Jocelyn Wyatt IDEO.org

Jocelyn Wyatt of IDEO.org advises the Fast Forward tech nonprofits

Jocelyn Wyatt, Executive Director of IDEO.org, told the Fast Forward cohort and Blackrock attendees about her history in the social innovation and international development space, and about how she formed IDEO.org in 2011. IDEO.org applies human centered design to tackle poverty alleviation challenges around the

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Waste Time

Fundraising efficiency: don’t waste your time

Some simple math can help nonprofits increase fundraising efficiency and decide whether pursuing certain fundraising opportunities is worth it, according to Wen-Chih O’Connell from the Silicon Valley Community Foundation and Jessamyn Shams-Lau from the Peery Foundation, who recently spoke to our teams about fundraising from

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Chase Adam Watsi

Chase Adam: One leader in the tech nonprofit ecosystem

Chase Adam, founder of Watsi (a tech nonprofit that has crowdsourced healthcare funding for over 4,500 patients in 20 countries) stopped by the Fast Forward accelerator yesterday. Chase gave candid, off-the-record advice from one tech nonprofit to another, and we love that Chase is helping grow the community of

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Last night, after dinner, Fast Forward had the pleasure to welcome Oliver Hurst-Hiller, Chief Technology Offier of DonorsChoose.org. DonorsChoose.org is an exemplar tech nonprofit that many startups hope to become. With $330M in donations from 1.7M people, an astounding 60% of American schools have hosted projects

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