More on whitespace Internet
What choices do citizens have when their government cuts off all Internet connectivity? Go abroad, go low tech: A very intersting article.
NFN Volunteers had a great time at Holiday Party on December 10, 2010 at Berkshire Lakes Club House.
Thank you all for preparing and making it a wonderful celebration of fellowship and the holidays.
The website Charity Navigator provides a rating for nonprofits, based on organizational effificency in four areas:
- Program Expenses
- Administrative Expenses
- Fundraising Expenses
- Fundraising Efficiency
During the season of Giving around the Holiday and Year-End Fundraising drives, Charity Navigator’s rating can be used to help you decide who should receive your hard-earned money.
4-Star Charities in Naples listed on Charity Navigator.:
- Boys & Girls Club of Collier County
- The Education Foundation of Collier County
- Habitat for Humanity of Collier County
- Hope for Haiti
- Humane Society Naples
- Shelter for Abused Women & Children
- Youth Haven
Click on the organization’s name to get to their website.
In July 1995 the Naples Free-Net was opened to the public after 2 years of planning, learning, building and teaching. This year, Naples Free-Net Volunteers celebrated the 15 Anniversary at the Royal Palm Country Club.
15 Year Volunteers
Don Beach, Micheal Koenig, Cathy Dotter, Gene Mattheus, Betty Saunders, Sonny Saunders.
Not in photo: Melody Hainsworth, Mike Maggi, Bill Coakley