Nonprofit

Salesforce.org is doubling down on its support of the nonprofit community, providing enhanced and evolving features to turbocharge operations and maximize impact. By now, it’s well-known that the effective use of technology is key to the success of nonprofits, from boosting fundraising ROI to optimizing program...

California’s prison system has the highest rate of recidivism in the nation.  According to official statistics, over 65% of prisoners released from California penitentiaries will return to jail within three years. Many factors contribute to this daunting problem, but the lack of employment opportunity among former prisoners...

Even though it started as a business tool, Salesforce has quickly become part of the standard operating system for all kinds of organizations.  Just as businesses use the big data and workflow management tools of Salesforce to reach their customers with maximum efficiency, nonprofits use it...

Lean operational models aren’t just a fad in the nonprofit world.  They are a way of life.  Most nonprofits run on a shoestring because they have to, or because they feel they have to.  Overhead is a dirty word in the nonprofit world – every...

The big data revolution is sweeping through the non-profit world with the same speed that it swept through the worlds of business and government.  Just as corporations use visualizations of information to improve their processes and find new efficiencies, groups as diverse as homeless shelters, Head...

In 2013 Dan Pallotta changed the way we talk about nonprofit management. Pallotta gave a TED talk and said that too many nonprofits are getting rewarded for how little they spend, not what they get done. And, he said, in order to have impact, nonprofits...