Different sites use specific terms with specific meanings—e.g., need/opportunity, agency/program, etc. If your organization wants to replace certain words, like opportunity instead of need, you can contact us to request to have it changed or overridden.
ⓘ So you know: Language-override items aren't translated for sites using the French-translation option.
Words and phrases
Listed below are the Get Connected terms that we can change for you.
Words you can request to override
Phrases you can request to override
|Appears on the logged-out landing page for nonprofit managers who wish to create an agency account on a Connect site|
|Complete survey||Shows up on the button when someone completes a survey in Get Connected; language override is useful if you are using the survey tool as a sign-up or registration tool, and not for an actual survey|
|From the Blog||Default blog heading|
|Get Connected||Appears on the main page of some sites as "Learn what Get Connected can do for you." When clicked, it takes the user to the agency signup page|
|Get Involved, Make a Difference||The message on the main page of your platform for a user who is not logged in|
|I have read and agree to the volunteer waiver||Waiver text for standard needs and/or advanced-event needs|
|Making a donation to your local United Way||Shows up in pop-up once someone has responded to a need or made a donation through the Connect site|
Note: You can disable the pop-up completely in your Settings > Main Settings area.
|Miles Traveled||Appears in the "Miles Traveled" field of the hour-submission form|
|Our Community||Appears above the image rotator on the user dashboard|
|Return to Our Website||Button that appears in the utility bar at the top of any page in the non-manager view of the site|
Students Login Here
|For sites using single sign-on|
|Sterling Volunteers||As a phrase rather than individual words, appears on the agency profile|
|Volunteer Now||Button that appears on the dashboard for users who are not logged in|
|Who we are||From the agency profile|
|What we do||From the agency profile|