charities

Advertising TV Views Have Been Transformed into Charity Donations

CBS network launched an initiative that rewards viewers for watching through charitable donations. But will it prove sustainable?

Innovation Gamifying Cancer Research Crowdsources the Race for the Cure

Reverse The Odds mobile game lets players analyze cancer data while playing

Gaming & Play How UNICEF used a Fake Video Game to Highlight the South Sudan Crisis

To promote awareness, UNICEF presents a violent RPG starring a displaced girl in a war-torn region

Technology Gamification Lets People See Exactly Where Their Charitable Donations Go

Makerble encourages millennials to only support the causes in which they believe

Innovation Donation Platform Automatically Gives To Charities As People Spend

Designed to remove any barriers to supporting charities, Changefolio syncs automatic micro-donations with people’s daily expenses.

Retail Giving Tuesday Encourages Shoppers To Share The Wealth After Cyber Monday

Charities, communities and businesses join together to launch an official day to raise awareness around charitable giving.

Advertising Animal Clinics Use Chatroulette Approach To Increase Adoption Rates

'Catroulette' bases its user interface on the "nexting" model, allowing users to skip through videos of cats and kittens that need good homes.

Home Charities Are Ditching Clipboards For iPads While Fundraising

Using tablet computers while canvassing is more efficient and gives nonprofits the opportunity to engage potential donors with enhanced content like videos which highlight the successes of their organization.

Technology How Open Data Benefits Non-Profits [Headlines]

Embracing data can help charitable organizations increase their impact.

Gaming & Play Have Online Games Become The Latest Philanthropic Channel For Brands?

Social entertainment from companies such as Zynga are giving charities a boost by encouraging donations.

Work Beastie Boys Action Figures For Sale

Official action figure versions of the band members are now available from their website.

Advertising Bump 50:50: Using Mobile Technology To Increase Giving

A new technology promises to help increase the money raised during 50/50 raffles.

Design Online Auction Store Windows

This is the window of a designer-esque thrift store in Chelsea, NYC. Everything in the store can be bought in the usual manner, but the stuff in the window is only available via online auction.