Nonprofits

How Fintech Helped The United Nations World Food Program Respond More Rapidly

Technology is helpful during humanitarian crises. Many nonprofits take advantage of tech to aid those affected. One such example is the use of blockchain and biometric technologies by the United Nations World Food Program. The pilot “Building Blocks” program is paving the way for blockchain to expand far beyond fintech. How The United Nations World…

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Nonprofit Tech: These Emerging Technology Trends Are Helping Organizations Extend Global Reach

Nonprofit organizations affect multiple areas of society. They require the management of massive data and often have limited resources. These groups should leverage technology trends. Organizations can increase efficiency, reduce costs and spend more time on their missions around the world. The State of Nonprofits in the U.S. in 2018 Current data about nonprofits proves…

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The Benefits of Outsourcing Your Nonprofit Organization’s IT Operations to CRA

CRA Provides Exceptional IT Solutions for Nonprofit Organizations More nonprofit organizations are becoming savvy to the benefits of outsourcing IT operations. When budgets are tight, it may seem counterintuitive to spend money on managed IT and consulting services. In truth, such solutions can help streamline your budget and maximize your current funds. Taking advantage of…

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Social Media for Nonprofits – Best Use Cases

How Nonprofit Organizations Can Harness the Power of Social Media A recent study by the Case Foundation and Social Media for Nonprofits examined trends among almost 500 organizations to understand how they use social media. Even though 97% of these organizations were on Facebook, 88% cited email and their website as their most important  communication…

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Eleven Essential Resources for Nonprofit Organizations

Informational and Networking Resources to Advance Your Mission There are numerous excellent resources for nonprofit organizations available. They cover a variety of topics, useful for both new and growing organizations. You’ll find a wealth of information on everything from maintaining your tax exempt status to establishing long-term connections with fellow nonprofits.   Essential Resources for…

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IT Solutions to Optimize Grants for Nonprofits

Maximize Your Budget and Sharpen Your Strategies by Outsourcing IT Competition for funding has become tighter in recent years. Because of this, it’s more crucial than ever for nonprofits to budget strategically. Many grants for nonprofits emphasize bringing in more money. A smart nonprofit will also incorporate strategies to optimize existing and future funding. There…

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How to Build a Technology Roadmap for Your Nonprofit Organization

Crafting a Plan for Technology Will Put You on the Path to Success A technology roadmap is a plan that defines your technology needs in the context of your organization’s mission.  By matching your goals to specific technologies, you can immediately increase your efficiency. In looking ahead, you can also anticipate your future needs to…

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Why Nonprofit Organizations Need Cloud Computing

Using the Cloud To Your Advantage Cloud computing technology moves your server hardware footprint away from your place of business and consolidates it in a datacenter. Access to the hardware and network resources such as file shares is through the Internet. It is quickly becoming a popular trend in large and small businesses alike because…

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Should Your Nonprofit Consider Implementing BYOD?

With technology in our pockets more powerful than that which landed humans on the moon, it’s no surprise we’ve gotten reliant on them for everything. The apps on our mobile devices allows us to handle our banking and investments, control our homes, and communicate face-to-face with people all over the world. Desktop computers aren’t mobile…

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CRA’s best of breed Manage360 drives successful partnerships in NYC

New York, NY October 20th, 2016 – Computer Resources of America (CRA), a top-tier IT solutions provider, has been awarded a service contract for a leading Non-Profit Organization (NPO) that offers affordable housing for seniors and New Yorkers with special needs. CRA will implement its Manage360° solution to enhance IT operations for the NPO to…

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