20 Crowdfunding Services for Nonprofits Worldwide

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nonprofits in North America, Europe, and Australia have a multitude of online fundraising services to choose from mostly thanks to their government’s efforts to build digital records and databases of legally verified nonprofits. Donate-ng (Nigeria).

Find an Awesome Nonprofit Tech Training Near You

Tech Soup Blog

But don't be afraid — huddle up for warmth and knowledge with your nonprofit tech friends at a local Tech4Good meetup. Check out our newest groups: * [NetSquared Abuja]([link] in Abuja, Nigeria --> --> What have NetSquared groups been up to recently?

Fake Facebook Friends and the CIA

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Until it quickly became a classic advance fee scam conversation (originally made famous by folks in Nigeria with faxes). I can stretch this analogy a lot further, but here's my advice to the nonprofit sector specifically. Last night I received a Facebook friend request from an old friend and accepted it. Within a minute or two, a FB Messenger chat started up about the UN and the Sustainable Development Goals. So, I of course kept the conversation going.

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

Tech Soup Blog

The world is better when nonprofits can better tell their story. This roundup of face-to-face nonprofit tech events includes meetups from NetSquared , NTEN's Tech Clubs , and other awesome organizations. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Facebook Advertising for Nonprofits.

Latest global social, digital, mobile data for ya

SocialFish

Related Posts How to Lead Your Way to a Social Organization [Cool Infographic Friday] Big Data Big Profits State of the Nonprofit Sector 2013 Learning + Technology: The Latest on What Associations Are Doing CIOs – on the frontline of the war for 21st-century talent?

Telling Your Story: NetSquared #Storymakers2017 Workshops for Nonprofits

Tech Soup Blog

Effective storytelling means nonprofits can reach more people, touch more hearts, and create bigger impact. TechSoup's NetSquared meetups will bring local nonprofits free digital storytelling workshops in more than 40 cities between August and October.

Non-Boring #Tech4Good Meetings for Nonprofits

Tech Soup Blog

NetSquared organizers bring together the nonprofit technology community for face-to-face meetings. This roundup of face-to-face nonprofit tech events includes meetups from NetSquared , NTEN's Tech Clubs , and other awesome organizations. Columbus, Ohio: Nonprofit IT Forum.

NetSquared Volunteers Help Nonprofits Like You Master Technology

Tech Soup Blog

Our mighty army of volunteers hosted over 500 free nonprofit technology trainings last year, and we're on track to reach even more organizers this year. But what that really means is that nonprofits in more than 75 cities have access to free training and networking events every month!

Finding a Community of Nonprofit Technology Experts

Tech Soup Blog

What if there was a place for your nonprofit to get free technology support from local experts? What if there were regular gatherings where nonprofit techies could come together to learn, laugh, and network with their peers? Baltimore, Maryland: Web Dev Day for 3 Nonprofits.

Nonprofit Technology News for June 2013

Tech Soup Blog

It's time to catch up on some nonprofit technology trends and news! I invite you to have a look at my list of 2013 forecasts on nonprofit technology trends with its handy infographic so you can see how right (or wrong) I am about this year's tech trends.

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[Book Interview] Nonprofit Example of Social Media Excellence: Women for Women International

Nonprofit Tech for Good

What the best piece of advice you could offer nonprofits about social media, and online communications in general? Organization: Women for Women International.

Getting Social with Your Local Nonprofit Tech Community

Tech Soup Blog

That's why each month NetSquared organizers in 60 cities across the globe host networking events for the nonprofit tech community. This roundup of face-to-face nonprofit tech events includes meetups from NetSquared , NTEN's Tech Clubs , and HandsOn Tech.

How to Maximize Impact of Nonprofit Newsletters - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Frogloop

frogloop Home frogloop Home Receive monthly updates Subscribe to our RSS feed Follow frogloop on Twitter Most Popular Posts Social Network ROI Calculator Social Networking for Nonprofits: ROI, Tracking Tools and More "While Theyre Hot!"

The Future of Social: Gen Z

NonProfit Hub

Beth Kanter is a guest contributor for Nonprofit Hub. She is the author of Beth’s Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media , one of the longest running and most popular blogs for nonprofits. She has trained thousands of nonprofits around the world.

My remarks just made at WIPO today

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Statement of Benetech to the 20th Session of the Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights at the World Intellectual Property Organization June 23, 2010, Geneva, Switzerland • My nonprofit organization, Benetech, operates Bookshare, the largest online library for people with print disabilities, with the mission of bringing accessible books to all people with print disabilities around the world • We have roughly 100,000 members in the U.S.

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society - Untitled Article

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

One terrific guy is Isaac Durojaiye from Nigeria. One of the best memories of Isaac was standing in the Schatzalp hotel holding a laptop to his ear like it was a cell phone, because someone had made a Skype connection to Nigeria.

Did I Like The Philanthropist? Not So Much.

Have Fun - Do Good

The show's premise is that a wealthy businessman, Teddy Rist, has a transformational experience during a business trip to Nigeria and helps save a young boy during a flood. (We by Joanne Fritz on Joanne's Nonprofit Blog Cross-posted from BlogHer.com.

Meet Your Local NetSquared Organizer at #17NTC

Tech Soup Blog

That's why we're thrilled that NetSquared is joining TechSoup in having a strong presence at this year's Nonprofit Technology Conference in Washington, DC. Boston, Massachusetts: TNB Roundtable: How to Do More with the Nonprofit Data You Already Have.

Mr. Jim Goes to Washington (and New York, and Nairobi, and Seoul, and Kampala, and Boston…)

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Like many other leaders of nonprofit organizations, I travel an unreasonable fraction of the time. Consulted with some peer social entrepreneurs about whether we could help them with specific technology for their nonprofits.

The State of the Internet 2014

Tech Soup Blog

The high Internet growth countries are now India, Indonesia, Nigeria, Mexico, and Philippines. The nonprofit Khan Academy YouTube channel got 430 million plus views last year, a 69% increase from last year.

NetSquared Mid-October Event Preview

Tech Soup Blog

Huddle up with your #nptech colleagues at a NetSquared meetup to keep warm and learn about the latest trends in nonprofit technology. Port Harcourt, Nigeria: Computer Tutoring (Graphic Design). Waterbury, VT: Social Media Surgery for Nonprofits in Waterbury, VT.

Your Local Tech4Good Club Is Ready to Help

Tech Soup Blog

Every month I bring you a roundup of free technology training events that will help nonprofit staffers like you build their skills. Office 365 — how nonprofits can take leverage Microsoft's donated suite of tools to modernize their organizations and embrace the cloud.

Future of Social: Gen Z

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I’ll be talking about Gen Z donors and why nonprofits need to engage them in their fundraising and programs. Not matter what we call them, we are only just beginning to understand Gen Z and their impact on society as well as the implications for nonprofits. While there are larger numbers of Gen Z in India, China, and Nigeria compared to UK or US, they are truly a global organization. Nonprofits and Gen Z.

Measurement Takes Center Stage in Bill Gates' 2013 Letter

NTEN

The primary components of the message, which discusses the areas of innovation and work that the Gates Foundation invests in, can be summarized as: Setting clear goals Measuring Looking at the data / getting feedback Improving the process Repeat This general framework has been applied to polio eradication in Nigeria, improved health services in Ethiopia, and education improvement here in the U.S.

Build Your Storymaking Skills with Free Events and Webinars

Tech Soup Blog

San Francisco, California: Nonprofits and Storytelling: How to Create Social Impact, First-Person Stories. Port Harcourt, Nigeria: Digital Storytelling. Abuja, Nigeria: A Well-Told Digital Story Is Powerful. Seattle, Washington: GiveBig 2016 and Nonprofit/Tech Networking.

Keeping Your 2016 Resolutions with NetSquared's Free Workshops

Tech Soup Blog

Our live, in-person events are hosted by a global network of volunteers dedicated to building strong, self-sufficient local communities of nonprofit technology practitioners. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Your Nonprofit Website: Tiptoe Through the WordPress Templates.

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society - Untitled Article

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Pointed out that most of the public does not know what social entrepreneurship is, and that in the nonprofit world it is such a buzzword that all groups seeking funds are saying they are social entrepreneurs. The Voices of Davos This meeting is all about conversations.

NetSquared October Event Preview

Tech Soup Blog

Toronto, Canada: Intro to Crowdfunding for Nonprofits. Vancouver, Canada: How to Create Great Campaign Films For Your Nonprofit. Surrey, Canada: LinkedIn for Nonprofits. Toronto, Canada: Office 365 for Nonprofits Lunch & Learn.

Spring Is Here! Get Outside and Meet Your NPTech Community

Tech Soup Blog

No more excuses are allowed about your New Year's resolution to power up your nonprofit tech skills — it's time to join a meetup and find your tribe! Abuja, Nigeria: A Well-Told Digital Story Is Powerful. Vancouver, British Columbia: Office 365 for Nonprofits.

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

Tech Soup Blog

As of January 25, there are 40,000 nonprofit members attending free tech networking events and workshops in 75 cities. This roundup of face-to-face nonprofit tech events includes meetups from NetSquared , NTEN's Tech Clubs , and HandsOn Tech. Columbus, Ohio: Nonprofit IT Forum.

What is Your Favorite Social Action of 2008?

Have Fun - Do Good

Women for Women International supports women survivors of war in conflict and post-conflict areas (Afghanistan, Bosnia, Herzegovina, Democratic Republic of Congo, Iraq, Kosovo, Nigeria, Rwanda, and Sudan). Cross-posted from BlogHer.com women war nonprofit donationThe short, dark, last days of the year are a great time to reflect on your 2008 Activist Resolutions , and your favorite "social actions" of 2008. What did you do this year that you feel made a real impact?

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NpTech Summary: VTvigils Online, Netsquared Announces 21 Featured Projects, and Happiness Hacking

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology speaks about how difficult is to be objective, while Social Source blog described it as a high school popularity contest. as an excellent example of systems thinking that needed in the nonprofit techspace.

A NetSquared Happy Holidays

Tech Soup Blog

Our events are powered by a global network of volunteers dedicated to building strong, self-sufficient, local communities of nonprofit technology practitioners. Check out our newest groups: NetSquared Abuja in Abuja, Nigeria. This roundup of face-to-face nonprofit tech events includes meetups from NetSquared , NTEN's Tech Clubs , and HandsOn Tech. Arlington, Texas: DFW Nonprofit Geeks. Arlington, Texas: DFW Nonprofit Geeks.

Support Women Survivors of War with $27/month

Have Fun - Do Good

Women for Women is a nonprofit that pairs women survivors of war with women sponsors all over the world. T he program works in Afghanistan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Iraq, Kosovo, Nigeria, Rwanda and Sudan. women war nonprofit survivor

NpTech Tag Summary: Free Ranger Rick, Green Geekery, and Blog Day is Next Week!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Read more about it from Green Miles blog and a summary of reactions from other nonprofits here. Funding Opportunities A recap of funding opportunities mentioned in previous NpTech Tag Summaries and are of interest to nonprofit techies: Razoo promotes social good.

Data Digest: Global Open Data Initiative, OpenData Latinoamérica, Big Data for Disaster Response

Tech Soup Blog

Data Digest is a weekly round-up of the latest news on data-related projects in the nonprofit sector, compiled and authored by Keisha Taylor of GuideStar International and TechSoup Global. She says that although using technology and open data tools can be “dangerous” in some countries, they can still be used in other spheres of government as for example BudgIT in Nigeria.

One Hundred Years of Internet « Digital Diner

Gavin's Digital Diner

How about that fellow in Nigeria with the $200,000,000? Undaunted and with cheerful alacrity, Michael continues to cast a critical eye, and lend his critical mind to the nonprofit sector. Digital Diner Gavin Clabaugh's irregular blog on irregular things.