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COVID-19 as Advancement's innovation opportunity

How Advancement professionals can embrace the changes made by the pandemic and build a template for the future

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Staying engaged with recent grads in the age of social distancing

How to digitally connect with young alumni and cultivate donor relationships when in-person opportunities aren't an option

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Realigning fundraising efforts to support student success and well-being

Advancement teams have been tasked with raising funds to support immediate student needs during the global pandemic. Here's how they can realign campaigns to best support students.

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A forward-thinking approach to advancement

UAB uses technology to increase efficiency, engagement, and communication with its alumni.

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Meeting advancement needs now and for the future

Why the University of Idaho chose Ellucian CRM Advance.

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Creating a culture of philanthropy

The University of Denver engages students from day one.

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Why do recent alumni give?

A recent graduate shares her reasons for giving and how personalised communications made a difference.

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Past, present and future: How OSUF is transforming advancement

One year ago, OSUF went live with Ellucian CRM Advance in a move to modernise its operations. We look back on their year of notable successes and explore the ongoing role of CRM in their development strategy, internal processes, donor relations, and future initiatives.

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How to build an engagement scoring programme

Engagement scoring holds the future of giving strategies, and getting started is easier than you think.