Cureo Sponsors #GivingTuesday Initiative in Georgia

John SchoberNonprofit Collaboration

On August 17, Cureo was formally announced as a leading sponsor of GAgives, in partnership with Georgia Center for Nonprofits. GAgives is Georgia’s version of #GivingTuesday. #GivingTuesday takes place on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving (November 27th) and kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving. #GivingTuesday was started as an initiative in 2012 and … Read More

How to Avoid Nonprofit Board Burnout

Andrew VaethBoard of Directors

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Between work responsibilities, volunteer and networking opportunities, personal commitments, and more, board members lead busy lives. As a nonprofit leader, it’s up to you to keep your board members motivated and excited about your mission. But, it may be hard to do when members are feeling overworked and bogged down. Over time, this leads to general disinterest in and frustration with board activities. Members may … Read More

NewBridge Cleveland Strives for Vibrant Community and Fulfilled Potential

Andrew VaethNonprofit Collaboration, Nonprofits We Love

NewBridge Cleveland exists to help residents and at-risk youth in some of Cleveland’s most challenged neighborhoods reach their full educational and economic potential. NewBridge uses market-driven job training and educational arts programs to help build a stronger and more vibrant community. We sat down with Maya Lyles, Director of Academic Affairs, to learn more about the work going on at … Read More

3 Signs You Need to Rethink Team Collaboration in Your Nonprofit

Andrew VaethNonprofit Collaboration

The success of a nonprofit is dependent on whether or not its constituents (board members, employees, donors, and more) are able to perform together as a team. With increasing competition for resources, it has become extremely important for nonprofits to collaborate in the workspace, fueling productivity. Yet, research suggests that in an eight-hour workday, the average employee is productive for … Read More

Cureo 101: How to Maximize Mission-Focused Collaboration in Your Nonprofit

Andrew VaethNonprofit Collaboration

Have you ever heard the saying, “There’s no ‘I’ in team?” Think about nonprofits. With a limited number of resources to sustain growth, nonprofits are more likely to achieve goals when their members work effectively as a team. Cureo makes this possible. Follow along below as we explain how to maximize mission-focused collaboration in your organization using software designed specifically … Read More

Whit’s End Community Place Creates Strength and Hope for Cancer Patients

Andrew VaethNonprofits We Love

Whit’s End Community Place in Wooster, Ohio began following its founders’ experiences as caregivers of loved ones battling cancer. Whit’s End is dedicated to providing emotional support, practical education, and hope to all who are touched by cancer. Founders Sandy Kline and Cathy Ballinger are committed to building a community of caring and generous people whose mission is to walk … Read More

3 Ways Cureo Will Transform Team Collaboration Overnight

Andrew VaethNonprofit Collaboration

While collaboration in the workspace is nothing new, innovative technologies are redefining how teams operate. Below, we explain three ways in which Cureo—technology built exclusively for nonprofits—can transform team collaboration overnight. 1. Organize Staff Members Organizational structure is essential to team collaboration. With Cureo, all of your information resides in a single, web-based collaboration system that you can access anytime, … Read More

What to Expect When You Sign Up For Cureo Collaboration Software

Andrew VaethNonprofit Collaboration

As a nonprofit leader, you know that collaboration is the key to success. Are you ready to lean on technology to amplify your nonprofit’s impact? While software companies fight for your business, they often leave out one small detail in the sales pitch: standard collaboration tools don’t work for nonprofits. Business-focused solutions are siloes with learning curves and numerous digital profiles to … Read More

Cornerstone of Hope is the Foundation for Family Grief Support

Andrew VaethNonprofits We Love, Uncategorized

Cornerstone of Hope, headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, was born out of a need for family-focused grief support. The organization provides services to help people cope with a difficult loss: professional counseling, support groups, camps for children, art therapy, grief support training, and help from a number of community partners. The center is open six days a week to offer support … Read More

The Makeup of the Ideal Board Member

Andrew VaethBoard of Directors

The following is an excerpt of a blog post written by Brian Sooy, President of Aespire, and author of “Raise Your Voice: A Cause Manifesto,” in which he recounts his decade of work on a nonprofit board of directors. The members of the boards I serve on embody character and leadership qualities that put the organization’s interests ahead of their own as … Read More