Recent Blog Posts


NetSquared in May: Get Face-to-Face With Your Nonprofit Peers

Net2vic from CarolLynne M

NetSquared’s core objective is to get nonprofit techies and activists together in the same room. There’s a special magic that happens when we get face-to-face. Relationships are formed, projects are started and we feel less alone in what can sometimes be a challenging job. READ MORE


SFTech4Good, Newsletter #12, late April/early May 2014: Not For Sale and Integrating Your CRM!

1. New member welcome and thanks for coming!
2. SFTech4Good on the social web
3. Upcoming events: Presenting Sarah Potts Not For Sale and How to Stop Integrating Your CRM and Start Integrating Your People!
4. Other events that might interest you
5. Thanks to our awesome sponsors
6. Old Newsletters in our Discussion Forum
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NCT4G early bird registration ends May 1

Time is ticking -- NCT4G early bird registration ends May 1.
NCTech4Good's 5th annual conference held on Thursday and Friday, June 5-6, 2014, at the Friday Center in Chapel Hill, NC, offers something for everyone!

Co-organiser meet-up on the Gold Coast

imprending storms, gold coast by paul bicaThere is nothing better than sitting down, face-to-face to enthuse with other community organisers about things like nonprofit technology, running dynamic meetups and the state of the world.
Add to this a beach vista, ocean breeze and warm temperatures. Then throw in Australia’s largest nonprofit technology conference.  
Topics: #commbuild

Big Data Finds Solutions; Nonprofit APIs, World Economic Forum Report, Open Aid Map, Big Data Week #DataDigest

This week learn about ways Big Data is being used by nonprofits to help cities and read the World Economic Forum's take on Big Data.  Also check out new nonprofit data APIs, the Open Aid Map and Big Data Week.


Big Data Applied

From Homelessness To Human Trafficking, How A NYC Nonprofit Is Using Big Data To Make A Difference READ MORE


PoweredbyData, Foundant Connect Open hGrant, Sloan’s Data Science Program #DataDigest

This week learn about new nonprofit data initiatives, PoweredbyData, Foundant Connect and Open hGrant. The opportunities of data analysis for the sector is also discussed along with data projects that the Sloan Foundation is supporting.


Data and Philanthropy

Ajah Launches Non-Profit Initiative, PoweredbyData READ MORE


New to TechSoup: BetterWorld Wireless Mobile Devices and Service Plans

BetterWorld Wireless LogoNeed a new mobile plan or a donated smartphone? READ MORE


NetSquared Spotlight: Brian Deyo

NetSquared Spotlights are a series of interviews focused on the work of our amazing NetSquared Local Organizers around the world. Our local organizers are volunteers dedicated to helping create local opportunities for learning, sharing and using technology to make a difference. Each spotlight we will ask questions that profile our Net2 organizers' approach to community organizing so that others can learn from their experience.  READ MORE


10 Tips for a Successful Nonprofit Blog

Despite the many benefits of blogging, most nonprofits have yet to jump on the bandwagon. This presents an opportunity for your organization to stand out from the crowd and differentiate yourself. 

Here are my top 10 tips for a successful nonprofit blog. READ MORE