Nonprofit

The nonprofit technology community is big, diverse and hungry for knowledge. Over 1,600 attendees were at the Nonprofit Technology Conference this year, many for the first time, including ECHO! ECHO has been serving nonprofits since its inception, so it was about time we went to...

Building a technology strategy requires a basic assessment of how technology impacts your nonprofit.  Once that is clear, presto!  The rest of the IT management puzzle simply falls into place.  Just kidding on that last part. Alignment of nonprofit mission and objectives to technology tools can...

By now you’ve probably heard of Salesforce.org’s Nonprofit Cloud. In releasing this new Cloud last year, Salesforce elevates and calls out their focus on supporting nonprofits and developing a platform to meet the industry’s needs. This is exciting for ECHO. Our team is committed to providing the...

Most organizations intuitively understand that technology makes us more efficient and productive.  Beyond that, opinions tend to diverge significantly on the value of IT. Think about how your organization would answer these questions: How much money does your organization spend on IT? How is that budget...

ECHO is out and about at this year’s Dreamforce conference, where we’ve been hearing a lot about the impact that Salesforce can have on the mission of nonprofits. Over 25,000 nonprofits now use Salesforce, and each nonprofit has unique requirements on how they want to...