View of UGA campus at sunset
by Cherie Carlson Duggan

Principal Gifts at UGA

Are “principal gifts” the same thing as “major gifts” ... only bigger? Sort of. But they are also different and often share some common characteristics. I recently looked at all donors who had made gifts of $5M+ to UGA since FY13.…
Albany State's Advancement Team
by Jill Walton

How ‘Bout Them Rams? – Working with Albany State’s advancement team

Our leadership team met with colleagues from Albany State University to share, learn and find opportunities to work together.
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by Patrick Knowles

Tips on Identifying Planned Giving Prospects

People assume that when identifying the ideal planned giving prospect, they are describing an older generation that attends the early bird restaurant specials and the local bingo hour. Yes, planned giving prospects tend to be an older population,…
Screenshot of Development Toolkit 2021
by Clarke Schwabe

UGA Development Toolkit: Spring 2021 Update

The Development Toolkit has received its annual spring update, and this is a big one! Let's break down what's been added.
by Elizabeth Elmore

A Georgia Magazine Primer for DAR Staff 

Here’s a peek behind the curtain on how MARCOMM leverages GA Mag to encourage engagement and financial support for UGA
by Michelle Versfeld

Collaboration Spotlight: GCS Celebration

The Georgia Commitment Scholarship Program was designed for collaboration. It’s only fitting the GCS Celebration would be the same.
by Kelly Kerner

Kelly's Vlog: September 2020

We're back on campus, and while things may look different, virtual life hasn't changed our values. Now more than ever, the world needs Bulldogs.
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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…
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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