Dropbox Foundation Announces Funds for 4 Charities!

The Dropbox Foundation has announced funds to the UK-based charity and to the Irish humanitarian crisis charity Goal, the San Francisco youth charity Larkin Street Youth Services and Witness, a New York organisation that uses video and technology to help global activists document human rights abuses. Each charity partner will also be given support from Dropbox volunteers with skills that match each organisation’s needs, such as financial modelling, improving data security or … [Read more...]

How to develop a Budget for your Project Proposal?

Developing budgets for your project or for even your organization is one of the most time-consuming tasks. Often we think that a budget is a simple format attached to a project proposal and you need to fill it according to the activities and strategies proposed in the project. However, when you start opening up a proposal backwards, you will realize that the budget is a critical component of the project. We have decided to develop a project proposal because we have understood and realized that … [Read more...]

Apply for 2016 GlobalGiving Accelerator: Maximize Your Online Fundraising Potential

Deadline: 1 August 2016 GlobalGiving is now accepting applications from qualified nonprofits for the September 2016 GlobalGiving Accelerator. The participants, through the Accelerator training curriculum, will learn how to maximize their online fundraising potential. The GlobalGiving Accelerator happens during a specific period of time. Following an optional two-week training curriculum, participating organizations must raise at least $5,000 total from a minimum of 40 different donors in order … [Read more...]

How can NGOs participate in Crowdfunding?

As the name suggests, crowdfunding is a way of raising funds (funding) from a large number of donors (crowd) by mediums like internet, social media and mobile phones. Lot of social enterprises, start-ups, and even nonprofits are successfully raising funds by doing crowdfunding campaigns. How NGOs can make their crowdfunding plan and how to actually implement it, here is a short and simple guide about the process and steps to plan one: Planning the campaign: Every successful activity has … [Read more...]

What is Succession Planning and Why is it Important for Your NGO?

Non-profits have so much to worry about these days, like finding funds, acquiring and retaining donors, core work, projects and activities. Being occupied with so many things at once does not let the non-profit organizations ‘think’ like an organization sometimes. People working at non-profits end up feeling that they have much more to look for outside the organization, rather than inside it. Management pioneers have stressed on the need to develop strategic thinking, developing and nurturing … [Read more...]

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