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As artificial intelligence (AI) continues to evolve as quickly as it is, it's crucial for non-profits and associations to get up to speed and then stay informed. To help you in this journey, we’ve compiled a list of resources.

1. Sidecar's Comprehensive AI Learning Suite

While there are many fantastic resources out there, we’ve purposefully built the content listed to support your educational AI journey specifically as an association or non-profit professional.  

  • Free AI Book: Delve into AI with our book “Ascend: Unlocking the Power of AI for Associations,” a key resource for understanding AI’s role in association leadership and innovation. Download it for free at Sidecar's AI learning page, a perfect start for those embarking on their AI journey. 
  • Interactive AI Community: Join the conversation in our Online AI Community for Associations. It's an active platform for discussing AI's applications, challenges, and opportunities in the association sector.
  • AI Learning Hub: Deepen your understanding of AI with Sidecar's AI Learning Hub, a tailored, comprehensive program specifically for association staff, blending theory with practical applications.

2. Google's Generative AI Pathway

Google's free training on generative AI offers insights into one of the most innovative AI technologies. It’s ideal for grasping how generative models can be used creatively and effectively.

3. Amazon's Generative AI Learning Plan for Decision Makers

Explore strategic applications of AI with Amazon's free training courses, designed for leaders in the non-profit and association sectors. 

4. Microsoft's Course on Responsible AI

Microsoft provides a Responsible AI course focusing on the ethical use of AI. This resource is crucial for ensuring your AI initiatives are both effective and ethically sound. 

5. Coursera's "AI for Everyone” Course

Coursera’s AI for Everyone course makes AI approachable for all, explaining its implications and potential in an easy-to-understand format. 

Begin Your AI Journey with Sidecar 

Embracing AI in your association is an exciting and rewarding journey. These five resources provide a solid foundation for understanding and applying AI in your organization. And if you’d like the opportunity to learn more about AI on your own time, don’t forget to register for our AI Learning Hub! Mentioned above, this new, on-demand course is continuously updated to keep your AI knowledge fresh, relevant, and applicable. Some key lessons include an introduction to Ai, how to master prompting AI models, and how to develop a strong AI strategy. Register by clicking the button below! 

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Amith Nagarajan
Post by Amith Nagarajan
December 14, 2023
Amith Nagarajan is an entrepreneur who believes in combining purpose, passion and profit. Amith grew up in Silicon Valley and, in 1993, started Aptify, which is now part of Community Brands. He is the Chairman of Blue Cypress, a family of purpose driven companies which focus on helping associations, non-profits, and other purpose-driven organizations achieve long term sustainability. More at