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Adrian Bordone

Recent Posts by Adrian Bordone:

Why We’re Proud to Be Part of Salesforce.org Philanthropy Cloud

GuideStar’s mission is to “revolutionize philanthropy by providing information that advances transparency, enables users to make better decisions, and encourages charitable giving.”

We know what you’re thinking: “How can providing information ‘revolutionize’ anything? Revolutions are exciting. Information ... isn’t.” Oh, but it is, and a new initiative from Salesforce.org and United Way shows just how exciting nonprofit information can be.


Learning What Matters to Nonprofits

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Next month, I’ll be at the Mission Capital conference to discuss “Measuring What Matters: How Funders and Nonprofits Are Leveraging Data.” Of course, before you can measure what matters, you have to know what matters. The good news is that we can often agree about “what matters” in the lives of the individuals, families, and communities we serve. When we talk about “measuring” what matters, however, we find out very quickly that the devil is in the details. Precision and accuracy are needed to lend credibility to measuring the success of our efforts.