Who we are

NetHope is a community of nearly 60 of the world’s leading humanitarian, development and conservation organizations, partnered with ground-breaking technology companies and visionary donors. We work to improve life for people across the planet, through partnership and technology. 

We believe in the power of collective action. We are for human potential and the health of our planet. And we are for ethical and sustainable digital advancements. We have 20 years of experience demonstrating that the nonprofit community has greater impact when we work together, sharing our experiences and utilizing the best technology has to offer for the good of people and planet.

NetHope began in 2001 with a vision to connect nonprofit field offices to the internet. Over the past two decades, our community has grown from seven founding Members to nearly 60 – gaining momentum, pushing boundaries, and working together to apply innovative solutions to the toughest problems facing our world. 

3 Benefits of Partnership

Engage the nonprofit community at scale

Technology is vital to the collective work of our member organizations. By partnering with NetHope, visionary companies have the ability to share their product or service with all of our members at once, without having to pick and choose between many important causes.

Create meaningful field programs that showcase technologies or services

Incredible new technologies surface all the time. NetHope provides the opportunity to deploy these innovative solutions where they are most needed in partnership with global nonprofits that have the expertise and depth to maximize their impact.

Garner relevant customer feedback from developing markets

There is no better place to test products and services in developing markets than through NetHope. When you partner with NetHope, you'll receive actionable data, feedback on how the product performed in the field, and tangible evidence of impact to support your company's CSR and market objectives.

Interested in learning more about the exciting benefits of becoming a NetHope partner?


NetHope Board and Staff Team

Our highly experienced and passionate Board of Directors and staff are eager to make a difference in the world through ethical technological innovation. We use our skills and experience to bring our Members together with leading technology companies and donors, harnessing the power of partnership, technology and collective action to change the world.


NetHope is a critical catalyst for so many technological changes, and well positioned to help its members through digital transformation.

Learn more about NetHope's Board and staff.