Your #Tech4Good Events Calendar for January 2017

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Start 2017 by Building Your Tech Skills and Community

Chimp crew at the NGO Ho Ho photo booth

TechSoup's NetSquared community is hosting free monthly technology meetups in 74 cities globally, but with more than 39,000 members it can be hard to get a sense of the community's needs. That's why we do an annual survey of our members -- because our local volunteers are always striving to figure out how they can help your nonprofit use technology to do more good.

Why Are You a NetSquared Member?

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We asked NetSquared members why they attend our meetup events. The top options were:

  • To be a part of a larger nonprofit community/networking
  • To learn how I can apply technology to my cause or organization
  • To learn about specific topics of interest

This is a very useful reminder that you attend NetSquared events to develop relationships and trust networks with your fellow nonprofit techies.

We also learned that:

  • Most NetSquared participants come from small "startup" nonprofits with no budget and no staff. They come to us looking for practical tips and a supportive community.
  • The top three technology challenges for respondents are building websites, managing data, and fundraising.
  • Participants find NetSquared valuable because it helps them make connections that help them do their job better, make better IT decisions, and increase their productivity.

You can discover more about the NetSquared community by reviewing the responses on the NetSquared blog. Or, better still, why don't you join us at our next event?

Find Your Closest NetSquared Group

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Being a NetSquared organizer isn't an exclusive club - anyone is welcome to join! Discover the benefits of being a group leader and apply to join.

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Upcoming Events

Every month our global network of community organizers host Tech4Good events in more than 70 cities. Join us!

This roundup of face-to-face nonprofit tech events includes meetups from NetSquared, NTEN's Tech Clubs and HandsOn Tech. If you're holding monthly events gathering the #nptech community let me know and I'll include you in the next community calendar, or apply today to start your own NetSquared group.

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North America

Monday, January 2, 2017

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Friday, January 6, 2017

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Friday, January 13, 2017

Saturday, January 14, 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Friday, February 3, 2017

Monday, February 6, 2017

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Wednesday, February 15, 2017


Sunday, January 1, 2017

Sunday, January 8, 2017

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Sunday, January 22, 2017

Sunday, January 29, 2017

Sunday, February 5, 2017

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Sunday, February 12, 2017


Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Friday, February 10, 2017

Wednesday, February 15, 2017


Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Photo Credits: Chimp crew at the NGO Ho Ho photo booth: Noah Ferguson via NetSquared / CC BY 2.0