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    Hi everyone,  It has been very heartening to see the AFP family come together in this Open Forum to support each other, both professionally and emotionally, as we deal with the COVID-19 crisis. The knowledge and advice that we've seen provided has really ...

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    Hi Jean, I think that in this environment there are a few questions that would determine if this is a successful model including past performance of these events, volunteer leadership, and your donor base. Typically I've seen organizations pivot away ...

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    Grant receipts?

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    Hey y'all!  We just received a grant award (my first ever!) and I'm wondering if we are supposed to send a tax receipt to the foundation that gave us the grant. Any advice is greatly appreciated! ------------------------------ Kelly Taft Development ...

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    Following! Jean, what made your virtual event successful, and how did you encourage your guests to interact? ------------------------------ Kelly Taft Development and Operations Coordinator (206)849-4911 ------------------------------

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    This may be a problem in email communications. But I thought your first request of him was to give you the products. So you selected his product to meet your needs. He says I don't give away product, but I will give you the money to buy the product you ...

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    Hi everyone. We're curious if anyone is doing virtual black-tie events where attendees are getting high-end restaurant delivery to go along with the event. We know of someone tied to our organization who is currently CEO of a very high profile organization, ...



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