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Using Photography to Change the World: An Interview with Paola Gianturco

Have Fun - Do Good

She is donating 100 percent of the royalties from the book to the Global Fund for Women. Many of them had almost nothing by way of material resources, but they had imagination, and if you have imagination, you can, it turns out, light the dark with all kinds of creative arts. Britt Bravo: In so many of the groups you profiled, the women were using the arts for education, empowerment, or healing. BB: Why do you think the arts is such a powerful tool?

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Art, Social Change & Young Women Bloggers

Have Fun - Do Good

While writing my mentor post last Sunday I got to thinking about how artists use art for social change and accumulated a bunch of links for related projects, programs and organizations that I thought I'd share: Change Me: The Power of Imagery to Create Change. For every submission the Getty gets, they will donate $10 to Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, TB and Malaria. art activism social change

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Ask Britt: How can I combine the creative arts with social impact?

Have Fun - Do Good

This week's Ask Britt question, sent in by a reader, is, "How can I combine the creative arts with social impact? The arts are a wonderful way to make a difference in the world because they are fun, engaging, and oftentimes help you to tell stories, all key elements to attracting and keeping people involved in a cause. Here are some examples of ways people have used the arts to create social impact: 50 Crows Social Change Photography "Images inspire people to act.

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3 Reasons Your Nonprofit Website Needs Responsive Design

Connection Cafe

According to Adobe , on average, 83% of global consumers report they are multiscreen, using 2.23 54 percent listed overall good design, such as appealing layout and photography, as important. Nonprofit Technology Arts & Cultural content management system Mobile Mobile fundraising mobile giving nonprofit website responsive design SEO user experience UXDid you know that organizations update their website, on average, every 2-4 years?

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10 Powerful Nonprofit Videos to Inspire You

CauseVox

NYC Salt teaches inner city teenagers how to make a living doing photography and to understand their options in the creative industry. Nothing Is Impossible: Global Women’s Water Initiative from Hover on Vimeo.

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End-of-Year Event Fundraising in 2021

The Modern Nonprofit

PHOTOGRAPHY: BFA.COM. TUTORING ART. Tutoring Art can even host Virtual Painting Fundraisers & Instructionals on your organization’s behalf. Estimated Reading Time: 7 minutes END-OF-YEAR EVENT FUNDRAISING IN 2021.

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33 Fun, Useful, and Totally Random Resources for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

In addition to the list of global top sites, you can also view top sites by country. A free, fun mobile photo-sharing iPhone App that turns your mobile photos instantly in art. Users simply take a photo with their iPhone and add special editing and art effects with one tap. The number of low-cost or free, web-based resources and tools available to nonprofits today is astounding.

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Last Week for the 11NTC Scholarship Auction - New and Improved Software!

NTEN

We have several in the arts category, including: Colors Over Capital: Donated by Fertile Photography. Thanks also to our scholarship sponsors: Changing Our World Global Cloud Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health Masterworks TechSoup Global And, of course, thanks to Convio for making this possible by matching your donations dollar for dollar. Thank you to everyone who who has bid so far in our online auction to benefit the 11NTC SCholarship campaign.

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Storymakers 2016 Winners

Tech Soup Blog

And our Twitter chat was more global than ever before, with people from 20 countries participating! There, we see hearts, bodies, and minds coming to life through improvisation and the creative arts. Best Photography Winner — Learning Tree Farm. Best Global Story — What Is Taiwan Tongzhi (LGBT) Hotline Association? The Storymakers 2016 campaign surpassed all of our expectations.

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50 Fun, Useful, and Totally Random Resources for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

In addition to the list of global top sites, you can also view top sites by country. Global Tweets :: globaltweets.com. In just a few clicks your supporters can donate a tweet or status update to benefit your cause (see The Global Fund ). A free, fun mobile photo-sharing iPhone App that turns your mobile photos instantly in art. Users simply take a photo with their iPhone and add special editing and art effects with one tap.

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Game On: How Gamification is Changing the Sector

ASU Lodestar Center

Global 2000 businesses have recognized gamification as a powerful tool to engage consumers and motivate them to purchase more products. While growing up in Cincinnati, Ohio he learned to his passion was within the arts and photography. After graduating from high school, he moved to Arizona in 2007 to pursue his Bachelor of Fine Arts from Arizona State University. He received his BFA from the Herberger Institute for the Design & Arts in 2011.

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Adobe Is Creating Change

Tech Soup Blog

In line with the design, drawing, and multimedia editing tools that form the backbone of Adobe, they invest in organizations that are addressing arts and creativity, education, and youth service issues. The Foundation's community grants program has two focus areas: Arts and Creativity. The program empowers 12- to 18-year-olds to express their opinions and perspectives about issues important to them through photography, sound, video, and digital art.

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14 Top Nonprofit Websites to Inspire Your Organization

DNL OmniMedia

Let’s walk through a selection of unique nonprofit websites that not only incorporate these elements but go above and beyond to impress visitors and inspire donations: Interlochen Center for the Arts. Top Nonprofit Website: Interlochen Center for the Arts. Strong use of photography.

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60 Fun, Useful, and Totally Random Resources for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

In addition to the list of global top sites, you can also view top sites by country. Global Tweets :: globaltweets.com. In just a few clicks your supporters can donate a tweet or status update to benefit your cause (see The Global Fund ). A free, fun mobile photo-sharing iPhone App that turns your mobile photos instantly in art. Users simply take a photo with their iPhone and add special editing and art effects with one tap.

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70 Low-Cost or Free Web-Based Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

In addition to the list of global top sites, you can also view top sites by country. Global Tweets :: globaltweets.com. A free, fun mobile photo-sharing iPhone App that turns your mobile photos instantly in art. Users simply take a photo with their iPhone and add special editing and art effects with one tap. In just a few clicks your supporters can donate a tweet or status update to benefit your cause (see The Global Fund ).

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85 Low-Cost or Free Web-Based Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

In addition to the list of global top sites, you can also view top sites by country. Global Tweets :: globaltweets.com. A free, fun mobile photo-sharing iPhone App that turns your mobile photos instantly in art. Users simply take a photo with their iPhone and add special editing and art effects with one tap. In just a few clicks your supporters can donate a tweet or status update to benefit your cause (see The Global Fund ).

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100 Low-Cost or Free Web-Based Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

In addition to the list of global top sites, you can also view top sites by country. Global Tweets :: globaltweets.com. A free, fun mobile photo-sharing iPhone App that turns your mobile photos instantly in art. Users simply take a photo with their iPhone and add special editing and art effects with one tap. In just a few clicks your supporters can donate a tweet or status update to benefit your cause (see The Global Fund ).

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82 Free or Low-Cost Online Tools & Mobile Apps for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Graphic Design & Photography. Vecteezy offers an excellent selection of free and low-cost vector art that can be used for multiple kinds of online content (event invitations, social media posts, blog graphics, etc. For advanced for photo editing, the Adobe Creative Cloud Photography plan provides users access to numerous Adobe photo editing tools, such as Lightroom CC and Photoshop CC. Global NGO Technology Report :: techreport.ngo.

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60 Fun, Useful, and Totally Random Resources for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

In addition to the list of global top sites, you can also view top sites by country. Global Tweets :: globaltweets.com. In just a few clicks your supporters can donate a tweet or status update to benefit your cause (see The Global Fund ). A free, fun mobile photo-sharing iPhone App that turns your mobile photos instantly in art. Users simply take a photo with their iPhone and add special editing and art effects with one tap.

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106 Free or Low-Cost Online Tools and Resources for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Global NGO Technology Report :: techreport.ngo. Global Trends in Giving Report :: givingreport.ngo. Graphic Design & Photography. Vecteezy offers an excellent selection of free and low-cost vector art that can be used for multiple kinds of online content (event invitations, social media posts, blog graphics, etc. The internet is loaded with amazing free or low-cost tools and resources!

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59 Useful Mobile Apps & Online Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Vecteezy offers an excellent selection of free and low-cost vector art that can be used for multiple kinds of online content (event invitations, social media posts, blog graphics, etc. For advanced for photo editing, the Adobe Creative Cloud Photography plan provides users access to numerous Adobe photo editing tools, such as Lightroom CC and Photoshop CC. The number of low-cost or free apps and online tools available to nonprofits today is astounding.

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[VIDEO] Emerging Trends in Nonprofit Social Media Marketing

Bloomerang

My trusted sources, if you want to do a little bit more research anytime I cite a statistic, it’s always going to be from Pew Internet, M+R Benchmarks, Global Trends In Giving. There are people doing art.

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nfp 2.0 » Camera Rwanda: Storytelling using Flickr

Rebooting Charity

In May, Kresta left her tenured high school post in Arizona and enrolled on the MA of Photography program at The Arts Institute at Bournemouth in the UK. Developing contacts through Flickr has really inspired me to take my photography a step further. I am passionate about using photography to help humanitarian efforts and raise awareness of AIDS, poverty and children’s rights, especially in Africa.

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Lisa Simpson for Nonprofits: A Summary

GroundWire

If you watch (ed) the Simpsons and you work for a nonprofit organization, you’ve probably identified with Lisa Simpson on any number of occasions -- an overachieving nerd with a love for the arts and humanities. Make strategic use of photography and images. Storytelling is the art of evoking empathy which leads to compassion, and it's all the rage right now, but what makes a good story? No: A rival campaign: “1 pack will help eradicate newborn tetanus globally.”.

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