Product Spotlight: Online Engagement with Habitat Homeowners

Coastal Cloud is a platinum Salesforce consulting partner, with a Nonprofit Solutions team focused on delivering Salesforce solutions that meet the unique needs of nonprofit organizations. Coastal Cloud has worked with Habitat for Humanity affiliates, including Lexington Habitat and Dallas Habitat, and has multiple Coastal staff members with over 15 combined years of experience working

Member Profile: Chhaya CDC Automates their Housing Counseling Intake with Online Form

Chhaya Community Development Corporation became a HomeKeeper participating organization in Fall 2018, using housing counseling features to complete their reporting requirements for the National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community Development (CAPACD).   The organization operates in Queens, New York, home to the fastest-growing South Asian population in the country. Chhaya empowers this community through

HomeKeeper will be exhibiting at the Reclaiming Vacant Properties Conference October 2-4!

Announcement: The Grounded Solutions Network staff will be exhibiting and presenting at the Reclaiming Vacant Properties conference from October 2-4, 2019. If you are interested in HomeKeeper or learning more about the resources Grounded Solutions Network provides,  we’d love to connect with you.  Here are a few options for finding us: Attend our sessions –

HomeKeeper now has 100 user organizations!

via GIPHY HomeKeeper has exciting news to share. We reached a very big milestone of 100 HomeKeeper user organizations this summer! HomeKeeper user organizations include: 31 Habitat for Humanity Affiliates 34 Community Land Trusts 29 Housing Counseling agencies 6 local government stewarding agencies We would love to thank all of our user organizations for choosing

HomeKeeper is Lightning Ready!

Over the past year, HomeKeeper staff and our developers have been working diligently to make sure HomeKeeper is compatible with Salesforce’s new user interface, Lightning. We are delighted to announce that the HomeKeeper application is now Lightning ready and our newest release, version 2.4, will include Lightning features. What does this mean for potential and

Member Profile: How Athens Land Trust is using HomeKeeper to track their housing counseling program

Recently, we had the opportunity to interview Kelsey Thompson, the Education Coordinator at Athens Land Trust. Athens Land Trust is a nonprofit community land trust, which works towards increasing homeownership in Athens-Clarke County by creating housing that is permanently affordable. One system, not two Kelsey, like many other housing counselors we have worked with, was

Salesforce Impact Reporting Webinar features HomeKeeper Power User

On June 21st, Lauren Shaughnessy, Director of Learning and Measurement at Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco – and one of our HomeKeeper power users – presented on a Salesforce.org Impact Reporting Webinar. This webinar was Part 1 of three part series on Salesforce and measurement. On the webinar Lauren shared how her Habitat affiliate

Member Profile: Rebuilding Home with New Skills at Habitat Sonoma

AmeriCorps VISTA Kylie Dayton returned to Sonoma County ready to make an impact in her home state. When the Northern California wildfires destroyed over 5,000 homes in her county, she built new skillsets to serve the urgent needs of the local community. Kylie spoke to the HomeKeeper team about the resources that helped her and

2017 HomeKeeper Recap and 2018 Roadmap

 2017 HomeKeeper Program Recap and 2018 Roadmap Since 2011, HomeKeeper has helped people like you manage your programs more efficiently and report on your impacts with ease. Through the  years, we’ve remained committed to our core belief that better data begets brighter insights, smarter decisions and bigger impacts. And  we’ve also learned that better systems means