Nonprofits that are young do not have the kind of funds available to purchase high-end software. If you’re one of them (and even if you aren’t), this list will give you different free alternatives for fundraising software to get your donation campaign started and organized without breaking the bank.
Top Nonprofit Software Products
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Empowering nonprofits since 2004 with the most powerful web based database on the market. NeonCRM is a very easy to use yet extensive system that enables nonprofit organizations to do more with less. Track every single person, organization, transaction, interaction, email, and much more. We help organizations of all sizes, from grassroots to enterprise, Pricing starts at $49 per month with credit card processing fees as low as 2.3%. View Profile
by ACTIVE Network
Organizations like YMCA's, campus recreation centers, and recreation centers depend on ACTIVE NET software. ACTIVE's membership management software is designed to help you easily input, track and access member data from one centralized system, offering you a complete view of all member activities. Run your membership-related operations efficiently & profitably with a completely scalable solution for large and small businesses. View Profile
Logikcull automates the process of discovery from end to end. Logikcull is cloud-based, easy to use, and offers UNLIMITED: storage, processing, users, and productions. Simply drag and drop your files into Logikcull and they are uploaded securely to Logikcull's cloud service. Within Logikcull all files are scanned, filtered, and organized so that building a discovery database takes just a few clicks. Access files from anywhere, on any device View Profile
MemberPlanet is a Web-based group management system that provides leaders of organizations with online tools to manage membership, streamline communication, and increase fundraising and event participation. Members of our nonprofits, booster clubs, schools and churches enjoy easy access to a suite of online tools including registration forms, event and donation sites, text messaging, email, mobile app for administrators and members, surveys, and more. View Profile
Intacct's nonprofit accounting software provides a complete view of the consolidated numbers, summaries, and details you need to optimally manage your organization. With real-time visibility, you can proactively manage key initiatives, take action, and improve outcomes across funding sources, locations, grants, programs, and other dimensions. View Profile
Litmos LMS is a SCORM certified online training system that enables non-profits to rapidly create web based courses and easy distribution to learners on Mac, PC, iPhone, iPad & Android. Online course are created using a mix of video, PowerPoint, SCORM, surveys, quizzes and more. Learners can self signup and optionally pay for the course using the integrated online course shopping cart. View Profile
Thousands of nonprofits use DonorPerfect to organize constituent data in one unified database. Everyone in your organization will be working with the same information in real time, on any device, anywhere, 24/7. It has easy to use constituent relationship management tools for making smarter, timelier decisions that help nonprofits raise more money. Two nonprofits, NTEN and Idealware, gave DonorPerfect the more 'excellent' ratings in their donor management systems report than any other softwar View Profile
Salsa's all-in-one platform helps nonprofits engage supporters through donation pages, targeted emails, social sharing, advocacy, and sign-up forms. Features include advanced reporting, unlimited forms, customizable email templates, storefronts, & chapter management. Strategy webinars and online trainings are also offered to help nonprofits grow their base of support. Salsas more than 3,000 clients are able to individualize their communications, get higher response rates, and retain supporters. View Profile
MemberClicks provides membership management and website solutions for small-staff non-profit organizations. From donation forms to content management systems, our scalable, cost-effective solutions can help nonprofits grow their online presence and advance their mission. With our powerful, easy-to-use products, quick setup and free, unlimited support from real people, we are the choice for more than 1,500 non-profit organizations across North America. View Profile
Little Green Light (LGL) is a web-based fundraising solution for development and advancement teams who want a full-featured constituent relationship management service at a great price. LGL offers donor and gift management, activity and event tracking, mail merge, task reminders, advanced queries, and reports. Includes support by email or phone, secure communication (SSL), and daily backups. LGL Forms is freely included, and with an integrated ProPay account, you can take online payments. View Profile
DonorSnap is an easy to use online donor/membership management system. Features include tracking for donations, pledges, and interactions; unlimited user defined fields; Excel import/export; and online forms/donations. There are no hidden costs or long-term contracts. At $39 per month enjoy all of our features including unlimited users, unlimited usage, and up to 1,000 contacts in your database. Try DonorSnap with your own data risk free for 30 days. View Profile
NewOrg integrates management of Clients, Programs & Services as well as Volunteers, Development, Scheduling, Mass Email, Web Content, Event Calendars, Payment Processing and more with extensive customized reporting in all areas. Improve staff efficiency while reducing your fixed overhead. NewOrg grows your fundraising success and sustainability through integration of all your relationships in one solution. Complete integrated information management for all size Non-Profits. View Profile
Trail Blazer's Non-Profit Manager is a complete, integrated solution for non-profit fundraising and donor management. Centralize your donor information to make targeted outreach a snap. It's easy to use, comprehensive, agile and accessible from any computer or mobile device. Track just about everything...donor relationships, pledges, donations, etc. Seamless integration with your website including online donations, event RSVPs, volunteer registrations and more. Call for a free demo today. View Profile
Agilon's web-based donor management and CRM software helps mid to large nonprofits take their fundraising to the next level. A complete Donor Management System with CRM, Agilon's ONE suite of modules seamlessly share information and manage workflow to enhance your efficiency. ONE increases your efficiency in demographic updates, gift and pledge processing, financial management, events management, capital campaign management and more. View Profile
by SafeSoft Solutions
A simple to use, yet robust predictive dialer and inbound call center software to accelerate sales productivity for your nonprofit organization. For just $49/seat (for the first month) you get unlimited minutes and up-time performance that's second to none. Call us for a free demo and increase your sales and contacts by 400% overnight. View Profile
Association Catalyst is more than just Association Management Software! It is a single platform completely integrating your association database and member activities with your website management. Association Catalyst streamlines both front end and back-office operations. Members can easily enroll, renew, register and pay for events, update profiles and search the member directory. Your staff has access to an integrated web-based system for managing your member database and website operations. View Profile
MemberZone helps associations succeed with non-dues revenue generation and membership management tools. Our solutions will help your member-based organization--track membership information, generate reports and metrics, schedule and send communication, create group/committees, send batch invoices and let members pay online, manage events--and much more. 2000+ organizations use our solutions with half using our awesome mobile apps! We require no contracts and have a money-back guarantee! View Profile
DonorPro is the world's most intuitive nonprofit software system for nonprofits. With DonorPro, you can manage constituent relationships, customize cultivation workflows, launch online donation forms, and create powerful development reports. DonorPro CRM has been ranked by Idealware/NTEN as the unquestioned leader in ease-of-use, best value, and customer support. On average, nonprofits using DonorPro see 37% annual growth in donation dollars. Visit Website for a Live Demo! View Profile
Brilliant Directories offers an Affordable, All-In-One Solution to streamline all aspects of your non-profit such as volunteers database, one-time and recurring donations, email marketing and website design. Includes blogging, event publishing, jobs boards, photo albums and more. A complete, turn-key Non-Profit Management Software with quick setup and free, unlimited support from real people. Try a free demo and see how Brilliant Directories can save you time and money. View Profile
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Everyone seems to base their software search on the number of features a software has, as if this is the metric by which to evaluate the quality of the software. But the biggest bang for your buck comes not from the amount of features a software offers, but how well they can solve the problems your organization is facing. This post will show you how to determine what problems you have and if a software has the solution you need!
It’s an adventure out there on the wild waters of the internet. Is your nonprofit organization’s website faring well or facing shipwreck? If you’re in danger, this post will walk you through the five ways to perfect your online presence and increase engagement on the web.