New on SSIR: Letting Technology Lead

Amy Sample Ward

This event focuses on Causes , an application for supporting and fundraising for organizations by individuals, groups and even the organizations themselves. Administrators of Causes accounts on MySpace received a notice via email stating, “Thank you for the work you’ve done on Causes on MySpace. Do to the lack of activity on MySpace, we’ve decided to focus our efforts on the Causes Application on Facebook.&# (To read the full message, click here.)

New on SSIR: Letting Technology Lead

Amy Sample Ward

This event focuses on Causes , an application for supporting and fundraising for organizations by individuals, groups and even the organizations themselves. Administrators of Causes accounts on MySpace received a notice via email stating, “Thank you for the work you’ve done on Causes on MySpace. Do to the lack of activity on MySpace, we’ve decided to focus our efforts on the Causes Application on Facebook.&# (To read the full message, click here.)

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HOW TO: Engage 5 Generations of Donors and Supporters

Nonprofit Tech for Good

And gen Y who will come of age in a post-print era will be connecting to causes and giving to nonprofits through technologies that haven’t been invented yet. While generation Z is not yet influential on your fundraising campaigns, nonprofits that work in education, child services, and youth empowerment should be laying a foundation now for future outreach. The following is an excerpt from Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits.

Symantec Donation Safeguards Computer Labs for Students

Tech Soup Blog

It aims to provide a gateway towards empowerment, educational, and employment opportunities to lead a fulfilling, prosperous, and purposeful life. She worried that without security in the testing centers, the tests would be disrupted, causing a very serious problem. "As a school, we're required to protect the identity of our students and a lot of their demographic information," she said.

Corporate Philanthropy as a Business Driver: 2019 Trends and Tactics

Givinga Blog

Employees can add their own funds to Flexible Giving Accounts and link together with other employees around shared causes, so working at your company doesn’t just pay the bills, it makes an impact on the community and empowers employees to be influences of that impact. Flexible Giving Accounts provide empowerment with control, giving employees complete flexibility and access while allowing companies to retain control of their giving pools.

Building Community: Who / How / Why

Museum 2.0

We have partnered with the county-wide community assessment project to learn more about the demographics, interests, and needs of local residents. At the same time, “identity” doesn't always mean demographics. HOW (slides 24-42) There are three “tracks” to our theory of change: individual empowerment, social bonding, and social bridging. Let’s start with empowerment. Empowerment is the “individual” side of our theory of change.

Build 43

Campaigning #4Change Recap

Amy Sample Ward

annanten : social media is here to help you empower your followers with a story to create powerful activists for your cause. annanten : @engagejoe online campaigning = (relationship building + storytelling) * shared cause ^ common goal. creativegreeniu : and why the 350 campaign worked is because it effectively reached a diverse demographic & moved them to action on a complex goal. realize_ink : Q3: empowerment & ownership.

The Best Nonprofit Social Media Campaigns of 2017

Traitify

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. Don’t be afraid to join a trending hashtag on social media if it applies to your cause. Make things personal by putting a face to a cause. Understand who your target demographic is and change your campaigns to fit their needs. It’s happening again.