I haven’t blogged in the last week because most of my spare moments have been spent preparing for the Sydney Twestival (I blogged about this back in February). I was helping with media, but like all volunteer efforts, you need to pitch in with whatever on the night. I’m glad that there were other volunteers a whole lot more resourceful and dedicated than I was, too.

The night was a whole lot of fun. I would have liked more people there, but as the media and PR person I can only point at myself. Still, we raised as much money as last year, and Twestival globally has collected more money than last year. That’s a good thing, because the charity we Twitter folk were raising for – Concern Worldwide – does really good work.

If you want to know more about Twestival, which is now an annual global Twitter event, and how to join – or start! – a Twestival near you, click here.

To read about Concern and their education programs in developing countries, click here.

To read the blog (most of which has my hand in it) about the Sydney event, read backwards from here.

To see what we were tweeting on the night in Sydney, click here.


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