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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

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NetSquared Spotlight: Birgit Pauli-Haack

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

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NetSquared Spotlight: Stevie Vu

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

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[PDXTech4Good] Event Report: Portland Celebrates Local Nonprofit and Social Good Groups

Last month, the Portland #PDXTech4Good group held an event to celebrate nonprofit and social good groups in the Portland area. They asked the #PDXTech4Good community to nominate nonprofits and social good groups for their outstanding use of tech. Four weeks later they received 20 nominations for 19 remarkable groups and an overwhelming 500+ voting submissions! 

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[Net2 Victoria] Event Report: Using Online Tools to Drive Real-World Actions

Last month saw the Net2 Victoria local group (#net2vic) spotlight how to use online tools to drive real-world actions.

From the event description: How can nonprofits break through the background noise and move people enough to close their laptops? Real change happens when people are willing to step outside of their comfort zones, but getting people there can be a real challenge. READ MORE

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NetSquared Spotlight: Net2 Istanbul

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. 

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[Net2 Melbourne] Event Report: The Pro Bono and Giving Tuesday Story

The NetSquared Melbourne meetup that took place on November 4th, featured Karen Mahlab, CEO of Probono News, who spoke about trends in giving and the landscape of the  "Social Economy". READ MORE

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[Net2 NFNGood] An Exploration of Photos Online

The November meetup of the #NFN4Good Net2 Local group featured an exploration of using social sites to post and share photos. During the meeting, participants learned how to use photo-sharing sites such as Flickr, Pinterest, Instagram, Vine, Eyeem and G+ for posting event photos, community building and outreach. READ MORE