Grassroots.org

Grassroots.org
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Mission:
To serve as a catalyst for positive social change by leveraging modern technologies and best business practices.

Background:
Grassroots.org provides nonprofit organizations with free technological resources to build capacity and increase their efficiency. Serving more than one thousand nonprofits in the United States and Canada, Grassroots.org provides each organization with a suite of services designed to help achieve, sustain, and expand a strong Web presence. The organization's goal is to adopt 10,000 nonprofit members and provide them each with an average of $10,000 worth of services per year at no charge.

Outstanding Web Features:
Qualified nonprofit organizations can sign up and access the free, user-friendly tools included in the . The suite of tools is designed to assist nonprofit organizations with the three phases of Web development: establishing a Web presence, enhancing content on the site, and expanding that presence. Phase-one "tools" include , , and a free powered by Doodlekit. In phase two, organizations can enhance the content on their site with , , and volunteer and programs. Phase-three tools include and, for select members, a free with an MBA student from the at the University of Maryland. Visitors to the site can also download a free copy of and check the for up-to-date news and announcements.

Executive Director: Shane Hankins
Main Office:
303 Park Ave S, Suite 1451
New York, New York 10010
Tel: (800) 252-0015
Tel: (800) 252-1854

FEATURED ON THE WEB

October 12, 2004