The Networked NGO in Pakistan

Beth Kanter

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. Last week, I had the pleasure of working with a group of Population and Reproductive Health grantees from Pakistan on a peer learning group called “ The Networked NGO ,” based on the ideas in my book, The Networked Nonprofit. The four-day intensive face-to-face training was for senior level staff and their social media staffers.

The Networked NGO in India

Beth Kanter

This was the launch of a peer learning group called “ The Networked NGO ,” based on the ideas in my book, The Networked Nonprofit. The four-day intensive face-to-face training was for senior level staff and their social media staffers. 100% of participants implement an action learning project that uses measurement to help improve their practice, share insights with peers, and identify opportunities to amplify each other’s voices through social media.

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Mobile, Voice-Operated Everything, and Security, Oh My! Top Nonprofit Tech for 2016

Tech Soup Blog

Here's our look at the most interesting and fun things that happened in nonprofit technology this year. Voice-Operated Everything. We're now talking to our mobile devices with Apple's Siri , OK Google , Samsung S Voice , and Microsoft Cortana. We can talk to our cars with voice command systems like the Ford SYNC. The migrant humanitarian crisis has been rocking governments and dominating NGO humanitarian work for the last two years.

Storymakers 2016 Winners

Tech Soup Blog

Best Use of Humor — The World Is Fun: Do 1 Thing. The nonprofit The World is Fun shows us a great option: make volunteering fun and easy. Then, it uses humor in its video, The World Is Fun: Do 1 Thing, to demonstrate it. This is storytelling at its most sophisticated as we see animations and voices come to life. First, we want to thank every nonprofit and NGO who submitted. The Storymakers 2016 campaign surpassed all of our expectations.

NetCentric Advocacy: Death of Environmentalism: Green Group: Lakoff: Fun for the Whole Crazy Family

Network-Centric Advocacy

» April 13, 2005 Death of Environmentalism: Green Group: Lakoff: Fun for the Whole Crazy Family In a high profile game of "he said, they said" a huge mess of fragile egos are being stepped on all over the place in the environmental movement. The survival of the mega-NGO has become a blood sport (see reactions to questions of authority) and well leadership is what it is. it is not fun to look at. The network needs to spew forth a voice we can loosely jump behind.

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Basic Blogging for Women-REVISED

Have Fun - Do Good

Rose Aguilar from Bay Area Business Woman interviewed me recently for an article entitled, "Women's Voices Boom in the Blogosphere." Britt Bravo, MA, write for three blogs: her personal blog, Have Fun * Do Good , the NetSquared blog , where she is the Community Builder, and for BlogHer , where she is a Nonprofit and NGO Contributing Editor.

Network-Centric & Alinsky

Network-Centric Advocacy

I look at "the rules", the network culture, the most modern warfare strategy and the traditional gurus that struggle to create our modern movement of NGO's and I can not yet make them meet. How do we best help the powerless and pissed be creative find power and voice to demand change. This is about youtube ridicule that is fun and viral. Staying power of fun campaigns.The connections between old and new strategy are there. Network Rules for Radicals.

36 Useful Apps & Online Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

WeVideo is an easy-to-use, cloud-based video editing platform with an advanced suite of creative tools such as animation, color keying, voice over, and clip transformation. For nonprofit social media managers that work internationally, Dulingo’s design and gamification make it fun to learn the basics of a new language. The 2016 Global NGO Online Technology Report. The number of low-cost or free apps and online tools available to nonprofits today is astounding.

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82 Free or Low-Cost Online Tools & Mobile Apps for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

WeVideo is an easy-to-use, cloud-based video editing platform with an advanced suite of creative tools such as animation, color keying, voice over, and clip transformation. For nonprofit social media managers that work internationally, Dulingo’s design and gamification make it fun to learn the basics of a new language. Global NGO Technology Report :: techreport.ngo. The 2018 Global NGO Technology Report.

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106 Free or Low-Cost Online Tools and Resources for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For nonprofit social media managers that work internationally, Dulingo’s design and gamification make it fun to learn the basics of a new language. Trello is a collaborative project management tool that provides boards, lists, and cards enable you to organize and prioritize your projects in a fun, flexible and rewarding way. Global NGO Technology Report :: techreport.ngo. The internet is loaded with amazing free or low-cost tools and resources!

Women's Earth Alliance: Co-Directors Melinda Kramer and Amira Diamond

Have Fun - Do Good

I saw the potential, at the grassroots level, of the local leaders, many of whom were women who were running various campaigns and health programs and educational programs that didn't have a chance to have their voices heard, and to design their future. You both know I have a blog called Have Fun Do Good. It looks like you're both having fun and doing good. How are you having fun and doing good? "To us, it's really about collaboration.

[VIDEO] Emerging Trends in Nonprofit Social Media Marketing

Bloomerang

We’ll talk about shiny new tools, and we’ll talk about all the fun things, and there’s going to be mentions of TikTok, and Twitch, and live streaming. It’s actually really, really fun. It’s super fun. The other piece of this is have fun.

Solutionary Women: Brande Jackson

Have Fun - Do Good

And hopefully, at the end of the day, we’re helping them realize their ability to positively impact the world around them – that it doesn’t take much, that you don’t have to call yourself an activist or whatever, but that you do have a stake in this world, your voice is powerful and can be easily used. I also love the travel part of my work when we are on tour; I’m a natural travel rat, I kinda need to be in constant motion, so that’s fun.

Is Direct Mail Dying or Dead? Hogwash! - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

6) Social networking is fun – no doubt about it. While direct mail may be declining in some markets since its heyday in the 90s it is still an effective form of direct communication to raise funds and the NGO brand. I think it is wonderful that Mal Warwick continues to be the voice of traditional direct mail.

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