Category Archive: Advocacy

30 .ORG Movements


Over the past 30 years we’ve seen people from all over the globe organize together – to improve living conditions; to help women and children; to provide aid, recovery and relief; to preserve natural habitats – to inspire the world’s …


Do Something Funny For Money! #RedNoseDay

May 21st, 2015 in Advocacy, Community, Events

Today we’re supporting the Red Nose Day campaign in the effort to raise money and awareness for youth living in poverty! The greatest part? Putting smiles on peoples’ faces through laughter.

Join in on the laughs! The more the merrier …


Public Interest Registry Waives Renewal Fees for.org Registrants in Nepal

May 20th, 2015 in Advocacy, Nonprofit, Social Good

As a response to the devastating earthquake in Nepal, we are extending the registration period one year for all .org domain web addresses slated to expire in 2015.

Users typically must renew their domain registration. However, limited funds and unstable …


Voila Foundation: Bringing technology to underserved regions of Africa


Founded in 2013 and based in Cameroon, Voila Foundation was created to help the people of Sub-Saharan Africa access and utilize emerging technologies that have become commonplace in the Western world. This organization aims to reach some of the most …


The Marathon of Hope


Written by Brian Cute, CEO of Public Interest Registry

Photo by: Boris Spremo

What drives a person to try to change the world for the better?

Why do “ordinary” people muster their energy and limited resources, turn them into passion …