Tag: Percolator Love

Percolator Consulting loves our clients! From food and environmental justice to education and progressive leadership, these blogs highlight the projects and people we admire, as well as our work with them.

Goodbye, Chris!

Chris McCullough

This month we say goodbye to one of our founders, Chris McCullough, who is leaving us for new adventures. Chris played a major role in building Percolator, and we will miss him mightily! We asked Chris about these past six years... and his 28 jobs!

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A New Definition of Greatness

kids march for MLK

“If you want to be important—wonderful. If you want to be recognized—wonderful. If you want to be great—wonderful. But recognize that he who is greatest among you shall be your servant. That’s a new definition of greatness.” Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. How lucky we are that our nation sets aside a day to be great …

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Goodbye, 2016! (the remix)

Percolator Mix Tape

So 2016…First we lost Prince, and now we’ve lost our national minds. No matter what is happening in the topsy turvy world, at the Percolator office one constant is music. We worked, played, wallowed (just a little), and danced (a lot) to these inspiring tunes this year. Enjoy! In no particular order, this is our 2016 …

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Hitting the Trail at Dreamforce ’16

dreamforce

This week, Percolator will be trekking to San Francisco to learn, share knowledge, and play at Dreamforce, Salesforce’s annual event. You’ll find us camping at the Salesforce.org Lodge to hear how you turn followers into champions, checking out tech and strategy sessions, and meeting with nonprofits about our engagement tracking app, StepUp. Want to meet up? …

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Sacred Heart Gets San Jose Kids Ready for School

We love our client, Sacred Heart Community Service, and their work to alleviate poverty in Santa Clara County. Sacred Heart builds community and engages their members to advocate for better policy on housing, education, immigration, etc. They also provide critical services and resources. This week leads up to one of their biggest events of the …

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Where we’ll be at NTC

Are you going to NTEN’s annual conference for all things nonprofit tech this week? So are we! Karen and Sarah have packed all the chocolate covered coffee beans they can carry and are heading for San Jose to talk engagement strategy, Salesforce integration, and StepUp. Below are all the places you can meet up with us at the …

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Percolator Report Back from Dreamforce 2015

Floating Cartoon Astronaut

Team Percolator was at Dreamforce in force this year, and if you didn’t make it to the craziness in San Francisco, here’s some of the cool stuff you missed: Charlie Kahle from Washington Trails Association highlighted how his organization uses Salesforce and the tools that integrate with Salesforce (Conga, Exact Target, Click & Pledge, Volunteers …

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What happened at Speed Geek?

For all of those you who joined us for Speed Geek (as well as those who didn’t!), we wanted to follow up with a quick recap. Speed Geek was a blast, complete with cowbell, and the great feedback we’ve received has us thinking we shouldn’t wait too long before planning another event. If you don’t …

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2014 Mix Tape

No matter what is happening at the Percolator office, one constant is music: Music to work to, dance to, and rage to. So we thought a mix tape seemed an appropriate way to ring in the new year. Our 2014 Percolator playlist includes some of the music that kept Percolator moving in 2014 hand picked …

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2014 Top Ten!

Our clients rocked 2014. We were were honored to be their partners as they developed engaging technology, tackled organizing problems and cracked online fundraising.  So, cue the drum roll. Here are the top ten amazing feats our clients accomplished in 2014: Grand Canyon Trust gathered more than 5,600 signatures and personal stories on a petition …

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