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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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    It's time I freshen up the case statement, and I don't want to rely on my own knowledge and experience alone, if you have statements you find particularly effective cutting-edge guides to writing them, or recent research on effectively making your case, ...

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    I'm actually of the mindset of an early date. Like most, I used to always have my letters land just before Thanksgiving.  Now I am recommending to my clients that they shoot for a late September, early October timeframe. ------------------------------ ...

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    I always try to time mine to arrive in November, a bit before Thanksgiving. I think you are spot on about waiting. I observe a lot of anxiety from people who are both tired of politics and the pandemic. And now, there is all the chatter over the U.S. ...

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    We used Zoom's breakout rooms to get the Interactive response from our donors. We put the live stream in each feed and kept the donors at 20 per session. This was small enough they could chat with one another, big enough to keep the energy in the rooms. ...

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    Hi Richard, Thank you so much for your reply.  I apologize for my delay in responding.  I had been out sick and hadn't realized that anyone had responded to my post. We have a Vimeo account and already have one video segment saved there that we want ...



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