New Study Shows Millennials Want To Make A Global Difference

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Country sample sizes represented in the global number were weighted by the percent of the population in each country with access to the internet. The Survey revealed that globally 76% own one, with the highest adoption rate being in the Asia.

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What TechSoup Global Thinks About the New FCC Net Neutrality Decision

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” Additional Viewpoints From TechSoup Global Staff. Ariel Gilbert-Knight, Senior Content Manager, TechSoup Global and TechSoup for Libraries. Ginny Mies, Senior Content Curator, TechSoup Global and TechSoup for Libraries. All other images: TechSoup Global. The U.S.

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The 2017 Global NGO Technology Survey is now available in ????????????, English, français, Português, and español!

Nonprofit Tech for Good

If you work for a NGO, nonprofit, or charity, please volunteer 4-7 minutes of your time to take the the 2017 Global NGO Technology Survey.

Vietnam and Indonesia Join TechSoup Asia’s Growing Family

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We proudly welcome NGO partners Vietnet-ICT and the Lin Centre in Vietnam, as well as ASEAN Foundation , Kopernik Marketplace , and YCAB Foundation in Indonesia to the TechSoup Global family.

12 Demographic & Technology Trends Changing the Nonprofit Sector Worldwide

Nonprofit Tech for Good

As the social conscience of globalization, the nonprofit sector needs to contemplate future challenges and adjust their programs accordingly – and to inspire the next generation to tackle these challenges, nonprofits need to also understand how Gen Z uses technology. Source: Global Web Index.

12 Must-Know Stats About Online Fundraising, Social Media, and Mobile Technology

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Second, the popularity of social networking is steady and continues to spread globally, but messaging apps such as WhatsApp, LINE, and Snapchat are emerging as powerful digital communities. Source: 2017 Global NGO Online Technology Report.

Around the TechSoup Global Blogosphere, January 1-12

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From the TechSoup Global Network. From TechSoup Global. TechSoup Asia. Aletha profiles what TechSoup Asia is up to. Here's what we've been talking about so far this year. From the TechSoup Community. TechSoup Blog. Guest blogger Grant Howe, VP of research and development for Sage North America's nonprofit solutions, kicks off a series of posts about providing great IT leadership.

11 Must-Know Stats About How NGOs Worldwide Use Internet Technology

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Based upon the survey results of 2,780 NGOs from Africa, Asia, Australia & Oceania, Europe, North America, and South America, the data gleaned from the online survey is unprecedented and provides valuable insight into the global NGO sector and its use of online technology.

World Map of Social Media

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Outside of Russia and most of Asia, Facebook (the blue countries) is now the main player. Tools social media facebook maps global vincosI recently came across a world map of social media on the Vincos Blog. I really enjoy their post because it shows you the gradual change in social networks in different parts of the world. Only three years ago you can see that there are many different social networks dominating in different countries.

28 Must-Read Fundraising and Social Media Reports for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

2016 Global NGO Online Technology Report :: Download. For Nonprofits in Asia Pacific: 1. Charitable Giving in Asia Pacific :: Download.

Preetam Rai, Global Voices Southeast Asia Editor, is helping to send Leng Sopharath to College! Why Not You Too!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

He's an editor at Global Voices and his personal blog, Better Days , where I first learned about RSS readers and how to use bloglines. That's Preetam on the right. He is the third person to contribute and the first donor that I've met face-to-face. That's powerful.

The Surprising Truth About Donor Fatigue And What Nonprofits Can Do To Avoid It

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Note from Beth: With the hurricanes, gun violence, and fires, I gave generously, including donations to Global Giving funds. Alison Carlman, Director of Impact and Communications at Global Giving, offers a deep dive into some Global Giving data to find the answer.

Trainer’s Notebook: Just A Few Participatory Facilitation Techniques

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

At the beginning of the summer, I taught a master class and workshops with colleague Tharum Bunn from Cambodia at the IFC/Asia. Michael Gale and Kavita Mathew from Global Giving hosted several sessions on Crowdfunding, including a lunch and learn on Crowdfunding in Asia.

What I Learned About Philanthropy, Fundraising, and Social Impact at IFCAsia in Bangkok

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

In 2005, we got a chance to meet face-to-face in London at the Global Voices Blogging Summit after I transitioned from being the Cambodia bridge blogger.

20 Must-Know Fundraising and Social Media Stats

Nonprofit Tech for Good

53% of Asia Pacific citizens donate to charity, with those in Thailand (71%) more likely to do so and those in Japan the least likely (16%). Google research has revealed a 30% uptick in searches from August to September related to charitable giving.

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What Is TechSoup Up To in Asia (Now)?

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Aletha Schelby is Program Manager for TechSoup Asia. Having been at TechSoup Global for eight years now, I can remember what it was like before we added the “Global” to our name (literally and figuratively). Growing from serving just the United States and Canada to now 38 countries (including nine in the Asia/Pacific region) in just under five years offers plenty of opportunity for learning and change.

Stick To Our Knitting? What Is TechSoup?

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tax law that cleared the way for this service — ultimately reducing costs, complexity, and duplication of efforts for both grantmakers and their global grantees.

Raise Your Hand for Girls on October 11, 2012

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Globally, 1 in 3 girls around the world is denied an education by the daily realities of poverty, violence and discrimination.

What Your Nonprofit Needs to Know About the New BRIDGE Numbers

Nonprofit Tech for Good

This new numbering system is a huge leap forward for global philanthropy and may one day enable individuals to donate online to any nonprofit with a BRIDGE Number – not through the BRIDGE Registry itself, but rather through an online or mobile giving service that uses the BRIDGE numbering system.

Five Recent Facebook Upgrades That Nonprofits Need to Know About

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For nonprofits with a global audience, this is a long-time needed functionality for Facebook Pages. If there is one thing that nonprofit social media managers are learning (or should be learning) from utilizing new media it’s that technology is now constantly in flux.

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36 Useful Apps & Online Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The 2016 Global NGO Online Technology Report. The research is unprecedented and provides valuable insight into the global NGO sector and its use of online technology. The number of low-cost or free apps and online tools available to nonprofits today is astounding.

Five Recent Facebook Upgrades That Nonprofits Need to Know About

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For nonprofits with a global audience, this is a long-time needed functionality for Facebook Pages. If there is one thing that nonprofit social media managers are learning (or should be learning) from utilizing new media it’s that technology is now constantly in flux.

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HOW TO: Tweet for an International Audience

Nonprofit Tech for Good

At about the time I quit working for the day (6pm in Missouri, USA), nonprofits in New Zealand, Australia, and Asia are coming online for another work day. It’s also an incredibly fast Web browser, particularly on social sites and now accounts for 20% global market share.

How to Choose the Right Domain Name for Your Nonprofit, Charity, or NGO

Nonprofit Tech for Good

According to the 2017 Global NGO Online Technology Report , “NGO” is the predominant term used in Africa (53%), Asia (52%), and Europe (31%). 2017 Global Trends in Giving Report.

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.

4 Ways to Participate Online in the 2016 AFP International Fundraising Conference

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The 2016 Global NGO Online Technology Report. The research is unprecedented and provides valuable insight into the global NGO sector and its use of online technology.

Find an Awesome Nonprofit Tech Training Near You

Tech Soup Blog

We're a global movement with chapters in 24 countries. Every month, our global network of community organizers hosts Tech4Good events in more than 70 cities. Asia and the Pacific Rim. Asia and the Pacific Rim.

Asia/Pacific Partners Meeting: Disaster Recovery, Knowledge Sharing, Cloud Computing, and More

Tech Soup Blog

It was the perfect storm: we knew it was time to host a meeting of TechSoup Global's partners in the Asia/Pacific region. Last month, I got to attend Ashoka's Tech4Society conference in Hyderabad, India, as a guest writer for the AshokaTech blog.

Telling Your Story: NetSquared #Storymakers2017 Workshops for Nonprofits

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Asia and Pacific Rim. TARGET END LINKS. ## Central and South America. ## North America. ## Africa. ## Europe. ## Asia and Pacific Rim. --> North America. Asia and Pacific Rim. Bristol, United Kingdom: Tech4Good Global Development.

10 Signs Your Small Nonprofit Excels at Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The 2016 Global NGO Online Technology Report. The research is unprecedented and provides valuable insight into the global NGO sector and its use of online technology. Small (and medium-sized) nonprofits have a different experience on social media than large nonprofits.

Start 2017 by Building Your Tech Skills and Community

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup's NetSquared community is hosting free monthly technology meetups in 74 cities globally, but with more than 39,000 members, it can be hard to get a sense of the community's needs.

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TechSoup Global: Springing into Action

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup Global has had a busy year so far with new ventures, exciting contests, and global recognition. Here's peek into what we've been up to: TechSoup Global has two new posts on the Markets for Good blog, an effort by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the William & Flora Hewlett Foundation, and Liquidnet to improve the system for generating, sharing, and acting upon data and information in the social sector. Technology for Good Goes Global.

Finding a Community of Nonprofit Technology Experts

Tech Soup Blog

We're a global movement with chapters in 24 countries. Every month, our global network of community organizers hosts Tech4Good events in more than 70 cities. Asia and the Pacific Rim. Asia and the Pacific Rim.

A NetSquared Happy Holidays

Tech Soup Blog

Our events are powered by a global network of volunteers dedicated to building strong, self-sufficient, local communities of nonprofit technology practitioners. We're a global movement with chapters in 20 countries. Asia and Pacific Rim. TARGET END LINKS ## Central and South America. ## North America. ## Africa. ## Europe. ## Asia and Pacific Rim. --> North America. Asia and Pacific Rim.

Getting Social with Your Local Nonprofit Tech Community

Tech Soup Blog

We're a global movement with chapters in 20 countries. Every month our global network of community organizers host Tech4Good events in more than 60 cities. Asia and Pacific Rim. Asia and Pacific Rim. Webinars are awesome, and so are blog posts.

Meet Your Local NetSquared Organizer at #17NTC

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These global leaders are coming from the United Kingdom, Uganda, Florida, and DC. Asia and the Pacific Rim. TARGET END LINKS. ## Central and South America. ## North America. ## Africa. ## Europe. ## Asia and Pacific Rim. --> North America. Asia and the Pacific Rim.

Five Online Fundraising Best Practices for Small NGOs in Developing Countries

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Thanks to Microsoft Citizenship Asia Pacific , I’ve had the great honor to present a series of online fundraising and social media trainings to over three hundred non-governmental organizations (NGOs) throughout Asia Pacific over the last three years.

Using Social Media Internationally: How Not To Get Lost in Translation

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Here’s some good tips when your network is global. A native speaker will help you translate and coordinate your message so that you know what you’re saying to a 50-year-old consumer in Asia is hitting the right tone, compared with an update for a 15-year-old in Australia.

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

Tech Soup Blog

If you don't have a local group (I can help fix that problem! ), there are also free online guides and a global Twitter chat October 5 using the hashtag #storymakers2017. Asia and Pacific Rim. Asia and Pacific Rim. Bristol, United Kingdom: Tech4Good Global Development.

Bringing Women a Global Voice: Jensine Larsen, World Pulse

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I just had to take that chance." - Jensine Larsen Jensine Larsen is the Founder and CEO of World Pulse , a global media and communication network devoted to bringing women a global voice. So, for example, on PulseWire, our global community newswire, every woman can have a voice.