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Transcript, Algorithmic Bias: Better Policy and Practice for Civil Society

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On October 1, 2018, Lucy Bernholz, Director of the Digital Civil Society Lab, was joined by author of Automating Inequality, Virginia Eubanks, Rashida Richardson of AI Now Institute, and Di Luong of Media Mobilizing Project to discuss the growing use of algorithms in our communities and how civil society organizations can work toward better policy for predictive technologies. Below is the full transcript. You can download the transcript PDF…

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Giving Day Technology: Making Good on the Big Day and Beyond

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Updated: Follow this link to check out highlights from our Giving Day Tech virtual roundtable and download the podcast! You’re invited! On Thursday, July 21 at 10am PDT, Markets for Good will host the next virtual roundtable in our Give Day Lessons summer series: Giving Day Technology: Making Good on the Big Day and Beyond. Representatives from five online fundraising platforms and technology consultants will join moderator Andrew Means…

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Transcript, The Internet of Things: Risks and Rewards of a Connected Future

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On July 11, 2018, Lucy Bernholz, Director of the Digital Civil Society Lab, was joined by Robin Wilton of Internet Society, Sona Shah of Neopenda, and Amy Sample Ward of NTEN to discuss the current state of IoT among nonprofits and how it has sparked a new era of social impact. Below is the full transcript. You can download the transcript PDF here and listen to the conversation by using the audio player below or by visiting the Digital Impact…

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Giving Day Advice: Prepare, Learn, and Share

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After listening to Markets for Good’s Virtual Roundtable “ Giving Day Technology: Making Good on the Big Day and Beyond ,” the big takeaway for giving day hosts, platforms, and participating nonprofits is to be prepared when technology fails — but also learn from every experience and share it with peers. Let’s look at what a number of leaders and practitioners in the field are doing to be ready when inevitable challenges arise. Conduct…

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Give Day Lessons: A Look Back at Give Local America

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Updated: Follow this link to check out highlights from our Giving Day Fail virtual roundtable and download the podcast! Join us at 10 am PDT on Thursday, June 9th for the MFG virtual roundtable,”Giving Day Fail: Lessons for Digital Infrastructure,” when moderator Andrew Means and panelists Asha Curran, Priscilla Enriquez, and Beth Kanter will dissect the Give Local America Day tech failure and the lessons learned for leveraging…

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Beyond the Dollars: Giving Days & Digital Data

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Updated: Follow this link to check out highlights from the Beyond the Dollars roundtable and download the podcast! Join us for a discussion of giving days that goes beyond the dollars! Markets for Good is thrilled to partner with Knight Foundation to host a virtual roundtable discussion examining key findings from Knight’s new report, Beyond the Dollars: The Long-Term Value of Giving Days for Community Foundations, released August 10….

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Giving Day Fail: Lessons for Digital Infrastructure

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Updated: Follow this link to check out highlights from our Giving Day Fail virtual roundtable and download the podcast! Join us! On Thursday, June 9th at 10am PDT, Markets for Good is hosting Giving Day Fail: Lessons for Digital Infrastructure, a live virtual roundtable on the lessons learned from the Kimbia Giving Day tech failure and next steps for ensuring successful giving days and other tech-driven fundraising campaigns. This is an…

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#GivingTuesday: An Open-Source Philanthropic Movement

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Updated: Follow this link to check out highlights from the #GivingTuesday roundtable and download the podcast! Markets for Good is delighted to partner with the Belfer Center for Innovation & Social Impact at 92nd Street Y to host a virtual roundtable discussion examining #GivingTuesday as a model for “open-source” philanthropy. Panelists will discuss the role of technology, resource-sharing, and collaboration in the growth of this global…

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The Data Playbook: Data Practices for Purpose-Driven Work

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Updated: Follow this link to check out highlights from the Data Playbook roundtable and listen to the podcast! Markets for Good is delighted to partner with the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation to host a virtual roundtable discussion on the Data Playbook, a new practical guide for putting data to work in the social sector. Our expert panel will discuss how social sector organizations can use data to measure and communicate their…

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Digital Security for Civil Society

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Updated: Follow this link to check out highlights from the Digital Security roundtable and listen to the podcast! Data is an asset – and a liability. What are you doing to protect yours? Join our virtual roundtable to learn how you can make digital security an essential component of your nonprofit’s data strategy. Lucy Bernholz, director of the Digital Civil Society Lab at the Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society, will…