This Wednesday, storytelling coach and guru Andy Goodman will be live on Twitter to answer questions for the frank community. We talked with Andy about his career journey, the craft of storytelling and how organizations can use stories to communicate who they are better. We hope you enjoy this conversation as…

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Posted: September 26, 2016

Sacha Evans, senior associate at DG + CO, talked with Kathryn Thier, adjunct instructor at the University of Oregon, who is wrapping up her first semester teaching one of the country’s first university courses entirely devoted to solutions journalism.

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Posted: May 19, 2016

Many organizations survive off of the support from their volunteers. Showing volunteers exactly how their work benefits the people they serve can keep them committed over the long term, according to a study published in the December 2015 journal Voluntas. The study, conducted by researchers Kerstin Alfes, Amanda Shantaz and Tina Saksida, involved survey…

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Posted: April 28, 2016

Research & Insights

21 Ways to Tell a Nonprofit Story

From oral histories to games to traveling exhibits, Paul VanDeCarr, managing director and co-founder of Working Narratives, shares 21 ways to tell your nonprofit stories

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Posted: April 27, 2016

AndACTION worked with Color of Change to participate in the official “Underground” live-tweet with cast members, creators and an enthusiastic audience for the the “Firefly” episode. Color of Change is a trusted and proven leader in racial justice, and AndAction were interested in seeing how they could connect the “Underground” audience to their work. Check out what happened.

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Posted: April 13, 2016

One of our phenomenal speakers, public interest communications guru Andy Goodman, has called on his tribe of do-gooders, storytellers, communication aficionados and people who want to make an impact, to join us at frank 2016. We can’t wait for Andy to share his insights at frank 2016. To learn more about his work, check out Read Andy’s call to build our tribe.

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Posted: January 14, 2016