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Boulder-Based Company Creates Software to Help Haitian Children

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Helping Orphaned and Vulnerable Children in Haiti

VisionLink

After escaping he was left homeless and living on the streets of Haiti until discovered by Haiti Mama , a nonprofit organization committed to connecting homeless children with their families. Most orphaned and vulnerable children in Haiti are not as fortunate. The situation for children living in family households is not much better.

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Study: 88% of Children Donate to Charity

Frogloop

You may think it’s odd for children to be a donor audience, but for many children, charitable giving is an important part of their family values and upbringing. The study follows the charitable giving habits of 903 children aged 8 to 19. Check out some of the key findings: 88% of children donated to charity.

Kids and Philanthropy: Teaching Your Children To Be Charitable

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Offer a Match: Blogger Marion Conway ,whose children are now grown, recommended the book Raising Charitable Children by Carol Wiseman.

Psychology, Pricing, and Pay As You Will at the Children's Museum of Tacoma

Museum 2.0

In 2010, the Children''s Museum of Tacoma was getting ready to move to a new, bigger facility. business models children''s museums inclusion

Kids and Philanthropy: Teaching Your Children To Be Charitable

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

What a great way to teach your children to become more thoughtful and responsible about the world we live in. s World Food Programme.

Improving Family Exhibitions by Co-Creating with Children

Museum 2.0

You can also watch some lovely footage of the children showing off their favorite objects along with staff reflecting on the process here.

"This Is My Friend": How the Kosch-Westerman Foundation Connects Terminally Ill Children to the Outside World

Tech Soup Blog

Children love their freedom. Brian uses donated laptops and tablets with Skype software, connected to cameras in the children's classrooms.

Press Here: Breaking the Fourth Wall in Children's Books. and Museums?

Museum 2.0

You open a children''s book. Either I''m really sleep-deprived, or Press Here is the most brilliant interactive children''s book ever.

How Technology Is Helping German Parents and Children in Need

Tech Soup Blog

caring for children with disabilities or chronic illnesses. Nestwärme e.V. Deutschland. Over 1,400. Whether it’s going. Working this.

Parents Talking with Parents: A Simple, Successful Discussion Board at the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh

Museum 2.0

On a recent trip to the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh, I noted a discussion board in the "Nursery" gallery. A short break to run/swing/etc.

How Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose Sold 639 Memberships in 96 Hours

Connection Cafe

Guest Post from Debbie McKenzie, Development Manager for Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose. .

Daily DoGooder: Children Need A Bailout Too

See What's Out There

Changing the world, one video at a time.Children Need A Bailout Too | 1:25 Children’s Defense Fund www.childrensdefense.org Putting kids into adult situations is one recipe for engaging video. In Children Need a Bailout Too, the Children’s Defense Fund uses

What the Association of Children’s Museums InterActivity 2014 Had to Say About Cultivating Donors

Connection Cafe

Last week I had the opportunity to attend and present at the Association of Children’s Museums annual conference, #interactivity2014, with Julia Kennard, CFO from EdVenture, Carole Charnow, President and CEO from Boston Children’s Museum and Katie Boehm, Annual Fund & Events Manager from KidsQuest. Relationships. The only problem?

Centene’s Start Smart For Your Baby Texting Program Receives Children’s Health Award

Mobile Commons

Mobile Commons is excited to announce that Centene received the Children’s Health Award last week!

The Ultimate Nonprofit SharePoint App: The Case Management Database of Children's Network of Solano County

Tech Soup Blog

Thanks to Darren DeRose, the IT Administrator for Children's Network of Solano County in Fairfield, California, having a shared database is no longer such a problem. At TechSoup, we’re always interested in how nonprofits cleverly solve IT problems. Our new SharePoint web-based version how many organizations we can serve.

Charity harnesses social media for PNG's disadvantaged children | Pacific Beat

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Charity harnesses social media for PNG''s disadvantaged children | Pacific Beat

Maximizing Your Membership Program: Tips from the Experts

Connection Cafe

I had the opportunity to attend the Association of Children’s Museums annual conference: InterActivity 2016. Free parking is also a huge perk.

UNICEF says Facebook 'likes' won't save children's lives | The Verge

AFP Blog

UNICEF says Facebook ''likes'' won''t save children''s lives | The Verge : UNICEF has launched a bold advertising campaign that takes direct aim at perhaps the most ubiquitous form of online activism — the Facebook "like."

"This Is My Friend": How the Kosch-Westerman Foundation Connects Terminally Ill Children to the Outside World

Tech Soup Blog

Children love their freedom. Brian uses donated laptops and tablets with Skype software, connected to cameras in the children's classrooms.

Children's Defense Fund Redesign and Webinar

Connection Cafe

It's been my good fortune to work with Children's Defense Fund for the last year and a half here at Convio. And what a marvelous result it is!

Technology for Good: Save the Children

AFP Blog

Technology for Good: Save the Children: "After the initial quake, our Information Services (IT) team quickly mobilized to provide communication equipment and technical personnel.

Children's Museums and Web 2.0

Museum 2.0

Why, Mary asked, were there no posts about children's museums on this site? Why aren't children's museums represented on Museum 2.0?

Twitter and Missing Children

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

My Flickr Stream. I promised to send an example, but didn't get his email - so I hope he is reader here. Nate Ritter put this together.

Invisible Children Responds To The Kony 2012 Viral Video Controversy | Co.Exist: World changing ideas and innovation

AFP Blog

Invisible Children Responds To The Kony 2012 Viral Video Controversy | Co.Exist: World changing ideas and innovation

The health of volunteering in the UK

VolunteerMark

A brief overview of the voluntary sector in the United Kingdom.

New Models for Children's Museums: Wired Classrooms?

Museum 2.0

But the more I learned, the more I wondered where the real threat is, and why children's museums have been so resistant to change. I don't.

Slum children go digital in Johannesburg - Passport - Boston.com

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Invisible Children's Web Strategist Gives A Crash Course In Going Viral | Fast Company

AFP Blog

Invisible Children's Web Strategist Gives A Crash Course In Going Viral | Fast Company : Fast Company recently had the opportunity to speak with Javan Van Gronigen, the San Diego-based digital strategist and web designer behind Invisible Children's viral new media campaign. And they apply to all manner of hell.

Social Media Strategy: Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles

NetWits

Are you struggling with how to use social media? Or are you just beginning to explore how this new channel can help your nonprofit organization? Maybe you don’t even know what social media is yet? We can help you.

Designing for Good #3 – Best of 2016 Nonprofit Storytelling

Connection Cafe

1 Save the Children: “Most Shocking Second a Day” (2 min). Timely, but why is nonprofit storytelling such a hot topic these days ?

Charity notebook: Jowonio wins $8,500 grant to buy technology that will help special needs children communicate | syracuse.com

AFP Blog

Charity notebook: Jowonio wins $8,500 grant to buy technology that will help special needs children communicate | syracuse.com : he CNY85 Giving Project was created to engage the public in the foundation's 85-year anniversary celebration and draw attention to the many nonprofits that benefit Central New York.

Golisano Children's Hospital holds photo contest to promote new giving site

AFP Blog

Golisano Children's Hospital holds photo contest to promote new giving site: "The URMC Golisano Children’s Hospital recently made public its new “giving” site. It also provides easy access to all

Save the Children Alternative Gift Catalog: Amazing

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Save the Children. Just adding to the meme of alternative gift giving ideas that Steve Garfield started last week.

How America is betraying the hungry children of Africa

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Steve Cisler heard me mention this book recently and sent me a spot-on article from the Observer, How America is betraying the hungry children of Africa. One of the things I often talk about in my public speaking is the continuum that goes from pure profit orientation to pure charity. Why indeed

Why Volunteering Needs to Be a Family Affair

NonProfit Hub

They wanted to find out how closely parents and grandparents match their children and grandchildren in terms of philanthropic priorities.

Ways We Can All Help Advance Women’s and Girls’ Empowerment

Connection Cafe

Empowerment, or the lack of it, is an issue for women and girls virtually everywhere. Recent research in the U.S., It faces us everywhere.

OLPC fires back at Intel, children learn nothing | One More Thing - CNET News.com

AFP Blog

Children's Birthday Parties with a Purpose

Have Fun - Do Good

I liked a couple party ideas from their site: A treasure hunt where everything the guests find is donated to a children's hospital.

On World AIDS Day: More pregnant women and children must get treatment

Nonprofit Tech for Good

In India over 14,000 children got infected in 2011, with a 13 per cent decline from 2009. Read Complete Press Release. Social Media