Colleague® Advancement

Colleague® Advancement

It’s never been a more exciting -- and challenging -- time for advancement leaders in higher education.  As the competition for funds intensifies, your institution must cultivate valuable alumni and community relationships, looking for opportunities to help your institution’s financial future.  Nurturing these relationships requires a strong outreach program, a complete understanding of constituent needs and concerns, well-planned events, and meaningful communication.

Colleague® Advancement helps you target your constituencies and be more effective with your solicitation strategies. You can easily manage demographic and key relationship information, maintain detailed histories of giving, determine patterns, and personalize stewardship communications for maximum effect.  Equipped with this information, you can effectively recognize donors and successfully move constituents through the cultivation process.

Colleague Advancement also has detailed analytics and dashboards, helping you understand how each campaign is progressing, and makes it possible to relate performance data to particular fundraising activities and associated events.

With Colleague Advancement, your institution can:

  • Identify and solicit prospects
  • Cultivate strong relationships with constituents
  • Capture donor preferences and personalize communications
  • Build intelligent campaign trees
  • Process pledges, gifts, pledge payments, matching gifts, and recurring donations
  • Offer self-service to make giving easy

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