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2014 Online Fundraising Survival Guide

Network For Good, an online fundraising software company, is offering a free download of its ebook, 2014 Online Fundraising Survival Guide.

Here are the details from Newtork for Good:

With online donation growth rates creeping skyward, it’s hard to ignore the importance of digital giving. In this guide, you’ll learn the essentials that your nonprofit needs to achieve online fundraising success in 2014. Your survival guide includes:

  • Key stats and trends to help you understand the changing digital landscape

Using the Computer for English Language Learning

Learn how Rosetta Stone and Mango Languages can help your ESL learner. Computer Tutor Alisa Brooks, will be on hand to help both tutors and adult learners with the software programs. This will be a casual, open lab format, rather than a structured class. Try out the programs, ask questions and talk to other ESL tutors and learners.
 

Where: Hardesty Regional Library (8316 E. 93rd St.), Literacy Computer Lab

When: Friday, May 16th, 3:00 p.m.— 4:30 p.m.

Creativity in Business

Join the Tulsa Regional Chamber for May's Small Business Forum on "Creativity in Business" with Dr. Charles Wood of the University of Tulsa and Jacob Johnson of Gitwit Creative.

My mother loves to read but is not able to drive. Do you deliver books to people who aren't able to get to the library?

Yes, the library does offer a homebound delivery service and Books By Mail to those customers who are physically unable to travel to their library branch. This option is offered through our Outreach Services department. Customers who qualify for homebound delivery can request their own items, or have Outreach staff select materials based on their reading preferences.

Brown V. Board of Education 60 Year Anniversary

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May 17 will mark the 60th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education, the landmark Supreme Court decision that put an end to state-sponsored racial segregation in public schools.
The question put before the court: "Does the segregation of children in public schools solely on the basis of race deprive the minority children of the equal protection of the laws guaranteed by the 14th Amendment?" (from Oyez)

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