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January 29, 2020
By cividesk Filed under Training

If you are new to CiviCRM or need more formal training on how to manage your contacts, join Cividesk on February 6th at 9 am MT/ 11 am ET for our 2-hour online training session, the Fundamentals of Contact Management. 

This live session will provide a great introduction to adding new contacts, searching, relationships, creating groups/tags and much more!

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January 29, 2020
By AlanDixon Filed under Tools

Like all interesting questions, this has three worthwhile answers: yes, no, and maybe. Let's explore them all.

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January 22, 2020
By cividesk Filed under Training

Want to learn more about the CiviVolunteer extension that makes it easy to manage and track volunteers, whether it be an on-going volunteer project or a specific event?

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January 20, 2020
By ErikHommel Filed under Marketing and Promotion

In october 2019 I spend a few days with the community at the Summit in Barcelona, and it was inspiring as usual! On the way back out of all the things we discussed two themes kept going around in my head. The first was the need for more marketing material that was felt by all present, and the second one was that in my opinion CiviCRM = software + community.

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January 16, 2020
By cividesk Filed under Training

Join Cividesk on Tuesday, January 21st at 9 am MT/11 am ET for the online training "Organizing a Membership Renewal Campaign". This 2-hour training session will guide you through all the steps necessary for preparing for a membership renewal drive using CiviCRM.

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January 13, 2020
By Matt Dunne Filed under Drupal 8, Members, Partners, Case studies and user stories, Drupal

For a nonprofit, raising enough funds to do the most good is at the forefront of goal setting this new year. Direct and recurring donations have always been time-proven and effective ways to achieve this goal. But how can a nonprofit differentiate themselves and maximize the revenue available to aid their cause? Adding an e-commerce store with profitable products that both connect to your organization’s vision and add funds to fuel your efforts can be a game-changer.

 

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January 9, 2020
By colemanw Filed under Form Builder

The Core Team has been hard at work on the new Form Builder for CiviCRM. Code-named "Afform" (the Affable Administrative Angular Form Framework) - the project is growing into a robust app for composing forms for all different purposes.

After months of development we're happy to announce the first public Alpha release, which you can download and try for yourself at https://lab.civicrm.org/extensions/afform/-/tags

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January 7, 2020
By Stoob Filed under Extensions

Let's ring in the New Year by spinning some new hits and timeless classics for the dancefloor at this CiviCRM extension party. 

//record scratching sound//  Wait, what's an extension, you ask?

It's an add-on so your Civi can do more things in better ways. 

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January 7, 2020
By cividesk Filed under Training

Start the new year off by getting in shape with CiviCRM!  Cividesk is offering one week of intensive online training for new users of CiviCRM.  Take advantage of this special discounted offer if you sign up for four or more classes during the week. 

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