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We came across this article from Nonprofit Tech for Good: 4 Ways to Boost Your Nonprofit’s Digital Storytelling with WhatsApp
We would love to hear from nonprofits who use WhatsApp groups with their communities. How do you use it? What have your experiences been?
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Also see this recent TechSoup blog How Nonprofits Use WhatsApp to Stay in Touch with Their Communities, an interview with Marcia Cortez from CDI Chile and Sheriene Mansour from PDF Egypt where they shared how their communities interact online via WhatsApp groups.
Using Whats App or Similar Direct Messaging Apps in Volunteer Support & Engagement - my own article on the subject.
It's worth noting that United Nations officials were directed not to use the Whatsapp messaging service since June of 2019 because of the security risks it poses, United Nations spokesperson Farhan Haq said in February 2021. More info: MercoPress (Uruguay) (1/24), Reuters (1/23)
-=-=-=-=-=- Jayne Cravens Author, The LAST Virtual Volunteering Guidebook
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