headspace Australia Wins the Show Us Where You Work Facebook Contest

Thank you to all the Australia and New Zealand nonprofits that entered our Show Us Where You Work Facebook Contest! We were impressed with all the photo entries that showed a wide range of places and ways that you make things happen for the beneficiaries of your services. Even more importantly, we love the work…


Microsoft’s “Show Us Where You Work!” Facebook Contest for Australia and New Zealand nonprofits

Calling all eligible nonprofits in Australia or New Zealand! Want to learn how to improve your nonprofit’s social media presence? Enter the Show Us Where You Work! Facebook Contest to stand a chance to win an Extensive Social Media Consultation (valued at USD$5,000) for your nonprofit with Heather Mansfield of Nonprofit Tech for Good. To…


How Nonprofit Executive Staff Can Ensure Social Media Success

Free Webinar!Wednesday, 10 December, 11:00 am – 12:15 pm (Australia EST) Register now! The rise of social media has profoundly changed the way nonprofits communicate with their donors and supporters, yet most nonprofits do not have a written social media strategy and even fewer have invested the financial resources necessary to be successful on the Social Web….


The Math and Science of Social Media: 20 Tips and Tricks for Nonprofits

Free Webinar! Wednesday, 26 November, 11:00 am – 12:15 pm (Australia EST) Register now!ORWednesday, 3 December, 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm (Australia EST) Register now! More than a decade into the Social Web, mathematicians and social scientists have had ample time to study how, when and why online individuals engage with nonprofits on social networks…


Tech4Good Webinar Series: 15 Useful Social Media Tips & Tricks for Nonprofits

  Join us for this FREE webinar on social media, Thursday, 26 June 2014, at 10:00 AM (Singapore time). Register today! Now a decade into the Social Web, mathematicians and social scientists have had ample time to study how, when and why online individuals engage with brands on social networks such as Facebook, Twitter and…


Nonprofits' Use of Social Media in Asia Pacific: Interview with Heather Mansfield, Part 3 of 3

This is the final part of 3-part interview series on social media, nonprofits and Asia Pacific. Microsoft Corporate Citizenship caught up with Heather Mansfield, Principal Blogger of Nonprofit Tech for Good, while in Melbourne, Australia, to get her perspectives on social media and advice for nonprofits in Asia Pacific. To find out more about Microsoft’s…

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Nonprofits' Use of Social Media in Asia Pacific: Interview with Heather Mansfield, Part 2 of 3

This is the 2nd part of 3-part interview series on social media, nonprofits and Asia Pacific. Microsoft Corporate Citizenship caught up with Heather Mansfield, Principal Blogger of Nonprofit Tech for Good, while in Melbourne, Australia, to get her perspectives on social media and advice for nonprofits in Asia Pacific. As part of our Technology for Good…


Incubating High-tech Talent in New Zealand

This post is part of a series spotlighting Asia Pacific nonprofit organisations that have incorporated a thorough understanding of technology and education into their learning programmes for youth. These organisations attended Microsoft’s Tech4Good Summit (12-13 February 2014) in Singapore. In 2012, New Zealand’s high-tech industry contributed more than US$2 billion in exports, and is seen…


YouthSpark – Engaging Youth, Empowering Minds, Enriching Lives

Through our YouthSpark initiative, Microsoft is committed to empowering 300 million young people with opportunities for education, employment, and entrepreneurship. This post is part of a series spotlighting Asia Pacific nonprofit organisations that have incorporated a thorough understanding of technology and education into their learning programmes for youth. These organisations attended Microsoft’s Tech4Good Summit (12-13 February…


Nonprofits' Use of Social Media in Asia Pacific: Interview with Heather Mansfield, Part 1 of 3

Microsoft Corporate Citizenship caught up with Heather Mansfield, Principal Blogger of Nonprofit Tech For Good in Melbourne, Australia to get her perspectives on social media and advice for nonprofits in Asia Pacific.  As part of its Technology for Good programming in Asia Pacific, Microsoft hosts social media workshops for the nonprofit sector.  To read about past events,…