As a non-profit, DonorsChoose.org needed to remain lean, but the team also needed quick, easy access to real time analytics that could power data-driven decision making. They were growing, but there wasn't a streamlined way to pull data from a variety of sources.
Their team had more data-related needs than their data scientists could keep up with.
With Looker, DonorsChoose.org was able to make their data public & easily accessible. Looker also made it easier to manage complex partnerships and get valuable resources into classrooms.See public data here
increase in lifetime giving for donors who receive a handwritten thank you note.
per year are saved by avoiding difficult, manual reporting.
of projects helped low income schools.
of projects aided urban areas.
for Classrooms Supplies
for Field Trips
of public schools have posted projects on DonorsChoose.org
of teachers believe funded projects increase classroom success.