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May 17 , 2011 

Manage and Engage Stakeholders Using CRM

 From the Learning Centre

Managing Relationships at Your Organization

No matter how small or big your nonprofit, relationships are critical to your success. After all, where would you be without the financial support of donors and funders, or the time and energy of volunteers? If trying to keep track of all the information feels overwhelming, you’re not alone - most people aren’t very good at remembering these kind of details. This is where technology can help. More...

Managing Constituent Relationships: Four Case Studies

These days, Constituent Relationship Management (CRM) is getting a lot of attention as a way to support the full picture of your relationship with each constituent, But what exactly is CRM and how can your organization implement it? Does it have to cost an arm and a leg? What changes will your organization need to make to support it? This article describes how four organizations have implemented CRM and what their experiences can mean for your organization. More...

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Organize Your Constituent Outreach with Dynamics CRM 2011

Microsoft_Dynamics_CRMDynamics CRM Server provides your organization with a shared database of constituent, donor, and communications records so your whole staff can have access to up-to-date contact information as well as a unified system for email, tasks, and scheduled outreach efforts. Available in two versions: Dynamics CRM Workgroup Server 2011 (supports up to 5 users) and Dynamics CRM Server 2011 (supports unlimited users). Both are CRM server applications designed to run on Windows Server 2008 or Windows Small Business Server 2008 in conjunction with Exchange Server.

Admin Fee: Workgroup Server-$111.00  CRM Server-$222

Eligibility: Qualified and Registered Charities and Nonprofits. Please read Microsoft Software Donations Program Guide to learn more.

Additional Information: For a summary of the available editions of Dynamics CRM 2011 and licensing alternatives, see the
Guide to Dynamics CRM Editions and Licensing.

 Upcoming Webinars
All About CRM's

Do you track your donors in a spreadsheet? Never heard the term "CRM" before? Have a CRM but find it doesn't fit well in your organization?

In this session you will learn what a Constituent Relationship Management (CRM) is (constituents can be donors, volunteers, etc.) and why it matters to nonprofits.

Presenter: Jane Zhang, Program Director at TechSoup Canada
Date: Thursday, May 19, 2011
Time: 1 p.m. Eastern time (11 a.m. Pacific Time)
Register now:

Past Webinars

 From the Blog & Hot Topics from the Web
 Community Events
Blogging for People Who Should

If you are doing work in the social sector and want people to know about it, this workshop is for you. Blogging for People Who Should is both a hands-on introduction to the science of blogging (the original “social media”) and a workshop on the art of telling your
story online in an authentic and engaging way. You will finish the
course with a working blog and a better understanding of how to make blogging work for you.

When: Wednesday evenings in June, starting June 1
Location: Centre for Social Innovation, 215 Spadina Ave, Toronto, ON
Price: $350 - save $75 when you register by May 23rd
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  Feature Download

Take a picture or make a short video of what you see on your computer monitor and share it instantly via web, email, IM, Twitter or your blog.

 Soup of the Week
Sopa de Lima

A belated Cinco de Mayo soup collected from the Yucatan region of Mexico.



Giftworks 2011 Standard
Fundraising and Donor Management Software 
Admin Fee: $27



Web-based donor contact management and fundraising softwared
Admin Fee: $63

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Share Your Story!

You have a good handle on all the amazing work your organization does - but is this being shared and celebrated? Knowing how to tell your organization’s story is the key to turning strangers into supporters - volunteers, donors, advocates and funders.

When: Tuesday June 14  Time: 5:30-7:30 pm
Location: CSI Spadina, 215 Spadina Ave, Toronto, ON
>>Register for Net Tuesday

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