News from the NTEN Connect Blog

When and How to Communicate a Technology Rollout Plan

Submitted on Mon, 3/16/2015 - 4:59pm
You're about to roll out your technology plan. But are all members of your team ready to roll out with you?

Nonprofits Must Fight Stereotypes When Using New Technologies to Save Lives

Submitted on Fri, 3/13/2015 - 3:39pm
Innovation and adoption of new technologies is not without controversy. For example: How does your nonprofit leadership feel about unmanned aerial vehicles?

NTEN Member Roundup: When Millennials take over, why Americans don't volunteer, and tips for project success

Submitted by Megan on Thu, 03/12/2015 - 5:35pm

Check out the latest and greatest from NTEN Members!

What Is Nonprofit Technology?

Submitted on Tue, 3/10/2015 - 4:22pm
A refresher course on what nonprofit technology is and isn't.

Announcing the 2015 Award Winners!

Submitted by Megan on Fri, 03/06/2015 - 1:45pm

Every year at the Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC), we announce the winners of all the annual NTEN awards, plus the winners of the DoGooder Nonprofit Video Awards, the Care2 Impact Prize, and the Antonio Pizzigati Prize for Software in the Public Interest. Here's the full list of this year's winners.

#15NTC Demo Stage: The Line-Up and the Prizes

Submitted by Amy on Thu, 02/26/2015 - 11:52am

Coming to the #15NTC? Beyond the breakout sessions happening each day, there are also 30 minute demonstrations, Q&As, and case studies presented in the Science Fair. Check the schedule and find out how you can enter to win some great prizes from our sponsors!

Things We Like (February 2015)

Submitted by Steph on Thu, 02/26/2015 - 10:25am

A monthly roundup of our favorite nonprofit tech resources and other goodies.

The Impact of the Oregon Nonprofit Technology Readiness Program: Taylor Smith

Submitted by James on Wed, 02/25/2015 - 4:14pm

Last year, NTEN launched the first cohort for the new Oregon Nonprofit Tech Readiness (ONTR) program. As we open up applications for the next cohort starting in April, you may find yourself asking questions like, “Who participates in this program?" and, "What did it mean for them?” We want to introduce you to Taylor Smith, Technical Services Manager for the Oregon Food Bank, to share his answers to these questions and a few more.

Attend the 2015 Nonprofit Technology Conference at your desk!

Submitted by Joleen Ong on Tue, 02/24/2015 - 11:05am

We're just a week away from kicking off the largest gathering of nonprofit technology professionals at the 2015 Nonprofit Technology Conference in Austin, TX. We wish that everyone could attend in person, but we know that's not always possible. Luckily, you can still catch a good number of sessions remotely by registering for the 2015 Online Nonprofit Technology Conference (15ONTC), which will give you access to the plenary sessions and 28 select breakout sessions on demand. 

Learning from Example: Innovative methods to engage your online community

Submitted on Mon, 2/23/2015 - 6:16pm
What do clean water and foundation libraries have in common? Online community management, for one thing.