New Webinar Series for Nonprofits in Australia & Oceania

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All webinars are presented live and not recorded ( for good reasons☻) , so nonprofits in Australia and Oceania are often unable to attend live unless they are willing to wake up very early. Nonprofit Tech for Good is based in St.

The Networked NGO in Australia and New Zealand: Te Ao Maori

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I’m headed to New Zealand and Australia to facilitate workshops in both countries and to keynote the ConnectingUp Conference (Australia’s version of the Nonprofit Technology Conference). I am excited for a return visit to Australia. Flickr Photo by TomtheJet.

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Announcing… Social Media Webinars for Nonprofits in New Zealand, Australia, and East Asia

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Lately I have been receiving a lot of requests from nonprofits in New Zealand, Australia, and East Asia for recorded versions of my social media webinars.

Social Media Webinar Series for Nonprofits in Australia and New Zealand

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Nonprofits anywhere in the world can attend the webinars, but the content of this webinar series is specifically tailored for nonprofits located in Australia and New Zealand. All webinars are scheduled on Tuesday mornings in Australia and New Zealand.

Water Wednesday: Australia is an Ocean Protection Rockstar

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You can see an interactive map of Australia's network of Commonwealth marine reserves on environment.gov.au, and learn more about it on pewenvironment.org. Image credit: Photo of Australia by satellite from Wikimedia Commons Full disclosure: Upwell is a client. Good news!

NFPs Becoming More ‘Tech Effective’ - US Study | Pro Bono Australia

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NFPs Becoming More ‘Tech Effective’ - US Study | Pro Bono Australia : A US Not for Profit technology staffing survey has found a sharp increase in the number of organisations with a formal technology plan. The annual NTEN Nonprofit Technology Staffing and Investments survey reports that more than half (55 per cent) of respondents reported that their organisation has some type of formal technology plan compared to just 40 per cent last year

YouTube Australia Now Supports Donations For Nonprofits | iTech Report

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YouTube Australia Now Supports Donations For Nonprofits | iTech Report: "Google has today confirmed that YouTube Australia now supports the YouTube Nonprofit Program which has seen success in the United States.The program, which allows nonprofit organisations to place an overlay on top of their videos prompting viwers to donate or support the group, has seen huge success in the United States

Singapore Charity Sector Texting for Transparency | Pro Bono Australia

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Singapore Charity Sector Texting for Transparency | Pro Bono Australia: "Singapore's charity regulator has introduced an SMS system to allow the public to check on the bona fides of a charity soliciting donations.The Commissioner of Charities (COC), Low Puk Yeong recently introduced the system and detailed the service in his annual report to the Singapore Government this week.Yeong says that to

The Networked Nonprofit Has Arrived In Australia

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The Networked Nonprofit Has Arrived in Australia. I’m so thrilled that the Networked Nonprofit has made it Australia! Connecting Up Office has Donnie the Wombat (Aussie Squirrel) and Tim Tams by their computers along with the book!

Blackbaud Take Over of Convio - Little Impact on Australian NFPs | Pro Bono Australia

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Blackbaud Take Over of Convio - Little Impact on Australian NFPs | Pro Bono Australia : While the US and UK are abuzz with news that the international software provider to Not for Profits, Blackbaud, has announced a $275 million acquisition of rival company Convio, there’s likely to be little immediate impact in the Australian market

Donate $US1 To Charity, See 99 Cents Get There | Gizmodo Australia

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Donate $US1 To Charity, See 99 Cents Get There | Gizmodo Australia: "Philanthroper is a great idea for donations, one even a cheap person like me can appreciate. The base concept is this: You donate $US1, they make sure 99 per cent of that gets to the charity, not into their pockets.Disclosure: Philanthroper is run by Mark Wilson, who is also a Gizmodo Contributor

NonProfit Blogging in Australia

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| View | Upload your own. One of the best sessions I attended at Connecting Up was about Nonprofit blogging. Here's the slide show. It rocks

How are you training your staff about your social media policy?

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Check out this awesome training video from the Victoria (Australia) Department of Justice for their employees. The good part starts about a minute into it). Thanks to Leslie White for the find. How are you training your staff about your social media policy?

Day 1: Connecting Up Conference: Brisbane, Australia

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Breakout Session 1 Jenny Kapp, Community Connections Australia - Get ConnectED: Weaving A New Social Web for People with Disabilities. More Flickr Photos here. Conference Tag: CU08 ConnectingUp Conference Warning: I am live blogging these notes as the conference unfolds.

Jars with Labels and Charity Badges in Australia

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The question: Are there charity badges that work in Australia? I know for my ChipIn campaigns, I've had a number of donors from Australia because paypal does currency exchange. From my Flickr Photos.

13 of the Best Nonprofit Videos from the Last 13 Years

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Australia. YouTube launched almost 13 years ago on February 14, 2005 and you got to give credit to the early adopter nonprofits active on YouTube in its early years.

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Meet Priscilla Brice-Weller: NpTech Blogger from Australia

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We talked about nonprofits, social media, the differences and similarities between Australia and US. Meet Priscilla Brice-Weller who is the Online Campaign Coordinator for Australians for Native Title and Reconciliation (ANTaR) which is using social media in many creative ways. Her personal blog, Solidariti , covers technology and nonprofit activism. I've been reading her blog for sometime now and always learn something new.

YouTube Extends Their Nonprofit Program to Canada and Australia

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In addition to the United States and the United Kingdom, nonprofits in Canada and Australia can now also take advantage of YouTube’s Nonprofit Program. Good news! The benefits of the program incude: Premium branding capabilities and increased uploading capacity ( View Example ). The option to drive fundraising through a Google Checkout “Donate&# button. Listing on the Nonprofit channels and the Nonprofit videos pages.

10 Online Job Boards for Nonprofit Professionals

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Pro Bono Australia. If you are a nonprofit professional feeling restless or unsatisfied at your current job, 2016 is shaping up to be a good year to make a change. According to the 2016 Nonprofit Employment Practices Report , 57% of nonprofits plan on creating new positions in 2016.

What Advice Would You Give to Retina Australia To Avoid Jumping into Social Media err blindly?

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It's been over a month since my trip to Australia where I presented and facilitated workshops at the ConnectingUp Conference. Yesterday, I got an email from Anne Housego from Retina Australia give me an update and asked for some advice. What advice would you offer Retina Australia

Save the Waves Campaign: Surfrider Australia

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Many of Australia’s best waves are endangered. Yet unlike endangered wildlife there are no surfbreak protection laws in Australia. Nor are the impacts on surfbreaks considered in planning and infrastructure developments. Surfing is not just a sport.

15 Online Job Boards for Nonprofit Professionals

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Pro Bono Australia. Working at a nonprofit often pays less than the for-profit sector, but the perks of extended vacation time, flex time, and the personal satisfaction of having a meaningful professional life can outweigh the financial downside of building a nonprofit career.

15 Online Job Boards for Nonprofit Professionals

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Pro Bono Australia. Working at a nonprofit often pays less than the for-profit sector, but the perks of extended vacation time, flex time, and the personal satisfaction of having a meaningful professional life can outweigh the financial downside of building a nonprofit career.

Nonprofit Techie from Oz, Ed Harran Has the Ship, Now Needs A Flight from Australia

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Last May, I had the honor of keynoting and teaching workshops at the ConnectingUp Conference in Brisbane, Australia. Prior to my departure, I was researching Aussie sim cards for my nokia on Twitter. That's how I met Eddie Harran who was kind enough to tell me where to get the best rates. He attended the workshop because he was interested in getting into nonprofit work and was hoping to find some volunteer opportunities. That's why we made the above video.

Must-Read Fundraising and Social Media Reports for Nonprofits

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For Nonprofits in Australia: 1. 2011 Nonprofit e-Business in Australia Report :: Download. The reports listed below are just a small sampling of some of the research available to nonprofits on the subjects of online fundraising and social media.

Must-Read Fundraising, Social Media, and Mobile Technology Reports for Nonprofits

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For Nonprofits in Australia: 1) 2012 State of Social Media Use in Australian Nonprofits :: Download. 2) 2011 Nonprofit e-Business in Australia Report :: Download.

Must-Read Fundraising and Social Media Reports for Nonprofits

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For Nonprofits in Australia: 1. 2011 Nonprofit e-Business in Australia Report :: Download. The reports listed below are just a small sampling of some of the research available to nonprofits on the subjects of online fundraising and social media.

Study: More People Donated to Charity in 2012 Than 2011

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People donated more money to charity in 2012 than in 2011, according to a Blackbaud survey , where over 4200 donors from the US, the UK, and Australia responded to a variety of questions about their donation habits to nonprofits.

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

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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.

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11 Nonprofits Utilizing the New Twitter Profile Design

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Greenpeace Australia :: @ GreenpeaceAustP. The vast majority of nonprofits have yet to utilize the new Twitter profile design that was launched on September 18.

Five Nonprofits Maximizing YouTube’s Nonprofit Program

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Today, however, the program has been expanded to Australia, Canada, Germany, India, Ireland, Italy, and the United Kingdom and it offers some very powerful free tools to nonprofits: Google Wallet donate button.

Five Nonprofits Maximizing YouTube’s Nonprofit Program

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Today, however, the program has been expanded to Australia, Canada, Germany, India, Ireland, Italy, and the United Kingdom and it offers some very powerful free tools to nonprofits: Google Wallet donate button.

16 Must-Know Stats About Online Fundraising and Social Media

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A collaborative research project by the Public Interest Registry and Nonprofit Tech for Good, the 2016 Global NGO Online Technology Report is based upon the survey results of 2,780 NGOs from Africa, Asia, Australia & Oceania, Europe, North America, and South America.

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On Falling in Love With the NTEN Community

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The day before I set off for the Nonprofit Technology Conference in 2012, my boss back in Australia warned me: "Now, don''t you go falling in love with San Francisco and not come back.". Australia is a small place, and the nonprofit community is tiny.

Transmedia — Making Change Across Mediums

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Note From Beth: I’m on my way to Australia and New Zealand lead a series of workshops on Networked Nonprofits and Measurement, culminating with a keynote at this year’s ConnectingUp Conference in Australia, so expect to see a few interesting guest posts.

New Year’s Resolutions for Grantmakers

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The Murador Aboriginal tribe of western Australia celebrated New Year’s on October 30 th – and while they got the date wrong, they were among the first to set New Year’s resolutions.

12 Demographic & Technology Trends Changing the Nonprofit Sector Worldwide

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First-time access the mobile internet is exploding across Asia, Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East and in Europe, North America, and Australia, the mobile web has surpassed desktop.

24 Must-Read Fundraising and Social Media Reports for Nonprofits

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For Nonprofits in Australia: 1. The reports listed below are just a small sampling of some of the research available to nonprofits on the subjects of online fundraising and social media. The data can be used to help your nonprofit craft a technology and fundraising strategic plan.

Must-Read Online Fundraising, Social Media and Mobile Technology Reports for Nonprofits

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For Nonprofits in Australia: 1) 2012 State of Social Media Use in Australian Nonprofits :: Download. 2) 2011 Nonprofit e-Business in Australia Report :: Download.

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A Practical Approach to Online Fundraising | Connecting Up Australia : Fundraising is not all about Facebook, Twitter, blogs and websites. Fundraising is about things like storytelling, engaging, asking and thanking. That's why I was so relieved to meet AJ Leon, digital problem solver, New Yorker and sometimes fundraiser, at the International Fundraising Congress (IFC ) in the Netherlands last October