Sage Foundation offers donated licenses

Sage Foundation offers donated licenses
Successful nonprofits need more than donations - they need technological solutions to realize their vision. Sage Foundation has a passion for building opportunities in their communities and enabling social enterprises and nonprofits with software donation programmes. Whether you are just getting started or rapidly growing, Sage offers business solutions to manage your finances and people so you can focus on serving your community and running your or

How to use Hashtags on Twitter to increase engagement and visibility

How to use Hashtags on Twitter to increase engagement and visibility
Nonprofits across South Africa constantly ask us: "What is a hashtag and how do I use them on Twitter, effectively?"  We have decided to start a video tutorial series that will help you as a Nonprofit Organisation gain tech insights / techniques and encourage you to send us tutorial suggestions in the comments below. To begin the series, here are our top hashtag techniques to use on Twitter to increase your Nonprofit account visibility and engagement...

Free Stock Image Sources

Free Stock Image Sources
For those of you that have attended our NPO Social Media Marketing Bootcamps, you will know that I speak about the use of high quality Images in your Social Media Content Creation Strategy at length. You will also know that we are a Nonprofit Organisation and sometimes don't have the time (or budget) to hire a Photographer for a custom styled photo shoot to build up our own branded library of Images. Here is my go-to list of the Top Stock Image Sources

#16daysofactivism [TechTip] – Games that help Teenagers understand the risks associated to dating

#16daysofactivism [TechTip] – Games that help Teenagers understand the risks associated to dating
Since 2008, Jennifer Ann's Group has sponsored the Life.Love. Game Design Challenge to challenge video game designers and developers to create video games about teen dating violence. Their goal is to increase awareness about teen dating violence as well as provide educational information to help teens, tweens, and young adults identify and avoid abusive relationships. Here are some of their top Games (available on browser and mobile app) for Teens to pl...

16 Days of Activism Hashtags

16 Days of Activism Hashtags
The 16 Days of Activism to end Gender Based Violence campaign starts on the 25th November 2017. If you are planning on using Social Media Marketing to help raise awareness during 16 Days, here are the top hashtags to use: #16ways16days #16daysofactivism #endvaw #orangetheworld #gbv #16days #genderequality #genderbasedviolence #GE4Us #EndViolence WHAT IS THE 16 DAYS ACTIVISM? - Written by Parliament Of The Republic Of South Af...

SAGE FOUNDATION: Introducing The Enterprise Fund

SAGE FOUNDATION: Introducing The Enterprise Fund
Grassroots charities: they may be small, but they are mighty. Can one small group of people with one brilliant idea have the power to change the world? At Sage, we certainly think so. That’s why we have opened the second round of funding from our Enterprise Fund. We are looking for new or recently piloted, enterprising ideas to help improve the lives of either: military veterans, young people or women and girls in our local communities where we operate ar

November 2017 Cape Town Nonprofit Social Media Marketing Bootcamp Recap

November 2017 Cape Town Nonprofit Social Media Marketing Bootcamp Recap
Thank you to all Nonprofits that joined us at our Cape Town Nonprofit Social Media Marketing Bootcamp on the 22nd November 2017! We had the pleasure of teaching Social Media newcomers and pros new strategies and techniques! Here are some of their posts: Out at the Phambano Social Media training today, so informative! #NPTECH #TECH4GOOD #PHAMBANOTECH pic.twitter.com/DMZbrrQjQZ — BiblionefSouthAfrica (@biblionefsa) November 22, 2017 Thank you @Sc...

Event: Nonprofit Social Media Marketing Bootcamp | Port Elizabeth | 18 December 2017

Event: Nonprofit Social Media Marketing Bootcamp | Port Elizabeth | 18 December 2017
Join us, on the 18th December 2017 for our Port Elizabeth Nonprofit Social Media Marketing Bootcamp! Who should attend: Port Elizabeth based Nonprofit Representatives Port Elizabeth based Nonprofit Marketing Managers Bootcamp details:  18 December 2017 NMB SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY CENTRE FACILITIES R50 per delegate Seating is limited, bookings are essential Practical Assignments will be given to delegates to go home with WIFI an

Event: Nonprofit Social Media Marketing Bootcamp | Johannesburg | 7 December 2017

Event: Nonprofit Social Media Marketing Bootcamp | Johannesburg | 7 December 2017
Join us, on the 7th December 2017 for our Johannesburg Nonprofit Social Media Marketing Bootcamp! Who should attend: Johannesburg based Nonprofit Representatives Johannesburg based Nonprofit Marketing Managers Bootcamp details:  7 December 2017 Johannesburg Children's Home R50 per delegate Seating is limited, bookings are essential Practical Assignments will be given to delegates to go home with WIFI and Stationery will be p

Free E-Courses for Nonprofits

Free E-Courses for Nonprofits
If you are a Fundraiser wanting to up-skill yourself, here is my bumper list of Free E-Courses: (Some of these Courses change as various Platforms update, usually the owners will provide resource links to allow you to download the courses)  SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING: Digital Skills for Africa - Google Digital Garage 7 Day Instagram E-Course by Alex Tooby Facebook SOS by Kitz & Co Media Irresistible Instagram Challenge by Wonderfelle Worl