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The Movement Strategy Center (MSC) is dedicated to transformative movement building. MSC seeks to create a movement ecosystem of deeply connected groups that share values and rely on each other to respond to the needs of impacted communities, advance policy solutions, and transform the lives of people on the frontlines of change.

CiviVolunteer is a powerful tool for managing volunteers inside your CiviCRM database. This means that you have all the great information about contacts in addition to their volunteer information.
With the new 2.0 version of CiviVolunteer comes a special profile to allow end users to share their volunteer interests with you:

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CiviCRM has switched from using a wiki and Flossmanuals for primary documentation to a new platform called readthedocs which also has a well thought out set of conventions to follow. This change is expected to faciliate documentation and the wiki will no longer be the main source, though it may be used for other purposes moving forward.
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Nicolas Ganivet, co-founder and principal at Cividesk, can attest that CiviCRM is so much more than software! In a recent feature for CiviCRM, Nicolas says, "My advice to any organization considering or using CiviCRM would be to look at the whole picture: as much as the software itself is superior to any other CRM for nonprofits (and...

There is still time to register for the 2016 CiviCon, May 31 through June 8, 2016! Visit https://colorado2016.civicrm.org/ for a complete list of sessions, the schedule, and FAQ's about the event.

The Conference (June 2 & 3) will be preceded by two days of role-specific training (May 31...

We often talk about how to import data from different sources in CiviCRM. However, another common need is to export data from CiviCRM. For example, we can export data to give to other organizations, to combine with other reporting data, to share with people who do not have access to CiviCRM, or  many other reasons. Our CiviTip for May 24, 2016 will teach you how to export data from...

Do you need some extra help cleaning up your data, segmenting contacts or creating reports that provide the data you need? Join us on Wednesday, May 25th at 10 am MDT for a two hour online class designed for current users of CiviCRM. Register here

Learn how to clean up duplicates...

Created in 1957, the Financial Professions Center is the trade organization for the finance professionals in France. Their mission is to help their members promoting their activities and to provide them with education opportunities. 
The Centre organizes every...

There are two competing interests when it comes to email. We all want our email to be delivered and yet we do not want to get spam.  80% of email traffic on the Internet is spam.  To combat this Internet Service Providers (ISPs) are trying to verify (authenticate) that...

We are excited to announce our new training opportunity Online Training: "Integrating CiviCRM with Drupal". 

This two-hour online training session is designed for current users of CiviCRM and Drupal that have some experience with the administration of both platforms and would like to learn how CiviCRM and Drupal work together. The...

Before every CiviCon there are trainings for both end-users and developers.  Steve Kessler, Customer Support Manager at Cividesk  is proud to be one of the three volunteer members of the end-user training team.  We are working hard to make changes to the curriculum to add relevancy and a better flow. 

You should consider taking this training if you are looking for knowledge about how to...

Learn how to Manage a Fundraising Campaign using CiviCRM during this interactive online training scheduled for Thursday, April 21st from 1 to 3 pm MT.

This project oriented class will cover all the steps necessary for creating a successful fundraising campaign in CiviCRM: cleaning and preparing data for the campaign outreach; creating an effective online donation page;...

Join us at CiviCon Colorado on June 2 & June 3 and don't miss Cividesk presentations!
Attending CiviCon is a wonderful experience, and we encourage you to join us there.

Thursday, June 2:

Organizations often want to be able to offer discounts on events or memberships. For example, your members may benefit from discounted pricing for your annual fundraiser. CiviDiscount is a robust extension to CiviCRM that allows you to create discount codes which users can redeem when making payments for a contribution or an event. In this blog post, we will cover how to use CiviDiscount...

The Douglas County Educational Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit which works with corporations and organizations to develop private resources to enrich education within Douglas County schools for the fulfillment of lifelong learning experiences of our students, citizens and community.
The Foundation achieves this mission by...

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