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Collaborate for Good Conference January 26th, 2013 – Save the Date!

November 15, 2012


Thinkers & Makers is thrilled to announce the first Collaborate for Good Conference, scheduled for January 26th, 2013. Register here: Collaborate for Good started in Minneapolis as a way to bring together two of our biggest industries, advertising and philanthropy, in a new way. Non-profits are often the ones who need branding and marketing […]

Announcing Strategy for Good #7: July 28th, 2012

June 20, 2012


Thinkers & Makers ( is proud to announce the 7th Strategy for Good Workshop for July 28th, 2012, location TBD, from 9:30am to 12pm. We are piloting a new system for our participant organizations this summer. The July 28th workshop will include TWO types of strategic support and innovation: Brainstorming (free, as always; at workshop) and Strategy 101 […]

S4G6 – Recap!

May 8, 2012


Thanks again to all of our Good Strategy participants! The 6th Strategy for Good workshop had a total of NINE amazing organizations, with over 30 strategists working alongside them, doing some Good for their businesses and causes.  Some of the highlights from the groups: 1- We learned what kinds of  supporters and members we want […]

Announcing Strategy for Good #6 – April 28th, 2012

February 29, 2012


Thinkers & Makers is proud to announce the 6th Strategy for Good Workshop for April 28th, 2012 at CoCo St Paul from 9:30am to 12pm or so. This workshop will pair non-profit and small business leaders with brand, media and marketing strategists from all around the Twin Cities. At this workshop, teams will have time to address […]

Announcing Strategy for Good #5 – December 10th, 2011

November 9, 2011


Event: Strategy for Good #5 Date: Saturday, December 10, 2011 from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM (CT) This December’s workshop will be organized into thematic break-out sessions with expert presentations and workshop facilitation concerning two topics (so far): “From Boring to Big Bang” presented by Aki Spicer, Director of Digital Strategy at Fallon Worldwide How to […]

Strategy for Good #5 – Call for Presenters

October 25, 2011


Hello collaborators! We’re working on putting together the next S4G workshops and are experimenting with changing the format to better fit the needs of our participating organizations. We’re currently looking for some experts who want to volunteer to give a 10-15 minute presentation and then lead a brainstorm in the following areas: 1. Social media […]

Strategy for Good #4 – Recap

August 1, 2011


We had an amazing workshop at CoCo Minneapolis on July 23rd, 2011. Thanks to all the strategists  and organizations for dedicating a Saturday morning to doing some Good! Our participating organizations: The Priyanka Foundation SheTaxi Youth Frontiers Students Today Leaders Forever MNCASA   And, the Goods: Top Five Trends from Strategy for Good #4 FOCUS: […]