Real-Time Web Social Action Events: Blurring the Offline/Online Distinction?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

My guess is as we enter 2010, might we see the invention of Real Time Web fundraising events As more nonprofit explore the possibilities of location-based social networks and fundraising , the distinctions between online/offline fundraising will melt away. It's real time and location based social networks are also impacting advocacy. The Facebook community has thrown their weight behind the Maldives President by leaving comments on his Facebook page.

Blog Action Day 2010: Water

Amy Sample Ward

Hulhumale Maldives. We’ve taken hundreds of local cafes and bound them together into a network that lets those who want water find those willing to provide it. TapIt water bottle refilling network was founded in 2008 to give New Yorkers free access to clean sustainable water on the go. Our small team is committed to making the TapIt network a reality across the U.S. More people have access to a cell phone than to a toilet. Today, 2.5

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