New Performance Service Launched For Churches, Non-Profits, and Organizations

EXETER, NH― Brick River Technologies today introduced TrendSend (, a new online performance measurement tool that easily gathers key metrics of non-profits, faith-based groups, and companies. Through the use of email-based forms, data that was hard to gather and quantify is now easily collected on a regular basis. Through the collection of this data, trends on the performance of divisions, regions, remote offices, territories, chapters, etc. are easily identify allowing managers to make decisions to improve overall performance.

“We designed TrendSend to help an organization easily track key statistics about its performance and identify trends early,” says Paul Schneider, founder of Brick River. “By identifying performance trends, organizations are able to make important decisions in an effort to improve performance.”

Key Features:
• Email forms – easily create email forms that are sent to the key constituents in your organization
• Data Collection – The people in your organization can quickly respond to the data request which is collected for analysis
• Review Reports – Reports are generated in a web-based dashboard and updated in real time
• Community – Through the TrendSend online communities best practices on what’s working well can be shared throughout an organization

The United Methodist Church implemented TrendSend in July 2011 to collect information about attendance and average plate offerings on a weekly basis. With TrendSend, UMC went from reviewing this type of data annually to weekly allowing trends to be identified in a timely fashion.

“We have 8,000+ churches reporting data, and providing accounts on what’s not working in the churches, and what is working well in the churches,” says Scott Brewer, assistant general secretary for connectional relations, General Council on Finance and Administration of The United Methodist Church. “The system has advanced the cause of communication, trust, and accountability.”

Pricing & Availability
TrendSend is based on web technology and can be used in any standard web browser. A 30-day free trial is available. TrendSend offers customers a tiered pricing structure based on number of contacts.
Brick River Technologies

Brick River Technologies is a web design and development firm that helps organizations achieve their goals online. Founded in 2001, the company provides both custom web solutions and a suite of online tools. For more information, contact


About Rev. Robert A. Crutchfield

Bi-vocational minister who is Founder and Editor of FaithInspires.Org As seen in Google News, SelfGrowth.Com, etc.

Posted on September 4, 2012, in Church Leadership and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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