HeronGrace Blog

HeronGrace at Joomla Day Boston 2015

Ryan Ozimek keynote at Joomla Day Boston 2015HeronGrace was an attendee at Joomla Day Boston 2015 on March 14 and 15, held at the Microsoft New England Research & Development Center at M.I.T. It was a great conference celebrating ten years of Joomla as one of the world's most popular open-source content management systems.


NPO Focus: 2020 Vision For a Wilder Britain

Two Birds in UKThe 2020 Vision For a Wilder Britain project is an inspiring endeavor whose goal is — through a variety of multimedia projects — "to communicate the link between the restoration of the UK's natural systems and our own well being". The project brings together 20 or the UK's top outdoor photographers together with leading scientists, writers, film makers, sound engineers and designers to create the most ambitious photography-based communication ever staged in Britain.


CiviCRM 3.3.5 Released: Important Security Update

civicrm_logoThe CiviCRM development team has announced the availability of version 3.3.5 which includes two critical security updates as well as fixing a few bugs. The security updates include a fix for a cross-site scripting problem whereby the site could be exploited to execute arbitrary JavaScript code. The other issue is a permissioning vulnerability, which allowed anonymous users to potentially change information for another contact.


March 2011 CiviCRM Training Events in Chicago and Washington, D.C.

civicrm_125x122There are a bunch of great CiviCRM events in the US coming up in early March to be aware of. If you feel like taking a break from your daily routine and taking a short trip, what better way to get away and improve your CiviCRM skills than by attending a training in Chicago or Washington D.C.? Note also that the CiviCRM community convention, CiviCON is happening in Chicago as well as DrupalCon, immediately on the heels of the CiviCRM trainings.


Presentation Recap: Streamline Your Fundraising With Internet Tools

lmack_npni_thb_125On November 17th, 2010, we gave a presentation on how streamlining your fundraising using Internet tools can help you save time and money. It was pretty enlightening to find out how many nonprofit organizations in the area are still using outdated methods like Microsoft® Excel® spreadsheets to manage their list of donors, snail mail for solicitations, and physical checks for contributions or registration payments.


HeronGrace at "Manage Your Risks Before They Manage You"

Lexington, MA — HeronGrace principals Linda Mack and Kimo Lee attended a recent presentation held on risk management given by Jeffrey J. Fox of TDBank on behalf of Nonprofit.Net of Lexington, MA.

Beginning with the basic liability coverage that all nonprofits should have to protect their board members and the entity itself from legal actions — including "D & O", or Directors & Officers coverage — Mr. Fox covered a massive amount of information about types of coverage available and situations in which that coverage would be important.


HeronGrace at "Nonprofit Innovations: Doing Things Differently - Doing Different Things" Conference & Expo

Framingham, MA — HeronGrace Nonprofit Solutions was an exhibitor at Massachusetts Nonprofit Network's recent fall conference and expo held at the Framingham, MA Sheraton on September 27th.

Mission of Heron Grace: Providing small nonprofits with the functionality of larger organizations at a more manageable cost.

About HeronGrace

Great Blue Heron in flight.HeronGrace is a consultancy focused on providing fundraising and management solutions to nonprofit organizations (NPOs).

We offer a range of services and innovative products that are designed to maximize your return on investment.


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249 Wallace Hill Road
Townsend, MA 01469

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