Fight for the Future Defends Net Neutrality with Programmable Voice and SMS

Did you know that Twilio.org offers credits and discounts for nonprofits and social enterprises? Learn more today.   “It’s the free speech fight of our generation.” Evan Greer, Deputy Director at Fight for the Future, doesn’t mince words about the importance of net neutrality. “We see [the rollback of net neutrality] as something that will determine not only the future of what the internet looks like,… Read More

The Bike Project Delivers Critical Mobility to Refugees in the UK

Did you know that Twilio.org offers credits and discounts for nonprofits and social enterprises? Learn more today. Jem Stein is on a mission to get every refugee on a bike. Each year over 13,000 people seek asylum in London. Many arrive fleeing war, religious persecution, and government oppression. Once in the UK, asylum seekers face new challenges adapting to their new home. Among these, a lack… Read More

Notifica provides Urgent Support for Immigrants with the Touch of a Button

Did you know that Twilio.org offers credits and discounts for nonprofits and social enterprises? Learn more today.   In deportation events, every minute counts. Immigration enforcement raids can happen at any time, anywhere. When an arrest occurs, family members get separated without being able to tell loved ones what happened, or let their employers know where they are. And connected to each person directly affected by… Read More

Celebrating Women Who Drive #Tech4Good

Did you know that Twilio.org offers credits and discounts for nonprofits and social enterprises? Learn more today.   To celebrate Women’s History Month and the awesome work of women in the Twilio community, we wanted to take a minute to recognize some of our personal heroes. This is in no way an exhaustive list, but a small cross section of amazing developers, entrepreneurs, CEOs, and all… Read More

Age UK fights loneliness among older people with a telephone befriending service

Did you know that Twilio.org offers credits and discounts for nonprofits and social enterprises? Learn more today.   Nearly 1.2 million older people in the UK say they’re chronically lonely. Roughly 3.9 million say that TV is their main form of company. And some 200,000 haven’t had a conversation with a friend or family member in more than a month. London-based charity Age UK set out… Read More

Band Together Bay Area concert to support North Bay relief efforts

This year has witnessed an onslaught of natural disasters around the world. Here in California, we’ve seen our neighbors in the North Bay sustain the most destructive and deadliest firestorm in California history. The fires have burned an estimated 200,000 acres and 6,000 homes in Sonoma, Napa, Mendocino and Lake Counties, displacing thousands of residents. In response to damage wrought by these fires, Twilio is joining… Read More

Top 5 Peer to Peer Fundraising Tips with Team Rubicon and Twilio.org

Did you know that Twilio.org offers credits and discounts for nonprofits and social enterprises? Learn more today. Recently, fundraising trailblazer, Matt Scott of Team Rubicon, joined up with Twilio.org for the Peer to Peer World Virtual Conference to discuss best practices for creating sticky fundraising campaigns that drive big results. As the resident fundraising guru at Team Rubicon, a nonprofit that deploys US veterans in support… Read More

TxDOT Cuts Down the Commute with Traffic Updates via Programmable SMS and Notify

Did you know that Twilio.org offers credits and discounts for nonprofits and social enterprises? Learn more today. Can a text message create a safer, shorter commute? Researchers at the Texas A&M Transportation Institute (TTI) think so, and they’re proving it to thousands of Texas drivers each day through a support contract with TxDOT to bring innovation and best practices to a major highway reconstruction effort. Some… Read More

Good Call Supports Through the Arrest Process When One Call Must Connect

Did you know that Twilio.org offers credits and discounts for nonprofits and social enterprises? Learn more today. Imagine you’re arrested and your cell phone is taken away. You have only few minutes to make one phone call through a public line to a number you know by heart. Who do you call? Have you memorized their number? Do you have a qualified lawyer available to represent… Read More