AFP Discussion Threads

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  • Good evening, all, I am looking for stories of any ... More

  • We don't publish donor rolls- other orgs just use them ... More

  • Maybe not a CRM discussed yet. But definitely check ... More

  • Hi Sean, I used the Star Activity as part of a nonprofit ... More

  • Joey, I host a podcast that interviews everyday "superheroes" ... More

  • Emily, I'd be happy to assist you. I am a Salesforce ... More

  • If your donations are on the smaller side, I discovered ... More

  • The most popular CRMs discussed on this forum are the ... More

  • The Finance department is thinking about in-kind from ... More

  • I agree that it's usually better to use the donation ... More

  • I think there are two sets of thinking being stated ... More

  • hi, yes, many platforms described earlier include paypal ... More

  • Esther is right! Follow the money and it will be clear ... More

  • Always have the default to include the donor's name ... More

  • Yikes, yes, you need to be careful in that situation. ... More

  • What I mostly see is a checkbox for "Please keep my ... More

  • Good Afternoon, We recently went through a title change ... More

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    RE: PayPal alternatives

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  • Good afternoon! My board has been going over some ... More

  • I concur re: FundraiseUp. It's super sexy and easy ... More

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    RE: Tax Deductibility of Gift Raised by Company

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  • Hi Sean, Our organization has always favored kayaking ... More

  • I've always really liked the title of Mission Advancement ... More

  • Good morning Zachary, My answer to you is two-fold. ... More

  • HI Alice, We use Little Green Light (LGL) as our CRM, ... More

  • Karen, We agree with you 100% about not receipting ... More

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  • hi, great discussion. I didn't see which donor base ... More

  • It's always been my understanding that regardless of ... More

  • Good point, Stephanie. That's also why I prefer "philanthropy" ... More

  • Hi Alice, I would be happy to introduce you to CrowdChange ... More

  • Words like Officer, Manager, Coordinator tend to signify ... More

  • Following this as well. I work with a nonprofit organization ... More

  • Not yet - all of ours are from credit or debit cards. ... More

  • I use "Individual Philanthropy Manager" ------------------------------ ... More

  • Thank you so much, Patty!   Gina ------------------------------ ... More

  • Do you also take EFT's for recurring donors? We want ... More

  • In higher ed, it seems that major gift officers are ... More

  • Hi all, I am interested in hearing how others receipt/acknowledge ... More

  • Hi Yes, I prefer "Philanthropy Officer" People ... More

  • Hello, I worked in alumni relations for the School ... More

  • Interesting question! I have seen Donor Relations ... More

  • Hello everyone We are planning a retreat for our small ... More

  • Dear AFP Members,  My nonprofit organization is starting ... More

  • Where I have worked we passed an annual board resolution, ... More

  • Hi Miriam, I agree with the language Shannon told. ... More

  • I've also seen "Philanthropy Officer," with or without ... More

  • Hello, I work for a network of public charter high ... More

  • This message was posted by a user wishing to remain ... More

  • I enjoyed your video clip.  However, two recommendations.  ... More

  • Alice, We use Salesforce (the Nonprofit Success Pack) ... More

  • Thanks for the recommendation! We are in the process ... More

  • Hello, I can recommend a PR firm that works with non-profit ... More

  • I've read a number of articles in the last few weeks ... More

  • Would love some specific recomendations. ------------------------------ ... More

  • Hi T, Look for resources on comprehensive campaigns. ... More

  • Raine, I recently began at Sarah J Consulting and ... More

  • Meighan, This might be too simplistic, but I would ... More

  • Fundraise up is great. Who are you using for your CRM? ... More

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  • 💁🏼‍♂️Happy to help anyone looking for Salesforce ... More

  • I might be able to point people in the right direction ... More

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    Hello, Can you please post this message to the open ... More

  • Hi Raine,  I'd be happy to help out. I work with ... More

  • I would recommend reaching out to your vendor partners. ... More

  • In regards to deceased constituents, an integration ... More

  • The reimbursement requirements vary state by state ... More

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    RE: Fraud

    I echo the experiences of other posters. Fraud activity ... More

  • Hello Fellow Fundraisers, I have a request that it ... More

  • We hard credit the financial institution (such as Vanguard), ... More