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Your mission is to serve the community. Without money, you cannot achieve this goal.  You work hard to be awarded grants for your organization, and your mission is going great!

Fast forward in time to where the State is late reimbursing you on the funds you spent for the grants last month. Due dates for your organization’s bills are getting close and still no reimbursement. As an Executive Director or Board Member, you want to achieve your organization’s mission so you move some money around to ensure that the bills are paid and everything continues to flow as smoothly as possible.

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Donation Matters

WHAT you do after you have your donor’s check in hand matters more now than ever before.

Why?  Donors want to feel a part of your mission and they want transparency.

What happens next?

Someone from your office mails them a generic thank you card saying their donation was appreciated and is tax deductible.  Good enough?  Not even close.

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