Case Studies

This page contains resources on the use of Cloud Computing tools in non-profit environments. The case studies detail elements of the transition made by specific organizations who have integrated different applications and tools into their systems.

Spotlight on Innoweave Cloud Computing Projects

The organizations in this table have recently completed projects with an Innoweave Cloud Computing coach.

Software and Utilization Direct Impact
    ArtReach | Toronto, ON
Implemented Google Apps, Salesforce, and Box to ensure remote access, effective customer relationship management, and the safe storage of programming and organizational documents. By implementing Salesforce, Google Apps and Box, the organization can track contacts, share information, and archive documents remotely, allowing it to remain accessible to the youth population it serves.
   Head & Hands | Montreal, QC
Transferred its constituent relationship management system to NationBuilder. This included transferring its donor database, media contacts, and creating a new system for managing volunteers. Information can now be accessed and updated at all times. The team is more responsive and consistent with donors, volunteers, and media partners.
    Journal Ensemble | Trois-Pistoles, QC
Implemented NationBuilder, an online database to manage contacts, track online donations, and manage subscriptions. NationBuilder provides an integrated contact management platform and payment interface, allowing the organization to monetize its content through donations.


Case Studies

The following case studies describe how different nonprofit organizations have implemented different cloud computing tools. Please click on the links below to learn more.

  • Skills for Change

    Skills for Change provides learning and training opportunities for new immigrants. Skills for Change implemented a range of cloud-based tools to help make their data capturing, contact management, and reporting more efficient. Read more...

  • Girls Action Foundation

    The Girls Action Foundation is a national network for girls’ programs. The Girls Action Foundation implemented a customer relations management tool to help them track their relationships with a range of stakeholders. The result has been an increased sense of efficiency, consolidation, and streamlining. Read more...

  • Meal Exchange

    Meal Exchange a national youth-driven charity addressing local hunger, struggled with different pieces of technology that didn’t speak to each other. Learn about how they implemented integrated cloud solutions, which enabled them to easily share and update files, work more efficiently, and preserve organizational memory. Read more...

  • Schools Without Borders

    Schools Without Borders is an organization supporting holistic learning opportunities for young people around the world. Learn about how Innoweave's Cloud Computing module allowed them to improve their access to resources and training, reporting, project management, workflow, and approvals. By deploying a set of low-cost, easy-to-use, scalable, and cloud-based tools, Schools Without Borders was able to achieve program goals despite a major funding crisis. Read more...