(PRWEB) June 1, 2010
Purple Forge Corp., (http://www.purpleforge.com), the market leader in providing mobile applications for community engagement, today announced a partnership with ZipGive (http://www.zipgive.com), the mobile giving division of Zipstripe Corp., to deliver mobile applications for fundraising, volunteer and donor engagement for charities, non-profits and political campaigns in North America.
"Purple Forge’s award-wining mobile application services combined with our leading SMS fundraising capabilities offer fundraisers an unmatched suite of mobile fundraising and donor engagement solutions," said Andrew D’Amico, ZipGive account manager. "Mobile applications create a deep, personalized interaction between fundraisers and their donors, allowing them to share news, events, videos and photos before, during and after fundraising drives. This allows fundraisers to demonstrate the value of the donors contributions, thus ensuring sustained levels of giving.”
Purple Forge’s mobile application services offers charities, non-profits and political campaigns the ability to broadcast news, events, pictures, video, Twitter and donation calls to the leading smartphone platforms leveraging best practices in content management, making the solution easy to support and maintain. Coupled with a powerful survey engine tied-in with social networking, organizers can now share the latest information, and obtain opinion and feedback from donors and volunteers in real-time.
"ZipGive is an innovator in mobile marketing and fundraising, and our partnership further demonstrates their commitment to offering an unmatched set of services to their customers," said John Craig, Vice-President of Sales and Marketing at Purple Forge. "Social networking, new media and mobility are the must have tools for donor and volunteer engagement, and we are excited to partner with ZipGive to deliver on these powerful services."
About Purple Forge
Purple Forge (http://www.purpleforge.com) sells subscription based services to organizations looking to engage their stakeholders using the latest mobile application technology and leveraging social networking best practices. Purple Forge is an award-winning firm led by seasoned mobile communications and Internet technology veterans. Our mobile applications allow organizations to broadcast, share and receive feedback from their target audience real-time, allowing them to foster long-term, engaged relationships.
ZipGive (http://www.zipgive.com) is the mobile giving division of ZipStripe Corp., specializing in mobile fundraising services for charities, nonprofits and political organizations. ZipGive platforms include Text to Donate, Text to Pledge, Web to Mobile and Facebook to Mobile, which power applications and mobile Web commerce sites. Our platform makes it easy for your organization to sign up, create your campaign with keyword and shared short code, and track all activity in real-time. Additionally, ZipGive has state of the art online tools that allow you to build and integrate with social networking programs such as Facebook and Twitter that allow for donations to be collected via cell phone bill and to get the word out about your organization through viral web based campaigns.