Volusion Offers the World of Ecommerce to Non-Profits

Leading Ecommerce Provider's "Stores to Change the World" Program Enables Organizations to Reach Fundraising Goals and a National Audience

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Since 2005, we've used Volusion's ecommerce platform to promote and extend our brand to a national stage

Austin, TX (PRWEB) July 8, 2009

Volusion, a leading provider of all-in-one ecommerce solutions, is empowering non-profit organizations to tap into the Web to raise money through online sales and donations. Every month, through its Stores to Change the World program, Volusion provides a free Gold store subscription to its award-winning ecommerce solution for up to 10 qualifying non-profits. The solution provides organizations with everything they need to build an online store, reach a national audience, increase awareness and raise funds to support their mission. Since the inception of the program, Volusion has provided free accounts to more than 80 non-profit organizations.

"Through Stores to Change the World, we are providing non-profits with the same ecommerce platform and unmatched customer experience that we do for leading corporations like Ed Hardy, Balsam Hill and Motorola," said Kevin Sproles, CEO of Volusion. "For non-profit organizations that have smaller staff and budgets, creating and maintaining an online presence can be an expensive undertaking. This program and our easy-to-use solution has been the answer for non-profits looking to reach their aggressive fundraising goals and target a broader audience. We are glad to know that our ecommerce technology can help non-profit organizations succeed at selling online."

Non-profit organizations that use Volusion include:

•Boston Harbor Island Alliance (http://shop.islandalliance.org/) promotes public awareness and use of the Boston Harbor Islands national park area by raising and managing the public and private resources to create vibrant spaces, facilities and programming on the Boston Harbor Islands.

•From The Top (http://store.fromthetop.org/), an independent non-profit organization that celebrates the passion, dedication, and personal stories of the nation's outstanding young classical musicians.

•Hobey Baker Memorial Award Foundation (http://www.hobeybakerstore.com/), a non-profit organization established to ensure the continued protection and growth of the prestigious Hobey Baker award.

"Since 2005, we've used Volusion's ecommerce platform to promote and extend our brand to a national stage," said Steve Wendorf, Merchandising Chairperson of Hobey Baker Foundation. "Volusion's sophisticated dashboard, world-class architecture, advanced logistics and built-in business intelligence allowed us to exceed our sponsorship goals and significantly increase our sales over the past three years."

Since 1999, Volusion has helped thousands of merchants - from small businesses to Fortune 100 enterprises - to succeed online with its award-winning ecommerce solution. Volusion offers the industry's most comprehensive and user-friendly ecommerce software for online merchants, providing a platform that is scalable, secure and reliable with 24x7 support.

About Volusion:
Volusion is a leader in e-commerce solutions for online businesses. Over the last 10 years, thousands of companies have used Volusion to succeed online, including market leaders such as Disney, PEZ, Chicago Tribune, Michigan State University and Crutchfield. For more information about Volusion, please visit http://www.volusion.com.

For more information, contact:
Olga Kazakova
1.800.646.3517            

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