FrontlineSMS has been specifically designed for use by NGOs to send and receive large amounts of SMS messages from your computer which doesn't require an internet connection. FrontlineSMS allows NGOs to run awareness raising campaigns, competitions or carry out text-based surveys, or to simply keep in touch with fieldworkers and supporters. The software is free for all charities and non-profit organisations however costs incurred from the telecommunications provider will be shouldered by the FrontlineSMS user.


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This tool is included in Mobiles in-a-box

The Mobiles in-a-box toolkit is designed to inspire you, to present possibilities for the use of mobile telephony in your advocacy work and to introduce you to some tools which may help you. It includes case studies and how-to guides for organisations wishing to get started with mobile telephony projects and other introductory guides including budgeting, security and the resources needed for mobile advocacy. After reading the material in this toolkit you can expect to be able to design and implement a mobile advocacy strategy for your organisation.

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