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Acción Local: The Inspiration Behind our Pro-Bono Web Design Marathon

Acción Local: The Inspiration Behind our Pro-Bono Web Design Marathon

(Para la versión en español, hacé click acá.) Nestled in a colorfully decorated room in an unassuming building in Buenos Aires’ bustling  Once neighborhood, AMUMRA (Asociación de Mujeres Unidas, Migrantes y Refugiadas en Argentina) has set up the home base of its operations.  For the past 20 years, AMUMRA’s team of dedicated volunteers has worked tirelessly to support immigrants in Argentina and pressure the government to make important and much-needed policy changes.  A 30-minute bus ride away from AMUMRA headquarters, Tectonica’s team of designers and developers works at their computers to design websites for clients all around the world.  What do these two organizations have in common?  Two words: Acción Local. Read more

Acción Local: La inspiración detrás de nuestro aporte a la comunidad

Acción Local: La inspiración detrás de nuestro aporte a la comunidad

(For the English version, click here.)   Ubicada en un cuarto bien decorado, dentro de un edificio modesto en el barrio movido de Once, AMUMRA (Asociación de Mujeres Unidas, Migrantes y Refugiadas en Argentina) tiene su sede central de operaciones. Desde hace 20 años, el equipo de mujeres voluntarias trabaja muy duro ayudando a inmigrantes en Argentina e incidiendo políticamente con el objetivo de generar cambios necesarios e importantes en la legislación del país.  A treinta minutos en colectivo de AMUMRA, encontrarás a los diseñadores y desarrolladores de Tectonica quienes trabajan creando increíbles sitios web para sus clientes de todas partes del mundo. ¿Qué tienen en común estas dos organizaciones?  Dos palabras: Acción Local. Read more

Why We’re So Excited About NationBuilder Networks

Why We’re So Excited About NationBuilder Networks

Yesterday NationBuilder announced the launch of its newest service: Networks. This offering to NationBuilder’s clients has the potential to change the game. The best software for leaders, movement builders, and community organizers now can provide organizations all over the world a higher level of digital tools for distributed organizing than ever before. Read more

Introducing the Win! NationBuilder Theme

Introducing the Win! NationBuilder Theme

  Over the past few years, Tectonica has had the privilege of working on some amazing campaigns. We’ve done sites for Britain’s Labour Party, newly-elected London Mayor Sadiq Khan, French presidential candidate Nathalie Kosciusko-Morizet, and the Scottish National Party. We’re proud to say that we do big stuff. Our sites are beautiful, effective, and allow our clients to get important things done. Read more

Acción Local: How a World Class Digital Infrastructure Was Built in 48 Hours

Acción Local: How a World Class Digital Infrastructure Was Built in 48 Hours

Here´s a note about our community outreach event ACCION LOCAL that our friends at NationBuilder wrote (you can see the original post here): Acción Local: How a World Class Digital Infrastructure Was Built in 48 Hours POSTED BY VICTOR SUAREZ In my year and a half at NationBuilder, I’ve seen organizations build their digital infrastructure with our tools to jumpstart campaigns, influence the legislative process, and truly organize at scale. In the digital world, you’d be right to expect, that pulling off world class design and leveraging online tools to organize are in their own right lofty exercises. Acción Local, is the story of how a top digital studio did just that — building a digital infrastructure from conception to design using NationBuilder, and doing it in only 48 hours. Read more

Sync your Eventbrite RSVPs to NationBuilder!

Sync your Eventbrite RSVPs to NationBuilder!

Our friends on NationBuilder have blogged about our recently launched application to sycn Eventbrite with NationBuilder.  Let us repost this useful note about our new tool.  You can see the original blog post here  Sync your Eventbrite RSVPs to NationBuilder! POSTED BY FARAMARZ SOKHANSANJ Many of our customers use Eventbrite, the leading event management platform, to supplement NationBuilder event pages. Thanks to a number of new integrations from Tectonica.tools NationBuilder customers can now seamlessly import their RSVPS from Eventbrite into their nation.   Read more

The power of narrative

The power of narrative

This article originally appeared in NationBuilder´s Blog on December 16th and can be read here.  The power of narrative   At Tectonica, we believe that NationBuilder is the most advanced platform of its kind. No other community organizing system comes close, which is the reason that NationBuilder has been our weapon of choice to help NGOs and progressive political movements achieve their goals through digital spaces for more than three years.   Read more

How NationBuilder Changes the Game for Nonprofits

How NationBuilder Changes the Game for Nonprofits

(Para la version en Español, haga click aquí.) By Khadija Kassanali, NGO, Political Comms, Campaign, and Strategy Intern You’re the director of a new non-profit promoting social justice issues. A nonprofit is powerless without supporters, so your first step is recruitment. You decide to target individuals who are currently following other environmental organizations on social media, meticulously going through their follower lists, contacting potential supporters, and keeping note of this in an excel spreadsheet. Read more

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