How Organizations Can Use VR and AR Tech for Fundraising

Nonprofit Tech for Good

It also has an AR reef setup that interacts with Twitter — tweeting things like conservation helps to heal the reef while tweeting things like sushi damages it. Next, figure out what platform will support your campaign the best. Kayla Matthews is a researcher, writer and blogger covering topics related to technology, smart gadgets, the future of work and personal productivity. She is the owner and editor of ProductivityTheory.com and ProductivityBytes.com.

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Join Us at BoxWorks and Harness Online Tech

Tech Soup Blog

Network with your peers and get into the "nuts and bolts" of the Box content collaboration platform. Hear from nonprofits such as Teach for America, The Nature Conservancy, ASPCA, The James Irvine Foundation, New Story, Team Rubicon, and more! BoxWorks is back and better than before.

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3 BIG reasons not to build a Mobile App!

Whole Whale

You might have heard that building your app to be cross-platform will help with some of these costs. We won’t be the first to say that the simple cross-platform app is a myth. Tech + ToolsTo someone with a hammer, everything is a nail.

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Tech Across Your Org: Sharing a Cause and Data Across Multiple Orgs

NTEN

By Rachel Weidinger, Upwell Developing a High Touch, Human Platform for Collaboration At Upwell , we’re inventing a new way to work together. Competition is real in the marine conservation space. With just a year and about $1 million to prove our model, this pilot project (incubated by Ocean Conservancy) had no choice but to invent a new way to collaborate.

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When Flexibility Becomes an Operating Principle: Lessons from a Nonprofit

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

The staff at Benetech , the nonprofit tech company I lead, recently came together to answer this question: “What values define our identity and drive our work?” Matching Techies With Social Causes SocialCoding4Good began with the idea of building a sort of Match.com for tech volunteerism — an algorithmic platform that would match individual software developers to nonprofit organizations that were building open source software for socially good causes.

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10 Website Design Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Please sign up for Nonprofit Tech for Good’s email newsletter to be alerted of new posts. Nonprofit Tech for Good is built on WordPress and in our 11 years of publication, there have been zero problems with using the platform.

10 Blogging Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Please sign up for Nonprofit Tech for Good’s email newsletter to be alerted of new posts. The first blogging platform, Blogger , launched in 1999 and it signaled the birth of the Social Web. Sign up for Nonprofit Tech for Good’s email newsletter to be alerted of new posts.

10 Digital Marketing & Fundraising Trends for Nonprofits in 2022

Nonprofit Tech for Good

This program promotes efficient water use in homes and businesses throughout the country by offering a simple way to make purchasing decisions that conserve water without sacrificing quality or product performance. Select a Crowdfunding Platform.

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10 Instagram Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Please sign up for Nonprofit Tech for Good’s email newsletter to be alerted of new posts. Despite Nonprofit Tech for Good being active on Instagram for nearly 10 years and having over 70,000 followers, our application for verification is repeatedly denied.

Change.org joins the ranks of widget makers | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

In general, I don’t think the chances of an anti-widget are very high for say, the ASPCA, but social services nonprofits are always conservative about imagery because people love to attack our clients (literally, in the case of my organization, Coalition for the Homeless). Chipin is releasing our new widget management platform this month so that any online community can now have their own fundraising widgets with their own branding.

4 Reasons Why You Should Attend Dreamforce 2021

Saleforce Nonprofit

As you might’ve guessed, Salesforce+ will serve as our host platform for all Dreamforce 2021 digital content! Philanthropy at Dreamforce: $1M to Conserve, Restore, and Grow Trees. Here are six words that are hard to believe: Dreamforce is right around the corner !

Impact and Interoperability: How Technology Powers Collaboration

Saleforce Nonprofit

On a unified platform like Salesforce, and by using tools like Salesforce’s MuleSoft or an app on the AppExchange , you can connect disparate systems and unify the important information they contain.

SocialCoding4Good: Mobilizing Technology and Volunteerism for Transformative Impact

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

It turns out that leading tech companies are eager to have skills-based volunteer opportunities for their employees, especially those that advance social and humanitarian goals. The Tech Talks at VMware, in which I presented SocialCoding4Good along with Code for America Founder Jen Pahlka and Wikimedia Foundation Director of Engineering Alolita Sharma, attracted a large employee turnout.

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5 Reasons Why You Should Attend Dreamforce 2021

Saleforce Nonprofit

As you might’ve guessed, Salesforce+ will serve as our host platform for all Dreamforce 2021 digital content! Philanthropy at Dreamforce: $1M to Conserve, Restore, and Grow Trees. Here are six words that are hard to believe: Dreamforce is right around the corner !

Teens 4 Planet Earth Moves to Ning

Allegiance Group

Recently, we relaunched an environmentally focused service learning program for the Wildlife Conservation Society on the Ning community platform. For another of our clients, the risks and impacts of working with Ning during their transition from social network platform provider to social network is more troubling. Tags: Our Clients Social Networks Tech technology social networking ning

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Maid Serives, Nail Salons, Taxi Cabs, Issue Groups and Complex Problems for Organizing Change.

Network-Centric Advocacy

As staff increase in skills, build personal and professional networks and talents, a percentage of the talented staff, Board members or funders get increasingly frustrated by the decisions of managers (boards, brands, etc) or politics (wrong message, wrong focus, to conservative or to radicle) so these talented staff split off to create splinter operations that compete directly for media, members, attention of policy makers and funders.

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

Nonprofit Tech for Good

A lack of government resources in the slums and low-income areas to address the problem of animal abandonment and cruelty has inspired many Brazilians to give to nonprofits that support animal welfare and wildlife conservation. Doare built the platform, both multi-language and multi-currency, so people can donate anywhere. There will be more technology support from new startups and tech companies aiming new niche and international markets.

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Benetech Truth #1: Social Change Through Technology

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

To create these breakthrough solutions, our team uses its skills to build upon the incredible talents and productivity of the larger tech community. Our Environmental team is helping to bring results-based management to the conservation and biodiversity field. We’re also developing a new platform, Beneforge, to make it easier to engage with new and existing projects both inside and outside Benetech, applying technology to achieve positive social change.

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How to Price Your Hybrid Event

AccelEvents

Tech to manage audio, video, and VGA (potentially 1-5, depending on the number of sessions and rooms). A/V tech for in-house signals and remote audience (one tech for each). In addition to the added personnel, you will have to consider renting the proper tech.

How to Price Your Hybrid Event

AccelEvents

Tech to manage audio, video, and VGA (potentially 1-5, depending on the number of sessions and rooms). A/V tech for in-house signals and remote audience (one tech for each). In addition to the added personnel, you will have to consider renting the proper tech.

10 Steps to Planning a Fundraising Silent Auction

Qgiv

If you find yourself needing to budget more conservatively, using volunteers instead of staff or receiving auction items as donations is a good idea. Choose your auction platform. Our Qgiv fundraising platform has a dedicated solution for auction planners.

Online Fundraising Site: How To Create A High-Performing Fundraising Website

CauseVox

These days, you don’t have to be tech-savvy to have a professional-looking campaign but you want to be sure that it makes a lasting impression and is effective at getting people to take action. Source: Casa Congo, School for Conservation).

11 Blog Content Ideas for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Initially a reluctant blogger, I launched Nonprofit Tech 2.0 That first month Nonprofit Tech 2.0 As of last month, Nonprofit Tech 2.0 Nonprofit Tech 2.0 Nonprofits that work in international development, disaster relief, or wildlife conservation often do this sort of storytelling in print materials and website articles, but it also works extremely well as blog content.

How Artificial Intelligence is Transforming Nonprofits

NonProfit Hub

When you think of nonprofits, you don’t always associate them with “high-tech.” With online platforms becoming more sophisticated , AI will make it easier to automate authentic and personalized donor communication.

11 Blog Content Ideas for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

If your nonprofit has yet to start blogging or wants to improve your your blogging strategy, Nonprofit Tech 2.0 Nonprofits that work in international development, disaster relief, or wildlife conservation often do this sort of storytelling in print materials and website articles, but it also works extremely well as blog content. Blogs are a great platform for highlighting donors, fund-raisers, volunteers, and other supporters through “of the month” posts.

[VIDEO] Building a Better Grants Strategy Post-COVID

Bloomerang

Steven: I’m seeing, Rachel, a lot of non-restricted funds, general operating, kind of synonymous, increased tech needs. And how are you growing your following in the various different platforms? .

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11 Blog Content Ideas for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Initially a reluctant blogger, I launched Nonprofit Tech 2.0 That first month Nonprofit Tech 2.0 As of last month, Nonprofit Tech 2.0 Nonprofit Tech 2.0 Nonprofits that work in international development, disaster relief, or wildlife conservation often do this sort of storytelling in print materials and website articles, but it also works extremely well as blog content.

Can Content Marketing Boost Your Nonprofit's Reach and Exposure?

Tech Soup Blog

They have a moral obligation to generate the best return on investment possible, and, consequently, are often conservative when choosing their strategies. With content management systems like WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, or many others, it's easy to create and manage a blog, and also have a publication platform for a wide range of other content as well. Follow Nexcess on Twitter at @nexcess and check out its tech/hosting blog.

50 Fun, Useful, and Totally Random Resources for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

That said, to be alerted of new resources for nonprofits, please subscribe to the Nonprofit Tech 2.0 JustCoz.org is a platform that enables charities, nonprofits, and NGOs to increase their social media reach by way of tweet and status update donations. For a great example of a nonprofit using Meetup, see the the Nature Conservancy’s Picnic for the Planet. Starting at $8 per month, Nonprofit Tech 2.0′s

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Sharing Our Way toward Equality: Social Media and Gay Rights

NTEN

The generation gap in support for same-sex marriage persists even among conservative political and religious groups. For the upcoming generation of digital natives , these attitudes have been shaped in large part through personal relationships with openly gay peers who connect via Tumblr, Instagram, Viddy, and other social networking platforms. He has more than 15 years of experience in marketing and development within the high-tech and nonprofit sectors.

111 Low-Cost or Free OnlineTools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

That said, to be alerted of new low-cost or free resources and tools available for nonprofits, please subscribe to the Nonprofit Tech for Good 2.0 A service of Tech Impact , npCloud is a nonprofit whose mission is to ensure all nonprofits can use cloud-based technology to better serve their communities. For a great example of a nonprofit using Meetup, see the the Nature Conservancy’s Picnic for the Planet. Change.org is the world’s largest petition platform.

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Change.org Launches Fundraising Widget

Have Fun - Do Good

According to Ben Rattray, the founder of Change.org, over 200 nonprofits and NGOs like CARE , Oxfam America , Ashoka , Amnesty International , Grameen Foundation , Greenpeace , Nature Conservancy , USA for UNHCR , World Wildlife Fund , and Natural Resources Defense Council have signed up for accounts on Change.org. How many tech tools do you know of that give you hope?

100 Low-Cost or Free Web-Based Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

That said, to be alerted of new low-cost or free resources and tools available for nonprofits, please subscribe to the Nonprofit Tech 2.0 Change.org is the world’s largest petition platform. Launched by Nonprofit Tech 2.0, #FundraisingFriday is a Twitter campaign meant to encourage individuals to donate $10 to their favorite nonprofit every Friday. HopeMob is a crowdfunding platform built for individuals who are in financial need and in crisis.

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60 Fun, Useful, and Totally Random Resources for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

That said, to be alerted of new resources and tools available for nonprofits, please subscribe to the Nonprofit Tech 2.0 JustCoz.org is a platform that enables charities, nonprofits, and NGOs to increase their social media reach by way of tweet and status update donations. For a great example of a nonprofit using Meetup, see the the Nature Conservancy’s Picnic for the Planet. Starting at $8 per month, Nonprofit Tech 2.0′s

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85 Low-Cost or Free Web-Based Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

That said, to be alerted of new low-cost or free resources and tools available for nonprofits, please subscribe to the Nonprofit Tech 2.0 Launched by Nonprofit Tech 2.0, #FundraisingFriday is a Twitter campaign meant to encourage individuals to donate $10 to their favorite nonprofit every Friday. JustCoz.org is a platform that enables charities, nonprofits, and NGOs to increase their social media reach by way of tweet and status update donations.

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Tips for Nonprofits on Using Social Media to Build Supporter Relationships

Connection Cafe

We asked some of our favorite nonprofit tech friends to share ideas for how organizations can use social media to build meaningful relationships with their supporters—donors, influencers and activists—and what that looks like on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter. You think more about your Facebook Fan count than you do the number of people you’re engaging with in meaningful ways on the platform.

Guest Post by Debra Askanase: Fill the Gap Campaign Crowdsourcing for Citizen Museum Curators

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

We simply put up a sign that tells the visitor where the artwork is (on loan to another museum, on view elsewhere in the building, or in the conservation center for treatment). Our intern Jessica Hass is working on a low-tech version that will be in the physical museum and will invite visitors to “vote” for their favorite out of around 20-30 possible replacements. Do you have advice for an organization using Flickr as a campaign platform?

70 Low-Cost or Free Web-Based Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

That said, to be alerted of new resources and tools available for nonprofits, please subscribe to the Nonprofit Tech 2.0 JustCoz.org is a platform that enables charities, nonprofits, and NGOs to increase their social media reach by way of tweet and status update donations. For a great example of a nonprofit using Meetup, see the the Nature Conservancy’s Picnic for the Planet. Starting at $8 per month, Nonprofit Tech 2.0′s

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60 Fun, Useful, and Totally Random Resources for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

That said, to be alerted of new resources and tools available for nonprofits, please subscribe to the Nonprofit Tech 2.0 JustCoz.org is a platform that enables charities, nonprofits, and NGOs to increase their social media reach by way of tweet and status update donations. For a great example of a nonprofit using Meetup, see the the Nature Conservancy’s Picnic for the Planet. Starting at $8 per month, Nonprofit Tech 2.0′s

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Google Media = Nonprofit Grants, Blogs, Video and Maps Galore

Connection Cafe

tech love to the nptech community. Services like TypePad and Wordpress tend to be top-of-mind platforms for new bloggers, but the session covered a ton of features about what makes Blogger different and great for nonprofits such as: Free hosting (use your own URL!). Increase pub understanding of conservation and social issues.

AAM Recap: Slides, Observations, and Object Fetishism

Museum 2.0

A Crowd-Curated Exhibition (Shelley Bernstein), the Tech Virtual Test Zone (me), along with a new participatory research project, Children of the Lodz Ghetto (David Klevan), to talk about our lessons and struggles working with the public to create "museum-quality" exhibitions and research projects. In both MN150 and Tech Virtual, it led to us being more dynamic and flexible in our production of exhibits. This is a question we grappled with in the Tech Virtual project.