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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 hosted…

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Predict-a-palooza: Civil Society Forecast 2018

Civil society—our shared space and work for the public good—faces startling new pressures and possibilities in this dynamic, digital age. What trends, issues, and challenges will shape or shake up civil society in 2018? We kicked off the new year with a virtual roundtable to share our predictions, including insights…

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Beyond the Dollars: Giving Days & Digital Data

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…

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

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…

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Giving Day Fail: Lessons for Digital Infrastructure

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…

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Internet Health: A Checkup for Civil Society

Featured Speakers SOLANA LARSEN Editor of Mozilla's Internet Health Report DHANARAJ THAKUR Senior Research Manager at the Alliance for Affordable Internet and the World Wide Web Foundation JESSICA FELDMAN Media theorist, artist, and Postdoctoral Fellow at the Digital Civil Society Lab LUCY BERNHOLZ Senior Research Scholar at the Stanford Center…

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

Listen to Andrew Means, Lori Finch, Jamie McDonald, Charlie Mulligan, and Charles “Chic” Naumer discuss online fundraising platforms, giving day lessons, and the future of digital philanthropy. The tech failure that caused massive disruption of the national Give Local America Day fundraising campaign in May 2016 raised many questions for…

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The Data Playbook: Data Practices for Purpose-Driven Work

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…

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The Data Playbook: Data Practices for Purpose-Driven Work

Listen to Andrew Means, Jacob Harold, Beth Kanter, and Rella Kaplowitz dig into the Data Playbook to share strategies and insights for using data to drive social sector impact. Markets for Good partnered with the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation to host a virtual roundtable discussion on the Data…

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The Open 990 and US Nonprofits

Featured Speakers CINTHIA SCHUMAN OTTINGER NPO Data Project & Deputy Director for Philanthropy Programs, Aspen Institute Philanthropy & Social Innovation Program DAVID BORENSTEIN Director of data science at Charity Navigator BETH SIMONE NOVECK Director of The GovLab, professor at NYU & former director & U.S. Deputy CTO for the White…

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