Our partners offer some of the most powerful complementary services available for the giving community. There are tremendous possibilities inherent in combining MicroEdge’s unique resources with companies that offer these services to the grant giving community.
MicroEdge partners have been chosen because they have a strong presence in the markets they serve and they focus on delivering superior products and services, providing added value to our clients.
Foundation Center is a national nonprofit service organization recognized as the nation’s leading authority on organized philanthropy, connecting nonprofits and the grantmakers supporting them to tools they can use and information they can trust.
The Foundation Center's eGrant Reporting Program enables grantmakers to submit electronic grants lists to the Foundation Center, expediting their inclusion in Foundation Directory Online, the nation's most widely used searchable database of U.S. grantmakers and their grants, and Philanthropy In/Sight, the Foundation Center's data visualization platform for global philanthropy.
As its first eGrant Reporting Partner, MicroEdge collaborated with the Foundation Center to include the eGrant report template as a standard option in the report library of GIFTS, Essential GIFTS and FIMS. This enables MicroEdge clients to easily submit giving data to the Center for inclusion in the Foundation Directory Online. Visit www.foundationcenter.org to learn more.
GuideStar connects people and organizations with information on the programs and finances of more than 1.8 million IRS-recognized nonprofits. GuideStar serves a wide audience inside and outside the nonprofit sector, including individual donors, nonprofit leaders, grantmakers, government officials, academic researchers, and the media.
MicroEdge partnered with GuideStar to provide our clients direct access to the GuideStar database from within GIFTS. Using this seamless link, users can perform easy, comprehensive research on non-profit organizations seeking grants. Visit www.guidestar.com to learn more.
Network for Good
MicroEdge works with Network for Good to process all donations made through our AngelPoints Giving module in a secure system. They thoroughly vet employee donations to make sure they are 501 (c)(3) approved charities, process the transactions and disperse payments to the selected non-profits.
Network for Good is a non-profit donor advised fund that works to connect donors with charities. They have raised more than $500 Million in online donations to more than 60,000 different nonprofit organizations. Visit www.networkforgood.org to learn more.
The Rensselaerville Institute
The Rensselaerville Institute (TRI) focuses on outcomes for groups and individuals seeking human achievement. The Institute’s mission is to show organizations how to set targets, measure their progress, and change their behavior to achieve quantum leaps in performance and to enable communities to harness their own resources to improve people's lives in sustainable ways.
MicroEdge has collaborated with TRI to establish best practices for implementation of outcome tracking. The combination of TRI’s outcome-based business logic and MicroEdge’s grants management expertise provides a powerful methodology and set of tools that enable giving organizations to accurately capture and track exactly what happens to the financial investment they make through their grants. Visit www.rinstitute.org to learn more.