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Protect your nonprofit from cyber attacks

May 17, 2017
Nonprofits are at great risk of cyber attacks like the WannaCry ransomware attack, which infected more than 200,000 computers last week. Get the 4-1-1 about internet security from a nonprofit expert.

18NTC Session Proposals: Updates & Changes

May 16, 2017
It’s that time of year again when we start talking about proposals for the next Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC). We've been gathering feedback over the past few years and have some updates to share, including a revamped timeline.
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How to create a peer-to-peer fundraising campaign on Facebook

May 11, 2017
5 quick steps to empowering your supporters to fundraise for your nonprofit.

Remembering Marc Osten: Nonprofit technology activist and early NTEN board member

May 4, 2017
A tribute to Marc Osten, founding NTEN board member, with remembrances from the nonprofit tech community.
Two men talking at the 2017 Nonprofit Technology Conference.

Your digital strategy is not optional

May 1, 2017
Your organization’s website is at the crux of how people relate to your organization and its work. When something is wrong, it hurts your ability to attract, engage, and convert the people you need.

5 Membership Software Features You Absolutely Need

April 26, 2017
Membership management software equips organizations with tools to streamline their membership efforts. Learn which software features are a must-have.

12 tips for engaging pro bono volunteers

April 24, 2017
In many nonprofit organizations, especially smaller ones, the staff are generalists: good at wearing many hats, and responding to the myriad needs of programs, clients and constituents. But imagine: What you could accomplish if you weren’t limited to the time and talent of paid staff?

IT security: a Q&A with expert Leon Wilson

April 19, 2017
What is IT security, exactly, and what's the worst that can happen? Most pressingly: How can often cash-strapped nonprofit organizations keep their information—and their clients' or donors' information—safe and sound? IT expert Leon Wilson answers some questions.

Refurbished technology: an insider’s guide

April 18, 2017
There is a way to connect clients to the digital tools they need without spending thousands of dollars on new technology. Tech refurbishers—often nonprofits themselves—are repurposing unwanted electronics for digital inclusion programs, aiming to lower the cost to clients and curb the environmental impact of e-waste.

Celebrate the Leading Lights in Nonprofit Tech

April 7, 2017
The NTEN community recognizes these individuals and organizations, whose contributions demonstrate a passion and dedication to the role that nonprofit technology plays in making the world a better place.