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Two Updates for February 2016 Waco Social Media Breakfast

February 2016 Waco Social Media Breakfast

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 from 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM

What Apps Are You Afraid Of? Does Snapchat make you queasy? Does Periscope give you stage fright? Are you scared to open Pinterest? Are you frightened of losing on Words with Friends? Come join us on Tuesday, February 9th at 7:30 am for our next Waco Social Media Breakfast at the Egg and I, 4600 Franklin Ave, Waco, TX 76710.  We are going to talk about the Apps we are afraid of and why?   So bring your appetite and the apps you fear!   7:30 to 8 am — Get Breakfast and Network 8 to 8:30 am — Roundtable Discussion on Apps 8:30 to 9 am — Network   For more information about this group, please visit our website: www.wacosocialmedia.com


February 2016 Waco Social Media TweetUp

Thursday, February 18, 2016 from 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

February 18th is our next Waco Social Media event. In addition to a breakfast, this month, we will have a TweetUp (Happy Hour) at the newly reopened Klassy Glass Wine Bar, 723 Austin Avenue ## 1, Waco, TX 76701. Looking forward to seeing you there!  For more information about this group, please visit our website: www.wacosocialmedia.com

March 2016 Waco Social Media Breakfast

Tuesday, March 8, 2016 from 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM

Banking on YouTube   Tuesday, March 8th at 7:30 am is our next Waco Social Media Breakfast at the Egg and I. Bryan Fonville with Central National Bank will share with us how they are engaging customers and making followers laugh with social media. 7:30 to 8 am — Get Breakfast and Network 8 to 8:30 am — Roundtable Topic/Speaker 8:30 to 9 am — Network   For more information about this group, please visit our website: www.wacosocialmedia.com

“Smartphones Grow to Dominate Mobile Giving, Study Finds”

Mobile giving jumped by 45 percent from 2014 to 2015, according to new data from Blackbaud, a processor of online donations.

One in seven online donors gave using a mobile device in 2015, up from one in 10 the previous year, and more gave using smartphones than tablets, the study found. Read more at philanthropy.com!

“Millennials Are Eager To Donate Their Biggest Asset: Time” according to Huffington Post.

Millennials prefer to use their personal skills when giving to charity, the 2015 Millennial Impact Report, conducted by research agency Achieve, showed. Seventy-seven percent of millennial employees said they are more likely to volunteer if they can use a skill or expertise to benefit the cause. Read more here!