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NetSquared Organizer Summer Update: Story Makers and Safer Internet

Normally there’s a summer lull for NetSquared groups, but July has been really busy - which means that the fall will be even crazier! We’ve got some theme months scheduled to help make your event planning easier. These are optional, but should be a lot of fun. :-) READ MORE


[Net2 Vancouver] VIDEO: Creating a Digital Community: The Adventures (and misadventures) of Fundraiser Grrl

In February 2013 Fundraiser Grrl was born, from a desire to bring together fundraisers from around the world – to commiserate, eye roll, sympathize and laugh out loud at the bizarre and amazing moments we all experience in our crazy wonderful careers. Since it began, over 200,000 fundraisers have visited the site, and it averages over 1,000 visitors per day. READ MORE


[Net2 Vancouver] July Nonprofit Tech Events on the West Coast of Canada


All NetSquared Vancouver events are free or by donation.

Creating a Digital Community: The Misadventures of Fundraiser Grrl

When: Tuesday, July 8

RSVP: http://goo.gl/vXBjdS

Topics: net2van

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How to Recruit an Event Co-Producer for Your NetSquared Group

Coming up with an event idea every month is a big job, but you don’t have to do it alone!

Recruiting a co-organizer is the ideal solution, but the ongoing commitment might scare some people off. Your members may be reluctant to commit to being a permanent member of your organizing team, but everyone has something that they're passionate about. Invite your members to co-produce a single event! READ MORE

Topics: net2, tips

The Canadian Anti-Spam Act: What Nonprofits need to know before July 1


On June 17 NetSquared Vancouver partnered with Methodworks Consulting’s Jim Freer and Lawyer Maanit Zemel. The two of them provided a thorough introduction to what charities and nonprofits need to know about this legislation that goes into effect July 1, 2014.

Topics: Canada, CASL, net2, net2van, spam

EVENT REPORT: A Digital Currencies 101 for the Social Sector

Decentralized digital currencies such as bitcoin and litecoin are a disruptive technology that are re-shaping the international financial sector. On June 10th Scott Nelson introduced this technology to NetSquared Vancouver and explored how the non-profit and social sector should approach incorporating it into their day to day activities. READ MORE

Topics: bitcoin, net2van

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