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 NetSquared Camp  kribi-Cameroon is set for the 17th of January 2015 on the theme: ‘blending crowd sourcing technologies for local content development’.

The event will bring together social activists, change makers, ICT experts and other stake holders interested in local content development. The objective of the event is to demonstrate various ways in which local content development could be used to foster social development in this part of the world.
The event is designed in three phases: READ MORE

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2015 Matching Gift Ideas for Nonprofit Organizations

It's January, 2015 so that means it's time to ramp up your matching gift efforts for the new year. We want your organizations to be more successful with your matching gift efforts in 2015 than 2014 so we put together a list of strategies and ideas for nonprofits to promote matching gifts better than ever. READ MORE


The engine room is hiring a responsible data project manager!

Care about ethics, privacy and security? Seen too many projects use tech without realizing what might go wrong? Want to help activists and human rights organizations be smart about using technology and avoid doing harm? Want to wrestle with difficult concepts like “informed consent” and figure out what they mean in real life?

If you can get excited about hard questions like these, and you’d like to be part of a lean, dedicated and distributed organization working at the intersection of technology and advocacy, then this might be a job for you. READ MORE


Facebook in 2015 – What Nonprofits Need to Know

Here are just 8 things your nonprofit needs to understand about Facebook as we enter 2015. Do you have any to add?



Apply for Pro Bono Consulting from American Express

American Express has teamed up with GlobalGiving and Taproot Foundation to provide Amex experts to help NPOs build their capacity. The application is now open!

The NGOs selected will win in-kind consulting support to help build their organization’s capacity, but you also have a chance to win cash funding from American Express at the end of the initial consulting period. READ MORE


An Interactive Tech for Good Workshop: How it Worked

San Francisco Tech4Good by Katharine Bierce 600_431408306

Panel discussions are great for getting big name speakers and lots of people to show up because of well known panelists.  Happy hours are great to get people schmoozing. READ MORE

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