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What Are the Best Resources for Prospect Research on Home and Neighborhood Values?

When researching a potential prospect, one important aspect of the wealth capacity estimate is the value of the prospect’s property and home(s). There are several ways to gather this information, but the two that I most commonly use are assessed value and market value. For Assessed Value: Tax Assessors’ Websites Tax assessors’ websites (you can… Read More

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Five Reasons You Should Visit Boston This Summer

There is something special about the team here at EverTrue. We’re a passionate bunch—driven by our core mission to help nonprofits succeed—but there is something else that bonds us together; we’re Bostonians through and through. We love our city for its charm, its strong character and for its culture of fostering innovation. We may suffer… Read More

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Product Release Notes: May 2016

The end of the fiscal year is fast approaching for many advancement teams—and here at EverTrue, we’ve been working hard to pack as many updates into our platform as possible to help you with the final push. This month, we shipped several new features to make you more successful, including general platform improvements and updates to our annual giving… Read More

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Fundraising Today and Tomorrow: An Interview With Bob Miller, VP of Advancement at Loyola Academy

This series of short conversations with advancement leaders gives us a peek into exciting new projects, their thoughts on the challenges facing our industry, and a vision of the future of fundraising. Bob Miller Vice President of Advancement at Loyola Academy Tell us who you are in 50 words or less. I’m driven by the… Read More

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5 Alumni Reunion Ideas to Upgrade Your Game in 2016

In the age of Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, what happens at reunion doesn’t necessarily stay there. And that’s a good thing for your alumni relations team. Although sometimes you wish alumni didn’t feel the need to share all the debauchery, having a robust amount of user-generated content can never hurt. But what can you do… Read More

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Salem State and EverTrue Present On the Power of Social Data at NEDRA 2016

  Have you ever thought to yourself, “If I just had more time, more resources, more staff…?” Last spring, that’s exactly what our friends at Salem State University were thinking as they entered their first ever comprehensive campaign with a goal of $25 million. Today, Salem State has surpassed the $21 million mark and isn’t… Read More

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Why Your Annual Fund Strategy Should Include Real-Time Marketing

Just a few weeks ago, Villanova University and the University of Connecticut reached the pinnacle of NCAA sports. Villanova won the Men’s Basketball Championship (on an improbable shot), and UConn won yet another Women’s National Championship. Alumni of each school felt huge amounts of pride—and most likely spent a lot of time reading and talking… Read More

Raise 2016

Introducing Raise 2016: Inspiring Innovation to Drive Advancement

  We are embarking on an exciting time; with new technology, resources and strategies that connect with donors and maximize giving potential like never before, the future of advancement is truly upon us. The team at EverTrue is not only thrilled by this progress, but we are also optimistic about the opportunity for innovation that… Read More

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How Technology Is Reshaping Advancement Collaboration [The EverTrue Evangelist]

My development career began long before Al Gore invented the Internet, back when prospect research meant going to the library to look up newspaper articles on microfiche or to search old S&P stock filings. Gift officers viewed researchers as glorified librarians—a source of information to be tapped when needed, but not necessarily a strategic part… Read More