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How SMS Alerts Are Helping Curb Africa’s Ebola Outbreak

Mobile Commons

To combat the Ebola epidemic in Africa, international aide workers looked for ways to educate the public about the virus.

Supporting Nonprofit Tech Educators Across the Globe

Tech Soup Blog

At each event, we're helping to build and sustain a self-supporting community of practice for tech-minded nonprofit staffers. Join us!

Give up a Gift for Africa

SocialFish

lived in Africa for three years, as a child, and I know from direct experience that we often forget the abundance we have here in the US. link].

Spotlight on South Africa: Nonprofit Profiles from SANGONeT

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup's partner in Africa, SANGONeT , has compiled case studies and profiles of the South African nonprofits and charities they serve.

Online Donations Bring the Middle East and Africa Closer to American Donors | Wamda.com

AFP Blog

Online Donations Bring the Middle East and Africa Closer to American Donors | Wamda.com : The good news is this figure has also been steadily increasing in the last few years. such as the Middle East and Africa, could potentially benefit if the Internet can help bring international causes closer to American donors.

Data Digest: Moneyball Giving, Data and Philanthropy, Data for Africa

Tech Soup Blog

The rational for "seeing data as a state" rather than a donor in Africa to help answer policymakers questions is also explained.

International Women’s Day: Using Technology to Empower Women and Girls

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

In 2015, Noel  helped them to publish their mobile app, Women Fight Back , on the Google Play store. The Tech Girls of Dharavi.

Visit Zambia with LearnAsOne!

Amy Sample Ward

LearnAsOne is a charity that works with local partners and communities in Africa to fund schools and support their running costs. Just listening to the communities real educational needs and helping to provide the funds and training so they can meet them themselves. Follow along and connect with the community! What do you need?

Keeping Your 2016 Resolutions with NetSquared's Free Workshops

Tech Soup Blog

NetSquared holds free or low-cost educational events for people who want to use technology for good. The link need to be like so: Africa.

Winning at Pinning

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

For example, in the villages of rural Africa where Camfed works, local community members play an essential role in helping girls succeed in school.

Research Friday: The gift

ASU Lodestar Center

Matthews makes the point that despite slight westernization, Africa remains rooted in indigenous languages and cultural norms. posted by. 2004).

A NetSquared Happy Holidays

Tech Soup Blog

NetSquared holds free or low-cost educational events for people and organizations who want to learn more about using technology for social good. We'd love to help you start a new meetup. The link need to be like so: Africa. Africa. Africa. They're the new Santa Claus, offering #nptech gifts year-round!

Kids and Kickstarter: The Rise of PhilanthroKids and Kid Crowdfunding!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Charlotte, A Young Teen, Helping To Save Horse Farm Through A Kick Starter Campaign. Crowdfunding in general has raised more than 5.1

Benetech: the Equilibrium Change Machine

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Right now we are successfully convincing major educational publishers to build accessibility features into their standard ebooks.

Why I’m Scared of the SOPA bill

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

We serve over 150,000 students with disabilities alone with free online services funded by the Department of Education (however, nothing contained in this post has anything to do with our funders). We work in North Africa Latin America, Asia: most of the places where large scale human rights abuses are going on. And then they go away.

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Announcing… 31 New Favorite Nonprofits for 2013!

Nonprofit Tech for Good

10×10 is global action campaign with a film as its centerpiece.Their message is simply this: Educate girls and you can change the world. 6. 

Mr. Jim Goes to Washington (and New York, and Nairobi, and Seoul, and Kampala, and Boston…)

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Consulted with some peer social entrepreneurs about whether we could help them with specific technology for their nonprofits. Why do I do it?

2012 Nonprofit Technology Year in Review

Tech Soup Blog

These are events that pair up nonprofits with good ideas and volunteer techies who can help them realize them. We gathered so much data!

Give a shirt: Changing slacktivists into activists

ASU Lodestar Center

You don’t have to physically help to help, you simply have to help spread the word, while exuding as little physical activity as humanly possible.

Privacy and Security on Social Networks

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

You can also use Reclaim Privacy , a browser tool that helps you adjust your Facebook privacy settings, although I encountered a few glitches.

4 Ways Nonprofits Can Benefit from the Cloud

Tech Soup Blog

He enjoys writing and producing educational videos around the cloud to help people find the best cloud service for their needs.

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5 Things to Look Forward to at MCON 2015

NonProfit Hub

Told through the eyes of a local woman, this film explores the philosophy of Time magazine’s persons of the year: The Ebola workers of West Africa. 5.

Making Giving Fun: Case Study from Oxfam

Amy Sample Ward

Clicking on one transports you to the village where you can click on items throughout the area that can help the local village members.

Learn Nonprofit Tech Skills at a NetSquared Meetup

Tech Soup Blog

Every month NetSquared volunteers hold free or low cost educational events for people and organizations who want to use technology for social good.

Bridging the Opportunity Divide – Empowering Youth to Imagine and Realize their Futures

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Peter has extensive international experience in Latin America and Africa and discussed the problems and solutions he sees from the ground.

5 Games Supporting Nonprofits’s Missions, from Low-Tech to High-Tech

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

” The following games are expanding the reach of various nonprofits and helping them connect with audiences in meaningful ways. Kennedy (EMK) Institute to support it in educating the public about U.S. Note from Beth: I went to my first Games for Change Festival ten years ago, in 2005 and have been a fan and supporter ever since.

What Does a NetSquared Event Look Like?

Tech Soup Blog

The link need to be like so: Africa. Africa. Seattle, Washington: Tech Education Resources for Nonprofits (Staff and Volunteers).

Guest Post on Care2 Frogloop: Designing Campaigns for Impact

Amy Sample Ward

But how does it help you move closer to your goal? The story here is of how 1 child dies of Malaria in Africa every 45 seconds.

International Organizations and Social Media: News, Engagement, and Social Data for Policy Change

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Through Girl Up’s support, girls have the opportunity to become educated, healthy, safe, counted and positioned to be the next generation of leaders.

Data and Storytelling: 6 Ways to Use Data to Move Your Mission

NTEN

It can justify the work that your organization is doing, help others understand why it is critical, and offer exciting new ways to motivate others to help solve the problems your organization is working on. Charity Water , an organization that raises money to build wells in Africa has learned the lesson. And for good reason.

Why I’m Scared of the SOPA Bill by Jim Fruchterman

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

We work in North Africa Latin America, Asia: most of the places where large scale human rights abuses are going on. Flickr Photo by DonkeyHotey.

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NetSquared Celebrates Progress and Looks Forward to 2015

Tech Soup Blog

15 groups held live events which helped drive video submissions to the contest and allowed TechSoup to reach more NGOs with educational opportunities.

Mobile Trends Your Nonprofit Should Be Watching

Tech Soup Blog

Good thing this has proven false because tablets have contributed to advances in accessibility, early education, and closing the digital divide.

Rockstar Nairobi Social Entrepreneur

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

and we needed more help. Last week I was able to visit Nairobi, and I sat down with Carol to find out how we could help her. No problem!

Receiving the 2011 CASE Award for Enterprising Social Innovation

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

CASE is a research and education center that promotes the entrepreneurial pursuit of social impact through the adaptation of business expertise.

Data and Storytelling: 6 Ways to Use Data to Move Your Mission

Influence

Charity Water , an organization that raises money to build wells in Africa has learned the lesson. Data is the new black. And for good reason.

Webinar: Monthly Donors, Social Media, and Cross-Channel Integration: Critical Tactics to Boost Your Fundraising in 2013

Frogloop

Sarah Alexander -- Education & Outreach Coordinator, Food & Water Watch. Eric is senior director of nonprofit services at Care2.com where he helps hundreds of nonprofits connect with donors and supporters online. Make 2013 the year your fundraising comes of age. Engaging on Facebook, converting in email.

Creating Learning Experiences That Connect, Inspire, and Engage

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Visual facilitation techniques can help with processing as well. 3.    Social Media Integration. Content Delivery Is Not Learning. Techniques.

Debunking the Overhead Myth

Tech Soup Blog

They're also working together to help end the overhead myth. You're encouraged to visit the Overhead Myth website, where you can pledge to help debunk the myth, as well as find helpful research, resources, and FAQs. Learn how some funders are helping nonprofits break the cycle. Or so many of us believe. Is. A.

Which Crowdfunding Platform Is Best for Your Organization?

Tech Soup Blog

Aid Afghanistan for Education and Peace has the lofty $10,000 goal to fund a school of 300 students for a month. Kickstarter. For U.S.-based