Technology strategy is organizational strategy.

We partner with the leading nonprofits, foundations, and associations to integrate technology with their organizational strategies.

Interim or Part-Time CIOs
Interim or Part-Time CIOs
Interim or Part-Time CIOs
An experienced nonprofit CIO, who will work collaboratively with your leadership to create an environment that leverages data and technology to produce outcomes.
Assessments and Roadmaps
Assessments and Roadmaps
Assessments and Roadmaps
Whether you want to assess your entire information technology landscape, or just one particular area of need.
CRM Management
CRM Management
CRM Management
Our data managers know nonprofits, fundraising, and CRMs. They take care of your data management, so you can strategically create stronger constituent relationships.

We guide organizations through the complexities of technology change.

ASSESSMENTS AND ROADMAPS

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Discover how our team helps your nonprofit organization with a comprehensive technology assessment and roadmap for unique needs and challenges.

SOFTWARE SELECTIONS

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Leverage our extensive expertise in technology transformation so your organization chooses the right technology and is prepared for change.

VIRTUAL CIOS

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Learn how our team, with 20+ years of technology leadership, crafts technology strategies for your organization’s short, mid, and long-term goals.

IMPLEMENTATION SUPPORT

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Enhance your organization with a unified approach to change and project management that aligns your team for successful project outcomes.

OUTSOURCED CRM MANAGEMENT

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Harness the true potential of your data with our expertise. Our experts know nonprofits, engagement, and CRMs to help you create stronger and deeper relationships.

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Our seasoned team empowers nonprofits with transformative solutions, leveraging years of sector experience to boost engagement, evaluate impact, and enhance operational efficiency.

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Blog

The Art of Technology Selections

The art of technology selections does not end with making your decision, it is also crucial to factor change management into the equation.

Podcast

Fireside Chat: Katie McFadden and Ryan Ozimek on Dreamforce

Their impressions of the Salesforce conference and on integrating Salesforce into your nonprofit organization and activities.

Video

Data Cybersecurity for Nonprofits

Build expert David Deal takes questions on securing the most important asset nonprofit organizations have, the data found in cloud platforms and tools.

Creating a CRM Roadmap for the UN Foundation

As the UN Foundation diversified and expanded their strategies, they needed to change how CRM supported their work. Build started with an technology assessment, before proposing specific changes to technology which gave the organization a clear roadmap from which to approach their technology strategy.

But our findings also provided an opportunity to understand how the foundation must transform to get the most from their CRM investment.

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    Andrew Axelrod UN Foundation
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    Craig Sholley African Wildlife Foundation
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    NeighborWorks America
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    Bridget Weston SCORE Association
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    Dan Hardy Resources for Community Development
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    Karen Rivas Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School
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    Mike Bechtel Ounce of Prevention Fund
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    Delma Plummer Bread for the World
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    Amy Gill Women for Women International
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    The Actors' Center
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    Denise Dolan Fisher House Foundation
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