Why Community Colleges Need to Prioritise Alumni Outreach

We hear it time and time again, community colleges don’t have the manpower nor the budget to track and engage alumni. Often, the reason alumni aren not getting tracked is simply due to the common misconception that these alumni don’t feel tied to their community colleges and are therefore unlikely to get involved in any way. Read more about Why Community Colleges Need to Prioritise Alumni Outreach[…]

The Importance of Preventing the Lost Alumni Problem

Finding lost alumni is a priority for many alumni departments, and understandably so. The more alumni that you identify, the greater your pool of prospective donors. Traditionally, lost alumni are considered those whose contact information including mailing address, email, or telephone number are unknown. In general though, lost alumni may also be those who aren’t Read more about The Importance of Preventing the Lost Alumni Problem[…]

Alumni Who Raise Funds with their Celebrations

Have you ever considered how much money is spent on gifts at a single celebration? Between close family members and well-intentioned friends – maybe $1000, $2000, more for a big milestone? A new fundraising trend is making it possible for individuals to transform their celebrations into a meaningful way to celebrate their special day. Celebration Read more about Alumni Who Raise Funds with their Celebrations[…]

Shortcomings of Social Media when Tracking & Engaging Alumni

At first glance, social media is an extremely attractive tool in 2017. The average person spends about 2 hours a day on social media – an impressive amount of time that seems to be increasing year on year [1]. So, of course you should be interested in what your alumni are doing on social media. What Read more about Shortcomings of Social Media when Tracking & Engaging Alumni[…]

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