Salsa

Salsa

Nonprofit CRM Profiles - Salsa

If you have worked with a progressive activist organization over the last ten years, you have likely touched Salsa in some way.  Salsa is a story like so many other tech firms before in which underinvestment diminishes the product over a period of time.  I do not have the full story about the company dynamics, so I will not speculate as to the reasons why the product has been allowed to languish, but languish it has. 

More Options on the CRM Front

In nonprofit technology circles there are only a handful of of options for keeping in contact with constituents. Those options include a spreadsheet in its most simple form to a much more sophisticated database and communications system from a private vendor. Amongst the private vendors there has been considerable consolidation with the Constituent Relationship Management (CRM) marketplace. The options usually discussed revolve around the following solutions: