39 Social Media Stats from the 2019 Global NGO Technology Report

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Now its fourth edition, the 2019 Global NGO Technology Report has over 1,000 useful statistics for NGOs, NPOs, and charities worldwide. 29) 30% of NGOs share to their Instagram Profile less than once weekly, 24% share once weekly, 21% share every other day, 17% share once daily, and 8% share twice or more daily. 32) 29% have an organizational policy that encourages staff to use their personal LinkedIn Profiles during work hours.

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TechSoup Local Impact Map Profile: Nonprofits Back to School — In Brazil

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Education is a major focus for nonprofits and NGOs, accounting for 9% of NGO activity worldwide. NGO nonprofit schools libraryorg technology consultants Local impact map Brazil education microsoft nonprofits NGOs foundation technology training for youth libraries youthorg digital divide foundationsNow that TechSoup’s Local Impact Map has officially launched , let's discover one of great new organizations featured there.

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TechSoup Local Impact Map Profile: Nonprofits Back to School — In Brazil

Tech Soup Blog

Education is a major focus for nonprofits and NGOs, accounting for 9% of NGO activity worldwide. Digital Divide Microsoft library libraries nonprofits brazil nonprofit NGO foundations schools NGOs education foundation Local impact map technology consultants technology training for youthNow that TechSoup’s Local Impact Map has officially launched , let's discover one of great new organizations featured there.

Reflections: Social Media and NGO/CSR Workshop in India

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Workshop Ngo Feb 13 View more presentations from Beth Kanter. Finally, I taught two social media strategy workshops for NGO and CSR practitioners before having two days to get a taste of India and then a 24 hour journey home. . You can find my materials and slides on the workshop wiki - CSR and NGO workshops, but always like to do a reflective wrap up post. I was lucky enough to discover @ gauravonomics work in translating these profiles to an audience in India.

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Spotlight on South Africa: Nonprofit Profiles from SANGONeT

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup's partner in Africa, SANGONeT , has compiled case studies and profiles of the South African nonprofits and charities they serve. Published on SANGONeT's content portal, NGOPulse, the organizations profiled range from education, social outreach, poverty relief, environment, and more. The SANGOTeCH online technology donation and discount portal is a partnership between SANGONeT/NGO Pulse and TechSoup.

Hopes for the Dot-NGO Designation - NPQ - Nonprofit Quarterly

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Hopes for the Dot-NGO Designation - NPQ - Nonprofit Quarterly : Public Interest Registry, the American domain regulator responsible for the top-level.org domain suffix, is offering Australian nonprofits the chance to switch to an.ngo or.ong domain in October. In addition to the distinctive.ngo, users will be listed in Public Interest Registry’s global NGO directory, and have access to a robust community portal.

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82 Fundraising and Social Media Stats for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

63% of nonprofits worldwide regularly send email updates and fundraising appeals ( Global NGO Technology Report ). 15% of nonprofits worldwide regularly send text messages to donors and supporters ( Global NGO Technology Report ). Large have 22,299 ( Global NGO Technology Report ). 33% of nonprofits worldwide using a peer-to-peer fundraising platform ( Global NGO Technology Report ). 34% of nonprofits worldwide have paid for social ads ( Global NGO Technology Report ).

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In conversation: Using data to deepen understanding

Candid

The David and Lucile Packard Foundation is making a bold and public move to use Candid’s GuideStar profile and demographic survey to track data from grant applicants and recipients. based grantees to create and/or update their Candid profile, including the demographic data section.

10 LinkedIn Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

In the last few years, Microsoft has rebuilt LinkedIn working out many of the kinks and bugs that made it frustrating to use, and has launched a suite of new tools and functionality for LinkedIn Pages , Profiles , and Groups. LinkedIn Profiles.

International Directory of Verified NGOs Launching Early 2015

Nonprofit Tech for Good

While many international NGO online directories do exist, the ability for international NGOs worldwide to accept online donations through the soon-to-be-launched .NGO NGO Global Directory is a unique service – especially for smaller NGOs from underserved regions. NGO Global Directory will be launched in conjunction with the release of the new.NGO and.ONG domains. ONG Profile Includes: 1.

16 Must-Know Stats About Online Fundraising and Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Source: Global NGO Online Technology Report. 83% have a Twitter Profile. Source: Global NGO Online Technology Report. The 2016 Global NGO Online Technology Report. A collaborative research project by the Public Interest Registry and Nonprofit Tech for Good, the 2016 Global NGO Online Technology Report is based upon the survey results of 2,780 NGOs from Africa, Asia, Australia & Oceania, Europe, North America, and South America.

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11 Must-Know Stats About How NGOs Worldwide Use Internet Technology

Nonprofit Tech for Good

A collaborative research project by the Public Interest Registry and Nonprofit Tech for Good, the 2016 Global NGO Online Technology Report is an inaugural effort to gain a better understanding of how non-governmental organizations (NGOs) worldwide use online technology to communicate with their supporters and donors. 83% have a Twitter Profile. 40% have an Instagram Profile. The 2016 Global NGO Online Technology Report.

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Top 5 Social Media Best Practices for #GivingTuesday

Nonprofit Tech for Good

To tap this potential, your NGO, nonprofit, or charity needs to activate its social media presence before, during, and after #GivingTuesday to help build the movement and, in the process, raise awareness and funds for your organization and mission. In the weeks leading up #GivingTuesday, email your ambassadors and ask them to update their social media profiles. If you work at a NGO, nonprofit, or charity, please volunteer 4-7 minutes of your time to take the survey.

27 Stats About How NGOs Worldwide Use Online Technology and Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Based on data gleaned from the 2017 Global NGO Online Technology Report , below are 27 stats about how NGOs worldwide are using online technology. 72% have a Twitter Profile. 39% have an Instagram Profile. Webinar Slides: Presented 2/2/17 to 1,600+ NGO staff. Within the report you can view the same data broken out by continent. For this year’s report, 4,908 NGOs participated.

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How to Create a Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Campaign on Facebook

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Facebook is likely working on expanding their fundraising tools to the United Kingdom and Canada where other such databases exist and eventually (hopefully, finally) a similar database will exist on a global scale (perhaps the BRIDGE Registry or the OnGood Global NGO Directory ). If you have a staff person willing to use their personal profile, then your fundraisers would appreciate the acknowledgement.

15 Lessons Learned from Donating Online to 32 Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Preliminary results from the 2015 NGO Global Technology Survey reveal that social media is increasingly a primary source of online giving inspiration, but social media calls-to-follow were rarely integrated into the donation and “Thank you” process, and if they were, they were visually underwhelming.

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What Your Nonprofit Needs to Know About the New BRIDGE Numbers

Nonprofit Tech for Good

GuideStar assigns a BRIDGE Number to all organizations with a GuideStar Nonprofit Profile. Organizations without a BRIDGE Number can have one automatically issued to them when they claim or update their profile. The 2016 Global NGO Online Technology Report. The research is unprecedented and provides valuable insight into the global NGO sector and its use of online technology.

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10 Signs Your Small Nonprofit Excels at Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Small nonprofits can barely invest the time it takes to manage a Facebook Page and Twitter Profile. Not all, but most small nonprofits should have a Twitter Profile and should be tweeting or retweeting a minimum of once a day. Odds are your nonprofit has a LinkedIn Page and it is featured on the LinkedIn Profiles of every person who has added your nonprofit as work or volunteer experience. The 2016 Global NGO Online Technology Report.

The Social Web is Not Flat

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

In less than 24 hours, I will be boarding a plane bound for Mumbai to present at the NASSCOM conference called NASSCOM India Leadership where I'll be on a panel on NGO and Social Media as well as lead a discussion at an unconference on whether CEO/Executive Director's should use social media. I've been obsessing about the " People " cards which are based on Forrester's Social TechnoGraphics profiles. Tell them to ignore the numbers, but focus on the profiles?

10 Random, But Useful Online Communications Tips for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

To date, Nonprofit Tech for Good has trained 49,000 nonprofit, charity, and NGO staff worldwide on how to succeed in online communications and fundraising. Some subscribers to your email list will visit your nonprofit’s Twitter Profile or Facebook Page to retweet or share a story or call-to-action that is featured in your e-newsletter or fundraising appeal. 8) Allow staff to link to their LinkedIn Profiles in their online bios on your website.

Solutionary Women

Have Fun - Do Good

I've started a new weekly feature on Blogher this week called Solutionary Women where I write short profiles of women leaders and visionaries who work for nonprofits and NGOs. If you have women you would like to suggest that I profile/interview, please email me at britt at brittbravo dot com with their name, organization and contact info. women solution nonprofit NGO

Office 365 Brings Remote Staff Together

Tech Soup Blog

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. The profile shows how Concern uses Office 365 to connect its office staff and field workers. 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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Rwanda and Twitter

Beth Kanter

The participating NGOs include Women’s Leadership NGOs from Ethiopia I’ll be co-training with Kalyani Menon-Sen, a feminist activist, researcher and adult educator based in Delhi, India to deliver sessions on the Networked NGO, networks, and networking with social media. While I was not able to find the First Lady Mrs. Jeannette Kagame on Twitter (if anyone does know her account, please share in the comments), I discovered that her NGO, Imbuto Foundation , was on Twitter.

New Blog: Forum One Field Notes

Forum One

It increases the profile of the organization's experts, makes their work more accessible, and creates a stream of fresh, unique, and interesting content ripe for dissemination. The organization is an NGO that provides heath care, education classes, eco-tourism training, and legal counseling to the underserved community. We're always haranguing our client organizations to set up blogs to collect "field notes.".

What Is Your Net2Local Group Cooking Up?

Tech Soup Blog

We profiled Adelaide’s Net2Local organizer Ben Teoh to learn why Connecting Up hosts a Net2Local group. Matt Jung and NGO 2.0 Recipe. Add : Community management, big data, mobile apps or social media… Mix in : hackathons, social media surgeries, workshops, panel discussions or social minglers… Our amazing volunteers have put together a delicious menu of events for you this month. But you can only taste them if you show up!

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Ten Years of Learning -- ?Audience, Audience, Audience?

Forum One

This time I was reminded in a general discussion amongst over 50 NGO managers and policy makers at a learning forum convened by the Global Water Challenge. but the relatively common mistake is to fall in between, rolling out tools with neither detailed audience profiling nor by monitoring and adjusting along the way.

International Human Rights Day 2011

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

I’m proud to report here that, at the request of the Attorney General of Guatemala, our team has prepared statistical analysis to inform the prosecutions of these high-profile officials. First, in partnership with Colombian NGO Corporación Punto de Vista, we assessed a methodology for studying conflict-related sexual violence in the country.

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

Network-Centric Advocacy

Home Green Media Toolshed Profile Twitter Shared Links Subscribe Archives « Data Rich Control vs. Network Organizing | Main | News Is. » 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. NetCentric Advocacy Advocacy Strategy for the Age of Connectivity.

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What's So Scary about Cloud Security?

Tech Soup Blog

"Yes, there will be high profile mistakes, but tell me there haven’t been virus infestations and data breaches within hundreds, if not thousands of small not-for-profits. TechSoup Global has conducted our own international NGO cloud survey across 88 countries and the results will be out in the early fall. Keeping your critical data on an online cloud service has sparked ongoing debate in the nonprofit sector, not just in the U.S., but all over the world.

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Social Networking and Social Change

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

There is a very thoughtful post on the NTEN Blog called " Social Networking and Social Change " from Dan McQuillan, Amnesty It's hardly a surprise that large NGO's are starting to experiment with social networks, given the sheer numbers of people using them and their high media profile.

What I Learned In London at the Future of Social Conference

Beth Kanter

I also facilitated several workshops for London-based nonprofit CEOs and communications directors on developing a strategy for their leadership profiles on social and internal champions (board, staff, and volunteers). One of the examples was from an Indian NGO “ Clothes Box Foundation ” that collects donations of clothing for those living in poverty. Photo by Social Misfits.

Cheap and Cheerful Audience Analysis for Nonprofits

Beth Kanter

When I ask an NGO “who are you trying to engage with?”, Write a short profile of a few of your target audience members. Flickr Photo by Matthew Field. Note from Beth: One of the most common questions I get at workshops or webinars is, “Should our organization be on XYZ social or mobile platform?” ” My answer is: ”Don’t ask me, ask your audience.”

Attention Data Nerds: Nonprofits Miss Out on the Power of LinkedIn: Learn How to Tap It

Beth Kanter

Once I recover from the journey, expect read reports about the Networked NGO in Rwanda and use of social media to support Women’s Rights organizations. The benefits of paying include access to more people — not just those who are within a few degrees of separation — additional search filters, seeing the full profile of everyone and, of course, the ability to connect with people directly through InMail.

4 Lessons on Building Games for Change

Beth Kanter

Note from Beth: While I’m facilitating “Networked NGO Workshops” in Delhi for Packard grantees in India, I’ve lined up a few guest posts. It has helped us raise our profile locally… we got a lot of people who were really interested in supporting the agency because we were trying something different,” Nelson says.

Need Answers: LinkedIn Has Them

Beth Kanter

I was out in a rural area where Internet connectivity was a huge challenge, so was not able to blog, But now that I’m back in Kigali with a good Internet connection, expect to hear more about my experience teaching social media and the Networked NGO. Right before I left for this trip, Geri Stengel, shared a guest post about nonprofits and use of LinkedIn that was of interest to many folks. Note from Beth: I’m just finishing up an intensive training here in Rwanda.

REALLY Hot Women

Have Fun - Do Good

While surfing for some more BlogHers to add to the Nonprofit and NGO BlogHer blogroll, I came across the REAL hot 100: See How Hot Smart Can Be. Here are a few profiles of REALLY hot women : Rachel Burton, 31, Pittsboro, NC: What makes her REALLY hot? The REAL hot 100 is a list featuring young women from around the country who are breaking barriers, fighting stereotypes, and making a difference in their communities or the nation.

Solutionary Women: DeeAnn Resk

Have Fun - Do Good

Shortly after I posted my first Solutionary Women profile , I got an email from a young woman named Tiara who was a student with Up with People last year. she worked on a program called the “African Peace and Development Initiative” at the NGO, World Learning for International Development , doing project backstopping for peacebuilding initiatives in East Africa.

Nonprofit Technology News for May 2013: Free WiFi in Forbes Magazine and Braille Phones

Tech Soup Blog

Now the bad news: the international NGO sector saw a decline in online giving. You can also link a Pinterest account to a Facebook or Twitter profile. I posted some nonprofit technology trends and news late last month, but found some late breaking nptech news items I wanted to add.

Solutionary Women: Caroline Ticarro-Parker

Have Fun - Do Good

If you know a Solutionary Woman who works at a nonprofit or NGO who you think I should profile, please email me at britt at brittbravo dot com with their name, organization and contact info. This week's Solutionary Woman is Caroline Ticarro-Parker, the Executive Director of Mind on the Media, the nonprofit that sponsors Turn Beauty Inside Out, a campaign to raise awareness about sexist portrayals of girls and women by the media.

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Solutionary Women: Rebecca Kalin

Have Fun - Do Good

If you know a Solutionary Woman who works at a nonprofit or NGO who you think I should profile, please email me at britt at brittbravo dot com with their name, organization and contact info. This week's Solutionary Woman, Rebecca Kalin, was recommended by Michael Stein. Rebecca is the founder of the nonprofit, Asthma Free School Zone and she was kind enough to answer my e-interview questions: Briefly describe Asthma Free School Zone.

NetCentric Advocacy: Google Presentations: Tell a Story Together: Network Presentations

Network-Centric Advocacy

Home Green Media Toolshed Profile Twitter Shared Links Subscribe Archives « NGO-in-a-box project - TTC: Mobile Advocacy Toolkit Working Meeting wiki | Main | Harnessing the Power of informal campaign and political networks. NetCentric Advocacy Advocacy Strategy for the Age of Connectivity.

Top 2015 Tech Trends

Tech Soup Blog

We expanded this year to be able to provide product donations to pretty much any NGO in the world — 236 countries and territories to be exact. Meanwhile, Emily Peck of The Huffington Post spotted a trend in July that a number of high-profile executives, celebrities, and politicians have been reverting to old school flip phones to deal with their cellphone addiction.

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NpTech Tag: Roundups from and about Facebook and More

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I've also added the pink ribbon to my Facebook profile. So, do check out the Audio/Video Edition of the NGO-in-a-Box which includes a collection of Free and Open Source Software tools. I've added a wiki to my Facebook profile. Post, Post It Passion Exercise from Youth Noise, Youth Summit Blogging and New (to me) Blogs Blogging 101 Community Blogging describes how to avoid the slow hard agonizing death of a blog: Make it a team effort.

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