Category: Foundation

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»

Dreamforce Attendees and Salesforce Family: Get a Free Copy of Tony Robbins' New Book for a Good Cause (Offer Ends Saturday!)

Dreamforce Attendees and Salesforce Family: Get a Free Copy of Tony Robbins' New Book for a Good Cause (Offer Ends Saturday!)

Dreamforce attendees and Salesforce family, Tony Robbins and Marc Benioff have a pretty awesome offer for you. Here's the deal: Marc Benioff has arranged for Dreamforce attendees to get a free copy of Tony Robbins' new book, Money: Master the Game ($28.95 value) — and for each person who receives... Read More»

Thursday Agenda: 7 Things You Shouldn't Miss Today at Dreamforce

Thursday Agenda: 7 Things You Shouldn't Miss Today at Dreamforce

Can you believe it’s already the last day of Dreamforce? Fill up your coffee mugs, slip into your walking shoes and hit the pavement to see all of the sights that you haven’t made time for yet. How are you going to spend your last day? Here are the seven... Read More»

Marc Benioff Announces Salesforce Customer Success Platform, Analytics Cloud

Marc Benioff Announces Salesforce Customer Success Platform, Analytics Cloud

A traditional Hawaiian blessing and song, plus a surprise performance by The Beach Boys kicked off the second afternoon of Dreamforce 2014. But neither took place simply to entertain the audience. Both were intended to highlight the arrival of Salesforce’s newest innovation, detailed by Chairman and CEO Marc Benioff. Salesforce... Read More»

Dreamforce: The Super Bowl of Cloud Computing

Dreamforce: The Super Bowl of Cloud Computing

Every fall, San Francisco is home to Dreamforce, the largest software conference on the planet. It's the Super Bowl of cloud computing, with more than 135,000 registered attendees and five million people tuning in to watch the live stream. And, like any Super Bowl, it is filled with energy, excitement... Read More»