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GDPR One Year Later, Part 2

https://media.blubrry.com/podcast_markets_for_good/p/digitalimpact.io/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GDPR-retro-ep-2_mixdown-FINAL.mp3 Digital Impact 4Q4 Podcast: GDPR One Year Later, Part 2 SUBSCRIBE TO THIS PODCAST ON iTUNES. 00:00 CHRIS DELATORRE: This is Digital impact. I’m Chris Delatorre. HEATHER NOELLE ROBINSON: And I’m Heather Noelle Robinson. CHRIS DELATORRE: This is the second part of a special miniseries on the European General…

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Data Labs: Improving Access to Government Data

The Data Labs project led by New Philanthropy Capital and the Governance Lab aims to make government administrative data more transparent, so that nonprofits can better understand the impact of their services on beneficiaries. Governments collect and store massive amounts of data about a wide range of issues. Nonprofits often…

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The Data Culture Project: Building Data Capacity with Confidence

   Many organizations struggle to find ways to build capacity to work with data. Learning to work with data is like learning a new language; immersing yourself in the culture brings the best results. But trying to build a data culture can be a lonely effort in organizations…

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Beyond the Dollars: Giving Days & Digital Data

Listen to Andrew Means, Lilly Weinberg, Mike Berkowitz, Victoria Fear, and Jeannie Howell discuss how community foundations and nonprofits can approach giving days as an opportunity to build their data, digital skills, and organizational capacity. As part of our Give Day Lessons series, Markets for Good partnered with Knight Foundation…

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Closing Civic Space in the Digital Age

 Civic spaces are closing around the world. Digital data and infrastructure are playing an increasing role in this trend, as they reshape the foundation and boundaries of civic spaces, and create new digital dependencies and vulnerabilities for nonprofits, foundations, activists, journalists, and others agents of civil society. Digital Impact…

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Community Insights: Andrew Means

The Markets for Good Initiative began with our vision, where we imagined a social sector powered by information. Our aim is to be a resource, and help facilitate a community in which we share information to inspire others, with the ultimate goal of upgrading the information infrastructure for social change.…

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Meeting the Challenge of Impact Evaluation 

https://media.blubrry.com/podcast_markets_for_good/p/digitalimpact.io/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/19_05-4Q4-Nick-Hamlin_mixdown_FINAL.mp3 Digital Impact 4Q4 Podcast: Nick Hamlin on Impact Evaluation SUBSCRIBE TO THIS PODCAST ON iTUNES. 00:00 CHRIS DELATORRE: Welcome to Digital Impact 4Q4, I’m Chris Delatorre. Today’s four questions are for Nick Hamlin, Data Scientist at GlobalGiving. The member organization has put itself under the microscope with...

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Mark Surman on the NetGain Partnership

DIGITAL IMPACT: What is the Netgain Partnership? Who is involved? MARK SURMAN: The NetGain Partnership is a coalition of some of the world’s leading nonprofits: Ford Foundation, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Open Society Foundations, and Mozilla Foundation. We’re a diverse…

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Internet Health: A Checkup for Civil Society

Listen to Lucy Bernholz, Solana Larsen, Dhanaraj Thakur, and Jessica Feldman discuss how we can define, measure, and foster a healthy internet for civil society. Shaped by technology, policy, commerce, culture and a host of other influences, the internet is a dynamic and diverse digital ecosystem whose increasing indispensability presents…

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When Choosing Digital Tools, Consider Context

https://media.blubrry.com/podcast_markets_for_good/p/digitalimpact.io/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/4Q4-Laura-Guzman-The-Engine-Room-0819-FINAL.mp3 Digital Impact 4Q4 Podcast: Laura Guzman on Choosing Digital Tools SUBSCRIBE TO THIS PODCAST ON iTUNES. 00:00 CHRIS DELATORRE: This is Digital Impact 4Q4, I’m Chris Delatorre. Laura Guzman manages communications for The Engine Room, an organization that helps the social sector make the most of data techn...

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