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A human-centered approach to PSAs

April 18, 2019
For Empower Work’s first PSA campaign on the buses of San Francisco, the nonprofit used human-centered design principles to test their creative materials and overall approach.

Spring cleaning your CRM

April 17, 2019
Unreliable data can negatively affect your decision making, relationships with funders, and abilities to reach your goals. Get tips on creating your data management plan. 

Invest in your org’s tech: Tech Accelerate Community Call and grants available this spring

April 16, 2019
NTEN and The Forbes Funds announce additional support for you to evaluate your technology, get direct, expert advice from community members, and apply for a small grant to begin your improvements.

Digital Inclusion Fellows lead at Net Inclusion 2019

April 15, 2019
The 2019 Digital Inclusion Fellows share their top lessons learned as first-time attendees of the Net Inclusion conference, and preview what’s next for their Fellowship projects.

‘A fire has been lit’: 2018 Fellowship sparks digital inclusion projects across the U.S.

April 11, 2019
The fourth cohort of the Digital Inclusion Fellowship wraps up a successful year of creating diverse, community-based programs to help bridge the digital divide.

Choosing a nonprofit accounting tool: top six questions to ask

April 10, 2019
Selecting the best accounting tool to meet your nonprofit’s needs can help you get organized and run your operations more smoothly.

How to create lasting relationships with your advocates online

April 9, 2019
Learn how the nonprofit Girl Up developed a dedicated online community as an engagement and retention tool, providing rich opportunities for dialogue and conversation, and furthering its mission.

#TimeToRedefine: making a video invitation to join community

April 3, 2019
Learn how the nonprofit Thousand Currents produced an award-winning video to serve as a year-end fundraising tool and an invitation to become part of their community.

Recruit new supporters and advocates using Facebook Messenger

March 27, 2019
Learn how advocacy organizations like Movimiento Cosecha use automated Facebook Messenger conversations powered by bots to boost fundraising, awareness, advocacy, and engagement.