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Giving Tuesday Owes Success to Twitter

Donors know that if they are looking for a charity to support on Giving Tuesday that Twitter is the place to find one, reports Forbes. 

#GivingTuesday is upon us, and after an exhausting long weekend of holiday spending, millions of donors will be looking to social media for worthy causes to support.


Harnessing the Power of Giving Tuesday

According to Peninsula Daily News, over 40 local nonprofits have teamed up to run the #ClallamGives campaign during #GivingTuesday.

The Olympic Peninsula Nonprofit Alliance, an organization for more than 40 local nonprofits, looks to raise funds for those groups with the #ClallamGives fundraiser, set to run in parallel with a national giving event Tuesday. 


Nonprofit Teaches Teens and Helps Local Nonprofits

Milwaukee nonprofit Code the Way teaches teens coding and software development while having them work on tech projects for area nonprofits, reports Milwaukee Business Times. 

When he’s not running his own startup, Brad Zepecki, president and chief executive officer of Octavian Technology Group, leads a nonprofit organization that trains high school students in software development while providing area nonprofits with free technology services.


Pushpay Updates Its Product Offering

Pushpay is offering additional donor development tools to its product, reports NBC Right Now.

Pushpay Holdings Limited (NZSX:PPH, ASX:PPH, 'Pushpay' or 'the Company'), the leading payments and engagement provider to the US faith sector, today announces its fall product update, which includes donor development tools and insights to help its more than 7,900 customers increase participation and deepen connections within their community.


Operation Santa Goes Digital

This year the U.S. Postal Services  Operation Santa will be available online, reports GMA. 

If you're looking to lend St. Nick a helping hand from the comfort of your own home this Christmas, look no further because the U.S. Postal Service's annual "Operation Santa" program is online. 


New Giving Platform Secures Funding

Give InKind, a startup platform that coordinates a variety of giving options from cash to Lyft credits, recieved $1.5 million in seed funding, reports Tech Crunch.

Helping out a friend in need online can be surprisingly difficult. While giving cash is easy enough, that’s often not what people need most — so Give InKind aims to be the platform where you can do a lot more than write a check


Giving Education a Better Infrastructure

Team4Tech helps education nonprofits from around the world improve their in infrastructure, reports Silicon Valley Business Journal.

Leadership requires flexibility, openness — and creativity.

Lots of creativity


Should a Nonprofit be Tech Fluent

According to Forbes,  lack of ‘tech fluency’ could be holding many nonprofits back. 

It is often said that every company is a technology company; is every nonprofit a technology organization?


Tech Nonprofit Promotes Ethical Hacking

Technology nonprofit, Mid-Atlantic Gigabit Innovation Collaboratory hosted a virtual capture the flag for students interested in cybersecurity, reports Baltimore Sun. The exercise promotes ethical hacking. 


Focus on Keeping Donor Data Safe

According to the Nonprofit Times, nonprofits need to increase their awareness of cyber security threats. In addition, they need to be proactive about preventing security breaches. 

Imagine if you will, someone sitting in a room in an undisclosed city who sends your charity $1 on a credit card. All of a sudden all of your donor data is on the dark web. This is not an episode of “The Twilight Zone.” It happens every day in fundraising offices around the world.


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