Generation Y http://wrvo.org en App turns social media posts into charity dollars http://wrvo.org/post/app-turns-social-media-posts-charity-dollars <p></p><p>Young people today are a giving generation, according to a recent poll that shows that &nbsp;75 percent of millennials donated to causes in the calendar year. &nbsp;</p><p>But the tried and true charitable strategies of galas and golf tournaments often don't cross the generational divide. With this in mind,&nbsp;one Syracuse start-up is hoping to offer charities a chance to reach younger givers using something they relate to: social media.</p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:15:05 +0000 Ellen Abbott 53926 at http://wrvo.org App turns social media posts into charity dollars Exports and Generation Y, a recipe for upstate growth http://wrvo.org/post/exports-and-generation-y-recipe-upstate-growth <p>Boosting exports, focusing on homegrown New York businesses, and the importance of engaging with Generation Y. These were all topics of focus at the <a href="http://www.thepartnership.org/app/events/accelerate_upstate" target="_blank">Accelerate Upstate 2.0 conference</a> in Buffalo this week. Thu, 31 Jan 2013 13:57:03 +0000 Kate O'Connell 32649 at http://wrvo.org Exports and Generation Y, a recipe for upstate growth