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Online Giving


Innovative ways to use the Internet to raise and donate money

Transform Your
Giving and Your World
Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen

Go-Getters and Givers

Giving 2.0: Transform Your Giving and Our World by Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen


All Online Giving Articles
  • Chris Hughes, Facebook’s cofounder, has created a social media platform called Jumo designed specifically for nonprofits.

    By Suzie Boss
  • Why Kiva chose to be a 501(c)(3), what this tax status buys the organization, and how being a nonprofit poses challenges.

    By Bethany Coates & Garth Saloner | 13
  • Voluntary carbon offsets allow people to invest in projects that allegedly counteract their greenhouse gas emissions. But can voluntary…

    By Matthew J. Kotchen | 6

Blog Posts

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All Online Giving Podcasts
  • Jennifer Lynn Aaker on social responsibility in daily life Jennifer Lynn Aaker discusses a repeatable method that we can follow to get people to take action, but perhaps even more important, to influence people to get others to take action as well.

    Featuring Jennifer Lynn Aaker
  • U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and Chairman of the House Committee on Education George Miller, address the NewSchools Summit 2010.

    Featuring Arne Duncan and George Miller


All Online Giving Webinars
  • #GivingTuesday is a celebratory kick-off day to the giving season. In its inaugural year last year, on #GivingTuesday online giving increased…

    Henry Timms, Aaron Sherinian, Mayur Patel, Andrea Heydlauff, & Perla Ni
  • Social media and the Internet have permanently disrupted the traditional donor-engagement process through online competitions, viral video…

    Julie Dixon & Denise Keyes