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A list of some useful online resources for charities
Resources for the Voluntary Sector
This site has an excellent range of news, events and general information, but it is quite hard to use.
About.com: Technical Computer Support for NPOs
A list of useful technical links for not-for-profits
A searchable national charities database.
Institute of Fundraising
"The Institute of Fundraising promotes the highest standards of fundraising practice."
Charity Times Magazine - Research
Internet Fundraising survey results
lasa - London Advice Services Alliance. An expert resource for advisers.
A central source of help for those who work in the advice field
Cut costs and save time - get online
Some charities are still shying away from using new technology to its full potential but the benefits are there for the taking. (Guardian article)
Netting donations online
A growing number of voluntary organisations are reaping benefits from moving their fundraising activities online (Guardian)
"Something from Nothing" - How Housing Works built a state-of-the-art IT infrastructure on a shoestring budget.
The story of how New York's Housing Works built their IT infrastructure on a shoestring budget is an interesting one, but there aren't really any cost figures to back it up.
The Potential of the Internet for Non-Profit Organizations
This paper examines the concept of a digital divide faced by third sector organizations. It introduces problematic examples of Internet use by non-profits