Inspired Design meets Dynamic Technology

Inspired Design meets Dynamic Technology

Making the Right CRM Investment

Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems have a multitude of valuable features, from robust relationship tracking to automated workflows, plus endless options for third-party integration. However, most CRM systems are not designed for grantmakers, which can make the process of selecting an appropriate system for your foundation more complicated. Understanding the possibilities, how to implement them for your unique organization and the associated costs can be an overwhelming task. 

Four Accounting Essentials: Questions for Your Accountant

Community foundations often work with local accountants who understand non-profit accounting principles; however, they may not be well-versed in the uniqueness of fund accounting for community foundations. There are four important questions to discuss with your accountant to make certain you are leveraging all of the financial tools available to further your organization's cause: