Plus Three's Juan Proaño Brings Expertise to Argentina on State Department Mission
Posted on 09/24/2013 @ 06:00 AM
State Department Contracted @Plus_Three Founder Juan Proaño To Share Online Organizing Best Practices With NGOs and Students Across Argentina
“At Plus Three, we are passionate about the power of social media and online organizing to make change. To share that passion with our friends abroad on behalf of the United States was an incredible privilege."
— Juan Proaño, co-founder and CEO of Plus Three
WASHINGTON, DC – Juan Proaño, the co-founder and CEO of Plus Three, the leading online marketing firm for progressive causes and organizations, travelled across Argentina with the U.S. Department of State this August to meet with NGOs and student organizers. Proaño shared his extensive knowledge of online organizing strategy with Argentinians working for social change.
“I am honored that the State Department asked me to help activists and leaders in Argentina to improve how they use technology to improve their communities," said Juan Proaño, co-founder and President of Plus Three.
"At Plus Three, we are passionate about the power of social media and online organizing to make change. To share that passion with our friends abroad on behalf of the United States was an incredible privilege."
Proaño's eight-day trip included workshops at the Universidad del Norte Santo Tomás de Aquino, the Catholic University of La Plata, the Catholic University of Argentina, the University of Palermo, and Astral University along with additional workshops with NGO associations. He spoke on topics including digital strategy for NGOs, the use of social media by political campaigns, and the future of online activism.
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Founded in 2002, Plus Three (http://plusthree.com/) is a state-of-the-art web-design and technology company that helps nonprofit, membership, and political organizations promote social change in America. Plus Three’s demonstrated commitment to developing innovative and effective online fundraising and advocacy tools has helped its clients raise over $250 million and engage over 12 million people – educating them and moving them to act in support of the causes and candidates they care about. To learn more, please visit: www.plusthree.com