Giving City Austin was able to interview our very own Lonny Stern about his conference experience this year. A million reasons why nonprofits should invest in attending SXSW were shared and how they can prepare to make the most of it.
SXSW is valuable opportunity for nonprofit organization like Skillpoint Alliance because it offers premiere corporate networking opportunities, exposure to new tools and programs, and the ability to participate in panel discussiosn that generate new ideas and best practices.
You simply cannot find a better opportunity to network with corporate partners and get a sense of their goals without an event like SXSW. Also, participation in meet-ups and panels is crucial to meet a lot of people grappling with the same issues as your organization.
To read more about Lonny Stern’s experiences at SXSW, check out Giving City Austin’s article.