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Nonprofits – It’s your fault.

Nonprofits – It’s your fault.

Yes, it is.

When donors can’t figure out how to donate on your website; READ MORE

Topics: nonprofits

[Net2 NCTech4Good] Making the Most of Office 365

NCTech4Good Meeting: Making the Most of Office 365, November 19, 6:30PM to 8:30PM at UNC-TV, 10 T.W. Alexander Drive, Research Triangle Park, NC. Pete VanOlinda, Chief Technology Officer at Gallery IT Solutions, will cover the following topics related to Office 365:
• Who is eligible
• How to apply
• Email migration tips
• SharePoint overview
• Practical demo of how to setup a SharePoint intranet site for tracking donations and managing thank-you letters.

[Net2 Vancouver] Charities Under Threat: Responding to federal charity-bashing and CRA Audits

NetSquared Vancouver’s most recent event was a panel discussion on how advocacy NGOs are responding to difficult political climate. Botton line: Canada’s charity laws are woefully out-of-date. Join Imagine Canada’s push to reform the legislation.

Gareth Kirkby has generously shared his slides providing an overview of his researching into what he calls an “advocacy chill”. READ MORE

Topics: net2van, report, slides

[Net2 New Orleans] Tech Happenings Around Town

Thanks again to all that made it out to last night's event. Some very interesting ideas were shared including ways to disrupt education (in a good way), protect ourselves online, and of course, start our string of train robberies in order to pump money into local philanthropic endeavors.

A number of new faces with some exciting projects happening around town. We can't wait to hear more about your successes. READ MORE

Topics: net2no

[Net2 New Orleans] The Internet of Many More Things - What's your inner futurist predict for 2015?

We're excited to mix things up a bit this month with an alternative location. We will not be at The Irish House tomorrow night, but not to fret, we will return there for December's meetup.

We are excited to check out the newest addition to House of Blues New Orleans, Big Mama's Lounge - a new bar and event space in NOLA. READ MORE

Topics: net2no, new orleans

[Net2 Naples] Resources shared: What is #GivingTuesday

Dear NFN4Good TechClub members,

I just published the resources shared during Tuesday's event on NFN4Good website:

Please also review the page on the #SWFLGives initiatives. READ MORE

Topics: naples, nfn4good, report

[Net2 Seattle] Nov 20th is your chance to get your voice heard!

Hi all SeaTech4Good-ers!

November is an exciting month, busy with year-end activities, yet we hope you will find time Thursday Nov. 20th to come with your VOICE ready! This event is the forum to get up and speak your questions, needs or showcase a success you have had in 2014.

This isTHE SeaTech4Good year-end event. Come meet and speak and have some good food and delicious beer on us. READ MORE

Topics: seattle

Proposal: Open Data Day and NetSquared

I’m looking for the next NetSquared theme month. One option is to hold data-focused events this February to build on the Open Data Day hackathons being held on February 21, 2015. Below is the proposal I shared with the Open Data Day mailing list.

Hi Open Data friends! READ MORE