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Are You Being Left Behind as Technology Ushers In a Whole New Approach to Philanthropy? #CoFLA

Note From Beth: Just before I left for Rwanda, I caught some interesting discussion threads about organizational adoption of networked ways of working on Twitter coming from the #COFLA hashtag as a result of the Council on Foundations gathering in Los Angeles.  

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Three Reasons Kids Need Digital Literacy and Citizenship Education

Photo by WhiteAfrican

Note from Beth: By the time you read this post,  I’ll be in the air enroute to Rwanda for a training project.   As a parent of wired kids, I think teaching digital literacy is very important for parents to do.  

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Attention Data Nerds: The Future is Now: Mobile Strategies for Social Impact

Guest Post: The Future is Now: Mobile Strategies for Social Impact
By Laura Efurd, Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer, ZeroDivide

— @lefurd, @zerodivideorg

A Pew report released just last week declared that “the rise of mobile is changing the story” about the digital divide. … Read More

Supporting NGOs in underserved countries, and recommending consultants

Packard Grantees from Pakistan, with In-Country Team

Note from Beth: I’ve just returned from leading an intense “Networked NGO” training for Packard Foundation PRH grantees from Pakistan.    The four-day workshop covered effective practices of networked ngos, including culture change, integrated social media strategy, and tactics.    

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Everyday Technology: Innovative Ways To Do More With Less

Flickr Photo by Nielio

 

Note from Beth: Innovation was the buzzword at the Nonprofit Technology Conference!   I ran into the good folks at Idealware who offered to do a guest post on the topic – looking at small ways to be innovative.

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