Category: Foundation

Raise the Funds Your University Needs with Salesforce Foundation’s Advancement Connect

Raise the Funds Your University Needs with Salesforce Foundation’s Advancement Connect

Get ready to raise more funds for your university with Advancement Connect from the Salesforce Foundation. Available today, Advancement Connect is an application that empowers universities of all sizes to engage alumni in meaningful ways to significantly increase participation rates and fundraising efforts. With Advancement Connect, universities can manage fundraising,... Read More»

You’re Live with Salesforce at Your Campus, Now What?

You’re Live with Salesforce at Your Campus, Now What?

You’ve implemented Salesforce for your higher ed institution but realized there’s still a whole lot left to do. This is where we found ourselves at the University of Miami at the end of our initial implementation a year ago. Empowered by the platform and with our users asking for more,... Read More»

Best of 2014: 10 Highlights from This Year in Salesforce

Best of 2014: 10 Highlights from This Year in Salesforce

So long, 2014. You were a good year, and we'll think of you fondly. But before it's all over, here's a last hurrah: the top highlights from 2014, tailored to those of you who (like us) might be a tiny bit over-enthusiastic about Salesforce. And in true Letterman style, we'll... Read More»

12 Business Days of Salesforce: 11 Ways to Give Back This Holiday Season

12 Business Days of Salesforce: 11 Ways to Give Back This Holiday Season

Although giving back and lending a hand should be a part of our lives year-round, the need for donations and volunteers can be especially high during the holiday season. While there are many ways to do good, as a part of our ongoing “12 Business Days of Salesforce” series, we’ve... Read More»

Will You Pledge 1% on #GivingTuesday?

Will You Pledge 1% on #GivingTuesday?

Today is #GivingTuesday--a global day for giving back. How are you celebrating? Will you donate to your favorite charity? Will you volunteer with a local nonprofit? How about joining a movement? Fifteen years ago, Salesforce transformed corporate philanthropy with the 1-1-1 model of integrated giving and it was one of... Read More»

How Salesforce is Celebrating Thanksgiving

How Salesforce is Celebrating Thanksgiving

Ahhh, Thanksgiving. The time to give thanks, eat mountains of food, and pack a month’s worth of activities into one tryptophan-heavy holiday. Whether you’re hopping on a plane, prepping the pie, volunteering, or monitoring the consumption of mulled wine by your favorite aunt, chances are you’re spreading plenty of cheer... Read More»

Giving Back Increases Teamwork

Giving Back Increases Teamwork

People give back for a myriad of different reasons. Whether it is because they are passionate about a cause, love to pay it forward, or they like how it makes them feel afterwards. Or, it could be because of a sense of obligation and they do it to save face... Read More»

Dreamforce Gives '14: By the Numbers

Dreamforce Gives '14: By the Numbers

Throughout the history of Dreamforce, giving back has been an integral part of the conference. But for 2014, philanthropy was front and center — and we've got the numbers to prove it. Dreamforce 2014 had the distinction of being the largest nonprofit tech conference in the world—with more than 7,000... Read More»

A Single Step: How Lauren's Kids Used Salesforce to Grow Their Nonprofit

A Single Step: How Lauren's Kids Used Salesforce to Grow Their Nonprofit

Has Salesforce changed your business, website, or life? If so, please fill out this form to be featured in a customer story. If chosen, we'll share your story on our blog and our social channels! The ancient proverb from Chinese philosopher Lao Tzu tells us: A journey of a thousand... Read More»

ICYMI: Top 10 Highlights from Dreamforce '14

ICYMI: Top 10 Highlights from Dreamforce '14

After all the months of preparation and growing excitement, it's hard to believe that Dreamforce '14 is over. Four days packed with breakout sessions, hands-on training sessions, keynote speakers, networking, sightseeing, and parties can go by fast — so in case there's anything you missed, here's our rundown of the... Read More»