For the second time during 2012, HelpArgentina offered a space for communication and training to the Member Organizations of its network made up of more than 70 non-profit organizations from Argentina. The event took place last October 31st in the Microsoft Argentina Auditorium.
In the frame of the II Meeting and Training 2012, HelpArgentina announced the launch of the Transparent Form online website, tool used by the organization to provide information of Argentine CSOs in order to guarantee its transparent work according to the good practices.
In addition, HelpArgentina gave information about the second edition of the Matching Challenge 2012, challenge that provides a monetary award to Member Organizations that achieve a higher number of new donors from abroad committed to donate at least USD 20 on a monthly basis. Aiming to provide different ways to participate in the campaign, successful Matching Challenge cases from the first semester of the year have been presented.
Moreover, in order to boost the number of donors in the organizations, HelpArgentina has communicated the agreement made with Fundación La Nación, through which a space to promote the initiative has been given in La Nación journal website in its version for foreigners.
Finally, Martín Giménez Rébora, responsible for the Resource Mobilization Area of UNICEF in Argentina, has offered tools and advice to use the II Matching Challenge of the year as a fundraising resource that allows the increase of donations collected from abroad.
The event has been carried out thanks to the support of Staples, Pegasus, Microsoft, Fundación Flecha Bus, Cablevisión and Galileo Argentina.