AFP Discussion Threads

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AFP International Discussions

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    PayPal alternatives

    With PayPal's recent fee increase, what are alternatives ... More

  • Stephanie KImmel's response below is insightful. When ... More

  • I would be hesitant to assume that adding more programs ... More

  • Since they're opting to make an additional donation ... More

  • I'd ask your board to create a development committee, ... More

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    RE: Event photos

    We've only done this kind of thing for minors who are ... More

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    RE: Funding Buckets

    Don't let the accounting department run your nonprofit. ... More

  • A few things jump to mind: 1. As a potential donor, ... More

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    Funding Buckets

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

  • I think for business leaders, you'll get the most in ... More

  • I would invite smaller gift-in-kind donors if you are ... More

  • Are these individuals, or businesses? In my experience, ... More

  • It really depends on what you mean - there are a lot ... More

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    Free Survey Websites

    Hello all, We are looking for free survey platforms ... More

  • Please share how you have recognized donors to a comprehensive ... More

  • Hi Casey: How does VolunteerHub's pricing work?  We ... More

  • We are trying to understand how to maximize what Salesforce ... More

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    Lunch time fundraising

    Do you think that a university fundraiser at a breakfast ... More

  • Hi Sarah, I'm the OP and am not so nervous anymore ... More

  • I have customers who are interested in using either ... More

  • The best source (that I know of) that tracks compensation ... More

  • Hey Lynda! Thanks for being consistent and persistent!  ... More

  • Hello Everyone, I am curious if your organization ... More

  • Hi Leslie, this sounds like a great idea! Depending ... More

  • Hi Mark,  Check out , a ... More

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    RE: AFPLead

    Hello, Heather, I attended the first LEAD (at the ... More

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    Charity Engine

    Does anyone use Charity Engine for fundraising data ... More

  • We just finished a large renovation of our public library. ... More

  • We use VolunteerHub. It's user friendly and allows ... More

  • We use Mon Ami for our volunteer software and it reports ... More

  • Hi, Emily, I assume the winning team must earn ... More

  • I'm SO interested to see if anyone knows the answer ... More

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    Recommendations for Renovation Campaign

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

  • Good Morning Members, I am a new member of AFP. My ... More

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    RE: Grant Writers: Recruiting, Rates, Returns

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

  • We are having an event in August that includes an evening ... More

  • I am located in the greater Boston area. I pay a Boston-based ... More

  • The last organization I was with implemented Bloomerang. ... More

  • Hi, Emily,   I read case studies at ... More

  • Some of the steps involved include: --Screening your ... More

  • Following: We are looking into the same issues as ... More

  • Thanks for posting, Nikki. I am in need of this information ... More

  • We have referred many of our clients to Advancement ... More

  • I'll weigh in with another resource you may find helpful: ... More

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    PCI Compliance requirements

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

  • We have used Salesforce for many years and are looking ... More

  • Hello! I recently started at an agency in January that ... More

  • Hi Mark, There are lots of resources out there for ... More

  • You could also try weekly prizes and prizes for individuals ... More

  • Mark:  Here's a great resource for you - it's a great ... More

  • Hello, I'll give it a go. Is your membership society ... More

  • Hi Emily. I would keep recognizing your top team but ... More

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

  • I am trying to learn more about the Grant Writing space.   ... More

  • Hi Emily, What a great team to have! I wonder if ... More

  • Hi! I agree with waiting. I had a donor come into our ... More

  • Hi Mark,  I would love to chat with you and share ... More

  • Hi Mark, check out Toolkit Talks: All About Capital ... More

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    Good morning all: I am considering attending ... More

  • I look forward to learning from your post / responses ... More

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    Capital Campaign Pre-Planning in 2022 - Where to B ...

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  • We previously used Coinbase or BitPay, but after I ... More

  • Hello Everyone... My organization is transitioning ... More

  • I would be happy to visit with you about this at your ... More

  • When donors make a donation online does it not collect ... More

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    Starting a Foundation...Or Not?

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

  • Happy to be of help. All the best, Norm ... More

  • We do a large 5K fundraiser every year for the community ... More

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    RE: Event photos

    In addition to the great ideas already provided about ... More

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