Nonprofits Will Get Tech Advice, Tools to Better Serve Charlotte
“Nonprofit leaders are the most passionate, creative, and informed people tackling our community’s toughest challenges,” said Chris Meade, NPower’s executive director. “They deserve the best tools and technology to serve our community.”
The Powered By NPower Community Technology Initiative will include:
* IT Forums – Tech Seminars led by local experts focusing on the tools nonprofits need to more efficiently serve
* Collaborative Work Groups – Work teams of local organizations that will develop technology solutions to address common problems shared by nonprofits;
* Tech Help Scholarships – Funding in the form of scholarships to help non-profits stabilize and maintain their IT infrastructure, so that they can focus on serving their clients.
NPower also will strive to ensure agencies have compatible software so that they can more easily work on joint projects.
“Technology can truly transform an organization’s efficiency and ability to effect change,” Susan Patterson, Knight Foundation’s
Since its founding in 2003, NPower Charlotte Region has served more than five dozen agencies and raised more than $3.5 million in cash and in-kind technology donations for greater
About NPower Charlotte Region
NPower Charlotte Region is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit technology consultancy that works exclusively with 501(c)(3) organizations. NPower Charlotte Region is part of the national NPower network and serves the 14 county region surrounding
About the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation promotes excellence in journalism worldwide and invests in the vitality of the