Pitch the Spreadsheets: 7 Tips for selecting a Nonprofit CRM

You’ve been carefully tracking your donor’s data on meticulously organized Excel spreadsheets with military-like precision for years. They have become such an integral part of your job that you can’t fathom what you would do without these color-coded, alphabetically-organized, formulized rows and columns. Leaving your spreadsheets in the hands of someone else is enough to raise your stress level and your blood pressure. But the amount of data is getting overwhelming as your organization continues to grow and you realize that your tedious – yet cherished - methods are outdated.

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New Fiscal Year? Not to Fear!

About this time every year, a host of ResultsPlus customers have just completed their fiscal year. The business office and/or accountant begins to wrap things up, formulate totals, reconcile accounts, and generate financial reports. Collectively, this is termed ‘closing the year’ and it usually involves some reconciliation between the accounting office and the development office.

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4th of July Philanthropy

This year, America is turning 239 years old! That’s 239 years that we have celebrated freedom in this country. There are so many 4th of July traditions that people and families around the U.S. adhere to in order to commemorate the day of America’s independence. Parades, copious amounts of Red, White and Blue, fireworks, cook-outs with friends and family – These are all fun ways that many Americans celebrate.

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