Project HOPE Successfully Implements Abila netFORUM Enterprise™

One of the largest U.S. nonprofits leverages cloud-based CRM system to help manage constituents and raise funds for humanitarian assistance and health education in more than 30 countries

September 2, 2015 – AUSTIN, Texas – Abila, the leading provider of software and services to nonprofits, associations, and government entities, announced today Project HOPE is now using Abila netFORUM Enterprise™ to better engage with its more than 90,000 donors supporting health education and humanitarian assistance programs worldwide. Project HOPE and Abila partnered to develop key customizations and best practices to meet the future needs of nonprofits.

“We are excited to be a part of building the future of nonprofit technology with our implementation of netFORUM Enterprise,” said Rich Rumsey, vice president of development and communications at Project HOPE.  “When we look at key data we need to extract out of a CRM system, the core functionality of netFORUM works incredibly well, and the customizations we’ve created with Abila have built a more user-friendly system available to all nonprofits.”

Abila netFORUM Enterprise is a highly-customizable, comprehensive constituent relationship management (CRM) system that helps large nonprofits measure and analyze constituent relationships to create moves management programs that increase engagement, enhance value for the constituent, and raise more money. Project HOPE looks to more effectively strengthen its donor relationships and get more out of its donor data, finding new ways to target and analyze constituent integrations with netFORUM Enterprise. The ability to integrate with its other mission-critical applications for a better donor and staff experience was also critical to its implementation.

“Project HOPE has been instrumental in helping us shape the future of our software and services as we strive to be the best at serving nonprofits and associations,” said Krista Endsley, chief executive officer for Abila. “We are dedicated to delivering purpose-built technology to nonprofits and associations that helps them create more meaningful interactions with their donors, members, volunteers, and other constituents, and allows them to more efficiently and effectively generate revenue to advance their missions. As the expectations and needs of constituents evolve and become more complex, partnering with our customers to develop software that is easy to use and helps them make their data actionable ensures they will have the support needed to meet the needs of all their stakeholders and deliver on their missions.”

About Project HOPE
Founded in 1958, Project HOPE (Health Opportunities for People Everywhere) is dedicated to providing lasting solutions to health problems with the mission of helping people to help themselves. Identifiable to many by the SS HOPE, the world’s first peacetime hospital ship, Project HOPE now provides medical training and health education, and conducts humanitarian assistance programs in more than 30 countries

About Abila
Abila is the leading provider of software and services to associations and nonprofit organizations that help them improve decision-making, execute with greater precision, increase engagement, and generate more revenue. With Abila solutions association and nonprofit professionals can use data and personal insight to make better financial and strategic decisions, enhance member and donor engagement and value, operate more efficiently and effectively, and increase revenue to better activate their mission. Abila combines decades of industry insight with technology know-how to serve more than 8,000 customers across North America. For more information, please visit

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