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Miriam Young

Miriam is the Communications Specialist at DataKind, a nonprofit that harnesses the power of data science in the service of humanity, and has spent her career promoting the pro bono movement, bringing business, technology and social sector experts together to change the world. Previously working at NPower and the Taproot Foundation, Miriam began her career as an AmeriCorps volunteer herself and continues to be inspired by the thousands of professionals that donate their time and talent to make the world better.

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Using Data to Drive Donations

  Online crowdfunding is becoming an increasingly popular way for nonprofits to reach new donors and enhance fundraising efforts. This exciting format brings with it new opportunities, but also questions about how best to take advantage to raise awareness and important funds for their cause.   Since 2002, the nonprofit GlobalGiving—a global crowdfunding community for nonprofits—has helped […]

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