NGP VAN is a software company headquartered in Washington D.C. and provides effective tools to organize fundraising efforts for progressive campaigns. The software is the platform of choice for many high-profile campaigns include both successful bids for the presidency by Barack Obama and was also used by Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders in 2016.
NGP VAN is well-known for its progressive roots and in addition to the technological know how that it provides to progressive and Democratic campaigns, the company provides platforms to facilitate the fundraising efforts for local governments, nonprofits, and other organizations.
In keeping with its progressive theme, NGP VAN recognizes the importance of the LGBTQ vote and has implemented properties into its software that is more inclusive to members of the group. The software accomplishes this by incorporating the use of non-binary gender labels on voter contact forms and records. This allows voters, donors, and supporters to be addressed by the term that is appropriate to them.
The effort to target LGBTQ voters is important for Democratic and progressive campaigns is key as it is estimated that more than 10 million voters in the LGBTQ community across the nation. Many of these voters reside in urban and suburban areas and have the power to tilt a campaign in the direction of the candidate they desire. The shift to providing a more inclusive view on the part of NGP Van is part of a larger mission by the company to promote both compassion for others and inclusiveness.
About NGP VAN
NGP VAN is a leading technology provider for Democratic and progressive organizations and campaigns. The company offers integrative solutions available for fundraising, field organizing, compliance regulations, and new products for media.
NGP VAN can count thousands of campaigns and other entities among their clients and this includes all national Democratic committees, countless campaigns, labor unions, as well as political action committees that are either progressive or non-partisan in nature.
NGP VAN has provided these valuable services for more than 20 years and is committed to staying at the forefront of development with regards to the crafting of the next generation of campaign technology that will provide clients the best chance possible for running a successful campaign.