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#1MilliForJadudi: A Crowdfunding Campaign in Kenya to help Cancer Patient

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In 2010, I had an opportunity to do a Networked Nonprofit workshop in Kenya. It also got picked up by the mainstream media in Kenya.

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Rockstar Nairobi Social Entrepreneur

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She’s an incredible social entrepreneur I just visited with in Nairobi, Kenya. The doctors in Kenya struggled with a diagnosis.

My Triple Ripple of Kindness: Helping Women in San Jose and Kenya

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I used my $100 check to purchase beautiful ceramic beaded necklaces from Kazuri in Kenya. The idea is simple. Email, the status update.

Geek teams on two continents write poverty-breaking apps for Kenya | Reuters

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Geek teams on two continents write poverty-breaking apps for Kenya | Reuters : "The Nov. 20-22 Poverty Hackathon will be the first international development-focused virtual hackathon - taking place on two continents simultaneously, the organizers say. via Blog this

The Networked Nonprofit in Kenya

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Ushahidi Board Meeting at iHub in Kenya. The Networked Nonprofit In Kenya. All in all, I loved my time in Kenya. Book Giveaways.

TechSoup Japan and Kenya Launch!

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TechSoup Kenya is a collaborative effort by SANGONeT/NGO Pulse and Arid Lands Information Network (ALIN). TechSoup). Good people, good times.

Breaking News, Kenya, Africa, Politics, Business, Sports, Blogs, Photos, Videos - Kenyan mapping tool helps Haiti quake victims

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Inaugural Text Messaging Competition Selects Non-Profit Winners From Kenya, Uganda, Mexico and Azerbaijan

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Inaugural Text Messaging Competition Selects Non-Profit Winners From Kenya, Uganda, Mexico and Azerbaijan: "The inaugural nGOmobile competition ran for three months from October 2007, and was aimed exclusively at grassroots non-profit Non Governmental Organisations (NGOs) working for positive social and environmental change.

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Racing Through the Sahara for South African NGOs

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Fundraising TechSoup SANGONet NGO South Arica TechSoup Egypt TechSoup Kenya nongovernmental organizationsPhoto: SANGONet's No Pain No Gain.

Alison Lowndes: Helping to care for children in Kenya

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She caught my attention because she founded an organization that works with orphaned and disabled children in Kenya. Trade not Aid !"

Bloggers Covering the World Social Forum in Nairobi, Kenya

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An estimated 80,000-150,000 people from all over the world will be attending the 2007 World Social Forum in Nairobi, Kenya January 20-25th. This year's theme is, ""People's Struggles, People's Alternatives - Another World is Possible." This is the first time it has been held in Africa. Hopefully there will be good coverage by bloggers.

Kipp and Philip of the Social Development Network in east Africa

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I've just ended an exciting three week long Africa trip to Kenya, Tanzania and Ghana. One of my very first meetings in Nairobi, Kenya, was with John Kipchumbah (Kipp) and Philip Thigo of the Innovation Program of the Social Development Network. They are also planning on tracking next year's elections in Kenya.

Women Ingenuity is Powering Solutions for the Digital Divide

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With ingenuity and resourcefulness, women are coding new strategies to bring more women online and empower them. There’s Olutosin in Lagos, Nigeria.

Bookshare around the world

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One of our partners is in Kenya, and I recently was sent their holiday party pictures. Bookshare is doing great.

NGO Bringing Internet Service To Developing World

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In places like rural Africa, reliable internet service is hard to come by. Blog Tech cloud cloud technology npCloud npTech

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Join Our 24-Hour Round-the-World Twitter Chat

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KENYA. LUSAKA, KENYA. Tools are easier than ever to get and learn how to use, which has driven the rise of citizen journalism. 3 p.m.

The Evolution of Peer-to-Peer Fundraising and the Rise of DIY

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I unearthed and—tongue in cheek—scientifically assessed the periods of P2P’s evolution. The Early Days. Jude Heroes) and. Targeted interest group (e.g.

New Ideas at TED2014

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He now lives in rural Kenya working on eye care. Andrew’s focus is on curing blindness: 80% of the people he sees in rural Kenya can have their blindness reversed. I explained Benetech’s efforts to grow the impact of our Bookshare library globally, specifically discussing partnerships with groups in India and Kenya.

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Get Email on Your Domain with Hands-On Office 365 Workshops

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Nakuru, Kenya , November 4 with Mary Antonina. Malaba, Kenya , November 5 with David Wanga. Are you still using a Gmail, Yahoo!,

M-Pesa is our hippo!

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we get to hear the story of a cell phone banking service that gives the poor effective banking services in Kenya when the country's banks have declined to serve them. And, Kenya is not the only country to discover this opportunity. Technology really is becoming an incredible tool for empowering the poor. In M-Pesa is our hippo!

Blackbaud Headed to SXSWi 2011

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Blackbaud @ SXSW 2011. It’s that time again. South by South West Interactive 2011 is upon us. Here’s the detail … ?Title: You coming?

Women Who Tech Around the World

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Next we heard from Dr. Wanjiru Kamau-Rutenberg is Founder and Executive Director of Akili Dada and based in Kenya. Conferences

Start Your September with New Tech Skills

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Busia, Kenya: Net2 Kenya Subregional Conferences — Kisumu Busia and Kakamega. Prefer to go at your own pace? Join us! spanhidden.

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Build Your Storymaking Skills with Free Events and Webinars

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Kisumu, Kenya: Storymakers 2016 — Kisumu. Kakamega, Kenya: Storymakers 2016 — Kakamega. Kenya. Thursday, March 31.

12 Early Adopters of the.NGO and.ONG Domains

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Kenya. Think about that for a second or two. That said, below is a list of early adopters using the new.NGO and.ONG domains. Australia. India.

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Creating Your Generosity Plan: Kathy LeMay, Raising Change

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You can connect with Kenya through CD Baby, Source Consulting Group , and Facebook. " 'Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.'

Philanthropy and Social Media: New Whitepaper from The Institute for Philanthropy

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Download the full white paper or share it using this link: [link] Below are notes from my remarks. The internet is not new. And so on.

Getting Social with Your Local Nonprofit Tech Community

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Busia, Kenya: Stop Cyberbullying Day SCD 2016. Busia, Kenya: Building for the Future with Appmakers — Mozilla and NetSquared Kenya.

Get Fundraising Tips at a NetSquared Community Event

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So far we've scheduled events in Kenya and Uganda, and will be adding more cities throughout the fall. Feeling overwhelmed? and the globe.

Deanna Zandt: Share This! How You Will Change the World with Social Networking

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Connect with Kenya through CD Baby and Source Consulting Group. It continued on the same trajectory. It didn't actually help it all that much.

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Social Media, Networking, and African Women’s Leadership Training in Rwanda

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I had an opportunity to meet Ms Kathambi Kinoti from the Young Women’s Leadership Institute in Kenya. Needless to say, I learned a lot!

Raising Diapers with Social Media: Help a Mother Out Co-Founder, Lisa Truong

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Music: "Mango Delight," by Kenya Masala. Connect with Kenya through CD Baby and Source Consulting Group. Tweet

Samaschool Uses Tech to Empower Low-Income People

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For some of our other neighbors in the SoMA district, it has been anything but quiet, with the loudest sound coming from that of the gavel. spanhidde

Nonprofit Technology Celebrates International Women's Day

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Janet Mawlyoo , executive director, Kenya Community Development Foundation. Full disclosure. I just want to mention a few of them. Progress.

Story-Led Change: A Photojournalist’s Thoughts on the Power of Storytelling

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An early trip to Kenya with World Vision to photograph their hunger relief efforts really cemented my conviction in this work. Here are some highlights from our conversation: Q: Tell us a little about the work you do. How did you become connected with the organizations that you work with today? The short answer is I’m a photojournalist.

Nonprofits Who are Making A Difference Through Play

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Note from Beth: I’ve been a fan of the Games for Change Festival since I first attended in 2006. You can register here. In Education. In Health.

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Ushahidi Wins MacArthur Award: Changing the World One Map at a Time

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In early 2008, villages and cities across Kenya were ravaged with violence following the disputed re-election of the sitting Kenyan president.

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Top rated charity opens up its real-time data - Humanosphere

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Top rated charity opens up its real-time data - Humanosphere : "The charity that allows people to make a direct donation to a person living in Kenya just got a whole lot more transparent. GiveDirectly unveiled a new website with live data showing how it is performing on a host of measures.

The Power of Curation

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A woman in Kenya (replete with name and photo) who could use your $50 to start a corner store. Flickr by Leo Reynolds. Paula Goldman.

Announcing… 31 New Favorite Nonprofits for 2013!

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Each January Nonprofit Tech 2.0 selects 31 new “ Favorite Nonprofits ” to be featured in the Nonprofit Tech 2.0 banner. FINCA :: @ FINCA.

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