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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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