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A campaign framework for fundraising in a changing economy

In this COVID-19 era, does the traditional concept of a campaign still apply? Learn strategies for pivoting fundraising campaigns during a pandemic.

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How philanthropy can amplify outcomes for higher education

Discover how the advancement team at University of Virginia is pivoting to better serve their community during the coronavirus pandemic.

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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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What Miami University learned from alumni engagement scoring

From choosing criteria to tailoring your outreach, check out these tips and lessons learned from a university that’s been there.

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Cultivating women donors: How to appeal to this critical demographic

Learn the common myths about women in philanthropy and what motivates their giving.

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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 modernize 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 institutions can take their Day of Giving to the next level

Take your institutions annual day of giving to the next level with these helpful tips.