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Understanding Your Nonprofit CRM Needs

This is part one in a series about how nonprofits should approach choosing a nonprofit CRM written by our partners JCA, a nonprofit consulting firm. Are you a fundraiser currently...

5 Reasons Why Texting Complements Email

Email is still one of the top sources of online donations. But did you know that email drives a much lower percentage of nonprofit online revenue than six years ago?...

Arkansas Children's Selects Virtuous As Their Nonprofit CRM Partner

Virtuous, the world’s fastest growing nonprofit CRM and responsive fundraising platform, announced today a multi-year agreement with Arkansas Children’s Foundation to provide its fundraising, donor management, and grateful family solution. 

Nonprofit Alternatives for Google Optimize

Google announced that it plans to sunset Google Optimize in September 2023, meaning nonprofits must start looking for an alternative solution now. As a nonprofit organization, your website plays a...

How Corporate Matching Gift Programs Double the Impact

Does your team have a strategy in place for maximizing corporate matching gifts? If not, you’re likely missing out on a ton of revenue available to nonprofits like yours. When...


When to Utilize Technology for Offline Giving

In today’s giving space, online gifts are becoming more prevalent.  Online giving, text-to-give, recurring credit card payments, etc., reduce the labor required to process gifts. As we all know, though, ...

4 Ways to Organize your Volunteer Opportunities 

How do you currently organize opportunities for your volunteers? Is it via a sign-up sheet at your front desk? Perhaps it’s a weekly or monthly email requesting volunteers for upcoming...

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3 Steps for a Nonprofit CRM Implementation

A successful nonprofit CRM implementation is not a simple task. To better grasp what it means to make that change and implement a nonprofit CRM, I’ve always found the metaphor...

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A Guide to Volunteer Management Tools

Approximately 25% of the adult population in the United States volunteers, which means effective volunteer management is increasingly important for nonprofits. In fact, when you look at younger generations, that...

Declutter your nonprofit CRM data.

How to clean up your CRM data

Is your Nonprofit CRM full of messy donor data? If you work at a busy nonprofit, your days are stacked just trying to keep up with delivering programs and communicating...

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Why America Gives Report

Thriving nonprofits that see donors that are activated, impassioned, and determined to give back. We learned this and more in on why America gives in the latest episode for the Responsive...

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Turning Volunteers into Donors: 4 Strategies

Your committed team of volunteers are some of your organization’s greatest advocates and supporters. While they donate their time and skills to your cause, they can also make generous monetary...

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“Virtuous truly understands nonprofits and the importance of our mission. And their open access to data and built-in custom reports gave us access to the data we need.”
Todd Shinabarger​
Chief Information Officer