How the National Council on Family Relations Used the Office 365 DIY Migration Workshop

Tech Soup Blog

Jason Samuels is the director of innovation and technology at the National Council on Family Relations (NCFR) in Minneapolis. His budget projection showed that moving NFCR's Exchange and SharePoint servers to Office 365 would save several thousand dollars compared to the costs of software licenses and consulting help to implement platform upgrades. Office 365 has applications that are new to most users, such as SharePoint, Lync, and two versions of OneDrive.

How Nonprofits Can Stay Compliant with Online Fundraising Laws in 2022

Nonprofit Tech for Good

It is simple enough to know where you are soliciting in person, sending a letter, or submitting a grant application. These virtual events may require not just prior state charitable registration but also gaming licenses.

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Information Technology Lead in the USA or Canada

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Cloud for Good complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company operates. Cloud for Good is seeking an Information Technology Lead to build the internal technology department within the organization. The IT Lead will be responsible for overseeing and managing Cloud for Good’s internal technology infrastructure and IT Security. This role will report to the VP, People + Operations.

Online Fundraising: What Your Nonprofit Needs to Do to Be Compliant in 2021

Nonprofit Tech for Good

It is simple enough to know where you are soliciting in person, sending a letter, or submitting a grant application. These virtual events may require not just prior state charitable solicitation registration, but also gaming licenses. By Sharon Cody, J.D.

Operations Coordinator? in the USA or Canada

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Monitor Cloud for Good technology inventory and related supplies; assist with technology, licenses or supply procurement as needed? Cloud for Good complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company operates. Cloud for Good is looking for a dynamic Operations Coordinator for our growing People and Operations Team.

New report on wireless technology for nonprofits released | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Pipes (1) Mobile , nptech New report on wireless technology for nonprofits released 04.29.08 | 3402 5 Comments [link] New+report+on+wireless+technology+for+nonprofits+released 2008-04-29+18%3A01%3A10 Allan+Benamer A new report called Wireless Technology for Social Change: Trends in NGO Mobile Use , was released today by the United Nations Foundation and The Vodafone Group Foundation. Wirth, President of the United Nations Foundation.

A Software Lending Library in Kansas City?

Tech Soup Blog

They have developed a way for anyone with a Kansas City public library card to use expensive professional applications like those from Adobe and Microsoft without owning them. The new lending library project is funded by the National Science Foundation. Applications will be made available on a one-user-per-license at a time basis, just as they are on public access computers in the library. The Kansas City Public Library.

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Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

that makes Bookshare possible) and open licensing terms, so that people who the market will fail to address get the benefits of our incredibly rich and expanding knowledge base. One famous example of this approach is the affordable licensing and thus wider availability of drugs to combat HIV/AIDS in the developing world, which has literally saved the lives of hundreds of thousands, if not millions, of people. I’m on the plane heading back to the U.S.

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Going to Davos to Redesign the Planet

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Benetech's recommendation is to apply intellectual property to unmet social needs, by encouraging WEF stakeholders to think beyond solely profitable applications. Universities and government labs encouraging their technology transfer offices to make social licenses of new technology. Like companies, university tech transfer offices are encouraged solely to find commercially valuable applications of inventions.

How Can a Museum Best Protect Its Assets?

Tech Soup Blog

His hundreds of covers for the Saturday Evening Post magazine alone are a national treasure. Frank says, "Most of our enterprise software is procured via TechSoup, which makes it affordable to license so many servers! Frank told me that the license he gets from TechSoup includes every option his museum needs. Unlimited agents for specific applications like VMware, Windows, Linux, and so on.

Save on IT Costs with Amazon Web Services

Tech Soup Blog

Used in combination with other AWS cloud services, these enterprise applications provide email, collaboration, and virtual desktop capabilities without requiring organizations to invest in physical infrastructure. If you frequently work with volunteers or other temporary employees, you can use AWS cloud services to provide them with cloud-based email accounts or virtual desktops on the fly without long-term licensing agreements. National Democratic Institute.

Microsoft's Ecohero: How Sean Nicholson Is Saving the Earth

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This was mainly because refurbishers couldn't afford to put legal Windows licenses on used equipment. Refurbishers could either pay full price for licenses (and thereby price their equipment out of the market), or use pirated versions of Windows. Last year, Sean's programs supplied a million low-cost licenses for Microsoft Windows, Office, and other applications to 5,000 commercial and noncommercial refurbishers.

Tech Impact Helps Nonprofits Open a Door to the Cloud

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Jason Samuels is the director of innovation and technology at the National Council on Family Relations (NCFR) in Minneapolis. His budget projection showed that moving NCFR's Exchange and SharePoint servers to Office 365 would save several thousand dollars compared to the costs of software licenses and consulting help to implement platform upgrades. Office 365 has applications that are new to most users, such as SharePoint, Lync, and two versions of OneDrive.

5 Essential CME LMS Features for Your Healthcare Association

Web Courseworks Associations

Create question banks to categorize and tag questions and then reuse them across assessments as applicable.

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A Better Way to Produce Nonprofit Annual Reports

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Treesaver is significant for nonprofits because it combines important trends – open source software, web standards and mobile applications. Feeding America has a national hunger study. because it’s open source, there are no license fees, just the work on design and content. Note from Beth: I facilitated a panel about Mobile Integrated strategy at the Innogive Conference earlier this month and have shared the notes here.

5 Mobile Frameworks You Should be Using

Allegiance Group

Some negatives, Kendo UI Mobile’s back-end Application is not built to play nice with AngularJS routing. Kendo UI is also not free, so it will run you $199 for a commercial license. Some larger non-profits like PBS, National Geographic are using it now. Frameworks tie together websites like nothing else these days. In a way, they play the role of the medium between the raw HTML/CSS that the browser renders and the design and logic a web developer creates.

How a small nonprofit organization survived the Great Recession

ASU Lodestar Center

Nonprofits, the fifth largest industry in Arizona, historically the recipient of a most generous donor base, now wear the burden of the downturn in the national economy. I filled out “wild-card” grant applications and wrote first-time proposals to national and government groups. Donnalee Sarda is a state licensed counselor, having achieved her master's in counseling psychology from Arizona State University in 1996. posted by. Donnalee Sarda, LPC , Executive Director.

The Fantastic Five GIS Tools for Nonprofits

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Most nonprofits only ever need the ArcView license, available heavily discounted from TechSoup. We love these map layers for local work, but for nonprofits working across nations these are incredible time savers. The ArcExplorer application from ESRI is a new tool for making presentations out of your maps.

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Developing a BYOD and Mobile IT Strategy

Tech Soup Blog

IT systems are expected to open their systems up for this, but in doing so, they tend to lose control of important organizational data, need to support additional applications that serve personal devices, and face legal liabilities in case a personal device is lost or stolen. The most dramatic example of this that I’ve found is a news story by National Public Radio entitled Wipeout: When Your Company Kills Your iPhone. Photo: Jacob Bøtter , CC license.

Nonprofit Technology News: 2013 Year in Review

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This virtual desktop solution connects to a nonprofit or school’s existing computer system very quickly and allows older computers to run Windows 7 and Windows applications as well as new PCs. It allows charities to get to your applications and files from virtually anywhere there is Internet on many kinds of devices - PCs, Macs, and mobile devices of various kinds.

Tech Impact Helps Nonprofits Open a Door to the Cloud

Tech Soup Blog

Jason Samuels is the director of innovation and technology at the National Council on Family Relations (NCFR) in Minneapolis. His budget projection showed that moving NCFR's Exchange and SharePoint servers to Office 365 would save several thousand dollars compared to the costs of software licenses and consulting help to implement platform upgrades. Office 365 has applications that are new to most users, such as SharePoint, Lync, and two versions of OneDrive.

Calling All Nonprofits and Libraries — Come Celebrate Creativity

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Organizations that advocate, support or practice (or, in the sole discretion of Sponsor, are believed to advocate, support or practice) discrimination based on age, ethnicity, gender, national origin, disability, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or socioeconomic status are NOT eligible. (b) This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations, and void where prohibited.

Get Help in Telling the Story of Your Nonprofit's Impact

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Kampala, Uganda: Using Social Media Applications for Development. Ilorin, Nigeria: Recession: Reviving the Nation's Economy Through Technology. IMAGE ATTRIBUTION GUIDELINES Image Name: Author / License. TechSoup's annual Storymakers campaign launches September 5. We know that good stories power fundraising and marketing, so join one of our free events to discover powerful case studies and connect with digital storytelling experts in your community.

Are Social Enterprises Viable Models for Funding Nonprofits?

ASU Lodestar Center

Nonprofit organizations are vital to the nation’s economic well-being and have nearly doubled in the last 30 years (National Center for Charitable Statistics, 2015). Shrinking government budgets and greater competition for ever-fewer dollars are reducing the scale and effectiveness of nonprofits in meeting the nation’s growing challenges and intractable problems.

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10 Steps to Extension Professional 2.0 Remix

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

But it is best to learn how tags work on flickr, what groups are, and all the clever things that people and organizations are using Flickr for: Resource for presentations (can easily search in Flickr by cc license ) - For example, you were seeking out photos for a presentation on " Nutrition " or " Organic Farming " Documentation or How To. Photo Sharing around an organization's programs/mission - Global and National Youth Day. Read the license.

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11NTC Science Fair Preview: Giveaways and Even More Giveaways!

NTEN

We'll also have some extra-cool schwag available if you submit your application for Google for Nonprofits in-person at the booth (be sure to bring your organization's Tax ID number with you)! National Purchasing Partners Jawbone Bluetooth Headset NeoSystems Corp. All applicants will be entered into a drawing for a new Apple iPad! Verndale Enter to win a complimentary Kentico Content Management System - 1 Website Ultimate License, valued at $4,499.

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Midas and Croesus — together at last… | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

The Gates Foundation, dedicated to improving health and education, especially in poor nations, is already the United States’ largest grant-making foundation, with current assets of almost $30 billion. Ahhhh, if there were only a single open API for funder applications… Uh wait, there’s more… Mr. Buffett’s contribution will not be made all at once, but rather in smaller annual increments.

Kintera now almost as valuable as Bear Stearns | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

I think they’ve got decent business logic in their suite of applications but they keep ceding ground to Blackbaud and Convio year after year. As a nation, we were in much better shape. We have a sold-out government, crumbling infrastructure, energy crisis, home forclosure epidemic, 13 figure national deficit, and 12 figure annual shortfall. Back to Top ↑ This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0

Another social network for activism on the horizon… | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Suzannah said: I am a completely avid reader and so incredibly excited when anyone blogs on NP’s and tech, but as someone who has spent the last 10 years in nonprofits, national and state wide, and only this year turned thirty, I feel that I finally have got to put my two cents into the equation. I know noone on my boards nationally or state wide knows about facebook or linked in.

Nonprofit 2.0… | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

I think Sonny is trying to sell a product called Salesforce.com – another application in a sector already dominated by Kintera, Convio and increasingly, Raiser’s Edge. Slowly building on our Internet connectivity, over the years, we’ve accumulated a combination of ASP-hosted case management applications, IVR-based information delivery, and document scanning technology to better serve our clients.