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by Jason Burdette

Wish you could send a pledge form through DocuSign?

Gift Accounting is pleased to offer an enhanced service for routing and obtaining signatures for new commitments. Previously, completing an electronic pledge form meant printing, signing, and scanning. Now, we can route pledge forms through…
Credit Card being held gingerly.Tumisu from Pixabay
by Jason Burdette

How to protect donor payment information while working remotely

While our unique working environment is beginning to feel more normal than novel, there are business practices we need to rethink. At the top of Gift Accounting’s list is how to handle credit card information while working remotely. The…
Wendy Gaines Q&A
by Wendy Gaines

Q & A with Wendy Gaines (ABJ '92)

Learn a bit about Wendy Gaines (ABJ '92), Administrative Specialist for Corporate & Foundation Relations
by Melissa Lee

Building Trust Through Transparency

The field of donor relations and stewardship is relatively new. The practice has been occurring alongside fundraising in its entirety, but organizations didn’t see its success until they entered their second—or even third—round of campaigns. Often,…
by Abby Bryant

Paws for a Cause

Paws for a Cause is a new initiative started by Team Stewardship that centers on spreading acts of kindness and service throughout our community. 
Coffee with Kelly - Kelly Kerner DAR
by Kelly Kerner

Coffee with Kelly: Episode 2

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cQh6KuWsK8I We just celebrated another incredible fiscal year at UGA and in this division. As campus comes back to life for the fall semester, we are reminded of why we do what we do. Let that be our inspiration…
SIC 'Em Awards
by Andrea Parris

Why you should nominate your colleagues for a Sic'Em Award

Servant Leadership, Innovation, Commitment… How do we embody these values? This is an important question we have been asking our DAR directors, colleagues and leaders over the past 18 months. We launched our Sic ‘Em Awards and Recognition…
Shannyn Smith feature photo
by Shannyn Smith

Q&A with Shannyn Smith

Check out our Q&A with Shannyn Smith, UGA Development & Alumni Relations' new Assistant Director of Foundation Relations!
Giving Week trailer
by Evan Tighe

Giving Week

On the eve of G-Day 2019, Head Football Coach Kirby Smart called on the Bulldog Nation to show our UGA pride and support our great university. And so the inaugural UGA Giving Week began. Counting all donations from April 19-27, Giving Week was…
Sorting through clothes
by Holly Weimer

Let it Go, Let it Go! Tidying up Your Portfolio

I have watched Disney’s Frozen more times than I care to admit, and I can’t help but channel my inner Queen Elsa when I encourage fundraisers to “let go” of prospects in their portfolio. It might not be all about raging inner storms…