2021 Funding & Grant Resources For Women’s Empowerment Organizations


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Women’s History Month: 11 Nonprofits That Are Advocating For Female Empowerment


Impacting: Empowerment through music education. The post Women’s History Month: 11 Nonprofits That Are Advocating For Female Empowerment appeared first on Kindful. This Women’s History Month, we’re proud to highlight the innovative and impactful work of these Kindful customers.


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

Connection Cafe

Women’s and girls’ empowerment is a sweeping topic, defined and shaped by family beliefs and cultural norms in the community and country where one lives. Some people associate the empowerment of women and girls primarily with challenges faced in communities where poverty and lack of access to education determine one’s level of empowerment. Empowerment, or the lack of it, is an issue for women and girls virtually everywhere.

Changing lives through financial empowerment

ASU Lodestar Center

posted by. Kristen Coco , Program Developer. In 2012, 25 percent of Americans had more credit card debt than they had in their emergency savings. With consumer spending fueling 70% of our nation’s economic growth, the need to consume commercial products has forever been a staple in American culture. As a society, we are constantly being bombarded with advertisements, all pulling us to spend money.

Turning Engagement into Empowerment

Connection Cafe

Author: Guest Blogger. The following post is by Joshua Gee. Joshua is a public relations professional, political technologist, social media nerd, amateur public policy wonk, Eagle Scout, bleeding. heart liberal and a son of the American Revolution. He currently works. as a Digital Strategist at Alipes CME and previously served as New Media Director for Governor Deval Patrick’s successful re-election campaign. He has also worked on several political campaigns and in Public Affairs.

The ongoing revolution in philanthropy: An open-ended reading list

Deborah Elizabeth Finn

I recently had a conversation with a friend and colleague about what I perceive to be a revolution in progress. Grant makers and nonprofit professionals are now talking openly about some very painful (and inter-related) issues in philanthropy, such as.

Using Video for Women's Empowerment in Rural India

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

In looking at some of the project examples , I found several that focus on women's empowerment and rights in India. I recently learned about an nonprofit organization in India dedicated to using video to help alleviate poverty and accelerate social change in the developing world. It's a reminder that sharing your video offline can also be powerful. The organization is called Video Volunteers.

The Future Today: Empowering youth via social media

Amy Sample Ward

Youth Empowerment with Social Media. If you are looking for more examples about social media and communications technologies applied to youth empowerment, here are some additional links/groups to check out: [link] (social media used as outreach about teen dating violence). Tags: case studies presentation casestudies crime empowerment goals socialmedia strategy uk youth

NetCentric Advocacy: Protection and Empowerment: Themes that work

Network-Centric Advocacy

Home Green Media Toolshed Profile Twitter Shared Links Subscribe Archives « Connectivity is Productivity: | Main | The end game of networks » August 16, 2007 Protection and Empowerment: Themes that work Rockridge has been working hard on cooking the overall frames and themes that can tie the community together. Progressive government has two aspects: protection and empowerment. No one makes any money in this country without the progressive empowerment by government.

Women Ingenuity is Powering Solutions for the Digital Divide

Connection Cafe

A host of cultural, economic, social and infrastructural barriers keep women locked out from the empowerment potential of Internet access. We launched a global crowdsourcing campaign to collect homegrown solutions and ideas to spread digital empowerment. Social Good crowdsourcing digital divide digital empowerment feminine digital revolution technology women World Pulse

Our EveryAction Hero: Middle East Children's Alliance


The Middle East Children’s Alliance (MECA) works to protect the rights and improve the lives of children in the Middle East through aid, empowerment and education. This year they're celebrating 30 years of serving the region. With programs ranging from education, sports, income generation and more, we’re proud to stand with such an incredible organization!

5 Organizations To Support On World Refugee Day


Their model of empowerment amplifies the voices of refugee communities, allowing them to act as their own champions. World Refugee Day is held every year on June 20th to honor and commemorate the strength, courage and perseverance of past and current refugees across the globe. In June of 2018, this mandate feels more pressing than ever, as thousands of families seeking asylum are torn apart and children are held in cages at the U.S. border, all during the ongoing Syrian refugee crisis.

How a Community of Long-Term Monthly Donors Make a Long-Term Difference

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Forward-thinking – They believe in creating systemic change that will help solve one of the greatest social challenges of our time, and in doing so address: women’s empowerment, global health, access to education, and economic opportunity.

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.

Struggling To Get People To Donate Online? Squash These Roadblocks.

Top Nonprofits

She has loved every minute of it.Amanda believes in collaboration, empowerment, trust and wicked-good customer service. This virtual session is perfect for nonprofit professionals who want to level-up their fundraising strategy and improve their organization’s online presence.

Our EveryAction Hero: World Central Kitchen


Our work started by focusing on long term empowerment projects. For the past 5 or 6 years we've had a small but steady group of supporters who are primarily invested in our empowerment projects. It really showcases our efforts moving from beyond just relief to empowerment. World Central Kitchen was founded by chef and activist José Andres in the aftermath of the 2010 earthquake in Haiti. Since then the organization has grown to work in 10 different countries.

Our EveryAction Hero: United Nations Foundation


Created in 1998, the United Nations Foundation links the United Nations' work with others around the world, helping the UN address a range of global issues, including climate change, global health, women’s empowerment, peace and security, poverty eradication, and more.

Donald Trump and The Last Great Inadequacy Ad


strategy tech web Donald Trump empowerment infomercials marketingDonald Trump’s presidential campaign represented the pinnacle of what is referred to as “inadequacy marketing.”. The post Donald Trump and The Last Great Inadequacy Ad appeared first on The See3 Blog.

Tips for building the AI/ML strategy for an organization in a cost effective way

CEO Tech Tips

Understand your business uses cases with the greatest impact areas e.g. customer engagement, employee empowerment, workflow improvements or operations optimization. There have been rapid and exciting developments in the fields of Artificial Intelligence(AI) and Machine learning (ML) for the enterprise.

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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Tips for building the AI/ML strategy for an organization in a cost effective way

CEO Tech Tips

Understand your business uses cases with the greatest impact areas e.g. customer engagement, employee empowerment, workflow improvements or operations optimization. There have been rapid and exciting developments in the fields of Artificial Intelligence(AI) and Machine learning (ML) for the enterprise.

Celebrate International Women’s Day 2021

Forum One

As we highlight our staff who are raising their hands high to reinforce and show solidarity on social media today, we also wanted to highlight our clients doing important work moving the needle forward for women’s equality and empowerment. Telling stories through images of empowerment.

Inspiration and Resources for Creating Powerful Digital Storytelling


A little over five years ago, when a small group of TechSoup staffers began a conversation about what it would look like to build community through education and empowerment, storytelling seemed to be the golden ticket. Alexandra (Ale) Bezdikian. Interactive Events and Video Producer. TechSoup. Is digital storytelling part of your toolkit? Check out these resources and examples.

Struggling to get people to donate online?

Top Nonprofits

Amanda believes in collaboration, empowerment, trust and wicked-good customer service. This live, virtual session is perfect for nonprofit professionals who want to level-up their fundraising strategy and improve their organization’s online presence.

Digital Platforms for Greater Impact: Examples for Foundations

Forum One

Images of Empowerment. To address this need, the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, in partnership with the David and Lucile Packard Foundation and Getty Images, created Images of Empowerment. Images of Empowerment was created in 2015 and was extended in 2018.

Funding And Grant Resources For Nonprofits Focused On Youth Programs


Many foundations focus much of their philanthropy work on youth empowerment—and for good reason. For nonprofits whose target audience is primarily underserved youth, the task of finding funding shouldn’t be difficult.

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Daily DoGooder: Join FITE


Change the world, one video at a time.Join FITE at joinFITE.org | 1:47 FITE FITE is a global empowerment platform powered by Kiva.org, the nonprofit leader in microfinance, that is designed to foster Financial Independence Through Entrepreneurship for women in the developing world.

Managing eLearning Podcast: Episode 2 Summary & Highlights

Web Courseworks

Empowerment & Encourage Success. The next important aspect of a successful remote workplace is empowerment. Empowerment isn’t just handing over the reins, what is it saying is I trust you to be the expert and I’m not going to get your way.

QuickBooks for Nonprofits PRO TIP:  How to Use Classes for Painless Grant Writing

Blue Fox

Do you see the leverage and empowerment that comes with this kind of accounting setup? "Getting actionable financial data for grant writing all comes down to the setup of your financial systems." You sit at your computer staring blankly at the screen.

Your 2018 Fundraising Plan

Top Nonprofits

Your Fundraising Career Empowerment Guide, was also given a 5 star review by Nonprofit.About.com. Are you tired of not having a plan…EVERY YEAR? Is the whole “oh no we can’t make payroll” thing getting a little old?

Make Your Clients Powerful Partners in Your Social Change Work

Social Velocity

The benefits are enormous—the programs are more effective because they are informed by the students’ experience and knowledge, and the structure of program development itself provides the students opportunities for self-empowerment and determination.

» Local Team of Global Philanthropists Prepares to Shoot T.V. Pilot

AFP Blog

Pilot : "emember Dr. Robert Gore, the emergency room doctor from Bed-Stuy behind the Global Empowerment Movement? (If Currently, they are raising production funds to complete a “socially- relevant” television series called GLOBAL EMPOWERMENT PROJECT." ''via Blog this » Local Team of Global Philanthropists Prepares to Shoot T.V. If not, click here).

How to Overcome a Victim Mindset in Order to Better Serve Your Nonprofit and Your Community


You now walk around with a sense of empowerment, knowing that you can solve problems that come up in your personal and professional worlds. . This post is part of a series on limiting beliefs.

How You Can Help Haiti Relief Efforts


Global Empowerment Mission has already deployed one ship full of supplies to Haiti and is continuing to raise funds to aid in their distribution efforts. Last weekend, the island of Haiti was hit hard by not one, but two, natural disasters. On August 14 th , a 7.2

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Fire Up Your Board to Embrace Digital Fundraising


The new and exciting ways of telling stories and connecting with donors through digital methods can foster a philanthropic culture of communication, participation, preparedness, and empowerment.

How Cloud for Good Gives Back To Our Communities

Cloud 4 Good

A six-week Managed Services contract was provided to assist in declarative UI updates, automation support, process refinement, system owner empowerment, help with third-party applications, and training to further user adoption, enablement, and comfortability with reports and dashboards.

Human Rights and the Duty to Protect Sensitive Data

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

In his January 17, 2014 speech on NSA reforms , President Obama stated: "As the nation that developed the Internet, the world expects us to ensure that the digital revolution works as a tool for individual empowerment, not government control." At Benetech —a nonprofit technology company that develops innovative and effective applications for unmet social needs—we embrace the notion of individual empowerment every day in our work.

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Ethical Storytelling + Nonprofit Fundraising

Greater Giving

o Empowerment and choice. Telling one person’s emotionally compelling success story through an appeal video can be the single most powerful way to inspire donors to give generously. There’s even scientific research to back this up!

Guest Post: Stories of Volunteer Managers, Technology, and the Pandemic

Twenty Hats

She returned to the United States in 2017 to serve as the to serve as the AmeriCorps VISTA Leader for the Arizona Refugee Resettlement Refugee Women’s Empowerment Coordinator at Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest. “None of us were ready for this.

Thank You, Gerardo!

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

He oversaw the development of numerous products and services that allow us to drive social empowerment through technology across all our programs. The Benetech team has just bid goodbye to VP of Engineering Gerardo Capiel, who is moving on to his next adventure. A passionate technology-for-good advocate, Gerardo has made major contributions to Benetech’s social mission since he joined us over four years ago.

Guest Post: Transcending the middle with a metrics mindset

Twenty Hats

As we welcome more and more millennials into our work and volunteer forces, we’re seeing that they are not willing to tolerate mismanagement or lack of empowerment in their jobs. Measuring volunteer impact benefits more that your program: it empowers YOU.

Fundraisers That Work: Peer-to-Peer Fundraising for Faith-Based Nonprofits


Hard as Nails is a Catholic nonprofit whose focus is on direct missions and youth empowerment. Looking for fundraisers that will work for your faith-based organization? Look no further than peer-to-peer fundraising!

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What A Pandemic Teaches Us About Innovation and Corporate Giving

Givinga Blog

We helped LIVELY formulate a list of 10 charities that promote social justice through a variety of areas including legal, advocacy and women’s empowerment. A look back at 2020 shows that unprecedented challenges often lead to unexpected opportunity.

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