And the winner is…

Over the past week 1,161 people voted for the Social Media Club of Hawaii’s non-profit partner. And the winner is… Ma Ka Hana Ka ‘Ike Building Program! Ma Ka Hana is a construction skills training program in Hana, Maui. The mission of Ma Ka Hana Ka ‘Ike (”In Working, One Learns”) is to provide at-risk […]

Vote Now for the SMCHI NonProfit Partner!

It’s time to help us select the nonprofit organization who will be working with our club over the next 6 months learning about social media! We had 15 initial applications, 8 of whom followed through from the application instructions and attended our meeting to give their live presentation. UPDATE: We adjusted the poll so you […]

Voting Procedure for Non-Profit Partnership Contest

In case you don’t know about it, you can read the overview here and see the list of contestants here. Tess came up with the idea at our first meeting two months ago. It was wonderfully received, and we (volunteers!) have put this together in full homage to the concept of “on a wing and […]

Non-Profit Submissions to Our Contest for Free Support

With the wonderful efforts of all our club members, we’ve received 14 submissions (so far) for the non-profit 6-month partnership. At our meeting on Friday, May 8, we will hear from each non-profit as they explain a bit about who they are and how they imagine utilizing social media to further expose their objectives and […]

Next Meeting: Friday, May 8, 2009

Our meetings are free and open to the public. We meet to share and develop best practices for using social media and social networks to build our personal brands, our businesses, and support our community. If the internet is nice, we will be live streaming here. UPDATE May 4th: Due to the tremendous interest in […]