The aim of the day was to showcase some of the work that charities in Kingston are already doing to use data in their work, and see …
Part II - add charity details
Once you've got a list of organisations in OpenRefine with charity numbers you can then add more details about the organisations using findthatcharity.uk. You can add:
- latest income
- link to Charity Commission register
- date registered/removed
- Company Number …
Building the gender classifier I've written about here got me interested in ambiguous names - those that are shared by people of both genders.
I realised I could use the list of male and female charity trustee names I'd gathered to look into this in a bit more detail. Bearing in …
Something I've needed to do a couple of times is take a long list of names and classify them into male and female. For example, I've looked at lists of people who attended events to see whether they were reaching more men or women - this then helps target future events …
I’ve been playing about with twitter bots, and following some instructions on using the twitter API in python, I’ve created a bot that tweets a link to a random charity every half an hour.