Workshop on Free Web Tools for Green and Social NGOs (3 Sep 2014)

August 11, 2014 by  
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This workshop is for those working in environmental and social NGOs, groups or non-profits, and aims to provide a basic overview and tips on using free web tools to help your organisation do better in your work. The topics covered include:

  1. Listen to your stakeholders (how to use Google Alerts and Feedly)
  2. Creating and maintaining your website or blog (about WordPress, writing and SEO)
  3. Using email newsletter (how to use Mailchimp)
  4. Sharing and engagement with your audience (tips for Facebook and editorial calendar)
  5. Tracking website statistics (using Google Analytics)

Date: 3 Sep 2014, Wed
Time: 7-9pm
Venue: 237 South Bridge Road, Singapore 058786

The workshop is free and only open to staff from environmental and social NGOs, groups or non-profits based in Singapore.

This workshop is conducted by Eugene Tay, Director of Green Future Solutions. He is a sustainability and green media consultant who believes in spreading the environmental message and inspiring and empowering others to take action.

The venue is kindly sponsored by 237. Located at the heart of Chinatown, 237 is the innovation powerhouse of Singapore that serves as a coworking space and also doubles as an events venue. More than just a coworking space, 237 is a vibrant and passionate community that focuses on using innovative thinking for social good. For more information, check out their website www.237.io or like them on their Facebook page at 237SG.

What past participants said:

“Thank you for the very helpful workshop. This will certainly help green campaigns reach more people effectively, creating a greater impact.”

“A very good introductory workshop to tips on social media.”

“It was a very informative workshop that shares about the freebies from the web. Good for users who are exploring into more platforms but do not know where to find.”

“I enjoyed thoroughly the passionate share on the various topics you handpicked; and I liked how questions just come in and there are inputs and comments from the floor too.”

“Great sharing of practical tools and tips, with examples of how they can be applied!”

Register here to attend the workshop. We will contact you to confirm whether your registration is successful, thanks!

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Workshop on Free Web Tools for Green NGOs (19 Feb 2014)

January 7, 2014 by  
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green web

This workshop is for those working in environmental NGOs and green groups or non-profits, and aims to provide a basic overview and tips on using free web tools to help your organisation do better in your work. The topics covered include:

  1. Listen to your stakeholders (how to use Google Alerts, Google Trends, and Feedly)
  2. Creating and maintaining your website or blog (about WordPress, plugins, writing and SEO)
  3. Using email newsletter (how to use Mailchimp)
  4. Sharing and engagement with your audience (tips for Facebook and editorial calendar)
  5. Tracking website statistics (using Google Analytics)

Date: 19 Feb 2014, Wed
Time: 7-9pm
Venue: Mettle Work, 50 Lorong 17 Geylang, Singapore 388570 Read more

Workshop on Free Web Tools for Green NGOs

October 20, 2013 by  
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We are conducting a free workshop for those working in environmental NGOs and green groups or non-profits, which aims to provide a basic overview and tips on using free web tools to help organisations do better in their work. The topics covered include:

  1. Listen to your stakeholders (how to use Google Alerts, Google Trends, and Feedly)
  2. Creating and maintaining your website or blog (about WordPress, plugins, writing and SEO)
  3. Using email newsletter (how to use Mailchimp)
  4. Sharing and engagement with your audience (tips for Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and LinkedIn)
  5. Tracking website statistics (using Google Analytics)
  6. Bonus: Tips on creating and managing campaigns

Date: 24 Oct 2013, Thursday
Time: 7-9pm
Venue: Ecosystem, 3 Jalan Kledek, Singapore 199259 (http://ecosystem.sg/)

This workshop is free and only open to staff from environmental NGOs and green groups or non-profits based in Singapore. Limited to one person from each organisation.

This workshop is conducted by Eugene Tay, Director of Green Future Solutions. He is a sustainability consultant and maven who likes to spread the environmental message and inspire others to take action.

Register at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1FqPPpyvFSru38sg7gR6q9uTXnSVFmC1HKIKDwcpk3EY/viewform to attend the workshop. We will contact you to confirm whether your registration is successful, thanks!

Volunteer Your Time With Environmental Groups

August 8, 2012 by  
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John F. Kennedy once said, “ask not what your country can do for you – ask what you can do for your country”. Instead of relying or expecting the government to take care of our environment, it is time for Singaporeans to do our part and take responsibility.

Support the local environmental causes, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and environmental groups. Join the various activities organised by the NGOs and groups or volunteer your time with them.

Find out more about these NGOs and groups that are contributing to the environmental causes in Singapore and volunteer your time with them:

Animal Concerns Research and Education Society
Avelife Foundation
Blue Water Volunteers
Cat Welfare Society
Environmental Challenge Organisation (Singapore)
Ground-Up Initiative
International Coastal Cleanup Singapore
Jane Goodall Institute (Singapore)
Kampung Temasek
Nature Society (Singapore)
Raffles Museum Toddycats
Singapore Environment Council
Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
TeamSeagrass
Vegetarian Society (Singapore)
Waterways Watch Society
WWF Singapore