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Getting Your Altru Merchandise Department Ready for the Holidays

The holidays are right around the corner! One of the first things I think about when summer ends is that the holiday season is right around the corner. The reason this comes to mind is that I spent 9 years as the Director of Sales at the New Theater Restaurant in Overland Park, KS.  During […]

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Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and Now … #GivingTuesday

Have you noticed the last few years that Thanksgiving weekend has become a bit longer? No, I am not referring to folks tacking on a few days to get the travelling out the way and spend extra quality time with friends and family — I am referring to #GivingTuesday  (December 2 this year). #GivingTuesday was […]

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User Roles in Blackbaud Merchant Services

Blackbaud Merchant Services (BBMS) allows multiple people from your organisation to log in and view information relating to their department. For example, you’re the administrator so you have full access; however, you want your finance folk to have a log in so they can generate reports only and not have access to any other feature, […]

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3.19 New Feature: Come an’ Get Your Combos!

One feature I am really excited about coming in Altru 3.19 is online combos! To start with I must confess, I am a big fan of combos – whether at the Chipotle counter or a museum front desk! Combination tickets for those curious, is the ability for us to sell tickets to two or more events […]

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New Security Roles Coming in 3.19

Building upon the momentum from the last Altru release, I am happy to announce that 4 new system roles are being included in the upcoming Altru release. Our goal is to continue to fill in the security gaps and introduce additional system roles. We tried to balance adding new roles that restricted what users could […]

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Signed, Sealed, Delivered: The Many Ways to Use Altru’s Write a Letter from Template Feature

With Altru’s 3.19 release, you can create pre-formatted templates to send a single constituent a letter. This was a feature requested by many members of the Altru community, and there’s a lot of ways you can use this function for fundraising, membership, major giving, and even group sales and facility rentals. The Write a Letter from […]

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