Kabissa is a non-governmental organization founded in 1999 and organized in the United States as a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. Our mission is to help African civil society organizations to put Information and Communication Technology (ICT) to work for the benefit of their communities.
Who Benefits from Kabissa?
Getting Started at Kabissa
- Join Kabissa and subscribe to newsletters
Kabissa membership is free of charge and anyone can join. To join, click on the "Sign up" link on top right corner of any page and complete the registration form.
- Add your organization(s) to the Kabissa directory
Organizations working in Africa are eligible for a profile page in the Kabissa directory with a unique web address. To apply, log in and click on the "add organization" link on the member dashboard menu after logging in. You will be taken to a three-step form to provide the essential information about your organization.
- Contribute to the Kabissa Blog
Members with approved organizations in the directory automatically get blogger privileges and can add posts directly via the member dashboard menu. If you don't have an organization to add but like to blog about topics relevant to our niche network, request access by clicking on the "request blogger privileges" link on the member dashboard menu after logging in.
- Participate in Africa Roundtable events
Keep an eye out for Africa Roundtable events via kabissa.org or subscribe to the Africa Roundtable mailing lists to be informed of upcoming events directly. Typically the cost to participate is $10 and remote participation is possible via Internet. You can also propose to host a roundtable in your own community or request to feature your organization.
- Connect with Kabissa on Social Networks.
Look for us at http://facebook.com/kabissa and http://twitter.com/kabissa and drop us a line. We will then add you to Kabissa's favorites on Facebook and our curated list of Kabissa members on Twitter.
- Volunteer for Kabissa
Kabissa provides rewarding online volunteering opportunities within a dynamic international team. Current openings and application form are at http://www.kabissa.org/about/volunteering.
Support Kabissa Financially
Kabissa depends on donations from our stakeholders and supporters to cover our core costs and to implement projects to improve our platform. You can donate online at http://www.kabissa.org/donate or send us a check to:
9874 NE Yaquina Avenue
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
Contact us at email@example.com if you have questions about donating or would like to request a project proposal.
Our latest 990 tax return and independent auditor's report are available at http://www.kabissa.org/about
Still have questions?
|Kabissa at a glance - June 2012 (PDF)||176.61 KB|
|2011 Kabissa Form 990||1.22 MB|
|2011 Kabissa Audit||242.3 KB|
|Kabissa Bylaws||136.79 KB|