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    RE: United Way designated gifts

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    This message was posted by a user wishing to remain anonymous Hi,  In these situations we track these gifts the other way around in our database, i.e., we credit the gift to the donor and in this circumstance would soft credit United Way. I am also ...

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    Hello, if you have any fun/successful/unique ideas for thank you gifts to major donors send them over! Thank you so much! Stephanie

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    I would sit down with someone from HR and review the employee handbook, which should spell out these sorts of things. Nothing you've described seems "off" to me, although all organizations have their own policies and procedures for things like snow days. ...

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    Erica Waasdorp has the best information I have seen on monthly giving, this is her website . ------------------------------ Amy Hansen Donor Relations Officer (612)871-0005 EXT 232 ------------------------------

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    RE: Correct Compensation

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    This message was posted by a user wishing to remain anonymous All of these comments are very helpful!  I just have a couple more questions.  My pay stub states that I am a salary employee and I have to fill out a time sheet. Should that make sense ...

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    Yes, thank you. ------------------------------ [Annie] [Sweeney] [Manager, Individual Giving] [annie.sweeney@ahcinc.org] ------------------------------

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