Mission Based Applications

Focusing on what matters most – Our Community. Mission based applications include a wide variety of data collection, fundraising and program management applications, including:

  • Peer-to-peer fundraising systems
  • Back-end infrastructure for program management
  • Membership and event management applications
  • Volunteer management systems

GroundWork group’s mission based applications help nonprofits operate more effectively, increasing their capacity and growing their impact. See below for some examples of our current partners.

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Peer-to-Peer Fundraising

Founded in 2009, Pedal the Cause’s mission is to provide critical funding for cancer research at Siteman Cancer Center and Siteman Kids at St. Louis Children’s Hospital through their annual cycling challenge. The ultimate goal is that research funded by Pedal the Cause will ultimately lead to a cure for cancer.

GroundWork group is proud to support Pedal the Cause’s mission by providing the peer-to-peer fundraising platform that has
helped them raise over $20 million over the past 10 years.

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Program Management Solutions

GroundWork group has provided the back-end infrastructure for Franklin County Children Services’ Holiday Wish program for the past 12 years. Holiday Wish allows youth under the care of Franklin County Children Services to request a special toy or gift. Each year, the central Ohio community provides gifts for more than 6,000 children.

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Membership and Event Management Solutions

The Ohio Psychological Association, a statewide organization to advance the creation, communication and application of psychological knowledge to improve the lives of Ohioans, wanted an easy-to-use yet sophisticated and secure online registration system for their annual convention.

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Individuals, families and teams tap into their personal networks and extend your reach…connecting nonprofits with new donors. Participants create their own personal web profile and tell their personal story and passion for the cause. GroundWork group has been building and supporting peer-to-peer fundraising solutions for more than a decade and continues to bring innovative solutions to nonprofit fundraising events. Some of our current partners include:

Our goal with nonprofit sites is to build a product that is high-impact and user-focused, with strong emotional appeal, sophisticated production values and intuitive navigation to maximize user engagement and cement powerful brand identities for our nonprofit clients.

We combine strategic thinking and user experiences to provide innovative and empathetic design solutions to create designs that support and tell the story of its nonprofit organizations.

Asset 6@4x 2  Nonprofit Design

The thoughtful design of your product is to help you attract visitors and help them understand the product, company, and branding through a variety of indicators, encompassing visuals, text, and interactions. That means every element of your site needs to work towards a defined goal. Our team approaches this goal with an iterative agile process. Review your current website and see if your organization could benefit from a new design! Download GWg Website Review

Asset 1@4x  Agile Methodology

GWg utilizes a development approach known as Agile. The agile methodology empowers customers to see and test the application throughout the project rather than only at the very end. This project management approach empowers you as the Client to verify progress, ask questions, and make decisions to ensure the final product meets your needs.

  Our Process

We approach each project as an opportunity to design a unique solution that meets the organization's and their stakeholders' needs. We have a multi-step design process that is agile and provides strategies and solutions that go beyond the expected. This process is focused completely on our customer and their users' needs.

Interested? Get in touch!

e | pwesterlund@groundworkgroup.org   p | 614-884-7780

Gwg puts your plans and recommendations into action with website consultation and design of customizable systems that match the look and feel and your brand.

Our goal is to optimize the experiences of websites, applications, and other content to meet the goals of our nonprofits and their users. We have designed high-impact, user-centered web sites with strong emotional appeal, sophisticated production values and intuitive navigation to maximize user engagement and cement powerful brand identities for our nonprofit clients.

Asset 6@4x 2  Keep up with Current Trends

Nonprofits should update their site every 2-4 years to keep up with the latest technologies and Gwg can keep your site up to date with the latest nonprofit design trends.

Asset 1@4x  Nonprofit Pricing

As a nonprofit organization ourselves, we understand how nonprofits struggle with funding. We are always open to working together with our nonprofit pricing.

Asset 2@4x  Enhance your Digital Voice

We extend your organization to the digital realm with interfaces and interactions that drive your business.

Interested? Get in touch!

e | info@groundworkgroup.org   p | 614-884-7780

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