NGO Newsletter June 2010

In This Issue
Top 10 NGOs who received funds in June
ConnectIT workshops
Feedback Update

News for Use

Give India Help desk
Accounts: daya@giveindia.org
Disbursements: sambhaji@giveindia.org, donation@giveindia.org
Feedback: feedback@giveindia.org
Internet/iGive: tarika@giveindia.org
Listing: listing@giveindia.org

New NGOs listed in June
CanSupport
Charutar Arogya Mandal
Integrated Rural Community Development Society
Manuvikasa
Unnati Sansthan

Donation Options can be created for amounts up to Rs.25000 now. To create any new option with a larger ticket size, please write to listing@giveindia.org

For our partner NGOs eligible to receive FCRA donations, if your FCRA Bank branch doesn't have the NEFT facility please provide us the address of the nearest ICICI Bank branch to enable NOSTRO transfer of foreign donations.

Funds available for NGOs from Paul Hamlyn Foundation.

Job Fair for People With Disabilities
Ekansh Trust, a Pune based NGO will be conducting a Job Fair for individuals and organizations in September this year. Read this link for more details.

Nasscom Foundation to gift Office 2010 to NGOs- link to an article in indiatimes.com.
To avail of this donation made through BiGTech, NGOs can register free of cost at www.BiGTech.in, Nasscom or visit BigTech page for more.

D20(Distribution 2.0) network private limited -looks for partnership with Mumbai NGOs
Provide low cost, easy to follow financial products for low income groups.  Follow this link or email Abhishek Kaushik for details.

GlobalGiving Workshop

Bill Brower of Global Giving met up with some of GiveIndia’s Bangalore based partners on 18th June. He made a presentation on online fundraising with GlobalGiving and efficient use of social media in fundraising.

NGO Fundraising Workshops 

We conducted a series of Fundraising workshop for our partner NGOs in 8 cities across India. We had 239 participants from 183 NGOs. Here’s what some of our Partner NGOs has to say.

"Learned a lot to make more effective feedbacks and clarity on donation options. Through the workshop we got face-to-face interaction with GI team.

It gives me confidence to work in our target areas and to utilize advanced technologies to report the feedbacks and to serve the beneficiaries effectively and to reach out more.

We are very thankful to GiveIndia to conduct this workshop in Hyderabad. It was very useful to us.

The presenters knew their job and did it well.

It helped improve our knowledge with GiveIndia resources; Understand GiveIndia better and tap opportunities available.

A lot to pack in and absorb but worth it. Very impactful; we are proud of our association with GiveIndia.

Content development and presentations were exemplary”.

You can view the three presentations on the following links.
Listing:http://www.slideshare.net/giveindia/listing-presentation-ngo-workshops-mayjun-2010
Feedback:http://www.slideshare.net/giveindia/feedback-presentation-ngo-workshops-jun-2010
Internet:http://www.slideshare.net/giveindia/ngo-fundraising-ppt

DO Optimization Update     

104 NGOs have successfully completed the Donation Options Optimization (DOOP) exercise so far. We will complete the task with 96 partners this year.

ConnectIT day and workshops, Orissa     

GuideStar India invites NGOs (up to 2 participants) to "ConnectIT Day", a one day free seminar organized and conducted by NASSCOM Foundation in partnership with Microsoft on 5th July, 2010 at The President, Bhubaneshwar.  The ConnectIT Workshops for Orissa are scheduled from July-September in Bhubaneshwar, Sambalpur, Rayagada and Raurkela.  Lucky prizes sponsored by BigTech and Certificate and CD user manual await the participants. For more details, visit this link. Click here to register online. Make your own arrangements for stay and travel.

Feedback Update

According to a donor survey conducted by the feedback team, photographs create a very good impact and help in donor engagement. Here are the steps to resize or compress a picture sent in the feedback report.

You need an application that compresses photos or Microsoft Office Picture Manager. Follow these steps given in the picture:
Click Start on your Tool bar
Click Programmes
Click Microsoft Office
Click Microsoft Office Tools
Click Microsoft Office Picture Manager. Paste photograph after enlarging it so that the features can be seen clearly.
Select Edit Pictures
Select Compress Pictures
Select Documents in compress for
Click Ok. Paste this photograph into feedback report.

Top 10 NGOs who received funds in June

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