttp://twitter.com/OutreachNerd/status/121633685484212224RT @williampitcher: Q2: The best causes for micro-giving (like text message giving) are ones with high urgency like disasters #text2giveLos Angeles10/5/11 10:11
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TechSouphttp://twitter.com/TechSoup/status/121633691666616320Good point @williampitcher! A2) High urgency causes work best for text-to-give campaigns. Probably ties back to emotional appeal. #Text2GiveGlobal. HQ in San Francisco10/5/11 10:11
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glennhirschhttp://twitter.com/glennhirsch/status/121633719428710400What about security? Is sending financial info via SMS risky? #text2giveSan Francisco10/5/11 10:11
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TechSouphttp://twitter.com/TechSoup/status/121633794578063360RT @lucywilliamsba: @C2give @TechSoup I think @dosomething does what you're talking about. Keeping audience engaged through txt msg. inf ...Global. HQ in San Francisco10/5/11 10:12
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KAY821http://twitter.com/KAY821/status/121633852300075008High urgency causes work best for text-to-give campaigns. Probably ties back to emotional appeal. #Text2Give10/5/11 10:12
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C2givehttp://twitter.com/C2give/status/121633859304562688@williampitcher Every cause can work well with text fundraising but they need the right expectations. #text2giveMiami and Philadelphia10/5/11 10:12
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T2times99http://twitter.com/T2times99/status/121633867059826688are local campaigns successful vs national?
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jacksonriverhttp://twitter.com/jacksonriver/status/121633913788567552We should see an increase in SMS giving with political campaigns going into this cycle
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creativesparkazhttp://twitter.com/creativesparkaz/status/121633927340367872Is there any research available that folks over 50 will give via twitter?
#text2give
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coyenatorhttp://twitter.com/coyenator/status/121633984735215616Joiniing the #text2give stream today, its learning/sharing time :-)Texas10/5/11 10:12
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BlakeLandauhttp://twitter.com/BlakeLandau/status/121634059414806529RT @glennhirsch: What about security? Is sending financial info via SMS risky? #text2giveOakland10/5/11 10:13
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OutreachNerdhttp://twitter.com/OutreachNerd/status/121634083699830784Depends on giver's pay cycle in most cases. Added to bill for cycle (month) & then to mobile srvc then org @IslandImpactMin #Text2GiveLos Angeles10/5/11 10:13
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KAY821http://twitter.com/KAY821/status/121634103660523520RT @C2give: @williampitcher Every cause can work well with text fundraising but they need the right expectations. #text2give10/5/11 10:13
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razoohttp://twitter.com/razoo/status/121634112254640128RT @techsoup: Great point, @PhilipKingIV. A1) Text messages have a very high open rate, even among teens! #Text2GiveWashington, DC10/5/11 10:13
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DoranHIhttp://twitter.com/DoranHI/status/121634153136521216#text2give10/5/11 10:13
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TechSouphttp://twitter.com/TechSoup/status/121634171713097728Good question @islandimpactmin: How long does it take for donations to actually become available for use toward the cause? #Text2GiveGlobal. HQ in San Francisco10/5/11 10:13
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coyenatorhttp://twitter.com/coyenator/status/121634221721792512RT @JT_on_DI: @TechSoup A: text messages are opened much faster and more reliably than other channels? #text2giveTexas10/5/11 10:13
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fabian_boehmhttp://twitter.com/fabian_boehm/status/121634241644724225Learning time is important! RT @coyenator: Joiniing the #text2give stream today, its learning/sharing time :-)London, ON, Canada10/5/11 10:13
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kghttp://twitter.com/kg/status/121634252898050048@IslandImpactMin Generally 30-90 days for donations to become ava thru SMS campaigngs. FAQs from @mgive http://t.co/aiSSZHIJ #text2giveSeattle {via SF}10/5/11 10:14
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TechSouphttp://twitter.com/TechSoup/status/121634265283833856RT @OutreachNerd: Depends on giver's pay cycle in most cases. Added to bill for cycle (month) & then to mobile srvc then org @IslandImpa ...Global. HQ in San Francisco10/5/11 10:14
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fabian_boehmhttp://twitter.com/fabian_boehm/status/121634330341675008RT @razoo: RT @techsoup: Great point, @PhilipKingIV. A1) Text messages have a very high open rate, even among teens! #Text2GiveLondon, ON, Canada10/5/11 10:14
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JessicaVanRiperhttp://twitter.com/JessicaVanRiper/status/121634359148158976@TechSoup Question:Are the amounts at a fixed rate or can they give any amount? Can a donor give $1000 via text to give? #text2give10/5/11 10:14
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WilliamPitcherhttp://twitter.com/WilliamPitcher/status/121634380400705536A2: Agreed most causes can succeed with txt giving -increasing sense of urgency/ finding urgent projects helps #text2giveMississauga near Toronto10/5/11 10:14
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KAY821http://twitter.com/KAY821/status/121634382221029376RT @kg: Generally 30-90 days for donations to become ava thru SMS campaigngs. FAQs from @mgive http://t.co/5VJh8PIz #text2give10/5/11 10:14
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amorationhttp://twitter.com/amoration/status/121634385358356480RT @kg: @IslandImpactMin Generally 30-90 days for donations to become ava thru SMS campaigngs. FAQ @mgive http://t.co/EFHXg1Rl #text2giveLos Angeles10/5/11 10:14
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DerekBechtholdhttp://twitter.com/DerekBechthold/status/121634399908413440@TechSoup Q2. Urgency & immediacy r best; if any cause has these elements, type of cause not as important #text2giveCalgary, AB, Canada10/5/11 10:14
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karvetskihttp://twitter.com/karvetski/status/121634408292814848a little late to #text2give @techsoup chat....for the next hour this is what my tweets will be about #text2giveRhinebeck, NY10/5/11 10:14
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stephensalyssahttp://twitter.com/stephensalyssa/status/121634450277810176@glennhirsch usually you aren't sending a credit card number. its something like "text ICARE" to 555555 #text2giveKentucky10/5/11 10:14
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TechSouphttp://twitter.com/TechSoup/status/121634453180252161Really great questions today, folks! @glennhirsch raises the issue of security with SMS. Can anyone speak to that? #Text2GiveGlobal. HQ in San Francisco10/5/11 10:14
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C2givehttp://twitter.com/C2give/status/121634560160174080@C2give If a nonprofit hits ROI and ends the year with 2000 new followers that's a successful campaign. Think long term! #text2giveMiami and Philadelphia10/5/11 10:15
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s4afhttp://twitter.com/s4af/status/121634574601170944Joining the @TechSoup #text2give live stream today! :)Nashville, Tennessee10/5/11 10:15
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OutreachNerdhttp://twitter.com/OutreachNerd/status/121634591558746112RT @fabian_boehm: RT @razoo: RT @techsoup: gr8 point, @PhilipKingIV. A1) Text messages have vry high open rate, even among teens! #Text2GiveLos Angeles10/5/11 10:15
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fabian_boehmhttp://twitter.com/fabian_boehm/status/121634593060290560Emergency relief and events work best for #text2give in my experienceLondon, ON, Canada10/5/11 10:15
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IslandImpactMinhttp://twitter.com/IslandImpactMin/status/121634611787857920That's a long time to have access so if funds are needed in hurry to mobilize it might not be the best way.
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TechSouphttp://twitter.com/TechSoup/status/121634657765822466Thank you @amoration! She has the answers to the nuts-and-bolts questions! #Text2GiveGlobal. HQ in San Francisco10/5/11 10:15
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TechSouphttp://twitter.com/TechSoup/status/121634719929602049RT @amoration: RT @kg: @IslandImpactMin Generally 30-90 days for donations to become ava thru SMS campaigngs. FAQ @mgive http://t.co/EFH ...Global. HQ in San Francisco10/5/11 10:15
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karvetskihttp://twitter.com/karvetski/status/121634735788261376RT @kg: @IslandImpactMin Generally 30-90 days for donations to become ava thru SMS campaigngs. FAQ @mgive http://t.co/kx1UE0DM #text2giveRhinebeck, NY10/5/11 10:15
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KAY821http://twitter.com/KAY821/status/121634746362118144RT @stephensalyssa: @glennhirsch usually you arent sending a credit card number. its something like "text ICARE" to 555555 #text2give10/5/11 10:15
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pinkbea77http://twitter.com/pinkbea77/status/121634798660882432Since the donations go to the NGO from the mobile company, does the org have access to donor info? #Text2GiveÜT: 37.799949,-122.20975410/5/11 10:16
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