Tech Tips, Resources, and Best Practices

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June 3, 2022

How Much Does a Nonprofit CRM Cost?

It is important to know that the best CRM for nonprofits is the one that meets the needs of an organization and helps them achieve both short- and long-term goals. Essentially, there’s no one-size-fits-all solution.
June 3, 2022

What is a CRM for Nonprofits?

CRM software platforms help nonprofit organizations track and manage their relationships with all of their contacts including donors, volunteers, and various additional supporters. CRMs are extremely powerful and complex systems and have the ability to integrate with many other types of tools.
June 3, 2022

Free Database Software for Nonprofits

Like any business there are all sorts of opportunities to use technology to improve the impact and operation of a nonprofit organization. While there are several applications and software platforms that can help nonprofits thrive (more on these later), they all mostly fall into a category called database software. 
June 3, 2022

Technology Challenges for Nonprofits

At Computers in Ministry (CIM), we support all types of nonprofits (not just the ministry, though that’s where we got our start) in upgrading to better and more useful technology without compromising efficiency, results, or the budget.
June 3, 2022

Best Free CRM for Nonprofits

In this article, we’re exploring everything about CRMs. Learn what CRMs are, what kinds of features they include, free and low-cost options, and how an organization that offers managed technology services for nonprofits can help you narrow down your options and connect with the right platform that can truly drive your mission and the work you do each day.
June 3, 2022

Is Microsoft 365 Free for Churches?

Yes, qualifying nonprofits (including churches) can access Microsoft 365 Business Premium for free, for up to ten users. If you have more than ten employees or volunteers who need Microsoft 365 to do their work for your organization, there are a few options.
June 3, 2022

Is Microsoft Office Free for Nonprofits?

Part of the service CIM provides to our partners is helping a nonprofit identify the opportunities to use all the features of Microsoft 365 to make life easier and more efficient. If you don’t know what some of these additional programs are or if they would be useful to you, we can help!
June 3, 2022

Is Office 365 Free For Charities? (Microsoft 365)

In any business setting, having and maximizing the right tools is a key ingredient to success. In today’s digital world, that often encompasses having the right technology to facilitate anything from day-to-day tasks to big picture goals. That’s no different for charities or nonprofit organizations. Charities and nonprofit organizations (NPOs), while having different missions and legal classifications from corporations, require many of the same technologies as for-profit institutions. One such set of applications that many churches and other NPOs are usually interested in is Microsoft Office 365.
June 3, 2022

What Does Microsoft Nonprofit Portal Include?

With the technological resources available today, there is no reason that your organization can’t automate portions of your team. Implementing the right technology would allow your team to focus on what is most important: your mission.

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