ParishSOFT Review - why 4 stars?

ParishSOFT Review
ITQlick Score: 92/100
ITQlick Rating: (4/5)
Pricing: 6/10 - average cost
Category: Church Management -> ParishSOFT
Ranking:Ranked 3 out of 27 Church Management systems
Company: ACS Technologies
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop
Links: ParishSOFT pricing, ParishSOFT alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Jul 15, 2020

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What is ParishSOFT?

Parish Data System is a church management solution for faith-based organizations of all sizes. It offers such capabilities as attendance tracking, event management, pledge management, and others. The software was designed and launched by ACS Technologies Group Inc headquartered in South Carolina, United States.

What is ParishSOFT rating? ()

The rating of ParishSOFT is 4 stars out of 5 and the total score is 92 out of 100. The ratings are based on our unbiased experts. Learn more in our rating methodology page

Who are ParishSOFT's typical customers?

The software is a useful solution for faith-based organizations of all sizes and a variety of types. It can be used by churches, parishes, educational institutions, and dioceses etc. Diocese of Knoxville is among the notable clients of the software.

Is ParishSOFT the best Church Management?

ParishSOFT is ranked 3 out of 27 software in their category (Church Management systems).

What are their main features and functionalities?

The software maintains entire member history including current contact data and family relations and facilitates quick creation of personalized emails. It allows creation of pictorial directory for all members or a ministry group in addition to generation of census reports. It also facilitates tracking of all contributions, accepting on-time and recurring gifts offline and online, and sending personalized letters to members.

Parish Data System helps in the creation of personalized contribution reports and generation of printed certificates for different sacraments. It also helps in the tracking of student enrollments, attendance, service and permanent records. Other capabilities include background checks for all adults, electronic storage of all sacramental register information, pledge management, and others.

Who are their main alternatives?

Popular alternatives to ParishSOFT: ACS Software, Servant Keeper, Breeze, Churchteams, ChurchTrac Online, Shelby Church, Donarius, Church Community Builder, Church Windows, Aplos. The full list of competitors can be found here.

What is the cost of ParishSOFT?

What is the REAL total cost of implementation? on top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate you need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 6 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for ParishSOFT

What should you ask ACS Technologies during a demo session? (65 questions)

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ParishSOFT's list of categories:

Church Management

ParishSOFT Vs. Alternatives

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ParishSOFT
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92/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
6/10
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90/100
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2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$37 per month
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