As part of our work as field evaluators with Global Giving UK, we were tasked to fundraise £650 to cover the cost of our training. But as with most things on the Field Evaluation Programme, this was not seen as a mere contribution, but a challenge and learning experience in itself – helping us to better understand the process charity fundraisers go through every day. 708 more words
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A GlobalGiving, organização americana sem fins lucrativos constituída como uma plataforma online de de captação de recursos (crowdfunding), está recebendo inscrições de organizações que queiram captar globalmente a partir de sua plataforma. 140 more words
The notion that small is beautiful crosses ideological lines. E.F. Schumacher’s 1973 classic, Small is Beautiful: A Study of Economics As If People Mattered, which was shaped by Buddhist thought and the environmental movement, helped brings us farmer’s markets, tiny houses and anti-globalization activism. 1,018 more words
Help Launch 4 Early Childhood Development Schools 282 more words
In the rural areas surrounding Cusco, approximately 50% of children under 5 suffer from anemia. This month on GlobalGiving, we’re fundraising for our Promotora Program, which trains promotoras to address the underlying issues that cause anemia and other health conditions in 13 often-neglected villages near the tourist hotspots of the Peruvian Andes. 298 more words
Rising to a challenge, my first blog post is actually a repost from the SSHRC (Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada).
I was asked to communicate my research in a video in 3 minutes or less. 532 more words
LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — As images of Nepal’s devastating earthquake flooded the news the past few weeks, many wonder how they can help.
A local group of craft beer bloggers has answered that call with a pub crawl. 202 more words