When Action for Healthy Kids chose Soapbox Engage, beyond the clicks and code of a powerful and beautiful website that supercharges their mission, they found a true partner:
Action for Healthy Kids faced a common dilemma at the core of every nonprofit: how to gauge impact. Specifically, as a nonprofit mobilizing thousands of volunteers to catalyze change in schools across the nation, how could they know how many schools they were touching?
In Soapbox Engage and Salesforce.com, Action for Healthy Kids found their answer:
When Action for Healthy Kids elected to build their new website with Soapbox Engage, they chose more than just a great looking, mobile-friendly website that was easy to manage and useful for event registrations. They adopted a powerful platform integrating with Salesforce.com in ways that have transformed core business processes.
Action for Healthy Kids has chapters across the country. Each of these chapters has events for which they manage online reservations.
When Action for Healthy Kids chose to move from Convio Luminate to Soapbox Engage and the Salesforce.com Nonprofit Starter Pack, the money saved in recurring monthly fees was enough fund a full website redesign with change to spare. The redesign was far more than a facelift or color refresh. It facilitated a fundamental shift in the online marketing presence of the organization and connects with their audience in entirely new, more mission-focused ways.
The desire to speak more effectively to a consumer audience was rooted in both the traditional strengths and perceived opportunities of the organization: Read more »
Transformations that radically improve a nonprofit’s ability to meet its mission can often happen in unexpected ways. Just ask Anthony Moss, Web and Database Manager for Action for Healthy Kids:
The Banner Alzheimer’s Institute is working to end Alzheimer’s, a disease reaching epidemic proportions that affects one in nine Americans over age 65.
To do so, they use Soapbox Mailer for Salesforce to tackle one of the most significant challenges:
“We needed a way to keep people up to date on the latest information in Alzheimer’s research and connect them to prevention-related studies taking place in their communities,” says Jessica Langbaum, Ph.D., Associate Director of the Alzheimer’s Prevention Initiative. Learn more about how Soapbox Mailer is providing the necessary tools for communicating with key constituents about Alzheimer’s research and prevention-related studies.
In November 2013, Typhoon Haiyan struck the Philippines, killing more than 6,000 and devastating villages and towns across the island nation. Global Fund for Women, a leader in advancing the rights of women and girls worldwide, moved quickly to empower their grantees in the Philippines to address the need. Using Soapbox Engage, Global Fund for Women achieved its most successful online giving effort ever in response to a crisis. Online contributions totalled more than $75,000 from donors around the world, helping devastated communities rebuild and safeguarding women and children in the aftermath of the storm. Read more »