What are the latest tech trends and what does it mean for your nonprofit?
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Coming in 2013...

We listened to what you had to say, and are happy to announce that we've been able to make many changes in 2012, and have more planned! What you can expect in 2013:

  • Expansion of eligibility to nonprofits
  • A new website
  • Increased French support
  • NGOSource, a new program making it easier for US foundations to give to Canadian organizations

>> Read more

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Tech Trends for 2013

Windows 8 on different devicesWith everyone buying smartphones and tablets and more services going online, you might be wondering how this all relates back to your nonprofit? Here are 5 big trends that you should be aware of:

  • Your data is available no matter which device you are on
  • Objects and appliances are connected to the Internet
  • Fundraising is mobile and crowdsourced
  • 3D printing is becoming mainstream
  • Greater variety of ways to interact with your computer - touch, voice, mind and wearable computing

>> Read more

What do you want to learn about in 2013? Let us know in our 4-question survey

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Boost Your Fundraising Efforts with GrantStation!

grantstation Finding the right grant for your cause is hard - but there are tools to help! GrantStation connects you to thousands of grantmakers in Canada and another five hundred grantmakers that provide support globally. A membership also provides tips and tools on how to find and apply for grants.

Coming Soon... A Special Offer
On February 12 and 13 GrantStation is offering a one-year membership for only $102 (more than $200 off the regular discount fee) or a two-year membership for only $185. This is a big discount from the retail price ($699 - $1,258).

>> Learn more about this special offer

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Online discussions on platforms such as Facebook and LinkedIn. You don't need to be a member of these platforms to read the discussion, but you do if you would like to participate!

Storing/archiving photos and videos in the cloud

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Event iconEvents & Webinars

Upcoming events & webinars from TechSoup Canada and other nonprofit tech capacity builders. All are free or for a small donation unless otherwise noted.

JAN 18 TechSoup.org WebinarWhy Research Matters to Grantseekers
11:00 am PST, online
 
JAN 23 CiviCRM Day: CiviCRM Toronto Meetup
7:00-9:00 pm EST, Toronto
 
JAN 24 NTEN Webinar: Best Practices for Data Visualization
11:00 am PST, online
 
FEB 05 Net Tuesday Vancouver: Visualizing data using maps and other tools
5:30 - 7:30 pm PST, Vancouver
 
FEB 12 Toronto Net Tuesday: Digital Storytelling
5:30 - 7:30 pm EST, Toronto and online
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FEB 19 NetSquared Fraser Valley: Analytics (Google, KISS Metrics etc.) for nonprofits
7:00 - 9:00 pm PST, Abbotsford, BC
 
Special Offer Coming Soon!

For two days only, February 12 and 13, you can get GrantStation for only $102 (a $200 savings!) 
Learn more...

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