Strategies for Securing Nonprofit Networks

Doctor Chaos

Nonprofits often think about how to attract more volunteers or achieve a greater reach with their fundraising initiatives. Nonprofits Are Vulnerable Unfortunately, though, nonprofits are at risk for cyberattacks.

How a Small Nonprofit Succeeded in Digital Transformation

Social, Agile and Transformation

One of my favorite clients, Charity Navigator, just released a major upgrade to how they process and rate nonprofit charities. Say you're passionate about saving the rainforests, improving homeless shelters, or helping children with cancer, Charity Navigator's tools help you find and make smarter choices about where you contribute and donate. agile planning agile software development digital transformation innovation leadership organizational change

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Computer Weekly

You’ll have everything you need to be an amazing nonprofit communications professional. Find out How to Use Facebook Live to Raise Money For Your Nonprofit with John Haydon. Nonprofit Tech for Good has released their 2018 Cause Awareness & Giving Day Calendar. Beth Kanter shares 3 New Year’s Rituals for Nonprofit Professionals To Begin 2018 with Clarity. Nonprofit Training. Mixed Links Nonprofit CommunicationsEveryone back to work yet?

How To Start A Nonprofit Organization

TechnoBezz

This article will share some tips on how to start a nonprofit organization. Tips on how to start a nonprofit organization. Life Technology nonprofit organization organizationStarting a non-profit organization is a great way to support a cause you believe in. There are many non-profit organizations that seek to help vulnerable groups. Building a non-profit organization is a great way to help people and make the world a better place.

6 Reasons Why Associations & Nonprofits Need a Digital Archive

Kitaboo

And a majority of these organizations are the nonprofit associations. While for-profit companies will always be the first ones to invest in latest technologies and innovations to drive their revenue, nonprofit organizations lag behind. In this blog we will focus on why nonprofit associations and societies must have a digital archive of their documents. Nonprofit / October 10, 2019. Nonprofit / September 12, 2019. Nonprofit / November 22, 2019.

Nonprofit takes D&D digital to help kids who struggle socially, and to study its own impact

GeekWire

The founders of the nonprofit had gathered heaps of anecdotal evidence that tabletop games such as Dungeons & Dragons could help kids who struggled socially — whether they had autism, ADHD, anxiety or other challenges — learn to more successfully interact with others.

6 Reasons Why Associations and Nonprofits Need a Digital Archive

Kitaboo

And a majority of these organizations are the nonprofit associations. While for-profit companies will always be the first ones to invest in latest technologies and innovations to drive their revenue, nonprofit organizations lag behind. In this blog we will focus on why nonprofit associations and societies must have a digital archive of their documents. The post 6 Reasons Why Associations and Nonprofits Need a Digital Archive appeared first on Kitaboo.

Newly Nonprofit Vancouver Internet Exchange Moves Into Cologix Data Center

Data Center Knowledge

The colocation deal is part of the process of restructuring VANIX as a nonprofit member-governed Internet exchange. Read More. colocation Cologix Connectivity Peering

How nonprofits use big data to change the world

Tech Republic Big Data

Foundation Center has the world's largest database of grant and fundraising information. Learn how the organization uses big data to create apps that encourage transparency and innovation

AWS Imagine Grants offer up to $100,000 in cloud services to nonprofits

Tech Republic Cloud

The company wants to support organizations that prioritize technology as a mission-critical component of their work

OK Go releases emotional coronavirus music video to benefit healthcare nonprofit

Mashable Tech

OK Go , the band known for creative, mind-boggling music videos, is back with an emotional new song and video that they recorded in quarantine. After their 2006 treadmill video for " Here It Goes Again " went viral, OK Go went on to wow fans with other elaborate executions, including a zero-gravity stunt , some intense umbrella choreography , and more. But the latest video, for a new song called "All Together Now," is stripped down and carries a serious message.

Sign up for GeekWire’s first-ever virtual sports competition, raising money for nonprofits

GeekWire

A portion of the team entry fee will be placed into a collective prize pool, with the winning team designating a nonprofit of their choice to receive the funds. Rocket League players will compete on behalf of their companies in GeekWire’s first-ever Geeks Gaming for Good e-sports tournament. Psyonix Image). Want to have some fun? And support a good cause? The countdown is on for GeekWire’s first-ever virtual sports competition: Geeks Gaming for Good.

Benefits of a Digital Library for Associations and Non-Profit Organizations

Kitaboo

These organizations, which are more often than not nonprofit associations, still store their sensitive data in the form of hard copies. To that end, we will take a look at the importance of a digital library today and how nonprofit associations can benefit from having one.

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Analysis Big Data Cloud Computing CTO Cyber Security DoD and IC Mobile Social Media Startup News cio CISO ctovision Education Nonprofit organization By Bob Gourley. If you are an independent technologist or student with a goal of making positive contributions to the enterprise technology community or work in a non-profit organization we would love to sponsor you for free access to our subscription only research and advisory service CTOvision Pro.

How Can Societies Digitize Publishing and Delivery Process

Kitaboo

Although it benefits all sectors we work in, we will focus on nonprofit organizations and publishing in this article. Why should nonprofit organizations and associations switch to digital publishing? Almost all nonprofit organizations practice the tradition of printing journals and reports. How will a digital report benefit the members of a nonprofit society? Digital Publishing Nonprofit Digital publishing digital publishing for associations ereport report publishing

Mark Your Calendars for the Nonprofit Talent & Culture Summit!

Dataconomy

The Nonprofit Talent & Culture Summit, April 18-20, Washington, DC is an immersive event where nonprofit and association leaders discuss concepts and ideas for advancing their missions through their people. The Summit draws an engaged, forward-thinking group of nonprofit, association and philanthropic leaders. Walk-away with actionable ideas for attracting, developing, retaining and maximizing the impact of top talent so your nonprofit can advance its mission.

8 Ways to Keep Members of Societies Engaged in the Digital Era

Kitaboo

Digital Publishing Nonprofit association members members of society retain members of societiesWhen we talk about organizations, the term employee engagement refers to the concept of keeping the employees interested at their workplace and in their work. To achieve employee engagement , you might use gamification techniques , enhance the training process, organize fun events etc.

As communities reopen, new Seattle nonprofit ‘Restart Partners’ is on a mission to boost mask usage

GeekWire

To promote the voluntary use of protective masks, including fabric and medical-grade face coverings, Badshah teamed up with former Microsoft executive Rich Tong and former dean of the Evans School Sandra Archibald to launch the Seattle-based nonprofit Restart Partners. Restart Partners Co-Executive Directors Akhtar Badshah (left) and Rich Tong. The team’s third co-executive director is Sandra Archibald. Restart Partners Photo).

Why Should Societies & Associations Publish and Distribute Journals on Digital Platforms?

Kitaboo

Nonprofit research journal publishing society and associations society journal publishing society journalsWhy Do Societies and Associations Publish Journals? Research Societies, Professional Associations or non-profit organizations publish journals with the aim of sharing knowledge and raising funds for supporting their research or services. With the help of a society journal, non-profit organizations can spread awareness and drive research funds to their community.

7 Highly Effective Guidelines to Create an e-Report for Associations

Kitaboo

Nonprofit e reports e reports for associations nonprofit associations society and associationsIn this tech-inspired age, every enterprise is keen on leveraging the benefits of technology, however minimal. Because technology has often proved to be a cost-efficient and productive solution in the long run. Non-profit organizations too, are looking for ways to increase their reach and receive more funds to support their cause.

Mozilla’s $5-a-Month VPN Could Be Worth a Shot

GizModo VR

Mozilla, the privacy and security nonprofit and maker of the Firefox browser, is launching its very own VPN. Read more. vpn mozilla privacy security

Sky: Children of the Light developer Thatgamecompany raises $1 million for pandemic relief

Venture Beast

million for pandemic relief via a donation to two nonprofits. Thatgamecompany, the developer of Journey and Sky: Children of the Light, said it raised $1.02 Read More. Games Mobile category-/Health category-/People & Society DeanBeat mobile Doctors Without Borders OneTreePlanted Sky: Children of the Light Thatgamecompany

Lessons in Efficiency from a No-Code Use Case: Project HOME

Information Week

A nonprofit for housing sees a 30% reduction in time spent on contract management, thanks to a no-code development platform

Riot Games details its social impact giving for 2019

Venture Beast

Riot Games' Social Impact Fund has given $8 million in grants to nonprofits that its League of Legends players care about. Read More. Business Games category-/News DeanBeat News Dylan Jadeja Jeffrey Burrell Riot Games social responsibility

7 Highly Effective Guidelines to Create an e-Report for Associations

Kitaboo

Nonprofit e reports e reports for associations nonprofit associations society and associationsIn this tech-inspired age, every enterprise is keen on leveraging the benefits of technology, however minimal. Because technology has often proved to be a cost-efficient and productive solution in the long run. Non-profit organizations too, are looking for ways to increase their reach and receive more funds to support their cause.

Stack Up and Wargaming add a suicide prevention button to World of Warships

Venture Beast

Wargaming has teamed up with veterans nonprofit Stack Up to bring suicide prevention and mental health awareness into the World of Warships online game. Read More. Business Games Artur Plociennik category-/Games/Computer & Video Games DeanBeat News Stephen Machuga suicide prevention Wargaming World of Warships

How to track and report polling place problems on Election Day

Tech Republic Big Data

Election-tracking nonprofit Ushahidi will use SMS, social media, and email to connect citizens with vetted volunteers and lawyers to monitor the upcoming US election

Microsoft partners with OpenAI to advance AI research with Azure

Tech Republic Cloud

Nonprofit research organization OpenAI recently chose Microsoft Azure as its primary cloud platform, to further support their research and innovations in the space

AWS, Google, and Mozilla back national AI research cloud bill in Congress

Venture Beast

Tech giants joined universities and nonprofits and backed a national AI research cloud, something supporters say will help the U.S. innovate and compete. Read More. AI Business Cloud Dev Enterprise Security artificial intelligence category-/Law & Government/Government condoleeza rice Fei-Fei Li machine learning National AI Research Resource Task Force Act National Research Cloud

Federal Appeals Court Says Facebook, Twitter Aren't Conspiring to Suppress Conservative Views

Gizmodo

According to Bloomberg , the federal appeals court said nonprofit group… Read more. Today, the U.S.

The Rallying Cry Against Apple's App Store Policies is Getting Louder

GizModo VR

Announced today , the Coalition for App Fairness (CAF) is a new nonprofit dedicated to fighting for fair, competitive practices across the app ecosystem. Several developers and organizations have banded together to lead a campaign against Apple’s App Store policies. The CAF’s founding members include Epic Games,… Read more. building an army epic vs apple epic games apple basecamp spotify

How the National Cybersecurity Center mitigates 90% of attacks reported

Tech Republic Security

The National Cybersecurity Center helps SMBs, nonprofits, and governments fight cybercrime. Here's how your business can benefit from their tactics

Xprize Connect launches game-making challenge for kids and teens

Venture Beast

The Xprize nonprofit foundation is announcing Xprize Connect, a new learning initiative where students will compete to make video games. Read More. Business Games PC Gaming category-/Games Code Games: A Global Game-Making Challenge DeanBeat News E-Line Media Emily Church PC gaming XPRIZE Xprize Connect

Study Finds That Facebook Is Full Of Transphobes, Just As We Suspected

GizModo VR

The transgender community in particular faces targeted attacked that are oftentimes “ inhumane ” or “abusive,” according to a new study from watchdog nonprofit Media Matters for… Read more. Those who identify as part of the LGBTQIA+ community are often the targets of online harassment , and those threats can have fatal consequences.

Safe in Our World launches campaign to support mental health awareness in game industry

Venture Beast

London-based nonprofit Safe In Our World said it has support from major game companies across the industry. Safe In Our World has launched the #LevelUpMentalHealth global campaign to raise mental health awareness in the game industry. Kicking off during Mental Health Awareness Week, the theme for the campaign is “kindness.” The campaign is one of a… Read More. Business Games PC Gaming #LevelUpMentalHealth category-/Business & Industrial DeanBeat News Leo Zullo Safe in Our World

Geeks Gaming for Good: Avalara defeats Chef in a thrilling Rocket League championship

GeekWire

With the championship under their belts, Avalara will donate the prize pool of $1,250 to their nonprofit partner of FareStart. In total, Geeks Gaming for Good raised more than $2,500 for five Seattle nonprofits who are leading the region’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Final 6 Teams Announced For Wicked6 Cyber Games Las Vegas 8 Aug 2019

CTOvision

We previously mentioned the exciting cybersecurity competition wicked6, where six elite collegial cyber teams go head-to-head in the thrilling environment of a Las Vegas esports arena (HyperX Esports Arena at Luxor) on 8 August 2019 All proceeds of this event go to the Woman’s Society of Cyberjutsu, a national nonprofit that promotes training, mentoring and […].

Why Should Societies & Associations Publish & Distribute Journals on Digital Platforms?

Kitaboo

August 22, 2019 | Digital Publishing , Nonprofit. Nonprofit research journal publishing society and associations society journal publishing society journalsWhy Do Societies and Associations Publish Journals? Research Societies, Professional Associations or non-profit organizations publish journals with the aim of sharing knowledge and raising funds for supporting their research or services.

Angry about Oracle licensing? The cloud lets you change the game

David Linthicum

So says the Campaign for Clear Licensing , a Belgian nonprofit advocacy group that conducted a survey showing that enterprises consider their relationship with Oracle to be " hostile." Can enterprises trust Oracle to avoid vendor lock-in for its cloud offerings? Fears that it will lock in and abuse customers via burdensome licensing arrangements, as it is often accused of doing for its enterprise software, could lock Oracle out of the growing cloud computing market.

These comedy wildlife photo finalists are every bit as glorious as you'd expect

Mashable VR

Founded by Paul Joynson-Hicks and Tom Sullam and supported by wildlife conservation nonprofit The Born Free Foundation, the competition selects a collection of finalists from a host of images snapped across the globe, all of which capture nature at its most ridiculous.

'Animal Crossing' and The Trevor Project launch clothing to support LGBTQ players

Mashable VR

To mark National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month in September, nonprofit The Trevor Project is launching its first-ever digital clothing collection available for download from Thursday on the wildly popular Nintendo Switch game Animal Crossing: New Horizons.

Now You Can Rep Our Pride Merch While Giving Back to the LGBTQ Community ??

GizModo VR

To finish out strong this month, we’re donating a portion of each sale from our dedicated merch stores across the whole network to the following charities and nonprofit organizations. Pride may be nearly over, but here at The Inventory, our commitment to human rights is unwavering. Click the name of your favorite site… Read more. black trans lives matter

New Google Assistant feature makes it easier to donate directly to important causes

The Verge

Google Assistant is getting a new feature that makes it easier to donate money to important humanitarian and nonprofit organizations, starting with the Center for Policing Equity, an organization that works to promote police transparency and accountability.