Nonprofit Advocacy Done Right

Pause a moment to reflect on your nonprofit's mission. Is it to perpetually write grant proposals? Make phone calls asking for donations? Write emails? Probably not. More than likely, your nonprofit was initially founded because there was a need and because there were people who cared who truly wanted to… Read more

How Much is Volunteer Time Worth?

The value of a volunteer hour rose again last year, up 49 cents to $23.56 an hour, continuing the steady upward trend that has been observed each year since volunteer time value was first recorded in 2001, according to Independent Sector (IS). Calculating the value of volunteer time is a significant… Read more

STUDY: Growth Trends in Fundraising

A new study was recently released that highlights growth trends in online fundraising, advocacy, and nonprofit organizing. The 10th annual M+R Benchmarks Study, dubbed “Benchmarks X”, examines growth trends in 2015 data collected from over 100 organizations across multiple sectors of the nonprofit industry. "Benchmarks X" was compiled by digital consulting firm… Read more

HR Panel: Recruiting & Retaining Millennials

Annual luncheon explores best practices for recruiting today's youth Earlier this month, StratusLIVE was honored to be included among local business leaders gathered at Regent University for their annual luncheon to discuss strategies and best practices for finding, recruiting, and retaining today's talented college graduates. Other local businesses represented included Regent University's corporate partners, railway… Read more

StratusLIVE Accelerates Product Investment with Version 7 of Cloud-Based Nonprofit Fundraising and CRM Software

[et_pb_section bb_built="1" admin_label="section"][et_pb_row admin_label="row"][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_video admin_label="Video" src="//s3.amazonaws.com/media.stratuslive/marketing/SL7Intro.mp4" image_src="https://stratuslive.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/SL7-Preview-Poster3.png" src_webm="//s3.amazonaws.com/media.stratuslive/marketing/SL7Intro.webm" /][et_pb_text admin_label="Text" background_layout="light" text_orientation="left" use_border_color="off" border_color="#ffffff" border_style="solid"] Major updates coincide with release of Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2016, reaffirming StratusLIVE’s industry leadership with enterprise software and services for the nonprofit community StratusLIVE, LLC, a leading provider of enterprise-class fundraising, relationship management, and business… Read more