As a nonprofit, you want to be focused on delivering mission to your constituents, not on reporting. However, reporting on the work you do is critical for understanding the outcomes of your efforts, as well as for telling the story of those outcomes to funders. read more
How does your organization use nonprofit technology? Is it used for client intake, program attendance, services delivered, etc.? And how does your software perform those functions? Whether you use manual processes like Excel spreadsheets or a cloud-based software, your organization, there needs to be functionality in place that to drive your mission forward.
Along with that, it’s important that your organization uses it to collect and report on client data to provide services and prove impact. The technology you use should be advancing your mission and delivering more services to your constituents.
This begs the question: is your current technology doing enough to maximize your impact? If you’re unsure, consider these three criteria for what nonprofit technology should be doing for your organization.
To help you create more impact this year, we’re kicking off a series to help you start things off right! Over the next few weeks, we’ll be diving into everything from how to maximize your impact with nonprofit technology to how you can display your data to get 100% buy-in. In the first post of our “New Year, More Impact” series, let’s take a look at how you can craft your organization’s impact story.
Stories are powerful tools to use when proving your impact to funders and your community. As you start off the new year, create a story that demonstrates how you change lives for the better every single day. With a story that lays out all the good your organization does, you can easily show your impact, which can lead to more funding and more resource to deliver services for the people you serve. read more
#GivingTuesday was created with a simple mission in mind: designate a day that encourages people to do good. It is now a global movement that inspires millions of people to give, collaborate and celebrate generosity.
Since its inception in 2012, Giving Tuesday has grown globally and inspires millions of people to contribute to communities around the world. So how can your organization join the movement and create an impact? Here are just a few tips to get started today. read more