How can we create low cost online engagement strategy for our organisation that will make us known globally?

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Project Participants :

Margaret Mwangi Joyce Kariuki Susan Mang’eni Phoebe Ongadi Christine Wanjiru

NGO Project Lead: Sunshine Smiles Clinic (Gertrude’s Children’s Hospital)

Technologist Project Lead: Anne Salim John Oyoo

Project Presenter: Phoebe Ongadi

Summary of the Problem

Dead and not kicking Website. Sunshine-smiles.com

Summary of the Problem No access to the backend to modify the current contents or to add new posts

Summary of the Proposed Solution

Create a website (already there), create blog for those with limited resources. E.g. wordpress, blogger (blogpost) Get access to backend Add plugins/ widgets to share on social media Create a social media email account Write and share posts Tell people about it!   

Technology to Solve the Problem

Blogging (blogging platforms) e.g. wordpress.org/com Pictures/galleries- FLICKR,PICASA, facebook albums For galleries and links to stories YouTube for video files Podomatic.com for audio files Social media- Facebook, twitter (more global picture, trending topics), pint rest/Google +, hoot suite Facebook (group for interactions). Facebook page for posting information- link the website with the Facebook page) Frontline SMS (www.frontlinesms.org) for small groups


Existing solutions or relevant links

Blogging (blogging platforms) e.g. wordpress.org

  • Refer to the platforms mentioned above


Follow-on Actions

Action By when? By whom? Indicators Contact the web developer Within one week Phoebe .O. Access to backend (admin- password) Continuously upload information to the website, you tube, Facebook (choose interesting contents) Responsible team Updated website and social media platform Assign responsible person within the organization- also develop in-house social media policy to guide the organization engagement Within two weeks



One month Organization’s draft social media policy write up