Technology & Grantmaking Gavin Clabaugh C.S. Mott Foundation
Background <ul><li>Survey of 4000 Non-profit Organizations </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Organizational Profile </li></ul></ul><ul...
Investments by Area
Survey Results <ul><li>Low Relative Investment in Training and Support </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Spend 3 times as much on equi...
The Revolution ... ACCESS
Access Revolution <ul><li>Costs are low and dropping </li></ul><ul><li>Options are increasing </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Dedica...
The Access Future <ul><li>Cable TV Model </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Fixed monthly cost </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Dedicated (7x...
The Revolution ... TOOLS
Exploding the Myths <ul><li>Internet vs. World Wide Web </li></ul>
Information Age Power Tools <ul><li>Telephony Applications </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Automated Voice Response </li></ul></ul><...
Examples <ul><li>EDF’s Action Alert System </li></ul><ul><li>Mott Foundation Publication Hotline </li></ul><ul><li>W. A. J...
The Revolution ... CONTENT
 
 
 
 
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Presentation I believe done for the Funders Online meeting, Brussels 1999, hosted by the European Foundation Center.

From my archive - Gavin Clabaugh

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Tech and Foundations and the Future

  1. 1. Technology & Grantmaking Gavin Clabaugh C.S. Mott Foundation
  2. 2. Background <ul><li>Survey of 4000 Non-profit Organizations </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Organizational Profile </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Technology Profile </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Communications Profile </li></ul></ul><ul><li>The Response: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Two hundred eight surveys returned </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>5.2% response rate </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Investments by Area
  4. 4. Survey Results <ul><li>Low Relative Investment in Training and Support </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Spend 3 times as much on equipment as on training staff how to use it. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Under-utilized Resources </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Staff feel that they are utilizing existing systems and infrastructure at only 50% of its capacity. </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. The Revolution ... ACCESS
  6. 6. Access Revolution <ul><li>Costs are low and dropping </li></ul><ul><li>Options are increasing </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Dedicated access </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>ISDN </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Dialup </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cable </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. The Access Future <ul><li>Cable TV Model </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Fixed monthly cost </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Dedicated (7x24) Access </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Emerging Examples </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ Wired” apartments </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Building-based access services </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. The Revolution ... TOOLS
  9. 9. Exploding the Myths <ul><li>Internet vs. World Wide Web </li></ul>
  10. 10. Information Age Power Tools <ul><li>Telephony Applications </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Automated Voice Response </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Fax on Demand </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Inovative use of 800/888 numbers </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Email Applications </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Listservs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Infobots </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Email </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Examples <ul><li>EDF’s Action Alert System </li></ul><ul><li>Mott Foundation Publication Hotline </li></ul><ul><li>W. A. Jones Foundation Infobot </li></ul><ul><li>Center for Responsive Politics Open Secrets Website </li></ul>
  12. 12. The Revolution ... CONTENT

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