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The Nonprofit FAQ: Listservs

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Are there email lists for international development work?
A couple of resources are listed here.
Can we use free email to build online mailing lists?
Possibly. This article has links to several services with thumbnail reviews of how they work.
Email newsletter for grantseekers
A free email publication from a consulting firm (No longer published 1/28/10)
How can I get general information on community and free nets?
Many community networks provide significant assistance with online projects for other nonprofits in their area.
Online Publications for and about Boards
Free services that explore the challenges and rewards of serving on nonprofit boards.
Online services for volunteers and volunteer programs
Idealist.org offers a broad introduction and links to other websites about volunteering.
The Best E-Newsletters for Grants and Nonprofit Leaders
A ranked and annotated list of online announcement and discussion services for nonprofits prepared in September 2006 and revised in August 2008.
Various nonprofit email lists, newsletters and discussion groups
Listing of nonprofit listservs, newsletters and discussion groups about a wide range of nonprofit topics
What are soc.org.nonprofit and NONPROFIT?
These two online discussion groups about nonprofits are linked. soc.org.nonprofit is a UseNet newsgroup. NONPROFIT is an email discussion list. How to subscribe, unsubscribe, etc., and other background will be found in this item.
What is the Cyber-Accountability discussion list? Where can I find it?
Cyb-Acc is a long-running discussion among people with an interest in using the Internet to increase transparency and improve accountability about US nonprofits' operations.
What is the Cyber-Accountability discussion list? Where can I find it?
Cyb-Acc is a long-running discussion among people with an interest in using the Internet to increase transparency and improve accountability about US nonprofits' operations.
What use is the Internet to a nonprofit organization (NPO)?
Several different observers offer their opinions.
Where can I find general searching resources on the net?
There are many different approaches to searching for useful information online. This article offers links to popular search sites and to discussions of search strategy.
Where can I find information on volunteer program management?
Several websites provide information directly and pointers to other resources.
Where can I get more information about planned giving?
There are several associations, email discussion groups and websites related to the topic.
Where can I post volunteer opportunities (want ads) online?
There are several choices; these webpages list many.