12 Demographic & Technology Trends Changing the Nonprofit Sector Worldwide

Nonprofit Tech for Good

In the coming decades as wealth rises in Asia, so will philanthropy and with it a second wave of online activism and giving. Also, to save Africa’s iconic wildlife from extinction, NGOs will be instrumental in conserving land and defeating wildlife crime.

11 Excellent Examples of Nonprofit Avatars

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nature Conservancy. Animals Asia. Every second of every day nonprofits around the world are posting status updates, tweets, and messages on social networks attached to avatars with cropped art work and/or unreadable text.

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Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

“Social Media for Social Good and Nonprofit Tech for Good have been my primary resources for learning how to communicate Indian conservation issues on a global scale. Microsoft Citizenship Asia Pacific.

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22 Online Gift Stores That Benefit Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Global Goods Partners is dedicated to alleviating poverty by strengthening women led development initiatives in Asia, Africa, and Latin America. Nature Conservancy Online Marketplace. The National Retail Federation predicts that holiday sales this year will increase 4.1

11 Excellent Examples of Nonprofit Avatars

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nature Conservancy. Animals Asia. Every second of every day nonprofits around the world are posting status updates, tweets, and messages on social networks attached to avatars with cropped art work and/or unreadable text.

Is There a Community of #Tech4Good Activists Waiting for You?

Tech Soup Blog

Asia and the Pacific Rim. TARGET END LINKS. ## Central and South America. ## North America. ## Africa. ## Europe. ## Asia and Pacific Rim. --> North America. Austin, Texas: Miradi: A Flexible Approach to Program Planning for Conservation and Beyond. Asia and the Pacific Rim.

Sheroes You Should Know: Inspiring Stories for #WomensHistoryMonth

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Are you passionate about conservation and environmental causes? Nonprofits like the Nature Conservancy , Union of Concerned Scientists , American Association of University Women , and NRDC do, too. Originally from California, Harriet Chalmers Adams lived a life that saw her travel through South America, Asia, and the South Pacific. she·ro (pl. sheroes) : a woman regarded as a hero.

Google+ Best Practices for Nonprofits

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See the Nature Conservancy’s Blog as an example: 10. UPDATED 1/8/12: Thanks to the launch of Google+ Pages for brands, Google+ traffic hit an all time high in December 2011 and it’s likely that the trend will continue in 2012.

Google+ Best Practices for Nonprofits

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See the Nature Conservancy’s Blog as an example: 11. UPDATED 2/26/12: Please note that the best practices listed below are a work in progress and are updated regularly. To be alerted of when new best practices are posted, please subscribe to the Nonprofit Tech 2.0 e-Newsletter.

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

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For example, see Plan Asia’s Flavors Page at flavors.me/planasia. For a great example of a nonprofit using Meetup, see the the Nature Conservancy’s Picnic for the Planet.

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25 Must-Know Global Trends in Giving

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8) Liberal donors are most likely to give to human and civil rights while conservative donors are more likely to give to religious services and faith. 16) In Asia, religious giving is more diverse than any other region in the world. 57% of religious giving in Asia is online.

60 Fun, Useful, and Totally Random Resources for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For example, see Plan Asia’s Flavors Page at flavors.me/planasia. For a great example of a nonprofit using Meetup, see the the Nature Conservancy’s Picnic for the Planet.

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

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For example, see Plan Asia’s Flavors Page at flavors.me/planasia. For a great example of a nonprofit using Meetup, see the the Nature Conservancy’s Picnic for the Planet.

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111 Low-Cost or Free OnlineTools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For a great example of a nonprofit using Meetup, see the the Nature Conservancy’s Picnic for the Planet. For example, see Plan Asia’s Flavors Page at flavors.me/planasia. The number of low-cost or free online resources and tools available to nonprofits today is astounding.

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How Drones Are Being Used to Benefit Humankind

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Conservation mapping and 3D imaging. They are perfect for wildlife conservation, search and rescue, and understanding what is needed in disaster relief. In Africa, conservation drones are being used to locate rhinoceros poachers.

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

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For example, see Plan Asia’s Flavors Page at flavors.me/planasia. For a great example of a nonprofit using Meetup, see the the Nature Conservancy’s Picnic for the Planet.

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60 Fun, Useful, and Totally Random Resources for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For example, see Plan Asia’s Flavors Page at flavors.me/planasia. For a great example of a nonprofit using Meetup, see the the Nature Conservancy’s Picnic for the Planet. The number of low-cost or free, web-based resources and tools available to nonprofits today is astounding.

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The Right Way to use Social Media for Fundraising: Wildlife Direct

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

A compelling example good social media fundraising practice comes from WildlifeDirect, a nonprofit based in Nairobi, Kenya founded by Dr. Richard Leakey. According to Paula Kahumbu, Executive Director, their approach to fundraising was to build a worldwide online conservancy community.

World Wildlife Fund Launches Texting for Tigers

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Actor Ethan Suplee, who has appeared in “My Name is Earl,” “American History X” and “Mallrats” among other TV series and films, recorded a video recently while in Asia with WWF to visit the frontlines of tiger protection. Text TIGERS to 20222.

Microsoft YouthSpark: A New Chapter in Citizenship at Microsoft

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Conservative estimates in the European labor market show that if just 20% more youth were working, the EU would save more than 21 billion Euros per year. In Asia, we see a large number of working poor, particularly in rural. In Asia, 70% of working youth. This post was authored by Lori Harnick, General Manager of Microsoft Citizenship & Public Affairs, and originally appeared on the Microsoft Corporate Citizenship Blog.

PopTech Fellows Program: Reflections

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The goal: a movement powerful enough to respond to any conservation emergency anywhere swiftly and efficiently, reverse the catastrophic loss of habitats and species and secure the future of wildlife in Africa, Asia and around the world.

The Analysis Exchange

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Cindy Olnick, Director of Communications, Los Angeles Conservancy). We have student and mentors ready to provide high-quality web site analysis across the United States, Europe, Asia, Australia, and even now in Africa. Eric Peterson, Web Analytics Demystified. The Analysis Exchange is a first-of-its-kind effort to freely provide analytical insights to nonprofits and non-governmental organizations.

Fair Trade Certified: An Interview with Paul Rice of TransFair USA

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Because obviously that means much more volume is being certified and much more money is going back to poor farmers in Latin America, Asia and Africa as a result, and that, at the end of the day, is what we're all about. Why should consumers buy Fair Trade Certified products?