Organization-Strengthening Resources: Technology

Alchemy Tech                                                                                                   Deadline: January 8-29, 2019
The Annenberg Foundation                                                                         Program: March-Sept.; Sept.–March
FREE                                                                                                                      Course
6-month technology capacity building program, online & in-person; learn tech best practices, get guidance, & work on a specific self-identified tech project; subsidized conference attendance, online training with homework & final project proposal, 2 full-day in-person workshops.
Req’d: Alchemy + alumni organizations; online application.

How to Get Your Technology Project Funded                                      Deadline: 11.28.18
Idealware                                                                                                            Program: 11.29.18, 12.6.18, 12.13.18
$120                                                                                                                     Online course
3-session online course will provide tools & knowledge to find the right funding source & develop a successful proposal for a technology project. Foundation program officers will answer questions in real time.

Idealware                                                                                                                                           FREE & LOW-COST
Idealware helps nonprofits make smart technology decisions by providing thoroughly researched, impartial, accessible resources about technology: articles, reports, webinars, & courses.

Tactical Tech Planning for Nonprofits                                                                                    $60
5-session recorded online course from Idealware. Guides nonprofits in determining their critical technology needs & developing practical plans for improving technology infrastructure.
TechSoup                                                                                                                                            FREE & LOW-COST
TechSoup’s free membership program for nonprofits offers access to discounted software & hardware. They also offer articles, guides, courses/webinars, digital storytelling resources, cloud support, consulting, & managed IT services.