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Funding Technology Projects

Fundraising, Nonprofit, Technology

The unfortunate reality of technology funding is this: There is no magical technology funder out there. So when you hire a new employee, you’re on your own to find a computer for them, and all the software for it and licenses for any databases or systems you use, and those costs add up quickly. To fund such technology, you need to be creative and look beyond foundation support. How can you reduce technology costs and raise technology money at the same time? 
Just as there’s no magical technology funder, there’s no silver funding bullet, either. But there are a couple of steps you can take to help. Let’s look at them one at a time.

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From Like to Love: Developing An Online Engagement Strategy

Engagement, Nonprofit, Technology

The numbers are important—likes, follows, retweets all show that your audience is paying attention—but it’s easy to fall into the trap of thinking that numbers are the goal when what you really want is bigger. Engagement—interaction that is meaningful and furthers your organization’s impact—is what your communications need to deliver.

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