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Charities Getting Digital

While few can deny that digital technology is the future, most charity fundraisers have only just started to use it.  Blackbaud’s 2016 Charitable Giving Report, while only 7.2% individual donations in the UK were made online, the portion of those made on a mobile...

The App For Charities

If you would like to donate some of your money to charity, but don’t know where to begin, then one new app, Cradle, is looking to solve this situation.  The app, presented back in May at the Disrupt Hackathon, lets you identify the kind of causes you’d like to...
Why Should Your Charity Start a Blog?

Why Should Your Charity Start a Blog?

Many charities understand the importance of utilizing social media, but most do not have their own blog. Social media allows the charity to connect with a large group of people and share events and updates, but a blog can also do that, along with so much more....
Why You Should Consider Volunteering Abroad

Why You Should Consider Volunteering Abroad

Most people have the opportunity to travel abroad at some point in their lives, whether during retirement, on vacation, or while they’re at university. If you can afford to volunteer overseas, it’s definitely an opportunity to take advantage of, because it’ll greatly...
New Year to Volunteer: How to Keep This Resolution

New Year to Volunteer: How to Keep This Resolution

New Year’s resolutions are incredibly common, but so is not keeping them. Many people make their resolutions, adamantly vowing that they’ll keep them this year, but then they give their goals up after a week or two. While most people may think of exercise when they...
Community Service for Kids

Community Service for Kids

Children of any ages can, and should, be encouraged to participate in community service in some capacity. Whether they volunteer at a local senior center or collect canned goods for their local food bank, community service gives kids responsibility and a chance to...
The Importance of Social Media for Charities

The Importance of Social Media for Charities

For most of us, social media is a major part of our daily lives. Aside from keeping in touch with friends and family, social media allows us to engage with people from around the world and see interesting points of views. It’s no wonder that social media is becoming...
Welcome!

Welcome!

This is the first blog post on Nick Yates’ website devoted to community and nonprofit involvement. Visit again soon.