The social network encourages giving with a new button, but it's not an entirely altruistic endeavor.
As part of its "Technology for Good" program, the software giant donates its cloud-based Office service to all qualifying organizations.
The funds go to will go to philanthropic organizations tackling big global programs using novel applications of technology.
Social media users have plenty of ways to bring attention to their favorite charities.
Nonprofits can get deals on ads, Google Apps, and access to a marketplace for finding professional service providers.
Four charitable groups--Project Red, Kiva, Toms Shoes, and the World Wildlife Fund--will be selling virtual gifts through Facebook to raise funds.
New site provides links to Google's applications as well as tutorials for how they can be used by charities and other organizations.
Flickr is giving away pro accounts to nonprofits and public libraries to showcase their efforts.
This open-source site encourages social networking among nongovernmental groups.
Google Apps is now nonprofit-friendly.