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Altru Fundraising Event Assigned Seating Tips and Tricks

As we approach the time of year in which many organizations host their Annual Gala, one ongoing struggle many organizations have is how to best manage seating arrangements at these events. The good news is that Altru has a fantastic seating arrangement feature which can be a big time saver!  This feature allows you to […]

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NYCID Program Offers Free Memberships to Residents, but At What Cost?

In September 2014, New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio announced that any resident of NYC could obtain a NYC ID (free of charge) and in turn, use that i.d. to receive benefits around the city, including free one year memberships to 33 cultural institutions in the five boroughs, including zoos, arts centers, art museums, […]

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Speed up Volunteer Timesheet Entries in Altru

Altru’s volunteer module is a versatile feature that helps us manage this key resource of your organization. Recently we posted a series on how we can leverage the configuration and processes of the volunteer module to best meet the needs of your organization. One key component of any volunteer program is keeping a track of […]

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Altru Training & Education – September 2015

It’s back-to-school time! For some of you that means a bit of relief from the busy summer season. For others, it’s just the start of working with school groups planning for the rest of their year. Either way, it’s often a transition in focus about this time of year. For Altru education, this month brings […]

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Setting Up OData in Altru and Excel

OData allows you to import data from Altru into other programs such as Microsoft Excel and Tableau in order to consume, share, and manipulate the data in pivot tables, power views, and dashboards. OData is available from any query in the system. You can share dashboards and charts created with OData with any user, regardless of their […]

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Leveraging Emails Collected via Altru Daily (and soon Advance) Sales

I am really excited about the recent Altru 4.4 release and the new (community driven if I may add!) feature of emailing receipts from Daily Sales. And yes, Advance Sales is also in the cards for an upcoming release! This will not only save paper and add efficiency, but now also opens up new opportunities […]

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