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You Can Learn A Lot By Mucking Out Horse Stables

Jun 16th, 2017 in News, Nonprofit

Written by Brian Cute, CEO of Public Interest Registry

Horses heal.  I have understood for some time that horses can connect with humans in ways that few animals do and my recent visit to an inspiring .org user opened my …


Leadership Reorganisation Amplifies Internal Structure to Enhance the Registry’s Impact

Mar 30th, 2017 in Uncategorized

Public Interest Registry is pleased to announce two leadership promotions – Marc Saitta from Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Finance and Administration to Chief Operating Officer (COO), and Kathy King from Senior Director of Finance and Accounting to …


Systemic Copyright Infringement Alternative Dispute Resolution Policy (SCDRP)

Feb 23rd, 2017 in News, Policy

Over the past year, Public Interest Registry has been developing a highly focused policy that addresses systemic, large scale copyright infringement – the ”Systemic Copyright Infringement Alternative Dispute Resolution Policy” or SCDRP.

Given certain concerns that have been recently raised …


Global NGO Technology Report

Feb 2nd, 2017 in NGO, Technology

The 2017 Global NGO Technology Report is now available in English, French and Spanish! This year’s report highlights how 4,908 non-governmental organizations (NGOs) worldwide use online technology — such as email communications, online and mobile fundraising tools, and …


A Good Reason To Lose My Hair

Jan 13th, 2017 in NGO, Nonprofit

Written by Brian Cute, CEO of Public Interest Registry

During my working at Public Interest Registry, I have been fortunate enough to witness hundreds of stories about organizations who work tirelessly to improve the lives of the people and conditions …


‘Tis the Season to Make a Difference – Participate in the 2nd Annual #ImpactOfADonation Contest

Nov 29th, 2016 in Contest

As we hang our wintery wreaths and dust off our ornaments, we know the holiday season has begun. As many begin to spread cheer through holiday and end-of-year giving, we’re excited to announce our second annual #ImpactOfADonation contest, calling all …


Origiweb is the First Provider to Offer .NGO Domains with a Complete Suite of Online Services to NGOs in Brazil

Nov 17th, 2016 in Domains, ONG

Brazil has approximately 290,000 non-profit organisations according to the most recent IBGE (Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics) study, making it one of the top countries in the world in terms of the number of Non-Governmental Organizations (locally known as …


DNS Forum – The Practical Impacts of Policy on the DNS


Developing sound policies to build trust online, to encourage use and innovation, and to ensure an open and secure Internet is vital.  So is the ability for those policies to be implemented by technical operators.  We recently hosted a panel …


Contest Alert! Discovering Stories Through #IndiaForGood

Jul 18th, 2016 in Contest

Starting July 19, 2016 at 12:00 a.m. India Standard Time (IST), India-based Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) that register (or that have already registered) the .ngo domain name will be automatically entered in to the #IndiaForGood contest – with a chance to …


Let’s Discuss: Internet Growth and Policy 

Jul 6th, 2016 in Community, Internet, Security, Technology

On Thursday, July 14, thought leaders from civil society, industry, academia, and government will meet at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington, DC for Internet Governance Forum USA (IGF-USA) – the preeminent conference on Internet governance …


Hope For Limpopo Awarded $10,000 in #CashForGood Contest

Jun 13th, 2016 in Community, Health, NGO, Nonprofit, Technology

Congratulations to the winner of the #CashForGood contest: Hope For Limpopo!

Hope for Limpopo Dance Performance with the children and the teachers at the Vhutshilo Mountain School in Venda, South Africa.

About the Contest

We asked NGOs to share …


101 NGOs That Have Registered the New .NGO Domain

Apr 6th, 2016 in NGO, Nonprofit, OnGood

It hasn’t been since the release of the .ORG domain in 1985 that nonprofits, charities, and NGOs worldwide have had the opportunity to register a new domain so relevant to the nonprofit sector. Odds are that your first choice of …



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