AFP Discussion Threads

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AFP International Discussions

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  • Hi Charlotte. I've worked at a community foundation ... More

  • My organization had the same database for the pat 30 ... More

  • My organization receives several donor-advised gifts ... More

  • Hi Charlotte, Speaking from my role as a staff person ... More

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    RE: How long to keep lapsed donors in CRM?

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  • When it comes to purging databases, it is important ... More

  • I would not delete any records where a gift is attached. ... More

  • In my experience, unless a significant dollar cost ... More

  • Hi Charlotte, Most community foundations have one ... More

  • By and large community foundations do not want to talk ... More

  • Hi! See our one pager. We haven't did a printed mailer.  ... More

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  • I stopped in my tracks on item 2.  You're so right!  ... More

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    RE: Gift Acceptance Policies

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  • Thank you for this template! I've been looking for ... More

  • Jillian - Thank you for this sample; this is exactly ... More

  • We, as a nonprofit botanical garden and wildlife sanctuary, ... More

  • I would recommend keeping it as simple as possible. ... More

  • Hi Matt - I don't think the development world has moved ... More

  • Hello everyone, I'm in the preliminary phases ... More

  • Good afternoon! Is it standard practice to contact ... More

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    How long to keep lapsed donors in CRM?

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    RE: CRM

    We have been using NeonOne for over two years now. ... More

  • Updating donor benefits presents a fantastic opportunity ... More

  • Hello, My board is starting the process of an RFP ... More

  • I hope this response reaches you. I love your thoughtful ... More

  • I am in the process of updating our donor benefits ... More

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  • HI Laura, We receive matching gifts through the different ... More

  • What are you using for A/B testing to replace Google ... More

  • KlezCalifornia, a San Francisco Bay Area arts group, ... More

  • I'll add my name to the list of consultants who do ... More

  • Hello, I would like to do another post on the ... More

  • Hello, I am a member of AFP through the University ... More

  • Hello colleagues, My organization has been approached ... More

  • I got it from the AFP website. Line 10 Repeat donor ... More

  • Hi Matt, I've been leading non-profit organizations ... More

  • Greetings! Our institution is also discussing the ... More

  • Little Green Light users: Have you managed public events ... More

  • I am in the process of writing a gift acceptance policy ... More

  • I am interested in this subject area too, so commenting ... More

  • Hi Matt, I also agree with the "it depends" answer.  ... More

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  • I know this is an old message but wondering how Keela ... More

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    RE: Do you love Galas?

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  • Hello! For those of you offering naming rights ... More

  • I agree with Danielle's suggestions. As a former Executive ... More

  • Thank you Ryan! ------------------------------ Darcy ... More

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    Gift Acceptance Policies

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    RE: CRM

    I would be very careful with Salesforce. While free, ... More

  • 20-year planner of galas here and I'm going to agree ... More

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    RE: CRM

    I appreciate your opinion on that, Erica, but I will ... More

  • I agree, Nicole. We, too, have numerous companies that ... More

  • Hi Anonymous: Sharing donor information with your ... More

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    Sharing confidential donor information with Board

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