BackOffice Thinking

West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States

info@backofficethinking.com

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Drupal, WordPress

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Implementation, Ongoing support, Training, Custom code and extensions, Data migration and imports

About us

BackOffice Thinking works with primarily mid-size and large non-profit organizations to transform their back office, web, fundraising, communication, finance and internal business processes so they can more effectively utilize their time and money by concentrating on their core competencies. BackOffice Thinking can transform how your organization works so that you become better stewards of your funds while improving all your processes to better resource your constituents. In 2016, we actively worked with about 100 different nonprofit organizations. Last year our CiviCRM clients raised tens of millions of dollars, registered tens of thousands of event participants, and sent millions of emails. Our core competencies include: * Designing, implementing, integrating, and supporting CiviCRM * Developing a dynamic and effective web presence with Drupal * Implementing eCommerce systems like Drupal Commerce, Shopify, and Magento integrated with CiviCRM and Drupal * Develop business analytics and advanced reporting services through Jasper and other reporting tools * Providing part-time CTO services for a project or long term direction * Providing support for CiviCRM and a variety of web-based technologies
CiviCRM Services

Our CiviCRM services

We offer a complete suite of CiviCRM services from, technology assessment, process consulting, website design, implementation, integrations , customization, training, and platform management. We have migrated large organizations from complex Raiser’s Edge and Sphere implementations and small and mid-sized organizations using eTapestry, NationBuilder, Access, spreadsheets, etc. We have a breadth of experience in both the commercial and open source space CRM and CMS space. We have been successfully delivering complex open source solutions for over a decade and delivering complex custom-built and commercial solutions for over 25 years.

Case Studies

Sustainable Furnishings Council

The Sustainable Furnishings Council is an educational and marketing organization, promoting healthy environments, inside and outside.  The council promotes sustainable practices among furniture...
[display_name] photoby Paul Keogan of BackOffice Thinking
on August 20, 2015 - 12:28

United Methodist Communications

United Methodist Communications (UMCOM), the global communications arm of the United Methodist Church needed a platform to host thousands of events and potentially hundreds of thousand...
[display_name] photoby Paul Keogan of BackOffice Thinking
on August 20, 2015 - 11:37

Global Awakening

BackOffice Thinking partnered with Global Awakening during their Annual Voice of Apostles Conference in Orlando, FL (over 3,000 attendees) this past summer.  We helped them improve the look of...
[display_name] photoby Dave Doligalski of BackOffice Thinking
on October 21, 2013 - 10:10

United Methodist Communications

United Methodist Communications (UMCOM), along with it's partners, The United Nations, The World Health Organization, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, is leading a global initiative to rid the...
[display_name] photoby Paul Keogan of BackOffice Thinking
on October 11, 2011 - 21:11

A global initiative using CiviCRM events with extensive Drupal integration

Stunning website with an emphasis on promoting members

UMCOM Imagine No Malaria

Global Awakening:  Event Badges:  to Infinity...and Beyond

Implementation of Ubercart Online Store and Integrating with CiviCRM database

 

Articles

CiviCRM User Summit announces our 2016 keynote speaker, Caitlin Cogdill, Global Fundraising Email Manager, Wikimedia Foundation

We are thrilled to announce that Caitlin Cogdill, Senior Fundraising Email Manager for the Wikimedia Foundation will be our 2016 keynote speaker. Her address will focus on Wikimedia's data-driven...
[display_name] photoby Linda Pagano of BackOffice Thinking
on August 12, 2016 - 07:07

Great Offer: Register today for the CiviCRM User Summit and Receive 20% Off

Do you currently use CiviCRM?  Are you looking to expand and deepen your knowledge in CiviCRM?  Do you ever wonder if you could use CiviCRM for other functions at work?  Do you want to share the...
[display_name] photoby Linda Pagano of BackOffice Thinking
on August 1, 2016 - 09:08

Why updating the CiviCRM website is Critical

Who is the most important person navigating the CiviCRM website?  Without a doubt, it is the person looking to explore CiviCRM as a possibility for their organization. Making a good impression...
[display_name] photoby Paul Keogan of BackOffice Thinking
on July 26, 2016 - 09:25

CiviCRM - A unique CRM with a passionate community

In late 2009, we were looking for a better solution for one of our larger faith-based clients. The AMS and CRMs we investigated were either too expensive or too simplistic.  We had taken a hard look...
[display_name] photoby Paul Keogan of BackOffice Thinking
on May 31, 2016 - 06:38

Roundup: Google Summer of Code 2015 Projects

Thanks to all the mentors and students that participated in this past GSoC Program!  There was a lot of effort and work put forth in these.  Please check out the blogs below to find out the progress...
[display_name] photoby Linda Pagano of BackOffice Thinking
on September 21, 2015 - 09:43

Is the CiviCRM User Summit Right for You? Testimonials

The CiviCRM User Summit is only 1 week away! Have we mentioned how ecstatic we are with this year’s lineup of Session Presenters and Topics and to be honored by our very special Keynote Speaker,...
[display_name] photoby Linda Pagano of BackOffice Thinking
on September 17, 2015 - 13:53

3 Reasons Why You Should Register for the CiviCRM User Summit Today

If you still haven’t registered for this year’s CiviCRM User Summit, here’s 3 reasons why you should do this now:     This year’s sessions are tailored to the needs and interests of CiviCRM...
[display_name] photoby Linda Pagano of BackOffice Thinking
on September 9, 2015 - 10:58

CiviCRM User Summit | Sessions have been Finalized

In a little over three weeks, CiviCRM users will be descending upon Washington, DC for the 3rd Annual CiviCRM User Summit. The final session schedule has been finalized, please check it out and let...
[display_name] photoby Linda Pagano of BackOffice Thinking
on September 2, 2015 - 10:45

Stunning website with an emphasis on member promotion

The Sustainable Furnishings Council is an educational and marketing organization, promoting healthy environments, inside and outside.  The council promotes sustainable practices among furniture...
[display_name] photoby Paul Keogan of BackOffice Thinking
on August 28, 2015 - 12:18

CiviCRM Administrator Job Description

I am often asked by our clients to help with hire a CiviCRM administrator.  This can be a new hire or a promotion of someone within the organization.  Although every organization has specific needs...
[display_name] photoby Paul Keogan of BackOffice Thinking
on July 14, 2015 - 11:50

Latest Trends in Nonprofit Tech: From Digital Inclusion to Digital Strategy by Amy Sample Ward

Don't miss out on Amy Sample Ward's keynote speech at this year's CiviCRM User Summit to be held Sept 24-25 in Washington, DC. Amy, #nptech guru, CEO of NTEN, will lead an interactive presentation...
[display_name] photoby Linda Pagano of BackOffice Thinking
on June 26, 2015 - 07:48

Effect of open source community on Coleman Watts, core team member

For core team member Coleman Watts, it all started while working for an environmental & peace education center that needed a database. Trying out CiviCRM, he soon discovered its power to unite...
[display_name] photoby Linda Pagano of BackOffice Thinking
on May 3, 2015 - 21:00

5 Reasons for Attending CiviCon Denver

Still trying to decide whether CiviCon Denver is for you?  Whether you're new to CiviCRM or a seasoned expert there is something for you in the Mile High City at CiviCon Denver 2015! If you still...
[display_name] photoby Linda Pagano of BackOffice Thinking
on March 18, 2015 - 11:07

Only 5 Days Left Before Early Bird Rate Expires | CiviCon Denver 2015

Howdy Friends, As you know, CiviCon is on the move and will be calling Denver its home this year.  We are expecting this to be our biggest event yet!  If Denver is not within driving...
[display_name] photoby Linda Pagano of BackOffice Thinking
on March 4, 2015 - 18:57

THSC reduces its Admin Burden by Customizing its Portal

The Texas Home School Coalition (THSC) is the state organization for homeschooling dedicated to serving the homeschool community of Texas. THSC had an existing portal with limited integration...
[display_name] photoby Linda Pagano of BackOffice Thinking
on February 24, 2015 - 11:37

Help us Promote CiviCon

CiviCon Denver (and all the events taking place around the conference) will take place the week of April 20th.  The marketing team needs your help to promote this event.    We are...
[display_name] photoby Linda Pagano of BackOffice Thinking
on February 12, 2015 - 10:13

Donate NOW to #CiviCRM #GivingTuesday Campaign

Donate Now!  In the 10 years that CiviCRM has been around, it has helped a wide spectrum of nonprofits, from the internationally recognized nonprofits (such as Amnesty International, and Doctors...
[display_name] photoby Linda Pagano of BackOffice Thinking
on November 23, 2014 - 07:59

Get off the fence...participate in CiviCRM's Giving Tuesday campaign

Hey CiviCRM community...there’s less than a month left before Giving Tuesday...18 days to be exact!  We need your participation! The time is now to spread our message across social media and...
[display_name] photoby Linda Pagano of BackOffice Thinking
on November 14, 2014 - 10:38

Giving Tuesday Campaign for CiviCRM

BackOffice Thinking has created a Giving Tuesday campaign for CiviCRM.  We are inviting you to join us so that the world sees the unity of the CiviCRM community.  The idea is to...
[display_name] photoby Linda Pagano of BackOffice Thinking
on October 23, 2014 - 13:42

CiviCRM Community remembers Mark Tompsett

Mark Tompsett, active member of the CiviCRM community passed away August 13, 2014.  Here's an excerpt about his passing in the Questors Choir - Eagling Facebook Page:  "Sadly last night Mark...
[display_name] photoby Linda Pagano of BackOffice Thinking
on September 24, 2014 - 09:13

“Without Civi, we’d be broke,” says National Association of the Deaf, Web Support Officer

The National Association of the Deaf (NAD) is the nation’s premier civil rights organization of, by and for the deaf and hard of hearing in the US. NAD is not a high revenue organization, so they...
[display_name] photoby Linda Pagano of BackOffice Thinking
on April 25, 2014 - 11:37

Takeaways from NTEN'S 14NTC (by Ginkgo Street Labs, BackOffice Thinking, arete.IMAGINE, AGH Strategies)

14NTC was NTEN’s best attended conference so far.  There were over 2,000 attendees and about 150 exhibitors, one of which was CiviCRM.  Shout out to Andrew Hunt and Jane Hanley from AGH Strategies...
[display_name] photoby Linda Pagano of BackOffice Thinking
on March 26, 2014 - 06:15

CiviCRM and Jasper Reports

One of the best attended sessions at NTEN's 14NTC was the Data Visualization session.  It was not only standing room only, but it also included people sitting on the floor and standing outside the...
by Lesley Carter of BackOffice Thinking
on March 24, 2014 - 07:22

How does CiviCRM help the President of US Nat’l Committee-United Nations Women:

What do we celebrate on March 8th?  If you guessed March Madness, guess again!   March 8th is International Women’s Day.  What is maddening is the fact that there’s still so many women worldwide...
[display_name] photoby Linda Pagano of BackOffice Thinking
on March 24, 2014 - 05:47

Poll Results from March 2014 Newsletter: Newsletter Content

In last month's Community Newsletter, we included a poll that consisted of a few questions:   1.  What is your role 2.  Type of stories that you like to read...
[display_name] photoby Linda Pagano of BackOffice Thinking
on March 19, 2014 - 11:31
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