What is Dotche?

     
    • Dotche is a COMPLETE website solution: web hosting, advanced content management, grant and scholarship applications, grant reviews, progress reports, donor statements, grant suggestions, surveys, targeted e-marketing ALL INCLUDED for the same price you will pay elsewhere for a single module.
    • Dotche transforms your foundation website into an interactive front office for your foundation.
    • Dotche opens online transaction portals for donors (fund status, contributions, recommendations) and grant seekers (applications, progress reports)
    • New: Dotche now includes two-way data integration with your back-office software: Online recommendations and applications flow down − grants, gifts, and fund balances flow up − and contact information stays in synch!

     
     

     

    Donor Relations: Attract donors to your website and keep them informed and involved, by providing useful tools and dynamic information:


    •  Host an illustrated catalogue of charitable opportunities for Fund Advisors and first-time donors.
    • Automate the publication of articles and funding opportunities to the donor homepage, targeted to the donor’s personal philanthropic interests.
    • Automate donor guidance: Spotlight your funds, special projects, or external charities.
    • Publish Online Fund summaries and statements, gift , and grant history for Donor Advisors
    • Enable online grant recommendations and credit card gifts.

    New: OLGA™ Online Grant Administration - Manage your competitive grant and scholarship processes online with enhanced notifications, alerts, and work-flow management tools:


    • Easily create and manage online LOI’s and full applications
    • Delegate administration of agency representatives to primary contact
    • Distribute and collect online evaluation forms from grant reviewers
    • Monitor grant making impact with online Progress Reports

     

     The Dotche Charitable Catalogue:


    • Create a philanthropic resource where funders can discover and connect with fund seekers.
    • Empower your donors to discover the funding opportunity that precisely satisfies their charitable interests. Since specific projects can be profiled as well as organizations, donors can target their philanthropy.
    • Establish your website as a primary source for philanthropic opportunities.
    • Give internal and external fund seekers a marketplace to showcase their charitable programs to fund holders and new donors. (The best part: Fund seekers maintain their own charitable catalogue items – so you don’t have to!)

    Content Management:


    • Easily manage site content, including new pages, text, and graphics yourself, no html programming required!
    • Push timely illustrated articles and funding opportunities to the appropriate web pages for the foundation, affiliates, and donors. A content calendar organizes article rotation – so content is always fresh and appealing.

    Technical Stuff:


    Dotche is an internet-based application with all the advantages of “software as a service”: ease of deployment and upgrade, low administrative overhead, anytime/anywhere accessibility via a browser, and a very attractive total cost of ownership. ChesterCAP hosts your Dotche-powered website at DataPipe®, a Level 1 PCI Certified Service Provider, providing reliability, performance, security, and nightly backups of your valuable data.