Antonia Kurtz

Giving thanks: Ideas for how to show your supporters that you care around the holidays

You know how to show your family and friends that you care about them around the holidays – Making your family’s favorite pumpkin pie or picking out presents for your friends is a staple. However, the end of the year is a great time to show your donors, volunteers and other supporters that you appreciate… Read more

‘Trick-or-treat!’ Shop for your nonprofit’s sweet new CRM without getting any tricks

This time of year, little ones are picking out costumes, planning their trick-or-treating groups and generally getting excited for Halloween. And if you’re like me, this time of year can make you nostalgic for the Halloween of your childhood. The autumn also marks an important time for nonprofit technology. After a summer full of conferences… Read more

Understanding data services – A short Q&A

Q. What are data services? A. Data services help to make sure you have the most up to date information for your records. Data services append or add data to your records to make sure you have the most up to date, accurate information about your records. Popular data services include: National Change of Address… Read more

What your nonprofit should know about the new Canadian anti-SPAM law (CASL)

You have your list perfected, your enewsletter proofread, and your test email looks great. Is your snazzy bulk email ready to be sent to the masses? Maybe not. The new Canadian Anti-SPAM Law (CASL) will start being enforced on July 1st, 2014. If you send any emails to Canadian email addresses, or if any of… Read more

Database mythbusters: Common misconceptions nonprofits have about CRM software

Many nonprofits that have settled into a CRM system will say that they had preconceived notions about CRMs while shopping that ended up to not be true. Try to avoid some of the pitfalls of not having the right information by reading some common misconceptions about why nonprofits don’t think they need a CRM below… Read more