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    I have a question:  What if in one week you only receive a few checks totaling $95. Would you run a deposit for those funds and thank those people as soon as the funds are deposited? Or would you wait until you had more checks to deposit but send the ...

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    RE: How are your new donor numbers?

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    This message was posted by a user wishing to remain anonymous Thanks very much for sharing!

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    We did a beautiful mosaic mural for a donorwall at my last school (Fayeweather.org). We invited donors, alumni, students and parents to help create it-- from design to laying on the tiles. I don't know if this is what you mean by interactive, but it was ...

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    QR Codes

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    The University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law Foundation would like to create a QR code that it can print on event material.  Has anyone used a free or economical service for this?  I'm doing the normal Google research but would be happy to have ...

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    RE: Board Won't Budge

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    This message was posted by a user wishing to remain anonymous That is very disheartening and your frustration is completely warranted. If I were in your shoes, I would start looking for a new job. You have 10 years experience as a Director of Development ...

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    Wonderful, thank you for the info, Jeff! ------------------------------ Lindsey White Director of Development (303)895-5329 ------------------------------

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