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 API credit and discounted pricing 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… Read More

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

Did you know that Twilio.org offers API credit and discounted pricing 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… Read More

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

Did you know that Twilio.org offers API credit and discounted pricing 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… Read More

Atma Connect gets people to safety fast with text-based disaster warnings

Did you know that Twilio.org offers API credit and discounted pricing for nonprofits and social enterprises? Learn more today. Massive floods are common during Indonesia’s monsoon season. Houses and roads are often inundated with floodwaters, and extreme weather sometimes displaces thousands of residents and causes dozens of fatalities each year. Government early warning systems exist but are unreliable, rarely reaching those living in the poorest and… Read More

Democracy Works: Helping democracy thrive in a mobile-dominated world with SMS

Did you know that Twilio.org offers API credit and discounted pricing for nonprofits and social enterprises? Learn more today. Turnout in American elections is uniformly low. In presidential election years, roughly 60% of Americans vote, but that number falls to 40% in midterm elections and the low teens for municipal races. Although voter apathy is a factor, the primary culprit is the voting process itself. The… Read More

PATH Uses SMS Data Alerts to Help End Malaria in Zambia

Did you know that Twilio.org offers API credit and discounted pricing for nonprofits and social enterprises? Learn more today. In Zambia’s Southern Province, the fight to end malaria begins with a knock on the door. An army of community health workers, dedicated volunteers chosen by their communities, are trained and equipped to test and treat their neighbors for malaria. A positive malaria cases triggers a targeted… Read More