The Huddle Perpetual License

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According to our 2012 NGO Global Cloud Survey , collaboration is already one of the top ten current uses for cloud-based software among charities. I used it to project manage our recent global NGO cloud survey. What Is a Perpetual License? " If you already have a Huddle donation from TechSoup, you're now automatically included in the perpetual license. You also now have a perpetual license agreement.

Enabling a Participatory Culture using Creative Commons Licenses

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Note from Beth: Lately, a question on my mind is whether or not the concept of Networked Nonprofits is a global one as I’ve had the opportunity to share some of the ideas beyond the US borders in Kenya and UK. I think Pratham Books , an NGO in India, is a networked nonprofit.

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Great reads from around the web on March 30th

Amy Sample Ward

Recognizing the significant role of NGOs as influential agents of change on a global scale, The Global Journal has sought to move beyond outdated clichés and narrow conceptions about what an NGO is and does.

NetCentric Advocacy: NGO-in-a-box project - TTC: Mobile Advocacy Toolkit Working Meeting wiki

Network-Centric Advocacy

Home Green Media Toolshed Profile Twitter Shared Links Subscribe Archives « Identity Woman » She’s Geeky: An Women’s Tech (un)conference | Main | Google Presentations: Tell a Story Together: Network Presentations » September 20, 2007 NGO-in-a-box project - TTC: Mobile Advocacy Toolkit Working Meeting wiki TacticalTech is doing some interesting work worth keeping an eye on. Link: NGO-in-a-box project - TTC: Mobile Advocacy Toolkit Working Meeting wiki.

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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

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

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Pipes (1) Mobile , nptech New report on wireless technology for nonprofits released 04.29.08 | 3402 5 Comments [link] New+report+on+wireless+technology+for+nonprofits+released 2008-04-29+18%3A01%3A10 Allan+Benamer A new report called Wireless Technology for Social Change: Trends in NGO Mobile Use , was released today by the United Nations Foundation and The Vodafone Group Foundation. Back to Top ↑ This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0

The Davos Blur

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

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. The Davos scene is nonstop: it starts with breakfast meetings at 8 am and ends typically after midnight.

Office 365 Brings Remote Staff Together

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This week on the Microsoft Citizenship blog , there's an interesting profile of Concern Worldwide , an NGO that fights poverty in 25 of the poorest countries in the world. Photo: Leo Reynolds , CC license

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Love to Learn Tech Tips in Person? NetSquared Is for You!

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Our chapter leaders believe that we can bridge the digital divide by giving every NGO the tools and skills to accomplish its mission efficiently and effectively. Victoria, British Columbia: NGO Ho Ho: A Holiday Party for Victoria's Nonprofits.

Doctors without Borders Podcast Creates Connection

Have Fun - Do Good

Foundations need to see nonprofits and NGO's having a podcast or blog, in addition to traditional communication tools, as part of the nonprofit or NGO's mission. license.

WORTH Trust Solves Tech Woes to Help More Kids in India

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Within a few days, WORTH was able to acquire genuine licenses for its computers and email servers. Through software donations, NASSCOM aims to bring in efficiency and other benefits that technology can provide to the Indian NGO sector. Arjun was born partially blind.

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NetSquared's November Community Events for Nonprofit Techies

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Get social at an NGO Ho Ho in Vancouver and Victoria or join Pittsburgh's Bagels & Bytes for its annual party. Victoria, British Columbia: NGO Ho Ho: A Holiday Party for Victoria's Nonprofits. Image Name: Author / License.

NetSquared's November Community Events for Nonprofit Techies

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Get social at an NGO Ho Ho in Vancouver and Victoria or join Pittsburgh's Bagels & Bytes for its annual party. Victoria, British Columbia: NGO Ho Ho: A Holiday Party for Victoria's Nonprofits. Image Name: Author / License.

How Trickle Up Animated Their Nonprofit Story

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The international organization received donated licenses of the Microsoft Office suite through our partner TechSoup. For more on resources Microsoft provides to nonprofits around the world, visit: www.microsoft.com/ngo. (Please visit the site to view this video).

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Youth Programs Benefit from Microsoft Donations

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How One NGO Serves 70,000 Children. This is an NGO that is relies heavily on good communication and effective project management. Through TechSoup Japan, KnK received a donation of 15 Microsoft Office 2007 licenses and Adobe Creative Suite Design Premium.

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QuickBooks Helps BITS Serve Struggling Youth

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Veronika never really thought that she would wind up at an NGO; she had a vision of working in a skyscraper for a Fortune 500 company. " She requested the one user license version of QuickBooks and began using the product herself.

MPower Open keeps moving forward

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

This is what I said (in what I think is my first quote for a press release): By adopting a well-regarded license, joining the SourceForge platform, and launching its community, MPower is making great strides in creating an open source community around its application,” said Michelle Murrain, Principal, MetaCentric Technology Advising, and Coordinator, Nonprofit Open Source Initiative (NOSI). “I

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QuickBooks Helps BITS Serve At-Risk Youth

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Veronika never really thought that she would wind up at an NGO; she had a vision of working in a skyscraper for a Fortune 500 company. " She requested the one user license version of QuickBooks and began using the product herself.

Nonprofit Technology News: The Demise of Facebook Causes and Cloud Storage for Charities

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The charity pricing on it is is free for up to ten licenses with as much as a 75% discount per seat above that. The centerpiece of the philanthropic project is a cloud networking solution that’s free (forever) to 501(c)(3) organizations that need ten licenses or fewer.

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Technology, Data, and Indian Nonprofits: Enabling Philanthropy

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Our presence on the GuideStar India and a social networking site has helped us to get an industry donor looking for a small NGO. It is a phenomenal long-term value from GuideStar India to a small NGO like ours within a few months."

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E-Mediat: Networked Capacity Building in the Middle East

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The E-Mediat Implementation Partners at SF Planning Meeting. Last week, I participated in three very intense days of project, curriculum, and online community planning for a new project, E-Mediat , a multi-stakeholder capacity building project for NGOS and Social Media in the Middle East.

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Your #NPtech Community Calendar for July

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Victoria, British Columbia: NGO Summer Social. IMAGE ATTRIBUTION GUIDELINES Image Name: Author / License. Have you ever thought about hosting nonprofit technology events in your community? You should, because it's awesome fun.

Is There a Community of #Tech4Good Activists Waiting for You?

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Peterborough, Ontario: Domains, Branding, and Identity — NGO,CA,ORG, and more. IMAGE ATTRIBUTION GUIDELINES Image Name: Author / License. TechSoup's NetSquared community of Tech4Good meetups is growing!

Building the Tech Capacity of Nonprofits Everywhere with TechSoup's NetSquared Events

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Victoria, British Columbia: NGO Ho Ho: A Holiday Party for Victoria's Nonprofits. IMAGE ATTRIBUTION GUIDELINES Image Name: Author / License.

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Nonprofit Technology News: 2013 Year in Review

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It’s a new licensing arrangement in which Adobe products users download the software as they have in the past and use it on PCs, but licensing is on a monthly per-user fee basis.

Get Help in Telling the Story of Your Nonprofit's Impact

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Port Harcourt, Nigeria: Learn How Your NGO Can Use Adobe Spark and Other Storytelling Tools. IMAGE ATTRIBUTION GUIDELINES Image Name: Author / License. TechSoup's annual Storymakers campaign launches September 5.

A NetSquared Happy Holidays

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Taipei, Taiwan: 民眾、社群與 NGO 的協作:飲水地. IMAGE ATTRIBUTION GUIDELINES Image Name: Author / License. NetSquared holds free or low-cost educational events for people and organizations who want to learn more about using technology for social good. Our events are powered by a global network of volunteers dedicated to building strong, self-sufficient, local communities of nonprofit technology practitioners.

Flickr and Nonprofits

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Inspired by Marnie's musings, Deborah Finn suggests that flickr is great source of highly quality nonprofit stock images, although suggests understanding how flickr creative common licenses work before plunking photos into a powerpoint. Tharum , who works for a a Cambodian NGO, recently wrote about how flickr helps more people learn about Cambodia. Marnie Webb asks a great question: Wonder what flickr has to do with nonprofits?

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Gavin's Digital Diner

Moreover, a single user license is relatively affordable at $199. The server license is $6K and that’s without any client licenses. Client licenses are $313 each. Digital Diner Gavin Clabaugh's irregular blog on irregular things.

Supporting Nonprofit Tech Educators Across the Globe

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Victoria, British Columbia: NGO Ho Ho: A Holiday Party for Victoria's Nonprofits. IMAGE ATTRIBUTION GUIDELINES Image Name: Author / License. Here's your monthly roundup of free in-person #Tech4Good events.

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Are You Serving Youth in Your Community? Think You Could Use a Free Tablet?

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Want to know more about how one Philadelphia-based NGO was able to use their TechSoup donation to help homeless teens develop valuable life skills? Are you… Helping youth develop lifelong skills? A TechSoup customer? Interested in winning this tablet?

NpTech Tag Summary: Highlights from the NpDev and More

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

There's an interesting idea for "emergency NGO in a box" in the notes about Disaster Management and Humanitarian Assistance Tools and an interview with Gregg Swanson of HumiNet by Britt Bravo from the Summit.

Social Networking for non-profits | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

They also license and private brand for organizations that want to have their own private copy of the site. James said: Funny you should mention Ning because we were about to use it when I stumbled upon Barnraiser.net; a service for social entrepreneurs – [link] … We’re going with that because we are an NGO as well. Back to Top ↑ This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0

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Pro-Tibet Non-Profit Under Cyber-Attack | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

I find this a bit of an affront to me as a human being to see this kind of nasty political trick played on an NGO. Back to Top ↑ This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0

Another social network for activism on the horizon… | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

And you can sense some reasons for that disaffection from the NGO attitude that Suzannah describes. Back to Top ↑ This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0