Giving Trends in Brazil: How Crowdfunding & Social Entrepreneurs Are Transforming the Nonprofit Sector

Nonprofit Tech for Good

According to the Institute of Applied Economic Research , there are 820,000 existing NGOs, also know as ONGs (organizaciónes no gubernamentales), in Brazil. What would you like the world to know about NGOs and fundraising in Brazil? 11% of donors in Brazil give tribute gifts.

TechSoup Local Impact Map Profile: Nonprofits Back to School — In Brazil

Tech Soup Blog

Our theme this month is educational nonprofits like The Luciano Bareto Júnior Institute in Brazil. We'd also like to introduce Bea Dominguez, who is writing about some of the nonprofits highlighted on the map. Education Is a Major Nonprofit Activity.

TechSoup Brazil Partners with the UN Foundation for Social Good Brazil

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup Brazil teamed up with the UN Foundation, IBM, BrazilFoundation, and others for the Social Good Brazil International Seminar held on November 6 - 8 in Florianopolis, Brazil. Check out Social Good Brazil's Facebook page for photos from the event.

Welcome to TechSoup Brazil!

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup Brazil , a collaborative effort of Associação Telecentro de Informação e Negócios (ATN) and TechSoup Global, was launched has just officially launched after many months of planning. Welcome, Brazil!

TechSoup Local Impact Map Profile: Nonprofits Back to School — In Brazil

Tech Soup Blog

Our theme this month is educational nonprofits like The Luciano Bareto Júnior Institute in Brazil. We'd also like to introduce Bea Dominguez, who is writing about the nonprofits highlighted on the map. Education Is a Major Nonprofit Activity.

A View of the Cloud from Brazil

Tech Soup Blog

Check back throughout the month for blog posts, webinars, and dispatches from around the world on cloud computing for nonprofits, NGOs, and public libraries. We discussed cloud adoption in Brazil's NGO sector with Valter Cegal of TechSoup Brasil. in Brazil.

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. Doare (Brazil).

#NGOtech19: A 24-Hour Twitter Takeover for NGOs WorldWide

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Join Nonprofit Tech for Good, Funraise , and the 2019 Global NGO Technology Report partners for a 24-hour Twitter Takeover on September 26! 10am BRT (Rio de Janeiro): Doare (Brazil).

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7 Steps for Finding Work/Life Balance While You’re Trying to Save the World

SocialFish

I created a robust personal life that included training for triathlons, learning Portuguese (I’ve always wanted to travel to Brazil!), From the Trenches Nimble Nonprofit PotluckBy Meico Marquette Whitlock. ——-.

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Call for Partners! The 2020 Global Trends in Giving Report

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Our partnership model is simple and innovative: in exchange for promoting the 2020 Global Trends in Giving Survey to donors and supporters of nonprofit organizations in your country from March 1 through May 31, 2020 , our partners receive the anonymized survey data for their country or cause.

Facebook Timeline Contests – Everything Your Nonprofit Needs for Success

John Haydon

French contest rules must be registered with a notary public, Italian contest entries must be collected on a server located in Italy, and in Brazil, you can only run sweepstakes in very limited cases. Facebook’s opened up a fun new avenue for pages to entertain fans and boost engagement.

Latest global social, digital, mobile data for ya

SocialFish

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Upcoming Nonprofits Live: Storytelling and Collaborative Video

Tech Soup Blog

One of the most frequent questions I hear at events from nonprofit professionals in the field is how to coordinate teams to produce compelling media across offices, time zones and countries. Get your story ideas ready and RSVP for Nonprofits Live on February 8.

12 Early Adopters of the.NGO and.ONG Domains

Nonprofit Tech for Good

When your online donors and advocates see that your nonprofit uses.NGO or.ONG for your website URL and email addresses, there will be no doubt in their minds that your nonprofit is legal because your nonprofit must complete a validation process via OnGood to be able to use the domain s.

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Nonprofit Technology News for June 2013

Tech Soup Blog

It's time to catch up on some nonprofit technology trends and news! I invite you to have a look at my list of 2013 forecasts on nonprofit technology trends with its handy infographic so you can see how right (or wrong) I am about this year's tech trends.

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Participation in Storytelling: Collaborative Video on Nonprofits Live

Tech Soup Blog

One of the most frequent questions I hear at events from nonprofit professionals in the field is how to coordinate teams to produce compelling media across offices, time zones and countries. Get your story ideas ready and RSVP for Nonprofits Live on February 8th.

Stories from German Nonprofits: A Look at Stifter-Helfen.de's Case Studies

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup Global's partner in Germany, Stifter-Helfen.de – IT for Nonprofits , has been collecting case studies from the organizations it works with over the last year. Here is a look at how a few German nonprofits and charities are using technology donations for social good.

The Future of Social: Gen Z

NonProfit Hub

Beth Kanter is a guest contributor for Nonprofit Hub. She is the author of Beth’s Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media , one of the longest running and most popular blogs for nonprofits. She has trained thousands of nonprofits around the world.

10X: CEO’s Update: Spring 2014

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

This is especially true given that so many nonprofit and humanitarian groups are collecting private information that, even though intended to help, could inadvertently put the vulnerable populations they serve at risk of harm from repressive regimes, organized crime, and increasingly corporations.

Join Me Live From Brasil to Celebrate #GivingTuesday #DiadeDoar on 12/2 at 11:00 AM PST

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

GivingTuesday is more than just kickstarter for nonprofits to launch their annual appeals. The day has so much more potential, as Hildy Gottlieb points out to be a day when nonprofits give to each other and create abundance.

7 Ways to Create Highly Committed Donors

BoardAssist

But I see many nonprofits who are lazy at telling their story. Hungry children in Brazil? Wouldn’t you like ALL your donors to feel “highly committed” to your organization? That’s the question fundraising maven Gail Perry posed this week in her extremely helpful guest post.

Bookshare without Borders: #2/3

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Together with our partners in the nonprofit, technology, government, academic and publishing sectors, we participate in new cultural and technological movements, deriving new knowledge that we apply for social gain. Penguin, he points out, is a growing power in China, India and Brazil, while Random House is pervasive across Spanish-speaking Latin America. The Lex Mundi Foundation is a nonprofit affiliate of Lex Mundi, the world’s leading association of independent law firms.

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Mr. Jim Goes to Washington (and New York, and Nairobi, and Seoul, and Kampala, and Boston…)

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Like many other leaders of nonprofit organizations, I travel an unreasonable fraction of the time. Consulted with some peer social entrepreneurs about whether we could help them with specific technology for their nonprofits.

Breakthrough on Global Access at WIPO in Geneva!

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Through negotiations, four competing proposals have been merged into a single document supported in June by the Latin Americans (led by Brazil), the U.S., Answer : • Countries should provide for a copyright exception in their national laws to allow nonprofit organizations serving people with disabilities to make accessible versions of inaccessible books and other content • Import and export of such accessible materials shall be permitted 2.

Reflections from Social Good Brasil and a New Word: PhilanthroTeen!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I’ve just returned from keynoting the first Social Good Brazil conference that took place in Florianapolis, sometimes referred to the “Silicon Valley” of Brasil and where the nonprofit, social good, innovation, and technology community is leading the social change movement.

Authorized Entities Trusted Intermediaries

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

This was first introduced (to my knowledge) in the Stakeholder's Platform discussions, which were the quickly ginned-up alternative option created in response to the original introduction at WIPO of the Treaty for the Visually Impaired ("TVI") by Brazil, Ecuador and Paraguay (and now co-sponsored by Mexico). But, the burden of proof is not on the nonprofit agency, it's on the copyright holder making the complaint.

WiserEarth.org Goes Multi-lingual: Guest Post by Peggy Duvette, WiserEarth

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

WiserEarth.org , a nonprofit that offers social networking for the international sustainability movement, launched today in French , Portuguese , and Spanish beta versions.

Vietnam and Indonesia Join TechSoup Asia’s Growing Family

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup Asia Asia is a nonprofit collaborative venture between TechSoup Global and its local nonprofit organization partners, Connecting Up Australia and the Hong Kong Council of Social Service. Indonesia has the world’s second highest level of biodiversity (after Brazil).

Kids and Philanthropy: Teaching Your Children To Be Charitable

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

They even got to meet Keo Savon, the young Cambodian women that we are sending to college by donating the royalties from my book, “ Measuring the Networked Nonprofit ” to the Sharing Foundation.

Join Our 24-Hour Round-the-World Twitter Chat

Tech Soup Blog

Topic : What sort of stories should nonprofits tell? How can nonprofits in tech work towards a society that gives young girls with disabilities opportunities to be drivers of change? BRASILIA, BRAZIL.

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Daniel Ben-Horin on Campus Party

Tech Soup Blog

Since 1997, in Spain , Mexico , Brazil , Chile, Ecuador , Colombia - and soon in Peru - Paco and his team have been serving up their magic brew. Campus Party Brazil in February, 2012 is already sold out - 7,000 Campuseros. Nonprofits and agencies working on the ground to solve these problems.

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society - Untitled Article

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Pointed out that most of the public does not know what social entrepreneurship is, and that in the nonprofit world it is such a buzzword that all groups seeking funds are saying they are social entrepreneurs. The Voices of Davos This meeting is all about conversations.

Cloud Computing Worldwide

Tech Soup Blog

Check back throughout the month for blog posts, webinars, and dispatches from around the world on cloud computing for nonprofits, NGOs, and public libraries. Sign up for TechSoup's email newsletters and discover great resources, ideas, and donated technology for nonprofits and public libraries. Why Should Nonprofits Care About Cloud Computing? If you are a small to medium-sized nonprofit, why should you care about cloud computing?

Free Advertising Worth Less Than Nothing?

Tech Soup Blog

He starts by summarizing a few nonprofit advertisements from the past few years. Maybe that's why it annoys me to watch as certain ad agencies try to recreate the magic of abstract expressionism in their work for nonprofit organizations.

Future of Social: Gen Z

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I’ll be talking about Gen Z donors and why nonprofits need to engage them in their fundraising and programs. Not matter what we call them, we are only just beginning to understand Gen Z and their impact on society as well as the implications for nonprofits. She quickly became a national figure with regular appearances on talk shows to discuss the problems with public education in Brazil, despite threats from teachers, administrators, and even fellow students.

How partnership drove success for the Big Blue Test

John Haydon

As a result more than 5% of the views came from Brazil and nearly 2% came from Portugal. YouTube itself: 10% of the views (they were kind enough to feature the video on the nonprofit channel most of the time, between Nov.

The Impact of Your Donation: Ivana Braga, 14NTC Scholarship Recipient, Shares

NTEN

Last year, NTEN Community Champions helped to raise over $36,000 to support the NTEN Community Challenge , which enhanced NTEN''s program accessibility, including sending over 50 people to the 2014 Nonprofit Technology Conference (14NTC) and the 2014 Leading Change Summit (14LCS) with scholarships.

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Microsoft YouthSpark: A New Chapter in Citizenship at Microsoft

Tech Soup Blog

In Brazil, approximately 40% of firms have difficulty finding qualified staff to fill vacancies due to low quality education. company and partnering with governments, nonprofit organizations, and. majority of our corporate cash giving to support nonprofits that serve. Donors Grants for Technology International Online Activism Microsoft nonprofits

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society - Untitled Article

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

My best thoughts came from thinking on debt, listening to people like Clara Miller of the Nonprofit Finance Fund and Tim Freundlich of Calvert. But, we're thinking about equity-like vehicles that pass the nonprofit legal requirements and yet provide something for social investors in search of a financial return. At the moment, I'm en route to Brazil for the Schwab Foundation Social Entrepreneur Summit.

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Member Round Up: Brain science in fundraising, website tips, and Do Good Data 2013!

NTEN

Flickr: chotda This week''s Member Round Up draws from all corners of the sector in both region and topic, from the energy in the streets of Brazil to Facebook contests and assistive technology used by the Bridge School--see what the nptech community''s been up to! While Dan Pallotta''s plenary also elicited a "wow" from Debra Askanase, she argues that overall, nonprofit-oriented conferences have a lot of work to do to provide blow-me-away sessions and ideas.

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Cloud Computing Worldwide

Tech Soup Blog

Check back throughout the month for blog posts, webinars, and dispatches from around the world on cloud computing for nonprofits, NGOs, and public libraries. Sign up for TechSoup's email newsletters and discover great resources, ideas, and donated technology for nonprofits and public libraries. Email in the Cloud: A Google Apps Case Study Learn how a cloud-based solution helped one Canadian nonprofit work more efficiently. Why Should Nonprofits Care About Cloud Computing?

How to Raise Money for Your Favorite Cause with America's Giving Challenge and the Causes Giving Challenge

Have Fun - Do Good

One cool sounding project in Brazil is, Technology Training for Women Radio Communicators. The 100 nonprofits with the greatest number of unique donations made to them, through America’s Giving Challenge, will each get $1,000. The donations will go to the 501(c)3 nonprofit he chose, Interfaith Youth Core. philanthropy nonprofit online giving Case Foundation Facebook nptech

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Webinar: Converting Prospects to Multichannel Gold

Frogloop

You’ll learn about the practical ways that nonprofits are overcoming these obstacles to conduct effective multichannel campaigns leading to fundraising success. About the Speakers: Jeff Regen, Senior Vice President of Integrated Services, M+R Strategic Services: Jeff joined M+R to establish a new practice focused on helping nonprofits with integrated, multichannel fundraising and communications in order to maximize donor/activist value and broader communications goals.