Giving Online and Offline

The internet revolution of the late nineties and early 2000s has affected our lives in massive and often unpredictable ways, touching all sectors of human existence in usually positive ways. The same can be said about the non profit industries segment, which includes charities, philanthropic foundations for aid, and social enterprises. Technology has been adaptable and flexible in allowing these individuals and organizations to make public appeals for donations, solicit donors in the cyberspace, as well as accept gifts online through secure payment gateways. (more…)