ACNC Launches Charity Passport | Pro Bono Australia

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ACNC Launches Charity Passport | Pro Bono Australia : The Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) has launched its long awaited Charity Passport - a secure online system set up to save charities from reporting the same information to multiple government agencies.

The Networked Nonprofit Has Arrived In Australia

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

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!

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

Singapore Charity Sector Texting for Transparency | Pro Bono Australia

AFP Blog

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

New Webinar Series for Nonprofits in Australia & Oceania

Nonprofit Tech for Good

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.

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

Save the Waves Campaign: Surfrider Australia

Nonprofit Tech for Good

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.

Giving Days Down Under: Five Key Steps for a Successful #GivingDay

Connection Cafe

However, there’s a successful example at nearly every type of university in the US and several in Australia, so why not yours? The giving day trend is just starting to take off in Australia.

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

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!

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.

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

Nonprofit Tech for Good

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.

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

Social Media Webinar Series for Nonprofits in Australia and New Zealand

Nonprofit Tech for Good

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.

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.

YouTube Extends Their Nonprofit Program to Canada and Australia

Nonprofit Tech for Good

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.

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.

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Storytelling with Sliderocket – Webinar with Connecting Up Australia

Tech Soup Blog

Australia ), we will be exploring the art of storytelling in. On July 26 at 6 p.m. Pacific time (the morning of July 27 with Connecting Up. SlideRocket. Join us to learn how to mix live content with social media, video, public challenges, and narrative flow. Storytelling is an evolving art, and new tools are. constantly emerging to share information and context more effectively. Navigating through the thousands of software and cloud startups to.

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.

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

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.

Want to Go to "Connecting Up Australia" for Free? Apply for a Scholarship!

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NTEN is proud to announce a mutual scholarship program in partnership with Connecting Up Australia to share nonprofit technology knowledge across the Pacific. Connecting Up Australia is doing amazing nonprofit technology work on the other side of the world. Two lucky NTEN Members will be chosen to attend the Connecting Up Conference (CU12) in Sydney, Australia on May 1-3, 2012 on a full scholarship! >

Nonprofit Technology Down Under

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Teaser: Across the ocean and the international date line, there is an organization doing amazing nonprofit technology work -- Connecting Up Australia. Two lucky NTEN Members will be chosen to attend the Connecting Up Conference (CU11) in Melbourne, Australia on June 1-3, 2011 on a full scholarship! Blog Content: Across the ocean and the international date line, there is an organization doing amazing nonprofit technology work -- Connecting Up Australia.

Collaboration Across the Sea: Connecting Up Conference Scholarship Winners Announced

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Through an application process, two NTEN Members were chosen to attend the Connecting Up Conference (CU11) in Melbourne, Australia, June 1-3, 2011 on a full scholarship! From Australia, three delegates will be attending the 2011 NTC. conference connecting up australia cu11 11ntc nptechconnecting up NTENNTEN is pleased to announce the winners of our mutual scholarship program with Connecting Up to share nonprofit technology knowledge across the Pacific.

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Fundraising via Facebook

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There is a pool of $175,000 to be shared among the charities chosen by staff at the bank, which include Bowel Cancer Australia, Alzheimers Australia, A Start in Life, HeartKids, OzHarvest and SANE Australia

NTEN Goes Down Under: Australian 501 Tech Club Event in July

NTEN

We're so excited to announce the first Tech Club event for our friends in Australia, thanks to the hard work of Jeevan Joshi , in Sydney. Because Jeevan wanted to make sure that folks not able to travel to Sydney could also be involved, he's conducting the event as an online webinar. (He

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15 Australian charities trial text giving — Third Sector

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15 Australian charities trial text giving — Third Sector : "A 12 month text giving trial will involve 15 charities, with UNICEF Australia and World Vision the first to launch text giving campaigns. The campaigns will allow anyone to donate to a cause by simply sending an SMS." 'via via Blog this

25 Global Trends in Giving That Nonprofits Need to Know About

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Australia & Oceania. 18) Only 1% of donors in Australia & Oceania gave on #GivingTuesday 2017, the lowest of any region. It’s also worth noting that, at 60% , donors in Australia & Oceania are most likely to be small donors.

[Free Webinar] 10 Website and Email Marketing Best Practices for Small Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Phone numbers are provided for those in the United States, Canada, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom. Date: January 8, 2019. Time: 1pm EDT.

20 Crowdfunding Services for Nonprofits Worldwide

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nonprofits in North America, Europe, and Australia have a multitude of online fundraising services to choose from mostly thanks to their government’s efforts to build digital records and databases of legally verified nonprofits. Australia & Oceania. everydayhero (Australia).

Did You Hear The One About. - TheNonProfitTimes

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People from across the United States, Canada and Australia went online in December to pick the funniest story and animation of 2011 from the NP Humour Blog Did You Hear The One About. TheNonProfitTimes : The winners of the first annual NP LOL People's Choice Awards have been chosen.

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

SocialFish

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?

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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

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

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Skip to Navigation Careers News Client login About Us Services Our Work Blogs Events Contact Us Home › Blogs › Influence Social Networking and #AIDS2010 Suzanne Rainey in Influence 15 Jul 2010 There’s a flurry of action this week as we await the start of the XVIII International AIDS Conference (#AIDS2010) in Vienna, Austria, next week. I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go. The conference is held every two years, and is always.

Latest global social, digital, mobile data for ya

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Alongside regional pictures that capture the stats for every nation on Earth, we also present in-depth analyses for 24 of the world’s largest economies: Argentina, Australia, Brazile, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Nigeria, Poland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Turkey, Thailand, the UAE, the UK, and the USA.

Aboriginal kids get charity XO laptops | News | News.com.au

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Aboriginal kids get charity XO laptops | News | News.com.au: "THE global charity program One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) is being rolled out in Australia to help combat illiteracy and truancy.Aboriginal school children on Elcho Island, off the cost of Arnhem Land in the Northern Territory, have received rugged green laptops to use for homework and communication.'Hopefully,

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13 of the Best Nonprofit Videos from the Last 13 Years

Nonprofit Tech for Good

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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Why did the Kangaroo Cross the Road?

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Nancy White is in Australia this month and you can follow along on her trip blog Gippsland Originally uploaded by Choconancy1. To get to the other side!

Study: Charities hamstrung by lack of IT funding, training - Network World

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Study: Charities hamstrung by lack of IT funding, training - Network World: "The government has come under fire for its languid response in addressing the technology capacity development requirements of the nation's charities and nonprofit organisations.Doug Jacquier, CEO of community-based nonprofit organisation Connecting Up Australia (CUA), claims both state and federal governments have made

NewsMaker - Technology Benchmarking Report shows charities slow to embrace the social web

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NewsMaker - Technology Benchmarking Report shows charities slow to embrace the social web: "A new technology benchmarking report has found that Australia’s charities and nonprofit organisations are missing out on opportunities presented by the social web and buying software that does not meet their needs.Those that embrace the digital future are experiencing gains in productivity but some still

Are the Majority of Online Donors Liberal Female Gen Xers?

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19% in Australia. Liberal female Gen Xers may not be the majority of online donors, but they definitely are the demographic participating most in the 2017 Global Trends in Giving Survey.

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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.

Social Change Anytime Everywhere: Best Practices to Build a Multichannel Campaign Plan – Blackbaud Webinar

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Location : online with Blackbaud Australia. Date : November 27, 2012. Topic : Social Change Anytime Everywhere: Best Practices to Build a Multichannel Campaign Plan. Description : From your website to social media, email to mobile messages, online to offline, multichannel strategies require coordination and creative thinking across teams and departments and a focus on the core of your work beyond any one specific call to action.