Reflections on the 15NTC in Austin

Categories: President's Corner

There is no conference quite like the NTC (Nonprofit Technology Conference). Despite it's growing size (setting a new non-DC record of 1900+ attendees this year) it remains close knit and communal in feeling. I was quite heartened by what I experienced and learned at 15NTC this year and look forward to next year's meeting in San Jose.

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Saying Goodbye to U Street

Categories: Community IT News

When I first started at Community IT 15 years ago, we were a handful of tech-minded do-gooders, hoping to find a way to help the world with our unique talents and skills. At the time, we were renting 3 small rooms on the top floor of an aging mansion in Columbia Heights. As our business grew and we added staff, those 3 small rooms were no longer enough, so we started looking for other office space. We were fortunate to find a building on U Street that was being renovated after being empty since 1968. In September 2000, we left Columbia Heights.

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