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    RE: How to determine FMV for Auction Sponsors

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  • This group is such a wealth of knowledge, I'm hoping ... More

  • Jennifer, If I was you I would carefully determine ... More

  • Jennifer, If I was you I would carefully determine ... More

  • Leslie - First, know that your challenge is not new ... More

  • Anyone can use FreeWill and choose an organization, ... More

  • Hi Kiriakis, We are hosting our first golf tournament ... More

  • Definitely 'legit'! They offer a great way to generate ... More

  • Hi Caleb, like all others have said, FreeWill is legitimate. ... More

  • We tried a couple new things to raise a little extra ... More

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  • Hi Kevin -- I don't think there's any issue of legality ... More

  • HI Caleb, I've done a variety of Freewill webinars ... More

  • They are. The team puts on an amazing assortment of ... More

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  • Hi Kiriakis, One of my clients has an amazing, annual ... More

  • FreeWill is definitely legit and that's great that ... More

  • Freewill is definitely legit. We use them at Old Sturbridge ... More

  • I'm in a similar situation, and the biggest reason ... More

  • Hi Caleb, FreeWill is a legitimate business. My org ... More

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  • It sounds like you're running into a few different ... More

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  • Hi folks, A question came up about recording donations ... More

  • Do you know if Freewill.com is legit? Got the following ... More

  • Hi all,  Any suggestions on contests or something ... More

  • Hi, Jennifer, It is never easy to say "no," but you ... More

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  • As the fundraising database manager for my organization, ... More

  • I had our donation platform block the IP address from ... More

  • Hi Tara, It does sound very odd. Question: if your ... More

  • Hi, Tara. At a former org I learned that our payment ... More

  • Zach, About 3 years ago, we revamped our Professional ... More

  • Hi Tara, I'm not sure I have the best advice, but we ... More

  • Good day, We are seeking for a donor to fund a hospital ... More

  • There really wasn't a dilemma. I agreed to serve one ... More

  • Do you have an opinion or experience regarding a sponsor ... More

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  • I have been brought in to a growing Community Foundation ... More

  • I'm hoping someone may have advice for a very odd situation. ... More

  • Hi! We started using Fundraise Up recently, and have ... More

  • Hi All- I learned there may be a few AFP chapters ... More

  • Jessica --  What is your CRM?  Does Funraise integrate ... More

  • Have seen a few mention Every Action/Fast Action. I'm ... More

  • Hi Bethany,  We have been using Funraise for about ... More

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  • Hello, I'm development director for a wolf sanctuary. ... More

  • We switched to Classy from Click & Pledge last year ... More

  • We recently chose Humanitru to manage donors and volunteers, ... More

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  • The AFP library has excellent books on getting started ... More

  • Hi, Tracy,   We're developing a tool because the bigger ... More

  • Hey there, Paying attention to this as well as right ... More

  • Attached is a document that directly relates to ethical ... More

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  • Hello all, I'm not sure if this been posted ... More

  • Good morning, Thank you for reaching out! ... More

  • thanks Amanda, those are nice easy ways to engage. ... More

  • Here is a link to keep up with the annual change of ... More

  • I think it depends on the size of your organization ... More

  • Hi Miriam,  Looks like you got some great peer guidance ... More

  • Hello, Andrea - Here's a possibly extreme ethical issue ... More

  • Hello! My organization (budget approx. $10M/year, ... More

  • Dear Colleagues, Major Gifts Ramp-Up, a national digital ... More

  • We are considering investing in a research tool to ... More

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  • We don't generally publish donor lists, but recently ... More

  • I once had an ED who told me that my job is to raise ... More

  • Hi Donna, Our organization specializes in nonprofit ... More

  • Hi T. I would recommend reaching out to Empreinte ... More

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    RE: Fundraising Software

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