February 7, 2017

Choosing the Best MailChimp to Salesforce Connector

Choosing the best MailChimp to Salesforce Connector will ensure that you deliver the right message at the right time to your constituents. Cloud for Good has evaluated several options on the AppExchange to assist as you do your research.

September 26, 2016

Enterprise Nonprofit Success with the NPSP

Enterprise-level nonprofits using or thinking of using Salesforce should strongly consider implementing the Nonprofit Success Package. This post details many of the reasons it is an excellent product for nonprofit organizations of all sizes.

April 26, 2016

Leveraging NPSP’s Employer Gift Match Functionality to Take Your Fundraising to the Next Level

We all know that managing matching gifts can be a frustrating process for nonprofits, but it is becoming a far simpler and more worthwhile endeavor. The new version of NPSP offers great features for tracking these gifts, and nonprofits are given a new tool in managing this potential revenue stream. In this blog post I will go over how to access and then leverage this feature!

April 5, 2016

Introducing the Salesforce Higher Education Data Architecture (HEDA)

Salesforce.org recently released a new tool for colleges and universities, the Higher Education Data Architecture (HEDA) package. HEDA aims to offer a core architecture package for managing common relationship data across the student lifecycle, including institutional and departmental affiliations, interpersonal relationships, and course enrollments.

December 8, 2015

Igniting Education Reform Through Salesforce

The Salesforce platform is great for organizations who are working to reform education. Implementing Salesforce allows your organization to develop a strategic plan to manage your program, enhancing your social impact while connecting the communities you serve.

November 10, 2015

Open Source, Open Hearts: Sprinting for the Nonprofit Starter Pack (NPSP)

Cloud for Good had the opportunity to send two of our team members to participate in the second ever Nonprofit Starter Pack Sprint (#NPSPsprint). A room full of people gathered from all over the USA and Canada for two days with one common purpose – to volunteer their skills and experience to make the Nonprofit Starter Pack (NPSP) more accessible and more effective for nonprofit organizations all over the world.

November 6, 2015

Account Models in NPSP Added to Nonprofits 101

We are continuing to add to and update our Nonprofits 101 manual – the Salesforce user manual for nonprofit organizations. This article will over what account models are in the Nonprofit Starter Pack, how they work, and why it’s important to pick one that works for your organization and stick with it.