[Cool Infographic Friday] Facebook vs Snapchat

SocialFish

Thanks to DPFOC UK & Ireland for sending this one in. Cool Infographic Friday

How to Develop a Cloud-Based Integrated IT System: ENCLUDE in Ireland

Tech Soup Blog

This is a guest post by Eamon Stack, CEO of ENCLUDE , which is TechSoup's NGO partner organization in Ireland. He has spent much of his career doing front-line community development among deprived communities in Ireland and Latin America, mostly with the Jesuit Order. A few weeks ago, Sylvester (my colleague) and myself developed a cloud computing solution for a charity based in Galway, in the beautiful West of Ireland.

Social entrepreneurs: Charity begins online

AFP Blog

Social entrepreneurs: Charity begins online : "Enter Irish Charity Lab, which social entrepreneur Jean O’Brien set up last year to help charities in Ireland develop skills and strategies for digital communications to support their causes." ''via Blog this

Why you should be celebrating your fundraisers on social media | Voluntary Sector Network | The Guardian

AFP Blog

In this article, we’ll highlight one charity – Cystic Fibrosis Ireland – that is successfully using social media throughout the fundraising process, particularly when stewarding the people who donate or fundraise on their behalf." ''via Blog this

95% of donors cover charities' transaction costs on Blackbaud Heroix | UK Fundraising

AFP Blog

Since the ‘Donor Cover’ option was introduced in Ireland, 95% of people making direct donations have chosen to cover the fees. 95% of donors cover charities'' transaction costs on Blackbaud Heroix | UK Fundraising : Blackbaud’s Heroix online giving platform has started inviting donors to increase their donation to cover the transaction and card fees, ensuring that charities receive 100% of each donation.

Green Technology Summit Heads to Europe (and It's Kind Of a Big Deal) - The TechSoup Blog - Community - TechSoup

AFP Blog

Green Technology Summit Heads to Europe (and It''s Kind Of a Big Deal) - The TechSoup Blog - Community - TechSoup : "The first European International Refurbishers Summit will be October 28 to 31 in Dublin, Ireland. RECOSI is an Ireland-based nonprofit trade association that was founded in early 2014 by Martin Reddy.

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CCNI releases social media guidance for charities - Civil Society - Governance - News - providing news and in-depth coverage of charities, voluntary organisations and not-for-profits

AFP Blog

CCNI releases social media guidance for charities - Civil Society - Governance - News - providing news and in-depth coverage of charities, voluntary organisations and not-for-profits : The Charity Commission for Northern Ireland (CCNI) is providing charities with tips to ensure that their social media use does not break the law or jeopardise reputations.

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

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.

Five Nonprofits Maximizing YouTube’s Nonprofit Program

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Today, however, the program has been expanded to Australia, Canada, Germany, India, Ireland, Italy, and the United Kingdom and it offers some very powerful free tools to nonprofits: Google Wallet donate button.

Five Nonprofits Maximizing YouTube’s Nonprofit Program

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Today, however, the program has been expanded to Australia, Canada, Germany, India, Ireland, Italy, and the United Kingdom and it offers some very powerful free tools to nonprofits: Google Wallet donate button.

Mary Robinson

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

She hit the world stage most notably as Ireland’s first female president, and has continued to campaign for the world’s most vulnerable people, especially women. Thanks to being a Skoll Award winner, I am frequently blessed with the opportunity to hear from the world’s most inspiring leaders. Whether it’s local in California, or at the Skoll World Forum in Oxford, there is a regular chance I will have my mind expanded.

Wild Apricot Blog : Wild Apricot usability review

Wild Apricot Blog

Daily DoGooder: I Can’t Wait to Grow Up

See What's Out There

From Ireland, this video really puts a face on child Change the world, one video at a time.I Can’t Wait to Grow Up | 0:40 WARNING: This video contains very disturbing images of violence toward children. Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children While this video is disturbing, it is also powerful and heart wrenching.

#GivingTuesday Countdown: One Month to Go!

Connection Cafe

Blackbaud is thrilled to be involved in the US, Canada, the UK, Australia, New Zealand and Ireland. It’s one month until #GivingTuesday. Are you ready? GivingTuesday, the official “opening day” of the holiday giving season, is just four short weeks away.

Your Cause Camp 2018 Lineup is Here

NonProfit Hub

Simon has won Fundraising Ireland’s ‘Small Budget, Big Impact’ and ‘Supplier Of The Year’ Awards. He is a TEDx speaker and has previously won the Toastmasters UK & Ireland International Speech Contest. The moment is finally here!

Free Webinar on October 23! Five Reasons Why Your Nonprofit Should Prioritize the Mobile Web in 2014

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Phone numbers are provided for those in the United States and Canada and Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom. Date: Wednesday, October 23, 2013.

The Nonprofit Weekly Roundup: Re-branding, The Truth Behind Selfies, and Lessons on Listening.

Connection Cafe

With help from Simon Scriver of Total Fundraising Ireland, Pamela Grow uncovers some of the biggest barriers standing in your way to sustainable donor love and income. “Tonight, try to sit back and just listen. Don’t do some much of the talking, and see what happens. Just listen.”.

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Summer Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Phone numbers are provided for those in the United States and Canada and Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.

Year-End Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Phone numbers are provided for those in the United States and Canada and Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.

Winter Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Phone numbers are provided for those in the United States and Canada and Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.

Free Webinar on February 27: 10 Online Communications and Fundraising Best Practices for NGOs

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Phone numbers are provided for those in the United States, Canada, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.

22 Must-Circle Nonprofits on Google+

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Habitat for Humanity Ireland. As a follow-up to Google+ Best Practices for Nonprofits and 22 Must-Circle Nonprofit Bloggers and Resources on Google+ , below are 22 nonprofits that are regularly using Google+ effectively to engage and inspire the Google+ community.

A Bookshare Valentine’s Day Love Story

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

By then they were collaborating on projects to add more books appealing to young boys, holiday books, books about Ireland, Scotland and Wales, mysteries, and science fiction. This true story was written by two Bookshare volunteers, Evan Reese and Lissi Deren. She was a proofreader in Ohio who saw a new Welsh name, Evan Reese, on the Bookshare volunteer list. His messages were articulate, optimistic, technically sound, sometimes funny, and always courteous.

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Launching the First Wave of the OF/BY/FOR ALL Change Network

Museum 2.0

How do you build a movement for institutional change? That's the question we've been grappling with as we start the OF/BY/FOR ALL initiative. Our goal is to help civic and cultural institutions become more representative OF, co-created BY, and welcoming FOR their diverse communities.

Fall Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Phone numbers are provided for those in the United States and Canada and Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.

Green Technology Summit Heads to Europe (and It's Kind Of a Big Deal)

Tech Soup Blog

That's why we're so excited that the very first European version of the event is happening in Dublin, Ireland this fall. The first European International Refurbishers Summit will be October 28 to 31 in Dublin, Ireland.

It’s that time of year again- the DoGooder Awards are back!

SocialFish

Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland and Australia. Compelling cause-based video has the ability to advance social change and create real impact.

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Spring Webinar Special for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Phone numbers are provided for those in the United States and Canada and Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.

We will miss Mike Mitchell

FI Space

Mike died last weekend at his home in Ireland. To all those who have followed this blog, FISpace, and the contributions to innovative thinking supported by the American Cancer Society Futuring and Innovation Center, please pause with me a few moments to think kindly of Mike Mitchell. Mike was “the father&# of the Futruing and Innovation Center and all its works. Mike started the FIC in 2002.

Office 365 Brings Remote Staff Together

Tech Soup Blog

Last year, my colleague Eamon Stack of ENCLUDE Ireland (TechSoup Global's partner NGO in Ireland) wrote a great blog post about his experience helping Foundation Nepal overhaul its technology infrastructure.

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TSG2011: Field Report from Day Two of the TechSoup Global Contributors' Summit

Tech Soup Blog

Eamon Stack from Enclude , our partner in Ireland, spoke firsthand about the opportunity of cloud computing to change the ways NGOs work. "To This post was authored by Erica Lorraine Scheidt, Director of Marketing at TechSoup Global.

Quick Hit: Five Great Links

Museum 2.0

Three intrepid blog managers are soliciting contributions from all over the world, and so far, there are posts from Belarus, Canada, Germany, Northern Ireland, Russia, Sweden, Ukraine, and the US. This week, a kitchen sink of inspiring bits.

You are running out of time

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

It actually even started before then, when you ran out of indentured servants from England and Ireland, but luckily, the African slave trade came at just the right time. The whole thing started a very long time ago, when you realized that you were going to lose one of the most important assets you had in building this country so that you could benefit from it.

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You are running out of time

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

It actually even started before then, when you ran out of indentured servants from England and Ireland, but luckily, the African slave trade came at just the right time. The whole thing started a very long time ago, when you realized that you were going to lose one of the most important assets you had in building this country so that you could benefit from it.

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Case Study in Free Agent Fundraising @AbolishCancer

Amy Sample Ward

I had a girl from Ireland agree as my first sponsor in November and we earned 65 new followers. I often talk about individuals when I’m discussing the way social media can be used to support organizations. Because social media may be about networks, communities, and collaboration; but it is only possible because of the dynamic and powerful tools individuals are using. Social networks are built from all the content individuals share.

Haiti Support: Songs, Supplies, and SMS Fundraising Update

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Other charity:water partners in Haiti, Concern Worldwide US , are sending supplies from Ireland and still have a pressing need for donations. helping Haiti -- from the charity: water offices, Monday from charity: water on Vimeo. The natural human urge is to do something to help.

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Make it Rain: Using the Google AdWords Grant to Drive Impact

Tech Soup Blog

If you're doing any geo-targeting or bid adjustment, you'll want to separate campaigns accordingly (for example, a Germany campaign and an Ireland campaign), since AdWords only allows you to adjust geographic targeting and most other settings at the campaign level. Why AdWords?

The 2014 DoGooder Video Awards: Open for Nominations!

NTEN

Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland and Australia. It’s that time of year again- the DoGooder Awards are back! If you made a video in 2013 that had an impact in your community or around the world, we want to see it. Compelling cause-based video has the ability to advance social change and create real impact. If your organization produces creative, inspiring videos, we think you deserve recognition for the work you’re doing – and maybe even some incredible prizes.

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Improve Your Fundraising Approach and Skills at NetSquared Meetups

Tech Soup Blog

Dublin, Ireland: Smart Cities for Good. Fall has arrived, and with it comes fundraising season.

Meet Your Local NetSquared Organizer at #17NTC

Tech Soup Blog

Dublin, Ireland: Techfugees: A Tech Community Response to the Needs of Refugees. NetSquared believes in the power of meeting face to face in physical space.

The #FutureOfBusiness WILL Radically Change Everything As We Know It

SocialFish

The term, “austerity” became the prevailing defence in Europe as economies like Ireland and Greece and were forced into a period of rationalization – one they didn’t see coming, hence were unprepared for.

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A Community-Driven Approach to Program Design

Museum 2.0

How do you develop programs that are responsive to your community in a meaningful way? How do you find out what's important to different communities, and how do you change your plans based on their needs?

December 2008: Most Popular Cause-Related Search Terms

Social Actions

ireland (2). Social Actions is committed to making freely available the statistics we generate on the flows of philanthropic activity. One indicator of popular action areas is the search terms that people use to find opportunities to make a difference. Below are the most popular search terms for December 2008. I have included all terms that were submitted to our search engine two or more times.