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27 September, 2018
By Detlev
Filed under CiviCamp

CiviCRM-Anwender, -Implementierer und -Interessierte zusammenbringen: Das ist das Ziel der CiviCamps, die von der CiviCRM-Community auf der ganzen Welt veranstaltet werden.

Nachdem es im letzten Jahr ein CiviCamp im Köln gab, hat diesmal Software für Engagierte e.V. die Initiative übernommen: Weil es in Halle und Leipzig besonders viele CiviCRM-Anwender gibt, organisieren wir das nächste CiviCamp hier. Besonders charmant dabei: Das Peißnitzhaus e.V., in dem das CiviCamp stattfindet, arbeitet selbst mit CiviCRM!

Was ist ein „CiviCamp“?...

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27 September, 2018
Filed under Training

If you missed the Cividesk online training course, the Fundamentals of Membership Management in August, we have scheduled another session for this Tuesday, October 2nd from 9 to 11 am am MT.  This informative course covers all the basics of managing memberships and will help you get off to a great start using CiviMember.

Click here for more details and to register.  Please email training manager and instructor Susan Engeman if you...

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25 September, 2018
By Eileen
Filed under Architecture

As our North American colleagues (and those who have made the big trip over there) head into the governance sprint now seems like a good time to recap on product maintenance in CiviCRM. Product maintenance, as I discuss, is the monthly routine processes we do to incorporate patches & contributions into the CiviCRM product. This blog is kinda long & weedsy - so if it’s not for you then take a look at this baby octopus instead.

 

Since 2016...

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23 September, 2018
Filed under Training

Join Cividesk on Wednesday, September 26th at 9 am PT/ 10 am MT/ 11 am CT/ 12 pm ET for this informative 2 hour online session that will cover best practices for organizing membership renewals in CiviCRM.  This class is recommended as the next step in your CiviCRM training for those who have taken the "Fundamentals of Membership Management" session. 

Click here for more information or to register for this training session "Organizing a Membership Renewal...

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21 September, 2018
Filed under Community, Meetups

On Tuesday 11 September 2018 we had quite an enjoyable and interesting CiviCRM meetup in Antwerp.

     

A total of 32 participants gathered at the University of Antwerp Middelheim campus to share their stories around CiviCRM.

We did an introduction to CiviCRM for the people new to CiviCRM or deciding if they wanted to start using it, there was a session on memberships for...

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21 September, 2018
Filed under Community, Teams

Diet Civi is a new "working" group within the CiviCRM community.

 

Our main objectives are to

  • improve CiviCRM’s ability to support a variety of different workflows on the common core data model.

  • define, coordinate, foster, and fund projects to achieve this.

 

Our aim is to represent the partners and community members that recognize themselves more or less in the...

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17 September, 2018
By guyiac
Filed under CiviCamp, Training

CiviCamp Hartford 2018 is coming this coming Monday, 9/24, and for only $30 will feature:

  • an amazing 15 sessions
  • lightening talks
  • a community bar (to get help with your CiviCRM issues)
  • a keynote address by Project Manager Joshua Gowans
  • lunch
  • two coffee breaks
  • an on-site end-of-day reception with a complimentary drink ticket.

The iconic Connecticut Science Center is...

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16 September, 2018
By ramesh

 

I had always been thinking of developing a mobile app for CiviCRM and in the process of achieving the same, I have released an initial version of my mobile app just for Android named as SMARTCIVI.

What is Smartcivi?

Smartcivi is an Android mobile application for CiviCRM which is used for displaying CiviCRM content in Mobile Application – For now smartcivi is just a read only application.

In this version of SmartCivi you will have the following option listing a basic information of CiviCRM Data in the...

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12 September, 2018
Filed under Release
This latest CiviCRM 5.5 release is now ready to download. 

RELEASE NOTES:

Big thanks to Andrew Hunt from AGH Strategies for putting up together release notes for this version. 
The release notes for 5.5 can be accessed here.
 

SPECIAL THANKS:

Complete list of 5.5 contributors (it's...
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11 September, 2018
Filed under Extensions

It's here! Thanks to over $16,000 contributed by 24 individuals and organizations, we are pleased to announce the official release of the Contact Layout Editor. The success of this Make-It-Happen campaign is a tribute to the power of the CiviCRM user community coming together to create something that benefits everyone. Originally seed funded by the Wikimedia Foundation (BIG thanks to WMF for this!), the Contact Layout Editor MIH went on to raise funds from these incredible...

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