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February 6, 2020
By cividesk Filed under Training

Become an expert in CiviEvent by participating in Cividesk's beginner and intermediate level Events training sessions during the week of February 10th.

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February 6, 2020
By dev-team Filed under v5.x, Release

CiviCRM version 5.22.0 is now out and ready to download.

This is a regular monthly release.

Upgrade now for the most stable CiviCRM experience:

To download CiviCRM 5.22: https://civicrm.org/download

Users of the CiviCRM Extended Security Releases (ESR) do not need to upgrade, as there are no ESR-specific bugfixes or security issues at the moment.

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February 4, 2020
By HeatherOliver Filed under CiviCamp

It's only 4 weeks until CiviCamp Birmingham (UK)! Are you ...

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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 Members, Partners, Case studies and user stories

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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