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

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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.

2021 Funding & Grant Resources For Women’s Empowerment Organizations

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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.

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.

Constituent Empowerment, as old as Lady Liberty

Connection Cafe

While touring the island, listening to my pleasant audio guide chattering away on my headphones, I learned of a constituent empowerment campaign from long ago. Pulitzer’s tactics were not exactly the same as what I call constituent empowerment but it is pretty close. Author: James Young. Recently, I was in New York City for a mini vacation with my family, seeing all of the tourist traps with my kids, who had never been to the big apple.

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

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

EveryAction

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

EveryAction

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.

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.

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.

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.

Our EveryAction Hero: World Central Kitchen

EveryAction

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.

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.

Our EveryAction Hero: United Nations Foundation

EveryAction

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

See3

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.

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.

Inspiration and Resources for Creating Powerful Digital Storytelling

NTEN

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.

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.

Daily DoGooder: Join FITE

See3

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.

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.

» 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).

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!

Nonprofit Public Relations For Beginners: How To Gain More Attention In Less Time

Kindful

Ask them if they would consider running a piece on your story and explain how the story will benefit their audience through education and empowerment.

Lynne Wester : The Four Pillars of the Donor Experience

NonProfit Hub

Culture focuses on empowerment, excellence, and gratitude to help define your organization’s interactions with donors. Empowerment is hard to define, but when it’s not present in an organization, it shines brightly.

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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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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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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.

4 qualities to look for in your AMS vendor

Nimble AMS

This type of innovation brings unprecedented agility and empowerment to professional and trade associations. Before you choose association management software, consider these important software vendor characteristics.

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How Angelica Ross and TransTech Address the Unique Needs of Transgender People of Color

Tech Soup Blog

" Angelica Ross on Empowerment. "What does empowerment truly look like for the trans community? Empowerment in these types of programs means transferring decision-making authority and more responsibility to trans individuals who reflect the lived experiences of those you wish to serve." In honor of LGBT Pride Month , we thought we'd showcase one the most interesting new LGBT nonprofits we've come across: TransTech Social Enterprises.

The Nonprofit Common Data Model as an Equity Tool

NTEN

Download the 2020 Data Empowerment Report to learn how organizations manage data collection and security and what policies they have in place to manage them.

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7 Ways Nimble AMS Sets up Customers for Success

Nimble AMS

Customer empowerment – Nimble AMS customers have access to multiple resources to give them the knowledge they need to succeed. As you think about your association management software (AMS), you may think that all product support is the same. And you might be surprised to find out that it’s not. . Let me explain: At Nimble AMS, we have a unique approach to client support that goes beyond answering questions and fixing things to truly setting up our customers for success.

Leading the Resistance: 28 Organizations You Can (and Should) Support Today

EveryAction

Black Women For Wellness is committed to the health and well-being of Black women and girls through health education, empowerment and advocacy. The last few days have been equal parts terrifying, challenging, and complicated. There's a long fight ahead, but for issues that stir you, one simple, positive thing you can do today is give - your time, money, voice, or attention - because so many organizations need your urgent support.

How to Prevent Burnout at Your Nonprofit, From the Experts

Classy

Employees now have more access to stress management resources and empowerment to seek the support they need on an individual level. To prevent burnout from taking over your nonprofit’s culture, passion, and productivity, you have to understand it.

Tools And Tactics For Achieving Optimum Alignment In Your Organization

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Lack of empowerment at lower levels. I run a lot. And, running coaches, trainers and books all stress the importance of alignment. Muscle imbalances and misalignment in the body decreases running efficiency and leads to injuries.

12 Early Adopters of the.NGO and.ONG Domains

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Mission: To help eradicate extreme poverty through community development projects in urban sanitation, water filtration, health, alternative energy, and economic empowerment.

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Discover Your True North And Internal Compass

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Like loyalty, respect provides a basis for empowerment, but leaders must earn it," says George. In his book, True North , Bill George shows you how to discover your true north - your internal compass that guides you successfully through life.

Cause Camp 2021 Speaker Line-Up

NonProfit Hub

Also, she has raised over $10 million in financial and non-financial support in her career to support impact areas such as economic empowerment, social justice, poverty alleviation, health equity, racial justice, social innovation, and more.

Help Empower Women Rights Organizations in the Ukraine

Beth Kanter

The project is called “ Tech2Empower ,” organized by Wake , an organization on a quest to leverage technology for women’s empowerment globally. A branch of my family tree is from the Ukraine. At the age of 13, my grandfather left his country and ended up as a refugee in America. Despite harsh conditions, he made a new life in a new country, but never forgot his homeland. Now, almost 100 years later, I have an opportunity to give back to my ancestral homeland.

Celebrating How Symantec Makes Organizations Succeed

Tech Soup Blog

The organization's mission is to provide educational and vocational training to at-risk populations and break the cycle of poverty through education, empowerment, and increasing levels of employability. We are excited to announce the winners of our Symantec Mission Possible campaign.