Twitter Chat Recap: How to Leverage Free Tech to Further Your Mission

Nonprofit tech experts share how organizations can accelerate their mission with free technology

If leveraged correctly, technology has the power to accelerate your organization's work to meet your mission. Even better when that technology is free. Too often though, we can spend too much time jumping on the newest free technology offerings and not enough time figuring out what we're trying to do and how the technology can (or in some cases cannot) help us. In this chat, thought leaders share tips to help your org truly leverage free technology. 

See the Twitter Chat recap here

Spotlight Shines on Nonprofits at SuiteWorld 2016

A Sneak Peek of NetSuite's Annual Conference for Nonprofits

With growing numbers of nonprofit organizations discovering how much NetSuite can help them, it's no wonder the upcoming SuiteWorld conference in San Jose will offer more content designed with the nonprofit sector in mind than any previous SuiteWorld.

VM Summit 16 to Bring Good Companies and Causes Together in Chicago, IL

Registration Now Open for Annual Volunteerism Conference Hosted by VolunteerMatch
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San Francisco, CA, May 16, 2016 /3BL Media/ - VolunteerMatch, the web’s largest volunteer engagement network, announced today that it has opened registration for VM Summit 16, which will be held on October 25, 2016 in Chicago, IL.

VolunteerMatch’s annual conference, officially known as VM Summit, brings companies and nonprofits together in one place to learn and collaborate on how to create better, more impactful partnerships, and harness the power of corporate volunteering for real community impact.

Recognizing Super SuiteImpact Ambassador Laura Bowman

One Employee's Inspiring Contribution to Volunteerism at NetSuite

When we think about volunteering at NetSuite, we often focus on the fun and meaningful parts of the experience —­ from getting to work side-by-side with colleagues we may have never met before to serving a hot meal to someone in our community.

Earth Week Guest Post: Nature Provides Lessons on How to Collaborate for a Sustainable Future


The effects of human-caused climate change are both predictable and unknown, but we do know that healthy ecosystems are more resilient to these effects. As individuals, we have an ethical responsibility to incrementally shift our behaviors to support ecosystem health; however, no one person can do this alone. In fact, we have to re-imagine and manage partnerships between institutions to support a shift towards a sustainable future.

GM Recycles Water Bottles to Make Chevy Equinox Part

Material also is transformed into coat insulation for the homeless, air filters
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DETROIT, April 12, 2016  /3BL Media/ – General Motors is turning its employees’ recycled water bottles into a new life: noise-reducing fabric insulation that covers the Chevrolet Equinox engine. The bottles – collected from five of its Michigan facilities – are also being turned into air filtration components and insulation in coats for the homeless community. Launches Financials Accelerator for Nonprofits launched a 7-week course for nonprofits receiving a software donation to help them understand the ins-and-outs of migrating their financials to NetSuite.

Good financial management is critical to the success of nonprofit organizations, even if it might not be the most exciting topic. Every organization is challenged with delivering better transparency to constituents and being effective stewards of donor resources. Beyond the basics, they need to connect the dollars they raise and spend to the outcomes their organizations seek to achieve.

How NetSuite is Supporting Kiva to Scale Globally Across 80 Countries

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Every 5 seconds someone visits the website and makes a loan to an aspiring entrepreneur. To date, Kiva has facilitated $750 million worth of lending to 1.7 million people. In this video Kiva shares how a NetSuite software donation has supported their tremendous growth to 80 countries around the world. 

Morgan Stanley Strategy Challenge to Benefit 14 Nonprofit Organizations in U.S. and UK

Annual pro bono volunteer program has delivered 56,000 service hours to 90 nonprofits since 2009
Press Release

NEW YORK and LONDON, March 23, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) today announced the launch of the annual Strategy Challenge, the Firm’s signature skill-based pro bono volunteer program.  Over the course of the next eight weeks, teams of Morgan Stanley employee volunteers in New York and London will work with leadership teams at 14 nonprofit organizations to create concrete deliverables that will help the nonprofit partners address mission critical challenges.


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