Funding & Grant Resources For Women’s Empowerment Organizations


Historically for female entrepreneurs, the Amber Grant can now be awarded to female-led nonprofit organizations with vision and passion. The post Funding & Grant Resources For Women’s Empowerment Organizations appeared first on Bloomerang.

2021 Funding & Grant Resources For Women’s Empowerment Organizations


Historically for female entrepreneurs, the Amber Grant can now be awarded to female-led nonprofit organizations with vision and passion. The post 2021 Funding & Grant Resources For Women’s Empowerment Organizations appeared first on Kindful.


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Award Winning Combinations for Social Change


The recent award winners of the 2012 Grinnell Prize are a great example. The prize honors social innovators under age 40 who “show creativity, commitment, and extraordinary accomplishment in advancing positive social change” and awards $100,000 to each prize winner split in half between the winner and the organization they are supporting. We’ve talked about the importance of breaking down silos before.

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And the 2013 Digital Storytelling Challenge Awards Go To.

Tech Soup Blog

At the 2013 Digital Storytelling Awards Gala on May 28, the community's successes were clear. First up are our awards selected by our panel of judges , hard-working digital storytelling experts who flexed their skills to pick strong stories to receive award donations from our sponsors. Congratulations to all of these award winners, and collective gratitude to all the participants in this year’s digital storytelling challenge. " Audience Choice Awards.

Convio 2008 Innovator Awards


Here are the results for the 2008 Innovator Awards: Advocacy campaign or program. Constituent Empowerment. Each year, at the annual Convio Summit, Convio honors a few of their clients who have pushed the envelope with their online campaigns. Honorable Mention: National Parks Conservation Association. Winner: Freepress for their campaign. Over 200,000 comments sent to the FCC and Senate and overturned and FCC ruling to block monopolies in media companies.

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

Forum One

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.

Convio 2008 Innovator Awards - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop


60) Search « Replay: Growing Your Online Communities and Getting Them to Give Online (and Off) | Main | New Convio Study Projects Donations in the Face of Tough Economic Times » Wednesday Nov 19 2008 Convio 2008 Innovator Awards Wednesday, November 19, 2008 at 10:26AM | by Justin Perkins Each year, at the annual Convio Summit , Convio honors a few of their clients who have pushed the envelope with their online campaigns.

Gates, Ford, Open Society announce commitments for gender equality


Announced at the Generation Equality Forum convened by UN Women and co-hosted by the governments of Mexico and France, the Gates Foundation's commitment will focus on three areas: women's economic empowerment, health and family planning, and leadership.

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Spotlighting the Benefits of the Stakeholder Economy at Davos 2022

Saleforce Nonprofit

Whether campaigning for the future of our planet, directing documentaries, or creating content that spotlights global issues, social empowerment and environmental education are at the core of Jack’s work.

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Ethical Storytelling + Nonprofit Fundraising

Greater Giving

o Empowerment and choice. We are an award-winning team of filmmakers, passionate about telling moving stories that matter, for nonprofits, NGOs and other mission-driven organizations.

How Cloud for Good Gives Back To Our Communities

Cloud 4 Good

The company took intentional steps to ensure that our award-winning Salesforce consulting services were provided to the organizations most in need of the technology to help improve the communities they serve. 2020 was, by all accounts, a landmark year for Cloud for Good.

An Unconventional 3-Step Plan To Save the Oceans

Saleforce Nonprofit

Through projects focused on communication and education, youth empowerment, direct action, research, and material science, we create success stories that set new standards and provide the roadmaps for others to follow. Cyrill is an award-winning designer and brand/product developer.

Juneteenth Resources

Media Cause

Colorlines —Colorlines is a daily news site where race matters, featuring award-winning in-depth reporting, news analysis, opinion and curation.

How Cross-Sector Collaboration is Helping Fight Youth Unemployment in Boston

Connection Cafe

Boston University provides in-kind space to host professional development forums, EVERFI supplies financial literacy coursework, and Boston’s Center for Teen Empowerment adds expertise in the youth development space. John Hancock maintains open avenues of communication so they can discuss these kinds of challenges, and formulated the program’s award process with this in mind. Where does your organization sit in your community?

Webinar: Winning the Story Wars


3 steps for engaging in "empowerment marketing," including identifying your organizational values, telling the truth and being interesting. His work on legendary viral videos like The Meatrix and The Story of Stuff series has brought key social issues to the attention of more than 60 million viewers and his interactive work has been honored with 'Best Of' awards three times at the standard-setting South By Southwest interactive festival.

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Announcing the Launch of Book #3:The Happy Healthy Nonprofit

Beth Kanter

The royalties that I earn from my books have been donated to nonprofits to support women’s and girl’s empowerment work and given this past week, I am all the more convinced of the need to support such programs. Royalties from the Happy Healthy Nonprofit will continue to support a high school and college scholarship for a young girl in Cambodia through the The Sharing Foundation — the scholarship will be awarded at the end of the year, so stay tuned.

14LCS Idea Accelerator Pitches - Onward!


The task of narrowing the 24 teams down to three winners was a challenge, but for the 21 ideas that did not win the awards, the journey is not over yet. Design solutions for collaboration, empowerment, global views, and self awareness. [Photo credit: Idea Accelerator contestants high five after practicing their pitches at the Microsoft evening reception, Sept.

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Fostering Innovation and Creativity in Youth Through App Development

Tech Soup Blog

Apps for Good "is an award-winning course where young people learn to create imaginative mobile apps that change their world." greater access for youth and foster empowerment through skills. This post was authored by Vanessa Rhinesmith and originally appeared on the NetSquared blog. A couple of weeks ago NPR ran a segment entitled, A New Generation of App Developers , discussing the emergence of creative and youthful app developers.

Vote for the Best Social Change and Technology Projects at Netsquared!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Starting this week, you can vote for the best NetSquared Innovation Fund Award nominated projects until Saturday, April 14th at Noon PDT. Prevent Human Trafficking Using Technology To Tell Stories of Empowerment and Successful Micro Philthanthropy. You can cast your ballot for the projects that you think most effectively use the social web for social change. The complete list of projects can be found here.

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Sharing the love at NTC: Grant Winners

Allegiance Group

The invest in the future leaders of the LGBT community by awarding grants and scholarships and cultivating leaders. Land Empowerment Animals and People which focuses on bridging between the global north and the global south on the premise that deep and lasting change can only be achieved in engagement with each other. Who couldn’t love NTC?

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Caravan Studios for the Win: ReImagine: Opportunity Winner!

Tech Soup Blog

The award amount is substantive enough for us to develop with real authority. Human trafficking survivors are better able to access the kinds of resources necessary to get safe and stable housing, social services, and economic empowerment. This post was written by Marnie Webb, who leads TechSoup's newest division, Caravan Studios. There, she builds technology that connects local communities to resources that help them solve problems and impact issues.

Microsoft’s Networked Approach To Accelerating Social Change Through Technology

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Akhtar Badshah , Senior Director, Global Community Affairs at Microsoft, facilitated a discussion on the transformative role of technology in enabling NGOs. The panel included two winners of the NTC/NTEN Life Time Achievement Award – NetHope’s Ed Granger-Happ and TechSoup Global’s Daniel Ben-Horin. Microsoft’s technology capacity work in the nonprofit technology sector includes partnerships with Tech Soup Global , NetHope in disaster relief as well as others.

Greater Washington Give to the Max Day Training Event

Beth Kanter

They’ve also leveled the playing field and have a special category for smaller nonprofits (under $1 million budget). And there is also an award category for individual champion, whether board members, volunteers, or a free agent. NStreet Village : N Street Village is a community of empowerment and recovery for homeless and low-income women in Washington, D.C.

Bringing Women a Global Voice: Jensine Larsen, World Pulse

Have Fun - Do Good

If your angle is using this training as an outlet for local empowerment and development, then you very much want to bring in mentorship. We brought professional empowerment mentors and coaches, and also professional editors. We are doing a media and speaking tour (November, 8-20) of three of our award winning women citizen journalists. "I would wake up in the middle of the night and still hear their voices.

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The Networked NGO in Pakistan

Beth Kanter

Day 2: Certificates Awarded To Senior Staff Attendees. Through the 4-day workshop in-country and subsequent online and conference calls, grantee organizations will start to embrace the practices of Networked Nonprofits and begin to institutionalize social media strategies and integrate them into their broader strategy for communications on population and reproductive health or girls and girls and women’s empowerment.

The Best Nonprofit Social Media Campaigns of 2017

NonProfit Hub

MeToo was meant to be a movement that provides “empowerment through empathy” to survivors of sexual abuse, assault, exploitation and harassment, especially those in underprivileged communities. This Emmy-award winning ad campaign by Love Has No Labels, a nonprofit dedicated to eliminating bias, came from a partnership with the National Football League. It’s happening again.

Nurturing Inner City Entrepreneurs: Jose Corona of Inner City Advisors

Have Fun - Do Good

The other thing is that a lot of inner cities are part of empowerment zones or enterprise zones where companies that are at a certain scale and profitable can benefit from tax credits, both from the payroll side, if you hire from the inner city, but also if you locate in the enterprise zones. "One of the things that we make sure that everyone understands from the beginning is that we have a give back clause.

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The Global Fund for Women: An Interview with Kavita Ramdas

Have Fun - Do Good

She has been the recipient of many awards, including Fast Company's 2007 Social Capitalist Award, and the League of Women Voters' Women Who Could Be President Award. "I think there are many different ways in which you define leadership.

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Women's Global Green Action Network: An Interview with Melinda Kramer

Have Fun - Do Good

Melinda: One of the interesting things about working within women's empowerment as it relates to environmental sustainability is I've really learned the ways that we talk about environmentalism is as this siloed issue. When Dr. Wangari Maathai won that award, it was challenging for some people, and she got some criticism: "Environmentalism isn't peace! From her Berkeley-based office, Melinda Kramer facilitates an international network of women leaders.

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