Salesforce and roundCorner Release NGO Connect

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The big news for nonprofits this week is the announcement of NGO Connect by Salesforce. As the next step in the evolution of their Salesforce1 for Nonprofits innovation plan, Salesforce has introduced a new app designed to connect the many needs of a modern nonprofit organization all under one roof: NGO Connect. Created in partnership with roundCause developers roundCorner, NGO Connect is focused on creating and managing constituent relationships in ways that have been out of reach for many nonprofits.

Key Features in the Cloud Era

According to the Salesforce.com Foundation, the goal of NGO Connect is to “accelerate nonprofit’s ability to deliver more impact.” Built for our modern communication era that regularly leverage social, mobile, and cloud technologies, NGO Connect delivers built-in donor management, event management, and volunteer and relationship management all in one application. Features include:

  • Complete picture of funders and supporters including activity history, giving history, programs and events attended, social media and customizable information
  • Event management with news, calender, invite and RSVP tracking, seating charts, VIP summary reports and more
  • Recruit, track, and manage volunteers and volunteer programs
  • More than 250 editable reports and dashboards for real-time analytics and insights

NGO Connect Already Successful

Organizations such as City Year, Girl Scouts of America, and Sierra Club are already seeing success with NGO Connect and more will be coming online in the coming months. Built in coordination with the roundCorner development team and leveraging the strengths of the Salesforce platform, NGO Connect has the ability to serve nonprofit organizations of various sizes, allowing them to utilize the features and functionality that fits their needs most effectively.

For More Information

This is the most recent announcement from the Salesforce Foundation and promises to send a ripple across the nonprofit technology ecosystem. Find out more about NGO Connect in their demo video and register for the Salesforce Foundation worldwide virtual event on Tuesday, September 30th.

Other Links

Salesforce Foundation: Introducing NGO Connect

http://www.salesforcefoundation.org/introducing-ngo-connect/

Press Release on PR Newswire

http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/275340541.html

Idealist Consulting: Why NGO Connect is Great for News for Nonprofits

http://www.idealistconsulting.com/blog/why-ngo-connect-great-news-nonprofits

roundCorner: Salesforce Foundation Releases NGO Connect in Partnership with roundCorner

http://www.roundcorner.com/blog/ngo-connect/

4 comments

  1. Susan Kenna Wright

    Love seeing this investment in nonprofit technology. Huge deal for nonprofit constituent management.

  2. Big news! Looking forward to reading more about in the upcoming days.

  3. Mary Pustejovsky

    This is exciting. I’d love to see demos of what City Year and Girl Scouts are doing.

  4. This is definitely very exciting! I can’t wait to attend the webinar to learn more about how NGO Connect will help nonprofit organizations.

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