EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Feb. 11, 2014) - GenerUS Marketing Solutions, Inc (GenerUS), owner of Coupons4Giving (www.coupons4giving.ca) a social fundraising tool for not-for-profits that offers coupons to customers from a wide range of merchants, today announced its partnership with Dexterity Ventures, Inc. Dexterity Ventures Inc. is a philanthropic brokerage firm and the owner of Place2Give, North America's largest charity search engine.
Dexterity Ventures has provided an early stage investment into Coupons4Giving and is supplying charity sector data through their Place2Give data service (API). These APIs enhance the Coupons4Giving user experience helping to drive adoption. Furthermore, the Place2Give data service allows registered charities and their network of donors the ability to discover one another quickly and effectively on the Coupons4Giving platform. This lets users easily purchase great deals and support great causes.
"Coupons4Giving is helping to connect not-for-profits with businesses and customers in new ways", said Gena Rotstein, Founder and CEO of Dexterity Ventures, Inc. "We are proud to support the efforts of GenerUS in building out social technology for Canadian consumers. Furthermore, this initiative fits well within our mandate, as it is the vision of Dexterity to advance, support, and empower startup social businesses, specifically in technology".
"Dexterity Ventures is a true leader in the social tech space and we are thrilled to partner with them and leverage their expertise," commented Randy Thompson, Co-Founder and CEO of GenerUS., "The Coupons4Giving platform is designed to bring retail philanthropy to the everyday consumer, and Place2Give will be a tremendous asset in helping us accomplish this."
Coupons4Giving is currently in beta working with a select group of not-for-profits and merchants that have been invited to test out the service and trial the e-commerce platform with preliminary campaigns.
Coupons4Giving is fundraising tool that connects charities, not-for-profit organizations and community groups with local business and supporters. Coupons4Giving helps these organizations engage and expand their donor base by offering great deals from local restaurants, retailers and online merchants. Customers can purchase coupons and offers from local businesses and at the same time support organizations they care most about. Businesses can harness the power of supporting local organizations while seeing increased foot traffic to their establishments.
Whether you are raising money, looking for a great restaurant, or you are a merchant who wants to support local community groups, Coupons4Giving makes it easy!
Founded in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada in 2012, GenerUS Marketing Solutions, Inc (GenerUS) launched its fundraising tool, Coupons4Giving in October of 2013.
About Dexterity Ventures, Inc:
Dexterity Ventures Inc. is a unique, unmatched Canadian organization that tackles the complex world of philanthropy. Initially founded in 2003 as Dexterity Consulting, by Gena Rotstein, a leading authority in the Canadian charitable landscape, Dexterity Ventures was incorporated in 2010 and includes Place2Give.com. The organization is headquartered in Calgary, with satellite offices in Toronto and Vancouver. Place2Give.com is North America's largest online charity search engine. Providing philanthropy technology-based solutions for financial and legal advisors, charities and social tech businesses, Place2Give is a leader in the social tech space.