StratusLIVE Introduces Online Workplace Giving Software
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StratusLIVE Introduces Online Workplace Giving Software

By CIOReview | Wednesday, May 14, 2014


FREMONT, CA: StratusLIVE, provider of cloud-based fundraising and social CRM solutions to nonprofit organizations, has announced the release of StratusLIVE’s online workplace giving software. StratusLIVE for Fundraisers is built as a product-based solution on the commercial Microsoft Dynamics CRM platform.



A cloud-based workplace giving campaign, the Workplace Giving Portal allows donors to make contributions from virtually any device, including smartphones and tablets, while delivering elegant, content rich, and engaging fundraising campaigns to donors.



The Workplace Giving Portal includes complete integration with StratusLIVE for Fundraisers, providing efficiency and accuracy for workplace campaign coordinators and enabling a real-time 360-degree view of campaign progress.



“The responsive web design offers an exceptional modern, intuitive user experience for donors. In addition, the full integration with StratusLIVE for Fundraisers means significant performance gains when setting up and managing sites, as well as back office tasks such as processing, payouts, distributions, acknowledgements, and reporting. It’s a large step forward to provide such a great giving experience to donors - improving real-time campaign monitoring, increasing accuracy, saving time and saving money,” said United Way of South Hampton Roads Chief Operating Officer Bill Reid.



The Workplace Giving Portal makes it possible for employees to review previous gift history, make new online gifts and pledges, view personalized content, manage designations, and update personal contact information. Employers who utilize the Workplace Giving Portal will find that its content management tools will save time for campaign coordinators while improving overall donor experiences.



“Our clients asked for a modern, responsive user interface capable of running on all widely available devices for their workplace giving campaigns,” said StratusLIVE CEO Jim Funari. “They want the ability to personalize content and deploy new sites directly from their StratusLIVE for Fundraisers environment with full integration including campaign activities.”



The new and enhanced features of the latest StratusLIVE Workplace Giving Portal includes mobile-ready, responsive design and Full StratusLIVE CRM integration. Extensive integration with StratusLIVE for Fundraisers provides the basis for many of the enhanced features in the newest Workplace Giving Portal like:




  • Pushbutton deployment of new workplace giving sites - New workplace fundraising campaigns can be provisioned out of StratusLIVE for Fundraisers by simply entering a few setting options and clicking the “deploy” button.


  • Advanced contact matching - Transactions, giving history, and donor demographic information can flow directly to and from StratusLIVE for Fundraisers, allowing for precise contact matching. By automatically recognizing existing donors, the portal can present them with previous year giving history for quick gift renewal or changes according to the donor’s interest.


  • Campaign monitoring - As donors make pledges, the Campaign Dashboard provides real-time monitoring of progress toward contribution and participation goals, as well as response curve rates, internal vs. external designations, donors per recognition level, donors per affinity group, and more. All of these data points captured by our constituent relationship management software.