25 Must-Follow NGO Resources on Twitter

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By studying their tweets and utilizing the resources they advocate for, your NGO will become better equipped to inspire online donors and supporters and consequently achieve your mission and programs. Grameen Foundation :: @GrameenFdn. NGO Pulse SANGONeT :: @SaingoNeT.

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Great News! The 2019 Global NGO Technology Report Has Secured Sponsorship

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As production begins on the fourth edition of the Global NGO Technology Report , Nonprofit Tech for Good is thrilled to announce that a new sponsor has been secured. ngo, and.ong domains – has generously supported the Global NGO Technology Report and Global Trends in Giving Report since 2015.

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The Networked NGO in Pakistan

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I am looking forward to the next six months of working with this amazing group of Packard Foundation grantees half-way around the world. Day 2: Certificates Awarded To Senior Staff Attendees.

How to Choose the Right Domain Name for Your Nonprofit, Charity, or NGO

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Your nonprofit’s website and email campaigns are the foundation of your online brand and choosing the right domain for your website and email campaigns is critical to your organization’s online success. NGO” is the widely adopted acronym for “non-governmental organization.” “ONG”

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The Networked NGO in India

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

This year a lot of my work as Visiting Scholar at the David and Lucile Packard Foundation is working with grantees outside of the US. I’ve just returned from leading a training for Population and Reproductive Health grantees from India.

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Cloud Technology and the NGO Community

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With more than 10,500 respondents in 88 countries, we’re pleased to add this data to our ever-evolving resources for nonprofits, NGOs, foundations, and those who support them. How does your NGO compare? International cloud cloud computing nonprofits TechSoup nonprofit NGO Cloud Report Global Cloud Survey Results

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The Networked NGO: Translating the Networked Nonprofit and 1-11-11 Club

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Networked NGO. I spent my part of my birthday giving a presentation at the Packard Foundation Program Forum on translating the Networked Nonprofit into the Networked NGO. Her introduction was filmed in the courtyard of the foundation. (My

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American India Foundation

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

My last stop in New Delhi was to visit the American India Foundation, which is the largest Silicon Valley/India foundation. This school is run by an NGO (a nonprofit) and provides free education to children who come from disadvantaged backgrounds.

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E-Mediat: Day 2 – The Networked NGO in the Arab World

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

We spent Day 2 of the E-Mediat Train the Trainer sessions on “ Translating The Networked NGO in the Arab World.&# To localize Networked Nonprofit concepts to an Arab NGO context, as appropriate, for improved project outcomes.

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New Girl Effect Video: What Are Your Favorite NGO's Serving Girls?

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I was hesitant to promote the Girl Effect, just like I was when I wrote about it in 2008 , because it is produced by the Nike Foundation. What are some of your favorite NGO's and projects helping girls go to, and stay in school?

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The 2017 Global NGO Technology Survey is now available in ????????????, English, français, Português, and español!

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If you work for a NGO, nonprofit, or charity, please volunteer 4-7 minutes of your time to take the the 2017 Global NGO Technology Survey. The Public Interest Registry – the nonprofit that operates the.org,ngo and.ong domains – is the sole sponsor the report.

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TechSoup Local Impact Map Profile: Nonprofits Back to School — In Brazil

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Education is a major focus for nonprofits and NGOs, accounting for 9% of NGO activity worldwide. Now that TechSoup’s Local Impact Map has officially launched , let's discover one of great new organizations featured there.

The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

Participants will acquire a foundational understanding of this increasingly important component of fundraising strategy and will be able to identify and distinguish between the most common planned giving vehicles. Council on Foundations / Miami, FL / $1,199. It's finally here!

Collaborative BRIDGE Project Makes Big Progress Toward Sharing Crucial Information Worldwide

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The new BRIDGE IDs are the culmination of year-long joint efforts of the core team member organizations (CTMs) — TechSoup Global , GuideStar , GlobalGiving , and Foundation Center — in conjunction with our contracted software development firm, Future Processing.

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7 Things Foundations Might Not Know About TechSoup

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TechSoup has a lot to offer foundations, but the majority of foundations don't know it! See what we can do for your foundation! Most TechSoup Products Are Now Open to Nonprofit Foundations. In 2012 , IT product donations started to open up to nonprofit foundations. By far the majority of the 90,000 public, private, and independent foundations in the U.S. You can check your eligibility to find out what your foundation can request.

Tech and NGO T-Shirts for Cambodia

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Instead, we bring over supplies for the Sharing Foundation , mostly in-kind donations of clothing, medicine, or other items that can't be easily acquired or are cheaper in the US.

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TechSoup Local Impact Map Profile: Nonprofits Back to School — In Brazil

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Education is a major focus for nonprofits and NGOs, accounting for 9% of NGO activity worldwide. Digital Divide Microsoft library libraries nonprofits brazil nonprofit NGO foundations schools NGOs education foundation Local impact map technology consultants technology training for youth

I'm Headed for Nasscom Foundation's Indian Leadership Forum in Mumbai

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The Nasscom Foundation in India is the epicenter of nonprofit technology and social innovation. I'll not only be speaking at the conference and CSR Track, but will be leading two workshops for NGO and CSR practitioners.

Sharing Foundation: College Sponsorship Program

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I just set up a ChipIn page and widget (see above) to help raise money for an NGO, the Sharing Foundation that supports children in Cambodia. I'm on the board. One of its many programs is the college sponsorship program. My family and I have been sponsoring a young woman, Leng Sopharath for college (annual contribution $750 per year) and hope to be able to support her until graduation.

The Davos Blur

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In the hallways, you’re as likely to run into the head of an international NGO, as CEO of a Fortune 100 company, as a renowned professor as the foreign minister of a major country. Tags: WEF social entrepreneurs Davos Schwab Foundation

A View of the Cloud from India

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This is a communique on the current state of cloud adoption in India from Prashant Pandit and Pooja Jayna from TechSoup Global's, NASSCOM Foundation BIGTech Program , which is an NGO committed to building ICT capacity in civil society in India. The Long Road To NGO Cloud Adoption.

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New report on wireless technology for nonprofits released | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

7) Web CMS (11) Web Services (13) where2007 (2) Wikimedia Foundation (1) Wired (1) Wireless (3) Wordpress (3) Working Assets (2) Yahoo! (4) Wirth, President of the United Nations Foundation. Wireless Technology for Social Change: Trends in NGO Mobile Use examines emerging trends in “mobile activism” by looking at 11 case studies of groups active in the areas of public health, humanitarian assistance and environmental conservation.

Jolkona Foundation and UniversalGiving Join the Social Actions API

Social Actions

Jolkona Foundation -> Donate. Jolkona Foundation. NGO Post. Today, Social Actions added two new action sources to its open database of opportunities to make a difference. For a full list and profiles of the latest innovators contributing to Social Actions, please see Our Guide to 50+ Action Sources. New Action Sources. UniversalGiving -> Donate. The Full List of Action Sources Contributing to Social Actions. Amazee. Apathy is Boring. betterplace. BringLight.

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How to Redirect Your New.NGO Domain to Your.ORG Website

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Written by Heather Mansfield who works as an Ambassador for the Public Interest Registry – the nonprofit operator of the.ORG,NGO and.ONG domains. Once bought, the nonprofit, charity, or NGO must then complete a verification process at OnGood.ngo to begin using the domain.

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Racing Through the Sahara for South African NGOs

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Through their participation, the runners’ organizations, Endangered Wildlife Trust ; Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA) ; Starfish Greathearts Foundation ; and SCORE , will also benefit from the funds raised.

82 Fundraising and Social Media Stats for Nonprofits

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77% of the total was made by individuals, 18% by foundations, and 5% by corporations ( Giving USA Report ). 63% of nonprofits worldwide regularly send email updates and fundraising appeals ( Global NGO Technology Report ). Large have 22,299 ( Global NGO Technology Report ).

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BiGTech India Connects Nonprofits with IT Students

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There were a total of 12 NGOs present at the event, including the Maharashtra Dyslexia Association and the Sujaya Foundation , which provides educational services to underprivileged youth. A representative from each NGO presented his or her project. BiGTech is operated by the NASSCOM Foundation , the charitable arm of the leading voice of the Indian IT industry. Image: BiGTech logo ( NASSCOM Foundation ).

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Live Blogging ONG Web 2.0 Conference in Romania sponsored by the Soros Foundation in Bucharest

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I am here in Romania for a conference hosted by the Soros Foundation as part of their pilot advocacy through blogging program. tags: ngo socialmedia ) Next, Iulian Comanescu - Training coordinator for the program is explaining the program.

The effect of the Burma cyclone on Google AdWords buys within the NGO community | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

7) Web CMS (11) Web Services (13) where2007 (2) Wikimedia Foundation (1) Wired (1) Wireless (3) Wordpress (3) Working Assets (2) Yahoo! (4) You may notice the anomalous nonprofit in the list, foundationburma.org , which is run by the Foundation for the People of Burma.

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23 Fundraising & Marketing Reports for Nonprofit Professionals Worldwide

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2018 Global NGO Technology Report :: Download. The 2019 Global NGO Technology Survey is now live. Published by the Charities Aid Foundation. Published by the Giving USA Foundation. The 2019 Global NGO Technology Survey is now live!

Thank you for the best birthday ever! We raised $6,158 for the Sharing Foundation to send 615 Cambodian youngsters to school!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Cambodian youngster in the Sharing Foundation 's Education program practices her alphabet. In Roteang Village, where the Sharing Foundation has programs that help over 1,500 children each and every day, there was a birthday bash at the orphanage for the 70 plus children.

Jay Dedman and Ryanne Hodson To Plant the Seeds for Video Blogging in Roteang Village, Cambodia for Sharing Foundation

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The Sharing Foundation is always looking for new summer cloths to send over there, so I asked Jay for the t-shirts to give to the college students sponsored by the Sharing Foundation. I met Christina Arnold who told me about her NGO and their work in Cambodia. Click To Play.

22 Must-Read Research Reports for the Nonprofit Sector

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2018 Global NGO Online Technology Report :: Download. Published by the Charities Aid Foundation. Published by the Giving USA Foundation. The 2018 Global NGO Technology Report.

Five Social Media Best Practices for Small NGOs in Developing Countries

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Once your NGO has laid a foundation for online fundraising success by launching a mobile-optimized website, an e-newsletter, and having the ability to accept online donations, your NGO is then ready to use social media to maximize online fundraising and cause awareness.

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3 Fresh Social Ideas For Small NGOs


Laying a foundation for digital marketing success is essential for small non-governmental organizations. Using social media to maximize your NGO’s online fundraising and cause awareness is an art form that needs to be carefully […]. Once that solid base has been established, you can go even further by launching a mobile-optimized website and accepting online donations.

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Spotlight on South Africa: Nonprofit Profiles from SANGONeT

Tech Soup Blog

Peace Parks Foundation was spearheaded by former South African President Nelson Mandela with the mission to protect natural preserves in South Africa and beyond. The SANGOTeCH online technology donation and discount portal is a partnership between SANGONeT/NGO Pulse and TechSoup.

Vietnam and Indonesia Join TechSoup Asia’s Growing Family

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We proudly welcome NGO partners Vietnet-ICT and the Lin Centre in Vietnam, as well as ASEAN Foundation , Kopernik Marketplace , and YCAB Foundation in Indonesia to the TechSoup Global family. Our New NGO Partners in Vietnam. Our New NGO Partners in Indonesia.

Digital Storytelling to Access, Attract and Activate U.S. Donors

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For the sake of simplicity, this post looks only at individual donors, foundations and corporations. Donors Can Be Found Online: Foundation Directory Online by Candid. 3) Foundations / Corporations: Foundation Directory Online. Foundation Maps.

Performance Based Funding Institute to Improve Higher Education


Douglas Zimmerman and Lois Ann Porter traveled to Charlotte, North Carolina to organize the Performance-Based Funding Institute VisionLink produced for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Two weeks ago VisionLink''s W.

Global Report Shares Technology Habits of NGOs Around the World


Public Interest Registry , the nonprofit operator of the.org domain, and Nonprofit Tech for Good recently released the results of the “ 2018 Global NGO Technology Report.”

10 Must-Know Stats About Online Fundraising

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The first “Donate Now” button was released in 1999 by Groundspring, a nonprofit founded by San Francisco-based Tides Foundation , and throughout the early 2000’s young Gen-Xer nonprofit professionals pioneered the use of “Donate Now” buttons.

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10 Website Design Best Practices for Nonprofits

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Your website is the foundation upon which your digital communications and fundraising campaigns are built. According to the 2019 Global NGO Technology Report , 30% of nonprofit, NGO, and charity websites worldwide do not have an SSL Certificate.

Tell Us About Your Nonprofit Technology and Cloud Computing Needs


TechSoup Global wants to learn more about how nonprofits, libraries, foundations and all types of NGOs use traditional and cloud-based technology. Take the survey or share it with others you know.

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