Topic: NTEN News

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A first-timer’s guide to enjoying the 2018 Nonprofit Technology Conference

March 7, 2018
Thinking back to my first time at the NTC, I remember being in a state of ecstasy and overwhelm for much of the event. So many like-minded people! So many exhibitors! So many breakout sessions! There was so much to see and do, it felt nearly impossible to absorb it all. I left energized but exhausted. I've learned a few things in the decade since of attending this conference and have some tips to share.

Let’s read 18NTC keynote presenter Luvvie Ajayi’s book together

February 23, 2018
Let’s read 18NTC keynote presenter Luvvie Ajayi’s book, I’M JUDGING YOU: The Do-Better Manual, together. A dynamic and humorous speaker known for her straight talk, Ajayi brings a wealth of nonprofit tech and digital strategy experience. She even presented at 11NTC!
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Extend your 18NTC experience with day-long intensives

February 2, 2018
Sometimes three days of the Nonprofit Technology Conference are just not enough. Join us for one of our four pre-conference events, focusing on Drupal, WordPress, CiviCRM, and Microsoft.
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Help us map the nonprofit digital landscape

January 31, 2018
As part of our commitment to increasing nonprofit capacity, we are mapping the landscape with our second Digital Adoption Survey. We want to know more about the way nonprofits are making decisions about technology, both inside their organizations and as part of their programs.
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New connections, friends: Volunteers share what they love about the NTC

January 29, 2018
"One of the best parts of NTC is meeting people who really understand the nature of the work you do and who share a lot of the same values as you." We talked to three previous NTC volunteers about their experience—here's what they had to say.
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Announcing the 2018 Digital Inclusion Fellows

January 8, 2018
NTEN is pleased to introduce the 2018 Digital Inclusion Fellows! These 17 emerging leaders represent the best of community and public service professionals. We are thrilled that they are joining the Fellowship to hone their skills and develop new and enhanced digital literacy programs for adults.

18NTC: What’s new and what’s making a comeback

December 12, 2017
For the 2018 Nonprofit Technology Conference, we are headed back to New Orleans for the first time in 10 years! I'm excited to see all of you there and to ensure you are just as excited about it, I'm sharing some of the conference highlights that are new or unique this year.
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Net neutrality fight enters final days (updated)

December 12, 2017
Organizations including NTEN are taking part in a day of action on December 12 to "break the internet" by spreading a message of support for net neutrality on every channel possible, so our lawmakers know there is widespread and passionate support.

Online volunteer opportunity

December 4, 2017
We’re recruiting members to join our network of fabulous volunteers who support NTEN’s online community groups!

Applications for Digital Inclusion Fellowship are open

October 30, 2017
We are excited to announce that applications are now open for the fourth cohort of the Digital Inclusion Fellowship! Nonprofit staff selected for the Fellowship will create and expand digital inclusion programs to help bring their communities online. These programs empower communities in innumerable ways: They can help parents connect with teachers, instruct job seekers on how to craft a professional resume, promote low-cost internet offers, show seniors how to video chat with family, and so much more.