What is Beacon?

Beacon is a modern and flexible CRM platform for charities and nonprofits. It is a new kind of CRM created on the latest technologies and design principles, that makes running your organization easy. Beacon is a solution designed to help organizations of all sizes manage donations, campaigns, charity events, payments, and more.

This cloud-based customer relationship management handles any kind of data you're looking to store. You have the opportunity to collect data about all donors, benefactors, organizations, and other charitable campaigns that you are running. Accept applications, track DBS information, skills, and availability. Users can streamline registration, renewal, and monthly or annual subscription with the help of the membership manager. 

A gift aid module allows enterprises to automate the submission of claims to HMRC, ensuring compliance with government regulations. The main features include online payments, donor database, data backup, encryption, custom forms, direct emails, role-based permissions, two-factor authentication, and more. In addition, its grant manager lets users store applications in a centralized database and set deadlines,  assign grants, or track statuses as they proceed through the pipeline. 

You can forget about spreadsheets and old systems. All of the data that is important to you is stored in one secure database. Beacon offers to customize all records and reports to your taste and according to your needs.

One of the useful features is Beacon’s session management functionality. It lets administrators prevent unauthorized access to member accounts and monitor donation sessions using an IP address, location, time, browser, and operating system. Plus, it integrates with various third-party applications including Gmail, MailChimp, Stripe, Dotmailer, GoCardless, and more.