Development Blog

Operating the only accredited co-educational school in Afghanistan presented unique challenges to the goals of our organization.  Among those challenges were, "how to effectively reach the various audiences of...

If you have ever lead and coordinated a fundraising event there are several things going through your head.  One of the first things most fundraising executives stress over is will anybody show up.  Here are a few things to ensure your...

Where is your treasure?

That is a question our staff at Donor Depot has been asking lately.  Come to find out the churches we serve have been asking this question for centuries.  What we have discovered is the church has always...

Do you ever wonder what would happen if you were not able to track failed online transactions?  Recently we had an international ministry who had a major gift donor attempt to make a $1,500 donation online.  The card declined, but the...

Stand in the Gap Ministries struggled with the challenges of making ACT!, a salesforce CRM, accommodate their fundraising management needs. Not only was ACT! inconsistent with their management needs, they had no means of allowing concurrent users...

It is a well known fact in the CiviCRM community that the email builder NEEDS IMAGE UPLOAD ABILITY!  You've got tinymce, fckeditor, ckeditor, but we still can't upload images!

While several solutions have been proposed,...

When tasked to add the ability to add custom fields to the Honor / Memorial section of a CiviCRM donation page, our first thoughts were:  "Well, you can just create custom fields, put them in a profile, and add those to the...