Category Archives: Nonprofits

Vision 21 Grants – Upgrade your VOCA Database Management System

In 2013, The Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) and the Office of Justice Programs, a subset of the U.S. Department of Justice, released a major report regarding the results of their Vision 21 strategic initiative. Vision 21 marks the first comprehensive assessment of the victims’ services and assistance sector in 15 years. The Vision 21 initiative …

Why You Should Invest in Being an Impact Funder

Nonprofit organizations rely on funding dollars awarded by grants to keep operations and service delivery up and running.  Funders, or individuals and entities that provide a significant amount of money for a nonprofit, go above and beyond to implement lasting change. While all funders do great work for nonprofits, it’s important to distinguish between …

Social Solutions Expert Spotlight: Michael Weinstein

We’ve been working hard over the past few weeks to reach out and learn more from foundations about their funding requirements. We’re excited to introduce Michael Weinstein today, who has been a valuable resource in this research. Michael is the Director of Mission Sales here at Social Solutions. He helps his team identify opportunities for …

What You Need to Know About Evidence-Based Forms

Evidence-based practices serve to support your organization’s programs with real-life data. Tracking life-changing data and assessing it often helps organizations understand the impact they are having on their communities. Having data at their fingertips gives organizations the power to turn information into actionable knowledge, which turns …

What Funders Are Looking For in 2017

We often hear the question: “What do funders want”. This is an increasingly important question as the needs for organizational funding continue to rise. Every nonprofit organization needs funding to deliver more mission to their communities. It’s a universal truth across all sectors and verticals. Another truth is that it can be hard …