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SmartSimple attended USAging Conference 2022

Posted by SmartSimple Software on Jun 27, 2022 11:37:30 AM

On July 10-13th, SmartSimple attended The USAging Annual Conference and Tradeshow, held in Austin, Texas. This event is the country’s largest gathering of local leaders in aging. Each year, professionals come together with government experts, policymakers, business leaders, and other Aging Network practitioners and partners to share knowledge and new directions in the field of aging.

Topics: Conference, USAging, AAA

SmartSimple to participate as a Premier Sponsor at PEAK 2022

Posted by SmartSimple Software on Mar 4, 2022 10:54:16 AM

As conference season heads into full swing, the PEAK Grantmaking Conference takes center stage as one of the keystone events in the grantmaking space.

Topics: Conference, Grantmaking, tradeshow, PEAK Conference 2022

We’re Going Virtual: What To Expect During ELEVATE 2020

Posted by SmartSimple Software on Sep 24, 2020 1:48:08 PM

In 2018, we went to Nashville, Tennessee. In 2019, we went to San Diego, California. In 2020, we’re going to our living rooms. ELEVATE is going fully virtual this year. Over the last six months, we’ve all had to learn how to adapt to new ways of working. This year’s theme for ELEVATEThe Future of Work – is about looking beyond the boundaries of this sea change and focusing on how to not just adapt, but flourish.

Topics: Conference, ELEVATE 2020

Leading with Technology in a Post-Pandemic World

Posted by SmartSimple Software on Jun 23, 2020 9:29:09 AM

Staff collaboration within MS Teams or Slack. Video calls for board meetings. Grant distribution via ACH and This is the “new normal” for philanthropy, and it’s happened in the span of weeks instead of years. Yet, with such a rapid change, how are grantmakers adjusting to a reality where technology is at the center?

Topics: Conference, Grantmaking, Grants Management, SmartSimple Cloud platform, Panel Talk

Looking Ahead: The Post-COVID-19 Era of Grantmaking

Posted by SmartSimple Software on Jun 19, 2020 1:15:40 PM

In the course of just a few months, our communities across the globe have been fundamentally changed. Every aspect of how we go about our lives has been affected in some way – from healthcare and retail to food service and essential services. As a result, each sector has had to rapidly adjust to an unprecedented, and invisible, threat to normalcy and our previous status quo. Philanthropy is certainly no exception. 

Topics: Conference, Event, Grantmaking, Grants Management, Panel Talk