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Enough Project and George Clooney Draw Attention to Sudan War Crimes

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To call attention to the growing incidence of war crimes in Sudan, the Enough Project is creating a series of viral videos you can’t look away from.

Sudan Activist Conference Call: What You Can Do to Make a Difference in Darfur

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In an effort to understand why the violence there is still happening, and what I can do to help, I've called in for two of the monthly conference calls for Sudan Activists produced by ENOUGH , the Genocide Intervention Network , STAND: A Student Anti-Genocide Coalition , and the Save Darfur Coalition. Darfur Sudan activism genocide

From a Millennial: Nobody Wants to Hear Your Stories. We Want to See Them.

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Having spent several months in Southern Sudan, I know the struggles that people have to find clean drinking water. Stories. We all have them.

5 Steps for Beginners in Peer-to-Peer Fundraising

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Do you remember selling chocolate to raise money for your class field trip back in elementary school? Assess Yourself. Campaign. Personal. Activity.

Mission Possible: Tell Us Your Symantec Story and Win Prizes!

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This Challenge is void in Cuba, Iran, Myanmar, North Korea, Sudan, Syria, and all countries under sanction by the U.S. Share your story.

How to Create, Manage and Evolve Your Nonprofit Blog

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For example, one day I woke up and checked my email to find a proposed blog entry from a colleague in South Sudan — he'd written a poem, a very personal reflection about looking at the sunrise and farmers going out to their fields as he headed to work. By Roger Burks, Co-Founder, Pictographers. They have no personality. Certainly not.

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United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and Google Earth

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Crisis in Darfur enables more than 200 million Google Earth users worldwide to visualize and better understand the genocide currently unfolding in Darfur, Sudan. United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and Google Earth: "The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum has joined with Google in an unprecedented online mapping initiative.

Arts Activist Naomi Natale and The One Million Bones Project

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At this point, I'm not able to not do anything about that. Over 550 cradles were created and donated by artists around the world. Tweet Share.

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

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Skip to Navigation Careers News Client login About Us Services Our Work Blogs Events Contact Us Home › Blogs › Influence Social Networking and #AIDS2010 Suzanne Rainey in Influence 15 Jul 2010 There’s a flurry of action this week as we await the start of the XVIII International AIDS Conference (#AIDS2010) in Vienna, Austria, next week.

The Reckoning

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The current president of Sudan is a good example of the challenge. We had an all-company movie, The Reckoning during lunch this last week. One of the top issues that came out during our recent strategy meeting was the team's eagerness to hear about other projects. John Bolton, the U.S.

Shouldn’t the Word Phone Be Removed from Mobile? The Use of the Mobile by Nonprofits for Development

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Sudan caused a 0.12% increase in the country’s GDP growth rate, partly. This was originally posted on the GuideStar International blog.

Darfur Documentary on HBO December 6

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Thursday, December 6, from 8:00 – 9:45 pm ET/PT, HBO will screen a documentary by Paul Freedman about Darfur, Sand and Sorrow.

What is Your Favorite Social Action of 2008?

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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). Onoro graduated from her program in November, and I've decided to sponsor another woman from Sudan in 2009. Tell us about it.

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

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Organization: Women for Women International. Name: Lauren Shopp || lshopp@womenforwomen.org. Title: Multimedia/Online Coordinator. That would be me!

Vote for the First Anti-Genocide Hotline on Reddit

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

In the case of the LA Times article, which was about the need for divestment from Sudan, we had our members specifically email the article to a vice-president at Fidelity, which has a lot of investments in Sudan-linked business firms. See the full alert here. Then come back here. Thanks Ivan.

What Are Your 2009 Have Fun Do Good Resolutions?

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I think it's wise to make your New Year's Resolutions a few weeks into January. My six 2008 Activist Resolutions went so-so: I did. I didn't.

What Can I Do About Genocide? An Interview with Janessa Goldbeck

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One of the world's challenges that disturbs me the most is genocide. Over and over we were told, someone should have said something. This was in 2006.

Weekly Member Round Up: New and Old Technology for Good!

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The Educational Development Center is helping nearly 150,000 students in Sudan receive a better education, using a relatively old technology: the radio. Flickr: Iwan Indrawan Technological change moves quickly! But NTEN members are using the newest, and some of the oldest, technologies to do good all over the world. Have more news to share?

Inflection Point

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I met a man who has a full-time job and volunteers with a group working in the Sudan. He asked me, “do you want to go to the Sudan?&# Hell yes I want to go to the Sudan. Dreamforce is a 4 day software user conference. And it’s absolutely true that Dreamforce is about all of that. Customers want value.

Doctors without Borders Podcast Creates Connection

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The podcast, Frontline Reports will feature emergency updates from Doctors without Borders projects all over the world. license.

Do What You Can: National Week of Action for Darfur April 6-13

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April 10 Call President Bush at 1-800-GENOCIDE and ask the White House to keep its promise by implementing the Sudan Accountability and Divestment Act (SADA). "[Y]ou don't necessarily have to solve a problem. You just have to take the steps that are available to you. I focus on the fact that I don't have to solve it. What can you do?

President's Update

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For example, I'm planning on going to India and Bangladesh next month for the first time, and to Uganda and Sudan next year. we need help.

Foot Traffic Philanthropy: Location Based Mobile Application - CauseWorld

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Food for poor families, water in Sudan, trees in the Amazon, etc. Looks like my observation of fundraising 2.0 are examples of the causes.

Empowering Refugees: Interview with Kjerstin Erickson of FORGE

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One of those individuals is Paul Ohisa, and he's a refugee from Sudan. His dream was to go back to Sudan, and to contribute and help rebuild.

Take Command -- How To Be A First Responder In Business (Interview With Author Jake Wood)

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Since, 2010, Team Rubicon has been instrumental in over 50 missions ranging from South Sudan and Haiti, to Joplin, Missouri and Hurricane Sandy.

Support Women Survivors of War with $27/month

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T he program works in Afghanistan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Iraq, Kosovo, Nigeria, Rwanda and Sudan.

Mobilizing Donors and Activists in an Overwhelmed World

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On Friday, I was on a "Darfur Activist" conference call produced by ENOUGH , the Genocide Intervention Network , STAND and the Save Darfur Coalition.

Peace Games & International Efforts

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We announced a contest to create a game to address issue in Sudan. LIve blogging from the Serious Games Conference - usual disclaimers apply to typos, etc. Will clean up later. Dick Cavett quote: Does comedy on television lead to comedy in the streets? "Americans aren't that bad as you play with them." We identified four finalists.

Bringing Women a Global Voice: Jensine Larsen, World Pulse

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They came from Sudan, from Saudi Arabia, from all over, some of the most unheard places of the world. I've posted an edited transcript below.

Serious Games | Beaconfire Wire

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Darfur is Dying ([link] is probably the most well known game created to raise awareness about a specific topic, in this case the genocide in the Darfur region of Sudan. 05/26/2010: Don’t forget your content 05/24/2010: IE6 Is Dead. Long Live IE6! Do you know what edict means? Serious games take learning to a new level.

Interview with Zainab Salbi, Founder of Women for Women International

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I just came from a meeting where I was told that the women we are servicing in Southern Sudan are earning double the per capita income in that country.

MySpace.com: A Place for Donors? - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

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Some groups like The Sudan Genocide Intervention Project and Dennis Kucinich chose to hide the number of friends they had. " comments.

MySpace.com: A Place for Donors? - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

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Some groups like The Sudan Genocide Intervention Project and Dennis Kucinich chose to hide the number of friends they had. " comments.

More proof Second Life is a boondoggle (well, sort of) | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

For example, Camp Darfur is a simulated Sudanese refugee camp in Second Life created by activists trying to get more public attention and political action on the crisis in the Sudan and neighboring Chad. Camp Darfur is connected to real world mock camps that are erected in public spaces all over the United States to raise awareness of Sudan.

How They Did It: LWB Wins Facebook Causes Giving Challenge - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

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Their Causes page garnered over $94,000 from 6,268 members in 50 days. How did they do it? As you can tell, the interview is pretty long.

How They Did It: LWB Wins Facebook Causes Giving Challenge - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Frogloop

Their Causes page garnered over $94,000 from 6,268 members in 50 days. How did they do it? As you can tell, the interview is pretty long.

Tools to End Poverty: An Interview with Martin Fisher of KickStart

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About three years ago, I watched a fabulous documentary series sponsored by the Skoll Foundation called The New Heroes. It's a fairly big investment.