Software/Technology

Candid—The New Nonprofit Formed by GuideStar, Foundation Center to Amplify the Social Sector
February 5, 2019 at 12:38 pm

The two rockstars of the nonprofit data and information world, GuideStar and the Foundation Center, have joined forces to create a new nonprofit organization called Candid. With the backing of GuideStar and the Foundation Center, Candid will bring to the table the renowned knowledge and expertise of data, technology, research and training to serve the social sector...

#NPPTrendingNow Ep 73: Amazon or Facebook Fundraising?
January 25, 2019 at 1:23 pm

Welcome back to #NPPTrendingNow, a weekly video series where NonProfit PRO Editor-in-Chief Nhu Te breaks down the top three coveted stories of the week. Here's what we've got going on for you this week: Amazon and Facebook Fundraising for your nonprofit, happy volunteers lead to major gifts and how the government shutdown could affect charitable…

An Insider’s Look: Driving Change in an Ecosystem for Nonprofits
December 20, 2018 at 12:33 pm

Today’s nonprofits are not only changing, but they’re evolving in ways much different from what we’ve known in the past. Alas, the nonprofit sector is finally catching up with the for-profit sector in that nonprofits are finally recognizing the importance and need for technology...

Social Solutions Awards 2 Recipients With Matching Grants
November 28, 2018 at 12:38 pm

Social Solutions Global has awarded two nonprofit organizations—Prospera Housing Community Services and SA Youth—matching grants using funding from the Ballmer Group. The matching grants will cover 50 percent of the cost of licenses to Apricot 360...

Malala Fund Teams Up With Tech Company to Form New Donation Widget
November 19, 2018 at 1:05 pm

Inspiration comes in many forms in the nonprofit community. In this case, it comes in the form of a young Pakistani female activist, Noble Prize laureate and founder of Malala Fund, a nonprofit dedicated to girls’ education. Her name is Malala Yousafzai...

The Orr Group: Transforming Fundraising Through Innovation and Technology
November 14, 2018 at 12:13 pm

Metrics provide a way to measure return on investment and to gauge the success of a nonprofit’s fundraising operation. New technology and software is emerging daily to help nonprofits understand, analyze and use metrics to enhance operations, reduce costs and grow fundraising. In this video, Orr Group leaders describe some of the ways software and better…

A New Cloud Solution for Higher Education Unveiled
October 25, 2018 at 12:20 pm

This year’s bbcon was full of surprises; from the Integrated Cloud Initiative to the partnership with Points of Light, Blackbaud had one more thing up its sleeve. The leading nonprofit cloud software company has been offering education management solutions to the K-12 market for a number of years now, which has generated over 200 million logins per year...

How Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Technology Empowers Today’s Donor
October 23, 2018 at 12:44 pm

As society continues to be shaped by technology and communication tools, like social media, peer-to-peer fundraising has emerged as the primary area of growth for large nonprofits. Peer-to-peer giving has unmatched potential to harness a sense of community and empower today’s donor...